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Tim Whelan (I) (1893–1957)

Tim Whelan was born on November 2, 1893 in Cannelton, Indiana, USA as Timothy Francis Whelan. He was a director and writer, known for The Thief of Bagdad (1940), The Murder Man (1935) and Safety Last! (1923). He was married to Miriam Seegar. He died on August 12, 1957 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Empty Room (1956)
 1956 TV Reader's Digest (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1955 Crossroads (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chinese Checkers (1955)
 1955 Texas Lady
 1955 Rage at Dawn
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lady and the Law (1954)
 1954 I Led 3 Lives (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Unexpected Trip (1954)
- Birthday (1954)
 1954 Meet Corliss Archer (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1953 Cavalcade of America (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1953 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hired Mother (1953)
 1953 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bridal Suite (1953)
 1951 Utopia (uncredited)
 1951 All Star Revue (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.26 (1951)
 1944 Step Lively
 1943 Swing Fever
 1942 Nightmare
 1942 Twin Beds
 1937 Troopship
 1936 Two's Company
 1933 It's a Boy
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Directed more films in Britain than in his native country, often for BIP, Gainsborough and (most of his best output in the 1930's) for Alexander Korda's London Films. He is best remembered for the colourful fantasy classic The Thief of Bagdad (1940). See more »

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Scorpio

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