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Clair Huffaker (1926–1990)

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Attended Princeton and Columbia universities and the Sorbonne in Paris. He worked in Chicago as an assistant editor for Time magazine before turning to writing western fiction. See more trivia »

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Known For

The War Wagon
The War Wagon Writer
(1967)
Flaming Star
Flaming Star Writer
(1960)
Rio Conchos
Rio Conchos Writer
(1964)
The Comancheros
(1961)

Filmography

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 1973 Chino (screenplay)
 1971 The Devil's Backbone (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1970 Flap (novel "Nobody Loves a Drunken Indian") / (screenplay)
 1969 100 Rifles (screenplay)
 1968 Hellfighters (screenplay)
 1967 The War Wagon (novel "Badman") / (screenplay)
 1966 Tarzan and the Valley of Gold (screenplay)
 1964-1966 The Virginian (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Ride a Cock-Horse to Laramie Cross (1966) ... (writer)
- The Hero (1964) ... (writer)
  Daniel Boone (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1965) (story - 1 episode, 1965)
- The Trek (1965) ... (written by)
- A Place of 1000 Spirits (1965) ... (story - as Cecil Dan Hansen)
  12 O'Clock High (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1964) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1964)
- Decision (1964) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1964 Rio Conchos (novel) / (screenplay)
 1964 Destry (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- The Infernal Triangle (1964) ... (written by)
- Deputy for a Day (1964) ... (written by)
- Big Deal at Little River (1964) ... (written by)
 1961 The Second Time Around (screenplay - as Cecil Dan Hansen)
 1961 Outlaws (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Brathwaite Brothers (1961) ... (writer)
- My Friend, the Horse Thief (1961) ... (writer)
- Chalk's Lot (1961) ... (writer)
 1961 The Comancheros (screenplay)
 1961 Posse from Hell (novel) / (screenplay)
 1960 Flaming Star (novel "Flaming Lance") / (screenplay)
 1960 Seven Ways from Sundown (novel) / (screenplay)
 1960 Colt .45 (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes)
- The Trespasser (1960) ... (teleplay)
- Martial Law (1960) ... (teleplay)
  Lawman (TV Series) (writer - 16 episodes, 1958 - 1960) (story - 1 episode, 1959) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1959)
- Man on a Mountain (1960) ... (writer)
- Girl from Grantsville (1960) ... (writer)
- The Ugly Man (1960) ... (writer)
- To Capture the West (1960) ... (writer)
- The Stranger (1960) ... (writer)
 1960 Bonanza (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Avenger (1960) ... (written by)
  The Rifleman (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1959) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1959)
- The Coward (1959) ... (story) / (teleplay)
 1959 Rawhide (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Incident at Spanish Rock (1959) ... (story)
 1959 Riverboat (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Strange Request (1959) ... (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Flaming Lance" (filmed as Flaming Star (1960)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Cecil Dan Hansen
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Wrote a memoir in his 50s titled "One Time I Saw Morning Come Home" in which he tries to come to grips with the fact that his parents were just teenagers when they had him. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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