Wayne Rogers Biography (1933-)

Full name, William Wayne McMillan Rogers III; born April 7, 1933, in Birmingham, AL; married Mitzi, 1960 (divorced, 1979); married Amy Hirsh, 1988; children: (first marriage) Laura, Billy. Addresses: Agent: The Artists Agency, 10000 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 305, Los Angeles, CA 90067.; Office: TriadArtists, 11756 Kiowa Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90049-6172.; Publicist: Dick Guttman, Rona Menashe, Guttman Associates PR, 118 S. Beverly Dr., Suite 201, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, producer, screenwriter
Birth Details
April 7, 1933
Birmingham, Alabama, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Luke Perry, Stagecoach West, ABC, 1961
  • Captain John Francis Xavier "Trapper John" McIntyre, M*A*S*H, CBS,1972-1975
  • Jake Axminster, City of Angels, NBC, 1976
  • Dr. Charley Michaels, House Calls, CBS, 1979-1982
  • Host, High Risk, CBS, 1988
  • Host, AMC's Hollywood Report, AMC, 1995
  • Also appeared in The Edge of Night.
  • Episodic
  • Tom Morey, "False Witness," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1959
  • "The Lonely Gun," Zane Grey Theater, CBS, 1959
  • "Angela," Wanted: Dead or Alive, CBS, 1960
  • Kenneth Redmond, "The Big Kick," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, NBC, 1962
  • Brach, "Cody's Code," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1962
  • Stretch Morgan, "Taps for Old Jeb," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1965
  • "Invitation to Limbo," Honey West, ABC, 1965
  • Reiser, "The Gun," Combat!, ABC, 1966
  • "The Tormentors," The F.B.I., ABC, 1966
  • "The Legend of John Rim," The F.B.I., ABC, 1967
  • "The Extortionist," The F.B.I., ABC, 1967
  • "The Ninth Man," The F.B.I., ABC, 1968
  • Don Jarvis, "The Jonah," The Big Valley, ABC, 1968
  • "The Traitor," The F.B.I., ABC, 1970
  • "Deadfall," The F.B.I., ABC, 1971
  • "Superstition Rock," The F.B.I., ABC, 1971
  • Steve, "Call Unicorn," Cannon, CBS, 1971
  • Jake Axminster, "The November Plan," City of Angels, NBC, 1976
  • A Conversation with Dinah, 1989
  • Charlie Garrett, "Dead Eye," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
  • Charlie Garrett, "Deadly Assets," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1994
  • Charlie Garrett, "Fatal Paradise," Murder She Wrote, CBS, 1994
  • Himself, "Hank's Divorce," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1994
  • Charlie Garrett, "A Quaking in Aspen," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1995
  • Charlie Garrett, "Deadly Bidding," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1995
  • Dr. Kent Morrissey, "Physician, Murder Thyself," Diagnosis Murder,CBS, 1997
  • Hollywood Squares, 1998
  • Movies
  • Don Foster, Attack on Terror: The F.B.I. vs. the Klu Klux Klan, CBS, 1975
  • George Hatch, It Happened One Christmas, ABC, 1977
  • Lou Plotkin, Having Babies II, ABC, 1977
  • Vic Tannehill, Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery, NBC, 1978
  • Michael Stone, The Top of the Hill, syndicated, 1980
  • Alex Greer, He's Fired, She's Hired, CBS, 1984
  • Craig Weston, The Lady from Yesterday, CBS, 1985
  • Major Anthony Nelson, I Dream of Jeannie ... 15 Years Later, NBC,1985
  • George Thrash, The Girl Who Spelled Freedom (also known as TheStory of Linn Yann and Disney Sunday Movie), ABC, 1986
  • Charlie Brennan, One Terrific Guy, CBS, 1986
  • Walter Duncan, American Harvest (also known as Above the Fruited Plain, Golden Harvest, and Race against the Harvest), CBS, 1987
  • Jack Cromwell, Drop-Out Mother (also known as Goodbye, Supermom), CBS, 1988
  • Bob Schornstheimer, Miracle Landing, CBS, 1990
  • Miniseries
  • Will Henry Lee, Chiefs, CBS, 1983
  • Lowell Shipleigh, Bluegrass, CBS, 1988
  • Raymond Schindler, Passion and Paradise, ABC, 1989
  • Specials
  • Circus of the Stars, 1977
  • Circus of the Stars #5, 1980
  • Host, Famous Lives, 1983
  • We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala, CBS, 1987
  • Host, Surviving a Heart Attack (also known as Lifetime Informathon), Lifetime, 1988
  • Captain "Trapper John" McIntyre, Memories of M*A*S*H, CBS, 1991
  • Host, Where Are They Now? Part II, CBS, 1996
  • Barbara Eden: Out of the Bottle, 1999
  • I Dream of Jeannie ... The E! True Hollywood Story (documentary),2000
  • Television Executive Producer
  • Movies
  • Perfect Witness, 1989
  • Night of Twisters, 1996
  • Money Plays, The Movie Channel, 1997
  • Also executive producer of Age-Old Friends.
  • Television Director
  • Series
  • House Calls, 1979
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Solider in bar, Odds against Tomorrow, United Artists, 1959
  • Lieutenant Mike Moyan, The Glory Guys, United Artists, 1965
  • Sergeant Jim Albertson, Chamber of Horrors, Warner Bros., 1966
  • Gambler, Cool Hand Luke, Warner Bros., 1967
  • Calvin Minter, WUSA, Paramount, 1970
  • Stretch Russell, Pocket Money, National General, 1972
  • Michael Moore, Once in Paris, Leigh and McLaughlin, 1978
  • Danny Fairchild, Hot Touch (also known as Coup de maitre and Peter Dion), Transworld Entertainment, 1981
  • Marty Flynn, The Gig, The Gig Company, 1985
  • Jake Winslow, The Killing Time (also known as A Perfect Stranger), New World Pictures, 1987
  • Ray Whitney, The Goodbye Bird, Worldvision Home Video, 1993
  • Morris Dees, Ghosts of Mississippi (also known as Ghosts from the Past), Columbia, 1996
  • Nobody Knows Anything, Stargazer Entertainment, 1998
  • Inspector Abberline, Love Lies Bleeding, TriPictures, 1999
  • Charles Sullivan, Frozen with Fear, World International Network, 2000
  • Business man, 3 Days of Rain, Cassian Elwes, 2000
  • Film Work
  • Executive producer, Astro-Zombies (also known as The Space Vampires and Space Zombies), Wizard Video, 1969
  • Producer, Nobody Knows Anything, Stargazer Entertainment, 1998
  • Stage Appearances
  • Appeared in Misalliance, Bus Stop, and Under the Yum YumTree.
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • Astro-Zombies (also known as The Space Vampires and Space Zombies), Wizard Video, 1969
  • Television Series
  • House Calls, 1979

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