James T Callahan

Actor
Actor James T Callahan was known for his roles on the silver screen. T Callahan's earliest roles were in film, including the thrilling adaptation "Experiment in Terror" (1962) with Glenn Ford, the adaptation "A Man ... Read more »
Born: 10/04/1930 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Filmography

Actor (63)

7th Heaven 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Born 2005 (Movie)

Albert (Actor)

Cursed 2005 (Movie)

Mark (Actor)

Medium 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

Up For Grabs 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Freddy vs. Jason 2003 (Movie)

Tim (Actor)

Body & Soul 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

ER 1997, 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Extreme Honor 2000 (Movie)

Randolph (Actor)

The Practice 1999 (Tv Show)

Actor

Cybill 1991 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Doogie Howser, M.D. 1990 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Picket Fences 1991 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Promised Land 1991 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Caroline in the City 1991 - 1996 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hope & Gloria 1992 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Nurses 1991 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Norman Rockwell Christmas Story 1994 (Movie)

Samuel Cavanaugh (Actor)

Blood for Blood 1994 (Movie)

(Actor)

Cutters 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Good Advice 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Return of the Living Dead III 1993 (Movie)

(Actor)

Charles in Charge (Syndicated) 1986 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Hero 1992 (Movie)

Police Chief (Actor)

May Jean 1992 (Movie)

Mr Platt (Actor)

The Hollywood Christmas Parade 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Unauthorized Biography: The Royals 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

The Burning Bed 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Charles in Charge 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

Little House: Look Back to Yesterday 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

The Juggler of Notre Dame 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Inchon 1981 (Movie)

General Almond (Actor)

Cloud Dancer 1980 (Movie)

Walt Lawson (Actor)

Studs Lonigan 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

The Runaways 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

Outlaw Blues 1977 (Movie)

Garland Dupree (Actor)

McNaughton's Daughter 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

M*A*S*H 1973 (Tv Show)

Actor

Lady Sings the Blues 1972 (Movie)

Reg Hanley (Actor)

The Governor and J.J. 1969 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

Travis Logan, D.A. 1970 - 1971 (TV Show)

Actor

Tropic of Cancer 1970 (Movie)

Fillmore (Actor)

A Man Called Gannon 1969 (Movie)

Bo (Actor)

Wendy and Me 1964 - 1965 (TV Show)

Actor

Experiment in Terror 1962 (Movie)

FBI Agent (Actor)

Hercule Poirot 1961 - 1962 (TV Show)

Actor

A Bunny's Tale (TV Show)

Actor

A Part of the Family (TV Show)

Actor

Copacabana (TV Show)

Actor

Ordinary Miracles (TV Show)

Actor

Plymouth (TV Show)

Actor

Prison For Children (TV Show)

Actor

She Waits (TV Show)

Actor

Stowaway to the Moon (TV Show)

Actor

The Christmas Gift (TV Show)

Actor

The Escape of a One-Ton Pet (TV Show)

Actor

The Missiles of October (TV Show)

Actor

The Twilight Zone (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (1)

Charlie Chan in the Secret Service (Movie)

(Screenwriter)

Biography

Actor James T Callahan was known for his roles on the silver screen. T Callahan's earliest roles were in film, including the thrilling adaptation "Experiment in Terror" (1962) with Glenn Ford, the adaptation "A Man Called Gannon" (1969) with Anthony Franciosa and "Tropic of Cancer" (1970). He also appeared in the biopic "Lady Sings the Blues" (1972) with Diana Ross and "Outlaw Blues" (1977). He continued to act in productions like the Laurence Olivier drama "Inchon" (1982) and the Dustin Hoffman comedic drama "Hero" (1992). He also appeared in the TV special "The Haunting of Harrington House" (CBS, 1981-82). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Rita Hayworth: The Love Goddess" (CBS, 1983-84). Nearing the end of his career, he continued to act in the J Trevor Edmond horror sequel "Return of the Living Dead III" (1993), "A Norman Rockwell Christmas Story" (1995) and the Lorenzo Lamas action movie "Blood for Blood" (1995). He also appeared in "Extreme Honor" (2001) and the horror sequel "Freddy vs. Jason" (2003) with Robert Englund. T Callahan was most recently credited in "Born" (2009) with Alison Brie. T Callahan was married to Peggy Cannon-Callahan. T Callahan passed away in August 2007 at the age of 77.

Relationships

Elenora G Callahan

Mother

William Callahan

Father

Peggy Cannon-Callahan

Wife
married in 1994

EDUCATION

University of Washington

Seattle , Washington
first full-tuition scholarship for an out-of-state resident

Culver Military Academy

Culver , Indiana
pursued acting at persistence of football coach

Milestones

2002

Appeared on several episodes of the medical drama "Body & Soul" (Pax TV)

1987

Played the cranky grandfather, Walter Powell, on the syndicated series "Charles in Charge"

1982

Cast as Jeff Barnes on the NBC series "Knight Rider"

1977

Portrayed a country-western singer in "Outlaw Blues" with Peter Fonda

1972

Cast as the band leader in "Lady Sings the Blues"

1969

Film acting debut in "Tropic of Cancer"

1968

Played a press secretary on "The Governor & J.J." (CBS)

Was featured in several episodes of "Dr. Kildare" (NBC) in the early 1960s

Television acting debut in "Divorce Court"

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