Person Details

Birthday: 1918-06-13 02:05:19

Death: 1996-04-08 02:05:19

Aliases: Francis Benjamin Johnson Jr.

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Foraker, Shidler, Oklahoma, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 63

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Ben "Son" Johnson, Jr. (June 13, 1918 – April 8, 1996) was an American motion picture actor who was mainly cast in Westerns. He was also a rodeo cowboy, stuntman, and rancher. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Johnson (actor) , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Hang 'em High
Average
7

Hang 'em High

(1968) Marshal Dave Bliss
The Wild Bunch
Average
8

The Wild Bunch

(1969) Tector Gorch
The Getaway
Average
7

The Getaway

(1972) Jack Beynon
Breakheart Pass
Average
7

Breakheart Pass

(1975) Pearce
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
Average
7

She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

(1949) Sgt. Tyree
Red Dawn
Average
6

Red Dawn

(1984) Mr. Mason
Radio Flyer
Average
7

Radio Flyer

(1992) Geronimo Bill
Shane
Average
7

Shane

(1953) Chris Calloway

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2014 N/A
2011 Lance
2004 Self (archive footage)
1996 Arthur Cotton
1995 Bronc Evans
1994 Hank Murphy
N/A
1993 Bronc Evans
Himself
Self
1992 Geronimo Bill
1991 Jesse Dalton
Laurienti
1989 Eli Hix
1988 Vern Whitman
1987 Six Fingered Jake
1986 Harry Burck Sr.
1985 Bill Ward
1984 Mr. Mason
Burly Cocks
1983 N/A
1982 Uncle 'Black Jack' Traven
Cole Collins
Chief
1981 Isum Gorch
Sam Bellows
1980 Carne
Sheriff John Strong
Doc Bogardus
1979 Cap Rountree
1978 Felix
1977 John Colter
Hollis
1976 Sheriff Donald McKew
Captain J.D. Morales
1975 Pearce
Marty Hollinger
Mister
1974 Amos Fletcher
Captain Harlin Tanner
1973 Dwayne Birdsong
Holly Gibson
Melvin Purvis
Jess Taylor
Jesse
Sheriff 'Mean John' Simpson
1972 Jack Beynon
Buck Roan
Spinner
Boland
1971 Jesse Bookbinder
Sam the Lion
1970 James Pepper
1969 Short Grub
Tector Gorch
1968 Marshal Dave Bliss
1967 Alex
1966 Sheriff Barbee
N/A
N/A
Jeff Harter
1965 Sergeant Chillum
N/A
1964 Trooper Plumtree (uncredited)
1963 N/A
1962 N/A
N/A
1961 Bob Amory
1960 George Bradley
N/A
1958 Capt. Thomas Thompson
1957 Montana Burriss
N/A
N/A
Luke Fargo
1956 Frank Mason
1955 N/A
N/A
N/A
1953 Chris Calloway
1952 N/A
Dan Light (as an adult)
1951 Ben Shelby
1950 Trooper Travis Tyree
Travis Blue
1949 Sgt. Tyree
Gregg Johnson
1948 Posse man #1
Ranger
1945 Coach Driver (uncredited)
1943 Deputy (uncredited)
Year Character Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
1943 Stunts
Year Role Movie/Tv

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