Brandon De Wilde

Actor
Brandon De Wilde got his start in the world of acting at the ripe age of ten. He kept working in film throughout the fifties and the sixties, starring in "Missouri Traveler" (1958), "Blue Denim" (1959) and the Eva ... Read more »
Born: 04/09/1942 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (16)

George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey 1985 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Wild in the Sky 1971 (Movie)

Josh (Actor)

Black Jack 1970 (Movie)

Josh (Actor)

La Spina Dorsale del Diavola 1970 (Movie)

Ferguson (Actor)

In Harm's Way 1965 (Movie)

Ens Jeremiah Torrey (Actor)

Those Calloways 1963 (Movie)

Bucky Calloway (Actor)

All Fall Down 1962 (Movie)

Clinton Willart (Actor)

Hud 1962 (Movie)

Lon Bannon (Actor)

Blue Denim 1958 (Movie)

Arthur Bartley (Actor)

Missouri Traveler 1958 (Movie)

Biarn Turner (Actor)

Night Passage 1957 (Movie)

Joey Adams (Actor)

Good-Bye, My Lady 1956 (Movie)

(Actor)

Jamie 1952 - 1954 (TV Show)

Actor

Shane 1953 (Movie)

Joey Starrett (Actor)

The Member Of The Wedding 1952 (Movie)

John Henry (Actor)

The Member of the Wedding (Movie)

John Henry (Actor)

Biography

Brandon De Wilde got his start in the world of acting at the ripe age of ten. He kept working in film throughout the fifties and the sixties, starring in "Missouri Traveler" (1958), "Blue Denim" (1959) and the Eva Marie Saint dramatic adaptation "All Fall Down" (1962). He also appeared in the Paul Newman dramatic adaptation "Hud" (1962) and "Those Calloways" (1964) with Brian Keith. Nearing the end of his career, he tackled roles in the John Wayne action flick "In Harm's Way" (1965), "Black Jack" (1971) and the western "La Spina Dorsale del Diavola" (1971) with Bekim Fehmiu. He also appeared in "Wild in the Sky" (1972) and the documentary "George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey" (1985) with Jean Arthur. De Wilde was most recently credited in the Jerry Trimble action picture "Breathing Fire" (1992). De Wilde was married to Susan DeWilde and had one child, Jesse DeWilde. De Wilde passed away in July 1972 at the age of 30.

Relationships

Susan DeWilde

Ex-Wife
mother of Jesse Married Susan M. Maw (Susan De Wilde) in 1963, later divorced.

Jesse DeWilde

Son
mother is first wife

Janice Gero

Wife
Married second wife Janice Gero (Janice De Wilde) in 1972.

Milestones

1952

First film as actor "The Member of the Wedding"

1949

Broadway acting debut in "The Member of the Wedding"

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