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Sidney Toler

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Sidney Toler (born Hooper G. Toler Jr., April 28, 1874 – February 12, 1947) was an American actor, playwright and theatre director. The second European-American actor to play the role of Charlie Chan on screen, he is best remembered for his portrayal of the Chinese-American detective in 22 films made between 1938 and 1946. Before becoming Chan, Toler played supporting roles in 50 motion pictures and was a highly regarded comic actor on the Broadway stage. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sidney Toler,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Apr 28, 1874 In Warrensburg, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
74
First Appeared:
In the movie Madame X 1929-08-17
Latest Project:
Movie That's Entertainment! 1974-06-21
Known For
Poster of The Kid from Kokomo
Poster of Wide Open Faces
Poster of Romance in Manhattan
Poster of The World Changes
Filmography
Movie That's Entertainment! (archive footage) (uncredited) 1974-06-21
Movie Dark Alibi Charlie Chan 1946-05-25
Movie Shadows Over Chinatown Charlie Chan 1946-06-27
Movie The Trap Charlie Chan 1946-11-30
Movie Dangerous Money Charlie Chan 1946-10-12
Movie Charlie Chan in The Jade Mask Charlie Chan 1945-01-26
Movie The Scarlet Clue Charlie Chan 1945-05-11
Movie It's in the Bag! Detective Sully 1945-04-21
Movie The Shanghai Cobra Charlie Chan 1945-09-29
Movie The Red Dragon Charlie Chan 1945-08-01
Movie Charlie Chan in The Chinese Cat Charlie Chan 1944-05-20
Movie Charlie Chan in the Secret Service Charlie Chan 1944-02-14
Movie Black Magic Charlie Chan 1944-08-19
Movie The Adventures of Smilin' Jack General Kai Ling [Chs. 1-5, 13] 1943-01-05
Movie White Savage Wong 1943-04-23
Movie Isle of Forgotten Sins Capt. Krogan aka Carruthers 1943-08-15
Movie Castle in the Desert Charlie Chan 1942-02-02
Movie A Night to Remember Inspector Hankins 1942-12-10
Movie Charlie Chan in Rio Charlie Chan 1941-09-05
Movie Dead Men Tell Charlie Chan 1941-03-28
Movie Charlie Chan in Panama Charlie Chan 1940-03-01
Movie Charlie Chan's Murder Cruise Charlie Chan 1940-05-02
Movie Murder Over New York Charlie Chan 1940-12-13
Movie Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum Charlie Chan 1940-09-06
Movie The Kid from Kokomo Judge William 'Gashouse' Bronson 1939-05-23
Movie Disbarred G.L. 'Mardy' Mardeen 1939-01-06
Movie Charlie Chan in Reno Charlie Chan 1939-06-16
Movie Law of the Pampas Fernando "El Melancolio" Lopez Ramirez 1939-11-03
Movie Heritage of the Desert Nosey 1939-06-23
Movie City in Darkness Charlie Chan 1939-11-15
Movie Charlie Chan at Treasure Island Charlie Chan 1939-08-31
Movie One Wild Night Lawton 1938-06-02
Movie Gold Is Where You Find It Harrison McCooey 1938-02-12
Movie The Mysterious Rider Frosty Kilburn 1938-09-21
Movie Wide Open Faces Sheriff 1938-04-18
Movie If I Were King Robin Turgis 1938-09-28
Movie Charlie Chan in Honolulu Charlie Chan 1938-12-30
Movie Up the River Jeffrey Mitchell 1938-12-09
Movie That Certain Woman Détective Lieutenant Neely 1937-08-30
Movie Double Wedding Mr. Keough, Margit's Butler 1937-10-15
Movie Three Godfathers Professor Snape 1936-03-06
Movie The Gorgeous Hussy Daniel Webster 1936-08-28
Movie Give Us This Night First Carabiniere 1936-03-06
Movie The Longest Night Captain Holt 1936-10-02
Movie Our Relations Captain of SS Periwinkle 1936-09-15
Movie Romance in Manhattan Police Sergeant 1935-01-11
Movie The Daring Young Man Warden Palmer 1935-07-17
Movie Orchids to You Nick Corsini 1935-08-09
Movie This Is the Life Professor Lafcadio F. Breckenridge 1935-10-07
Movie Call of the Wild Joe Groggins 1935-08-09
Movie Spitfire Jim Sawyer 1934-03-08
Movie Dark Hazard John Bright 1934-01-31
Movie The Trumpet Blows Pepi Sancho 1934-04-14
Movie Registered Nurse Frankie Sylvestrie 1934-04-06
Movie Upperworld Officer Moran 1934-04-19
Movie Here Comes the Groom Detective Weaver 1934-06-21
Movie Operator 13 Major Allen 1934-06-08
Movie The Billion Dollar Scandal Carter B. Moore 1933-01-06
Movie He Learned About Women Wilson 1933-03-02
Movie King of the Jungle Neil Forbes 1933-03-10
Movie The Way to Love Pierre 1933-10-20
Movie The World Changes Mr. Hodgens 1933-11-25
Movie The Narrow Corner Ryan, the Go-Between 1933-07-08
Movie Is My Face Red? Tony Mugatti 1932-06-17
Movie Radio Patrol Sgt. Tom Keogh 1932-06-02
Movie Strangers in Love McPhail 1932-03-05
Movie Tom Brown of Culver Maj. Wharton 1932-06-30
Movie Over the Counter Mr. Drake 1932-10-15
Movie Blonde Venus Detective Wilson 1932-09-23
Movie Speak Easily Stage Director 1932-08-13
Movie The Phantom President Prof. Aikenhead 1932-09-23
Movie Blondie of the Follies Pete 1932-09-01
Movie Strictly Dishonorable Mulligan 1931-12-26
Movie Madame X Dr. Merivel 1929-08-17