Jim Hutton

Born May 31, 1934

Dana James "Jim" Hutton was an American actor in film and television probably best remembered for his role as Ellery Queen in the 1970s TV series of the same name.

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1934 Birth Born on May 31, 1934.


1960 26 Years Old He appeared with Prentiss in The Honeymoon Machine late in 1960, followed by 1961's Bachelor in Paradise starring Bob Hope and Lana Turner, and finally The Horizontal Lieutenant in 1962. … Read More


1965 31 Years Old In addition to being a gifted comedic actor, Hutton also took on dramatic roles such as Sam Peckinpah's 1965 western Major Dundee, then returning to comedy in 1965 with The Hallelujah Trail and in 1967 starred in Who's Minding the Mint?
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In 1968, Hutton appeared in the John Wayne acted/directed war drama, The Green Berets, in which Hutton played a Special Forces sergeant in a mix of comedy and drama, with a memorable booby trap scene.


1975 41 Years Old In the early 1970s, Hutton began working almost exclusively in television and played the title role of Ellery Queen in the 1975 made-for-television movie that led to the 1975-1976 television series, Ellery Queen. … Read More
1979 45 Years Old On June 2, 1979, Jim Hutton died in Los Angeles from liver cancer, two days after his 45th birthday. … Read More
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