skip navigation
Edward Everett Horton

Edward Everett Horton

Up
Down

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (3)

Recent DVDs

 
 

The Alice Faye Collection... This 4-disc comprehensive collection features four can't-miss classics and... more info $49.98was $49.98 Buy Now

Ziegfeld Girl DVD Nobody knew how to create a spectacular show-stopping number better than Busby... more info $19.98was $19.98 Buy Now

Here Comes Mr. Jordan DVD This two-time Academy Award-winner and spirtual comedy, "Here Comes Mr. Jordan"... more info $14.99was $14.99 Buy Now

Lost Horizon DVD Ronald Colman and Jane Wyatt star in this lavishly produced classic about the... more info $14.99was $14.99 Buy Now

Holiday DVD Every day's a holiday...when you're in love.Johnny Case (Cary Grant), a... more info $10.99was $14.99 Buy Now

The Cary Grant Box Set... Spend quality time with America's quintessential movie star Cary Grant with... more info $55.99was $55.99 Buy Now



Also Known As: Edward Everett Horton Jr. Died: September 29, 1970
Born: March 18, 1886 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: actor

Biography CLOSE THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

Charmingly comic character actor who played the ineffectual bumbler in scores of films from the 1920s through the 70s. Among many triumphs Horton is remembered as Fred Astaire's sidekick in "The Gay Divorcee" (1934), "Top Hat" (1935) and "Shall We Dance?" (1937).

Charmingly comic character actor who played the ineffectual bumbler in scores of films from the 1920s through the 70s. Among many triumphs Horton is remembered as Fred Astaire's sidekick in "The Gay Divorcee" (1934), "Top Hat" (1935) and "Shall We Dance?" (1937).

Filmographyclose complete filmography

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Cold Turkey (1971) Hiram C. Grayson
2.
 2000 Years Later (1969) Evermore
3.
 The Perils of Pauline (1967) Casper Coleman
4.
 Sex and the Single Girl (1964) The chief
5.
6.
 Pocketful of Miracles (1961) Hutching, the butler
7.
 The Story of Mankind (1957) Sir Walter Raleigh
8.
 Down to Earth (1947) Messenger 7013
9.
 The Ghost Goes Wild (1947) Eric
10.
 Her Husband's Affairs (1947) J. B. Cruikshank
VIEW THE FULL FILMOGRAPHY

Education

Columbia University: New York , New York -

Family close complete family listing

father:
Edward Everett Horton. Proofreader for <i>The New York Times</i>.
mother:
Isabella Horton.

Contributions

bergy7 ( 2008-01-09 )

Source: not available

Horton's voice-overs were used for many years on 'The Rocky and Bullwinkle' Cartoon Series in the 1960's, particularly on 'Fractured Fairy Tales' episodes.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute