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Doug McClure (I) (1935–1995)


Douglas Osborne McClure was born on May 11, 1935 in Glendale, California. Educated at UCLA, this blond leading man long made a career of apparent agelessness. He played one young sidekick after another through numerous movies and one television series after another, playing 20ish roles into his late 40s. Although he made more than 500 appearances ... See full bio »

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 1996 One West Waikiki (TV Series)
Stuart Coppage
- Rest in Peace (1996) ... Stuart Coppage
 1995 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (TV Series)
Captain Foster
- Cruise Missiles (1995) ... Captain Foster
 1995 Riders in the Storm
Hamilton Monroe
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
J. Ross Richardson, highest bidder
- Who Killed the Highest Bidder? (1995) ... J. Ross Richardson, highest bidder
 1994 Dead Man's Revenge (TV Movie)
Granger
 1994 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Frank Davenport
- Time's Long Shadow (1994) ... Frank Davenport
 1992 Matlock (TV Series)
Elliot Jones
- The Outcast (1992) ... Elliot Jones
 1992 Battling for Baby (TV Movie)
David
 1991 Evening Shade (TV Series)
Jaguar Johnny Blanchard
- Wood's Thirtieth Reunion (1991) ... Jaguar Johnny Blanchard
 1990 Zorro (TV Series)
Joshua Barnes
- The Challenge (1990) ... Joshua Barnes
 1989 Prime Suspect
Dr. Brand
 1989 B.L. Stryker (TV Series)
- The King of Jazz (1989)
 1989 Superboy (TV Series)
Professor John Zugar
- Hollywood (1989) ... Professor John Zugar
 1988 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Clete Madden
- Ancient Voices (1988) ... Clete Madden
 1988 Dark Before Dawn
Kirkland
 1988 Tapeheads
Sid Tager
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Gary Patterson / Dr. Balliard / Sheriff Sam Rankin
- Steal Me a Story (1987) ... Gary Patterson / Dr. Balliard
- Night of the Headless Horseman (1987) ... Sheriff Sam Rankin
 1986 52 Pick-Up
Mark Arveson
 1986 Omega Syndrome
Detective Milnor
 1986 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- Fox on the Range (1986)
 1985 Airwolf (TV Series)
Darren McBride
- Half-Pint (1985) ... Darren McBride
 1982-1985 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Tony / Sheriff Dixon / Trampas / ...
- October the 32nd (1985) ... Tony
- October the 31st (1984) ... Tony
- Cool Hand Colt (1984) ... Sheriff Dixon
- Happy Trails (1983) ... Trampas
- Scavenger Hunt (1982) ... Joe Edwards
 1985 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
John Quillan
- Paniolo (1985) ... John Quillan
 1984 Too Close for Comfort (TV Series)
David Jenner
- Divorce Chicago Style (1984) ... David Jenner
 1984 Cover Up (TV Series)
Cal Tillis
- Pilot (1984) ... Cal Tillis
 1984 Cannonball Run II
The Slapper
 1984 The Master (TV Series)
Patrick T. Keller
- Failure to Communicate (1984) ... Patrick T. Keller
 1984 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Murphy
- Harm's Way (1984) ... Murphy
 1984 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Detective Hamilton
- School for Scandal (1984) ... Detective Hamilton
 1982-1984 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Craig Bradshaw / Brent Harris
- To Fly with Eagles/The High Cost of Living (1984) ... Craig Bradshaw
- The Angel's Triangle/Natchez Bound (1982) ... Brent Harris
 1984 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Russell Sinclair
- Remembrance of Things Past (1984) ... Russell Sinclair
 1983 Automan (TV Series)
Det. Ted Smithers
- Automan (1983) ... Det. Ted Smithers
 1983 Strange Companions (TV Movie)
Archie
 1983 Manimal (TV Series)
Arnold Sypes
- Night of the Scorpion (1983) ... Arnold Sypes
 1982 The House Where Evil Dwells
Alex Curtis
 1982 CHiPs (TV Series)
Duke
- Battle of the Bands (1982) ... Duke
 1981 Firebird 2015 AD
McVain
 1980 Nightside (TV Movie)
Danny Dandoy
 1979 The Rebels (TV Movie)
Eph Tait
 1978 Warlords of the Deep
Greg Collinson
 1978 Wild and Wooly (TV Movie)
Delaney Burke
 1977 SST: Death Flight (TV Movie)
Hank Fairbanks
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Jimmy Brent / Jemmy Brent
- Part VI (1977) ... Jimmy Brent
- Part X (1977) ... Jemmy Brent
 1976 At the Earth's Core
David Innes
 1976 The Bananas Boat
Charley Farthing
 1975 Satan's Triangle (TV Movie)
Lt. J. Haig
 1973 Death Race (TV Movie)
Lt. Del Culpepper
 1973 Die blutigen Geier von Alaska
Don Rutland (as Doug Mc Clure)
 1973 Shirts/Skins (TV Movie)
Doctor Francis Murphy
 1972-1973 Search (TV Series)
C.R. Grover
- The Packagers (1973) ... C.R. Grover
- Suffer My Child (1973) ... C.R. Grover (credit only)
- Ends of the Earth (1973) ... C.R. Grover (credit only)
- The Mattson Papers (1973) ... C.R. Grover (credit only)
 1972 Circle of Fear (TV Series)
Dan Hollis
- Cry of the Cat (1972) ... Dan Hollis
 1972 Playmates (TV Movie)
Kermit Holvey
 1971 The Death of Me Yet (TV Movie)
Edward Young / Paul Towers
 1971 The Birdmen (TV Movie)
Major Harry Cook
 1971 Terror in the Sky (TV Movie)
George Spencer
 1962-1971 The Virginian (TV Series)
Trampas
- Jump-Up (1971) ... Trampas (credit only)
- Wolf Track (1971) ... Trampas (credit only)
- The Town Killer (1971) ... Trampas (credit only)
- The Regimental Line (1971) ... Trampas (credit only)
- Tate, Ramrod (1971) ... Trampas (credit only)
 1969 That's Life (TV Series)
 1968 Nobody's Perfect
Doc Willoughby
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Mr. Saunders, Ticket Agent
- A Thief Is a Thief (1968) ... Mr. Saunders, Ticket Agent
 1967 The Longest Hundred Miles
Cpl. Steve Bennett
 1965 Shenandoah
Sam
 1964 The Lively Set
Chuck Manning
 1961 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Charlie Mason
- Street of Love (1961) ... Charlie Mason
 1960 Coronado 9 (TV Series)
Jimmy Hoke
- The Widow of Kill Cove (1960) ... Jimmy Hoke
 1960 The Unforgiven
Andy Zachary
 1960 Because They're Young
Jim Trent
 1960 Hennesey (TV Series)
Seaman Davies
- Angel Face (1960) ... Seaman Davies
 1960 Johnny Midnight (TV Series)
Rice
- Mother's Boy (1960) ... Rice
 1959 Riverboat (TV Series)
Corporal Jenkins
- The Face of Courage (1959) ... Corporal Jenkins
 1959 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Pete Grant
- Mr. Denton on Doomsday (1959) ... Pete Grant
 1959 The Man Who Understood Women
Director's Assistant (uncredited)
 1959 Gidget
Waikiki
 1959 Lawman (TV Series)
Jed Ryan
- The Visitor (1959) ... Jed Ryan
 1959 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Ben - Student #2
- Ivy League (1959) ... Ben - Student #2
 1959 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Bruce Williams
- The Threat (1959) ... Bruce Williams
 1959 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Mark
- The Honeymoon Suite (1959) ... Mark
 1958-1959 26 Men (TV Series)
George Smith / Keith / Cliff Scarsted
- The Hellion (1959) ... George Smith
- Unholy Partners (1958) ... Keith
- Wayward Gun (1958) ... Cliff Scarsted
 1959 Mackenzie's Raiders (TV Series)
Cpl. Adam Davis
- The Court Martial of Trooper Davis (1959) ... Cpl. Adam Davis
 1958 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
Albert Ketchum
- The Kidder (1958) ... Albert Ketchum
 1958 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
Luke Toblee
- Bad Medicine (1958) ... Luke Toblee
 1958 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series)
Tommy Loomis
- The Todd-Loomis Case (1958) ... Tommy Loomis
 1958 South Pacific
Pilot in Hospital
 -1958 Men of Annapolis (TV Series)
Shaw / Byrd
- Hot Steam (1958) ... Shaw
- Jinx ... Byrd
 1957 The Enemy Below
Ens. Merry (uncredited)
 1957 Maverick (TV Series)
Hotel Desk Clerk
- The Jeweled Gun (1957) ... Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1957 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Lt. Losier
- California Gold Rush in Reverse (1957) ... Lt. Losier (uncredited)
 1956 Friendly Persuasion
Soldier (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Guest Narrator for Santa Monica Unified School District's 1963 choral and instrumental recording entitled "Stairway of the Stars", Burbank, CA, U.S.A. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 34 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Doug Mc Clure

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

Watching The Sound of Music (1965) is like being beaten to death by a Hallmark card.

Trivia:

Father of Tane McClure and Valerie. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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