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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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Born:
Sep 1, 1920 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
55
First Appeared:
In the movie The Adventures of Marco Polo 1938-07-04
Latest Project:
Movie The Straight Story 1999-10-15
Known For
Poster of The Fire Next Time
Poster of The Boys of Twilight
Poster of Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood
Poster of Anne of Green Gables
Filmography
Movie The Straight Story Alvin Straight 1999-10-15
Movie The Getaway 1994-02-11
Movie Lassie Len Collins 1994-07-22
Series The Fire Next Time Frank Morgan 1993-04-18
Series The Boys of Twilight Cody McPherson 1992-02-29
Movie Highway to Hell Sam 1991-11-21
Movie The Two Jakes Earl Rawley 1990-08-10
Movie Havana Professor 1990-12-11
Movie Misery Buster 1990-11-30
Movie Desperado: The Outlaw Wars Sheriff Campbell 1989-10-10
Movie Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood Percy 1988-11-11
Movie Into the Night Jack Caper 1985-02-15
Movie Le bonheur au bout du chemin Matthew Cuthbert 1985-01-01
Movie Sylvester John Foster 1985-03-15
Movie Chase Judge Grand Pettitt 1985-11-23
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 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 The Grey Fox Bill Miner 1982-12-16
Movie Waltz Across Texas Frank Walker 1982-10-01
Movie Ruckus Sheriff Jethro Pough 1981-03-01
Movie The Legend of the Lone Ranger Wild Bill Hickok 1981-08-20
Movie Louis L'Amour's The Cherokee Trail Ridge Fenton 1981-05-21
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 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean Outlaw 1972-12-18
Movie Pocket Money 1972-01-01
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
Movie The Violent Men Anchor Rider (uncredited) 1955-01-26
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series The Adventures of Kit Carson Unknown 1951-08-11
Movie Mighty Joe Young Cowboy 1949-07-27
Movie This Is the Army Soldier (uncredited) 1943-08-14
Movie Gone with the Wind Soldier (uncredited) 1939-12-15
Movie Gunga Din Bit Part 1939-01-24
Movie The Adventures of Marco Polo Mongol Warrior (uncredited) 1938-07-04