Noble Willingham Biography

Birthday: 1931-08-31
Place of Birth: Mineola, Texas
Wiki Biography: Noble Willingham has appeared in more than 30 feature films, including Up Close & Personal (1996), Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), Chinatown (1974), Good Morning, Vietnam, City Slickers, City Slickers II, and The Distinguished Gentleman. He was born in the small town of Mineola, Texas, east of Dallas. After graduating from North Texas State College, he earned a master's degree in educational psychology from Baylor University. Willingham was a teacher before following his long-time dream of becoming an actor. He auditioned for a part in the film The Last Picture Show, which was filmed in Texas. He won the role, which led to another, in Paper Moon. On television, Willingham had a recurring role in the series Home Improvement and appeared as a guest star in the series Murder, She Wrote and Northern Exposure, both on CBS, and Quantum Leap. He appeared in the television film Men Don't Tell on CBS. His additional television film credits include Woman with a Past, The Alamo, and Unconquered. Willingham has a daughter, Stori. His birthday is August 31.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Paper Moon 1973 Comedy
W*A*L*T*E*R 1984 Comedy
Ann Jillian Duke Howard 1989 - 1990
Woman with a Past 1992 Drama
Men Don't Tell Riley 1993 Drama
Walker, Texas Ranger C.D. Parker 1993 - 1994 Action
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Riddle 1994 Comedy
Tweede Leven, Een Principal 2010 Drama
The Big Five-O Policeman 2013 Music
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
My Sweet Charlie 1970 Drama
Paper Moon 1973 Comedy, Crime, Drama
Big Bad Mama 1974 0, 0, Comedy
Greased Lightning 1977
Just Me and You 1978 Comedy
First Monday in October 1981 0
The Howling Charlie Barton 1981 Horror
Good Morning, Vietnam 1987 0, 0
Blind Fury MacCready 1990 Action
The Last Boy Scout 1991 0, Game Show, 0
Career Opportunities Roger Roy McClellan 1991 Comedy, Romance
City Slickers Clay Stone 1991 Comedy
Of Mice and Men The Boss 1992
Article 99 1992 Drama, Comedy
The Distinguished Gentleman 1992 Comedy, Crime
Fire in the Sky Blake Davis 1993 Sport, 0, Game Show
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Riddle 1994 0
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold Clay Stone 1994 Adventure, Comedy
The Corndog Man Ace Barker 1999 0
South of Heaven, West of Hell Sheriff Harris 2000 Drama
Blind Horizon 2003 Game Show