Jack Pickford

Actor, Director
Jack Pickford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1917, he had the title role in the silent film "Tom Sawyer," directed by William Desmond Taylor. In his early acting career, Pickford appeared in such ... Read more »
Born: 08/18/1896 in Toronto, Ontario, CA

Filmography

Actor (7)

Brown of Harvard 1926 (Movie)

Jim Doolittle (Actor)

Hollywood (Movie)

Guest Appearance (Actor)

Huck and Tom (Movie)

Tom Sawyer (Actor)

Just out of College (Movie)

Ed Swinger (Actor)

The Bat (Movie)

Brooks Bailey (Actor)

The Man Who Had Everything (Movie)

(Actor)

The Newlyweds (Movie)

(Actor)
Director (1)

Through the Back Door (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Jack Pickford was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1917, he had the title role in the silent film "Tom Sawyer," directed by William Desmond Taylor. In his early acting career, Pickford appeared in such films as "The Ghost House" (1917), "Huck and Tom" (1918) and "The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come" (1920). He also appeared in "The Man Who Had Everything" (1920). In the twenties, Pickford devoted his time to various credits, such as "Just Out of College" (1921), "Little Lord Fauntleroy" (1921) and "Through the Back Door" (1921). He also worked on "Hollywood" (1923). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "The Hill Billy" (1924), "Brown of Harvard" (1926) and "Exit Smiling" (1926). Pickford last acted in the Andre DeBeranger adaptation "The Bat" (1926). Pickford was married to Marilyn Miller. Pickford passed away in January 1933 at the age of 37.

Relationships

Marilyn Miller

Wife
married in 1922 divorced in 1927

Mary Mulhern

Wife
married in 1930 divorced in 1932

Olive Thomas

Wife
married from 1917 until her death in 1920

Milestones

2000

Subject of documentary "In Mary's Shadow: The Story of Jack Pickford"

1926

Teamed with Beatrice Lillie in "Exit Smiling"

1917

Had the title role in the silent film "Tom Sawyer," directed by William Desmond Taylor

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