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Jimmy O'Dea (1899–1965)

Jimmy O'Dea was born on April 26, 1899 in Dublin, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Let's Be Famous (1939) and Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954). He died on January 7, 1965 in Dublin. See full bio »

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(age 65) in Dublin, Ireland

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 1964 The Life and Times of Jimmy O'Dea (TV Movie)
Various Characters
 1964 O'Dea's Your Man (TV Series)
Mr. O
 1961 Johnny Nobody
Postman Tim
 1959 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
King Brian
- I Captured the King of the Leprechauns (1959) ... King Brian
 1957 The Rising of the Moon
Paddy Morrisey - porter (2nd Episode)
 1949 Dick Barton Strikes Back (uncredited)
 1948 Mrs Mulligan's Private Hotel (TV Movie)
Mrs. Mulligan
 1939 Cheer Boys Cheer
Mat Boyle
 1939 Let's Be Famous
Jimmy
 1938 Penny Paradise
Pat
 1938 Ireland's Border Line
Billy Brannigan
 1935 Jimmy Boy
Jimmy
 1926/I Blarney
Traviling salesman
 1922 Casey's Millions
Luke Casey
 1922 Wicklow Gold (Short)
Larry
 1922 Cruiskeen Lawn
Samuel Silke
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Before entertaining, he studied to become an optician. See more »

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