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Jeff Chandler (born Ira Grossel; December 15, 1918 – June 17, 1961) was an American actor, film producer and singer best remembered for playing Cochise in Broken Arrow (1950), for which he was Oscar nominated. He was one of Universal Pictures's most popular male stars of the 1950s, his best known other credits including Sword in the Desert (1948), Deported (1950), Female on the Beach (1955) and Away All Boats (1956). In addition to his acting, he was known for his good looks, his distinguished gray hair, and for his musical recordings.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jeff Chandler (born Ira Grossel; December 15, 1918 – June 17, 1961) was an American actor, film producer and singer best remembered for playing Cochise in Broken Arrow (1950), for which he was Oscar nominated. He was one of Universal Pictures's most popular male stars of the 1950s, his best known other credits including Sword in the Desert (1948), Deported (1950), Female on the Beach (1955) and Away All Boats (1956). In addition to his acting, he was known for his good looks, his distinguished gray hair, and for his musical recordings.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 48

Birthday 1918-12-15

Day of Death 1961-06-17

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Also Known As

  • Ira Grossel

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1962 Merrill's Marauders as Brig. Gen. Frank D. Merrill
1961 Return to Peyton Place as Lewis Jackman
1961 A Story of David as David
1960 The Plunderers as Sam Christy
1959 The Jayhawkers! as Luke Darcy
1959 Ten Seconds to Hell as Karl Wirtz
1959 Thunder in the Sun as Lon Bennett
1959 A Stranger in My Arms as Maj. Pike Yarnell
1958 Raw Wind in Eden as Mark Moore / Scott Moorehouse
1958 The Lady Takes a Flyer as Mike Dandridge
1957 Man in the Shadow as Ben Sadler
1957 Jeanne Eagels as Sal Satori
1957 The Tattered Dress as James Gordon Blane
1957 Drango as Major Clint Drango
1956 Pillars of the Sky as First Sgt. Emmett Bell
1956 Away All Boats as Capt. Jebediah S. Hawks
1956 Toy Tiger as Rick Todd
1956 The Steve Allen Show(1 episode)
1955 The Spoilers as Roy Glennister
1955 Female on the Beach as Drummond Hall
1955 Foxfire as Jonathan Dartland
1954 Sign of the Pagan as Marcian
1954 Yankee Pasha as Jason Starbuck
1954 Taza, Son of Cochise as Cochise
1954 War Arrow as Maj. Howell Brady
1953 East of Sumatra as Duke Mullane
1953 The Great Sioux Uprising as Jonathan Westgate
1953 Girls in the Night as Narrator
1952 Yankee Buccaneer as Cmdr. David Porter
1952 The Red Ball Express as Lt Campbell
1952 The Battle at Apache Pass as Cochise
1952 Because of You as Steve Kimberly
1951 Flame of Araby as Tamerlane
1951 Iron Man as Coke Mason
1951 Smuggler's Island as Steve Kent
1951 Bird of Paradise as Tenga
1950 Deported as Vic Smith
1950 Two Flags West as Maj. Henry Kenniston
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour(2 episodes)
1950 Broken Arrow as Cochise
1949 Abandoned as Chief MacRae
1949 Sword in the Desert as Kurta
1949 Mr. Belvedere Goes to College as Police Officer #66 (uncredited)
1949 Suspense(1 episode)
1947 Roses Are Red as John Jones aka The Knuckle
1947 The Invisible Wall as Al Conway, henchman
1947 Johnny O'Clock as Turk
1945 Thrill of a Romance as Singer (uncredited)

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