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Edgar Buchanan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edgar Buchanan (March 20, 1903 – April 4, 1979) was an American actor with a long career in both film and television, most familiar today as Uncle Joe Carson from the Petticoat Junction, Green Acres and Beverly Hillbillies television sitcoms of the 1960s. As Uncle Joe, he took over as proprietor of the Shady Rest Hotel following the death of Bea Benaderet, who had played Kate Bradley. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edgar Buchanan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



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Born:
Mar 20, 1903 In Humansville, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
132
First Appeared:
In the movie My Son is Guilty 1939-12-28
Latest Project:
Movie Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage 1983-02-25
Known For
Poster of Cade's County
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Poster of Best Man Wins
Poster of The Richest Man in Town
Filmography

Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage (1983)

Documentary Comedy
Movie
as Himself (archive footage)
7.0 1 votes

Benji (1974)

Adventure Family Romance
Movie
as Bill
6.1 31 votes

Yuma (1971)

Action Crime Drama
Movie
as Mules McNeil
6 4 votes

Cade's County (1971)

Western Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Senior Deputy J.J. Jackson
7 1 votes

The Over The Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)

Action Adventure Comedy Western
Movie
4 2 votes

Angel In My Pocket (1969)

Movie
as Axel Gresham

The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)

Action Adventure Comedy Western TV Movie
Movie
as Jason Fitch
5 4 votes

The Mod Squad (1968)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 5 votes

Welcome to Hard Times (1967)

Western
Movie
as Brown
4.4 7 votes

Gunpoint (1966)

Western
Movie
as Bull
4.5 4 votes

The Rounders (1965)

Comedy Western
Movie
as Vince Moore
5.4 6 votes

The Man from Button Willow (1965)

Movie
as Sorry

Green Acres (1965)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 17 votes

Vacation Playhouse (1963)

Series
as Unknown

A Ticklish Affair (1963)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Captain Martin / Gramps
10 1 votes

Donovan's Reef (1963)

Adventure Comedy Romance
Movie
as Boston Attorney Francis X. O'Brien
6.0 28 votes

Petticoat Junction (1963)

Comedy
Series
6.1 7 votes

Move Over, Darling (1963)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Judge Bryson
5.9 20 votes

McLintock! (1963)

Comedy Romance Western
Movie
as Bunny Dull
6.1 49 votes

Ride the High Country (1962)

Action Western
Movie
as Judge Tolliver
7.1 36 votes

The Beverly Hillbillies (1962)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 26 votes

Stoney Burke (1962)

Western
Series
as Unknown

Flashing Spikes (1962)

Movie
as Crab Holman

Tammy Tell Me True (1961)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Judge Carver
6 3 votes

The Devil's Partner (1961)

Horror
Movie
as Doc Lucas
6 1 votes

Bus Stop (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Dr. Kildare (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 6 votes

The Comancheros (1961)

Western Action Adventure
Movie
as Circuit Court Judge Thaddeus Jackson Breen
6.3 37 votes

Thriller (1960)

Horror Thriller
Series
as Unknown
4.5 3 votes

The Tall Man (1960)

Western Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

Four Fast Guns (1960)

Western
Movie
as Dipper
5 1 votes

National Velvet (1960)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Route 66 (1960)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.3 5 votes

Outlaws (1960)

Western Drama
Series
as Unknown

Cimarron (1960)

Action Adventure Drama Western
Movie
as Judge Neal Hefner
5.2 13 votes

Bringing Up Buddy (1960)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

The Andy Griffith Show (1960)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 30 votes

It Started With A Kiss (1959)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Congressman Richard Tappe

King of the Wild Stallions (1959)

Action Adventure
Movie
as Idaho
7 1 votes

Riverboat (1959)

Western
Series
as Unknown
9.0 1 votes

The Twilight Zone (1959)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.2 144 votes

Laramie (1959)

Western
Series
as Unknown
4.8 2 votes

Edge of Eternity (1959)

Mystery Crime Drama
Movie
as Sheriff Edwards
5.8 6 votes

Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958)

Western
Series
as Unknown
7.5 8 votes

The Sheepman (1958)

Western Comedy
Movie
as Milt Masters
6.0 13 votes

Bronco (1958)

Western
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1 votes

The Rifleman (1958)

Action & Adventure Western
Series
as Grandpa Fogarty
7.7 14 votes

Bat Masterson (1958)

Western
Series
as Unknown
7.5 2 votes

Lawman (1958)

Western
Series
as Unknown
6.0 1 votes

Have Gun – Will Travel (1957)

Western Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
8.2 12 votes

Spoilers of the Forest (1957)

Western
Movie
as Tom Duncan

Maverick (1957)

Comedy Western
Series
as Unknown
8.6 8 votes

Perry Mason (1957)

Mystery Drama Crime Family
Series
as Unknown
7.9 23 votes

Leave It to Beaver (1957)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.4 18 votes

26 Men (1957)

Western
Series
as Unknown

Trackdown (1957)

Western Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.5 2 votes

Come Next Spring (1956)

Drama
Movie
as Mr. Canary
7 1 votes

The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956)

Western
Series
as Unknown

The Silver Star (1955)

Western
Movie
as Will 'Bill' Dowdy (as Edgar Buchanon)
5 1 votes

Rage at Dawn (1955)

Action Western
Movie
as Judge
7.5 2 votes

The Lonesome Trail (1955)

Western
Movie
as Dan Wells
5 1 votes

The Millionaire (1955)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.0 2 votes

Wichita (1955)

Western Action Romance
Movie
as Doc Black
3.9 8 votes

Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 44 votes

Gunsmoke (1955)

Western Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.7 19 votes

Judge Roy Bean (1955)

Western
Series

She Couldn't Say No (1954)

Comedy
Movie
as Ed Meeker
5.5 2 votes

Make Haste to Live (1954)

Thriller Mystery
Movie
as Sheriff Lafe
5.2 3 votes

Human Desire (1954)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Alec Simmons
6.2 13 votes

Destry (1954)

Western
Movie
as The Honorable Hiram J. Sellers, Mayor
4.7 9 votes

Climax! (1954)

Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
6.0 1 votes

Dawn at Socorro (1954)

Western
Movie
as Sheriff Cauthen
7.0 2 votes

General Electric Theater (1953)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown

Shane (1953)

Drama Western
Movie
as Fred Lewis
7.2 125 votes

It Happens Every Thursday (1953)

Comedy
Movie
as Jake
6 2 votes

Flaming Feather (1952)

Western
Movie
as Sgt. O'Rourke
4 1 votes

Wild Stallion (1952)

Western
Movie
as John Wintergreen

The Big Trees (1952)

Romance Western
Movie
as Walter 'Yukon' Burns
5.2 7 votes

Hopalong Cassidy (1952)

Western
Series
as Red Connors
8 1 votes

Cavalcade of America (1952)

Series
as Unknown

Toughest Man in Arizona (1952)

Western
Movie
as Jim Hadlock

The Great Missouri Raid (1951)

Western
Movie
as Dr. Samuels
6 1 votes

Rawhide (1951)

Western
Movie
as Sam Todd (Rawhide stationmaster)
5.4 15 votes

Cave of Outlaws (1951)

Western
Movie
as Dobbs
4.3 6 votes

Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1951)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Silver City (1951)

Western
Movie
as Dutch Surrency
5.7 3 votes

Cargo to Capetown (1950)

Movie
as Sam Bennett
6.3 2 votes

Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Dr. Burton
6.3 21 votes

The Big Hangover (1950)

Movie
as Uncle Fred Mahoney

Devil's Doorway (1950)

Western
Movie
as Zeke Carmody
5.9 9 votes

Red Canyon (1949)

Western
Movie
as Jonah Johnson
6 1 votes

The Walking Hills (1949)

Western
Movie
as Old Willy
4 3 votes

Lust for Gold (1949)

Action Western
Movie
as Wiser
4.2 7 votes

Any Number Can Play (1949)

Drama
Movie
as Ed
5.5 3 votes

The Black Arrow (1948)

Adventure History
Movie
as Lawless
6 1 votes

Adventures in Silverado (1948)

Western
Movie
as Dr. Hendersonn

The Swordsman (1948)

Movie

The Wreck of the Hesperus (1948)

Drama
Movie
as George Lockhart
6 1 votes

The Man from Colorado (1948)

Action Drama Western
Movie
as Doc Merriam
6 8 votes

Best Man Wins (1948)

Drama
Movie
as Jim Smiley
6 1 votes

Westinghouse Studio One (1948)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

The Untamed Breed (1948)

Western
Movie
as John Rambeau

Coroner Creek (1948)

Western
Movie
as Sheriff O'Hea
4.5 8 votes

The Sea of Grass (1947)

Drama Action Western
Movie
as Jeff, Cook on Brewton Ranch
6.2 6 votes

Framed (1947)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Jeff Cunningham
6.1 6 votes

Abilene Town (1946)

Western Romance
Movie
as Sheriff Bravo Trimble
4.3 3 votes

The Fighting Guardsman (1946)

Drama Action
Movie
as Brown

The Bandit Of Sherwood Forest (1946)

Adventure Action Fantasy
Movie
as Friar Tuck
5.1 4 votes

The Walls Came Tumbling Down (1946)

Crime Mystery
Movie
as George Bradford
6 2 votes

Perilous Holiday (1946)

Drama Crime
Movie
as George Richards

Renegades (1946)

Western
Movie
as Kirk Dembrow

If I'm Lucky (1946)

Music
Movie
as Darius J. Magonnagle
6 1 votes

Bride by Mistake (1944)

Comedy
Movie
as Jonathan Connors
6.5 1 votes

Strange Affair (1944)

Mystery
Movie
as Lt. Washburn
6 1 votes

The Impatient Years (1944)

Comedy Romance Drama
Movie
as Judge
6.8 3 votes

City Without Men (1943)

Crime Drama
Movie
as Judge Michael T. Mallory
5 1 votes

The Desperadoes (1943)

Comedy Romance Western
Movie
as Uncle Willie McLeod
4.8 6 votes

Buffalo Bill (1943)

Drama Action Western
Movie
as Sgt. Chips McGraw
5.6 8 votes

Good Luck, Mr. Yates (1943)

War Drama
Movie
as Jonesey Jones
5.5 1 votes

Destroyer (1943)

Adventure Drama War
Movie
as Kansus Jackson
7.4 4 votes

Tombstone: The Town too Tough to Die (1942)

Western
Movie
as Curly Bill Brocious
6.3 2 votes

The Talk of the Town (1942)

Comedy Drama Romance Thriller
Movie
as Sam Yates
6.4 20 votes

Penny Serenade (1941)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Applejack Carney
6.5 22 votes

The Richest Man in Town (1941)

Comedy
Movie
as Pete Martin

Texas (1941)

Drama Romance Western
Movie
as Buford 'Doc' Thorpe
5.3 6 votes

You Belong to Me (1941)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Billings
6.5 3 votes

Escape to Glory (1940)

Drama
Movie
as Charles Atterbee

Too Many Husbands (1940)

Comedy
Movie
as McDermott
7.2 3 votes

When the Daltons Rode (1940)

Western
Movie
as Narrator / Old-Timer (uncredited)
5.0 2 votes

The Sea Hawk (1940)

Action Adventure
Movie
as Ben Rollins
7.2 26 votes

Arizona (1940)

Western
Movie
as Judge Bogardus
4.4 7 votes

My Son is Guilty (1939)

Drama Crime
Movie
as Dan, Bartender