John Philliber (1873–1944)

Up 143,388 this week
John Philliber was born on July 6, 1873 in Elkhart, Indiana, USA as John Mortimer Philliber. He was an actor, known for Double Indemnity (1944), It Happened Tomorrow (1944) and A Lady Takes a Chance (1943). He was married to Fredalena Kline. He died on November 6, 1944 in Elkhart. See full bio »

The Most Anticipated Prequels, Sequels, and Spin-Offs

Check out the most anticipated prequels, sequels, and reboots, including No Time to Die and "House of the Dragon."

See the full list

Most Anticipated Netflix Releases

Check out the most anticipated movies and series coming to Netflix.

See the full list

Related News

Around The Web


Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1000 people
created 09 Feb 2019

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of John Philliber's work have you seen?

User Polls


Known For

Double Indemnity Joe Pete
A Lady Takes a Chance Storekeeper
Summer Storm Polycarp - Petroff's Butler


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (8 credits)
 1944 Gentle Annie
 1944 Three Is a Family
Dr. Bartell
 1944 Summer Storm
Polycarp - Petroff's Butler
 1944 Ladies of Washington
Mother Henry
 1944 Double Indemnity
Joe Pete
 1944 It Happened Tomorrow
Pop Benson
 1944 Strange Confession
 1943 A Lady Takes a Chance

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Lily of the Valley. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


Fredalena Kline  (divorced)

Did You Know?


Slightly-built and balding, Philliber was primarily a stage actor. His greatest success was as Mr. Sycamore in "Winterset" on Broadway (1942). He came to films only near the end of his life, giving several poignant performances as frail elderly gentlemen. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed