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Gene Kelly (I) (1912–1996)

Actor | Soundtrack | Miscellaneous Crew
KNOWN FOR 
Singin' in the Rain (1952) | On the Town (1949) | An American in Paris (1951)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 8 nominations More »
BORN 
Aug 23, 1912 (died Feb 2, 1996)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (65 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and SingingHollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing (Video) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("New York, New York", "Make Way for Tomorrow") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The New BikeThe New Bike (Short) Acknowledgment  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Pirate: A Musical Treasure ChestThe Pirate: A Musical Treasure Chest (Video) Serafin (archive footage), Soundtrack  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 8 Women8 Women Composer (song "Pour ne pas vivre seule")  Less 2002 €8MM $3.1MM
  • Primary photo for What a Glorious Feeling: The Making of 'Singin' in the Rain'What a Glorious Feeling: The Making of 'Singin' in the Rain' (Video) Self (archive footage), Thanks  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for On the EdgeOn the Edge Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less 2001 $7MM
  • Primary photo for The Object of My AffectionThe Object of My Affection Performer ("You Were Meant for Me")  Less 1998 $15MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for Cats Don't DanceCats Don't Dance Choreography Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1997 $32MM $3.6MM
  • Primary photo for MGM Sing-Alongs: FriendsMGM Sing-Alongs: Friends (Video) Performer ("Take Me Out to the Ballgame")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for MGM Sing-Alongs: Searching for Your DreamsMGM Sing-Alongs: Searching for Your Dreams (Video) Performer ("The Worry Song")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Forget ParisForget Paris Performer ("Love Is Here To Stay")  Less 1995 $33MM
  • Primary photo for Léon: The ProfessionalLéon: The Professional Performer ("I Like Myself")  Less 1994 FRF 115MM $32MM
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment! IIIThat's Entertainment! III Himself - Co-Host / Narrator, Performer ("On the Town" (1944), "Ballin' the Jack" (1913), "You Wonderful You" (1950), "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" (1936), "An American in Paris Ballet" (1936), "Fit as a Fiddle" (1932), "The Heather on the Hill" (1947)) (uncredited)  Less 1994 $2.5MM $275K
  • Primary photo for NewsiesNewsies Special Thanks  Less 1992 $15MM $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for Somebody or The Rise and Fall of PhilosophySomebody or The Rise and Fall of Philosophy (Short) Performer ("You Are My Lucky Star")  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Precious ImagesPrecious Images (Short) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Frankenstein PunkFrankenstein Punk (Short) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for That's Dancing!That's Dancing! Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Performer ("Moses", "Sinbad the Sailor", "The Binge")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for One from the HeartOne from the Heart Choreography Consultant (uncredited)  Less 1981 $27MM $900K
  • Primary photo for XanaduXanadu Danny McGuire, Performer ("Whenever You're Away From Me")  Less 1980 $20MM $10MM
  • Primary photo for Viva Knievel!Viva Knievel! Will Atkins  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment, Part IIThat's Entertainment, Part II Himself - Co-Host / Narrator, Director, Performer ("For Me and My Gal" (1917), "Be a Clown" (1948), "Color Change" (1976), "Shubert Alley" (1976), "Good Morning" (1939), "I Got Rhythm" (1930), "I Begged Her" (1944), "Love Is Here to Stay" (1938), "Cartoon Sequence" (1976), "Sinbad the Sailor" (1956), "Broadway Rhythm" (1935), "I Like Myself" (1954), "Finale" (1976)) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for It's ShowtimeIt's Showtime Himself (archive footage) (uncredited), Performer ("Fido and Me") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment!That's Entertainment! Himself - Co-Host / Narrator / Clips from 'Take Me Out to the Ball Game' - 'Singin' in the Rain' and 'An American in Paris', Performer ("Singin' in the Rain" (1929), "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" (1908), "The Babbitt and the Bromide" (1927), "Be a Clown" (1948), "The Pirate Ballet" (1948), "New York, New York" (1944), "The King Who Couldn't Dance (The Worry Song)" (1945), "The Broadway Ballet" (1935), "An American in Paris Ballet" (1951)) (uncredited)  Less 1974 $3.2MM
  • Primary photo for 40 Carats40 Carats Billy Boylan  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for A Clockwork OrangeA Clockwork Orange Performer ("Singin' In the Rain")  Less 1971 $2.2MM
  • Primary photo for The Cheyenne Social ClubThe Cheyenne Social Club Director, Producer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Hello, Dolly!Hello, Dolly! Director  Less 1969 $25MM $9MM
  • Primary photo for The Young Girls of RochefortThe Young Girls of Rochefort Andy Miller, Performer ("Andy Amoureux", "De Hambourg à Rochefort", "Les Rencontres", "Concerto (ballet)") (uncredited)  Less 1967 $88K
  • Primary photo for A Guide for the Married ManA Guide for the Married Man Narrator (voice) (uncredited), Director  Less 1967 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for What a Way to Go!What a Way to Go! Pinky Benson, Choreographer, Performer ("I Think that You and I Should Get Acquainted", "Musical Extravaganza")  Less 1964 $20MM
  • Primary photo for GigotGigot Director  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Inherit the WindInherit the Wind E. K. Hornbeck  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Tunnel of LoveThe Tunnel of Love Director  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Marjorie MorningstarMarjorie Morningstar Noel Airman  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Les GirlsLes Girls Barry Nichols, Performer ("Les Girls", "You're Just Too Too!", "Why Am I So Gone (About that Gal)?", "The Rope Dance") (uncredited)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Happy RoadThe Happy Road Mike Andrews, Director, Producer  Less 1957 $500K
  • Primary photo for Invitation to the DanceInvitation to the Dance The Clown in 'Circus' / The Marine in 'Ring Around the Rosy' / Sinbad in 'Sinbad the Sailor', Director, Choreographer, Performer ("Circus", "Ring Around The Rosy", "Sinbad the Sailor"), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1956 $1.5MM $600K
  • Primary photo for The Magic LampThe Magic Lamp (Short) Sinbad (voice), Director, Choreographer, Writer  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for It's Always Fair WeatherIt's Always Fair Weather Ted Riley, Director, Dances By, Musical Numbers, Performer ("March, March" (1955), "The Time for Parting" (1955), "Once Upon a Time" (1955), "I Shouldn't Have Come" (1955), "I Like Myself" (1955)) (uncredited)  Less 1955 $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for Deep in My HeartDeep in My Heart Specialty in 'Dancing Around', Performer ("I Love to Go Swimmin' with Wimmen")  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Crest of the WaveCrest of the Wave Lt. 'Brad' Bradville (USN)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for BrigadoonBrigadoon Tommy Albright, Choreographer, Performer ("I'll Go Home with Bonnie Jean", "The Heather on the Hill", "Almost Like Being in Love", "The Heather on the Hill" (reprise)) (uncredited)  Less 1954 $2.4MM
  • Primary photo for The Devil Makes ThreeThe Devil Makes Three Capt. Jeff Eliot  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Singin' in the RainSingin' in the Rain Don Lockwood, Director, Musical Numbers Staged And Directed By, Performer ("Fit as a Fiddle" (1932), "You Were Meant For Me" (1929), "Moses Supposes" (1952), "Good Morning" (1939), "Singin' in the Rain" (1929), "Broadway Rhythm Ballet" (1952), "Singin in the Rain (in A-Flat)" (1929), "You Are My Lucky Star" (1935), "Main Title" (uncredited), "Would You? (End Title)" (uncredited))  Less 1952 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for It's a Big Country: An American AnthologyIt's a Big Country: An American Anthology Icarus Xenophon  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for An American in ParisAn American in Paris Jerry Mulligan, Choreographer, Director (Lise introduction dance sequence) (uncredited), Performer ("Our Love Is Here to Stay" (1937), "By Strauss" (1936), "Tra-la-la (This Time It's Really Love)" (1922), "I Got Rhythm" (1930), "'S Wonderful" (1927), "An American in Paris Ballet") (uncredited)  Less 1951 $2.7MM $4.5MM
  • Primary photo for Summer StockSummer Stock Joe D. Ross, Performer ("All for You", "Dig-Dig-Dig Dig For Your Dinner", " (Howdy Neighbor) Happy Harvest", "Heavenly Music", "You Wonderful You", "Portland Fancy") (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Black HandBlack Hand Giovanni E. 'Johnny' Columbo  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for On the TownOn the Town Gabey, Director, Performer ("New York, New York", "A Day in New York", "Prehistoric Man" (uncredited), "Main Street" (uncredited), "On the Town" (uncredited), "Count on Me" (uncredited), "That's All There Is, Folks" (uncredited))  Less 1949 $2.1MM
  • Primary photo for Take Me Out to the Ball GameTake Me Out to the Ball Game Eddie O'Brien, Musical Numbers Staging, Performer ("Take Me Out to the Ball Game", "Yes, Indeedy" (uncredited), "O'Brien to Ryan to Goldberg" (uncredited), "Strictly U.S.A." (uncredited), "The Hat My Dear Old Father Wore upon St. Patrick's Day" (uncredited)), Writer (Story)  Less 1949 $1.7MM
  • Primary photo for Words and MusicWords and Music Gene Kelly, Performer ("Slaughter on Tenth Avenue")  Less 1948 $2.8MM
  • Primary photo for The Three MusketeersThe Three Musketeers D'Artagnan, Choreographer (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for The PirateThe Pirate Serafin, Dance Director, Performer ("Nina", "Mack the Black", "Be a Clown") (uncredited)  Less 1948 $3.7MM $3MM
  • Primary photo for Living in a Big WayLiving in a Big Way Leo Gogarty, Dance Sequences, Performer ("Fido and Me" (uncredited), "It Had to Be You" (uncredited), "Ring Around the Rosie", "Go in and Out the Window", "Here We Go Looby Loo", "One Two Three O'Lairy", "See-Saw", "Yankee Doodle")  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Ziegfeld FolliesZiegfeld Follies Gentleman ('The Babbit and the Bromide'), Performer ("The Babbitt and the Bromide")  Less 1945 $3.2MM
  • Primary photo for Anchors AweighAnchors Aweigh Joseph Brady, Dance Sequences Created By, Performer ("We Hate to Leave" (1944), "I Begged Her" (1944), "If You Knew Susie" (1925), "The King Who Couldn't Dance (The Worry Song)" (1945), "The Mexican Hat Dance" (1933), "La Cumparsita" (1937), "Chiapanecas (While There's Music There's Romance) (The Celebrated Mexican 'Clap Hands' Song)" (1938), "Anchors Aweigh (Reprise #2)" (1906)) (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Combat Fatigue IrritabilityCombat Fatigue Irritability (Short) Seaman Bob Lucas, Director  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Christmas HolidayChristmas Holiday Robert Manette  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Cover GirlCover Girl Danny McGuire, Choreographer (uncredited), Soundtrack, Performer ("MAKE WAY FOR TOMORROW", "PUT ME TO THE TEST", "LONG AGO AND FAR AWAY", "ALTER-EGO DANCE")  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Thousands CheerThousands Cheer Private Eddie Marsh  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for The Cross of LorraineThe Cross of Lorraine Victor  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Du Barry Was a LadyDu Barry Was a Lady Alec Howe / Black Arrow, Performer ("Do I Love You?" (1939), "Song of the Rebellion" (1943), "Friendship" (1939))  Less 1943 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Pilot #5Pilot #5 Vito S. Alessandro  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for For Me and My GalFor Me and My Gal Harry Palmer, Soundtrack (uncredited), Performer ("For Me and My Gal" (1917), "Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny Oh!" (1917), "When You Wore a Tulip and I Wore a Big Red Rose" (1914), "They Go Wild Simply Wild Over Me" (1917), "Ballin' the Jack" (1913), "Goodbye Broadway, Hello France" (1917), "Oh Frenchy" (1918)) (uncredited)  Less 1942 $802K $4.4MM
Past Television (36 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Actor (6 episodes, 1987–2014), Performer ("I Got Rhythm") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 1987–2014 6
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  • Primary photo for Dancing with the StarsDancing with the Stars (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2014), Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009–2014 2
  • Primary photo for Call the MidwifeCall the Midwife (TV Series) Performer ("You Were Meant for Me") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Episode #3.4 (Apr 20, 2014) Performer ("You Were Meant for Me") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sawako no asaSawako no asa (TV Series) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Jay Kabira (Dec 22, 2012) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gent de paraulaGent de paraula (TV Series) Performer ("New York, New York") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #1.17 (Jan 27, 2011) Performer ("New York, New York")  Less
  • Primary photo for Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of HollywoodMoguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 2010), Don Lockwood (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for Wishful DrinkingWishful Drinking (TV Movie) Performer ("Singing in the Rain")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 50 años de50 años de (TV Series) Performer ("Singin' In the Rain") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Calle (Dec 3, 2009) Performer ("Singin' In the Rain")  Less
  • Primary photo for Parashat Ha-ShavuaParashat Ha-Shavua (TV Series) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • VaYakhel (Mar 8, 2008) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical TreasureHollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical Treasure (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Performer ("New York, New York", "An American in Paris Ballet", "Good Morning", "Alter Ego Dance", "Dig-Dig-Dig Dig for Your Dinner", "Our Love Is Here to Stay", "Singin' in the Rain") (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Por Toda Minha VidaPor Toda Minha Vida (TV Series) Don Lockwood (1 episode, 2007), Performer ("Singing in the Rain") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Nara Leão (Oct 26, 2007) Don Lockwood (archive footage), Performer ("Singing in the Rain")  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1996–2003), Performer ("The Babbitt and the Bromide") (1 episode, 1991), Himself (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987–2003 5
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  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Performer ("Singing in the Rain") (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1966–1976), Himself (1 episode, 1992), Performer ("I've Got A Crush On You", "For Me and My Gal") (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1966–1992 6
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  • Primary photo for MGM: When the Lion RoarsMGM: When the Lion Roars (TV Mini-series) Performer ("The King Who Couldn't Dance (The Worry Song)", "New York, New York", "Be a Clown", "An American in Paris Ballet", "Singin' in the Rain", "Good Morning", "I'll Go Home with Bonnie Jean") (1 episode, 1992), Himself  Less 1992 1
    • The Lion in Winter (Mar 24, 1992) Performer ("The King Who Couldn't Dance (The Worry Song)", "New York, New York", "Be a Clown", "An American in Paris Ballet", "Singin' in the Rain", "Good Morning", "I'll Go Home with Bonnie Jean") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SinsSins (TV Mini-series) Eric Hovland (3 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 3
  • Primary photo for MoonlightingMoonlighting (TV Series) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
    • Knowing Her (Nov 12, 1985) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain")  Less
  • Primary photo for North and SouthNorth and South (TV Mini-series) Sen. Charles Edwards (6 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Nov 10, 1985) Sen. Charles Edwards (credit only)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Nov 9, 1985) Sen. Charles Edwards (credit only)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Nov 7, 1985) Sen. Charles Edwards (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Charles Dane (2 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 2
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Performer ("You Wonderful You") (1 episode, 1981), Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
    • Gene Kelly (Feb 28, 1981) Himself, Performer ("You Wonderful You") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood NightsOlivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights (TV Special) Himself, Performer ("Makin' Movies")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Der ganz normale WahnsinnDer ganz normale Wahnsinn (TV Series) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Viertes Kapitel (1979) Performer ("Singin' in the Rain") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Gene Kelly: An American in PasadenaGene Kelly: An American in Pasadena (TV Special) Himself, Choreographer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for America Salutes Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His MusicAmerica Salutes Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His Music (TV Movie) Host / Oscar Hammerstein II  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Magnavox Presents Frank SinatraMagnavox Presents Frank Sinatra (TV Special) Himself - Guest Performer, Performer ("We Can't Do That Anymore", "Take Me Out to the Ball Game", "For Me and My Gal", "New York, New York", "Nice and Easy")  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Funny SideThe Funny Side (TV Series) Himself - Host (2 episodes, 1971), Host  Less 1971 2
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1964), Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1964–1970 2
  • Primary photo for Jack and the BeanstalkJack and the Beanstalk (TV Movie) Jeremy Keen, Proprietor (Peddler), Director, Producer, Performer ("Half Past April, and a Quarter to May", "A Tiny Bit of Faith", "It's Been Nice", "The Woggle-Bird Song", "One Starry Moment" (Reprise))  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for American in ParisAmerican in Paris (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Danny Kaye ShowThe Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) Performer ("Ballin' the Jack") (1 episode, 1963), Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 23, 1963) Himself, Performer ("Ballin' the Jack")  Less
  • Primary photo for Going My WayGoing My Way (TV Series) Father Chuck O'Malley (30 episodes, 1962–1963)  Less 1962–1963 30
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  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Producer (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Gene Kelly ShowThe Gene Kelly Show (TV Movie) Himself - Host, Executive Producer, Performer ("For Me and My Gal")  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958), Choreographer (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Tom T. Triplet (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for MGM ParadeMGM Parade (TV Series) Serafin / Joseph Brady / Performer in 'Ziegfeld Follies' / Harry Palmer / Himself / Ted Riley (8 episodes, 1955–1956), Performer ("For Me and My Gal") (2 episodes, 1955), Performer ("I Like Myself") (1 episode, 1955), Performer ("The Babbitt and the Bromide") (1 episode, 1956), Creator (dance sequences) (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1955–1956 8
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Self (135 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (46 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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