Van Johnson

Aug 25, 1916
Newport, Rhode Island, USA

Bio: The quintessential blue-eyed, blonde-haired, freckle-faced Boy Next Door, Van Johnson was the son of a Rhode Island plumbing contractor. Making his Broadway bow in The New Faces of 1936, Johnson spent several busy years as a musical-comedy chorus boy. After understudying Gene Kelly in Pal Joey, he came to Hollywood to recreate his minor role in the film version of… More


Van Johnson Videos

4 minutes 44 seconds
Yours, Mine And Ours
1 minutes 40 seconds
Eagles Over London
2 minutes 41 seconds
Ziegfeld Follies
3 minutes 32 seconds

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