Driver of the Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais pace car at 69th Indianapolis 500, with no passengers.
3 Print Biographies |
3 Interviews |
2 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I got into the business to put a roof over my head. I wasn't looking for star status. I just wanted to keep working.
Was Roy Huggins
first choice for the lead role on the Western series Cheyenne
(1955), but that role eventually went to an another largely unknown actor, Clint Walker
, because the casting director could not reach Garner in time (according to Garner's autobiography), and Garner wound up playing an Army officer in the pilot instead.
Personally honest, wisecracking, self-deprecating, reluctant, naturally masculine hero.