Carroll O'Connor

Carroll O'Connor

  • Born on
    • August 2nd, 1924
  • Died on
    • June 21st, 2001
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. John Carroll O'Connor (August 2, 1924 – June 21, 2001) best known as Carroll O'Connor, was an American actor, producer and director whose television career spanned four decades. Known at first for playing the role of Major General Colt in the 1970 movie, Kelly's Heroes, he later found fame as the bigoted working man Archie Bunker, the main character in the 1970s CBS television sitcoms All in the Family (1971 to 1979) and Archie Bunker's Place (1979 to 1983). O'Connor later starred in the NBC television crime drama In the Heat of the Night from 1988 to 1995, where he played the role of southern Police Chief William (Bill) Gillespie. At the end of his career in the late 1990s, he played the father of Jamie Stemple Buchman (Helen Hunt) on Mad About You. Description above from the Wikipedia article Carroll O'Connor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (21 Credits)

2000Return to Me as Marty O'Reilly
1998Gideon as Leo Barnes
1988In the Heat of the Night as Bill Gillespie
1979Archie Bunker's Place as Archie Bunker
1971All in the Family as Archie Bunker
1970Kelly's Heroes as Major General Colt
1969Marlowe as Lt. Christy French
1969Death of a Gunfighter as Lester Locke
1968For Love of Ivy as Frank Austin
1968The Devil's Brigade as Maj. Gen. Maxwell Hunter
1967Waterhole #3 as Sheriff John H. Copperud
1967Point Blank as Brewster
1967Warning Shot as Paul Jerez
1966Not with My Wife, You Don't! as General Parker
1966Hawaii as Charles Bromley
1966What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? as General Bolt
1965In Harm's Way as Lt. Commander Burke
1963Cleopatra as Casca
1962Lonely Are the Brave as Hinton
1961By Love Possessed as Bernie Breck
1961Parrish as Fireman


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