Glenn Ford (I) (1916–2006)

Actor | Producer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Superman (1978) | Pocketful of Miracles (1961) | The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 6 wins & 9 nominations More »
AKA 
Glenn & Cynthia | Gwyllyn Ford | Commander Glenn Ford USNR
BORN 
May 1, 1916 (died Aug 30, 2006)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Past Film & Video (92 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (21 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Final VerdictFinal Verdict (TV Movie) Rev. Rogers  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Lucas Wheeler (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • My Town (May 25, 1986) Lucas Wheeler  Less
  • Primary photo for The GiftThe Gift (TV Movie) Billy Devlin  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Beggarman, ThiefBeggarman, Thief (TV Movie) David Donnelly  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The SackettsThe Sacketts (TV Mini-series) Tom Sunday (2 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 2
    • Part II (May 16, 1979) Tom Sunday  Less
    • Part I (May 15, 1979) Tom Sunday  Less
  • Primary photo for Evening in ByzantiumEvening in Byzantium (TV Movie) Jesse Craig  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for No Margin for ErrorNo Margin for Error (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Deputy Chief Walter Hayes (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The 3,000 Mile ChaseThe 3,000 Mile Chase (TV Movie) Paul Dvorak / Leonard Staveck  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Once an EagleOnce an Eagle (TV Mini-series) George Caldwell (7 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1977 7
    • Part 7 (Jan 13, 1977) George Caldwell  Less
    • Part 6 (Jan 6, 1977) George Caldwell  Less
    • Part 5 (Dec 30, 1976) George Caldwell  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Family HolvakThe Family Holvak (TV Series) Rev. Tom Holvak (10 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 10
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  • Primary photo for Long Way HomeLong Way Home (TV Movie) Rev. Tom Holvak  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Punch and JodyPunch and Jody (TV Movie) Peter 'Punch' Travers  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Greatest GiftThe Greatest Gift (TV Movie) Rev. Holvak  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Disappearance of Flight 412The Disappearance of Flight 412 (TV Movie) Colonel Pete Moore  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for JarrettJarrett (TV Movie) Sam Jarrett  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Cade's CountyCade's County (TV Series) Sam Cade (24 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1972 24
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  • Primary photo for The Brotherhood of the BellThe Brotherhood of the Bell (TV Movie) Prof. Andrew 'Andy' Patterson  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Primetime/Nighttime)The Hollywood Squares (Primetime/Nighttime) (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Glenn Ford (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Faith of Our ChildrenThe Faith of Our Children (TV Series) Producer  Less 1953–1955
Self (84 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The 79th Annual Academy AwardsThe 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding MoviesAFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Lady with the TorchThe Lady with the Torch Himself (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for 100 Years of the Hollywood Western100 Years of the Hollywood Western (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Our Hollywood EducationOur Hollywood Education Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for All-Star Salute to Our TroopsAll-Star Salute to Our Troops (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Gran premio internazionale della TVGran premio internazionale della TV (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Un dia és un diaUn dia és un dia (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for William Holden: The Golden BoyWilliam Holden: The Golden Boy Self  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Talking PicturesTalking Pictures (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #12Circus of the Stars #12 (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Comedy Salute to the SoapsBob Hope's Comedy Salute to the Soaps (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Star-Studded Spoof of the New TV Season, G-Rated, with Glamour, Glitter and GagsStar-Studded Spoof of the New TV Season, G-Rated, with Glamour, Glitter and Gags (TV Special) Himself  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980–1981
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  • Primary photo for Great White DeathGreat White Death Himself, narrator  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Rebels: Marlon BrandoThe Rebels: Marlon Brando (Video) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Where Have All the Children GoneWhere Have All the Children Gone (TV Special) Self  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The First 40 YearsThe First 40 Years (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Superman: The Movie'The Making of 'Superman: The Movie' (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for When the West Was Fun: A Western ReunionWhen the West Was Fun: A Western Reunion (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979 $545K
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood ClownsThe Hollywood Clowns (Video) Narrator (voice)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for America Alive!America Alive! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for When Havoc StruckWhen Havoc Struck (TV Series) Narrator  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for PersonenbeschreibungPersonenbeschreibung (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Rich Little ShowThe Rich Little Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself (20 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1975
    • Episode #3.41 (Oct 23, 1975) Himself (as Glenn & Cynthia)  Less
    • Episode #3.40 (Oct 22, 1975) Himself (as Glenn & Cynthia)  Less
    • Episode #3.39 (Oct 21, 1975) Himself (as Glenn & Cynthia)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Daytime)The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) (TV Series) Himself - Panelist / Himself - Center Square (67 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1975
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  • Primary photo for ABC's Wide World of EntertainmentABC's Wide World of Entertainment (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1975
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974
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  • Primary photo for Friends of ManFriends of Man (TV Series) Narrator  Less 1974– 
  • Primary photo for RCA's Opening NightRCA's Opening Night (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Wacky World of Jonathan WintersThe Wacky World of Jonathan Winters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The 15th Annual TV Week Logie AwardsThe 15th Annual TV Week Logie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1972
  • Primary photo for The GolddiggersThe Golddiggers (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher Comedy HourThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
    • Episode #2.1 (Dec 27, 1971) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jerry VisitsJerry Visits (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Once Upon a WheelOnce Upon a Wheel Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for HowdyHowdy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for AmericaAmerica (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Nothing for Granted: The Story of the Navy's Test and Evaluation ForceNothing for Granted: The Story of the Navy's Test and Evaluation Force (Short) Narrator  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Name DroppersName Droppers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Co-Host (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for Dee TimeDee Time (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1969
  • Primary photo for MCRD, San DiegoMCRD, San Diego (Short) Narrator  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for George Jessel's Here Come the StarsGeorge Jessel's Here Come the Stars (TV Series) Himself - Honoree (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
    • Glenn Ford (Oct 9, 1968) Himself - Honoree  Less
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for PersonalityPersonality (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The 39th Annual Academy AwardsThe 39th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for A Bob Hope Comedy SpecialA Bob Hope Comedy Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Reflets de CannesReflets de Cannes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Eamonn Andrews ShowThe Eamonn Andrews Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Talent ScoutsHollywood Talent Scouts (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for That Regis Philbin ShowThat Regis Philbin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for SeapowerSeapower (Short) Narrator (as Commander Glenn Ford USNR)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest Host (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Taiwan: Island of FreedomTaiwan: Island of Freedom (Short) Himself - Narrator  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Les échos du cinémaLes échos du cinéma (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for A Day Called XA Day Called X (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for To Tell the TruthTo Tell the Truth (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Small FryScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Small Fry (Short) Himself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Operation TeahouseOperation Teahouse (Short) Himself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The 27th Annual Academy AwardsThe 27th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1955
  • Primary photo for Have Faith in Our ChildrenHave Faith in Our Children (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Mothers and FathersHollywood Mothers and Fathers (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Greatest ComediansScreen Snapshots: Hollywood's Greatest Comedians (Short) Himself  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Screen ActorsScreen Actors (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood HolidayScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Holiday (Short) Himself  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 10: Famous Fathers and SonsScreen Snapshots Series 25, No. 10: Famous Fathers and Sons (Short) Himself  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 23, No. 1: Hollywood in UniformScreen Snapshots Series 23, No. 1: Hollywood in Uniform (Short) Himself  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Show-Business at WarShow-Business at War (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 21, No. 6Screen Snapshots Series 21, No. 6 (Short) Himself  Less 1942 $3K
Archive Footage (33 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The PatriarchThe Patriarch Ben Wade (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Million Dollar American PrincessesMillion Dollar American Princesses (TV Series) Johnny Farrell (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Rules of Film NoirThe Rules of Film Noir (TV Movie) Det. Sgt. Dave Bannion (clip from The Big Heat (1953)) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Banda sonoraBanda sonora (TV Series) Johnny Farrell (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #5.7 (Feb 23, 2009) Johnny Farrell (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Back Nine at Cherry Hills: The Legends of the 1960 U.S. OpenBack Nine at Cherry Hills: The Legends of the 1960 U.S. Open (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Cámara negra. Teatro Victoria EugeniaCámara negra. Teatro Victoria Eugenia (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 59th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 59th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Memòries de la teleMemòries de la tele (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #1.7 (Jul 15, 2007) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Jack Taylor of Beverly HillsJack Taylor of Beverly Hills Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher FilmGoing to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Premio Donostia a Matt DillonPremio Donostia a Matt Dillon (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Premio Donostia a Max Von SydowPremio Donostia a Max Von Sydow (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Budd Boetticher: A Man Can Do ThatBudd Boetticher: A Man Can Do That (TV Movie) John Stroud (archive footage)  Less 2005 $600K
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.11 (Sep 24, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Premio Donostia a Willem DafoePremio Donostia a Willem Dafoe (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Midway'The Making of 'Midway' (Video) Rear Admiral Raymond Spruance (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Taking Flight: The Development of 'Superman'Taking Flight: The Development of 'Superman' (Video) Himself / Pa Kent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Pulp CinemaPulp Cinema (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Hollywood RemembersHollywood Remembers (TV Series) Self (1 episode)  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Remembers Lee MarvinHollywood Remembers Lee Marvin (TV Movie) Det. Sgt. Dave Bannion (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Joe Bob's Drive-In TheaterJoe Bob's Drive-In Theater (TV Series) Captain Gavin (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den BesonderenMargret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Superman IISuperman II Jonathan Kent in Opening Montage (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1980 $54MM $108MM / —
  • Primary photo for That's ActionThat's Action Himself (archive footage)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Hollywood My Home TownHollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Without Make-UpHollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Twentieth CenturyThe Twentieth Century (TV Series) Prof. Bentley 'Bass' Bassett Jr. (clip from The Return of October (1948)) (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
    • The Movies Learn to Talk (Oct 25, 1959) Prof. Bentley 'Bass' Bassett Jr. (clip from The Return of October (1948)) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
    • Episode #10.11 (Dec 2, 1956) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Goes a Fishin'Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Goes a Fishin' (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for MGM ParadeMGM Parade (TV Series) Dave Stannard in 'Ransom!' / David Blake / David in 'Trial' (5 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1956
    • Episode #1.20 (1956) Dave Stannard in 'Ransom!' (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.19 (1956) Dave Stannard in 'Ransom!' (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 12, 1955) David Blake (archive footage)  Less
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