Fess Elisha Parker, Jr.
August 16, 1924
|Died||March 18, 2010 (aged 85)|
|Cause of death||Natural causes|
Fess Elisha Parker, Jr. (August 16, 1924 - March 18, 2010), was an American actor.
Career[change | change source]
Fess Parker work for Disney on two movies about Davy Crockett In 1964, NBC hired him to do a television series about Daniel Boone. The series was about the Boone and his fights against the Indians and the redcoats in the American Revolution. The cast of the series included of Patricia Blair as Rebecca Boone, Albert Salmi as Yadkin, Ed Ames as Mingo, Roosevelt Grier as Gabe Cooper and Darby Hinton is Israel Boone. 159 episodes were made between 1964-1970.
Movies[change | change source]
|1956||Westward Ho, The Wagons!|
|1959||Alias Jesse James|
|Hell Is for Heroes|
|1955||Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier|
|1956||Davy Crockett and the River Pirates|
References[change | change source]
- A sci-fi swarm and horror horde: interviews with 62 filmmakers by Tom Weaver
- Magazine Texas Monthly Nov 1986