Richard Farnsworth (1920–2000)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Straight Story (1999) | Misery (1990) | The Natural (1984)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 13 nominations More »
AKA 
Dick Farnsworth
BORN 
Sep 1, 1920 (died Oct 6, 2000)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (118 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (31 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Best Friends for LifeBest Friends for Life (TV Movie) Will Harper  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Fire Next TimeThe Fire Next Time (TV Mini-series) Frank Morgan (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 2
  • Primary photo for The Boys of TwilightThe Boys of Twilight (TV Series) Cody McPherson  Less 1992– 
  • Primary photo for Desperado: The Outlaw WarsDesperado: The Outlaw Wars (TV Movie) Sheriff Campbell, Bisby Arizona  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Red Earth, White EarthRed Earth, White Earth (TV Movie) Helmer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Grandpa Jet Sanders (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for CBS Summer PlayhouseCBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) Carl (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Anne of Green GablesAnne of Green Gables (TV Mini-series) Matthew Cuthbert (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 2
    • Part 2 (Dec 2, 1985) Matthew Cuthbert  Less
    • Part 1 (Feb 17, 1986) Matthew Cuthbert  Less
  • Primary photo for ChaseChase (TV Movie) Judge Grand Pettitt  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Wild HorsesWild Horses (TV Movie) Chuck Reese  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Ghost DancingGhost Dancing (TV Movie) Russ Ward  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Travis McGeeTravis McGee (TV Movie) Van Harder  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Ridge Fenton (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for A Few Days in Weasel CreekA Few Days in Weasel Creek (TV Movie) Jason Stayvey  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Texas RangersThe Texas Rangers (TV Movie) Ranger J.W. Stevens  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Wall (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
    • Quarantine (Jan 17, 1977) Wall (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for Strange New WorldStrange New World (TV Movie) Elder  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Honky TonkHonky Tonk (TV Movie) Driver (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Troy / Tate / Sourdough (3 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1972 3
    • He Was Only Seven (Mar 5, 1972) Troy (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
    • The Saddle Stiff (Jan 16, 1972) Tate (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
    • Top Hand (Jan 24, 1971) Sourdough (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for The High ChaparralThe High Chaparral (TV Series) Lloyd (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
    • The Long Shadow (Jan 2, 1970) Lloyd (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cimarron StripCimarron Strip (TV Series) Benefiel / Dusty Rhodes (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967 2
  • Primary photo for The Big ValleyThe Big Valley (TV Series) Businessman / Bolin (2 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1967 2
  • Primary photo for LaramieLaramie (TV Series) Hank / Manley / Gault Ranch Hand / Stage Driver (4 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 4
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  • Primary photo for Wanted: Dead or AliveWanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series) Hal / Rance (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 2
    • To the Victor (Nov 9, 1960) Hal (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
    • The Partners (Feb 6, 1960) Rance (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for The RebelThe Rebel (TV Series) Trooper (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for State TrooperState Trooper (TV Series) Caleb Smith (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
    • Lonely Valley (Jan 29, 1959) Caleb Smith (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for Cimarron CityCimarron City (TV Series) Ira Youngman (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Twelve Guns (Nov 1, 1958) Ira Youngman (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Adventures of Wild Bill HickokAdventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series) Butler (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Trooper (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
    • Star Over Texas (Dec 28, 1956) Trooper (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
  • Primary photo for Soldiers of FortuneSoldiers of Fortune (TV Series) Gaucho (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • The General (May 21, 1955) Gaucho (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Kit CarsonThe Adventures of Kit Carson (TV Series) Army Wagon Driver / Henchman Farnsworth / Henchman Pete (3 episodes, 1951)  Less 1951–1954 3
    • The Gatling Gun (Aug 28, 1954) Army Wagon Driver (as Dick Farnsworth)  Less
    • The Desperate Sheriff (Nov 10, 1951) Henchman Farnsworth (uncredited)  Less
    • Fury at Red Gulch (Oct 27, 1951) Henchman Pete (uncredited)  Less
Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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