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Louis Burton Lindley, Jr. (June 29, 1919 – December 8, 1983), better known by the stage name Slim Pickens, was an American rodeo performer and film and television actor who epitomized the profane, tough, sardonic cowboy, but who is best remembered for his comic roles, notably in Dr. Strangelove, 1941 and Blazing Saddles.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Louis Burton Lindley, Jr. (June 29, 1919 – December 8, 1983), better known by the stage name Slim Pickens, was an American rodeo performer and film and television actor who epitomized the profane, tough, sardonic cowboy, but who is best remembered for his comic roles, notably in Dr. Strangelove, 1941 and Blazing Saddles.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Slim Pickens, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 130

Birthday 1919-06-29

Day of Death 1983-12-08

Place of Birth Kingsburg, California, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Outdoor Rambling
1982 Pink Motel as Roy
1982 Filthy Rich(15 episodes)
1981 The Nashville Palace(1 episode)
1981 The Howling as Sam Newfield
1981 This House Possessed as Arthur Keene
1981 Christmas Mountain as Murf
1980 Honeysuckle Rose as Garland Ramsey
1980 The Legend of Earl Durand
1980 Tom Horn as Sam Creedmore
1980 Swan Song as George
1979 The Black Hole as B.O.B. (voice)
1979 1941 as Hollis P. Wood
1979 Beyond the Poseidon Adventure as Tex
1979 The Sacketts as Jack Bigelow
1979 B. J. and the Bear(48 episodes)
1979 The Sacketts(2 episodes)
1978 The Swarm as Jud Hawkins
1978 Vega$(1 episode)
1977 The Love Boat(2 episodes)
1977 The White Buffalo as Abel Pickney (stage driver)
1977 Mr. Billion as Duane Hawkins
1977 The Shadow of Chikara as Virgil Cane
1976 Pony Express Rider as Bob Jay
1976 Hawmps! as Naman Tucker
1976 How the West Was Won(4 episodes)
1975 Babe as Colonel M.J. McCombs
1975 Switch(1 episode)
1975 White Line Fever as Duane Haller
1975 The Apple Dumpling Gang as Frank Stillwell
1975 Poor Pretty Eddie as Sheriff Orville
1975 Baretta(2 episodes)
1975 Rancho Deluxe as Henry Beige
1974 Ginger in the Morning as Sheriff
1974 Bootleggers as Grandpa Pruitt
1974 The Gun And The Pulpit as Billy One-Eye
1974 Blazing Saddles as Taggart
1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid as Sheriff Colin Baker
1972 The Getaway as Cowboy
1972 Kung Fu(1 episode)
1972 Rolling Man as Chuck
1972 The Honkers as Clete
1972 J.C. as Grady Caldwell
1971 The Devil and Miss Sarah as Stoney
1971 McMillan & Wife(1 episode)
1971 Hitched as Sam / Bart Dawson
1971 Alias Smith and Jones(4 episodes)
1970 The Deserter as Sgt. Tattinger
1970 The Mary Tyler Moore Show(1 episode)
1970 The Ballad of Cable Hogue as Ben Fairchild
1970 Operation Snafu as General Maxwell
1969 80 Steps to Jonah as Scott
1969 The Desperate Mission as Three-Finger Jack
1968 Skidoo as Switchboard Operator
1968 The Outcasts(1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O(1 episode)
1968 Never a Dull Moment as Cowboy Schaeffer
1968 The Legend of Custer as California Joe Milner
1967 Will Penny as Ike Wallerstein
1967 Mannix(1 episode)
1967 Cimarron Strip(1 episode)
1967 Custer(16 episodes)
1967 The Flim-Flam Man as Jarvis Bates
1967 Ironside(2 episodes)
1967 Hard Breed to Kill
1967 Rough Night in Jericho as Yarbrough
1966 That Girl(1 episode)
1966 An Eye for an Eye as Ike Slant
1966 Stagecoach as Buck, Stagecoach Driver
1966 The Young Rounders
1965 The Legend of Jesse James(1 episode)
1965 Run for Your Life(1 episode)
1965 The Glory Guys as Sgt. James Gregory
1965 Major Dundee as Wiley
1965 In Harm's Way as C.P.O. Culpepper
1964 Profiles in Courage(1 episode)
1964 Daniel Boone(2 episodes)
1964 The Man from U.N.C.L.E.(1 episode)
1964 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb as Major "King" Kong
1963 The Fugitive(1 episode)
1962 Our Man Higgins(1 episode)
1962 The Wide Country(28 episodes)
1962 The Virginian(2 episodes)
1961 A Thunder of Drums as Trooper Erschick
1961 The Wonderful World of Disney(1 episode)
1961 One-Eyed Jacks as Deputy Lon Dedrick
1961 The Americans(1 episode)
1960 Route 66(1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6(1 episode)
1960 Outlaws(50 episodes) as Slim
1960 The Tall Man(1 episode)
1960 COronado 9(1 episode)
1959 The Swamp Fox(8 episodes)
1959 Riverboat(2 episodes)
1959 Escort West as Corporal Wheeler
1959 Rawhide(1 episode)
1958 The Sheepman as Marshal
1957 Maverick(3 episodes)
1957 Sugarfoot(2 episodes)
1957 Gunsight Ridge as Hank Moss
1956 Gun Brothers as Moose MacLain
1956 The Great Locomotive Chase as Pete Bracken
1956 Stranger at My Door as Ben Silas
1956 When Gangland Strikes as Slim Pickett
1956 Cow Dog as Himself - Commentator
1956 Cow Dog as Cowhand
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents(1 episode)
1955 Cheyenne(1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke(5 episodes)
1955 The Last Command as Abe
1955 Santa Fe Passage as Sam Beekman
1955 Buffalo Bill, Jr.(2 episodes)
1954 Lassie(1 episode)
1954 The Outcast as Boone Polson
1954 The Boy from Oklahoma as Shorty
1954 Phantom Stallion as Slim
1953 Red River Shore as Deputy Slim Pickens
1953 Shadows of Tombstone as Slim
1953 Down Laredo Way as Slim
1953 Iron Mountain Trail as Slim
1953 The Sun Shines Bright as Sterling, Lanky Backwoodsman
1953 Old Overland Trail as Slim Pickens
1952 Thunderbirds as Pvt. Wes Shelby
1952 South Pacific Trail as Slim Pickens
1952 Old Oklahoma Plains as Slim
1952 The Story of Will Rogers as Dusty Donovan
1952 Border Saddlemates as Slim
1952 The Last Musketeer as Slim
1952 Colorado Sundown as Joshua 'Slim' Pickens / Ma Pickens
1950 Rocky Mountain as Plank (CSA)
1946 Smoky as Rodeo Cowboy (uncredited)

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