he will be missed by many. If I don't, I'm labeled the tightest guy in town. I like being recognized – it's flattering. The station was by a lagoon and a busy street, so I panicked. "Fame Has Its Fee For Jeff Chandler" by Richard L. Coe. He was given the lead role in one of the Universal’s most prestigious movies of the year, ‘Away All Boats.’ He then formed his own production agency named Earlmar. "It's no Indian story," said Chandler, "let Cochise rest in peace. Tony Curtis and Gerald Mohr were among the pallbearers at Chandler's funeral, attended by more than 1,500 people.
 Chandler impressed studio executives so much with his work that shortly into filming Universal signed him to a seven-year contract. I was a single father when I worked for him, and needed to bring in my 2 year old daughter to the station. The part was proving tricky to cast; in Chandler's words, "Fox was looking for a guy big enough physically to play the role and unfamiliar enough to moviegoers to lend authenticity. , Eventually he saved up enough money to take a drama course at the Feagin School of Dramatic Art in New York.
" Chandler's performance as a similar resistance-leader-type in Sword of the Desert brought him to the studio's attention, and he was borrowed from Universal for the role in May 1949.  He tested for Columbia's The Loves of Carmen and did not get the part.  In Ten Seconds to Hell and The Jayhawkers! Chandler eventually attended Feagin School of Dramatic Art.
"Big Chief Cochise Set; Sidney to Direct 'Keys;' Trevor 'Package' Looms" Schallert, Edwin. HEDDA HOPPER'S STAFF. In the year 1951, he played a Polynesian leader in ‘Bird of Paradise’ and a boxer in ‘Iron Man.’ Chandler then made a war movie titled ‘Red Ball Express.’. In her autobiography Hold the Roses (2002), Rose Marie wrote that "Jeff Chandler was a great guy, but he was no singer. "FILM CHIEFS MEET UNION OFFICIALS: Studio Heads and Actors Guild Aides Bargain Over Strike Issues" by MURRAY SCHUMACH, "JEFF CHANDLER STILL CRITICAL BUT BETTER", "Blood Infection Caused Death of Jeff Chandler", "1,500 Attend Funeral of Actor Jeff Chandler: Hundreds of Movie Fans and Many of His Friends in Baseball Present at Rites", "State Will Investigate Jeff Chandler's Death: Bureau to Look Into Hospital Procedure in Actor's Case Due to Public Interest JEFF CHANDLER", "$1.5 Million Suit Filed in Jeff Chandler Death: Damages from Hospital and Physicians Asked on Behalf of Children and Estate", "Jeff Chandler Wills $600,000 to Daughters". "He became so absorbed by his career that he spent all time when not actually working on a picture in his business office", said his wife. His other credits include Sword in the Desert (1948), Deported (1950), Female on the Beach (1955) and Away All Boats (1956). Chandler had a relationship with Gloria De Haven that was exposed in Confidential magazine.  His first movie under this was a Western, The Great Sioux Uprising. He left to work on a movie after three and a half weeks. I thought The Boss would be annoyed. While shooting for ‘Merrill's Marauders’ in April 1961, he injured his back during a baseball match with the soldiers of the U.S. Army Special Forces, who served as extras in the movie. It was followed by more adventure fare: East of Sumatra and War Arrow with Maureen O'Hara. "ACTOR TO RELIVE INCIDENT OF WAR: Philip Carey Again Will Be Aboard Carrier 'Bombed' for 'Battle Stations'" by THOMAS M. PRYOR Special to The New York Times.. "Pine-Thomas Tradition Lives On; Jeff Chandler Makes Debut in Vegas" Schallert, Edwin. In 1955 he became only the second star to play at the Riviera, after Liberace was the featured headliner. Share to let others add their own memories and condolences. In 1950, Jeff Chandler played Cochise in Delmer Daves’ western ‘Broken Arrow,’ which turned out to be a hit, earning the actor an Oscar nomination, eventually establishing him as a star. I'd quit work immediately if I had the money, and travel for a while. , Chandler's public support for Israel's 1956 attack on Egypt during the Suez Crisis, prompted the United Arab Republic to ban his films in Arab countries in 1960. He was one of the most wonderful men I ever met. "Although it didn't take long to do the show, it tied up all my Sundays".. Jeff ChandlerJanuary 18, 1942-April 15, 2012Jeff Chandler passed away peacefully on April 15, 2012, at his home in Rancho Santa Fe, California, surrounded by his family.  As part of the arrangement, Chandler signed a deal with Fox to make a film a year with them for six years. The famed animated action-adventure series Jonny Quest's handsome, white-haired, veteran special agent bodyguard Race Bannon's design was modeled after Jeff Chandler by show creator Doug Wildey. , In May Chandler performed at the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas. , Universal cast Chandler in an expensive remake of The Spoilers, then was given the lead in one of the studio's most prestigious films of the year, Away All Boats. He was larger than life. He was a great boss at KCEO.
 He acted in and produced the first Earlmar production, a Western, Drango. TO MAKE SPACE-TEST FILM: Feature to Depict Efforts of U.S. Scientists to Launch an Earth Satellite" by THOMAS M. PRYOR, Louella Parsons: "Linda Darnell Signs With Jeff Chandler", "Tuesday Proclaimed as L.A. Free Enterprise Day", "SYMBOLIC DRAMA WILL BE A MOVIE: 'A Passenger to Bali,' Which Ran Here in 1940, Bought by Security Pictures" by THOMAS M. PRYOR. He later reflected "I've tried heavies – but audiences didn't seem to take to that.
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