Donald Cook

Donald Cook
1901 - 1961

Donald Cook  American Actor


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Donald Cook was in a relationship with Joan Bennett (1957).

Donald Cook had an encounter with Tallulah Bankhead (1948).


Donald Cook is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American stage actors and Actors from Oregon.


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First Name Donald
Last Name Cook
Full Name at Birth Donald Cook
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th September, 1901
Birthplace Portland, Oregon
Died 1st October, 1961
Place of Death New Haven, Connecticut
Cause of Death heart attack
Buried River View Cemetery, Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Year(s) Active 1926–1959

Donald Cook (September 26, 1901 – October 1, 1961) was an American stage and film actor who had a prolific career in pre-Code Hollywood films and on Broadway. Cook is perhaps best known for his film roles in The Public Enemy (1931), Safe in Hell (1931), Baby Face (1933), and Viva Villa! (1934), as well as for his stage role as David Naughton in Claudia, which ran for a total of 722 performances on Broadway between 1941 and 1943. He was the first actor to play Ellery Queen.

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Donald Cook60 LibraActor
Joan Bennett80 PiscesActress
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress


Too Young to Go Steady1959Tom BlakeTV Show
The Philip Morris Playhouse1953TV Show
Goodyear Playhouse1951TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951CassidyTV Show
Our Very Own1950Fred MacaulayMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Bruce Wallace, Roger, Tad BrysonTV Show
The Billy Rose Show1950TV Show
The Prudential Family Playhouse1950Tony KenyonTV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Here Come the Co-eds1945Dean Larry BensonMovie
Blonde Ransom1945Duke RandallMovie
Patrick the Great1945Pat Donahue, Sr.Movie
Bowery to Broadway1944Dennis DuganMovie
Murder in the Blue Room1944Steve RandallMovie
Freedom Comes High1943The CaptainShort Film
Circus Girl1937Charles JeromeMovie
Two Wise Maids1937Bruce ArnoldMovie
Ellis Island1936Gary CurtisMovie
Show Boat1936Steve BakerMovie
The Girl from Mandalay1936Kenneth GraingerMovie
The Leavenworth Case1936Dr. Truman HarwellMovie
Beware of Ladies1936George MartinMovie
Can This Be Dixie?1936Longstreet ButlerMovie
Ring Around the Moon1936Ross GrahamMovie
The Casino Murder Case1935Lynn LlewellynMovie
Here Comes the Band1935Don TrevorMovie
Murder in the Fleet1935Lt. Cmdr. David TuckerMovie
The Night Is Young1935Toni BerngruberMovie
The Spanish Cape Mystery1935Ellery QueenMovie
Behind the Evidence1935Ward CameronMovie
Confidential1935FBI Agent Dave ElliottMovie
Gigolette1935Gregg EmersonMovie
Motive for Revenge1935Barry WebsterMovie
The Calling of Dan Matthews1935Frank BlairMovie
Ladies Love Danger1935Tom LennoxMovie
Viva Villa!1934Don Felipe de CastilloMovie
Fugitive Lady1934Jack HowardMovie
Jealousy1934Mark LambertMovie
Long Lost Father1934Dr. Bill StrongMovie
The Ninth Guest1934Jim DaleyMovie
Whirlpool1934Bob AndrewsMovie
Most Precious Thing in Life1934Bob KelseyMovie
Baby Face1933Ned StevensMovie
The World Changes1933Richard NordholmMovie
Jennie Gerhardt1933Lester KaneMovie
The Kiss Before the Mirror1933Maria's LoverMovie
Brief Moment1933Franklin DeaneMovie
The Circus Queen Murder1933The Great SebastianMovie
Private Jones1933Lt. John GreggMovie
The Woman I Stole1933CorewMovie
Fog1933Wentworth BrownMovie
Fury of the Jungle1933'Lucky' AllenMovie
Frisco Jenny1932Dan ReynoldsMovie
Penguin Pool Murder1932Philip SeymourMovie
Taxi!1932Actor playing Ferdinand in Movie Clip (uncredited)Movie
The Man Who Played God1932Harold Van AdamMovie
The Conquerors1932Warren LennoxMovie
The Heart of New York1932MiltonMovie
The Trial of Vivienne Ware1932John SutherlandMovie
Safe in Hell1931Carl Bergen - aka Carl EricksonMovie
Smart Money1931Nick's Second Accomplice after Poker Game (uncredited)Movie
The Mad Genius1931Fedor IvanoffMovie
The Public Enemy1931Mike PowersMovie
Unfaithful1931Terry HoustonMovie
Side Show1931Joe PalmerMovie
Party Husband1931Horace PurcellMovie
How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 11: Practice Shots1931Donald Cook (uncredited)Short Film
Roseland1930Jack (as Donn Cook)Short Film
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