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Fred Astaire

Wednesday, 10th May 1899 - Monday, 22nd June 1987
Omaha, NB
USA


Peerless dancer and later an excellent character actor ~ a legend!


Dancing Lady
himself
1933
Flying Down to Rio
Fred Ayres
1933
Gay Divorcee
Guy Holden
1934
Roberta
Huck Haines
1935
Top Hat
Jerry Travers
1935
Swing Time
John "Lucky" Garnett
1936
Follow the Fleet
Bake Baker
1936
Damsel in Distress
Jerry Halliday
1937
Shall We Dance
Petrov (Peter P. Peters)
1937
Carefree
Dr. Tony Flagg
1938
Story of Vernon and Irene Castle
Vernon Castle
1939
Broadway Melody of 1940
Johnny Brett
1940
Second Chorus
Danny O'Neil
1940
You'll Never Get Rich
Robert Curtis
1941
You Were Never Lovelier
Robert Davis
1942
Holiday Inn
Ted Hanover
1942
Sky's the Limit
Fred Atwell/Fred Burton
1943
Yolanda and the Thief
Johnny Parkson Riggs
1945
Ziegfeld Follies
F. Astaire/Raffles/Tai Long
1945
Blue Skies
Jed Potter
1946
Easter Parade
Don Hewes
1948
Barkleys of Broadway
Josh Barkley
1949
Let's Dance
1950
Three Little Words
Bert Kalmar
1950
Royal Wedding
Tom Bowen
1951
Belle of New York
Charlie Hill
1952
Band Wagon
Tony Hunter
1953
Daddy Long Legs
Jervis Pendleton III
1955
Funny Face
Dick Avery
1956
Silk Stockings
Steve Canfield
1957
On the Beach
Julian Osborne
1959
Pleasure of His Company
Biddeford Poole
1961
Notorious Landlady
Franklyn Ambruster
1962
Paris When it Sizzles
cameo
1964
Finian's Rainbow
Finian McLonergan
1968
Midas Run
John Pedley
1969
Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again
The Baltimore Kid
1970
Towering Inferno
Harlee Claiborne
1974
That's Entertainment!
Narrator
1974
Amazing Dobermans
Daniel Hughes
1976
Taxi mauve
Dr. Seamus Scully
1977
Family Upside Down
1978
Man in the Santa Claus Suit
Santa Claus
1979
Ghost Story
Ricky Hawthorne
1981
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Odessy
1984
Purple Rose of Cairo
Jerry Travers (archive footage)
1985
Green Mile
Jerry Travers in Top Hat (archive footage)
1999

Alcoa Premiere
The End of a World
Himself - Host
12/19/1961
Alcoa Premiere
The Jail
Himself - Host
02/06/1962
Bob Hope Chrysler Theatre
Think Pretty
Fred Addams
10/02/1964
It Takes a Thief
The Great Casino Caper
Alistair Mundy
10/16/1969
It Takes a Thief
The Three Virgins of Rome
Alistair Mundy
11/06/1969
It Takes a Thief
The Second Time Around
Alistair Mundy
12/04/1969
It Takes a Thief
An Evening with Alistair Mundy
Alistair Mundy
03/09/1970
It Takes a Thief
Beyond a Treasonable Doubt
Alistair Mundy
03/16/1970
DVD Extras
That's Entertainment
Himself
05/29/1974
Parkinson
Episode #5.24
Guest
02/14/1976
Battlestar Galactica
The Man with Nine Lives
01/28/1979




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