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Walter Brennan (1894–1974)

Actor | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
The Real McCoys (1957–1963) | The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967–1969) | Rio Bravo (1959)
AWARDS 
Won 3 Oscars. Another 1 win & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Walter Brenan | Arthur Brennan | Walter Brennen | Walter Brennon | Another Poetry Fan  Less
BORN 
Jul 25, 1894 (died Sep 21, 1974)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (225 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (21 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action ClassicsThe Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action Classics (TV Movie) Performer ("The Gnome-Mobile Song") (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Home for the HolidaysHome for the Holidays (TV Movie) Benjamin Morgan  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Two for the MoneyTwo for the Money (TV Movie) Cody Guilford  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Alias Smith and JonesAlias Smith and Jones (TV Series) Silky O'Sullivan / Gantry (3 episodes, 1971–1972)  Less 1971–1972 3
  • Primary photo for To Rome with LoveTo Rome with Love (TV Series) Andy Pruitt (17 episodes, 1970–1971)  Less 1970–1971 17
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  • Primary photo for The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides AgainThe Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (TV Movie) Nash Crawford, Performer ("Come All You Texas Rangers") (uncredited)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Deputy 'Doc' Hawkeye / Walter Briarcliff, Sr. / Sheriff Walter (3 episodes, 1969–1970)  Less 1969–1970 3
  • Primary photo for The Young CountryThe Young Country (TV Movie) Sheriff Matt Fenley  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Over-the-Hill GangThe Over-the-Hill Gang (TV Movie) Nash Crawford, Performer ("Texas Rangers") (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Guns of Will SonnettThe Guns of Will Sonnett (TV Series) Will Sonnett (50 episodes, 1967–1969)  Less 1967–1969 50
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  • Primary photo for Horatio Alger JonesHoratio Alger Jones (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The TycoonThe Tycoon (TV Series) Walter Andrews (32 episodes, 1964–1965)  Less 1964–1965 32
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  • Primary photo for The Real McCoysThe Real McCoys (TV Series) Grandpa Amos McCoy / Grandpa Amos Mccoy (225 episodes, 1957–1963), Performer ("Happy Birthday To Me") (1 episode, 1958), Performer ("While Strolling Through The Park One Day") (1 episode, 1961), Performer ("Three Blind Mice" (traditional)) (1 episode, 1958), Performer ("When You Wore A Tulip (And I Wore A Big Red Rose)") (1 episode, 1962), Performer ("Old Blue") (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1957–1963 225
    • Pepino's Mama (Jun 23, 1963) Grandpa Amos McCoy  Less
    • Pals (Jun 16, 1963) Grandpa Amos McCoy (credit only)  Less
    • Don't Be Nosey (Jun 9, 1963) Grandpa Amos McCoy (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Colgate TheatreColgate Theatre (TV Series) Mr. Tutt (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Sheriff John Larson / Joe (2 episodes, 1956–1957)  Less 1956–1957 2
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Duffy (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Link Morley (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Ethel Barrymore TheaterEthel Barrymore Theater (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Simmons AKA Mr. Ears / Ezra Jenkins (3 episodes, 1953–1956)  Less 1953–1956 3
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Intermission Guest (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Screen Directors PlayhouseScreen Directors Playhouse (TV Series) Grandpa (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
Self (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Tim Conway Comedy HourThe Tim Conway Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon SistersJimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1969–1970)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Go!!!Go!!! (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Project XXProject XX (TV Series) Himself - Narrator / Narrator (3 episodes, 1963–1967)  Less 1963–1967
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest (3 episodes, 1957–1966)  Less 1957–1966
  • Primary photo for The Celebrity GameThe Celebrity Game (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Panelist (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 14th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for A Date with DebbieA Date with Debbie (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 11th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Wide Wide WorldWide Wide World (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1957–1958)  Less 1957–1958
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Plays GolfScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Plays Golf (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The George Gobel ShowThe George Gobel Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The 27th Annual Academy AwardsThe 27th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Light's Diamond JubileeLight's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1954 $150K
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Academy AwardsThe 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Best Supporting Actress  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 9Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 9 (Short) Himself - Oscar Winner  Less 1938
Archive Footage (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Hey Moe, Hey Dad!Hey Moe, Hey Dad! (TV Series) Various characters (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Curtain Call (May 5, 2015) Various characters (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Eureka! (May 5, 2015) Various characters (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for How the West Was LostHow the West Was Lost (TV Movie) Old Man Clanton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for CMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Country Comedy ShowsCMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Country Comedy Shows (TV Special) Grandpa (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Private ScreeningsPrivate Screenings (TV Series) Pa Danby in 'Support Your Local Sheriff' (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
    • James Garner (Aug 2, 2001) Pa Danby in 'Support Your Local Sheriff' (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Golden Saddles, Silver SpursGolden Saddles, Silver Spurs (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Real McCoys ReunionThe Real McCoys Reunion (TV Movie) Himself / Grandpa Amos McCoy (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'How the West Was Won'The Making of 'How the West Was Won' (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Walter Brennen)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Hidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film VaultsHidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film Vaults (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Silver Screen: Color Me LavenderThe Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Bogart: The Untold StoryBogart: The Untold Story (TV Movie) Actor in 'To Have and Have Not' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for La classe américaineLa classe américaine (TV Movie) Stumpy (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Fonda on FondaFonda on Fonda (TV Movie) Old Man Clanton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Gunfighters of the Old WestGunfighters of the Old West (Video) Clanton (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) D.J. Mulrooney / Knobby / Renssaeler Bower / Alf Simes (7 episodes, 1969–1978)  Less 1969–1978
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  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry FondaAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda (TV Special) Actot 'The Moon;s Our Home' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Old Man Clanton (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
    • Movie Tonight (Feb 22, 1977) Old Man Clanton (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies 'Groot' Nadine (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Men Who Made the Movies: Howard HawksThe Men Who Made the Movies: Howard Hawks (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The American West of John FordThe American West of John Ford (TV Movie) Actor 'My Darling Clementine' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Nash Crawford (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Movie OrgyThe Movie Orgy Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Marshal's DaughterThe Marshal's Daughter Saloon Spectator (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Breakdowns of 1941Breakdowns of 1941 (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Land of LibertyLand of Liberty Self (archive footage)  Less 1939

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