Thayer David

Thayer David

  • Born on
    • March 4th, 1927
  • Died on
    • July 17th, 1978
Thayer David was an American film, stage and television actor. He was best known for his work on the ABC serial Dark Shadows (1966–1971), and as the fight promoter Miles Jergens in the film Rocky (1976). He also appeared as Count Arne Saknussemm in the film Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959). His raspy distinctive voice narrated many voice-overs in commercials and instructional films.

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Acting (16 Credits)

1977The Amazing Spider-Man as Edward Byron
1977The Amazing Howard Hughes as Floyd Odlum
1977Fun with Dick and Jane as Deacon
1976The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox as Josiah Widdicombe (Mormon patriarch)
1976Rocky as George "Miles" Jergens
1975Peeper as Frank Prendergast
1975The Eiger Sanction as Dragon
1973The Werewolf of Washington as InspectorWatch Free
1973Save the Tiger as Charlie Robbins
1971Night of Dark Shadows as Rev. Strack
1970House of Dark Shadows as Professor T. Eliot Stokes
1970Little Big Man as Rev. Silas Pendrake
1966Dark Shadows
1960The Story of Ruth as Hedak
1959Journey to the Center of the Earth as Count Saknussem
1958A Time to Love and a Time to Die as Oscar Binding

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