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Morgan Jones, American actor (The Blue Angels, The Twilight Zone), died he was 83


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<b>Morgan Adair Jones</b> was an <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States&#8221; title=”United States”>American</a> <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Film&#8221; title=”Film”>film</a> and <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Television&#8221; title=”Television”>television</a> <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actor&#8221; title=”Actor”>actor</a> died he was 83.. His acting credits, which included more than 170 roles in television, included reoccurring appearances in <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highway_Patrol_%28TV_series%29&#8243; title=”Highway Patrol (TV series)”>Highway Patrol</a></i> during the 1950s and <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Angels_%28TV_series%29&#8243; title=”The Blue Angels (TV series)”>The Blue Angels</a></i>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-0″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
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<span class=”mw-headline” id=”Early_life”>Early life</span> </h2>
Jones was born in <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wooster,_Ohio&#8221; title=”Wooster, Ohio”>Wooster, Ohio</a>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-1″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup&gt; He enlisted the United States Navy and moved to California when he was stationed at <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Base_Coronado&#8221; title=”Naval Base Coronado”>Naval Base Coronado</a>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-2″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
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<span class=”mw-headline” id=”Career”>Career</span> </h2>
His approximately twenty-five screen credits included a lead role in the 1957 <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Science_fiction_film&#8221; title=”Science fiction film”>science fiction film</a>, <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Not_of_This_Earth_%281957_film%29&#8243; title=”Not of This Earth (1957 film)”>Not of This Earth</a></i>, by <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roger_Corman&#8221; title=”Roger Corman”>Roger Corman</a>, as well as other castings in <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apache_Woman&#8221; title=”Apache Woman”>Apache Woman</a></i> in 1955, <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forbidden_Planet&#8221; title=”Forbidden Planet”>Forbidden Planet</a></i> in 1956, <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fear_Strikes_Out&#8221; title=”Fear Strikes Out”>Fear Strikes Out</a></i> in 1957, <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bells_Are_Ringing_%28film%29&#8243; title=”Bells Are Ringing (film)”>Bells Are Ringing</a></i> in 1960.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-3″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
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<span class=”mw-headline” id=”Personal_life”>Personal life</span> </h2>
Jones was married twice, and unfortunately became a <a class=”mw-redirect” href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Widower&#8221; title=”Widower”>widower</a> in both marriages.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-4″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup&gt; His first marriage was to <a class=”mw-redirect” href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actress&#8221; title=”Actress”>actress</a> and <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talent_agent&#8221; title=”Talent agent”>talent agent</a>, <a class=”new” href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Joan_Granville&amp;action=edit&amp;redlink=1&#8243; title=”Joan Granville (page does not exist)”>Joan Granville</a>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-5″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup&gt; His second wife, Carole Tetzlaff, whom he married in 1970s, was the daughter of <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cinematographer&#8221; title=”Cinematographer”>cinematographer</a>, <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ted_Tetzlaff&#8221; title=”Ted Tetzlaff”>Ted Tetzlaff</a>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-6″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
Jones relocated to Hollywood after leaving the U.S. Navy in order to
pursue acting. His first professional acting role was a small part in
the 1952 musical, <i><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singin%27_in_the_Rain&#8221; title=”Singin’ in the Rain”>Singin’ in the Rain</a></i>.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-7″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
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<span class=”mw-headline” id=”Death”>Death</span> </h3>
Morgan Jones died in <a class=”mw-redirect” href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarzana,_California&#8221; title=”Tarzana, California”>Tarzana, California</a>, on January 13, 2012, at the age of 84. He was survived by his son and his granddaughter.<sup class=”reference” id=”cite_ref-variety_1-8″><a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morgan_Jones_%28actor%29#cite_note-variety-1″>%5B1%5D</a></sup><br />
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