George Breakston

Actor, Director, Producer
George Breakston's acting career began when he was a mere 14 years old. Early on in his acting career, Breakston landed roles in various films, including the comedy "A Successful Failure" (1934) with William Collier ... Read more »
Born: 01/22/1920 in Paris, FR

Filmography

Actor (16)

Jesse James 1938 (Movie)

Farmer Boy (Actor)

Swanee River 1938 (Movie)

Ambrose (Actor)

Love Finds Andy Hardy 1937 (Movie)

Beezy (Actor)

It Happened One Night 1934 (Movie)

Boy (Actor)

The Dark Angel 1934 (Movie)

(Actor)

No Greater Glory 1933 (Movie)

Nemecsek (Actor)

A Successful Failure (Movie)

(Actor)

Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever (Movie)

Beezy (Actor)

Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (Movie)

Beezy (Actor)

Judge Hardy and Son (Movie)

"Beezy" (Actor)

Life Begins for Andy Hardy (Movie)

Beezy (Actor)

Life Returns (Movie)

Danny Kendrick (Actor)

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (Movie)

Jimmy Wiggs (Actor)

Second Wife (Movie)

Jerry Stephenson (Actor)

The Courtship of Andy Hardy (Movie)

Beezy (Actor)

The Return of Peter Grimm (Movie)

William Van Dam (Actor)
Producer (1)

Tokyo File 212 (Movie)

(Producer)
Director (1)

The Manster 1959 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

George Breakston's acting career began when he was a mere 14 years old. Early on in his acting career, Breakston landed roles in various films, including the comedy "A Successful Failure" (1934) with William Collier Sr., the Henry Hull dramatic adaptation "Great Expectations" (1934) and the Clark Gable comedy "It Happened One Night" (1934). He also appeared in "Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch" (1934), "No Greater Glory" (1934) and "Life Returns" (1935). His film career continued throughout the thirties in productions like the Fredric March dramatic adaptation "The Dark Angel" (1935), the adaptation "The Return of Peter Grimm" (1935) with Lionel Barrymore and "Love Finds Andy Hardy" (1938). He also appeared in the Lewis Stone comedy "Andy Hardy Gets Spring Fever" (1939) and the historical feature "Jesse James" (1939) with Tyrone Power. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Judge Hardy and Son" (1939) with Lewis Stone, the musical drama "Swanee River" (1939) with Don Ameche and the Mickey Rooney comedy "Andy Hardy's Private Secretary" (1941). He also appeared in the musical comedy "Life Begins For Andy Hardy" (1941) with Lewis Stone. Breakston more recently directed "The Manster" (1960) with Peter Dyneley. Breakston passed away in May 1973 at the age of 53.

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