Donald Kirke (1901–1971) was an American stage, film and television actor.
|Born||May 17, 1901|
Jersey City, New Jersey, U.S.
|Died||May 18, 1971 (aged 70)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Other names||William H.F. Kirk|
In the early 1920s, Kirke acted in stock theater, including the Gene Lewis-Olga Worth and the Lewis-Worth companies.
Kirke's Broadway credits include The Constant Sinner (1931), A Woman Denied (1931), The Old Rascal (1930), Remote Control(1929), and Gang War (1928).
On December 18, 1922, Kirke signed a contract with the Christie Film Company, for which he had worked two years before going into stock theater.
Kirke ventured into vaudeville in August 1923. He left the Keith's State Stock Company to be in the drama The Song of India, which was opening in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
|1930||Follow the Leader||R.C. Black|
|1931||A Lesson in Love||Short, Uncredited|
|1932||The Fourth Horseman||Thad - Henchman|
|1932||Hidden Gold||Doc Griffin|
|1933||Women Won't Tell||Alvin Thompson|
|1934||The Ghost Walks||Terry Shaw aka Terry Gray|
|1935||Let 'Em Have It||Curley|
|1936||Sunset of Power||Page Cothran|
|1936||Oh, Susanna!||Flash Baldwin|
|1936||Ride 'Em Cowboy||Sam Parker Jr.|
|1936||In His Steps||Reynard|
|1936||Country Gentlemen||Mr. Martin|
|1937||Venus Makes Trouble||Lon Stanton|
|1937||Smoke Tree Range||Wirt Stoner|
|1937||The Emperor's Candlesticks||Anton - the Thief|
|1937||Midnight Madonna||Alonzo Hall||Uncredited|
|1937||The Big Shot||Johnny Cullen|
|1937||The Shadow||Peter Martinet|
|1938||I Demand Payment||Mr. Twitchett|
|1939||Big Town Czar||Minor Role||Uncredited|
|1940||The Showdown||Harry Cole|
|1941||Ziegfeld Girl||Playboy Dating Sheila||Uncredited|
|1942||Outlaws of Pine Ridge||Jeff Cardeen|
|1943||G-Men vs. the Black Dragon||Muller - Pier 17 Thug||Serial, [Ch.1]|
|1943||A Night for Crime||Hamilton Hart|
|1946||The Well Groomed Bride||Maitre d'||Uncredited|
|1956||Scandal Incorporated||Sidney M. Woods|
|1957||The Garment Jungle||Salesman||Uncredited|
- Vogel p.132
- "Donald Kirke Heads Cast in 'Kissing Time' At Cozy Today". The Houston Post. Texas, Houston. November 19, 1922. p. 36. Retrieved January 16, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
- "("Donald Kirke" search results)". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on 17 January 2018. Retrieved 17 January 2018.
- "Movies Lure Kirke". The Houston Post. Texas, Houston. December 20, 1922. p. 8. Retrieved January 16, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
- "Donald Kirke Leaving". The Central New Jersey Home News. New Jersey, New Brunswick. August 12, 1923. p. 10. Retrieved January 16, 2018 – via Newspapers.com.
- Vogel, Michelle. Marjorie Main: The Life and Films of Hollywood's "Ma Kettle. McFarland, 2011.
- Donald Kirke on IMDb
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