Oscar Rowland (I) (1926–2010)

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Oscar Rowland was born on March 27, 1926 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. He was an actor, known for Footloose (1984), Bats (1999) and Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984). He was married to Beverly Rowland. He died on October 20, 2010 in the USA. See full bio »


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Known For

Footloose Mr. Walsh
Bats Dr. Swanbeck


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 2007 Whisper Island
Antique Dealer
 2006 Pirates of the Great Salt Lake
Old Grumpy
 2006 Propensity
 2003-2005 Everwood (TV Series)
- Put on a Happy Face (2005) ... Mort
- My Funny Valentine (2003) ... Mort
 2003 The Maldonado Miracle (TV Movie)
Man in Church
 2001 Brigham City
Oscar (Old Man)
 2001 Dumb Luck
Old Burt
 1995-2000 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Charlie / Mr. Miller Sr. / Man #1
- With God as My Witness (2000) ... Charlie (uncredited)
- The Wind Beneath My Wings (1998) ... Mr. Miller Sr. (uncredited)
- There But for the Grace of God (1995) ... Man #1
 1999 Bats
Dr. Swanbeck
 1999 Made Men
Old Timer
 1998 Before He Wakes (TV Movie)
Harry Smith
 1997 Not in This Town (TV Movie)
Grandpa Lemble
 1996 Invasion of Privacy
 1995 In the Shadow of Evil (TV Movie)
 1994 Noctropolis (Video Game)
Old Man
 1994 Three Things I've Learned (Short)
 1993 Harmful Intent (TV Movie)
Hotel Clerk
 1992 Split Infinity
Mr. Holbrook
 1992 Double Jeopardy (TV Movie)
TJ Carruthers
 1992 Animated Stories from the Bible (TV Series)
- Abraham and Isaac (1992) ... Abraham (voice, as Oscar G. Rowland)
 1992 In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (TV Movie)
Otto Doeffer
 1987-1991 Animated Stories from the New Testament (TV Series)
Bartimaeus / Shoemaker / Simeon
- Treasures in Heaven (1991) ... Bartimaeus (voice)
- The Prodigal Son (1988) ... Shoemaker (voice, as Oscar G. Rowland)
- The King Is Born (1987) ... Simeon (voice, as Oscar G. Rowland)
 1990 Easter Dream (Short)
 1989 Incident at Dark River (TV Movie)
3rd Townsperson (as Oscar G. Rowland)
 1989 Tripwire
Gas Station Attendant
 1989 Blind Witness (TV Movie)
Cab Driver
 1989 The Animated Book of Mormon (TV Series)
- Ammon, Missionary to the Lamanites (1989) ... Servant (voice)
 1988 Hemingway (TV Mini Series)
 1987 The Survivalist
 1987/I Promised Land
Mr. Rivers
 1987 Berserker
 1984 Silent Night, Deadly Night
Dr. Conway
 1984 Scorned and Swindled (TV Movie)
Reverend Perkins
 1984 Footloose
Mr. Walsh
 1983 Revenge of the Ninja
One-Eyed Informant
 1983 The Returning
Dr. Berg
 1982 The Executioner's Song (TV Movie)
Judge #1
 1982 Side by Side: The True Story of the Osmond Family (TV Movie)
Howard Corbin
 1982 Savannah Smiles
 1981 California Gold Rush (TV Movie)
 1981 The Adventures of Nellie Bly (TV Movie)
 1981 Harry's War
 1980 Mr. Krueger's Christmas (TV Movie)
Tree Salesman
 1979 Chilly Scenes of Winter
Man in Store
 1979 Take Down
Mr. Kilvitus
 1978 Uncle Ben (Short)
Howard (as Oscar G. Rowland)
 1978 Beyond and Back (Documentary)
Royal Physician
 1977 The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (TV Series)
- A Bear's Life (1977) ... Jonas

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Oscar G. Rowland


Beverly Rowland

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