John McNamara (I) (1906–1968)

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John McNamara was born on May 10, 1906 in Emmetsburg, Iowa, USA as Richard Omar Seymour. He was an actor, known for From Hell It Came (1957), The Californians (1957) and Live Fast, Die Young (1958). He was married to Bertha Josephine Gjarde. He died on October 27, 1968 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

From Hell It Came Prof. Clark
The Californians Captain Whitehead / Paul Saunders
The Lost Missile Civil Aeronautics Board Officer


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 1957-1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Dr. Robert Shelby / Peter Cole
- The Case of the Posthumous Painter (1961) ... Dr. Robert Shelby
- The Case of the Sleepwalker's Niece (1957) ... Peter Cole
 1960 Full Circle (TV Series)
Loyal Crowder
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... Loyal Crowder
- Episode dated 1 July 1960 (1960) ... Loyal Crowder
 1960 Portrait in Black
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
General A. W. Withers
- Dark of the Sun (1960) ... General A. W. Withers
 1960 Ma Barker's Killer Brood
Mr. Khortney
 1959 Cheyenne (TV Series)
- Prisoner of Moon Mesa (1959) ... Williams
 1959 Markham (TV Series)
Raphael Ariargua
- Paris Encounter (1959) ... Raphael Ariargua
 1958-1959 The Californians (TV Series)
Captain Whitehead / Paul Saunders
- One Ton of Peppercorns (1959) ... Captain Whitehead
- J. Jimmerson Jones, Inc. (1958) ... Paul Saunders
 1959 Imitation of Life
Doctor (uncredited)
 1959 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Captain Cory
- Pursuit (1959) ... Captain Cory
 1958 The Lost Missile
Civil Aeronautics Board Officer
 1958 Behind Closed Doors (TV Series)
- Mig 9 (1958) ... Ingram
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Dr. Carl Huston
- The Norman Conover Story (1958) ... Dr. Carl Huston
 1958 War of the Colossal Beast
 1958 Crash Landing
Phil Burton
 1958 Live Fast, Die Young
 1958 The Return of Dracula
Sheriff Bicknell (uncredited)
 1958 The True Story of Lynn Stuart
Doctor (uncredited)
 1958 Suicide Battalion
Colonel Craig
 1957-1958 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
Donald Ashley / Steve Scott
- The Ashley Case (1958) ... Donald Ashley
- Ghost Town Flight (1957) ... Steve Scott
 1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Lewis Branton
- Deep Fraud (1957) ... Lewis Branton
 1957 Slaughter on 10th Avenue
Judge Craiger
 1957 From Hell It Came
Prof. Clark
 1957 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
- The Intruder (1957) ... Doctor
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He directed John Patrick's play, "Everybody Loves Opal," at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, California with Zasu Pitts in the cast. C. Lowell Lees was artistic director. Winfield Gill was prop coordinator.


Bertha Josephine Gjarde  (divorced)

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Son of Clyde John Seymour Sr. and Genevieve Gertrude McNamara. See more »

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