Brian Keith Biography

Birthday: 1921-11-14
Place of Birth: Bayonne, New Jersey
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m) Mini Biography Son
Wiki Biography: Son of character actor Robert Keith and stage actress Helena Shipman. He grew up on the road with his parents while they toured in plays. First appeared at age 3 in film Pied Piper Malone (1924) with his father. Began acting in radio programs and on stage before World War II. Joined the Marines and served as a machine gunner. Returned to Broadway stage after the war and branched out into television and film. Worked as an extra in several films before achieving speaking roles and subsequent stardom.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Tales of Tomorrow 1951 Drama
Profiles in Courage 1964 Drama
Family Affair (1966) Uncle Bill Davis 1966 - 1971
Centennial Sheriff Axel Dumire 1978 - 1979 Action
Pursuit of Happiness (1987) Prof. Roland G. Duncan 1987 - 1988
Walter and Emily Walter Collins 1991 Comedy
Picture Windows 1994
Meteor Dr. Dubov 2009 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Violent Men 1955
Tight Spot 1955 Drama, Thriller
Run of the Arrow 1957
Fort Dobbs Clett 1958
The Young Philadelphians 1959 Drama
Ten Who Dared William Dunn 1960
The Deadly Companions 1962
Moon Pilot 1962 Family, Comedy, Sci Fi
Savage Sam 1963 Family, Adventure
The Pleasure Seekers 1964
A Tiger Walks Sheriff Pete Williams 1964 Family, Drama
The Hallelujah Trail 1965 Comedy
Nevada Smith Jonas Cord 1966 0
The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming 1966 0
The Rare Breed 1966 Drama, Romance
Reflections in a Golden Eye 1967 Drama, Romance, Thriller
Krakatoa, East of Java 1968 0, 0
With Six You Get Eggroll Jake Iverson 1968 Comedy, Drama, Family
Something Big 1971 Fantasy
The McKenzie Break 1971 Drama, Action
The Yakuza 1975
The Wind and the Lion Theodore Roosevelt 1975 Action, Adventure, Drama
Hooper 1978 Action, Comedy
Meteor 1979 Action, Drama, Sci Fi
The Mountain Men 1980 Adventure
Sharky's Machine Papa 1981 Comedy, 0, 0
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory Col. Davy Crockett 1987 Fantasy, 0
Death Before Dishonor 1987 Action, Drama
Nightfall John 1988 Game Show
Young Guns Buckshot Roberts 1988 Action, Comedy, Crime
Welcome Home Harry Robins 1989 Drama
Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story 1996 Drama
The Second Civil War 1997 Comedy, Drama
Rough Riders President William McKinley 1997 Action, Drama, History
Follow Your Heart Roddy Thompson 1999 Comedy
Serial Nightmares Mr. Doyle 2013 Horror
Beware of the Klowns Danny Jabber 2015 Comedy, Horror