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Anson Williams


Anson Williams was born on September 25, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Happy Days (1974), Baywatch (1989) and ABC Afterschool Specials (1972). He has been married to Jackie Gerken since 1988. They have four children. He was previously married to Lorrie Mahaffey. See full bio »

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Known For

Happy Days Potsie Weber / Pretty Boy
(1974-1984)
Baywatch Councilman McKenna
(2000-2001)
(1985)
(1997-1998)

Filmography

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 2016 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Clayton
- Taffy Days (2016) ... Clayton
 2009 Take 2
Mike
 2003 Sabrina the Teenage Witch (TV Series)
Potsie
- Sabrina in Wonderland (2003) ... Potsie
 2002 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Warden Jack Beatty
- Jailhouse Notch: Part 2 (2002) ... Warden Jack Beatty
 2000 Baywatch (TV Series)
Councilman McKenna
- Dream Girl (2000) ... Councilman McKenna
- Soul Survivor (2000) ... Councilman McKenna
 1996 Boy Meets World (TV Series)
Anson Williams
- I Was a Teenage Spy (1996) ... Anson Williams
 1995 Fudge (TV Series)
Waiter
- No Exit (1995) ... Waiter
 1984 I Married a Centerfold (TV Movie)
Nick Bellows
 1974-1984 Happy Days (TV Series)
Potsie Weber / Pretty Boy
- Fonzie's Spots (1984) ... Potsie Weber
- Low Notes (1984) ... Potsie Weber
- Glove Story (1983) ... Potsie Weber
- Welcome Home: Part 2 (1983) ... Potsie Weber
- Welcome Home: Part 1 (1983) ... Potsie Weber
 1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Dan O'Dwyer
- The Songwriter/Queen of the Soaps (1983) ... Dan O'Dwyer
 1978 Greatest Heroes of the Bible (TV Series)
Nabar
- The Ten Commandments (1978) ... Nabar
 1978 The Hanna-Barbera Happy Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1978)
- Episode #1.1 (1978)
 1977 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Sean McGlynn
 1976 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Potsie Weber
- Excuse Me, May I Cut In? (1976) ... Potsie Weber
 1973 Lisa, Bright and Dark (TV Movie)
Brian Morris
 1973 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
- The Panic Path (1973)
 1973 Bridget Loves Bernie (TV Series)
Young Man
- Life Begins at 65 (1973) ... Young Man
 1972 The Paul Lynde Show (TV Series)
Jimmy
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Potsie (segment "Love and the Television Set")
- Love and the Happy Days/Love and the Newscasters (1972) ... Potsie (segment "Love and the Television Set")
 1971 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Steve Baggot
- Eulogy for a Wide Receiver (1971) ... Steve Baggot
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for McDonalds restaurants (1971) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Jackie Gerken  (filed for divorce)  (4 children) | See more »
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Graduated from Burbank High School. See more »

Trademark:

Deep resonant voice See more »

Nickname:

Potsie

Star Sign:

Libra

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