Jack Richardson (actor)

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Jack Richardson
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Richardson (right) and Vivian Rich in
Break, Break, Break (1914)
Born(1870-11-18)November 18, 1870
DiedJune 12, 1960 (aged 89)
Occupation Actor
Years active1911 to 1951

Jack Howard Richardson (November 18, 1870 – June 12, 1960) was an American actor.

Born in New York, New York, he was signed to a contract in silent films in 1911 by the American Company, working there for several years. Richardson appeared in more than 560 films before his death in Santa Barbara, California.

Selected filmography

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Who's Who in the Film World, 1914
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YearFilmRoleNotes
1911The Gun ManThe Gun ManShort
1912The Maid and the ManIke GetrichShort
1913 The Haunted House The SmugglerShort
1914 Sir Galahad of Twilight Jim, his partnerShort
1915 A Heart of Gold Jack PriceShort
A Touch of Love SteveShort
1916Land o' LizardsBuck MoranAlternative title: Silent Shelby
Immediate LeeKentucky Hurley
That Gal of Burke's Arnold Blake
1917 Blood Money
The Outlaw and the Lady
Golden Rule Kate "Slick" Barney
Mountain Dew Milt Sears
1918 You Can't Believe Everything Hasty Carson
Wife or Country Dr. Meyer Stahl
1919 Dangerous Hours Boris Blotchi
The She Wolf Sheriff of Mad Dog
The Mayor of Filbert Mayor Schmidt
1920 The Fatal Sign
Duds Pat's Pal
The Toll Gate The Sheriff
1921The Show DownBlackie
1922A Dangerous AdventureHerbert Brandon
1923 The Daring Years Flagier, cabaret owner
1924 Tiger Thompson Bull Dorgan
Dynamite Dan Spike Moran
The Fire Patrol "Butch" Anderson
1925 Beyond the Border Brick Dawson
The Texas Bearcat Watson
1926 The Winking Idol Crawford Lange
The Night Watch Mr. Powell
Her Honor, the Governor SladeAlternative title: The Second Mrs. Fenway
1927 Black Tears
Eager Lips Tony Tyler
The Trail of the Tiger Ned Calvert
1928 Across the Plains Joe Steward
The Ballyhoo Buster Jim Burnett
Eagle of the Night
1929One Splendid HourPeter Hoag
1930 The Costello Case Donnelly
1931UnfaithfulArmstrong
1932The Man from New MexicoJim Fletcher
1933 Son of Kong SailorUncredited
1934 Babbitt District Attorney's SecretaryUncredited
1935 Gold Diggers of 1935 Floor managerUncredited
1936 Give Me Liberty Man Kneeling to Trip the CommissionerShort subject
Uncredited
1937 Kid Galahad Ringsider, fourth fightUncredited
1938 The Adventures of Robin Hood Serf
1939 The Roaring Twenties Sleeping Train PassengerUncredited
1940Gun CodeMike McClure
1941 Meet John Doe Man in dinerUncredited
1942 Obliging Young Lady Second uncleUncredited
1944 The Climax Musical ConductorUncredited
1945 Bells of Rosarita Studio DirectorUncredited
1946 Suspense Poker playerUncredited
1947 That's My Gal BuyerUncredited
1949 I Shot Jesse James St. Joseph Saloon BartenderUncredited
1951 The Mating Season Board memberUncredited

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