J.P. McGowan

Actor · Director · Writer
IVA Star Rating : 34
John Paterson McGowan was a pioneering Hollywood actor and director and occasionally a screenwriter and producer. McGowan remains the only Australian to have been made a life member of the Screen Directors Guild.

John Paterson McGowan was a pioneering Hollywood actor and director and occasionally a screenwriter and producer. McGowan remains the only Australian to have been made a life member of the Screen Directors Guild.

Birth Name

John Paterson McGowan

Born

Tuesday, 24 February 1880

Died

Wednesday, 26 March 1952

Actor Filmography

Stagecoach (uncredited) 1939
Code of the Fearless Undetermined Minor Role 1939
Dick Tracy Returns Kruger 1938
The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Henchman Scudder 1938
Kidnapped Clansman 1938
The Buccaneer Jailer 1938
Prairie Thunder Col. Stanton 1937
Heart of the Rockies Ed Dawson 1937
Rough Riding Rhythm Pete Hobart 1937
Empty Holsters U.S. Marshal Billy O'Neill 1937
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Stagecoach (uncredited) 1939
Code of the Fearless Undetermined Minor Role 1939
Dick Tracy Returns Kruger 1938
The Great Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok Henchman Scudder 1938
Kidnapped Clansman 1938
The Buccaneer Jailer 1938
Prairie Thunder Col. Stanton 1937
Heart of the Rockies Ed Dawson 1937
Rough Riding Rhythm Pete Hobart 1937
Empty Holsters U.S. Marshal Billy O'Neill 1937
Slave Ship Helmsman 1937
Hit the Saddle Rance McGowan 1937
Borderland El Rio Sheriff 1937
Jungle Jim Ship Captain J.S. Robinson [Ch.1] 1937
Sinner Take All Police Officer Murphy 1936
Stampede Matt Stevens 1936
The Accusing Finger Inner Guard - Prison Yard 1936
The Three Mesquiteers Brack Canfield 1936
Ride 'Em Cowboy Jim Howard 1936
Guns and Guitars Dave Morgan 1936
Secret Patrol Blacksmith Barstow 1936
Robin Hood of El Dorado Danglong 1936
Silver Spurs Webb Allison 1936
Bar 20 Rides Again Buck Peters 1935
East of Java Sergeant - Rescue Party 1935
The Silent Code Commissioner 1935
This Is the Life 1935
Diamond Jim Engineer 1935
Border Brigands Inspector Winston - RCMP 1935
Murder in the Fleet Chief of Police 1935
Whispering Smith Speaks Caboose Passenger (uncredited) 1935
Les Misérables Javert's Plainclothesman 1935
The Call of the Savage Freighter Captain 1935
The Outlaw Tamer Sheriff Jim Porter 1935
Rustlers of Red Dog Captain Trent - [Chs. 3-4] 1935
When Lightning Strikes Lafe Broderick 1934
Wagon Wheels Couch 1934
Fighting Hero Morales (as J.P. MacGowan) 1934
The Red Rider Scotty McKee 1934
No More Women Captain of The Hawk 1934
Somewhere In Sonora Monte Black 1933
Flaming Gold Mack 1932
Lawless Valley Big Mike Carter, aka El Lobo, aka Texas Rand 1932
A Son of the Plains Dan Farrell 1931
The Law of the Mounted 1930
Covered Wagon Trails King Kincaid 1930
Señor Americano Maddox 1929
The Lone Horseman The Swindler 1929
Pioneers of the West Tom Dorgan 1929
The Law of the Plains Seagrue 1929
The Fighting Terror 1929
The Last Round-up Hash 1929
The Lawless Legion Matson 1929
Texas Tommy Texas Tommy 1928
West of Santa Fe Rancher 1928
The Chinatown Mystery 1928
Arizona Days Ed Hicks 1928
The Code of the Scarlet Blake 1928
Gun Gospel Bill Brogan 1927
The Red Raiders Captain Ortwell 1927
Senor Daredevil Jesse Wilks 1926
Crack o' Dawn Earle Thorpe Sr 1925
Perils of the Rail Barker's Accomplice at Smelter Junction 1925
Riding Romance John Brandon 1925
The Lost Express Train Engineer 1925
Red Blood Eagle Custer 1925
Do or Die Capt. Alvarez / Satan 1921
King of the Circus 1920
Elmo the Fearless 1920
Whispering Smith Whispering Smith 1916
The Girl and the Game Spike 1915
From the Manger to the Cross; or, Jesus of Nazareth Wise Man 1 1912
His Mother John Foster 1912
The Colleen Bawn Hardress Cregan 1911
Rory O'More Commander of the English troops 1911
Railroad Raiders of '62 Federal Officer 1911
By a Woman's Wit 1911
A Lad from Old Ireland Election Agent 1910

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