Ward Bond

One of the most prolific of Hollywood character actors. Bond began his career in the late 1920s and was a key member of John Ford's stock company, playing the parson/Texas Ranger in "The Searchers" (1956) and fictional ... Read more »
Born: 04/09/1903 in Denver, Colorado, USA


Actor (137)

Rio Bravo 1959 (Movie)

Pat Wheeler (Actor)

Alias Jesse James 1958 (Movie)

Major Seth Adams (Actor)

China Doll 1958 (Movie)

Father Cairns (Actor)

Cavalcade of America 1952 - 1957 (TV Show)


The Wings of Eagles 1957 (Movie)

John Dodge (Actor)

The Growler Story 1956 (Movie)

Quincannon (Actor)

The Searchers 1956 (Movie)

Captain Reverend Clayton (Actor)

A Man Alone 1955 (Movie)

Gil Corrigan (Actor)

Mister Roberts 1955 (Movie)

Chief Petty Officer Dowdy (Actor)

The Long Gray Line 1955 (Movie)

Captain Herman J Koehler (Actor)

Johnny Guitar 1954 (Movie)

John McIvers (Actor)

The Bob Mathias Story 1954 (Movie)

Coach Jackson (Actor)

Blowing Wild 1953 (Movie)

Dutch (Actor)

Gulf Playhouse 1952 - 1953 (TV Show)


Hondo 1953 (Movie)


The Quiet Man 1952 (Movie)

Father Peter Longergan (Actor)

On Dangerous Ground 1951 (Movie)

Walter Brent (Actor)

Operation Pacific 1951 (Movie)

Cmdr. John T. "Pop" Perry (Actor)

Joan of Arc 1950 (Movie)

La Hire (Actor)

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye 1950 (Movie)

Insp. Charles Weber (Actor)

Silver Theater 1949 - 1950 (TV Show)


Singing Guns 1950 (Movie)


Wagonmaster 1950 (Movie)

Wiggs / Elder Wiggs (Actor)

Fort Apache 1948 (Movie)

Sergeant O'Rourke (Actor)

The Time of Your Life 1948 (Movie)


Three Godfathers 1948 (Movie)


Canyon Passage 1946 (Movie)

Honey Bragg (Actor)

It's a Wonderful Life 1946 (Movie)

Bert (Actor)

My Darling Clementine 1946 (Movie)


Dakota 1945 (Movie)


They Were Expendable 1945 (Movie)

'Boats' Mulcahey C.B.M. (Actor)

The Sullivans 1944 (Movie)

Lt. Cmdr. Robinson (Actor)

Tall in the Saddle 1943 (Movie)

Judge Robert Garvey (Actor)

Hello, Frisco, Hello 1942 (Movie)

Sharkey (Actor)

Sergeant York 1941 (Movie)

Ike Botkin (Actor)

Ten Gentlemen From West Point 1941 (Movie)

Scully (Actor)

The Maltese Falcon 1941 (Movie)

Detective Tom Polhaus (Actor)

Manpower 1940 (Movie)

Eddie Adams (Actor)

The Grapes of Wrath 1940 (Movie)


The Long Voyage Home 1940 (Movie)


The Shepherd of the Hills 1940 (Movie)

Wash Gibbs (Actor)

The Santa Fe Trail 1939 (Movie)

Townley (Actor)

Dodge City 1938 (Movie)

Bud Taylor (Actor)

Drums Along the Mohawk 1938 (Movie)

Adam Hartman (Actor)

The Oklahoma Kid 1938 (Movie)

Wes Handley (Actor)

Young Mr. Lincoln 1938 (Movie)


The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse 1937 (Movie)


Dead End 1936 (Movie)


Conflict 1935 (Movie)


Black Fury 1934 (Movie)

Mac - Company Policeman (Actor)

It Happened One Night 1934 (Movie)

Bus Driver (Actor)

The Big Trail 1929 (Movie)

Sid Bascom (Actor)

Salute 1928 (Movie)

Midshipman Harold (Actor)

23 1/2 Hours Leave (Movie)

Top Kick (Actor)

A Guy Named Joe (Movie)

Al Yackey (Actor)

A Man Betrayed (Movie)

Floyd (Actor)

Colleen (Movie)

Sweeney the Cop (Actor)

College Coach (Movie)

Football Player (Actor)

Confessions of a Nazi Spy (Movie)

American Legionnaire (Actor)

Crash Donovan (Movie)

The Drill Master (Actor)

Death on the Diamond (Movie)

Policeman (Actor)

Devil Dogs of the Air (Movie)

Senior Instructor (Actor)

Dust Be My Destiny (Movie)

Thug (Actor)

Fatal Lady (Movie)

American Stage Manager (Actor)

Fighting Shadows (Movie)


Flight to Nowhere (Movie)


Frontier Marshal (Movie)

Ben Murchison (Actor)

G-Men (Movie)

Machine Gunners (Actor)

Gentleman Jim (Movie)

John L. Sullivan (Actor)

Gun Law (Movie)

Pecos (Actor)

Hello Trouble (Movie)


Here Comes the Groom (Movie)

Second Cop (Actor)

Heroes for Sale (Movie)

Red (Actor)

High Speed (Movie)


His Night Out (Movie)


Hitler: Dead or Alive (Movie)

Steve Maschik (Actor)

Home in Indiana (Movie)

Jed Bruce (Actor)

Kit Carson (Movie)

Ape Eaton (Actor)

Legion of Terror (Movie)

Don Foster (Actor)

Little Old New York (Movie)

Regan (Actor)

Lucky Devils (Movie)


Made for Each Other (Movie)

Jim Hatton (Actor)

Mountain Music (Movie)


Mr. Moto in Danger Island (Movie)

Sailor Sam, the Wrestler (Actor)

Mr. Moto's Gamble (Movie)

Big Moran (Actor)

Murder in the Fleet (Movie)

Heavy Johnson (Actor)

Music for Madame (Movie)

Violet, the Henchman (Actor)

Night Key (Movie)

Finger Man (Actor)

Only the Valiant (Movie)

Cpl. Timothy Gilchrist (Actor)

Over the Wall (Movie)

Eddie Edwards (Actor)

Park Avenue Logger (Movie)

Paul Sanger (Actor)

Pride of the Marines (Movie)

Gunner Brady (Actor)

Rackety Rax (Movie)

Brick Gilligan (Actor)

Riding High (Movie)

Lee (Actor)

Sailor's Lady (Movie)

Shore Patrolman (Actor)

Second Wife (Movie)


Slightly Dangerous (Movie)

Jimmy (Actor)

Son of Frankenstein (Movie)

Gendarme (Actor)

Submarine Patrol (Movie)

Olaf Swanson (Actor)

Swamp Water (Movie)

Tim Dorson (Actor)

Tap Roots (Movie)

Hoab Dabney (Actor)

The Adventures of Marco Polo (Movie)

Mongol Guard (Actor)

The Bride Walks Out (Movie)

Taxi Driver (Actor)

The Cattle Thief (Movie)

Ranse (Actor)

The Cisco Kid and the Lady (Movie)

Walton (Actor)

The Crimson Trail (Movie)

Luke Long (Actor)

The Defense Rests (Movie)


The Falcon Takes Over (Movie)

Moose Malloy (Actor)

The Fighting Code (Movie)


The Fighting Ranger (Movie)

Dave (Actor)

The Girl from Mexico (Movie)

Mexican Pete (Actor)

The Headline Woman (Movie)

Johnson (Actor)

The Kid from Kokomo (Movie)

Klewicke (Actor)

The Last Days of Pompeii (Movie)


The Law West of Tombstone (Movie)

Mulligan (Actor)

The Lone Star Ranger (Movie)

(uncredited) (Actor)

The Lost Squadron (Movie)

Soldier (Actor)

The Moonlighter (Movie)

Cole (Actor)

The Mortal Storm (Movie)

Franz (Actor)

The Return of the Cisco Kid (Movie)

Tough (Actor)

The Singing Marine (Movie)

First Sergeant (Actor)

The Sundown Rider (Movie)

Gabe Powers (Actor)

The Wildcatter (Movie)

Johnson (Actor)

The Wrecker (Movie)

Cramer (Actor)

They Came to Blow up America (Movie)

Craig (Actor)

They Made Me a Criminal (Movie)

Lenihan, fight promoter (Actor)

They Met in a Taxi (Movie)

Policeman (Actor)

Tobacco Road (Movie)

Lov Bensey (Actor)

Unconquered (Movie)

John Fraser (Actor)

Unknown Valley (Movie)

Snead (Actor)

Virtue (Movie)

Frank (Actor)

Wagon Train (TV Show)


Waterfront Lady (Movie)


Whirlpool (Movie)

Farley (Actor)

White Eagle (Movie)


Wild Boys of the Road (Movie)

Red (Actor)


One of the most prolific of Hollywood character actors. Bond began his career in the late 1920s and was a key member of John Ford's stock company, playing the parson/Texas Ranger in "The Searchers" (1956) and fictional film director John Dodge in "The Wings of Eagles" (1956). He starred in the TV series, "Wagon Train."


University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California



Film acting debut