STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,132 this week

Charles Farrell (I) (1900–1990)


Popular Hollywood leading man of late silents and early talkies. He is best remembered for his teaming with Janet Gaynor in 12 screen romances between 1927 and 1934. He retired from films in the early 1940's, but TV audiences of the 1950's would see him as Gale Storm's widower dad in the popular television series My Little Margie (1952). See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 people
created 22 Nov 2010
 
a list of 200 people
created 18 Jan 2011
 
a list of 311 people
created 04 Jun 2012
 
a list of 24 people
created 21 Apr 2013
 
a list of 74 people
created 10 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Charles Farrell's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (52 credits)
 1939 Tail Spin
Bud
 1938 Just Around the Corner
Jeff Hale
 1935 Fighting Youth
Larry Davis
 1935 Forbidden Heaven
Mr. Archer / Nibs
 1934 Trouble Ahead
Howard Elliott
 1934 Change of Heart
Chris Thring
 1933 Girl Without a Room
Tom Duncan
 1933 Aggie Appleby Maker of Men
Adoniram 'Schlumpy' Schlump / Red Branahan
 1932 Tess of the Storm Country
Frederick Garfield Jr
 1932 Wild Girl
Billy, the Stranger
 1932 The First Year
Tommy Tucker
 1931 Delicious
Larry Beaumont
 1931 Merely Mary Ann
John Lonsdale
 1931 The Man Who Came Back
Stephen Randolph
 1930 Princess and the Plumber
Charlie Peters / Albert Bowers
 1930 Liliom
Liliom
 1930 High Society Blues
Eddie Granger
 1929 Sunnyside Up
Jack Cromwell
 1929 Lucky Star
Timothy Osborn
 1928 The Red Dance
Grand Duke Eugen
 1928 Fazil
Prince Fazil
 1928 Street Angel
Gino
 1927 The Rough Riders
Stewart Van Brunt
 1927 7th Heaven
Chico
 1926 A Trip to Chinatown
Gayne Wilder
 1926 Sandy
Timmy
 1926 The Gosh-Darn Mortgage (Short)
Joe Hoskins
 1925 Clash of the Wolves
Dave Weston
 1925 The Freshman
Student Bell Ringer at Frolic (uncredited)
 1925 The Love Hour
Kid Lewis
 1925 Wings of Youth
Ted Spaulding
 1925 The Golden Bed
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1924 Three Women
College Boy (uncredited)
 1923 The Ten Commandments
Israelite Slave (uncredited)
 1923 A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate
Man in Nightclub (uncredited)
 1923 Rosita
Undetermined Bit Role (uncredited)
 1923/I The Hunchback of Notre Dame (uncredited)
 1923 The Cheat
Bit Part (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Pat Wallace and Guy Bolton's play, "The Sun Never Sets", at the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane, London, England with Leslie Banks, Edna Best, Todd Duncan, Adelaide Hall, Stewart Granger, Henry Oscar, Mackenzie Ward, Frank Cochrane, Shelagh Furley and Wally Patch in the cast. Basil Dean was the director.

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Success came too soon for me. I hadn't had the experience to go with the star status I suddenly acquired, which is one reason talking pictures frightened me. See more »

Trivia:

Buried at Welwood Murray Cemetery, Palm Springs, CA See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Charlie Farrell...one classy gent! noirsam
Photo radbourne7144
Discuss Charles Farrell on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page