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Also Known As: Ed Brophy, Ed Brophy, Eddie Brophy, Edward S. Brophy Died:
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Edward Brophy was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Brophy kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Yes or No" (1920), the Fifi D'Orsay musical "Those Three French Girls" (1930) and "Our Blushing Brides" (1930). He also appeared in the comedy "Doughboys" (1930) with Buster Keaton, the Norma Shearer drama "A Free Soul" (1931) and the Buster Keaton comedy adaptation "Parlor, Bedroom and Bath" (1931). He continued to act in productions like the comedy "The Whole Town's Talking" (1935) with Edward G Robinson, "Woman Trap" (1936) and "Great Guy" (1936). He also appeared in the comedy "Mr. Cinderella" (1936) with Jack Haley. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the John Barrymore comedy "The Great Profile" (1940), the romance "Dance, Girl, Dance" (1940) with Maureen O'Hara and the Eddie Albert comedy "Thieves Fall Out" (1941). He also appeared in "The Gay Falcon" (1941) with George Sanders. Brophy was most recently credited in the adaptation "Two Rode Together" (1961) with James Stewart. Brophy's distinctive voice can be heard on "Dumbo" (1941). Brophy passed away in May 1960 at the age of 65.

Edward Brophy was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Brophy kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Yes or No" (1920), the Fifi D'Orsay musical "Those Three French Girls" (1930) and "Our Blushing Brides" (1930). He also appeared in the comedy "Doughboys" (1930) with Buster Keaton, the Norma Shearer drama "A Free Soul" (1931) and the Buster Keaton comedy adaptation "Parlor, Bedroom and Bath" (1931). He continued to act in productions like the comedy "The Whole Town's Talking" (1935) with Edward G Robinson, "Woman Trap" (1936) and "Great Guy" (1936). He also appeared in the comedy "Mr. Cinderella" (1936) with Jack Haley. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the John Barrymore comedy "The Great Profile" (1940), the romance "Dance, Girl, Dance" (1940) with Maureen O'Hara and the Eddie Albert comedy "Thieves Fall Out" (1941). He also appeared in "The Gay Falcon" (1941) with George Sanders. Brophy was most recently credited in the adaptation "Two Rode Together" (1961) with James Stewart. Brophy's distinctive voice can be heard on "Dumbo" (1941). Brophy passed away in May 1960 at the age of 65.

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  Buster se marie (1931) Réalization de [Dir]
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  West Point (1928) Assistant Director
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  Mothers of Men (1920) Assistant Director

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 The Last Hurrah (1958) Ditto Boland
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 Bundle of Joy (1956) Dance contest judge
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 Pier 23 (1951) Prof. Shicker
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 Roaring City (1951) Prof. Fredrick Shicker
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 Danger Zone (1951) Professor Shicker
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 Arson--Inc. (1949) Pete
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 It Happened on 5th Avenue (1947) Felton
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 Girl on the Spot (1946) Fingers Foley
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 Sweetheart of Sigma Chi (1946) Artie
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