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James Gordon worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Gordon kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "The Final Close-Up" (1919), "The Last of the Mohicans" (1920) and the Tom Mix western "Trailin'" (1921). He also appeared in "The Iron Horse" (1924), the Hoot Gibson western "The Buckaroo Kid" (1926) and "Babe Comes Home" (1927). In the sixties and the nineties, Gordon devoted his time to various credits, such as "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" (1963) starring Spencer Tracy, "The Great Race" (1965) and "Cop Rock" (ABC, 1990-91). He also worked on "Sweating Bullets" (CBS, 1990-95). Gordon continued to exercise his talent in the nineties, taking on a mix of projects like "Like Father, Like Santa" (Fox Family Channel, 1998-99), "More Haunted Houses: Tortured Souls & Restless Spirits" and "War Dogs" (1998-99). His credits also expanded to "15th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards" (IFC, 1999-2000). Gordon most recently appeared in "Hemlock Grove" (2012-15).

James Gordon worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Gordon kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "The Final Close-Up" (1919), "The Last of the Mohicans" (1920) and the Tom Mix western "Trailin'" (1921). He also appeared in "The Iron Horse" (1924), the Hoot Gibson western "The Buckaroo Kid" (1926) and "Babe Comes Home" (1927). In the sixties and the nineties, Gordon devoted his time to various credits, such as "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World" (1963) starring Spencer Tracy, "The Great Race" (1965) and "Cop Rock" (ABC, 1990-91). He also worked on "Sweating Bullets" (CBS, 1990-95). Gordon continued to exercise his talent in the nineties, taking on a mix of projects like "Like Father, Like Santa" (Fox Family Channel, 1998-99), "More Haunted Houses: Tortured Souls & Restless Spirits" and "War Dogs" (1998-99). His credits also expanded to "15th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards" (IFC, 1999-2000). Gordon most recently appeared in "Hemlock Grove" (2012-15).

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DIRECTOR:

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  Hoodman Blind (1913) Director
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  The Stranglers of Paris (1913) Director

CAST: (feature film)

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 Pups (1999) J P
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 Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938) Equity president
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 One More Spring (1935)
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 The Black Room (1935) Gentleman
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 Neighbors' Wives (1933) Judge Lee
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 Behind Jury Doors (1932) William Wegand
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 Stowaway (1932)
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 The Front Page (1931) The mayor
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 The Bachelor Father (1931) Mr. Creswell
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Tony Scott ( 2006-05-08 )

Source: The Stars of Hollywood Forever: 1901-2006

Born: April 23, 1871 Pittsburgh, PA
Died: May 12, 1941 Hollywood, CA
One of the founders of the acting group known as ‘The Troupers,’ Gordon was a leading man on Broadway and appeared in Shakespearean plays that toured the country numerous times. Married to actress Mabel Van Buren.

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