Captain Eddie

Fred MacMurray

b.8/30/1908 Kankakee, IL

Father was a concert violinist    Fred carries the family trait and a tune as a singer in Chicago and Milwaukee area night clubs to pay for tuition at Carroll College in Wisconsin    After graduation, secures leading roles on Broadway and in the early 1930s moves to Los Angeles where he is discovered and signed by Paramount Studios    TV serials and movies: “G.E Theatre” 1955-58“My Three Sons” 1960-72  First cinematic movie: “Girls Go Wild” 1934


Girls Go Wild, The Gilded Lily, Car 99, Alice Adams, Trail of the Lonesome Pine, Thirteen Hours by Air, The Texas Rangers, Men With Wings, True Confessions, Remember the Night, Dive Bomber, Star Spangled Rhythm, Flight for Freedom, Double Indemnity, Captain Eddie, The Egg and I, Miracle of the Bells, The Caine Mutiny, Far Horizons, The Shaggy Dog, The Oregon Trail, Absent Minded Professor, Bon Voyage, Son of Flubber, Follow Me Boys