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Dick Cangey (1933–2003)


Dick Cangey was born on July 9, 1933 in Mahonington, Pennsylvania, USA as Richard Melvin Cangey. He is known for his work on The Wild Wild West (1965), Vega$ (1978) and D.A.: Conspiracy to Kill (1971). He was married to Mary Ann Medina. He died on October 29, 2003 in Orange County, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Wild Wild West
The Wild Wild West Henchman / Guard / Heavy / Soldier / 1st Guard / Ben / Buckley Guard / Carter / Convict / Cortez Henchman / Delivery Man / Deputy / Gunsel / Heavy #2 / Henchman in Shop / Henchman in Wheelchair / Hinterstoisser Henchman / Hooded Attacker / Johnny Dirk / Legion Member / Man #2 / Moke / O'Reilley Man / Pinewood Onlooker / Pistolero / Raven Henchman / Rusty / Saloon Brawler / Student / Underling
(1966-1969)
Vega$
Vega$ Sorti
(1978)
Capone
Capone Extra
(1975)

Filmography

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 1978 Vega$ (TV Series)
Sorti
- Mother Mishkin (1978) ... Sorti (as Richard Cangey)
 1977 CHiPs (TV Series)
Van Helper
- Pilot (1977) ... Van Helper (as Richard Cangey)
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
Lulu
- Aggie (1976) ... Lulu
 1975 Capone
Extra (uncredited)
 1969-1974 Mannix (TV Series)
Tyson / Cang
- The Dark Hours (1974)
- Shadow Play (1971) ... Tyson
- The Playground (1969) ... Cang (uncredited)
 1973 Assignment: Vienna (TV Series)
Rocco
- Soldier of Fortune (1973) ... Rocco
 1971 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Workman
- The Legend (1971) ... Workman
 1971 D.A.: Conspiracy to Kill (TV Movie)
 1966-1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Henchman / Heavy / Guard / ...
- The Night of the Tycoons (1969) ... Henchman (uncredited)
- The Night of the Plague (1969) ... Henchman (uncredited)
- The Night of the Bleak Island (1969) ... Hooded Attacker (uncredited)
- The Night of the Diva (1969) ... Henchman (uncredited)
- The Night of the Pistoleros (1969) ... Pistolero (uncredited)
 1968 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Tony Carbasos / Calabasos
- The Contender: Part 2 (1968) ... Tony Carbasos (uncredited)
- The Contender: Part 1 (1968) ... Calabasos (uncredited)
 1966 Branded (TV Series)
Grant / Gate Guard at Party
- Kellie (1966) ... Grant
- The Assassins: Part 2 (1966) ... Gate Guard at Party (uncredited)
 1965-1966 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Townsman / Gang Member / Trial Spectator / ...
- Hazard (1966) ... Townsman
- Barbary Red (1966) ... Gang Member (uncredited)
- The Murdered Party (1965) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
- Winner Lose All (1965) ... Arm wrestler (uncredited)
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 1978 Vega$ (TV Series) (stunts)
 1975 Capone (stunts - uncredited)
  The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (stunts - 42 episodes, 1966 - 1969) (stunt double - 2 episodes, 1967 - 1968)
- The Night of the Tycoons (1969) ... (stunts - uncredited)
- The Night of the Plague (1969) ... (stunts - uncredited)
- The Night of the Diva (1969) ... (stunts - uncredited)
- The Night of the Janus (1969) ... (stunts - uncredited)
- The Night of the Sabatini Death (1969) ... (stunts - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Richard Cangey
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Trivia:

Besides Robert Conrad and Ross Martin, he is the only other actor to appear in a significant amount of episodes of "The Wild Wild West". He appeared 48 times, playing different henchmen and villains each of the 48 times.

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