From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jack Conway (17 July 1887; Graceville, Minnesota – 11 October 1952; Pacific Palisades, California) was a film director and film producer, as well as an actor of many films in the first half of the 20th century. His full name was Hugh Ryan Conway. Under the name of John Conway, he was a co-director, co-producer and actor. He was the father of the actor Pat Conway (together with Virginia Bushman). He was also the father of writer Rosemary Conway (together with his first wife, silent film actress Viola Barry). Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Conway (filmmaker), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.