Chauncey Olcott (1860–1932)

Soundtrack | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Crimson Peak (2015) | Aloha (2015) | Return to Me (2000)
BORN 
Jul 21, 1860 (died Mar 18, 1932)

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Past Film & Video (80 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Glass CastleThe Glass Castle Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 2017 $17MM / $9.8MM
  • Primary photo for Breaking LegsBreaking Legs Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Crimson PeakCrimson Peak Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 2015 $55MM $31MM / —
  • Primary photo for AlohaAloha Writer ("Medley of Old Time Waltzes" ("My Wild Irish Rose"/"Good Old Summer Time"/"Sweet Rosie O'Grady"))  Less 2015 $37MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for The DepartedThe Departed Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 2006 $90MM $132MM / $290MM
  • Primary photo for Swimming UpstreamSwimming Upstream Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 2003 $47K / —
  • Primary photo for Return to MeReturn to Me Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 2000 $24MM $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for Widows' PeakWidows' Peak Music ("Mother Machree")  Less 1994 $6.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Only the LonelyOnly the Lonely Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 1991 $22MM / $25MM
  • Primary photo for The PassingThe Passing Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (as Olcott)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Grace QuigleyGrace Quigley Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BloodbrothersBloodbrothers Writer ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for HusbandsHusbands Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1970 $1MM
  • Primary photo for Ocean's 11Ocean's 11 Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1960 $2.8MM $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Young PhiladelphiansThe Young Philadelphians Lyrics ("When Irish I eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Ducking the DevilDucking the Devil (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Cheese It, the Cat!Cheese It, the Cat! (Short) Lyrics ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited), Music ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Rocket SquadRocket Squad (Short) Writer ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Sincerely YoursSincerely Yours Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Trouble Along the WayTrouble Along the Way Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for She's Back on BroadwayShe's Back on Broadway Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for StarliftStarlift Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Painting the Clouds with SunshinePainting the Clouds with Sunshine Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling", "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (uncredited))  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Canary RowCanary Row (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for So You Want to Be an ActorSo You Want to Be an Actor (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Top o' the MorningTop o' the Morning Lyrics ("WHEN IRISH EYES ARE SMILING") (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Time of Your LifeThe Time of Your Life Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1948 $2MM
  • Primary photo for My Wild Irish RoseMy Wild Irish Rose Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited), Music ("Mother Machree" (1910), "I Love the Name of Mary" (1911)) (uncredited), Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899), "One Little, Sweet Little Girl" (1907), "Sweet Inniscarra" (1897)) (uncredited)  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for It's a Wonderful LifeIt's a Wonderful Life Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) (uncredited)  Less 1946 $3.2MM $7.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Nob HillNob Hill Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Trap Happy PorkyTrap Happy Porky (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Irish Eyes Are SmilingIrish Eyes Are Smiling Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited), Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Doughboys in IrelandDoughboys in Ireland Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited), Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited), Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Coney IslandConey Island Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1943 $1.6MM $3.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Vaudeville DaysVaudeville Days (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Moonlight in HavanaMoonlight in Havana Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Lights FantasticLights Fantastic (Short) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for BroadwayBroadway Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for You're in the Army NowYou're in the Army Now Music ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1898)) (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Notes to YouNotes to You (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Aviation VacationAviation Vacation (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for The Long Voyage HomeThe Long Voyage Home Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1940 $682K $580K / —
  • Primary photo for Malibu Beach PartyMalibu Beach Party (Short) Music ("I Love the Name of Mary") (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Tear Gas SquadTear Gas Squad Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for It All Came TrueIt All Came True Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for 3 Cheers for the Irish3 Cheers for the Irish Music ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for The Fighting 69thThe Fighting 69th Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Kid NightingaleKid Nightingale Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Dust Be My DestinyDust Be My Destiny Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for The Cowboy QuarterbackThe Cowboy Quarterback Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Rose of Washington SquareRose of Washington Square Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Seeing SpotsSeeing Spots (Short) Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Let Freedom RingLet Freedom Ring Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Going PlacesGoing Places Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Trade WindsTrade Winds Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1938 $739K
  • Primary photo for Spawn of the NorthSpawn of the North Music ("Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for The Crowd RoarsThe Crowd Roars Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)), Music ("Mother Machree" (1910))  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Speed to BurnSpeed to Burn Lyrics ("My Wild Irish Rose"), Music ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for The Case of the Stuttering BishopThe Case of the Stuttering Bishop Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for Community Sing: Series 2, No. 2 - Irish SongsCommunity Sing: Series 2, No. 2 - Irish Songs (Short) Music ("Mother Machree"), Writer ("When Irish Eyes are Smiling", "My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for Man HuntMan Hunt Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) (uncredited)  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for Man of IronMan of Iron Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Trouble in ToylandTrouble in Toyland (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for It's a Great LifeIt's a Great Life Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for In CalienteIn Caliente Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling" (1912)) (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for The Lives of a Bengal LancerThe Lives of a Bengal Lancer Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Ireland: 'The Emerald Isle'Ireland: 'The Emerald Isle' (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Mike FrightMike Fright (Short) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Rambling 'Round Radio Row #10Rambling 'Round Radio Row #10 (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for The BoweryThe Bowery Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1933 $421K
  • Primary photo for Stage MotherStage Mother Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Lilly TurnerLilly Turner Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Tiger SharkTiger Shark Music ("My Wild Irish Rose" (1899)) (uncredited)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for The Strange Love of Molly LouvainThe Strange Love of Molly Louvain Music ("Mother Machree" (1910)) (uncredited)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for The Famous Ferguson CaseThe Famous Ferguson Case Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling")  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for Metro Movietone RevueMetro Movietone Revue (Short) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for The Gotham Rhythm BoysThe Gotham Rhythm Boys (Short) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less 1929
  • Primary photo for Song of the RosesSong of the Roses (Short) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less 1929
  • Primary photo for Mother MachreeMother Machree Music ("Mother Machree" (1910))  Less 1928 $750K
  • Primary photo for CamilleCamille (Short) Pierre  Less 1926
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Treehouse of Horror XXVIII (Oct 22, 2017) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come DancingStrictly Come Dancing (TV Series) Writer ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Week One: Show One (Sep 25, 2015) Writer ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The LeagueThe League (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Man Land (Oct 22, 2014) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Come Dine with Me CanadaCome Dine with Me Canada (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Bi no tsuboBi no tsubo (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Sakura (Apr 5, 2013) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less
  • Primary photo for Boardwalk EmpireBoardwalk Empire (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 2 episodes, 2010 ) , Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose", "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2010–2011 3
    • A Dangerous Maid (Oct 9, 2011) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose", "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
    • A Return to Normalcy (Dec 5, 2010) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less
    • Anastasia (Oct 10, 2010) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (as Chancellor Chauncey Olcott) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Music ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling / Mother Machree") ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling / Mother Machree") ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • Bellhops/Dog Tags (Oct 14, 1995) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling / Mother Machree") (uncredited), Music ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling / Mother Machree") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for In Search of Dr. SeussIn Search of Dr. Seuss (TV Movie) Writer ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Lost EmpiresLost Empires (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Mother Machree") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
    • Episode #1.6 (Nov 28, 1986) Writer ("Mother Machree")  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Bruce Dern/Leon Redbone (Mar 12, 1983) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Benny Hill ShowThe Benny Hill Show (TV Series) Music ("Mother Machree") ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for KojakKojak (TV Series) Writer ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The Morning AfterThe Morning After (TV Movie) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
    • The Separation (Sep 27, 1973) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dodge Dancing PartyThe Dodge Dancing Party (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Magical Mystery TourMagical Mystery Tour (TV Movie) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for F TroopF Troop (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
    • Reach for the Sky, Pardner (Sep 29, 1966) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Danny Kaye ShowThe Danny Kaye Show (TV Series) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose") ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
    • Episode #2.26 (Mar 17, 1965) Writer ("My Wild Irish Rose")  Less
  • Primary photo for Bing Crosby in DublinBing Crosby in Dublin (TV Movie) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smilng") ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
    • The Ould Sod (Dec 3, 1962) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smilng") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Many Loves of Dobie GillisThe Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 2 episodes, 1962 )  Less 1962 2
    • What's a Little Murder Between Friends (Oct 3, 1962) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
    • Blue-Tail Fly (Jan 2, 1962) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • State Fair U.S.A. (Dec 13, 1959) Lyrics ("When Irish Eyes Are Smiling") (uncredited)  Less
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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