Movie fans seem to think that actors belong to them, but we like to feel we belong to ourselves. For that he had the requisite Jewishness (of which he was very proud) – and he was not quite real. Jeff Chandler, the movie actor, died today in Culver City Hospital of blood poisoning following spinal surgery. For a number of years, film exhibitors voted Chandler among the top stars at the box office. He also had to be written out of his radio shows Michael Shayne and Our Miss Brooks for several weeks.[12][18]. "[21] The movie was shot on location in Italy, although Chandler's radio commitments meant some of it had to be filmed in Hollywood. Jeff Chandler January 18, 1942-April 15, 2012 Jeff Chandler passed away peacefully on April 15, 2012, at his home in Rancho Santa Fe, California, surrounded by his family. "Jeff Chandler Wanted as Star for Movie on Huk Warfare" Hopper, Hedda. The company toured the Midwest with some success, presenting such plays as The Bad Man, Seventh Heaven, The New Minister, and Pigs. "[38] He then made Female on the Beach with Joan Crawford and began releasing records. Interment Grandview Cemetery. They separated in 1951,[60] and 1954,[61] and filed for divorce in 1954. Five days later, he experienced severe abdominal bleeding. Earlmar signed a six-picture deal with United Artists, under which Chandler was to appear in at least three of the films. "LADD, PARAMOUNT DISCUSS CONTRACT: Actor Seeks Picture-a-Year Deal on Long-Term Basis After Current Pact Ends Youngster Gets Role" By THOMAS M. PRYOR, "Drama: Cyd Charisse Costar in 'Strategy of Love'". Louella Parsons: "Jeff Chandler? [2] He was raised by his mother after his parents separated when he was a child. He made a cameo in Meet Danny Wilson[25] and had a change of pace when he supported Loretta Young in Because of You – which a few years later he called his favorite role. Jeffrey C. Kesterson. She is survived by her daughter and two granddaughters. July 12, 1960 - May 1, 2019. Our Miss Brooks transferred to television, but Chandler was not permitted to do TV under his contract; his part was taken by Robert Rockwell. However, Chandler intended to continue to make films for Universal under a multipicture contract. "FILM CHIEFS MEET UNION OFFICIALS: Studio Heads and Actors Guild Aides Bargain Over Strike Issues" by MURRAY SCHUMACH, "JEFF CHANDLER STILL CRITICAL BUT BETTER", "Blood Infection Caused Death of Jeff Chandler", "1,500 Attend Funeral of Actor Jeff Chandler: Hundreds of Movie Fans and Many of His Friends in Baseball Present at Rites", "State Will Investigate Jeff Chandler's Death: Bureau to Look Into Hospital Procedure in Actor's Case Due to Public Interest JEFF CHANDLER", "$1.5 Million Suit Filed in Jeff Chandler Death: Damages from Hospital and Physicians Asked on Behalf of Children and Estate", "Jeff Chandler Wills $600,000 to Daughters". [73], He represented the Screen Actors Guild during talks throughout the 1960 actors' strike. But colleagues who worked with him closely said he had an easy, light-hearted approach on the set that helped ease some of the strain of production. [39] He was replaced in the role by George Nader. Back at Universal, he played a boxer in Iron Man (1951), a remake of an old Lew Ayres movie. Chandler was born Ira Grossel to a Jewish family in Brooklyn, the only child of Anna (née Herman) and Phillip Grossel. Chandler played Cochise for the third time, a cameo in Taza, Son of Cochise, starring Hudson, who soon overtook Chandler as Universal's biggest male star. I marked two radio scripts and have finished synopses and five movie stories. Jeff was born February 22, 1954 to Clare and Norabelle (Bouck) Washburn in Owosso, MI. Chandler received more attention playing Eve Arden's love interest on radio in Our Miss Brooks, which debuted in July 1948 and became a massive hit. [10] Hollywood tended to cast him, though, in different nationalities. Chandler had a concurrent career as a singer and recording artist, releasing several albums and playing nightclubs. Beloved son of Georgina and the late Jack Kesterson. The part was proving tricky to cast; in Chandler's words, "Fox was looking for a guy big enough physically to play the role and unfamiliar enough to moviegoers to lend authenticity. Chris Valente, officiating. Jeff leaves behind two sons, Jordan and Zac Chandler, and countless numbers of friends he made along the way. In May, Chandler refused to play the lead in Six Bridges to Cross and Universal put him on suspension. While working on Merrill's Marauders in the Philippines, on April 15, 1961, Chandler injured his back while playing baseball with U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers who served as extras in the film. He definitely had guts to open in Vegas". He came with a conductor, piano player, light man, press agent, and manager. He said he was under contract to Universal to make two films a year at $60,000 per film for 1957 and $75,000 per film for 1958. I'd like to do some writing. Jeff Chandler was an American actor, singer, and film producer best remembered for his portrayal of Cochise in the 1950 western film, ‘Broken Arrow,’ for which he was nominated for an Oscar. Chandler refused the role and was replaced again by George Nader, but this time, the dispute was not over money, but due to Chandler's overwork. Shortly after his arrival, he was involved in a serious car accident on the way to a screen test, which resulted in a large scar on his forehead.[9]. [76] He died on June 17, 1961. He went on to play small roles as gangsters in Roses are Red and The Invisible Wall, and a policeman in Mr Belvedere Goes to College. In addition to his acting in film, he was known for his role on the radio program Our Miss Brooks and for his musical recordings. "Looking at Hollywood: Orson Welles Will Star in and Direct 'Badge of Evil'" Hopper, Hedda. [26] Young later said Chandler "was more of a personality than an actor... a charming man."[27]. Film historian David Shipman once wrote this analysis of Chandler: Jeff Chandler looked as though he had been dreamed up by one of those artists who specialise in male physique studies, or a mite further up the artistic scale, he might have been plucked bodily from some modern mural on a biblical subject. After he was discharged from the service, he became busy acting in radio drama's and comedies until he was signed by Universal. Wife Divorces Jeff Chandler, Screen Actor, Divorce Planned but Called Off, Says Jeff Chandler, "Jeff Chandler, Wife Refuse Reconciliation: Actor Offers to Continue $1500-a-Month Allowance; She Asks Total of $6500", "Jeff Chandler Must Pay Wife $1500 Monthly", "Jeff Chandler's Wife Gets Divorce, $100,000: She Says She Developed Ulcer Because He Was Too Absorbed in His Film Work", "'Spying' on Anita Told by Detective: Pejury Action Possible". Actor Jeff Chandler and actress Jan Sterling in a scene from the crime drama movie 'Female On The Beach', directed by Joseph Pevney, 1955. "[6] Chandler's performance as a similar resistance leader-type in Sword of the Desert brought him to the studio's attention, and he was borrowed from Universal for the role in May 1949. Jeff Chandler was a 6'4" gorgeous hunk of beefcake with thick curly silvery hair and he was often photographed to show off his massive hairy chest. [54], Chandler made another for Universal, A Stranger in My Arms with June Allyson. He followed this with two films for Universal, The Lady Takes a Flyer with Lana Turner and Raw Wind in Eden with Esther Williams. This meant Chandler missed the part of Demetrius in The Robe (1953) at Fox, for which he had been considered and which eventually went to Victor Mature. "Jeff Chandler Sought for 'Angry River;' Wanger Plans Mounties Movie" Schallert, Edwin. [22], Returning to Universal, Chandler played an adventurer in Smuggler's Island, a role he liked because he said it was close to his real personality. Above all, he was impossibly handsome. [64], In his 1958 divorce proceedings, Chandler was revealed to be paying his wife an allowance of $1,500 per month. Jeff Chandler (1918 - 1961) Taza, Son of Cochise (1954) [Cochise]: Dies of old age/natural causes. And in Hollywood, if you're not working on a picture or getting ready for one, you have to keep studying. He worked for two years in stock companies, including a performance of The Trojan Horse opposite famous singers and actors Gordon MacRae and his wife Sheila MacRae, who became his good friends. [43], In May, Chandler performed at the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas. For other people named Jeff Chandler, see, In February 1953, I was making a second picture with Jeff Chandler, one called. [11][12] He tested for Columbia's The Loves of Carmen[13] and did not get the part. But no more. "[50][51] Chandler bought the rights to a novel, Lincoln McEever, but it was never made; Drango turned out to be Earlmar's sole production. According to the Los Angeles Times, many friends and colleagues of Chandler's rejected Williams' claims. I walk into a restaurant and get a ringside table- but you remember I also have to leave the biggest tip. (Thanks to Robert) Ten Seconds to Hell (1959) … At a trial, Fred Otash said the detectives had followed them to get the story. He was born October 13, 1960 to Bonita Lacroix and the late Thomas Chandler in Miami–Dade County, Florida. "Foy, 'Breen Shape 'Tanks Are Coming' for Screen; Bushman Acts King Saul" Schallert, Edwin. Instead, he appeared in Yankee Pasha, and started singing in nightclubs. Hopper, Hedda. In 1954, Chandler was starting to gripe about his workload: You just can't call your time your own. Chandler moved to Columbia and acted with Kim Novak in Jeanne Eagels. To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our. [3][4], Eventually, he saved up enough money to take a drama course at the Feagin School of Dramatic Art in New York. Chandler appeared in an expensive (for Universal) epic, playing the Emperor Marcian in Sign of the Pagan and co-starred with Jane Russell in Foxfire (1955), which he enjoyed because, "I don't have to be so darned monosyllabic in this one. Chandler, known for his rich baritone voice and prematurely gray hair, died in 1961 as the result of a botched operation for chronic back pain. [4], In a 1960 interview Chandler said his favourite films were Broken Arrow, Battle of Apache Pass, Two Flags West, Because of You ("my first real love story"), Sign of the Pagan, The Toy Tiger ("a change for me"), Drango, Raw Wind in Eden ("beautiful locale"), and The Lady Takes a Flyer ("I had Lana Turner with me").[85]. Chandler had appeared on air in Rogue's Gallery with Dick Powell, who was impressed by the actor, and put pressure on Columbia to give Chandler his first film role, a small part as a gangster in Johnny O'Clock (1947). [65] The court ordered Chandler to continue paying $1,500 per month. Born: 15-Dec-1918 Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY Died: 17-Jun-1961 Location of death: Culver City, CA Cause of death: Complications of Surgery Remains: Buried, Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery, Culver City, CA Gender: Male Religion: Jewish Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Actor Nationality: United States Executive summary: Broken Arrow Chandler replaced Lee J. Cobb, and it was one of his least-typical roles, a character part rather than a leading man. Jeff was a customer service specialist for Johnstown Wire Technologies and member of Liberty Grace and Bridge of Life Church, Westmont. "Jeff Chandler Likely for Demetrius; 'Highest Mountain' New Purchase" Schallert, Edwin. His first film under the arrangement was a supporting role in Abandoned (1949). [72], Chandler's public support for Israel's 1956 attack on Egypt during the Suez Crisis prompted the United Arab Republic to ban his films in Arab countries in 1960. Severe complications arose; an artery was damaged, and Chandler hemorrhaged. Obituary of Jeffrey Chandler Kesterson. In Part 5 of Accidental Deaths in Hollywood I look at five drownings, four actors who died from falls, and another who failed to survive a botched operation. [8], After being discharged from the Army, Chandler moved to Los Angeles in December 1945 with $3,000 he had saved. Council Opens Campaign to Halt Cheaper Production Abroad by U. S. Studios Special to The New York Times". jeff chandler, actor of many motion pictures some 40 years ago, died before his time & before he explored all of his overt & hidden talents. Sadly, his only 2 movies of note would probably be Joan Crawford's Female on a Beach and Kim Novak's Jeanne Eagels. [10] He went on to appear in episodes of anthology drama series such as Escape and Academy Award Theater, and became well known for playing the lead in Michael Shayne. "I developed an ulcer." He would never have been lost in a crowd, with that big, square, sculpted 20th century face and his prematurely grey wavy hair. "JEFF CHANDLER MAN OF MANY FACES: He Can Play Any Kind of Character Role, and Is a Glamor Guy, Too Hedda Hopper Writes of Jeff Chandler" Hopper, Hedda. JEFF CHANDLER Ever after his death on 17 June 1961, Jeff Chandler’s contribution to the world of film remains an enduring one. TO MAKE SPACE-TEST FILM: Feature to Depict Efforts of U.S. Scientists to Launch an Earth Satellite" by THOMAS M. PRYOR, Louella Parsons: "Linda Darnell Signs With Jeff Chandler", "Tuesday Proclaimed as L.A. Free Enterprise Day", "SYMBOLIC DRAMA WILL BE A MOVIE: 'A Passenger to Bali,' Which Ran Here in 1940, Bought by Security Pictures" by THOMAS M. PRYOR. [74], While working on Merrill's Marauders in the Philippines, on April 15, 1961, Chandler injured his back while playing baseball with U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers who served as extras in the film. The couple had two daughters, Jamie Tucker (May 16, 1947–2003) and Dana Grossel (1949–2002). Daughter of actors Jeff Chandler and Marjorie Hoshelle. Jeff Chandler (born Ira Grossel; December 15, 1918 – June 17, 1961) was an American actor, film producer and singer best remembered for playing Cochise in Broken Arrow (1950), for which he was Oscar nominated. He had injections to deaden the pain and enable him to finish the production. Share Jeff's life story with friends and family. To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, His wife complained that Chandler was "chronically fatigued so that he would fall asleep wherever we were. He attended Erasmus Hall High School, the alma mater of many stage and film personalities, where he acted in school plays; his schoolmates included Susan Hayward. Some injuries people incur include slipping on a pool deck at a hotel, tripping in the bathtub at a resort, wave runner and jet ski accidents, boating incidents, golf cart accidents, moped accidents, and many more. He's The Busiest, Now". [44], He made a Western, Pillars of the Sky, then had a change of pace with the comedy The Toy Tiger, the fourth movie he made that year. [15] Chandler impressed studio executives so much with his work that shortly into filming, Universal signed him to a seven-year contract. [29] On Peggy Lee's radio show, he had demonstrated a talent for singing, and he pursued this through the decade.[30]. Broken Arrow turned out to be a considerable hit, earning Chandler an Oscar nomination and establishing him as a star. Me? Council Opens Campaign to Halt Cheaper Production Abroad by U. S. Studios". HEDDA HOPPER'S STAFF. Chandler was a cousin of actor David Roya, who played the young villain Bernard Posner in Billy Jack. [79], An investigation ensued into Chandler's death. His real name was Ira Grossel and his film-name was exactly right[8], Known for his careful attention to detail in making pictures, Chandler was often described as introverted. He put together an act and we opened at the Riviera. Buys Rose TV Play" by THOMAS M. PRYOR, "R.K.O. Daughter of actors Jeff Chandler and Marjorie Hoshelle. Jeff Chandler was an American actor, film producer and singer best remembered for playing Cochise in Broken Arrow (1950), for which he was Oscar nominated. Chandler married actress Marjorie Hoshelle (1918–1989) in 1946. The famed animated action-adventure series Jonny Quest's handsome, white-haired, veteran special agent bodyguard Race Bannon's design was modeled after Jeff Chandler by show creator Doug Wildey. Tony Curtis and Gerald Mohr were among the pallbearers at Chandler's funeral, attended by more than 1,500 people. The Los Angeles Times wrote that Chandler "is proving remarkable in performing singing duty, even though he is not exactly a singing type". I was born to be an executive – an idea man. Even before Broken Arrow was released, Chandler was upped to leading-man status back at Universal. He was the first actor nominated for an Academy Award for portraying an American Indian. "Joltin'" Jeff Chandler (born September 3, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a former boxer.Chandler reigned as the Lineal and WBA world Bantamweight … The last of those was distributed by Paramount, which released Chandler's next film, another Western, The Jayhawkers! Jeff Chandler, Actor: Broken Arrow. Jeffrey Todd Chandler Jr. 3 The third result is Jeffrey Todd Chandler Jr. age 20s in Mesa, AZ in the Lehi neighborhood. [3] Universal refused to lend him, though, as he was now one of their biggest stars. [34] Both The Robe and Magnificent Obsession became big hits. "Looking at Hollywood: Ann Sheridan, Jeff Chandler to Star in 'Vermilion O'Toole'" HEDDA HOPPER'S STAFF. "Drama: Indie Setups Announced by Cummings, Chandler; Hello, Barry Fitzgerald" Scheuer, Philip K. "Dirk Bogarde favourite film actor" A Cinema Correspondent. [69] Chandler had nearly lost an eye and had been visibly scarred in an auto accident years earlier. Chandler initially struggled to find work in Hollywood, and had spent all his savings when he got his first job as a radio actor in May 1946. He is 101 years old and is a Sagittarius. Chandler stated: I don't want to make pictures in other countries; I want to stay home. [67], Chandler was involved in a will dispute concerning his stepfather in 1960.[68]. I like being recognized – it's flattering. "Big Chief! He left to work on a movie after three and a half weeks. "He became so absorbed by his career that he spent all time when not actually working on a picture in his business office", said his wife. Mar 1, 2013 - Founder, Make-A-Wish Foundation San Diego Chapter. [53] A Motion Picture Exhibitor Poll listed him as the tenth most popular male star in the US in 1957. Jeffrey was a proud Marine. Chandler’s death certificate revealed the details of an undisclosed fourth operation for a gall bladder inflammation. Once again, location work required him to regularly commute back and forth to Hollywood throughout the shoot. Jeff Chandler Among Movie Visitors Here A third operation followed, on May 27, where he received an additional 20 pints of blood. [14], Chandler's performance in Our Miss Brooks brought him to the attention of executives at Universal, who were looking for someone to play an Israeli leader in Sword in the Desert (1949). He was a sweet guy, definitely all man. He went back to Fox for his second film for them, as an embittered Union cavalryman in Two Flags West for director Robert Wise. Actor Jeffrey Hunter Dies of Injuries; Fall Believed Cause Actor Jeffrey Hunter, who por-trayed Christ in the remake of the motion picture classic "King of [56] In Ten Seconds to Hell and The Jayhawkers! He was cast in February 1949. He was one of Universal Pictures's more popular male stars of the 1950s. Hearn Role in 'The Naked and the Dead' for Norma Productions" by THOMAS F. BRADY. Jeff Jeff Chandler March 9, 1968 – January 1, 2011 George Frederick (Jeff) Chandler III 42 of Eatonton died Saturday, January 1, 2011. Jeffrey “Jeff” Allan Chandler of Mt. Anyone in the world with imagination and initiative can become a success. His next film, The Story of David, was filmed for American TV, his first work in that medium, but was shown theatrically in other countries. [3], Universal announced him for Chief Crazy Horse,[35] but the role ended up being played by Victor Mature. Chandler Law Firm has represented many cases of injured vacationers. [78] He was buried at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City. According to one profile, "he has unusual face, with taut, bony features,which seem to fit neatly into any sort of role".[23]. Guest Book sponsored by Casey Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, Share to let others add their own memories and condolences. That's why I find being a movie actor not particularly gratifying. Jeff Chandler died in Culver City, California on June 17th 1961. "Film Unit Opposes Foreign Ventures: A.F.L. Ms. Tucker was profoundly involved with communty service. "Tribune GO-TO-MOVIE GUIDE: Tony Martin Gives Views on Career" [42], Universal cast Chandler in an expensive remake of The Spoilers, then was given the lead in one of the studio's most prestigious films of the year, Away All Boats. [58] Allied was so pleased with the film, they requested three more movies from August, but Chandler never got to make them.[57]. Instead, he took over a role originally meant for Dana Andrews, a Lucky Luciano-style gangster in Deported, for producer Robert Buckner, who cast him in Sword in the Desert. this broad sweeping book covers his early childhood in brooklyn, ny and proves the old adage that we are indeed the sum of all that comes before us. Gossip columnist Liz Smith scolded her in print for outing Chandler 38 years after his death and wrote, "You didn't have to do it, Esther." I can't go anywhere unnoticed. "Big Chief Cochise Set; Sidney to Direct 'Keys;' Trevor 'Package' Looms" Schallert, Edwin. "NEW MOVIE DEAL FOR BILLY WILDER: Signed to Direct 'Witness for the Prosecution' After Completing 2 Other Films R.K.O. Tinee, Mae. He was born in Decatur, GA the son of George F. Chandler, Jr. and Barbara Holt Chandler. Chandler spoke of making Young Moses and a Western with friends Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh, but neither was made. Jane Russell commented, "I've never heard of such a thing. When you're trekking the country – as I am now for my Decca records "I Should Care" and "More Than Anyone" and for Universal International, my home studio – every hour of the day, from the morning disc jockeys to the midnight program is filled. He was 42. [63], In 1957, he had an affair with Esther Williams while making a movie together, and his wife filed for divorce at the end of the year. "[45], Towards the end of the year, Chandler formed his own production company, Earlmar, with his agent Meyer Mishkin. He worked briefly in radio, then got a job in a stock company on Long Island as an actor and stage manager. by THOMAS M. PRYOR. He was announced for another film with Buckner, The Wild Bunch,[24] which was not made; instead, he played an Arab chief in Flame of Araby (1951), opposite Maureen O'Hara. In her autobiography Hold the Roses (2002), Rose Marie wrote that "Jeff Chandler was a great guy, but he was no singer. : As an Indian, Jeff Chandler caused countless feminine hearts to flutter; now, in straight dramatic roles, he's a box office smash". A member of the Lane Arts Council who shared her art experience with youngsters through the programs such as YouthArts as well as her own studio in Cottage Grove. For his contribution to the motion picture industry, Chandler has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, at 1770 Vine Street. "BETTE DAVIS SEEKS TO LEAVE WARNERS: Negotiations Are Under Way to Cancel Contract, Making Actress a Free Agent" by THOMAS F. BRADY, "LANCASTER, HECHT BUY MAILER NOVEL: Actor to Play Lieut. I make a point of answering all my mail, and when anyone asks me for an autograph, I'm not just flattered. His next role would be that of an officer in World War II. "Steigers Act Out Breakup of a Marriage: Breakup Acted Out by Steigers Loynd, Ray". In 1955 he became only the second star to play at the Riviera, after Liberace was the featured headliner. Loving brother of Dawn (Steve) Keller. Chandler - Jeffery (Jeff) Washburn, Age 65, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at Chandler Regional Medical Center. [10], Chandler reprised his role as Cochise in another Western, The Battle at Apache Pass, for Universal. Our government still taxes the hell out of people; somebody ought to wake 'em up.[57]. "Jeff Chandler Is Dead; Blame Blood Poison: JEFF CHANDLER". 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