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Henry Wilcoxon (1905–1984)

Henry Wilcoxon was given the lead role of Marc Antony in Cecil B. DeMille's Cleopatra (1934). It would prove to be the beginning of a long relationship with DeMille he would become a familiar DeMille character actor and DeMille's associate producer in the later years of DeMille's career. However, after DeMille died, he worked sporadically and ... See full bio »

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Known For

Caddyshack The Bishop
The Ten Commandments
Mrs. Miniver
Mrs. Miniver Vicar
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 1983 Sweet 16
 1982 Private Benjamin (TV Series)
Chief Charlie
- Sacred Land (1982) ... Chief Charlie
 1982 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Mr. Mathers
- Mr. Lonelyhearts (1982) ... Mr. Mathers
 1980 Enola Gay: The Men, the Mission, the Atomic Bomb (TV Movie)
Secretary of War Stimson
 1980 The Man with Bogart's Face
Mr. Chevalier
 1979 The Two Worlds of Jennie Logan (TV Movie)
 1978 F.I.S.T.
Win Talbot
 1978 When Every Day Was the Fourth of July (TV Movie)
Judge Henry J. Wheeler
 1976 Pony Express Rider
Trevor Kingman
 1976 Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood
Silent Film Director
 1975 Against a Crooked Sky
Cut Tongue / Narrator
 1975 The Log of the Black Pearl (TV Movie)
Alexander Sand
 1974 The Tribe (TV Movie)
 1973 Lassie (TV Series)
Chief Locagoan
- Tell It to the Birds (1973) ... Chief Locagoan
 1972 Doomsday Machine
Dr. Christopher Perry
 1971 Man in the Wilderness
Indian Chief
 1971 Sarge (TV Series)
Bishop Andrade
- Psst! Wanna Buy a Dirty Picture? (1971) ... Bishop Andrade (as Henry Wilcoxen)
- The Badge or the Cross (1971) ... Bishop Andrade
 1970 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
John Bramley
- Stark (1970) ... John Bramley
 1969 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Captain Rick Ballinger
- All Flags Flying (1969) ... Captain Rick Ballinger
 1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Armando Galiano
- The Night of the Pistoleros (1969) ... Armando Galiano
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Prime Minister Garth
- A Matter of Royal Larceny (1968) ... Prime Minister Garth
 1967 Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
Ghost Wolf
- The Battle of Bloody Stones (1967) ... Ghost Wolf
 1967 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Captain Bowers
- The Gray Passenger (1967) ... Captain Bowers
 1966 The Road West (TV Series)
- Shaman (1966) ... Wills
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
Lazlos Gagny
- Will the Real Good Guys Please Stand Up? (1966) ... Lazlos Gagny (as Henry Wilcoxin)
 1966 Preview Tonight (TV Series)
Admiral Rockland
- Pursue and Destroy (1966) ... Admiral Rockland
 1966 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
William Blunt
- Fifty Rifles (1966) ... William Blunt
 1965 The War Lord
Frisian Prince
 1965 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Don Alfredo
- Winner Lose All (1965) ... Don Alfredo
 1950 The Miniver Story
 1950 Sunset Boulevard
Actor on DeMille's 'Samson & Delilah' Set (uncredited)
 1942 Johnny Doughboy
Oliver Lawrence
 1942 The Man Who Wouldn't Die
Dr. Haggard
 1941 The Corsican Brothers
Count Victor Franchi
 1941 South of Tahiti
Captain Larkin
 1941 Scotland Yard
Dakin Barrolles
 1941 That Hamilton Woman
Captain Hardy
 1941 The Lone Wolf Takes a Chance
Frank Jordan
 1940 Mystery Sea Raider
Captain Jimmy Madden
 1940 Earthbound
Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds
 1940 The Crooked Road
Bob Trent
 1939 Tarzan Finds a Son!
Mr. Sande
 1939 Chasing Danger
Captain Andre Duvac
 1939 The Arizona Wildcat
Richard Baldwin
 1939 Woman Doctor
Allan Graeme
 1938 Five of a Kind
Dr. Scott Williams
 1938 If I Were King
Captain of the Watch
 1938 Mysterious Mr. Moto
Anton Darvak
 1938/II Keep Smiling
Jonathan Rand
 1937 Souls at Sea
Lieutenant Stanley Tarryton
 1936 The President's Mystery
James Blake
 1936 Two Who Dared
Capt. Nicolai Ilyinski
 1935 Hollywood Extra Girl (Documentary short)
Crusades Actor (uncredited)
 1934 Alexandra
Capt. André Launa
 1933 Lord of the Manor
Jim Bridge
 1933 Taxi to Paradise (Short)
Stephen Randall
 1932 Self Made Lady
Bert Taverner (as Harry Wilcoxon)
 1931 The Perfect Lady
Larry Tindale
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Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (5 credits)
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Henry Wilcoxen | Harry Wilcoxin | Henry Wilcoxin | Harry Wilcoxon


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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Three daughters by wife Joan Woodbury: Wendy Joan born December 28, 1939; Heather Ann born May 8, 1947; Cecilia Dawn born May 25, 1950.



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