No photo available. Represent Edward C. Lilley? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 91,678 this week

Edward C. Lilley (1896–1974)

A former stage actor and a respected director of many hit Broadway musicals - among them "The Ziegfeld Follies" - Edward Lilley came to Hollywood to make musicals. He directed almost a dozen of them for Universal; unfortunately, none of them approached the quality of his Broadway productions, being mostly low-budget, somewhat slapdash affairs ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

Editors' Spotlight

On TV: Peabody Award Winners

The list of entertainment winners for the 74th Annual Peabody Awards was revealed this week, and Comedy Central's "Inside Amy Schumer," FX's "Fargo," and HBO's "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" are among the honorees. Read the IMDbTV Blog for the full list of winners!

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 145 people
created 07 Sep 2012

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Edward C. Lilley's work have you seen?


Hide Hide Show Show Director (11 credits)
 1945 Swing Out, Sister (as Edward Lilley)
 1945 Her Lucky Night (as Edward Lilley)
 1944 My Gal Loves Music (as Edward Lilley)
 1944 Babes on Swing Street (as Edward Lilley)
 1944 Allergic to Love (as Edward Lilley)
 1944 Hi, Good Lookin'! (as Edward Lilley)
 1944 Sing a Jingle (as Edward Lilley)
 1943 Moonlight in Vermont (as Edward Lilley)
 1943 Never a Dull Moment (as Edward Lilley)
 1943 Larceny with Music (as Edward Lilley)
 1943 Honeymoon Lodge (as Edward Lilley)
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (3 credits)
 1944 My Gal Loves Music (producer - as Edward Lilley)
 1944 Sing a Jingle (producer - as Edward Lilley)
 1943 You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith (associate producer - as Edward Lilley)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1943 Ladies' Day (play - as Edward Clark Lilley)
Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
 1935 Sweet Surrender (dialogue director)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Directed "Me" on Broadway (earliest Broadway credit). Written by Henry Myers. Princess Theatre: 23 Nov 1925-Dec 1925 (closing date unknown/32 performances). Cast: H. Langdon Bruce (as "Dr. Sims"), Gerald Cornell (as "Donald Hood"), Jerome Lawler (as "A Tramp"), Norma Millay (as "Kate"), Fred L. Tiden (as "Nat Gordon"). Produced... See more »

Alternate Names:

Edward Clark Lilley | Edward Lilley

Did You Know?

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Edward C. Lilley on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page