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Henry Wills (I) (1921–1994)

Henry Wills was born on September 14, 1921 in Florence, Arizona, USA. He is known for his work on Pump Up the Volume (1990), One-Eyed Jacks (1961) and The Cowboys (1972). He was married to Gail. He died on September 15, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1984 The Master (TV Series)
Man on Dock
- State of the Union (1984) ... Man on Dock
 1981-1982 Father Murphy (TV Series)
Cook / Rider
- Laddie (1982) ... Cook
- A Horse from Heaven (1981) ... Rider
 1981 The Legend of the Lone Ranger
Ranger Little
 1980 Coast to Coast
Chef
 1979 The Chisholms (TV Mini-Series)
Manely
 1977 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Turner
- The Aftermath (1977) ... Turner
 1976 Drum
Mr. Gassaway
 1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Stephen Post
- The Lost Cotillion (1974) ... Stephen Post
 1974 Shootout in a One-Dog Town (TV Movie)
Jones
 1973 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Joe
- The Elixir (1973) ... Joe (uncredited)
 1973 Medical Center (TV Series)
Hustler
- A Life at Stake (1973) ... Hustler
 1973 Oklahoma Crude
Walker
 1972 The Delphi Bureau (TV Series)
Sanders
- The Top Secret Secret Project (1972) ... Sanders
 1972 Night of the Lepus
Frank
 1960-1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Yokum / Sand / Shotgun Rider / ...
- The Saddle Stiff (1972) ... Yokum
- The Lonely Man (1972) ... Sand (uncredited)
- The Wormwood Cup (1967) ... Shotgun Rider (uncredited)
- Destiny's Child (1966) ... Posse Member (uncredited)
- Right Is the Fourth R (1965) ... Schoolhouse Fight Thug (uncredited)
 1972 The Cowboys
Rustler
 1967-1970 The High Chaparral (TV Series)
Tommy / Murph / Harmon / ...
- The Badge (1970) ... Tommy
- Pale Warrior (1970) ... Tommy
- Wind (1970) ... Tommy
- Jelks (1970) ... Murph
- Sudden Country (1967) ... Harmon
 1970 Chisum
Extra (uncredited)
 1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
Chinook
- The Road to the Cradle (1969) ... Chinook
 1969 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Hewitt
- Peace Now - Arly Blau (1969) ... Hewitt (uncredited)
 1969 Lancer (TV Series)
Jake
- The Man Without a Gun (1969) ... Jake
 1967 Mannix (TV Series)
Man with Sunglasses
- The Name Is Mannix (1967) ... Man with Sunglasses
 1967 Mr. Terrific (TV Series)
Chauffeur
- Has Mr. Terrific Sold Out? (1967) ... Chauffeur
 1967 In Like Flint
Cooper
 1967 The Rat Patrol (TV Series)
Second Arab
- The Wild Goose Raid (1967) ... Second Arab
 1967 Return of the Gunfighter
Sam Boone
 1963-1967 The Virginian (TV Series)
2nd Thug / Corfino
- Yesterday's Timepiece (1967) ... 2nd Thug
- A Portrait of Marie Valonne (1963) ... Corfino
 1967 Red Tomahawk
Samuels
 1966 Shane (TV Series)
Farnham
- The Big Fifty (1966) ... Farnham
 1966 Texas Across the River
Cowboy (uncredited)
 1966 An Eye for an Eye
Charley Beetson
 1966 Nevada Smith
Fitch Man (uncredited)
 1965 Laredo (TV Series)
The Sombrero Indian
- Lazyfoot, Where Are You? (1965) ... The Sombrero Indian
 1965 The Sons of Katie Elder
Gus Dolly (uncredited)
 1965 Shenandoah
Rider with Purchasing Agents (uncredited)
 1965 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
The 1st Cowboy
- Thanatos Palace Hotel (1965) ... The 1st Cowboy
 1964 Advance to the Rear
Pvt. Long (uncredited)
 1964 Mail Order Bride
Saloon Brawler (uncredited)
 1959-1963 Rawhide (TV Series)
Cowboy / Kilroy / First Guard / ...
- Incident at Confidence Creek (1963) ... Cowboy (uncredited)
- Incident at Cactus Wells (1962) ... Kilroy
- Judgment at Hondo Seco (1961) ... First Guard
- Incident of the Wager on Payday (1961) ... Ranch Hand
- Incident of the New Start (1961) ... Ern
 1960-1963 Laramie (TV Series)
Weston / Rider with Tyler
- Badge of Glory (1963) ... Weston
- Trail Drive (1960) ... Rider with Tyler (uncredited)
 1963 Showdown
Chaca
 1959-1963 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Stark / Jace's Friend / Neil / ...
- Johnny Shiloh: Part 2 (1963) ... Stark
- Johnny Shiloh: Part 1 (1963) ... Stark
- Texas John Slaughter: A Trip to Tucson (1961) ... Jace's Friend (uncredited)
- Elfego Baca: Friendly Enemies at Law (1960) ... Neil (uncredited)
- Texas John Slaughter: Kentucky Gunslick (1960) ... Bob Devlin (uncredited)
 1962 The Wild Westerners
Pete - Stagecoach Driver (uncredited)
 1962 Six Black Horses
Indian leader
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Brawler
- The Roaring Boy-O (1962) ... Brawler (uncredited)
 1958-1962 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Jim / Reid Collins
- The Idol (1962) ... Jim (uncredited)
- White Warrior (1958) ... Reid Collins
 1962 Cain's Hundred (TV Series)
Henny
- Take a Number: Jack Garsell (1962) ... Henny
 1961 The Comancheros
Ranger (uncredited)
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series)
Pit Boss
- Trademark (1961) ... Pit Boss
 1961 Posse from Hell
Chunk
 1961 One-Eyed Jacks
Ephraim - Stableman (uncredited)
 1957-1961 Maverick (TV Series)
Stage Driver / Johnny Reb
- The Forbidden City (1961) ... Stage Driver (uncredited)
- A Fellow's Brother (1959) ... Stage Driver (uncredited)
- Trail West to Fury (1958) ... Johnny Reb (uncredited)
- The Jeweled Gun (1957) ... Stage Driver (uncredited)
 1957-1961 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Indian Leader / Wagon Train Outrider
- Weight of Command (1961) ... Indian Leader (uncredited)
- The John Cameron Story (1957) ... Wagon Train Outrider
 1960 Stagecoach West (TV Series)
Hank - Eastbound Stage Driver
- High Lonesome (1960) ... Hank - Eastbound Stage Driver (uncredited)
 1960 Lawman (TV Series)
Blaine - Stage Driver
- The Go-Between (1960) ... Blaine - Stage Driver (uncredited)
 1960 Have Gun - Will Travel (TV Series)
Bartender
- Black Sheep (1960) ... Bartender
 1960 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
Stagecoach Driver
- The Snare (1960) ... Stagecoach Driver
 1960 The Texan (TV Series)
Ramon
- The Taming of Rio Nada (1960) ... Ramon (uncredited)
 1960 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Jud
- Journey to Provision (1960) ... Jud
 1959-1960 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Gunman / Stage Driver
- Mental Lapse (1960) ... Gunman (uncredited)
- Bad Gun (1959) ... Stage Driver (uncredited)
 1959 Tombstone Territory (TV Series)
- The Legend (1959) ... (scenes deleted)
 1959 Black Saddle (TV Series)
Johnny Raymond
- The Freight Line (1959) ... Johnny Raymond
 1959 Last Train from Gun Hill
Jake (uncredited)
 1958 Zorro (TV Series)
Guard / Soldier / Manuel / ...
- Zorro and the Flag of Truce (1958) ... Guard (uncredited)
- The New Order (1958) ... Soldier (uncredited)
- The Fox and the Coyote (1958) ... Manuel (uncredited)
- Sweet Face of Danger (1958) ... Castro (uncredited)
- Garcia Stands Accused (1958) ... King's Messenger
 1957-1958 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Saloon Hench / Gambler / Dick Little
- End of the Trail (1958)
- The Newspaper (1958) ... Saloon Hench
- The Silver Bullets (1957) ... Gambler (uncredited)
- Jesse James (1957) ... Dick Little
 1957-1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Barking Fox
- The Castaway (1958) ... Barking Fox
 1958 The Badlanders
Miner (uncredited)
 1958 Ride a Crooked Trail
Clovis (uncredited)
 1958 The Saga of Hemp Brown
Gang Member (uncredited)
 1958 The Law and Jake Wade
Cavalry Sergeant (uncredited)
 1958 Casey Jones (TV Series)
Jack Larkin
- Treasure of Sam Bass (1958) ... Jack Larkin
 1958 Saddle the Wind
Cowboy (uncredited)
 1958 Day of the Badman
Stage Driver (uncredited)
 1957 Boots and Saddles (TV Series)
 1957 Omar Khayyam
Defender Assassin (uncredited)
 1957 Night Passage
Pache
 1957 The Last Stagecoach West
Henchman (uncredited)
 1957 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral
Alby (uncredited)
 1957 State Trooper (TV Series)
Saloon Patron
- The Silver Duke (1957) ... Saloon Patron (uncredited)
 1957 Climax! (TV Series)
Bank Robber
- Strange Sanctuary (1957) ... Bank Robber (uncredited)
 1956 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Nettle
- Looters ... Nettle
 1956 Away All Boats
Seaman (uncredited)
 1956 A Day of Fury
Joe (uncredited)
 1956 Raw Edge
Townsman (uncredited)
 1956 Red Sundown
Zellman Rider (uncredited)
 1955 The Spoilers
Deputy (uncredited)
 1955 Texas Lady
Deputy Hank (uncredited)
 1955 The Second Greatest Sex
Townsman (uncredited)
 1955 Wichita
Cowpuncher (uncredited)
 1955 Run for Cover
Townsman (uncredited)
 1955 Chief Crazy Horse
He Dog
 1955 The Man from Bitter Ridge
Crow's Nester (uncredited)
 1955 Rage at Dawn
Dobe - Reno Henchman (uncredited)
 1954 Destry
Shotgun Rider (uncredited)
 1954 The Yellow Mountain
Henchman (uncredited)
 1954 Black Horse Canyon
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1953 Wings of the Hawk
Capt. Rivera (uncredited)
 1953 Arrowhead
Trooper Baker (uncredited)
 1953 Shane
Ryker Man (uncredited)
 1953 Son of the Renegade
Deputy (uncredited)
 1953 Gunsmoke
Telford Henchman (uncredited)
 1953 The Redhead from Wyoming
Settler (uncredited)
 1952 The Raiders
Henchman (uncredited)
 1952 Yankee Buccaneer
Seaman (uncredited)
 1952 The Savage
Firth (uncredited)
 1952 The Roy Rogers Show (TV Series)
Matt / Monty Elk Heart
- The Hermit's Secret (1952) ... Monty Elk Heart
 1951 Westward the Women
Outrider (uncredited)
 1951 Cavalry Scout
Gang Member (uncredited)
 1951 The Redhead and the Cowboy
Sentry (uncredited)
 1950 Kansas Raiders
Raider (uncredited)
 1950 Branded
Rubriz Man (uncredited)
 1950 The Cisco Kid (TV Series)
Deputy Frank / Bank Customer
- Chain Lightning (1950) ... Deputy Frank (uncredited)
- Boomerang (1950) ... Bank Customer (uncredited)
 1950 The Return of Jesse James
Gang Member (uncredited)
 1950 My Friend Irma Goes West
Extra at Excavation (uncredited)
 1950 Salt Lake Raiders
Henchman (uncredited)
 1950 Riding High
Stableman (uncredited)
 1950 The Girl from San Lorenzo
2nd Stage Guard (uncredited)
 1949 Samson and Delilah
Saran's Charioteer (uncredited)
 1949 The Gal Who Took the West
O'Hara Cowhand with Lee (uncredited)
 1949 Massacre River
Colonel's Aide / Stage Guard (uncredited)
 1949 West of Laramie (Short)
Henchman
 1948 Sundown Riders
Henchman Curly
 1948 Joan of Arc
Julian (uncredited)
 1947 Border Feud
Shack Henchman (uncredited)
 1947 Law of the Lash
Stage Guard / Deputy (uncredited)
 1946 The Devil's Playground
Wagon Driver (uncredited)
 1946 Plainsman and the Lady
Indian (uncredited)
 1946 California Gold Rush
Henchman (uncredited)
 1946 Frontier Gunlaw
Barfly (uncredited)
 1946 The Phantom Rider
Deputy (uncredited)
 1945 Rough Riders of Cheyenne
Henchman That Shoots Tuttle (uncredited)
 1945 Bandits of the Badlands
Henchman (uncredited)
 1945 West of the Pecos
Vigilante (uncredited)
 1945 The Purple Monster Strikes
Osborne / Mason (uncredited)
 1945 Along Came Jones
Cowhand in Saloon (uncredited)
 1945 Trail of Kit Carson
Posse Rider (uncredited)
 1945 Flame of the West
Saloon Brawler (uncredited)
 1945 Santa Fe Saddlemates
Henchman Denver
 1945 Springtime in Texas
Deputy (uncredited)
 1945 Stranger from Santa Fe
Deputy Ed (uncredited)
 1945 Beyond the Pecos
Mute Henchman Arizona
 1945 Corpus Christi Bandits
Henchman / 2nd Stage Guard (uncredited)
 1945 Sheriff of Cimarron
Prisoner (uncredited)
 1945 Great Stagecoach Robbery
Henchman Jake (uncredited)
 1945 The Topeka Terror
Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 The Big Bonanza
Deputy (uncredited)
 1944 The Old Texas Trail
Barfly (uncredited)
 1944 Code of the Prairie
Trail Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Riders of the Santa Fe
Barfly (uncredited)
 1944 Stagecoach to Monterey
Henchman Buck (uncredited)
 1944 Trail to Gunsight
Pete Sellers (uncredited)
 1944 The San Antonio Kid
Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Bordertown Trail
Henchman
 1944 Song of Nevada
Fired Cowhand (uncredited)
 1944 Raiders of Ghost City
Knife Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Silver City Kid
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 Forty Thieves
Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Mystery Man
Henchman (uncredited)
 1944 Lumberjack
Slade / Logger (uncredited)
 1944 Buffalo Bill
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
 1944 Outlaws of Santa Fe
Townsman (uncredited)
 1944 Oklahoma Raiders
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1943 Bar 20
Henchman (uncredited)
 1943 Beyond the Last Frontier
Henchman (uncredited)
 1943 Silver Spurs
Deputy (uncredited)
 1943 Colt Comrades
Vigilante (uncredited)
 1943 Border Patrol
Henchman (uncredited)
 1942 Lost Canyon
Cowhand Henry (uncredited)
 1942 Overland Mail
Wagon Man [Ch. 5] (uncredited)
 1942 Perils of Nyoka
Guard (uncredited)
 1942 Tombstone: The Town Too Tough to Die
Henchman (uncredited)
 1942 Romance on the Range
Rusty Grant (uncredited)
 1942 Sunset on the Desert
Deputy Ed
 1942 South of Santa Fe
Felton (uncredited)
 1941 Road Agent
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 Fighting Bill Fargo
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 Man from Montana
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1941 Billy the Kid in Santa Fe
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 Nevada City
Train Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Pirates on Horseback
Henchman (uncredited)
 1941 Saddlemates
Bobtail Horse - Captured Indian (uncredited)
 1941 Border Vigilantes
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 In Old Cheyenne
Cowhand (uncredited)
 1941 In Old Colorado
Henchman Jim (uncredited)
 1941 Doomed Caravan
Bar 20 Hand (uncredited)
 1940 The Texas Rangers Ride Again
Henchman (uncredited)
 1940 The Border Legion
Miner (uncredited)
 1940 Young Bill Hickok
Henchman / Brave (uncredited)
 1940 The Ranger and the Lady
Henchman (uncredited)
 1940 Winners of the West
Townsman / Indian (uncredited)
 1940 Covered Wagon Days
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 Shooting High
Townsman (uncredited)
 1940 Dark Command
Guerrilla (uncredited)
 1940 Drums of Fu Manchu
Tartar [Chs. 14-15] (uncredited)
 1940 Legion of the Lawless
Townsman (uncredited)
 1939 Zorro's Fighting Legion
Legionnaire [Ch. 11] (uncredited)
 1939 The Kansas Terrors
Bandit with Renaldo (uncredited)
 1939 In Old Caliente
Henchman (uncredited)
 1939 Mexicali Rose
Valdez Man (uncredited)
 1938 The Frontiersmen
Bar 20 Hand (uncredited)
 1938 Hawk of the Wilderness
Seven Feathers (uncredited)
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