Edward Everett Horton

Actor
Charmingly comic character actor who played the ineffectual bumbler in scores of films from the 1920s through the 70s. Among many triumphs Horton is remembered as Fred Astaire's sidekick in "The Gay Divorcee" (1934) ... Read more »
Born: 03/18/1886 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (63)

Cold Turkey 1971 (Movie)

Hiram C Grayson (Actor)

Johnny Carson Presents the Sun City Scandals 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

F Troop 1965 - 1967 (TV Show)

Actor

The Perils of Pauline 1966 (Movie)

Mr Coleman (Actor)

The Cara Williams Show 1964 - 1965 (TV Show)

Actor

Sex and the Single Girl 1964 (Movie)

The Chief (Actor)

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World 1963 (Movie)

Dinckler (Actor)

A Pocketful of Miracles 1961 (Movie)

Hutchins (Actor)

The Story of Mankind 1957 (Movie)

Sir Walter Raleigh (Actor)

Arsenic and Old Lace 1944 (Movie)

Mr. Witherspoon (Actor)

Forever and a Day 1943 (Movie)

Sir Anthony Trimble-Pomfret (Actor)

Thank Your Lucky Stars 1942 (Movie)

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Springtime in the Rockies 1941 (Movie)

McTavish (Actor)

Bluebeard's Eighth Wife 1937 (Movie)

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College Swing 1937 (Movie)

Hubert Dash (Actor)

Holiday 1937 (Movie)

Nick Potter (Actor)

Hitting a New High 1936 (Movie)

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Lost Horizon 1936 (Movie)

Lovett (Actor)

Shall We Dance 1936 (Movie)

Jeffrey Baird (Actor)

The Devil Is a Woman 1934 (Movie)

Don Paquito (Actor)

The Gay Divorcee 1934 (Movie)

Egbert Fitzgerald (Actor)

Top Hat 1934 (Movie)

Horace Harwick (Actor)

The Merry Widow 1933 (Movie)

Ambassador (Actor)

The Front Page 1931 (Movie)

Bensinger (Actor)

Trouble in Paradise 1931 (Movie)

Francois (Actor)

A Bedtime Story (Movie)

Victor (Actor)

All the King's Horses (Movie)

Peppi (Actor)

Cinderella Jones (Movie)

Keating (Actor)

Danger: Love at Work (Movie)

Howard Rogers (Actor)

Design for Living (Movie)

Max Plunkett (Actor)

Down to Earth (Movie)

Messenger 7013 (Actor)

Going Highbrow (Movie)

Augie (Actor)

Hearts Divided (Movie)

John (Actor)

Her Husband's Affairs (Movie)

J.B. Cruikshank (Actor)

Here Comes Mr. Jordan (Movie)

Messenger 7013 (Actor)

His Night Out (Movie)

Homer (Actor)

Holiday (Movie)

Nick Potter (Actor)

I Married an Angel (Movie)

Peter (Actor)

In Caliente (Movie)

Harold Brandon (Actor)

Ladies Should Listen (Movie)

Paul Vernet (Actor)

Lady on a Train (Movie)

Mr. Haskell (Actor)

Little Tough Guys in Society (Movie)

Oliver (Actor)

Oh, Doctor (Movie)

Edward J. Billop (Actor)

Paris Honeymoon (Movie)

Ernest Figg (Actor)

Ruggles of Red Gap (Movie)

Ruggles (Actor)

Smart Woman (Movie)

Billy Ross (Actor)

Smarty (Movie)

Vernon Thorpe (Actor)

Steppin' in Society (Movie)

Judge Avery Webster (Actor)

Summer Storm (Movie)

Count Volsky (Actor)

Sunny (Movie)

Henry Bates (Actor)

The Age for Love (Movie)

Horace Keats (Actor)

The Body Disappears (Movie)

Prof. Reginald X. Shotesbury (Actor)

The Gang's All Here (Movie)

Treadwell (Actor)

The Great Garrick (Movie)

Tubby (Actor)

The King and the Chorus Girl (Movie)

Count Humbert (Actor)

The Magnificent Dope (Movie)

Horace Hunter (Actor)

The Man in the Mirror (Movie)

Jeremy Dike (Actor)

The Perfect Specimen (Movie)

Mr. Grattan (Actor)

The Singing Kid (Movie)

Davenport Rogers (Actor)

The Town Went Wild (Movie)

Everett Conway (Actor)

The Way to Love (Movie)

Prof. Gaston Bibi (Actor)

Your Uncle Dudley (Movie)

Dudley Dixon (Actor)

Ziegfeld Girl (Movie)

Nobel Sage (Actor)

Biography

Charmingly comic character actor who played the ineffectual bumbler in scores of films from the 1920s through the 70s. Among many triumphs Horton is remembered as Fred Astaire's sidekick in "The Gay Divorcee" (1934), "Top Hat" (1935) and "Shall We Dance?" (1937).

Relationships

Isabella Horton

Mother

Edward Horton

Father
proofreader for The New York Times

EDUCATION

Columbia University

New York , New York

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