John Abbott was born on June 5, 1905 in London, England as John Albert Chamberlain Kefford. He was an actor, known for The Jungle Book (1967), Gigi (1958) and Mrs. Miniver (1942). He died on May 24, 1996 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
My goal was always simply to do good work without having to run about looking for jobs.
Was blacklisted during the Red Scare of the 1950s. It seems that already blacklisted author Dalton Trumbo had used Abbott's name at one point as an alias. Eventually, a producer, wanting to hire Abbott, was able to have his name removed from the list. See more