Cliff Lyons

Cliff Lyons was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lyons's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "Firebrand Jordan" (1930), "Canyon Hawks" (1930) and "Night Rider" (1932) with ... Read more »
Born: 07/04/1901

Filmography

Actor (10)

Two Rode Together 1961 (Movie)

William McCandless (Actor)

Sergeant Rutledge 1960 (Movie)

Sam Beecher (Actor)

Ben-Hur 1959 (Movie)

Lubian (Actor)

The Horse Soldiers 1959 (Movie)

Sergeant (Actor)

The Young Land 1958 (Movie)

Jury Foreman (Actor)

The Wings of Eagles 1957 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Searchers 1956 (Movie)

Col. Greenhill (Actor)

Wagonmaster 1950 (Movie)

Marshal of Crystal City (Actor)

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon 1949 (Movie)

Trooper Cliff (Actor)

The Lawless Nineties 1935 (Movie)

Henchman Davis (Actor)
Director (2)

The Green Berets 1968 (Movie)

2nd unit director (Director)

Major Dundee 1965 (Movie)

2nd unit director (Director)
Production Management (2)

The Long Ships 1963 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Comancheros 1961 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Biography

Cliff Lyons was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lyons's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "Firebrand Jordan" (1930), "Canyon Hawks" (1930) and "Night Rider" (1932) with Harry Carey. He also appeared in "Outlawed Guns" (1935), the western "The Lawless Nineties" (1936) with John Wayne and the Billy Elliott western "Wagon Tracks West" (1943). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the forties and the fifties, appearing in the western "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon" (1949) with John Wayne, "Wagonmaster" (1950) and the western "Bend of the River" (1952) with James Stewart. He also appeared in the John Wayne western adventure "The Searchers" (1956). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "The Horse Soldiers" (1959), the Jeffrey Hunter mystery "Sergeant Rutledge" (1960) and "Two Rode Together" (1961). Lyons more recently worked on the action flick "The Green Berets" (1968) with John Wayne. Lyons passed away in January 1974 at the age of 73.

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