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William Watson (III) (1938–1997)

William Watson was born on October 5, 1938. He was an actor, known for In the Heat of the Night (1967), Chato's Land (1972) and The Mack (1973). He died on November 5, 1997 in Kauai, Hawaii, USA. See full bio »

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(age 59) in Kauai, Hawaii, USA
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 1986 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Donald Hayes
- Death of the Flowers (1986) ... Donald Hayes
 1980 Wholly Moses!
Bandit
 1980 When the Whistle Blows (TV Series)
Gorham
- God's Country (1980) ... Gorham
 1980 The Contender (TV Mini-Series)
Andy
 1980 Dallas (TV Series)
Hutch McKinney
- Jock's Trial: Part 2 (1980) ... Hutch McKinney
 1979 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Simon
- Dukes Meet Cale Yarborough (1979) ... Simon
 1979 CHiPs (TV Series)
Sgt. Chapman
- High Octane (1979) ... Sgt. Chapman
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series)
Shining
- Red Handed (1979) ... Shining
 1978 Stingray
Lonigan
 1977 Young Dan'l Boone (TV Series)
Fraker
- The Pirate (1977) ... Fraker
 1977 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Mini-Series)
Teddy Jakes
- Force of Evil (1977) ... Teddy Jakes
 1977 The Force of Evil (TV Movie)
Teddy Jakes
 1972-1977 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Marcus Lucien / Hobart / L.B. Barker
- Elegy in a Rain Forest (1977) ... Marcus Lucien
- Right Grave - Wrong Body (1974) ... Hobart
- Good Night, Baby - Time to Die! (1972) ... L.B. Barker
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
Gardner
- Part II (1977) ... Gardner
- Part I (1977) ... Gardner
 1976 The Passover Plot
Roman Captain
 1973-1976 Cannon (TV Series)
Sgt. Buck Martin / Ed Murdoch
- Madman (1976) ... Sgt. Buck Martin
- Perfect Alibi (1973) ... Ed Murdoch
 1975 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Leo Moon
- Captain Dobey, You're Dead (1975) ... Leo Moon
 1975 Man on the Outside (TV Movie)
Ames
 1975 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Ross
- The Four Pound Brick (1975) ... Ross
 1967-1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Gard Dixon / Sam Danton / Carl Craddock
- Island in the Desert: Part 2 (1974) ... Gard Dixon (as William C. Watson)
- Island in the Desert: Part 1 (1974) ... Gard Dixon (as William C. Watson)
- The Pack Rat (1970) ... Sam Danton
- Saturday Night (1967) ... Carl Craddock (as William C. Watson)
 1974 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Lt. Smith
- A Full Rich Day (1974) ... Lt. Smith
 1973-1974 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Dick Higgins / Sgt. Milt Dedini / Insp. Milt Dedini
- Bird of Prey (1974) ... Dick Higgins
- Commitment (1974) ... Sgt. Milt Dedini
- No Badge for Benjy (1973) ... Insp. Milt Dedini
 1974 The Manhunter (TV Series)
Fred Lummit
- Death on the Run (1974) ... Fred Lummit
 1974 Chopper One (TV Series)
Peter Link
- Downtime (1974) ... Peter Link
 1973 The New Perry Mason (TV Series)
Jeff Box
- The Case of the Perilous Pen (1973) ... Jeff Box
 1973 Executive Action
Technician - (Leader of Team B)
 1973 The Rookies (TV Series)
Sergeant Dunson
- Deadly Cage (1973) ... Sergeant Dunson
 1973 The Mack
Jed (as William C. Watson)
 1973 Kojak (TV Series)
Det. Matt Black
- The Marcus-Nelson Murders (1973) ... Det. Matt Black
 1972 Chato's Land
Harvey Lansing
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Zack
- He Was Only Seven (1972) ... Zack
 1971 The Hunting Party
Jim Loring
 1971 Lawman
Choctaw Lee (as William C. Watson)
 1968-1970 The High Chaparral (TV Series)
Brady / Mace
- No Trouble at All (1970) ... Brady (as William C. Watson)
- The Kinsman (1968) ... Mace (as William C. Watson)
 1968 The Outcasts (TV Series)
Cart Munson
- The Heady Wine (1968) ... Cart Munson (as William C. Watson)
 1968 The Rat Patrol (TV Series)
Corporal Freebairn
- The Kill at Koorlea Raid (1968) ... Corporal Freebairn (as William C. Watson)
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
Burke Stegman
- Nobody (1967) ... Burke Stegman (as William C. Watson)
 1967 In the Heat of the Night
McNeil (as William C. Watson)
 1965 Girl on a Chain Gang
Sheriff Sonny Lew Wymer

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Alternate Names:

William C. Watson

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Libra

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