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Years active
  
1912–1944

Name
  
Howard Hickman

Role
  
Actor


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Full Name
  
Howard Charles Hickman

Born
  
February 9, 1880 (
1880-02-09
)
Columbia, Missouri, USA

Occupation
  
Actor, director, writer

Died
  
December 31, 1949, San Anselmo, California, United States

Spouse
  
Bessie Barriscale (m. ?–1949)

Movies
  
Tarzan's New York Adventure, Civilization, Fury, Jim Hanvey - Detective, Strike Up the Band

Similar People
  
Bessie Barriscale, Reginald Barker, Thomas H Ince, Sam Wood, Victor Fleming

Howard Charles Hickman (February 9, 1880 – December 31, 1949) was an American actor, director and writer. He was an accomplished stage leading man, who entered films through the auspices of producer Thomas H. Ince. Hickman directed 19 films and co-starred with his wife, actress Bessie Barriscale, in several productions before returning to the theatre.

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With the rise of the sound film, Hickman returned to the film business but received mostly small roles, often as an authoritarian figure. Hickman made a brief appearance as plantation owner John Wilkes, father of Ashley Wilkes, in Gone with the Wind (1939). He ended his film career in 1944, after more than 270 films.

As writer

  • Kitty Kelly, M.D. (1919)
  • Nobody's Kid (1921)
  • Death

    Hickman died of myocardial infarction in San Anselmo, California, and is buried at the Mount Tamalpais Cemetery, San Rafael, California

    Filmography

    Actor
    1944
    Bowery to Broadway as
    Showman (uncredited)
    1944
    Mrs. Parkington as
    Dr. Herrick (uncredited)
    1944
    The Last Ride as
    Mr. Bronson (uncredited)
    1944
    National Barn Dance as
    Mr. Hollander (uncredited)
    1944
    Gypsy Wildcat (uncredited)
    1944
    Follow the Boys as
    Dr. Wood (uncredited)
    1944
    Her Primitive Man as
    Bilson (uncredited)
    1944
    The Heavenly Body as
    Scientist (uncredited)
    1944
    Casanova in Burlesque as
    Dean Wyatt (uncredited)
    1944
    Captain America as
    Lyman's Attorney [Ch. 4] (uncredited)
    1943
    Watch on the Rhine as
    Cyrus Penfield (uncredited)
    1943
    The Masked Marvel as
    Warren Hamilton
    1943
    Three Hearts for Julia as
    Mr. Doran (uncredited)
    1942
    Andy Hardy's Double Life as
    Lincoln Lumber's Attorney (uncredited)
    1942
    Tish as
    Mr. Fielding Kelbridge (uncredited)
    1942
    Bells of Capistrano as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1942
    Tarzan's New York Adventure as
    Blake Norton
    1942
    Kid Glove Killer as
    Clemence - First Politician (uncredited)
    1942
    I Was Framed as
    Stuart Gaines
    1942
    True to the Army as
    Brigadier General (uncredited)
    1942
    The Male Animal as
    Faculty Member (uncredited)
    1942
    Born to Sing as
    Critic (uncredited)
    1942
    The Vanishing Virginian as
    Dr. Edwards (uncredited)
    1942
    Lady for a Night as
    Civil War General (uncredited)
    1941
    Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc. as
    Stephen Chandler
    1941
    Paris Calling as
    French General (uncredited)
    1941
    Tuxedo Junction as
    Judge Leo Rivers
    1941
    You Belong to Me as
    Mr. Deker (uncredited)
    1941
    Uncle Joe as
    Banker Jones
    1941
    Doctors Don't Tell as
    Dr. Watkins
    1941
    Nine Lives Are Not Enough as
    Colonel Andrews
    1941
    Belle Starr as
    Col. Thornton
    1941
    Ice-Capades as
    Lawyer (uncredited)
    1941
    Dive Bomber as
    Admiral (uncredited)
    1941
    Hold That Ghost as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1941
    Hurricane Smith as
    Sen. Bradley (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1941
    Blossoms in the Dust as
    Texas Senator (uncredited)
    1941
    Angels with Broken Wings (uncredited)
    1941
    Scattergood Pulls the Strings as
    Withers (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1941
    Lady from Louisiana as
    Judge William Harding (uncredited)
    1941
    Robbers of the Range as
    Roy Tremaine
    1941
    Washington Melodrama as
    Bishop Chatterton
    1941
    Golden Hoofs as
    Calvin Harmon (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1941
    Back Street as
    Mr. Williams (uncredited)
    1941
    Robin Hood of the Pecos as
    Colonel Davis (uncredited)
    1941
    Cheers for Miss Bishop as
    Professor Lancaster
    1941
    Maisie Was a Lady as
    Dr. Stephen W. Fredericks (uncredited)
    1941
    Four Mothers as
    Music Foundation Director (uncredited)
    1940
    Bowery Boy as
    Dr. Axel Winters (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1940
    Little Men as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1940
    Spring Parade as
    Colonel (uncredited)
    1940
    Strike Up the Band as
    Doctor
    1940
    Yesterday's Heroes as
    Trustee (uncredited)
    1940
    Boom Town as
    McCreery's Associate #1 (uncredited)
    1940
    The Secret Seven as
    Dr. Talbot (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1940
    They Drive by Night as
    The Judge (uncredited)
    1940
    Girls of the Road as
    Gov. Warren
    1940
    Island of Doomed Men as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1940
    Gangs of Chicago as
    Judge Whitaker (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1940
    Bullet Code as
    John Mathews
    1940
    It All Came True as
    Mr. Prendergast
    1940
    Dark Command as
    Southerner Orating for Votes (uncredited)
    1940
    Virginia City as
    Confederate Gen. Page (uncredited)
    1940
    Castle on the Hudson as
    The Judge (uncredited)
    1940
    The Man from Dakota as
    Confederate Colonel (uncredited)
    1939
    My Son Is Guilty as
    Commissioner George Dodge (uncredited)
    1939
    Slightly Honorable as
    Sen. Sam Scott
    1939
    Gone with the Wind as
    John Wilkes
    1939
    The Return of Doctor X as
    Chairman (scenes deleted)
    1939
    Little Accident as
    Mr. Allerton (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1939
    Beware Spooks! as
    Judge Roth (uncredited)
    1939
    The Kansas Terrors as
    Governor General
    1939
    Espionage Agent as
    Walter Forbes
    1939
    Thunder Afloat as
    Surgeon (uncredited)
    1939
    Full Confession as
    Third Doctor (uncredited)
    1939
    Angels Wash Their Faces as
    Judge Wilson (uncredited)
    1939
    The Under-Pup as
    Business Man (uncredited)
    1939
    When Tomorrow Comes as
    Wealthy Man (uncredited)
    1939
    On Borrowed Time as
    Chief Surgeon (uncredited)
    1939
    Good Girls Go to Paris as
    Jeffers - Brand's Butler (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1939
    The Kid from Texas as
    Doctor at Polo Grounds (uncredited)
    1939
    Everybody's Baby as
    Dr. Jenkins (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1939
    Trouble in Sundown as
    John Cameron
    1939
    Three Smart Girls Grow Up as
    Conference Room Businessman (uncredited)
    1939
    Wife, Husband and Friend as
    Concert Manager
    1939
    Wings of the Navy as
    Capt. Dreen (uncredited)
    1939
    Off the Record as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1939
    Convict's Code as
    Prison Warden
    1938
    Kentucky as
    Banker (uncredited)
    1938
    Next Time I Marry as
    Judge Jonathan Travers (uncredited)
    1938
    I Stand Accused as
    Gilbert (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1938
    Young Dr. Kildare as
    Dr. Harris (uncredited)
    1938
    Juvenile Court as
    Governor Stanley
    1938
    Come on, Leathernecks! as
    Captain Felton
    1938
    Smashing the Rackets as
    James J. Carew (uncredited)
    1938
    Panamint's Bad Man as
    Marshal Winston (uncredited)
    1938
    Woman Against Woman as
    Mr. Jamison (uncredited)
    1938
    The Rage of Paris as
    Man in Opera Box (uncredited)
    1938
    Holiday as
    Churchgoer (uncredited)
    1938
    Numbered Woman as
    Dick
    1938
    Rascals as
    Judge (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1938
    Flight Into Nowhere as
    Howard Hammond (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1938
    King of the Newsboys as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1938
    Start Cheering as
    Dr. Fosdick
    1938
    My Old Kentucky Home (uncredited)
    1938
    Love Is a Headache as
    Editor Williams (uncredited)
    1938
    Tarzan's Revenge as
    Mr. Johnson (uncredited)
    1937
    What Do You Think? (Number Two) (Short)(uncredited)
    1937
    The Jones Family in Borrowing Trouble as
    Judge Walters (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1937
    Checkers as
    Race Judge (uncredited)
    1937
    Murder in Greenwich Village as
    Mr. Sloan (uncredited)
    1937
    Roll Along, Cowboy as
    Dr. Cooper (uncredited)
    1937
    Give Till It Hurts (Short) as
    Dr. Douglas
    1937
    One Hundred Men and a Girl as
    Johnson
    1937
    The Man Who Cried Wolf as
    Doctor on Stage (uncredited)
    1937
    Back in Circulation as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1937
    Western Gold as
    Jim Thatcher
    1937
    One Mile from Heaven as
    Judge Clarke
    1937
    Artist and Models as
    Mr. Currie (uncredited)
    1937
    The Lady Escapes as
    Judge (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1937
    Roaring Timber as
    Banker (uncredited)
    1937
    Married Before Breakfast as
    Arthur - Man Bringing in Two Hoboes (uncredited)
    1937
    Charlie Chan at the Olympics as
    Dr. Burton
    1937
    Venus Makes Trouble as
    Howard Clark (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1937
    Criminals of the Air as
    Harrison (uncredited)
    1937
    Jim Hanvey, Detective as
    Herbert Frost
    1937
    Motor Madness as
    Dr. Cadman (uncredited)
    1937
    Maytime as
    Opera Director (uncredited)
    1937
    The Crime Nobody Saw as
    Robert Mallory (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1937
    Silent Barriers as
    Donald Smith - Member of C.P.R. Board (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1937
    Outcast as
    Dr. Matthews (uncredited)
    1937
    Join the Marines as
    Pruitt
    1936
    Career Woman as
    Judge Whitman (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    We Who Are About to Die as
    Prison Chaplain
    1936
    Crack-Up as
    Major White (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    Happy-Go-Lucky as
    Dr. Wilson (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    Pennies from Heaven as
    Chaplain (uncredited)
    1936
    Love Letters of a Star as
    Dr. Webster (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    Wild Brian Kent as
    Bob Cruikshank
    1936
    15 Maiden Lane as
    Mr. Whitman - Jeweller (uncredited)
    1936
    Libeled Lady as
    Cable Editor (uncredited)
    1936
    Murder with Pictures as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1936
    Swing Time as
    First Minister (uncredited)
    1936
    To Mary - with Love as
    Guest (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    Trapped by Television as
    G.P. Tucker - Board Member (uncredited)
    1936
    Parole! as
    Lawyer (uncredited)
    1936
    Fury as
    Governor
    1936
    The Law in Her Hands as
    Judge Henry D. Morse (uncredited)
    1936
    Too Many Parents as
    Colonel Colman (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1936
    August Weekend as
    Spencer
    1936
    The Bohemian Girl as
    Dignified Captain (uncredited)
    1936
    Dangerous Waters as
    Ship Doctor (uncredited)
    1936
    Hell-Ship Morgan as
    Cabot (as Harry Bradley)
    1936
    Two Against the World as
    Dr. Maguire
    1935
    Hit-and-Run Driver (Short) as
    Dr. Flynn (uncredited)
    1935
    Too Tough to Kill as
    Billings (uncredited)
    1935
    Whipsaw as
    Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
    1935
    Rendezvous as
    G-Man
    1935
    3 Kids and a Queen as
    Dr. Bowers (uncredited)
    1935
    It's in the Air as
    Mr. Ruby
    1935
    I Live My Life as
    Teacher at Terry's Lecture (uncredited)
    1935
    Little Big Shot as
    The Judge (uncredited)
    1935
    Woman Wanted as
    Dr. Griffith (uncredited)
    1935
    Bright Lights as
    Mr. Aldridge (uncredited)
    1935
    The Murder Man as
    Howard Jennings (uncredited)
    1935
    Ginger as
    Juvenile Judge (uncredited)
    1935
    The Flame Within as
    Man at Hospital Benefit (uncredited)
    1935
    Let 'em Have It as
    Assistant Chief Clerk (uncredited)
    1935
    Dinky as
    Judge Barlow (uncredited)
    1935
    Fighting Shadows as
    Inspector Rutledge (uncredited)
    1935
    Great God Gold as
    Dunbar - Marcia's Attorney (uncredited)
    1935
    Gypsy Sweetheart (Short) as
    Mr. Van Updyke
    1935
    West Point of the Air as
    Army Officer in Former Times (uncredited)
    1935
    Straight from the Heart as
    Police Sergeant (uncredited)
    1935
    I'll Love You Always as
    Dean (uncredited)
    1935
    Captain Hurricane as
    Jimmy's Father (uncredited)
    1935
    Death Flies East as
    Carlyle (uncredited)
    1935
    Carnival as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1935
    Law Beyond the Range as
    Captain Wood (uncredited)
    1935
    Red Hot Tires as
    Judge Alcott
    1934
    The Mighty Barnum as
    Undetermined Role (scenes deleted, as Howard C. Hickman)
    1934
    The Secret Bride as
    Senate President (uncredited)
    1934
    Mills of the Gods as
    Joe - Banker (uncredited)
    1934
    Fugitive Lady as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1934
    The Silver Streak as
    Member Board of Directors (uncredited)
    1934
    Gentlemen Are Born as
    College President (uncredited)
    1934
    Evelyn Prentice as
    Mr. Whitlock - Party Guest (uncredited)
    1934
    A Lost Lady as
    Dr. Barlow (uncredited)
    1934
    Death on the Diamond as
    Dr. Cushman (uncredited)
    1934
    Radio Scout (Short) as
    William C. Brock
    1934
    The Man with Two Faces as
    Mr. Jones (uncredited)
    1934
    Here Comes the Navy as
    Captain
    1934
    The Defense Rests as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1934
    Side Streets as
    Dr. Randolph W. Hendricks (uncredited)
    1934
    Return of the Terror as
    Judge (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1934
    Baby, Take a Bow as
    Blair (uncredited)
    1934
    The Personality Kid as
    Joan's Doctor (uncredited)
    1934
    Twentieth Century as
    Dr. Johnson (uncredited)
    1934
    Upperworld as
    Judge (uncredited)
    1934
    Sisters Under the Skin as
    Dutton (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1934
    A Modern Hero as
    Dr. McPherson (uncredited)
    1934
    Three on a Honeymoon as
    Mr. Foster (uncredited)
    1934
    George White's Scandals as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1934
    Mystery Liner as
    Dr. Howard
    1934
    Jimmy the Gent as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1934
    Gambling Lady as
    Divorce Judge (uncredited)
    1934
    Bedside as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1934
    Hi, Nellie as
    Dr. John W. Wilson (uncredited)
    1934
    The Big Shakedown as
    Board Member (uncredited)
    1933
    The World Changes as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1933
    The Right to Romance as
    Dr. Macey (uncredited)
    1933
    Walls of Gold as
    Bridge Player (uncredited)
    1933
    I Loved a Woman as
    Businessman at Meeting (uncredited)
    1933
    The Man Who Dared as
    Politician (uncredited)
    1933
    The Silk Express as
    Mill Owner in Association (uncredited)
    1932
    Tess of the Storm Country as
    Minister (uncredited)
    1932
    The Age of Consent as
    Doctor (uncredited)
    1931
    The Hot Spot (Short) as
    Callahan
    1930
    Brothers as
    John Naughton (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1930
    Hello Sister as
    John Stanley
    1929
    His First Command as
    Maj. Hall
    1929
    The Broadway Hoofer as
    Larry
    1928
    Alias Jimmy Valentine as
    Mr. Lane
    1918
    Maid o' the Storm as
    Jules Picardo (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1918
    Social Ambition as
    Vincent Manton
    1918
    Rose o' Paradise as
    Lafe Grandoken
    1918
    Blue Blood as
    Spencer Wellington
    1918
    The Cast-Off as
    Dr. Jim Thorpe
    1918
    Madam Who? as
    Henry Morgan (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1917
    Those Who Pay as
    George W. Graham
    1917
    Wooden Shoes as
    Jack Smith
    1917
    The Snarl as
    Jack Mason
    1917
    Blood Will Tell as
    James Black
    1917
    Chicken Casey as
    'Dickey' Cochran
    1916
    The Female of the Species (Short) as
    Carleton Condon
    1916
    The Sin Ye Do as
    Robert Darrow
    1916
    The Honorable Algy as
    Lord Rockmore
    1916
    Somewhere in France as
    Lt. Charles Ravignac
    1916
    The Jungle Child as
    Ridgeway Webb
    1916
    The Wolf Woman as
    John Morton
    1916
    The Moral Fabric as
    Mackley Stuart
    1915
    Civilization as
    Count Ferdinand (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    Matrimony (Short) as
    Weston Rossmore
    1915
    The Man from Oregon as
    'Honest' Jim Martin
    1915
    The Play of the Season (Short) as
    David Aubrey (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Shadowgraph Message (Short) as
    Jean Cordova (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    Hostage of the North (Short) as
    Andrews - Edna's Husband (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Human Octopus (Short) as
    Tom Horton (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Kite (Short) as
    Hammond (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Cup of Life as
    Higsby (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Roughneck (Short) as
    Lord Cecil Oakleigh (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Winged Messenger (Short) as
    Jim Harris
    1915
    In the Warden's Garden (Short) as
    Jim Haley (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    The Bride of Guadaloupe (Short) as
    Felipe
    1915
    The Chinatown Mystery (Short) as
    Frank Sloan
    1914
    The Circus Man as
    Artful Dick Cronk
    1914
    The Making of Bobby Burnit (Short) as
    Daniel Johnson (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1914
    On the Chess Board of Fate (Short)(as Howard C. Hickman)
    1914
    Her First Arrest (Short) as
    Chief of Police Hickman
    1914
    The Bells of Austi (Short) as
    Undetermined Leading Role (as Howard C. Hickman, unconfirmed)
    1914
    Hawkeye and the Cheese Mystery (Short)
    1914
    A Murderous Elopement (Short) as
    Jimmie
    1914
    The Tale of a Dog (Short)(as Howard C. Hickman)
    1914
    Almost a White Hope (Short) as
    Wouldby Strong
    1914
    An Academy Romance (Short) as
    Ed (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1914
    Love and Politics (Short)
    1914
    Divorce (Short)(as Howard C. Hickman)
    1914
    The Saint and the Singer (Short) as
    Mr. Smith
    1914
    The Deuce and Two Pair (Short) as
    George Love
    1914
    Just Mother (Short)
    1913
    The Buccaneers (Short) as
    Blackbeard (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1913
    Under the Black Flag (Short) as
    Juan (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1913
    The Doctor's Orders (Short) as
    Dist. Atty. John Martin (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1913
    Captain Kidd (Short) as
    Frank Curtis (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1912
    The Dead Pay (Short) as
    Lt. Kane (as Howard C. Hickman)
    Director
    1921
    Man of the Forest
    1921
    A Certain Rich Man
    1921
    The Lure of Egypt
    1921
    Nobody's Kid (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1921
    The Killer (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1920
    Just a Wife (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1919
    Beckoning Roads
    1919
    Kitty Kelly, M.D.
    1919
    Her Purchase Price (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1919
    Tangled Threads (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1919
    Josselyn's Wife
    1919
    Hearts Asleep
    1919
    A Trick of Fate
    1919
    All of a Sudden Norma
    1918
    Two-Gun Betty (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1918
    The Heart of Rachael
    1918
    The White Lie (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    When Love Leads (Short) (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1915
    His Mother's Portrait (Short) (as Howard C. Hickman)
    Writer
    1921
    Man of the Forest (scenario)
    1921
    Nobody's Kid (scenario)
    1919
    Kitty Kelly, M.D. (scenario)
    Self
    1920
    Screen Snapshots, Series 1, No. 2 (Documentary short) as
    Self (as Howard C. Hickman)
    Archive Footage
    1986
    The Laurel and Hardy Show (TV Series) as
    Dignified captain (1986) (as Howard C. Hickman)
    1966
    Sakima and the Masked Marvel (TV Movie) as
    Warren Hamilton
    1942
    Screen Snapshots Series 22, No 10 (Short) as
    Self

    References

    Howard Hickman Wikipedia