Newell Alexander Biography

Birthday: 1935-09-20
Place of Birth: Borger, Texas
Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)
Wiki Biography: Newell Alexander's stage credits include the original productions of Del Shores' "Cheatin'," "Daddy's Dyin' Who's Got the Will?" (and also the film version), "Sordid Lives" (and also the film version) and "Southern Baptist Sissies". Newell's TV work includes recurring roles on "Big Love" (2006) for HBO, "Arrested Development" (2003), "Alias" (2001) and "Walker, Texas Ranger" (1993). He is a principal member of the "L.A. MadDogs", one of the industry's busiest voice-over groups (Ray (2003), Shark Tale (2004), Shrek (2001), Shrek 2 (2004), Madagascar (2005), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004), among others). Has has also voiced commercials for such companies as Smith Barney, CVS Phamacy, Cool Whip, Aleve, Pfizer, Acura, Coca-Cola, Wells Fargo Bank and Washington Apples. Newell is the George W. Bush sound-alike for MoveOn.org. He plays Gen. Sam Houston as the host of the Texas History Museum's "Texas Hall of Heroes" at the State Capitol in Austin. He has produced and performed in 33 hour-long radio dramas for the Autry Museum of Western Heritage for PBS. Newell performed as Neil Young's opening act "Dan Clear" for 70 shows in 1983-84. He and his wife Rosemary share five children and seven grandchildren.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Madhouse Dr. Douglas 2004 Horror
Crimes That Shook Britain General Heckler 2008 Documentary
Sordid Lives: The Series Wardell 'Bubba' Owens 2008 Comedy
Market Warriors Radio Show Sound Effects Man 2012 Reality Tv
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Madhouse Dr. Douglas 1974 Reality Tv, Game Show
Zandalee 1991 Drama, Romance, Thriller
A Climate for Killing Roy Paris 1991 Drama
Sordid Lives Wardell 'Bubba' Owens 2001 Comedy
The Hunchback of Notre Dame II 2002 Animation, Adventure, Family
The Stray Chief James 2004 Thriller
The Gingerdead Man 2005 0, 0
For Heaven's Sake Older David 2008 Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Dragon Hunter Aaron 2008 Action, Adventure, Fantasy
First Strike Secretary McTeague 2009 Action, Thriller
Astro Boy 2009 Animation, Action, Family
The Gundown Sheriff Deets 2011
Easy Rider: The Ride Back Old Hickcock 'Wild Bill' Williams 2013 Adventure, Drama
Dark Canyon Judge Backhaus 2013
August: Osage County Dr. Burke 2013 0, 0
Southern Baptist Sissies Preacher 2013 Drama