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Jon Provost


Forever associated with a heroic TV collie whom he frequently had his arms lovingly wrapped around, blond tyke Jon Provost actually was a veteran performer by the time he won the role of "Timmy Martin" at age seven in the series Lassie (1954). L.A. born and bred, Jon was just three years old when he was cast as Jane Wyman and Sterling Hayden's son... See full bio »

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Known For

Lassie Timmy Martin / Timmy Claussen
(1957-1964)
Back from Eternity Tommy Malone
(1956)
(1963)
All Mine to Give Robbie Eunson - age 6
(1957)

Filmography

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 2013 Susie's Hope
Sen. Don Vaughan
 2010 Elf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress (TV Movie)
Elf Benny (voice)
 2009 Elf Sparkle Meets Christmas the Horse (TV Movie)
Prancer (voice)
 1989-1992 The New Lassie (TV Series)
Steve McCullough
- A Will and a Way (1992) ... Steve McCullough
- Punch Drunk (1992) ... Steve McCullough
- The Amazing Lassie (1991) ... Steve McCullough
- The Stranger (1991) ... Steve McCullough
- The Gathering of the Clans (1991) ... Steve McCullough
 1992 Star Time
Paramedic #2
 1965 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Johnny Provost
- Jon Provost Meets Mister Ed (1965) ... Johnny Provost
 1957-1964 Lassie (TV Series)
Timmy Martin / Timmy Claussen
- The Wayfarers: Part 2 (1964) ... Timmy Martin
- The Wayfarers: Part 1 (1964) ... Timmy Martin
- The Samaritans (1964) ... Timmy Martin
- Lassie and the Savage (1964) ... Timmy Martin
- Hit and Run (1964) ... Timmy Martin
 1963 Lassie: A Christmas Tail
Timmy Martin
 1963 Lassie's Great Adventure
Timmy Martin
 1957 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Timmy Martin
- John Forsythe Show (1957) ... Timmy Martin
 1957 Escapade in Japan
Tony / Tony Saunders
 1957 All Mine to Give
Robbie Eunson - age 6
 1956 Toward the Unknown
Joe Craven Jr. (uncredited)
 1956 Back from Eternity
Tommy Malone
 1956 He Laughed Last
Child (uncredited)
 1955 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
 1954 The Country Girl
Johnnie Elgin (uncredited)
 1953 So Big
Dirk - Age 2 (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1950s) TV commercial: Campbell's Cream of Mushroom soup.

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Jonathan Provost

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I left "Lassie" when I wanted to, and basically left the industry when I wanted to. I didn't want to be Timmy until I was 17 or 18, and that's what they wanted. See more »

Trivia:

His original Timmy outfit is in the Smithsonian Institution next to the Fonz's leather jacket and Archie Bunker's chair. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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