Fess Parker

Actor | * 08/16/1924 († 85, 03/18/2010) | Fort Worth, Texas (United States of America (USA))
Fess Elisha Parker Jr. (born F. E. Parker Jr.; August 16, 1924 – March 18, 2010), was an American film and television actor best known for his portrayals of Davy Crockett in the Walt Disney 1954–1955 TV miniseries, which aired on ABC, and as Daniel Boone in an NBC television series from 1964 to 1970. He was also known as a winemaker and resort owner-operator. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Western | Drama | Adventure

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Movies with Fess Parker as Actor(27)

as Sheriff Elisha Cooper1972 Climb an Angry Mountain
as Clint Barkley1966 Smoky
as Sgt. Pike1962 Hell Is for Heroes
as Cam Bleeker1959 The Jayhawkers!
as Sheriff Buck Weston1959 The Hangman
as Davy Crockett (uncredited)1959 Alias Jesse James
as Del Hardy1958 The Light in the Forest
as Jim Coates1957 Old Yeller
as John 'Doc' Grayson1956 Westward Ho, The Wagons!
as James J. Andrews1956 The Great Locomotive Chase
as Himself - as Davy Crockett1956 Disneyland, U.S.A
as Davy Crockett1955 Davy Crockett Goes To Congress
as Pvt Speedy1955 Battle Cry
as Davy Crockett1954 Davy Crockett, Indian Fighter
as Alan Crotty1954 Them!
as Wild cowboy at end of film (uncredited)1954 The Bounty Hunter
as McDougal1953 The Kid from Left Field
as Fitch's Co-Pilot (uncredited)1953 Island in the Sky
as Long John1953 Take Me to Town
as Clem McCloud1952 Untamed Frontier
as Voice of Leslie the Chauffeur (uncredited)1950 Harvey

TV Shows/Series with Fess Parker as Actor(10)

TV Shows/Series with Fess Parker as Crew(1)

Directing/Director1964 Daniel Boone

Born: Saturday, 08/16 1924 (August) in Fort Worth, Texas (United States of America (USA))
Died: Thursday, 03/18 2010 (March) in Santa Ynez (aged: 85)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: University of Texas at Austin, Hardin–Simmons University, University of Southern California, USC School of Dramatic Arts, Central High School
Record Label: RCA Victor
Other names for Fess Parker (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Fess Elisha Parker Jr."
"Fess Elisha Parker"
Fess Parker frequently works together with these people:
Hans Conried (5x, Actor)
Ricardo Montalban (5x, Actor)
Paul Frees (5x, Actor)
Claude Akins (5x, Actor)
Ida Lupino (5x, Actress)
Norman Foster (5x, Crew)
Carolyn Jones (5x, Actress)
Olan Soule (5x, Actor)
Charles P. Boyle (5x, Crew)
Walt Disney (4x, Crew)
Buddy Ebsen (4x, Actor)
Hal Pereira (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:75647, Added: 05/24/2018, Last updated: 06/04/2021