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John Seymour (I) (1897–1986)

John Seymour was born on October 24, 1897 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Patterns (1956), The Sporting Club (1971) and Dragonfly (1976). He was married to Abby Lewis. He died on July 10, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Patterns Mr. Gordon
The Sporting Club
Dragonfly Mr. Haviland


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 1979 You Can't Go Home Again (TV Movie)
 1976 Dragonfly
Mr. Haviland
 1971 The Sporting Club
 1961-1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Judge / Dr. Long
- Mind Over Murder (1964) ... Judge
- The Young Lovers (1961) ... Dr. Long
 1961-1963 Naked City (TV Series)
Mr. Ansted / Ryas / Lawyer 3
- The Apple Falls Not Far from the Tree (1963) ... Mr. Ansted (as John D. Seymour)
- One of the Most Important Men in the Whole World (1962) ... Ryas (as John D. Seymour)
- Shoes for Vinnie Winford (1961) ... Lawyer 3 (as John D. Seymour)
 1962 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Play's Financial Backer
- That's Show Business (1962) ... Play's Financial Backer (uncredited)
 1960 The Robert Herridge Theater (TV Series)
Mr. Delacroix
- The Lottery (1960) ... Mr. Delacroix
 1957 Mama (TV Series)
Dr. Prager
- T.R.'s Glasses (1957) ... Dr. Prager (as John D. Seymour)
 1956 Star Tonight (TV Series)
Dr. Crulin
- A Small Glass Bottle (1956) ... Dr. Crulin
 1955-1956 The Honeymooners (TV Series)
Roberts the Butler / Herbert Bascom / Dr. Hyman
- Opportunity Knocks But (1956) ... Roberts the Butler (uncredited)
- Ralph Kramden, Inc. (1956) ... Herbert Bascom (uncredited)
- Pal O' Mine (1955) ... Dr. Hyman (uncredited)
 1956 Patterns
Mr. Gordon
 1955 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
The Judge
- Molly's Pocketbook (1955) ... The Judge
 1954 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Dr. Gorman
- Fearful Decision (1954) ... Dr. Gorman
 1949-1953 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- The New Servant (1953)
 1953 The Plymouth Playhouse (TV Series)
- Justice (1953)
 1952 Celanese Theatre (TV Series)
- The Distaff Side (1952)
 1951-1952 Robert Montgomery Presents (TV Series)
- The Lonely (1952)
- Top Secret (1951)
 1951 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Secretary of Defense
- Sneak Attack (1951) ... Secretary of Defense
 1951 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- The Long View (1951) ... (as John D. Seymour)
 1949-1951 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- Operation: Airlift (1951) ... (as John D. Seymour)
- The Power Devil (1950)
- The Tentacles (1950)
 1950 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Phillips
- Gallant Lady (1950) ... Dr. Phillips
 1950 Masterpiece Playhouse (TV Series)
- Othello (1950)
 1950 The Trap (TV Series)
 1949 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series)
 1949 Lights Out (TV Series)
- Long Distance (1949) ... (as John D. Seymour)

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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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John D. Seymour

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