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Thayer David (1927–1978)

He was David Thayer Hersey from an upper crust Medford, Massachusetts family. After secondary school he began attending Harvard University. Along with several students he founded the Brattle Theatre Company in 1946. After working closely on Brattle with fellow Harvard graduates and his father,Thayer Frye Hersey, David took the stage name Thayer ... See full bio »

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 1979 Nero Wolfe (TV Movie)
Nero Wolfe
 1978 House Calls
Phil Pogostin
 1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
- The Strange Fate of Flight 608 (1977) ... Goldman
 1977 Washington: Behind Closed Doors (TV Mini-Series)
Elmer Morse
- Part 5 (1977) ... Elmer Morse
- Part 4 (1977) ... Elmer Morse
- Part 3 (1977) ... Elmer Morse
- Part 1 (1977) ... Elmer Morse
 1977 Sudden Death
 1977 The Amazing Howard Hughes (TV Movie)
Floyd Odlum
 1977 The Rhinemann Exchange (TV Mini-Series)
 1977 Fun with Dick and Jane
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
- Part V (1977) ... Harlan
- Part VI (1977) ... Harlan
- Part III (1977) ... Harlan
 1976 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Doyle Weston
- Double Exposure (1976) ... Doyle Weston
 1976 Rocky
 1976 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Ron Meeker
- Target: Angels (1976) ... Ron Meeker
 1976 Switch (TV Series)
Paul Berryman
- The Twelfth Commandment (1976) ... Paul Berryman
 1976 The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox
Josiah Widdicombe (Mormon patriarch)
 1976 Columbo (TV Series)
- Now You See Him (1976) ... Clerk
 1976 Petrocelli (TV Series)
Arnold MacIver
- The Night Visitor (1976) ... Arnold MacIver
 1976 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
George Felton
- Omaha Tiger (1976) ... George Felton
 1976 Peeper
Frank Prendergast
 1975 Kojak (TV Series)
Mr. B / Tyrone
- Secret Snow, Deadly Snow (1975) ... Mr. B
- Acts of Desperate Men (1975) ... Tyrone
 1975 Hearts of the West
Bank Manager
 1975 Harry O (TV Series)
Peter MacNamara
- Shades (1975) ... Peter MacNamara
 1975 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Jack Pierson
- Eyes Only (1975) ... Jack Pierson
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Marcus Halliday
- The Adventure of Auld Lang Syne (1975) ... Marcus Halliday (uncredited)
 1975 The Eiger Sanction
 1975 Foreplay
 1975 The Secret Night Caller (TV Movie)
Mr. Henry
 1975 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Carl Birrell
- Say Goodbye to Jennifer (1975) ... Carl Birrell
 1974 The Missiles of October (TV Movie)
Narrator (uncredited)
 1973 The Werewolf of Washington
 1973 Happy Mother's Day, Love George
Minister Pollard
 1973 Save the Tiger
Charlie Robbins
 1972 The Stoolie
 1972 Savages
Otto Nurder, a Capitalist
 1971 Night of Dark Shadows
Rev. Strack
 1970 Little Big Man
Rev. Silas Pendrake
 1970 House of Dark Shadows
Professor T. Eliot Stokes
 1969 Dead of Night: A Darkness at Blaisedon (TV Movie)
Seth Blakely
 1967-1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Cortez / Hannibal Egloff
- The Night of the Spanish Curse (1969) ... Cortez
- The Night of the Samurai (1967) ... Hannibal Egloff
 1967 The Crucible (TV Movie)
Thomas Putnam
 1966 Lamp at Midnight (TV Movie)
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series)
Regis Thurlow
- Leave It to Me (1965) ... Regis Thurlow
 1962-1963 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Fenwick
- The Health Fraud (1963) ... Mr. Fenwick
- Smash Up (1962)
 1962 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Gerald Wolters
- The Forgery (1962) ... Gerald Wolters
 1960 The Story of Ruth
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series)
 1959 The Catholic Hour (TV Series)
- The Confessions of St. Augustine (1959) ... Bishop
 1958 A Time to Love and a Time to Die
Oscar Binding
 1958 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
 1958 Suspicion (TV Series)
- The Eye of Truth (1958) ... Turko
 1957 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Dual Control (1957) ... Prosser
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He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Saint Joan", at the Phoenix Theatre in New York City in a Cambridge Drama Festival Production with Siobhan McKenna, Kent Smith, Ian Keith, Earle Hyman, Frederic Tozere, Michael Wager, Earl Montgomery, Dickie Moore, Dennis Patrick and Peter Falk (played "English soldier") in the cast. ... See more »

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