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Jack Nelson (I) (1882–1948)

Jack Nelson was born on October 15, 1882 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as John Claude Nelson. He was an actor and director, known for Two-Gun Caballero (1931), The Rawhide Terror (1934) and A Fighting Heart (1924). He was married to Grace and Stella. He died on November 10, 1948 in North Bay, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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 1935 The Reckless Buckaroo
Blacksmith (uncredited)
 1920 Love Madness
Pussyfoot Connor
 1919 23 1/2 Hours' Leave
General's Aide
 1919 Rough-Riding Romance
Pietro - the Spy
 1919 Rose of the West
 1919 The Wilderness Trail
 1919 The Haunted Bedroom
Daniel Arnold
 1919 The Busher (uncredited)
 1919 Fighting for Gold
Curley Brandon
 1919 The Girl Dodger
 1919 The Girl with No Regrets
Dale Morgan
 1918 The Cabaret Girl
Percival Terwiller
 1918 When Do We Eat?
'Soup' McCool
 1918 Winner Takes All
Banjo Gibson
 1918 The Flash of Fate
Joe Freeman
 1917 The Lash of Power
Oliver Mullen
 1917 The Scarlet Pimpernel
Armand St. Just
 1917 The Man Trap
Burton Grange
 1917 The Spotted Lily
Pere Anatole
 1917 Like Babes in the Woods (Short)
Fortune Teller
 1917 A Kiss for Susie
Jim Noolan Jr.
 1917 The Web (Short)
Jack Norman
 1917 The Thief Maker (Short)
Jack Stoddard
 1917 Doomed (Short)
Will Curtis
 1917 The Girl in the Garret (Short)
 1917 The Tell Tale Clue (Short)
Richard Foster
 1917 A Jewel in Pawn
Percival Van Dyke
 1917 Never Too Old to Woo (Short)
Harry Thompson
 1917 The Girl Who Lost (Short)
Hayden Van Holt
 1917 The Red Stain (Short)
Elbert Santley
 1916 The Lawyer's Secret (Short)
Bob Murdock
 1916 Circumstantial Guilt (Short)
 1916 The Better Man (Short)
Jerry Henley
 1916 A Mountain Nymph (Short)
 1916 The Timber Wolf (Short)
The City Youth
 1916 Mountain Blood (Short)
 1916 A Man's Hardest Fight (Short)
Martin Langley
 1916 A Kaffir's Gratitude (Short)
Tom Dixon
 1916 Pasquale
Charlie Larkin
 1916 Highlights and Shadows (Short)
 1916 His White Lie (Short)
Barton's Secretary
 1916 Undine
 1915 Does It End Right? (Short)
 1915 Inside Facts (Short)
Tom Jordan
 1915 The Long Chance
Bob McGraw
 1915/I Business Is Business
Xavier Lechat (as Mr. Nelson)
 1915 The Lighthouse Keeper's Son (Short)
John Benson
 1915 When Love Leads (Short)
Phil Rock
 1915 The Secret of Lost River (Short)
Ramon Valdez
 1915 The Pathway from the Past (Short)
Spider Lewis
 1915 Shorty's Troubled Sleep (Short)
The Pool Shark
 1915 The Riddle of the Wooden Leg (Short)
 1915 The Sons of Toil (Short)
Guy Ford
 1915 The Alien
Phil Griswold
 1915 The Spirit of the Bell (Short)
Miguel Galvez
 1915 A Case of Poison (Short)
Mr. Barr
 1915 The Sheriff's Streak of Yellow (Short)
Bill Todd
 1915 Through the Murk (Short)
Missouri Joe
 1915 The Still on Sunset Mountain (Short)
Jack Baker
 1914 The Fortunes of War (Short)
Pedro Cerveroz
 1914 The Envoy Extraordinary
Capt. Balfour
 1914 Shorty Turns Judge (Short)
Jim Walls
 1914 Shorty Gets Into Trouble (Short)
 1914 Tennessee (Short)
Clay Wilson
 1914 A Common Mistake (Short)
 1914/II The Silent Witness (Short)
Tom Perry
 1914 All Mixed Up (Short)
 1914 Cupid's Caprice (Short)
 1914 Suppressed News (Short)
 1914 A Modern Vendetta (Short)
 1914 The Conspirators (Short)
Webster - a Reporter
 1914 The Living Wage (Short)
Stanley Sneed
 1913 Miss 'Arabian Nights' (Short)
Jimmie Fielding
 1913 The Stolen Heart (Short)
Jack Harrington
 1913 The Wolf of the City (Short)
Stanley Vandone
 1913 The Conversion of Mr. Anti (Short)
Walter Burns - Ella's Sweetheart / Husband
 1913 Life for Life (Short)
Alec Carrigan
 1913 The Finger Print (Short)
Dan Wood
 1913 The Conscience Fund (Short)
Holbein Van Dyke
 1913 Our Neighbors (Short)
Howard Marvin
 1913 The Invisible Government (Short)
Percy - Pendleton's Son
 1913 The Price of the Free (Short)
 1913 The Ten Thousand Dollar Toe (Short)
 1913 The Short-Stop's Double (Short)
George Redding
 1913 The Rose of May (Short)
The Young Novelist
 1913 The Suwanee River (Short)
Bob Lucas - the Colonel's Son
 1913 The Post-Impressionists (Short)
Dick Carew
 1913 Roses of Yesterday (Short)
Jack - John Ralston's Nephew
 1913 Dixieland (Short)
Farley - Emily's Brother
 1913 Pauline Cushman, the Federal Spy (Short)
 1913 The Ex-Convict (Short)
Frank Fink - the Degenerate Convict
 1913 The Ferrets (Short)
Jim Stone - the Green Gang
 1913 A Husband Won by Election (Short)
 1913/II The Lesson (Short)
Jerry Brooks - Rosie's Sweetheart
 1913 The Man Who Might Have Been (Short)
Bob Hale
 1913 Prompted by Jealousy (Short)
Jack Venning - Laura's Brother
 1913 A Loyal Deserter (Short)
Paul Worthington
 1912/II A Man Among Men (Short)
Bob Carson - the Chauffeur
 1912 Geronimo's Last Raid (Short)
James Random
 1912 The Story of Starved Rock (Short)
 1910 Spoony Sam (Short)
Sue's Sweetheart
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

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Other Works:

Playwright: "Remote Control"

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Alternate Names:

Jack Bronson | Jack T. Nelson | Mr. Nelson

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