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Bud Townsend (1921–1997)

Bud Townsend was born on October 17, 1921 as Albert Townsend. He was a director and actor, known for The Beach Girls (1982), Terror House (1972) and Nightmare in Wax (1969). He was married to Patty Sue Townsend. He died on September 19, 1997 in Bend, Oregon, USA. See full bio »


(age 75) in Bend, Oregon, USA

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 1984 Love Scenes
 1982 The Beach Girls (as Pat Townsend)
 1978 Coach
 1972 Terror House
 1960-1966 Death Valley Days (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Suzie (1962)
- Hangtown Fry (1962)
 1962 The Beachcomber (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Home to Roost (1962)
- The Fugitive (1962)
 1960 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sink or Swim (1960)
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 1985 Always
Judy's Father
 1947 Repeat Performance
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1943 Around the World
Soldier (uncredited)
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Father, with Patty Sue Townsend, of actress Patrice Townsend, script supervisor Jenny Townsend, and electrician Mike Townsend. See more »

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