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John Bliss (I) (1930–2008)

John Bliss was born on October 8, 1930 in Florida, USA as William Henry Bliss. He was an actor, known for Intolerable Cruelty (2003), The Scavengers (1969) and Imaginary Heroes (2004). He died on February 28, 2008 in Glendale, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Intolerable Cruelty
Intolerable Cruelty Mr. MacKinnon
(2003)
The Scavengers
The Scavengers Captain Steve Harris
(1969)
Imaginary Heroes
(2004)

Filmography

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 2006 Art School Confidential
Vince's Grandpa
 2005 Joey (TV Series)
Grandpa
- Joey and the Bachelor Thanksgiving (2005) ... Grandpa
 2005 Iowa
Pastor Krause
 2005 Life on a Stick (TV Series)
Mr. Richardson
- Things People Stand For (2005) ... Mr. Richardson
- Soupless in Seattle (2005) ... Mr. Richardson
 2004 Imaginary Heroes
Murph
 2004 Big Time (Short)
Newscaster
 2001 Trade Day (Short)
Tom
 1986 Mutilations
Oliver Matson
 1986 Revenge (Video)
Psychiatrist
 1982 Father Murphy (TV Series)
Gentleman
- The Reluctant Runaway: Part 2 (1982) ... Gentleman
 1982 Dallas (TV Series)
- Hit and Run (1982)
 1981 The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice (Video)
Second Senator
 1976 Dixie Dynamite
Mortician
 1975 The Invitation
Harris (as Tolin Parsons)
 1972 The Thing with Two Heads
Donald
 1971 Chain Gang Women
Prison Guard
 1969 The Scavengers
Captain Steve Harris (as Jonathan Bliss)
 1968 Invitation to Ruin
Lt. Harris
 1966 Get Smart (TV Series)
Emile
- Bronzefinger (1966) ... Emile
 1965 Angel's Flight
Sergeant
 1964 Vengeance
Deputy Sam
 1962 The Miracle Worker
Admissions Officer (uncredited)
 1957 A Face in the Crowd
Barefoot Baritone (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Jonathan Bliss | William Henry Bliss | Tolin Parsons
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He began his acting career as a child, touring with his mother and father who were also professional actors. As a young actor in New York, he appeared in live TV dramas on "Studio One," "Playhouse 90" and "Kraft Theater". See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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