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John Drew Barrymore (born John Blyth Barrymore; June 4, 1932 – November 29, 2004) was an American film and television actor and member of the Barrymore family of actors, which included his father, John Barrymore, and his father's siblings, Lionel and Ethel. He was the father of four children, including actor John Blyth Barrymore and actress Drew Barrymore. Diana Barrymore was his half-sister from his father's second marriage.

Barrymore was born in Los Angeles, California to John Barrymore (born John Sidney Blyth) and his third wife, actress Dolores Costello. His parents separated when he was 18 months old, and he rarely saw his father afterward.

He made his film debut at 17, billed as John Barrymore Jr.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Drew Barrymore (born John Blyth Barrymore; June 4, 1932 – November 29, 2004) was an American film and television actor and member of the Barrymore family of actors, which included his father, John Barrymore, and his father's siblings, Lionel and Ethel. He was the father of four children, including actor John Blyth Barrymore and actress Drew Barrymore. Diana Barrymore was his half-sister from his father's second marriage.

Barrymore was born in Los Angeles, California to John Barrymore (born John Sidney Blyth) and his third wife, actress Dolores Costello. His parents separated when he was 18 months old, and he rarely saw his father afterward.

He made his film debut at 17, billed as John Barrymore Jr.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1932-06-04

Day of Death 2004-11-29

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Also Known As

  • John Blyth Barrymore
  • John Barrymore Jr.

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1973 The Clones as Brooks Brothers Hippie
1969 This Savage Land
1967 Winchester '73 as Preacher
1966 Jericho (1 episode)
1966 The Road West (2 episodes)
1965 The Wild Wild West (1 episode)
1965 Run for Your Life (1 episode)
1964 A Game of Crime as Paul Morand
1964 Death on the Fourposter as Anthony
1964 Rome Against Rome as Aderbad
1963 The Christine Keeler Story as Stephen Ward
1963 Arms of the Avenger
1962 Invasion 1700 as Bohun
1962 Pontius Pilate as Judas / Jesus
1961 The Trojan Horse as Ulysses
1961 The Centurion as Diaeus
1960 Ti aspetterò all'inferno as Walter
1960 L’ultimo zar as Prince Felix Yousoupoff
1960 The Cossacks
1959 Night of the Quarter Moon as Roderic 'Chuck' Nelson
1959 Rawhide (3 episodes)
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1 episode)
1958 Never Love a Stranger as Francis 'Frankie' Kane
1958 High School Confidential! as J I Coleridge
1957 The Shadow on the Window as Jess Reber
1957 You Touched Me
1956 While the City Sleeps as Robert Manners
1955 Matinee Theater (3 episodes)
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1954 Climax! (2 episodes)
1952 Thunderbirds as Pvt. Tom McCreery
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1951 The Big Night as George La Main (as John Barrymore Jr.)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 Quebec as Mark Douglas
1950 High Lonesome as Cooncat
1950 The Sundowners as The Younger Brother - Jeff Cloud (as John Barrymore Jr.)

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