A Tribute to Jeffrey Hunter
(1926-1969)

Home PageFrom New Orleans to Wisconsin to HollywoodClick here to browse through pages of publicity portraits, candids, and family photosPlot summaries and many photos from his filmsTelevisionWhat's available on DVD and VHS? Find out!1950's radio performancesArticles from movie magazines, interviews, clippings, and other goodies!Various book and magazine covers adorned with photos of JeffWatch short streaming video clips from his films and television appearancesForum/ChatroomLinks to other interesting movie sites, and sites with Jeffrey Hunter informationContact

SOME FAN FAVORITES:


Jeffrey Hunter portrayed Christ in this classic film
Jeffrey Hunter co-starred with John Wayne in this popular John Ford film
Jeffrey Hunter portrayed Captain Christopher Pike in the early days of Star Trek
 

QUOTE:
I doubt if the public thought of me as Christ when they next saw me as Temple Houston on television.
      Jeffrey Hunter
 
 

COOL LINKS!

Below are links to some great sites related to classic movies, movie posters and photos, and Jeffrey Hunter information.

If you know of any links that you would like to see added to this page, please contact me.  Jeffreyhunter.net never accepts compensation for any links or other information posted on the site.

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JEFFREY HUNTER LINKS:

  Excellent page about Jeff on Wikipedia
  Brian's Drive-In Theater page about Jeff, with great photos!
    (Fantastic site with biographies, movie synopses, links, and lots of  photos of some of Hollywood's greatest.)
  Nice biographical page about Jeff on memory-alpha.org, with an emphasis on Star Trek
  Meninmovies.com's page about Jeff
     (Scroll down to the biography section to see some interesting trivia about Jeff from the 40's.)
  A genealogical page with interesting information about Jeff's family tree on ancestry.com
  Imdb.com's page about Jeff
  Jeff's page on whosdatedwho.com
        (Hmmm, did he really date Joan Collins?)

  Article about Jeff's film King of Kings, on the Turner Classic Movies site
  Great blog post about the making of The True Story of Jesse James
  Interesting blog post about The Alfred Hitchcock Hour episode, Don't Look Behind You
  National Library of Australia page with search results links for mostly vintage articles
      in Australian publications that talk about Jeff or his films



TEMPLE HOUSTON LINKS:

  On westernclippings.com, a great page about Jeff's Temple Houston series
  A Wikipedia page with information about the series
  Another Wikipedia page, this one with information about the real-life Temple Houston

STAR TREK LINKS:

  An interview with Gene Roddenberry about casting for "The Cage"
      (Excerpted from "The Star Trek Interview Book," by Allen Asherman)
  Very interesting behind-the-scenes info about "The Cage"


LINKS TO OTHER ACTOR SITES OF INTEREST:

  Singer/actress Peggy King, a friend of Jeff's
  Debra Paget
  Robert Wagner
  Robert Ryan
  Michael Rennie




CLASSIC MOVIES SITES:



Lots of information and photos about the "glamour girls of the silver screen",
including many of Jeff's co-stars, such as Debra Paget, Jean Peters, Sheree
North, Virginia Mayo, Anne Francis, Constance Smith, Jeff's first wife
Barbara Rush, and more!



Take a journey through American movies and culture via classic movie magazines.
Original articles, movie ads, photos, plus sound clips - from the Silents to the 60s.



The most beautiful classic film site on the Internet....by far!



MOVIE POSTERS AND PHOTOS:


A great source of movie posters, lobby cards, and photos for both classic and recent movies.



Nice website offering original (no reproductions) movie posters and lobby cards.



GOOD PLACES TO BUY OR READ REVIEWS OF VIDEOS:


A selection of both classic and recent movies, including some that may be hard to find elsewhere.






Both Jeff and Robert Wagner were considered for a role in a Civil War drama called "The Reno Brothers", which was later reworked for Elvis Presley and became his first film, "Love Me Tender" (1956).
 
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