BirthdaySeptember 27, 1920
BirthplaceLouisville, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About William Conrad

    Full name: William Conrad
    Also known as: William Conrad, Conrad, William
    Professions: American film, television director, actor and narrator
    Occupation: Actor, director, producer, voice actor

  2. William Conrad Measurements

    Height: 5' 7½" (1.71 m)

  3. William Conrad Known for

    Cannon (1971), Jake and the Fatman (1987), The Killers (1946), The Return of the King (1980)

  4. William Conrad Death information

    Died: Friday, 11th of February, 1994 (Age: 73)

  5. William Conrad Biography

    For the New York politician, see William N. Conrad.William Conrad (born John William Cann Jr.; September 27, 1920 – February 11, 1994) was an American actor, producer and director whose career spanned five decades in radio, film and television.A radio writer and actor, he moved to Hollywood, California, after his World War II service and played a series of character roles in films beginning with the quintessential film noir, The Killers (1946). He created the role of Marshal Matt Dillon for the popular radio series Gunsmoke (1952–1961), and narrated the television adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle (1959–1964) and The Fugitive (1963–1967).Finding fewer on-screen roles in the 1950s, he changed from actor to producer-director with television work, narration, and a series of Warner Bros. films in the 1960s. Conrad found stardom as a detective in the TV series Cannon (1971–1976) and Nero Wolfe (1981), and as a district attorney in the legal drama Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992).

  6. William Conrad Family

    Spouse: Lewis Tipton Stringer Huntley

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