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Noah Lindsey Beery (August 10, 1913 – November 1, 1994), known professionally as Noah Beery, Jr. or just Noah Beery, was an American actor specializing in warm, friendly character parts similar to the ones played by his uncle Wallace Beery, although Noah Beery, Jr., unlike his uncle, seldom broke away from playing supporting roles.

His father, Noah Nicholas Beery (known professionally as Noah Beery or Noah Beery, Sr.), enjoyed a similarly lengthy film career as a supporting actor.

Beery was best known as James Garner's father, Joseph "Rocky" Rockford, in the 1970s television series The Rockford Files.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Noah Beery, Jr., licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Noah Lindsey Beery (August 10, 1913 – November 1, 1994), known professionally as Noah Beery, Jr. or just Noah Beery, was an American actor specializing in warm, friendly character parts similar to the ones played by his uncle Wallace Beery, although Noah Beery, Jr., unlike his uncle, seldom broke away from playing supporting roles.

His father, Noah Nicholas Beery (known professionally as Noah Beery or Noah Beery, Sr.), enjoyed a similarly lengthy film career as a supporting actor.

Beery was best known as James Garner's father, Joseph "Rocky" Rockford, in the 1970s television series The Rockford Files.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Noah Beery, Jr., licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 143

Birthday 1913-08-10

Day of Death 1994-11-01

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Noah Beery
  • Pidge Beery
  • Noah Berry

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1997 The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender
1984 Hot Pursuit (1 episode)
1984 Cover Up (1 episode)
1983 The Yellow Rose (22 episodes) as Luther Dillard
1982 The Quest (10 episodes)
1982 Waltz Across Texas as Joe Locker
1982 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas as Edsel
1982 Mysterious Two as Sheriff Virgil Molloy
1982 The Capture of Grizzly Adams as Sheriff Hawkins
1982 Beyond Witch Mountain as Uncle Ben
1981 The Big Stuffed Dog as Petey's Grandfather
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1978 Vega$ (1 episode)
1978 The Bastard as Dan O'Brien
1977 The Love Boat (1 episode) as Gordon Layton
1977 ABC Weekend Special (1 episode)
1977 Eight Is Enough (2 episodes)
1977 The Ghost of Cypress Swamp as Doc Manners
1976 Francis Gary Powers: The True Story of the U-2 Spy Incident as Oliver Powers
1975 Walking Tall Part II as Carl Pusser
1975 Ellery Queen (1 episode)
1974 The Rockford Files (122 episodes) as Joseph 'Rocky' Rockford
1974 Savages as George Whiting
1974 The Spikes Gang as Basset
1973 The Alpha Caper as Harry Balsam
1973 Police Story (1 episode)
1973 Walking Tall as Grandpa Carl Pusser
1972 43: The Richard Petty Story
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1972 The Waltons (1 episode)
1972 Me and the Chimp (1 episode)
1971 Cannon (1 episode)
1971 Alias Smith and Jones (1 episode)
1970 Little Fauss and Big Halsy as Seally Fauss
1970 The Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County as Eddie
1969 Then Came Bronson (1 episode)
1969 Heaven with a Gun as Garvey
1968 Lancer (1 episode)
1968 Journey to Shiloh as Sgt. Mercer Barnes
1967 The High Chaparral (1 episode)
1967 Hondo (17 episodes)
1967 Hondo and the Apaches as Buffalo Baker
1966 The Monroes (1 episode)
1966 Incident at Phantom Hill as O'Rourke
1965 Laredo (1 episode)
1965 Branded (1 episode)
1964 7 Faces of Dr. Lao as Tim Mitchell
1963 The Great Adventure (2 episodes)
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Inherit the Wind as John Stebbins
1960 Guns of the Timberland as Blackie (as Noah Beery)
1959 Adventures in Paradise (1 episode)
1959 Riverboat (44 episodes) as Bill Blake
1959 Bonanza (1 episode) as Lothario Larkin
1959 Escort West as Lt. Jamison
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (2 episodes)
1957 Decision at Sundown as Sam
1957 Perry Mason (2 episodes)
1956 Circus Boy (49 episodes)
1956 The Fastest Gun Alive as Dink Wells
1956 Jubal as Sam
1956 Savage Fury as Jan of the Jungle
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1955 White Feather as Lt. Ferguson
1954 Climax! (2 episodes)
1954 Lassie (1 episode)
1954 The Black Dakotas as 'Gimpy' Joe Woods
1954 The Yellow Tomahawk as Tonio (as Noah Beery)
1954 War Arrow as Sgt. Augustus Wilks (as Noah Beery)
1953 Wings of the Hawk as Pascual Orozco (as Noah Beery)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1953 Tropic Zone as Tapachula Sam
1952 The Story of Will Rogers as Wiley Post
1952 Wagons West as Arch Lawrence
1952 The Cimarron Kid as Bob Dalton (as Noah Beery)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 The Texas Rangers as Buff Smith
1951 The Last Outpost as Sgt. Calhoun
1950 Two Flags West as Cy Davis (as Noah Beery)
1950 Rocketship X-M as Major William Corrigan
1950 The Savage Horde as Glenn Larrabee
1950 Davy Crockett, Indian Scout as Tex McGee
1949 Squadron of Doom as Jerry
1949 The Doolins of Oklahoma as Little Bill / Joe Smith
1948 Indian Agent as Red Fox
1948 Studio One (1 episode)
1948 Red River as Buster McGee
1946 Desert Command as Stubbs
1946 The Cat Creeps as Pidge 'Flash' Laurie
1945 The Daltons Ride Again as Ben Dalton
1945 The Crimson Canary as Danny Brooks
1945 The Beautiful Cheat as Prof. Alexander Haven
1945 See My Lawyer as Arthur Lane
1945 Her Lucky Night as Larry
1945 Under Western Skies as Tod Howell
1944 Hi, Beautiful as Jeff Peters
1944 Allergic to Love as Kip Henderson
1944 Week-End Pass as Johnny Adams
1943 Gung Ho! as Cpl. Kurt Richter
1943 Corvette K-225 as Stone
1943 Top Man as Ed Thompson
1943 Frontier Badmen
1943 We've Never Been Licked as Cyanide Jenkins
1943 Prairie Chickens as Pidge
1943 Calaboose as Pidge Crosby
1942 'Neath Brooklyn Bridge as Butch
1942 Overland Mail as Sierra Pete
1942 Dudes Are Pretty People as Pidge Crosby
1942 Hay Foot as Sgt. Charlie Cobb
1941 All-American Co-Ed as Slinky
1941 Tanks a Million as Charlie Cobb
1941 Sergeant York as Buck Lipscomb
1941 Riders of Death Valley as Smokey
1940 The Carson City Kid as Arizona
1940 20 Mule Team as Mitch
1940 The Light of Western Stars as Poco - Stewart's Sidekick
1939 Of Mice and Men as Whit
1939 Glove Slingers as Terry 'Spider Lewis' Kelly
1939 Parents on Trial as Jerry Kearns
1939 Flight at Midnight as Torpy' McDonald
1939 Bad Lands as Chick Lyman
1939 Only Angels Have Wings as Joe Souther
1938 Girls' School as George Booth
1938 Forbidden Valley as Ring Hazzard
1937 Some Blondes Are Dangerous as Bud Mason
1937 Trouble at Midnight as Kirk Cameron
1937 The Mighty Treve as Bud McClelland
1936 Ace Drummond as Jerry
1936 Parole! as Bobby Freeman
1935 Stormy as Stormy
1935 Tailspin Tommy in The Great Air Mystery as Skeeter Milligan
1935 The Call of the Savage as Jan Trevor
1934 Tailspin Tommy as Peter 'Skeeter' Milligan
1934 The Trail Beyond as Wabi
1933 Fighting With Kit Carson as Nakomas, son of Dark Eagle
1933 The Three Musketeers as Noah Stubbs
1932 Heroes of the West as Noah Blaine
1930 The Big House as Convict in Yard (uncredited)
1930 Show Girl in Hollywood as Cameo Appearance at Premiere
1920 The Mark of Zorro as Boy (uncredited)

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