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Johnny Johnston

Highest Rated: 100% Till the Clouds Roll By (1947)

Lowest Rated: 0% Heart Condition (1990)

Birthday: Dec 1, 1915

Birthplace: Not Available

American actor and singer Johnny Johnston played leading roles in a few frothy Hollywood musicals during the 1940s. Before that, the St. Louis native found popularity as a singer with Art Kassel's band Kassels in the Air. During the late 1930s, Johnston became a popular guitar-playing radio crooner. Following his brief film career, Johnston became a popular nightclub performer and theater star, returning briefly to films in the mid -'50s. He signed to Capitol Records in 1942 and recorded the standard "That Old Black Magic." His other best-known song is the million-selling "Laura."

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet Body of Influence (Indecent Advances) Extra 1993
0% Heart Condition Resident 1990
88% Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll Actor 1987
63% The Spook Who Sat by the Door Actor 1973
No Score Yet Rock Around the Clock Steve Hollis 1956
No Score Yet Lady Godiva Rides Again Actor 1951
No Score Yet The Man from Texas Billy Taylor 1948
No Score Yet This Time for Keeps Dick Johnson 1947
100% Till the Clouds Roll By Finale 1947
No Score Yet Star Spangled Rhythm Actor 1942
No Score Yet Priorities on Parade Johnny Draper 1942
No Score Yet Sweater Girl Johnny Arnold 1942

QUOTES FROM Johnny Johnston CHARACTERS

Steve Hollis says: I must have my imagination overhauled; you even look better than what I'd dreamed up.

Lisa Johns says: Thanks. Smell the strawberries? They grow wild around here.

Steve Hollis says: You come here often?

Lisa Johns says: Often as I can.

Steve Hollis says: That must be what makes them wild.