John Ireland

John Ireland

  • Born on
    • January 31st, 1914
  • Died on
    • March 21st, 1992
John Benjamin Ireland (January 30, 1914 – March 21, 1992) was a Canadian-American actor and film director. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in All the King's Men (1949), making him the first Vancouver-born actor to receive an Academy Award nomination. Ireland was a supporting actor in several famous Western films such as My Darling Clementine (1946), Red River (1948), Vengeance Valley (1951), and Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957). His other notable film roles were in 55 Days at Peking (1963), The Adventurers (1970), and Farewell, My Lovely (1975). Ireland also appeared in many television series, notably The Cheaters (1960–1962). He was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution to the television industry.

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Acting (47 Credits)

1992Waxwork II: Lost in Time as King Arthur
1991The Graveyard Story as Dr. McGregor
1989Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat as Jefferson
1988Messenger of Death as Zenas Beecham
1985Treasure of the Amazon as Priest
1981The Incubus as Hank Walden
1979The Shape of Things to Come as Senator Smedley
1978Tomorrow Never Comes as Captain
1977Satan's Cheerleaders as Sheriff B.L.Z. Bubb
1977Assault in Paradise as Chief Haliburton
1976Salon Kitty as Cliff
1975Farewell, My Lovely as Detective Lt. Nulty
1974The House of Seven Corpses as Eric Hartman
1970The Adventurers as Mr.James Hadley
1969One on Top of the Other as Inspector Wald
1968Run, Man, Run as Santillana
1968Villa Rides as Client in Barber Shop (uncredited)
1965I Saw What You Did as Steve Marak
1964The Fall of the Roman Empire as Ballomar
196355 Days at Peking as Sgt. Harry
1961Wild in the Country as Phil Macy
1960Spartacus as Crixus
1958Party Girl as Louis Canetto
1957Gunfight at the O.K. Corral as Johnny Ringo
1956Gunslinger as Cane Miro
1955Queen Bee as Judson Prentiss
1954The Fast and the Furious as Frank Webster
1954The Good Die Young as Eddie Blaine
1951Vengeance Valley as Hub Fasken
1949All the King's Men as Jack Burden
1949I Shot Jesse James as Bob Ford
1949Mr. Soft Touch as Henry 'Early' Byrd
1949Roughshod as Lednov
1949The Walking Hills as Frazee
1948Raw Deal as Fantail
1948A Southern Yankee as Capt. Jed Calbern
1948Red River as Cherry Valance
1948I Love Trouble as Reno
1948Joan of Arc as Jean de la Boussac (St. Sevére), Captain
1947Railroaded! as Duke Martin
1947The Gangster as Karty
1947Repeat Performance as Narrator (Voice)
1946Behind Green Lights as Det. Oppenheimer
1946My Darling Clementine as Billy Clanton
1946Somewhere in the Night as (voice) (uncredited)
1945A Walk in the Sun as Pfc. Windy Craven

Director (1 Credits)



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