John Wayne

Also Credited As:

Duke Morrison, Marion Robert Morrison
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Biography

John Wayne, one of the cinema's greatest stars, is also one of the cinema's greatest problems. His image as an icon of American individualism and the frontier spirit has overshadowed his career to such an extent that it is almost impossible for viewers and writers to separate Wayne the legend from Wayne the actor and Wayne the man.

As Marion Michael Morrison, he played football for USC and held several behind-the-scenes jobs at Fox before …

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Job Title

Actor

Born

26 May 1907

LATEST CREDITS

Swing Out, Sweet Land

Host

General Electric's All-Star Anniversary

Host

Plimpton! Showdown at Rio Lobo

Actor

John Ford/John Wayne: The Filmmaker and the Legend

Interviewee

Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope on Campus

Actor

Bob Hope Special: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television

Actor

The Glen Campbell Special: The Musical West

Actor

The American Film Institute Salute to John Ford

Actor

Raquel

Guest

Dick Cavett's Backlot USA

Guest

The American West of John Ford

Host, Narration

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Jack Benny but Were Afraid to Ask

Actor

Super Comedy Bowl 1

Actor

The Don Rickles Show

Actor

Directed by John Ford

Actor

Screen Director's Playhouse

Performer

A Salute to Television's 25th Anniversary

Actor

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