Don Porter (I) (1912–1997)

Actor | Director | Sound Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Ann Sothern Show (1959-1961) | Gidget (1965-1966) | The Candidate (1972)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Donald Porter
BORN 
Sep 24, 1912 (died Feb 11, 1997)
HEIGHT 
5' 10½" (1.79m)

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Past Film & Video (36 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (57 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for CBS Summer PlayhouseCBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) Charles Porter ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • Old Money (Jun 28, 1988) Charles Porter  Less
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Prof. Erskine Tate ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for All Together NowAll Together Now (TV Movie) Grandpa Ed Parker  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for HotelHotel (TV Series) Jonathan Corry ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) George Cowens / Slade Summerhill ( 2 episodes, 1978–1983 )  Less 1978–1983 2
  • Primary photo for In Search of...In Search of... (TV Series) Re-recording Mixer  Less 1976–1982
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Emmett Latham ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Judge Oliver Haynes ( 2 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for The Ghosts of Buxley HallThe Ghosts of Buxley Hall (TV Movie) Judge Oliver Haynes  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Last SongThe Last Song (TV Movie) Philip Brockhurst  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Battles: The Murder That Wouldn't DieBattles: The Murder That Wouldn't Die (TV Movie) Gen. Rocky Jensen  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) Matt Devlin ( 4 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 4
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  • Primary photo for TurnaboutTurnabout (TV Series) Ed ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Sword of JusticeSword of Justice (TV Series) Judge Addams ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Frankie and Annette: The Second Time AroundFrankie and Annette: The Second Time Around (TV Movie) The Dean  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Senator William Mitchell ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Paper ChaseThe Paper Chase (TV Series) Franklin Ford II ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The President's MistressThe President's Mistress (TV Movie) Craig  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A.Christmas Miracle in Caufield, U.S.A. (TV Movie) Caufield  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for SwitchSwitch (TV Series) Salvensen / Paul Lorimer ( 2 episodes, 1975–1977 )  Less 1975–1977 2
  • Primary photo for Three's CompanyThree's Company (TV Series) Uncle Fremont ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The Bionic WomanThe Bionic Woman (TV Series) Dr. James Courtney ( 3 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 3
  • Primary photo for PhyllisPhyllis (TV Series) Jack ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for City of AngelsCity of Angels (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Alex Kelsey / Jonathan Cavel ( 2 episodes, 1973–1976 )  Less 1973–1976 2
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Adrian Danzinger ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Ellery QueenEllery Queen (TV Series) Gregory Layton ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Last Hours Before MorningLast Hours Before Morning (TV Movie) Mr. Pace  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for ArcherArcher (TV Series) Robert Lawrence ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Legend of Lizzie BordenThe Legend of Lizzie Borden (TV Movie) George Robinson  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Jim Hinds ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Adam Montgomery / Jeremy Markham ( 2 episodes, 1973–1974 )  Less 1973–1974 2
  • Primary photo for Happy Anniversary and GoodbyeHappy Anniversary and Goodbye (TV Movie) Ed "Mad Dog" Murphy  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Six Million Dollar ManThe Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series) Dr. Stanley Bacon ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Murder or MercyMurder or Mercy (TV Movie) Henry Balin  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Mason Hammond ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for ChaseChase (TV Series) Miller ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Morning AfterThe Morning After (TV Movie) Rudy King  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Here's LucyHere's Lucy (TV Series) Ken Richards ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The ABC Afternoon PlaybreakThe ABC Afternoon Playbreak (TV Series) George Owens ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for TenaflyTenafly (TV Series) Miles ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The New Perry MasonThe New Perry Mason (TV Series) Otis Temple ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Fuzz BrothersThe Fuzz Brothers (TV Movie) Flowers  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Norliss TapesThe Norliss Tapes (TV Movie) Sanford T. Evans  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Mod SquadThe Mod Squad (TV Series) Walter Ryan / Dean Prentiss Markham ( 2 episodes, 1970–1973 )  Less 1970–1973 2
  • Primary photo for The RookiesThe Rookies (TV Series) Gen. Brooker ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for BanacekBanacek (TV Series) Arnold Leeland ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Cade's CountyCade's County (TV Series) Martin Russell ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
    • Blackout (Mar 19, 1972) Martin Russell  Less
  • Primary photo for Green AcresGreen Acres (TV Series) Bob Carter ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Teddy Bear") / Owen Walker (segment "Love and the Single Couple") ( 2 episodes, 1969–1971 )  Less 1969–1971 2
  • Primary photo for Judd for the DefenseJudd for the Defense (TV Series) Frank Vinton ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Love on a RooftopLove on a Rooftop (TV Series) Narrator ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
    • Pilot (Sep 6, 1966) Narrator (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for GidgetGidget (TV Series) Professor Russell Lawrence ( 32 episodes, 1965–1966 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1965–1966 32
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  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Battersea, The Housekeeper ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
    • Cap'n Ahab (Sep 3, 1965) Battersea, The Housekeeper  Less
  • Primary photo for I Love My DoctorI Love My Doctor (TV Movie) Dr. Jim Barkley  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Ann Sothern ShowThe Ann Sothern Show (TV Series) James Devery ( 46 episodes, 1959–1961 )  Less 1959–1961 46
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  • Primary photo for Private SecretaryPrivate Secretary (TV Series) Peter Sands ( 46 episodes, 1953–1957 )  Less 1953–1957 46
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Self (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for How to Fly the B-26 AirplaneHow to Fly the B-26 Airplane Captain Dick (uncredited)  Less 1944
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The SixtiesThe Sixties (TV Mini-series) Prof. Russell Lawrence - Gidget ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
    • When Television Came of Age (May 29, 2014) Prof. Russell Lawrence - Gidget (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The First Motion Picture Unit: When Hollywood Went to WarThe First Motion Picture Unit: When Hollywood Went to War Self (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Prof. Erskine Tate ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
    • The Vendetta (Jan 17, 1989) Prof. Erskine Tate (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Six Million Dollar ManThe Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series) Dr. Stanley Bacon ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
    • Run, Steve, Run (Apr 26, 1974) Dr. Stanley Bacon (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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