No photo available. Represent John B. Hymer? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 672,347 this week

John B. Hymer (1875–1953)

John B. Hymer was born on December 19, 1875 in Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA as John Bard Hymer. He was a writer and actor, known for Scarlet Pages (1930), Alias the Deacon (1927) and His Lucky Day (1929). He was married to Eleanor Kent. He died on June 17, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John B. Hymer's work have you seen?

Known For

Scarlet Pages
Scarlet Pages Writer
Alias the Deacon
His Lucky Day
His Lucky Day Writer
East Is West
East Is West Writer


Jump to: Writer | Actor
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (18 credits)
 1954 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- Come On, Red (1954) ... (original story)
 1941 Aloma of the South Seas (play)
 1940 Alias the Deacon (based on the stageplay by)
 1938 Law of the Underworld (from: the story "The Lost Game") / (play "Crime")
 1935 The Virginia Judge (contributor to treatment)
 1934 Half a Sinner (play "Alias the Deacon")
 1930 Oriente es Occidente (play)
 1930 East Is West (play)
 1930 The Pay-Off (play - as John Hymer)
 1930 Scarlet Pages (based on the stage play by)
 1929 Love, Live and Laugh (play "The Hurdy-Gurdy Man")
 1929 Fast Life (play)
 1929 His Lucky Day (screenplay) / (story)
 1927 Alias the Deacon (play)
 1926 Aloma of the South Seas (play)
 1922 East Is West (play)
 1915 In the Shadow (novel)
 1914 The Path Forbidden (novel)
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (1 credit)
 1914 The Path Forbidden
Edward Dempsey

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote (w/LeRoy Clemens) "Alias the Deacon", produced on Broadway Comedy. Directed by Winchell Smith and Priestly Morrison. Sam H. Harris Theatre: 24 Nov 1925-Jul 1926 (closing date unknown/277 performances). Cast: Kaye Barnes (as "Slim Sullivan"), Anna Bentley (as "Mrs. Boynton"), Berton Churchill (as "The Deacon"), Jerry ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Hymer

Did You Know?


Father of actor Warren Hymer.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page