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Jeff York

Jeff York

Highest Rated: 100% Old Yeller (1957)

Lowest Rated: 50% Savage Sam (1963)

Birthday: Mar 23, 1912

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Jeff York was a big screen film actor known for powerful performances. York kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the drama "They Were Expendable" (1945) with Robert Montgomery, the Lana Turner crime drama "The Postman Always Rings Twice" (1946) and the drama "Alias Mr. Twilight" (1946) with Michael Duane. He also appeared in "Fear in the Night" (1947), the drama "The Yearling" (1947) with Gregory Peck and "Panhandle" (1948). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the fifties, appearing in the sports comedy "Kill the Umpire" (1950) with William Bendix, "The Lady Says No" (1952) and the historical film "Demetrius and the Gladiators" (1954) with Victor Mature. He also appeared in "Davy Crockett and the River Pirates" (1956) with Fess Parker. York was most recently credited in "Rides with Jason Priestley" (2003-05). In the fifties through the nineties, York lent his talents to projects like "The Saga of Andy Burnett" (ABC, 1957-58), "The Alaskans" (ABC, 1959-1960) and "Unsolved Mysteries" (CBS, 1988-2009). His credits also expanded to "Making Sense of the Sixties" (PBS, 1990-91). York passed away in October 1995 at the age of 83.

Highest rated movies

100% Old Yeller
100% The Paleface
100% The Yearling
92% They Were Expendable
75% Demetrius and the Gladiators
50% Savage Sam

Photos

OLD YELLER, Kevin Corcoran, Jeff York, Old Yeller as a puppy, Beverly Washburn, 1957 DAVY CROCKETT AND THE RIVER PIRATES, Jeff York, Fess Parker, 1956

Filmography

Movies

Credit
50% 47% Savage Sam Bud Searcy (Character) - 1963
100% 79% Old Yeller Bud Searcy (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 49% Johnny Tremain James Otis (Character) - 1957
No Score Yet 43% Westward Ho the Wagons! Hank Breckenridge (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 67% Davy Crockett and the River Pirates Mike Fink (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet 55% The Great Locomotive Chase William Campbell (Character) - 1956
75% 65% Demetrius and the Gladiators Albus (uncredited) (Character) - 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet Short Grass Curley (Character) - 1950
100% 64% The Paleface Big Joe (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 31% Fear in the Night Deputy Torrence (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Blondie's Holiday Paul Madison (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Up Goes Maisie Elmer Sauders (Character) - 1946
100% 76% The Yearling Oliver Hutto (Character) - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet Little Miss Big Clancy (Character) - 1946
92% 73% They Were Expendable Ens. Tony Aiken (Character) - 1945
No Score Yet 41% Li'l Abner Li'l Abner Yokum (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Terry and the Pirates Pat Ryan (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Great Plane Robbery Jim Day (Character) - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Devil's Saddle Legion Chris Madden (Character) - 1937

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Disney's Wonderful World Bud Searcy (Character) 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet Iron Horse Unknown (Guest Star) 1967
No Score Yet No Score Yet Daniel Boone Unknown (Guest Star) 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Ross Walker (Guest Star) 1961 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Rifleman Unknown (Guest Star) 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cheyenne Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Bronco Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zorro Unknown (Guest Star) 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lawman Unknown (Guest Star) 1958
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Knife Norton (Guest Star) 1950