Brian Keith (I) (1921–1997)

Actor | Director | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Parent Trap (1961) | Young Guns (1988) | The Wind and the Lion (1975)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Robert Keith Jr.
BORN 
Nov 14, 1921 (died Jun 24, 1997)
HEIGHT 
6' 0½" (1.84m)

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Past Film & Video (65 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (98 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Spider-ManSpider-Man (TV Series) Uncle Ben Parker (3 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1998 3
  • Primary photo for Duckman: Private Dick/Family ManDuckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) Duckman's Father (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Second Civil WarThe Second Civil War (TV Movie) Maj. Gen. Charles Buford  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Rough RidersRough Riders (TV Mini-series) President William McKinley (2 episodes, 1997), In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".) (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997 2
    • Episode #1.2 (1997) President William McKinley, In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (1997) President William McKinley, In Memory Of Brian Keith (Actor, Marine, Raconteur 1921-1997".)  Less
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Leonard Pound (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Walker, Texas RangerWalker, Texas Ranger (TV Series) Del Forman (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Pacific BluePacific Blue (TV Series) Mac McNamara (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for CybillCybill (TV Series) Arthur Minnow (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Favorite Deadly SinsFavorite Deadly Sins (TV Movie) 'Noble Hart' / Himself  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Picture WindowsPicture Windows (TV Series) Tappan (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The MarshalThe Marshal (TV Series) Chief Skoblow (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A.The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A. (TV Movie) Pete Morgan  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The MonroesThe Monroes (TV Series) Henry (1 episode)  Less 1995–  1
  • Primary photo for The CommishThe Commish (TV Series) Phil 'Iceman' Greene / Lou Parslow (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • The Iceman Cometh (May 14, 1994) Phil 'Iceman' Greene / Lou Parslow  Less
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Norman Hope (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for The Secrets of Lake SuccessThe Secrets of Lake Success (TV Mini-series) P. Stuart Atkins III (3 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 3
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Deep Space NineStar Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) Mullibok (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Major DadMajor Dad (TV Series) Jake MacGillis (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992 2
  • Primary photo for Walter & EmilyWalter & Emily (TV Series) Walter Collins (13 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1992 13
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  • Primary photo for T.V.T.V. (TV Movie) Detective  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Streets of Beverly HillsThe Streets of Beverly Hills (TV Movie) Charlie Street  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the DrawThe Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (TV Movie) The Westerner  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Evening ShadeEvening Shade (TV Series) Brick Stiles (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Young RidersThe Young Riders (TV Series) Cyrus 'Hap' Happy (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Lady in the CornerLady in the Corner (TV Movie) David Henderson  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for HeartlandHeartland (TV Series) B.L. McCutcheon (10 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 10
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  • Primary photo for Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal LessonPerry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (TV Movie) Frank Wellman Sr.  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Pursuit of HappinessPursuit of Happiness (TV Series) Prof. Roland G. Duncan (10 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–1988 10
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  • Primary photo for The Alamo: Thirteen Days to GloryThe Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (TV Movie) Col. Davy Crockett  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Gen. Newmeyer / Mose Carson / Lue Swank / Sergeant Gabe Trotter / Shadrach O'Reilly / Shadrak O'Reilly (10 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1986 10
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  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Judge Milton C. Hardcastle (67 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1986 67
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  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Caleb McCallum (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Cry for the StrangersCry for the Strangers (TV Movie) Chief Whalen  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for World War IIIWorld War III (TV Movie) Secretary General Gorny  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Silent LoversThe Silent Lovers (TV Movie) Mauritz Stiller  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Movie) Charles Kandell  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The ChisholmsThe Chisholms (TV Mini-series) Andrew Blake (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for CentennialCentennial (TV Mini-series) Sheriff Axel Dumire (12 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1979 12
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  • Primary photo for The SeekersThe Seekers (TV Mini-series) Elijah Weatherby (2 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 2
  • Primary photo for How the West Was WonHow the West Was Won (TV Series) General Stonecipher (4 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1978 4
    • Interlude (Feb 26, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
    • Mormon Story (Feb 19, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
    • Buffalo Story (Feb 12, 1978) General Stonecipher  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Court-Martial of George Armstrong CusterThe Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (TV Movie) Defense Attorney  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for In the Matter of Karen Ann QuinlanIn the Matter of Karen Ann Quinlan (TV Movie) Joe Quinlan  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Loneliest RunnerThe Loneliest Runner (TV Movie) Arnold Curtis  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The QuestThe Quest (TV Movie) Tank Logan  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for ArcherArcher (TV Series) Lew Archer (6 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 6
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  • Primary photo for The Zoo GangThe Zoo Gang (TV Series) Steven 'The Fox' Halliday / Stephen 'The Fox' Halliday (6 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974 6
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  • Primary photo for The Brian Keith ShowThe Brian Keith Show (TV Series) Dr. Sean Jamison (47 episodes, 1972), Director (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1972–1974 47
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  • Primary photo for Second ChanceSecond Chance (TV Movie) Geoff Smith  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Family AffairFamily Affair (TV Series) Uncle Bill Davis (138 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1971 138
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  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Gilbert / Lew / Ken Stratton / Larry / Jerry / Henderson / Man / Brewster (10 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1968 10
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  • Primary photo for Profiles in CourageProfiles in Courage (TV Series) Thomas Hart Benton (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Great AdventureThe Great Adventure (TV Series) Henry Bergh (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Suspense TheatreKraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series) Andy Bastian (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Sgt. Patrick Cohan (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) First Sgt. Gault / Tom Tuesday (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Edward Welles (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Alfred Freely (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Sam BenedictSam Benedict (TV Series) Mitchison Dawlt (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Johnny Wade (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Johnny ShilohJohnny Shiloh (TV Movie) Sergeant Gabe Trotter  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Movie) Edward Welles  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Jim Mallory (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Target: The CorruptorsTarget: The Corruptors (TV Series) George Vaclavic (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for Alfred Hitchcock PresentsAlfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) Vernon Wedge / Herbert Morrison / Dave Rainey / Arnold Shawn (4 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962 4
    • The Test (Feb 20, 1962) Vernon Wedge  Less
    • Cell 227 (Jun 5, 1960) Herbert Morrison  Less
    • No Pain (Oct 25, 1959) Dave Rainey  Less
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  • Primary photo for Follow the SunFollow the Sun (TV Series) Earl Patton (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Sven Johannsen / Jim Whipple (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Sergeant Dave Temple (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Frontier CircusFrontier Circus (TV Series) Dan Osborne (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The AmericansThe Americans (TV Series) Owen (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The UntouchablesThe Untouchables (TV Series) Jim Martinson (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The WesternerThe Westerner (TV Series) Dave Blassingame (13 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 13
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  • Primary photo for LaramieLaramie (TV Series) Whit Malone (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Tod Macauley (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Dave Blassingame (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Sam Pryce (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Wire ServiceWire Service (TV Series) Mike Barnes (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Dan Crawford / Mano (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1957 2
  • Primary photo for Studio 57Studio 57 (TV Series) Jim / Dan / Denis Burke / Dr. Glenn Haver (5 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1957 5
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  • Primary photo for The BrothersThe Brothers (TV Series) Fred (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) David Sutton / Choya / Intermission Guest / Happy (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1957 4
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  • Primary photo for CrusaderCrusader (TV Series) Matt Anders (52 episodes, 1955), Director (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1955–1956 52
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  • Primary photo for Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside TheatreJane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) Jim (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Ellery QueenThe Adventures of Ellery Queen (TV Series) Rails (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Elgin HourThe Elgin Hour (TV Series) Corporal Snow (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Pepsi-Cola PlayhouseThe Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series) Clark Dodson / Joe Kelly (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955 2
  • Primary photo for The MaskThe Mask (TV Series) Blake (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954 2
  • Primary photo for Campbell PlayhouseCampbell Playhouse (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!'Mickey Spillane's 'Mike Hammer!' (TV Movie) Mike Hammer  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Motorola Television HourThe Motorola Television Hour (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Robert Montgomery PresentsRobert Montgomery Presents (TV Series) Harry (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Bonnell (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • P.O.W. (Oct 27, 1953) Bonnell  Less
  • Primary photo for Eye WitnessEye Witness (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • Apartment 4-D (Apr 6, 1953) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Kip Caley / Idaho / Lt. Jim Connor / Johnny / Bob (7 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952 7
    • Set-Up for Death (Sep 23, 1952) Kip Caley (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
    • Death Cargo (Aug 5, 1952) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
    • Fifty Beautiful Girls (Jul 1, 1952) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of TomorrowTales of Tomorrow (TV Series) Jack / Peters (3 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952 3
  • Primary photo for Shadow of the CloakShadow of the Cloak (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
    • Plan for Plague (Nov 14, 1951) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hands of MurderHands of Murder (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
    • High Iron (Oct 30, 1951) Actor (as Robert Keith Jr.)  Less
Self (19 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Great Battles of the Civil WarThe Great Battles of the Civil War (TV Mini-series) Self  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for The Wild WestThe Wild West (TV Mini-series) Buffalo Bill Cody (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1992
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Joan CollinsAll-Star Party for Joan Collins (TV Special) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Clint EastwoodAll-Star Party for Clint Eastwood (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for 'Dutch' ReaganAll-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The ABC All-Star SpectacularThe ABC All-Star Spectacular (TV Movie) Himself - Actor  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for All-Star Party for Burt ReynoldsAll-Star Party for Burt Reynolds (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Love Boat Fall Preview SpecialThe Love Boat Fall Preview Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1979
  • Primary photo for The Lion Roars AgainThe Lion Roars Again (Short) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Glen Campbell Goodtime HourThe Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain (5 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969
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  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Winters ShowThe Jonathan Winters Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for You Don't SayYou Don't Say (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1967
  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for House PartyHouse Party (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Tesla EffectTesla Effect (Video Game) The Colonel (archive footage)  Less 2014 $750K
  • Primary photo for Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood RenegadeSam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 70th Annual Academy AwardsThe 70th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (Memorial Tribute) (archive footage)  Less 1998 $30MM
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Mitch Evers / Cam Calloway / William 'Bill' Dunn / Uncle Beck Coates / Sheriff Pete Williams / Major General John M. Vanneman (11 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1976
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  • Primary photo for The Bull of the WestThe Bull of the West (TV Movie) Johnny Wade (archive footage)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Strange StoriesStrange Stories (TV Series) Joe Kelly (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
    • Pals to the End (Apr 2, 1956) Joe Kelly (archive footage)  Less
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