Jack Mullaney


Jack Mullaney

Biography

Jack Mullaney has built an incredible presence on the big screen throughout his acting career. Mullaney's earliest roles were in film, including "Kiss Them For Me" (1957) with Cary Grant, the James MacArthur dramatic adaptation "The Young Stranger" (1957) and "South Pacific" (1958) with Rossano Brazzi. He also appeared in the Robert Wagner dramatic adaptation "All the Fine Young Canni...

Biography

Jack Mullaney has built an incredible presence on the big screen throughout his acting career. Mullaney's earliest roles were in film, including "Kiss Them For Me" (1957) with Cary Grant, the James MacArthur dramatic adaptation "The Young Stranger" (1957) and "South Pacific" (1958) with Rossano Brazzi. He also appeared in the Robert Wagner dramatic adaptation "All the Fine Young Cannibals" (1960), "The Absent-Minded Professor" (1961) with Fred MacMurray and the Steve McQueen comedy adaptation "The Honeymoon Machine" (1961). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in "Seven Days in May" (1964), "Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine" (1965) and the musical comedy "Tickle Me" (1965) with Elvis Presley. He also appeared in "Spinout" (1966). He also played parts in television during these years, including roles in "My Living Doll" (CBS, 1964-65) and "It's About Time" (CBS, 1966-67). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the dramedy "Little Big Man" (1970) with Dustin Hoffman, "George!" (1972) and the Richard Widmark drama "When the Legends Die" (1972). He also appeared in the comedic adaptation "Where Does It Hurt?" (1972) with Peter Sellers. He also was featured in the TV movie "Love, Hate, Love" (ABC, 1970-71). Mullaney more recently acted in the Walter Matthau musical "Little Miss Marker" (1980).

Life Events

Videos

Movie Clip

Honeymoon Machine, The (1961) - Someone's Giving You Rome? In the casino in Venice gathering roulette data for the computer-gambling scam being arranged by his Navy buddy (Steve McQueen), Jim Hutton as scientist Jason spies nearsighted knockout Pam (Paula Prentiss, in their third film together for MGM), then her ball/chain Tommy (William Lanteau) in The Honeymoon Machine, 1961.
Tickle Me (1965) - We Help The Girls Get In Shape Exposition, Julie Adams as Vera has hired Elvis (as rodeo cowboy Lonnie Beale) after watching him win a bar fight, bringing him to her “Guest Ranch” where the staff includes Edward Faulkner as Brad, and Vienna-born Jocelyn Lane as fitness trainer Pam, in the Allied Artists musical Tickle Me,1965.
Tickle Me (1965) - Put The Blame On Me Fitness-camp employees Pam (Jocelyn Lane) and Lonnie (Elvis Presley) searching an old Western saloon, imagining an old-time musical number, song by Kay Twomey, Fred Wise and Norman Blagman, Edward Faulkner and Jack Mullaney their pals appearing in the fantasy, in Tickle Me, 1965.
Tickle Me (1965) - Long Lonely Highway Opening on a Greyhound in the Mojave, Elvis Presley as cowboy Lonnie with a tune by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, from Tickle Me, 1965, co-starring Julie Adams and Jocelyn Lane, in Elvis’ only picture for Allied Artists, which rescued the the studio from financial straits.
Tickle Me (1965) - Such An Easy Question Schtick with Elvis as cowboy Lonnie working at a fitness ranch for women, making eyes with fellow staffer Jocelyn Lane, Jack Mullaney his pal, the song by Otis Blackwell and Scotty Moore, a #11 Billboard hit, but like all the songs, a previously-recorded cut, selected for the movie, Tickle Me, 1965.
Dr. Goldfoot And The Bikini Machine (1965) - I Want Them To See This Vincent Price (title character) scolds aide Igor (Jack Mullaney) for sending his fem-bot #11 (a.k.a. Diane, Susan Ward) after the wrong target, then re-directs her toward rich playboy Todd (Dwayne Hickman), with extra cheesecake, early in Dr. Goldfoot And The Bikini Machine, 1965.

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