Dabney Coleman Biography, Age, Net Worth, Movies and Tv Shows, Death

Dabney Coleman (Dabney Wharton Coleman) is an American actor best known for his roles in films including The Towering Inferno (1974),

Dabney Coleman Biography

Dabney Coleman (Dabney Wharton Coleman) is an American actor best known for his roles in films including The Towering Inferno (1974), 9 to 5 (1980), On Golden Pond (1981), Tootsie (1982), WarGames (1983), Cloak & Dagger (1984), The Beverly Hillbillies (1993), You’ve Got Mail (1998), Recess: School’s Out (2001), Moonlight Mile (2002), and Rules Don’t Apply (2016).

His television roles include the title character in Buffalo Bill (1983–1984), the voice of Principal Peter Prickly in Recess (1997–2001), Burton Fallin in The Guardian (2001–2004), and Louis “The Commodore” Kaestner in Boardwalk Empire (2010–2011).

Coleman has won one Primetime Emmy Award from six nominations and one Golden Globe Award from three nominations.

Coleman studied at the Virginia Military Institute in 1949, then studied law at the University of Texas before turning to acting. He was drafted in 1953 to the United States Army and served in Europe.

Coleman is an avid tennis player, winning celebrity and charity tournaments. He played mainly at the Rivera Country Club as well as in local sanctioned tournaments.

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Dabney Coleman Age | How Old Is Dabney Coleman?

He was born on 3 January 1932 in Austin, Texas, United States. He is 87 years old as of 2019.

Dabney Coleman Family

Coleman is the son of Melvin Randolph and Mary Wharton (née Johns) Coleman.

Dabney Coleman Wife

Coleman has married and divorced twice. He was first married to Ann Courtney Harrell from 1957 to 1959 and then married Jean Hale from 1961 to 1984. He has four children with Hale: a son Randy Coleman and three daughters Meghan Coleman, Kelly Johns, and Quincy Coleman.

Dabney Coleman Boardwalk Empire

From 2010 to 2011, Coleman played a role as Louis “The Commodore” Kaestner on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire.

Dabney Coleman Net Worth

Coleman has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars.

Dabney Coleman Death | Is Dabney Coleman Still Alive?

As of February 2019, Dabney Coleman is not dead he still alive.

Dabney Coleman Cancer

Dabney Coleman had been diagnosis with throat cancer, but during an interview in 2012 he said he doesn’t have cancer anymore.

Dabney Coleman Movies And Tv Shows

Dabney Coleman Movies

Year

Title

Role

1965

The Slender Thread

Charlie

1968

The Scalphunters

Jed

1973

Cinderella Liberty

the Exec

1974

The Towering Inferno

SFFD deputy chief 1

1975

Bite the Bullet

Parker

1976

Midway

Captain Murray Arnold

1979

North Dallas Forty

Emmett Hunter

1980

How to Beat the High Cost of Living

Jack

1980

9 to 5

Franklin M. Hart Jr

1980

Melvin and Howard

Judge Keith Hayes

1981

Modern Problems

Mark Winslow

1981

On Golden Pond

Bill Ray

1982

Tootsie

Ron

1983

WarGames

Dr. John McKittrick

1984

The Muppets Take Manhattan

Martin Price / Murray Plotsky

1984

Cloak & Dagger

Jack Flack / Hal Osborne

1985

The Man with One Red Shoe

Burton Cooper

1987

Dragnet

Jerry Caesar

1988

Hot to Trot

Walter Sawyer

1990

Where the Heart Is

Stewart McBain

1990

Short Time

Burt Simpson

1991

Meet the Applegates

Aunt Bea

1992

There Goes the Neighborhood

Jeffrey Babitt

1993

Amos & Andrew

Police Chief Cecil Tolliver

1993

The Beverly Hillbillies

Milburn Drysdale

1994

Clifford

Gerald Ellis

1998

You’ve Got Mail

Nelson Fox

1999

Inspector Gadget

Police Chief Quimby

1999

Stuart Little

Dr. Beechwood

2001

Recess: School’s Out

Principal Peter Prickly (voice)

2002

Moonlight Mile

Mike Mulcahey

2005

Domino

Drake Bishop

2016

Rules Don’t Apply

Raymond Holliday

Dabney Coleman Tv Shows | Dabney Coleman Tv Series

Year

Title

Role

Notes

2019

NCIS

Cpl. John Sidney

The Last Link

2016

Ray Donovan

Mr. Price

Episode: “

2010-2011

Pound Puppies

Mayor Jerry (voice)

4 episodes
Season 1 only

2009

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Frank Hager

Episode: “Snatched”

2006

Courting Alex

Bill Rose

12 Episodes

2006

Lilo & Stitch: The Series

Principal Peter Prickly (voice)

Episode: “Lax”

2001-2004

The Guardian

Burton Fallin

67 Episodes

1998

My Date with the President’s Daughter

President Richmond

Television movie

1997-2001

Recess

Principal Peter Prickly (voice)

Main cast
127 episodes

1997

The Magic School Bus

Horace Scope (voice)

Episode: “Sees Stars”

1997

Jumanji

Ashton Phillips (voice)

Episodes: “The Palace of Clues” and “An Old Story”

1994-1995

Madman of the People

Jack “Madman” Buckner

16 episodes

1967

The Invaders

Captain Mitchell Ross

Episode 10: The Innocent

1967

The Invaders

John Carter

Episode 19: The Saucer

1964

The Outer Limits

Lt. Howard

Episode 22: Specimen Unknown

1964

The Outer Limits

James Custer

Episode: Wolf 359

  • Naked City (TV) (1961) as Resident
  • The Outer Limits (TV) (“The Mice”; 1963) as Dr. Williams
  • The Outer Limits (TV) (“Wolf 359”; 1964) as James Custer
  • Dear Uncle George (TV) (1964) as Tom Esterow
  • The Donna Reed Show (TV) (1965) as Rallye Master
  • This Property Is Condemned (1966) as Salesman
  • That Girl (TV) (1966–67) as Dr. Leon Bessemer
  • The Fugitive (TV) (1967) as Steve / Officer George Graham / Floyd / Sergeant Keith
  • The Invaders (TV) (1967) as John Carter / Capt. Mitchell Ross
  • Dundee and the Culhane (TV) (1967) as Sheriff Wrenn
  • Bonanza (TV) (1968) one episode as Ivar Peterson, (1969) one episode as Clyde
  • The Mod Squad (TV) (1969) as John
  • The Trouble with Girls (1969) as Harrison Wilby
  • Downhill Racer (1969) as Mayo
  • The Brotherhood of the Bell (1970) as Agent Shepard
  • I Love My Wife (1970) as Frank Donnelly
  • The President’s Plane Is Missing (1973) as Sen. Bert Haines
  • Cinderella Liberty (1973) as Executive Officer
  • Columbo (“Double Shock”; 1973) as Detective Murray
  • Black Fist (1974) as Heineken
  • The Dove (1974) as Charles Huntley
  • Bad Ronald (1974) as Mr. Wood
  • McMillan & Wife (TV) (“Cross and Double Cross”; 1974)
  • Kojak (TV) (1974) as Alex Linden
  • The Towering Inferno (1974) as Deputy Chief #1
  • Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan (1975) as Paul Mathison
  • Bite the Bullet (1975) as Jack Parker
  • McMillan & Wife: Aftershock (TV) (1975) as Walter Jennings
  • The Other Side of the Mountain (1975) as Dave McCoy
  • The Mary Tyler Moore Show (TV) (1976) as Congressman Phil Whitman
  • Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV) (1976–77) as Merle Jeeter
  • Midway (1976) as Captain Murray Arnold
  • Viva Knievel! (1977) as Ralph Thompson
  • Rolling Thunder (1977) as Maxwell
  • Quincy, M.E. (TV) (1977) as Officer Peter O’Neil / Dr. Burt Travers
  • Apple Pie (TV) (1978) as “Fast Eddie” Murtaugh
  • Maneaters Are Loose! (1978) as McCallum
  • The Other Side of the Mountain Part 2 (1978) as Dave McCoy (uncredited)
  • Go Tell the Spartans (1978) as Helicopter pilot (uncredited)
  • North Dallas Forty (1979) as Emmett Hunter
  • Nothing Personal (1980) as Dickerson
  • How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980) as Jack Heintzel
  • Melvin and Howard (1980) as Judge Keith Hayes
  • 9 to 5 (1980) as Franklin Hart, Jr.
  • Pray TV (1980) as Marvin Fleece
  • On Golden Pond (1981) as Dr. Bill Ray
  • Modern Problems (1981) as Mark Winslow
  • Young Doctors in Love (1982) as Dr. Joseph Prang
  • Tootsie (1982) as Ron Carlisle
  • WarGames (1983) as McKittrick
  • Buffalo Bill (TV) (1983–84) as Bill Bittinger
  • Cloak & Dagger (1984) as Jack Flack / Hal Osborne
  • The Man with One Red Shoe (1985) as Cooper
  • Fresno (TV miniseries; 1986) as Tyler Cane
  • Murrow (TV Movie – 1986) as CBS President William S. Paley
  • Dragnet (1987) as Jerry Caesar
  • The Slap Maxwell Story (TV; 1987–88) as Slap Maxwell
  • Hot to Trot (1988) as Walter Sawyer
  • Meet the Applegates (1990) as Aunt Bea
  • Never Forget (1991) as William Cox
  • Drexell’s Class (TV) (1991–92) as Otis Drexell
  • Columbo (“Columbo and the Murder of a Rock Star”; 1991) as Hugh Creighton
  • Amos & Andrew (1993) as Chief of Police Cecil Tolliver
  • The Beverly Hillbillies (1993) as Milburn Drysdale
  • Clifford (1994) as Gerald Ellis
  • Judicial Consent (1994) as Charles Mayron
  • Witch Way Love (1997) as Joel
  • Exiled: A Law & Order Movie (1998) as Lieutenant Kevin Stolper
  • Taken (1999) as Ethan Grover
  • The Guardian (2001–04) as Burton Fallin
  • The Climb (2002) as Mack
  • Moonlight Mile (2002) as Mike Mulcahey
  • Where the Red Fern Grows (2003) as Grandpa
  • Domino (2005) as Drake Bishop
  • Heartland (2007) as Dr. Bart Jacobs
  • Hard Four (2007) as Spray Loomis
  • Boardwalk Empire (2010–11) as Commodore Louis Kaestner
  • Ray Donovan (2016, Season 4, Episode 4) as Mr. Price
  • NCIS (2019, Last Link) as Army Cpl. John Sidney

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