skip navigation
Overview for Walter Connolly
Walter Connolly

Walter Connolly



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (1)

Recent DVDs

The Good... First came marriage, an arranged union of peasant farmer Wang Lung (Paul Muni)... more info $14.36was $17.99 Buy Now

Nothing... To redeem himself after a hoax, reporter Wallace Cook proposes a series of... more info $11.95was $14.99 Buy Now

TCM Greatest... Features Dinner At Eight, Libeled Lady, China Seas and Wife vs. Secretary. more info $14.96was $29.98 Buy Now

Fifth Avenue... When manufacturing executive Alfred Borden (Walter Connolly) brings home a... more info $16.95was $19.99 Buy Now

Four's a... A publicist falls for his most difficult client's daughter. more info $14.96was $19.99 Buy Now

Too Hot To... An aviatrix goes on a search for her missing brother. Two photographers follow... more info $14.36was $17.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: May 28, 1940
Born: April 8, 1887 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939) as The "King"
Mark Twain's classic troublemaker helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
Coast Guard (1939) as Tobias Bliss
A Coast Guard lieutenant and a reckless flyer vie for the same woman.
Good Girls Go to Paris (1939) as Olaf Brand
An English professor helps a waitress take a dream vacation in Paris.
The Great Victor Herbert (1939) as Victor Herbert
Bridal Suite (1939) as Dr. Grauer
A playboy''''s fiancee sets out to reform her future husband and his flighty mother.
Those High Grey Walls (1939) as Doctor MacAuley
Fifth Avenue Girl (1939) as Alfred Borden
To annoy his family, a millionaire hires an out-of-work girl to pose as a gold digger.
Start Cheering (1938) as Sam Lewis
Fed up with Hollywood, a movie star enrolls in a small-town college.
Too Hot to Handle (1938) as "Gabby" MacArthur
Rival newsreel photographers vie for scoops and a beautiful lady flyer.
The Girl Downstairs (1938) as Mr. Brown
A European playboy falls for his maid.
Four's a Crowd (1938) as John P. Dillingwell
A publicist falls for his most difficult client's daughter.
Penitentiary (1938) as Thomas Matthews
Nothing Sacred (1937) as Oliver Stone
When a small-town girl is diagnosed with a rare, deadly disease, an ambitious newspaper man turns her into a national heroine.
First Lady (1937) as Carter Hibbard
A U.S. president's granddaughter fights a femme fatale to groom her husband for the White House.
The Good Earth (1937) as Uncle
Epic adaptation of the Pearl Buck classic about Chinese farmers battling the elements.
The League of Frightened Men (1937) as Nero Wolfe
Let's Get Married (1937) as [Diamond] Joe [McGillicutty] Quinn
Nancy Steele Is Missing! (1937) as Michael Steele
After being in jail for seventeen years a crook is met by the girl he kidnapped as a baby. She now thinks he's her father. When he returns her to her real father there's a job and a reward, but an old prisonmate gets in the way.
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as Hector Courtney
Libeled Lady (1936) as Mr. [J. B.] Allenbury
When an heiress sues a newspaper, the editor hires a reporter to compromise her.
Soak the Rich (1936) as Humphrey Craig
The King Steps Out (1936) as Maximilian, Duke of Bavaria
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''''t love.
So Red the Rose (1935) as Malcolm Bedford
SO RED THE ROSE is King Vidor's quietly affecting Civil War romance, starring Margaret Sullavan as a Southern aristocrat, the mistress of a Southern plantation, whose sheltered life is torn apart by the War between the States. During the war's darkest days she is sustained by her love for a distant cousin, a Confederate officer, played by Randolph Scott.
One Way Ticket (1935) as Captain [Bill] Bourne
She Couldn't Take It (1935) as Mr. [Daniel] Van Dyke
Twentieth Century (1934) as [Oliver] Webb
A tempestuous theatrical director tries to win back the star he created and then drove away.
Broadway Bill (1934) as J. L. Higgins
An heiress and her brother-in-law defy her father by going into horse racing.
It Happened One Night (1934) as [Alexander] Andrews
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
The Captain Hates the Sea (1934) as Captain Helquist
A bond thief, a private eye and a drunken reporter wreak havoc on an ocean voyage.
Lady by Choice (1934) as Judge Daly
To improve her image, a fan dancer "adopts" an old woman to be her mother.
Servants' Entrance (1934) as Viktor Nilsson
Father Brown, Detective (1934) as Father Brown
Eight Girls in a Boat (1934) as Mr. Storm
In an exclusive Swiss school for young girls, Crista Storm (Dorothy Wilson) discovers she is going to have a baby, and keeps the secret from everyone but her lover, David Perrin (Douglass Montgomery), a young medical student. Having been in the private school most of her life, she can't confide in her father (Walter Connolly) whom she hardly knows and, while he wishes to but can't afford to marry her, David can't get the approval of his father.
Whom the Gods Destroy (1934) as John Forrester [also known as Eric Jann and Peter Korotoff]
Broadway's most successful producer, John Forrester (Walter Connolly, character actor who was first-billed in six films in the mid-1930s), is deeply in love with his wife Margaret (Doris Kenyon)and dreams of the future when his son Jack (played in age order by Scotty Beckett, Macon Jones and Robert Young) will step into his shoes. He sails to England to produce a show but the ship strikes a derelict wreckage and is sinking rapidly. In the ensuing wild panic, Forrester saves many lives, until finally, panic stricken by sudden fear, he dons a woman's clothes and is among the rescued. On the coast of Newfouldland, the villagers, not aware of his true identity, curse him but he is befriended by Alec (Hobart Bosworth)who helps him conceal his identity. With a planned story of his survival, he returns to New York but cannot face his family or friends after he sees the plaque to his heroism on his New York theatre. Deciding to remain thought of as dead, he becomes a derelict himself, surviving on odd jobs as he watches from afar his now-grown son (Robert Young)begin his career as a producer. The son meets with failure and Forrester, claiming to be an old friend of his father, goes to him and renders assistance as Jack works on a new play. It is a success and Jack brings his mother to meet his mentor. She recognizes him as her husband and, after Jack has left the room, the two of them decide they still have happiness ahead of them, without Jack having to know the truth.
Once to Every Woman (1934) as Dr. Walter Selby
White Lies (1934) as John [Frank] Mitchell
Lady for a Day (1933) as Count Romero
A gangster helps an old apple-vendor pose as a society woman to fool her visiting daughter.
Master of Men (1933) as Sam Parker
East of Fifth Avenue (1933) as John Lawton
Paddy the Next Best Thing (1933) as Major [Robert] Adair
Man's Castle (1933) as Ira
An unemployed man turns to crime when he gets his girlfriend pregnant.
The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933) as Jones
An American missionary falls in love with a Chinese warlord.
Washington Merry-Go-Round (1932) as [Senator] Wylie
A young congressman tries to rid Washington of corruption while courting a senator''''s daughter.
Man Against Woman (1932) as Mossie Ennis
No More Orchids (1932) as Bill Holt
A wealthy woman opposes her grandfather to marry a poor man.
A Soldier's Oath (1915) as Raoul de Reyntiens
The Marked Woman (1914) as Prince Ching

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute