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George Nichols

Actor | * 10/28/1864 († 62, 09/20/1927) | Rockford, Illinois, USA
George Nichols sometimes credited in films as George O. Nicholls (October 28, 1864 – September 20, 1927) was an American actor and film director. He appeared in 221 films between 1908 and 1928. He also directed 103 films between 1911 and 1916. He was born in Rockford, Illinois and died in Hollywood, California. He, along with Henry "Pathe" Lehrman, became an arch-enemy of Charlie Chaplin, who would take direction from nobody while at Keystone Studios. 'Pops', as he was known, was often cast as father to Mabel Normand. He is the father of another prolific director George Nicholls Jr. sometimes also credited as George Nichols, Jr.. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

Movies with George Nichols as Actor(74)

as Alec's Father1927 White Gold
as Pa Hubbel1926 Gigolo
as 'Tiger' O'Flagherty1926 Senor Daredevil
as The Sheriff1926 Miss Nobody
as Col. Lowe1926 Rolling Home
as Judge1925 The Eagle
as Spanish Uncle1925 Proud Flesh
as Detective Lopez1925 The Goose Woman
as Vigilante Chairman1925 Winds of Chance
as John Oakes1924 The Midnight Express
as Concierge1924 The Red Lily
as William Marlowe1924 Secrets
as Don Fernando Reyes1923 Suzanna
as Jake Frazer1923 Let's Go
as Zachariah 'Pa' Graham1923 The Extra Girl
as The Trolley Inspector1922 Step Forward
as Tim O'Dair1921 Molly O'
as Pop Audrey1920 Pinto
as Jennie's father1919 A Romance of Happy Valley
as Capt. Davidson1919 Victory
as A German Sergeant1918 Hearts of the World
as Dr. Sheldon1918 Battling Jane
as Joe Meadows1918 Mickey
as Preachin' Bill Hardy1917 The Silent Man
as The Detective1914 In the Clutches of the Gang
as The Sheriff1914 The Under-Sheriff
as 2nd Flirt in Park1914 A Flirt's Mistake
as Older Actor on Screen (uncredited)1914 A Film Johnnie
as The Dinner Guest1913 Some Nerve
as Police Commissioner1913 Fatty Joins the Force
as The American Girl's Father1912 Into the Desert
as The Old Soldier1911 Fighting Blood
as Tessie's Father1911 When a Man Loves
as The Father1911 Heart Beats of Long Ago
as the Lonedale operator1911 The Lonedale Operator
as On Ship1911 The Primal Call
as Head of the Employment Agency1910 Sunshine Sue
as Mr. Freyer1910 The Englishman and the Girl
as Mr. Freyar1910 The Englishman and the Girl
as Mr. Thayar1910 The Englishman and the Girl
as The Chief of Police1910 Waiter No. 5
as A Doctor1910 A Flash of Light
as James Petersby1910 The Woman from Mellon's
as The Usurer1910 The Usurer
as The Puritan1910 Rose o' Salem Town
as Policeman1910 The Lesson
as Mr. Hendricks1910 The Twisted Trail
as The Farmer1910 The Rocky Road
as Mr. Curtis1910 Her Terrible Ordeal
as Officer Quinn1910 A Child of the Ghetto
as James Mullen1910 In Life's Cycle
as Manager of Beach House1909 The Gibson Goddess
as Mary's Father1909 What's Your Hurry?
as A Priest1909 The Awakening
as The Doctor1909 The Restoration
as Doctor / Outside Company Office1909 The Broken Locket
as The Doctor1909 Through the Breakers
as John Whitney1909 In the Watches of the Night
as Miner1909 Getting Even
as Mr. Fielding1909 The Cricket on the Hearth
as The Mountain Girl's Father1909 The Mountaineer's Honor
as The Doctor1908 Behind the Scenes
as Grand Daimio (unconfirmed)1908 The Heart of O Yama

Movies with George Nichols as Crew(30)

Directing/Director1915 Ghosts
Directing/Director1914 Rebecca's Wedding Day
Directing/Director1914 Twixt Love and Fire
Directing/Director1914 In the Clutches of the Gang
Directing/Director1914 A Robust Romeo
Directing/Director1914 The Under-Sheriff
Directing/Director1914 A Flirt's Mistake
Directing/Director1914 His Favorite Pastime
Directing/Director1914 A Film Johnnie
Directing/Director1914 Cruel, Cruel Love
Directing/Director1914 The Star Boarder
Directing/Director1913 Fatty at San Diego
Directing/Director1913 Fatty's Flirtation
Directing/Director1913 A Ride for a Bride
Directing/Director1913 Fatty Joins the Force
Directing/Director1913 A Small Time Act
Directing/Director1913 His Sister's Kids
Directing/Director1913 He Would a Hunting Go
Directing/Director1913 Wine
Directing/Director1912 The Cry of the Children
Directing/Director1912 The Girl of the Grove
Directing/Director1912 Nicholas Nickleby
Directing/Director1912 Into the Desert
Directing/Director1912 Love's Miracle
Directing/Director1912 Flying to Fortune
Directing/Director1912 Rejuvenation
Directing/Director1912 Dora Thorne
Directing/Director1912 The Saleslady
Directing/Director1911 Cinderella
Directing/Director1911 She

Additional Information

Full Name: George Nichols
Born: 10/28/1864 in Rockford
Died: 09/20/1927 in Hollywood (aged: 62)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Other names for George Nichols (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"George O. Nicholls"
"George Nicholls"
"George O. Nichols"
"G.O. Nichols"
"George Nichols (actor and director)"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:260485, Added: 08/09/2018, Last updated: 01/06/2019