Dean Jagger, Best Supporting Actor 1949: MovieMonday.com

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Dean Jagger won his Supporting Oscar for playing the American Major who helps turn the bomber base into an effective unit in the World War 2 classic... TWELVE O'CLOCK HIGH.


Dean Jagger (1903 - 82)

Began his acting carrer in vaudeville during the 1920's but was acting in supporting roles in movies by the 1930's. Starred in a few B movies during that decade but is known for his many supporting roles.
Dean Jagger's other films include:

HOME ON THE RANGE
BRIGHAM YOUNG
WESTERN UNION
NORTH STAR
DENVER AND RIO GRANDE
THE ROBE
EXECUTIVE SUITE
X THE UNKNOWN
THE NUN'S STORY
ELMER GANTRY
PARRISH
FIRST TO FIGHT
THE KREMLIN LETTER
ALLIGATOR

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