Will Geer

Biography

Will Geer (March 9, 1902 – April 22, 1978) was an American actor and social activist. His original name was William Aughe Ghere. He is remembered for his portrayal of Grandpa Zebulon Tyler Walton in the 1970s TV series, The Waltons.  

Geer made his Broadway debut as Pistol in a 1928 pro...

41 titles Acting

5.8

The Mafu Cage

1978 · Zom

4.3

The Billion Dollar Hobo

1977 · Choo-Choo Trayne

5.6

Moving Violation

1976 · Rockfield

5.4

The Blue Bird

1976 · Grandfather

5.9

The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery

1975 · Dr. Simpson

4.4

Silence

1974 · Crazy Jack

5.6

The Hanged Man

1974 · Nameless

4.8

Hurricane

1974 · Dr. McCutcheon

5.9

Savage

1973 · Joel Ryker

7.1

Such Dust as Dreams Are Made On

1973 · Len McNeil

6.7

Executive Action

1973 · Ferguson

6.4

Brock's Last Case

1973 · J. Smiley Krenshaw

7.1

Isn't It Shocking?

1973 · Lemuel Lovell

7.1

The Rowdyman

1972 ·

5.9

Dear Dead Delilah

1972 · Roy Jurroe

6.1

Napoleon and Samantha

1972 · Grandpa

7.6

The Scarecrow

1972 · Justice Gilead Merton

7.6

Jeremiah Johnson

1972 · Bear Claw

6.5

Brother John

1971 · Doc Thomas

7.3

The Brotherhood of the Bell

1970 · Mike Patterson

6.0

The Moonshine War

1970 · Mr. Baylor

4.6

Pieces of Dreams

1970 · The Bishop

6.8

The Reivers

1969 · Boss

6.6

Bandolero!

1968 · Pop Chaney

8.0

In Cold Blood

1967 · Prosecutor

7.7

Seconds

1966 · Old Man

6.8

Black Like Me

1964 · Truckdriver

7.8

Advise & Consent

1962 · Senate Minority Leader

7.5

Salt of the Earth

1954 · Sheriff

6.3

The Barefoot Mailman

1951 · Dan Paget - Miami Mayor / Postmaster

6.0

Double Crossbones

1951 · Tom Botts

7.3

The Tall Target

1951 · Homer Crowley

7.4

Bright Victory

1951 · Mr. Lawrence Nevins

6.9

Convicted

1950 · Convict Mapes

5.7

Comanche Territory

1950 · Dan'l Seeger

6.3

To Please a Lady

1950 · Jack Mackay

7.2

Broken Arrow

1950 · Rancher

7.7

Winchester '73

1950 · Wyatt Earp

6.1

It's a Small World

1950 · William Musk - Father

6.5

The Kid from Texas

1950 · O'Fallon

7.7

Intruder in the Dust

1949 · Sheriff Hampton

6.5

Johnny Allegro

1949 · Schultzy

6.6

Anna Lucasta

1949 · Noah

6.9

Lust for Gold

1949 · Deputy Ray Covin

6.9

Deep Waters

1948 · Nick Driver

5.3

The Fight for Life

1940 · Ballou

5.5

Spitfire

1934 · West Fry

5.8

The Misleading Lady

1932 · McMahon - Asylum Guard