Portrait of Claude Gillingwater

Claude Gillingwater

Bio: Tall, balding character actor in US films from 1921 until the year he died, usually portraying obstinate or irascible types. A man so disagreeable on celluloid, Claude Gillingwater's characters seemed to subsist on a steady diet of persimmons
Born: Mon, Aug 01 1870
Birthplace: Louisiana, Missouri, USA

Death: Thu, Nov 02 1939
Claude Gillingwater is 69 years old
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Poster of Cafe Society
Cafe Society
Claude Gillingwater was
68 in Cafe Society
as 'Old Christopher West'.
Fri, Mar 03 1939
Poster of Just Around the Corner
Just Around the Corner
Claude Gillingwater was
68 in Just Around the Corner
as 'Samuel G. Henshaw'.
Fri, Nov 11 1938
Poster of There Goes My Heart
There Goes My Heart
Claude Gillingwater was
68 in There Goes My Heart
as 'Cyrus W. Butterfield'.
Fri, Oct 14 1938
Poster of Little Miss Broadway
Little Miss Broadway
Claude Gillingwater was
67 in Little Miss Broadway
as 'Judge'.
Fri, Jul 29 1938
Poster of A Yank at Oxford
A Yank at Oxford
Claude Gillingwater was
67 in A Yank at Oxford
as 'Ben Dalton'.
Fri, Feb 18 1938
Poster of Conquest
Conquest
Claude Gillingwater was
67 in Conquest
as 'Stephan'.
Fri, Oct 22 1937
Poster of Top of the Town
Top of the Town
Claude Gillingwater was
66 in Top of the Town
as 'William Borden'.
Sat, Apr 17 1937
Poster of Can This Be Dixie?
Can This Be Dixie?
Claude Gillingwater was
66 in Can This Be Dixie?
as 'Col. Robert Peachtree'.
Fri, Nov 13 1936
Poster of Wives Never Know
Wives Never Know
Claude Gillingwater was
66 in Wives Never Know
as 'Mr. Gossamer'.
Fri, Sep 18 1936
Poster of Poor Little Rich Girl
Poor Little Rich Girl
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in Poor Little Rich Girl
as 'Simon Peck'.
Sat, Jul 18 1936
Poster of Ticket to Paradise
Ticket to Paradise
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in Ticket to Paradise
as 'Robert Forbes'.
Wed, Jun 24 1936
Poster of Counterfeit
Counterfeit
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in Counterfeit
as 'Tom Perkins'.
Mon, May 25 1936
Poster of Florida Special
Florida Special
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in Florida Special
as 'Simeon Stafford'.
Tue, Apr 21 1936
Poster of The Prisoner of Shark Island
The Prisoner of Shark Island
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in The Prisoner of Shark Island
as 'Colonel Dyer'.
Fri, Feb 28 1936
Poster of A Tale of Two Cities
A Tale of Two Cities
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in A Tale of Two Cities
as 'Jarvis Lorry'.
Wed, Dec 25 1935
Poster of Together We Live
Together We Live
Claude Gillingwater was
65 in Together We Live
as 'Dick'.
Fri, Aug 16 1935
Poster of Calm Yourself
Calm Yourself
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in Calm Yourself
as 'Col. Allenby'.
Fri, Jun 28 1935
Poster of Baby Face Harrington
Baby Face Harrington
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in Baby Face Harrington
as 'Colton'.
Fri, Apr 12 1935
Poster of Mississippi
Mississippi
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in Mississippi
as 'Gen. Rumford'.
Fri, Mar 22 1935
Poster of The Woman in Red
The Woman in Red
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in The Woman in Red
as 'Grandpa Wyatt'.
Sat, Feb 16 1935
Poster of Strange Wives
Strange Wives
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in Strange Wives
as 'Guggins'.
Fri, Nov 30 1934
Poster of The Captain Hates the Sea
The Captain Hates the Sea
Claude Gillingwater was
64 in The Captain Hates the Sea
as 'Judge Griswold'.
Fri, Nov 02 1934
Poster of Green Eyes
Green Eyes
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in Green Eyes
as 'Steven Kester'.
Fri, Jun 15 1934
Poster of Back Page
Back Page
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in Back Page
as 'Sam Webster'.
Fri, Jun 01 1934
Poster of In Love with Life
In Love with Life
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in In Love with Life
as 'Morley'.
Fri, May 11 1934
Poster of Unknown Blonde
Unknown Blonde
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in Unknown Blonde
as 'Papa Van Brunt, Sr.'.
Mon, Apr 23 1934
Poster of City Limits
City Limits
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in City Limits
as 'Tom Oliver'.
Sat, Apr 14 1934
Poster of The Show-Off
The Show-Off
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in The Show-Off
as 'J.B. Preston'.
Fri, Mar 09 1934
Poster of You Can't Buy Everything
You Can't Buy Everything
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in You Can't Buy Everything
as 'Asa Cabot - Banker'.
Fri, Jan 26 1934
Poster of Before Midnight
Before Midnight
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in Before Midnight
as 'John Fry'.
Sat, Nov 18 1933
Poster of I Loved a Woman
I Loved a Woman
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in I Loved a Woman
as 'Banker (uncredited)'.
Sat, Sep 23 1933
Poster of Skyway
Skyway
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in Skyway
as 'John Beaumont'.
Tue, Aug 29 1933
Poster of The Avenger
The Avenger
Claude Gillingwater was
63 in The Avenger
as 'Witt'.
Thu, Aug 10 1933
Poster of Ann Carver's Profession
Ann Carver's Profession
Claude Gillingwater was
62 in Ann Carver's Profession
as 'Judge Bingham'.
Fri, Jun 09 1933
Poster of Tess of the Storm Country
Tess of the Storm Country
Claude Gillingwater was
62 in Tess of the Storm Country
as 'Frederick Garfield Sr'.
Sun, Nov 20 1932
Poster of Running Hollywood
Running Hollywood
Claude Gillingwater was
61 in Running Hollywood
as 'Claude Gillingwater'.
Wed, Jan 27 1932
Poster of The Wide Open Spaces
The Wide Open Spaces
Claude Gillingwater was
61 in The Wide Open Spaces
as 'Judge'.
Mon, Dec 28 1931
Poster of How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 8: 'The Brassie'
How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 8: 'The Brassie'
Claude Gillingwater was
61 in How I Play Golf, by Bobby Jones No. 8: 'The Brassie'
as ''.
Sat, Aug 01 1931
Poster of Gold Dust Gertie
Gold Dust Gertie
Claude Gillingwater was
60 in Gold Dust Gertie
as 'John Aberdeen Arnold'.
Sat, Jun 27 1931
Poster of Daddy Long Legs
Daddy Long Legs
Claude Gillingwater was
60 in Daddy Long Legs
as 'Riggs'.
Fri, Jun 05 1931
Poster of The Conquering Horde
The Conquering Horde
Claude Gillingwater was
60 in The Conquering Horde
as 'Jim Nabours'.
Sun, Mar 01 1931
Poster of Illicit
Illicit
Claude Gillingwater was
60 in Illicit
as 'Richard Ives Sr.'.
Sat, Feb 14 1931
Poster of Kiss Me Again
Kiss Me Again
Claude Gillingwater was
60 in Kiss Me Again
as 'Count de St. Cyr'.
Wed, Jan 07 1931
Poster of The Flirting Widow
The Flirting Widow
Claude Gillingwater was
59 in The Flirting Widow
as 'Faraday'.
Sun, May 11 1930
Poster of Dumb-bells in Ermine
Dumb-bells in Ermine
Claude Gillingwater was
59 in Dumb-bells in Ermine
as 'Uncle Roger'.
Sat, May 10 1930
Poster of Mexicali Rose
Mexicali Rose
Claude Gillingwater was
59 in Mexicali Rose
as '(uncredited)'.
Thu, Dec 26 1929
Poster of So Long Letty
So Long Letty
Claude Gillingwater was
59 in So Long Letty
as 'Uncle Claude Davis'.
Wed, Oct 16 1929
Poster of The Great Divide
The Great Divide
Claude Gillingwater was
59 in The Great Divide
as 'Winthrop Amesbury'.
Sun, Sep 15 1929
Poster of Glad Rag Doll
Glad Rag Doll
Claude Gillingwater was
58 in Glad Rag Doll
as 'Sam Underlane'.
Sat, May 04 1929
Poster of Stolen Kisses
Stolen Kisses
Claude Gillingwater was
58 in Stolen Kisses
as 'H.A. Lambert Sr.'.
Sat, Feb 23 1929
Poster of Stark Mad
Stark Mad
Claude Gillingwater was
58 in Stark Mad
as 'James Rutherford - Expedition Leader'.
Sat, Feb 02 1929
Poster of Oh Kay!
Oh Kay!
Claude Gillingwater was
58 in Oh Kay!
as 'Judge Appleton'.
Sun, Aug 26 1928
Poster of Women They Talk About
Women They Talk About
Claude Gillingwater was
58 in Women They Talk About
as 'Grandfather Mervin'.
Fri, Aug 10 1928
Poster of The Gorilla
The Gorilla
Claude Gillingwater was
57 in The Gorilla
as 'Cyrus Townsend'.
Sun, Nov 13 1927
Poster of Barbed Wire
Barbed Wire
Claude Gillingwater was
57 in Barbed Wire
as 'Jean Moreau'.
Fri, Sep 09 1927
Poster of Naughty But Nice
Naughty But Nice
Claude Gillingwater was
56 in Naughty But Nice
as 'Judge J. R. Altewood'.
Sat, Jun 25 1927
Poster of Fast and Furious
Fast and Furious
Claude Gillingwater was
56 in Fast and Furious
as 'Smithfield'.
Sun, Jun 12 1927
Poster of 45 Minutes from Hollywood
45 Minutes from Hollywood
Claude Gillingwater was
56 in 45 Minutes from Hollywood
as 'Old Man in Hotel Bed (uncredited)'.
Sun, Dec 26 1926
Poster of Into Her Kingdom
Into Her Kingdom
Claude Gillingwater was
56 in Into Her Kingdom
as 'Ivan'.
Sun, Aug 08 1926
Poster of That's My Baby
That's My Baby
Claude Gillingwater was
55 in That's My Baby
as 'John Raynor'.
Mon, Apr 19 1926
Poster of We Moderns
We Moderns
Claude Gillingwater was
55 in We Moderns
as 'Sir Robert Sundale'.
Sun, Nov 15 1925
Poster of Seven Sinners
Seven Sinners
Claude Gillingwater was
55 in Seven Sinners
as 'Pious Joe McDowell'.
Sat, Nov 07 1925
Poster of Winds of Chance
Winds of Chance
Claude Gillingwater was
55 in Winds of Chance
as 'Tom Linton'.
Sat, Aug 15 1925
Poster of A Thief in Paradise
A Thief in Paradise
Claude Gillingwater was
54 in A Thief in Paradise
as 'Noel Jardine'.
Thu, Jun 18 1925
Poster of Cheaper to Marry
Cheaper to Marry
Claude Gillingwater was
54 in Cheaper to Marry
as 'Riddle'.
Mon, Feb 09 1925
Poster of Madonna of the Streets
Madonna of the Streets
Claude Gillingwater was
54 in Madonna of the Streets
as 'Lord Patrington'.
Sun, Oct 19 1924
Poster of How to Educate a Wife
How to Educate a Wife
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in How to Educate a Wife
as 'Henry Bancks'.
Thu, May 01 1924
Poster of Daddies
Daddies
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in Daddies
as 'James Crockett'.
Sat, Feb 09 1924
Poster of Tiger Rose
Tiger Rose
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in Tiger Rose
as 'Hector McCollins'.
Sun, Dec 09 1923
Poster of A Chapter in Her Life
A Chapter in Her Life
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in A Chapter in Her Life
as 'Mr. Everingham'.
Mon, Sep 17 1923
Poster of Dulcy
Dulcy
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in Dulcy
as 'Mr. Forbes'.
Mon, Aug 27 1923
Poster of Three Wise Fools
Three Wise Fools
Claude Gillingwater was
53 in Three Wise Fools
as 'Theodore Findley'.
Sun, Aug 19 1923
Poster of Souls for Sale
Souls for Sale
Claude Gillingwater was
52 in Souls for Sale
as 'Self - Celebrity Actor (uncredited)'.
Sun, Apr 22 1923
Poster of Crinoline and Romance
Crinoline and Romance
Claude Gillingwater was
52 in Crinoline and Romance
as 'Col. Charles E. Cavanaugh'.
Mon, Feb 05 1923
Poster of The Christian
The Christian
Claude Gillingwater was
52 in The Christian
as 'Lord Storm'.
Sun, Jan 14 1923
Poster of The Strangers' Banquet
The Strangers' Banquet
Claude Gillingwater was
52 in The Strangers' Banquet
as 'Uncle Sam'.
Sun, Dec 31 1922
Poster of Remembrance
Remembrance
Claude Gillingwater was
52 in Remembrance
as 'John P. Grout'.
Sun, Oct 01 1922
Poster of Fools First
Fools First
Claude Gillingwater was
51 in Fools First
as 'Denton Drew'.
Sat, May 27 1922
Poster of My Boy
My Boy
Claude Gillingwater was
51 in My Boy
as 'Captain Bill'.
Thu, Dec 01 1921
Poster of Little Lord Fauntleroy
Little Lord Fauntleroy
Claude Gillingwater was
51 in Little Lord Fauntleroy
as 'Earl of Dorincourt'.
Thu, Sep 15 1921

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