Donald Crisp

Actor · Director · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 64
Donald Crisp was an English film actor. He was an early producer, director and screenwriter. His career lasted from the early silent film era into the 1960s. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1942 for his performance in How Green Was My Valley.

Donald Crisp was an English film actor. He was an early producer, director and screenwriter. His career lasted from the early silent film era into the 1960s. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1942 for his performance in How Green Was My Valley.

Birth Name

George William Crisp

Born

Thursday, 27 July 1882

Died

Saturday, 25 May 1974

Actor Filmography

Doogie Howser, M.D. Mr. Morgan 1989
American Masters (archive footage) 1986
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) / Self 1983
Tomorrow Coast to Coast Self 1973
Hollywood and the Stars Brother Superior (clip from Brother Orchid (1940)), Sir John Burleson (clip from The Sea Hawk (1940)) 1963
Spencer's Mountain Grandpa Zubulon Spencer / Grandpa Spencer 1963
Greyfriars Bobby: The True Story of a Dog James Brown 1961
Pollyanna Mayor Karl Warren 1960
A Dog of Flanders Jehan Daas 1959
The Last Hurrah Cardinal Martin Burke / The Cardinal 1958
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Doogie Howser, M.D. Mr. Morgan 1989
American Masters (archive footage) 1986
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) / Self 1983
Tomorrow Coast to Coast Self 1973
Hollywood and the Stars Brother Superior (clip from Brother Orchid (1940)), Sir John Burleson (clip from The Sea Hawk (1940)) 1963
Spencer's Mountain Grandpa Zubulon Spencer / Grandpa Spencer 1963
Greyfriars Bobby: The True Story of a Dog James Brown 1961
Pollyanna Mayor Karl Warren 1960
A Dog of Flanders Jehan Daas 1959
The Last Hurrah Cardinal Martin Burke / The Cardinal 1958
Saddle the Wind Dennis Deneen 1958
Drango Judge Allen 1957
Playhouse 90 Samuel Harman 1956
Crossroads Father Anatole Martin 1955
MGM Parade Seaman Thomas Burkitt 1955
The Man from Laramie Alec Waggoman 1955
The Long Gray Line Old Martin 1955
The Magical World of Disney Mayor Karl Warren, James Brown 1954
Prince Valiant King Aguar 1954
The Name's the Same Self - Contestant 1951
Home Town Story John MacFarland 1951
Lux Video Theatre Self - Guest Host, Self - Intermission Guest 1950
Bright Leaf Major James Singleton / Major Singleton 1950
Challenge to Lassie 'Jock' Gray 1949
Whispering Smith Barney Rebstock 1948
Hills of Home Drumsheugh 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
Ramrod Jim Crew 1947
The Valley of Decision William Scott 1945
Son of Lassie Sam Carraclough 1945
National Velvet Mr. Brown / Herbert Brown 1945
The Adventures of Mark Twain J.B. Pond 1944
The Uninvited Cmdr. Beech / Commander Beech 1944
Lassie Come Home Sam Carraclough 1943
Forever and a Day Capt. Martin / Captain Martin 1943
The Battle of Midway Main Narrator 1942
The Gay Sisters Ralph Pedloch 1942
How Green Was My Valley Mr. Morgan 1941
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Sir Charles Emery 1941
Shining Victory Dr. Drewett 1941
Knute Rockne All American Father John Callahan, C.S.C / Father John Callahan C.S.C. 1940
City for Conquest Scotty MacPherson 1940
The Sea Hawk Sir John Burleson / Admiral Sir John Burleson 1940
Brother Orchid Brother Superior 1940
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Minister Althoff 1940
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex Francis Bacon 1939
The Old Maid Dr. Lanskell / Doctor Lanskell 1939
Daughters Courageous Samuel 'Sam' Sloane / Sam Sloane 1939
Juarez General Marechal Achille Bazaine / Maréchal Bazaine 1939
Sons of Liberty Alexander McDougall 1939
Wuthering Heights Dr. Kenneth 1939
The Oklahoma Kid Judge Hardwick 1939
The Dawn Patrol Phipps 1938
Comet Over Broadway Grant 1938
The Sisters Tim Hazelton 1938
Valley of the Giants Andy Stone 1938
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse Inspector Lane / Police Inspector Lewis Lane 1938
The Beloved Brat John Morgan / Mr. Morgan 1938
Jezebel Dr. Livingstone 1938
Sergeant Murphy Col. Carruthers / Col. Todd Carruthers 1938
The Life of Emile Zola Maitre Labori 1937
That Certain Woman Merrick, Sr. / Jack V. Merrick Sr. 1937
Confession Presiding Judge 1937
Parnell Davitt / Michael Davitt 1937
The Great O'Malley Captain Cromwell / Police Captain Cromwell 1937
Beloved Enemy Liam Burke / Burke 1936
A Woman Rebels Judge Byron Thistlewaite 1936
The Charge of the Light Brigade Col. Campbell / Colonel Campbell 1936
Mary of Scotland Huntly 1936
The White Angel Dr. Hunt 1936
Mutiny on the Bounty Burkitt / Thomas Burkitt 1935
Oil for the Lamps of China Mr. McCarger 1935
Laddie Mr. Pryor 1935
Vanessa, Her Love Story George - the Inn Owner / George 1935
The Little Minister Doctor McQueen / Docteur McQueen 1934
What Every Woman Knows Mr. David Wylie / David Wylie 1934
British Agent Marshall O'Reilly 1934
The Life of Vergie Winters Mike Davey 1934
The Key Peadar Conlan 1934
The Crime Doctor District Attorney 1934
Broadway Bad Darrall 1933
Red Dust Guidon 1932
A Passport to Hell Sgt. Snyder 1932
Kick In Police Commisioner Harvey / Garvey 1931
Svengali The Laird 1931
Scotland Yard Charles Fox 1930
The Return of Sherlock Holmes Colonel Moran 1929
The Pagan Mr. Roger Slater / Roger Slater 1929
Trent's Last Case Sigsbee Manderson 1929
The Viking Leif Ericsson 1928
Stand and Deliver London Club Member 1928
The Black Pirate MacTavish 1926
Don Q Son of Zorro Don Sebastian 1925
The Bonnie Brier Bush Lachlan Campbell 1921
Broken Blossoms Battling Burrows 1919
The Fall of Babylon Extra 1919
Joan the Woman 1916
Intolerance Extra 1916
The Birth of a Nation Gen. U.S. Grant / Gen. Ulysses S. Grant 1915
The Avenging Conscience: or 'Thou Shalt Not Kill' - 1914
The Escape 'Bull' McGee 1914
Home, Sweet Home The Mother's Son 1914
His Secret Husband 1913
The Musketeers of Pig Alley Rival Gang Member 1912
The Eternal Mother In Field 1912
The Miser's Heart Policeman 1911
The Battle A Union Soldier 1911
The Adventures of Billy First Tramp 1911
The Squaw's Love Indian 1911
Swords and Hearts At Frazier House / Bushwacker 1911
The Primal Call 1911
What Shall We Do with Our Old? Night Court Bailiff 1911
Fate's Turning The Valet 1911
Winning Back His Love At Stage Door 1910
The Golden Supper Courtier / Monk / Courtier/Monk 1910

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1942 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Won
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