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Andrew Vabre "Andy" Devine (October 7, 1905 – February 18, 1977) was an American character actor known for his distinctive raspy, crackly voice and roles in Western films.

He is probably best remembered for his role as Cookie, the sidekick of Roy Rogers in ten feature films. He also appeared alongside John Wayne in films like Stagecoach (1939), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, and How the West Was Won (both 1962). He is also remembered as Jingles on the TV series The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok from 1951 to 1958, as Danny McGuire in A Star Is Born (1937), and as the voice of Friar Tuck in the Disney Animation film Robin Hood (1973).

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Andrew Vabre "Andy" Devine (October 7, 1905 – February 18, 1977) was an American character actor known for his distinctive raspy, crackly voice and roles in Western films.

He is probably best remembered for his role as Cookie, the sidekick of Roy Rogers in ten feature films. He also appeared alongside John Wayne in films like Stagecoach (1939), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, and How the West Was Won (both 1962). He is also remembered as Jingles on the TV series The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok from 1951 to 1958, as Danny McGuire in A Star Is Born (1937), and as the voice of Friar Tuck in the Disney Animation film Robin Hood (1973).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 173

Birthday 1905-10-07

Day of Death 1977-02-18

Place of Birth Flagstaff, Arizona, USA

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Also Known As

  • Andrew Vabre Devine

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1977 The Mouse and His Child as The Frog
1973 Robin Hood as Friar Tuck (voice)
1971 The American West of John Ford as Himself
1971 Alias Smith and Jones (1 episode)
1970 Myra Breckinridge as Coyote Bill
1970 The Phynx as Andy Devine
1970 Smoke as Mr. Stone
1969 The Over-the-Hill Gang as Judge Amos Polk
1969 Love, American Style (1 episode) as Sheriff Bob O'Connors
1968 The Road Hustlers as Sheriff Estep
1967 The Ballad of Josie as Judge Tatum
1966 Batman (1 episode)
1965 Zebra in the Kitchen as Dr. Del Hartwood
1964 Flipper (5 episodes)
1963 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World as Sheriff of Crockett County
1963 Burke's Law (1 episode)
1963 Vacation Playhouse (1 episode)
1962 How the West Was Won as Peterson
1962 The Civil War as Corporal Peterson
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)
1962 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance as Marshal Link Appleyard
1961 The Wonderful World of Disney (1 episode)
1961 Two Rode Together as Sgt. Darius P. Posey
1960 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as Mr. Carmody
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1956 Around the World in Eighty Days as First Mate of the S.S. Henrietta
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode)
1955 Pete Kelly's Blues as George Tenell
1955 Timber Country Trouble as Jingles
1955 Phantom Trails as JIngles
1954 The Two Gun Teacher as Jingles
1954 Trouble on the Trail as Jingles
1954 Thunder Pass as Injun
1953 Six Gun Decision as Deputy Aloysius 'Jingles' P. Jones
1953 Border City Rustlers as Jingles
1953 Secret of Outlaw Flats as Aloysius P. 'Jingles' Jones
1953 Island in the Sky as Willie Moon
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Montana Belle as Pete Bivins
1952 Trail of the Arrow as Jingles
1952 The Yellow Haired Kid as Jingles P. Jones
1952 The Ghost of Crossbones Canyon as Deputy Jingle P. Jones
1952 This Is Your Life (2 episodes)
1951 Slaughter Trail as Sgt. Macintosh
1951 New Mexico as Sergeant Garrity
1951 The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (113 episodes) as Jingles
1951 The Red Badge of Courage
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (1 episode)
1950 Never a Dull Moment as Orvie
1950 The Traveling Saleswoman as Waldo
1949 The Last Bandit as Casey Brown
1948 The Far Frontier as Judge Cookie Bullfincher
1948 Grand Canyon Trail as Cookie Bullfincher
1948 Night Time in Nevada as Cookie Bullfincher
1948 Eyes of Texas as Dr. Cookie Bullfincher
1948 The Gallant Legion as Windy Hornblower
1948 Under California Stars as Cookie Bullfincher / Alf Bullfincher
1948 Old Los Angeles as Sam Bowie
1948 The Gay Ranchero as Cookie Bullfincher
1947 The Fabulous Texan as Elihu Mills
1947 On the Old Spanish Trail as Constable Cookie Bullfincher
1947 Slave Girl as Ben
1947 Springtime in the Sierras as Cookie Bullfincher
1947 The Vigilantes Return as Andy
1947 Bells of San Angelo as Cookie Bullfincher
1946 Canyon Passage as Ben Dance
1945 Frontier Gal as Big Ben
1945 That's the Spirit as Martin Wilde Sr.
1945 Sudan as Nebka
1945 Frisco Sal as Bunny
1944 Bowery to Broadway as Father Kelley
1944 Babes on Swing Street as Joe Costello
1944 Ghost Catchers as Horsehead
1944 Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves as Abdullah
1943 Crazy House as Andy Devine
1943 Corvette K-225 as Walsh
1943 Frontier Badmen as Slim - Cowhand
1943 Rhythm of the Islands as Eddie Dolan
1942 Keeping Fit as Andy - Factory Worker
1942 Sin Town as 'Judge' Eustace Vale
1942 Between Us Girls as Mike Kilinsky
1942 Timber! as Arizona
1942 Top Sergeant as Andy Jarrett
1942 Danger in the Pacific as Andy Parker
1942 Escape from Hong Kong as Blimp
1942 Unseen Enemy as Detective Sam Dillon
1942 North to the Klondike as Klondike
1941 Road Agent as Andy
1941 Breakdowns of 1941 as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
1941 South of Tahiti as Moose
1941 The Kid from Kansas as Andy
1941 Badlands Of Dakota as Spearfish
1941 A Dangerous Game as Andy McAllister
1941 Raiders of the Desert as Andy 'Hammer' McCoy
1941 The Flame of New Orleans as Andrew, le premier marin
1941 Mutiny in the Arctic as Andy Adams
1941 Lucky Devils as Andy Tompkins
1940 Trail of the Vigilantes as Meadows
1940 The Devil's Pipeline as Andy Jennings
1940 The Leather Pushers as Andy Adams
1940 When the Daltons Rode as Ozark
1940 Black Diamonds as Tolliver Higgenbotham
1940 Swing with Bing as Himself
1940 Buck Benny Rides Again as (himself)
1940 Torrid Zone as Wally Davis
1940 Hot Steel as Matt Morrison
1940 Little Old New York as "Commodore"
1940 Danger On Wheels as 'Guppy' Wexel
1939 The Man from Montreal as Constable 'Bones' Blair
1939 Geronimo as Sneezer
1939 Legion of Lost Flyers as 'Beef' Brumley
1939 Tropic Fury as Tynan ('Tiny') Andrews
1939 Mutiny on the Blackhawk as Slim Collins
1939 Never Say Die as Henry Munch
1939 The Spirit of Culver as Tubby
1939 Stagecoach as Buck
1938 The Storm as Swede Hanzen
1938 Swing That Cheer as Doc Saunders
1938 Personal Secretary as 'Snoop' Lewis
1938 Men with Wings as Joe Gibbs
1938 Yellow Jack as Charlie Spill
1938 Doctor Rhythm as Officer Lawrence O'Roon
1938 In Old Chicago as Pickle Bixby
1937 You're a Sweetheart as Daisy Day
1937 Double Or Nothing as Half Pint
1937 The Road Back as Willy
1937 A Star Is Born as Daniel 'Danny' McGuire
1936 Mysterious Crossing as Carolina
1936 Flying Hostess as Joe Williams
1936 The Big Game as Pop Andrews
1936 Romeo and Juliet as Peter - Servant to Juliet's Nurse
1936 Yellowstone as Pay-Day
1936 Small Town Girl as George Brannan
1935 La Fiesta de Santa Barbara as Himself - Toreador
1935 Coronado as Pinky Falls
1935 Fighting Youth as Cy Kipp
1935 Way Down East as Hi Holler
1935 The Farmer Takes a Wife as Elmer Otway
1935 Chinatown Squad as George Mason
1934 Hell in the Heavens as Sgt. "Ham" Davis
1934 The President Vanishes as Val Orcott
1934 Wake Up and Dream as Joe Egbert aka Egghead
1934 Million Dollar Ransom as Careful
1934 Gift of Gab as John P. McDougal - the Waiter
1934 Let's Talk It Over as Gravel
1934 Stingaree as Howie
1934 Upperworld as Oscar
1934 The Poor Rich as Andy
1933 Chance at Heaven as Al
1933 Saturday's Millions as Andy Jones
1933 Doctor Bull as Larry Ward
1933 Midnight Mary as Samuel 'Sam' / 'Sammy' Travers
1933 Horse Play as Andy
1933 The Big Cage as Scoops
1933 Song of the Eagle as Mud
1932 The All-American
1932 Tom Brown of Culver as Mac
1932 The Man from Yesterday as Steve Hand
1932 Fast Companions as Information Kid
1932 Radio Patrol as Pete Wiley
1932 Man Wanted as Andy Doyle
1932 The Impatient Maiden as Clarence Howe
1932 Law and Order as Johnny Kinsman
1932 Three Wise Girls as Jimmy Callahan - Chauffeur
1931 The Criminal Code as Cluck (uncredited)
1930 Dames Ahoy as Marine at Dance Contest
1929 Noah's Ark as Flood Extra (uncredited)
1929 His Lucky Day as Road House Thug (uncredited)
1929 Hot Stuff as Bob
1929 The Divine Lady as Extra (uncredited)
1929 Why Be Good? as Young Man at The Boiler
1928 Naughty Baby as Joe Cassidy
1928 Lonesome as Jim's friend

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