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In Theaters
  • Funny Face

  • The Band Wagon

  • Flying Down to Rio

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At Home
  • The Sky's the Limit

  • Yolanda and the Thief

  • The Notorious Landlady

  • That's Dancing!

  • The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

  • The Gay Divorcee

  • Flying Down to Rio

  • Roberta

  • Carefree

  • Holiday Inn

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Fred Astaire Movies

  • Profession: Actor, Choreography
  • Born: May 10, 1899
  • Died: Jun 22, 1987
  • Birth Name: Frederick Austerlitz
  • Biography: Few would argue with the opinion that American entertainer Fred Astaire was the greatest dancer ever seen on film. Born to a wealthy Omaha family, young Astaire was trained at the Alvienne School of Dance and the Ned Wayburn School of Dancing. In a... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
The Towering Inferno Harlee Claiborne / Harlee Claiborne 1974
Finian's Rainbow Finian McLonergan 1968
Paris When It Sizzles [singing] / [singing] 1964
The Notorious Landlady Franklyn Ambruster 1962
The Pleasure of His Company Biddeford Pogo Poole / Choreography 1961
On the Beach Julian Osborn 1959
Silk Stockings Steve Canfield 1957
Funny Face Dick Avery / Choreography 1957
The Band Wagon Tony Hunter 1953
The Belle of New York Charlie Hill 1952
Royal Wedding Tom Bowen 1951
Three Little Words Bert Kalmar / Choreography 1950
The Barkleys of Broadway John Barkley 1949
Easter Parade Don Hewes / Choreography 1948
Blue Skies Jed Potter 1946
Ziegfeld Follies Fred Astaire/Raffles/Tai Long 1946
Yolanda and the Thief Johnny Parkson Riggs 1945
You Were Never Lovelier Robert Davis / Choreography 1942
Holiday Inn Ted Hanover 1942
You'll Never Get Rich Bob Curtis 1941
Second Chorus Danny O'Neill / Producer 1941
Shall We Dance? Petrov (Peter P. Peters) 1938
Swing Time John "Lucky" Garnett 1938
Follow the Fleet Bake Baker / Choreography 1936
Top Hat Jerry Travers / Choreography 1935
Roberta Huck Haines / Choreography 1935
The Gay Divorcee Guy Holden / Choreography 1934
Flying Down to Rio Fred Ayres 1933
Dancing Lady Himself 1933
George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Himself
Ghost Story Ricky Hawthorne
That's Entertainment! Narrator
That's Dancing!
Un Taxi Mauve Scully
The Amazing Dobermans Daniel Hughes
That's Entertainment Part II Co-narrator
Midas Run John Pedley
Broadway Melody of 1940 Johnny Brett
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle Vernon Castle
Carefree Tony Flagg / Choreography
Daddy Long Legs Jervis Pendleton III / Choreography
The Sky's the Limit Fred Atwell/Fred Burton / Choreography
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