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Jack Durant (I) (1905–1984)

Jack Durant was born on April 12, 1905 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Journey Into Fear (1942), Girl Trouble (1933) and 365 Nights in Hollywood (1934). He was married to Molly O'Day. He died on January 7, 1984 in Miami, Florida, USA. See full bio »


(age 78) in Miami, Florida, USA

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Known For

Journey Into Fear
Journey Into Fear Gogo Martel
Girl Trouble
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365 Nights in Hollywood


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 1960 The Bellboy
Ferdinand Manville
 1948 No Orchids for Miss Blandish
Nightclub Comic
 1942 Four Jacks and a Jill
Noodle McArdle
 1942 Journey Into Fear
Gogo Martel
 1936 The Singing Kid
 1935 Music Is Magic
Eddie Harper (as Mitchell and Durant)
 1935 Spring Tonic
Cambridge Nasher
 1934 365 Nights in Hollywood
 1934 Stand Up and Cheer!
Senator Short (as Durant)
 1933/II Girl Trouble (Short)
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Mitchell and Durant | Durant


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Met Frank Mitchell when they both had joined the YMCA and worked out together. With both having acrobatic skills, they eventually decided to partner. Their first big Broadway show was in "Hit the Deck". They stayed with the show for a year and a half. Later they appeared in editions of both the "George White's Scandals" and "Earl Carroll Vanities". See more »

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