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Edgar Buchanan (William Edgar Buchanan)

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Biography

Humansville, Missouri, USA
At the age of seven, he and his family moved to Oregon. After studying at the University of Oregon, he followed in his father's footsteps and became a dentist, graduating from North Pacific Dental College. From 1929 to 1937, he practiced oral surgery in Eugene, Oregon. He then moved his practice to Altadena, CA. There he joined the Pasadena Community Playhouse, eventually giving up dentistry at the age of 36 to become an actor. He made his film debut in 1939. Read more...

Actor

Character: Ben Rollins

The Sea Hawk 1940

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Character: Judge Bogardus

Arizona 1940

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Character: Buford 'Doc' Thorpe

Texas 1941

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Character: Uncle Willie McLeod

The Desperadoes 1943

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Character: Sgt. Chips McGraw

Buffalo Bill 1944

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Character: Sheriff 'Bravo' Trimble

Abilene Town 1946

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Character: Doc Merriam

The Man from Colorado 1948

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Character: Walter 'Yukon' Burns

The Big Trees 1952

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Character: Sgt. O'Rourke

Flaming Feather 1952

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Character: Jim Hadlock

Toughest Man in Arizona 1952

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Character: Sheriff Cauthen

Dawn at Socorro 1954

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Character: The Honorable Hiram J. Sellers, Mayor

Destry 1954

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Character: Doc Black

Wichita 1955

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Character: Mr. Canary

Come Next Spring 1956

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Character: Congressman Richard Tappe

It Started with a Kiss 1959

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Character: Judge Neal Hefner

Cimarron 1960

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Character: Bunny Dull

McLintock! 1963

4
Character: Boston Attorney Francis X. O'Brien

Donovan's Reef 1963

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Character: Judge Bryson

Move Over, Darling 1963

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Character: Captain Martin / Gramps

A Ticklish Affair 1963

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Character: Axel Gresham

Angel in My Pocket 1969

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Character: Bill

Benji 1974

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Character: Uncle Billy Cleaver

Leave It to Beaver 1957

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Character: Milt Masters

The Sheepman 1958

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Character: Circuit Court Judge Thaddeus Jackson Breen

The Comancheros 1961

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Character: Judge Neal

Bus Stop 1961

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Character: Commissioner Dawes

Stoney Burke 1962

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Character: Doc J. Burrage

The Rifleman 1958

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Character: Judge Wilfred Manning

Dr. Kildare 1961

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Character: Crab Holman

Alcoa Premiere 1961

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Character: Jack McConkle

Route 66 1960

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Character: Mr. Meekin

Dennis the Menace 1959

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Character: Zeke Carmody

Devil's Doorway 1950

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Character: Oscar Hanline

Waterfront 1954

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