Thomas Mitchell

Thomas Mitchell

actor, writer, additional crew

Thomas Mitchell was born on Jul 11, 1892 in USA. Thomas Mitchell's big-screen debut came with Little Accident directed by William James Craft in 1930. Thomas Mitchell is known for Pocketful of Miracles directed by Frank Capra, Glenn Ford stars as Dave the Dude and Bette Davis as Apple Annie. Thomas Mitchell has got 7 awards and 4 nominations so far. The most recent award Thomas Mitchell achieved is Walk of Fame. The upcoming new movie Thomas Mitchell plays is Pocketful of Miracles which will be released on Jan 26, 1962.

Thomas Mitchell was one of the great American character actors, whose credits read like a list of the greatest American films of the 20th century: Horizons perdus (1937); La Chevauchée fantastique (1939); Quasimodo (1939); Mr. Smith au sénat (1939); Autant en emporte le vent (1939); La vie est belle (1946) and Le train sifflera trois fois (1952). His portrayals are so diverse and convincing that most people don't even realize that one actor could have played them all. He won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 1940 for his role as the drunken Doc Boone in John Ford's La Chevauchée fantastique (1939).

  • Birthday

    Jul 11, 1892
  • Place of Birth

    Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

Known For


7 wins & 4 nominations

Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
Winner - Star on the Walk of Fame
Winner - Star on the Walk of Fame
Primetime Emmy Awards
Best Actor
Winner - Primetime Emmy
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows