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Eddie Bracken

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edward Vincent "Eddie" Bracken was an American actor. Bracken became a Hollywood comedy legend with lead performances in the films Hail the Conquering Hero and The Miracle of Morgan's Creek both in 1944, both of which have been preserved by the National Film Registry. During this era, he also had success on Broadway, with performances in plays like Too Many Girls. Bracken's later movie roles include National Lampoon's Vacation, Oscar, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, and Rookie of the Year. Description above from the Wikipedia article Eddie Bracken, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 7, 1915 In Astoria, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
63
First Appeared:
In the movie Pacific Liner 1939-01-06
Latest Project:
Series Ed 2000-10-08
Known For
Poster of Baby's Day Out
Poster of Rookie of the Year
Poster of National Lampoon's Vacation
Poster of A Message of Importance
Filmography
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Movie The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue Sebastian (voice) 1997-11-01
Movie Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker Maj. Charles T. Alexander 1994-02-26
Series Winnetka Road Unknown 1994-03-12
Movie Baby's Day Out Old Timer 1994-07-01
Movie The American Clock Grandpa 1993-01-02
Movie Rookie of the Year Bob Carson 1993-07-07
Movie Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Mr. Duncan 1992-11-19
Movie Oscar Five Spot Charlie 1991-04-26
Movie Preston Sturges: The Rise and Fall of an American Dreamer Interviewee 1990-07-02
Movie The Wind in the Willows Moley (voice) 1987-07-05
Series Wiseguy Unknown 1987-09-16
Series Blacke's Magic Unknown 1986-01-05
Series The Golden Girls Buzz 1985-09-14
Series Tales from the Darkside Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Murder, She Wrote Barney Ogden 1984-09-30
Movie National Lampoon's Vacation Roy Walley 1983-07-28
Series Ellery Queen Unknown 1975-09-11
Series Great Performances Cap'n Andy Hawks 1971-01-28
Movie Shinbone Alley Archy 1970-06-26
Movie Wild Wild World Narrator 1965-08-04
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series The Merv Griffin Show Self 1962-10-01
Series Going My Way Unknown 1962-10-03
Series The Roaring 20's Unknown 1960-10-15
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Series The 20th Century Fox Hour Unknown 1955-10-05
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Movie A Slight Case of Larceny Frederick Winthrop Clopp 1953-06-05
Movie About Face Biff Roberts 1952-01-01
Movie We're Not Married! Willie Fisher 1952-07-11
Series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Unknown 1951-10-05
Movie Two Tickets to Broadway Lew Conway 1951-11-20
Movie Summer Stock Orville Wingait 1950-08-31
Series What's My Line? Self - Mystery Guest 1950-02-02
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Series Lux Video Theatre Unknown 1950-10-02
Movie The Girl from Jones Beach Chuck Donovan 1949-07-16
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Movie Fun on a Weekend Pete Porter aka P.P. Porterhouse III 1947-05-15
Movie Ladies' Man Henry Haskell 1947-02-07
Movie Out of This World Herbie Fenton 1945-07-13
Movie Bring on the Girls J. Newport Bates 1945-03-30
Movie Duffy's Tavern Eddie Bracken 1945-09-28
Movie Hold That Blonde! Ogden Spencer Trulow III 1945-11-23
Movie Rainbow Island Toby Smith 1944-10-05
Movie Hail the Conquering Hero Woodrow Truesmith 1944-08-09
Movie A Message of Importance Unknown 1944-12-31
Movie Happy Go Lucky Wally Case 1943-01-04
Movie Young and Willing George Bodell 1943-02-05
Movie The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek Norval Jones 1943-12-24
Movie The Fleet's In Barney Waters 1942-01-24
Movie Sweater Girl Jack Mitchell 1942-07-13
Movie Star Spangled Rhythm Johnny Webster 1942-03-05
Movie Safeguarding Military Information Unknown 1941-01-16
Movie Life with Henry Basil 'Dizzy' Stevens 1941-01-23
Movie Caught in the Draft Bert Sparks 1941-07-04
Movie Reaching for the Sun Benny Hogan 1941-05-01
Movie Too Many Girls Jojo Jordan 1940-10-08
Movie Pacific Liner Junior officer 1939-01-06
Movie The Hunchback of Notre Dame Soldier at Festival of Fools (uncredited) 1939-12-29