Edgar Buchanan

Edgar Buchanan
1903 - 1979

Edgar Buchanan  American Actor


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American Actor Edgar Buchanan was born William Edgar Buchanan on 20th March, 1903 in Humansville, Missouri, USA and passed away on 4th Apr 1979 Palm Desert, California, USA aged 76. He is most remembered for Petticoat Junction. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Edgar Buchanan is a member of the following lists: People from Humansville, Missouri, Male actors from Los Angeles and Western (genre) television actors.


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First Name Edgar
Last Name Buchanan
Full Name at Birth William Edgar Buchanan
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th March, 1903
Birthplace Humansville, Missouri, USA
Died 4th April, 1979
Place of Death Palm Desert, California, USA
Cause of Death Stroke Complications
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Petticoat Junction
Year(s) Active 1939–74
Friend Glenn Ford

Dr. 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 The Beverly Hillbillies television sitcoms of the 1960s. As Uncle Joe, he took over as proprietor of the Shady Rest Hotel following the 1968 real life death of Bea Benaderet, who had played Kate Bradley.

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Cade's County1971J. J. Jackson, J.J. JacksonTV Show
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again1970Jason FitchTV Movie
The Partridge Family1970Judge McElwreathTV Show
Angel in My Pocket1969Axel GreshamMovie
The Over-the-Hill Gang1969Jason FitchTV Movie
Love, American Style1969The judge 'brockmerton' (segment "love and the family hour")TV Show
Something for a Lonely Man1968Old Man WolenskiTV Movie
Mod Squad1968HargisTV Show
The Name of the Game1968FelsonTV Show
Welcome to Hard Times1967BrownMovie
The Man from Button Willow1965Sorry (voice)Movie
The Rounders1965Vince MooreMovie
Green Acres1965Uncle Joe CarsonTV Show
A Ticklish Affair1963Captain Martin, GrampsMovie
Donovan's Reef1963Boston Attorney Francis X. O'BrienMovie
McLintock!1963Bunny DullMovie
Move Over, Darling1963Judge BrysonMovie
Petticoat Junction1963Uncle Joe CarsonTV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963LukeTV Show
Ride the High Country1962Judge TolliverMovie
Stoney Burke1962Vernon DawesTV Show
The Beverly Hillbillies1962Uncle Joe CarsonTV Show
The Lloyd Bridges Show1962Andrew Jackson Tyree, Doc LawtonTV Show
The Virginian1962Teddy BirdwellTV Show
The Wide Country1962Walter GuthrieTV Show
Tammy Tell Me True1961Judge CarverMovie
The Comancheros1961Circuit Court Judge Thaddeus Jackson BreenMovie
Alcoa Premiere1961Crab HolmanTV Show
Bus Stop1961Judge NealTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Judge Wilfred Manning, Steve DevittTV Show
The Bob Cummings Show1961TV Show
Devil's Partner1961Doc LucasMovie
Chartroose Caboose1960Woodrow 'Woody' WattsMovie
Cimarron1960Judge Neal HefnerMovie
Four Fast Guns1960DipperMovie
Klondike1960Sam PerkinsTV Show
National Velvet1960Grandpa HarwellTV Show
Outlaws1960Neely, NultyTV Show
Route 661960Jack McConkle, Magistrate Abe ChumleyTV Show
Stagecoach West1960Lum JensenTV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960Henry WheelerTV Show
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1960Judge FranklinTV Show
The Tall Man1960Archie KeoghTV Show
Thriller1960Doc O'ConnorTV Show
Assignment: Underwater1960Charlie NobleTV Show
Edge of Eternity1959Sheriff EdwardsMovie
Hound-Dog Man1959Doc ColeMovie
It Started with a Kiss1959Congressman Richard TappeMovie
Bonanza1959Hallelujah Hicks, John Henry HillTV Show
Dennis the Menace1959Mr. MeekinTV Show
Laramie1959Cletus McBain, Doc, Tully CasperTV Show
Riverboat1959Wingate PardeeTV Show
The Deputy1959IsbelTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Doc BoltonTV Show
King of the Wild Stallions1959IdahoMovie
Stump Run1959Buck GaskinMovie
Day of the Badman1958Sam WyckoffMovie
The Sheepman1958Milt MastersMovie
Bat Masterson1958Cactus CharlieTV Show
Bronco1958'Pop' Ben OwensTV Show
Cimarron City1958ShantyTV Show
Lawman1958Jess MillerTV Show
The Rifleman1958Doc Burrage, Doc J. Burrage, Grandpa FogartyTV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958Chester Blake, Pop MichaelsTV Show
26 Men1957TV Show
Have Gun - Will Travel1957Noah CardiffTV Show
Leave It to Beaver1957Captain Jack, Uncle Billy CleaverTV Show
Maverick1957Col. Hamilton, Red Daniels, Sheriff HadleyTV Show
Perry Mason1957Coroner Andy Templet, Judge Edward DaleyTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957Bob Dawson, Doc DawsonTV Show
The Restless Gun1957Ethan Greenfield, Sheriff Jeb BarnesTV Show
Trackdown1957Tully SaxonTV Show
Wagon Train1957Ben Mattox, Thaddeus BriscoeTV Show
Whirlybirds1957BurtonTV Show
Spoilers of the Forest1957Tom DuncanMovie
The Californians1957Dutch, MajorTV Show
Come Next Spring1956Mr. CanaryMovie
Judge Roy Bean1956Judge Roy BeanTV Show
Telephone Time1956Horace GreeleyTV Show
The Adventures of Jim Bowie1956Ringtail JackTV Show
The Gale Storm Show: Oh, Susanna!1956Jasper StokesTV Show
Strange Stories1956TV Show
The Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial1956DoctorTV Show
Rage at Dawn1955JudgeMovie
Wichita1955Doc BlackMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955PopsTV Show
Crossroads1955Bart AldenTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Dan Witter, YorkTV Show
Screen Directors Playhouse1955Sub DoyalTV Show
The Millionaire1955William Eliot VaughanTV Show
The Lonesome Trail1955Dan WellsMovie
The Silver Star1955Will 'Bill' Dowdy (as Edgar Buchanon)Movie
Luke and the Tenderfoot1955Luke HerkimerMovie
Dawn at Socorro1954Sheriff CauthenMovie
Destry1954Mayor SellersMovie
Human Desire1954Alec SimmonsMovie
She Couldn't Say No1954Ed MeekerMovie
Climax!1954Constable, SpencerTV Show
Waterfront1954Oscar HanlineTV Show
Make Haste to Live1954Sheriff LafeMovie
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The War of the Worlds1953Square dance musician (uncredited)Movie
G.E. True Theater1953Doctor, Parson Meacham, Timothy DwightTV Show
Make Room for Daddy1953Captain Chris, Captain CritchTV Show
It Happens Every Thursday1953JakeMovie
The Big Trees1952Walter 'Yukon' BurnsMovie
Cavalcade of America1952Doc Mathew, Horace GreeleyTV Show
Hopalong Cassidy1952Red Connors, Sheriff Red ConnorsTV Show
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1952Judge Willoughby, Park CommissionerTV Show
The Christophers1952John AugustusTV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Papa MumbyTV Show
Flaming Feather1952Sgt. O'RourkeMovie
Toughest Man in Arizona1952Jim HadlockMovie
Wild Stallion1952John WintergreenMovie
Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson1952Uncle HarryTV Show
Rawhide1951Sam ToddMovie
The Great Missouri Raid1951Dr. SamuelsMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951Henry MaguireTV Show
Cave of Outlaws1951DobbsMovie
Silver City1951Dutch SurrencyMovie
Cheaper by the Dozen1950Dr. BurtonMovie
Devil's Doorway1950Zeke CarmodyMovie
The Big Hangover1950Uncle Fred MahoneyMovie
Cargo to Capetown1950Sam BennettMovie
The Bigelow Theatre1950TV Show
Hollywood Theatre Time1950TV Show
Any Number Can Play1949EdMovie
Lust for Gold1949WiserMovie
The Walking Hills1949Old WillyMovie
Red Canyon1949Jonah JohnsonMovie
The Black Arrow1948LawlessMovie
The Man from Colorado1948Doc MerriamMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Dan FerrisTV Show
Adventures in Silverado1948Dr. H. C. HendersonMovie
Best Man Wins1948Jim SmileyMovie
Coroner Creek1948Sheriff O'HeaMovie
The Swordsman1948Angus MacArdenMovie
The Untamed Breed1948John RambeauMovie
The Wreck of the Hesperus1948George LockhartMovie
Framed1947Jeff CunninghamMovie
The Sea of Grass1947Jeff - CookMovie
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If I'm Lucky1946Darius J. MagonnagleMovie
The Bandit of Sherwood Forest1946Friar TuckMovie
Perilous Holiday1946George RichardsMovie
Renegades1946Kirk DembrowMovie
The Fighting Guardsman1946Pepe, Bandit-ValetMovie
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Buffalo Bill1944Sgt. Chips McGrawMovie
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Bride by Mistake1944Jonathan ConnorsMovie
Strange Affair1944Lt. WashburnMovie
Destroyer1943Kansas JacksonMovie
The Desperadoes1943Uncle Willie McLeodMovie
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Good Luck, Mr. Yates1943Jonesey JonesMovie
The Talk of the Town1942Sam YatesMovie
Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die1942Curly Bill BrociousMovie
Penny Serenade1941ApplejackMovie
Texas1941Buford 'Doc' ThorpeMovie
You Belong to Me1941BillingsMovie
Her First Beau1941Elmer TuttleMovie
The Richest Man in Town1941Pete MartinMovie
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The Sea Hawk1940Ben Rollins (uncredited)Movie
Three Cheers for the Irish1940Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
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