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Bobby Watson

Wednesday, 28th November 1888 - Saturday, 22nd May 1965
Springfield, IL
USA


Cheerful character actor, usually as backstage types, but who also played Hitler no less than nine times! Best remembered as the diction coach in Singin' in the Rain ("Arrround the rrrocks the rrrugged rrrascal rrran").



Follow the Leader
George White
1930
Going Hollywood
Thompson
1933
Gay Bride
Auto Salesman
1934
Murder Man
Carey Booth
1935
Streamline Express
Gerald Wilson
1935
Love on the Run
Italian Boy
1936
Mary of Scotland
Fisherman's son
1936
Born to Dance
Costume Designer/Assistant Stage Ma
1936
After the Thin Man
Leader of Late Crowd
(uncredited)
1936
Awful Truth
Hotel Clerk
1937
Adventurous Blonde
Mugsy
1937
Captains Courageous
Reporter
1937
Wizard of Oz
Ozmite
1939
Dreaming Out Loud
Jimmy
1940
Devil with Hitler
1942
Miracle of Morgan's Creek
Hitler
1944
Foreign Affair
Hitler
1948
Big Clock
Morton Spaulding
1948
Singin' in the Rain
Diction Coach
1952
Band Wagon
Bobby
1953
Deep in My Heart
Florist
1954
Contagion
Dying Man
2011

Highway Patrol
Hit and Run
Ted Tewell (as Robert Watson)
02/13/1956




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