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Eddie Gribbon (1890–1965)

Eddie Gribbon was born on January 3, 1890 in New York City, New York, USA as Edward T. Gribbon. He was an actor, known for The Bat (1926), The Great Dictator (1940) and Joe Palooka in the Squared Circle (1950). He was married to Marion L. Duffy. He died on September 28, 1965 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Bat Detective Anderson
The Great Dictator Tomanian Storm Trooper


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 1951 Joe Palooka in Triple Cross
 1951 The Buster Keaton Show (TV Series)
 1951 So You Want to Be a Cowboy (Short)
Barfly in Western Movie (uncredited)
 1950 Father's Wild Game
Delivery Man (uncredited)
 1950 Triple Trouble
Hobo Barton
 1950 Joe Palooka Meets Humphrey
 1949 The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend
Hoodlum (uncredited)
 1949 Fighting Fools
Highball (uncredited)
 1949 Joe Palooka in the Big Fight
 1948 Street Corner
Mike - Taxi Driver (uncredited)
 1948 Smugglers' Cove
Digger, the Caretaker
 1948 Joe Palooka in Winner Take All
 1948 Smart Woman
Man in Bar (uncredited)
 1948 Joe Palooka in Fighting Mad
 1947 Joe Palooka in the Knockout
 1946 Mr. Hex
 1946 Gentleman Joe Palooka
Ziggy - Sparring Partner
 1946 Joe Palooka, Champ
Louie - the Louisiana Lion
 1944 Busy Buddies (Short)
The Champ (uncredited)
 1944 To Heir Is Human (Short)
 1943 Who's Hugh? (Short)
George Finklesmith
 1943 Canyon City
Deputy Frank
 1943 Mr. Muggs Steps Out
Butch Grogan (as Eddie Gribbons)
 1943 Blazing Guns
Cactus Joe
 1943 Sleepy Lagoon
A Lug (uncredited)
 1943 Radio Runaround (Short)
Butch, Errol's Masseur
 1943 Indian Signs (Short)
 1942 The Secret Code
First Mate (uncredited)
 1942 About Face (Short)
Policeman (uncredited)
 1941 Honky Tonk
Pallbearer (scenes deleted)
 1941 Pot o' Gold
Expressman (uncredited)
 1941 Mr. District Attorney
Detective in Café (uncredited)
 1940 Li'l Abner
Barney Bargrease
 1940 The Great Dictator
Tomanian Storm Trooper
 1940 The Leather Pushers
Pete Manson
 1940 Gold Rush Maisie
Gus - Customer (uncredited)
 1940 Edison, the Man
Cashier (uncredited)
 1940 The Big Premiere (Short)
 1939 Another Thin Man
Baggage Man (uncredited)
 1939 Fast and Furious
Hennessy - a Policeman (uncredited)
 1939 Moving Vanities (Short)
Moving Van Driver
 1939 Idiot's Delight
Cop (uncredited)
 1938 Little Orphan Annie
 1938 On the Great White Trail
Constable Patsy (as Edward Gribbon)
 1938 Anaesthesia (Short)
English Dentist (uncredited)
 1938 Maid's Night Out
Tim Hogan
 1938 The Spy Ring
Sergeant Who Threatens Mayhew (uncredited)
 1937 Wise Girl
Fight Referee (uncredited)
 1937 Mannequin
Detective (uncredited)
 1937 Live, Love and Learn
Turkish Bath Attendant (uncredited)
 1937 Big City
Slow-Witted Policeman (uncredited)
 1937 The Big Shot
Soapy - aka Mr. Stratford Enright III
 1937 Super-Sleuth
Policeman (uncredited)
 1937 The 13th Man
Iron Man
 1937 San Quentin
Singing Convict 51310 (uncredited)
 1937 There Goes My Girl
Mike - Whelan's Strong Arm Man (uncredited)
 1937 You Can't Buy Luck
Chuck (uncredited)
 1937 Too Many Wives
Owner of Oscar's Diner (uncredited)
 1936 I Cover Chinatown
Truck Driver
 1936 Bulldog Edition
Mr. Patrick McManus (uncredited)
 1936 The Phantom Rider
Sherrif Mark
 1936 The Millionaire Kid
 1936 Love on a Bet
Donovan - Escaped Convict
 1935 The Shadow of Silk Lennox
Lefty Sloan - Henchman
 1935 Rip Roaring Riley
Sparko - Henchman
 1935 She Couldn't Take It
Detective (uncredited)
 1935 Rio Rattler
 1935 Tramp Tramp Tramp (Short)
Tramp (uncredited)
 1935 Flying Down to Zero (Short)
 1935 Stone of Silver Creek
Masher (uncredited)
 1935 The Cyclone Ranger
 1934 Everything's Ducky (Short)
Eddie Taylor
 1934 I Can't Escape
Regan - Beat Cop
 1934 I Like It That Way
 1934 Search for Beauty
Adolph Knockler
 1933 Arizona to Broadway
Max Rigby (uncredited)
 1933 A Wrestler's Bride (Short)
Scissors Jackson
 1932 Hidden Gold
Big Ben Cooper
 1932 Officer, Save My Child (Short)
 1932 Kid Glove Kisses (Short)
The Army Sergeant
 1932 Stealin' Home (Short)
 1932 Law and Order
Elder's Deputy (uncredited)
 1932 The Eyes Have It (Short)
 1931 ¡Hola, Rusia! (Short)
 1931 Wedding Belles (Short)
 1931 Peeking in Peking (Short)
 1931 Bless the Ladies (Short)
Sergeant Eddie
 1931 Hotter Than Haiti (Short)
 1931 First to Fight (Short)
Eddie, Marine Sergeant
 1931 Crashing Reno (Short)
 1931 Parisian Gaities (Short)
 1931 Here's Luck (Short)
 1931 Mr. Lemon of Orange
Walter (uncredited)
 1931 Not Exactly Gentlemen
Bronco Dawson
 1931 The Sargie's Playmate (Short)
 1931 The Royal Bluff (Short)
 1930 Ooh La-La (Short)
 1930 We! We! Marie! (Short)
 1930 Parlez Vous (Short)
Sergeant Gribbon
 1930 Good Intentions
Liberty Red
 1930 Born Reckless
 1930 Song of the West
Sergeant Major
 1930 Dames Ahoy
Mac Dougal
 1930 They Learned About Women
 1929 Twin Beds
Red Trapp
 1929 Two Men and a Maid
 1929 Two Weeks Off
Sid Winters
 1929 From Headquarters
Pvt. Murphy
 1929 Fancy Baggage
 1928 Gang War
 1928 United States Smith
Sgt. Steve Riley
 1928 Bachelor's Paradise
Terry Malone
 1928 Stop That Man!
Bill O'Brien
 1928 Nameless Men
 1928 Buck Privates
Sgt. Butts
 1927 Streets of Shanghai
 1927 Cheating Cheaters
Steve Wilson
 1927 Night Life
 1927 The Callahans and the Murphys
Jim Callahan
 1927 Convoy
 1927 Man Bait
Red Welch
 1926 Tell It to the Marines
Corporal Madden
 1926 There You Are!
Eddie Gibbs
 1926 The Flying Mail
'Gluefoot' Jones
 1926 Bachelor Brides
Glasgow Willie - aka Limehouse Herbert
 1926 The Flaming Frontier
 1926 Desert Gold
One-Found Kelley
 1926 The Bat
Detective Anderson
 1926 Under Western Skies
 1925 Taming of the Shrewd (Short)
 1925 Battling Romeo (Short)
 1925 Seven Days
 1925 The Limited Mail
'Spike' Nelson (as Edward Gribbon)
 1925 Mac's Beth (Short)
One Round Mac
 1925 Just a Woman
Oscar Dunn (unconfirmed)
 1925 The Mansion of Aching Hearts
Fritz Dahlgren (as Edward Gribbon)
 1925 Forty Winks
Tough guy (uncredited)
 1925 Code of the West
Tuck Merry
 1924 East of Broadway
Danny McCabe
 1924 The Border Legion
Blicky (as Edward Gribbon)
 1924 Jack O'Clubs
Spike Kennedy
 1924 After the Ball
A Crook
 1923 Hoodman Blind
Battling Brown
 1923 The Victor
Porky Schaup, Boxer
 1923 Double Dealing
Alonzo B. Keene
 1923 Crossed Wires
Tim Flanagan
 1923 The Fourth Musketeer
Mike Donovan
 1922 Captain Fly-by-Night
Sgt. Cassara (as Edward Gribbon)
 1922/I The Village Blacksmith
The Village Gossip
 1922 A Tailor-Made Man
 1922 Alias Julius Caesar
'Nervy' Norton
 1922 The Crossroads of New York
Star Boarder
 1921 Playing with Fire
Bill Butler
 1921 Molly O'
Danny Smith
 1921 Be Reasonable (Short)
The Lifeguard
 1921 Call a Cop (Short)
The Detective
 1921 Home Talent
Stranded Actor
 1921 Astray from the Steerage (Short)
The Smuggler
 1921 Officer Cupid (Short)
The Police Chief
 1921 Made in the Kitchen (Short)
The Neighbor
 1921 Wedding Bells Out of Tune (Short)
The Furniture Delivery Man
 1921 The Unhappy Finish (Short)
Heroine's Brother in Scenario
 1921 A Small Town Idol
Bandit Chief
 1921 On a Summer Day (Short)
The Tiddlywinks Bandit
 1920 Bungalow Troubles (Short)
2nd Husband
 1920 The Movie Bug (Short)
 1920 Love, Honor and Behave!
The Lawyer's Left-Hand Man
 1920 Fickle Fancy (Short)
The Son of Toil
 1920 Don't Weaken! (Short)
Dance Pupil (uncredited)
 1920 His Youthful Fancy (Short)
The Deserted Wife's Son
 1920 The Quack Doctor (Short)
Cop (uncredited)
 1920 You Wouldn't Believe It (Short)
The Burglar
 1920 Married Life
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1920 By Golly! (Short)
The Crooked Waiter
 1920 Fresh from the City (Short)
The Ex-Flame's Sweetheart
 1920/I Down on the Farm
Banker's Henchman
 1920 Gee Whiz (Short)
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1920 Ten Dollars or Ten Days (Short)
 1919 The Speakeasy (Short)
1st Probationer
 1919 His Last False Step (Short)
1st Pickpocket
 1919 Salome vs. Shenandoah (Short)
Audience Spectator / Soldier (uncredited)
 1919 Back to the Kitchen (Short)
The Cop - the Cook's 2nd Suitor
 1919 Uncle Tom Without a Cabin (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1919 The Dentist (Short)
Dentist's 2nd (Tough) Brother-in-Law
 1919 Among Those Present (Short)
A Versatile Participant
 1919 Trying to Get Along (Short)
Diner with Food Stains
 1919 Love's False Faces (Short)
The Detective
 1919 The Little Widow (Short)
The Long Lost Soldier Husband
 1919 Reilly's Wash Day (Short)
Man About Town
 1918 A Coward's Courage (Short)
 1918 His Nimble Twist (Short)
 1918 Courts and Cab Ants (Short)
 1917 Betty Wakes Up (Short)
The Farmer
 1917 An Ice Man's Bride (Short)
 1917 Haunted by Himself (Short)
 1917/II Local Color (Short)
 1917 Almost a Bigamist (Short)
 1917 A Hindu Hoodoo (Short)
 1917 Crazy by Proxy (Short)
 1917 A Smoky Love Affair (Short)
The Detective
 1917 Her Merry Mix-Up (Short)
Basement Ben
 1917/I The Honeymooners (Short)
 1917 Down by the Sea (Short)
The Tough Lover
 1917 Love and Fish (Short)
 1917 Petticoat Perils (Short)
 1917 A Finished Product (Short)
 1917 Dodging His Doom (Short)
Prison Guard
 1917 A Film Exposure (Short)
 1916 His Baby (Short)
Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
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Joined Keystone from vaudeville in 1916. Starred in twelve episodes of Mack Sennett's two-reel comedy series 'Classics in Slang'. See more »

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