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Wally Engelhardt (1923–1991)

Wally Engelhardt was born on April 30, 1923 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for The Blues Brothers (1980), The Toughest Man in the World (1984) and Take This Job and Shove It (1981). He died on March 21, 1991 in Illinois. See full bio »


(age 67) in Illinois, USA

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Known For

The Blues Brothers
The Blues Brothers Gas Station Owner
Dreamer Bus Driver


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 1984 The Toughest Man in the World (TV Movie)
 1984 The Lost Honor of Kathryn Beck (TV Movie)
 1981 Take This Job and Shove It
Doomar (as Wally Englehardt)
 1981 Chicago Story (TV Movie)
 1980 The Blues Brothers
Gas Station Owner
 1979 Dreamer
Bus Driver
 1978 The Awakening Land (TV Mini-Series)
Jim McFall
- Part II: The Fields (1978) ... Jim McFall (as Wally Englehardt)
- Part I: The Trees (1978) ... Jim McFall (as Wally Englehardt)
 1976 Lincoln (TV Mini-Series)
Ward Hill Lamon
 1965 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
Corkin (as Wallace Englehardt)
 1965 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Sheriff Jackson
- Goober Takes a Car Apart (1965) ... Sheriff Jackson
 1964 The Baileys of Balboa (TV Series)
- Captain Stanley (1964) ... Al (as Wallace Engelhardt)
 1964 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series)
- This Little Patty Went to Market (1964) ... Grocer
 1964 The Defenders (TV Series)
Committee #1
- Moment of Truth (1964) ... Committee #1
 1963 The Patriots (TV Movie)
Matt (as Wallace Engelhardt)
 1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Schnauser's Brother-in-Law
- The Star Boarder (1963) ... Schnauser's Brother-in-Law (uncredited)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Meredith Willson's musical, "The Music Man", at the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook, Illinois with Gary Sandy in the cast. The crew included Nancy Teinowitz (choreographer) and Travis L. Stockley (director).

Alternate Names:

Wallace Engelhardt | Wallace Englehardt | Wally Englehardt

Did You Know?


He was nominated for a 1989 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical for "The Music Man", at the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook, Illinois.

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