Loading...

Wendell Corey

Photos with Wendell Corey

Search on Amazon

Biography

Dracut, Massachusetts, USA
Wendell Corey was a hard-working American character actor who appeared in numerous movies and television productions in the 1940s, '50s and '60s. Born on March 20, 1914 in Dracut, Massachusetts, in the northeastern part of the Commonwealth near the New Hampshire border, Corey was the son of a Congregationalist clergyman. After receiving his education, Corey began his acting career in summer stock. During the Depression he worked with the Federal Theater Project, part of the Works Progress Administration that had been created by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to put the unemployed to work. Read more...

Actor

Character: Dr. Philip Alexander

Sorry, Wrong Number 1948

9
4
1
Character: Lt. Ted Dorgan

The Accused 1949

1
Character: Constable Pedley

The Wild North 1952

1
Character: Ansel Ames

My Man and I 1952

3
Character: Det. Lt. Thomas J. Doyle

Rear Window 1954

27
Character: Chet Chester

Hell's Half Acre 1954

2
Character: Deputy Sheriff J.S. File

The Rainmaker 1956

13
Character: Maj. Sam Moulton

The Rack 1956

1
Character: Walter 'Tex' Warner

Loving You 1957

7
Character: Himself - Co-Presenter: Costume Design Awards

The 31st Annual Academy Awards 1959

7
Character: Himself - Audience Member

The 32nd Annual Academy Awards 1960

6
Character: Himself - Presenter: Honorary Award to Fred L. Metzler

The 34th Annual Academy Awards 1962

6
Character: Himself - Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film

The 35th Annual Academy Awards 1963

6
Character: Lawyer Clayborn

Picture Mommy Dead 1966

1
Character: Preacher Sam Stone

Waco 1966

1
Character: Willard Thornton

The Untouchables 1959

0
Character: Rip Darrow

The Furies 1950

3
Character: Capt. Sam Moulton

The United States Steel Hour 1953

0
Character: Jim Stauton Rogers

Rich, Young and Pretty 1951

10
Character: Cullen Dane

The Wild Wild West 1965

0
Character: Dr. Theodore Bassett

The Eleventh Hour 1962

0
Character: Himself - Guest Performer

Your Show of Shows 1950

2
Character: Bradford 'Brad' Scott

No Sad Songs for Me 1950

2
0
Character: Lieutenant Erich Ganz

Climax! 1954

0
Character: Mark Gateson

Bus Stop 1961

1
Character: Milo Morgan

Burke's Law 1963

0
Character: Professor Jonathan Kobitz

Channing 1963

0
Character: Adam Mapes

Zane Grey Theater 1956

0
Character: Smiley Coy

The Big Knife 1955

0