Tony Dow (I) (1945–2022)


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Tony Dow was an American actor, film producer, television director, and sculptor from Los Angeles, California. His most famous role was that of athletic adolescent Wallace "Wally" Cleaver in the popular sitcom "Leave It to Beaver" (1957-1963). Dow played the older brother to the series' protagonist Theodore "The Beaver" Cleaver (played by Jerry ... See full bio »

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Leave It to Beaver
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Leave It to Beaver Wally Cleaver
(1957-1963)
Babylon 5 Director
(1996-1998)
Crusade Director
(1999)

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 2015-2016 Suspense (TV Series)
Fitzhugh / Max Redford
- The Peacemakers (2016) ... Fitzhugh
- The Dead Man (2015) ... Max Redford
 2015 Lucky Day (Short)
Marty
 1999 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
MBC Exec Donald Debono / Donald Debono
- Trash TV: Part 2 (1999) ... MBC Exec Donald Debono (uncredited)
- Trash TV: Part 1 (1999) ... Donald Debono
 1998 Playing Patti
 1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series)
Jimmy (segment "The Card Game") / Jimmy
- The Motorcycle/Blind Man's Dog/Deer Hunters/Tribal Curse/The Card Game (1998) ... Jimmy (segment "The Card Game")
- The Card Game (1998) ... Jimmy
 1990 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
Johnny Travers
- Dust to Dust (1990) ... Johnny Travers
- Prime Cut (1990) ... Johnny Travers
 1989 Charles in Charge (TV Series)
Preston
- Summer Together, Fall Apart (1989) ... Preston
 1983-1989 The New Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Wally Cleaver
- Dads and Grads: Part 2 (1989) ... Wally Cleaver
- Dads and Grads: Part 1 (1989) ... Wally Cleaver
- Brother vs. Brother (1989) ... Wally Cleaver
- Man's Greatest Achievements (1989) ... Wally Cleaver
- Shortcuts (1989) ... Wally Cleaver
 1989 Jesse Hawkes (TV Series)
Neil Allen
- When Good Stockbrokers Go Bad (1989) ... Neil Allen
 1987 Back to the Beach
Judge #1
 1983-1987 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Wally Cleaver / Barry Renner
- Who Killed Maxwell Thorn? (1987) ... Wally Cleaver
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Gordon Rogers
- Crossed Up (1987) ... Gordon Rogers
 1987 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Robert Miller
- Kill John Doe (1987) ... Robert Miller
 1983 High School U.S.A. (TV Movie)
Principal Pete Kinney
 1983 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Julian Groves
- Nobody Does It Better (1983) ... Julian Groves
 1983 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Dr. Vance Curtis
- Suffer the Little Children (1983) ... Dr. Vance Curtis
 1983 Still the Beaver (TV Movie)
Wally Cleaver
 1982 Square Pegs (TV Series)
Ed Greene
- Child's Christmas in Weemawee: Part 2 (1982) ... Ed Greene
- Child's Christmas in Weemawee: Part 1 (1982) ... Ed Greene
 1981 The Ordeal of Bill Carney (TV Movie)
Dr. Russell
 1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Mason
 1977 The Kentucky Fried Movie
Wally (segment "Courtroom")
 1975 Death Scream (TV Movie)
Joey
 1972 A Great American Tragedy (TV Movie)
Johnny
 1972 Emergency! (TV Series)
Motorcycle Rider
- Brushfire (1972) ... Motorcycle Rider
 1971 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Frank Parks
- The Sands of Anger (1971) ... Frank Parks
 1971 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Marvin (segment "Love and the Only Child")
- Love and the Only Child/Love and the Wig (1971) ... Marvin (segment "Love and the Only Child")
 1970 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Cpl. Wayne Miller
- Log 69: Cigarettes, Cars, and Wild, Wild Women (1970) ... Cpl. Wayne Miller
 1968 Lassie (TV Series)
Drew Hanford
- Hanford's Point: Part 3 (1968) ... Drew Hanford
- Hanford's Point: Part 2 (1968) ... Drew Hanford
- Hanford's Point: Part 1 (1968) ... Drew Hanford
 1967 NBC Children's Theatre (TV Series)
Norm
 1965-1966 Never Too Young (TV Series)
Chet
- Episode #1.196 (1966) ... Chet
- Episode #1.194 (1966) ... Chet
- Episode #1.193 (1966) ... Chet
- Episode #1.191 (1966) ... Chet
- Episode #1.190 (1966) ... Chet
 1963-1965 Mr. Novak (TV Series)
George / United States - United Nations Assembly / Mike Kenyon / ...
- The Tender Twigs (1965) ... United States - United Nations Assembly
- Johnny Ride the Pony: One, Two, Three (1964) ... Mike Kenyon
- Fear Is a Handful of Dust (1964) ... George
- The Death of a Teacher (1964) ... George Scheros
- To Lodge and Dislodge (1963) ... George
 1964 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Gilbert Thornbury
- Guest in the House (1964) ... Gilbert Thornbury
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Billy Rusher
- The Show Must Go on - To Orange City (1964) ... Billy Rusher
 1963 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series)
Bob Quincy
- Four Feet in the Morning (1963) ... Bob Quincy
 1963 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Bob Quincy
- Four Feet in the Morning (1963) ... Bob Quincy
 1957-1963 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Wally Cleaver
- Family Scrapbook (1963) ... Wally Cleaver
- The Clothing Drive (1963) ... Wally Cleaver
- Beaver Sees America (1963) ... Wally Cleaver
- The All-Night Party (1963) ... Wally Cleaver
- Wally's Practical Joke (1963) ... Wally Cleaver
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Muriel Montrose
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