Paul McVey

Paul McVey

Highest Rated: 100% Force of Evil (1948)

Lowest Rated: 80% Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938)

Birthday: Mar 17, 1898

Birthplace: Not Available

American character actor Paul McVey was a Fox contract player from 1934 to 1939. McVey had a substantial role in the 1934 Will Rogers vehicle Judge Priest, then settled into bit parts as detectives, stage manager and express agents. One of his meatier roles of the 1940s was "The Excellency Zanoff" in the 1941 Republic serial King of the Royal Mounted (1941). Before his retirement in 1953, Paul McVey appeared in a supporting part in the first-ever 3-D feature film, Bwana Devil (1952).

Highest Rated Movies



97% Shane Grafton 1953
86% Come Back, Little Sheba Postman 1952
No Score Yet Bwana Devil Commissioner 1952
No Score Yet No Room for the Groom Dr. Trotter 1952
No Score Yet Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town Harold Masterson 1950
No Score Yet Perfect Strangers District Attorney 1950
100% Force of Evil Hobe Wheelock 1948
No Score Yet Lady in the Dark Librarian 1944
No Score Yet Rainbow Island U.S. Naval Commander 1944
No Score Yet The Mystery of the 13th Guest Morgan 1943
No Score Yet The Iron Major Athletic Coach 1943
No Score Yet The Magnificent Dope John 1942
No Score Yet The Living Ghost Ed Moline 1942
No Score Yet Remember the Day Jeweler 1941
No Score Yet The Monster and the Girl Monarch Hotel Clerk 1941
No Score Yet Phantom of Chinatown Detective Grady 1940
No Score Yet King of the Royal Mounted Excellency Zarnoff 1940
83% Stranger on the Third Floor Lt. Jones 1940
No Score Yet Lillian Russell Stage Manager 1940
No Score Yet Buried Alive Henderson 1939
82% Drums Along the Mohawk Capt. Mark DeMooth 1939
No Score Yet Panama Patrol Baird 1939
100% Stagecoach Express Agent 1939
No Score Yet The Night Hawk Larsen 1938
No Score Yet Hold That Co-Ed Man 1938
80% Alexander's Ragtime Band Stage Manager 1938
No Score Yet This Is My Affair Roosevelt's Secretary 1937
No Score Yet The Crime of Dr. Forbes John Dunlap 1937
No Score Yet Love Is News Alvord 1937
No Score Yet Sing and Be Happy Car Passenger 1937
No Score Yet Stowaway Second Mate 1936
No Score Yet Ladies in Love Actor 1936
No Score Yet Thank You, Jeeves Mr. Brown 1936
No Score Yet The Prisoner of Shark Island Hunter 1936
No Score Yet Sing, Baby, Sing Doctor 1936
No Score Yet One in a Million Announcer at Madison Square Garden 1936
No Score Yet Dante's Inferno Assistant 1935
No Score Yet Show Them No Mercy Dr. Peterson 1935
82% Bright Eyes Attorney 1934
No Score Yet 365 Nights in Hollywood Cameraman 1934
No Score Yet She Learned About Sailors Hotel Clerk 1934
No Score Yet Stand Up and Cheer! Male Secretary 1934
80% Judge Priest Trimble 1934
No Score Yet Baby Take a Bow Daniels 1934


Grafton says: Listen to me. The time for gun-blastin' a man off his place is passed.