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GEORGE CHANDLER BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

George Chandler was born on June 30th, 1898 in Waukegan, Illinois.  After high school he first joined the military and served during World War I.  Upon completing his service Chandler then went on to study ay the University of Illinois.

During his college years he also performed as a violinist with a jazz band to help support him financially.  Chandler later chose to work as a vaudeville performer and by 1928 he had broken into the film industry.
 
Some of his early roles were in such two-reel comedies as, "Red Romance" (1929) starring with Regina Doyle and Wilbur Mack and "A Daring Dude" (1929), "The Fatal Glass of Beer" (1933) starring W.C. Fields and "The Power and the Glory" (1933). 
 
Over the course of his career in entertainment he would add over 400 roles to his credits.  As he continued working as an actor, he began to take on more substantial film roles such as, "Roxie Hart" (1942), "Race Street" (1948), "Sons of Adventure" (1948), "The Girl Rush" (1955) and "Every Which Way But Loose (1978) starring Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Geoffrey Lewis and Ruth Gordon
 
Along with film work he also appeared on a variety of television series such as, "Space Patrol" (1951), "Lassie" (1954), "Twilight Zone", "The Adventures of Kit Carson", "Bonanza", "Ironside", "The Virginian", "Gunsmoke", "Love, American Style", "Shotgun Slade", "The Public Defender", "Frontier", "It's a Great Life" and "Wagon Train" "The Lone Ranger" and "Laredo".  

Chandler also served as President of the Screen Actors Guild between 1960 and 1963.  His final acting role was in 1979 on the television series, "Lou Grant".
 
George Chandler married only once to Catherine Ward in 1935 and they had three children together before the marriage came to an end.  He did not re-marry and on June 10th, 1985 he passed away at the age of eighty six, in Panorama city, California after suffering from complications with cancer. 
 
 
Filmography

1979   Lou Grant

1979   The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again
 
1978   Every Which Way But Loose 

1978   The Bastard

1978   CHiPs 
 
1978   Switch 

1976   Griffin and Phoenix 

1976   The Waltons 
 
1975   Capone 

1975   Escape to Witch Mountain 

1975   Superman 
 
1975   Kolchak: The Night Stalker

1974   Adam-12

1974   Here's Lucy 
 
1972   Pickup on 101

1971-1972  Alias Smith and Jones 

1971-1972  Love, American Style
 
1971   Gunsmoke

1971   One More Train to Rob 

1970   The Virginian 
 
1970   One More Time 

1970   The Name of the Game 

1969   Mannix
 
1968   Buckskin

1967   Iron Horse 

1967   Ironside 
 
1967   Bonanza 

1967   Batman 

1966-1967  Laredo
 
1966   Run Buddy Run 

1966   Petticoat Junction

1966   Green Acres
 
1966   The Ghost and Mr. Chicken

1966   Run for Your Life 

1965   Apache Uprising
 
1965   McGhee

1965   Peyton Place

1964   Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
 
1964   Kraft Suspense Theatre 

1964   Law of the Lawless 

1964   Dead Ringer 
 
1963   Rawhide

1961-1962  Ichabod and Me

1957-1961  Tales of Wells Fargo
 
1961   Bringing Up Buddy

1961   The Deputy

1961   Twilight Zone
 
1960   Buick-Electra Playhouse

1960   The Gambler, the Nun and the Radio 

1960   The Slowest Gun in the West 

1957-1960  G.E. True Theater

1960   Shotgun Slade 
 
1956-1959  Lassie

1958   Decision

1958   Wagon Train 
 
1957   The People's Choice 

1957   Sugarfoot

1957   Gunsight Ridge
 
1956-1957  Schlitz Playhouse 

1957   Alfred Hitchcock Presents

1953-1957  Robert Montgomery Presents
 
1957   Spring Reunion 

1956   Fury 

1956   Telephone Time
 
1956   Circus Boy

1953-1956  Adventures of Superman 

1956   Cavalcade of America 
 
1956   Good-bye, My Lady 

1956   Playwrights '56 

1956   The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp 
 
1956   Studio 57

1955   Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre

1955   Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok
 
1955   Frontier

1955   Dragnet 

1955   The Girl Rush
 
1955   Kings Row

1955   Apache Ambush

1952-1955  Lux Video Theatre
 
1954-1955  It's a Great Life

1955   TV Reader's Digest

1954   The Steel Cage
 
1954   The Mickey Rooney Show

1954   The Lone Ranger

1954   The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse
 
1954   The Public Defender

1954   Waterfront

1953-1954  The Adventures of Kit Carson 
 
1954   The High and the Mighty

1954   Rails Into Laramie

1953   The Revlon Mirror Theater
 
1953   Marry Me Again

1953   Island in the Sky

1953   Gruen Guild Theater
 
1953   The Abbott and Costello Show 

1953   Meet Me at the Fair 

1952   Hans Christian Andersen 
 
1952   The WAC from Walla Walla 

1952   Somebody Loves Me 

1952   Woman of the North Country 
 
1952   My Man and I 

1952   And Now Tomorrow 

1952   The Narrow Margin 
 
1952   This Woman Is Dangerous 

1952   Rose of Cimarron 

1951   Double Dynamite 
 
1951   Westward the Women

1951   The Whip Hand 

1951   Across the Wide Missouri 
 
1951   Disc Jockey 

1951   Space Patrol 

1951   Stars Over Hollywood
 
1950   Kansas Raiders 

1950   Pretty Baby

1950   Triple Trouble
 
1950   The Happy Years

1950   The Next Voice You Hear...

1950   Perfect Strangers 
 
1950   Singing Guns

1949   Battleground 

1949   Sweet Cheat
 
1949   Once More, My Darling

1949   The House Across the Street

1949   The Judge Steps Out
 
1949   Canadian Pacific

1949   Adventure in Baltimore

1949   Homicide
 
1949   Knock on Any Door

1948   The Paleface 

1948   The Girl from Manhattan 
 
1948   Sons of Adventure

1948   Race Street

1948   Hollow Triumph
 
1948   Silver River

1948   The Cobra Strikes

1948   The Hunted
 
1948   The Pirate

1948   Lightnin' in the Forest

1948   The Miracle of the Bells
 
1948   If You Knew Susie

1948   Alias a Gentleman

1948   Reaching from Heaven 
 
1947   Killer McCoy

1947   Road to Rio 

1947   It Had to Be You 
 
1947   Night Song 

1947   Nightmare Alley

1947   Magic Town
 
1947   The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

1947   Stork Bites Man

1947   So You Want to Be in Pictures 
 
1947   Saddle Pals

1947   The Vigilantes Return

1947   I'll Be Yours 
 
1947   It's a Joke, Son!

1947   Sinbad, the Sailor

1947   Dead Reckoning 
 
1946   Heldorado

1946   The Missing Lady

1946   The Last Crooked Mile
 
1946   Rendezvous with Annie

1946   Lover Come Back

1946   Suspense
 
1946   Behind the Mask

1946   The French Key

1946   The Glass Alibi
 
1946   The Kid from Brooklyn

1946   Strange Impersonation

1946   The Mask of Diijon
 
1946   Little Giant

1946   The Shadow Returns

1946   A Guy Could Change
 
1946   Colonel Effingham's Raid

1946   Because of Him

1946   The Great Morgan 
 
1945   Pardon My Past

1945   Strange Confession

1945   Tell It to a Star
 
1945   Lady on a Train

1945   The Shanghai Cobra

1945   Man from Oklahoma 
 
1945   Captain Eddie

1945   It's in the Bag!

1945   Crime, Inc.
 
1945   Patrick the Great

1945   Without Love

1945   See My Lawyer
 
1945   This Man's Navy 

1945   I Was a Criminal

1944   Irish Eyes Are Smiling
 
1944   Goin' to Town

1944   Tall in the Saddle

1944   Wing and a Prayer 
 
1944   Bride by Mistake

1944   Step Lively

1944   Allergic to Love 
 
1944   Johnny Doesn't Live Here Any More 

1944   Since You Went Away

1944   It Happened Tomorrow
 
1944   3 Men in White

1944   Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat 

1944   Buffalo Bill 
 
1944   Timber Queen

1943   In Old Oklahoma

1943   Never a Dull Moment
 
1943   Swing Fever

1943   My Kingdom for a Cook

1943   A Scream in the Dark
 
1943   Sweet Rosie O'Grady

1943   Swing Shift Maisie

1943   Hers to Hold
 
1943   The Ox-Bow Incident

1943   Lady of Burlesque

1943   They Got Me Covered
 
1943   Hi, Buddy

1943   The Amazing Mrs. Holliday 

1943   The Powers Girl
 
1943   City Without Men

1942   Secrets of the Underground

1942   The Great Gildersleeve
 
1942   A Night to Remember

1942   That Other Woman

1942   Scattergood Survives a Murder
 
1942   The Forest Rangers

1942   Here We Go Again

1942   Highways by Night
 
1942   Isle of Missing Men

1942   Pardon My Sarong

1942   Night in New Orleans
 
1942   Are Husbands Necessary?

1942   Private Buckaroo

1942   The Great Man's Lady
 
1942   Roxie Hart

1942   A Tragedy at Midnight

1942   Castle in the Desert
 
1942   Obliging Young Lady 

1942   Call Out the Marines 

1941   Design for Scandal
 
1941   Remember the Day 

1941   Hellzapoppin' 

1941   Look Who's Laughing 
 
1941   Miss Polly 

1941   Buy Me That Town 

1941   Man at Large 
 
1941   Private Nurse

1941   Three Sons o' Guns 

1941   Mountain Moonlight 
 
1941   Broadway Limited

1941   Reaching for the Sun

1941   Model Wife
 
1941   Repent at Leisure 

1941   Sleepers West

1941   Double Date
 
1941   A Girl, a Guy, and a Gob

1941   Tobacco Road

1941   The Mad Doctor
 
1941   Western Union 

1940   Trail of the Vigilantes 

1940   Charter Pilot
 
1940   Arizona

1940   Melody Ranch

1940   Dr. Kildare Goes Home
 
1940   The Return of Frank James

1940   Manhattan Heartbeat

1940   Edison, the Man
 
1940   Shooting High

1940   Forgotten Girls

1940   Broadway Melody of 1940
 
1940   Abe Lincoln in Illinois

1940   The Man Who Wouldn't Talk

1939   Thou Shalt Not Kill
 
1939   The Light That Failed

1939   The Secret of Dr. Kildare

1939   20,000 Men a Year
 
1939   Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

1939   Fast and Furious 

1939   Everything's on Ice
 
1939   Calling All Marines

1939   Beau Geste

1939   I Stole a Million
 
1939   Mr. Moto Takes a Vacation

1939   Second Fiddle

1939   The Jones Family in Hollywood
 
1939   Young Mr. Lincoln

1939   Exile Express

1939   It's a Wonderful World
 
1939   Calling Dr. Kildare

1939   The Flying Irishman

1939   Everybody's Baby
 
1939   Blondie Meets the Boss

1939   King of the Turf

1939   Boy Slaves
 
1939   Jesse James

1938   Up the River 

1938   Secrets of a Nurse
 
1938   The Shining Hour

1938   The Cowboy and the Lady

1938   There Goes My Heart
 
1938   The Mad Miss Manton

1938   Straight Place and Show

1938   Valley of the Giants
 
1938   Three Loves Has Nancy

1938   Gateway

1938   Men with Wings 
 
1938   The Shopworn Angel

1938   Three Comrades

1938   One Wild Night
 
1938   Rascals

1938   Joy of Living

1938   Mr. Moto's Gamble 
 
1938   Man-Proof 

1937   Mannequin

1937   Checkers
 
1937   Big Town Girl

1937   The Duke Comes Back

1937   Thoroughbreds Don't Cry 
 
1937   Nothing Sacred 

1937   Danger: Love at Work 

1937   Small Town Boy 
 
1937   Hot Water 

1937   Big City

1937   Wake Up and Live 
 
1937   Soak the Poor

1937   One Mile from Heaven

1937   Saratoga
 
1937   Riding on Air

1937   The Go Getter

1937   Charlie Chan at the Olympics
 
1937   They Gave Him a Gun

1937   Woman Chases Man

1937   A Star Is Born
 
1937   Nancy Steele Is Missing! 

1937   Fair Warning

1937   Bars and Stripes 
 
1937   Woman-Wise

1937   God's Country and the Woman

1937   In Old Chicago
 
1936   Flying Hostess

1936   Pennies from Heaven

1936   Reunion 
 
1936   The Accusing Finger

1936   Libeled Lady

1936   Old Hutch
 
1936   Sworn Enemy

1936   All American Chump

1936   Sing, Baby, Sing
 
1936   Women Are Trouble

1936   High Tension

1936   Fury 
 
1936   The Princess Comes Across 

1936   Speed

1936   The Robin Hood of El Dorado
 
1936   The Country Doctor 

1936   Here Comes Trouble

1935   Stars Over Broadway
 
1935   The Payoff 

1935   Mary Burns, Fugitive

1935   It's in the Air
 
1935   Flicker Fever

1935   Welcome Home

1935   Broadway Gondolier
 
1935   Don't Bet on Blondes

1935   The Murder Man 

1935   Front Page Woman
 
1935   Spring Tonic 

1935   Star of Midnight

1935   While the Patient Slept
 
1935   The Woman in Red

1934   Music in the Air

1934   Happiness Ahead
 
1934   6 Day Bike Rider

1934   Big Hearted Herbert

1934   Fog Over Frisco 
 
1934   He Was Her Man

1934   Twenty Million Sweethearts

1934   Dark Hazard
 
1934   Hi, Nellie!

1933   Lady Killer

1933   Son of a Sailor
 
1933   The World Changes

1933   The Kennel Murder Case

1933   Footlight Parade
 
1933   Bureau of Missing Persons

1933   The Power and the Glory 

1933   She Had to Say Yes
 
1933   The Life of Jimmy Dolan

1933   Picture Snatcher

1933   Elmer, the Great
 
1933   The Mind Reader

1933   The Keyhole 

1933   The Fatal Glass of Beer
 
1933   Parachute Jumper 

1932   Me and My Gal 

1932   The Bride's Bereavement; or, The Snake in the Grass
 
1932   Merry-Go-Round

1932   The Sport Parade

1932   Two Lips and Juleps; or, Southern Love and Northern Exposure
 
1932   Blessed Event

1932   The Engineer's Daughter; or, Iron Minnie's Revenge
 
1932   Is My Face Red?

1932   The Strange Love of Molly Louvain 

1932   The Tenderfoot 
 
1932   The Famous Ferguson Case

1932   The Beast of the City 

1932   Union Depot 
 
1932   Sign Here

1931   The Wide Open Spaces 

1931   The Great Junction Hotel 
 
1931   Sob Sister

1931   Up Pops the Duke

1931   The Woman Between
 
1931   Too Many Cooks

1931   The Lure of Hollywood

1931   Everything's Rosie
 
1931   Crashing Hollywood

1931   Man of the World 

1931   Doctors' Wives
 
1931   It Happened in Hollywood

1930   Only Saps Work

1930   Her Man 
 
1930   Pure and Simple

1930   Leathernecking 

1930   Love in the Rough 
 
1930   Manslaughter 

1930   The Florodora Girl

1930   In Gay Madrid 
 
1930   The Light of Western Stars 

1930   The Last Dance 

1929   Devil-May-Care 
 
1929   The Virginian 

1929   A Tenderfoot Terror

1929   The Lone Rider
 
1929   Go Get 'Em Kid

1929   A Close Call

1929   The Thrill Hunter
 
1929   Red Romance

1929   Riding for Love

1929   Two Gun Morgan
 
1929   Kid's Clever 

1929   A Daring Dude 

1929   Black Hills 
 
1928   A Fighting Tenderfoot

1928   A Clean Sweep

1928   Saps and Saddles
 
1928   The Cloud Dodger

1928   A Tenderfoot Hero

1928   Speed and Spurs 





Matinee Classics - The Fatal Glass of Beer starring W.C. Fields, Rosemary Theby, George Chandler and Rychard Cramer
Matinee Classics - The Murder Man starring Spencer Tracy, Virginia Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Harvey Stephens, James Stewart, Robert Barrat, William Collier Sr., Bobby Watson, William Demarest, John Sheenan, Lucien Littlefield and George Chandler
Matinee Classics - Saddle Pals starring Gene Autry, Lynne Roberts, Sterling Holloway, Irving Bacon, Damian O'Flynn, Charles Arnt, Jean Van, Tom London, Charles Williams, Francis Mconald and George Chandler
Matinee Classics - Shooting High starring Jane Withers, Gene Autry, Eddie Acuff, Kay Aldridge, Jack Carson, George Chandler, Tom London, Robert Lowery, Charles Middleton and Pat O'Malley
Matinee Classics - Small Town Boy starring Stu Erwin, Joyce Compton, Jed Prouty, Clara Blandick, Dorothy Appleby, James Blakeley, Clarence Wilson, John T. Murray, Lew Kelly, Victor Potel, Erville Alderson, William Ruhl, George Chandler and Henry Roquemore


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