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Carroll O'Connor (1924–2001)

Actor | Music Department | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
In the Heat of the Night (1988-1995) | Kelly's Heroes (1970) | Return to Me (2000)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 15 nominations More »
AKA 
Matt Harris
BORN 
Aug 2, 1924 (died Jun 21, 2001)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (69 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Performer ("Those Were the Days") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Episode dated 4 June 2013 (Jun 4, 2013) Performer ("Those Were the Days") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mad About YouMad About You (TV Series) Gus Stemple (4 episodes, 1996–1999)  Less 1996–1999 4
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  • Primary photo for 36 Hours to Die36 Hours to Die (TV Movie) Jack 'Balls' O'Malley  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Party of FiveParty of Five (TV Series) Jake Gordon / Jacob Gordon (6 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996 6
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  • Primary photo for In the Heat of the NightIn the Heat of the Night (TV Series) Sheriff William O. 'Bill' Gillespie / Chief William O. 'Bill' Gillespie (146 episodes, 1988–1995), Executive Producer (61 episodes, 1989–1995), Story Editor (46 episodes, 1988–1992), Writer (19 episodes, 1989–1994), Writer (Story) (4 episodes, 1990–1994), Director (4 episodes, 1991–1993), Writer (3 episodes, 1990–1994), Lyrics ("Gray Sundays In") (1 episode, 1994), Writer (Teleplay) (1 episode, 1991), Supervising Producer (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1988–1995 146
    • Grow Old Along with Me (May 16, 1995) Sheriff William O. 'Bill' Gillespie, Executive Producer  Less
    • By Duty Bound (Feb 17, 1995) Sheriff William O. 'Bill' Gillespie, Executive Producer  Less
    • Who Was Geli Bendl? (Dec 9, 1994) Sheriff William O. 'Bill' Gillespie, Executive Producer, Writer (as Matt Harris)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Father Clements StoryThe Father Clements Story (TV Movie) Cardinal Cody  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for ConvictedConvicted (TV Movie) Lewis May  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx ShowThe Redd Foxx Show (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1986), Writer (1 episode, 1986), Director (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Old Buddies (Mar 1, 1986) Actor, Director, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for The GLO Friends Save ChristmasThe GLO Friends Save Christmas (TV Movie) Santa Claus (voice)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for BrassBrass (TV Movie) Frank Nolan, Executive Producer, Writer (as Matt Harris)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Archie Bunker's PlaceArchie Bunker's Place (TV Series) Archie Bunker (97 episodes, 1979–1983), Composer (closing theme) (96 episodes, 1979–1983), Story Editor (27 episodes, 1980–1982), Director (9 episodes, 1979–1983), Composer (closing theme "Remembering You") (4 episodes, 1979–1982), Writer (Story By) (2 episodes, 1980–1981), Writer (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1979–1983 97
    • I'm Torn Here (Apr 4, 1983) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme)  Less
    • Small Claims Court (Mar 28, 1983) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme)  Less
    • No One Said It Was Easy (Mar 27, 1983) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme)  Less
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  • Primary photo for GloriaGloria (TV Series) Archie Bunker (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Man, Myth and TitansMan, Myth and Titans (TV Movie) Writer (Teleplay)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for All in the FamilyAll in the Family (TV Series) Archie Bunker / Archie Justice (207 episodes, 1968–1979), Composer (closing theme "Remembering You") (167 episodes, 1972–1979), Composer (closing theme) (27 episodes, 1971–1978), Performer ("God Bless America") (1 episode, 1971), Performer ("Trees") (1 episode, 1978), Performer ("Who's Your Little Who Zis") (1 episode, 1976), Performer ("I Kiss Your Hand, Madame") (1 episode, 1978), Performer ("Me And My Shadow") (1 episode, 1977), Performer ("MacNamara's Band") (1 episode, 1977), Performer ("The Gold Diggers' Song (We're in the Money)") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Louise") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Hey There") (1 episode, 1972), Performer ("Jingle Bells") (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1968–1979 207
    • Too Good Edith (Apr 8, 1979) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme "Remembering You")  Less
    • The Return of Stephanie's Father (Mar 25, 1979) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme "Remembering You")  Less
    • The Family Next Door (Mar 18, 1979) Archie Bunker, Composer (closing theme "Remembering You")  Less
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  • Primary photo for BenderBender (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1979– 
  • Primary photo for The Last HurrahThe Last Hurrah (TV Movie) Frank Skeffington, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Banana CompanyThe Banana Company (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for BronkBronk (TV Series) Executive Producer (25 episodes, 1975–1976), Writer (Creator) (24 episodes, 1975–1976), Writer (Story) (1 episode, 1975), Executive Consultant (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1975–1976 25
    • The Vigilante (Mar 28, 1976) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • Death with Honor (Mar 21, 1976) Executive Consultant, Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
    • The Ordeal (Mar 7, 1976) Executive Producer, Writer (Creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Of Thee I SingOf Thee I Sing (TV Movie) John P. Wintergreen  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher Comedy HourThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) The CBS Censor (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
    • Episode #2.1 (Dec 27, 1971) The CBS Censor (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Guest Preformer (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Kelly / Clark (2 episodes, 1965–1970)  Less 1965–1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Governor & J.J.The Governor & J.J. (TV Series) Orrin Hacker (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 2
  • Primary photo for Fear No EvilFear No Evil (TV Movie) Myles Donovan  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for PremierePremiere (TV Series) James Van Ducci (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Justice for AllJustice for All (TV Movie) Archive Justice  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Dundee and the CulhaneDundee and the Culhane (TV Series) McJames (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Major Vanscoy / Hootie Kyle (2 episodes, 1966–1967)  Less 1966–1967 2
  • Primary photo for That GirlThat Girl (TV Series) Giuseppe Casanetti (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Mission: ImpossibleMission: Impossible (TV Series) Josef Varsh (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Wild Wild WestThe Wild Wild West (TV Series) Fabian Lavendor (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler TheatreBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) Capt. Ted Eyck / Lawson (2 episodes, 1964–1966)  Less 1964–1966 2
  • Primary photo for The Time TunnelThe Time Tunnel (TV Series) Gen. Southall / Col. Southall (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
    • The Last Patrol (Oct 7, 1966) Gen. Southall / Col. Southall  Less
  • Primary photo for I SpyI Spy (TV Series) Karolyi (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Slattery's PeopleSlattery's People (TV Series) Lieutenant Wayne Altman / Victor Newleaf (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) David Burnside / Roy Drummond (2 episodes, 1962–1965)  Less 1962–1965 2
  • Primary photo for Profiles in CourageProfiles in Courage (TV Series) Grover Cleveland (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Ben CaseyBen Casey (TV Series) Dr. Wendel Clarke / Father Joseph McGavin (2 episodes, 1962–1965)  Less 1962–1965 2
  • Primary photo for Voyage to the Bottom of the SeaVoyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series) Old John (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Man from U.N.C.L.E.The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) Walter B. Brach (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Nightmare in ChicagoNightmare in Chicago (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Sheriff Bray (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) Johann Sutter / O'Rourke (2 episodes, 1963–1964)  Less 1963–1964 2
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Deimos (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The YellowbirdThe Yellowbird (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) N.S. Kellogg (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Silver BurroThe Silver Burro (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Dr. Hugh Morgan / Joshua Ryder (2 episodes, 1962–1963)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for East Side/West SideEast Side/West Side (TV Series) George Audette (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Tom Slayden (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • The Boss (May 19, 1963) Tom Slayden  Less
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Dr. Dave Conway (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Charles Campion (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Stoney BurkeStoney Burke (TV Series) Harry Clark (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Dr. Lyman Savage / Leonard Barsevick (2 episodes, 1962–1963)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Senator Dave Broderick (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Naked CityNaked City (TV Series) Tony Corran / Owen Oliver (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for The UntouchablesThe Untouchables (TV Series) Arnie Kurtz / Barney Lubin (2 episodes, 1961–1962)  Less 1961–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Belle SommersBelle Sommers (TV Movie) Mr. Griffith  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The AmericansThe Americans (TV Series) Capt. Garbor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The AquanautsThe Aquanauts (TV Series) The Lieutenant (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Play of the WeekPlay of the Week (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Rudolf Höß / Doc Turner / Stanley Morgan (4 episodes, 1960–1961)  Less 1960–1961 4
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  • Primary photo for Shirley Temple's StorybookShirley Temple's Storybook (TV Series) Appleyard (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Adventures in ParadiseAdventures in Paradise (TV Series) Henry Gresham (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Tom O'Byrne (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Sunday ShowcaseSunday Showcase (TV Series) Frederick Katzman (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for The CitadelThe Citadel (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Whiteheaded BoyThe Whiteheaded Boy (TV Movie) Donagh Brosnan  Less 1951
Self (45 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Donny & MarieDonny & Marie (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Himself - Interviewee  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Rosie O'Donnell ShowThe Rosie O'Donnell Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The 51st Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a TV-Series - Drama  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The 20th Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 20th Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter: Favorite New Television Comedy Series  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 25th NAACP Image Awards25th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a TV-Series Drama  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for All in the Family: 20th Anniversary SpecialAll in the Family: 20th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1989–1991)  Less 1989–1991
  • Primary photo for The 48th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a TV-Series - Drama  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 1st Annual American Comedy AwardsThe 1st Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Bill Moyers' JournalBill Moyers' Journal (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Chabad 'To Life' TelethonChabad 'To Life' Telethon (TV Series) Himself  Less 1980–  $125K
  • Primary photo for The Best Joke I Ever HeardThe Best Joke I Ever Heard (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Co-Host / Himself / Taped Interview / Himself - Actor (14 episodes, 1975–1979)  Less 1975–1979
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  • Primary photo for The Barbara Walters SpecialThe Barbara Walters Special (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for CBS: On the AirCBS: On the Air (TV Mini-series) Co-host - part VII  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for A Different ApproachA Different Approach (Short) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for An All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth TaylorAn All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for CBS GalaxyCBS Galaxy (TV Special) Himself - Guest  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1974–1976)  Less 1974–1976
  • Primary photo for Sammy and CompanySammy and Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (5 episodes, 1972–1975)  Less 1972–1975
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  • Primary photo for The 28th Annual Tony AwardsThe 28th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James CagneyAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to James Cagney (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1971–1973)  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for Keep U.S. BeautifulKeep U.S. Beautiful (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Celebrity BowlingCelebrity Bowling (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Don Rickles: Alive and KickingDon Rickles: Alive and Kicking (TV Special) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Electric CompanyThe Electric Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
    • 166 (Dec 11, 1972) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The 24th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 24th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series  Less 1972 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 29th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher Comedy HourThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for My Most Unforgettable Character as Told by... Carroll O'ConnorMy Most Unforgettable Character as Told by... Carroll O'Connor (TV Movie) Self  Less
Archive Footage (14 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The SeventiesThe Seventies (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Archie Bunker - All in the Family (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Breaking Barriers (Apr 29, 2014) Archie Bunker - All in the Family (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV's 50 Funniest Catch PhrasesTV's 50 Funniest Catch Phrases (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Archie Bunker (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TV Land's Top TenTV Land's Top Ten (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Inside TV Land: Taboo TVInside TV Land: Taboo TV (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 74th Annual Academy AwardsThe 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Inside TV Land: African Americans in TelevisionInside TV Land: African Americans in Television (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Bruce Lee: A Warrior's JourneyBruce Lee: A Warrior's Journey (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American MoviesA Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (TV Movie) Brewster, 'Point Blank' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for All in the FamilyAll in the Family (TV Series) Archie Bunker (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Archie Bunker (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978

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