Translation on Find a Grave is an ongoing project. Instead, he appeared in Yankee Pasha, and started singing in nightclubs. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. After Drango, Chandler made the final two films owed under his original contract with Universal: The Tattered Dress, playing a lawyer in a melodrama, and Man in the Shadow, co-starring opposite Orson Welles. When four rowdy cowhands ride into a small town and make trouble, no one seems willing or able to take them on, not even Sam Christy, the toughest man in town. Jeff is survived by his wife, Charlotte, his daughter, Kristina, and his two brothers, Bruce and Stephen, and their families, as well as the family of his late sister, Corinne Chandler Werdel. Chandler had a relationship with Gloria De Haven that was exposed in Confidential magazine. 9: Daughter, Dana Chandler Grossel (Grossel was her father's real last name), gave him two grandsons. At a trial, Fred Otash said the detectives had followed them to get the story. 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 like being recognized – it's flattering. Your beautiful prayers touched my heart and meant a lot to me. 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. Film Vidéo. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. Chandler’s will left $600,000 to his daughters and Marjorie sued to claim part of the legacy. Earlmar signed a six-picture deal with United Artists, under which Chandler was to appear in at least three of the films. Cause of death: breast cancer. "Chief Crazyhorse' Held Right for Jeff Chandler; Slate Signs Term Deal" Schallert, Edwin. Back at Universal, he played a boxer in Iron Man (1951), a remake of an old Lew Ayres movie. Chandler was the first actor to portray Chad Remington in Frontier Town. He had commitments to make two films per year at Universal until 1959.[52]. Vieux … [64], In his 1958 divorce proceedings, Chandler was revealed to be paying his wife an allowance of $1,500 per month. Oops, we were unable to send the email. "Big Chief! or don't show this again—I am good at figuring things out. That's why I find being a movie actor not particularly gratifying. I'd like to do some writing. She died on April 5, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA. [78] He was buried at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in Culver City. Founder, Make-A-Wish Foundation San Diego Chapter. Both daughters, Jamie (1947-2003) and Dana (1948-2002) died of cancer, as did his mother, maternal aunt, uncle and grandfather. Tinee, Mae. A system error has occurred. Severe complications arose; an artery was damaged, and Chandler hemorrhaged. Chandler and his wife had two daughters, Dana and Jamie, the last named after Katharine Hepburn’s character in “Without Love.” The couple reconciled in 1955 and eventually divorced in 1959. Chandler appeared in Return to Peyton Place for Fox. There was a time I could walk around Times Square in New York (my home town) and look into shop windows or go into a cafe and eat in peace. Jeff Chandler, wife Marjorie and their daughters Jamie & Dana. He was the first actor nominated for an Academy Award for portraying an American Indian. Photo …. Ironically, both daughters Jamie and Dana died of cancer a year apart from each other. Stars De Cinéma. Quickly see who the memorial is for and when they lived and died and where they are buried. Hearn Role in 'The Naked and the Dead' for Norma Productions" by THOMAS F. BRADY. In 1952, exhibitors voted Chandler the 22nd-most popular star in the US. Left to cherish his memory is his loving family; spouse of 26 years, Cheryl Wilson; sons Jake Clayton Whited and Jeff Chandler Whited; Daughters Yvonne Brock and Emily Whited; Brother Aaron Whited; Sisters Vickie Arnold, Judy Whited, and Renee Witherspoon; Grandsons Klint Lee Pollzzie, and Konnor Jordan Pollzzie; and a host of nieces and nephews. Happy "71st" Heavenly Birthday to a wonderful artist. Jeff Chandler, movie, radio, and recording star, is shown here with his real-life role as a father. He was a sweet guy, definitely all man. Jeff Chandler was playing baseball on the set of Merrill’s Marauders (1961) in the Philippines when he injured his back. He came with a conductor, piano player, light man, press agent, and manager. If the movies had not found him the advertising agencies would have done – and in fact, whenever you saw a still of him you looked at his wrist-watch or pipe before realising that he wasn't promoting something. Quotes [To columnist Sheilah Graham about his role in Jeanne Eagels (1957)] I thought that for once I could keep my shirt on and not have to shave my chest. "Tribune GO-TO-MOVIE GUIDE: Tony Martin Gives Views on Career" Daughter of actors Jeff Chandler and Marjorie Hoshelle. "Fame Has Its Fee For Jeff Chandler" by Richard L. Coe. It would be in the fifties that Jeff would become a star … Typical low-lifes with money. We have 2 volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Sister of Dana Grossel. His other daughter, Jamie Tucker, gave him granddaughter Jana Fourtune. HINSDALE - Jeff Allen Chandler, 62, a longtime resident of Olean and recently of Underwood Manor in Hinsdale, passed away Monday (Nov. 23, 2020) in Olean.Born Jan. 20, 1958, in Olean, he was the son o I marked two radio scripts and have finished synopses and five movie stories. None of it helped, and everybody raved about Jeff's singing, but let's face it: He really didn't sing very well. "Jeff Chandler Is Dead; Blame Blood Poison: JEFF CHANDLER". "[71], He was also linked with Ann Sheridan. JEFF CHANDLER Ever after his death on 17 June 1961, Jeff Chandler’s contribution to the world of film remains an enduring one. [59] It was shot in London and Israel. If I don't, I'm labeled the tightest guy in town. Left to cherish his memory is his loving family; spouse of 26 years, Cheryl Wilson; sons Jake Clayton Whited and Jeff Chandler Whited; Daughters Yvonne Brock and Emily Whited; Brother Aaron Whited; Sisters Vickie Arnold, Judy Whited, and Renee Witherspoon; Grandsons Klint Lee Pollzzie, and Konnor Jordan Pollzzie; and a host of nieces and nephews. Louella Parsons: "Jeff Chandler? (1945) Your beautiful prayers touched my heart and meant a lot to me. But then there is a murder. After he was discharged from the service, he became busy acting in radio drama's and comedies until he was signed by Universal. "'Chief Crazyhorse' Held Right for Jeff Chandler; Slate Signs Term Deal" Schallert, Edwin. Orin Lee Whited, 64, of Mayflower, Ark., went to be with the Lord November 16, 2020. You can still file a request but no one will be notified. HINSDALE - Jeff Allen Chandler, 62, a longtime resident of Olean and recently of Underwood Manor in Hinsdale, passed away Monday (Nov. 23, 2020) in Olean.Born Jan. 20, 1958, in Olean, he was the son o We do not have any photo volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Amoureux. He had injections to deaden the pain and enable him to finish the production. [76] He died on June 17, 1961. [65] The court ordered Chandler to continue paying $1,500 per month. She graduated from Beverly Hills High School. He was meant to make Death on a Sidestreet[19] and The Lady Count[20] but neither ended up being made. GREAT NEWS! And in Hollywood, if you're not working on a picture or getting ready for one, you have to keep studying. I thought there was a kind of "non-denial denial" from Chandler's daughters after the book was published. "NEW MOVIE DEAL FOR BILLY WILDER: Signed to Direct 'Witness for the Prosecution' After Completing 2 Other Films R.K.O. At the time of her death she was survived by her sister Jamie, as well as her life partner of 12 years and two sons.Cause of death: cervical cancer. The last of those was distributed by Paramount, which released Chandler's next film, another Western, The Jayhawkers! Chandler replaced Lee J. Cobb, and it was one of his least-typical roles, a character part rather than a leading man. Jeff is survived by his wife, Charlotte, his daughter, Kristina, and his two brothers, Bruce and Stephen, and their families, as well as the family of his late sister, Corinne Chandler Werdel. Failed to report flower. He was one of Universal Pictures's more popular male stars of the 1950s. Chandler moved to Columbia and acted with Kim Novak in Jeanne Eagels. (bio by: Donald Greyfield) Source: findagrave.com Other Comments: [11][81][82], Chandler's own estate was worth $600,000, which he left to his daughters. I like to push buttons. Our Miss Brooks transferred to television, but Chandler was not permitted to do TV under his contract; his part was taken by Robert Rockwell. A May 1955 review of a Chandler live performance in Variety said "it is in the realm of pure song" that Chandler "falters and shows weakness."[101]. "Ann Sheridan, Jeff Chandler to Co-Star in 'Steel Town': Looking at Hollywood" Hopper, Hedda. His acting versatility and on-screen presence won him a long list of high-profile roles alongside a variety of top leading ladies. Vieux Hollywood. In exchange for this, Chandler was to make two more films for Universal under his original contract with them, then enter into a new arrangement under which he would appear in two films a year over three years.[48]. "Jeff Chandler Sought for 'Angry River;' Wanger Plans Mounties Movie" Schallert, Edwin. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images) Political daughters Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Bush always put their discarded clothes back on the hangers before leaving the dressing room, for instance, according to sales staff who didn't have to do it for them. "Big Chief Cochise Set; Sidney to Direct 'Keys;' Trevor 'Package' Looms" Schallert, Edwin. Marjorie Hoshelle was born on January 7, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Saved by Marianne Alexander. Chandler's father was connected with the restaurant business and got his son a job as a restaurant cashier. "Film Unit Opposes Foreign Ventures: A.F.L. Our government still taxes the hell out of people; somebody ought to wake 'em up.[57]. [10] Hollywood tended to cast him, though, in different nationalities. He was born in Decatur, GA the son of George F. Chandler, Jr. and Barbara Holt Chandler. [7] When America entered World War II, Chandler enlisted in the army. Tous Les Films. [8], After being discharged from the Army, Chandler moved to Los Angeles in December 1945 with $3,000 he had saved. [28] 20th Century-Fox was keen to use Chandler again and offered him roles in The Day the Earth Stood Still, Lydia Bailey, Les Misérables, and The Secret of Convict Lake. Use the links under “See more…” to quickly search for other people with the same last name in the same cemetery, city, county, etc. Please contact Find a Grave at support@findagrave.com if you need help resetting your password. "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'". "I developed an ulcer." Movie fans seem to think that actors belong to them, but we like to feel we belong to ourselves. 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. ... Jeff Chandler. 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 nominated for an Oscar. According to one profile, "he has unusual face, with taut, bony features,which seem to fit neatly into any sort of role".[23]. "Looking at Hollywood: Jean Simmons, Vic Mature Will Co-Star in 'Breakup'" 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. "Drama: Hayward Slates Picture; 20th Casts Chandler; 'Chaplains' Activated" Schallert, Edwin. DEO • No Name on the Bullet (1959) NEMA IMENA NA METKU • Oregon Trail, The (1959) PUT U OREGON • Rawhide - Season 1 (1959) SIROVA KOŽA - S01 [SERIJA, 1 … 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. To view a photo in more detail or edit captions for photos you added, click the photo to open the photo viewer. [40] He announced "being a movie star isn't worth it", complaining that: I can't go anywhere as an ordinary individual. GREAT NEWS! 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. This was to take effect from August 1956 onwards, when Chandler's exclusive contract with Universal expired. Once again, location work required him to regularly commute back and forth to Hollywood throughout the shoot. "FILM UNIT OPPOSES FOREIGN VENTURES: A.F.L. 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