No photo available. Represent O.P. Heggie? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 15,701 this week

O.P. Heggie (1877–1936)

Hollywood character actor of the late 20s and earlier 30s remembered for his role as the blind hermit who befriends the Creature, portrayed so memorably by Boris Karloff, with wine and tobacco in 'Bride of Frankenstein' (1935). See full bio »

The 25 Most Immersive Worlds in Cinema

Highly immersive cinematic worlds can carry a movie, and we've rounded up the best of the best.

See the full list

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 371 people
created 31 Jul 2012
a list of 158 people
created 01 Feb 2013
a list of 4027 people
created 15 Aug 2013
list image
a list of 10 people
created 14 May 2014

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of O.P. Heggie's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For


Jump to: Actor | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (27 credits)
 1936 The Prisoner of Shark Island
Dr. MacIntyre
 1935 Ginger
Rexford Whittington
 1935 Chasing Yesterday
Sylvestre Bonnard
 1934 Peck's Bad Boy
 1933 Zoo in Budapest
Dr. Grunbaum
 1933 The King's Vacation
 1931 Devotion
Mr. Mortimer
 1931/II The Woman Between
John Whitcomb
 1931 Too Young to Marry
Cyrus Bumpstead
 1930 Sunny
 1930 Playboy of Paris
 1930 One Romantic Night
Father Benedict
 1929 The Mighty
J.K. Patterson
 1929 The Wheel of Life
Col. John Dangan
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Why Not? Comedy. Written by Jesse Lynch Williams. Directed by Mrs. Shelley Hull and O.P. Heggie. 48th Street Theatre: 25 Dec 1922- Apr 1923 (closing date unknown/120 performances). Cast: Marguerite Churchill (as "Molly") [Broadway debut], Warburton Gamble, Jane Grey, Gene Raymond [credited as Raymond Guion] (as "Billy Thompson"... See more »


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

Did You Know?


In 1916 Heggie appeared on Broadway in a drama called Justice, which marked a turning point in the career of the leading man, 34 year-old John Barrymore. In the final scene of the play, Barrymore lies dead on the stage while Heggie speaks a eulogy over him. After the play had been running a while, the supposedly dead Barrymore would attempt to make Heggie laugh during his speech by mumbling ... See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
As Matthew in Anne of Green Gables darlenefagina
Discuss O.P. Heggie on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page