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Johnny Lee (I) (1898–1965)

Johnny Lee was born on July 4, 1898 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Dotson Lee Jr. He was an actor, known for The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951), Song of the South (1946) and The Return of Mandy's Husband (1948). He was married to Jenrive. He died on December 12, 1965 in Los Angeles. See full bio »

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 1962-1963 Dennis the Menace (TV Series)
Mr. Tibbitt / Johnny the Locksmith
- A Tax on Cats (1963) ... Mr. Tibbitt
- The Treasure Chest (1962) ... Johnny the Locksmith
 1960 North to Alaska
Coachman (uncredited)
 1960 High Time
Servant at Judge Carter's Ball (uncredited)
 1960 The Rat Race
Janitor (uncredited)
 1958 Hot Spell
Colored Man (uncredited)
 1957 The Spirit of St. Louis
Jess - Cook at Louie's Shack (uncredited)
 1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
- The Return of the Alcibiade (1956) ... Israel
 1956 Soldiers of Fortune (TV Series)
- The Greater Magic (1956) ... Kamele (uncredited)
 1956 The First Traveling Saleslady
Amos (uncredited)
 1955 Screen Directors Playhouse (TV Series)
- Lincoln's Doctor's Dog (1955) ... Simon (as Johnny Lee)
 1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1953 Ramar of the Jungle (TV Series)
Chief Warren
- Savage Fury (1953) ... Chief Warren
 1952 The Narrow Margin
Waiter (uncredited)
 1951 My Forbidden Past
Toy Vendor (uncredited)
 1948 Boarding House Blues
Stanley (as John D. Lee Jr.)
 1948 The Return of Mandy's Husband (as John D. Lee Jr.)
 1946 Mantan Runs for Mayor (as John D. Lee Jr.)
 1943 Stormy Weather
Lyles (uncredited)
 1942 Tales of Manhattan
Shantytown Carpenter (Robeson sequence) (uncredited)
 1936 The Green Pastures
Angel (uncredited)
 1932 The Black King
Count of Zanzibar
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John D. Lee Jr.

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