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Nick Castle (II) (1910–1968)

Nick Castle worked in his early years as dance director in vaudeville, before he went in 1937 to Hollywood, where he worked as choreographer first at Fox, Paramount, Warner, MGM and Columbia with Shirley Temple, George Murphy, Betty Grable, Ann Miller, Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire See full bio »

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 1967 The Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) (choreographer)
 1966 Es funkeln die Sterne - Zu Gast bei Caterina Valente (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1963 The Judy Garland Show (TV Series) (choreographer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1963) ... (choreographer)
 1962 The Andy Williams Show (TV Series) (choreographer)
 1962 State Fair (choreographer)
  The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (musical numbers staged by - 1 episode, 1961) (choreographer - 1 episode, 1956) (dance staged by - 1 episode, 1956)
- Episode dated 29 December 1961 (1961) ... (musical numbers staged by)
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... (choreographer)
- Episode dated 10 April 1956 (1956) ... (dance staged by)
 1961 Pocketful of Miracles (choreographer)
 1961 The Errand Boy (choreographer)
 1958 Sing Boy Sing (choreographer)
 1957 The Delicate Delinquent (stager: music numbers)
 1956 Bundle of Joy (choreographer)
 1956 Pardners (choreographer)
 1956 That Certain Feeling (choreographer)
 1956 The Birds and the Bees (choreographer)
 1955 You're Never Too Young (choreographer)
 1955 The Seven Little Foys (choreographer)
 1953-1955 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (choreographer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #5.13 (1955) ... (choreographer)
- Episode #4.34 (1954) ... (choreographer)
- Episode #4.30 (1954) ... (choreographer)
- Episode #4.15 (1954) ... (choreographer)
- Episode #3.16 (1953) ... (choreographer)
 1954 3 Ring Circus (choreographer)
 1954 Living It Up (choreographer)
 1954 Red Garters (choreographer)
 1953 Here Come the Girls (choreographer)
 1953 Sweethearts on Parade (dance director)
 1952 Stars and Stripes Forever (dance stager for "springtime in new york")
 1952 Everything I Have Is Yours (choreographer)
 1952 I Dream of Jeanie (dance director)
 1952 Skirts Ahoy! (musical numbers created and staged by)
 1951 The Strip (dances staged by)
 1951 Royal Wedding (dances)
 1950 Summer Stock (dance stager)
 1950 Nancy Goes to Rio (choreographer)
 1949 You're My Everything (choreographer)
 1949 Shamrock Hill (choreographer)
 1948 The Saxon Charm (choreographer)
 1948 Luxury Liner (choreographer)
 1948 For the Love of Mary (dance director)
 1948 Lulu Belle (dance director)
 1948 On Our Merry Way (dance director)
 1946 The Thrill of Brazil (dance director)
 1946 Earl Carroll Sketchbook (choreographer)
 1946 Suspense (skating sequences)
 1945 Mexicana (dance director)
 1945 Nob Hill (choreographer)
 1944 Something for the Boys (choreographer)
 1944 Show Business (musical numbers created and staged by)
 1943 Around the World (choreographer)
 1943 Nobody's Darling (choreographer)
 1943 Stormy Weather (dance director - uncredited)
 1943 What's Buzzin', Cousin? (dance director)
 1943 Two Señoritas from Chicago (dance director)
 1943 Hit Parade of 1943 (choreographer)
 1942 Johnny Doughboy (choreographer)
 1942 Orchestra Wives (dances stager: Nicholas Brothers)
 1942 Joan of Ozark (dance director)
 1942 Moonlight Masquerade (choreographer)
 1942 The Mayor of 44th Street (dance director)
 1942 Miss Annie Rooney (choreographer)
 1941 Hellzapoppin' (choreographer)
 1941 Ball of Fire (dance director - uncredited)
 1941 South of Tahiti (dance director - uncredited)
 1941 San Antonio Rose (choreographer)
 1941 The Great American Broadcast (dance director)
 1941 Golden Hoofs (dance director - uncredited)
 1941 Buck Privates (dance director)
 1940 Youth Will Be Served (choreographer)
 1940 Down Argentine Way (dances stager - as Nicholas Castle)
 1940 Young People (dances staged by - as Nicholas Castle)
 1940 Shooting High (dances staged by - uncredited)
 1939 Swanee River (choreographer)
 1939 Everything Happens at Night (stager: skating numbers - as Nicholas Castle)
 1939 Boy Friend (choreographer - as Nicholas Castle)
 1939 The Little Princess (dances staged by - as Nicholas Castle)
 1939 The Arizona Wildcat (choreographer - as Nicholas Catlex)
 1938 While New York Sleeps (choreographer)
 1938 Up the River (choreographer)
 1938 Just Around the Corner (dance director - uncredited)
 1938 Straight Place and Show (dances stager)
 1938 Hold That Co-ed (dances stager - uncredited)
 1938 My Lucky Star (choreographer)
 1938 Little Miss Broadway (dances staged by)
 1938 Josette (choreographer)
 1938 Rascals (choreographer)
 1938 Battle of Broadway (choreographer)
 1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (dances staged by)
 1938 Sally, Irene and Mary (choreographer)
 1937 In Old Chicago (dance director - uncredited)
 1937 Love and Hisses (choreographer)
 1936 One in a Million (choreographer - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Screen and vaudeville dancer, and film an TV dance director.

Alternate Names:

Nick Castle Sr. | Nicholas Castle | Nicholas Catlex | Tippy Toe Tom

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Father of actor Nick Castle.

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