Walter Pidgeon

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 75
Walter Davis Pidgeon was a Canadian-American actor. He earned two Academy Award for Best Actor nominations for his roles in Mrs. Miniver (1942) and Madame Curie (1943). Pidgeon also starred in many films such as How Green Was My Valley (1941), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), Forbidden Planet (1956), Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961), Advise... read more

Walter Davis Pidgeon was a Canadian-American actor. He earned two Academy Award for Best Actor nominations for his roles in Mrs. Miniver (1942) and Madame Curie (1943). Pidgeon also starred in many films such as How Green Was My Valley (1941), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), Forbidden Planet (1956), Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961), Advise & Consent (1962), Funny Girl (1968), and Harry in Your Pocket (1973).

Birth Name

Walter Davis Pigeon

Born

Thursday, 23 September 1897

Died

Tuesday, 25 September 1984

Actor Filmography

Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood Self 2018
Hitchcock Chris Matthews in The Secret Heart 2012
Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us Dr. Edward Morbius 2005
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Mr. Gruffydd 1997
Sobbin' Women: The Making of 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' Self 1997
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker actor 'Advise and 'Consent' 1991
Sextette The Chairman 1977
Two-Minute Warning The Pickpocket 1976
Gibbsville Charles Kinsworth 1976
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Grayson's Butler 1976
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood Self 2018
Hitchcock Chris Matthews in The Secret Heart 2012
Watch the Skies!: Science Fiction, the 1950s and Us Dr. Edward Morbius 2005
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Mr. Gruffydd 1997
Sobbin' Women: The Making of 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' Self 1997
Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker actor 'Advise and 'Consent' 1991
Sextette The Chairman 1977
Two-Minute Warning The Pickpocket 1976
Gibbsville Charles Kinsworth 1976
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Grayson's Butler 1976
That's Entertainment, Part II Nick Carter / (archive footage) 1976
The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case Judge Trenchard 1976
Murder on Flight 502 Charlie Parkins 1975
Un sorriso, uno schiaffo, un bacio in bocca (archive footage) 1975
Ellery Queen Hamilton Drew 1975
You Lie So Deep, My Love Uncle Joe Padway 1975
That's Entertainment! Self - at Banquet 1974
The Girl on the Late, Late Show John Pahlman 1974
Live Again, Die Again Thomas Carmichael 1974
Harry in Your Pocket Casey 1973
The Neptune Factor Dr. Samuel Andrews 1973
The Snoop Sisters Keith Follett 1972
Skyjacked Sen. Arne Lindner 1972
The Screaming Woman Dr. Amos Larkin 1972
Dan August Judge Anderson 1970
House on Greenapple Road Mayor Jack Parker 1970
Bracken's World Cameo 1969
Rascal Sterling North (voice) / Sterling North 1969
Medical Center Ambassador Bill Evarts 1969
Marcus Welby, M.D. Professor Bayliss 1969
Funny Girl Florenz Ziegfeld 1968
The Vatican Affair Herbert Cummings / Il professore Herbert Cummings - un studioso illustre di cose vaticane 1968
The Danny Thomas Hour Jason Merrill 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Self - Guest 1967
Warning Shot Orville Ames 1967
How I Spent My Summer Vacation Lewis Gannet 1967
The F.B.I. Leo Roland 1965
Cinderella King 1965
Daniel Boone Lord Dunsmore 1964
Burke's Law B.G. Perkins 1963
Breaking Point Leon Manville 1963
The Shortest Day Ernest Hemingway 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
Two Colonels Colonello Timothy Henderson / Colonello Henderson 1962
Advise & Consent Senate Majority Leader 1962
Big Red James Haggin 1962
The Tonight Show Self - Guest 1962
Dr. Kildare Dr. Charles Priest 1961
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Adm. Harriman Nelson / Admiral Harriman Nelson 1961
Checkmate John Baker 1960
Rawhide General Augustus Perry 1959
The Milton Berle Show Self 1958
The Patti Page Oldsmobile Show Self 1958
Perry Mason Sherman Hatfield 1957
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Himself 1957
The Rack Col. Edward W. Hall, Sr. 1956
Zane Grey Theatre Dave King, Jess Clark 1956
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Self - Guest 1956
These Wilder Years James Rayburn 1956
Forbidden Planet Dr. Morbius / Dr. Edward Morbius 1956
MGM Parade Self - Host, Self - Host / Dr. Edward Morbius 1955
Hit the Deck Rear Adm. Daniel Xavier Smith 1955
The Glass Slipper Narrator 1955
Deep in My Heart J.J. Shubert 1954
The Magical World of Disney James Haggin, Sterling North - as a Man 1954
Men of the Fighting Lady Cmdr. Dowling / Comdr. Kent Dowling 1954
Executive Suite Frederick Y. Alderson 1954
The Last Time I Saw Paris James Ellswirth 1954
Dream Wife Walter McBride 1953
Scandal at Scourie Patrick J. McChesney 1953
The Bad and the Beautiful Harry Pebbel 1953
The Hoaxters Narrator (voice) / Narrator 1952
Million Dollar Mermaid Frederick Kellerman 1952
The Sellout Haven D. Allridge 1952
The Unknown Man Dwight Bradley Masen / Dwight Bradley 'Brad' Masen 1951
Quo Vadis Narrator 1951
Calling Bulldog Drummond Maj. Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond / Major Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond 1951
Soldiers Three Col. Brunswick 1951
The Miniver Story Clem Miniver 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Guest Panelist, Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
That Forsyte Woman Young Jolyon Forsyte / le jeune Jolyon Forsyte 1949
The Red Danube Col. Michael S. 'Hooky' Nicobar 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself 1948
Command Decision Major General Roland Goodlow Kane / Maj. Gen. Roland Goodlow Kane 1948
Julia Misbehaves William Sylvester Packett 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Self, Sketch Actor 1948
If Winter Comes Mark Sabre 1947
Cass Timberlane Walter Pidgeon - Party Guest 1947
The Secret Heart Chris Matthews 1946
Holiday in Mexico Jeffrey Evans 1946
Week-End at the Waldorf Chip Collyer 1945
Mrs. Parkington Major Augustus Parkington / Major Augustus 'Gus' Parkington 1944
Some of the Best Clem Miniver in Mrs. Miniver 1944
Twenty Years After (archive footage) 1944
Madame Curie Pierre Curie 1943
The Youngest Profession Walter Pidgeon / Himself - Guest Star 1943
White Cargo Harry Witzel / Mr. Harry Witzel 1942
Mrs. Miniver Clem Miniver 1942
Design for Scandal Jeff Sherman 1941
How Green Was My Valley Mr. Gruffydd 1941
Blossoms in the Dust Sam Gladney 1941
Man Hunt Captain Alan Thorndike 1941
Flight Command Squadron Comdr. Bill Gary / Squadron Commander Billy Gary 1940
The Miracle of Sound Self 1940
Sky Murder Nick Carter 1940
Phantom Raiders Nick Carter 1940
Dark Command William 'Will' Cantrell 1940
It's a Date John Arlen 1940
The House Across the Bay Tim Nolan 1940
I Take This Woman Phil Mayberry 1940
Nick Carter, Master Detective Robert Chalmers / Nick Carter / Nicholas 'Nick' Carter, aka Robert Chalmers 1939
Stronger Than Desire Tyler Flagg 1939
6, 000 Enemies Steve Donegan 1939
Society Lawyer Christopher Durant 1939
Listen, Darling Richard Thurlow 1938
Too Hot to Handle Bill Dennis 1938
The Shopworn Angel Sam Bailey 1938
The Girl of the Golden West Jack Rance / Sheriff Jack Rance 1938
Man-Proof Alan Wythe 1938
A Girl with Ideas Mickey McGuire 1937
My Dear Miss Aldrich Ken Morley 1937
Saratoga Hartley Madison 1937
As Good as Married Fraser James 1937
Girl Overboard Paul Stacey 1937
She's Dangerous Dr. Scott Logan 1937
Fatal Lady David Roberts 1936
Big Brown Eyes Richard Morey 1936
Journal of a Crime Florestan 1934
The Kiss Before the Mirror Lucy's Lover 1933
Rockabye Al Howard 1932
The Hot Heiress Clay 1931
Kiss Me Again Paul de St. Cyr 1931
Going Wild 'Ace' Benton 1930
Viennese Nights Franz von Renner 1930
The Gorilla Arthur Marsden 1930
Sweet Kitty Bellairs Lord Varney 1930
Bride of the Regiment Colonel Vultow / Col. Vultow 1930
Show Girl in Hollywood Premiere Emcee / Walter Pidgeon - Premiere Emcee 1930
Clothes Make the Woman Victor Trent 1928
Old Loves and New Clyde Lord Geradine 1926
1944 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1943 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
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