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William Windom (born September 28, 1923) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his work on television, including several episodes of The Twilight Zone; playing the character of Glen Morley, a congressman from Minnesota like his own great-grandfather and namesake in The Farmer's Daughter; the character of John Monroe on the sitcom My World and Welcome to It, for which he won an Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series; as Commodore Matt Decker, commander of the doomed U.S.S. Constellation in the Star Trek episode "The Doomsday Machine"; the character Randy Lane in the Emmy-nominated Night Gallery episode "They're Tearing Down Tim Riley's Bar" and perhaps that of the most common recurring character on the Emmy-winning series Murder, She Wrote, Seth Hazlitt.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

William Windom (born September 28, 1923) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his work on television, including several episodes of The Twilight Zone; playing the character of Glen Morley, a congressman from Minnesota like his own great-grandfather and namesake in The Farmer's Daughter; the character of John Monroe on the sitcom My World and Welcome to It, for which he won an Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series; as Commodore Matt Decker, commander of the doomed U.S.S. Constellation in the Star Trek episode "The Doomsday Machine"; the character Randy Lane in the Emmy-nominated Night Gallery episode "They're Tearing Down Tim Riley's Bar" and perhaps that of the most common recurring character on the Emmy-winning series Murder, She Wrote, Seth Hazlitt.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Windom, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 152

Birthday 1923-09-28

Day of Death 2012-08-16

Place of Birth New York City, New York, United States

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Twilight Zone Christmas Classics as The Major
2004 Star Trek: Phase II (1 episode) as Commodore Decker
2000 The District (1 episode)
1999 Judging Amy (1 episode)
1999 True Crime as Neil the Bartender
1999 Providence (1 episode)
1997 Ally McBeal (1 episode)
1996 Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering as Doc Larson
1996 Fugitive X: Innocent Target
1993 Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman as Hamilton Cobb
1993 Boy Meets World (1 episode)
1993 Sonic the Hedgehog (1 episode)
1993 Sommersby as Reverend Powell
1991 Committed as Dr. Quilly
1990 Parenthood (12 episodes)
1989 Camp Candy (44 episodes)
1989 Uncle Buck as Mr. Hatfield (voice)
1988 She's Having a Baby as Russ Bainbridge
1987 Funland as Angus Perry
1987 Dead Aim as McWhorter
1987 Street Justice as Father Burke
1986 There Must Be a Pony as Lee Hertzig
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1985 Prince Jack as Ferguson
1985 Space Rage as Gov. Tovah
1985 Surviving as Dr. Madsen
1984 Murder, She Wrote (49 episodes) as Dr. Seth Hazlitt
1984 Highway to Heaven (1 episode)
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1984 Grandview, U.S.A. as Bob Cody
1984 Pigs vs. Freaks as Mayor Malcolm Wallwood
1984 Airwolf (1 episode) as Lou Stappleford
1983 Automan (1 episode) as Judge Alexander Farnsworth
1983 The Yellow Rose (1 episode)
1983 Last Plane Out as James Caldwell
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1983 Lottery! (1 episode)
1983 The A-Team (2 episodes) as Al Massey
1983 Mama's Family (1 episode)
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1982 Newhart (1 episode)
1982 Matt Houston (3 episodes)
1982 Knight Rider (1 episode) as Wayne Altfield
1982 Desperate Lives as Dr. Jarvis
1981 Simon & Simon (1 episode)
1981 Side Show
1981 Separate Ways as Huey Block
1981 Leave 'em Laughing as Smiley Jenkins
1981 Foul Play (1 episode)
1981 Walking Tall (1 episode)
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 Flamingo Road (1 episode)
1979 Trapper John, M.D. (2 episodes)
1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1979 The Facts of Life (1 episode)
1979 Blind Ambition (4 episodes) as Richard Kleindienst
1979 Brothers and Sisters (12 episodes)
1978 Goodbye, Franklin High as Clifford Armer
1978 The Incredible Hulk (1 episode)
1978 Mean Dog Blues as Victor Lacey
1977 The Oregon Trail (2 episodes)
1977 The Bluegrass Special
1977 Hunter (1 episode)
1976 Gibbsville (1 episode)
1976 Quincy, M.E. (1 episode)
1976 The Tony Randall Show (1 episode)
1976 Echoes of a Summer as Dr. Hallet
1976 The Bionic Woman (1 episode)
1975 Guilty or Innocent: The Sam Sheppard Murder Case as Walt Adamson
1975 Doc (1 episode)
1975 Doctors' Hospital (1 episode)
1975 Barney Miller (3 episodes)
1974 The Day the Earth Moved as Judge Tom Backsler
1974 Police Woman (2 episodes)
1974 Lucas Tanner (1 episode)
1974 Petrocelli (2 episodes)
1973 Kojak (1 episode)
1973 The Girl with Something Extra (1 episode)
1973 The Girls of Huntington House as Sam Dutton
1972 Pursuit as Robert Phillips
1972 A Great American Tragedy as Rob Stewart
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (3 episodes)
1972 Ghost Story (1 episode)
1972 The Rookies (1 episode)
1972 The Man as Arthur Eaton
1972 Now You See Him, Now You Don't as Lufkin as Professor Lufkin
1971 The Homecoming: A Christmas Story as Charlie Snead
1971 Marriage: Year One as Warren Duden
1971 A Taste of Evil as Harold Jennings
1971 Columbo (1 episode) as Everett Logan (1 episode) as Burt Gordon
1971 Cannon (1 episode)
1971 Fools' Parade as Roy K. Sizemore
1971 Escape from the Planet of the Apes as The President
1971 The Mephisto Waltz as Dr. Roger West
1971 Escape as Doctor Henry Walding
1971 All in the Family (1 episode)
1971 Assault on the Wayne as Captain Frank Reardon
1971 Alias Smith and Jones (1 episode)
1970 Brewster McCloud as Weeks
1970 House on Greenapple Road as Paul Durstine
1969 Medical Center (3 episodes)
1969 My World and Welcome to It (26 episodes) as John Monroe
1968 Lancer (1 episode)
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1968 The Outcasts (1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O (2 episodes)
1968 The Outsider (1 episode)
1968 The Angry Breed as Vance Patton
1968 The Detective as Colin MacIver
1968 Prescription: Murder as Burt Gordon
1967 Hour of the Gun as Texas Jack Vermillion
1967 Mannix (3 episodes)
1967 Judd for the Defense (1 episode)
1967 Custer (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (2 episodes)
1966 CBS Playhouse (1 episode)
1966 Mission: Impossible (4 episodes)
1966 That Girl (1 episode)
1966 Star Trek (1 episode) as Commodore William Decker
1965 The F.B.I. (5 episodes)
1965 The Wild Wild West (1 episode)
1965 Run for Your Life (1 episode)
1964 The Americanization of Emily as Capt. Harry Spaulding
1964 One Man's Way as Rev. Clifford Peale
1963 The Farmer's Daughter (101 episodes) as Congressman Glen Morley
1963 The Fugitive (1 episode)
1963 For Love or Money as Sam Travis
1963 Cattle King as Harry Travers - Sharleen's Brother
1962 To Kill a Mockingbird as Mr. Horace Gilmer
1962 The Gallant Men (1 episode)
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Stoney Burke (1 episode)
1962 The Lucy Show (1 episode)
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)
1961 The New Breed (1 episode)
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 Bus Stop (1 episode)
1961 Follow the Sun (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (2 episodes)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as Peter Morell
1960 Thriller (1 episode)
1959 The Detectives (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (2 episodes)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (2 episodes)
1958 The Donna Reed Show (2 episodes)
1955 Cheyenne (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (3 episodes)
1952 Omnibus (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1950 Robert Montgomery Presents (3 episodes)
1949 Lights Out (1 episode)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (1 episode)

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