No photo available. Represent H.C. Potter? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 37,745 this week

H.C. Potter (1904–1977)

H.C. Potter was born on November 13, 1904 in New York City, New York, USA as Henry Codman Potter. He was a director and writer, known for Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948), Second Chorus (1940) and The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939). He was married to Lucilla Wylie. He died on August 31, 1977 in Southampton, New York. See full bio »

Scary Good: IMDb's Guide to Horror

Can't get enough of movies and television shows that scare up a good fright? Check out Scary Good, IMDb's Horror Entertainment Guide. Being terrified was never so much fun.

Enter if you dare

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 people
created 11 Oct 2011
 
a list of 203 people
created 17 Jul 2013
 
list image
a list of 342 people
created 01 Aug 2014
 
a list of 1001 people
created 3 months ago
 
list image
a list of 124 people
created 2 weeks ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of H.C. Potter's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (23 credits)
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1943 Victory Through Air Power (Documentary) (scenes with Major Seversky)
 1943 Mr. Lucky
 1941 Hellzapoppin'
 1940 Second Chorus
 1940 Congo Maisie
 1939 Blackmail
 1938 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (: (uncredited; fired and replaced by Norman Taurog - uncredited)
 1938 The Goldwyn Follies (uncredited)
 1936 Beloved Enemy
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Button, Button. Comedy. Written by Maurice Clark. Directed by Maurice Clark and H.C. Potter [earliest Broadway credit]. Bijou Theatre: 23 Oct 1929- Oct 1929 (closing date unknown/5 performances). Cast: Justine Chase, Harry Cooke, Reginald Fife, Mary Gildia [credited as Mary Gildea] (as "Maudie"), Shirley O'Hara, Lynne Overman (... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Henry C. Potter
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Graduate of Yale University. See more »

Nickname:

Hank

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Message Boards

Discuss H.C. Potter on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page