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Richard Davalos (born November 5, 1935) was an American actor.

Davalos starred in East of Eden (1955) as James Dean's brother and portrayed the convict Blind Dick in Cool Hand Luke (1967). He won the Theatre World Award for his performance in the Arthur Miller play A Memory of Two Mondays in 1955.

In the Civil War television series The Americans, broadcast by NBC in 1961, he played Jeff, the younger brother who joined Confederate Army, in opposition to Ben, the older brother (played by Darryl Hickman), who joined the Union Army.

Davalos was the father of actress Elyssa Davalos and musician Dominique Davalos and grandfather of actress Alexa Davalos (The Chronicles of Riddick). An image of Davalos appears on the covers of The Smiths' albums Strangeways, Here We Come, Best...I, and ...Best II.

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

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Richard Davalos (born November 5, 1935) was an American actor.

Davalos starred in East of Eden (1955) as James Dean's brother and portrayed the convict Blind Dick in Cool Hand Luke (1967). He won the Theatre World Award for his performance in the Arthur Miller play A Memory of Two Mondays in 1955.

In the Civil War television series The Americans, broadcast by NBC in 1961, he played Jeff, the younger brother who joined Confederate Army, in opposition to Ben, the older brother (played by Darryl Hickman), who joined the Union Army.

Davalos was the father of actress Elyssa Davalos and musician Dominique Davalos and grandfather of actress Alexa Davalos (The Chronicles of Riddick). An image of Davalos appears on the covers of The Smiths' albums Strangeways, Here We Come, Best...I, and ...Best II.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1930-11-05

Day of Death 2016-03-08

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes as Mr. Crosetti
1981 The Fall Guy (1 episode)
1981 Death Hunt as Beeler
1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1979 B. J. and the Bear (1 episode)
1976 The Quest: The Longest Drive as Pratt
1975 Bronk (1 episode)
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1975 S.W.A.T. (1 episode)
1975 The Jeffersons (1 episode)
1974 The Rockford Files (1 episode) as Manny Stickells (as Dick Davalos)
1973 Toma (1 episode)
1973 Snatched as Whit
1971 Blood Legacy as Johnny Dean
1970 Kelly's Heroes as Pvt. Gutowski
1970 Brother, Cry For Me as Michael Noble
1969 Pit Stop as Rick Bowman
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)
1967 Mannix (1 episode)
1967 Cool Hand Luke as Blind Dick
1966 The Rat Patrol (1 episode)
1966 Blue Light (1 episode)
1965 The F.B.I. (1 episode)
1962 The Cabinet of Caligari as Mark Lindstrom
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 The Americans (17 episodes) as Cpl. Jeff Canfield
1960 All the Young Men as Pvt. Casey
1959 Hawaiian Eye (1 episode)
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (1 episode)
1957 Decoy (1 episode)
1957 Perry Mason (2 episodes)
1956 West Point (1 episode)
1955 I Died a Thousand Times as Lon Preisser
1955 Matinee Theater (1 episode)
1955 East of Eden as Aron Trask
1955 James Dean Screen Tests (1954-55) as Himself
1951 Goodyear Television Playhouse (1 episode)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (1 episode)

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