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Leon Janney (1917–1980)

Leon Janney was born on April 1, 1917 in Ogden, Utah, USA as Leon Ramon. He was an actor, known for Another World (1964), Charly (1968) and The Wind (1928). He was married to Dorothy and Jessica Pepper. He died on October 28, 1980 in Guadalajara, Mexico. See full bio »

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(age 63) in Guadalajara, Mexico

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Known For

Another World
Another World James 'Jim' Matthews #2 (1964)
(1964)
Charly
Charly Dr. Richard Nemur
(1968)
The Wind
The Wind Cora's Child
(1928)
Penrod and Sam
(1931)

Filmography

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 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series)
Elliot Taylor
- The Killing of a Porno Queen (1977) ... Elliot Taylor
 1968 Charly
Dr. Richard Nemur
 1966 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Interrogator
- The Honeymooners: We Spy (1966) ... Interrogator
 1966 Hawk (TV Series)
Ed Gorten / Ed Gorton / Assistant D.A. Gorten
- "H" Is a Dirty Letter (1966) ... Ed Gorton
- The Living End of Sisterbaby (1966) ... Ed Gorten
- The Man Who Owned Everyone (1966) ... Assistant D.A. Gorten
- Thanks for the Honeymoon (1966) ... Ed Gorten
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
James 'Jim' Matthews #2 (1964)
 1964 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
Roger Hamilton Bradford
- Nothing But the Half Truth (1964) ... Roger Hamilton Bradford
 1962 The Defenders (TV Series)
Harvey Kimbrough
- Storm at Birch Glen (1962) ... Harvey Kimbrough
 1962 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Dr. Strum
- Boom, Boom, Boom (1962) ... Dr. Strum
 1960-1961 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Addison Wardlow
- My Wife's Best Friend (1961) ... Addison Wardlow
- The Yum Yum Girl (1960)
 1960 Sunday Showcase (TV Series)
 1957 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Clayton Pike
- Episode #1.425 (1957) ... Clayton Pike (uncredited)
- Episode #1.423 (1957) ... Clayton Pike (uncredited)
- Episode #1.422 (1957) ... Clayton Pike (uncredited)
- Episode #1.421 (1957) ... Clayton Pike (uncredited)
- Episode #1.420 (1957) ... Clayton Pike (uncredited)
 1955 Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (TV Series)
Professor Hinkel
- Space Blindess (1955) ... Professor Hinkel
 1950 That Wonderful Guy (TV Series)
 1936 College Dads (Short)
 1932 Police Court
Junior Barry
 1931 Their Mad Moment
Narcio
 1930 The Doorway to Hell
Jackie
 1930 Old English
Jock
 1930 Courage
Bill Colbrook
 1930 Bear Shooters (Short)
Donald 'Spud'
 1930 Los cazadores de osos (Short)
Pancho
 1929 The Younger Generation
Eddie Lesser as a Boy (uncredited)
 1929 The Leatherneck
Altar Boy (uncredited)
 1928 The Wind
Cora's Child (as Laon Ramon)
 1928 The Elephant's Elbows (Short)
Johnny Smith (as Laon Ramon)
 1928 Abie's Irish Rose
Little Abie (uncredited)
 1928 Comrades
Perry O'Toole as a boy
 1927 On Your Toes
Elliott Beresford as a Boy (uncredited)
 1927 Quality Street
Student (uncredited)
 1925 Love and Lions (Short) (as Leon Ramon)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: A Shadow of My Enemy. See more »

Alternate Names:

Laon Ramon | Leon Ramon
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Trivia:

Pefected more than 20 different accents and dialects, which made him a favorite actor in diverse radio shows between 1939 and 1944. See more »

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