Jack Holt

Actor
Former gold propsector, cow puncher and peripatetic jack-of-several-trades who entered film in 1914. Rangy, rough hewn and laconic, Holt shed his early heavy roles and emerged as a rugged hero of actioners and a ... Read more »
Born: 05/30/1888 in Winchester, Virginia, USA

Filmography

Actor (43)

The Strawberry Roan 1948 (Movie)

(Actor)

They Were Expendable 1945 (Movie)

(Actor)

Cat People 1942 (Movie)

(Actor)

San Francisco 1935 (Movie)

(Actor)

Across the Wide Missouri (Movie)

Bear Ghost (Actor)

After the Show (Movie)

Larry Taylor (Actor)

Behind the Mask (TV Show)

Actor

Black Moon (Movie)

Lane (Actor)

Crash Donovan (Movie)

"Crash" Donovan (Actor)

Dangerous Waters (Movie)

Jim Marlowe (Actor)

Dirigible (Movie)

Jack Bradon (Actor)

Empty Hands (Movie)

Grimshaw (Actor)

Flight to Nowhere (Movie)

Jim Horne (Actor)

Hollywood (Movie)

Guest Appearance (Actor)

Holt of the Secret Service (Movie)

Farrell (Actor)

Loaded Pistols (Movie)

Dave Randall (Actor)

Man Against Man (Movie)

Johnny McCloud (Actor)

Man of the Forest (Movie)

(Actor)

Master of Men (Movie)

Buck Garrett (Actor)

My Pal Trigger (Movie)

Brett Scoville (Actor)

North of the Rio Grande (Movie)

Bob Haddington (Actor)

Renegade Girl (Movie)

(Actor)

Sea Horses (Movie)

George Glanville (Actor)

Storm over the Andes (Movie)

Bob Kent (Actor)

The Blind Goddess (Movie)

Hugh Dillon (Actor)

The Border Legion (Movie)

Jack Kells (Actor)

The Defense Rests (Movie)

Matthew Mitchell (Actor)

The Great Swindle (Movie)

Jack Regan (Actor)

The House of Mystery (Movie)

Nagel (Actor)

The Light of Western Stars (Movie)

Gene Stewart (Actor)

The Little American (Movie)

Karl Von Austreim (Actor)

The Littlest Rebel (Movie)

Union Col. Morrison (Actor)

The Secret Game (Movie)

Maj. Northfield (Actor)

The Squaw Man (Movie)

Cash Hawkins (Actor)

The Woman I Stole (Movie)

Jim Bradler (Actor)

The Wrecker (Movie)

Chuck Regan (Actor)

This Sporting Age (Movie)

Capt. John Steele (Actor)

Thunder Birds (Movie)

Col. McDonald (Actor)

Wanderer of the Wasteland (Movie)

Adam Larey (Actor)

War Correspondent (Movie)

Jim Kenyon (Actor)

Whirlpool (Movie)

Buck Rankin (Actor)

White Shoulders (Movie)

Gordon Kent (Actor)

Wild Horse Mesa (Movie)

Chane Weymer (Actor)
Sound (1)

Traps 1984 (Movie)

(Sound)

Biography

Former gold propsector, cow puncher and peripatetic jack-of-several-trades who entered film in 1914. Rangy, rough hewn and laconic, Holt shed his early heavy roles and emerged as a rugged hero of actioners and a polished romantic lead of swank melodramas. He remained prolific through the 1950s, playing both leads and supporting roles. Father of actors Jennifer Holt, Tim Holt and David Holt.

Relationships

Jennifer Holt

Daughter
died September 21, 1997 at age 76

David Holt

Son

Tim Holt

Son

EDUCATION

Virginia Military Institute

Lexington , Virginia
dropped out

Milestones

1913

Film acting debut

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