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John Kerr

( b. Nov 15, 1931 New York, New York, USA - d. Feb 02, 2013 Los Angeles, California, USA ) Male
Relations: Son of June Walker
Son of Geoffrey Kerr
Grandson of Frederick Kerr

Biography: John Grinham Kerr was born on November 15, 1931 in New York to Geoffrey Kerr and June Walker. He studied at Harvard University, and then worked at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge as well as in summer stock. He married Priscilla Smith, and then married Barbara Chu. He had three children and two stepchildren.

Film/TV Credits: Film credits include: "Tea and Sympathy," "South Pacific," "Gaby," "The Pit and the Pendulum," "King of Kings," "The Silent Partner," "The Quatermass Xperiment," "The Cobweb," and "The Amateur." Television credits include: "The Alcoa Hour," "Playhouse 90," "Peyton Place," "Columbo," "Gunsmoke," "The Virginian," and "Wagon Train."

He graduated from UCLA Law School in 1969 and pursued a career as a lawyer in Los Angeles.

ProductionsDate of Productions
Cue for Passion
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Starring: John Kerr [Tony Burgess]
Nov 25, 1958 - Dec 27, 1958
The Infernal Machine
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: John Kerr [Oedipus]
Feb 03, 1958 - Mar 09, 1958
All Summer Long
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: John Kerr [Don]
Sep 23, 1954 - Nov 13, 1954
Tea and Sympathy
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Also Starring: John Kerr [Tom Lee]
Sep 30, 1953 - Jun 18, 1955
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Starring: John Kerr [Arthur Beaumont]
Oct 16, 1952 - Feb 28, 1953
1954 Tony Award® Best Featured Actor in a Play
winner Tea and Sympathy [winner]
Also Starring: John Kerr
1953 Theatre World Award
winner Bernardine [recipient]
Starring: John Kerr
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