Walter Pidgeon

Highest Rated: 100% Executive Suite (1954)
Lowest Rated: 20% Sextette (1978)
Birthday: Sep 23, 1897
Birthplace: Not Available
After WWI, worked as a bank runner while attending the New England Conservatory of Music. Served as president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1952 to 1957. Ruth, his second wife, was his secretary before they married. Had a bad memory for names and called those whose names he didn't remember Joe. Was a committed conservative Republican. Donated his body to the UCLA Medical School in Los Angeles. First Canadian actor to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
20% Sextette The Chairman 1978
No Score Yet Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood Grayson's butler 1976
No Score Yet The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case Judge 1976
30% Two Minute Warning Actor 1976
No Score Yet Murder on Flight 502 Actor 1975
No Score Yet The Neptune Factor Dr. Samuel Andrews 1973
No Score Yet Harry in Your Pocket Casey 1973
No Score Yet Skyjacked Sen. Arne Lindner 1972
No Score Yet Rascal Sterling North 1969
93% Funny Girl Florenz Ziegfeld 1968
No Score Yet Warning Shot Orville Ames 1967
No Score Yet Cinderella King 1965
82% Advise and Consent Senate Majority Leader 1962
No Score Yet Big Red James Haggin 1962
75% Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Adm. Harriman Nelson 1961
No Score Yet The Rack Colonel Edward W. Hall Sr. 1956
No Score Yet These Wilder Years James Rayburn 1956
98% Forbidden Planet Dr. Edward Morbius 1956
67% Hit the Deck Adm. Smith 1955
No Score Yet The Glass Slipper Narrator 1955
No Score Yet Deep in My Heart J.J. Shubert 1954
No Score Yet Men of the Fighting Lady (Panther Squadron) Cmdr. Kent Dowling 1954
100% Executive Suite Frederick Y. Alderson 1954
88% The Last Time I Saw Paris James Ellswirth 1954
96% The Bad and the Beautiful Harry Pebbel 1953
No Score Yet Dream Wife Walter McBride 1953
No Score Yet Million Dollar Mermaid Frederick Kellerman 1952
No Score Yet The Sellout Haven D. Allridge 1952
No Score Yet Calling Bulldog Drummond Actor 1951
No Score Yet The Unknown Man Dwight Bradley 'Brad' Mason 1951
No Score Yet Soldiers Three Col. Brunswick 1951
88% Quo Vadis? Narrator 1951
No Score Yet The Miniver Story Clem Miniver 1950
No Score Yet That Forsyte Woman Young Jolyon Forsyte 1949
No Score Yet The Red Danube Col. Michael "Jokey" Nicobar 1949
No Score Yet Command Decision Major Gen. Roland Goodlaw Kane 1948
No Score Yet Julia Misbehaves William Sylvester Packett 1948
No Score Yet Cass Timberlane Man at Cocktail Party 1947
No Score Yet If Winter Comes Mark Sabre 1947
No Score Yet The Secret Heart Chris Matthews 1946
No Score Yet Holiday in Mexico Jeffrey Evans 1946
No Score Yet Weekend at the Waldorf Chip Collyer 1945
No Score Yet Mrs. Parkington Major Augustus Parkington 1944
83% Madame Curie Prof. Pierre Curie 1943
No Score Yet White Cargo Harry Witzel 1942
92% Mrs. Miniver Clem Miniver 1942
25% Blossoms in the Dust Sam Gladney 1941
91% Man Hunt Capt. Thorndike 1941
90% How Green Was My Valley Mr. Gruffydd 1941
No Score Yet Design for Scandal Jeff Sherman 1941
No Score Yet The Dark Command William 'Will' Cantrell 1940
No Score Yet It's a Date John Arlen 1940
No Score Yet The House Across the Bay Tim Nolan 1940
No Score Yet Nick Carter, Master Detective Nicholas 'Nick' Carter/Robert Chalmers 1939
No Score Yet Six Thousand Enemies Steve Donegan 1939
No Score Yet Listen, Darling Richard Thurlow 1938
No Score Yet The Girl of the Golden West Sheriff Jack Rance 1938
No Score Yet Man-Proof Alan Wythe 1938
No Score Yet Too Hot to Handle William O. 'Bill' Dennis 1938
No Score Yet Shopworn Angel Sam Bailey 1938
No Score Yet Saratoga Hartley Madison 1937
80% Big Brown Eyes Richard Morey 1936
No Score Yet The Kiss Before the Mirror Lucy's Lover 1933
No Score Yet Rockabye Actor 1933
No Score Yet Going Wild 'Ace' Benton 1931
No Score Yet Show Girl in Hollywood Guest Star 1930
No Score Yet Sweet Kitty Bellairs Lord Varney 1930

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Marcus Welby, M.D.
1969-1976
  • 1971
No Score Yet Rawhide
1959-1965
Perry
  • 1962

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