John Forsythe

John Forsythe
1918 - 2010

John Forsythe  American Actor


John Forsythe (born Jacob Lincoln Freund; January 29, 1918 – April 1, 2010) was an American stage, television, and film actor. Forsythe starred in three television series, spanning four decades and three genres: as single playboy father Bentley Gregg...

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship52 yrs, 7 mths
Shortest Relationship5 yrs
Average Relationship Length22 yrs, 3 mths
First Name John
Middle Name Lincoln
Last Name Forsythe
Full Name at Birth John Lincoln Freund
Alternative Name John Forsythe
Age 92 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th January, 1918
Birthplace Penns Grove, New Jersey, United States
Died 1st April, 2010
Place of Death Santa Ynez, California, United States
Cause of Death Complications From Pneumonia
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Abraham Lincoln High School, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States (1934)
University University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States (1948)
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Bachelor Father, To Rome With Love, Charlie's Angels.
Year(s) Active 1943 – 2006
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Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle2003 Charles Townsend Movie
Charlie's Angels2000 Charlie Movie
Adventures from the Book of Virtues1996 Daedalus TV Show
Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles1996 Pat Doyle TV Show
Dream of Flight1994 Narrator Movie
The Powers That Be1992 Sen. William Franklin Powers TV Show
Stan and George's New Life1992 Father Movie
I Witness Video1992 Host (1993-1994) TV Show
Dynasty: The Reunion1991 Blake Carrington TV Movie
Spirit of a Champion: The Story of the 1990 Breeders' Cup1991 Narrator TV Movie
Opposites Attract1990 Rex Roper TV Movie
Champions in Kentucky: The Story of the 1988 Breeders' Cup1989 Narrator TV Movie
Scrooged1988 Lew Hayward Movie
On Fire1987 Joe Leary Sr. TV Movie
The Colbys1985 Blake Carrington TV Show
Mysterious Two1982 He TV Movie
Dynasty1981 Blake Carrington TV Show
Sizzle1981 Mike Callahan TV Movie
A Time for Miracles1980 Postulator TV Movie
...And Justice for All.1979 Judge Henry T. Fleming Movie
The Users1978 Reade Jamieson TV Movie
Cruise Into Terror1978 Reverend Charles Mather TV Movie
With This Ring1978 General Albert Harris TV Movie
Goodbye e amen1977 The American Ambassador Movie
Tail Gunner Joe1977 Paul Cunningham TV Movie
The Love Boat1977 Burt Gardner TV Show
Never Con a Killer1977 E.J. Valerian TV Movie
Amelia Earhart1976 G.P. Putnam TV Movie
Charlie's Angels1976 Charles Townsend TV Show
The Feather and Father Gang1976 E.J. Valerian TV Show
The Deadly Tower1975 Lt. Elwood Forbes TV Movie
Medical Story1975 Amos Winkler TV Show
Cry Panic1974 David Ryder TV Movie
Terror on the 40th Floor1974 Daniel 'Dan' Overland TV Movie
The Healers1974 Dr. Robert Kier TV Movie
Lisa, Bright and Dark1973 William Schilling TV Movie
Police Story1973 Sam McCullough TV Show
The Letters1973 Paul Anderson (The Andersons episode) TV Movie
Murder Once Removed1971 Dr. Ron Wellesley TV Movie
Marooned1969 Olympus, President (uncredited) Movie
The Happy Ending1969 Fred Wilson Movie
Topaz1969 'Michael Nordstrom' in opening credits, as Michael Nordstrom in closing credits Movie
To Rome with Love1969 Michael Endicott TV Show
Shadow on the Land1968 Gen. Wendell Bruce TV Movie
In Cold Blood1967 Alvin Dewey Movie
Madame X1966 Clay Anderson Movie
Run for Your Life1965 Spencer Holt TV Show
The John Forsythe Show1965 Major John Foster TV Show
Kitten with a Whip1964 David Movie
See How They Run1964 Martin Young TV Movie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Charlie TV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963 Maj. William 'Bill' Livingston, Jerry Wilson, John Williams TV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962 Michael Barnes TV Show
Alcoa Premiere1961 Andy Ballard TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Peter Kent TV Show
Insight1960 Ray TV Show
Kraft Mystery Theater1960 TV Show
Sunday Showcase1959 Al Manheim TV Show
Dubrowsky1959 Wladia Movie
Lux Playhouse1958 Colonel Bill Adams TV Show
Bachelor Father1957 Bentley Gregg TV Show
Everything But the Truth1956 Ernie Miller Movie
The Ambassador's Daughter1956 Sgt. Danny Sullivan Movie
Zane Grey Theater1956 CSA Lt. David Marr TV Show
The Trouble with Harry1955 Sam Marlowe Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Kim Stanger TV Show
Playwrights '561955 Joe Neville TV Show
Star Stage1955 TV Show
Climax!1954 Frank Colby, Tommy Jordan, Graham Johnson TV Show
The Elgin Hour1954 George Conway TV Show
Escape from Fort Bravo1953 Capt. John Marsh Movie
The Glass Web1953 Don Newell Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Bentley Gregg TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Prof. Gilbert Jardine TV Show
It Happens Every Thursday1953 Bob MacAvoy Movie
The Captive City1952 Jim Austin Movie
Curtain Call1952 TV Show
Goodyear Playhouse1951 Lt. John Stahlman TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Dr. John Carter, Peter Bronson TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Millionaire's Son TV Show
Cosmopolitan Theatre1951 TV Show
Danger1950 TV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950 Dr. Frederick Steele TV Show
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse1950 TV Show
Starlight Theatre1950 TV Show
Suspense1949 Wiltshire, David TV Show
NBC Presents1949 TV Show
Actor's Studio1948 TV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948 TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Pete Maynard, Capt. Sam MacKenzie, Maj. Peter Brook TV Show
The Ford Theatre Hour1948 Peter Flint TV Show
Stage Door1948 Keith Burgess Movie
Kraft Theatre1947 TV Show
Lights Out1946 Bill Holloway, Waldo Bryan, Al March TV Show
Destination Tokyo1943 Sparks Movie
Northern Pursuit1943 Corporal (uncredited) Movie
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    wjerryzFeb 13

    Great actor always had a lot of class.

    LITTLE KOJAKMay 28, 2013

    One of my mom's fave actor.
    A really classy guy.
    But why isn't another claim to fame "Dynasty"?

    CindyCelebsApr 28, 2010

    A great actor and classy man, R.I.P. John

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