Denis O'Dea

Acteur né le 26 avril 1905 (décédé à 73 ans)


Denis O'Dea was an Irish stage and film actor.
He was born in Dublin. When very young he and his mother Kathleen moved in with her sister, who kept a boarding house at 54 South Richmond Street. He worked in insurance until taking up acting. O'Dea was a leading member of Dublin's Abbey Theatre, where his work led to a number of notable film roles, including two mid-1930s John Ford films, The Informer and The Plough and the Stars, and the part of the police inspector in pursuit of IRA man James Mason in Carol Reed's Odd Man Out.
Other films in which he appeared include: The Mark Of Cain, The Fallen Idol, Alfred Hitchcock's Under Capricorn, The Bad Lord Byron, Landfall, Disney's Treasure Island, Marry Me!, Captain Horatio Hornblower, The Long Dark Hall, Mogambo, Niagara, Never Take No For An Answer, Raoul Walsh's Sea Devils, The Rising of the Moon, Captain Lightfoot, Darby O'Gill and the Little People and Esther and the King.


Esther et le roi

de Raoul Walsh

Film Esther et le roi

Capitaine Mystère

de Douglas Sirk

Film Capitaine Mystère


de John Ford

Film Mogambo

La belle espionne

de Raoul Walsh

Film La belle espionne


de Henry Hathaway

Film Niagara

The Small Miracle

de Maurice Cloche

Film The Small Miracle

L'île au trésor

de Byron Haskin

Film L'île au trésor

Capitaine sans peur

de Raoul Walsh

Film Capitaine sans peur

Les Amants du Capricorne

de Alfred Hitchcock

Film Les Amants du Capricorne


de Ken Annakin

Film Landfall

Première Désillusion

de Carol Reed

Film Première Désillusion

Marry Me

de Terence Fisher

Film Marry Me

Huit Heures de sursis

de Carol Reed

Film Huit Heures de sursis

The Plough and the Stars

de John Ford

Film The Plough and the Stars

Beloved Enemy

de H. C. Potter

Film Beloved Enemy

Quand se lève la lune

de John Ford

Film Quand se lève la lune