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Jack Bernhard (November 28, 1914 – March 30, 1997) was an American film and television director.[1] His films include Decoy (1946), Blonde Ice (1948), Unknown Island (1948) and The Second Face (1950).

Jack Bernhard
BornNovember 28, 1914
DiedMarch 30, 1997
OccupationFilm Director
Years active1946-1950

Personal lifeEdit

Bernhard was married to the British actress Jean Gillie, whom he met while serving in Britain during World War II. She appeared in his debut film Decoy.[2] They divorced in 1947, and Gillie died in 1949. He married actress Vickie Lester in 1947,they remained married until his death in 1997.

He was the son of the British producer Jeffrey Bernerd.

Selected filmographyEdit



  • Mayer, Geoff & McDonnell, Brian. Encyclopedia of Film Noir. ABC-CLIO, 2007.

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