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William Paterson (I) (1919–2003)

A graduate of Brown University, he appeared for at least part of every season for 20 years at The Cleveland Play House, taking time out for live television, films, and four national tours with his own one-man shows. He joined the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco (where Annette Bening, Denzel Washington, Benjamin Bratt, Harry Hamlin, ... See full bio »

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 1990 Pacific Heights
Mr. Hill
 1989 Midnight Caller (TV Series)
Ellsworth Burke
- But Not for Me (1989) ... Ellsworth Burke
 1986 Hard Traveling
 1982 Hear No Evil (TV Movie)
 1976 The Taming of the Shrew (TV Movie)
 1975 At Long Last Love
Murray (Poker Party)
 1973 The Waltons (TV Series)
Oglethorpe 'Fred' Hansen
- The Separation (1973) ... Oglethorpe 'Fred' Hansen
 1972 Search (TV Series)
Harry Corbett
- Flight to Nowhere (1972) ... Harry Corbett
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Mr. Vannerman
- Riot (1972) ... Mr. Vannerman
 1971 Nichols (TV Series)
- Away the Rolling River (1971) ... Perkins
- Ketcham Power (1971) ... Perkins
- The Indian Giver (1971) ... Perkins
 1971 Longstreet (TV Series)
Henri De Carie
- So, Who's Fred Hornbeck? (1971) ... Henri De Carie
 1970 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Dr. Sharpe
- The Savage Wilderness (1970) ... Dr. Sharpe

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