Will Geer

Total Box Office:
 $55.2M
Highest Rated:
100% Salt of the Earth (1954)
Lowest Rated:
20% Bandolero (1968)
Birthday:
Mar 9
Birthplace:
Not Available
Bio:
Though perhaps best remembered for portraying the wise and crusty Grandpa Zeb Walton on the long-running The Waltons (1972-1978), character actor Will Geer had been a staple in films and television for many years before that. He had also been a Broadway regular since his theatrical debut in The…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
45% Why Did I Get Married?
  • ADR Cast Member
$55.2M 2007
Mysterious Miracles: World Beyond Death
  • Actor
-- 2005
Clay Classics: Rip Van Winkle
  • Actor
-- 2005
Unknown Powers
  • Actor
-- 2005
My Sister, My Love
  • Actor
-- 1980
Rip Van Winkle
  • Actor
-- 1978
The Mafu Cage
  • Zom
-- 1978
The Billion Dollar Hobo
  • Choo Choo Trayne
-- 1978
Waltons - A Christmas Carol
  • Actor
-- 1978
A Woman Called Moses
  • Actor
-- 1978
Unknown Powers
  • Actor
-- 1977
Bunco
  • Actor
-- 1977
Waltons - The Children's Carol
  • Actor
-- 1977
Moving Violation
  • Rockfield
-- 1976
The Blue Bird
  • Grandfather
-- 1976
Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery
  • Dr. Simpson
-- 1975
The Hanged Man
  • Nameless
-- 1974
Hurricane
  • Actor
-- 1974
Silence
  • Crazy Jack
-- 1973
40% Executive Action
  • Ferguson
-- 1973
Waltons - The Thanksgiving Story
  • Actor
-- 1973
Savage (Watch Dog) (The Savage File)
  • Actor
-- 1973
Dear Dead Delilah
  • Roy
-- 1972
93% Jeremiah Johnson
  • Bear Claws
-- 1972
Napoleon and Samantha
  • Grandpa
-- 1972
Scarecrow
  • Actor
-- 1972
The Waltons The Children's Carol
  • Actor
-- 1972
The Rowdyman
  • Stan
-- 1972
The Moonshine War
  • Mr. Baylor
-- 1970
Brother John
  • Doc Thomas
-- 1970
The Brotherhood of the Bell
  • Mike Patterson
-- 1970
The Reivers
  • Boss McCaslin
-- 1969
20% Bandolero
  • Pop Chaney
-- 1968
88% In Cold Blood
  • Prosecuting Attorney
-- 1967
81% The President's Analyst
  • Dr. Lee Evans
-- 1967
90% Seconds
  • Boss
-- 1966
Black Like Me
  • Actor
-- 1964
82% Advise and Consent
  • Senate Minority Leader
-- 1962
100% Salt of the Earth
  • The Sheriff
-- 1954
Bright Victory
  • Mr. Nevins
-- 1951
Double Crossbones
  • Tom Botts
-- 1951
The Tall Target
  • Homer Crowley
-- 1951
Convicted
  • Mapes
-- 1950
Broken Arrow
  • Ben Slade
-- 1950
It's a Small World
  • Father Musk
-- 1950
100% Winchester '73
  • Wyatt Earp
-- 1950
To Please a Lady
  • Jack Mackay
-- 1950
Comanche Territory
  • Dan'l Seeger
-- 1950
Lust for Gold
  • Deputy Ray Covin
-- 1949
Johnny Allegro (Hounded)
  • Actor
-- 1949
100% Intruder in the Dust
  • Sheriff Hampton
-- 1949
Mystery of Edwin Drood
  • Villager
-- 1935
Becky Sharp
  • Actor
-- 1935

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Quotes from Will Geer's Characters

    1. Bear Claws: Spring is slow in comin' this high.
    From Jeremiah Johnson. Submitted by Don G (15 months ago)
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