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Jack Canon

Jack Canon was born in 1934. Canon gave an especially strong and convincing performance as ruthless criminal gang ringleader Steele in Frederick R. Friedel's offbeat and unsettling drive-in horror cult classic Axe (1974). Friedel was so impressed with Jack's acting in Axe (1974) that he specifically wrote the lead role of weary and cynical ... See full bio »
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Known For

Maximum Overdrive
Weekend at Bernie's
Weekend at Bernie's Murray Rose
Axe Steele
Date with a Kidnapper
Date with a Kidnapper Eddie Matlock


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 2002 Serious Sam: The Second Encounter (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1995-1997 The Story Keepers (TV Series)
- Tried & True (1997) ... (voice)
- Tricked by a Traitor (1997) ... (voice)
- Trapped! (1997) ... (voice)
- Ready, Aim, Fire (1996) ... (voice)
- Catacomb Rescue (1996) ... (voice)
 1989 Margaret Bourke-White (TV Movie)
Angry Reporter
 1989 Weekend at Bernie's
Murray Rose
 1986 Maximum Overdrive
 1981 Scanners
Hazmat-Suit Worker (uncredited)
 1976 Date with a Kidnapper
Eddie Matlock
 1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
- Throwaway (1976) ... Larry
 1975 Movin' On (TV Series)
 1975 Trucker's Woman
Jake Fontaine (as Jack Cannon)
 1974 Axe

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Novel: "No Love for Paradise." Charter Books. ASIN B0010JRNVY See more »

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