Wallace, George 1917– (G. D. Wallace, George D. Wallace)
WALLACE, George 1917–
(G. D. Wallace, George D. Wallace)
Born June 8, 1917, in New York, NY; married Jane A. Johnston (an actress). Education: Attended drama school.
Addresses: Agent —Judy Schoen & Associates, 606 North Larchmont Blvd., Suite 309, Los Angeles, CA 90004.
Career: Actor. Also worked in coal mines, for a meat packer, and as a singing bartender, lumberjack, and groundskeeper. Military service: U.S. Navy, 1936–40 and during World War II.
(Uncredited) Carl, The Fat Man, Universal International, 1951.
(Uncredited) Cellblock convict, Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison, Warner Bros., 1951.
(Uncredited) Bud Williams (stunt pilot), Million Dollar Mermaid (also known as The One Piece Bathing Suit ), Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1952.
Chief Herb Bixby, Submarine Command (also known as The Submarine Story ), Paramount, 1952.
(Uncredited) Jimmy, Sally and Saint Anne, 1952.
(Uncredited) Olson, Kansas City Confidential (also known as The Secret Four ), United Artists, 1952.
Woody Blacker, Japanese War Bride, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1952.
(Uncredited) Back at the Front (also known as Willie and Joe back at the Front and Willie and Joe in Tokyo ), Universal International, 1952.
Brewer, Vigilante Terror, Allied Artists Pictures, 1953.
Buller, The Great Adventures of Captain Kidd, Columbia, 1953.
(Uncredited) Bully Brady, The Lawless Breed, Universal, 1953.
Buster Cole, Arena, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1953.
Clampett, Star of Texas, Allied Artists Pictures, 1953.
Gil's rival, Pardon My Wrench, RKO Pictures, 1953.
Meade, The Homesteaders, Allied Artists Pictures, 1953.
(Uncredited) Mounted police officer, Francis Covers the Big Town, Universal, 1953.
(Uncredited) Cowboy, The French Line, RKO Radio Pictures, 1954.
Curly Adams, Destry, Universal International, 1954.
Detective O'Neill, The Human Jungle, Allied Artists Pictures, 1954.
Fletcher, Border River, Universal International, 1954.
Les Walker, Drums across the River, Universal International, 1954.
Bosun, Forbidden Planet, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1955.
(Uncredited) Curley, Strange Lady in Town, Warner Bros., 1955.
(Uncredited) Gunner, Soldier of Fortune, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1955.
Simon Clegghorn, The Second Greatest Sex, Universal International, 1955.
Tom Carter, Man without a Star, Universal, 1955.
(Uncredited) Jack Lawford (a miner), Great Day in the Morning, RKO, 1956.
Boone, Six Black Horses, Universal International, 1962.
Floyd Willet, Texas across the River, Universal, 1966.
(Uncredited) Police chief Yates, Dead Heat on a Merry– Go–Round, Columbia, 1966.
R. J. McGrath (Fair Shake auctioneer), Skin Game, Warner Bros., 1971.
Chief officer, Towering Inferno, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1974.
Mr. Putnam, The Swinging Cheerleaders (also known as H.O.T.S. II ), Centaur, 1974.
Mr. Carlson, Lifeguard, 1976.
Billy Jack Goes to Washington, Taylor–Laughlin, 1977.
Senator Joseph McCarthy, The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover, American International Pictures, 1978.
Father, The Stunt Man, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1980.
Television commentator, Protocol, Warner Bros., 1984.
Bob Chadwick, Just between Friends, Orion, 1986.
Judge, Native Son, American Playhouse, 1986.
(As George D. Wallace) Shoop, In the Hands of the Enemy, 1987.
Joe Reese, Prison, Eden Distributing Company, 1988.
Orson, Hot to Trot, Warner Bros., 1988.
Bartender, Bert Rigby, You're a Fool, Warner Bros., 1989.
Carl, Postcards from the Edge, Columbia, 1990.
Daniel's judge, Defending Your Life, Warner Bros., 1991.
Bob Ferris, Diggstown (also known as Midnight Sting ), Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1992.
Voice of fourth card player, Bebe's Kids (animated; also known as Robin Harris' Bebe's Kids ), Paramount, 1992.
Caretaker, Almost Dead, Monarch Home Video, 1994.
Gnarly old man, My Girl 2, Columbia, 1994.
Sam, Schemes, Bristol Entertainment, 1994.
Man in restaurant, Multiplicity, Columbia, 1996.
Bartender, Meet Wally Sparks, Trimark Pictures, 1997.
Coach Millhaven, Deal of a Lifetime, Metro–Goldwyn– Mayer, 1999.
(As George D. Wallace) Male president, Bicentennial Man (also known as Der 200 Jahre Mann ), Buena Vista, 1999.
Max, Forces of Nature, DreamWorks Distribution, 1999.
(As George D. Wallace) Grandfather Blaine, Nurse Betty (also known as Nurse Betty—Gefaehrliche Traeume ), USA Films, 2000.
(As George D. Wallace) Chief justice Pollard, Minority Report, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2002.
Film Appearances; Serials:
Commando Cody, Radar Men from the Moon, Republic Pictures, 1952.
Television Appearances; Series:
Dr. Leo Gault, The Edge of Night, ABC, 1980.
Grandpa Hank Hammersmith, Sons and Daughters, CBS, 1991.
Television Appearances; Miniseries:
(As George D. Wallace) Davey Wordley, How the West Was Won, ABC, 1978.
Judge Roy Ballantyne, A Death in California (also known as Psychopath ), ABC, 1985.
Judge Henry Bejajian, Fresno, CBS, 1986.
Bernard Bradshaw, Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder, NBC, 1987.
Max Luby, People Like Us, NBC, 1990.
Tom Manthie, Seduced by Madness (also known as Murderous Passion: The Diane Borchardt Story and Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story ), NBC, 1996.
Television Appearances; Movies:
Commando Cody, Retik, the Moon Menace, 1966.
Clarence, In Search of America, ABC, 1971.
Return to Earth, ABC, 1976.
Bill Berry, Deadman's Curve, CBS, 1978.
Director of institute for the blind, Love Leads the Way, 1984.
Shoop, Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami, CBS, 1988.
Archibald Cox, The Final Days, ABC, 1989.
Big Dan, Working Tra$h, Fox, 1990.
(As George D. Wallace) John Smuri, The Haunted, Fox, 1991.
Ray, The Boys (also known as The Guys ), ABC, 1991.
Henry, Child of Rage, CBS, 1992.
Grandpa, Miracle Child, NBC, 1993.
Tommy, In the Heat of the Night: Who Was Geli Bendl?, CBS, 1994.
Caretaker, Almost Dead, HBO, 1996.
Television Appearances; Episodic:
Brad Mason, "Marked Cards," Hopalong Cassidy, syndicated, 1952.
Roger Endicott, "Don Colorado," Hopalong Cassidy, syndicated, 1952.
"The Art Treasure Story," Dangerous Assignment, syndicated, 1952.
"A Day at the Beach," My Little Margie, NBC, 1953.
Cole Younger, "The Younger Brothers," Stories of the Century, syndicated, 1954.
Hank Howell, "Rescue at Twelve Lakes," Studio 57, Du Mont, 1954.
Judson Rush, "Copper Hills," Hopalong Cassidy, syndicated, 1954.
Sam, "Go Ahead and Jump," Four Star Playhouse, CBS, 1954.
Sam Chapman/Jim Forrester, "The Emerald Saint," Hopalong Cassidy, syndicated, 1954.
Whitey, "Final Round," The Lux Video Theatre, CBS, 1954.
"The Big Chance," Dragnet, NBC, 1954.
"Frontier of Challenge," The Adventures of Kit Carson, syndicated, 1954.
"Powder Depot," The Adventures of Kit Carson, syndicated, 1954.
Commando Cody, "The Case of the Unknown Man," The Man behind the Badge, syndicated, 1955.
Plank, "Mountain Fortress," Cheyenne, ABC, 1955.
Dolph Trimble, "Hack Prine," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1956.
Sheriff, "The Thin Rope," Tales of Wells Fargo (also known as Wells Fargo ), NBC, 1957.
Ted Wyatt, "The Story of Charles Wyatt," The Millionaire, CBS, 1957.
"Village of Fear," Zane Grey Theater, CBS, 1957.
"The Accuser," Zane Grey Theater, CBS, 1958.
Bedell, "Desert Showdown," Tales of Wells Fargo (also known as Wells Fargo ), NBC, 1959.
Bill Adams, "Winter Song," The Alaskans, ABC, 1959.
"Shadow of a Man," Bronco, ABC, 1959.
Andy Moon, "Sins of the Father," The Rifleman, ABC, 1960.
Borkman, "Sundown Smith," Zane Grey Theater, CBS, 1960.
Dan Farrell, "Second Cousin to the Czar," The Deputy, NBC, 1960.
Gus, "Apache Friendship," Texas John Slaughter, broadcast on Walt Disney Presents, ABC, 1960.
Gus, "Desperado from Tombstone," Texas John Slaughter, broadcast on Walt Disney Presents, ABC, 1960.
Horse breaker, "The Breaking (a.k.a.: For Money or Love)," National Velvet, NBC, 1960.
Jim Elliott, "Deadly Male," Surfside 6, ABC, 1960.
Jim House, "The Killer," Black Saddle, ABC, 1960.
Jim Miles, "One of One Thousand," The Tall Man, NBC, 1960.
Matt Doolie, "High Bridge," Overland Trail, NBC, 1960.
Mordecai, "And Chase the Buffalo," Daniel Boone, broadcast on Walt Disney Presents, ABC, 1960.
Peter Justin, "Six Hours to Midnight," Bourbon Street Beat, ABC, 1960.
Verne Scott, "A Flock of Trouble," Maverick, ABC, 1960.
"Blackwater Swamp," Sugarfoot, ABC, 1960.
Aaron Wallace, "The Burying of Sammy Hart," The Rebel, ABC, 1961.
Gip, "Badge of the Outsider," Laramie, NBC, 1961.
Sheriff, "Old Card Sharps Never Die," 77 Sunset Strip, ABC, 1961.
Sheriff Joe Holly, "Benefit of the Doubt," Maverick, ABC, 1961.
"The Brahma Bull," Cheyenne (also known as The Cheyenne Show ), ABC, 1961.
"Deadly Is the Night," Laramie, NBC, 1961.
Cross, "Hometown Doctor," Tales of Wells Fargo (also known as Wells Fargo ), NBC, 1962.
Ralph Selby, "Good Influence," My Three Sons, ABC, 1962.
Dixon, "The Mountain of the Sun," The Virginian, NBC, 1963.
Tobin, "Easy Come," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1963.
Wilkie Carewe, "The Judgment," The Virginian, NBC, 1963.
Major Thompson, "Survival," The Defenders, CBS, 1964.
Chad, "Lone Woman," The Road West, NBC, 1966.
Graham Lockwood, "Ordeal," The F.B.I., ABC, 1966.
Philippe Gamet, "When a King Is a Pawn," Daniel Boone, NBC, 1966.
Sheriff in Portersville, "The Outcast," The Virginian, NBC, 1966.
Stacey Fielding, "The Case of the Vanishing Victim," Perry Mason, CBS, 1966.
Deputy Otto McAdoo, "Days of Grace," The Big Valley, ABC, 1967.
George Ayers, "The Eye of the Needle," The F.B.I., ABC, 1971.
Sheriff, "Touch of Madness," Ghost Story, NBC, 1972.
Sheriff Henning, "The Wedding," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1972.
Fred Barber, "The Set–Up," The Streets of San Francisco, ABC, 1973.
Mr. Binkley, "Getting Greg's Goat," The Brady Bunch, ABC, 1973.
Sheriff Cody, "Danger Stranger," Dusty's Trail, syndicated, 1973.
Sergeant Thomas, "How Green Was My Thumb?," Emergency!, NBC, 1974.
Talbert, "The Cure," Planet of the Apes, CBS, 1974.
"Blockade," The Streets of San Francisco, ABC, 1974.
Dean Beck, "The Genius," The Waltons, CBS, 1975.
Harold "Hal" Buxton, "Murder by Proxy," The Streets of San Francisco, ABC, 1975.
Washburn, "A Long Way from Times Square," Kojak, CBS, 1975.
"A Deadly Image," The Rookies, ABC, 1975.
"Measure of Mercy," The Rookies, ABC, 1975.
"The Heisman Killer," Most Wanted, ABC, 1976.
Longwood, "The Mercenaries," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1977.
Perkins, "The Godsister," Little House on the Prairie, NBC, 1978.
Judge Milton Cole, "Here's Adventure, Here's Romance," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.
Judge Milton Cole, "Honk If You're a Goose," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.
Judge Milton Cole, "Midway to What?," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.
Judge Milton Cole, "Praise Dilaudid," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.
"The Long Goodbye," Dallas, CBS, 1983.
"Episode 3," Bare Essence, NBC, 1983.
Judge Phelps, "The Longest Day," Knots Landing, CBS, 1985.
Father, "Lunar Eclipse," Moonlighting, ABC, 1989.
Greg's grandfather, "Reversal of Grandpa," Nurses, NBC, 1991.
Projectionist, "The City," Mad about You (also known as Loved by You ), NBC, 1994.
Tommy, "Who Was Geli Bendi?," In the Heat of the Night, CBS, 1994.
William, "George Destroys a Way of Life," The George Carlin Show, Fox, 1994.
Father McRudy, "Sweet Charity," The George Wendt Show, CBS, 1995.
Gil, "Again with the Funeral," Alright Already, The WB, 1997.
Lou Sinclair, "Where or When," Early Edition, CBS, 1998.
Ron Osman, "The Appraisal," Citizen Baines, CBS, 2001.
Appeared as Ben, The King of Queens, CBS; as Colonel Sunshine, Good Advice, CBS; as Mr. Biddle, Delta, ABC; and as Mr. Rappaport, Shaky Ground, Fox. Also appeared in Armstrong Circle Theater (also known as Circle Theater ), NBC and CBS; The Bob Newhart Show, CBS; Days of Our Lives (also known as DOOL ), NBC; The Ed Sullivan Show, CBS; and Fireside Theatre, NBC.
Television Appearances; Episodic; Credited as George D. Wallace:
"Red Ransom," The Lawman, ABC, 1959.
Jed Carst, "Incident of the Night Horse," Rawhide, CBS, 1960.
Brady, "The Blue Sky," Rawhide, CBS, 1961.
Colonel Somers (carnival owner), "Incident of the Fish out of Water," Rawhide, CBS, 1961.
"Hassayampa," The Lawman, ABC, 1961.
"Double Eagles," Laramie, NBC, 1962.
"Justice in a Hurry," Laramie, NBC, 1962.
"Decision at Los Robles," Bonanza, NBC, 1970.
Matt Venner, "The Deadly Conspiracy," Cannon, CBS, 1975.
Rancher, "Claws," The Bionic Woman, ABC, 1976.
Gus Willison (second deputy), "Copy–Cat Killing," Barnaby Jones, CBS, 1977.
Harry Sand, "King for a Day/Instant Family," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1978.
Emery Arnok, "Steele Waters Run Deep," Remington Steele, NBC, 1982.
Congressman Fremont, "Magic Bus," Scarecrow and Mrs. King, CBS, 1983.
Ernest McKenna, "Don't Rain on My Parade," Newhart, CBS, 1983.
Doctor, "Quadrangle of Love," Night Court, NBC, 1984.
Nelson, "The Naked and the Dead," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1985.
Garrison Snow, "Hearts Divided," Hotel, ABC, 1986.
Jake Slater, "Steele in the Spotlight," Remington Steele, NBC, 1986.
Walt Tyson, "The Mission," Dynasty, ABC, 1986.
"Suitable for Framing," Scarecrow and Mrs. King, CBS, 1987.
Judge Peter Brosens, "Lie Down and Deliver," L.A. Law, NBC, 1989.
"Reaper," Monsters, syndicated, 1989.
"Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die: Parts 1 & 2," Mancuso, F.B.I., NBC, 1990.
Father Joe Lyons, "Sacred Hearts," Picket Fences, CBS, 1992.
"Drone of Arc," Civil Wars, ABC, 1992.
Father Joe Lyons, "Fetal Attraction," Picket Fences, CBS, 1993.
Sheriff Hugo LeBrun, "The Road to Black Bayou," Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1994.
Father Buchanan, "Buffalo Gals," Cybill, CBS, 1996.
Chief Walter Hume, "Code Blue," JAG, CBS, 1997.
Judge Andrew Wood, "Death Penalties," The Practice, ABC, 2000.
Judge Andrew Wood, "Liberty Bells," The Practice, ABC, 2000.
Miles Harding, "Boys Will Be Girls," Chicago Hope, CBS, 2000.
Bertram Mueller, "Hellbound," The X–Files, Fox, 2002.
Xander Harris as an old man, "Hell's Bells," Buffy the Vampire Slayer (also known as Buffy ), UPN, 2002.
Television Appearances; Pilots:
General, The Six Million Dollar Man (also known as Cyborg: The Six Million Dollar Man and The Six Million Dollar Man: The Moon and the Desert ), ABC, 1973.
Snowy's father, The Cheerleaders, NBC, 1976.
George Hopkins, Colorado C.I., CBS, 1978.
Lyle, Bliss, ABC, 1984.
(As George D. Wallace) Mister Sterling, NBC, 2003.
Clash by Night, Ben Bard's Dramatic School, Hollywood, CA, 1950.
(As G. D. Wallace) Mack, Pipe Dreams, Shubert Theatre, New York City, 1955–1956.
Stage Appearances; Credited as George D. Wallace:
Sid Sorokin, The Pajama Game, 46th Street Theatre, New York City, 1957.
Matt, New Girl in Town, Warwick Musical Theatre, Warwick, RI, also Carousel Theatre, Framingham, MA, and Oakdale Musical Theatre, Wallingford, CT, and 46th Street Theatre, 1957–1958.
Frank Butler, Annie Get Your Gun, Carousel Theatre, 1958.
Fred Graham, Kiss Me Kate, Sacramento Music Circus, Sacramento, CA, 1958.
Billy Bigelow, Carousel, Musicarnival, Cleveland, OH, 1959.
Joe Dynamite, Wildcat, State Fair Music Hall, Dallas, TX, 1960, later Theatre under the Stars, Atlanta, GA, 1963.
Randolph of the Royal Mounted, James O'Connor, and Omar, Jennie, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1963.
New Girl in Town, 46th Street Theatre, beginning 1969.
David, Company, Alvin Theatre, New York City, c. 1971–1972.
Noonan (the maitre'd), The First, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1981.
Also appeared in other productions, including Most Happy Fella and The Unsinkable Molly Brown.
King Arthur, Camelot, U.S. cities, 1964.
David, Company, U.S. cities, 1971.
Also appeared in Man of La Mancha, U.S. cities.
Albums; Original Broadway Cast Recordings; Credited as George D. Wallace:
New Girl in Town, RCA, 1957.
Jennie, RCA, 1963.
Weaver, Tom, They Fought in the Creature Features, McFarland & Company, 1995.
Wallace, George 1952– (George H. Wallace)
WALLACE, George 1952–
(George H. Wallace)
Addresses: Agent— International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Manager— A Management, 9107 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 650, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Contact— c/o Nationwide Entertainment Services, Inc., 2756 North Green Valley Parkway, Suite 449, Las Vegas, NV 89014–2100.
Career: Actor, comedian, and writer. Performer of standup comedy throughout the United States, including frequent appearances in Las Vegas, NV, and at clubs including Catch a Rising Star, The Comedy Store, and The Punchline. Worked originally in transit advertising; served as vice president of an advertising company.
Awards, Honors: American Comedy Award nominations, funniest male standup comic, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, and American Comedy Award, funniest male standup comic, 1995; man of the year award, West Angeles Church of God and West Angeles Community Development Corp., 2003.
The champ, Things Are Tough All Over, Columbia, 1982.
Man with his arm in a cast, Punchline, Sony Pictures Releasing, 1988.
Gravedigger, A Rage in Harlem, Miramax, 1991.
The mayor, Batman Forever (also known as Forever ), Warner Bros., 1995.
James, Catfish in Black Bean Sauce, Phaedra Cinema, 1999.
Pops, 3 Strikes, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 2000.
Mayor, Little Nicky, New Line Cinema, 2000.
Mr. Washington, The Wash, Lions Gate Films, 2001.
NAACP administrator, Mr. Deeds, Columbia/New Line Cinema, 2002.
Comedian (documentary), Miramax, 2002.
The sheriff, The Ladykillers, Buena Vista, 2004.
Television Appearances; Series:
George, The Dom DeLuise Show, syndicated, 1987.
George Harris, Tall Hopes, CBS, 1993.
Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn, Comedy Channel, 2002.
Television Appearances; Movies:
Norm Potter, Santa, Jr., Hallmark Channel, 2002.
Television Appearances; Specials:
A Comedy Celebration: The Comedy & Magic Club's 10th Anniversary Special, Showtime, 1989.
A Tribute to Sam Kinison, Fox, 1993.
But ... Seriously, Showtime, 1994.
But Seriously '94, Showtime, 1995.
The 10th Annual American Comedy Awards, ABC, 1996.
Comedy Club Superstars, ABC, 1996.
Comic Relief American Comedy Festival, ABC, 1996.
Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time, HBO, 1998.
The Comedy Central Presents the New York Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller, Comedy Channel, 1999.
The College of Comedy with Alan King, Part II, PBS, 2000.
Interviewee, The Joke's on Thee, Showtime, 2001.
Uncensored Comedy: That's Not Funny, TRIO Channel, 2003.
Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$ #@!!, Comedy Channel, 2003.
Appeared early in his career in The Big Laff Off; also appeared in the special " Jerry Seinfeld: Master of His Domain, " Biography, Arts and Entertainment.
Television Appearances; Episodic:
Guest, Clive Anderson Talks Back, 1990.
George, " The Script Formerly Known As..., " The Fresh Prince of Bel–Air, NBC, 1995.
Deacon Delbert Henry, " Negotiating: It's Never Personal, " Arli$$, HBO, 1996.
Doctor, " The Checks, " Seinfeld, NBC, 1996.
Vet, " A Girl's Gotta Make Room for Daddy: Part 1, " Jenny, NBC, 1997.
Game show host, " A Terrible Thing Happened on My Tour of College, " Moesha, UPN, 1998.
Himself, " As Others See Us, " Arli$$, HBO, 2001.
" Comedian's Edition #2, " The Weakest Link, 2001.
Quincy DeJohn, " My Two Dads, " The Parkers, UPN, 2002.
Quincy DeJohn, " The Parent Trap, " The Parkers, UPN, 2003.
Funny Money, Game Show Network, 2003.
Guest, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 2003.
Jimmy, " Back to the Club, " Wanda at Large, Fox, 2003.
Appeared in an episode of One–Night Stand, HBO; and in Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam, HBO; guest on numerous talk shows.
Radio Appearances; Series:
Appeared on The Tom Joyner Morning Show; also appeared in a series hosted by Isaac Hayes, WRKS.
Worked as a writer for The Redd Foxx Show, ABC.