Warren Oates

Actor | * 07/05/1928 († 53, 04/03/1982) | Depoy, Kentucky (United States of America (USA))
Warren Mercer Oates (July 5, 1928 – April 3, 1982) was an American actor best known for his performances in several films directed by Sam Peckinpah, including The Wild Bunch (1969) and Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974). Another of his most acclaimed performances was as officer Sam Wood in In the Heat of the Night (1967). Oates starred in numerous films during the early 1970s that have since achieved cult status, such as The Hired Hand (1971), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971), and Race with the Devil (1975). Oates also portrayed John Dillinger in the biopic Dillinger (1973) and as the supporting character U.S. ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Western | Crime

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Movies with Warren Oates as Actor(54)

as Self (archive footage) (uncredited)1993 Warren Oates: Across the Border
as James Neese1983 Tough Enough
as Jack Braddock1983 Blue Thunder
as Red1982 The Border
as Sgt. Hulka1981 Stripes
as Michael Kramer1980 Baby Comes Home
as Col. 'Madman' Maddox1979 1941
as Frank Butler1979 My Old Man
as Michael Kramer1979 And Baby Makes Six
as Reuban J. 'Rooster' Cogburn1978 True Grit: A Further Adventure
as Specs O'Keefe1978 The Brink's Job
as Matthew Sebanek1978 China 9, Liberty 37
as Celebrity Sportsman1977 American Raspberry
as Col. Willoughby1977 Sleeping Dogs
as Capt. Charlie Allnut1977 The African Queen
as Hammond Maxwell1976 Drum
as Mack1976 Dixie Dynamite
as Frank Stewart1975 Race with the Devil
as Harmonica Player in Bar1975 Rancho Deluxe
as Nichol Dance1975 92 in the Shade
as Frank Mansfield1974 Cockfighter
as Billy1974 The White Dawn
as Dave Reilly1973 The Thief Who Came to Dinner
as Holly's Father1973 Badlands
as Reese Ford1973 Kid Blue
as Muff Potter1973 Tom Sawyer
as John Dillinger1973 Dillinger
as Arch Harris1971 The Hired Hand
as Cpl. Leroy Sprague1971 The Reluctant Heroes
as Chandler1971 Chandler
as G.T.O.1971 Two-Lane Blacktop
as Alfred Fisher1970 The Movie Murderer
as Floyd Moon1970 There Was a Crooked Man...
as Jake Remy1970 Barquero
as Marty Miller1969 Crooks and Coronets
as Walter Charlie1969 Smith!
as Lyle Gorch1969 The Wild Bunch
as Gunman1969 Lanton Mills
as Marty Gough1968 The Split
as Leo Jenks1967 Welcome to Hard Times
as Sam Wood1967 In the Heat of the Night
as Colbee1966 Return of the Seven
as Willett Gashade1966 The Shooting
as O.W. Hadley1965 Major Dundee
as Jace1964 Mail Order Bride
as Wayte Giddens1962 Hero's Island
as Henry Hammond1962 Ride the High Country
as Boots1960 Private Property
as Corporal1959 Yellowstone Kelly

TV Shows/Series with Warren Oates as Actor(41)

Full Name: Warren Oates
Born: Thursday, 07/05 1928 (July) in Depoy, Kentucky (United States of America (USA))
Died: Saturday, 04/03 1982 (April) in Los Angeles (aged: 53)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of Louisville, Louisville Male High School
Spouses (current/former): Vickery Turner
Other names for Warren Oates (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Warren M. Oates"
"Warren Oats"
Warren Oates frequently works together with these people:
Lawrence Dobkin (22x, Actor)
John Anderson (22x, Actor)
Claude Akins (19x, Actor)
J. Pat O'Malley (19x, Actor)
Karl Swenson (18x, Actor)
John Dehner (18x, Actor)
Charles Aidman (18x, Actor)
Paul Carr (18x, Actor)
Simon Oakland (17x, Actor)
Vaughn Taylor (17x, Actor)
Jon Lormer (17x, Actor)
Sam Peckinpah (12x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2354, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/17/2021