Harold Shumate

Last updated

Harold Shumate
Born(1893-09-07)September 7, 1893
DiedAugust 5, 1983(1983-08-05) (aged 89)
OccupationScreenwriter
Years active1917–1954

Harold Shumate (September 7, 1893 August 5, 1983) was an American screenwriter. [1] He wrote for 100 films between 1917 and 1954. He was born in Austin, Texas and died in Ventura County, California.

Contents

Selected filmography

Related Research Articles

Frankie Darro American actor (1917–1976)

Frankie Darro was an American actor and later in his career a stuntman. He began his career as a child actor in silent films, progressed to lead roles and co-starring roles in adventure, western, dramatic, and comedy films, and later became a character actor and voice-over artist. He is perhaps best known for his role as Lampwick, the unlucky boy who turns into a donkey in Walt Disney's second animated feature, Pinocchio (1940). In early credits, his last name was spelled Darrow.

John F. Seitz American cinematographer and inventor

John Francis Seitz, A.S.C. was an American cinematographer and inventor.

Arthur Hoyt American actor (1874–1953)

Arthur Hoyt was an American film character actor who appeared in more than 275 films in his 34-year film career, about a third of them silent films.

Lucien Littlefield American actor (1895–1960)

Lucien Littlefield was an American actor who achieved a long career from silent films to the television era. He was noted for his versatility, playing a wide range of roles and already portraying old men before he was of voting age.

J. Farrell MacDonald American actor and director

John Farrell MacDonald was an American character actor and director. He played supporting roles and occasional leads. He appeared in over 325 films over a four-decade career from 1911 to 1951, and directed forty-four silent films from 1912 to 1917.

Wheeler Oakman American actor

Wheeler Oakman was an American film actor.

Harold Rosson American cinematographer

Harold G. "Hal" Rosson, A.S.C. was an American cinematographer who worked during the early and classical Hollywood cinema, in a career spanning some 52 years, starting from the silent era in 1915. He is best known for his work on the fantasy film The Wizard of Oz (1939) and the musical Singin' in the Rain (1952), as well as his marriage to Jean Harlow.

David Ross Lederman was an American film director noted for his Western/action/adventure films of the 1930s and 1940s.

Alan Brown Le May was an American novelist and screenplay writer.

Mack V. Wright American actor

Mack V. Wright was an American actor and film director. Active as a director from 1920 to the late 1940s, he also had an extensive career as an assistant director, second-unit director and production manager. His heyday was in the 1930s, when he directed or co-directed serials for Republic Pictures and made westerns for Monogram Pictures, often with John Wayne. He was also an actor, appearing in his first film in 1914 and his last in 1934, almost all of them westerns.

Bob Kortman American actor

Robert F. Kortman was an American film actor mostly associated with westerns, though he also appeared in a number of Laurel and Hardy comedies. He appeared in more than 260 films between 1914 and 1952.

Edward Hearn (actor) American actor

Guy Edward Hearn, more usually known as Edward Hearn, was an American actor who, in a forty-year film career, starting in 1915, played hundreds of roles, starting with juvenile leads, then, briefly, as leading man, all during the silent era.

Warner Richmond American actor

Warner Richmond was an American actor. He appeared in more than 140 films between 1912 and 1946. He was born in Racine, Wisconsin and died in Los Angeles, California.

Richard Tucker (actor) American actor (1884–1942)

Richard Tucker was an American actor. Tucker was born in Brooklyn, New York. Appearing in more than 260 films between 1911 and 1940, he was the first official member of the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and a founding member of SAG's Board of Directors. Tucker died in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles from a heart attack. He is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, in an unmarked niche in Great Mausoleum, Columbarium of Faith.

Robert Walker (actor, born 1888) American actor

Robert Donald Walker was an American film actor. He appeared in more than 200 films between 1913 and 1953. He was born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and died in Los Angeles.

George Irving (American actor) American actor

George Henry Irving was an American film actor and director.

George Chesebro American actor (1888–1959)

George Newell Chesebro was an American film actor. He appeared in more than 400 films between 1915 and 1954. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and died in Los Angeles, California.

Slim Whitaker American actor (1893–1960)

Charles Orbie "Slim" Whitaker was an American film actor. He appeared in more than 340 films between 1914 and 1949. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and died in Los Angeles, California, from a heart attack.

Ernie Adams (actor) American actor

Ernie Adams was an American vaudevillian performer, stage and screen actor and writer.

Crauford Kent English actor (1881–1953)

Crauford Kent was an English character actor based in the United States. He has also been credited as Craufurd Kent and Crawford Kent.

References

  1. Hathaway, Henry; Platt, Polly (May 6, 2019). Henry Hathaway. Scarecrow Press. ISBN   9780810839724 . Retrieved May 6, 2019 via Google Books.