Gordon MacRae

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Gordon MacRae was an accomplished actor who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. MacRae began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "Look For the Silver Lining" (1949), "Backfire" ... Read more »
Born: 03/12/1921 in East Orange, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Actor (19)

100 Years of Golden Hits 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

The Pilot 1978 (Movie)

(Actor)

Vaudeville 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

The Lux Video Theater 1950 - 1960 (TV Show)

Actor

Carousel 1956 (Movie)

Billy (Actor)

The Best Things in Life Are Free 1956 (Movie)

DeSylva (Actor)

The Colgate Comedy Hour 1950 - 1956 (Tv Show)

Actor

Oklahoma! 1955 (Movie)

Curly (Actor)

By the Light of the Silvery Moon 1953 (Movie)

William Sherman (Actor)

The Desert Song 1952 (Movie)

(Actor)

About Face (Movie)

Tony Williams (Actor)

Look for the Silver Lining (Movie)

Frank Carter (Actor)

On Moonlight Bay (Movie)

William Sherman (Actor)

Starlift (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Tea for Two (Movie)

Jimmy Smith (Actor)

The Big Punch (Movie)

Johnny Grant (Actor)

The Gordon MacRae Show (TV Show)

Actor

The West Point Story (Movie)

Tom Fletcher (Actor)

Biography

Gordon MacRae was an accomplished actor who led an impressive career, primarily on the big screen. MacRae began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "Look For the Silver Lining" (1949), "Backfire" (1950) and "The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady" (1950). He also appeared in "Tea For Two" (1950) and the musical "The West Point Story" (1950) with James Cagney. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "On Moonlight Bay" (1951), the musical "Starlift" (1951) with Janice Rule and "About Face" (1952). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Carousel" (1956), "The Best Things in Life Are Free" (1956) and the Cliff Robertson drama "The Pilot" (1979). MacRae last provided music for "Welcome to Woop Woop" (1998) with Johnathon Schaech. MacRae was married to Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft and had four children. Gordon MacRae passed away in January 1986 at the age of 65.

Relationships

Meredith MacRae Actor

Daughter

Sheila MacRae Actor

Wife

Heather MacRae

Daughter

Meredith MacRae

Daughter
died in July 2000

Bruce MacRae

Son

Garr MacRae

Son

Elizabeth Schrafft

Wife
Married 1967 until his death 1986

Bonus Trivia

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Served as National Council of Alcoholism honorary chairman and board member from 1983.

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