Willie Aames

Actor | Writer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Eight Is Enough (1977-1981) | Charles in Charge (1984-1990) | Zapped! (1982)
AWARDS 
3 nominations More »
AKA 
Willie Ames
NICKNAME  
Buddy
BORN 
Jul 15, 1960 (age 57)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (38 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Date My DadDate My Dad (TV Series) Principal Reed (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for Every Christmas Has a StoryEvery Christmas Has a Story (TV Movie) Vernon Hollis  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Dater's HandbookDater's Handbook (TV Movie) Kyle  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Harvest MoonHarvest Moon (TV Movie) William Stone  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Bugtime AdventuresBugtime Adventures (TV Series) Narrator  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for BiblemanBibleman (TV Series) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (23 episodes, 1995), Director (11 episodes, 1995), Producer (6 episodes, 1995), Writer (5 episodes, 1995), Writer (3 episodes, 1996), Executive Producer (1 episode, 2001), Writer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 1995–2004 23
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  • Primary photo for Visual Bible for KidsVisual Bible for Kids (TV Movie) Bibleman / Miles Peterson  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Charles in ChargeCharles in Charge (TV Series) Buddy Lembeck (126 episodes, 1984), Writer (story) (2 episodes, 1989), Performer ("Love Boat") (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("Blue Velvet") (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("Deck the Halls") (1 episode, 1984), Performer ("The U.S. Air Force") (1 episode, 1985), Performer ("It's a Small World (After All)") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1984–1990 126
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  • Primary photo for An Eight Is Enough WeddingAn Eight Is Enough Wedding (TV Movie) Tommy Bradford  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Eight Is Enough: A Family ReunionEight Is Enough: A Family Reunion (TV Movie) Tommy Bradford  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Blacke's MagicBlacke's Magic (TV Series) Eric Wilson (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Dungeons & DragonsDungeons & Dragons (TV Series) Hank the Ranger (27 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1985 27
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  • Primary photo for The Edge of NightThe Edge of Night (TV Series) Robbie Hamlin (1983)  Less 1956–1984
  • Primary photo for The Tom Swift and Linda Craig Mystery HourThe Tom Swift and Linda Craig Mystery Hour (TV Movie) Tom Swift  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Danny - Doc's Nephew (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Eight Is EnoughEight Is Enough (TV Series) Tommy Bradford (109 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1981 109
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  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) T.J. Latimer (6 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1977 6
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  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Seth Johnson (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Rich Man, Poor Man - Book IIRich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series) Young Wesley Jordache (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Chapter I (Sep 21, 1976) Young Wesley Jordache  Less
  • Primary photo for Swiss Family RobinsonSwiss Family Robinson (TV Series) Fred Robinson (20 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 20
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  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Jeff / Eric (3 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1975 3
  • Primary photo for We'll Get ByWe'll Get By (TV Series) Kenny Platt (12 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 12
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  • Primary photo for The Family Nobody WantedThe Family Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) Donny  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Lives of Benjamin FranklinThe Lives of Benjamin Franklin (TV Mini-series) Benjamin Franklin at 12 (3 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1975 3
    • The Statesman (Jan 28, 1975) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
    • The Whirlwind (Dec 17, 1974) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
    • The Ambassador (Nov 21, 1974) Benjamin Franklin at 12  Less
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Danny Comley (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Billy Ray Roberts / Little Boy (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1974 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Jeff Peterson (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Runaway on Rogue RiverRunaway on Rogue River (TV Movie) Jeff Peterson  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Wait Till Your Father Gets HomeWait Till Your Father Gets Home (TV Series) Jamie Boyle (35 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1974 35
    • Car 54 (Oct 8, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
    • Marriage Counselor (Oct 1, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
    • Model Alice (Sep 24, 1974) Jamie Boyle (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Doctor DanDoctor Dan (TV Movie) Adam Morgan  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Unwed FatherUnwed Father (TV Movie) Gum  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Kid at Gumball Machine (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Adam's RibAdam's Rib (TV Series) Boy (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Andy / Tom (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Wide World of MysteryThe Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) William Frankenstein (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for The Courtship of Eddie's FatherThe Courtship of Eddie's Father (TV Series) Harold O'Brien / Scott (4 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1972 4
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  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Petey Macklin (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Leonard (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
Self (32 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for One Life No RegretsOne Life No Regrets Himself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Willie Aames on 'Cut and Run'Willie Aames on 'Cut and Run' (Video) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network StarsBattle of the Network Stars (TV Mini-series) Himself - Contestant (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2015
  • Primary photo for Oprah: Where Are They Now?Oprah: Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Broke & FamousBroke & Famous (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Fit ClubCelebrity Fit Club (TV Series) Himself (9 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2008
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  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Himself (segment "American TV Icon") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for 1 vs. 1001 vs. 100 (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Mob (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000–2006
  • Primary photo for 20 Greatest Celebreality Moments20 Greatest Celebreality Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Praise the LordPraise the Lord (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hollywood SquaresHollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (5 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003
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  • Primary photo for Child Stars: Then and NowChild Stars: Then and Now (TV Special) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for VH-1 Where Are They Now?VH-1 Where Are They Now? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Crook & ChaseCrook & Chase (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #14Circus of the Stars #14 (TV Special) Himself - Human Cannonball  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Win, Lose or DrawWin, Lose or Draw (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #10Circus of the Stars #10 (TV Special) Himself - Performer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Regis Philbin ShowThe Regis Philbin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network Stars IXBattle of the Network Stars IX (TV Special) Himself - ABC Team  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's All-Star Look at TV's Prime Time WarsBob Hope's All-Star Look at TV's Prime Time Wars Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Actor (5 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1980
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  • Primary photo for All-Star Family Feud SpecialAll-Star Family Feud Special (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (4 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Daytime)The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (2 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself - Musical Guest (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
    • Episode #23.5 (Dec 15, 1979) Himself - Musical Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Battle of the Network Stars VIIBattle of the Network Stars VII (TV Special) Himself - ABC Team  Less 1979
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The EightiesThe Eighties (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Buddy Lembeck (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • New Kidney in Town (Jan 9, 2011) Buddy Lembeck (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Teen Stars100 Greatest Teen Stars (TV Mini-series) Teen Star nº 36 (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for BiblemanBibleman (TV Series) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (3 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005
    • A Fight for Faith Live (2005) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Light in the Darkness Live (2004) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Fight for Faith (Dec 14, 2004) Bibleman / Miles Peterson (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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