Dennis Weaver

Dennis Weaver
1924 - 2006

Dennis Weaver  American Actor


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Dennis Weaver was previously married to Gerry Stowell (1945 - 2006).


American Actor Dennis Weaver was born William Dennis Weaver on 4th June, 1924 in Joplin, Missouri, USA and passed away on 24th Feb 2006 Ridgway, CO, USA aged 81. He is most remembered for Gunsmoke, McCloud. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Dennis Weaver was in 2 on-screen matchups, including Debbie Reynolds in What's the Matter with Helen? (1971) and Karen Grassle in Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983).

Dennis Weaver is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Democrats.


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Married1 63 years, 2 months - -
Total1 63 years, 2 months - -


First Name Dennis
Last Name Weaver
Full Name at Birth William Dennis Weaver
Age 81 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th June, 1924
Birthplace Joplin, Missouri, USA
Died 24th February, 2006
Place of Death Ridgway, CO, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University BA, Fine Arts & Theater, University of Oklahoma, Joplin Junior College, Joplin, MO (now Missouri Southern State University)
Occupation Text Actor, Director, Voice Artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Gunsmoke, McCloud
Year(s) Active 1952–2005
Brand Endorsement TV commercials for Great Western Bank (1980s), TV commercial: Bank Americard (early 70s)
Official Websites,,

William Dennis Weaver (June 4, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor and former president of the Screen Actors Guild, best known for his work in television and films from the early 1950s until just before his death in 2006. Weaver's two most famous roles were as Marshal Matt Dillon's trusty partner Chester Goode/Proudfoot on the CBS western Gunsmoke and as Deputy Marshal Sam McCloud on the NBC police drama McCloud. He starred in the 1971 television film Duel, the first film of director Steven Spielberg. He is also remembered for his role as the twitchy motel attendant in Orson Welles's film Touch of Evil (1958).

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Dennis Weaver81 GeminiActor
Gerry Stowell95Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
RichardMale194873 years oldGerry Stowell
Robert MalcolmMale8th April, 195368 years oldGerry Stowell
RustyMale19th February, 195962 years oldGerry Stowell


Wildfire2005HenryTV Show
Home on the Range2004Abner (voice)Movie
The Beast2001Walter McFaddenTV Show
Submerged2000Buck StevensMovie
High Noon2000Mart HoweTV Movie
The Virginian2000Sam BalaamTV Movie
Family Law1999Judge Richard LloydTV Show
Escape from Wildcat Canyon1998Grandpa FlintMovie
Seduction in a Small Town1997Sam JenksTV Movie
Stolen Women, Captured Hearts1997Captain FarnsworthTV Movie
Telluride: Time Crosses Over1997Cameo appearanceMovie
Wolf Pack1996TV Movie
Two-Bits & Pepper1995Sheriff PrattMovie
Lonesome Dove: The Series1994Buffalo Bill CodyTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Emmett RiversTV Show
Greyhounds1994Chance WayneTV Movie
The Great Battles of the Civil War1994R. E Lee (voice)TV Show
Mastergate1992Dale BurdenTV Movie
Captain Planet and the Planeteers1990Dusty, JoshTV Show
The Return of Sam McCloud1989Sam McCloudTV Movie
The Simpsons1989Buck McCoyTV Show
Disaster at Silo 71988Sheriff Ben HarlenTV Movie
Bluffing It1987Jack DugganTV Movie
Buck James1987Dr. Buck JamesTV Show
A Winner Never Quits1986Mr. WyshnerTV Movie
Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story1985Wally JohnsonTV Movie
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction1983Eddie GantTV Movie
Emerald Point N.A.S.1983Rear Adm. Thomas MalloryTV Show
Don't Go to Sleep1982PhillipTV Movie
The Day the Loving Stopped1981Aaron DannerTV Movie
Amber Waves1980Elroy 'Bud' BurkhardtTV Movie
The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd1980Dr. Samuel A. MuddTV Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980Lacy Fletcher - Present DayTV Show
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst1979Charles BatesTV Movie
Stone1979Daniel Ellis Stone, Det. Sgt. Daniel StoneTV Show
Stone1979Daniel Ellis StoneTV Movie
Centennial1978R.J. PoteetTV Show
Ishi: The Last of His Tribe1978Prof. Benjamin FullerTV Movie
Pearl1978Col. Jason ForrestTV Show
The Islander1978Gable McQueenTV Movie
Intimate Strangers1977Donald HalstonTV Movie
Police Story1973Sgt. Ted BentleyTV Show
Female Artillery1973Deke ChambersTV Movie
Terror on the Beach1973Neil GlynnTV Movie
Rolling Man1972Lonnie McAfeeTV Movie
The Great Man's Whiskers1972Abraham LincolnTV Movie
What's the Matter with Helen?1971Linc PalmerMovie
Duel1971David MannTV Movie
The Forgotten Man1971Lt. Joe HardyTV Movie
A Man Called Sledge1970Erwin WardMovie
Swing Out, Sweet Land1970Tom LincolnTV Movie
McCloud1970Sam McCloudTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Walter GraysonTV Show
Mission Batangas1968Chip CorbettMovie
Gentle Giant1967Tom WedloeMovie
Gentle Ben1967Tom WedloeTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967Prof. Robert BeardsleyTV Show
Duel at Diablo1966Willard GrangeMovie
Way... Way Out1966HoffmanMovie
That Girl1966Lewis M. FranksTV Show
Kentucky Jones1964Kentucky JonesTV Show
Combat!1962NoahTV Show
The Virginian1962Jed HainesTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Wayne WandemeirTV Show
The Gallant Hours1960Lt. Cmdr. Andy LoweMovie
The Twilight Zone1959Adam GrantTV Show
Touch of Evil1958Mirador Motel Night ManagerMovie
The Silent Service1957Lt. Cmdr. Bladen D. ClaggettTV Show
Playhouse 901956Karl OhringerTV Show
Navy Wife1956Movie
Chief Crazy Horse1955Major CarlisleMovie
Seven Angry Men1955John Brown Jr.Movie
Storm Fear1955HankMovie
Ten Wanted Men1955Sheriff Clyde GibbonsMovie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Charles CavenderTV Show
Gunsmoke1955ChesterTV Show
Dragnet1954Police Capt. R.A. LohrmanMovie
Dangerous Mission1954PruittMovie
The Bridges at Toko-Ri1954Air Intelligence Officer (uncredited)Movie
Climax!1954Steve MaclynTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954George Tucker, the Sundown KidTV Show
Law and Order1953Frank DurlingMovie
The Golden Blade1953Rabble Rouser (uncredited)Movie
The Man from the Alamo1953Reb (uncredited)Movie
The Mississippi Gambler1953Julian Conant (uncredited)Movie
The Redhead from Wyoming1953Matt JessupMovie
War Arrow1953PinoMovie
Column South1953MenguitoMovie
It Happens Every Thursday1953Al (uncredited)Movie
The Nebraskan1953Capt. De Witt (uncredited)Movie
Horizons West1952Dandy TaylorMovie
The Lawless Breed1952Jim ClementsMovie
Cavalcade of America1952TV Show
The Raiders1952Dick Logan (uncredited)Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951BenTV Show
Dragnet1951Dave Rotbart, Lt. Dick Whitley, Sergeant Jay AllenTV Show
Big Town1950TV Show
The Lone Ranger1949Jeb SullivanTV Show
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