Henry Wills

Henry Wills was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Wills kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Lumberjack" (1944), the Alan Ladd western "Shane" (1953) and the Alan Ladd action flick ... Read more »
Born: 09/14/1921

Filmography

Actor (27)

The Legend of the Lone Ranger 1981 (Movie)

Ranger Little (Actor)

Coast to Coast 1980 (Movie)

Chef (Actor)

Drum 1976 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Master Gunfighter 1975 (Movie)

Lorenzo (Actor)

Oklahoma Crude 1973 (Movie)

(Actor)

Night of the Lepus 1972 (Movie)

Frank (Actor)

The Soul of Nigger Charley 1972 (Movie)

Mexican (Actor)

In Like Flint 1967 (Movie)

Cooper (Actor)

Red Tomahawk 1966 (Movie)

Samuels (Actor)

Shenandoah 1965 (Movie)

Rider (Actor)

The Sons of Katie Elder 1965 (Movie)

Gus Dolly (Actor)

Posse From Hell 1961 (Movie)

Chunk (Actor)

Six Black Horses 1961 (Movie)

(Actor)

One-Eyed Jacks 1960 (Movie)

Posseman (Actor)

Last Train From Gun Hill 1958 (Movie)

Jake (Actor)

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral 1957 (Movie)

Alby (Actor)

Night Passage 1957 (Movie)

Pache (Actor)

The Searchers 1956 (Movie)

Stuntman (Actor)

Chief Crazy Horse 1955 (Movie)

He Dog (Actor)

Run For Cover 1955 (Movie)

Townsman (Actor)

Black Horse Canyon 1954 (Movie)

(Actor)

Saskatchewan 1954 (Movie)

Merrill (Actor)

Shane 1953 (Movie)

Ryker Man (Actor)

A Gathering of Old Men (TV Show)

Actor

Return of the Gunfighter (TV Show)

Actor

Shootout in a One-Dog Town (TV Show)

Actor
Physical Effects (8)

Pump Up the Volume 1990 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Quicksilver 1986 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Under the Rainbow 1981 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)

Melvin and Howard 1980 (Movie)

(Stunts)

Beyond the Poseidon Adventure 1979 (Movie)

(Stunts)

The Mountain Men 1979 (Movie)

(Stunts)

F.I.S.T. 1978 (Movie)

(Stunts)

The Master Gunfighter 1975 (Movie)

(Stunt Coordinator)
Director (1)

The High Chaparral 1967 - 1971 (Tv Show)

Director

Biography

Henry Wills was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Wills kickstarted his acting career in various films such as "Lumberjack" (1944), the Alan Ladd western "Shane" (1953) and the Alan Ladd action flick "Saskatchewan" (1954). He also appeared in the adaptation "Black Horse Canyon" (1954) with Joel McCrea, the drama "Run For Cover" (1955) with James Cagney and the biopic "Chief Crazy Horse" (1955) with Victor Mature. He continued to work steadily in film throughout the sixties, appearing in the western "Six Black Horses" (1962) with Audie Murphy, "Shenandoah" (1965) and "The Sons of Katie Elder" (1965). He also appeared in the Howard Keel western "Red Tomahawk" (1967). Wills had a number of different projects under his belt in the seventies and the eighties, including "F.I.S.T." with Sylvester Stallone (1978), "Beyond the Poseidon Adventure" (1979) starring Michael Caine and "Coast to Coast" (1980). His credits also expanded to "Melvin and Howard" with Paul Le Mat (1980) and "The Mountain Men" with Charlton Heston (1980). Wills more recently worked on "Pump Up the Volume" (1990) with Christian Slater.

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