John Hamilton

Actor · Director · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 60
John Rummel Hamilton was an American actor, who played in many movies and television programs. He is probably remembered best for his role as the blustery newspaper editor Perry White in the 1950s television program Adventures of Superman.

John Rummel Hamilton was an American actor, who played in many movies and television programs. He is probably remembered best for his role as the blustery newspaper editor Perry White in the 1950s television program Adventures of Superman.

Birth Name

John Rummel Hamilton

Born

Sunday, 16 January 1887

Died

Wednesday, 15 October 1958

Actor Filmography

Forensic Files Himself 1996
Modern Marvels Himself - President, Le Mas Limited 1993
Night Of The Living Dead Kyle - Crowbar Zombie 1990
Red Sun 1971
Purple Death from Outer Space Prof. Gordon (archive footage) 1966
Tales of Wells Fargo Undertaker 1957
The Count of Monte Cristo Vicomte de Combray 1956
Tales of the Texas Rangers Sheriff Jim Pruitt 1955
The Night Of The Hunter Townsman Who Greets Rachel 1955
TV Reader's Digest Mayor Carver 1955
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Forensic Files Himself 1996
Modern Marvels Himself - President, Le Mas Limited 1993
Night Of The Living Dead Kyle - Crowbar Zombie 1990
Red Sun 1971
Purple Death from Outer Space Prof. Gordon (archive footage) 1966
Tales of Wells Fargo Undertaker 1957
The Count of Monte Cristo Vicomte de Combray 1956
Tales of the Texas Rangers Sheriff Jim Pruitt 1955
The Night Of The Hunter Townsman Who Greets Rachel 1955
TV Reader's Digest Mayor Carver 1955
The Star and the Story Fraser 1955
The Halls of Ivy 1954
Sitting Bull President Ulysses S. Grant 1954
Captain Midnight George Maynard 1954
City Story 1954
The Miami Story Clifton Staley 1954
Stamp Day for Superman Perry White 1954
Man of Conflict Cornwall 1953
I Led 3 Lives Mr. Marshall 1953
Donovan's Brain Mr. McNish 1953
So This Is Love Charlie 1953
Run for the Hills Mr. Harvester 1953
Iron Mountain Trail Circuit Judge 1953
Jack McCall, Desperado Col. Cornish 1953
Marshal of Cedar Rock Stover - Prison Warden 1953
Never Wave at a WAC Senator Holbrook 1953
Your Favorite Story 1953
The Ford Television Theatre 1952
Cavalcade of America Colonel Norton, Porter 1952
Adventures of Superman Perry White 1952
Target Bailey 1952
Listen, Judge 1952
The Unexpected 1952
The Pace That Thrills Sour Puss 1952
The Roy Rogers Show Governor 1951
Criminal Lawyer Police Captain Loomis 1951
The Adventures of Kit Carson Judge Paxton 1951
Million Dollar Pursuit Police Inspector Morgan 1951
The Range Rider Joel Kirby, Reverend Norman 1951
Badman's Gold The Marshal 1951
Sugarfoot Judge Backus 1951
The Flying Missile Second Senator 1950
The Bigelow Theatre 1950
The Missourians Mayor Grant McDowall 1950
Right Cross Horse Owner (unconfirmed) 1950
Treasury Men in Action Judge 1950
The Men Justice of the Peace 1950
The Gene Autry Show Dan Parker, Jonathan Diggers 1950
Armstrong Circle Theatre 1950
Annie Get Your Gun Ship Captain 1950
The Invisible Monster "Henry Miller" 1950
The Reformer and the Redhead Police Captain 1950
Military Academy with That Tenth Avenue Gang Judge Ralph Townsend 1950
The Cisco Kid John Mitchell, Thomas T. Trimble, Sheriff 1950
Bells of Coronado Mr. Linden, Insurance Company Official 1950
Davy Crockett, Indian Scout Col. Pollard 1950
Pioneer Marshal Man with Bracelet 1949
Fighting Man of the Plains Currier 1949
Alias the Champ Police Commissioner Bronson 1949
The Life of Riley Dr. Beamish 1949
The James Brothers of Missouri Lon Royer [Ch.1] 1949
Bandit King of Texas Marshal John Turner 1949
The Wyoming Bandit Marshal 1949
Law of the Golden West Isaac Cody, Bill's father 1949
Canadian Pacific Pere Lacomb 1949
Addio Mimí! Doctor 1949
The Judge Lt. Edwards 1949
Sheriff of Wichita Prison Warden 1949
Bodyhold Commissioner Harley (as John R. Hamilton) 1949
In This Corner Admiral in Harris' Office 1948
Desperadoes of Dodge City Land Agent 1948
The Gentleman from Nowhere Judge 1948
Walk a Crooked Mile G.W. Hunter 1948
The Checkered Coat Marcus Anson 1948
The Gallant Legion Speaker of the House 1948
Song of My Heart Czar 1948
The Judge Steps Out Diner on Train 1947
Bandits of Dark Canyon Ben Shaw 1947
News Hounds Timothy X. 'Big Tim' Donlin 1947
The Trouble with Women 2nd Judge 1947
Too Many Winners Albert Payson 1947
That's My Gal Assemblyman McBride 1947
Violence Doctor Chalmers 1947
Kraft Theatre 1947
The Sea Of Grass Forrest Hamilton 1947
It Happened on Fifth Avenue Harper 1947
The Beginning or the End Dr. Harold C. Urey 1947
The Devil On Wheels Mr. Davis 1947
Raiders of the South General Lawton 1947
The Secret of the Whistler McLaren aka Mac (uncredited) 1946
Wife Wanted Judge 1946
Step by Step Police Captain 1946
Lights Out 1946
Home on the Range State Official 1946
The Madonna's Secret Lambert 1946
The Phantom Rider Senator Williams [Chs. 7-8] 1946
Northwest Trail John Owens 1945
Voice of the Whistler Doctor (uncredited) 1945
On Stage Everybody Mr. Smoothasilk 1945
Circumstantial Evidence Gov. Hanlon 1945
Strange Illusion Bill Allen 1945
Mom and Dad Dr. Burnell 1945
Sheriff of Las Vegas Judge Homer T. Blackwell 1944
Meet Miss Bobby Socks R.N. Swanson 1944
Crazy Knights Mr. Gardner 1944
Army Wives Gen. Lowry 1944
The Doughgirls Businessman in Lobby 1944
Zorro's Black Whip Mr. Walsh - Banker [Chs.1-3,10-12] 1944
I'm from Arkansas Harry Cashin - Vice President of Slowe Packing Company 1944
Shadow of Suspicion Mr. R.M. Cartell 1944
Port of 40 Thieves Mr. Fellows 1944
The Girl Who Dared Beau Richmond 1944
Goodnight, Sweetheart District Attorney 1944
Up In Arms Man In Theatre Lobby 1944
Captain America G.F. Hillman [Chs. 13-14] 1944
Swingtime Johnny Caldwell 1944
Standing Room Only General 1944
Government Girl Irate Man 1943
Crazy House Outraged Director 1943
Larceny with Music Important banker 1943
So's Your Uncle Mr. Craig 1943
Gals, Incorporated Doctor 1943
Good Luck, Mr. Yates J.C. Allison 1943
Mission to Moscow Charlie - American Newsman 1943
Daredevils of the West Sen. Garfield [Ch. 8] 1943
G-men vs. the Black Dragon Raymond Martin 1943
Lucky Jordan Colonel (scenes deleted) 1942
Phantom Killer John G. Harrison 1942
Across The Pacific Court-Martial President 1942
Enemy Agents Meet Ellery Queen Bracken - The Police Commissioner 1942
To the Shores of Tripoli Gen. Gordon (scenes deleted) 1942
Escape from Crime Rafferty 1942
The Big Shot Judge 1942
Yankee Doodle Dandy Recruiting Major 1942
In This Our Life Police Inspector Millett 1942
The Great Man's Lady Sen. Grant 1942
I Was Framed Judge 1942
Always in My Heart Warden 1942
Over My Dead Body District Attorney Stuart Drinkwater 1942
They Died With Their Boots On Colonel 1942
Pacific Blackout Police Captain 1941
Borrowed Hero William Brooks 1941
I Killed That Man District Attorney 1941
The Maltese Falcon Bryan 1941
It Started with Eve Thomas - Headwaiter 1941
Hold Back the Dawn Mac - Studio Receptionist (uncredited) 1941
Nine Lives Are Not Enough Police Chief 1941
Passage from Hong Kong Capt. Shouse 1941
Strange Alibi Judge 1941
Cheers For Miss Bishop President Watts 1941
Flight Command Pensacola Commander 1940
Lady with Red Hair Defense Attorney Graham 1940
You, the People Frank Y. Carter 1940
Tugboat Annie Sails Again Capt. Broad 1940
The Flag of Humanity Gen. James Garfield 1940
Boom Town Defense Attorney / McMasters' Defense Attorney 1940
The Golden Fleecing Judge 1940
They Drive By Night Defense Attorney 1940
Murder in the Air Hargrave 1940
Tear Gas Squad Chief Ferris 1940
Johnny Apollo Judge 1940
Flash Gordon Conquers The Universe Professor Gordon [Chs. 1, 4] 1940
Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Hirsch 1940
Brother Rat and a Baby Judge 1940
Swanee River Doctor 1940
The Roaring Twenties Judge 1939
On Dress Parade A Co. Maneuvers Colonel 1939
Smashing the Money Ring Night Captain 1939
Espionage Agent Code Room Instructor 1939
Dust Be My Destiny First Warden 1939
Angels Wash Their Faces Officer Merton 1939
The Bill of Rights Colonel George Mason 1939
They Shall Have Music Detective 1939
I Stole a Million Dist. Atty. Wilson 1939
The Forgotten Woman Dr. May 1939
Stronger Than Desire Second Trial Judge 1939
Blind Alley Warden 1939
Confessions of a Nazi Spy FBI Chief 1939
Rose of Washington Square Judge 1939
Forged Passport Jack Rogers 1939
While America Sleeps Chief of Intelligence 1939
First Offenders Sheriff Slavin 1939
Three Smart Girls Grow Up Harry - Conference Room Businessman 1939
The Spirit of Culver Maj. White 1939
Secret Service of the Air Warden Jackson 1939
Devil's Island Captain of Second Convict Ship 1939
Girls on Probation Police Chief 1938
Mr. Wong, Detective Simon Dayton 1938
You Can't Take It With You Kirby's Dining Guest (uncredited) 1938
Too Hot to Handle Mr. Fairfield 1938
Boys Town Prison Warden 1938
Doctor Rhythm Insp. Bryce 1938
Mr. Moto's Gamble Philip Benton 1938
Over The Wall Warden 1938
Murder Is News David Corning 1937
Night Club Scandal Governor 1937
Ups and Downs J. C. Daily 1937
Dangerously Yours Roberts 1937
That Certain Woman American (scenes deleted) 1937
The Man Who Cried Wolf Judge 1937
Bad Guy Warden 1937
It Could Happen to You Judge 1937
Fifty Roads to Town Captain Carroll 1937
This Is My Affair Warden 1937
Criminals of the Air Captain Wallace 1937
Seventh Heaven Gendarme 1937
Torture Money Capt. Michael Karnahan (uncredited) 1937
A Man Betrayed Mr. Carlton 1936
Lady from Nowhere Commissioner 1936
Three Smart Girls Desk Lieutenant at Police Station 1936
Legion of Terror Cummings 1936
Two in a Crowd Purdy 1936
Craig's Wife Detective 1936
Two-Fisted Gentleman Frank Boyd 1936
Keep 'Em Rolling Major in France Battlefield 1934
The Studio Murder Mystery Insp. Carr 1932
The Wall Street Mystery Inspector Carr 1931
Success Mr. Kelly - Molly's Father 1931
The Gigolo Racket George Burke 1931
Heads Up Capt. Whitney 1930
Dangerous Nan McGrew Grant 1930
Mystery at the Villa Rose Starling 1930

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