Dennis Weaver (I) (1924–2006)

Actor | Soundtrack | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Gunsmoke (1955-1964) | Duel (1971) | Gentle Ben (1967-1969)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 5 wins & 3 nominations More »
BORN 
Jun 4, 1924 (died Feb 24, 2006)
HEIGHT 
6' 2" (1.88m)

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Past Film & Video (34 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (68 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for WildfireWildfire (TV Series) Henry ( 12 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 12
    • Loyalty (Sep 12, 2005) Henry (credit only)  Less
    • Impressions (Sep 5, 2005) Henry (credit only)  Less
    • Tina Sharp (Aug 29, 2005) Henry (credit only)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Emmett Rivers ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Watching EllieWatching Ellie (TV Series) Camera Operator  Less 2002–2003
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Buck McCoy ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Family LawFamily Law (TV Series) Judge Richard Lloyd ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The BeastThe Beast (TV Series) Walter McFadden ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
  • Primary photo for High NoonHigh Noon (TV Movie) Mart Howe  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Movie) Sam Balaam  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Stolen Women, Captured HeartsStolen Women, Captured Hearts (TV Movie) Captain Farnsworth  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Seduction in a Small TownSeduction in a Small Town (TV Movie) Sam Jenks  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Wolf PackWolf Pack (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Lonesome Dove: The SeriesLonesome Dove: The Series (TV Series) Buffalo Bill Cody ( 5 episodes, 1994–1995 )  Less 1994–1995 5
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  • Primary photo for GreyhoundsGreyhounds (TV Movie) Chance Wayne  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Captain Planet and the PlaneteersCaptain Planet and the Planeteers (TV Series) Dusty / Josh ( 2 episodes, 1991–1994 )  Less 1991–1994 2
  • Primary photo for The Great Battles of the Civil WarThe Great Battles of the Civil War (TV Mini-series) R. E Lee  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for MastergateMastergate (TV Movie) Dale Burden  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Return of Sam McCloudThe Return of Sam McCloud (TV Movie) Sam McCloud, Co-Executive Producer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Disaster at Silo 7Disaster at Silo 7 (TV Movie) Sheriff Ben Harlen  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Buck JamesBuck James (TV Series) Dr. Buck James ( 19 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988 19
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  • Primary photo for Bluffing ItBluffing It (TV Movie) Jack Duggan  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Headin' Home for the HolidaysHeadin' Home for the Holidays (TV Movie) Himself, Performer ("Sleigh Ride")  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for A Winner Never QuitsA Winner Never Quits (TV Movie) Mr. Wyshner  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson StoryGoing for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (TV Movie) Wally Johnson  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Lacy Fletcher - Present Day ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Emerald Point N.A.S.Emerald Point N.A.S. (TV Series) Rear Adm. Thomas Mallory ( 22 episodes, 1983–1984 )  Less 1983–1984 22
    • The Wedding (Mar 12, 1984) Rear Adm. Thomas Mallory  Less
    • Pandora's Box (Mar 5, 1984) Rear Adm. Thomas Mallory  Less
    • Friends and Lovers (Mar 2, 1984) Rear Adm. Thomas Mallory  Less
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  • Primary photo for Cocaine: One Man's SeductionCocaine: One Man's Seduction (TV Movie) Eddie Gant  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Don't Go to SleepDon't Go to Sleep (TV Movie) Phillip  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Day the Loving StoppedThe Day the Loving Stopped (TV Movie) Aaron Danner  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for StoneStone (TV Series) Det. Sgt. Daniel Stone / Daniel Ellis Stone ( 10 episodes, 1979–1980 )  Less 1979–1980 10
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  • Primary photo for The Ordeal of Dr. MuddThe Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (TV Movie) Dr. Samuel A. Mudd  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Amber WavesAmber Waves (TV Movie) Elroy 'Bud' Burkhardt  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for StoneStone (TV Movie) Daniel Ellis Stone  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Sgt. Ted Bentley ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Ordeal of Patty HearstThe Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Movie) Charles Bates  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for CentennialCentennial (TV Mini-series) R.J. Poteet ( 12 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979 12
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  • Primary photo for Ishi: The Last of His TribeIshi: The Last of His Tribe (TV Movie) Prof. Benjamin Fuller  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for PearlPearl (TV Mini-series) Col. Jason Forrest ( 3 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 3
    • Part 3 (Nov 19, 1978) Col. Jason Forrest  Less
    • Part 2 (Nov 17, 1978) Col. Jason Forrest  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Nov 16, 1978) Col. Jason Forrest  Less
  • Primary photo for The IslanderThe Islander (TV Movie) Gable McQueen  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Intimate StrangersIntimate Strangers (TV Movie) Donald Halston  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for McCloudMcCloud (TV Series) Sam McCloud ( 46 episodes, 1970–1977 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 1976 ) , Performer ("Another Way") ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1970–1977 46
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  • Primary photo for The John Denver SpecialThe John Denver Special (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Terror on the BeachTerror on the Beach (TV Movie) Neil Glynn  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Female ArtilleryFemale Artillery (TV Movie) Deke Chambers  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Great Man's WhiskersThe Great Man's Whiskers (TV Movie) Abraham Lincoln  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Rolling ManRolling Man (TV Movie) Lonnie McAfee  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for DuelDuel (TV Movie) David Mann, Stunts (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Forgotten ManThe Forgotten Man (TV Movie) Lt. Joe Hardy  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Swing Out, Sweet LandSwing Out, Sweet Land (TV Movie) Tom Lincoln  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Jed Haines ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for That GirlThat Girl (TV Series) Lewis M. Franks ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Walter Grayson ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Gentle BenGentle Ben (TV Series) Tom Wedloe ( 56 episodes, 1967–1969 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1967–1969 56
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  • Primary photo for Judd for the DefenseJudd for the Defense (TV Series) Prof. Robert Beardsley ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) George Tucker, the Sundown Kid ( 2 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for Combat!Combat! (TV Series) Noah ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Wayne Wandemeir ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Kentucky JonesKentucky Jones (TV Series) Kentucky Jones ( 26 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965 26
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  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Chester ( 290 episodes, 1955–1964 ) , Performer ("Like Her Eyes of Brown") ( 5 episodes, 1958–1960 ) , Director ( 4 episodes, 1961 ) , Performer ("Make His Home in Kansas (Killer Dave)") ( 3 episodes, 1959–1960 ) , Performer ("Make His Home in Kansas") ( 3 episodes, 1958–1959 ) , Performer ("Run Rabit Run") ( 2 episodes, 1958–1959 ) , Performer ("Run Rabbit Run") ( 1 episode, 1960 ) , Performer ("Make His Home in Kansas", "Like Her Eyes of Brown") ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("He Made his Home in Kansas") ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1955–1964 290
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  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Adam Grant ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Charles Cavender ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
    • Insomnia (May 8, 1960) Charles Cavender  Less
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Karl Ohringer ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Steve Maclyn ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Silent ServiceThe Silent Service (TV Series) Lt. Cmdr. Bladen D. Claggett ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Big TownBig Town (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger (TV Series) Jeb Sullivan ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Dave Rotbart / Sergeant Jay Allen / Lt. Dick Whitley / Russ Camp / Officer Boone ( 6 episodes, 1954–1955 )  Less 1954–1955 6
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  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Ben ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of AmericaCavalcade of America (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
Self (75 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Mama Mae: The Life and Music of Mae Boren AxtonMama Mae: The Life and Music of Mae Boren Axton Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004
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  • Primary photo for CBS at 75CBS at 75 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Weakest LinkWeakest Link (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Peace Pilgrim: An American Sage Who Walked Her TalkPeace Pilgrim: An American Sage Who Walked Her Talk Himself  Less 2002 $200K
  • Primary photo for Intimate PortraitIntimate Portrait (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2000–2002 )  Less 2000–2002
  • Primary photo for Hopalong Cassidy: Public Hero #1Hopalong Cassidy: Public Hero #1 (TV Movie) Host  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Politically IncorrectPolitically Incorrect (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for 7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards7th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Subdivide and Conquer: A Modern WesternSubdivide and Conquer: A Modern Western (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Himself - Interviewee / Chester Goode  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for CBS: The First 50 YearsCBS: The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Best of HollywoodThe Best of Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself - Interview  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven SpielbergAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Steven Spielberg (TV Special) Himself  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Visions of a New WorldVisions of a New World (Video) Himself  Less 1995 $125K
  • Primary photo for Moving Image Salutes Steven SpielbergMoving Image Salutes Steven Spielberg (TV Movie) Himself - Speaker  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 1993 Environmental Media Awards1993 Environmental Media Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Music of the West: A Tribute to America's Singing CowboysMusic of the West: A Tribute to America's Singing Cowboys (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Ancient Secrets of the Bible, Part IIAncient Secrets of the Bible, Part II (TV Movie) Host / Narrator  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Earth and the American DreamEarth and the American Dream Reader (voice)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for What About Me? I'm Only 3!What About Me? I'm Only 3! (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for One on One with John TeshOne on One with John Tesh (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Global ForumThe Global Forum Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Memories Then and NowMemories Then and Now (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Walking After MidnightWalking After Midnight Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Sex Symbols; Past, Present and FutureSex Symbols; Past, Present and Future (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Common Ground: Farming and WildlifeCommon Ground: Farming and Wildlife (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Citizen SteveCitizen Steve (Short) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Super PasswordSuper Password (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant ( 5 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986
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  • Primary photo for The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Star's TableStar's Table (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Wildest West Show of the StarsThe Wildest West Show of the Stars (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All Star BlitzAll Star Blitz (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985
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  • Primary photo for The 19th Academy of Country Music AwardsThe 19th Academy of Country Music Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for CBS Tournament of Roses ParadeCBS Tournament of Roses Parade (TV Special) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Family FeudFamily Feud (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Tom Cottle: Up CloseTom Cottle: Up Close (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hee HawHee Haw (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 5 episodes, 1977–1981 )  Less 1977–1981
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  • Primary photo for Where Have All the Children GoneWhere Have All the Children Gone (TV Special) Self  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Big ShowThe Big Show (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 14 episodes, 1962–1979 )  Less 1962–1979
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Actor / Himself - Co-Host ( 8 episodes, 1964–1979 )  Less 1964–1979
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  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1975–1979 )  Less 1975–1979
  • Primary photo for The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew MysteriesThe Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 10 episodes, 1969–1977 )  Less 1969–1977
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  • Primary photo for The Val Doonican Music ShowThe Val Doonican Music Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Larry GraysonLarry Grayson (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest Star ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
    • Episode #2.7 (Feb 19, 1977) Himself - Special Guest Star  Less
  • Primary photo for Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Dennis WeaverDean Martin Celebrity Roast: Dennis Weaver (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Lola!Lola! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for CherCher (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson WellesAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson Welles (TV Special) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for 10th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards10th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher Comedy HourThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
    • Episode #4.6 (Oct 17, 1973) Himself / Various Characters  Less
  • Primary photo for Jerry VisitsJerry Visits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1968–1971 )  Less 1968–1971
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  • Primary photo for The Movie GameThe Movie Game (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Don Knotts ShowThe Don Knotts Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for House PartyHouse Party (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Everly Brothers ShowThe Everly Brothers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for You Don't SayYou Don't Say (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain ( 5 episodes, 1963 )  Less 1963
    • Episode #2.15 (Sep 20, 1963) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #2.14 (Sep 19, 1963) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #2.13 (Sep 18, 1963) Himself - Team Captain  Less
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  • Primary photo for Pantomime QuizPantomime Quiz (TV Series) Himself - Guest Panelist ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Juke Box JuryThe Juke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 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 Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) David Mann ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
    • Putney Swope (Nov 2, 2012) David Mann (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) David Mann ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Especial redoblajes (Feb 22, 2011) David Mann (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Himself / Dep. Chester Goode from Gunsmoke ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Westerns (Jan 25, 2011) Himself / Dep. Chester Goode from Gunsmoke (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 'Duel': A Conversation with Director Steven Spielberg'Duel': A Conversation with Director Steven Spielberg (Video) David Mann in "Duel". (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Incredible HulkThe Incredible Hulk (TV Series) David Mann 'Scenes from Duel' ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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