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Thomas Mitchell (July 11, 1892 – December 17, 1962) was an American actor, playwright and screenwriter. Among his most famous roles in a long career are those of Gerald O'Hara, the father of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind, the drunken Doc Boone in John Ford's Stagecoach, and Uncle Billy in It's a Wonderful Life. Mitchell was the first person to win an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Tony Award.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Thomas Mitchell (July 11, 1892 – December 17, 1962) was an American actor, playwright and screenwriter. Among his most famous roles in a long career are those of Gerald O'Hara, the father of Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind, the drunken Doc Boone in John Ford's Stagecoach, and Uncle Billy in It's a Wonderful Life. Mitchell was the first person to win an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Tony Award.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1892-07-11

Day of Death 1962-12-17

Place of Birth Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

  • Томас Мітчелл
  • Thomas John Mitchell

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Glencannon (39 episodes)
Mayor of the Town (34 episodes) as Mayor Thomas Russell
2004 Melanie Remembers: Reflections by Olivia DeHavilland as Himself-archive as Himself
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Himself (archive footage)
1965 Hollywood My Home Town
1961 Pocketful of Miracles as Judge Henry G. Blake
1961 By Love Possessed as Noah Tuttle
1960 The Islanders (1 episode)
1960 Too Young to Love as Judge Bentley
1960 The Right Man as Grover Cleveland
1959 Adventures in Paradise (1 episode)
1959 Laramie (1 episode)
1958 Handle with Care as Mayor Dick Williston
1957 O. Henry Playhouse (17 episodes)
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (3 episodes)
1956 While the City Sleeps as John Day Griffith (Sentinel managing editor)
1956 Telephone Time (2 episodes)
1955 The Miracle on 34th Street as Kris Kringle
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (1 episode)
1955 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as 'Pap' Finn
1954 Destry as Reginald T. 'Rags' Barnaby
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 Secret of the Incas as Ed Morgan
1953 The Backbone of America as Fred Tupple
1953 General Electric Theater (2 episodes)
1952 High Noon as Mayor Jonas Henderson
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (2 episodes)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (2 episodes)
1951 Journey into Light as Gandy
1951 Tales of Tomorrow (3 episodes)
1950 Lux Video Theatre (6 episodes)
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (1 episode)
1949 The Big Wheel as Arthur 'Red' Stanley
1949 Lights Out (1 episode)
1949 Alias Nick Beal as Joseph Foster
1949 Suspense (2 episodes)
1948 Studio One (4 episodes)
1948 Ford Theatre (1 episode)
1948 Silver River as John Plato Beck
1947 The Romance of Rosy Ridge as Gill MacBean
1947 High Barbaree as Capt. Thad Vail
1946 It's a Wonderful Life as Uncle Billy Bailey
1946 The Dark Mirror as Lt. Stevenson
1946 Three Wise Fools as Terence Alaysius O'Davern
1946 Blow-Ups of 1946 as Himself
1945 Adventure as Mudgin
1945 Within These Walls as Warden Michael Howland
1945 Captain Eddie as Ike Howard
1944 The Keys of the Kingdom as Willie Tulloch
1944 Dark Waters as Mr. Sydney
1944 Wilson as Joseph Tumulty
1944 Buffalo Bill as Ned Buntline
1944 The Fighting Sullivans as Mr. Thomas F. Sullivan
1943 Flesh and Fantasy as Septimus Podgers (Episode 2)
1943 Bataan as Cpl. Jake Feingold
1943 Immortal Sergeant as Sergeant Kelly
1943 The Outlaw as Pat Garrett
1942 The Black Swan as Tommy Blue
1942 Tales of Manhattan as John Halloway
1942 Moontide as Tiny
1942 This Above All as "Monty" Montague
1942 Song of the Islands as Dennis O'Brien
1942 Joan of Paris as Father Antoine
1942 Breakdowns of 1942 as Himself (uncredited)
1941 Out of the Fog as Jonah Goodwin
1941 Flight from Destiny as Prof. Henry Todhunter
1940 The Long Voyage Home as Driscoll
1940 Angels Over Broadway as Gene Gibbons
1940 Cavalcade of the Academy Awards as Himself
1940 Our Town as Doc Gibbs
1940 Three Cheers for the Irish as Peter Casey
1940 Swiss Family Robinson as William Robinson
1939 The Hunchback of Notre Dame as Clopin
1939 Gone with the Wind as Gerald O'Hara
1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington as Diz Moore
1939 Only Angels Have Wings as Kid Dabb
1939 Stagecoach as Doc Josiah Boone
1938 Trade Winds as Commissioner Blackton
1938 Love, Honor and Behave as Dan Painter
1937 The Hurricane as Dr. Kersaint
1937 Lost Horizon as Henry Barnard
1937 Make Way for Tomorrow as George Cooper
1937 I Promise to Pay as District Attorney J.E. Curtis
1937 When You're in Love as Hank Miller
1937 Man Of The People as William J. Grady
1936 Theodora Goes Wild as Jed Waterbury
1936 Adventure In Manhattan as Mark Gibbs as Phil Bane
1936 Craig's Wife as Fergus Passmore

Writing

1944 Casanova Brown Theatre Play
1939 Little Accident Theatre Play
1934 All of Me Screenplay
1930 Little Accident Theatre Play

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