Rock Hudson (I) (1925–1985)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Giant (1956) | Come September (1961) | Pillow Talk (1959)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 20 wins & 17 nominations More »
AKA 
Roc Hudson
NICKNAMEs  
Roy, Leroy, Rock Pyle, Fitz, Mr Beefcake
BORN 
Nov 17, 1925 (died Oct 2, 1985)
HEIGHT 
6' 5" (1.96m)

Filmography Filter

Past Film & Video (67 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Daniel Reece (9 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984–1985 9
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  • Primary photo for The Vegas Strip WarThe Vegas Strip War (TV Movie) Neil Chaine  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Devlin ConnectionThe Devlin Connection (TV Series) Brian Devlin (13 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 13
    • Jennifer (1982) Brian Devlin  Less
    • Erica (Dec 25, 1982) Brian Devlin  Less
    • Allison (Dec 18, 1982) Brian Devlin  Less
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  • Primary photo for World War IIIWorld War III (TV Movie) President Thomas McKenna  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Patricia Neal StoryThe Patricia Neal Story (TV Movie) Rock Hudson (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Star MakerThe Star Maker (TV Movie) Danny Youngblood  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Martian ChroniclesThe Martian Chronicles (TV Mini-series) Col. John Wilder (3 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 3
  • Primary photo for WheelsWheels (TV Mini-series) Adam Trenton (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Stewart McMillan (40 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1977 40
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  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Performer ("Louise", "On the Good Ship Lollipop", "Thanks for the Memory", "'S Wonderful", "Shadow Waltz") (1 episode, 1967), Himself - Host (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
    • The Hollywood Musical (Sep 27, 1967) Himself - Host, Performer ("Louise", "On the Good Ship Lollipop", "Thanks for the Memory", "'S Wonderful", "Shadow Waltz") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 30th Annual Academy AwardsThe 30th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter & Performer, Performer ("Baby, It's Cold Outside")  Less 1958
Self (65 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Doris Day's Best FriendsDoris Day's Best Friends (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Cinéma cinémasCinéma cinémas (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Night of 100 Stars IINight of 100 Stars II (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Àngel Casas ShowÀngel Casas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for WoganWogan (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 56th Annual Academy AwardsThe 56th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1982
  • Primary photo for NBC Family ChristmasNBC Family Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for More TV's Censored BloopersMore TV's Censored Bloopers (TV Movie) Himself - Guest  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bitte umblätternBitte umblättern (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Circus of the Stars #5Circus of the Stars #5 (TV Special) Himself - Ringmaster  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Douglas Sirk: Über StarsDouglas Sirk: Über Stars (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Beatrice Arthur SpecialThe Beatrice Arthur Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Superstunt IISuperstunt II (TV Special) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Musical Comedy TonightMusical Comedy Tonight (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1979
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1977
  • Primary photo for An All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth TaylorAn All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1975
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself (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 Elizabeth Taylor - An Intimate PortraitElizabeth Taylor - An Intimate Portrait (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for James Dean RememberedJames Dean Remembered (TV Special) Himself (voice)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The 45th Annual Academy AwardsThe 45th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Co-Host  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The 14th Annual TV Week Logie AwardsThe 14th Annual TV Week Logie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Grand Opening of Walt Disney WorldThe Grand Opening of Walt Disney World (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff SpecialThe Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Dinah's PlaceDinah's Place (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Frost on SundayFrost on Sunday (TV Series) Himself - Award Presenter (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors HourThe Jim Nabors Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for My Name Is George - Making of 'The Undefeated'My Name Is George - Making of 'The Undefeated' (TV Short) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Selznick YearsHollywood: The Selznick Years (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Academy AwardsThe 40th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Makes the DifferenceThe Man Who Makes the Difference (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The 39th Annual Academy AwardsThe 39th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Carol and CompanyCarol and Company (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Academy AwardsThe 37th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for MarilynMarilyn Narrator  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The 20th Annual Golden Globes AwardsThe 20th Annual Golden Globes Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The 34th Annual Academy AwardsThe 34th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for At This Very MomentAt This Very Moment (TV Special) Himself  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 32nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Recipient (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1959
  • Primary photo for The Big PartyThe Big Party (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Academy AwardsThe 31st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo PartyScreen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo Party (Short) Himself  Less 1957 $15K
  • Primary photo for The James Dean StoryThe James Dean Story Himself - 'Giant' premiere footage (uncredited)  Less 1957 $35K
  • Primary photo for The 29th Annual Academy AwardsThe 29th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee & Presenter  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Caesar's HourCaesar's Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Awards Presenter / Himself - Actor (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1955
    • Episode #6.9 (Nov 27, 1955) Himself - Awards Presenter  Less
    • Episode #5.10 (Dec 12, 1954) Himself - Actor  Less
  • Primary photo for Warner Pathé News Issue # 87Warner Pathé News Issue # 87 (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The 27th Annual Academy AwardsThe 27th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Place the FacePlace the Face (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself - Guest of Honor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
    • Rock Hudson (Dec 17, 1952) Himself - Guest of Honor  Less
Archive Footage (79 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Fabulous Allan CarrThe Fabulous Allan Carr Himself (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for CuéntameCuéntame (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Hollywood, No Sex Please!Hollywood, No Sex Please! Brad Allen (archive footage)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Els dies clauEls dies clau (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Tab Hunter ConfidentialTab Hunter Confidential Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Children of GiantChildren of Giant Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015 $430K
  • Primary photo for Ochéntame... otra vezOchéntame... otra vez (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Wogan: The Best OfWogan: The Best Of (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 2015– 
    • Americans Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for And the Oscar Goes To...And the Oscar Goes To... (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The '80s: The Decade That Made UsThe '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Battle of AmfarThe Battle of Amfar (Short) Himself - Actor (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Amen. Il pittore che fece sognare HollywoodAmen. Il pittore che fece sognare Hollywood Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 €15K
  • Primary photo for VitoVito Self (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Making the BoysMaking the Boys Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011 $33K / —
  • Primary photo for ReaganReagan Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of HollywoodMoguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood (TV Mini-series) Brad Allen / Jerry Webster (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Fade Out, Fade In (Dec 13, 2010) Brad Allen / Jerry Webster (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock Hudson: Dark and Handsome StrangerRock Hudson: Dark and Handsome Stranger Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for 50 años de50 años de (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Acting for Douglas Sirk: 'Written on the Wind' and 'The Tarnished Angels' RememberedActing for Douglas Sirk: 'Written on the Wind' and 'The Tarnished Angels' Remembered (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Wrangler: Anatomy of an IconWrangler: Anatomy of an Icon Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Catalunya.catCatalunya.cat (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Un jour, un destinUn jour, un destin (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for John Wayne Behind the ScenesJohn Wayne Behind the Scenes (Video) Self (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Quand la peur dévore l'âmeQuand la peur dévore l'âme (Short) Ron Kirby (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for La imagen de tu vidaLa imagen de tu vida (TV Series) Himself / Stewart McMillan (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Episode #1.12 (Nov 30, 2006) Himself / Stewart McMillan (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Private ScreeningsPrivate Screenings (TV Series) Jordan Benedict (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Child Stars (Oct 2, 2006) Jordan Benedict (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fragiles et sublimes... Stars en clair obscurFragiles et sublimes... Stars en clair obscur (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for InfrarougeInfrarouge (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Ciclo Agatha ChristieCiclo Agatha Christie (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Budd Boetticher: A Man Can Do ThatBudd Boetticher: A Man Can Do That (TV Movie) Lt. Lance Caldwell (archive footage)  Less 2005 $600K
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 80s80s (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 19, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Oct 12, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Movies That Shook the WorldMovies That Shook the World (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • 2001: A Space Odyssey (Sep 30, 2005) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Filmmakers vs. TycoonsFilmmakers vs. Tycoons Burke Devlin (in 'The Tarnished Angels') (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for James Dean: Forever YoungJames Dean: Forever Young Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Jordan Benedict / Himself (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for Hollywood LegendenHollywood Legenden (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Mayor of the Sunset StripMayor of the Sunset Strip Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003 $257K / —
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for 101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself / Jordan Benedict (3 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2003
  • Primary photo for Return to 'Giant'Return to 'Giant' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Far from Heaven'The Making of 'Far from Heaven' (TV Short) Ron Kirby (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Beatles... Off the Record: Newsreel Footage 1964-1966The Beatles... Off the Record: Newsreel Footage 1964-1966 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001 £150K
  • Primary photo for I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary SpecialI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Cleopatra: The Film That Changed HollywoodCleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Elizabeth Taylor: A Musical CelebrationElizabeth Taylor: A Musical Celebration (TV Movie) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998–1999
    • Rock Hudson (Jul 11, 1999) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Elizabeth Taylor (Nov 29, 1998) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for After StonewallAfter Stonewall Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 2 (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for James Dean: A PortraitJames Dean: A Portrait (TV Movie) Himself (1955 behind the scenes footage) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Memories of 'Giant'Memories of 'Giant' (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Best of HollywoodThe Best of Hollywood (TV Movie) Himself - Interviewee (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Silver Screen: Color Me LavenderThe Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Himself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen'sOff the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'My Fair Lady'The Making of 'My Fair Lady' (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American MoviesA Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (TV Movie) Ron Kirby (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Funny Females50 Years of Funny Females (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Super 8½Super 8½ Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Laugh-In Past Christmas PresentLaugh-In Past Christmas Present (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for And the Band Played OnAnd the Band Played On (TV Movie) Himself (epilogue sequence) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1993 $8MM
  • Primary photo for Fame in the Twentieth CenturyFame in the Twentieth Century (TV Series) Himself  Less 1993– 
  • Primary photo for Peter's FriendsPeter's Friends Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992 $5MM $4.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for Rock Hudson's Home MoviesRock Hudson's Home Movies Himself (archive footage)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Death in HollywoodDeath in Hollywood (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Rock HudsonRock Hudson (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic DeathsHollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic Deaths (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Common Threads: Stories from the QuiltCommon Threads: Stories from the Quilt Himself (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for VolunteersVolunteers Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1985 $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Margret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den BesonderenMargret Dünser, auf der Suche nach den Besonderen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Sixty Years of SeductionSixty Years of Seduction (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies Jordan 'Bick' Benedict Jr. (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Mondo HollywoodMondo Hollywood Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Lionpower from MGMLionpower from MGM (Short) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Verifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory PhaseVerifica incerta - Disperse Exclamatory Phase (Short) Self (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Great StarsHollywood: The Great Stars (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
    • Episode #10.4 (Oct 14, 1956) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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