STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 33,579 this week

Peter Godfrey (I) (1899–1970)


London-born Peter Godfrey was a stage actor / director / producer before coming to Hollywood as an actor in the late '30s. After appearing in several films, he turned to directing, and spent most of his career at Warner Bros., directing "B" dramas, comedies and thrillers. He left film directing in the mid-'50s and turned to episodic TV series. See full bio »

Congrats to Casey Affleck on Best Actor Oscar Win

Casey Affleck took away Hollywood's top acting prize from the 2017 Academy Awards. See our gallery to see how he has evolved over the years.

See the full gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9099 people
created 26 Feb 2012
 
a list of 2475 people
created 26 Jul 2012
 
a list of 281 people
created 24 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 286 people
created 19 Jun 2014
 
a list of 41 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Peter Godfrey's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Christmas in Connecticut
(1945)
The Two Mrs. Carrolls
(1947)
That Hagen Girl
That Hagen Girl Director
(1947)
Cry Wolf
Cry Wolf Director
(1947)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (45 credits)
 1958 Adventures of the Sea Hawk (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Fiery Opal (1958)
 1957 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Water Skier (1957)
- Road Block (1957)
 1955-1957 Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Mason Story (1957)
- Real Doll (1957)
- No Private Room (1957)
 1956 Studio 57 (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1956 Telephone Time (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955-1956 The Star and the Story (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Lonely Ones (1956)
- Virtue (1955)
 1956 Chevron Hall of Stars (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The End of Night (1956)
- Cold Harbor (1956)
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
- One Life (1956)
 1955 Your Play Time (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955 Stage 7 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1955 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Deception (1955)
 1955 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1955 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Breakfast in Bed (1955)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Waltz (1954)
 1953-1954 Big Town (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Stranger (1954)
- On Their Own (1953)
 1954 Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Gomez Case (1954)
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Key in the Lock (1953)
 1953 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Lovely Day (1953)
 1952 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Marked X (1952)
 1952 Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Poor Richard (1952)
 1950 Barricade
 1947 Cry Wolf
 1945 Hotel Berlin
 1931 Down River
 1930 Thread O' Scarlet (Short)
Show Show Actor (13 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in Ernst Toller's play, "Hinkemann", at the Gate Theatre Studio in London, England, with Ruth Taylor, Caroline Keith and W.E.C. Jenkins in the cast. See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Started in music hall in 1915 in partnership with his wife Renee Haal.. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Contribute to This Page