Jeff Chandler was born as Ira Grossel in Brooklyn, New York on December 15, 1918 and died on June 17, 1961 in Los Angeles, California. After graduating from Erasmus High School Jeff enrolled in a drama course and worked in stock companies over the next two years. After…more
Jeff Chandler played shy biology teacher Phillip Boynton on CBS' radio series Our Miss Brooks, opposite Eve Arden.
Jeff Chandler played private eye Michael Shayne in a radio series that ran for two years over the Mutual Network, beginning in 1948.
When Sammy Davis, Jr. lost an eye and was in danger of losing the second, his friend Jeff Chandler offered Davis one of his own eyes.
Jeff Chandler: (Describing his role in the 1957 film "Jeanne Eagels") I thought that for once I could keep my shirt on and not have to shave my chest. But today, for a man to be a hit on the screen, he has to take his shirt off.