Victor Jory and Isabel Jewell
Autograph Cuts and Photo

Victor Jory as Jonas Wilkerson, Tara's overseer, with his wife Emmy Slattery, played by Isabel Jewell. The cut signatures of both are on album pages, are in very good condition and matted with color photo. Comes with COA.

Victor was born on November 23, 1902 in Dawson City, Yukon. After joining the Coast Guard, he was their boxing and wrestling champion. After his srvice, he toured with theater troupes and appeared on Broadway. Jory made his Hollywood debut in 1930, starting with playing romantic leads, but later was mostly cast as the villain. He made over 150 films and dozens of TV episodes, as well as writing two plays. His long career in radio included starring in the series Dangerously Yours.

Jory is best remembered for his role as Jonas Wilkerson, the brutal and opportunistic overseer, in "Gone with the Wind." In 1942, he played Lamont Cranston - The Shadow in the serial film "The Shadow." in 1935, he portrayed Oberon in Max Reinhardt's film "A Midsummer Night's Dream." From 1959-1961, he appeared in the television police drama, "Manhunt" where he played the lead role of Detective Lieutenant Howard Finucane. In 1977, near the end of his career, Jory guest starred as an aging FBI agent in The Rockford Files episode, "The Attractive Nuisance."

Jory died on Feburary 12, 1982 in Santa Monica, California of a heart attack.For his contribution to the motion picture industry, Victor has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6605 Hollywood Blvd.

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