Frank McHugh

Actor
Longtime actor Frank McHugh was practically born on stage, and amassed an amazing amount of screen credits throughout his career. Born into a theatrical family, McHugh began acting in vaudeville with his siblings and ... Read more »
Born: 05/23/1898 in Homestead, Pennsylvania, USA

Filmography

Actor (80)

Easy Come, Easy Go 1967 (Movie)

Captain Jack (Actor)

A Tiger Walks 1963 (Movie)

Bill Watkins (Actor)

The Spiral Staircase 1961 - 1962 (TV Show)

Actor

Career 1958 (Movie)

Charlie (Actor)

Say One For Me 1958 (Movie)

Jim Dugan (Actor)

There's No Business Like Show Business 1954 (Movie)

Eddie Duggan (Actor)

Gulf Playhouse 1952 - 1953 (TV Show)

Actor

The Velvet Touch 1948 (Movie)

Ernie Boyle (Actor)

Going My Way 1944 (Movie)

Father Timothy O'Dowd (Actor)

All Through the Night 1941 (Movie)

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Back Street 1940 (Movie)

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City For Conquest 1940 (Movie)

Mutt (Actor)

Manpower 1940 (Movie)

Omaha (Actor)

Virginia City 1939 (Movie)

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Boy Meets Girl 1938 (Movie)

Rosetti (Actor)

Dodge City 1938 (Movie)

Joe Clemens (Actor)

The Roaring Twenties 1938 (Movie)

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Four Daughters 1937 (Movie)

Ben Crowley (Actor)

Mr. Dodd Takes the Air 1936 (Movie)

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Bullets or Ballots 1935 (Movie)

Herman (Actor)

A Midsummer Night's Dream 1934 (Movie)

Quince (Actor)

Gold Diggers of 1935 1934 (Movie)

Humboldt Prentiss (Actor)

Footlight Parade 1932 (Movie)

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The Mystery of the Wax Museum 1932 (Movie)

Jim (Actor)

The Telegraph Trail 1932 (Movie)

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The Front Page 1931 (Movie)

McCue (Actor)

Bad Company 1930 (Movie)

Doc (Actor)

'Til We Meet Again (Movie)

Achilles Peddicord (Actor)

A Medal for Benny (Movie)

Edgar Lovekin (Actor)

Blessed Event (Movie)

Reilly (Actor)

Bright Lights (Movie)

Fish (Actor)

Carnegie Hall (Movie)

John Donovan (Actor)

Corsair (Movie)

"Chub" Hopping (Actor)

Daughters Courageous (Movie)

George (Actor)

Devil Dogs of the Air (Movie)

Crash Kelly (Actor)

Dust Be My Destiny (Movie)

Caruthers (Actor)

Elmer the Great (Movie)

High-Hips Healy (Actor)

Ever Since Eve (Movie)

Mike "Mabel DeCraven" McGillicuddy (Actor)

Ex-Lady (Movie)

Hugo Van Hugh (Actor)

Fashions of 1934 (Movie)

Snap (Actor)

Four Mothers (Movie)

Ben Crowley (Actor)

Four Wives (Movie)

Ben Crowley (Actor)

Going Wild (Movie)

"Rickey" Freeman (Actor)

Happiness Ahead (Movie)

Tom Bradley (Actor)

Here Comes the Navy (Movie)

Droopy (Actor)

High Pressure (Movie)

Mike Donoghey (Actor)

I Love You Again (Movie)

Doc Ryan (Actor)

Indianapolis Speedway (Movie)

Spud Connors (Actor)

Let's Be Ritzy (Movie)

Bill Damroy (Actor)

Lilly Turner (Movie)

Dave Dixon (Actor)

Marine Raiders (Movie)

Sgt. Louis Leary (Actor)

Maybe It's Love (Movie)

Willie Sands (Actor)

Mighty Joe Young (Movie)

Windy (Actor)

Millie (Movie)

Holmes (Actor)

Miss Grant Takes Richmond (Movie)

Mr. Kilcoyne (Actor)

My Son, John (Movie)

Fr. O'Dowd (Actor)

One Way Passage (Movie)

Skippy (Actor)

Private Jones (Movie)

Cook (Actor)

Professional Sweetheart (Movie)

Speed (Actor)

Six-Day Bike Rider (Movie)

Clinton Hemmings (Actor)

Smarty (Movie)

George Lancaster (Actor)

State Fair (Movie)

McGee (Actor)

Submarine D-1 (Movie)

Lucky (Actor)

The Cardboard Lover (Movie)

Chippie Champagne (Actor)

The Crowd Roars (Movie)

Spud Connors (Actor)

The Dark Horse (Movie)

Joe (Actor)

The Dawn Patrol (Movie)

Flaherty (Actor)

The Fighting 69th (Movie)

"Crepe Hanger" Burke (Actor)

The Hoodlum Saint (Movie)

Three-Finger (Actor)

The House on 56th Street (Movie)

Hunt (Actor)

The Irish in Us (Movie)

Mike O'Hara (Actor)

The Merry Wives of Reno (Movie)

Al (Actor)

The Runaround (Movie)

Wally Quayle (Actor)

The Widow from Chicago (Movie)

Slug O'Donnell (Actor)

Three Men on a Horse (Movie)

Erwin Trowbridge (Actor)

Tomorrow at Seven (Movie)

Clancy (Actor)

Top Speed (Movie)

Tad Jordan (Actor)

Union Depot (Movie)

The Drunk (Actor)

Valley of the Giants (Movie)

"Fingers" McCarthy (Actor)

Wings of the Navy (Movie)

Scat Allen (Actor)

Biography

Longtime actor Frank McHugh was practically born on stage, and amassed an amazing amount of screen credits throughout his career. Born into a theatrical family, McHugh began acting in vaudeville with his siblings and parents when he was a child, then later graduated to Broadway. He was hired by Warners in 1930 as a contract player, and appeared in a dizzying amount of titles in the '30s and '40s, often as comic relief. He played a supporting role to Edward G. Robinson in the crime film "The Widow from Chicago", appeared in the classic romantic comedy "The Front Page", and portrayed a dance director alongside good friend James Cagney in the Busby Berkeley production "Footlight Parade" in 1933. He had supporting roles in some of the era's most celebrated pictures, appearing in the Raoul Walsh thriller "The Roaring Twenties" and co-starring with Bing Crosby in his spiritually-themed musical "Going My Way

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