Jack Webb

Born Apr 2, 1920
John Randolph "Jack" Webb, also known by the pen names John Randolph and Preston Wood, was an American actor, television producer, director, and screenwriter, who is most famous for his role as Sergeant Joe Friday in the radio and television series Dragnet. He was also the founder of his own product...
Jack Webb

Jack Webb Stats


: John Randolph Webb, John Randolph, John Randolph "Jack" Webb, Preston Wood, Webb, Jack


: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: April 2, 1920

Place of Birth

: Santa Monica

Date of Death

: December 22, 1982

Place of Death

: West Hollywood

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Jack Webb Film Roles

  1. Pete Kelly's Blues
    Pete Kelly
  2. The Men
  3. You're in the Navy Now
  4. Halls of Montezuma
    Correspondent Dickerman
  5. Dark City
  6. -30-
  7. He Walked by Night
  8. Red Nightmare
    Red Nightmare
  9. Star Spangled Salesman
  10. Sunset Boulevard
    Artie Green

Jack Webb Film Director

  1. Pete Kelly's Blues
  2. -30-
  3. The Last Time I Saw Archie
  4. Dragnet
  5. The D.I.
  6. Dragnet 5

Jack Webb Film Producer

  1. Pete Kelly's Blues
  2. Red Nightmare
    Red Nightmare
  3. -30-

Jack Webb Film Appearances

  1. High School Terrors
  2. The John Glenn Story
    The John Glenn Story

Jack Webb TV Starring Roles

  1. Dragnet
    Joe Friday
  2. Chesterfield Sound Off Time
  3. Dragnet
    Joe Friday

Jack Webb TV Guest Roles

  1. North Is Now South
  2. Richard Arlen
  3. Ben Alexander
  4. The Ritz Brothers
  5. Jack Webb
  6. Code Name: Christopher (1)
  7. The 26th Annual Academy Awards
  8. Billy Daniels, Anna Maria Alberghetti
  9. Jack Webb Show
  10. Red Skelton, Jayne Mansfield, Jack Webb

Jack Webb TV Appearances

  1. General Electric True

Jack Webb Albums

  1. Just the Tracks Ma'am

Jack Webb Books

  1. The Best of Border Voices
  2. Border Voices