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Richard Farnsworth

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Richard W. Farnsworth (September 1, 1920 – October 6, 2000) was an American actor and stuntman. His film career began in 1937; however, he achieved his greatest success for his performances in The Grey Fox (1982) and The Straight Story (1999), for which he received a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Actor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Farnsworth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 1, 1920 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Adventures of Marco Polo 1938-07-04
Latest Project:
Movie Nessun Dorma 2016-10-21
Known For
Poster of The Soul of Nigger Charley
Poster of Spartacus
Poster of Mighty Joe Young
Movie Nessun Dorma Elder 2016-10-21
Movie Honeyglue Colonel 2015-04-26
Movie Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Wild Bill Hickok 2014-12-25
Movie Winter in the Blood Wild Bill Hickok 2013-06-14
Movie Silver Linings Playbook Soldier 2012-09-08
Movie Thunderstruck Colonel 2012-08-24
Movie Ticking Clock Colonel 2011-01-04
Movie The Lucky Ones Salt Mine Slave / Gladiator / Slave General (uncredited) 2008-09-26
Movie The Grand Cowboy 2007-06-07
Movie Ham & Cheese Colonel 2004-03-12
Movie The Beach Cowboy 2000-02-11
Movie The Straight Story Alvin Straight 1999-10-15
Movie Every Mother's Worst Fear Sheriff Jethro Pough 1998-08-19
Movie Bikini Hoe-Down Colonel 1997-01-01
Movie The Fifth Element Trooper 1997-05-07
Movie Angus Esco 1995-09-15
Movie The Getaway 1994-02-11
Movie Lassie Len Collins 1994-07-22
Series The Fire Next Time Frank Morgan 1993-04-18
Movie Mad Mad Ghost Stagecoach Driver 1992-11-13
Movie Intimate Stranger Anchor Rider (uncredited) 1991-11-15
Movie Highway to Hell Sam 1991-11-21
Movie The Two Jakes Earl Rawley 1990-08-10
Movie Misery Buster 1990-11-28
Movie Havana Professor 1990-12-11
Movie WWE SummerSlam 1989 Bill Miner 1989-08-28
Movie Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood Percy 1988-11-11
Movie Sylvester John Foster 1985-03-15
Movie Le bonheur au bout du chemin Matthew Cuthbert 1985-01-01
Movie Into the Night Jack Caper 1985-02-15
Movie Space Rage Colonel 1985-08-15
Series Anne of Green Gables 1985-12-01
Movie Anne of Green Gables Matthew Cuthbert 1985-12-01
Movie Chase Judge Grand Pettitt 1985-11-23
Movie The Natural Red Blow 1984-05-11
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Movie Rhinestone Noah, Jake's Father 1984-06-22
Movie Independence Day Evan 1983-01-21
Movie Waltz Across Texas Frank Walker 1982-10-01
Movie The Grey Fox Bill Miner 1982-12-16
Movie The Monster Club Stagecoach driver 1981-04-11
Movie Ruckus Sheriff Jethro Pough 1981-03-01
Movie Louis L'Amour's The Cherokee Trail Ridge Fenton 1981-05-21
Movie The Legend of the Lone Ranger Wild Bill Hickok 1981-08-20
Movie Tom Horn John Coble 1980-03-28
Movie Resurrection Esco 1980-09-26
Movie Comes a Horseman Dodger 1978-10-25
Movie Another Man, Another Chance Stagecoach Driver 1977-09-28
Movie The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox Stagecoach driver 1976-04-01
Movie Strange New World Elder 1975-07-12
Series Little House on the Prairie Unknown 1974-09-11
Movie The Soul of Nigger Charley Walker 1973-05-15
Movie Ulzana's Raid Trooper 1972-01-01
Movie Monte Walsh Cowboy 1970-10-02
Series Cimarron Strip Unknown 1967-09-07
Series The High Chaparral Unknown 1967-09-10
Movie Texas Across the River Medicine Man 1966-10-26
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Movie Spartacus Salt Mine Slave / Gladiator / Slave General (uncredited) 1960-10-06
Series The Rebel Unknown 1959-10-04
Series Wanted: Dead or Alive Unknown 1958-09-06
Series State Trooper Unknown 1956-09-25
Series Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater Unknown 1956-10-05
Movie The Violent Men Anchor Rider (uncredited) 1955-01-26
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Movie Mighty Joe Young Cowboy 1949-07-27
Movie This Is the Army Soldier (uncredited) 1943-08-14
Movie Gone with the Wind Soldier 1939-12-15
Movie Gunga Din Bit Part 1939-01-24
Movie The Adventures of Marco Polo Mongol Warrior (uncredited) 1938-07-04