Thomas Mitchell

Screenwriter / Playwright / Character Actor / Theatre Director | * 07/11/1892 († 70, 12/17/1962) | Elizabeth, New Jersey (United States of America (USA))
Thomas John Mitchell (July 11, 1892 – December 17, 1962) was an American actor and writer. Among his most famous roles in a long career are those of Gerald O'Hara in Gone with the Wind, Doc Boone in Stagecoach, Uncle Billy in It's a Wonderful Life, Pat Garrett in The Outlaw, and Mayor Jonas Henderson in High Noon. Mitchell was the first male actor to gain the Triple Crown of Acting by winning an Oscar, an Emmy, and a Tony Award. Mitchell was nominated for two Academy Awards, for Best Supporting Actor for his work in the films, The Hurricane (1938), and Stagecoach (1939), winning for the latter. He was nominated three times for the Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series in 1952 and 1953, for his role in the medic... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Thomas Mitchell

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with Thomas Mitchell as Actor(69)

as (archive footage)1988 James Stewart's Wonderful Life
as Himself (archive footage)1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage
as Noah Tuttle1961 By Love Possessed
as Henry G. Blake1961 Pocketful of Miracles
as Judge Bentley1960 Too Young to Love
as Grover Cleveland1960 The Right Man
as Mayor Dick Williston1958 Handle with Care
as John Day Griffith (Sentinel managing editor)1956 While the City Sleeps
as Kris Kringle1955 The Miracle on 34th Street
as Ed Morgan1954 Secret of the Incas
as Reginald T. 'Rags' Barnaby1954 Destry
as Fred Tupple1953 The Backbone of America
as Mayor Jonas Henderson1952 High Noon
as Gandy1951 Journey Into Light
as Joseph Foster1949 Alias Nick Beal
as Arthur 'Red' Stanley1949 The Big Wheel
as John Plato Beck1948 Silver River
as Gill MacBean1947 The Romance of Rosy Ridge
as Capt. Thad Vail1947 High Barbaree
as Uncle Billy1946 It's a Wonderful Life
as himself1946 Blow-Ups of 1946
as Terence Alaysius O'Davern1946 Three Wise Fools
as Lt. Stevenson1946 The Dark Mirror
as Ike Howard1945 Captain Eddie
as Warden Michael Howland1945 Within These Walls
as Mudgin1945 Adventure
as Willie Tulloch1944 The Keys of the Kingdom
as Joseph Tumulty1944 Wilson
as Ned Buntline1944 Buffalo Bill
as Mr. Sydney1944 Dark Waters
as Mr. Thomas F. Sullivan1944 The Fighting Sullivans
as Septimus Podgers (segment 2)1943 Flesh and Fantasy
as Pat Garrett1943 The Outlaw
as Cpl. Jake Feingold1943 Bataan
as Sergeant Kelly1943 Immortal Sergeant
as Tommy Blue1942 The Black Swan
as Tiny1942 Moontide
as Father Antoine1942 Joan of Paris
as John Halloway1942 Tales of Manhattan
as Dennis O'Brien1942 Song of the Islands
as "Monty" Montague1942 This Above All
as himself1942 Breakdowns of 1942
as Prof. Henry Todhunter1941 Flight from Destiny
as Jonah Goodwin1941 Out of the Fog
as Doc Gibbs1940 Our Town
as Gene Gibbons1940 Angels Over Broadway
as Peter Casey1940 Three Cheers for the Irish
as Gerald O'Hara1940 Gone with the Wind
as Driscoll1940 The Long Voyage Home
as William Robinson1940 Swiss Family Robinson
as Doc Josiah Boone1939 Stagecoach
as Kid Dabb1939 Only Angels Have Wings
as Dan Painter1938 Love, Honor and Behave
as Commissioner Blackton1938 Trade Winds
as George Cooper1937 Make Way for Tomorrow
as Henry Barnard1937 Lost Horizon
as William J. Grady1937 Man Of The People
as District Attorney J.E. Curtis1937 I Promise to Pay
as Dr. Kersaint1937 The Hurricane
as Hank Miller1937 When You're in Love
as Fergus Passmore1936 Craig's Wife
as Phil Bane1936 Adventure in Manhattan
as Jed Waterbury1936 Theodora Goes Wild

TV Shows/Series with Thomas Mitchell as Actor(20)

Movies with Thomas Mitchell as Crew(4)

Writing/Theatre Play1944 Casanova Brown
Writing/Theatre Play1939 Little Accident
Writing/Screenplay1934 All of Me
Writing/Theatre Play1930 Little Accident

Full Name: Thomas Mitchell
Born: Monday, 07/11 1892 (July) in Elizabeth, New Jersey (United States of America (USA))
Died: Monday, 12/17 1962 (December) in Beverly Hills (aged: 70)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Other names for Thomas Mitchell (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Томас Мітчелл"
"Thomas John Mitchell"
"Thomas Mitchell (Schauspieler)"
Thomas Mitchell frequently works together with these people:
Frank Capra (15x, Crew)
Bess Flowers (12x, Actress)
Ben Hecht (12x, Crew)
Boris Karloff (11x, Actor)
Nina Foch (11x, Actress)
Constance Ford (11x, Actress)
Cloris Leachman (10x, Actress)
John Hoyt (10x, Actor)
Everett Sloane (10x, Actor)
Henry Jones (10x, Actor)
Alfred Newman (10x, Crew)
Thomas Little (10x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4262, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 11/28/2021