John Houseman (I) (1902–1988)

Actor | Producer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
The Paper Chase (1978-1986) | The Fog (1980) | Rollerball (1975)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
Jack
BORN 
Sep 22, 1902 (died Oct 31, 1988)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (43 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for LincolnLincoln (TV Mini-series) Gen. Winfield Scott ( 2 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for Noble HouseNoble House (TV Mini-series) Sir Geoffrey Allison ( 4 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 4
    • Part IV (Feb 24, 1988) Sir Geoffrey Allison  Less
    • Part III (Feb 23, 1988) Sir Geoffrey Allison (credit only)  Less
    • Part II (Feb 22, 1988) Sir Geoffrey Allison (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Silver SpoonsSilver Spoons (TV Series) Grandpa Stratton ( 14 episodes, 1982–1987 )  Less 1982–1987 14
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  • Primary photo for The Paper ChaseThe Paper Chase (TV Series) Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr. ( 58 episodes, 1978–1986 )  Less 1978–1986 58
    • Graduation (Aug 9, 1986) Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.  Less
    • Suppressed Desires (Jul 15, 1986) Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.  Less
    • Honor (Jul 8, 1986) Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.  Less
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  • Primary photo for A.D.A.D. (TV Mini-series) Gamaliel ( 5 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 5
    • Part 5 (Apr 4, 1985) Gamaliel  Less
    • Part 4 (Apr 3, 1985) Gamaliel  Less
    • Part 3 (Apr 2, 1985) Gamaliel  Less
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  • Primary photo for America's Musical TheaterAmerica's Musical Theater (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Director (theatre production) ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Choices of the HeartChoices of the Heart (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Freedom to SpeakFreedom to Speak (TV Mini-series) Benjamin Franklin  Less 1983– 
  • Primary photo for The Winds of WarThe Winds of War (TV Mini-series) Aaron Jastrow ( 7 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983 7
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  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Network Newscaster ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Mork & MindyMork & Mindy (TV Series) Milt ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Marco PoloMarco Polo (TV Mini-series) Patriarch of Aquileia ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for A Christmas Without SnowA Christmas Without Snow (TV Movie) Ephraim Adams  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The BabysitterThe Babysitter (TV Movie) Dr. Lindquist  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Gideon's TrumpetGideon's Trumpet (TV Movie) Chief Justice / Offscreen Narrator, Executive Producer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The AssociatesThe Associates (TV Series) Professor Kingsfield ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The Last ConvertibleThe Last Convertible (TV Mini-series) Dr. Wetherell ( 3 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 3
  • Primary photo for The French Atlantic AffairThe French Atlantic Affair (TV Mini-series) Dr. Archady Clemens ( 3 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 3
  • Primary photo for AspenAspen (TV Mini-series) Joseph Merrill Drummond ( 2 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 2
  • Primary photo for The Best of FamiliesThe Best of Families (TV Mini-series) Host  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for Washington: Behind Closed DoorsWashington: Behind Closed Doors (TV Mini-series) Myron Dunn ( 6 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 6
    • Part 6 (Sep 11, 1977) Myron Dunn  Less
    • Part 5 (Sep 10, 1977) Myron Dunn  Less
    • Part 4 (Sep 9, 1977) Myron Dunn  Less
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  • Primary photo for Our TownOur Town (TV Movie) Prof. Willard (scenes deleted)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Displaced PersonThe Displaced Person (TV Movie) Father Flynn  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Bionic WomanThe Bionic Woman (TV Series) Dr. Franklin ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
  • Primary photo for Captains and the KingsCaptains and the Kings (TV Mini-series) Judge Newell Chisholm ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 2
    • Chapter VII (Nov 18, 1976) Judge Newell Chisholm  Less
    • Chapter VI (Nov 11, 1976) Judge Newell Chisholm  Less
  • Primary photo for The Six Million Dollar ManThe Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series) Doctor Franklin ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Six Characters in Search of an AuthorSix Characters in Search of an Author (TV Movie) The Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Hazard's PeopleHazard's People (TV Movie) John Hazard  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Truman at PotsdamTruman at Potsdam (TV Movie) Winston Churchill  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Time of Your LifeThe Time of Your Life (TV Movie) Artistic Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Adams ChroniclesThe Adams Chronicles (TV Mini-series) Justice Gridley ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Dr. Fawcett ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Fear on TrialFear on Trial (TV Movie) Mike Collins  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Clarence DarrowClarence Darrow (TV Movie) Himself, Director (stage production)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Country GirlThe Country Girl (TV Movie) Director (stage production)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Evening PrimroseEvening Primrose (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963 3
  • Primary photo for DillingerDillinger (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Producer ( 7 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959 7
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  • Primary photo for The Seven Lively ArtsThe Seven Lively Arts (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 1957–1958 )  Less 1957–1958 10
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  • Primary photo for Fireside TheatreFireside Theatre (TV Series) Producer  Less 1949–1955
  • Primary photo for Your Favorite StoryYour Favorite Story (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Sorry, Wrong NumberSorry, Wrong Number (TV Short) Director, Producer  Less 1946
Self (37 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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