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John Bromfield (1922–2005)

The name may be hard-pressed to anyone but the most devoted film buffs, but dark-haired actor John Bromfield was a "B"-level leading man during the late 1950s. Possessed with a fine build and square-faced handsomeness, he was somewhat of a blend between Steve Cochran and Rory Calhoun, both 1950s hunks. During his heyday, John headlined a handful of... See full bio »

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Known For

The Sheriff of Cochise
The Sheriff of Cochise Sheriff Frank Morgan / Sheriff Morgan / Marshal Frank Morgan
U.S. Marshal
U.S. Marshal Marshal Frank Morgan / U.S. Marshal Frank Morgan / Sheriff Frank Morgan / Frank Morgan / Marshal Dallas Stoudenmire
Revenge of the Creature
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Sorry, Wrong Number Joe - Detective


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 1956 Curucu, Beast of the Amazon
Rock Dean
 1956 Hot Cars
Nick Dunn
 1956 Frontier Gambler
Deputy Marshal Curt Darrow
 1956 Quincannon, Frontier Scout
Lt. Burke
 1956 Crime Against Joe
Joe Manning
 1956 Manfish
Captain Brannigan
 1956 Three Bad Sisters
Jim Norton
 1955 Frontier (TV Series)
- The Suspects (1955)
 1955 Damon Runyon Theater (TV Series)
- Bred for Battle (1955) ... O'Hara
 1955 The Big Bluff
Ricardo De Villa
 1955 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Tom Ryder
- Sunday Mourn (1955) ... Tom Ryder
 1955 Revenge of the Creature
Joe Hayes
 1954 The Black Dakotas
Mike Daugherty
 1954 Ring of Fear
Armand St. Dennis
 1953 Easy to Love
 1953 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Joseph Timothy Gallery
- Diamond Smugglers (1953) ... Joseph Timothy Gallery
 1953 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Hefty Burke
- A Grand Cop (1953) ... Hefty Burke
 1952 Flat Top
Ens. Snakehips McKay
 1952 Hold That Line
Biff Wallace
 1952 The Cimarron Kid
Tulsa Jack (uncredited)
 1952 The Files of Jeffrey Jones (TV Series)
 1949 Rope of Sand
 1948 Harpoon
Michael Shand
 1948 Sorry, Wrong Number
Joe - Detective
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5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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He retired from acting in 1960, after ending his run as the star of the TV series U.S. Marshal (1958), to become a commercial fisherman. See more »



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