Buck Taylor

Buck Taylor

Known for: Acting
Birthday: 1938-05-13 (84 years old)
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Walter Clarence "Buck" Taylor, III (born May 13, 1938) is an American actor and artist, best known for his role as gunsmith-turned-deputy Newly O'Brian in the CBS television series Gunsmoke. He is the son of Florence Gertrude Heffernan and character actor Dub Taylor. Taylor graduated from North Hollywood High School, where he became a talented gymnast. Actor Guinn "Big Boy" Williams sponsored him to go to the U.S. Olympic Trials as a gymnast, but he failed to qualify for the 1960 Olympics. He served two years in the United States Navy.His first important acting role was as Trooper Shattuck in the 1961 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre episode "Image of a Drawn Sword". His other early roles were in a 1964 episode of The Outer Limits entitled "Don’t Open Till Doomsday", and as John Bradford (Brad) in four episodes of the 1966 ABC Western series The Monroes.

Filmography

All 55

Movies 43

TV shows 12

Self 1

Ben
Trading Paint (2019)

Trading Paint (2019)

Movie
6
Emmett Walsh
Yellowstone (2018)

Yellowstone (2018)

TV show
6.6
Sheriff J.E. Stone
Bender (2016)

Bender (2016)

Movie
Old Man
Hell or High Water (2016)

Hell or High Water (2016)

Movie
5.57
Abe
Indiscretion (2016)

Indiscretion (2016)

Movie
Marshal Trevor Cooper
Canyon Trail (2015)

Canyon Trail (2015)

Movie
Judge Lawrence
Rodeo and Juliet (2015)

Rodeo and Juliet (2015)

Movie
5.33
Zeke
Rectify (2013)

Rectify (2013)

TV show
5.4
Wes Claiborne
Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

Movie
5.84
Pete Snyder
The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)

The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)

Movie
Himself
When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' (2008)

When Darkness Came: The Making of 'The Mist' (2008)

Movie
Ben Lily
Comanche Moon (2008)

Comanche Moon (2008)

TV show
5
Ambrose Cornell
The Mist (2007)

The Mist (2007)

Movie
5.38
Dr. Adam Galen
Hell to Pay (2005)

Hell to Pay (2005)

Movie
Bob Draper
The Wendell Baker Story (2005)

The Wendell Baker Story (2005)

Movie
Buckskin Charlie
Miracle at Sage Creek (2005)

Miracle at Sage Creek (2005)

Movie
Harry Dodds
Truce (2005)

Truce (2005)

Movie
Parson Brown
The Trail to Hope Rose (2004)

The Trail to Hope Rose (2004)

Movie
Pap Doolin
Jericho (2000)

Jericho (2000)

Movie
Capt. Myles Keogh
Comanche (2000)

Comanche (2000)

Movie
Charlie
The Soul Collector (1999)

The Soul Collector (1999)

Movie
Cross-Eyed Reb
Wild Wild West (1999)

Wild Wild West (1999)

Movie
7
Capt. Adam Gunther
Hard Time (1998)

Hard Time (1998)

Movie
Turkey Creek Jack Johnson
Tombstone (1993)

Tombstone (1993)

Movie
3.2
Nick
Payback (1991)

Payback (1991)

Movie
Bob Simmons
Big Bad John (1990)

Big Bad John (1990)

Movie
Wes Porter
Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (1989)

Desperado: The Outlaw Wars (1989)

Movie
Buck Smith
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987)

The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987)

Movie
Newly
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)

Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)

Movie
Shaving Cowboy
Timestalkers (1987)

Timestalkers (1987)

Movie
Grey
Down the Long Hills (1986)

Down the Long Hills (1986)

Movie
Driver / Stan
Starman (1986)

Starman (1986)

TV show
4.33
Cowboy
Wild Horses (1985)

Wild Horses (1985)

Movie
Blake
Crazy like a Fox (1984)

Crazy like a Fox (1984)

TV show
Sgt. Bridges
Triumphs of a Man Called Horse (1983)

Triumphs of a Man Called Horse (1983)

Movie
6
Robert Edward Gattlin
The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)

The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)

Movie
Laird
Louis L'Amour's The Cherokee Trail (1981)

Louis L'Amour's The Cherokee Trail (1981)

Movie
Dynamite Dick
Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981)

Cattle Annie and Little Britches (1981)

Movie
Joe McBride
Wild Times (1980)

Wild Times (1980)

TV show
Joe
Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (1978)

Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (1978)

Movie
George Fewster
Standing Tall (1978)

Standing Tall (1978)

Movie
Actor
Beartooth (1978)

Beartooth (1978)

Movie
Bovey Kingman
Pony Express Rider (1976)

Pony Express Rider (1976)

Movie
Poolside Interviewer 2 (uncredited)
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)

The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967)

Movie
6
Gage
Devil's Angels (1967)

Devil's Angels (1967)

Movie
Dear John
The Wild Angels (1966)

The Wild Angels (1966)

Movie
Gabriel
And Now Miguel (1966)

And Now Miguel (1966)

Movie
Mannion (uncredited)
Ensign Pulver (1964)

Ensign Pulver (1964)

Movie
Jamie
The Fugitive (1963)

The Fugitive (1963)

TV show
4.75
Joe / Tony
The Greatest Show on Earth (1963)

The Greatest Show on Earth (1963)

TV show
Gard Hayden
The Outer Limits (1963)

The Outer Limits (1963)

TV show
7.4
Josh
Johnny Shiloh (1963)

Johnny Shiloh (1963)

Movie
Joey Kilgore / Mule / Young Racer
Stoney Burke (1962)

Stoney Burke (1962)

TV show
Dancer Smith
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962)

The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962)

TV show
5
Leonard Parker / Newly O'Brian
Gunsmoke (1955)

Gunsmoke (1955)

TV show
6

Ratings

Average 5.92
Based on 1.28 Million movie and tv ratings over time
1955
1978
1989
1983
2019

Information

Known for
Acting

Gender
Male

Birthday
1938-05-13 (84 years old)

Place of birth
Hollywood, United States of America

Relationships
Judy Nugent (1961-01-01 - 1983-01-01)

Father
Dub Taylor

Citizenships
United States of America

Also known as
Μπακ Τέιλορ

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