Biography

John Howard (born John Richard Cox Jr.) was an American screen and television actor. He made his movie debut in a bit part in Paramount's One Hour Late (1934) before moving up the Hollywood ladder to featured parts and ultimately landing his own series, the Bulldog Drummond mysteries. Decades later, when offers of work began to slow down, Howard went into teaching.

John Howard (born John Richard Cox Jr.) was an American screen and television actor. He made his movie debut in a bit part in Paramount's One Hour Late (1934) before moving up the Hollywood ladder to featured parts and ultimately landing his own series, the Bulldog Drummond mysteries. Decades later, when offers of work began to slow down, Howard went into teaching.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 72

Birthday 1913-04-14

Day of Death 1995-02-19

Place of Birth Cleveland, Ohio, USA

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Also Known As

  • John Richard Cox Jr.
  • John Cox Jr.
  • John Cox

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Public Prosecutor (2 episodes) as Stephen Allen
1975 Wonder Woman (1 episode)
1975 Bronk (1 episode)
1975 Capone as Warden J. Johnston
1974 Police Woman (1 episode)
1974 The Rockford Files (2 episodes) as Mort
1974 Psycho Sisters as Dr. Thomas
1969 The Brady Bunch (2 episodes)
1968 The Destructors as Ernest Bushnell
1967 Mannix (1 episode)
1966 Family Affair (1 episode)
1966 Destination Inner Space as Dr. James
1965 The Legend of Jesse James (1 episode)
1964 Profiles in Courage (1 episode)
1962 The Lucy Show (1 episode)
1961 The Americans (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (1 episode)
1960 Outlaws (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (2 episodes)
1958 Bronco (1 episode)
1957 Perry Mason (4 episodes)
1957 The Unknown Terror as Dan Matthews
1955 Cheyenne (1 episode)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 The Whistler (2 episodes)
1954 The High and the Mighty as Howard Rice
1954 Make Haste to Live as Josh Blake
1953 Letter to Loretta (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Models Inc. as John Stafford
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1950 Experiment Alcatraz as Dr. Ross Williams
1950 Lux Video Theatre (2 episodes)
1950 Radar Secret Service as Bill Travis
1949 The Fighting Kentuckian as Blake Randolph
1949 Lights Out (1 episode)
1949 Suspense (1 episode)
1948 I, Jane Doe as William Hilton
1947 Love from a Stranger as Nigel Lawrence
1942 The Undying Monster as Oliver Hammond
1942 Isle of Missing Men as Merrill Hammond
1942 Submarine Raider as Commander Chris Warren
1942 A Tragedy at Midnight as Greg Sherman
1941 Three Girls About Town as Tommy Hopkins
1941 Father Takes a Wife as Frederic Osborne Junior
1941 Tight Shoes as Jimmy Rupert
1940 The Invisible Woman as Richard Russell
1940 The Texas Rangers Ride Again as Jim Kingston aka Pecos Kid
1940 The Philadelphia Story as George Kittredge
1940 The Mad Doctor as Gil Sawyer
1940 The Man from Dakota as Lt. Oliver Clark
1940 Green Hell as Hal Scott
1939 Disputed Passage as John Wesley Beaven
1939 What a Life as Mr. Nelson
1939 Bulldog Drummond's Bride as Capt. Hugh C. Drummond
1939 Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police as Capt. Hugh C. 'Bulldog' Drummond
1939 Arrest Bulldog Drummond as Captain Hugh C. Drummond
1938 Bulldog Drummond in Africa as Capt. Hugh Chesterton 'Bulldog' Drummond
1938 Touchdown, Army as Cadet Brandon Culpepper
1938 Prison Farm as Dr. Roi Conrad
1938 Bulldog Drummond's Peril as Capt. Hugh 'Bulldog' Drummond
1937 Bulldog Drummond's Revenge as Capt. Hugh Chesterton 'Bulldog' Drummond
1937 Hold 'Em Navy as Chuck Baldwin
1937 Bulldog Drummond Comes Back as Captain Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond
1937 Lost Horizon as George Conway
1936 Valiant Is the Word for Carrie as Paul Darnley
1936 13 Hours by Air as Freddie Scott - Co-Pilot
1936 Soak the Rich as Kenneth 'Buzz' Jones
1935 Millions in the Air as Eddie Warren
1935 Annapolis Farewell as Duncan Haley
1935 Car 99 as Trooper Carney

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