Date of Birth:
24 January 1918
John McLiam played in 7 movies in the Crime, Drama, History, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Horror, Music, Western, Action, Adventure, Thriller genres.
John McLiam got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
He was born John Williams, but there already was a John Williams in show business (several of them, in fact), so the Canadian-born actor selected John McLiam as his professional moniker. McLiam's man-on-the-street countenance could be molded into a vast array of characterizations, ranging from a cockney low-life (My Fair Lady) to a Southern redneck (Cool Hand Luke). The actor's bland normality was a key factor in his being cast as real-life murder victim Herbert Clutter in 1967's In Co... Read more