James J. Lydon (born May 30, 1923) is an American actor and television producer whose career in the entertainment industry began as a teenager during the 1930s.

James J. Lydon (born May 30, 1923) is an American actor and television producer whose career in the entertainment industry began as a teenager during the 1930s.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 92

Birthday 1923-05-30

Place of Birth Harrington Park, New Jersey, USA

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Also Known As

  • James Lydon

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1981 Simon & Simon (3 episodes)
1975 Ellery Queen (1 episode)
1974 The Rockford Files (1 episode) as Wyatt (as James Lydon) (1 episode) as Barrow (as James Lydon)
1973 Roll Out (12 episodes)
1971 The Strange Monster of Strawberry Cove as Jim Durden
1971 Cannon (3 episodes)
1969 Death of a Gunfighter as Luke Mills
1965 The F.B.I. (2 episodes)
1964 Many Happy Returns (1 episode)
1961 The Last Time I Saw Archie as Pvt. Billy Simpson (as James Lydon)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as Ben Roberts
1960 I Passed for White as Jay Morgan
1960 The Hypnotic Eye as Emergency Doctor
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1959 Tightrope (1 episode)
1958 Man with a Camera (1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (1 episode)
1958 Lawman (1 episode)
1958 The Texan (1 episode)
1958 Bronco (2 episodes)
1958 Peter Gunn (1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (2 episodes)
1957 Trackdown (3 episodes)
1957 Maverick (1 episode)
1957 M Squad (1 episode)
1957 Chain of Evidence as Steve Nordstrom (as James Lydon)
1956 Wire Service (1 episode)
1956 Battle Stations as Squawk Hewitt (as James Lydon)
1955 Sergeant Preston of the Yukon (1 episode)
1955 Navy Log (2 episodes)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1 episode)
1955 Rage at Dawn as Dedrick
1954 The Desperado as Tom Cameron
1954 Rocky Jones, Space Ranger (52 episodes)
1953 Island in the Sky as Murray, Dooley's navigator
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Mr. & Mrs. North (1 episode)
1951 Corky of Gasoline Alley as Skeezix Wallet
1951 Racket Squad (1 episode)
1951 Oh, Susanna as Benton
1951 Gasoline Alley as Skeezix
1950 The Magnificent Yankee
1950 The First Hundred Years (291 episodes)
1950 Hot Rod as David Langham Jr.
1950 September Affair as Johnny Wilson
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 Destination Big House as Freddy Brooks
1950 Tarnished as Junior Bunker
1950 When Willie Comes Marching Home as Charles 'Charlie' Fettles
1949 The Life of Riley (2 episodes)
1949 Tucson as Andy Bryant
1949 Bad Boy as Ted Hendry (as James Lydon)
1949 Miss Mink of 1949 as Joe Forrester
1949 An Old-Fashioned Girl as Tom Shaw
1948 Joan of Arc as Pierre d'Arc
1948 Out of the Storm as Donald Lewis
1948 The Time of Your Life as Dudley Raoul Bostwick (a young man in love)
1947 Good News as Jimmy's Classmate (uncredited)
1947 Life with Father as Clarence Day Jr.
1947 Cynthia as Ricky Latham
1946 Affairs of Geraldine as Willy Briggs
1945 Twice Blessed as Mickey Pringle
1945 Strange Illusion as Paul Cartwright
1944 The Town Went Wild as Bob Harrison
1944 When the Lights Go On Again as Ted Benson
1944 Henry Aldrich's Little Secret as Henry Aldrich
1944 Road to Victory as Himself
1944 The Shining Future as Danny Ames
1944 Henry Aldrich Plays Cupid as Henry Aldrich
1944 My Best Gal as Johnny McCloud
1944 Henry Aldrich, Boy Scout as Henry Aldrich
1943 Henry Aldrich Haunts a House as Henry Aldrich
1943 Henry Aldrich Swings It as Henry Aldrich
1943 Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour as Henry Aldrich
1943 Aerial Gunner as Pvt. Sanford 'Sandy' Lunt
1942 Henry Aldrich, Editor as Henry Aldrich
1942 Henry and Dizzy as Henry Aldrich
1942 The Mad Martindales as Bobby Bruce Turner
1942 Cadets On Parade as Joe Novak
1941 Henry Aldrich for President as Henry Aldrich
1941 Naval Academy as Tommy Blake
1940 Bowery Boy as Sock Dolan
1940 Little Men as Dan
1940 Tom Brown's School Days as Tom Brown
1939 Two Thoroughbreds as David Carey
1939 Home Early as Junior Doakes
1939 Back Door to Heaven as Francis "Frankie" Rogers as child
1939 The Middleton Family at the New York World's Fair as Bud


1969 The Learning Tree Associate Producer
1966 An American Dream Producer
1965 Mister Roberts (31 episodes)Producer

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