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Edgar Buchanan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Edgar Buchanan (March 20, 1903 – April 4, 1979) was an American actor with a long career in both film and television, most familiar today as Uncle Joe Carson from the Petticoat Junction, Green Acres and Beverly Hillbillies television sitcoms of the 1960s. As Uncle Joe, he took over as proprietor of the Shady Rest Hotel following the death of Bea Benaderet, who had played Kate Bradley. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edgar Buchanan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Mar 20, 1903 In Humansville, Missouri, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie My Son is Guilty 1939-12-28
Latest Project:
Movie The History of Hooterville 2005-10-19
Known For
Poster of Chartroose Caboose
Poster of The Andy Griffith Show
Poster of Perry Mason
Poster of Shane
Movie The History of Hooterville Self (archive footage) 2005-10-19
Movie Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) 1983-02-25
Movie Benji Bill 1974-10-17
Movie The Marshal of Madrid Deputy JJ Jackson 1972-01-01
Movie Sam Cade J.J. Jackson 1972-01-01
Series Cade's County Senior Deputy J.J. Jackson 1971-09-19
Movie Yuma Mules McNeil 1971-03-02
Movie The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again Jason Fitch 1970-11-16
Movie Angel in My Pocket Axel Gresham 1969-04-02
Movie The Over-the-Hill Gang Jason Fitch 1969-07-06
Series The Mod Squad Unknown 1968-09-24
Movie Welcome to Hard Times Brown 1967-04-30
Movie Gunpoint Bull 1966-03-22
Movie The Rounders Vince Moore 1965-01-08
Series Green Acres Unknown 1965-09-15
Movie The Man from Button Willow Sorry 1965-04-03
Series Vacation Playhouse Unknown 1963-07-22
Movie A Ticklish Affair Captain Martin / Gramps 1963-08-18
Movie Donovan's Reef Francis O'Brien 1963-06-12
Movie McLintock! Bunny Dull 1963-11-12
Series Petticoat Junction 1963-09-24
Movie Move Over, Darling Judge Bryson 1963-12-19
Movie Ride the High Country Judge Tolliver 1962-06-20
Series The Beverly Hillbillies Unknown 1962-09-26
Series Stoney Burke Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Flashing Spikes Crab Holman 1962-10-04
Movie Tammy Tell Me True Judge Carver 1961-07-26
Movie Devil's Partner Doc Lucas 1961-09-19
Series Bus Stop Unknown 1961-10-01
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Movie The Comancheros Circuit Court Judge Thaddeus Jackson Breen 1961-10-30
Series Thriller Unknown 1960-09-13
Series National Velvet Unknown 1960-09-18
Movie Four Fast Guns Dipper 1960-02-10
Series Outlaws Unknown 1960-09-26
Series The Tall Man Unknown 1960-09-10
Series Bringing Up Buddy Unknown 1960-10-10
Series The Andy Griffith Show Unknown 1960-10-03
Movie Chartroose Caboose 1960-12-28
Movie Cimarron Judge Neal Hefner 1960-12-01
Series Route 66 Unknown 1960-10-07
Movie It Started with a Kiss Congressman Richard Tappe 1959-08-19
Movie King of the Wild Stallions Idaho 1959-05-17
Series Riverboat Unknown 1959-09-13
Series The Twilight Zone Doc Bolton 1959-10-02
Series Laramie Unknown 1959-09-15
Movie Hound-Dog Man Doc Cole 1959-11-11
Movie Edge of Eternity Sheriff Edwards 1959-11-02
Series Wanted: Dead or Alive Unknown 1958-09-06
Movie Day of the Badman Sam Wyckoff 1958-03-06
Movie The Sheepman Milt Masters 1958-05-01
Series Bronco Unknown 1958-09-23
Series The Rifleman Grandpa Fogarty 1958-09-30
Series Bat Masterson Unknown 1958-10-08
Series Lawman Unknown 1958-10-05
Series Have Gun, Will Travel Unknown 1957-09-14
Movie Spoilers of the Forest Tom Duncan 1957-04-04
Series Maverick Jed Christianson 1957-09-22
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Series Trackdown Unknown 1957-10-04
Series 26 Men Unknown 1957-11-01
Series Leave It to Beaver Captain Jack 1957-10-04
Movie Come Next Spring Mr. Canary 1956-03-09
Series The Adventures of Jim Bowie Unknown 1956-09-07
Movie The Lonesome Trail Dan Wells 1955-07-01
Movie Rage at Dawn Judge 1955-03-26
Series The Millionaire Unknown 1955-01-19
Movie The Silver Star Will 'Bill' Dowdy (as Edgar Buchanon) 1955-04-07
Movie Wichita Doc Black 1955-07-03
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Judge Roy Bean Unknown 1955-09-01
Movie She Couldn't Say No Ed Meeker 1954-02-15
Movie Make Haste to Live Sheriff Lafe 1954-03-25
Movie Human Desire Alec Simmons 1954-08-05
Movie Destry The Honorable Hiram J. Sellers, Mayor 1954-12-01
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Movie Dawn at Socorro Sheriff Cauthen 1954-08-27
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie Shane Fred Lewis 1953-04-23
Movie It Happens Every Thursday Jake 1953-04-22
Movie Flaming Feather Sgt. O'Rourke 1952-02-01
Movie Wild Stallion John Wintergreen 1952-04-27
Movie The Big Trees Walter 'Yukon' Burns 1952-02-05
Series Hopalong Cassidy Red Connors 1952-09-19
Series Cavalcade of America Unknown 1952-10-01
Movie Toughest Man in Arizona Jim Hadlock 1952-10-10
Movie The Great Missouri Raid Dr. Samuels 1951-02-01
Movie Rawhide Sam Todd (Rawhide stationmaster) 1951-03-25
Movie Cave of Outlaws Dobbs 1951-11-15
Series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Unknown 1951-10-05
Movie Silver City Dutch Surrency 1951-12-01
Movie Cargo to Capetown Sam Bennett 1950-04-01
Movie Cheaper by the Dozen Dr. Burton 1950-03-31
Movie The Big Hangover Uncle Fred Mahoney 1950-05-26
Movie Devil's Doorway Zeke Carmody 1950-09-15
Movie Red Canyon Jonah Johnson 1949-05-05
Movie The Walking Hills Old Willy 1949-03-05
Movie Lust for Gold Wiser 1949-06-10
Movie Any Number Can Play Ed 1949-07-15
Movie Adventures in Silverado Dr. Hendersonn 1948-03-25
Movie The Black Arrow Lawless 1948-03-18
Movie The Swordsman Angus MacArden 1948-01-02
Movie The Wreck of the Hesperus George Lockhart 1948-02-04
Movie Coroner Creek Sheriff O'Hea 1948-07-01
Movie Best Man Wins Jim Smiley 1948-05-06
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Movie The Untamed Breed John Rambeau 1948-10-20
Movie The Man from Colorado Doc Merriam 1948-08-07
Movie The Sea of Grass Jeff, Cook on Brewton Ranch 1947-04-25
Movie Framed Jeff Cunningham 1947-05-25
Movie Abilene Town Sheriff Bravo Trimble 1946-01-11
Movie The Fighting Guardsman Brown 1946-01-04
Movie The Bandit of Sherwood Forest Friar Tuck 1946-02-21
Movie Perilous Holiday George Richards 1946-03-20
Movie If I'm Lucky Darius J. Magonnagle 1946-09-02
Movie Renegades Kirk Dembrow 1946-06-13
Movie The Walls Came Tumbling Down George Bradford 1946-06-07
Movie Buffalo Bill Sgt. Chips McGraw 1944-04-02
Movie Bride by Mistake Jonathan Connors 1944-07-26
Movie The Impatient Years Judge 1944-09-10
Movie Strange Affair Lt. Washburn 1944-10-05
Movie City Without Men Judge Michael T. Mallory 1943-01-14
Movie The Desperadoes Uncle Willie McLeod 1943-05-25
Movie Destroyer Kansus Jackson 1943-08-19
Movie Good Luck, Mr. Yates Jonesey Jones 1943-06-29
Movie Tombstone: The Town too Tough to Die Curly Bill Brocious 1942-06-13
Movie The Talk of the Town Sam Yates 1942-08-20
Movie Her First Beau Elmer Tuttle 1941-05-08
Movie The Richest Man in Town Pete Martin 1941-08-02
Movie Penny Serenade Applejack Carney 1941-04-24
Movie Texas Buford 'Doc' Thorpe 1941-10-09
Movie You Belong to Me Billings 1941-10-22
Movie Tear Gas Squad Cousin Andy 1940-05-04
Movie Too Many Husbands McDermott 1940-04-03
Movie Escape to Glory Charles Atterbee 1940-05-20
Movie The Sea Hawk Ben Rollins 1940-08-10
Movie When the Daltons Rode Narrator / Old-Timer (uncredited) 1940-08-23
Movie Arizona Judge Bogardus 1940-12-25
Movie My Son is Guilty Dan, Bartender 1939-12-28