Claude Akins

Claude Akins
1918 - 1994
Claude Akins  American Actor

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Claude Akins was previously married to Therese Fairfield-Akins (1952 - 1994).


American Actor Claude Akins was born Claude Marion Akins on 25th May, 1918 in Nelson, Georgia, USA and passed away on 27th Jan 1994 Altadena, California, USA aged 75. He is most remembered for BJ and the Bear, The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Claude Akins was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Anne Barton in The Twilight Zone (1959), Fay Spain in Black Gold (1962) and June Chadwick in Matlock (1986).

Claude Akins is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Northwestern University alumni.


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First Name Claude
Middle Name Marion
Last Name Akins
Full Name at Birth Claude Marion Akins
Age 75 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th May, 1918
Birthplace Nelson, Georgia, USA
Died 27th January, 1994
Place of Death Altadena, California, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Northwestern University
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame BJ and the Bear, The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo
Year(s) Active 1953–92, 1953–1992, 1953–1993

Claude Aubrey Akins (May 25, 1926 – January 27, 1994) was an American character actor with a long career on stage, screen, and television. He was best known as Sheriff Lobo on the 1979–1981 television series B. J. and the Bear, and later The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo, a spin-off series.

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Claude Akins75 GeminiActor
Therese Fairfield-Akins76 GeminiHomemaker


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Claude MarionMaleTherese Fairfield-Akins
MicheleFemaleTherese Fairfield-Akins
WendyFemaleTherese Fairfield-Akins


Twisted Fear1994Detective Lucky DouglasMovie
The Search1994TV Movie
Seasons of the Heart1993Pastor William ClayMovie
Falling from Grace1992Speck ParksMovie
Sherlock Holmes: Incident at Victoria Falls1992Theodore RooseveltTV Movie
Grass Roots1992SheriffTV Movie
The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw1991Teddy RooseveltTV Movie
Eerie, Indiana1991Grungy BillTV Show
Where Evil Lives1991Jack DevlinMovie
Mothers, Daughters and Lovers1989KibbyTV Movie
In the Heat of the Night1988Benjamin SloanTV Show
Pushed Too Far1988Sheriff Jim ForrestMovie
Monster in the Closet1987Sheriff Sam KetchemMovie
The Curse1987NathanMovie
If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium1987Mo WyshockiTV Movie
Dream West1986Tom FitzpatrickTV Show
Manhunt for Claude Dallas1986Bill PogueTV Movie
Matlock1986Sam TaylorTV Show
Tall Tales & Legends1985Grandpa, NarratorTV Show
Celebrity1984Uncle Bun LutherTV Show
Crazy Like a Fox1984TV Show
Hunter1984Andy PolanskiTV Show
Legmen1984Tom BannonTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Captain Ethan CraggTV Show
The Master1984Mr. TrumbullTV Show
The New Mike Hammer1984Charlie DoureayTV Show
The Baron and the Kid1984Harley MedfordTV Movie
Hotel1983Joe Lindstrom, Tyler EvansTV Show
Masquerade1983Ted KellyTV Show
Desperate Intruder1983CarlTV Movie
Bus Stop1982Sheriff WillTV Movie
Darkroom1981Bert HaskellTV Show
Concrete Cowboys1979Woody StoneTV Show
The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo1979Sheriff Elroy P. LoboTV Show
Ebony, Ivory and Jade1979Joe BlairTV Movie
The Country Western Murders1979Billy WestTV Movie
The Concrete Cowboys1979Woody StoneTV Movie
Little Mo1978Gus BersteTV Movie
B.J. and the Bear1978Sheriff Elroy P. Lobo, Sheriff LoboTV Show
Killer on Board1977Oscar BillinghamTV Movie
Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo1977Bert SpringerTV Movie
The Rhinemann Exchange1977Walter KendallTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Calvin PearsonTV Show
The Love Boat1977Cappy, Colonel MaddoxTV Show
Nashville 991977Det. Lt. Stonewall Huff, Det. Lt. Stonewall Jackson 'Stoney' Huff, Lt. Stoney HuffTV Show
Yesterday's Child1977Cliff HenleyTV Movie
The Oregon Trail1976Lemus HarkerTV Show
Kiss Me, Kill Me1976Harry GrantTV Movie
Timber Tramps1975MattMovie
Eric1975Stanley 'Stan' SwensonTV Movie
Medical Story1975Dr. MatthewsTV Movie
Movin' On1974Sonny PruittTV Show
The Death Squad1974Connie BrennanTV Movie
Battle for the Planet of the Apes1973AldoMovie
The Norliss Tapes1973Sheriff Tom HartleyTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Eli RileTV Show
Police Story1973Ken Shaner, Officer Charles Stacy, Sergeant R.C. PickettTV Show
Toma1973Bernie TravlosTV Show
The Wide World of Mystery1973StyranTV Show
Skyjacked1972Sgt. Ben PuzoMovie
The Night Stalker1972Sheriff ButcherTV Movie
Hec Ramsey1972Marshal Bert McCabeTV Show
The Rookies1972Buck SanbornTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Bob MasonTV Show
Lock, Stock and Barrel1971Punch LoganTV Movie
Cannon1971Lt. Bill BlaineTV Show
Longstreet1971FleckerTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Freddie O'NealTV Show
River of Mystery1971Ernie DorataTV Movie
A Man Called Sledge1970HookerMovie
Flap1970Lobo JacksonMovie
McCloud1970Sheriff Floyd BevinsTV Show
The Great Bank Robbery1969SladeMovie
Love, American Style1969Fizik (segment "Love and the First Kiss")TV Show
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Jim RandallTV Show
Medical Center1969WilliamsTV Show
The Devil's Brigade1968Pvt. Rocky RockmanMovie
The Outsider1968Detective KellerTV Show
First to Fight1967Capt. MasonMovie
Waterhole #31967Sgt. Henry FoggersMovie
Garrison's Gorillas1967Col. PryorTV Show
Hondo1967BrockTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967Calvin WolfTV Show
Mannix1967Sgt. Al ReardonTV Show
The Guns of Will Sonnett1967TurnbaughTV Show
Return of the Seven1966FrankMovie
Ride Beyond Vengeance1966Elwood CoatesMovie
Mission: Impossible1966Sam HibbingTV Show
The Monroes1966Bud ChapelTV Show
Incident at Phantom Hill1966KrausmanMovie
Sidekicks1966WalterTV Movie
A Man Called Shenandoah1965Fordy BrownTV Show
Branded1965Ned TravisTV Show
Laredo1965Cotton BuckmeisterTV Show
The Big Valley1965CallahanTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Ben Gambriella, Jason PealeTV Show
The Legend of Jesse James1965HarteTV Show
The Trials of O'Brien1965Glen DaleyTV Show
A Distant Trumpet1964Seely JonesMovie
The Killers1964Earl SylvesterMovie
Daniel Boone1964TokaTV Show
Slattery's People1964Dr. Roy KirkTV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964El SupremoTV Show
Destry1964Deputy Sheriff Rafe CollinsTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Sergeant Phil HenningTV Show
Mr. Novak1963Lou MyersonTV Show
The Dakotas1963Tom DoucetteTV Show
The Fugitive1963Ralph SimmonsTV Show
The Great Adventure1963Father KranzTV Show
How the West Was Won1962Man (uncredited)Movie
Merrill's Marauders1962Sgt. KolowiczMovie
Combat!1962Charlie Pelton, Mastin, RosieTV Show
Empire1962Joe HorvathTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Sheriff JordanTV Show
The Lucy Show1962Lt. FinchTV Show
The Virginian1962Hezekiah, LumpTV Show
The Wide Country1962BullriverTV Show
Black Gold1962Chick CarringtonMovie
Alcoa Premiere1961Capt. Michael 'Gunner' LujackTV Show
Bus Stop1961Harry StumboTV Show
Hazel1961Milwaukee AmesTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Police LieutenantTV Show
Claudelle Inglish1961S.T. CrawfordMovie
Frontier Circus1961PowcheekTV Show
Comanche Station1960Ben LaneMovie
Inherit the Wind1960Rev. Jeremiah BrownMovie
Klondike1960John ConradTV Show
Outlaws1960Sgt. Ben ThompsonTV Show
Route 661960Cam BludgeTV Show
Surfside 61960Harry Lodge, Mike HoganTV Show
The Roaring 20's1960Capt. Maples, Mitch MitchellTV Show
The Tall Man1960Dan ReesTV Show
Dan Raven1960SargeTV Show
Overland Trail1960JumboTV Show
Don't Give Up the Ship1959Lt. Cmdr. FarberMovie
Hound-Dog Man1959Hog PeysonMovie
Porgy and Bess1959DetectiveMovie
Rio Bravo1959Joe BurdetteMovie
Yellowstone Kelly1959SergeantMovie
Adventures in Paradise1959Sam KayleTV Show
Bonanza1959Col. Edward J. Dunwoody, Ezekiel, Sam HillTV Show
Laramie1959Britt Walker, Jim Dark, Sheriff Tyler ShawTV Show
Law of the Plainsman1959Sheriff Clifford ShawTV Show
Rawhide1959Aloysius Claybank, Jerry Boggs, Sergeant ParkerTV Show
Riverboat1959Beaudry Rawlins, Jarret SuttonTV Show
The Alaskans1959Constable WattsTV Show
The Deputy1959Jason GettyTV Show
The Rebel1959Tom HallTV Show
The Untouchables1959Jake 'Dodo' Ryan, Karl Hansa, Vince MajeskyTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Cmdr. William Fletcher, Steve BrandTV Show
Pony Express1959TV Show
The Defiant Ones1958MackMovie
77 Sunset Strip1958Ed BirdTV Show
Bat Masterson1958Jack FontanaTV Show
Bronco1958Dirk BaggotTV Show
Northwest Passage1958Calib BrandtTV Show
Shirley Temple's Storybook1958Peg-leg the PirateTV Show
Steve Canyon1958Sgt. BreckerTV Show
The Rifleman1958Bletch Droshek, Floyd Doniger, Tom BentonTV Show
The Texan1958Clay FallonTV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958Jack KellyTV Show
Yancy Derringer1958Toby CookTV Show
Hot Summer Night1957Truck DriverMovie
Joe Dakota1957Aaron GrantMovie
The Kettles on Old MacDonald's Farm1957Pete LoganMovie
The Lonely Man1957Blackburn (as Claude A. Akins)Movie
Have Gun - Will Travel1957DeverTV Show
Maverick1957Paisley BriggsTV Show
Perry Mason1957Detective Sgt. Phillip DixTV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957Kenny LambertTV Show
Tales of Wells Fargo1957John L. Sullivan, John Leslie Nagel, RakeTV Show
The Restless Gun1957Lex Springer, Matt Pierce, Rafe MarloweTV Show
The Silent Service1957Torpedoman Frank HerndonTV Show
Wagon Train1957Garth Redmond, Wes Varney, Will CotrellTV Show
Whirlybirds1957Reporter Bronson, Roger BronsonTV Show
Code 31957Fred EllisTV Show
The Adventures of McGraw1957Jim BennettTV Show
The O. Henry Playhouse1957RudyTV Show
Battle Stations1956Marty BrennanMovie
Johnny Concho1956LemMovie
The Burning Hills1956Ben HindemanMovie
The Proud and Profane1956Big Soldier (uncredited)Movie
Boots and Saddles1956TV Show
The Sheriff of Cochise1956Harry CleggTV Show
State Trooper1956Janskey, The Rodeo ClownTV Show
The Adventures of Jim Bowie1956Manion, Miciah 'Big' HartTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Deputy Chuck Wagner, Sheriff Adam Prescott, Simmy, the ComancheroTV Show
The Sharkfighters1956Chief 'Gordy' GordonMovie
Johnny Moccasin1956Bill AmesTV Movie
Man with the Gun1955Jim Reedy (uncredited)Movie
The Sea Chase1955Winkler (as Claude Akin)Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955CopTV Show
Cheyenne1955Sheriff Bob WaltersTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Howard Kane, Marshal Clint Tucker, Worth SweeneyTV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955Frank Hedley, Joe DobyTV Show
My Friend Flicka1955August Hoskins, Keenak, Matt ScottTV Show
Soldiers of Fortune1955JonuTV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Anton BudenieffTV Show
The Millionaire1955Sgt. Mike HardenTV Show
Crusader1955Glenn, SwainTV Show
Frontier1955BudTV Show
TV Reader's Digest1955Casco, DupontTV Show
Star Stage1955Henley, the Rodeo ClownTV Show
Down Three Dark Streets1954Matty PavelichMovie
The Adventures of Hajji Baba1954Chief Executioner's Aide (uncredited)Movie
The Caine Mutiny1954Seaman Lugatch aka 'Horrible'Movie
The Raid1954Lt. Ramsey (uncredited)Movie
Witness to Murder1954Police Officer (uncredited)Movie
Climax!1954TV Show
Medic1954Dr. Ralph VincenteTV Show
Studio 571954Al, Jed Evans, MartinTV Show
The Lineup1954Ed Long, Roy GilmanTV Show
Bitter Creek1954Vance Morgan - HenchmanMovie
Shield for Murder1954Fat MichaelsMovie
The Human Jungle1954George MandyMovie
From Here to Eternity1953Sgt. 'Baldy' Dhom (uncredited)Movie
G.E. True Theater1953Dave Blackby, Duke Williams, Steve CrawfordTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Carl Hodges, Matt Malone, Robert WilsonTV Show
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1953Carl, Pete Nemeck, SarackiTV Show
You Are There1953Fireman, Lewis Paine, Mob participantTV Show
City Detective1953HardyTV Show
The Man Behind the Badge1953Frederick John 'Freddie' Webster, TonyTV Show
Colonel Humphrey Flack1953RikkioTV Show
Adventures of Superman1952Ace MillerTV Show
Death Valley Days1952Caleb LuckTV Show
I Love Lucy1951Claude AkinsTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951Gus GarnerTV Show
Dragnet1951Ellis, Sgt. Jack McCreadieTV Show
Big Town1950TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950MandyTV Show
Treasury Men in Action1950TV Show
Fireside Theatre1949John WestTV Show
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