John Compton

Actor

Actor


John Compton was born on June 21, 1923 in Lynchburg, Tennessee, USA as John Compton Tolley. He was an actor, known for Oh! Susanna (1951), TV Reader's Digest (1955) and Jesse James Rides Again (1947). He was married to Angela Hancock. He died on May 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Birth date
1923-06-21
Death date
2015-05-12

Known For


Oh! Susanna
Oh! Susanna
Lieutenant Cutter (1951)
TV Reader's Digest
TV Reader's Digest
Kit Carson (1955)
Jesse James Rides Again
Jesse James Rides Again
Steve Long (1947)
Navy Bound
Navy Bound
Vincent Cerrano (1951)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Real McCoys
(TV Series) Eugene - Aunt Win Steps In (1963) ... Eugene
1963
ActorSurfside 6
(TV Series) Jack Larson - The Impractical Joker (1961) ... Jack Larson
1961
ActorMen Into Space
(TV Series) Major Summers - Is There Another Civilization? (1960) ... Major Summers
1960
ActorFury
(TV Series) Chris Lambert - Packy, the Lion Tamer (1960) ... Chris Lambert - Turkey Day (1959) ... Chris Lambert - The Pulling Contest (1959) ... (uncredited)
1959-1960
ActorThe D.A.'s Man
(TV Series) Shannon - Flight 729 (1959) ... Shannon - The Duke (1959) ... Shannon - Out of Town (1959) ... Shannon - Manhattan Gigolo (1959) ... Shannon - The Actress (1959) ... Shannon Show all 26 episodes
1959
ActorSteve Canyon
(TV Series) Capt. Woody Buckler - Operation B-52 (1958) ... Capt. Woody Buckler
1958
ActorHarbor Command
(TV Series) Jack Chavelle - Ghost Ship (1958) ... Jack Chavelle
1958
ActorThe Adventures of Jim Bowie
(TV Series) Sam Adams - The Cave (1958) ... Sam Adams
1958
ActorRichard Diamond, Private Detective
(TV Series) Bud Lee - Rodeo (1958) ... Bud Lee
1958
ActorColt .45
(TV Series) Will - Rare Specimen (1958) ... Will
1958
ActorSergeant Preston of the Yukon
(TV Series) Rick Farley - Escape to the North (1958) ... Rick Farley
1958
ActorGunsmoke
(TV Series) Blain - Kitty Caught (1958) ... Blain
1958
ActorMen of Annapolis
(TV Series) Alan Conway - The Challenge (1957) ... Alan Conway
1957
ActorOfficial Detective
(TV Series) Ferguson - Take Him Alive (1957) ... Ferguson
1957
ActorSally
(TV Series) Calvin Beekman - Sally Tries to Say No (1957) ... Calvin Beekman
1957
ActorState Trooper
(TV Series) - The One That Didn't Get Away (1957)
1957
ActorSpoilers of the Forest
Billy Mitchell
1957
ActorNavy Log
(TV Series) Scott - Man Alone (1956) ... Scott
1956
ActorFriendly Persuasion
Rebel Lieutenant (uncredited)
1956
ActorThe Ten Commandments
Slave (uncredited)
1956
ActorThunder Over Arizona
Tab Warren
1956
ActorAlfred Hitchcock Presents
(TV Series) Walt Norton / Vincent - The Belfry (1956) ... Walt Norton - The Case of Mr. Pelham (1955) ... Vincent
1955-1956
ActorHighway Patrol
(TV Series) Nick West - Motorcycle A (1956) ... Nick West
1956
ActorThe Cisco Kid
(TV Series) Emery / Bob Barnes - Six Gun Cupids (1955) ... Emery - Quick on the Trigger (1955) ... Bob Barnes
1955
ActorStudio 57
(TV Series) - Night Tune (1955)
1955
ActorTV Reader's Digest
(TV Series) Kit Carson - Child Pioneer (1955) ... Kit Carson
1955
ActorFrancis in the Navy
Aide (uncredited)
1955
ActorAdventures of the Texas Kid: Border Ambush
Baden
1954
ActorArmstrong Circle Theatre
(TV Series) - Remembrance Island (1952)
1952
ActorCBS Television Workshop
(TV Series) - Into the Valley (1952)
1952
ActorNavy Bound
Vincent Cerrano
1951
ActorOh! Susanna
Lieutenant Cutter
1951
ActorCalifornia Passage
Henchman
1950
ActorThe Glass Menagerie
Young Man
1950
ActorRock Island Trail
Trooper (uncredited)
1950
ActorJesse James Rides Again
Steve Long
1947
ActorCheyenne
Limpy Bill
1947
ActorNora Prentiss
Reporter (uncredited)
1947
ActorNight and Day
Student (uncredited)
1946
ActorSan Antonio
Cowboy (uncredited)
1945
ActorToo Young to Know
Party Guest
1945
ActorMildred Pierce
Theodore 'Ted' Ellison Forrester (uncredited)
1945
ActorPride of the Marines
Corporal (uncredited)
1945