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J. Frank Glendon (1885–1937)

J. Frank Glendon was born on October 25, 1885 in Buckskin Township, Ohio, USA as Jonathan Leroy Logan. He was an actor and producer, known for Lights of Old Broadway (1925), Three Pals (1926) and King of the Pecos (1936). He was married to Virginia McCandless and Leslie Cook. He died on March 17, 1937 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Lights of Old Broadway Thomas A. Edison
Three Pals Undetermined Role
King of the Pecos Brewster - Lawyer
The Lost Special Sam Slater


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 1936 The Traitor
Big George (as Frank Glendon)
 1936 The Lion's Den
Nate Welsh (as Frank Glendon)
 1936 Aces and Eights
Amos Harden (as Frank Glendon)
 1936 King of the Pecos
Brewster - Lawyer (as Frank Glendon)
 1936 Border Caballero
Wiley Taggart (as Frank Glendon)
 1935 The Fighting Marines
M.J. Buchanan (as Frank Glendon)
 1935 Sagebrush Troubadour
John Martin (as Frank Glendon)
 1935 Front Page Woman
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Border Brigands
Mountie at Jail (uncredited)
 1935 Justice of the Range
First Bidder (uncredited)
 1935 The Circle of Death
 1935 The Call of the Savage
Speaker at Conference [Ch. 1] (as Frank Glendon)
 1935 Cyclone of the Saddle
Wagon Train Gambler (uncredited)
 1935 The Phantom Empire
Professor Beetson (as Frank Glendon)
 1934 Rocky Rhodes
Elsworth (uncredited)
 1934 Law of the Wild
Lawyer Bronson [Chs. 11-12] (uncredited)
 1934 The Red Rider
Attorney (as Frank Glendon)
 1934 The Vanishing Shadow
John Cadwell (as Frank Glendon)
 1934 The Road to Ruin
Ann's Doctor (uncredited)
 1933 Notorious But Nice
Clark's Associate (as Frank Glendon)
 1933 Strange People
Robert Crandall - the Butler (as Frank Glendon)
 1933 Gun Law
Nevada Smith
 1933 Sucker Money
Meehan - Newspaper Editor
 1933 Her Splendid Folly
Charles Hemingway
 1932 The Racing Strain
 1932 Law and Lawless
'Cash' Hopton
 1932 The Lost Special
Sam Slater
 1932 I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
Arresting Officer (uncredited)
 1932 The Reckless Rider
Parson Jones
 1932 The Silver Lining
 1932 The Texas Tornado
Three Star Henley
 1931 The Cheyenne Cyclone
Dan Fanning
 1929 Border Romance
Buck (as Frank Glendon)
 1927 Cross Breed
Jacques Berreau (as Frank Glendon)
 1927 Compassion
 1926 Upstage
Mr. Weston
 1926 Smashed Back
Johnny Martin (as Frank J. Glendon)
 1926 Three Pals
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1925 Lights of Old Broadway
Thomas A. Edison (as Frank Glendon)
 1925 Tricks
New Foreman
 1925 Private Affairs
John Maddox
 1923 South Sea Love
Gerald Wilton
 1923 The Rip-Tide
Prince Tagor
 1923 Just Like a Woman
Peggy's brother
 1922 Night Life in Hollywood
Joe Powell
 1922 More to Be Pitied Than Scorned
Julian Lorraine
 1922 Kissed
Merson Torrey
 1922 Belle of Alaska
Lucky Vail
 1921 What Do Men Want?
 1921 The Forgotten Woman
Julian LaRose
 1921 A Tale of Two Worlds
 1921 Hush
Jack Stanford
 1920 Roman Candles
John Arnold Jr.
 1920 Mid-Channel
Theodore Blundell
 1920 For the Soul of Rafael
Keith Bryton
 1919 The Wishing Ring Man
Dr. John Hewitt
 1919 The Enchanted Barn
Sidney Graham
 1918 The Dawn of Understanding
Jim Wynd
 1918 By the World Forgot
Derrick Van Beekman
 1918 The Changing Woman
Johnny Armstrong
 1918 The Woman in the Web
Jack Lawford
 1918 The Wooing of Princess Pat
King Eric
 1917 A Night in New Arabia
Tom McLeod
 1917 The Renaissance at Charleroi
Grandemont Charles
 1917 The Duplicity of Hargraves
Henry Hopkins Hargraves
 1917 The Furnished Room (Short)
The Boy
 1917 The Defeat of the City
Robert Walmsley (as Frank Glendon)
 1917 The Venturers
John Forster
 1917 Wrath of Love
Dave Blake (as Frank Glendon)
 1917 Strictly Business (Short)
 1917 The Light in Darkness
J. Arthur Converse
 1917 The Marionettes (Short)
 1917 The Third Ingredient (Short)
 1917 Friends in San Rosario (Short)
Bank Examiner
 1916 The House of Mirrors
Edward Martindale
 1916 Her American Prince
 1916 The Price of Malice
Carson (as Frank Glendon)
 1916 The Salamander
Garry Lindaberry
 1915 Her Reckoning
Howard Sherbrooke
 1915 The Cannibal King (Short)
 1914 A Boomerang Swindle (Short)
Tom Pope
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Show Show Director (1 credit)
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Stage character actor, on screen from 1915. Appeared in villainous roles or occasional leads in Vitagraph dramas, as well as Universal or Mascot westerns and cliffhangers. The son of a Methodist minister, he was a graduate of Montana's Wesleyan University.


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