Denver Pyle

Birthday:

05/11/1920

Place of birth:

Bethune, Colorado:

Biography:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Denver Dell Pyle (May 11, 1920 – December 25, 1997) was an American film and television actor. He was known for portraying Briscoe Darling Jr. in several episodes of The Andy Griffith Show, and playing Jesse Duke in The Dukes of Hazzard from 1979-85.


Film Credits

The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion! (1997)
as Uncle Jesse Duke
Father and Scout (1994)
as George Rosebrock
Maverick (1994)
as Old Gambler on Riverboat
Return to Mayberry (1986)
as Briscoe Darling
How Bugs Bunny Won the West  (1978)
as Narrator
Guardian of the Wilderness (1976)
as Galen Clark
Welcome to L.A. (1976)
as Carl Barber
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
as The Indian Agent (McLaughlin)
Hawmps! (1976)
as Col. Seymour Hawkins
The Adventures of Frontier Fremont (1976)
as Old mountain man
Winterhawk (1975)
as Arkansas
The Boy Who Talked to Badgers (1975)
as
Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
as Uncle Bene
Murder or Mercy (1974)
as Amos Champion
The Legend of Hillbilly John (1974)
as Grandpappy John
Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973)
as Denver
Something Big (1971)
as Junior Frisbee
Hitched (1971)
as Ben Barnstable
Mean Justice (1971)
as
5 Card Stud (1968)
as Sig Evers
Bandolero! (1968)
as Muncie Carter
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
as Frank Hamer
Tammy and the Millionaire (1967)
as Grandpa Mordecai Tarleton
Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
as Alfie - Stage Driver
Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
as Hunter #1
Gunpoint (1966)
as Cap
Mara of the Wilderness (1965)
as Kelly
The Great Race (1965)
as Sheriff
Shenandoah (1965)
as Pastor Bjoerling
The Rounders (1965)
as Bull
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
as Sen. Henry (uncredited)
Mail Order Bride (1964)
as Preacher Pope
Black Like Me (1964)
as Man in pick-up truck
Terrified (1963)
as Sheriff Dixon
Geronimo (1962)
as Senator Conrad
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
as Amos Carruthers
The Alamo (1960)
as Thimblerig (the Gambler)
Cast a Long Shadow (1959)
as Preacher Harrison
The Horse Soldiers (1959)
as Jackie Jo
King of the Wild Stallions (1959)
as MacGuire's Henchman
Good Day for a Hanging (1959)
as Deputy Ed Moore
The Party Crashers (1958)
as Mr. Bickford
Bitter Heritage (1958)
as Sam Wheeler
China Doll (1958)
as Col. Wiley
Fort Massacre (1958)
as Collins
The Left Handed Gun (1958)
as Ollinger
Jet Pilot (1957)
as Mr. Simpson
Domino Kid (1957)
as Bill Dragger
The Lonely Man (1957)
as Brad, Red Bluff Sheriff
Destination 60,000 (1957)
as Mickey Hill
Gun Duel In Durango (1957)
as Ranger Captain
7th Cavalry (1956)
as Dixon
Yaqui Drums (1956)
as Lefty Barr
The Naked Hills (1956)
as Bert Killian / Narrator
I Killed Wild Bill Hickok (1956)
as Jim Bailey
Please Murder Me (1956)
as Det. Lt. Bradley
To Hell and Back (1955)
as Thompson
Run for Cover (1955)
as Harvey (uncredited)
Rage at Dawn (1955)
as Clint Reno
The Boy from Oklahoma (1954)
as Bagley
Johnny Guitar (1954)
as Posseman (uncredited)
Ride Clear of Diablo (1954)
as Reverend Moorehead
Texas Bad Man (1953)
as Tench
Vigilante Terror (1953)
as Henchman Sperry
Topeka (1953)
as Jonas Bailey
Rebel City (1953)
as Greeley
A Perilous Journey (1953)
as Bartender
The Maverick (1952)
as Bud Karnes
Canyon Ambush (1952)
as Tom Carlton-Replaced (credit only)
Fargo (1952)
as Carey
Man from the Black Hills (1952)
as Glenn Hartley
Oklahoma Annie (1952)
as Skip
Hills of Utah (1951)
as Bowie French
Rough Riders of Durango (1951)
as Henchman Lacey
The Old Frontier (1950)
as Henchman George
Customs Agent (1950)
as Al
Dynamite Pass (1950)
as Henchman
Federal Agent at Large (1950)
as 'Jumpy' Jordan
Singing Guns (1950)
as Richards Henchman
Captain China (1950)
as Steve
The Flying Saucer (1950)
as Turner
The Big Wheel (1949)
as Track Intern
Hellfire (1949)
as Rex
Red Canyon (1949)
as Hutch
Streets of San Francisco (1949)
as Ed Quinn
El Paso (1949)
as Vigilante (uncredited)
The Man from Colorado (1948)
as Easy Jarrett
Marshal of Amarillo (1948)
as The Night Clerk
Train to Alcatraz (1948)
as Hutch Hutchins
Where the North Begins (1947)
as Jim Rockwell

TV Series Credits

Cybill (1995)
as
L.A. Law (1986)
as
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
as
The Dukes (1983)
as Uncle Jesse
The Dukes of Hazzard (1979)
as Jesse Duke
Grizzly Adams (1977)
as
How the West Was Won (1977)
as
Karen (1975)
as
The Manhunter (1974)
as
Petrocelli (1974)
as
Kung Fu (1972)
as
The Streets of San Francisco (1972)
as
The Waltons (1972)
as
Cannon (1971)
as
The Doris Day Show (1968)
as Buck Webb
The High Chaparral (1967)
as
Hondo (1967)
as
The Guns of Will Sonnett (1967)
as
Cimarron Strip (1967)
as
Tammy (1965)
as
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964)
as
The Great Adventure (1963)
as
Mr. Novak (1963)
as
The Lieutenant (1963)
as
The Virginian (1962)
as
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)
as Uncle George
Ben Casey (1961)
as
Dr. Kildare (1961)
as
Cain's Hundred (1961)
as
Route 66 (1960)
as
Stagecoach West (1960)
as
The Andy Griffith Show (1960)
as
National Velvet (1960)
as
The Aquanauts (1960)
as
Thriller (1960)
as Ortho Wheeler
The Tall Man (1960)
as
The Detectives (1959)
as
Bourbon Street Beat (1959)
as
The Twilight Zone (1959)
as
Law of the Plainsman (1959)
as
Men into Space (1959)
as
Wichita Town (1959)
as
Riverboat (1959)
as
The Deputy (1959)
as
Rawhide (1959)
as
Bat Masterson (1958)
as
Lawman (1958)
as
Behind Closed Doors (1958)
as
The Rifleman (1958)
as
The Texan (1958)
as
Bronco (1958)
as
26 Men (1957)
as
Maverick (1957)
as
Perry Mason (1957)
as
Perry Mason (1957)
as Jackson Sidemark
Have Gun – Will Travel (1957)
as
Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1956)
as
State Trooper (1956)
as
The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956)
as
My Friend Flicka (1956)
as
The 20th Century Fox Hour (1955)
as
Frontier (1955)
as
Cheyenne (1955)
as
Gunsmoke (1955)
as
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955)
as
Buffalo Bill, Jr. (1955)
as
The Millionaire (1955)
as
Lassie (1954)
as
The Lone Wolf (1954)
as
I'm the Law (1953)
as
Adventures of Superman (1952)
as
Hopalong Cassidy (1952)
as
The Roy Rogers Show (1951)
as
The Adventures of Kit Carson (1951)
as
The Gene Autry Show (1950)
as