In 1961, he and Bing Russell starred in an unsold pilot for a adventure series set in the Pacific Northwest called "Loggers".
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
In a 1967 interview, on appearing on
: "[I] had to wear lifts.... I'm 6 foot 3 but alongside Dan Blocker
I guess they thought I looked like Mickey Rooney
was originally going to ride the atom bomb in "Dr. Strangelove". Slim got a phone call late one evening from Stanley Kubrick
- "Peter has fallen and broken his hip, I need you for a days shoot - I need you bad and I need you now, how soon can you get on a plane and make it to London?". Slim obliged and in his haste forgot that he didn't have a passport.
Often acted in post-modern Westerns or parodies of Westerns