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Jack MacGowran

1918-10-13 Dublin, Ireland

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. John Joseph "Jack" MacGowran (October 13, 1918 – January 31, 1973) was an Irish character actor, whose last film role was as the alcoholic director Burke Dennings in The Exorcist. He was probably best known for his work with Samuel Beckett. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack MacGowran , licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist Self (archive footage) 2023-10-05
The Exorcist Burke Dennings 1973-12-26
A Day at the Beach Collector 1970-05-01
The Yin and the Yang of Mr. Go Leo Zimmerman 1970-01-01
Start the Revolution Without Me Jacques 1970-02-04
Age of Consent Nat Kelly 1969-05-13
Wonderwall Prof. Oscar Collins 1968-05-17
Faithful Departed narrator 1968-07-02
There's a Hole in Your Dustbin, Delilah 'Cheese and Egg' C.E. Petty 1968-09-30
Dance of the Vampires Professor Abronsius 1967-11-13
How I Won the War Juniper 1967-10-18
Eh, Joe? Joe 1966-07-04
Silent Song Brother Michael 1966-02-02
The Stable Door 1966-06-01
Cul-de-sac Albie 1966-06-17
Doctor Zhivago Petya 1965-12-22
Young Cassidy Archie 1965-02-25
Beginning to End Man 1965-01-01
Lord Jim Robinson 1965-02-15
The Ceremony O'Brian 1963-12-18
Tom Jones Partridge 1963-08-24
Two and Two Make Six Night Porter 1962-05-01
The Brain Furber 1962-09-05
Captain Clegg Frightened Man 1962-06-13
Mix Me a Person Terence 1962-08-31
I Captured the King of the Leprechauns Phadrig Oge 1959-05-29
Darby O'Gill and the Little People Phadrig Oge 1959-06-24
Behemoth, the Sea Monster Dr. Sampson, the paleontologist 1959-03-03
Blind Date Postman 1959-08-01
Embers Henry 1959-06-24
Rooney Joe O'Connor 1958-03-24
She Didn't Say No! William Bates 1958-09-30
The Rising of the Moon Mickey J. - the poitín maker (1st Episode) 1957-08-10
Manuela Tommy 1957-07-18
Jacqueline Campbell 1956-06-04
The Titfield Thunderbolt Vernon Crump (as Jack McGowran) 1953-03-04
Time Bomb 1953-02-05
The Titfield Thunderbolt Vernon Crump 1953-03-04
The Quiet Man Ignatius Feeney 1952-07-21
No Resting Place Billy Kyle 1951-01-12