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John 'Bud' Cardos

Actor | Stunts | Transportation Department
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KNOWN FOR 
Memento (2000) | Legends of the West (1992) | Secretary (2002)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
AKA 
Bud Cardos | John B. Cardos | John Bud Cardos | Johnny Cardos | John Cardos | Bud Cordos  Less
BORN 
Dec 20, 1929 (age 87)

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Past Film & Video (69 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for SmileSmile Transportation Captain (U.S.) (as John B. Cardos)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Good Humor ManThe Good Humor Man Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 2005 $1MM
  • Primary photo for D.E.B.S.D.E.B.S. Driver (as Bud Cardos)  Less 2004 $3.5MM $97K / —
  • Primary photo for SecretarySecretary Driver  Less 2002 $4MM $4.1MM / $9.3MM
  • Primary photo for BirdseyeBirdseye Driver (as John Bud Cardos)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for An American RhapsodyAn American Rhapsody Driver (Los Angeles)  Less 2001 $850K / —
  • Primary photo for MementoMemento Driver (as John Bud Cardos)  Less 2000 $9MM $26MM / $40MM
  • Primary photo for Fast Lane to VegasFast Lane to Vegas (Video) Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Storm CatcherStorm Catcher Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 1999 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Caught UpCaught Up Driver  Less 1998 $6.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for PhantomsPhantoms Driver (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1998 $5.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for DriveDrive Driver (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1997 $3.5MM
  • Primary photo for City of IndustryCity of Industry Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 1997 $8MM $1.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Judge and JuryJudge and Jury Transportation Captain (as John Cardos)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pie in the SkyPie in the Sky Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Bio-DomeBio-Dome Transportation Captain (as John Cardos)  Less 1996 $15MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Animal Instincts IIIAnimal Instincts III (Video) Best Boy Electric (as John Cardos)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for SavateSavate (Video) Very Special Thanks, Transportation Coordinator (as John Cardos)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The ForceThe Force (Video) Grip (as John Cardos)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Legends of the WestLegends of the West Director  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Act of PiracyAct of Piracy Steward (as John Cardos), Director, Stunts  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Gor IIGor II Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Skeleton CoastSkeleton Coast Director  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for BulliesBullies Second Unit Director  Less 1986 CAD 1.8MM $3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Last ResortLast Resort Stunt Coordinator  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for MutantMutant Director  Less 1984 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Day Time EndedThe Day Time Ended Director  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The DarkThe Dark Director, Producer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Death DimensionDeath Dimension Second Unit Director, Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Charge of the Model T'sCharge of the Model T's Special Effects (as Bud Cordos)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Kingdom of the SpidersKingdom of the Spiders Director  Less 1977 $500K $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Whale of a TaleA Whale of a Tale Second Unit Director  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Black SamuraiBlack Samurai Associate Producer (as John Bud Cardos)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Find the LadyFind the Lady Second Unit Director (as John Cardos), Stunts (as John Cardos)  Less 1976 CAD 895K
  • Primary photo for Breaking PointBreaking Point Fleming, Second Unit Director  Less 1976 CAD 1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved HollywoodWon Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Second Unit Director (uncredited)  Less 1976 $4MM
  • Primary photo for It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the TimeIt Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time Second Unit Director (as John Cardos)  Less 1975 CAD 1.2MM
  • Primary photo for Kitty Can't Help ItKitty Can't Help It Second Unit Director (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Sunday in the CountrySunday in the Country Special Effects Director (as John Cardos)  Less 1974 CAD 700K
  • Primary photo for Dead of NightDead of Night Production Manager (as John Cardos)  Less 1974 $235K
  • Primary photo for Candy Stripe NursesCandy Stripe Nurses Stunt Coordinator (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for House of TerrorHouse of Terror Second Unit Director  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Domo ArigatoDomo Arigato Production Manager  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Lash of LustLash of Lust Production Manager, Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Doomsday VoyageDoomsday Voyage Assistant Director  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Female BunchThe Female Bunch Mexican Farmer (uncredited), Additional Action Sequences (as John Cardos), Director (uncredited), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for JudJud Actor, Second Unit Director, Production Manager, Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Incredible 2-Headed TransplantThe Incredible 2-Headed Transplant Second Unit Director (as John Cardos), Production Supervisor (as John Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Drag RacerDrag Racer Director  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Red, White, and BlackThe Red, White, and Black Director  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Rebel RousersThe Rebel Rousers Townspeople, Production Manager  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Horror of the Blood MonstersHorror of the Blood Monsters Vampire Caveman (uncredited), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Hell's Bloody DevilsHell's Bloody Devils Bloody Devil (as John Cardos), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1970 $150K
  • Primary photo for Five Bloody GravesFive Bloody Graves Joe Lightfoot (as John Cardos), Second Unit Director (uncredited), Associate Producer (as John Cardos), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Blood of Dracula's CastleBlood of Dracula's Castle Prison Guard (as John Cardos), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1969 $50K
  • Primary photo for The Wild BunchThe Wild Bunch Second Unit Director (uncredited), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1969 $6.2MM $639K / —
  • Primary photo for Satan's SadistsSatan's Sadists Firewater (as John Cardos), Unit Manager (as Bud Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Nightmare in WaxNightmare in Wax Sergeant Carver (as Johnny Cardos), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Killers ThreeKillers Three Bates  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Las Vegas StranglerLas Vegas Strangler Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Savage SevenThe Savage Seven Running Buck (as John Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Road HustlersThe Road Hustlers Chandler (as John Cardos), Assistant Director (as Bud Cardos), Production Manager (as Bud Cardos)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Psych-OutPsych-Out Thug (as John Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1968 $200K
  • Primary photo for A Man Called DaggerA Man Called Dagger Stunts  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Hells Angels on WheelsHells Angels on Wheels Actor (as Bud Cardos), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Run Home, SlowRun Home, Slow Actor, Production Designer, Production Manager  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Deadwood '76Deadwood '76 Hawk Russell (as John Cardos), Assistant Director (as Bud Cardos), Production Manager (uncredited), Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The BirdsThe Birds Bird Wrangler (uncredited)  Less 1963 $2.5MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for PsychoPsycho Bird Handler (uncredited)  Less 1960 $807K $32MM / $50MM
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Blue Lagoon: The AwakeningBlue Lagoon: The Awakening (TV Movie) Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Hollywood BeatHollywood Beat (TV Series) Actor  Less 1993–2005
  • Primary photo for A Face to Die ForA Face to Die For (TV Movie) Driver (as John Cardos)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Wide World of MysteryThe Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) Production Consultant ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Daniel BooneDaniel Boone (TV Series) Longknife / Tomochi ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968 2
    • The Dandy (Oct 10, 1968) Longknife (as Johnny Cardos)  Less
    • Far Side of Fury (Mar 7, 1968) Tomochi (as Johnny Cardos)  Less
  • Primary photo for The High ChaparralThe High Chaparral (TV Series) Third Bandit ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • The Terrorist (Dec 17, 1967) Third Bandit (as John Cardos)  Less
  • Primary photo for CusterCuster (TV Series) Brave Bull ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • Dangerous Prey (Dec 6, 1967) Brave Bull (as Johnny Cardos)  Less
  • Primary photo for The MonroesThe Monroes (TV Series) Wolf ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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