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Charles Irwin

Highest Rated: 83% The Black Swan (1942)

Lowest Rated: 60% Go West, Young Man (1936)

Birthday: Jan 31, 1887

Birthplace: Curragh, Ireland

Charles Irwin was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Irwin landed roles in various films, including the Paul Whiteman musical "King of Jazz" (1930), the Robert Montgomery action movie "Hell Below" (1933) and "The Mystery of Mr. X" (1934). He also appeared in the Wallace Beery adventure "Treasure Island" (1934), "The Moonstone" (1934) with David Manners and "The Gilded Lily" (1935) with Claudette Colbert. His film career continued throughout the thirties and the forties in productions like "The Light That Failed" (1939) with Ronald Colman, "Shadows on the Stairs" (1941) and the adaptation "International Squadron" (1941) with Ronald Reagan. He also appeared in "The Black Swan" (1942). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the comedy "The Luck of the Irish" (1948) with Tyrone Power, "Bomba on Panther Island" (1949) and the adventure "Bomba, The Jungle Boy" (1949) with Johnny Sheffield. He also appeared in the adventure "Challenge to Lassie" (1949) with Edmund Gwenn and the Errol Flynn western "Montana" (1950). Irwin was most recently credited in the Tim McIntire musical "American Hot Wax" (1978). Irwin passed away in January 1969 at the age of 82.

Highest rated movies

The Black Swan
The White Cliffs of Dover
China Seas
Desperate Journey
Go West, Young Man

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet 45% The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw Luke (Character) - 1958
No Score Yet 20% Captain Pirate Angus McVickers (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fort Vengeance Sgt. Saxon (Character) - 1953
No Score Yet 27% Montana MacKenzie (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 33% Challenge to Lassie Sergeant Major (Character) - 1949
No Score Yet 48% The Luck of the Irish Cornelius (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 38% My Wild Irish Rose Foote (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 71% Hangover Square Manager of King's Head Arms (Character) - 1945
80% 59% The White Cliffs of Dover Ben Kenney (Character) - 1944
83% 73% The Black Swan Sea Captain (Character) - 1942
67% 67% Desperate Journey Captain Coswick (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 55% Journey for Margaret Fairoaks (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Gorilla Man Police Inspector Cady (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Impersonation Yardly (Character) - 1942
No Score Yet 30% Shadows on the Stairs Constable (Character) - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sweepstakes Winner English Radio Announcer (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Light That Failed Soldier Model (Character) - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Captain Kidd's Treasure First Mate Palmer (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet 43% Lord Jeff Mr. Burke (Character) - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Another Dawn Kelly (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet The League of Frightened Men Augustus Farrell (Character) - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet And So They Were Married Tom Phillips (Character) - 1936
60% 20% Go West, Young Man Master of Ceremonies (Character) - 1936
80% 72% China Seas Bertie the Purser (Character) - 1935
No Score Yet 0% The Moonstone Inspector Cuff (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet 33% The Mystery of Mr. X Willis (Character) - 1934
No Score Yet No Score Yet Blind Adventure Bill (Character) - 1933
No Score Yet 67% Hell Below Buck Teeth Sergeant (Character) - 1933

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lassie O'Toole (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Timmy & Lassie Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Restless Gun Lem (Guest Star) 1959