Hoyt Axton

Actor | * 03/25/1938 († 61, 10/26/1999)
Hoyt Wayne Axton (March 25, 1938 – October 26, 1999) was an American folk music singer-songwriter, guitarist, and a film and television actor. He became prominent in the early-1960s, establishing himself on the West Coast as a folk singer with an earthy style and powerful voice. As he matured, some of his songwriting became well known throughout the world. Among them were "Joy to the World", "The Pusher", "No No Song", "Greenback Dollar", "Della and the Dealer", and "Never Been to Spain". ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | TV Movies

Known for these Movies & Shows

Movies with Hoyt Axton as Actor(27)

as Mayor Ed Biddle1999 King Cobra
as Joe Halsey1995 Number One Fan
as Huey P. Long, Sr.1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long
as Bill Stratton1992 Harmony Cats
as Charlie1992 Space Case
as Sheriff Sam Eberly1990 Buried Alive
as Father Levesque1989 We're No Angels
as Sheriff Henault1989 Disorganized Crime
as Zelma Putnam1988 Dixie Lanes
as Lt. Ashley1987 Retribution
as Aaron Southworth1986 Dallas: The Early Years
as Silous Huddleston1986 Act of Vengeance
as Randall Peltzer1984 Gremlins
as Forest Ranger1984 Goldilocks and the Three Bears
as Narrator1983 Cocaine Blues
as Captain Gibbs1983 Deadline Auto Theft
as Jack Roque1983 Heart Like a Wheel
as Ben Morgan1982 Endangered Species
as Cecil Duncan1982 Liar's Moon
as Himself / Cap. Gibbs / Rev. Jim Beam (voice)1982 The Junkman
as Lead Cop1980 The Hollywood Knights
as Alec's Father1979 The Black Stallion
as Fred Denton1966 Smoky

TV Shows/Series with Hoyt Axton as Actor(14)

Additional Information

Born: 03/25/1938 in Duncan
Died: 10/26/1999 in Helena (aged: 61)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Record Label: Vee-Jay Records
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:485649, Added: 10/04/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019