Willie Aames

Actor | Writer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Charles in Charge (1984-1990) | Eight Is Enough (1977-1981) | Dungeons & Dragons (1983-1985)
AWARDS 
3 nominations More »
AKA 
Willie Ames
NICKNAME  
Buddy
BORN 
Jul 15, 1960 (age 57)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Date My DadDate My Dad (TV Series) Principal Reed ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2 Released
Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (37 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Every Christmas Has a StoryEvery Christmas Has a Story (TV Movie) Vernon Hollis  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Dater's HandbookDater's Handbook (TV Movie) Kyle  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Harvest MoonHarvest Moon (TV Movie) William Stone  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Bugtime AdventuresBugtime Adventures (TV Series) Narrator  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for BiblemanBibleman (TV Series) Bibleman / Miles Peterson ( 23 episodes, 1995–2004 ) , Director ( 11 episodes, 1995–2004 ) , Producer ( 6 episodes, 1995–2002 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 1995–2003 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1996–2003 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2001 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 1995–2004 23
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  • Primary photo for Visual Bible for KidsVisual Bible for Kids (TV Movie) Bibleman / Miles Peterson  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Charles in ChargeCharles in Charge (TV Series) Buddy Lembeck ( 126 episodes, 1984–1990 ) , Writer (story) ( 2 episodes, 1989–1990 ) , Performer ("Love Boat") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Performer ("Blue Velvet") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Performer ("Deck the Halls") ( 1 episode, 1984 ) , Performer ("The U.S. Air Force") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Performer ("It's a Small World (After All)") ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1984–1990 126
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  • Primary photo for An Eight Is Enough WeddingAn Eight Is Enough Wedding (TV Movie) Tommy Bradford  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Eight Is Enough: A Family ReunionEight Is Enough: A Family Reunion (TV Movie) Tommy Bradford  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Blacke's MagicBlacke's Magic (TV Series) Eric Wilson ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Dungeons & DragonsDungeons & Dragons (TV Series) Hank the Ranger ( 27 episodes, 1983–1985 )  Less 1983–1985 27
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  • Primary photo for The Edge of NightThe Edge of Night (TV Series) Robbie Hamlin (1983)  Less 1956–1984
  • Primary photo for The Tom Swift and Linda Craig Mystery HourThe Tom Swift and Linda Craig Mystery Hour (TV Movie) Tom Swift  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Danny - Doc's Nephew ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Eight Is EnoughEight Is Enough (TV Series) Tommy Bradford ( 109 episodes, 1977–1981 )  Less 1977–1981 109
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  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) T.J. Latimer ( 6 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 6
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  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Seth Johnson ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Rich Man, Poor Man - Book IIRich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series) Young Wesley Jordache ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
    • Chapter I (Sep 21, 1976) Young Wesley Jordache  Less
  • Primary photo for Swiss Family RobinsonSwiss Family Robinson (TV Series) Fred Robinson ( 20 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976 20
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  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Jeff / Eric ( 3 episodes, 1971–1975 )  Less 1971–1975 3
  • Primary photo for We'll Get ByWe'll Get By (TV Series) Kenny Platt ( 12 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 12
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  • Primary photo for The Family Nobody WantedThe Family Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) Donny  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Lives of Benjamin FranklinThe Lives of Benjamin Franklin (TV Mini-series) Benjamin Franklin at 12 ( 3 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975 3
    • The Statesman (Jan 28, 1975) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
    • The Whirlwind (Dec 17, 1974) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
    • The Ambassador (Nov 21, 1974) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Danny Comley ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Billy Ray Roberts / Little Boy ( 2 episodes, 1971–1974 )  Less 1971–1974 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Jeff Peterson ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Runaway on Rogue RiverRunaway on Rogue River (TV Movie) Jeff Peterson  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Wait Till Your Father Gets HomeWait Till Your Father Gets Home (TV Series) Jamie Boyle ( 35 episodes, 1972–1974 )  Less 1972–1974 35
    • Car 54 (Oct 8, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
    • Marriage Counselor (Oct 1, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
    • Model Alice (Sep 24, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Doctor DanDoctor Dan (TV Movie) Adam Morgan  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Unwed FatherUnwed Father (TV Movie) Gum  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Kid at Gumball Machine ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Adam's RibAdam's Rib (TV Series) Boy ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Andy / Tom ( 2 episodes, 1971–1973 )  Less 1971–1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Wide World of MysteryThe Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) William Frankenstein ( 2 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Courtship of Eddie's FatherThe Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) Harold O'Brien / Scott ( 4 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972 4
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  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Petey Macklin ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Leonard ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
Self (31 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for One Life No RegretsOne Life No Regrets Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network StarsBattle of the Network Stars (TV Mini-series) Himself - Contestant ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009–2015 )  Less 2009–2015
  • Primary photo for Oprah: Where Are They Now?Oprah: Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Broke & FamousBroke & Famous (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Fit ClubCelebrity Fit Club (TV Series) Himself ( 9 episodes, 2005–2008 )  Less 2005–2008
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  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself (segment "American TV Icon") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 1 vs. 1001 vs. 100 (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Mob ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2000–2006 )  Less 2000–2006
  • Primary photo for 20 Greatest Celebreality Moments20 Greatest Celebreality Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Praise the LordPraise the Lord (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003
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  • Primary photo for Child Stars: Then and NowChild Stars: Then and Now (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for VH-1 Where Are They Now?VH-1 Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Crook & ChaseCrook & Chase (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #14Circus of the Stars #14 (TV Special) Himself - Human Cannonball  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Win, Lose or DrawWin, Lose or Draw (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #10Circus of the Stars #10 (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Regis Philbin ShowThe Regis Philbin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network Stars IXBattle of the Network Stars IX (TV Special) Himself - ABC Team  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's All-Star Look at TV's Prime Time WarsBob Hope's All-Star Look at TV's Prime Time Wars Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Actor ( 5 episodes, 1978–1980 )  Less 1978–1980
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  • Primary photo for All-Star Family Feud SpecialAll-Star Family Feud Special (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant ( 4 episodes, 1978–1980 )  Less 1978–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 2 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
    • Episode #23.5 (Dec 15, 1979) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network Stars VIIBattle of the Network Stars VII (TV Special) Himself - ABC Team  Less 1979
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The EightiesThe Eighties (TV Mini-series) Self ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Buddy Lembeck ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • New Kidney in Town (Jan 9, 2011) Buddy Lembeck (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Teen Stars100 Greatest Teen Stars (TV Mini-series) Teen Star nº 36 ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for BiblemanBibleman (TV Series) Bibleman / Miles Peterson ( 3 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005
    • A Fight for Faith Live (2005) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Light in the Darkness Live (2004) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Fight for Faith (Dec 14, 2004) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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