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John James (I) (1910–1960)

John James was born on January 15, 1910 in the USA. He was an actor, known for Thundering Trails (1943), Saddle Serenade (1945) and The Cyclone Kid (1942). He was married to Jacqueline James. He died on May 20, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

Thundering Trails Johnny Brooke
The Cyclone Kid Dr. Bill Dawson


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 1958 26 Men (TV Series)
Marshal William Tyler / Arron Grainger
- Badge to Kill (1958) ... Marshal William Tyler
- Gun Hand (1958) ... Arron Grainger
 1953 Vigilante Terror
 1953 Topeka
Marv Ronsom
 1950 Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town
Roberts - Masterson's Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1949 The Gal Who Took the West
Nervous O'Hara Cowhand at Bar (uncredited)
 1949 Son of Billy the Kid
Colt Thorn (as Johnny James)
 1949 Gun Law Justice
Tom Cardigan
 1948 Command Decision
Officer (uncredited)
 1948 The Valiant Hombre
Paul Mason
 1948 Outlaw Brand
Lannigan - Card Sharp
 1948 Tap Roots (uncredited)
 1948 Range Renegades
Kern - Henchman
 1947 Ridin' Down the Trail
Dakota - Henchman
 1947 The Wild Frontier
Jimmy Lane
 1947 Unconquered
Officer at the Ball (uncredited)
 1947 Song of the Wasteland
Lance Bennett
 1947 Shoot to Kill
Newscaster (uncredited)
 1947 The Beginning or the End
Engineer (uncredited)
 1947 Suddenly It's Spring
A.T.C. Officer (uncredited)
 1946 Swell Guy
Ralph (uncredited)
 1946 Our Hearts Were Growing Up
Fraternity Brother (uncredited)
 1946 Devil Bat's Daughter
Ted Masters
 1946 Partners in Time
Tim Matthews
 1945 Lonesome Trail
Dusty James
 1945 What Next, Corporal Hargrove?
Fire Directions Operator (uncredited)
 1945 Riders of the Dawn
Dusty Smith
 1945 Saddle Serenade
 1945 Over 21
Paulsen - Officer Candidate (uncredited)
 1945 Anchors Aweigh
Sailor (uncredited)
 1945 You Came Along
Page Boy (uncredited)
 1945 Bedside Manner
Pfc. Dick Smith
 1945 Renegades of the Rio Grande
Johnny Emerson
 1945 Great Stagecoach Robbery
Billy Hollister
 1945 Objective, Burma!
Pilot (uncredited)
 1945 This Man's Navy
Wireless Operator (uncredited)
 1944 I'll Be Seeing You
Paratrooper on Train (uncredited)
 1944 Know Your Ally: Britain (Short)
Jack - Southern Soldier (uncredited)
 1944 Pick-Up (Short)
Soldier (uncredited)
 1944 Can't Help Singing
Dispatch Rider (uncredited)
 1944 Practically Yours
Radio Station Messenger (uncredited)
 1944 Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo
Lt. Smith's Crewman (uncredited)
 1944 Bordertown Trail
 1944 Since You Went Away
Friendly Sergeant at Dance (uncredited)
 1944 The Story of Dr. Wassell
Joe - Mechanic (uncredited)
 1944 The Laramie Trail
Jimmy Terril
 1944 Hidden Valley Outlaws
Danny Clark
 1944 Beneath Western Skies
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 Week-End Pass
Charlie (uncredited)
 1944 Ladies Courageous
Pilot (uncredited)
 1944 The Fighting Seabees
Meteorological Officer (uncredited)
 1943 Corvette K-225
Signalman (uncredited)
 1943 This Is the Army
Soldier (uncredited)
 1943 We've Never Been Licked
Senior Student (uncredited)
 1943 Stage Door Canteen
Don Brandt - Marine with Virginia Grey (uncredited)
 1943 The Man from Thunder River
Jack Ferguson
 1943 Bombardier
Buck's B-17 Co-Pilot (uncredited)
 1943 Santa Fe Scouts
Tim Clay
 1943 Aerial Gunner
Johnson - Failed Gunnery Trainee (uncredited)
 1943 Thundering Trails
Johnny Brooke
 1943 G-Men vs. The Black Dragon
Boulder Dam Radio Dispatcher (uncredited)
 1942 Flying Tigers
 1942 The Sombrero Kid
Tommy Holden
 1942 The Cyclone Kid
Dr. Bill Dawson
 1942 My Favorite Spy
Recruit (uncredited)
 1942 Remember Pearl Harbor
Soldier in Cafe (uncredited)
 1942 Westward Ho!
Jimmy Henderson
 1942 Spy Smasher
Henchman Steve
 1941 Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc.
Davis, Patrol Guard (uncredited)
 1941 West of Cimarron
Dick Morgan (uncredited)
 1941 King of the Texas Rangers
Dave - Truck Driver (Ch. 6) (uncredited)
 1941 Outlaws of Cherokee Trail
Pete Lamar (uncredited)
 1941 Murder by Invitation
Tom Denham
 1941 Two Gun Sheriff
Henchman (uncredited)
 1940 Son of the Navy
Ensign (uncredited)
 1939 Seeing Red (Short)
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
 1939 A Spot of Philanthropy (TV Movie)
 1932 The Sign of the Cross
Lt. Herb Hanson (1944 Re-Release Prologue) (uncredited)
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Johnny James

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Was good friends with Don DeFore. Appeared in at least 2 films with DeFore, Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) at MGM and _You Came Along (1945)_ at Paramount. Was Best Man at DeFore's wedding to Marion Holmes DeFore in 1942. (Judy Garland was the Matron of Honor.).

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