STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,198 this week

Cliff Edwards (I) (1895–1971)


Becoming popular with playing the ukulele, his unique singing and supplying the voice of animated movies, Cliff Edwards was one of the most popular singers in America. Born in Hannibal, Missouri, Edwards left school at the age of 14, moved to St. Louis, and started to work as a singer in saloons. Edwards then taught himself to play the ukulele. He ... See full bio »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 85 people
created 14 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 168 people
created 14 Aug 2012
 
a list of 37 people
created 23 Feb 2013
 
a list of 74 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 41 people
created 3 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cliff Edwards.

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (99 credits)
 1965 The Man from Button Willow
Doc / The Whip (voice, uncredited)
 1960 Platinum High School
Frank (uncredited)
 1955-1960 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Jiminy Cricket
- Donald's Award (1957) ... Jiminy Cricket (voice)
- On Vacation (1956) ... Jiminy Cricket (voice)
- Monsters of the Deep (1955) ... Jiminy Cricket (voice, uncredited)
 1959 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
A.J. Mulcaney, Undertaker
- The Death of Bat Masterson (1959) ... A.J. Mulcaney, Undertaker
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Webber's Manager
- No Time at All (1958) ... Webber's Manager
 1957 I'm No Fool in Water (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1956 I'm No Fool Having Fun (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1956 You and Your Ears (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1955 I'm No Fool with Fire (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1955 You and Your Five Senses (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1955 You and Your Food (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1955 You the Human Animal (Short)
Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1955 The Mickey Mouse Club (TV Series)
Jiminy Cricket
- Episode #1.4 (1955) ... Jiminy Cricket (voice)
 1949 The Cliff Edwards Show (TV Series)
Host
 1943 The Avenging Rider
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukelele Ike' Edwards)
 1943 Sagebrush Law
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards)
 1943 Salute for Three
Foggy, photographer
 1943 Fighting Frontier
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukelele Ike' Edwards)
 1942 American Empire
Runty
 1942 Pirates of the Prairie
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards)
 1942 Red River Robin Hood
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards)
 1942 Bandit Ranger
Ike (as Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards)
 1942 Overland to Deadwood
Harmony Hobbs (as Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards)
 1942 Bad Men of the Hills
Harmony Haines
 1942 Sundown Jim
Stable proprietor
 1942 Lawless Plainsmen
Harmony Stubbs
 1942 West of Tombstone
Harmony Haines
 1941 Riders of the Badlands
Bones Malloy
 1941 Dumbo
Jim Crow (voice, uncredited)
 1941 Prairie Stranger
'Bones' Mallory
 1941 International Squadron
Omaha McGrath
 1941 Thunder Over the Prairie
Bones Malloy
 1941 Power Dive
Squid Watkins
 1941 Knockout
Pinky (credits) / Sleepy
 1941 Cliff Edwards and His Buckaroos (Short)
Cliff - Ranch Hand
 1941 The Monster and the Girl
Leon Beecher 'Tips' Stokes
 1940 Just a Cute Kid (Short)
Speed
 1940/II She Couldn't Say No
Banjo Page
 1940 Friendly Neighbors
Notes
 1940 Flowing Gold
'Hot Rocks' Harris
 1940 Millionaires in Prison
Happy
 1940 Pinocchio
Jiminy Cricket (voice, uncredited)
 1940 High School
Jeff
 1939 Gone with the Wind
Reminiscent Soldier
 1939 The Royal Rodeo (Short)
Shorty
 1939 Ride, Cowboy, Ride (Short)
Hogie
 1939 Smuggled Cargo
Professor
 1939 Maisie
'Shorty' Miller
 1938 The Little Adventuress
Handy
 1938 The Girl of the Golden West
Minstrel Joe
 1937 The Bad Man of Brimstone
'Buzz' McCreedy
 1937 The Women Men Marry
Jerry Little
 1937 Bad Guy
'Hi-Line'
 1937 Saratoga
Tip
 1937 Between Two Women
Snoopy
 1937 Modern Inventions (Short)
Robot Barber Chair (voice, uncredited)
 1937 They Gave Him a Gun
Laro
 1936 The Man I Marry
Jerry Ridgeway
 1935 Red Salute
P.J. Rooney
 1934 George White's Scandals
Stew Hart
 1933 Take a Chance
Louie Webb
 1933 Flying Devils
'Screwy' Edwards
 1933 Stop, Sadie, Stop (Short)
Ukelele Ike
 1932 Fast Life
Bumpy
 1932 Young Bride
Pete
 1931 The Strange Case of Hennessy (Short)
Silo Dance
 1931 Hell Divers
Baldy
 1931 The Great Lover
Finny
 1931 Laughing Sinners
Mike
 1931 Shipmates
Bilge
 1931 Stepping Out
Paul Perkins
 1931 Parlor, Bedroom and Bath
Bell Hop
 1931 The Prodigal
Snipe, a Tramp
 1931 Dance, Fools, Dance
Bert Scranton
 1930 Remote Control
Hog Caller (uncredited)
 1930 Crazy House (Short)
Writer
 1930 Doughboys
Nescopeck
 1930 Good News
Kearney
 1930 Children of Pleasure
Radio Performer (uncredited)
 1930 Montana Moon
Froggy
 1930 The Flower Garden (Short)
 1929 So This Is College
Windy
 1929/I Marianne
Soapy
Show Show Soundtrack (53 credits)
Show Show Self (14 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (15 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Jeff") in the original Broadway production of "Lady Be Good". Written by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin.

Publicity Listings:

1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Cliff 'Ukelele Ike' Edwards | Cliff 'Ukulele Ike' Edwards | Clifton A. Edwards | Ukulele Ike

Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

First person to perform the song "Singing In The Rain", in the film The Hollywood Revue of 1929 (1929). See more »

Trademark:

High yet melodiously calm voice See more »

Nickname:

Ukulele Ike

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Recent Posts
His Version of..... BlondeVixen
Cliff Notes tigby_noone
' The Horse With The Dreamy Eyes ' rhonda-yates
Discuss Cliff Edwards on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page