Jack Webb (I) (1920–1982)

Writer | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Adam-12 (1968-1975) | Sunset Boulevard (1950) | Pete Kelly's Blues (1955)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 wins & 3 nominations More »
AKA 
John Randolph
BORN 
Apr 2, 1920 (died Dec 23, 1982)
HEIGHT 
5' 10¼" (1.78m)

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Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (36 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 22 episodes, 2003–2004 )  Less 2003–2004 22
    • Killing Fields (Oct 11, 2006) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Riddance (Oct 10, 2006) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Retribution (May 5, 2004) Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The New Adam-12The New Adam-12 (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 12 episodes, 1990–1991 )  Less 1990–1991 12
    • The Bully (Sep 9, 1991) Writer (creator)  Less
    • Addictions (Aug 26, 1991) Writer (creator)  Less
    • Missing (Aug 19, 1991) Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Writer (creator)  Less 1989–1991
  • Primary photo for The 25th ManThe 25th Man (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Project U.F.O.Project U.F.O. (TV Series) Narrator / Announcer ( 26 episodes, 1978–1979 ) , Executive Producer ( 26 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979 26
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  • Primary photo for Emergency!Emergency! (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 12 episodes, 1972 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1972–1975 ) , Segment Director ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1972–1978 14
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  • Primary photo for Little MoLittle Mo (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for SamSam (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 7 episodes, 1977–1978 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977–1978 7
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  • Primary photo for Mobile OneMobile One (TV Series) Producer  Less 1975– 
  • Primary photo for Mobile TwoMobile Two (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 174 episodes, 1968–1975 ) , Executive Producer ( 102 episodes, 1968–1972 ) , Announcer ( 2 episodes, 1970–1973 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1968–1974 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1968 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1968–1975 174
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  • Primary photo for The Log of the Black PearlThe Log of the Black Pearl (TV Movie) Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The RangersThe Rangers (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for SierraSierra (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 10
    • The Fawn (Dec 12, 1974) Executive Producer  Less
    • Time Off (Nov 21, 1974) Executive Producer  Less
    • The Trek (Nov 14, 1974) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for ChaseChase (TV Series) Director, Producer  Less 1973–1974
  • Primary photo for ChaseChase (TV Movie) Director, Producer  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Hec RamseyHec Ramsey (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for O'Hara, U.S. TreasuryO'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 22 episodes, 1971–1972 ) , Executive Producer ( 14 episodes, 1971 ) , Narrator ( 1 episode, 1971 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971–1972 23
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  • Primary photo for The D.A.The D.A. (TV Series) Director, Executive Producer  Less 1971–1972
  • Primary photo for The PartnersThe Partners (TV Series) Commissioner Norton ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for D.A.: Conspiracy to KillD.A.: Conspiracy to Kill (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Dragnet 1967Dragnet 1967 (TV Series) Sergeant Joe Friday / Sgt. Joe Friday ( 98 episodes, 1967–1970 ) , Director ( 98 episodes, 1967–1970 ) , Writer (created by) ( 98 episodes, 1967–1970 ) , Producer ( 98 episodes, 1967–1970 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967–1970 98
    • D.H.Q.: The Victims (Apr 16, 1970) Sergeant Joe Friday, Director, Producer, Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Burglary: Baseball (Apr 9, 1970) Sergeant Joe Friday, Director, Producer, Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Robbery: The Harassing Wife (Apr 2, 1970) Sergeant Joe Friday, Director, Producer, Writer (created by) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for D.A.: Murder OneD.A.: Murder One (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Dragnet 1966Dragnet 1966 (TV Movie) Sgt. Joe Friday, Director, Producer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lewis ShowThe Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) Sergeant Joe Friday ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • Episode #1.2 (Sep 19, 1967) Sergeant Joe Friday  Less
  • Primary photo for Temple HoustonTemple Houston (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 26 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964 26
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  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 21 episodes, 1963–1964 )  Less 1963–1964 21
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  • Primary photo for G.E. TrueG.E. True (TV Series) Narrator / Host - Narrator / John Burke ( 15 episodes, 1962–1963 ) , Director ( 4 episodes, 1962–1963 ) , Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1962–1963 ) , Himself - Host ( 3 episodes, 1962–1963 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962–1963 18
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  • Primary photo for Calvin and ClydeCalvin and Clyde (TV Movie) Himself (host), Director, Producer  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Sgt. Joe Friday / Lt. Joe Friday ( 276 episodes, 1951–1959 ) , Writer (creator) ( 276 episodes, 1951–1959 ) , Director ( 85 episodes, 1951–1959 ) , Producer ( 27 episodes, 1953–1959 ) , Executive Producer ( 10 episodes, 1952–1956 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1953 ) , Writer (radio play) ( 2 episodes, 1953–1954 ) , Writer (screenplay) ( 1 episode, 1952 ) , Writer (original radio play) ( 1 episode, 1953 ) , Writer (radio script) ( 1 episode, 1953 ) , Writer (based on a radio play by) ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1951–1959 276
    • The Big Red (Aug 23, 1959) Sgt. Joe Friday, Writer (creator)  Less
    • The Big Counterfeit (Aug 16, 1959) Lt. Joe Friday, Director, Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • The Big Byron (Aug 9, 1959) Sgt. Joe Friday, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Pete Kelly's BluesPete Kelly's Blues (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 12 episodes, 1959 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 13
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  • Primary photo for The D.A.'s ManThe D.A.'s Man (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 7 episodes, 1959 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1959 )  Less 1959 7
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  • Primary photo for PeoplePeople (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Noah's ArkNoah's Ark (TV Series) Producer ( 7 episodes, 1956–1957 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1956 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1956 ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode, 1956 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956–1957 9
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  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
    • The Kill (May 17, 1956) Writer (story)  Less
  • Primary photo for Chesterfield Sound Off TimeChesterfield Sound Off Time (TV Series) Sgt. Joe Friday ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
Self (23 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1968–1978 )  Less 1968–1978
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Second Farewell SpecialJack Benny's Second Farewell Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for EscapeEscape (TV Series) Himself (Narrator) (1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for MCRD, San DiegoMCRD, San Diego Narrator  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lewis ShowThe Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for G.E. TrueG.E. True (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 18 episodes, 1962–1963 )  Less 1962–1963
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  • Primary photo for The John Glenn StoryThe John Glenn Story (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 14th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1961 )  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for A Force in ReadinessA Force in Readiness (Short) On-Camera Narrator  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1958–1961 )  Less 1958–1961
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 )  Less 1958–1959
  • Primary photo for Some of Manie's FriendsSome of Manie's Friends (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for 24 Hour Alert24 Hour Alert (Short) Himself - Jack Webb  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Host / Himself ( 3 episodes, 1953–1955 )  Less 1953–1955
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Academy AwardsThe 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Sound  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Himself / Sgt. Joe Friday ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953
    • Episode #6.8 (Dec 1, 1953) Himself / Sgt. Joe Friday  Less
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Army Information Film AIF No. 7: Code of Conduct - To ResistArmy Information Film AIF No. 7: Code of Conduct - To Resist (Short) Self  Less 1950
Archive Footage (13 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Sgt. Joe Friday ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Greenboy: Prescription for DeathGreenboy: Prescription for Death (TV Short) Joe Friday (archive footage)  Less 2013 $200
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Sgt. Joe Friday from Dragnet ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Crime Dramas (Feb 1, 2011) Sgt. Joe Friday from Dragnet (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV Land MogulsTV Land Moguls (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for Inside TV Land: Cops on CameraInside TV Land: Cops on Camera (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for FrontlineFrontline (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
    • LAPD Blues (May 15, 2001) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Sgt. Joe Friday (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Sgt. Jim Moore ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
    • Boot (Jan 6, 1996) Sgt. Jim Moore (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hey Folks, It's Intermission TimeHey Folks, It's Intermission Time (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Sgt. Joe Friday from TV series DRAGNET ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Selling of the PentagonThe Selling of the Pentagon (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Donald O'Connor ShowThe Donald O'Connor Show (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955
    • Episode #1.15 (Jun 25, 1955) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lewd EnforcementLewd Enforcement Self (archive footage)  Less
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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