John Beal (born James Alexander Bliedung) was an American stage, screen, and television actor.

John Beal (born James Alexander Bliedung) was an American stage, screen, and television actor.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1909-08-13

Day of Death 1997-04-26

Place of Birth Joplin, Missouri, USA

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Also Known As

  • James Alexander Bliedung

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1993 The Firm as Nathan Locke
1983 Amityville 3-D as Harold Caswell
1977 Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years as Dr. Carr
1976 The Adams Chronicles (13 episodes)
1973 The House That Cried Murder as Father
1973 Kojak (1 episode)
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1972 The Waltons (1 episode)
1964 Another World (1668 episodes)
1963 The Lieutenant (1 episode)
1960 Ten Who Dared as Maj. John Wesley Powell
1960 Road To Reality (119 episodes)
1959 The Alaskans (1 episode)
1959 The Sound and the Fury as Howard Compson
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1957 That Night! as Commuter Christopher J. Bowden
1957 The Vampire as Dr. Paul Beecher
1955 The Honeymooners (1 episode)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 Twelve Angry Men as Juror #2
1954 Inner Sanctum (2 episodes)
1953 Letter to Loretta (1 episode)
1953 Remains to Be Seen as Dr. Glenson
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Omnibus (1 episode)
1952 My Six Convicts as Dr. Wilson aka Doc
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (2 episodes)
1949 Song of Surrender as Dubois
1949 Chicago Deadline as Paul Jean D'Ur
1949 Lights Out (2 episodes)
1949 Alimony as Dan Barker
1948 Studio One (3 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (2 episodes)
1947 Key Witness as Milton Higby
1945 Know Your Enemy - Japan as Narrator
1943 Photographic Intelligence for Bombardment Aviation as Major Dean
1943 Eyes Aloft as Major
1943 Edge of Darkness as Johann Stensgard
1942 Stand By All Networks as Ben Fallon
1942 One Thrilling Night as Horace Jason
1941 Doctors Don't Tell as Dr. Ralph Sawyer
1941 Ellery Queen and the Perfect Crime as Walter Matthews
1939 The Cat and the Canary as Fred Blythe
1939 The Great Commandment as Joel
1938 The Arkansas Traveler as John Daniels
1938 I Am the Law as Paul Ferguson
1938 Port of Seven Seas as Marius
1937 Beg, Borrow or Steal as Count Bill Cherau
1937 Danger Patrol as Dan Loring
1937 Double Wedding as Waldo Beaver
1937 Madame X as Raymond Fleuriot
1937 Border Cafe as Keith Whitney
1937 The Man Who Found Himself as Dr. James Stanton Jr.
1937 We Who Are About to Die as John E. 'Johnny' Thompson
1936 M'Liss as Stephen Thorne
1935 Break of Hearts as Johnny Lawrence
1935 Les Misérables as Marius
1935 Laddie as Laddie
1934 The Little Minister as Révérend Gavin Dishart
1934 Hat, Coat and Glove as Jerry Hutchins
1933 Another Language as Jerry Hallam


1990 It (2 episodes)Music Supervisor


1954 New Faces Director

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