Dan Blocker (1928–1972)

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KNOWN FOR 
Bonanza (1959-1972) | Cimarron City (1958-1959) | The Rifleman (1958)
AWARDS 
2 wins More »
AKA 
Dan Davis Blocker | Don Blocker
BORN 
Dec 10, 1928 (died May 13, 1972)
HEIGHT 
6' 4" (1.93m)

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Past Film & Video (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (35 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright / Big Jack Slade (415 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1972 415
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  • Primary photo for Drei mal neunDrei mal neun (TV Series) Himself - Musician (1 episode, 1971), Performer ("Ich bin der dicke Hoss") (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
    • Bayernhalle in München (Mar 4, 1971) Himself - Musician, Performer ("Ich bin der dicke Hoss")  Less
  • Primary photo for Swing Out, Sweet LandSwing Out, Sweet Land (TV Movie) Indian Who Sells Manhattan  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Little Willie (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy HourPat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour (TV Series) College Roomate (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1969), Performer ("Folsom Prison Blues") (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • Episode #1.2 (Jun 14, 1969) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Folsom Prison Blues")  Less
  • Primary photo for Something for a Lonely ManSomething for a Lonely Man (TV Movie) John Killibrew  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for I'll BetI'll Bet (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Valentine's DayValentine's Day (TV Series) Horace Hewitt (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Mystery TheaterKraft Mystery Theater (TV Series) Duke (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for TroubleshootersTroubleshooters (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The RebelThe Rebel (TV Series) Del Pierce (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Cimarron CityCimarron City (TV Series) Tiny Budinger / Carl Budinger (15 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1959 15
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  • Primary photo for Westinghouse Desilu PlayhouseWestinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) Duke (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Restless GunThe Restless Gun (TV Series) Olaf Burland / Jub Buckstar / John 'El Bruto' / Fred Burgermen / Ike Burnett (5 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 5
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  • Primary photo for The RiflemanThe Rifleman (TV Series) Pete Snipe (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for MaverickMaverick (TV Series) Hognose M. Hughes (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for ZorroZorro (TV Series) Blacksmith (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Keller / Lieutenant (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 2
  • Primary photo for Jefferson DrumJefferson Drum (TV Series) Craig (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for DecisionDecision (TV Series) Salem (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for CheyenneCheyenne (TV Series) Deputy Sam / Pete (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 2
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Lewis (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 2
  • Primary photo for The Thin ManThe Thin Man (TV Series) Rosie (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Joe - Thief No. 1 (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Gun Shy (Mar 29, 1958) Joe - Thief No. 1  Less
  • Primary photo for The Walter Winchell FileThe Walter Winchell File (TV Series) Payload John (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Richard Diamond, Private DetectiveRichard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) Cloudy Sims (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Rodeo (Feb 20, 1958) Cloudy Sims  Less
  • Primary photo for SugarfootSugarfoot (TV Series) Bosch (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Sgt. Broderick (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Matt (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Colt .45Colt .45 (TV Series) Will (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Joe Purdy (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Sergeant Preston of the YukonSergeant Preston of the Yukon (TV Series) Mule Conklin (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Telephone TimeTelephone Time (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The Sheriff of CochiseThe Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series) Bartender (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
Self (23 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971
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  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for V.I.P.-SchaukelV.I.P.-Schaukel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Cameo (3 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1971
  • Primary photo for Drei mal neunDrei mal neun (TV Series) Himself - Musician (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Tim Conway Comedy HourThe Tim Conway Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Don Knotts ShowThe Don Knotts Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor ShowKraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself - Guest Performer (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
    • Episode #3.22 (Feb 16, 1970) Himself - Guest Performer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Birthday SpecialJack Benny's Birthday Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1968
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Rowan & Martin at the MoviesRowan & Martin at the Movies (Short) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Himself - Sitting in the audience (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
    • Episode #1.1 (Sep 9, 1966) Himself - Sitting in the audience  Less
  • Primary photo for Chevrolet's Bewitching BonanzaChevrolet's Bewitching Bonanza (Short) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Bob Newhart ShowThe Bob Newhart Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Henry Fonda and the FamilyHenry Fonda and the Family (TV Special) Himself  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene StealersThe New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers (TV Special) Himself  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961
Archive Footage (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Series) Himself / Hoss Cartwright from Bonanza (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
    • Westerns (Jan 25, 2011) Himself / Hoss Cartwright from Bonanza (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Brilliant But CancelledBrilliant But Cancelled (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Hoss Cartwright (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Back to BonanzaBack to Bonanza (TV Movie) Hoss Cartwright (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for TV: The Fabulous FiftiesTV: The Fabulous Fifties (TV Movie) Himself / Hoss Cartwright (archive footage)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Himself (10 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1975
    • Episode 811 (Dec 22, 1975) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode 349 (Feb 17, 1972) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #3.28 (Dec 15, 1971) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy HourPat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour (TV Series) Roommate (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
    • Episode #1.13 (Apr 16, 1970) Roommate (archive footage)  Less

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