Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole

Highest Rated: 95% Stormy Weather (1943)

Lowest Rated: 56% St. Louis Blues (1958)

Birthday: Mar 17, 1919

Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, USA

Nat King Cole's knack for jazz music and entertainment gave him quite the career in Hollywood. Cole started his acting career landing roles in such films as "The Blue Gardenia" (1953), the musical "Small Town Girl" (1953) with Jane Powell and "The Scarlet Hour" (1956) with Tom Tryon. He also appeared in the Errol Flynn adventurous drama "Istanbul" (1957). Known primarily for his acting, Cole contributed music to the drama "Autumn Leaves" (1956) with Joan Crawford. In the nineties, Cole devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Freshman" with Marlon Brando (1990), "Groundhog Day" (1993), "The Long Day Closes" (1993) starring Marjorie Yates and "This Boy's Life" (1993). Cole had a number of different projects under his belt in the early 2000s, including "Corky Romano" with Chris Kattan (2001), "Don't Say A Word" (2001) starring Michael Douglas, "In the Mood for Love" (2001) and "The Rookie" (2002) starring Dennis Quaid. Cole also provided music for "The Red Squirrel." Cole had two children. Nat King Cole passed away in February 1965 at the age of 48.

Highest rated movies

Cat Ballou
St. Louis Blues

Photos

Filmography

Movies

Credit
89% 74% Cat Ballou Shouter (Character) - 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Night of the Quarter Moon Cy Robbin (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Some of Manie's Friends Unknown (Character) - 1959
56% 79% St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 48% China Gate Goldie (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 60% Istanbul Danny Rice (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Basin Street Revue Self - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rhythm and Blues Revue Self - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rock and Roll Review Self - 1955
No Score Yet 13% Small Town Girl Self - 1953
95% 81% Stormy Weather Original Music - 1943

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Danny Kaye Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet What's My Line? Guest 1953 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Startime Unknown (Character) 1960