Cliff Edwards

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 71
Clifton Avon "Cliff" Edwards, nicknamed "Ukulele Ike", was an American musician, singer, actor and voice actor, who enjoyed considerable popularity in the 1920s and early 1930s, specializing in jazzy renditions of pop standards and novelty tunes. He had a number-one hit with "Singin' in the Rain" in 1929. He also did voices for animated cartoons... read more

Clifton Avon "Cliff" Edwards, nicknamed "Ukulele Ike", was an American musician, singer, actor and voice actor, who enjoyed considerable popularity in the 1920s and early 1930s, specializing in jazzy renditions of pop standards and novelty tunes. He had a number-one hit with "Singin' in the Rain" in 1929. He also did voices for animated cartoons later in his career, and is best known as the voice of Jiminy Cricket in Walt Disney's Pinocchio (1940) and Fun and Fancy Free (1947), and Dandy (Jim) Crow in Walt Disney's Dumbo (1941).

Born

Friday, 14 June 1895

Died

Saturday, 17 July 1971

Actor Filmography

That Fellow in the Coat Jiminy Cricket 2008
Cafe Society Actor in Opening Scenes 1996
Betty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons Self 1995
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Performer in Clip from 'The Hollywood Revue of 1929' 1994
American Masters Self 1986
Brother Can You Spare a Dime Self / (archive footage) 1975
That's Entertainment! Clip from 'Hollywood Revue' / (archive footage) 1974
The Man from Button Willow Doc / The Whip 1965
Platinum High School Frank 1960
Bat Masterson A.J. Mulcaney 1958
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

That Fellow in the Coat Jiminy Cricket 2008
Cafe Society Actor in Opening Scenes 1996
Betty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons Self 1995
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Performer in Clip from 'The Hollywood Revue of 1929' 1994
American Masters Self 1986
Brother Can You Spare a Dime Self / (archive footage) 1975
That's Entertainment! Clip from 'Hollywood Revue' / (archive footage) 1974
The Man from Button Willow Doc / The Whip 1965
Platinum High School Frank 1960
Bat Masterson A.J. Mulcaney 1958
Playhouse 90 Webber's Manager 1956
The Mickey Mouse Club Self 1955
The Magical World of Disney Jiminy Cricket, Dandy Crow, Self - voice of Jiminy Cricket 1954
Your Chevrolet Showroom Self 1953
Showtime, U.S.A. Self 1950
Penthouse Party Self 1950
The Fifty-Fourth Street Revue Self - Singer 1949
We, the People Self - Voice Talent 1948
Fun and Fancy Free Jiminy Cricket (voice) / Jiminy Cricket 1947
The Ghost Ship Unnamed officer 1943
The Avenging Rider Ike 1943
Sagebrush Law Ike 1943
The Falcon Strikes Back Goldie Locke 1943
Salute for Three Foggy / Foggy, photographer 1943
Fighting Frontier Ike 1943
American Empire Runty 1942
Pirates of the Prairie Ike 1942
Seven Miles from Alcatraz Stormy 1942
Red River Robin Hood Ike 1942
Bandit Ranger Ike 1942
Bad Men of the Hills Harmony Haines 1942
Riders of the Northland Harmony Bumpas 1942
Sundown Jim Stable Proprietor 1942
Lawless Plainsmen Harmony Stubbs 1942
The New Spirit Singing Voice 1942
West of Tombstone Harmony Haines 1942
Riders of the Badlands Bones Mallory / Bones Malloy 1941
Breakdowns of 1941 Self 1941
Dumbo Dandy Crow / Jim Crow (voice) 1941
Prairie Stranger 'Bones' Mallory 1941
International Squadron Omaha McGrath 1941
Thunder Over the Prairie Bones Malloy / 'Bones' Malloy 1941
Power Dive Squid Watkins 1941
Knockout Pinky (credits) / Sleepy 1941
Cliff Edwards and His Buckaroos Cliff - Ranch Foreman / Cliff the Ranch Foreman 1941
The Monster and the Girl Leon Beecher 'Tips' Stokes 1941
She Couldn't Say No Banjo Page 1940
Friendly Neighbors Notes 1940
Flowing Gold 'Hot Rocks' Harris / Hot Rocks Harris 1940
Millionaires in Prison Happy 1940
Pinocchio Jiminy Cricket 1940
High School Jeff Jefferson / "Jeff" Jefferson 1940
His Girl Friday Endicott 1940
Gone with the Wind Reminiscent Soldier 1940
The Royal Rodeo Shorty 1939
Ride, Cowboy, Ride Hogie 1939
Smuggled Cargo Professor 1939
Maisie 'Shorty' Miller / Shorty Miller, Ranch Hand 1939
The Little Adventuress Handy 1938
Out Where the Stars Begin Singer in squaredance number 1938
The Girl of the Golden West Minstrel Joe 1938
The Bad Man of Brimstone 'Buzz' McCreedy / Buzz McCreedy 1937
The Women Men Marry Jerry Little 1937
The Romance of Celluloid Self 1937
Bad Guy 'Hi-Line' 1937
Saratoga Tip 1937
Between Two Women Snoopy 1937
Modern Inventions Robot Barber Chair 1937
They Gave Him a Gun Laro 1937
Cinema Circus Ike / Himself 1937
The Man I Marry Jerry Ridgeway 1936
Starlit Days at the Lido Self 1935
Red Salute P.J. Rooney 1935
George White's Scandals Dude 1935
George White's Scandals Stew Hart 1934
Take a Chance Louie Webb 1933
Flying Devils 'Screwy' Edwards 1933
Hollywood on Parade No. A-12 Self 1933
Fast Life Bumpy / Franz 'Bumpy' Jurgens 1932
Young Bride Pete 1932
Hell Divers Baldy 1932
The Christmas Party Cliff Edwards / Himself 1931
The Sin of Madelon Claudet Victor / Victor Lebeau 1931
Sidewalks of New York Poggle 1931
The Great Lover Finny 1931
Laughing Sinners Mike 1931
Shipmates Bilge 1931
Stepping Out Paul Perkins 1931
Parlor, Bedroom and Bath Bell Hop 1931
The Prodigal Snipe, a Tramp / Snipe 1931
Dance, Fools, Dance Bert Scranton 1931
Remote Control Hog Caller 1930
Crazy House Writer 1930
Those Three French Girls Owly 1930
Doughboys Nescopeck 1930
Good News Kearney / 'Pooch' Kearney 1930
Way Out West Trilby 1930
Children of Pleasure Cliff - Radio Performer 1930
Montana Moon Froggy 1930
Lord Byron of Broadway Joe / Joe Lundeen 1930
They Learned About Women Singer in Harlem Madness number 1930
So This Is College Windy 1929
Marianne Soapy 1929
The Hollywood Revue of 1929 Cliff Edwards / Ukulele Ike / Self 1929
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