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Richard Davalos (1930–2016)

Richard Davalos was born on November 5, 1930 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Richard Norman Davalos. He was an actor, known for Cool Hand Luke (1967), East of Eden (1955) and Kelly's Heroes (1970). He was married to Ellen Davalos. He died on March 8, 2016 in Burbank, California, USA. See full bio »

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Cool Hand Luke
Cool Hand Luke Blind Dick
East of Eden
East of Eden Aron Trask
Kelly's Heroes
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 2008 Ninja Cheerleaders
Don Lazzaro
 2003 Between the Sheets
Mr. Little
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
D.L. Beaumont
- The Family Jewels (1990) ... D.L. Beaumont
 1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes
Mr. Crosetti
 1983 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Luckman, SFX Man
- Spaced Out (1983) ... Luckman, SFX Man
 1981 Death Hunt
Beeler (as Dick Davalos)
 1981 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Spencer Krump
- Hart-Shaped Murder (1981) ... Spencer Krump (as Dick Davalos)
 1980 Battle Beyond the Stars
Yago: Malmori (as Dick Davalos)
 1980 The Jeffersons (TV Series)
Red Ryder
- The Arrival: Part 2 (1980) ... Red Ryder (as Dick Davalos)
 1979 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
- Pogo Lil (1979) ... (as Dick Davalos)
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Series)
Captain Olini
- The Slavers (1979) ... Captain Olini (as Dick Davalos)
 1977 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
George Hawley
- A Capitol Crime (1977) ... George Hawley (as Dick Davalos)
 1976 The Quest: The Longest Drive (TV Movie)
Pratt (as Dick Davalos)
 1976 The Quest (TV Series)
- The Longest Drive: Part 2 (1976) ... Pratt (as Dick Davalos)
- The Longest Drive: Part 1 (1976) ... Pratt (as Dick Davalos)
 1976 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Manny Stickells
- Foul on the First Play (1976) ... Manny Stickells (as Dick Davalos)
 1975 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
- Odds Against Tomorrow (1975) ... Vern (as Dick Davalos)
 1975 Bronk (TV Series)
- The Pickoff (1975)
 1975 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
- Ordeal (1975) ... Manny
 1975 Petrocelli (TV Series)
District Attorney Charles Waller
- The Kidnapping (1975) ... District Attorney Charles Waller (as Dick Davalos)
 1973 Toma (TV Series)
- Frame-Up (1973)
 1973 Snatched (TV Movie)
 1971 Will to Die
Johnny Dean
 1971 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Mason Rhodes
- The Replacement (1971) ... Mason Rhodes
 1970 Brother, Cry for Me
Michael Noble
 1969 Mannix (TV Series)
Paddy Wright
- Missing: Sun and Sky (1969) ... Paddy Wright
 1969 Pit Stop
Rick Bowman (as Dick Davalos)
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
Vincent Jarman
- A Swim with Sharks (1968) ... Vincent Jarman
 1968 The Rat Patrol (TV Series)
Captain Wansee
- The Decoy Raid (1968) ... Captain Wansee
 1966 Blue Light (TV Series)
Captain Hegner
- Agent of the East (1966) ... Captain Hegner (as Dick Davalos)
 1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Will Butler
- The Empty Sleeve (1965) ... Will Butler (as Dick Davalos)
 1962-1964 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Rodney Banks / James Anderson
- The Case of the Ice-Cold Hands (1964) ... Rodney Banks (as Dick Davalos)
- The Case of the Hateful Hero (1962) ... James Anderson (as Dick Davalos)
 1963 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
- Blue Water Sailor (1963) ... (as Richard Valos)
 1963 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Ron Peterson
- Lady in the Sun (1963) ... Ron Peterson (as Dick Davalos)
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Gordon Hall
- An Ancient Office (1962) ... Gordon Hall (as Dick Davalos)
 1961-1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Glen Thomson / Mickey Marden
- Lament for a Saturday Warrior (1962) ... Glen Thomson (as Dick Davalos)
- A Touch of Velvet (1961) ... Mickey Marden (as Dick Davalos)
 1962 The Cabinet of Caligari
Mark Lindstrom
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
Alan Michaels
- All My Clients Are Innocent (1962) ... Alan Michaels (as Dick Davalos)
 1961 Laramie (TV Series)
Danny Hode
- The Last Journey (1961) ... Danny Hode (as Dick Davalos)
 1960 Bonanza (TV Series)
Johnny Logan
- The Trail Gang (1960) ... Johnny Logan (as Dick Davalos)
 1960 R.C.M.P. (TV Series)
Leonard Purdy
- The Rustler (1960) ... Leonard Purdy
 1960 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Corporal Fred Cossage
- The Return (1960) ... Corporal Fred Cossage
 1960 All the Young Men
Pvt. Casey (as Dick Davalos)
 1959 Decoy (TV Series)
Danny Dombrowsky
- An Eye for an Eye (1959) ... Danny Dombrowsky (as Dick Davalos)
 1958 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Dan Buhler
- Thirty Days to Reconsider (1958) ... Dan Buhler
 1957 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- A Loud Laugh (1957) ... Cameron
 1957 West Point (TV Series)
Cadet Leo Tanner
- The Command (1957) ... Cadet Leo Tanner
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- The Bottle Imp (1956)
- Johnny Came Marching Home (1956) ... Johnny
 1956 Star Tonight (TV Series)
- Tough Boy (1956)
- Two Windows (1956) ... Ludwig
 1955 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- My Aunt Daisy (1955)
 1955 The Sea Chase
Cadet Walter Stemme (as Dick Davalos)
 1955 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
- The Cornered Man (1955) ... (as Dick Davalos)
 1953 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
Tom Bates
- Ernie Barger Is 50 (1953) ... Tom Bates
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