Brian Keith

Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 70
Brian Keith was an American film, television and stage actor who in his six-decade-long career gained recognition for his work in movies such as the Disney family film The Parent Trap (1961), the comedy The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (1966), and the adventure saga The Wind and the Lion (1975), in which he portrayed President Theodore Roosevelt.

Brian Keith was an American film, television and stage actor who in his six-decade-long career gained recognition for his work in movies such as the Disney family film The Parent Trap (1961), the comedy The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (1966), and the adventure saga The Wind and the Lion (1975), in which he portrayed President Theodore Roosevelt.

Birth Name

Robert Keith Richey Jr.

Born

Monday, 14 November 1921

Died

Tuesday, 24 June 1997

Actor Filmography

Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self / Self (archive footage) 2004
Follow Your Heart Roddy Thompson 1999
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Self (Memorial Tribute) 1998
Rough Riders President William McKinley 1997
The Second Civil War Maj. Gen. Charles Buford 1997
Walking Thunder Narrator 1997
Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story Cardinal 1996
Pacific Blue Mac McNamara 1996
Favorite Deadly Sins 'Noble Hart' / Self 1995
The Monroes Henry 1995
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self / Self (archive footage) 2004
Follow Your Heart Roddy Thompson 1999
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Self (Memorial Tribute) 1998
Rough Riders President William McKinley 1997
The Second Civil War Maj. Gen. Charles Buford 1997
Walking Thunder Narrator 1997
Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story Cardinal 1996
Pacific Blue Mac McNamara 1996
Favorite Deadly Sins 'Noble Hart' / Self 1995
The Monroes Henry 1995
The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A. Pete Morgan 1995
The Marshal Chief Skoblow 1995
Cybill Arthur Minnow 1995
Spider-Man: The Animated Series Uncle Ben Parker 1994
Picture Windows Tappan 1994
Touched by an Angel Leonard Pound 1994
Burke's Law Norman Hope 1994
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man Duckman's Father 1994
The Secrets of Lake Success P. Stuart Atkins III 1993
Walker, Texas Ranger Del Forman 1993
The Wild West Buffalo Bill Cody 1993
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Mullibok 1993
Wind Dancer Truman Richards 1993
Walter & Emily Walter Collins 1991
The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw The Westerner 1991
The Commish Phil 'Iceman' Greene / Lou Parslow 1991
Evening Shade Brick Stiles 1990
Lady in the Corner David Henderson 1989
Welcome Home Harry Robins 1989
The Young Riders Cyrus 'Hap' Happy 1989
Major Dad Jake MacGillis 1989
Heartland B.L. McCutcheon 1989
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson Frank Wellman Sr. 1989
The Pat Sajak Show Self 1989
After the Rain Byron Monroe 1988
Young Guns Buckshot Roberts 1988
Pursuit of Happiness Prof. Roland G. Duncan 1987
Death Before Dishonor Col. Halloran 1987
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory Colonel Davy Crockett / Col. Davy Crockett 1987
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Self 1985
Hardcastle and McCormick Judge Milton C. Hardcastle / Milton Hardcastle, Judge Milton C. Hardcastle 1983
Cry for the Strangers Chief Whalen 1982
World War III Secretary General Gorny 1982
Sharky's Machine Papa 1981
Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen Police Chief Baxter / Police Chief 1981
The Mountain Men Henry Frapp 1980
The Silent Lovers Mauritz Stiller 1980
Power Charles Kandell 1980
Meteor Dr. Dubov / Dr. Alexei Dubov 1979
The Seekers Elijah Weatherby 1979
The Chisholms Andrew Blake 1979
Centennial Sheriff Axel Dumire, Sheriff Axel Dumire / Sheriff Axel Dumire (credit only) 1978
Hooper Jocko Doyle 1978
In the Matter of Karen Ann Quinlan Joe Quinlan 1977
Nickelodeon H.H. Cobb 1976
The Loneliest Runner Arnold Curtis 1976
Joe Panther Capt. Harper 1976
The Quest Tank Logan 1976
The Quest Tank Logan 1976
How the West Was Won General Stonecipher 1976
The Wind and the Lion Theodore Roosevelt 1975
Archer Lew Archer 1975
The Yakuza George Tanner 1974
Dinah! Self 1974
The Zoo Gang Stephen 'The Fox' Halliday / Stephen "The Fox" Halliday, Steven 'The Fox' Halliday / Stephen "The Fox" Halliday 1974
The Brian Keith Show Dr. Sean Jamison 1972
The Bull of the West Johnny Wade 1972
Second Chance Geoff Smith 1972
Something Big Col. Morgan 1971
Scandalous John John McCanless 1971
The McKenzie Break Captain Jack Connor / Capt. Jack Connor 1970
Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came Officer Michael M. Nace 1970
Gaily, Gaily Francis Sullivan 1969
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour Self 1969
Krakatoa: East of Java Connerly 1968
With Six You Get Eggroll Jake Iverson 1968
Reflections in a Golden Eye Lt. Col. Morris Langdon 1967
Way... Way Out Gen. 'Howling Bull' Hallenby 1966
Family Affair Bill Davis / Uncle Bill Davis, Bill Davis 1966
Nevada Smith Jonas Cord 1966
The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming Police Chief Link Mattocks 1966
The Rare Breed Bowen / Alexander Bowen 1966
The Hallelujah Trail Frank Wallingham 1965
Those Calloways Cam Calloway 1965
The Pleasure Seekers Paul Barton 1964
Profiles in Courage Thomas Hart Benton 1964
A Tiger Walks Sheriff Pete Williams 1964
The Raiders Narrator / John G. McElroy / McElroy 1963
Kraft Suspense Theatre Andy Bastian 1963
The Great Adventure Henry Bergh 1963
The Fugitive Edward Welles 1963
Savage Sam Uncle Beck Coates 1963
You Don't Say Self 1963
The Match Game Self - Team Captain 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Jim Mallory 1962
The Virginian Johnny Wade 1962
Sam Benedict Mitchison Dawlt 1962
Moon Pilot Maj. Gen. John M. Vanneman 1962
Alcoa Premiere Sergeant Dave Temple 1961
Frontier Circus Dan Osborne 1961
Target: The Corruptors! George Vaclavic 1961
Dr. Kildare Alfred Freely 1961
Follow the Sun Earl Patton 1961
The Parent Trap Mitch Evers 1961
The Deadly Companions Yellowleg 1961
The Americans Owen 1961
Ten Who Dared William 'Bill' Dunn / William Dunn 1960
Insight Brewster, Matt Gilbert 1960
The Westerner Dave Blassingame, Dave Blassingame / 'Dave Blassingame' 1960
Outlaws Jim Whipple, Sven Johannsen 1960
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
Laramie Whit Malone 1959
The Young Philadelphians Mike Flanagan 1959
The Untouchables Jim Martinson 1959
Rawhide Tod Macauley 1959
77 Sunset Strip Sgt. Patrick Cohan 1958
Villa!! Bill Harmon 1958
Sierra Baron Jack McCracken / Jack McCrackin 1958
Violent Road Mitch Barton 1958
Fort Dobbs Clett 1958
Hell Canyon Outlaws Happy Waters 1957
Wagon Train First Sgt. Gault, Tom Tuesday 1957
Run of the Arrow Capt. Clark / Captain Clark 1957
Appointment with a Shadow Lt. Spencer 1957
Chicago Confidential Jim Fremont 1957
Dino Larry Sheridan 1957
Nightfall John 1956
Zane Grey Theatre Dave Blassingame 1956
Wire Service Mike Barnes 1956
The Box Brothers Fred 1956
Storm Center Paul Duncan 1956
Crusader Matt Anders 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Arnold Shawn, Dave Rainey, Herbert Morrison, Vernon Wedge 1955
Jane Wyman Presents the Fireside Theatre Jim 1955
5 Against the House Brick 1955
Tight Spot Vince Striker 1955
The Violent Men Cole Wilkison 1955
The Magical World of Disney Cam Calloway, Mose Carson, Sergeant Gabe Trotter, Lue Swank, Major General John M. Vanneman, Sheriff Pete Williams, Uncle Beck Coates, William 'Bill' Dunn, Mitch Evers, Gen. Newmeyer, Shadrach O'Reilly, Shadrak O'Reilly 1954
Climax! Sam Pryce 1954
The Elgin Hour Corporal Snow 1954
Studio 57 Dan, Denis Burke, Dr. Glenn Haver, Jim 1954
The Bamboo Prison Cpl. Brady 1954
Jivaro Tony 1954
Alaska Seas Jim Kimmerly 1954
The Mask Blake 1954
Mystery Is My Business Rails 1954
The United States Steel Hour Bonnell 1953
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse Clark Dodson, Joe Kelly 1953
Arrowhead Capt. Bill North 1953
Eye Witness (as Robert Keith Jr.) 1953
The Ford Television Theatre Mano, Dan Crawford 1952
Police Story (as Robert Keith Jr.) 1952
Tales of Tomorrow Peters, Jack 1951
Shadow of the Cloak (as Robert Keith Jr.) 1951
Fourteen Hours Extra 1951
Lux Video Theatre Choya, David Sutton, Happy, Intermission Guest 1950
Robert Montgomery Presents Harry 1950
Hands of Mystery (as Robert Keith Jr.) 1949
Portrait of Jennie Ice-Skating Extra 1949
Suspense (as Robert Keith Jr.), Bob, Idaho, Johnny, Kip Caley, Lt. Jim Connor 1949
Boomerang! Man in Mob Behind Courthouse 1947
Knute Rockne All American Student at Train Station 1940

Director Filmography

1969 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series Nominated
1968 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series Nominated
1967 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series Nominated
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