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Buffalo Bill Cody (Character)
from Buffalo Bill (1944)

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Alternate Names:
Bill Cody / Buffalo Bill / Col. Buffalo Bill Cody / Fake Buffalo Bill / Lightning Bill / Wax Figure of Buffalo Bill / William 'Buffalo Bill' Cody / William F. 'Buffalo Bill' Cody / William F. Cody / William Frederick 'Buffalo Bill' Cody


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  1. The Hard Ride (2015) Played by Tim Abell (as Buffalo Bill)

  2. Buffalo Bill's American West (2011) (TV) Played by Henry O. Arnold (as William F. Cody)
    ... aka "Visions of the American West" - USA (original title)

  3. "Murdoch Mysteries"
    ... aka "The Artful Detective" - USA (alternative title)
        - Mild Mild West (2009) TV episode, Played by Nicholas Campbell
  4. Buffalo Bill's Defunct: Stories from the New West (2004) Played by Earl V. Prebezac (as Buffalo Bill)
  5. Hidalgo (2004) Played by J.K. Simmons
    ... aka "Dash" - Philippines (English title) (review title)
    ... aka "Ocean of Fire" - Japan (English title)
  6. "Arena"
        - Buffalo Bill's Wild West: How the Myth Was Made (2003) TV episode, Played by David Johansen (as Buffalo Bill) / Ken Andersen (as Buffalo Bill)
  7. Cody: An Evening with Buffalo Bill (2001) (V) Played by Peter Sherayko (as Buffalo Bill)

  8. Wild Bill (1995) Played by Keith Carradine
  9. Buffalo Girls (1995) (TV) Played by Peter Coyote
  10. "Lonesome Dove: The Series"
        - Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show (1995) TV episode, Played by Dennis Weaver
        - Last Stand (1994) TV episode, Played by Dennis Weaver
        - Down Come Rain: Part 2 (1994) TV episode, Played by Dennis Weaver
        - When Wilt Thou Blow: Part 3 (1994) TV episode, Played by Dennis Weaver
        - O Western Wind: Part 1 (1994) TV episode, Played by Dennis Weaver
  11. "The Wild West" (1993) TV series Played by Brian Keith
  12. "The Young Riders"
        - 'Til Death Do Us Part: Part 1 (1992) TV episode, Played by Stephen Baldwin (as William F. Cody)
        - 'Til Death Do Us Part: Part 2 (1992) TV episode, Played by Stephen Baldwin (as William F. Cody)
        - The Debt (1992) TV episode, Played by Stephen Baldwin (as William F. Cody)
        - Lessons Learned (1992) TV episode, Played by Stephen Baldwin (as William F. Cody)
        - The Sacrifice (1992) TV episode, Played by Stephen Baldwin (as William F. Cody)
          (62 more)

  13. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues (1987) (TV) Played by Jeffrey Jones (as Buffalo Bill)
  14. "Tall Tales & Legends"
    ... aka "Shelley Duvall's Tall Tales & Legends" - USA (complete title)
        - Annie Oakley (1985) TV episode, Played by Brian Dennehy (as Buffalo Bill)
  15. "Wildside"
        - Buffalo Who? (1985) TV episode, Played by James Cromwell (as Fake Buffalo Bill)
  16. Calamity Jane (1984) (TV) Played by Ken Kercheval
  17. "Little House on the Prairie"
    ... aka "L.H.O.T.P." - International (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "Little House: A New Beginning" - USA (last season title)
        - For the Love of Blanche (1983) TV episode, Played by Eddie Quillan (as Buffalo Bill)
  18. "Voyagers!"
        - Sneak Attack (1983) TV episode, Played by Ike Eisenmann (as Bill Cody)
        - Buffalo Bill and Annie Play the Palace (1983) TV episode, Played by Robert Donner
  19. The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981) Played by Ted Flicker

  20. The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang (1979) (TV) Played by Buff Brady (as Buffalo Bill)
  21. The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979) (TV) Played by R.L. Tolbert (as Buffalo Bill)
  22. This Is the West That Was (1974) (TV) Played by Matt Clark
  23. Don't Touch the White Woman! (1974) Played by Michel Piccoli (as Buffalo Bill)
    ... aka "Touche pas à la femme blanche" - France (original title)
  24. Three Supermen of the West (1973) Played by José Canalejas (as Buffalo Bill)
    ... aka "...e così divennero i 3 supermen del West" - Italy (original title)
  25. The Hourglass Sanatorium (1973) Played by Andrzej Herder (as Wax Figure of Buffalo Bill)
    ... aka "Sanatorium pod klepsydra" - Poland (original title)
    ... aka "The Sandglass" - International (English title) (informal title)

  26. Annie Get Your Gun (1967) (TV) Played by Rufus Smith
  27. The Plainsman (1966) Played by Guy Stockwell
  28. Seven Hours of Gunfire (1965) Played by Rik Van Nutter
    ... aka "Aventuras del Oeste" - Spain (original title)
  29. Buffalo Bill (1965) Played by Gordon Scott (as Buffalo Bill)
    ... aka "Buffalo Bill, l'eroe del far west" - Italy (original title)
  30. The Raiders (1963) Played by Jim McMullan (as William F. 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)

  31. "Colt .45"
        - A Legend of Buffalo Bill (1959) TV episode, Played by Britt Lomond
  32. "Death Valley Days"
    ... aka "Call of the West" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "The Pioneers" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "Trails West" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "Western Star Theater" - USA (syndication title)
        - The Grand Duke (1959) TV episode, Played by John Lupton
        - Two-Gun Nan (1958) TV episode, Played by William O'Neal
  33. Badman's Country (1958) Played by Malcolm Atterbury
  34. "Circus Boy"
        - The Return of Buffalo Bill (1957) TV episode, Played by Dick Foran
  35. Annie Get Your Gun (1957) (TV) Played by William O'Neal (as William Frederick 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)
  36. "The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp"
        - Command Performance (1957) TV episode, Played by Ray Kellogg
  37. Riding with Buffalo Bill (1954) Played by Marshall Reed (as Bill Cody)
  38. Pony Express (1953) Played by Charlton Heston
  39. Buffalo Bill in Tomahawk Territory (1952) Played by Clayton Moore
  40. King of the Bullwhip (1950) Played by Tex Cooper (as Buffalo Bill)
  41. Annie Get Your Gun (1950) Played by Louis Calhern (as Col. Buffalo Bill Cody)
  42. Cody of the Pony Express (1950) Played by Dickie Moore (as Bill Cody)

  43. Law of the Golden West (1949) Played by Monte Hale (as Bill Cody)
  44. Buffalo Bill in Rome (1949) Played by Enzo Fiermonte (as Buffalo Bill)
    ... aka "Buffalo Bill a Roma" - Italy (original title)
  45. Buffalo Bill Rides Again (1947) Played by Richard Arlen (as Buffalo Bill)
  46. Buffalo Bill (1944) Played by Joel McCrea (as William Frederick 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)
  47. Overland Mail (1942) Played by Bob Baker (as Bill Cody)
  48. Pony Express Days (1940) Played by George Reeves (as William F. 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)
  49. Young Buffalo Bill (1940) Played by Roy Rogers (as Bill Cody)

  50. Flaming Frontiers (1938) Played by Jack Rutherford
  51. Outlaw Express (1938) Played by Carlyle Moore Jr. (as Bill Cody)
  52. The Plainsman (1936) Played by James Ellison
  53. Annie Oakley (1935) Played by Moroni Olsen (as William 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)
  54. The Miracle Rider (1935) Played by Tex Cooper (as Buffalo Bill)
  55. The World Changes (1933) Played by Douglass Dumbrille
  56. Battling with Buffalo Bill (1931) Played by Tom Tyler (as William 'Buffalo Bill' Cody)

  57. Wyoming (1928) Played by William Fairbanks (as Buffalo Bill)
  58. Buffalo Bill's Fight (1927) Played by Duke R. Lee (as Buffalo Bill)
  59. Fighting with Buffalo Bill (1926) Played by Edmund Cobb
  60. The Last Frontier (1926) Played by Jack Hoxie
  61. With Buffalo Bill on the U. P. Trail (1926) Played by Roy Stewart
    ... aka "Buffalo Bill on the U. P. Trail" - USA (review title)
  62. Thundering Romance (1924) Played by Jay Wilsey (as Lightning Bill)
  63. The Iron Horse (1924) Played by George Waggner (as Buffalo Bill)
  64. In the Days of Buffalo Bill (1922) Played by Duke R. Lee
Archive Footage:
  1. Annie Get Your Gun Intro with Susan Lucci (2000) (V) Played by Frank Morgan / Louis Calhern
  2. Custer's Last Stand (1936/II) Played by Ted Adams (as Buffalo Bill)

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Fun Stuff

From Pony Express (1953)
Evelyn Hastings: Mr. Cody, Mr. Cody, I can never thank you enough.
Captain William Frank 'Buffalo Bill' Cody: Sure you can if you want to.
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