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Jon Richards (I) (1904–1988)

Jon Richards was born on February 13, 1904 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA as John Richards. He was an actor, known for Annie (1982), Shaft (1971) and The United States Steel Hour (1953). He died on February 1, 1988 in New York, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Annie Frack
Shaft Elevator Starter
The United States Steel Hour Professor Coogan / Travel Agent


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 1982 Annie
 1975 The Reincarnation of Peter Proud
Newspaper Custodian
 1974 Amazing Grace
Train Conductor
 1971 Shaft
Elevator Starter
 1971 Plaza Suite
Waiter (uncredited)
 1970 I Never Sang for My Father
Marvin Scott
 1965 For the People (TV Series)
Meredith Fulmer
- Any Benevolent Purpose (1965) ... Meredith Fulmer
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Dr. Zilke / Arthur Devon
- A Messenger to Everyone (1964) ... Dr. Zilke
- A Postcard from Yucatan (1964) ... Arthur Devon
 1964 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series)
- Hi, Society (1964) ... Pringle
 1961-1963 The Defenders (TV Series)
Juror #1 / Clerk
- Judgment Eve (1963) ... Juror #1
- Killer Instinct (1961) ... Clerk
 1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Undetermined Bit Role
- The White Elephant (1963) ... Undetermined Bit Role (uncredited)
 1954-1957 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Travel Agent / Professor Coogan
- Inspired Alibi (1957) ... Travel Agent
- The Grand Tour (1954) ... Professor Coogan
 1955 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
Bernard Welkins
- Brief Encounter (1955) ... Bernard Welkins
 1954 The Web (TV Series)
- The Barrier (1954)

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"Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie?," written by Don Petersen; directed by Michael Schultz; produced by Philip Rose and Huntington Hartford, and in association with Jay Weston; with Michael Brandon (portraying Prince); Bob Christian (portraying Deek); Laura Figueroa (portraying Marietta); Hal Holbrook (portraying Mr. Winters); Lauren... See more »

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