18 wins & 18 nominations.
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President of the Academy
Mr. Whitehead, President of Trojan Construction
Adm. Chester W. Nimitz
Man at Premier (uncredited)
Commissioner Anthony X. Russell
Chief Marshal Simon Fry
Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)
Appeared (as "Hayden Chase") in "Blow Ye Winds" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Valentine Davies
. Scenic Design by Cirker & Robbins. Directed / produced by Arthur Hopkins
. 46th Street Theatre: 23 Sep 1937-Oct 1937 (closing date unknown/36 performances). Cast: Edgar Barrier
(as "Otto Hardt"), James Clairton (as "An Elevator Man"...
1 Biographical Movie |
15 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
13 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
51 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
William Brace Fonda
| Herberta Jaynes
Did You Know?
The best actors do not let the wheels show.
Was a first-hand witness to the Omaha race riots of 1919 and lynching of Will Brown.
Noticeable for his "cat-like" walk, especially in Westerns: moving at a slow but clocklike tempo, throwing forward one foot at time, while letting the arms dangle loosely at his sides.