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William Leslie (I) (1925–2005)

William Leslie was born on March 27, 1925 in Seagraves, Texas, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Horse Soldiers (1959), The Night the World Exploded (1957) and Damon Runyon Theater (1955). He was married to Marjorie Wilson. He died on December 19, 2005 in Apple Valley, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Horse Soldiers
The Horse Soldiers Maj. Richard Gray
The Night the World Exploded
The Night the World Exploded Dr. David Conway
Damon Runyon Theater
Damon Runyon Theater Jerry Leonard
The Long Gray Line
The Long Gray Line James Nilsson 'Red' Sundstrom


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 2000-2002 The Prosecutors: In Pursuit of Justice (TV Series)
- Halloween Ambush (2002) ... Narrator (voice, as Bill Leslie)
- Fast Food Killer (2002) ... Narrator (voice, as Bill Leslie)
- Northside Rapist (2002) ... Narrator (voice, as Bill Leslie)
- Flames of Rage (2002) ... Narrator (voice, as Bill Leslie)
- Father's Pain (2002) ... Narrator (voice, as Bill Leslie)
 1967 Ironside (TV Series)
E.J. Waring
- Light at the End of the Journey (1967) ... E.J. Waring (as Bill Leslie)
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
Security Agent
- The Conquest of Maude Murdock (1966) ... Security Agent
 1965 Combat! (TV Series)
Captain Clinton
- 9 Place Vendee (1965) ... Captain Clinton
 1965 Mutiny in Outer Space
Maj. Gordon Towers
 1963 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
- The Playmate (1963)
 1963 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Jeff Richardson
- Two Too Many (1963) ... Jeff Richardson
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Dick Parker
- A Very Present Help (1962) ... Dick Parker (as Bill Leslie)
 1962 The Couch
Dr. David Lindsay
 1962 Shannon (TV Series)
Harry Tobin
- Man from Yesterday (1962) ... Harry Tobin
 1962 Little Amy (TV Movie)
Bill Martin (as Bill Leslie)
 1961 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Thorne Whitman
- A Quiet Little Town (1961) ... Thorne Whitman
 1961 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Mr. Townsend
- The National Pastime (1961) ... Mr. Townsend
 1960 Dan Raven (TV Series)
- The Empty Frame (1960) ... Wingate
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Capt. Ron Benson
- Emergency Mission (1960) ... Capt. Ron Benson
 1960 Wichita Town (TV Series)
Dan Upham
- The Hanging Judge (1960) ... Dan Upham
 1959 The Lineup (TV Series)
Inspector Dan Delaney
- Lonesome as Midnight (1959) ... Inspector Dan Delaney
- Wake Up to Terror (1959) ... Inspector Dan Delaney
 1959 The Horse Soldiers
Maj. Richard Gray
 1959 Up Periscope
Lt. Doherty
 1958-1959 Fury (TV Series)
Chris Lambert
- The Pulling Contest (1959) ... Chris Lambert
- The Model Plane (1958) ... Chris Lambert
 1958 Andy Hardy Comes Home
Jack Bailey
 1958 The Last Hurrah
Dan Herlihy
 1958 Buchanan Rides Alone
Roy Agry
 1958 The Lineup
Larry Warner
 1958 Cowboy
Tucker (uncredited)
 1958 Return to Warbow
 1957 Father Knows Best (TV Series)
Coach Harper / Mr. Royal
- The Indispensable Man (1957) ... Coach Harper
- Bud, the Philanthropist (1957) ... Mr. Royal
 1957 Tricky Chicks (Short)
 1957 Casey Jones (TV Series)
Captain Paul Young
- Spurline to Danger (1957) ... Captain Paul Young
 1957 Operation Mad Ball
Pvt. Grimes
 1957 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
 1957 The Night the World Exploded
Dr. David Conway
 1957 Hellcats of the Navy
Lt. Paul Prentice
 1957 The Shadow on the Window
 1955-1957 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Geoffrey Davis / Lt. Sutton / Jolly / ...
- The Connoisseur (1957) ... Geoffrey Davis
- Stand by to Dive (1956) ... Lt. Sutton
- Tin Can Skipper (1956) ... Jolly
- Bet the Queen (1955) ... Zane Claibourne
- The Lilac Bush (1955) ... Jeff Winston
 1956 7th Cavalry
Lt. Murray (uncredited)
 1956 The White Squaw
Thor Swanson
 1956 Crossroads (TV Series)
 1956 Celebrity Playhouse (TV Series)
Bill O'Neill
- Shadow of a Thief (1956) ... Bill O'Neill
 1956 Battle Stations
Ens. Pete Kelly
 1956 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Dave Stanford
- Rusty's Romance (1956) ... Dave Stanford
 1955 Jungle Jim (TV Series)
Edgar Wilson
- Precious Cargo (1955) ... Edgar Wilson
 1955 Damon Runyon Theater (TV Series)
Jerry Leonard
- Honorary Degree (1955) ... Jerry Leonard
 1955 Queen Bee
Ty McKinnon
 1955 Bring Your Smile Along
David Parker
 1955 The Long Gray Line
James Nilsson 'Red' Sundstrom
 1954 Johnny Dark
Phil Clark (uncredited)
 1954 Magnificent Obsession
Bar Patron (uncredited)
 1954 Playgirl
Interne (uncredited)
 1954 Taza, Son of Cochise
Cavalry Sergeant (uncredited)
 1953 Forever Female
Bill (uncredited)
 1953 Flight Nurse
Associated Pressman (uncredited)
 1952 Scorching Fury
Clint Rust
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

In 1962, he starred an unsold pilot for a proposed CBS sitcom called, "Little Amy". It concerned the adventues of mischevious nine-year-old girl (played by Debbie McGowan) who always seemed to get in trouble.

Alternate Names:

Bill Leslie


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