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Warren Oates

Warren Mercer Oates (July 5, 1928 – April 3, 1982) was an American actor best known for his performances in several films directed by Sam Peckinpah including The Wild Bunch (1969) and Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974). He starred in numerous films during the early 1970s which have since achieved cult status including The Hired Hand (1971), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971) and Race with the Devil (1975). Oates also portrayed Sergeant Hulka in the box office hit Stripes (1981). Description above from the Wikipedia article Warren Oates, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 5, 1928 In Depoy, Kentucky, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Studio One 1948-11-07
Latest Project:
Movie Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade 2004-07-25
Known For
Poster of Warren Oates: Across the Border
Poster of Blue Thunder
Poster of The Wild Bunch
Poster of Return of the Seven
Movie Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self (archive footage) 2004-07-25
Movie Warren Oates: Across the Border Self (archive footage) (uncredited) 1993-01-01
Movie Blue Thunder Braddock 1983-02-05
Movie Tough Enough James Neese 1983-05-20
Movie The Border Red 1982-01-29
Series The Blue and the Gray Major Welles 1982-11-14
Movie Stripes Sgt. Hulka 1981-06-25
Series East of Eden Cyrus Trask 1981-02-08
Movie Baby Comes Home Michael Kramer 1980-10-16
Series Tales of the Unexpected Harry 1979-03-24
Movie And Baby Makes Six Michael Kramer 1979-10-22
Movie 1941 Col. 'Madman' Maddox 1979-12-14
Movie My Old Man Frank Butler 1979-12-07
Movie True Grit: A Further Adventure Reuban J. 'Rooster' Cogburn 1978-05-19
Series Black Beauty Jerry Barker 1978-01-31
Movie China 9, Liberty 37 Matthew Sebanek 1978-08-04
Movie The Brink's Job Specs O'Keefe 1978-12-08
Movie The African Queen Capt. Charlie Allnut 1977-03-18
Movie American Raspberry Celebrity Sportsman 1977-09-12
Movie Sleeping Dogs Col. Willoughby 1977-10-06
Movie Dixie Dynamite Mack 1976-05-13
Movie Drum Hammond Maxwell 1976-07-30
Movie Rancho Deluxe Harmonica Player in Bar 1975-03-14
Movie 92 in the Shade Nichol Dance 1975-08-22
Movie Race with the Devil Frank Stewart 1975-06-01
Movie Cockfighter Frank Mansfield 1974-08-01
Movie The White Dawn Billy 1974-07-21
Movie Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia Bennie 1974-08-07
Movie The Thief Who Came to Dinner Dave Reilly 1973-03-01
Movie Kid Blue Reese Ford 1973-01-31
Movie Tom Sawyer Muff Potter 1973-03-15
Movie Dillinger John Dillinger 1973-07-20
Movie Badlands Holly's Father 1973-10-15
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Movie Two-Lane Blacktop G.T.O. 1971-07-07
Movie The Hired Hand Arch Harris 1971-08-11
Movie Chandler Chandler 1971-12-01
Movie The Reluctant Heroes Cpl. Leroy Sprague 1971-11-23
Movie The Movie Murderer Alfred Fisher 1970-02-02
Movie Barquero Jake Remy 1970-08-20
Movie There Was a Crooked Man... Floyd Moon 1970-09-18
Movie Smith! Walter Charlie 1969-03-21
Movie Crooks and Coronets Marty Miller 1969-04-02
Movie Lanton Mills Gunman 1969-11-03
Movie The Wild Bunch Lyle Gorch 1969-06-17
Movie Something for a Lonely Man Unknown 1968-01-01
Movie Gallegher: The Mystery of Edward Sims John Blythe 1968-03-31
Series Lancer Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie The Split Marty Gough 1968-11-04
Movie Welcome to Hard Times Leo Jenks 1967-04-30
Series Cimarron Strip Unknown 1967-09-07
Movie In the Heat of the Night Sam Wood 1967-08-02
Movie The Shooting Willett Gashade 1966-06-02
Movie Return of the Seven Colbee 1966-10-19
Series The Monroes Unknown 1966-09-07
Movie Major Dundee O.W. Hadley 1965-04-07
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Series Branded Unknown 1965-01-24
Series The Big Valley Unknown 1965-09-15
Series Lost in Space Jimmy Hapgood 1965-09-15
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19
Movie Mail Order Bride Jace 1964-03-10
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series The Fugitive Hanes McClure 1963-09-17
Series The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters Unknown 1963-09-29
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Movie Hero's Island Wayte Giddens 1962-09-16
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Movie Ride the High Country Henry Hammond 1962-06-20
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series Stoney Burke 1962-10-01
Series Target: The Corruptors! Unknown 1961-09-29
Movie The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond Eddie Diamond 1960-02-03
Movie Private Property Boots 1960-01-20
Series Tate Unknown 1960-06-08
Series Thriller Hugo Wheeler 1960-09-13
Series Outlaws Unknown 1960-09-26
Series The Lawless Years Unknown 1959-04-16
Series Rawhide Unknown 1959-01-09
Series Black Saddle Unknown 1959-01-10
Series Johnny Ringo Unknown 1959-10-02
Movie Yellowstone Kelly Corporal 1959-11-11
Series The Twilight Zone Jeep Driver 1959-10-02
Series Hawaiian Eye Unknown 1959-10-07
Series The Rebel Unknown 1959-10-04
Series Bronco Unknown 1958-09-23
Series Wanted: Dead or Alive Unknown 1958-09-06
Series The Rifleman Unknown 1958-09-30
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Bat Masterson Unknown 1958-10-08
Series Have Gun, Will Travel Unknown 1957-09-14
Series Trackdown Unknown 1957-10-04
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Beat the Clock Unknown 1950-03-23
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07