Biography

Leo Vincent Gordon (December 2, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American film and television character actor as well as a screenplay writer and novelist. During more than 40 years in film and television, he was frequently cast as a supporting actor playing brutish bad guys.

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Leo Vincent Gordon (December 2, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American film and television character actor as well as a screenplay writer and novelist. During more than 40 years in film and television, he was frequently cast as a supporting actor playing brutish bad guys.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 131

Birthday 1922-12-02

Day of Death 2000-12-26

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Leo V. Gordon

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1994 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Hollywood Follies as Wyatt Earp
1994 Maverick as Poker Player
1994 seaQuest DSV (1 episode) as Smith
1990 Mob Boss as Don O'Reily
1990 Alienator as Cpl. Coburn
1988 Saturday the 14th Strikes Back as The Evil One
1988 Big Top Pee-wee as Joe the Blacksmith (as Leo V. Gordon)
1987 Wiseguy (2 episodes)
1985 Moonlighting (1 episode)
1985 Savage Dawn as Sheriff
1983 Fire and Ice as Jarol
1982 St. Elsewhere (1 episode)
1982 Fame (1 episode)
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 Enos (1 episode)
1980 Rage! as Cal's Father
1980 Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (1 episode)
1979 Bog as Dr. John Warren
1976 The Shootist as Books' Victim in Flashback
1976 Nashville Girl as Burt
1974 The Rockford Files (2 episodes) as Charles Martell (1 episode) as Clark Streeter
1974 Little House on the Prairie (1 episode)
1973 My Name Is Nobody as Red
1973 Bonnie's Kids as Charley
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1971 The Trackers as Higgins
1971 Cannon (1 episode)
1971 Alias Smith and Jones (1 episode)
1970 You Can't Win 'Em All as Bolek
1970 McCloud (1 episode)
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1968 The Outcasts (1 episode)
1967 The High Chaparral (1 episode)
1967 Hostile Guns as Hank Pleasant
1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre as Heitler
1967 Devil's Angels as Sheriff Henderson
1967 Tobruk as Sgt. Krug
1967 Rango (1 episode)
1967 Mr. Terrific (1 episode) as Archie Thompson
1966 Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1 episode)
1966 Tarzan (1 episode)
1966 Beau Geste as Krauss
1966 The Night of the Grizzly as Cass Dowdy
1965 The F.B.I. (1 episode)
1965 Get Smart (1 episode)
1965 Laredo (2 episodes)
1965 The Dictator's Guns as Morrison
1964 Daniel Boone (1 episode)
1963 Kings of the Sun as Hunac Ceel
1963 McLintock! as Jones
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (2 episodes)
1963 The Great Adventure (1 episode)
1963 Arrest and Trial (1 episode)
1963 The Haunted Palace as Edgar Weeden / Ezra Weeden
1962 The Virginian (2 episodes)
1962 Tarzan Goes to India as Bryce
1962 The Intruder as Sam Griffin
1962 The Nun and the Sergeant as Dockman
1960 The Roaring 20's (1 episode)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 The Andy Griffith Show (1 episode)
1960 Outlaws (1 episode)
1960 COronado 9 (1 episode)
1960 Noose for a Gunman as Link Roy
1959 Mr. Lucky (1 episode)
1959 The Jayhawkers! as Jake Barton
1959 The Alaskans (1 episode)
1959 Law of the Plainsman (1 episode)
1959 Lock-Up (1 episode)
1959 Tightrope (1 episode)
1959 The Big Operator as Danny Sacanzi
1959 Escort West as Trooper Vogel
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 Bat Masterson (2 episodes)
1958 Lawman (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (2 episodes)
1958 Bronco (2 episodes)
1958 Ride a Crooked Trail as Sam Mason
1958 Apache Territory as Zimmerman
1958 The Cry Baby Killer as Man in Crowd (uncredited)
1958 Quantrill's Raiders as William Clarke Quantrill
1958 The Notorious Mr. Monks as Chip Klamp
1958 Sea Hunt (1 episode)
1957 Baby Face Nelson as John Dillinger
1957 The Tall Stranger as Stark
1957 26 Men (2 episodes)
1957 Man in the Shadow as Chet Huneker
1957 Maverick (5 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason (1 episode)
1957 Black Patch as Hank Danner
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (4 episodes)
1957 Lure of the Swamp as Steggins, Insurance Investigator
1957 Official Detective (1 episode)
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1956 State Trooper (2 episodes)
1956 Circus Boy (49 episodes)
1956 Screen Directors Playhouse: High Air
1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much as Chauffeur (uncredited)
1956 Great Day in the Morning as Zeff Masterson
1956 The Conqueror as Tartar Captain
1956 The Steel Jungle as Lupo
1956 Red Sundown as Rod Zellman
1955 Man with the Gun as Ed Pinchot
1955 Frontier (1 episode)
1955 Tennessee's Partner as The Sheriff
1955 Navy Log (1 episode)
1955 Cheyenne (4 episodes)
1955 Gunsmoke (5 episodes)
1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1 episode)
1955 Robbers' Roost as Jeff
1955 Santa Fe Passage as Tuss McLawery
1955 Seven Angry Men as Martin White
1955 Ten Wanted Men as Frank Scavo
1955 Soldier of Fortune as Big Matt
1954 Sign of the Pagan as Bleda
1954 The Yellow Mountain as Drake
1954 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (2 episodes)
1954 Riot in Cell Block 11 as Crazy Mike Carne
1953 Hondo as Ed Lowe
1953 Gun Fury as Tom 'Jess' Burgess
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

Writing

1970 You Can't Win 'Em All Writer
1969 All the Loving Couples Author
1967 Tobruk Writer
1965 The Bounty Killer Writer
1963 The Terror Screenplay
1962 Tower of London Story Writer
1961 The Cat Burglar Writer
1960 Valley of the Redwoods Writer
1959 The Wasp Woman Screenplay
1959 Attack of the Giant Leeches Original Story Screenplay
1959 Escort West Writer
1958 Hot Car Girl Screenplay
1958 The Cry Baby Killer Writer
1957 Black Patch Writer

Creator

1960 The Case of the Dangerous Robin Creator

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