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John Cecil Holm (1904–1981)

John Cecil Holm was born on November 4, 1904 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for Best Foot Forward (1943), Three Men on a Horse (1936) and Blonde Inspiration (1941). He was married to Faith Brown Holm and Dolores L. Boland. He died on October 24, 1981 in Westerly, Rhode Island, USA. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1978 Drei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) (play "Three Men on a Horse")
 1969 Three Men on a Horse (play)
 1961 Drei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Drei Mann auf einem Pferd (play "Three men on a horse" - as Holm)
 1957 Drei Mann auf einem Pferd (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Three Men on a Horse (1957) ... (play)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Gramercy Ghost (1956) ... (story)
 1954 Best Foot Forward (TV Movie) (original musical)
 1954 Max Liebman Spectaculars (TV Series) (book of stage musical - 1 episode)
- Best Foot Forward (1954) ... (book of stage musical)
 1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Three Men on a Horse (1954) ... (play)
 1952-1954 Broadway Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- The Gramercy Ghost (1954) ... (play)
- Three Men on a Horse (1952) ... (play)
 1950 The Prudential Family Playhouse (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Three Men on a Horse (1950) ... (play)
 1949 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Gramercy Ghost (1949) ... (play)
 1943 Best Foot Forward (book)
 1941 Blonde Inspiration (based on a play by)
 1936 Three Men on a Horse (from the play by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Whirlpool (1929). Drama. Written by William Jourdan Rapp and Walter Marquiss. Directed by Edwin H. Morse. Biltmore Theatre: 3 Dec 1929- Dec 1929 (closing date unknown/3 performances). Cast: Hallam Bosworth (as "Jason Crane"), Bernard Craney, Willard Dashiell, John Cecil Holm (as "Charles Black"), Edward Leiter, Kate McComb (as ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

John Cecil Holme | Holm
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Member of Theta Chi Fraternity (Kappa Chapter, University of Pennsylvania)

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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