Walter Connolly


Actor
Walter Connolly

Biography

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Fifth Avenue Girl (1939)
Alfred Borden
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1939)
The "King"
Those High Grey Walls (1939)
Doctor MacAuley
Good Girls Go to Paris (1939)
Olaf Brand
Bridal Suite (1939)
Dr. Grauer
The Great Victor Herbert (1939)
Victor Herbert
Coast Guard (1939)
Tobias Bliss
Four's a Crowd (1938)
John P. Dillingwell
Start Cheering (1938)
Sam Lewis
Penitentiary (1938)
Thomas Matthews
The Girl Downstairs (1938)
Mr. Brown
Nancy Steele Is Missing! (1937)
Michael Steele
Let's Get Married (1937)
[Diamond] Joe [McGillicutty] Quinn
The Good Earth (1937)
Uncle
First Lady (1937)
Carter Hibbard
Nothing Sacred (1937)
Oliver Stone
The League of Frightened Men (1937)
Nero Wolfe
Libeled Lady (1936)
Mr. [J. B.] Allenbury
Soak the Rich (1936)
Humphrey Craig
The Music Goes 'Round (1936)
Hector Courtney
The King Steps Out (1936)
Maximilian, Duke of Bavaria
So Red the Rose (1935)
Malcolm Bedford
One Way Ticket (1935)
Captain [Bill] Bourne
She Couldn't Take It (1935)
Mr. [Daniel] Van Dyke
The Captain Hates the Sea (1934)
Captain Helquist
Father Brown, Detective (1934)
Father Brown
Whom the Gods Destroy (1934)
John Forrester [also known as Eric Jann and Peter Korotoff]
White Lies (1934)
John [Frank] Mitchell
Broadway Bill (1934)
J. L. Higgins
It Happened One Night (1934)
[Alexander] Andrews
Twentieth Century (1934)
[Oliver] Webb
Once to Every Woman (1934)
Dr. Walter Selby
Servants' Entrance (1934)
Viktor Nilsson
Lady by Choice (1934)
Judge Daly
Eight Girls in a Boat (1934)
Mr. Storm
Lady for a Day (1933)
Count Romero
Man's Castle (1933)
Ira
Paddy the Next Best Thing (1933)
Major [Robert] Adair
Master of Men (1933)
Sam Parker
East of Fifth Avenue (1933)
John Lawton
The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933)
Jones
No More Orchids (1932)
Bill Holt
Washington Merry-Go-Round (1932)
[Senator] Wylie
Man Against Woman (1932)
Mossie Ennis
A Soldier's Oath (1915)
Raoul de Reyntiens
The Marked Woman (1914)
Prince Ching

Life Events

1932

Film acting debut

Photo Collections

No More Orchids - Behind-the-Scenes Photo
No More Orchids - Behind-the-Scenes Photo

Videos

Movie Clip

Once To Every Woman (1933) - I Can Get Away With It All exposition here as we’ve just met junior hot-shot surgeon Jim (Ralph Bellamy) and his mentor and boss Selby (Walter Connolly), and they move quickly to the challenging brain patient on their ward, in RKO’s racy Once To Every Woman, 1933, starring Fay Wray.
It Happened One Night (1934) - Long Line Of Stubborn Idiots Madcap heiress Ellie (Claudette Colbert) establishing bona-fides with some bite, for her father Alexander (Walter Connolly), opening Frank Capra's It Happened One Night, 1934, also starring Clark Gable.
Captain Hates The Sea, The (1934) - Down To The Sea In Ships Opening with extensive use of a real ocean liner, which director Lewis Milestone persuaded Columbia studio boss Harry Cohn to spring-for, we meet Walter Connolly in the title role, Frederic Howard and Fredric Santly his audience, Leon Errol the steward, in the all-star comic-melodrama, The Captain Hates The Sea, 1934, with Victor McLaglen and John Gilbert.
Bitter Tea Of General Yen, The (1933) - For Some Nameless Brats? Chinese warlord General Yen (Nils Asther) is counseled by his crooked American business associate Jones (Walter Connolly) and unmoved by brave missionary Dr. Bob Strike (Gavin Gordon, fiancè of top-billed Barbara Stanwyck) in Frank Capra's The Bitter Tea Of General Yen, 1933.
Twentieth Century - Go on Hit Me! Impresario Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) plays the martyr, not fooling his protege Lily Garland (Carole Lombard), leading to a chilling moment in Howard Hawks' comedy Twentieth Century, 1934.
Twentieth Century (1934) - She's Marvelous! Director Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) is convinced he's onto something after his new discovery Lily Garland (Carole Lombard) turns on him during rehearsal in Howard Hawks' Twentieth Century, 1934.
Twentieth Century (1934) - I Despise Temperament! Bracketed by press agent O'Malley and business manager Webb (Roscoe Karns, Walter Connnolly), who work for her semi-fugitive former boss (who's also on board), actress Lily (Carole Lombard) isn't happy with her assistant (Dale Fuller), her boyfriend (Ralph Forbes) or the train service in Howard Hawks' Twentieth Century, 1934.
Twentieth Century (1934) - Tell Her I'm Dying! Still on the train, nearing the climax, impresario Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) conspires with his aides (Roscoe Karns and Walter Connolly) to persuade Lily (Carole Lombard) to sign a new contract in Howard Hawks' Twentieth Century, 1934.
Twentieth Century - I Am a Baptist! Impresario Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) loses his cool with actress Lily Garland (Carole Lombard) then rallies with a pitch to a religious financier (Etienne Girardot) in Twentieth Century, 1934.
Libeled Lady (1936) - Angry Marbles Ex-reporter Bill (William Powell), hired to romance affluent Connie (Myrna Loy), who's not buying, dining shipboard with her father (Walter Connolly), in Libeled Lady, 1936.
Lady By Choice (1934) - Never Disorderly After getting collared in the opening barroom brawl scene, tough old Patsy (May Robson) in court before a familiar judge (Walter Connolly), observed by also-busted fan dancer Alabam' (Carole Lombard) and aides (Arthur Hohl, Raymond Walburn), in Columbia's Lady By Choice, 1934.
Too Hot To Handle (1938) - Pretend You Fired Me New York newsreel cameraman Hunter (Clark Gable) has traveled all the way from Shanghai with flier Alma (Myrna Loy) in order to trick her into coming to work for his company, his boss (Walter Connolly) conspiring, in MGM's Too Hot To Handle, 1938.

Companions

Nedda Harrigan
Wife
Married August 14, 1920.

Bibliography