Nancy Drew... Reporter

Categories: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
While participating in a contest at a local newspaper in which school children are asked to submit a news story, local attorney Carson Drew's daughter Nancy intercepts a real story assignment. She "covers" the inquest of the death of a woman who was poisoned. Nancy doesn't think the young woman accused of the crime is guilty and corrals her neighbor Ted into searching for a vital piece of evidence and stumbles onto the identity of the real killer.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1939-02-18
Run time: 68 minute / 1:8
Director: William Clemens
Writer: Kenneth Gamet
Production Company : Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Country: United States of America



Bonita Granville
as Nancy Drew
John Litel
as Carson Drew
Frankie Thomas
as Ted Nickerson
Dickie Jones
as Killer Parkins
Mary Lee
as Mary Nickerson
Larry Williams
as Miles Lambert
Betty Amann
as Eula Denning
Thomas E. Jackson
as City Editor Bostwick (as Thomas Jackson)
Olin Howland
as Police Sergeant Entwhistle
Sheila Bromley
as Bonnie Lucas
Hooper Atchley
as The Chemist (uncredited)
Irving Bacon
as Tracy (uncredited)
Sam Bagley
as Trainer (uncredited)
Al Bain
as Gym Spectator (uncredited)
Frankie Burke
as Beldenburg Hotel Bellboy (uncredited)
Nat Carr
as Dr. Carey (uncredited)
Glen Cavender
as Newspaper Office Worker / Beldenburg Hotel Passerby (uncredited)
Loia Cheaney
as Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited)
Steve Clark
as Pedestrian (uncredited)
Jimmy Conlin
as Newspaper Morgue-Keeper (uncredited)
Clyde Courtright
as Beldenburg Hotel Doorman (uncredited)
John Dilson
as Deputy Coroner (uncredited)
Edgar Edwards
as Drunk (uncredited)
Jimmie Fox
as Gym Trainer (uncredited)
Paul Fung
as Mandarin Cafe Waiter (uncredited)
Willie Fung
as Mandarin Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
Chester Gan
as Mandarin Cafe Headwaiter (uncredited)
Jack A. Goodrich
as Photographer in Courtroom (uncredited)
Dick Gordon
as Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Sol Gorss
as Citizen Driver (uncredited)
William Gould
as The Judge (uncredited)
Eddie Graham
as Pedestrian During Chase (uncredited)
Kit Guard
as Man at Gym Counter (uncredited)
George Guhl
as Policeman at Lambert Estate (uncredited)
Robert Haines
as Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Florence Halop
as Phyllis Gimble, Journalism Student (uncredited)
Charles Halton
as Newspaper Publicity Man (uncredited)
Al Herman
as Gym Spectator (uncredited)
Harry Hollingsworth
as Policeman (uncredited)
Jack Kenney
as Gym Spectator with Cigar (uncredited)
Johnny Kern
as Gym Spectator (uncredited)
Paul King
as Waiter (uncredited)
Joan Leslie
as Mayme, Journalism Student (uncredited)
Al Lloyd
as Pedestrian Outside Hotel (uncredited)
George Lloyd
as Maxie, Gym Attendant (uncredited)
Charles Marsh
as Beldenburg Hotel Engineer (uncredited)
Frank Mayo
as Man Leaving Courthouse (uncredited)
Pat McKee
as Admission Collector at Gym (uncredited)
Jack Mower
as Deputy Coroner (uncredited)
Leonard Mudie
as Deputy District Attorney Garrett (uncredited)
George Offerman, Jr.
as Tribune Office Boy (uncredited)
Frank Orth
as Captain Tweedy (uncredited)
Paul Panzer
as Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited)
Bob Perry
as Man at Gym Gate (uncredited)
Jack Perry
as Soxie Anthens (uncredited)
Jessie Perry
as Second Prison Matron (uncredited)
Renie Riano
as Effie Schneider (uncredited)
John J. Richardson
as Joe, Taxi Driver (uncredited)
John Ridgely
as Beldenburg Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
Betty Roadman
as First Prison Matron (uncredited)
Cliff Saum
as Policeman Outside Courthouse (uncredited)
Charles Smith
as Charles, Journalism Student (uncredited)
Charles Sullivan
as Gym Spectator (uncredited)
Elliott Sullivan
as Pedestrian (uncredited)
Lois Verner
as Theresa, Journalism Student (uncredited)
Jack Wagner
as Jack, Journalism Student (uncredited)
Pat West
as Jake, Gym Trainer (uncredited)
Leo White
as Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited)
Jack Wise
as Newspaper Office Worker (uncredited)
Walter Young
as Dr. Hibbard (uncredited)
Arthur Edeson Director of Photography

Jack L. Warner Executive Producer
Hal B. Wallis Executive Producer

Dolph Thomas Sound
Heinz Roemheld Original Music Composer

Costume & Make-Up
Milo Anderson Costume Design

Bryan Foy Associate Producer

William Clemens Director

Kenneth Gamet Screenplay

Stanley Fleischer Art Direction

Frank DeWar Editor

Mildred Wirt Benson Story

Russell Saunders Assistant Director

Edward Stratemeyer Novel

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