Lloyd Corrigan

Lloyd Corrigan

  • Highest Rated: 100% The Big Clock (1948)
  • Lowest Rated: 17% She-Wolf of London (The Curse of the Allenbys) (1946)
  • Birthday: Oct 16, 1900
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • The son of American actress Lillian Elliott, Lloyd Corrigan began working in films as a bit actor in the silent era. But Corrigan's heart was in writing and directing during his formative professional years. He was among Raymond Griffith's writing staff for the Civil War comedy Hands Up (1926), and later penned several of Bebe Daniels' Paramount vehicles. Corrigan worked on the scripts of all three of Paramount's "Fu Manchu" films (1929-30) starring Warner Oland; he also directed the last of the series, Daughter of the Dragon (1930). In contrast to his later light-hearted acting roles, Corrigan's tastes ran to mystery and melodrama in most of his directing assignments, as witness Murder on a Honeymoon (1935) and Night Key (1937). In 1938, Corrigan abandoned directing to concentrate on acting. A porcine little man with an open-faced, wide-eyed expression, Corrigan specialized in likable businessmen and befuddled millionaires (especially in Columbia's Boston Blackie series). This quality was often as not used to lead the audience astray in such films as Maisie Gets Her Man (1942) and The Thin Man Goes Home (1944), in which the bumbling, seemingly harmless Corrigan would turn out to be a master criminal or murderer. Lloyd Corrigan continued acting in films until the mid '60s; he also was a prolific TV performer, playing continuing roles in the TV sitcoms Happy (1960) and Hank (1965), and showing up on a semi-regular basis as Ned Buntline on the long-running western Wyatt Earp (1955-61).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

71% It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Mayor 1963
96% The Manchurian Candidate Holborn Gaines 1962
No Score Yet Hidden Guns Judge Wallis 1956
No Score Yet Fresh from Paris Alfred Gaylord 1955
No Score Yet The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters Anton 1954
89% Son of Paleface Doc Lovejoy 1952
No Score Yet Ghost Chasers Edgar 1951
No Score Yet The Last Outpost Mr. Delacourt 1951
No Score Yet New Mexico Judge Wilcox 1951
85% Cyrano de Bergerac Ragueneau 1950
No Score Yet My Friend Irma Goes West Sharpie 1950
No Score Yet Dancing in the Dark John Barker 1949
No Score Yet Blondie Hits the Jackpot J.B. Hutchins 1949
No Score Yet The Girl From Jones Beach Mr. Evergood 1949
No Score Yet The Return of October Dutton 1948
57% A Date with Judy Pop Scully 1948
No Score Yet Mr. Reckless Hugo Denton 1948
100% The Big Clock Mckinley 1948
No Score Yet Stallion Road Ben Otis 1947
No Score Yet The Ghost Goes Wild Actor 1947
No Score Yet The Chase Johnson 1946
No Score Yet Lady Luck Little Joe 1946
17% She-Wolf of London (The Curse of the Allenbys) Latham 1946
No Score Yet The Bandit Of Sherwood Forest Sheriff of Nottingham 1946
No Score Yet Shadowed Fred Johnson 1946
60% The Thin Man Goes Home Bruce Clayworth 1945
No Score Yet Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion Arthur Manleder 1945
No Score Yet The Crime Doctor's Courage, (The Doctor's Courage) John Massey 1945
No Score Yet Lights of Old Santa Fe Marty Maizely 1944
No Score Yet Song of Nevada Prof. Jeremiah Hanley 1944
83% Since You Went Away Mr. Mahoney 1944
No Score Yet Gambler's Choice Ulysses S. Rogers 1944
No Score Yet Tarzan's Desert Mystery Sheik 1944
No Score Yet Rosie the Riveter Clem Prouty 1944
No Score Yet Lake Placid Serenade Haschek 1944
No Score Yet The Chance of a Lifetime Arthur Manleder 1943
No Score Yet King of the Cowboys William Kraly 1943
No Score Yet After Midnight with Boston Blackie Arthur Manleder 1943
No Score Yet Hitler's Children Franz Erhart 1943
No Score Yet Stage Door Canteen Stage Door Canteen Star 1943
40% Captive Wild Woman John Whippie 1943
No Score Yet Tennessee Johnson Mr. Secretary 1942
No Score Yet Boston Blackie Goes Hollywood Arthur Manleder 1942
No Score Yet The Mystery of Marie Roget Gobelin, the Prefect of Police 1942
No Score Yet Alias Boston Blackie Arthur Manleder 1942
No Score Yet Kathleen Dr. Montague Foster 1942
No Score Yet The Great Man's Lady Mr. Cadwallader 1942
No Score Yet Maisie Gets Her Man Mr. Denningham 1942
No Score Yet Confessions of Boston Blackie Arthur Manleder 1941
No Score Yet Mexican Spitfire's Baby Chumley 1941
No Score Yet Whistling in the Dark Harvey Upshaw 1941
No Score Yet Men of Boys Town Roger Gorton 1941
No Score Yet A Girl, a Guy and a Gob Pigeon 1941
No Score Yet Captain Caution Capt. Stannage 1940
No Score Yet Lady in Question Prosecuting Attorney 1940
83% The Ghost Breakers Martin 1940
No Score Yet Young Tom Edison Dr. Pender 1940
83% The Return of Frank James Randolph Stone 1940
No Score Yet Two Girls on Broadway Judge 1940
No Score Yet The Great Commandment Jemuel 1939
No Score Yet Night Key Director 1937
No Score Yet Dancing Pirate Director 1936
No Score Yet Murder on a Honeymoon Director 1935
No Score Yet La Cucaracha Director Screenwriter 1934
No Score Yet Daughter of the Dragon Screenwriter Director 1931
No Score Yet She's a Sheik Screenwriter 1927
No Score Yet Señorita Screenwriter 1927
100% It Yacht Cabin Boy 1927
No Score Yet Hands Up Screenwriter 1926

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Bonanza
1959-1973
Simmons Doctor
  • 1965
  • 1964
No Score Yet Perry Mason
1957-1966
Forrest Rudy Shore
  • 1965
  • 1963
  • 1962
No Score Yet Gunsmoke
1955-1975
Dark
  • 1963
No Score Yet Maverick
1957-1962
Sen. Porter
  • 1962
No Score Yet Rawhide
1959-1965
Baines
  • 1961
No Score Yet The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet
1952-1966
Wally
  • 1960
  • 1958
No Score Yet Father Knows Best
1954-1960
Hansen
  • 1957

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