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Wilford Brimley

Wilford Brimley

  • Born on
    • September 27th, 1934
  • Died on
    • August 1st, 2020
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Anthony Wilford Brimley (September 27, 1934 – August 1, 2020) was an American actor and singer. After serving in the Marines and taking on a variety of odd jobs, he became an extra for Western films, and in little more than a decade he had established himself as a character actor in films such as The China Syndrome (1979), The Thing (1982), and The Natural (1984). Brimley was the longtime face of television advertisements for the Quaker Oats Company. He also promoted diabetes education and appeared in related commercials for Liberty Medical.

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Filmography

Acting (41 Credits)

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2009Did You Hear About the Morgans? as Earl Granger
2002The Round and Round as Governor
2001Brigham City as Stu
2001The Ballad of Lucy Whipple as Deputy Sheriff Ambrose Scraggs
2001Crossfire Trail as Joe Gill
1998Summer of the Monkeys as Sam Ferrans
1998Progeny as Dr. David Wetherly
1997In & Out as Frank Brackett
1996My Fellow Americans as Joe Hollis
1995The Good Old Boys as C.C. Tarpley
1995Last of the Dogmen as Narrator (uncredited)
1995OP Center as Adm. Troy Davis
1993Hard Target as Uncle Douvee
1993The Firm as William Devasher
1989Billy the Kid as Gov. Lew Wallace
1988Cocoon: The Return as Ben Luckett
1987End of the Line as Will Haney
1986Act of Vengeance as Tony Boyle
1986Our House (1986)
1985Ewoks: The Battle for Endor as Noa
1985Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins as Harold Smith
1985Cocoon as Benjamin Luckett
1984Country as Otis
1984The Natural as Pop Fisher
1984Harry & Son as Tom Keach
1984The Stone Boy as George Jansen
1984The Hotel New Hampshire as Iowa Bob
1984Terror in the Aisles as Dr. Blair (archive footage) (uncredited)
1983High Road to China as Bradley Tozer
1983Tender Mercies as Harry
198310 to Midnight as Clem Malone
1983Tough Enough as Bill Long
1982The Thing as Dr. Blair
1982Death Valley as The Sheriff
1981Absence of Malice as James J. Wells
1980Borderline as Scooter Jackson
1980Brubaker as Rogers - Prison Board
1979The Electric Horseman as Farmer
1979The China Syndrome as Ted Spindler
1971Lawman as Marc Corman (uncredited)
1969True Grit as Minor Role (uncredited)

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