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Jack English

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Birthday: Jun 25, 1903

Birthplace: Cumberland, England, UK

John English enjoyed success as a director over the course of his career, owed mainly to a vast supply of imagination and a fierce attention to detail. English started off his career directing independent films like "His Fighting Blood" (1935), "Zorro Rides Again" (1937) with John Carroll and "Arizona Days" (1937). He also appeared in "Dick Tracy Returns" (1938) and the Lee Powell action movie "The Fighting Devil Dogs" (1938). He continued to work in film in the forties, directing motion pictures like the Tom Tyler adventure "Adventures of Captain Marvel" (1941), "Dick Tracy Vs. Crime, Inc." (1941) and the adventure "Jungle Girl" (1941) with Frances Gifford. He also appeared in the western "King of the Texas Rangers" (1941) with "Slingin Sammy" Baugh. In the latter half of his career, English directed the musical "Riders of the Whistling Pines" (1949) with Gene Autry, "Loaded Pistols" (1949) and the Gene Autry western "The Cowboy and the Indians" (1949). He also appeared in the Gene Autry western "Sons of New Mexico" (1950) and the western "Blazing Sun" (1950) with Gene Autry. English also acted in "The Commander: Calderon." John English passed away in October 1969 at the age of 66.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lost Island of Kioga Director - 1966
No Score Yet 33% Zorro Rides Again Director - 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Whirlwind Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Valley of Fire Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gene Autry and the Mounties Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Silver Canyon Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hills of Utah Director - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Indian Territory Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mule Train Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Beyond the Purple Hills Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Blazing Sun Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cow Town Director - 1950
No Score Yet No Score Yet Riders in the Sky Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Loaded Pistols Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sons of New Mexico Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cowboy and the Indians Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cowboy and the Indians Director - 1949
No Score Yet 38% Riders of the Whistling Pines Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rim of the Canyon Director - 1949
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Strawberry Roan Director - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trail to San Antone Director - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Last Round-Up Director - 1947
No Score Yet No Score Yet Murder in the Music Hall Director - 1946
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Phantom Speaks Director - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Utah Director - 1945
No Score Yet No Score Yet Silver City Kid Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Grissly's Millions Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Port of 40 Thieves Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Call of the South Seas Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Laramie Trail Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet San Fernando Valley Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet Faces in the Fog Director - 1944
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Man From Thunder River Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Black Hills Express Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Overland Mail Robbery Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dead Man's Gulch Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Raiders of Sunset Pass Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Manhunt Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Thundering Trails Director - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet Valley of Hunted Men Director - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Code of the Outlaw Director - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Raiders of the Range Director - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Phantom Plainsmen Director - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Riders for Justice Director - 1942
No Score Yet 79% Adventures of Captain Marvel Director - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jungle Girl Director - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gangs of Sonora Director - 1941
No Score Yet No Score Yet Doctor Satan's Robot Director - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hi-Yo Silver Director - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet King of the Royal Mounted Director - 1940
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc. Director - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dick Tracy's G-Men Director - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Daredevils of the Red Circle Director - 1939
No Score Yet 42% Zorro's Fighting Legion Director - 1939
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fighting Devil Dogs Director - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Call the Mesquiteers Director - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dick Tracy Returns Director - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Torpedo of Doom Director - 1938
No Score Yet No Score Yet Arizona Days Director - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet Whistling Bullets Director - 1937
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lion's Den Film Editor - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lightnin' Bill Carson Film Editor - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hawk of the Wilderness Director - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet His Fighting Blood Director - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Red Blood of Courage Director - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet Northern Frontier Film Editor - 1935
No Score Yet 33% Mockery Film Editor - 1927

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet King of the Texas Rangers Director
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc. Director
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adventures of Red Ryder Director
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zorro's Fighting Legion Director
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lassie Director 1964-1966 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Man Called Shenandoah Director 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gunsmoke Director 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Thriller Director 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Perry Mason Director 1961
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death Valley Days Director 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Zane Grey Theater Director 1957-1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Behind Closed Doors Director 1959
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trackdown Director 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Tales of Wells Fargo Director 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Adventures of Kit Carson Director 1951-1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Annie Oakley Director 1954
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Roy Rogers Show Director 1951-1953
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Gene Autry Show Director 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Lone Ranger Director 1938

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