(10/l7/49) Radio: Appeared (as "John Forbes") in a "Screen Directors Playhouse" broadcast of "Pitfall".
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
2 Portrayals |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[observation, 1936] I'm not a kid anymore but I'm still playing boy scouts.
As of early 2007, his birthplace in the small town of Mountain View, AR still stands on the north side of Main Street. It's a modest circa 1895 house (sadly in a state of benign neglect) with a wraparound porch with a small historical marker and a badly weathered display out in front that details his 1936 engagement to Joan Blondell
, marriage to June Allyson
and more recent death of his brother.
Affable "juvenile leads" or "boy heroes", which he played into his 40s