Charles Bickford

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 65
Charles Ambrose Bickford was an American actor best known for his supporting roles. He was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for The Song of Bernadette (1943), The Farmer's Daughter (1947), and Johnny Belinda (1948). Other notable roles include Whirlpool (1948), A Star Is Born (1954), and The Big Country (1958).

Charles Ambrose Bickford was an American actor best known for his supporting roles. He was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, for The Song of Bernadette (1943), The Farmer's Daughter (1947), and Johnny Belinda (1948). Other notable roles include Whirlpool (1948), A Star Is Born (1954), and The Big Country (1958).

Birth Name

Charles Ambrose Bickford

Born

Thursday, 01 January 1891

Died

Thursday, 09 November 1967

Actor Filmography

Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) 2003
A Big Hand For The Little Lady Benson Tropp 1966
Hollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage) 1965
Suspense Christopher Bell 1964
Della Hugh Stafford 1964
Days Of Wine And Roses Ellis Arnesen 1962
The Eleventh Hour Howard Ellendale 1962
The Virginian John Grainger, John Grainger (credit only), Tucker McCallum 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
Alcoa Premiere Dr. Barry Logan 1961
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) 2003
A Big Hand For The Little Lady Benson Tropp 1966
Hollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage) 1965
Suspense Christopher Bell 1964
Della Hugh Stafford 1964
Days Of Wine And Roses Ellis Arnesen 1962
The Eleventh Hour Howard Ellendale 1962
The Virginian John Grainger, John Grainger (credit only), Tucker McCallum 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
Alcoa Premiere Dr. Barry Logan 1961
Theatre '62 Butler 1961
Dr. Kildare Dr. Charles Dubro 1961
The Dick Powell Theatre Big Jake Hollander, Emmet Peabody 1961
The Americans Peterson 1961
The Islanders Adam Smith 1960
The Barbara Stanwyck Show Isiah B. Richardson 1960
Checkmate Whitney P. Thorne 1960
The Unforgiven Zeb Rawlins 1960
Buick-Electra Playhouse Mr. Frazer 1959
The Big Country Maj. Henry Terrill 1958
Wagon Train Daniel Barrister 1957
Mister Cory Jeremiah Des Plains 'Biloxi' Caldwell 1957
You Can't Run Away from It A.A. Andrews 1956
Playhouse 90 Captain Joel Kingdom, Ellis Arnesen, Gen. Keaton, Henry Harcourt, Himself - Announcing Next Week's Show, Marvin, Old Man Grant, Pa Fentry 1956
The Dark Wave 1956
The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Gen. Jimmy Guthrie 1955
Screen Directors Playhouse Dr. Stone 1955
The 20th Century-Fox Hour John Macready 1955
Celebrity Playhouse Father O'Neil 1955
Not as a Stranger Dr. Dave Runkleman 1955
Prince of Players Dave Prescott 1955
Climax! Martin Seaford 1954
A Star Is Born Oliver Niles 1954
The Man Behind the Badge Himself - Host 1953
The Last Posse Sampson Drune 1953
The Revlon Mirror Theater 1953
General Electric Theater Chief Peter Farrel 1953
The Ford Television Theatre Norman Forrester, Sam Callahan, Stanley Hunter 1952
Elopement Tom Reagan 1951
The Raging Tide Hamil Linder 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Dr. Joseph Gunther, Enoch Prentiss 1951
Jim Thorpe -- All-American Glenn S. 'Pop' Warner 1951
Branded Mr. Lavery 1950
Riding High J.L. Higgins 1950
Guilty of Treason Joszef Cardinal Mindszenty 1950
Whirlpool Lt. James Colton 1949
Roseanna McCoy Devil Anse Hatfield 1949
Madame Bovary 1949
Command Decision Elmer Brockhurst 1949
Johnny Belinda Black MacDonald 1948
The Babe Ruth Story Brother Matthias 1948
Four Faces West Pat Garrett 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself 1948
Brute Force Gallagher 1947
The Woman on the Beach Tod 1947
The Farmer's Daughter Clancy 1947
Duel in the Sun Sam Pierce 1946
Fallen Angel Mark Judd 1945
Captain Eddie William Rickenbacker 1945
Wing and a Prayer Capt. Waddell 1945
The Song of Bernadette Father Peyramale 1943
Mr. Lucky Hard Swede 1943
Tarzan's New York Adventure Buck Rand 1942
Reap The Wild Wind Master of the 'Tyfib' 1942
Burma Convoy Cliff Weldon 1941
Riders Of Death Valley Wolf Reade 1941
Queen of the Yukon Ace Rincon 1940
South to Karanga Jeff Worthing 1940
Girl from God's Country Bill Bogler 1940
Of Mice and Men Slim 1940
Thou Shalt Not Kill Rev. Chris Saunders 1939
One Hour to Live Insp. Sid Brady 1939
Mutiny in the Big House Father Joe Collins 1939
Our Leading Citizen Shep Muir 1939
Street of Missing Men Cash Darwin 1939
Romance of the Redwoods Steve Blake 1939
Stand Up and Fight Arnold 1939
The Storm Bob 'Sparks' Roberts 1938
Valley of the Giants Howard Fallon 1938
Gangs of New York John Franklyn 1938
Daughter of Shanghai Otto Hartman 1937
Night Club Scandal Det. Capt. McKinley 1937
Thunder Trail Lee Tate 1937
High, Wide and Handsome Red Scanlon 1937
The Plainsman John Lattimer 1936
Rose of the Rancho Joe Kincaid 1936
East of Java Red McGovern aka Harvey Bowers 1935
The Farmer Takes a Wife Jotham Klore 1935
Under Pressure Nipper Moran 1935
A Wicked Woman Naylor 1934
Little Miss Marker Big Steve Halloway 1934
White Woman Ballister 1933
This Day and Age Louis Garrett 1933
Song of the Eagle Joe (Nails) Anderson 1933
No Other Woman Jim Stanley 1933
Red Wagon Joe Prince 1933
Vanity Street Brian Murphy 1932
Thunder Below Walt 1932
Scandal for Sale Jerry Strong 1932
Panama Flo Dan McTeague 1932
Men in Her Life 'Flashy' Madden 1931
The Pagan Lady Dingo Mike 1931
The Squaw Man Cash Hawkins 1931
East of Borneo Dr. Allan Randolph 1931
Passion Flower Dan Wallace 1930
River's End Sgt. Conniston 1930
The Sea Bat John Dennis aka Reverend Sims 1930
Anna Christie Matt Burke 1930
Hell's Heroes Bob Sangster 1930
Dynamite Hagon Derk 1929
1949 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1948 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1944 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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