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Ben Davidson (I) (1940–2012)

Ben Davidson was born on June 14, 1940 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Benjamin Earl Davidson. He was an actor, known for Conan the Barbarian (1982), Necessary Roughness (1991) and Goldie and the Bears (1984). He was married to Kathy. He died on July 2, 2012 in San Diego, California. See full bio »

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Known For

Conan the Barbarian
Necessary Roughness
Necessary Roughness Convict Football Player
Goldie and the Bears
Goldie and the Bears Thomas 'Rhino' Rhiner
Behind the Green Door


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 1994 Renegade (TV Series)
Sheriff Warren
- Sheriff Reno (1994) ... Sheriff Warren
 1991 Necessary Roughness
Convict Football Player
 1989 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
Curt Malloy
- False Start (1989) ... Curt Malloy
 1986-1988 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Mr. Wallins / Larson
- Baja, Humbug (1988) ... Mr. Wallins
- D-I-V-O-R-C-E (1986) ... Larson
 1984 Goldie and the Bears (TV Movie)
Thomas 'Rhino' Rhiner
 1983 Cracking Up
Big Bearded Plane Passenger
 1981 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
- A Bear in the Hand (1981) ... Hicks
 1980 Flo (TV Series)
Bad Joe Shaw
- Showdown at the Yellow Rose (1980) ... Bad Joe Shaw
 1980 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
- Jude Emery (1980) ... Patch
 1979 The Rebels (TV Movie)
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
- Hillary (1979) ... Herman
 1979 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Hammerhead Harris
- Pentagram/Casting Director/A Little Ball (1979) ... Hammerhead Harris
 1979 Delta House (TV Series)
Don Joe Buck
- The Shortest Yard (1979) ... Don Joe Buck
 1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
- Pom Pom Angels (1978) ... Tasker
 1978 Flying High (TV Series)
- Fear of Cheesecake (1978) ... Coach
 1978 Happy Days (TV Series)
- Rules to Date By (1978) ... Oaktree
 1978 CHiPs (TV Series)
- Hitch-Hiking Hitch (1978) ... Wrestler
 1978 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
 1977 Lucan (TV Series)
Coach Dalton
- Pilot (1977) ... Coach Dalton
 1977 Code R (TV Series)
Ted Millibank / Ted Milbank
- A Federal Case (1977) ... Ted Millibank
- Mutiny (1977) ... Ted Milbank
- The Great Boat Race (1977) ... Ted Millibank
- High Adventure (1977) ... Ted Millibank
 1976 Ball Four (TV Series)
'Rhino' Rhinelander
- A Quiet Day at the Iroquois Hotel (1976) ... 'Rhino' Rhinelander
- High-Flying Rookie (1976) ... 'Rhino' Rhinelander
- The Unpractical Joke (1976) ... 'Rhino' Rhinelander
- Work in Progress (1976) ... 'Rhino' Rhinelander
 1975 Police Woman (TV Series)
The Bouncer
- The Loner (1975) ... The Bouncer
 1973 The Black 6
 1972 Banacek (TV Series)
- Let's Hear It for a Living Legend (1972) ... Mangine
 1972 Behind the Green Door
 1970 MASH
Football Player #88 - 325th Evac. (uncredited)
Show Show Self (14 credits)

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Professional football player with the Green Bay Packers (1961), Washington Redskins (1962-1963), and Oakland Raiders (1964-1971).

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