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Jackie Moran (I) (1923–1990)

One of the lesser remembered but quite active child actors during the 30s and 40s was Jackie Moran. Born in 1923, he was a tyke model placed into films as a teen, often cast as a feisty street orphan. David O. Selznick took an interest in the gangly, fair-haired lad and cast him as Huckleberry Finn in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) and in ... See full bio »

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Known For

Gone with the Wind Phil Meade
Road to Perdition Soundtrack
Buck Rogers George 'Buddy' Wade
Barefoot Boy Billy Whittaker


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 1971 Code Name: Raw-Hide
The Chief (as Jack Moran)
 1967 Common Law Cabin
Dewey Hoople
 1946 Betty Co-Ed
Ted Harris
 1946 High School Hero
Jimmy Forrest
 1946 Freddie Steps Out
Jimmy Forrest
 1946/I Junior Prom
Jimmy Forrest
 1945 There Goes Kelly
Jimmy Kelly
 1945 Let's Go Steady
Roy Spencer
 1944 Three Little Sisters
Chad Jones
 1944 Janie
Mickey - a Sailor
 1944 Since You Went Away
Johnny Mahoney
 1944 Song of the Open Road
Jack Moran
 1944 Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble
Spud (uncredited)
 1943 Henry Aldrich Haunts a House
Whit Bidecker
 1943 Nobody's Darling
Charles Grant Jr.
 1941 Let's Go Collegiate
 1941 The Gang's All Here
Chick Daly
 1940 The Old Swimmin' Hole
Chris Carter
 1940 Haunted House
Jimmie Atkins
 1940 Tomboy
 1939 Gone with the Wind
Phil Meade
 1939 Meet Dr. Christian
Don Hewitt
 1939 Everybody's Hobby
Robert Leslie
 1939 Buck Rogers
George 'Buddy' Wade
 1939 The Spirit of Culver
 1938 Barefoot Boy
Billy Whittaker
 1938 Mother Carey's Chickens
Gilbert Carey
 1938 Arson Gang Busters
Jimmy Riler
 1938 Mad About Music
 1938 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Huckleberry Finn
 1937 Michael O'Halloran
Michael O'Halloran
 1937 Outcast
Freddie Simmerson
 1936 Valiant Is the Word for Carrie
Paul Darnley (as a Child)
 1936 Counterfeit
Duckfoot (uncredited)
 1936 And So They Were Married
Tommy Blake
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Jack Moran | John E. Moran

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Appeared in two movies nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Gone with the Wind (1939) and Since You Went Away (1944). "Gone with the Wind" is a winner in this category.

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