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Brian Keith (I) (1921–1997)

Actor | Director | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Family Affair (1966-1971) | Hardcastle and McCormick (1983-1986) | Crusader (1955-1956)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Robert Keith Jr.
BORN 
Nov 14, 1921 (died Jun 24, 1997)
HEIGHT 
6' 0½" (1.84m)

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Past Film & Video (65 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (97 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Spider-ManSpider-Man (TV Series) Uncle Ben Parker ( 3 episodes, 1995–1998 )  Less 1995–1998 3
  • Primary photo for Duckman: Private Dick/Family ManDuckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) Duckman's Father ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Second Civil WarThe Second Civil War (TV Movie) Maj. Gen. Charles Buford  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Rough RidersRough Riders (TV Series) President William McKinley ( 2 episodes, 1997 ) , In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".) ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
    • Episode #1.2 (1997) President William McKinley, In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1997) President William McKinley, In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".)  Less
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Leonard Pound ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Walker, Texas RangerWalker, Texas Ranger (TV Series) Del Forman ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Pacific BluePacific Blue (TV Series) Mac McNamara ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Arthur Minnow ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Favorite Deadly SinsFavorite Deadly Sins (TV Movie) 'Noble Hart' / Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Picture WindowsPicture Windows (TV Series) Tappan ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The MarshalThe Marshal (TV Series) Chief Skoblow ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A.The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A. (TV Movie) Pete Morgan  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The MonroesThe Monroes (TV Series) Henry ( 1 episode )  Less 1995–  1
  • Primary photo for The CommishThe Commish (TV Series) Phil 'Iceman' Greene / Lou Parslow ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • The Iceman Cometh (May 14, 1994) Phil 'Iceman' Greene / Lou Parslow  Less
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Norman Hope ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The Secrets of Lake SuccessThe Secrets of Lake Success (TV Mini-series) P. Stuart Atkins III ( 3 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 3
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Deep Space NineStar Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) Mullibok ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Major DadMajor Dad (TV Series) Jake MacGillis ( 2 episodes, 1992 )  Less 1992 2
  • Primary photo for Walter & EmilyWalter & Emily (TV Series) Walter Collins ( 13 episodes, 1991–1992 )  Less 1991–1992 13
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  • Primary photo for T.V.T.V. (TV Movie) Detective  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Streets of Beverly HillsThe Streets of Beverly Hills (TV Movie) Charlie Street  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the DrawThe Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (TV Movie) The Westerner  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Evening ShadeEvening Shade (TV Series) Brick Stiles ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Young RidersThe Young Riders (TV Series) Cyrus 'Hap' Happy ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Lady in the CornerLady in the Corner (TV Movie) David Henderson  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for HeartlandHeartland (TV Series) B.L. McCutcheon ( 10 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 10
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  • Primary photo for Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal LessonPerry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (TV Movie) Frank Wellman Sr.  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Pursuit of HappinessPursuit of Happiness (TV Series) Prof. Roland G. Duncan ( 10 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988 10
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  • Primary photo for The Alamo: Thirteen Days to GloryThe Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (TV Movie) Col. Davy Crockett  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Gen. Newmeyer / Mose Carson / Lue Swank / Sergeant Gabe Trotter / Shadrach O'Reilly / Shadrak O'Reilly ( 10 episodes, 1959–1986 )  Less 1959–1986 10
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  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Judge Milton C. Hardcastle ( 67 episodes, 1983–1986 )  Less 1983–1986 67
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  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Caleb McCallum ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Cry for the StrangersCry for the Strangers (TV Movie) Chief Whalen  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for World War IIIWorld War III (TV Movie) Secretary General Gorny  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Silent LoversThe Silent Lovers (TV Movie) Mauritz Stiller  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Movie) Charles Kandell  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The ChisholmsThe Chisholms (TV Mini-series) Andrew Blake ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for CentennialCentennial (TV Mini-series) Sheriff Axel Dumire ( 12 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979 12
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  • Primary photo for The SeekersThe Seekers (TV Mini-series) Elijah Weatherby ( 2 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 2
  • Primary photo for How the West Was WonHow the West Was Won (TV Series) General Stonecipher ( 4 episodes, 1976–1978 )  Less 1976–1978 4
    • Interlude (Feb 26, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
    • Mormon Story (Feb 19, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
    • Buffalo Story (Feb 12, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Court-Martial of George Armstrong CusterThe Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (TV Movie) Defense Attorney  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for In the Matter of Karen Ann QuinlanIn the Matter of Karen Ann Quinlan (TV Movie) Joe Quinlan  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Loneliest RunnerThe Loneliest Runner (TV Movie) Arnold Curtis  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The QuestThe Quest (TV Movie) Tank Logan  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for ArcherArcher (TV Series) Lew Archer ( 6 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 6
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  • Primary photo for The Zoo GangThe Zoo Gang (TV Series) Steven 'The Fox' Halliday / Stephen 'The Fox' Halliday ( 6 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 6
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  • Primary photo for The Brian Keith ShowThe Brian Keith Show (TV Series) Dr. Sean Jamison ( 47 episodes, 1972–1974 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1972–1974 47
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  • Primary photo for Second ChanceSecond Chance (TV Movie) Geoff Smith  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Family AffairFamily Affair (TV Series) Uncle Bill Davis ( 138 episodes, 1966–1971 )  Less 1966–1971 138
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  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Gilbert / Ken Stratton / Jerry / Lew / Larry / Henderson / Man / Brewster ( 10 episodes, 1960–1968 )  Less 1960–1968 10
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  • Primary photo for Profiles in CourageProfiles in Courage (TV Series) Thomas Hart Benton ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) Henry Bergh ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Suspense TheatreKraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series) Andy Bastian ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Sgt. Patrick Cohan ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) First Sgt. Gault / Tom Tuesday ( 2 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Edward Welles ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Alfred Freely ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Sam BenedictSam Benedict (TV Series) Mitchison Dawlt ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Johnny Wade ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Johnny ShilohJohnny Shiloh (TV Movie) Sergeant Gabe Trotter  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Movie) Edward Welles  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Jim Mallory ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Target: The CorruptorsTarget: The Corruptors (TV Series) George Vaclavic ( 2 episodes, 1962 )  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Vernon Wedge / Herbert Morrison / Dave Rainey / Arnold Shawn ( 4 episodes, 1959–1962 )  Less 1959–1962 4
    • The Test (Feb 20, 1962) Vernon Wedge  Less
    • Cell 227 (Jun 5, 1960) Herbert Morrison  Less
    • No Pain (Oct 25, 1959) Dave Rainey  Less
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  • Primary photo for Follow the SunFollow the Sun (TV Series) Earl Patton ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Sven Johannsen / Jim Whipple ( 2 episodes, 1961–1962 )  Less 1961–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Sergeant Dave Temple ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Frontier CircusFrontier Circus (TV Series) Dan Osborne ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The AmericansThe Americans (TV Series) Owen ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The UntouchablesThe Untouchables (TV Series) Jim Martinson ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The WesternerThe Westerner (TV Series) Dave Blassingame ( 13 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 13
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  • Primary photo for LaramieLaramie (TV Series) Whit Malone ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Tod Macauley ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Dave Blassingame ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Sam Pryce ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Wire ServiceWire Service (TV Series) Mike Barnes ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Dan Crawford / Mano ( 2 episodes, 1955–1957 )  Less 1955–1957 2
  • Primary photo for The BrothersThe Brothers (TV Series) Fred ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) David Sutton / Choya / Intermission Guest / Happy ( 4 episodes, 1953–1957 )  Less 1953–1957 4
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  • Primary photo for CrusaderCrusader (TV Series) Matt Anders ( 52 episodes, 1955–1956 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1956 )  Less 1955–1956 52
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  • Primary photo for Studio 57Studio 57 (TV Series) Dan / Denis Burke / Dr. Glenn Haver ( 4 episodes, 1954–1955 )  Less 1954–1955 4
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  • Primary photo for Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside TheatreJane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) Jim ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Ellery QueenThe Adventures of Ellery Queen (TV Series) Rails ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Elgin HourThe Elgin Hour (TV Series) Corporal Snow ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Pepsi-Cola PlayhouseThe Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series) Clark Dodson / Joe Kelly ( 2 episodes, 1955 )  Less 1955 2
  • Primary photo for The MaskThe Mask (TV Series) Blake ( 2 episodes, 1954 )  Less 1954 2
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!'Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!' (TV Movie) Mike Hammer  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Motorola Television HourThe Motorola Television Hour (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Harry ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Bonnell ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
    • P.O.W. (Oct 27, 1953) Bonnell  Less
  • Primary photo for Eye WitnessEye Witness (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
    • Apartment 4-D (Apr 6, 1953) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Kip Caley / Idaho / Lt. Jim Connor / Johnny / Bob ( 7 episodes, 1952 )  Less 1952 7
    • Set-Up for Death (Sep 23, 1952) Kip Caley (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
    • Death Cargo (Aug 5, 1952) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
    • Fifty Beautiful Girls (Jul 1, 1952) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of TomorrowTales of Tomorrow (TV Series) Jack / Peters ( 3 episodes, 1952 )  Less 1952 3
  • Primary photo for Shadow of the CloakShadow of the Cloak (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
    • Plan for Plague (Nov 14, 1951) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
Self (17 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Great Battles of the Civil WarThe Great Battles of the Civil War (TV Mini-series) Self  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for The Wild WestThe Wild West (TV Mini-series) Buffalo Bill Cody ( 2 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1973–1992 )  Less 1973–1992
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Joan CollinsAll-Star Party for Joan Collins (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Clint EastwoodAll-Star Party for Clint Eastwood (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The ABC All-Star SpectacularThe ABC All-Star Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself - Actor  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Burt ReynoldsAll-Star Party for Burt Reynolds (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1975–1979 )  Less 1975–1979
  • Primary photo for The Lion Roars AgainThe Lion Roars Again (Short) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain ( 5 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
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  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Winters ShowThe Jonathan Winters Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for You Don't SayYou Don't Say (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for House PartyHouse Party (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Tesla EffectTesla Effect (Video Game) The Colonel (archive footage)  Less 2014 $750K
  • Primary photo for Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood RenegadeSam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 70th Annual Academy AwardsThe 70th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)  Less 1998 $30MM
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Mitch Evers / Cam Calloway / William 'Bill' Dunn / Uncle Beck Coates / Sheriff Pete Williams / Major General John M. Vanneman ( 11 episodes, 1966–1976 )  Less 1966–1976
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  • Primary photo for The Bull of the WestThe Bull of the West (TV Movie) Johnny Wade (archive footage)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Studio 57Studio 57 (TV Series) Jim ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Strange StoriesStrange Stories (TV Series) Joe Kelly ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
    • Pals to the End (Apr 2, 1956) Joe Kelly (archive footage)  Less
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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