Biography

From Wikipedia

John Dehner (November 23, 1915 - February 4, 1992) was an American actor in radio, television, and films. Between 1941 and 1988, he appeared in over 260 films and television programs. Prior to acting, Dehner had worked as an animator at Walt Disney Studios, and later became a radio disc jockey. He was also a professional pianist.

From Wikipedia

John Dehner (November 23, 1915 - February 4, 1992) was an American actor in radio, television, and films. Between 1941 and 1988, he appeared in over 260 films and television programs. Prior to acting, Dehner had worked as an animator at Walt Disney Studios, and later became a radio disc jockey. He was also a professional pianist.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 199

Birthday 1915-11-23

Day of Death 1992-02-04

Place of Birth Richmond [now Staten Island], New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • John Dehner Forkum

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1988 War and Remembrance (2 episodes)
1986 Help Wanted: Kids as Cyrus
1985 The Colbys (4 episodes)
1985 Jagged Edge as Judge Carrigan
1985 Creator as Paul
1983 The Right Stuff as Henry Luce
1983 Hardcastle and McCormick (1 episode)
1983 Bare Essence (11 episodes)
1982 Airplane II: The Sequel as The Commissioner
1982 Bare Essence as Hadden Marshall
1981 California Gold Rush as Captain John Sutter
1980 Enos (18 episodes)
1980 Nothing Personal as Senator
1979 Young Maverick as Marshal Edge Troy
1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1978 The Boys from Brazil as Henry Wheelock
1977 The Lincoln Conspiracy as Col. Lafayette C. Baker
1977 Big Hawaii (12 episodes)
1977 Fun with Dick and Jane as Jane's Father
1976 Guardian of the Wilderness as John Muir
1976 Quincy, M.E. (1 episode)
1976 The Killer Inside Me as Bob Maples
1976 How the West Was Won (3 episodes)
1975 Ellery Queen (1 episode)
1975 Switch (1 episode)
1975 Barbary Coast (1 episode)
1975 S.W.A.T. (1 episode)
1974 The Missiles of October as Former Secretary of State Dean Acheson
1974 The Rockford Files (1 episode) as Judge Lyman / Inspector DeMartonis
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1 episode)
1974 Movin' On (1 episode)
1973 The Day of the Dolphin as Wallingford
1972 Temperatures Rising (47 episodes)
1972 Slaughterhouse-Five as Prof. Rumfoord
1971 Columbo (2 episodes) as Roland Pangborn
1971 Support Your Local Gunfighter as Colonel Ames
1970 Dirty Dingus Magee as Brig. Gen. George
1970 The Immortal (1 episode)
1970 Quarantined as Dr. John Bedford
1970 Tiger by the Tail as Sheriff Chancey Jones
1969 Then Came Bronson (1 episode)
1969 Stiletto as District Attorney
1968 The Doris Day Show (128 episodes) as Cy Bennett
1968 The Outcasts (1 episode)
1968 Land of the Giants (1 episode) as Lt. Grayson
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)
1968 The Helicopter Spies as Dr. Kharmusi
1968 Something for a Lonely Man
1967 Mannix (1 episode)
1967 The High Chaparral (2 episodes)
1967 Judd for the Defense (3 episodes)
1967 The Flying Nun (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1967 Winchester '73 as High-Spade Johnny Dean
1967 Captain Nice (2 episodes)
1966 Mission: Impossible (2 episodes)
1966 Jericho (1 episode)
1966 Tarzan (1 episode)
1966 The Monroes (1 episode)
1965 Morning Star (199 episodes)
1965 Get Smart (1 episode)
1965 Hogan's Heroes (3 episodes) as General von Platzen
1965 The Wild Wild West (2 episodes)
1965 The Big Valley (1 episode)
1965 F Troop (1 episode)
1965 Run for Your Life (1 episode)
1965 Branded (1 episode)
1964 Youngblood Hawke as Scotty Hawke
1964 The Baileys of Balboa (26 episodes)
1964 Mr. and Mrs. as Mr. Henderson
1963 The Great Adventure (1 episode)
1963 Glynis (1 episode)
1963 The Greatest Show on Earth (1 episode)
1963 Critic's Choice as S.P. Champlain
1962 The Gallant Men (1 episode)
1962 The Chapman Report as Geoffrey Harnish
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Stoney Burke (1 episode)
1962 The Beverly Hillbillies (1 episode)
1962 The Virginian (5 episodes)
1961 Aquamania as Narrator
1961 The Litterbug as Narrator
1961 The Canadians as Frank Boone
1960 The Roaring 20's (45 episodes)
1960 Surfside 6 (2 episodes)
1960 Stagecoach West (2 episodes)
1960 The Andy Griffith Show (1 episode)
1960 The Westerner (13 episodes) as Burgundy Smith
1960 The Tom Ewell Show (1 episode)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as George Shay
1959 Startime (1 episode)
1959 Philip Marlowe (1 episode)
1959 Adventures in Paradise (1 episode)
1959 The Rebel (2 episodes)
1959 The Alaskans (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (3 episodes) as Captain Allenby
1959 Law of the Plainsman (1 episode)
1959 Wichita Town (1 episode)
1959 Laramie (1 episode)
1959 Cast A Long Shadow as Chip Donahue
1959 Black Saddle (2 episodes)
1959 Rawhide (5 episodes)
1958 Timbuktu as Emir Bhaki aka The Lion of the Desert
1958 The Sign of Zorro as Viceroy
1958 77 Sunset Strip (6 episodes)
1958 Bat Masterson (2 episodes)
1958 Yancy Derringer (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (4 episodes)
1958 Man of the West as Claude
1958 The Texan (1 episode)
1958 Cimarron City (1 episode)
1958 Bronco (1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (3 episodes)
1958 Apache Territory as Grant Kimbrough
1958 The Left Handed Gun as Pat Garrett
1957 Zorro (1 episode)
1957 The Real McCoys (1 episode)
1957 The Girl in Black Stockings as Sheriff Jess Holmes
1957 Maverick (5 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason (1 episode)
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1957 The Truth About Mother Goose as Narrator
1957 Trooper Hook as Fred Sutliff
1957 The Iron Sheriff as Roger Pollack
1957 Revolt at Fort Laramie as Maj. Seth Bradner
1956 Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers (1 episode)
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (4 episodes)
1956 Tension at Table Rock as Hampton
1956 The Fastest Gun Alive as Taylor Swope
1956 A Day of Fury as Preacher Jason
1956 Terror at Midnight as Lew Hanlon
1956 Please Murder Me as Dist. Atty. Ray Willis
1956 Carousel as Mr. Bascombe
1955 Top Gun as Tom Quentin
1955 Matinee Theater (1 episode)
1955 Frontier (1 episode)
1955 Cheyenne (1 episode)
1955 Duel on the Mississippi as Jacques Scarlet
1955 Gunsmoke (12 episodes)
1955 The Scarlet Coat as Nathanael Greene
1955 Tall Man Riding as Ames Luddington
1955 The Prodigal as Joram
1955 The Man from Bitter Ridge as Ranse Jackman
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 Apache as Weddle
1954 Strauss Fantasy as Announcer (voice) (uncredited)
1954 The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters as Dr. Derek Gravesend
1954 Southwest Passage as Matt Carroll
1953 The Steel Lady as Sid Barlowe
1953 Vicki as Capt. J. Donald
1953 Fort Algiers as Major Colle
1953 Gun Belt as Matt Ringo
1953 Powder River as Harvey Logan
1953 Man on a Tightrope as The Chief
1952 Plymouth Adventure as Gilbert Winslow
1952 Junction City as Emmett Sanderson
1952 Lady In The Iron Mask as Count de Fourrier
1952 California Conquest as Fredo Brios
1952 Cripple Creek as Emil Cabeau
1952 Desert Passage as Bronson
1952 Scaramouche as Doutreval
1952 Aladdin and His Lamp as Prince Bokra
1952 Harem Girl as Khalil
1952 Dangerous Assignment (3 episodes)
1951 Ten Tall Men as Jardine
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (2 episodes)
1951 Hot Lead as Turk Thorne aka John H. Smith
1951 Corky of Gasoline Alley as Jefferson Jay
1951 The Adventures of Kit Carson (1 episode)
1951 China Corsair as Pedro
1951 The Texas Rangers as John Wesley "Wes" Hardin
1951 Lorna Doone as Baron de Wichehalse
1951 When the Redskins Rode as John Delmont
1951 Fort Savage Raiders as Capt. Michael Craydon
1951 Al Jennings of Oklahoma as Tom Marsden
1950 The Flying Missile as Lieutenant Commander
1950 Counterspy Meets Scotland Yard as Bob Reynolds
1950 Last of the Buccaneers as Sgt. Belchue
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 David Harding, Counterspy as Frank Reynolds
1950 Captive Girl as Hakim
1950 Rogues Of Sherwood Forest as Sir Baldric (uncredited)
1950 Destination Murder as Frank Niles
1950 Texas Dynamo as Stanton
1950 Dynamite Pass as Anson Thurber
1949 Horsemen of the Sierras as Duke Webster
1949 Mary Ryan, Detective as Belden
1949 Bandits of El Dorado as Charles Bruton
1947 Blonde Savage as Joe Comstock
1947 Bury Me Dead as Reporter
1947 Vigilantes of Boomtown as Bob Fitzsimmons
1946 Out California Way as Rod Mason
1946 The Last Crooked Mile as Jarvis, Gang Leader
1946 O.S.S. as German Radar Captain (uncredited)
1946 The Catman of Paris as Georges
1946 The Undercover Woman as Walter Hughes
1945 Twice Blessed as Contest Announcer (uncredited)
1944 Hollywood Canteen as Norwegian Sailor (uncredited)
1941 The Reluctant Dragon as Tall Baby Weems Storyboard Artist with Mustache (uncredited)

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