STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 17,268 this week

John Jordan (II) (1925–1969)


John Jordan was born on April 12, 1925 in Oxfordshire, England. He is known for his work on You Only Live Twice (1967), On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968). He died on May 16, 1969 in the Gulf of Mexico. See full bio »

Died:

(age 44) in Gulf of Mexico

What Movies Are Coming This Summer?

The Hitman's Bodyguard

Superheroes, swimsuits, and special operatives await you in our Summer Movie Guide. Plan your season and take note of the hotly anticipated indie, foreign, and documentary releases, too.

Check out our Summer Movie Guide

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 06 Aug 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Jordan's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

You Only Live Twice
You Only Live Twice Camera and Electrical Department
(1967)
On Her Majesty's Secret Service
On Her Majesty's Secret Service Camera and Electrical Department
(1969)
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Camera and Electrical Department
(1968)
Battle of Britain
Battle of Britain Camera and Electrical Department
(1969)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (14 credits)
 1969 On Her Majesty's Secret Service (aerial cameraman)
 1969 Battle of Britain (aerial photographer)
 1968 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (aerial cameraman)
 1967 You Only Live Twice (aerial unit cameraman)
 1967 The Double Man (camera operator)
 1964 A Shot in the Dark (focus puller - uncredited)
 1962 Damn the Defiant! (focus puller - uncredited)
 1962 The Valiant (focus puller: underwater scenes - uncredited)
 1961 Scream of Fear (underwater camera operator - uncredited)
 1960 Tunes of Glory (focus puller - uncredited)
 1959 I'm All Right Jack (focus puller - uncredited)
 1955 Touch and Go (focus puller: technicolor - uncredited)
 1955 Footsteps in the Fog (technicolor assistant - uncredited)
 1949 You Can't Fool an Irishman (camera operator - uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
 1970 Catch-22 (second unit director)
 1966 Arabesque (second unit director - as John M. Jordan)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 1969 Above It All (Documentary short)
Himself (as Johnny Jordan)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)
 2000 Inside 'You Only Live Twice' (Video documentary short)
Himself
 2000 Inside 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' (Video documentary short)
Himself
 1997 The Secrets of 007: The James Bond Files (TV Movie documentary)
Himself
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

John M. Jordan | Johnny Jordan
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He developed a special helicopter harness for filming aerial shots of the mountain slopes and action sequences in the James Bond movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969). He would hang eighteen feet below the chopper from a large round metal support apparatus. See more »

Nickname:

Johnny

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page