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Gary Cockrell

Born in St Louis, Missouri in 1932 Gary was a gymnast and athlete at school, who developed his interest in dance as a teenager after seeing the film 'The Red Shoes'. Moving to New York to learn dance he was in the 1957 Broadway production of 'West Side Story', coming to Britain with the show the following year. He left 'West Side Story' for a ... See full bio »


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Known For

Lolita Richard T. Schiller
The War Lover
The War Lover Lynch: Crew of 'The Body'
The Americanization of Emily
The Bedford Incident
The Bedford Incident Lieutenant Bascombe U.S.N. - C.I.C.


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 1977 Twilight's Last Gleaming
Capt. Jackson
 1971 The Persuaders! (TV Series)
 1967 The Man Outside
Brune Parry
 1965 The Bedford Incident
Lieutenant Bascombe U.S.N. - C.I.C. (as Gary Cockerell in closing credits)
 1964 The Americanization of Emily
Lt. Victor Wade
 1964 The Winston Affair
Lt. Oscar Morse
 1963 Blaze of Glory
Johnny de Bois
 1962-1963 The Saint (TV Series)
Bill Fulton / Lester Boyd
- The Benevolent Burglary (1963) ... Bill Fulton
- The Careful Terrorist (1962) ... Lester Boyd
 1963 It Happened Like This (TV Series)
- Three of a Kind (1963) ... Theo
 1963 Route 66 (TV Series)
 1963 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Stevenson Drake
- The Hollister John Garrison Story (1963) ... Stevenson Drake
 1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Wes Carmichael
- Annabel (1962) ... Wes Carmichael
 1962 The War Lover
Lynch: Crew of 'The Body'
 1962 Tiara Tahiti
 1962 Lolita
Richard T. Schiller
 1962 Two and Two Make Six
Leo Kober
 1962 Crosstrap
 1961 Operation Snafu
U.S. Snowdrop
 1960-1961 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Charles Blake / Curtis Carter
- The Siege at Killyfaddy (1960) ... Curtis Carter
 1961 Why Bother to Knock
American Sailor (uncredited)
 1961 Danger Man (TV Series)
Al Jason
- The Actor (1961) ... Al Jason
 1961 Call Me Genius
Artist (as Gary Cockerill)
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Richard Roe
- Machinal (1960) ... Richard Roe
- The Big Wheel (1960)
 1960 Tarzan the Magnificent
Johnny Banton
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Alternate Names:

Gary Cockerill | Gary Cockerell in closing credits

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Had trained as a dancer and choreographer before turning to acting. He first achieved notice in early British productions of "West Side Story".

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