Jim McMullan

Jim McMullan

Birth
Long Beach, Nassau County, New York, USA
Death 31 May 2019 (aged 82)
Wofford Heights, Kern County, California, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 199986616 · View Source
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Actor. He was best known to film viewers for both his role as 'John Anderson' in the 1965 film "Shenandoah" and as the skier 'Johnny Creech' in the 1969 film "Downhill Racer." He was also known for his role as 'Senator Andrew Dowling' on the popular CBS television series "Dallas" from 1986 to 1987. Born James P. McMullan, he studied architecture and design at NYU, the Parsons school and the University of Kansas, where he earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree. While at the University of Kansas, he acted for the first time in a production of Eugene O'Neill's "Desire Under the Elms." After graduation, he had a screen test for a part in MGM's 1962 film "Ride the High Country." He didn't get the part, but later that year, made his acting debut on the television series "Frontier Circus." Besides "Dallas," he went on to appear in numerous television series during his career such as "Wagon Train," "The Virginian," "Time Tunnel," "Daniel Boone," "Cannon," "S.W.A.T.," "Barnaby Jones," "Hart to Hart," "Santa Barbara," and "Baywatch." In 1963, he made his "big screen" debut in the film "The Raiders." Besides "Shenandoah" and "Downhill Racer," he also appeared in such films as "The Incredible Shrinking Woman" (1981), "Assassination" (1987), "Strategic Command" (1997), "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" (1997), and "Batman & Robin" (1997). He was also an artist in his spare time, turning discarded materials into art under the name Harry Kovair. He passed away after a battle with ALS.

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 11 Jun 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 199986616
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jim McMullan (13 Oct 1936–31 May 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 199986616, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Burial Details Unknown.