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Jim Bannon

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Biography

Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Jim Bannon was a star athlete at Rockhurst College. After graduation, he became a sportscaster in Kansas City, and after 1938, in California. He began working as a radio actor and got small parts in movies. He was a movie stuntman in the early 1940s before starring in a detective movie series for Columbia, based on a radio show "I Love a Mystery." In 1949, he was given the title role of Red Ryder in the western series produced by Eagle Lion Productions. In the 1950s, he appeared in smaller character parts in westerns and on television. Read more...

Actor

Character: Chuck Blayden

Johnny O'Clock 1947

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Character: Betz, FBI Stenographer

The Shaggy Dog 1959

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Character: Western Gambler

40 Pounds of Trouble 1962

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Character: Col. Morse

A Gathering of Eagles 1963

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Character: George Hargis

Alcoa Premiere 1961

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Character: Capt. Paltz

They Came to Cordura 1959

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