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John Napier (I) (1926–2008)

John Napier was born on December 2, 1926 in Roda, Virginia, USA. He was an actor, known for Search for Tomorrow (1951), The Slender Thread (1965) and The Gypsy Moths (1969). He died on November 17, 2008 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Search for Tomorrow
Search for Tomorrow Cliff Williams (1962)
(1951)
The Slender Thread
The Slender Thread Dr. Alden Van
(1965)
The Gypsy Moths
The Gypsy Moths Dick Donford
(1969)
Rough Night in Jericho
(1967)

Filmography

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 1969 The Girl Who Knew Too Much
Danny Deshea
 1969 Bracken's World (TV Series)
Photographer
- Fade In (1969) ... Photographer
 1969 The Gypsy Moths
Dick Donford
 1969 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Mr. Frazier
- Breakout to a Fast Buck (1969) ... Mr. Frazier
 1968 Land of the Giants (TV Series)
Convict
- Manhunt (1968) ... Convict
 1968 The Man from the 25th Century (TV Short)
Karl Baldwin
 1967 Rough Night in Jericho
McGivern
 1967 The Invaders (TV Series)
Alien #1
- The Ivy Curtain (1967) ... Alien #1
 1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
Fred McHenry
- A Very Small Injustice (1967) ... Fred McHenry
 1966 The Time Tunnel (TV Series)
Capt. Jenkins
- The Last Patrol (1966) ... Capt. Jenkins
 1966 Bonanza (TV Series)
Chris Milner
- The Emperor Norton (1966) ... Chris Milner
 1966 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Rev. Ken Cleveland / Ken Cleveland
- Never So Happy (1966) ... Rev. Ken Cleveland
- The Next Thing to Murder (1966) ... Rev. Ken Cleveland
- The Last to Believe in Miracles (1966) ... Rev. Ken Cleveland
- A Quick Look at Glory (1966) ... Ken Cleveland
- The Atheist and the True Believer (1966) ... Ken Cleveland
 1965 The Slender Thread
Dr. Alden Van
 1964-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Mark Chester / Bruce Jay / Tommy Stiller
- The Case of the Candy Queen (1965) ... Mark Chester
- The Case of the Sleepy Slayer (1964) ... Bruce Jay
- The Case of the Garrulous Go-Between (1964) ... Tommy Stiller
 1965 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
Lieutenant / Lieutenant Ames
- PFC Gomer Pyle (1965) ... Lieutenant
- Old Man Carter (1965) ... Lieutenant Ames
 1965 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
Coggeshall
- Anne Hutchinson (1965) ... Coggeshall
 1964 Father Goose
Lt. Cartwright (uncredited)
 1964 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Ralph Boyce
- Parties to the Crime (1964) ... Ralph Boyce
 1964 The Farmer's Daughter (TV Series)
Danny - as Adult
- Katy's 76th Birthday (1964) ... Danny - as Adult
 1956-1957 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
George Applegate / Sergeant
- John Doe #154 (1957) ... George Applegate
- Terror at My Heels (1956) ... Sergeant
 1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Andy
- Article 94 - Homicide (1957) ... Andy
 1956 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Private Sparks
- Operation Three R's (1956) ... Private Sparks
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Cliff Williams (1962)
 1949 The Big Story (TV Series)
Larry
- Turnpike Terror ... Larry
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Played leads in the following plays in stock: Bus Stop, Picnic, The Rainmaker (with Geraldine Page & Frank McHugh), Tea and Sympathy (with Linda Darnell), Sabrina Fair (with Peggy Ann Garner), Holiday (with Kim Hunter), Dial M for Murder (with Lee Bowman), King of Hearts (with Jules Munshin), On Borrowed Time (with Gene Lockhart), No Time for Sergeants, and Cat On a Hot ... See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

Later worked as a corporate financial executive after retiring from acting. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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