Bradford Dillman Biography (1930-)

Born April 14, 1930, in San Francisco, CA; son of Dean (a stockbroker) and Josephine (Moore) Dillman; married Frieda Harding, June 16, 1956 (divorced, April 4, 1962); married Suzy Parker (an actress and model), April 20, 1963; children: (first marriage) Jeffrey, Pamela; (second marriage) Diana, Christopher,Georgina Belle LaSalle (stepdaughter). Addresses: Agent--Agency for the Performing Arts, 9000 Sunset Blvd., Suite 1200, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
April 14, 1930
San Francisco, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits; Film Appearances
  • Bertrand Griot, A Certain Smile, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1958.
  • Alan Newcombe, In Love and War, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1958.
  • Artie Straus, Compulsion, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1959.
  • Larnier/Claude, Crack in the Mirror, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1960.
  • Paul Raine, Circle of Deception, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961.
  • Francis Bernardone, Francis of Assisi, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961.
  • Gowan Stevens, Sanctuary, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961.
  • Captain David Young, Sergeant Ryker, Universal, 1963.
  • Sidney Tate, A Rage to Live, United Artists, 1965.
  • Lieutenant Stiles, The Plainsman, Universal, 1966.
  • Luther Sebastian, The Helicopter Spies, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1968.
  • Jonathan Fields, Jigsaw, Universal, 1968.
  • Captain David Young, Sergeant Ryker, Universal, 1968.
  • Major Barnes, The Bridge at Remagen, United Artists, 1969.
  • Captain Myerson, Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came? (also known asWar Games), Cinerama, 1970.
  • Lloyd Thomas, Brother John, Columbia, 1971.
  • Dr. Lewis Dixon, Escape from the Planet of the Apes, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1971.
  • Bill Delancey, The Mephisto Waltz, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1971.
  • Senator Zachary Wheeler, The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler, Vidtronics,1971.
  • Willie Oban, The Iceman Cometh, American Film Theatre, 1973.
  • J. J., The Way We Were, Columbia, 1973.
  • Peter Macomber, Chosen Survivors, Columbia, 1974.
  • Manfred Steyner, Gold, Allied Artists, 1974.
  • Big Eddie, 99 and 44/100 Percent Dead (also known as Call Harry Crown), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974.
  • Professor James Parmiter, Bug, Paramount, 1975.
  • Captain McKay, The Enforcer, Warner Bros., 1976.
  • John Wilkes Booth, The Lincoln Conspiracy, Sunn Classic, 1977.
  • Jabez Link, Mastermind, Goldstone, 1977.
  • Odums, The Amsterdam Kill, Columbia, 1978.
  • Paul Grogan, Piranha, World, 1978.
  • Major Baker, The Swarm, Warner Bros., 1978.
  • Brickman, Love and Bullets, Associated Film Distribution, 1979.
  • Dr. Gary Shaw, Guyana, Cult of the Damned (also known as Guyana, Crime ofthe Century), Universal, 1980.
  • Arthur Jaeger, Running Scared, 1980.
  • Captain Briggs, Sudden Impact, Warner Bros., 1983.
  • Clark, The Treasure of the Amazon (also known as El Tesoro del Amazours),Videocine-S.A., 1985.
  • Frank Simmons, Man Outside, Virgin Vision, 1987.
  • Hot Pursuit, Paramount, 1987.
  • Dobler, Lords of the Deep, Concorde, 1989.
  • Walt Simmons, Heroes Stand Alone, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Home Entertainment,1989.
  • Also appeared in Black Ribbon for Deborah.
  • Credits; Television Appearances; Series
  • Captain David Young, Court-Martial, ABC, 1966.
  • Paul Hollister, King's Crossing, ABC, 1982.
  • Darryl Clayton, Falcon Crest, CBS, 1982-83.
  • Credits; Television Appearances; Pilots
  • Duke Paige, Longstreet, ABC, 1971.
  • Randy Jamison, The Delphi Bureau, ABC, 1972.
  • Jeffrey Winslow, The Eyes of Charles Sand, ABC, 1972.
  • Avery Stanton, Kingston: The Power Play, NBC, 1976.
  • Howard Bronstein, Street Killing, ABC, 1976.
  • Donald Prince, Jennifer: A Woman's Story, NBC, 1979.
  • Harry Flemington, Tourist, syndicated, 1980.
  • Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
  • Kraft Television Theater, NBC, 1953.
  • Eric Valkay, "There Shall Be No Night," Hallmark Hall of Fame, NBC, 1957.
  • The Eleventh Hour, NBC, 1962.
  • Charlie Pont, "The Voice of Charlie Pont," Premiere, Presented by Fred Astaire, ABC, c. 1962.
  • Naked City, ABC, 1963.
  • Espionage, NBC, 1963.
  • The Virginian, NBC, 1963.
  • "The Kitty Pryer Story," Wagon Train, NBC, 1963.
  • Captain David Young, "The Case against Paul Ryker," Kraft Suspense Theater, NBC, 1963.
  • "To Catch a Butterfly," Alfred Hitchcock Theater, CBS, 1963.
  • "Chain Reaction," Alcoa Premiere, ABC, 1963.
  • Vito Fortunato, The Greatest Show on Earth, ABC, 1963-64.
  • The Nurses, CBS, 1964.
  • Ben Casey, ABC, 1964.
  • Dr. Kildare, NBC, 1964.
  • Profiles in Courage, NBC, 1965.
  • 12 O'Clock High, ABC, 1966.
  • "The Divided Man," The F.B.I., ABC, 1966.
  • Eric Mercer, "Day of the Comet," The Big Valley, ABC, 1966.
  • Dr. Kildare, NBC, 1966.
  • Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theater, NBC, 1966.
  • "Sky on Fire," The F.B.I., ABC, 1967.
  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E., NBC, 1967.
  • James Beldon, "A Noose Is Waiting," The Big Valley, ABC, 1967.
  • Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theater, NBC, 1967.
  • "Southwind," The F.B.I., ABC, 1968.
  • Judd for the Defense, ABC, 1968.
  • Paul Shepherd, "Recover," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1968.
  • Fear No Evil, NBC, 1969.
  • Marcus Welby, M.D., ABC, 1969.
  • "The Traitor," The F.B.I., ABC, 1970.
  • Matt, "You Certainly Are a Big Boy," The Mary Tyler Moore Show, CBS, 1971.
  • "Face of Fear," Bonanza, NBC, 1971.
  • Richard Upton Pickman, "Pickman's Model," Night Gallery, NBC, 1971.
  • "The Mastermind: Part I," The F.B.I., ABC, 1971.
  • "The Mastermind: Part II," The F.B.I., ABC, 1971.
  • Tom Fitz, "Murder by Proxy," The Streets of San Francisco, ABC, 1972.
  • Tony Goodland, "The Greenhouse Jungle," Columbo, NBC, 1972.
  • Richard Alexander, "Cain's Mark," Cannon, CBS, 1972.
  • Larry Edison, "Stone Pillow," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1972.
  • "The McCreedy Bust--Going, Going, Gone," Alias Smith and Jones, ABC, 1972.
  • Douglas McGee, "Missing at FL307," Cannon, CBS, 1975.
  • "The Last Bride of Salem," ABC Afternoon Playbreak, ABC, 1975.
  • Gary Stevens, "Death in Deep Water," Thriller, ABC, 1975.
  • Sam Kay, "Look Back in Darkness" (also known as "The Next Voice You See"), Thriller, ABC, 1975.
  • Tony Kramer, "Angels of the Deep," Charlie's Angels, ABC, 1980.
  • Victor Modrian, Hot Pursuit, NBC, 1984.
  • Lieutenant Kershaw, "Murder to a Jazz Beat," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985.
  • Dennis McConnell, "Death Takes a Dive," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1987.
  • Avery Stone, "Steal Me a Story," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1987.
  • Also appeared on Wide World of Mystery.
  • Credits; Television Appearances; Movies
  • Paul Varney, Fear No Evil, NBC, 1969.
  • Lyle Fawcett, Black Water Gold, ABC, 1970.
  • Jim Meeker, Five Desperate Women, ABC, 1971.
  • Frank Klaner, Revenge (also known as There Once Was a Woman), ABC, 1971.
  • Andrew Rodanthe, Moon of the Wolf, ABC, 1972.
  • Steven Dennis, Deliver Us from Evil, ABC, 1973.
  • Major Mike Dunning, The Disappearance of Flight 412, NBC, 1974.
  • Sam Champion, Murder or Mercy, ABC, 1974.
  • Martin Reed, Adventures of the Queen, CBS, 1975.
  • Michael Dominick, Force Five, CBS, 1975.
  • Arthur Deal III, Wonder Woman Meets Baroness Von Gunther, 1976.
  • Richard, Widow, NBC, 1976.
  • Dr. Eric Lake, The Hostage Heart, CBS, 1977.
  • Jack Mathews, Before and After, ABC, 1979.
  • Jason Eddington, The Memory of Eva Ryker, CBS, 1980.
  • Singer, The Legend of Walks Far Woman, NBC, 1982.
  • Eric Noble, Covenant, NBC, 1985.
  • Peter Merkin, Easy Come, Easy Go (also known as Christine Cromwell), ABC,1989.
  • Mr. Burgess, The Heart of Justice, TNT, 1993.
  • Credits; Stage Appearances
  • Richard, The Scarecrow, Theatre de Lys, New York City, 1953.
  • Freddie, Pygmalion, Sharon Playhouse, Sharon, CT, 1953.
  • Marchbanks, Candida, Sharon Playhouse, 1953.
  • Hadrian, You Touched Me, Sharon Playhouse, 1953.
  • Understudy, End as a Man, Theatre de Lys, 1953.
  • Pierre, The Madwoman of Chaillot, Sharon Playhouse, 1954.
  • Happy, Death of a Salesman, Sharon Playhouse, 1954.
  • Young teacher, The Browning Version, Sharon Playhouse, 1954.
  • Danny, Night Must Fall, Sharon Playhouse, 1954.
  • Kip Ames, Third Person, President Theatre, New York City, 1955.
  • Extra, Inherit the Wind, National Theatre, New York City, 1955.
  • Morgan, The Corn Is Green, Sharon Playhouse, 1955.
  • Octavius, The Barretts of Wimpole Street, Sharon Playhouse, 1955.
  • Frederic and Hugo, Ring 'round the Moon, Sharon Playhouse, 1955.
  • The radical, Counsellor-at-Law, Sharon Playhouse, 1955.
  • Black Chiffon, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1955.
  • Jimmy, The Rainmaker, Sharon Playhouse, 1956.
  • Edmund Tyrone, Long Day's Journey into Night, Helen Hayes Theatre, New York City, 1956-58.
  • Gil Stanford, The Fun Couple, Lyceum Theatre, New York City, 1962.
  • Writings;Books
  • Inside the New York Giants, Third Story Books (Bridgeport, CT), 1994.
  • Are You Anybody?: An Actor's Life (autobiography), Fithian Press (Santa Barbara, CA), 1997.

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