Edward Brophy

Edward Brophy

  • Born on
    • February 27th, 1895
  • Died on
    • May 27th, 1960
Edward Brophy was an American character actor, voice artist, and comedian. Small of build, balding, and raucous-voiced, he frequently portrayed dumb cops and gangsters, both serious and comic. He is best remembered for his roles in the Falcon film series and for voicing Timothy Q. Mouse in Dumbo. His screen debut was in Yes or No. He appeared in The Champ, Freaks, The Thin Man, The Thin Man Goes Home (1944). He also made several appearances in the films of director John Ford.

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Acting (46 Credits)

1958The Last Hurrah as Ditto Boland
1956Bundle of Joy as Dance Contest Judge
1947It Happened on Fifth Avenue as Gates Patrolman Cecil Felton
1945The Falcon in San Francisco as Goldie Locke
1945Wonder Man as Torso
1944It Happened Tomorrow as Jake Shomberg
1944The Thin Man Goes Home as Brogan
1944Cover Girl as Joe - Bartender (uncredited)
1943Destroyer as Casey
1943Air Force as Marine Sgt. J.J. Callahan
1942Larceny, Inc as Weepy Davis
1942All Through the Night as Joe Denning
1941Dumbo as Timothy Q. Mouse (voice)
1941Sleepers West as George Trautwein
1941The Gay Falcon as Detective Bates
1941The Bride Came C.O.D. as Hinkle
1940The Invisible Woman as Bill
1940Dance, Girl, Dance as Dwarfie
1939Golden Boy as Roxy Lewis
1939You Can't Cheat an Honest Man as Corbett
1938A Slight Case of Murder as Lefty
1937The Last Gangster as Fats Garvey
1936Great Guy as Pete Reilly
1936Wedding Present as Squinty
1935Mad Love as Rollo
1935The Whole Town's Talking as 'Slugs' Martin
1935Naughty Marietta as Zeke
1935China Seas as Wilbur Timmons
1935Remember Last Night? as Maxie
1935I Live My Life as Pete (Uncredited)
1934Evelyn Prentice as Eddie Delaney
1934Hide-Out as Det. Britt
1934The Thin Man as Joe Morelli
1932Flesh as Dolan
1932Speak Easily as Reno
1932The Beast of the City as Police Dispatcher (uncredited)
1932Skyscraper Souls as Man in Elevator (uncredited)
1932Freaks as Rollo Brother
1931The Champ as Tim
1931A Free Soul as Slouch (uncredited)
1930Our Blushing Brides as Joe Munsey
1930Remote Control as Al
1930Paid as Burglar (uncredited)
1928The Cameraman as Man in Bathhouse (uncredited)
1927West Point as Team Manager (Uncredited)
1927Spring Fever as Golf Game Spectator (uncredited)

Director (1 Credits)


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