Dan Dailey worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Early on in his acting career, Dailey landed roles in various films, including the Frank Morgan comedy "Keeping Company" (1940), "Dulcy" (1940) and the drama "The Mortal Storm" (1940) with Margaret Sullavan. He also appeared in the Frank Morgan musical comedy "Hullabaloo" (1940), the musical "Lady Be Good" (1941) with Eleanor Powell and "Ziegfeld Girl" (1941) with James Stewart. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the forties and the fifties, appearing in "You're My Everything" (1949). Nearing the end of his career, he continued to act in "The Wings of Eagles" (1957), the dramatic adaptation "The Wayward Bus" (1957) with Joan Collins and "Pepe" (1960). He also appeared in "Adventures of a Young Man" (1962) with Richard Beymer. Dailey last acted in "The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover" (1977). Dailey won an Actor in a Television Series - Musical Or Comedy Golden Globe Award for "The Governor and J.J." in 1969. Dailey was nominated for an Actor Academy Award for "When My Baby Smiles at Me" in 1948. Dan Dailey passed away in October 1978 at the age of 63.