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Jess Barker (1912–2000)

Jess Barker was born on June 4, 1912 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA. He was an actor, known for Reign of Terror (1949), Scarlet Street (1945) and Cover Girl (1944). He was married to Susan Hayward. He died on August 8, 2000 in North Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Reign of Terror Saint Just
Scarlet Street Damon Janeway
Cover Girl John Coudair as a Young Man
Idea Girl Larry Brewster


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 1977 Sudden Death
 1975 Murph the Surf
Museum Guard
 1972 O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series)
Harold Stoneman
- Operation: White Fire (1972) ... Harold Stoneman
 1972 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Paul Carter
- The Tip (1972) ... Paul Carter
 1968 The Green Berets
Soldier (uncredited)
 1961-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Doug Hamilton / Walter Eastman
- The Case of the Murderous Mermaid (1965) ... Doug Hamilton
- The Case of the Injured Innocent (1961) ... Walter Eastman
 1964 The Night Walker
 1957 Captain David Grief (TV Series)
- Quarantine (1957) ... Wright
 1957 The Silent Service (TV Series)
Lt. Cmdr. P. E. Summers
- The U.S.S. Pampanito Story (1957) ... Lt. Cmdr. P. E. Summers
 1956 The Peacemaker
Ed Halcomb
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- The Hollow Woman (1956) ... Charles
 1956 Three Bad Sisters
George Gurney
 1955 The Adventures of Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Mr. Harvey
- Once a Killer (1955) ... Mr. Harvey
 1955 Shack Out on 101
 1955 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
Capt. Osborn
- The Case of Operation Sabotage (1955) ... Capt. Osborn
 1955 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Felix Lombard
- The Mildred Milliken Story (1955) ... Felix Lombard
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Jeffries
- Out of Nowhere (1955) ... Dr. Jeffries
 1955 Kentucky Rifle
Daniel Foster
 1954 The Joe Palooka Story (TV Series)
Harry Rogers
- The Long Wait (1954) ... Harry Rogers
 1954 The Whistler (TV Series)
Larry Shaw
- Stolen Chance (1954) ... Larry Shaw
 1954 Adventures of the Falcon (TV Series)
- Picture in the Case (1954) ... Sarin
 1954 Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson (TV Series)
- Hands (1954)
 1954 Petticoat Revolution (TV Movie)
 1954 Dragonfly Squadron
 1953 Marry Me Again
 1951 Racket Squad (TV Series)
Jim Edwards
- The Case of the Miracle Mud (1951) ... Jim Edwards
 1950 The Milkman
John Carter
 1949 Reign of Terror
Saint Just
 1949 Take One False Step
Arnold Sykes
 1946 The Time of Their Lives
Thomas Danbury
 1946 Idea Girl
Larry Brewster
 1946 Girl on the Spot
Rick Crane
 1945 Scarlet Street
Damon Janeway
 1945 The Daltons Ride Again
Jeff Colton
 1945 This Love of Ours
 1945 Senorita from the West
Tim Winters
 1945 Keep Your Powder Dry
Junior Vanderheusen
 1944 She's a Soldier Too
Dr. Bill White
 1944 Jam Session
George Carter Haven
 1944 Cover Girl
John Coudair as a Young Man
 1943 Government Girl
Dana McGuire
 1943 Good Luck, Mr. Yates
Oliver B. Yates
 1936 The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
Merd Falin (as Philip Barker)
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Stage: Appeared in "You Can't Take It With You" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman (also director). Scenic Design by Donald Oenslager. Techncial Assistant to Mr. Oenslager: Isaac Benesch. Press Representative: John Peter Toohey. Booth Theatre (moved to The Imperial Theatre from 19 Sep 1938-close): 14 Dec ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Philip Barker


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