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Scott Wilson (born March 29, 1942) is an American film and television actor.

Wilson has more than 50 film credits from the 1960s to the 2010s, including In the Heat of the Night, In Cold Blood, The Great Gatsby, Dead Man Walking, Pearl Harbor, and Junebug.In 1980, Wilson received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role in The Ninth Configuration.From 2011 to 2013, Wilson was a main cast member on the AMC television series, The Walking Dead,in which he played veterinarian and Greene family patriarch Hershel Greene. Wilson is well-known especially for his recurring role on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as casino mogul Sam Braun, the father of investigator Catherine Willows.

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Scott Wilson (born March 29, 1942) is an American film and television actor.

Wilson has more than 50 film credits from the 1960s to the 2010s, including In the Heat of the Night, In Cold Blood, The Great Gatsby, Dead Man Walking, Pearl Harbor, and Junebug.In 1980, Wilson received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role in The Ninth Configuration.From 2011 to 2013, Wilson was a main cast member on the AMC television series, The Walking Dead,in which he played veterinarian and Greene family patriarch Hershel Greene. Wilson is well-known especially for his recurring role on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as casino mogul Sam Braun, the father of investigator Catherine Willows.

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Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 63

Birthday 1942-03-29

Place of Birth Atlanta - Georgia - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

CSI Las Vegas: Grave Danger as Sam Braun
CSI Las Vegas: Grave Danger
2017 Hostiles as Cyrus Lounde
2017 The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who's Walking
2016 The OA(8 episodes) as Abel Johnson
2016 Legion as Dr. Temple
2014 Bosch(1 episode)
2013 Dorfman in Love as Winston Cooke Sr.
2012 Kiss the Abyss as Mark
2012 Descending(13 episodes)
2011 Five as Bill (Older)
2010 The Walking Dead(43 episodes) as Hershel Greene
2009 For Sale By Owner as Doktor Banks
2007 The Heartbreak Kid as Boo
2007 Big Stan as Warden Gasque
2006 Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon as Eugene
2006 Open Window as Eddie
2006 The Host as American Doctor
2006 Saving Shiloh as Judd Travers
2006 Come Early Morning as Lowell Fowler
2005 Junebug as Eugene
2003 The Last Samurai as Ambassador Swanbeck
2003 Monster as Horton/Last "John"
2002 I Was a Teenage Faust as Minion
2002 Don't Let Go as Jimmy Ray Stevens
2002 Coastlines as Pa Mann
2001 The Animal as Mayor
2001 Pearl Harbor as Gen. George C. Marshall
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(9 episodes)
2000 The Way of the Gun as Hale Chidduck
1999 Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season as Judd Travers
1998 Clay Pigeons as Sheriff Dan Mooney
1996 Shiloh as Judd Travers
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1995 Dead Man Walking as Kaplan Farlely
1995 Soul Survivors as Bradley Facemeyer
1995 Judge Dredd as Pa Angel
1993 Geronimo: An American Legend as Redondo
1993 Flesh and Bone as Elliot
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)
1991 Pure Luck as Frank Grimes
1991 Femme Fatale as Dr. Beaumont
1990 The Exorcist III as Dr. Temple
1990 Young Guns II as Governor Lewis Wallace
1989 Johnny Handsome as Mikey Chalmette
1988 The Tracker as John 'Red Jack' Stillwell
1988 Jesse as Sam Maloney
1987 Malone as Paul Barlow
1986 Blue City as Perry Kerch
1985 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1985 The Aviator as Jerry Stiller
1984 Downstream as Mitch
1984 A Year of the Quiet Sun as Norman
1983 The Right Stuff as Scott Crossfield
1980 The Ninth Configuration as Capt. Billy Cutshaw
1976 The Passover Plot as Judah
1974 The Great Gatsby as George Wilson
1973 Lolly-Madonna XXX as Thrush Feather
1972 The New Centurions as Gus
1971 The Grissom Gang as Slim Grissom
1969 Castle Keep as Cpl. Clearboy
1969 The Gypsy Moths as Malcolm Webson
1967 In Cold Blood as Richard 'Dick' Hickcock
1967 In the Heat of the Night as Harvey Oberst

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