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Johnny Sheffield
Born John Matthew Sheffield Cassan
in Pasadena, California
on April 11, 1931

Johnny Sheffield classic child star photo

Johnny Sheffield's father was actor Reginald Sheffield who made some two dozen movies as a boy and more than 100 more as an adult. Johnny's younger brother Billy Sheffield also made several movies as a boy. While Johnny Sheffield is best known for his role as Boy in the Tarzan movies and as Bomba the Jungle Boy, he made several other movies as well. The lobby cards shown here are from Little Orvie. He also appeared on stage in the original cast of On Borrowed Time.

Johnny Sheffield child actorJohnny Sheffield Tarzan Boy photo

Johnny Sheffield in Little OrvieJohnny Sheffield, Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weissmuller

Autographed photo of Johnny Sheffield as "Boy"331 ~ Johnny Sheffield with Sonny Bupp333 ~ "Little Orvie" lobby card332 ~ Johnny Sheffield in "Little Orvie."305 ~ Tarzan Finds a Son