Arthur Kennedy

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 70
John Arthur Kennedy was an American stage and film actor known for his versatility in supporting film roles and his ability to create "an exceptional honesty and naturalness on stage", especially in the original casts of Arthur Miller plays on Broadway. He won the 1949 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for Miller's Death of a Salesman. read more

John Arthur Kennedy was an American stage and film actor known for his versatility in supporting film roles and his ability to create "an exceptional honesty and naturalness on stage", especially in the original casts of Arthur Miller plays on Broadway. He won the 1949 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for Miller's Death of a Salesman. He also won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for the 1955 film Trial, and was a five-time Academy Award nominee.

Birth Name

John Arthur Kennedy

Born

Tuesday, 17 February 1914

Died

Friday, 05 January 1990

Actor Filmography

Legends of the West Doc Holliday 1992
Signs of Life Owen Coughlin 1989
Covert Action CIA Chief of Station, Athens / Maxwell 1978
Dirty World Senator Merelli 1978
Cyclone The Priest / Priest 1978
Cave of the Sharks Mr. Jackson 1978
The Sentinel Monsignor Franchino 1977
Emmanuelle on Taboo Island Antonio 1976
As of Tomorrow Mike Jannacone 1976
The Tough Ones Vice-Commissioner Ruini / Vice questore Ruini 1976
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Legends of the West Doc Holliday 1992
Signs of Life Owen Coughlin 1989
Covert Action CIA Chief of Station, Athens / Maxwell 1978
Dirty World Senator Merelli 1978
Cyclone The Priest / Priest 1978
Cave of the Sharks Mr. Jackson 1978
The Sentinel Monsignor Franchino 1977
Emmanuelle on Taboo Island Antonio 1976
As of Tomorrow Mike Jannacone 1976
The Tough Ones Vice-Commissioner Ruini / Vice questore Ruini 1976
La polizia ha le mani legate Armando Di Federico 1975
Let Sleeping Corpses Lie The Inspector 1974
The Antichrist Bishop Ascanio Oderisi 1974
Nakia Sheriff Sam Jericho 1974
The President's Plane Is Missing Gunther Damon 1973
Ricco Don Vito 1973
Baciamo le mani Don Angelino Ferrante 1973
Crawlspace Albert Graves 1972
The American West of John Ford Doc Holliday 1971
A Death of Innocence Mark Hirsch 1971
My Old Man's Place Walter Pell 1971
The Movie Murderer Angus MacGregor 1970
Shark Doc 1969
Hail, Hero! Albert Dixon 1969
Anzio Maj. Gen. Jack Lesley 1968
Day of the Evil Gun Owen Forbes 1968
A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die Tuscosa Marshal Roy W. Colby 1968
Monday's Child Peter Richardson 1967
CBS Playhouse Rome 1967
ABC Stage 67 Lieutenant Hammond, Narrator 1966
Fantastic Voyage Dr. Duval 1966
Nevada Smith Bill Bowdre 1966
Joy in the Morning Patrick Brown 1965
Murieta Capt. Love 1965
F.D.R. Narrator 1965
The Battle of the Bulge... The Brave Rifles Narrator 1965
Cheyenne Autumn Doc Holliday 1964
Italiani brava gente Ferro Maria Ferri 1964
Suspense Sgt. Mike Kenny 1964
Kraft Suspense Theatre Dr. Walter Meade Taylor 1963
Espionage Ed Pierce 1963
Lawrence of Arabia Jackson Bentley 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Keith Hollands 1962
Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man Dr. Henry Adams 1962
Barabbas Pontius Pilate 1961
Alcoa Premiere Dr. Harry A. Wilmer 1961
Murder She Said Dr. Quimper / Paul Quimper 1961
Claudelle Inglish Clyde Inglish 1961
The DuPont Show of the Week Colin Ryan, Hans Maasdijk 1961
Elmer Gantry Jim Lefferts 1960
A Summer Place Bart Hunter 1959
Our American Heritage Alexander Hamilton 1959
Home Is the Hero Willie O'Reilly 1959
Some Came Running Frank Hirsh 1958
Twilight for the Gods First Mate Ramsay 1958
Peyton Place Lucas Cross 1957
Zane Grey Theatre Sam Carter 1956
Playhouse 90 Paul Heller 1956
The Rawhide Years Rick Harper 1956
The Desperate Hours Deputy Sheriff Jesse Bard 1955
Trial Barney / Barney Castle 1955
The Naked Dawn Santiago 1955
MGM Parade Barney Castle 1955
The Man from Laramie Vic Hansbro 1955
Crashout Joe Quinn 1955
Impulse Alan Curtis 1954
General Electric Theater Whitney Barton 1953
The Ford Television Theatre Larry Morton 1952
The Lusty Men Wes Merritt 1952
The Girl in White Dr. Ben Barringer 1952
Rancho Notorious Vern Haskell 1952
Bend of the River Emerson Cole 1952
Red Mountain Lane Waldron 1951
Bright Victory Larry Nevins 1951
The Glass Menagerie Tom Wingfield 1950
Chicago Deadline Tommy Ditman 1949
Too Late for Tears Alan Palmer 1949
The Window Ed Woodry 1949
Champion Connie / Connie Kelly 1949
The Walking Hills Chalk 1949
The Ed Sullivan Show Self 1948
Cheyenne The Sundance Kid 1947
Boomerang! John Waldron 1947
Devotion Branwell Brontë 1946
The Last Bomb Crewman (voice) / Crewman 1945
Resisting Enemy Interrogation Sgt. Alfred Mason 1944
The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress Crewman 1944
Air Force Bombardier / Lieut. Bill Williams - 'Mary Ann' Bombardier 1943
Desperate Journey Flying Officer Jed Forrest / Jed Forrest 1942
Breakdowns of 1942 Self 1942
They Died with Their Boots On Ned Sharp 1941
Highway West George Foster 1941
Bad Men of Missouri Jim Younger 1941
Strange Alibi Joe Geary / Sgt. Joe Geary 1941
Knockout Johnny Rocket 1941
High Sierra 'Red' / Red 1941
City for Conquest Eddie Kenny 1940
1959OscarBest Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1958OscarBest Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1956OscarBest Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1956Golden GlobeBest Supporting Actor Won
1952OscarBest Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1952Golden GlobeBest Actor - Drama Nominated
1950OscarBest Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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