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Dennis Letts (I) (1934–2008)


Dennis Letts was born on September 5, 1934 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. He was an actor, known for Cast Away (2000), Secondhand Lions (2003) and Passenger 57 (1992). He was married to Billie Letts. He died on February 22, 2008 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. See full bio »

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Known For

Cast Away Dennis Larson
(2000)
(2003)
Passenger 57 Frank Allen
(1992)
A Perfect World Governor
(1993)

Filmography

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 2006 Infamous
Judge Tate
 2004 Christmas Child
Judge
 2003 Secondhand Lions
Sheriff
 2000 Cast Away
Dennis Larson
 2000 Where the Heart Is
Sheriff
 2000 Once and Again (TV Series)
Sidney Berlin
- Strangers and Brothers (2000) ... Sidney Berlin
 1999 A Face to Kill for (TV Movie)
Buchanan
 1999 NetForce (TV Movie)
Senator Rogers
 1998 To Live Again (TV Movie)
Dr. Moran
 1994-1997 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Fred Garrett / Paul Gellis / Ethan
- A Woman's Place (1997) ... Paul Gellis
- Whitewater: Part 2 (1995) ... Fred Garrett
- Whitewater: Part 1 (1995) ... Fred Garrett
- Right Man, Wrong Time (1994) ... Ethan
 1997 Fire Down Below
Doctor Schultz
 1997 Little Boy Blue
Sgt. Phillips
 1997 Keys to Tulsa
Preston Liddy
 1996 Two Mothers for Zachary (TV Movie)
Judge Crawford
 1996 Frequent Flyer (TV Movie)
Mickey Braddock
 1996 The Road to Galveston (TV Movie)
Roland Tate
 1995 Her Hidden Truth (TV Movie)
The Prosecutor
 1994 Gordy
Governor
 1994 Frank & Jesse
Railroad C.E.O.
 1993 A Perfect World
Governor
 1993 The Ernest Green Story (TV Movie)
Gov. Griffin
 1992 Sidekicks
Man with Dog
 1992 Passenger 57
Frank Allen
 1992 Dangerous Curves (TV Series)
Winthrop Pierson
- In the Name of Love (1992) ... Winthrop Pierson
 1992 A Taste for Killing (TV Movie)
Lawyer
 1992 Trial: The Price of Passion (TV Movie)
Clyde Ott
 1992 Fugitive Among Us (TV Movie)
Lloyd Yarborough
 1991 Rush
Senior District Attorney
 1991 Wild Texas Wind (TV Movie)
Harlan Parker
 1991 The Last Prostitute (TV Movie)
Hancock
 1991 The Man in the Moon
Doc White
 1991 A Seduction in Travis County (TV Movie)
Grandpa Maguire
 1991 Jailbirds (TV Movie)
Poppa
 1990 A Killing in a Small Town (TV Movie)
Chief McAlester
 1990 Challenger (TV Movie)
Cecil Houston
 1989 Tabloid
 1989 Margaret Bourke-White (TV Movie)
Plant Supervisor
 1988 Heartbreak Hotel
Alan Fortas
 1988 It Takes Two
Bus Clerk
 1988 Johnny Be Good
Army General
 1987 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Dudan
- Travelin' Man (1987) ... Dudan
 1987 Square Dance
Bob Hadley
 1986 Houston: The Legend of Texas (TV Movie)
Capt. Ross
 1986 Dallas: The Early Years (TV Movie)
Crick (uncredited)
 1984 Blood Suckers from Outer Space
General Sanders
 1984 Time Bomb (TV Movie)
Watchdog
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Tracy Letts' play, "August: Osage County," at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois with Deanna Dunagan, Amy Morton, Rondi Reed, Mariann Mayberry, and Sally Murphy in the cast. The crew included Anna D. Shapiro (director) and Todd Rosenthal (scenic designer). See more »

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Received his bachelor's degree from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, his master's degree from the University of Tulsa and his doctorate from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He was a Fulbright Scholar. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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