Cliff Edwards

Singer, Actor, Vaudevillian
Cliff Edwards was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Edwards landed roles in various films, including the Conrad Nagel musical comedy "The Hollywood Revue of 1929" (1929) ... Read more »
Born: 06/14/1895 in Hannibal, Missouri, USA

Filmography

Actor (41)

Vincent Van Gogh: A Stroke of Genius 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The New Mickey Mouse Club 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Voice

The Mickey Mouse Club 1955 - 1959 (TV Show)

Voice

Fun and Fancy Free 1947 (Movie)

(Actor)

Dumbo 1940 (Movie)

of Jim Crow (Voice)

His Girl Friday 1940 (Movie)

Endicott (Actor)

International Squadron 1940 (Movie)

Omaha McGrath (Actor)

Knockout 1940 (Movie)

(Actor)

Power Dive 1940 (Movie)

(Actor)

Gone With the Wind 1939 (Movie)

Reminiscent Soldier (Actor)

Pinocchio 1939 (Movie)

of Jiminy Cricket (Voice)

Parlor, Bedroom and Bath 1931 (Movie)

Bellhop (Actor)

The Sidewalks of New York 1931 (Movie)

Poggie (Actor)

Dance, Fools, Dance 1930 (Movie)

(Actor)

Doughboys 1930 (Movie)

Cliff Nescopeck (Actor)

Hollywood Revue of 1929 1929 (Movie)

(Actor)

American Empire (Movie)

Runty (Actor)

Fast Life (Movie)

Bumpy (Actor)

Flowing Gold (Movie)

Hot Rocks (Actor)

Flying Devils (Movie)

"Screwy" Edwards (Actor)

George White's Scandals (Movie)

Dude Holloway (Actor)

Good News (Movie)

Kearney (Actor)

Hell Divers (Movie)

Baldy (Actor)

Laughing Sinners (Movie)

Mike (Actor)

Lord Byron of Broadway (Movie)

Joe (Actor)

Maisie (Movie)

Shorty (Actor)

Marianne (Movie)

Soapy (Actor)

Montana Moon (Movie)

Froggy (Actor)

Salute for Three (Movie)

Foggy (Actor)

Saratoga (Movie)

Zip O'Brien (Actor)

Shipmates (Movie)

Bilge (Actor)

So This Is College (Movie)

Windy (Actor)

Take a Chance (Movie)

Louie Webb (Actor)

The Bad Man of Brimstone (Movie)

Buzz McCreedy (Actor)

The Falcon Strikes Back (Movie)

Goldy (Actor)

The Girl of the Golden West (Movie)

Minstrel Joe (Actor)

The Monster and the Girl (Movie)

Leon Stokes (Actor)

The Sin of Madelon Claudet (Movie)

Victor (Actor)

They Gave Him a Gun (Movie)

Laro (Actor)

Those Three French Girls (Movie)

Owly (Actor)

Thunder over the Prairie (Movie)

Bones Malloy (Actor)
Music (3)

Killing Them Softly 2012 (Movie)

("It's Only A Paper Moon") (Song Performer)

Meet Monica Velour 2011 (Movie)

("Love Is Just Around The Corner") (Song Performer)

I'm Not Rappaport 1996 (Movie)

("Alabamy Bound") (Song Performer)
Writer (1)

Punky Brewster 1986 - 1989 (Tv Show)

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Biography

Cliff Edwards was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Edwards landed roles in various films, including the Conrad Nagel musical comedy "The Hollywood Revue of 1929" (1929), "Marianne" (1929) and "So This Is College" (1929). He also appeared in the musical "Those Three French Girls" (1930) with Fifi D'Orsay, "Lord Byron of Broadway" (1930) and the musical "Montana Moon" (1930) with Joan Crawford. He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in "Flying Devils" (1933), "Take a Chance" (1933) and the Rudy Vallee musical "George White's Scandals" (1934). He also appeared in "George White's 1935 Scandals" (1935) with Alice Faye. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Ronald Reagan adaptation "International Squadron" (1941), "Knockout" (1941) and "Power Dive" (1941). He also appeared in the Ellen Drew crime feature "The Monster and the Girl" (1941) and "American Empire" (1942). Edwards's music was most recently featured in the crime drama "Killing Them Softly" (2012) with Brad Pitt. Edwards passed away in July 1971 at the age of 76.

Milestones

1936

Broadway acting debut in "George White's Scandals"

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