Jose Ferrer

Actor · Director · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 72
José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor and theatre and film director. He was the first Puerto Rican-born actor, as well as the first Hispanic actor, to win an Academy Award.

José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón, known as José Ferrer, was a Puerto Rican actor and theatre and film director. He was the first Puerto Rican-born actor, as well as the first Hispanic actor, to win an Academy Award.

Birth Name

José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón

Born

Monday, 08 January 1912

Died

Sunday, 26 January 1992

Actor Filmography

3-D Rarities (archive footage) / Alfred Davidson (archive footage) 2015
Ancient Aliens Self 2010
Voces Cyrano de Bergerac 2006
The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema Self 2002
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes Self 1998
Bogart: The Untold Story 1997
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker Self 1991
The Perfect Tribute Edward Everett 1991
Hired to Kill Rallis 1990
Old Explorers Warner Watney 1990
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

3-D Rarities (archive footage) / Alfred Davidson (archive footage) 2015
Ancient Aliens Self 2010
Voces Cyrano de Bergerac 2006
The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema Self 2002
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes Self 1998
Bogart: The Untold Story 1997
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker Self 1991
The Perfect Tribute Edward Everett 1991
Hired to Kill Rallis 1990
Old Explorers Warner Watney 1990
Maniac Mansion Himself 1990
American Playwrights Theater: The One-Acts Abraham Bentley 1989
The Sun and the Moon Don Fulhencio 1987
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self 1986
American Masters Self 1986
The 40th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter & Performer 1986
Bridges to Cross Morris Kane 1986
Matlock Nicholas Baron 1986
Blood & Orchids Walter Bergman 1986
Covenant Victor Noble 1985
Seduced James Killian 1985
Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil Prof. Ludwig Rosenberg 1985
Dune Padishah Emperor Shaddam IV / Padisha Emperor Shaddam IV 1984
Murder, She Wrote Cagliostro 1984
George Washington Governor Dinwiddie, Governor Dinwiddie / Gov. Dinwiddie 1984
Samson and Delilah The High Priest 1984
The Evil That Men Do Hector Lomelin / Dr. Hector Lomelin 1984
To Be or Not to Be Prof. Siletski 1983
The Best of Everything Self 1983
Blood Feud Edward Bennett Williams - Hoffa's Attorney 1983
The Horror of It All Himself / Narrator / Self - Narrated by 1983
This Girl for Hire Harrison Wooly 1983
Newhart Arthur Vanderkellen 1982
Bloodtide Nereus 1982
Hotel Alex Huff 1982
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy Leopold 1982
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982
American Playhouse Professor Leeds 1982
Rodin, the Gates of Hell Rodin 1982
The 35th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter & Performer 1981
The Being Mayor Gordon Lane 1981
Bloody Birthday Doctor 1981
Peter and Paul Gamaliel 1981
Evita Peron Agustin Magaldi 1981
Berlin Tunnel 21 Komansky / Komanski 1981
Magnum, P.I. Robert Caine 1980
Battle Creek Brawl Dominici 1980
The Dream Merchants George Pappas 1980
Gideon's Trumpet Abe Fortas 1980
The French Atlantic Affair President Aristide Brouchard 1979
Natural Enemies Harry Rosenthal 1979
The Concorde... Airport '79 Chief Superintendent Morabito (TV version) 1979
The Fifth Musketeer Athos 1979
Tales of the Unexpected Carlos 1979
A Life of Sin The Bishop 1979
The Swarm Dr. Andrews 1978
Fedora Doctor Vando 1978
The Return of Captain Nemo Captain Nemo 1978
Fame Francesco 1978
The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover Lionel McCoy 1977
Dracula's Dog Inspector Branco 1977
The Love Boat Deke Donner, Simon Beck 1977
The Rhinemann Exchange Erich Rhinemann 1977
Fantasy Island Nikolos Karavatos 1977
The Sentinel Priest of the Brotherhood / Robed Figure 1977
Crash! Marc Denne 1977
Voyage of the Damned Manuel Benitez 1976
Quincy M.E. Dr. Stanley Royce 1976
The Big Bus Ironman 1976
Paco Fermin Flores 1976
Rickles Self 1975
Starsky and Hutch Crazy Joey Fortune 1975
Forever Young, Forever Free Father Alberto 1975
The Missing Are Deadly Mr. Ed Warren 1975
Orson Welles' Great Mysteries Old Harry 1973
The Marcus-Nelson Murders Jake Weinhaus 1973
ABC Afterschool Specials Cyrano de Bergerac 1972
Crosscurrent Dr. Charles Bedford 1971
Gideon Angel of the Lord 1971
Columbo Dr. Marshall Cahill 1971
The Aquarians Dr. Alfred Vreeland 1970
Sesame Street Tío José, Tio Jose' 1969
The David Frost Show Self - Guest 1969
This Is Tom Jones Self - Guest 1969
The Little Drummer Boy Ben Haramed / Ben Haramed (voice) 1968
The Name of the Game Adrian Blake, Benjamin Franklin Bristow 1968
The Young Rebel Hassan Bey 1967
Personality Self 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Self - Guest 1967
Enter Laughing Harrison B. Marlowe 1967
Ship of Fools Rieber 1965
The Greatest Story Ever Told Herod Antipas 1965
Cyrano et d'Artagnan Cyrano de Bergerac / Monsieur de Cyrano Bergerac, de la Compagnie des Cadets de Gascogne 1964
Bewitched Narrator 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Lt. Barney Greenwald 1963
The Danny Kaye Show Self - Guest 1963
The Greatest Show on Earth Harry Kyle 1963
Stop Train 349 Cowan the Reporter 1963
Nine Hours to Rama Supt. Gopal Das / Superintendent Das 1963
Lawrence of Arabia Turkish Bey 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Co-Host, Himself 1961
Password Self - Celebrity Contestant 1961
Return to Peyton Place Voice of Mark Steele 1961
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
The Bell Telephone Hour Self 1959
The Garry Moore Show Self - Guest 1958
The Ben Hecht Show Self - Actor / Director 1958
The High Cost of Loving Jim Fry 1958
I Accuse! Captain Alfred Dreyfus 1958
The Lux Show Self 1957
Four Girls in Town Director 1957
The Great Man Joe Harris 1956
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Self - Guest 1956
The Rosemary Clooney Show Self - Guest 1956
The Cockleshell Heroes Major Geoffrey Stringer / Major Stringer 1955
The Shrike Jim Downs 1955
Deep in My Heart Sigmund Romberg 1954
The Magical World of Disney Dr. Tybalt Grimaldi 1954
Producers' Showcase Cyrano de Bergerac, Self - Host 1954
The Caine Mutiny Lt. Barney Greenwald 1954
Miss Sadie Thompson Alfred Davidson 1953
The United States Steel Hour 1953
Person to Person Self 1953
Tonight! Himself - Guest 1953
General Electric Theater Joe Garvey 1953
Moulin Rouge Comte Alphonse de Toulouse-Lautrec / Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 1952
Anything Can Happen Giorgi Papashvily 1952
Cyrano de Bergerac Cyrano de Bergerac / Cyrano 1950
Robert Q's Matinee Self 1950
Showtime, U.S.A. Self 1950
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Cyrano de Bergerac 1950
Penthouse Party Self 1950
Crisis Raoul Farrago 1950
Your Show of Shows Self - Guest Performer 1950
The Secret Fury José 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
Whirlpool David Korvo 1950
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself 1948
Joan of Arc The Dauphin - Charles VII, later King of France / The Dauphin, Charles VII, later King of France 1948
Repertory Theatre Cyrano de Bergerac, Sammy Glick 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
The Milton Berle Show Self 1948
We, the People Self - Actor 1948

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1956 Emmy Best Actor - Single Performance Nominated
1953 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1951 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1951 Golden Globe Best Actor - Drama Won
1949 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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