Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tom Tryon (January 14, 1926 – September 4, 1991) was an American film and television actor, best-known for playing the title role in the film The Cardinal (1963) and the Walt Disney television character Texas John Slaughter (1958–1961). He later became a writer and authored several science fiction, horror and mystery novels.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tom Tryon (January 14, 1926 – September 4, 1991) was an American film and television actor, best-known for playing the title role in the film The Cardinal (1963) and the Walt Disney television character Texas John Slaughter (1958–1961). He later became a writer and authored several science fiction, horror and mystery novels.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 34

Birthday 1926-01-14

Day of Death 1991-09-04

Place of Birth Hartford, Connecticut, USA

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Also Known As

  • Thomas Tryon

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1969 Color Me Dead as Frank Bigelow
1968 Persecución hasta valencia as Harry Bell
1967 Winchester '73 as Lin McAdam
1965 The Big Valley (1 episode)
1965 The Glory Guys as Capt. Demas Harrod
1965 In Harm's Way as Mac McConnell
1963 The Cardinal as Stephen Fermoyle
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (1 episode)
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (2 episodes)
1962 The Longest Day as Lt. Wilson
1962 The Virginian (3 episodes)
1962 Moon Pilot as Capt. Richmond Talbot
1962 Something's Got to Give as Steven Burkett
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 Marine's, Let's Go as Pfc. Skip Roth
1960 The Story of Ruth as Mahlon
1959 Gundown at Sandoval as Texas John Slaughter
1958 Texas John Slaughter (17 episodes)
1958 I Married a Monster from Outer Space as Bill Farrell
1957 The Unholy Wife as San Sanders
1956 Three Violent People as Beauregard 'Cinch' Saunders
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1956 The Steve Allen Show (1 episode)
1956 Screaming Eagles as Pvt. Mason
1956 The Scarlet Hour as E.V. 'Marsh' Marshall
1955 Matinee Theater (5 episodes)
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (1 episode)
1955 Frontier (1 episode)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)

Writing

1978 Fedora Story
1978 The Dark Secret of Harvest Home (2 episodes)Book
1972 The Other Novel Screenplay

Production

1972 The Other Executive Producer
1971 Johnny Got His Gun Executive Producer

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