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Lorne Greene

Lorne Greene (February 12, 1915 – September 11, 1987), was the stage name of Lyon Himan Green, OC, a Canadian actor. His television roles include Ben Cartwright on the western Bonanza, and Commander Adama in the science fiction movie and subsequent TV Series Battlestar Galactica. He also worked on the Canadian television nature documentary series Lorne Greene's New Wilderness, and in television commercials as a dog food spokesman. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lorne Greene, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 12, 1915 In Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1927-11-24
Latest Project:
Series The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts 2022
Known For
Poster of Highway to Heaven
Poster of Lorne Greene's New Wilderness
Poster of The Love Boat
Poster of Bonanza
Series The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts Unknown 2022
Movie The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory Gen. Sam Houston 1987-11-11
Movie Noah's Ark Noah 1986-01-01
Movie Vasectomy: A Delicate Matter Theo 1986-01-01
Movie The Canadian Conspiracy 1985-01-01
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Movie The Nutcracker: A Fantasy on Ice Unknown 1983-01-01
Series Police Squad! Stabbed Man 1982-03-04
Series Lorne Greene's New Wilderness Narrator 1982-09-14
Movie Heidi's Song Grandfather 1982-11-19
Series Aloha Paradise Unknown 1981-02-25
Movie Conquest of the Earth Adama 1981-07-01
Series Code Red Unknown 1981-11-01
Series Galactica 1980 Commander Adama 1980-01-27
Movie Klondike Fever Inspector Sam Steele 1980-01-12
Movie A Time for Miracles Bishop John Carroll 1980-12-21
Movie Mission Galactica: The Cylon Attack Cmdr. Adama 1979-01-01
Movie The Bastard Bishop Francis 1978-05-22
Movie Battlestar Galactica Commander Adama 1978-09-16
Movie The Little Brown Burro Storyteller (voice) 1978-12-15
Series Battlestar Galactica Commander Adama 1978-09-17
Series Vega$ Unknown 1978-09-20
Series The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries Unknown 1977-01-30
Series Roots John Reynolds 1977-01-23
Movie SST: Death Flight Marshall Cole 1977-02-25
Series The Love Boat Buddy Bowers 1977-09-24
Movie The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald Matthew Arnold Watson 1977-09-30
Series Donny & Marie Unknown 1976-01-23
Series Arthur Hailey's The Moneychangers George Quartermain 1976-12-04
Movie High Country Calling 1975-01-01
Movie Nevada Smith Jonas Cord 1975-05-03
Movie Rex Harrison Presents Stories of Love Unknown 1974-05-01
Movie Earthquake Sam Royce 1974-01-01
Series Griff Unknown 1973-09-29
Movie Submersion of Japan Ambassador Warren Richards 1973-12-29
Movie The Special London Bridge Special Fiddler on the Roof 1972-01-01
Movie The Legend of Amaluk: An Arctic Journey Narrator 1972-10-06
Series V.I.P. Schaukel Unknown 1971-05-09
Movie The Gifts Narrator 1970-01-01
Movie Ride the Wind Ben Cartwright 1970-02-27
Series The Johnny Cash Show Unknown 1969-06-07
Movie Rowan & Martin At the Movies Himself 1968-01-01
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1968-01-22
Series Goldene Kamera Verleihung Himself 1966-01-25
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Series Die Drehscheibe himself 1964-04-01
Series The Merv Griffin Show Self 1962-10-01
Movie The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers Himself 1962-01-06
Movie The Trap Davis 1959-01-28
Movie The Hangman Clem J. Cummings 1959-06-17
Series Bonanza Ben Cartwright 1959-09-12
Movie The Gift of Love Grant Allan 1958-02-11
Movie The Last of the Fast Guns Michael O'Reilly 1958-07-01
Series Bronco Unknown 1958-09-23
Movie The Buccaneer Mercier 1958-12-11
Series Kraft Music Hall Self - Host 1958-10-08
Movie Mayerling Emperor's Aide 1957-02-04
Series Suspicion Unknown 1957-09-30
Movie Peyton Place District Attorney 1957-12-13
Movie The Edge of Innocence Lowell Williams 1957-10-31
Movie The Hard Man Rice Martin 1957-12-01
Movie Autumn Leaves Mr. Hanson 1956-08-01
Movie Tight Spot Benjamin Costain 1955-03-19
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series Cheyenne Unknown 1955-09-20
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Movie The Silver Chalice Peter 1954-12-20
Movie Age of Turmoil Narrator 1953-01-01
Movie Meaning Of Adolescence Narrator 1953-01-01
Movie Farewell Oak Street Narrator 1953-06-15
Movie Social-Sex Attitudes in Adolescence narrator 1953-12-31
Movie 1984 O'Brien 1953-09-21
Series Omnibus Unknown 1952-11-09
Movie A Capital Plan Narrator 1949-01-01
Series Bambi-Verleihung himself 1948-01-01
Movie What's on Your Mind Narrator 1948-12-25
Series Studio One Minister of Truth O'Brien 1948-11-07
Movie Johnny at the Fair Unknown 1947-01-01
Movie Now—The Peace Narrator (uncredited) 1945-05-18
Movie The War Is Over Narrator 1945-09-01
Movie Ordeal by Ice Narrator (voice) 1945-01-01
Movie Gateway to Asia Narrator (voice) 1945-12-03
Movie Headline Hunters Narrator (voice) 1945-12-10
Movie Suffer Little Children Himself - Narrator 1945-12-03
Movie Break-through Himself - Narrator 1944-03-13
Movie Fighting Sea-Fleas Narrator (voice) 1944-03-13
Movie Train Busters Narrator (voice) 1944-03-14
Movie Trans-Canada Express Narrator (voice) 1944-03-14
Movie The Mask of Nippon Narrator (voice) 1942-10-18
Movie Battle of Brains Narrator (voice) 1941-02-14
Movie Churchill's Island Narrator (voice) 1941-01-01
Movie Heroes of the Atlantic Narrator (voice) 1941-02-23
Movie Warclouds in the Pacific Narrator 1941-12-24
Movie Home Front Narrator 1940-01-01
Movie Atlantic Patrol Narrator 1940-01-01
Movie Children from Overseas Narrator 1940-07-15
Movie Front of Steel Narrator 1940-01-01
Movie Wings of Youth Narrator (voice) 1940-07-27
Series Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Unknown 1927-11-24