Bob Crosby

Bandleader, Actor
Actor-musician Bob Crosby made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen. Crosby began his acting career appearing in various films, such as the Judy Garland musical "Presenting Lily Mars" (1943), the comedy ... Read more »
Born: 08/23/1913 in Spokane, Washington, USA

Filmography

Actor (13)

Remembering Bing 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The Kraft 75th Anniversary Special 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Big Band Cavalcade 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

Senior Prom 1958 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

The Five Pennies 1958 (Movie)

Wil Paradise (Actor)

Two Tickets to Broadway 1951 (Movie)

(Actor)

Reveille With Beverly 1942 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Pillow to Post (Movie)

Clarence Wilson (Actor)

Presenting Lily Mars (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

See Here, Private Hargrove (Movie)

Bob (Actor)

The Singing Sheriff (Movie)

Bob Richards (Actor)

Thousands Cheer (Movie)

(Actor)

Trouble in Texas (Movie)

(Actor)
Music (7)

Saving Mr. Banks 2013 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song)

Cedar Rapids 2011 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song)

Comic Book Confidential 1989 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song Performer)

Cannery Row 1982 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song)

Divine Madness 1980 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song)

Raging Bull 1980 (Movie)

("Big Noise From Winnetka") (Song)

Senior Prom 1958 (Movie)

("Do You Care?") (Song Performer)

Biography

Actor-musician Bob Crosby made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen. Crosby began his acting career appearing in various films, such as the Judy Garland musical "Presenting Lily Mars" (1943), the comedy "Reveille With Beverly" (1943) with Ann Miller and "My Gal Loves Music" (1944). He also appeared in the Robert Walker comedy "See Here, Private Hargrove" (1944), "The Singing Sheriff" (1944) and "Thousands Cheer" (1944). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Two Tickets to Broadway" (1951) with Tony Martin, the musical "Senior Prom" (1959) with Howard Miller and the Danny Kaye biopic "The Five Pennies" (1959). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Big Band Cavalcade" (1974-75) and "The Kraft 75th Anniversary Special" (1977-78). Crosby also created music for the documentary "Divine Madness" (1980) with Bette Midler. In the eighties through the 2010s, Crosby lent his talents to projects like "Raging Bull" with Robert De Niro (1980), "Cannery Row" (1982), "Remembering Bing" (PBS, 1987-88), "Comic Book Confidential" (1989) starring Ron Mann, "Cedar Rapids" with Ed Helms (2011) and "Saving Mr. Banks" (2013). Crosby last provided music for "What If" (2014) with Daniel Radcliffe. Bob Crosby passed away in March 1993 at the age of 80.

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