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Davis Roberts (1917–1993)

Davis Roberts was born on March 7, 1917 in Mobile, Alabama, USA. He was an actor, known for Westworld (1973), Demon Seed (1977) and The Killers (1964). He died on July 18, 1993 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »

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(age 76) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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 1993 The Gifted
 1990 To Sleep with Anger
Okra Tate
 1989 Nick Knight (TV Movie)
Dr. Dave
 1988 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Rocky Cresant
- False Faces (1988) ... Rocky Cresant
 1987 Designing Women (TV Series)
Mr. Woods
- I'll Be Seeing You (1987) ... Mr. Woods
 1986 Dallas: The Early Years (TV Movie)
The Preacher
 1985 Brothers (TV Series)
Mr. Hurkiss
- Gobba, Gobba (1985) ... Mr. Hurkiss
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Doc
- Final Escape (1985) ... Doc
 1985 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Old Man in Wheelchair
- Seoul on Ice (1985) ... Old Man in Wheelchair
 1985 Matt Houston (TV Series)
John
- Death Watch (1985) ... John
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
 1984 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Woodrow
 1984 The Master (TV Series)
Harold
- State of the Union (1984) ... Harold
 1983 Boone (TV Series)
Mr. Johnson
- Words and Music (1983) ... Mr. Johnson
- The Monument (1983) ... Mr. Johnson
 1983 The Winds of War (TV Mini-Series)
Train Steward to F.D.R.
- The Changing of the Guard (1983) ... Train Steward to F.D.R.
 1982 Filthy Rich (TV Series)
Rolland Felker
- The Real Men (1982) ... Rolland Felker
 1982 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Medical Examiner
- God Bless the Child (1982) ... Medical Examiner
 1982 The Ambush Murders (TV Movie)
Moran
 1981 The Sophisticated Gents (TV Movie)
Perkins
 1981 Honky Tonk Freeway
James
 1981 Dallas (TV Series)
Jesse, the maitre' d
- New Beginnings (1981) ... Jesse, the maitre' d
 1973-1980 The Waltons (TV Series)
The Farmer / Frank Nelson / Dewey
- The Triumph (1980) ... The Farmer
- The Family Tree (1978) ... Frank Nelson
- The Theft (1973) ... Dewey
 1977-1980 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Arthur / Minister / Caretaker
- Streets (1980) ... Arthur
- Murder (1978) ... Minister
- Nazi (1977) ... Caretaker
 1980 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Mr. Marlin
- The Night Killer (1980) ... Mr. Marlin
 1980 Sanford (TV Series)
Uncle Phil
- The Meeting: Part 2 (1980) ... Uncle Phil
 1979 The Billion Dollar Threat (TV Movie)
Doorman
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
Douglas
- The Scavengers (1979) ... Douglas
 1976-1979 The Jeffersons (TV Series)
Man Picketer #3 / Carl
- The Hold Out (1979) ... Man Picketer #3
- Tennis Anyone? (1976) ... Carl
 1979 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series)
The Judge
- Photo Finish (1979) ... The Judge
 1979 All in the Family (TV Series)
Mr. Ruskin
- Stephanie and the Crime Wave (1979) ... Mr. Ruskin
 1977 I Am the Greatest!: The Adventures of Muhammad Ali (TV Series)
Additional Voices (1977) (voice)
 1977 Billy Jack Goes to Washington
2nd Handwriting Expert
 1977 Demon Seed
Warner
 1977 Good Times (TV Series)
Mr. Barnes
- A Stormy Relationship (1977) ... Mr. Barnes
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Leonard
- Part IV (1977) ... Leonard
- Part V (1977) ... Leonard
 1976 Ark II (TV Series)
Mr. Jackson
- The Rule (1976) ... Mr. Jackson
 1976 Return to Earth (TV Movie)
 1974-1976 Police Story (TV Series)
Newton Bass / Nance / Holden / ...
- 50 Cents-First Half Hour, $1.75 All Day (1976) ... Newton Bass
- The Cut Man Caper (1975) ... Nance
- Captain Hook (1974) ... Holden
- Robbery: 48 Hours (1974) ... Snitch Johnson
 1975 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Monday
- Odds Against Tomorrow (1975) ... Monday
 1975 Mobile One (TV Series)
 1975 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Jesse Underwood
- Secrets for Sale (1975) ... Jesse Underwood
 1973-1975 Medical Center (TV Series)
Chuck / Monk Murdoch
- One Last Rebellion (1975) ... Chuck
- A Life at Stake (1973) ... Monk Murdoch
 1975 The First 36 Hours of Dr. Durant (TV Movie)
Dr. Dorsett
 1975 That's My Mama (TV Series)
Dr. Jessup
- Clifton and Politics (1975) ... Dr. Jessup
 1975 Police Woman (TV Series)
The Cabbie
- Nothing Left to Lose (1975) ... The Cabbie
 1975 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series)
Coroner
- Demon in Lace (1975) ... Coroner
 1968-1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Lt. Wyatt / Technician / Attorney Peters
- Speak No Evil (1974) ... Lt. Wyatt
- Not with a Whimper, But a Bang (1969) ... Technician
- Robert Phillips vs. the Man (1968) ... Attorney Peters
 1974 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Barrow
- Flags of Terror (1974) ... Barrow
 1974 A Case of Rape (TV Movie)
Officer Kane
 1974 Willie Dynamite
Judge #2
 1974 Get Christie Love! (TV Movie)
Myron Jones
 1973-1974 Columbo (TV Series)
Kramer / Policeman
- Publish or Perish (1974) ... Kramer
- Candidate for Crime (1973) ... Policeman (uncredited)
 1973 Westworld
Supervisor
 1972-1973 Sanford and Son (TV Series)
Dr. Caldwell
- Lamont, Is That You? (1973) ... Dr. Caldwell
- A Guest in the Yard (1972) ... Dr. Caldwell
- Whiplash (1972) ... Dr. Caldwell
 1973 Detroit 9000
 1972 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
Man from Audience
- His Two Right Arms (1972) ... Man from Audience
 1967-1972 Mannix (TV Series)
Doc Jones / Cop at Station
- Lifeline (1972) ... Doc Jones
- Make It Like It Never Happened (1967) ... Cop at Station (uncredited)
 1972 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Jack Miller
- Shockwave (1972) ... Jack Miller
 1972 Glass Houses
 1970 Barefoot in the Park (TV Series)
Rev. Jones
- Down with the Landlord (1970) ... Rev. Jones
 1970 The Great White Hope
Pastor (uncredited)
 1967-1970 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
William Barton / Anton Bouchet
- The Killer (1970) ... William Barton
- The Money Machine (1967) ... Anton Bouchet
 1970 Halls of Anger
Mr. Willis
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Dr. Muladi
- The Skin Game (1970) ... Dr. Muladi
 1970 The Challenge (TV Movie)
Scientist
 1969 Gidget Grows Up (TV Movie)
Bukumbu Representative
 1969 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Reverend Martin
- Bunco: $9,000 (1969) ... Reverend Martin
 1969 Hook, Line and Sinker
Member, Board of Inquiry (uncredited)
 1969 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Ike
- The Good Samaritans (1969) ... Ike
 1969 The Flying Nun (TV Series)
Dr. Escobar
- The Moo Is Blue (1969) ... Dr. Escobar
 1969 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Chester Grant
- Once Upon a Time: Part II (1969) ... Chester Grant
 1969 Family Affair (TV Series)
Ambassador
- A Lesson for Grown-Ups (1969) ... Ambassador
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Bardimhu
- To Catch a Roaring Lion (1968) ... Bardimhu
 1968 Lionheart
Corporal
 1968 Star Trek (TV Series)
Dr. Ozaba
- The Empath (1968) ... Dr. Ozaba
 1968 Cowboy in Africa (TV Series)
Herd Owner
- The Quiet Death (1968) ... Herd Owner
 1967 Tarzan (TV Series)
Kanzuma
- The Pride of the Lioness (1967) ... Kanzuma
 1966-1967 Daktari (TV Series)
Dr. Bert Allison / Mutubi
- Judy and the Astro-Chimp (1967) ... Dr. Bert Allison
- Cry for Help (1966) ... Mutubi
 1967 CBS Playhouse (TV Series)
Preacher
- The Final War of Olly Winter (1967) ... Preacher
 1967 Hotel
Dr. Elmo Adams
 1965-1967 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
Aide / Walter
- My Master, the Spy (1967) ... Aide
- Anybody Here Seen Jeannie? (1965) ... Walter
 1966 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Bartender
- The Night of the Lord of Limbo (1966) ... Bartender
 1966 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Jim
- Onatha (1966) ... Jim
 1966 The Chase (uncredited)
 1962-1966 Ben Casey (TV Series)
James Rockley
- For San Diego, You Need a Different Bus (1966) ... James Rockley
- Three Li'l Lambs (1965)
 1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Doorman
- The Deadly Goddess Affair (1966) ... Doorman
 1965 Branded (TV Series)
Hawkins
- Fill No Glass for Me: Part 2 (1965) ... Hawkins
- Fill No Glass for Me: Part 1 (1965) ... Hawkins (uncredited)
 1964-1965 The Virginian (TV Series)
Stationmaster / Waiter
- Nobility of Kings (1965) ... Stationmaster
- The Fortunes of J. Jimerson Jones (1964) ... Waiter
 1964 Quick Before It Melts
Military Man
 1964 The Killers
Maître D'
 1964 Great Gettin' Up Mornin' (TV Movie)
Rev. Leon Shelton
 1964 Insight (TV Series)
Walter
- The Invincible Weapon (1964) ... Walter
 1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Atkinson
- The Candidate (1963) ... Atkinson
 1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
The Police Polygraph Expert
- The Machine That Played God (1963) ... The Police Polygraph Expert
 1963 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
Paul
- Go Down, Moses (1963) ... Paul
 1963 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Cutman
- Decision in the Ring (1963) ... Cutman (uncredited)
 1962-1963 Ensign O'Toole (TV Series)
Swain / Radio Man
- Operation Whodunit (1963) ... Swain
- Operation Holdout (1962) ... Swain
- Operation: Daddy (1962) ... Radio Man
 1962 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Josh
- The Pea (1962) ... Josh
 1962 Sweet Bird of Youth
Fly (uncredited)
 1962 The Detectives (TV Series)
Letter Carrier #3
- The Outsider (1962) ... Letter Carrier #3
 1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Joey
- The Judgement (1960) ... Joey
 1960 All the Fine Young Cannibals
Darl (uncredited)
 1960 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Mailman
- Plain, Unmarked Envelope (1960) ... Mailman
 1958 Murder by Contract
Hall of Records Clerk
 1958 God's Little Acre
Farm Hand with Hoe
 1958 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
Lawrence
- The Brothers (1958) ... Lawrence
 1956 Female Jungle
George (as Robert Davis)
 1955 Crossroads (TV Series)
Williams
- The Good Thief (1955) ... Williams (as Robert Davis)
 1954 The Glenn Miller Story
Black Man (uncredited)
 1953 Jamaica Run
Rob (uncredited)
 1953 Jungle Drums of Africa
Native Ambusher [Ch.1] (as Robert Davis)
 1952 Red Ball Express
Pvt. Dave McCord (as Robert Davis)
 1952 Phone Call from a Stranger
Henry (uncredited)
 1951 The Amos 'n Andy Show (TV Series)
Mr. Royal
- Amos Helps Out (1951) ... Mr. Royal (uncredited)
 1951 The Harlem Globetrotters
Frank (uncredited)
 1951 The Lion Hunters
Lohu (as Robert Davis)
 1951 Tarzan's Peril
Emissary (uncredited)
 1950 In a Lonely Place
Flower Shop Employee (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Dan Patch
Smiler (uncredited)
 1949 Knock on Any Door
Jim 'Sunshine' Jackson (uncredited)
 1947 The Long Night
Freddie (as Robert A. Davis)
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Stage Play: The Trial of the Catonsville Nine. Written by Daniel Berrigan. Text prepared for New York production by Saul Levitt. Scenic Design by Peter Wexler. Costume Design by Albert Wolsky. Directed by Gordon Davidson. Lyceum Theatre: 2 Jun 1971- 26 Jun 1971 (29 performances). Cast: Mason Adams (as "Judge"), Jacqueline Coslow (as "... See more »

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