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Ernest Shields (1884–1944)

Ernest Shields was born on August 5, 1884 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Birth of Patriotism (1917), The Greyhound Limited (1929) and Sheridan's Pride (1914). He was married to Betty Schade. He died on December 13, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1944 None But the Lonely Heart
Bit Part (uncredited)
 1942 I Married a Witch
Waiter (uncredited)
 1939 Let Us Live
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1938 The Spider's Web
Passenger (uncredited)
 1938 You Can't Take It with You
Man (uncredited)
 1938 The Main Event
Hot Dog Vendor (uncredited)
 1937 Wells Fargo
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1937 The Toast of New York
Clerk (uncredited)
 1937 Devil's Playground
Waiter (uncredited)
 1936 The Plough and the Stars (uncredited)
 1936 Wedding Present
Man with Key (uncredited)
 1936 Wives Never Know
Drunk (uncredited)
 1936 The Crime of Dr. Forbes
Juror (uncredited)
 1935 Music Is Magic
Photographer (uncredited)
 1935 Steamboat Round the Bend
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1935 Stolen Harmony
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1935 Life Begins at 40
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 The County Chairman (uncredited)
 1935 Mystery Woman
Steward (uncredited)
 1934 Judge Priest
Milan (uncredited)
 1934 Wild Gold
Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1931 Fighting Caravans
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1929 Detectives Wanted (Short)
 1929 Hired and Fired (Short)
 1929 The Greyhound Limited
Limpy (as Ernie Shields)
 1928 Free Lips
The Fox (as Ernie Shields)
 1928 Woman Wise
Valet (as Ernie Shields)
 1927 Suite Homes (Short)
 1927 Rich But Honest
 1927 High Spirits (Short)
The Spiritualist
 1927 Hello Lafayette (Short) (as Ernie Shields)
 1926 Honeymoon Hospital (Short)
 1926 The Lyin' Tamer (Short)
Egbert - the Jungle Guide
 1924 Mind the Baby (Short)
 1922 Roars and Uproars (Short)
 1922 The Ladder Jinx
Cheyenne Harry
 1922 Colleen of the Pines
Jules Perrault
 1922 The Purple Riders
Gerald Marsh
 1921 The Stolen Umbrella (Short)
 1921 The Hound of Tankervilles (Short)
 1920 The Purple Cipher
Jack Baldwin
 1920 Square Shooter
Harold Montague Jr.
 1920 The Silent Avenger
Jack Durham
 1919 A Twilight Baby (Short)
 1919 The Speed Maniac
Cigarette Keefe
 1919 The Movie Queen (Short)
 1919 Happy Returns (Short)
 1919 Lizzie's Waterloo (Short)
 1918 Don't Flirt (Short)
Ernie - the Concessionaire
 1918 Watch Your Watch (Short)
Douglas Wiggins
 1918 Shadows of Her Pest (Short)
 1917 The Reed Case
Schuyler Hastings
 1917 Damaged Goodness (Short)
The Bachelor
 1917 The Little Orphan
Jean Bourget (as Ernie Shields)
 1917 The Flopping Uplifter (Short)
Lord Helpus
 1917 Who Said Chicken? (Short)
 1917 The Birth of Patriotism
Sam Peters (as Ernie Shields)
 1917 The Woods Are Full of 'Em (Short)
Lord Helpus
 1917 The Townsend Divorce Case (Short)
 1917 Mr. Dolan of New York
Prince Frederick
 1917 The Star Witness (Short)
Tucker (as Ernie Shields)
 1917 The Voice on the Wire
Howard Van Cleft
 1916 Good Morning, Judge (Short)
Mr. Fred Rayo
 1916 Any Old Duke'll Do (Short)
Lord Dunraven
 1916 The Burglar (Short)
 1916 A Plumber's Waterloo (Short)
Peter Ryan
 1916 The Oil Smeller (Short)
Lord Helpus
 1916 Wanted: A Home
 1916 Behind the Lines
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1916 Speeding (Short)
 1916 Love's Boomerang (Short)
 1916 Twice at Once (Short)
 1916 It Can't Be True! (Short)
The Tenant
 1916 The Woman Who Followed Me (Short)
 1916 Just Yet, But Not Quite (Short)
 1916 Muchly Married (Short)
Mr. Smith
 1916 Orders Is Orders (Short)
Joe - the Captain of the Team
 1916 Married on the Wing (Short)
Ernest Smythe
 1916 The Wrong Door
Bumps (as Ernie Shields)
 1916 As Fate Decides (Short)
The Crook
 1915 The Broken Coin
Count Sacchio
 1915 Where Ignorance Is Bliss (Short)
 1915/I Hearts and Clubs (Short)
Mr. Screen
 1915 No Soup (Short)
The American Consul
 1915 The Battle of Running Bull (Short)
Colonel Bunk
 1915 She Winked (Short)
 1915 Cy Perkins in the City of Delusion (Short)
Cy Perkins
 1915 Fares, Please! (Short)
Ernie - The Jitney Bus Driver
 1915 The Butler's Busted Romance (Short)
The Butler
 1915 Love, Fireworks and the Janitor (Short)
Young Griggs
 1915 Dixie's Day Off (Short)
 1915 Refugees (Short)
 1915 Some Nightmare (Short)
 1915 The Runaway Closet (Short)
 1915 The Fox-Trot Craze (Short)
 1915 The Magic Mirror (Short)
 1915 The Butler's Baby (Short)
 1915 Two of a Kind (Short)
Jack Merryweather
 1914 The Village Postmaster (Short)
Lyman H. Granite - the Village Postmaster
 1914 Love and Spirits (Short)
 1914 How Father Won Out (Short)
 1914 Adventures of Uncle (Short)
 1914 The Genii of the Vase (Short)
Ernie - the Fisherman
 1914/III Like Father, Like Son (Short)
The Son
 1914 The Wise Guys (Short)
The Dude
 1914 The Tricky Flunkie (Short)
 1914 His Night Out (Short)
 1914 The Frankfurter Salesman's Dream (Short)
 1914 The Hoodoo (Short)
Ernie - the Thief
 1914 Mister Noad's Adless Day (Short)
Mister Noad
 1914 The Countless Count (Short)
 1914 On Again, Off Again Finnegan (Short)
The Hobo
 1914 The New Butler (Short)
 1914 Jane's Lovers (Short)
Willie - Jane's Sweetheart
 1914 For the Hand of Jane (Short)
Jane's Sweetheart
 1914 Beau and Hobo (Short)
 1914 Father's Bride (Short)
The Husband
 1914 The Little Auto-Go-Mobile (Short)
The Husband
 1914 Pass Key Number Two (Short)
 1914 Her Twin Brother (Short)
Fred Stark
 1914 The Third Party (Short)
Ernie - the Husband
 1914/II The Tangle (Short)
 1914 Jimmy Kelly and the Kidnappers (Short)
Jimmy Kelly - the Detective (unconfirmed)
 1914 Their Vacation (Short)
 1914 A Boarder's Mishaps (Short)
 1914 Lucille Love: The Girl of Mystery
Thompson - the Butler
 1914 Washington at Valley Forge (Short)
 1914 How Green Paid the Rent (Short)
Mr. Green
 1914 The Mysterious Leopard Lady (Short)
French Harry
 1914 Sheridan's Pride (Short)
Gen. Philip Sheridan (as Ernie Shields)
 1914 The Lightweight Champion (Short)
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Alternate Names:

Ernest Shield | Ernest W. Shields | Ernie Shields


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