Biography

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John Joseph Patrick Ryan (December 30, 1920 – January 21, 1998), best known by his stage name Jack Lord, was an American television, film, and Broadway actor. He was known for his starring role as Steve McGarrett in the American television program Hawaii Five-O from 1968 to 1980. Lord appeared in feature films earlier in his career, among them Man of the West (1958). He was the first actor to play recurring character Felix Leiter in the first James Bond film Dr. No.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

John Joseph Patrick Ryan (December 30, 1920 – January 21, 1998), best known by his stage name Jack Lord, was an American television, film, and Broadway actor. He was known for his starring role as Steve McGarrett in the American television program Hawaii Five-O from 1968 to 1980. Lord appeared in feature films earlier in his career, among them Man of the West (1958). He was the first actor to play recurring character Felix Leiter in the first James Bond film Dr. No.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1920-12-30

Day of Death 1998-01-21

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Jack Ryan
  • John Joseph Patrick Ryan

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2010 Hawaii Five-0 (1 episode)
1969 The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O (284 episodes) as Det. Steve McGarrett
1968 The Counterfeit Killer as Don Owens
1968 The Name of the Game Is Kill as Symcha Lipa
1967 The High Chaparral (1 episode)
1967 Ride to Hangman's Tree as Guy Russell
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1966 The Doomsday Flight as Special Agent Frank Thompson
1965 The F.B.I. (1 episode)
1965 The Loner (1 episode)
1965 Laredo (1 episode)
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (1 episode)
1963 The Greatest Show on Earth (1 episode)
1963 The Fugitive (1 episode)
1962 Dr. No as Felix Leiter
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Stoney Burke (32 episodes) as Stoney Burke
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 Cain's Hundred (1 episode)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Outlaws (1 episode)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as Ernie Chapin
1960 Walk Like a Dragon as Lincoln 'Linc' Bartlett
1959 The Hangman as Johnny Bishop
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (2 episodes)
1958 Naked City (1 episode)
1958 Man of the West as Coaley
1958 God's Little Acre as Buck Walden
1958 The True Story of Lynn Stuart as Willie Down
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1957 Tip on a Dead Jockey as Jimmy Heldon
1957 Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot as John Fry
1956 The Vagabond King as Ferrebouc
1955 The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell as Lt. Cmdr. Zachary 'Zack' Lansdowne
1955 Gunsmoke (1 episode)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1953 Letter to Loretta (1 episode)
1950 The Tattooed Stranger as Det. Deke Del Vecchio (uncredited)
1950 Cry Murder as Tommy Warren
1949 Project X as John Bates
1949 Suspense (1 episode)
1948 Studio One (2 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (1 episode)

Directing

1968 Hawaii Five-O (6 episodes)Director

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