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Lamont Johnson (I) (1922–2010)

Lamont Johnson was born on September 30, 1922 in Stockton, California, USA. He was a director and actor, known for Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985), The Execution of Private Slovik (1974) and Lincoln (1988). He was married to Toni Merrill. He died on October 24, 2010 in Monterey, California. See full bio »

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 2000 Felicity (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 All the Winters That Have Been (TV Movie)
 1996 The Man Next Door (TV Movie)
 1993 The Broken Chain (TV Movie)
 1990 The Kennedys of Massachusetts (TV Mini-Series)
 1988 Lincoln (TV Mini-Series)
 1986 Unnatural Causes (TV Movie)
 1985 Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (TV Movie)
 1983 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1982 Dangerous Company (TV Movie)
 1981 Crisis at Central High (TV Movie)
 1980 Off the Minnesota Strip (TV Movie)
 1980 Paul's Case (TV Movie)
 1977 One on One
 1976 Lipstick
 1975 Fear on Trial (TV Movie)
 1972 That Certain Summer (TV Movie)
 1971 Birdbath (TV Short)
 1971 A Gunfight
 1968-1971 Insight (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Mummy (1968)
 1970 My Sweet Charlie (TV Movie)
 1969 The Bold Ones: The Protectors (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Deadlock (1969)
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The White Birch (1968)
- Witness (1968)
 1968 European Eye (TV Movie)
 1968 Call to Danger (TV Movie)
 1968 Kona Coast
 1968 The Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Roarer (1967)
 1967 Coronet Blue (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Assassins (1967)
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Profiles in Courage (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1962-1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Hildie (1964)
- Frieda (1962)
 1964 The Defenders (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Sixth Alarm (1964)
 1964 Destry (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1963-1964 The Richard Boone Show (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Mafia Man (1964)
- Big Mitch (1963)
 1961-1963 Twilight Zone (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Four O'Clock (1962)
- Kick the Can (1962)
 1961-1963 Dr. Kildare (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- The Legacy (1962)
- The Burning Sky (1962)
- Solomon's Choice (1962)
 1962 Sam Benedict (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961 Bus Stop (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1961 Cain's Hundred (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960-1961 The Law and Mr. Jones (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Broken Hand (1961)
 1961 The Americans (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Inquisitors (1961)
- The Gun (1961)
 1961 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1961 The Rifleman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Long Trek (1961)
- The Hawk (1959)
 1961 The Detectives (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1960 Angel (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Museum (1960)
- The French Touch (1960)
 1960 Naked City (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Human Trap (1960)
 1960 Riverboat (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958-1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- Send a Thief (1960)
- The Dummy (1960)
 1959-1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Hair of the Dog (1960)
- The Parolee (1960)
- Hijacked (1959)
 1960 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959 Five Fingers (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Thin Ice (1959)
- The Assassin (1959)
- The Unknown Town (1959)
 1959 Johnny Ringo (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Accused (1959)
 1959 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1958-1959 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- The Chase (1959)
- Young Gun (1958)
- Deliver the Body (1958)
 1958-1959 Steve Canyon (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Room 313 (1959)
- Strike Force (1959)
- Iron Curtain (1959)
- Blackmail (1959)
- The Robbery (1959)
 1958 Decision (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Virginian (1958)
 1955-1958 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (22 episodes)
- The Europeans (1958)
- A Cloud for Jeni (1957)
- Green Shores (1957)
- The Last Stop (1957)
- The Tone of Time (1957)
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(1951-52) Radio: Appeared (as "Tarzan") in the series "Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle" on Mutual Radio Network. See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »
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Personal Quote:

Projects about human problems, about the testing of the human experience, about the pressures which exist upon human beings in a difficult world, are what really involve me. The traps people get into and have to battle out of are the elements of drama with which I like to deal. See more »

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Schooled at Pasadena City College. First performed in radio drama and worked as a radio announcer. Acted at the Pasadena Playhouse. During World War II, considered unfit for military service due to health problems, but worked with the USO entertaining troops in Europe. In the 1950's and 60's, made a name for himself as a director of seminal television episodes, particularly Twilight Zone (1959). ... See more »

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