Clark Gable

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 76
William Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood". He had roles in more than 60 motion pictures in a wide variety of genres in a career that lasted 37 years, three decades of which was as a leading man. Gable died of a heart attack; his final on screen appearance was of an aging cowboy in The Misfits, released posthumously in 1961.

William Clark Gable was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood". He had roles in more than 60 motion pictures in a wide variety of genres in a career that lasted 37 years, three decades of which was as a leading man. Gable died of a heart attack; his final on screen appearance was of an aging cowboy in The Misfits, released posthumously in 1961.

Birth Name

William Clark Gable

Born

Friday, 01 February 1901

Died

Wednesday, 16 November 1960

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Arthur Miller: Writer Himself (archive footage) 2017
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story McKinley B. Thompson (archive footage) 2017
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Himself 2015
ONE ROGUE REPORTER Peter 2014
And the Oscar Goes To... Himself (archive footage) 2014
Mansome Himself (archive footage) 2012
Mysteries at the Museum Self (archive footage) 2010
Smash His Camera Himself (archive footage) 2010
Hollywood on the Tiber Himself (archive footage) 2009
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Arthur Miller: Writer Himself (archive footage) 2017
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story McKinley B. Thompson (archive footage) 2017
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Himself 2015
ONE ROGUE REPORTER Peter 2014
And the Oscar Goes To... Himself (archive footage) 2014
Mansome Himself (archive footage) 2012
Mysteries at the Museum Self (archive footage) 2010
Smash His Camera Himself (archive footage) 2010
Hollywood on the Tiber Himself (archive footage) 2009
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year (archive footage) 2009
The Yellow Brick Road and Beyond Himself (archive footage) 2009
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Commander Richardson (archive footage) 2007
The Fallen Vampire Himself (archive footage) 2007
Girl 27 Himself (archive footage) 2007
The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk McKinley B. Thompson (archive footage) 2007
Hollywood Couples Himself (archive footage) 2006
Irving Thalberg: Prince of Hollywood (archive footage) 2005
Melanie Remembers: Reflections by Olivia de Havilland Himself-archive 2004
Complicated Women Himself (archive footage) 2003
War Stories with Oliver North Himself (archive footage) 2001
Marilyn Monroe: Beyond the Legend Gay Langland 2000
Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream Himself (archive footage) 1998
Sobbin' Women: The Making of 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' Himself (archive footage) 1997
We Remember Marilyn Himself (archive footage) 1996
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Himself (archive footage) 1995
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) 1994
La Classe Américaine L'acteur 1993
Harlow: The Blonde Bombshell Himself 1993
Here's Looking at You, Warner Bros. Himself - Screen Test (archive footage) 1991
Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire Himself 1991
Myrna Loy: So Nice to Come Home to Himself (archive footage) 1991
Cinema Paradiso Ace Wilfong 1988
Murphy Brown Self / opening credits (archive footage) 1988
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Himself - Cast Member in 'Gone with the Wind' (archive footage) 1988
Entertaining the Troops Himself (archive footage) 1988
American Masters Self (archive footage) 1986
The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Himself (archive footage) 1986
Showbiz Goes To War (archive footage) 1982
Arthur Miller on Home Ground (archive footage) 1979
America at the Movies Peter Warne / Blackie Norton (archive footage) 1976
That's Entertainment, Part II Clips from 'Gone with the Wind' & 'Strange Cargo' etc. (archive footage) 1976
Gable: The King Remembered Himself / Various Characters (archive footage) 1975
That's Entertainment! Clip from 'Idiot's Delight' 1974
Hollywood: The Dream Factory 1972
Great Performances Self (archive footage) 1971
The Happy Ending Himself - actor in 'Susan Lenox' 1969
Dear Mr. Gable (archive footage) 1968
The Dick Cavett Show Peter Warne from film IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (archive footage) 1968
Hollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage) 1965
Verifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory Phase (archive footage) 1965
The Love Goddesses Himself (archive footage) 1965
The Big Parade of Comedy Eddie in 'Hold Your Man' (archive footage) 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Himself, Nick (clip from Night Nurse (1931)) (archive footage), Rance Brett (clip from The Painted Desert (1931)) (archive footage) 1963
The Judy Garland Show Himself 1963
Hollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage) 1963
The Misfits Gay Langland 1961
It Started In Naples Michael Hamilton 1960
But Not For Me Russell 'Russ' Ward 1959
Teacher's Pet James Gannon 1958
Run Silent Run Deep Cmdr. 'Rich' Richardson 1958
The James Dean Story himself 1957
Band Of Angels Hamish Bond 1957
The King and Four Queens Dan Kehoe 1956
The Tall Men Colonel Ben Allison 1955
Soldier of Fortune Hank Lee 1955
Betrayed Col. Pieter Deventer 1954
Mogambo Victor Marswell 1953
Never Let Me Go Philip Sutherland 1953
Lone Star Devereaux Burke 1952
Callaway Went Thataway Clark Gable (uncredited) 1951
Across the Wide Missouri Flint Mitchell 1951
To Please a Lady Mike Brannan 1950
Key to the City Steve Fisk 1950
Any Number Can Play Charley Enley Kyng 1949
Command Decision Brigadier General K.C. 'Casey' Dennis 1949
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself, Blackie in 'San Francisco', Gay Langland 1948
Homecoming Col. Ulysses Delby 'Lee' Johnson (Dr. Johnson) 1948
The Hucksters Victor Albee Norman 1947
Adventure Harry Patterson 1945
Screen Snapshots Series 23, No. 1: Hollywood in Uniform Himself 1943
Show-Business at War Himself 1943
Combat America Narrator 1943
Somewhere I'll Find You Jonathon 'Jonny' Davis 1942
Honky Tonk 'Candy' Johnson 1941
They Met In Bombay Gerald Meldrick 1941
Comrade X McKinley B. Thompson 1940
The Miracle of Sound Himself (archive footage) 1940
Boom Town Big John McMasters 1940
Hollywood: Style Center of the World Himself (archive footage) 1940
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (archive footage) 1940
Strange Cargo Verne 1940
Northward, Ho! Himself 1940
Gone with the Wind Rhett Butler - Visitor from Charleston 1940
Hollywood Hobbies Himself 1939
Idiot's Delight Harry 1939
Too Hot to Handle Chris Hunter 1938
Hollywood Goes to Town Himself 1938
Test Pilot Jim Lane 1938
The Romance of Celluloid Himself 1937
Saratoga Duke Bradley 1937
Parnell Parnell 1937
Hollywood Party Himself 1937
Love On The Run Michael Anthony 1936
Cain And Mabel Larry Cain 1936
San Francisco Blackie Norton 1936
Wife Vs. Secretary Van 1936
Mutiny On The Bounty Christian 1935
Starlit Days at the Lido Himself 1935
China Seas Alan Gaskell 1935
Call of the Wild Jack Thornton 1935
After Office Hours James 'Jim' Branch 1935
Forsaking All Others Jeff Williams 1934
Chained Michael 'Mike' Bradley 1934
Manhattan Melodrama Blackie Gallagher 1934
Men In White Dr. Ferguson 1934
Hollywood on Parade No. B-1 1934
It Happened One Night Peter 1934
Dancing Lady Patch Gallagher 1933
Night Flight Jules Fabian 1933
Hold Your Man Eddie Hall 1933
The White Sister Giovanni Severi 1933
No Man of Her Own Jerry 'Babe' Stewart 1932
Strange Interlude Ned Darrell 1932
Red Dust Dennis Carson 1932
Polly of the Circus Reverend John Hartley 1932
Hell Divers Steve Nelson 1932
The Christmas Party Himself (uncredited) 1931
Possessed Mark Whitney 1931
Susan Lenox (Her Fall and Rise) Rodney Spencer 1931
Sporting Blood Warren 'Rid' Riddell 1931
Night Nurse Nick 1931
A Free Soul Ace Wilfong 1931
Laughing Sinners Carl Loomis 1931
The Secret 6 Carl Luckner 1931
The Finger Points Louis J. Blanco 1931
The Front Page 1931
The Painted Desert Rance Brett 1931
The Easiest Way Nick 1931
Dance, Fools, Dance Jake Luva 1931
Du Barry, Woman of Passion Extra (voice) 1930
The Merry Widow Ballroom Dancer (uncredited) 1926
North Star Archie West 1925
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Roman Guard 1925
The Plastic Age Athlete 1925
Forbidden Paradise Soldier in Czarina's guard 1924

Producer Filmography

1960 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1959 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1940 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1936 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1935 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
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