Russell Johnson

Nov 10, 1924
Ashley, Pennsylvania, USA


Having served as a bombardier in World War II, Russell Johnson used the GI Bill to finance his studies at the Actor's Lab. Between performing assignments, Johnson supported himself by driving a cab and working the assembly line at a ballpoint pen factory. His first movie break (indeed, his first movie) was in director Paul Henreid's For Men Only (1952),… More


Russell Johnson Videos

The Greatest Story Ever Told
2 minutes 42 seconds
This Island Earth
2 minutes 22 seconds
A Distant Trumpet
30 seconds
In My Country
2 minutes 9 seconds
3 minutes 43 seconds

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