"John Joseph Patrick Ryan", best known by his stage name, "Jack Lord", was an American television, film and Broadway actor. He was known for his starring role as Steve McGarrett in the American television program Hawaii Five-O from 1968 to 1980. Lord appeared in feature films earlier in his career, among them Man of the West (1958). He was the first actor to play the recurring character Felix Leiter in Dr. No (film)/Dr. No, the first James Bond film.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Jack Lord on Wikipedia.