John Ireland

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John Benjamin Ireland (January 30, 1914 – March 21, 1992) was a Canadian-American actor and film director. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in All the King's Men (1949), making him the first Vancouver-born actor to receive an Academy Award nomination.

Ireland was a supporting actor in several famous Western films such as My Darling Clementine (1946), Red River (1948), Vengeance Valley (1951), and Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957). His other notable film roles were in 55 Days at Peking (1963), The Adventurers (1970), and Farewell, My Lovely (1975).

Ireland also appeared in many television series, notably The Cheaters (1960–1962). He was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution to the television industry.

MOVIE CREDITS:
1955: Frank Webster - The Fast and the Furious
1987: Lance Hayward - Terror Night
1977: Sheriff B.L.Z. Bubb - Satan's Cheerleaders
1951: John Howard Barrington - The Scarf
1974: Eric Hartman - The House of Seven Corpses
1947: Duke Martin - Railroaded!
1948: Paul Lester - Open Secret
1965: Sgt. Dave Harmon - Day of the Nightmare
1955: Pel Pelham - The Glass Cage
1951: Pete Ferreday - The Basketball Fix
1953: Investigator John Williams - The 49th Man
1968: Owl/Gufo/le Hibou - Tutto per tutto
1954: Ralph Payne - Security Risk
1970: Jones/Jonas MacKenna - La sfida dei MacKenna
1961: Ray Reed - Return of a Stranger
1956: Cane Miro - Gunslinger
1958: Griff Parker - Stormy Crossing
1963: Johnny Greco - Med mord i bagaget
1967: Tom Horn - Fort Utah
1958: Jonas Bailey - No Place to Land
1969: Don Alonso Imolne - Zenabel
1949: Jack Burden - All the King's Men
1965: Steve Marak - I Saw What You Did
1979: Dave Cole - Guyana: Crime of the Century
1950: Steve Conway - Cargo to Capetown
1986: George Adams - Thunder Run
1985: Priest - El tesoro del Amazonas
1982: Hank Walden - Incubus
1968: Tarpas - Quel caldo maledetto giorno di fuoco
1968: Douglas - Una pistola per cento bare
1951: Lt. John Haywood - Little Big Horn
1974: Abel Webster - Dieci bianchi uccisi da un piccolo indiano
1977: Benny - Quel pomeriggio maledetto
1952: Hurricane Smith - Hurricane Smith
1951: Narrator - This Is Korea!
1991: Dr. McGregor - The Graveyard Story
1968: Maj. Bower - Vendetta per vendetta
1967: Vince Neff - Caxambu!
1950: Johnny Callum - The Return of Jesse James
1962: Jeff Saygure - Brushfire
1988: Capt. Aaron Cartwright - Bonanza: The Next Generation
1952: Jefferson Waring - The Bushwhackers
1968: Der Colonel - T'ammazzo! - Raccomandati a Dio
1955: Capt. John Merrill - Hell's Horizon
1955: Judson Prentiss - Queen Bee
1949: Bob Ford - I Shot Jesse James
1985: Anderson - Miami Golem
1976: Dwight McGowan - The Swiss Conspiracy
1949: Henry 'Early' Byrd - Mr. Soft Touch
1960: Max Hammond - Faces in the Dark
1968: Dan El/Ralph - Quanto costa morire
1968: Dan Shelby - Arizona Bushwhackers
1953: Marshal Sam Rochelle - Hannah Lee
1967: Captain O’Connor - Dalle Ardenne all'inferno
1979: On the Air Live with Captain Midnight
1954: Clint McDonald - Southwest Passage
1975: Milton - Il letto in piazza
1968: Stuart - 'El' Che Guevara
1967: James Cooper - Odio per odio
1974: Wam Bam Thank You Spaceman
1972: Flanaghan - Northeast of Seoul
1986: Keith Slattery - Seasons in the Sun
1975: Detective Lt. Nulty - Farewell, My Lovely
1958: Louis Canetto - Party Girl
1948: Fantail - Raw Deal
1979: Senator Smedley - The Shape of Things to Come
1978: Captain - Tomorrow Never Comes
1974: Sheriff Duke Bingham - Welcome to Arrow Beach
1949: Lednov - Roughshod
1954: Al, a Ringleader, segment "The Hostages" - The Steel Cage
1949: Bitter Creek - The Doolins of Oklahoma
1951: Gen. William Quantrill - Red Mountain
1963: Prison Warden - The Ceremony
1949: Danny Johnson - Anna Lucasta
1980: John Huston - Marilyn: The Untold Story
1975: Mr. Shark - Noi non siamo angeli
1979: Miles Kornylo - Crossbar
1972: Jacob Kagan - Escape to the Sun
1969: Inspector Wald - Una sull'altra
1957: Johnny Ringo - Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
1951: Hub Fasken - Vengeance Valley
1946: Det. Oppenheimer - Behind Green Lights
1954: Eddie Blaine - The Good Die Young
1968: Santillana - Corri uomo corri
1969: Richard Salinger - Femmine insaziabili
1949: Frazee - The Walking Hills
1946: Howard Williams - Wake Up and Dream
2002: Bob Ford (archive footage) - The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller
1947: Karty - The Gangster
1961: Phil Macy - Wild in the Country
1963: Sgt. Harry - 55 Days at Peking
1985: Martin's Day
1948: Capt. Jed Calbern - A Southern Yankee
1977: Chief Haliburton - The Ransom
1979: Lucas Johnson - Delta Fox
1974: Lt. Gifford - The Phantom of Hollywood
1945: Pfc. Windy Craven - A Walk in the Sun
1988: Walter - Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake
2015: (archive footage) - 3-D Rarities
1948: Cherry Valance - Red River
1989: Ethan Jefferson - Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat
1964: Ballomar - The Fall of the Roman Empire
1960: Crixus - Spartacus
1988: Zenas Beecham - Messenger of Death
1946: Benny Smith - It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog
1946: Billy Clanton - My Darling Clementine
1947: Narrator (Voice) - Repeat Performance
1948: Reno - I Love Trouble
1976: Cliff - Salon Kitty
1992: King Arthur - Waxwork II: Lost in Time
1977: Tony Santore - Love and the Midnight Auto Supply
1974: Bruno Walters - The Girl on the Late, Late Show
1981: Judge - Las mujeres de Jeremías
1970: Mr.James Hadley - The Adventurers
1946: (voice) (uncredited) - Somewhere in the Night
1969: I diavoli della guerra
1968: Client in Barber Shop (uncredited) - Villa Rides
1948: Capt. Jean de la Boussac - Joan of Arc
1964: The Big Parade of Comedy

TV CREDITS:
1963: Burke's Law
1976: Quincy, M.E.
1968: Hawaii Five-O
1966: Mission: Impossible
1955: Alfred Hitchcock Presents
1948: The Philco Television Playhouse
1959: Rawhide
1964: Daniel Boone
1951: Schlitz Playhouse of Stars
1950: Lux Video Theatre
1954: Climax!
1965: Branded
1956: Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater
1960: John Hunter - The Cheaters
1974: Planet of the Apes
1984: Murder, She Wrote
1980: Magnum, P.I.
1983: Hardcastle and McCormick
1963: Kraft Suspense Theatre
1974: Little House on the Prairie
1984: Hardesty - Airwolf
1979: Hart to Hart
1955: Gunsmoke
1953: General Electric Theater
1975: Khan!
1973: Police Story
1975: Switch
1983: The Hitchhiker
1965: Run for Your Life
1960: Thriller
1959: Riverboat
1961: The Asphalt Jungle
1954: The Whistler
1972: Ghost Story
1982: Cassie & Co.
1987: J.J. Starbuck
1984: Carl Barron - Airwolf
1988: Harv - War of the Worlds