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Edward Andrews ACTOR

Edward Andrews was born on October 9th, 1914 in Griffin, Georgia.  By the age of twelve he was already performing as a stage actor and then he joined a stock company adding more theater credits to his resume.  He also attended the University of Virginia for three years and then made his Broadway debut in 1935.

By the mid 30's he appeared in his first film, "Rushin' Art" (1936) but then returned to stage acting up until 1950 when he was cast on the television series, "Mama".  As his career progressed he alternated between stage, television and film work.

Some of his more well known film roles included, "The Phenix City Story" (1955) with John McIntire and Richard Kiley, "The Young Doctors" (1961) starring starring Ben Gazzara, Fredric March, Dick Clark, Ina Balin, Eddie Albert, Phyllis Love, Aline MacMahon, George Segal and Dolph Sweet, "Advise and Consent" (1962) starring alongside Henry Fonda, Charles Laughton, Don Murray, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford, Gene Tierney, Franchot Tone, Lew Ayres, Burgess Meredith, Eddie Hodges, Paul Ford, George Grizzard, Inga Swenson, Will Geer and Betty White, "Youngblood Hawke" (1964) starring James Franciscus, Suzanne Pleshette, Genevieve Page, Eva Gabor, Mary Astor, Lee Bowman, Don Porter, John Dehner, Hayden Rorke, Mildred Dunnock, Kent Smith, John Emery and Werner Klemperer, "The Over-the-Hill Gang" (1969) starring Walter Brennan, Edgar Buchanan, Chill Wills, Pat O'Brien, Jack Elam, Andy Devine, Gypsy Rose Lee, Ricky Nelson and William Smith, "Tora! Tora! Tora" (1970), "How to Frame a Figg" (1971) starring Don Knotts, Joe Flynn, Yvonne Craig, Elaine Joyce and John Archer, Walt Disney's "Charley and the Angel" (1973) starring Fred MacMurray, Cloris Leachman, Kurt Russell, Kathleen Cody, Harry Morgan, Vincent Van Patten and George Lindsey, "The Seniors" (1978) starring Jeffrey Byron, Gary Imhoff, Dennis Quaid, Lou Richards, Rocky Flintermann, Priscilla Barnes and Alan Reed, "Sixteen Candles" (1984) starring Molly Ringwald, Michael Schoeffling, Justin Henry, John Cusack, Max Showalter and Anthony Michael Hall and his final film role in 1984 on, "Gremlins", portraying Mr. Corben.
Along with film work he made numerous guest appearances on a variety of television shows such as, "Love, American Style", "Justice", "Cheyenne', "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour", "Climax!", "The Danny Thomas Hour", "Bewitched', "Hawaii Five-O", "Sanford and Son", "Rawhide", "Naked City", "Gunsmoke", "Hands of Mystery", "Charlie's Angels", "Playhouse 90", "The Beverly Hillbillies", "Bonanza" and "The Bob Newhart Show", among others.

In addition to stage, film and television work, many remember him for his commercial work for a long distance telephone company.

Edward Andrews married only once to a lady by the name of Emily and they had three children together.  On March 8th, 1985, Andrews passed away in Santa Monica, California after suffering from a heart attack at the age of seventy.  His remains were cremated and scattered in the Ocean.  


1984         Gremlins
1984         Sixteen Candles
1982         Diff'rent Strokes
1982         Three's Company
1966-1981     Insight
1981         B.J. and the Bear
1979         Quincy, M.E.
1979         Undercover with the KKK 
1979         Supertrain 
1978         The Seniors
1978         Lacy and the Mississippi Queen 
1978         Fantasy Island 
1978         The Bob Newhart Show
1978         The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams
1977         Don't Push, I'll Charge When I'm Ready
1977         One Day at a Time 
1977         The Love Boat
1977         Charlie's Angels
1977         Chico and the Man 
1976         Sanford and Son 
1976         How to Break Up a Happy Divorce 
1976         Monster Squad
1976         Bell, Book and Candle 
1975         Ellery Queen 
1975         Barbary Coast
1975         Police Woman 
1975         The Fireman's Ball 
1975         Police Story 
1975         Archer 
1975         The Rookies 
1974         The Photographer
1968-1974     Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color
1974         The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton
1973         The Starlost 
1972-1973     McMillan & Wife 
1969-1973     Love, American Style
1973         Charley and the Angel
1973         The New Dick Van Dyke Show 
1973         Alvin the Magnificent 
1970-1972     The Doris Day Show
1972         Avanti!
1972         The New Temperatures Rising Show 
1972         The Man Who Came to Dinner 
1972         Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law 
1972         The Streets of San Francisco 
1972         Now You See Him, Now You Don't
1972         The Don Rickles Show
1972         O'Hara, U.S. Treasury 
1972         The Bold Ones: The New Doctors
1963-1971     Bonanza 
1971         Eddie 
1971         The Million Dollar Duck
1971         Inside O.U.T. 
1965-1971     The F.B.I.
1971         Travis Logan, D.A. 
1971         How to Frame a Figg
1971         Alias Smith and Jones 
1969-1970     Bewitched
1970         The Intruders 
1970         Hawaii Five-O
1970         Tora! Tora! Tora!
1970         Men at Law
1970         The Kowboys
1969-1970     The Name of the Game
1969         The Over-the-Hill Gang 
1969         The Bold Ones: The Protectors 
1969         The Trouble with Girls
1969         The Mod Squad
1968         The Good Guys 
1968         Blondie
1968         The Young Loner
1968         I Dream of Jeannie 
1968         The Guns of Will Sonnett 
1967         Accidental Family
1967         The Andy Griffith Show 
1967         The Danny Thomas Hour 
1967         Run for Your Life
1967         Ironside 
1967         The Mystery of the Chinese Junk
1967         The Wild Wild West 
1967         The Invaders
1967         Hey, Landlord
1966         The Beverly Hillbillies 
1966         The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.
1966         Birds Do It
1966         The Glass Bottom Boat
1966         Death of a Salesman 
1965         Gunsmoke 
1965         The Smothers Brothers Show
1965         Fluffy
1964-1965     Broadside 
1964         Youngblood Hawke
1964         Send Me No Flowers
1964         Kisses for My President
1964         Good Neighbor Sam
1964         The Brass Bottle
1964         The Alfred Hitchcock Hour
1964         A Tiger Walks
1964         Mr. Novak
1960-1964     Twilight Zone 
1963         The Man from Galveston
1963         The Great Adventure
1963         The Thrill of It All
1963         Son of Flubber
1962         40 Pounds of Trouble
1962         Ben Casey
1962         The Dick Powell Theatre
1961-1962     Rawhide 
1962         Saints and Sinners
1962         The Eleventh Hour
1962         Alcoa Premiere
1962         Poor Mr. Campbell
1962         Advise & Consent
1961-1962     G.E. True Theater
1962         Frontier Circus
1962         The New Breed 
1962         Naked City
1961-1962     Thriller
1961         The Defenders 
1961         Margie
1961         Follow the Sun 
1961         Cain's Hundred 
1961         Dr. Kildare
1961         The Young Doctors
1961         Love in a Goldfish Bowl
1961         The Young Savages
1961         Route 66
1961         The AbsentMinded Professor
1961         Outlaws
1960         O'Conner's Ocean
1960         Hong Kong
1960         The Robert Herridge Theater 
1960         Elmer Gantry
1960         The Untouchables
1959         Adventures in Paradise 
1954-1959     The United States Steel Hour
1959         The Further Adventures of Ellery Queen 
1959         Night of the Quarter Moon
1959         Look Up and Live 
1958         The Fiend Who Walked the West
1958         Decision
1949-1958     Studio One in Hollywood 
1958         The DuPont Show of the Month 
1956-1958     Climax!
1958         Playhouse 90
1958         Suspicion
1957         The Phil Silvers Show
1957         Trooper Hook
1957         Schlitz Playhouse
1954-1957     Robert Montgomery Presents 
1955-1957     Goodyear Playhouse
1957         The Tattered Dress
1957         Omnibus 
1957         Hot Summer Night
1957         The Alcoa Hour 
1956         Three Brave Men
1956         The Unguarded Moment
1956         Friendly Persuasion
1956         Tension at Table Rock
1956         Tea and Sympathy
1956         These Wilder Years
1956         The Kaiser Aluminum Hour
1956         The Harder They Fall
1956         Justice
1955         Cheyenne 
1955         Armstrong Circle Theatre
1955         Kraft Theatre
1955         The Phenix City Story
1955         Star Tonight 
1951         The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse
1949-1951     Hands of Mystery 
1950         Mama
1936         Rushin' Art

Matinee Classics - Send Me No Flowers starring Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, Paul Lynde, Hal March, Edward Andrews, Patricia Barry, Clint Walker, Clive Clerk, Dave Willock, Aline Towne, Helene Winston and Christine Nelson
Matinee Classics - Tea and Sympathy starring Deborah Kerr, John Kerr, Leif Erickson, Edward Andrews, Darryl Hickman, Norma Crane, Dean Jones, Jacqueline DeWit, Tom Laughlin, Ralph Votrian, Steven Terrell, Kip King, Jimmy Hayes, Richard Tyler and Don Burnett
Matinee Classics - Tension at Table Rock starring Richard Egan, Dorothy Malone, Cameron Mitchell, Billy Chapin, Royal Dano, Edward Andrews, John Dehner, DeForest Kelley, Joe De Santis, Angie Dickinson and Lauren Chapin
Matinee Classics - The Glass Bottom Boat starring Doris Day, Rod Taylor, Arthur Godfrey, John McGiver, Paul Lynde, Edward Andrews, Eric Fleming, Dom DeLuise, Elisabeth Fraser, Dick Martin, George Tobias, Alice Pearce, Ellen Corby and Dee J. Thompson

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