John Beal

Actor, Soundtrack

Actor, Soundtrack


John Beal was born James Andrew Bliedung on August 13, 1909, in Joplin, Missouri. The son of a department store owner and concert pianist, he began acting in school and church plays and decided to pursue it as a career following his B.S. degree in economics from the University of Pennsylvania. The more marquee-friendly stage moniker of "John Beal" ...
Birth date
1909-08-13
Death date
1997-04-26

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Firm
Nathan Locke
1993
ActorThe Kid Who Loved Christmas
(TV Movie) Cameron
1990
ActorA Place at the Table
(TV Movie) Jim Wilson
1988
ActorA Year in the Life
(TV Series) Turkey Farmer - So Much Water So Close to Home (1987) ... Turkey Farmer
1987
ActorAmityville 3-D
Harold Caswell
1983
ActorJennifer: A Woman's Story
(TV Movie) Prof. Eric Wohlstrom
1979
ActorBarnaby Jones
(TV Series) Stanley Long - Prisoner of Deceit (1977) ... Stanley Long
1977
ActorEleanor and Franklin: The White House Years
(TV Movie) Dr. Carr
1977
ActorFamily
(TV Series) James Lawrence - On the First Day of Christmas (1976) ... James Lawrence - Skeleton in the Closet (1976) ... James Lawrence
1976
ActorArk II
(TV Series) Grandfather - The Balloon (1976) ... Grandfather
1976
ActorThe Streets of San Francisco
(TV Series) Chuck Moran - In Case of Madness (1976) ... Chuck Moran
1976
ActorThe Adams Chronicles
(TV Mini-Series) Charles Francis Adams - Chapter XIII: Charles Francis Adams II, Industrialist (1976) ... Charles Francis Adams - Chapter XII: Henry Adams, Historian (1976) ... Charles Francis Adams - Chapter XI: Charles Francis Adams, Minister to Great Britain (1976) ... Charles Francis Adams
1976
ActorThe Blue Knight
(TV Series) Doc Lazar - Triple Threat (1975) ... Doc Lazar
1975
ActorThe Legend of Lizzie Borden
(TV Movie) Dr. Bowen
1975
ActorThe Waltons
(TV Series) Mason Beardsley - The Visitor (1974) ... Mason Beardsley
1974
ActorLincoln
(TV Mini-Series) Senator Fogelson - Mrs. Lincoln's Husband (1974) ... Senator Fogelson
1974
ActorKojak
(TV Series) McKinney - Down a Long and Lonely River (1974) ... McKinney
1974
ActorHawkins
(TV Series) Judge - Candidate for Murder (1974) ... Judge
1974
ActorThe Bride
Father
1973
ActorDark Shadows
(TV Series) Judge Vail - Episode #1.1197 (1971) ... Judge Vail - Episode #1.1186 (1971) ... Judge Vail - Episode #1.1185 (1971) ... Judge Vail - Episode #1.1181 (1971) ... Judge Vail - Episode #1.1179 (1970) ... Judge Vail Show all 9 episodes
1970-1971
ActorThe Jackie Gleason Show
(TV Series) George Marshall - The Honeymooners: Operation Protest (1970) ... George Marshall
1970
ActorThis Town Will Never Be the Same
(TV Movie) Pirelli
1969
ActorA Case of Libel
(TV Movie) Coles
1968
ActorNET Playhouse
(TV Series) - An Evening Journey to Conway Massachusetts (1967)
1967
ActorCoronet Blue
(TV Series) Maurice Straigh - A Dozen Demons (1967) ... Maurice Straigh
1967
ActorFor the People
(TV Series) Arthur Genessee - With Intent to Influence (1965) ... Arthur Genessee
1965
ActorAnother World
(TV Series) Jim Matthews - Episode #1.1 (1964) ... Jim Matthews
1964
ActorThe Doctors and the Nurses
(TV Series) Dr. Henden / Mr. Hendon - The Imperfect Prodigy (1964) ... Mr. Hendon - Two Black Candles (1962) ... Dr. Henden - Dr. Lillian (1962) ... Dr. Henden - The Barbara Bowers Story (1962) ... Dr. Henden
1962-1964
ActorEast Side/West Side
(TV Series) Ross - The Beatnik and the Politician (1964) ... Ross
1964
ActorThe Lieutenant
(TV Series) Ben Rice - Gone the Sun (1964) ... Ben Rice
1964
ActorThe United States Steel Hour
(TV Series) Col. Bill Wheeler / Steven Barlow / Mr. Hare - The Soldier Ran Away (1963) ... Col. Bill Wheeler - Farewell to Innocence (1962) - Whisper of Evil (1959) ... Steven Barlow - Little Charlie Don't Want a Saddle (1957) ... Mr. Hare
1957-1963
ActorThe Defenders
(TV Series) Dr. Roth - Madman: Part 2 (1962) ... Dr. Roth - Madman: Part 1 (1962) ... Dr. Roth
1962
ActorTen Who Dared
Maj. John Wesley Powell
1960
ActorRoad to Reality
(TV Series) Dr. Lewis
1960
ActorThe Alaskans
(TV Series) Cass Wilson - The Bride Wore Black (1960) ... Cass Wilson
1960
ActorOne Step Beyond
(TV Series) Otto Becher - The Lovers (1960) ... Otto Becher
1960
ActorBonanza
(TV Series) Phillip Diedesheimer - The Phillip Diedesheimer Story (1959) ... Phillip Diedesheimer
1959
ActorThe Loretta Young Show
(TV Series) Father - The Strangers That Came to Town (1959) ... Father
1959
ActorThe Sound and the Fury
Howard Compson
1959
ActorThe Ann Sothern Show
(TV Series) Nathaniel - Three Loves Has Katy (1959) ... Nathaniel
1959
ActorThe Millionaire
(TV Series) Paul Naylor - The Paul Naylor Story (1958) ... Paul Naylor
1958
ActorSuspicion
(TV Series) - The Bull Skinner (1958)
1958
ActorMatinee Theatre
(TV Series) - Anxious Night (1958)
1958
ActorThat Night!
Commuter Christopher J. Bowden
1957
ActorStudio One in Hollywood
(TV Series) Maj. Saks / Samuel Edison / Juror #2 - The Human Barrier (1957) ... Maj. Saks - The Boy Who Changed the World (1954) ... Samuel Edison - Twelve Angry Men (1954) ... Juror #2
1954-1957
ActorThe Vampire
Dr. Paul Beecher
1957
ActorGoodyear Playhouse
(TV Series) Adam Waring - The Princess Back Home (1957) ... Adam Waring - Tigers Don't Sing (1952)
1952-1957
ActorRobert Montgomery Presents
(TV Series) Birger Dahlerus / Ken, the Commuter - The Week the World Stood Still (1957) ... Birger Dahlerus - The Long Way Home (1956) ... Ken, the Commuter
1956-1957
ActorThe Elgin Hour
(TV Series) Harvey - High Man (1954) ... Harvey
1954
ActorGeneral Electric Theater
(TV Series) John Desmond - You Are Young Only Once (1954) ... John Desmond
1954
ActorInner Sanctum
(TV Series) Tim / Vic - Watcher by the Dead (1954) ... Tim - Cat Calls (1954) ... Vic
1954
ActorThe Ford Television Theatre
(TV Series) Father James Gallagher - The Good of His Soul (1954) ... Father James Gallagher
1954
ActorThe Philip Morris Playhouse
(TV Series) - A Soldier's Return (1954) - To Love and to Cherish (1953)
1953-1954
ActorOmnibus
(TV Series) Francis (segment "The Duchess and the Smugs") - The Duchess and the Smugs (1954) ... Francis (segment "The Duchess and the Smugs")
1954
ActorCampbell Summer Soundstage
(TV Series) - The Meaning of Truth (1953)
1953
ActorKraft Theatre
(TV Series) - The Intruder (1953)
1953
ActorRemains to Be Seen
Dr. Glenson
1953
ActorThe Philco Television Playhouse
(TV Series) - The Trip to Bountiful (1953) - Something's Got to Give (1949)
1949-1953
ActorThe Trip to Bountiful
(TV Movie) Ludie Watts
1953
ActorSchlitz Playhouse
(TV Series) - Double Exposure (1952)
1952
ActorMy Six Convicts
Doc
1952
ActorHallmark Hall of Fame
(TV Series) Roger Williams - The Story of Roger Williams (1952) ... Roger Williams
1952
ActorPersonal Appearance Theater
(TV Series) - House Guest (1951)
1951
ActorLights Out
(TV Series) - The Crushed Rose (1951) - The Waxwork (1950)
1950-1951
ActorNash Airflyte Theatre
(TV Series) - The Professor's Punch (1951)
1951
ActorPulitzer Prize Playhouse
(TV Series) Charley Bemis - The Wisdom Tooth (1951) ... Charley Bemis
1951
ActorMusical Comedy Time
(TV Series) Bilge - Hit the Deck (1950) ... Bilge
1950
ActorChicago Deadline
Paul Jean d'Ur
1949
ActorSong of Surrender
Dubois
1949
ActorThe Chevrolet Tele-Theatre
(TV Series) - The Birthday Party (1949)
1949
ActorColgate Theatre
(TV Series) - Something's Got to Give (1949)
1949
ActorAlimony
Dan Barker
1949
ActorYour Show Time
(TV Series) - The Necklace (1949)
1949
ActorSo Dear to My Heart
Jeremiah as an Adult - Narrator (voice)
1948
ActorMessenger of Peace
Pastor Armin Ritter
1947
ActorKey Witness
Milton Higby
1947
ActorLand and Live in the Desert
(Short) Sam - Skipper (uncredited)
1945
ActorPhotographic Intelligence for Bombardment Aviation
(Documentary short) Major Dean (uncredited)
1943
ActorEdge of Darkness
Johann Stensgard
1943
ActorLet's Have Fun
Richard Gilbert
1943
ActorStand By All Networks
Ben Fallon
1942
ActorAtlantic Convoy
Carl Hansen
1942
ActorOne Thrilling Night
Horace Jason
1942
ActorDoctors Don't Tell
Dr. Ralph Sawyer
1941
ActorEllery Queen and the Perfect Crime
Walter Matthews
1941
ActorThe Cat and the Canary
Fred Blythe
1939
ActorThe Great Commandment
Joel
1939
ActorThe Arkansas Traveler
John 'Johnnie' Daniels
1938
ActorI Am the Law
Paul Ferguson
1938
ActorPort of Seven Seas
Marius
1938
ActorBeg, Borrow or Steal
Count Bill Cherau
1937
ActorDanger Patrol
Dan Loring
1937
ActorDouble Wedding
Waldo Beaver
1937
ActorMadame X
Raymond Fleuriot
1937
ActorBorder Cafe
Keith Whitney
1937
ActorThe Man Who Found Himself
Jim Stanton
1937
ActorWe Who Are About to Die
John E. 'Johnny' Thompson
1937
ActorM'Liss
Stephen Thorne
1936
ActorBreak of Hearts
Johnny Lawrence
1935
ActorLes Misérables
Marius
1935
ActorLaddie
Laddie Stanton
1935
ActorThe Little Minister
Gavin
1934
ActorHat, Coat, and Glove
Jerry Hutchins
1934
ActorAnother Language
Jerry Hallam
1933
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackAlimony
(performer: "Lullaby")
1949
SoundtrackSo Dear to My Heart
(performer: "So Dear to My Heart" - uncredited)
1948
SoundtrackBorder Cafe
("Celito Lindo", uncredited) / (performer: "How Dry I Am" - uncredited)
1937
SoundtrackBreak of Hearts
(performer: "The Wedding March" (1842) - uncredited)
1935
RoleTitleYear
SelfHollywood Preview
(TV Series) Self - Actor - Episode #1.6 (1955) ... Self - Actor
1955
SelfFreedom Rings
(TV Series) Host (1953)
1953
SelfPenthouse Party
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.18 (1951) ... Self - Episode #1.16 (1950) ... Self
1950-1951
SelfWe, the People
(TV Series) Self - Actor - Bernar Macfadden, Corinne Calvet, John Beal, Gussie Moran, Joseph Hackel (1949) ... Self - Actor
1949
SelfKnow Your Enemy - Japan
(Documentary) Narrator (uncredited)
1945
SelfEyes Aloft
(Documentary short) Major (uncredited)
1943
SelfThe First Motion Picture Unit
(Documentary short) Member of the Unit at Attention (uncredited)
1943
SelfPicture People No. 3: Hobbies of the Stars
(Short) Self
1941
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe Naked Archaeologist
(TV Series documentary) Joel - Apostles & Spies: Part 2 (2010) ... Joel - Apostles & Spies: Part 1 (2010) ... Joel - The Hairy Show (2010) ... Joel - The Bath That Changed History (2010) ... Joel - Biblical Beauty Secrets (2010) ... Joel Show all 14 episodes
2008-2010
Archive footageKatharine Hepburn: All About Me
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1993
Archive footageDracula in the Movies
(Video documentary) Self
1992
Archive footageThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Major John Wesley Powell - Ten Who Dared (1968) ... Major John Wesley Powell
1968