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Hugh O'Connell (I) (1898–1943)

Hugh O'Connell was born on August 4, 1898 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for My Favorite Wife (1940), The Smiling Lieutenant (1931) and That Certain Woman (1937). He died on January 19, 1943 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

My Favorite Wife
My Favorite Wife Johnson - Insurance Adjuster
The Smiling Lieutenant
The Smiling Lieutenant Niki's Orderly
That Certain Woman
That Certain Woman Virgil Whitaker
The Familiar Face


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 1942 Moonlight in Havana
 1941 Three Girls About Town
Chief of Police
 1941 My Life with Caroline
 1941 Puddin' Head
 1941 The People vs. Dr. Kildare
Process Server (uncredited)
 1940 The Mad Doctor
Lawrence Watkins
 1940 Lucky Partners
Niagara Clerk
 1940 My Favorite Wife
Johnson - Insurance Adjuster
 1938 Penrod's Double Trouble
Professor Caligostro
 1938 Mystery House
Newell Morse
 1938 Women Are Like That
George Dunlap
 1938 Torchy Blane in Panama
 1938 Accidents Will Happen
John Oldham
 1938 Swing Your Lady
 1937 The Perfect Specimen
Waldorf Hotel Clerk
 1937 The Footloose Heiress
John C. Allyn
 1937 Marry the Girl
Michael 'Mike' Forrester
 1937 Fly Away Baby
Hughie Sprague
 1937 Ready, Willing and Able
Truman Hardy
 1935 Diamond Jim
Charles B. Horsley
 1935 The Affair of Susan
Dudley Stone
 1935 She Gets Her Man
 1935 Manhattan Moon
 1935 Chinatown Squad
Sergeant McLeash
 1935 It Happened in New York
Greg Haywood
 1934 The Man Who Reclaimed His Head
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 Strange Wives
 1934 Cheating Cheaters
Steve Wilson
 1934 Gift of Gab
 1933 Broadway Thru a Keyhole
Chuck Haskins
 1933 Close Relations (Short)
Dr. Carver
 1933 The No Man (Short)
 1931 Personal Maid
 1931 Secrets of a Secretary
Charlie Rickenbacker
 1931 The Smiling Lieutenant
Niki's Orderly
 1929 The Ninety-Ninth Amendment (Short)
The Inveterate Gambler
 1929 Dead or Alive (Short)
The Newspaper Reporter
 1929 The Interview (Short)
The Reporter
 1929 The Familiar Face (Short)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Stage Play: Cousin Sonia. Comedy. Written by Louis Verneuil. Translated by Herbert WilliamsDirected by Edward Elsner. Central Park Theatre: 7 Dec 1925- Jan 1926 (closing date unknown/30 performances). Cast: Katharine Hayden (as "Lucienne Burr"), Douglas MacPherson (as "Hubert Carter"), Hugh O'Connell (as "Maurice Burr"), Royal C. Stout (as... See more »


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