STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,282 this week

Tom Ligon


Handsome, chameleon character actor and sometimes lead, best known for his performances in Paint Your Wagon (1969), the TV series The Young and the Restless (1973), and Bang the Drum Slowly (1973) in which he also sang the title song. Ligon created the role of Orson in the prize-winning Off-Broadway musical 'Your Own Thing', and starred on ... See full bio »

2017 Oscar Nominees Then and Now

This isn't the first time for several 2017 Academy Award film acting nominees. Find out which roles first brought them to the Oscars spotlight.

See the entire list

Related News

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 6-12:
| Filmicafe

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 4608 people
created 15 Aug 2013
 
a list of 247 people
created 7 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tom Ligon's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Another World
Another World Bailey Thompson (1995) / Ted (1990)
(1964)
Loving
Loving Billy Bristow
(1983)
Paint Your Wagon
Paint Your Wagon Horton Fenty
(1969)
The Young and the Restless
The Young and the Restless Lucas Lorenzo Prentiss (1978-1982)
(1973)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Soundtrack | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (40 credits)
 2015 Front Cover
Gus LaMar
 2011 Lost Revolution
Oliver
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Deputy Police Commissioner Freehill
- Amends (2007) ... Deputy Police Commissioner Freehill
 2007 I Believe in America
Oliver
 2007 Serial
Chief Joseph Spataford
 1995-2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Phil Brucker / Malcolm Sanford / Gillespie / ...
- B*tch (2003) ... Phil Brucker
- Panic (2000) ... Malcolm Sanford
- True North (1998) ... Gillespie
- Switch (1995) ... Scott Hampton
 2001 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Bluebell Agency Executive
- Care (2001) ... Bluebell Agency Executive
 1993 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
T. Justin Moore
- Simple Justice (1993) ... T. Justin Moore
 1989 Cutting Class
Mr. Ingalls
 1987 Dallas (TV Series)
 1983 Loving (TV Series)
Billy Bristow
- Pilot (1983) ... Billy Bristow
 1983 The Demon Murder Case (TV Movie)
Phillip Russo
 1978 Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series)
Lt. R. Calder
- Operation Stand-Down (1978) ... Lt. R. Calder
 1977 Baretta (TV Series)
Phelps
- Lyman P. Dokker, Fed (1977) ... Phelps
 1977 Rosetti and Ryan (TV Series)
Wills
- The Ten-Second Client (1977) ... Wills
 1977 Joyride
Sanders
 1977 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Cadet Ted Miller
- The Blue Angels (1977) ... Cadet Ted Miller
 1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
 1977 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Young Man
- The Set-Up: Part 2 (1977) ... Young Man
 1976 Judge Horton and the Scottsboro Boys (TV Movie)
Lester Carter
 1975 F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood (TV Movie)
Alan Campbell
 1975 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
 1974 The Execution of Private Slovik (TV Movie)
Childs
 1973 Bang the Drum Slowly
Piney Woods
 1973 The Last American Hero
Lamar
 1973 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Lucas Lorenzo Prentiss (1978-1982)
 1971 Medical Center (TV Series)
David
- The Loser (1971) ... David
 1971 Jump
Chester Jump
 1970 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Clifford - Alice's Nephew
- The Honeymooners: Operation Protest (1970) ... Clifford - Alice's Nephew
 1969 A World Apart (TV Series)
T.D. Drinkard (1970-1971)
 1968 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
Goldman
- The 39th Witness (1968) ... Goldman
 1966 Hawk (TV Series)
Laertes
- How Close Can You Get? (1966) ... Laertes
 1964 Nothing But a Man
Teenager
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Ted (1990) / Bailey Thompson (1995)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

(1985-1986 Season) He acted in Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical, "Carousel," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Marsha Bagwell, Maureen Brennan, Judith McCauley and Richard White in the cast. Robert Johanson was director. Sharon Halley was choreographer. Jim Coleman was musical director. ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[responding to news that a career burglar he once chased away was in jail] Well, he's not having much of a career right now. You have your ups and downs. It's like acting.

Trivia:

Tom Ligon and K.C. Ligon were married on New Year's Eve in 1976 by Leigh Taylor-Young in her home in Beverly Hills, California. Among those present were the bride's parents, Nora Dunfee and David Clarke, and one of Mr. Ligon's co-stars in Jump (1971), Sally Kirkland. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Contribute to This Page