Ken Swofford

Character actor and redhead Ken Swofford began his career in the company of the estimable Cary Grant with an uncredited part in the comedy "Father Goose," and he worked through the 1960s on TV Westerns like "The ... Read more »
Born: 07/25/1933

Filmography

Actor (52)

Disney's Teacher's Pet 2004 (Movie)

Voice of Office White (Actor)

Recess: School's Out 2001 (Movie)

of Coach (Voice)

Diagnosis Murder 1985 - 1991, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1985 - 1995 (Tv Show)

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Just Deserts 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

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Rewrite For Murder 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

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The Taking of Beverly Hills 1991 (Movie)

Coach (Actor)

Thelma & Louise 1991 (Movie)

Major (Actor)

Black Roses 1988 (Movie)

Mayor Farnsworth (Actor)

Max Headroom 1986 - 1988 (TV Show)

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Hunter's Blood 1987 (Movie)

Al Coleman (Actor)

I Want to Live 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

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M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

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Annie 1982 (Movie)

Weasel (Actor)

S.O.B. 1981 (Movie)

Harrigan--Guard (Actor)

Captain America II 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

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The Rockford Files 1974 - 1980 (TV Show)

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The Eddie Capra Mysteries 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

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Switch 1975 - 1978 (TV Show)

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The Oregon Trail 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

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Rich Man, Poor Man: Book II 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

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The Domino Principle 1976 (Movie)

Warden Ditcher (Actor)

Sky Hei$t 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

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Switch 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

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One Little Indian 1973 (Movie)

Private Dixon (Actor)

Bless The Beasts & Children 1971 (Movie)

Wheaties (Actor)

Skyjacked 1971 (Movie)

Navigator (Actor)

The Andromeda Strain 1971 (Movie)

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The Lawyer 1969 (Movie)

Charlie O'Keefe (Actor)

First to Fight 1966 (Movie)

O'Brien (Actor)

A Case of Rape (TV Show)

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A Cry For Help (TV Show)

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All God's Children (TV Show)

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Bridge Across Time (TV Show)

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Captains and the Kings (TV Show)

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Crisis in Sun Valley (TV Show)

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Cutter's Trail (TV Show)

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Ellery Queen (TV Show)

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Fame (TV Show)

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Gunsmoke: To the Last Man (TV Show)

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Man on the Outside (TV Show)

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Murder in High Places (TV Show)

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Scott Free (TV Show)

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Shadow on the Land (TV Show)

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Stranger at My Door (TV Show)

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The Intruders (TV Show)

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The Rousters (TV Show)

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The Stepford Children (TV Show)

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To Kill a Cop (TV Show)

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Biography

Character actor and redhead Ken Swofford began his career in the company of the estimable Cary Grant with an uncredited part in the comedy "Father Goose," and he worked through the 1960s on TV Westerns like "The Virginian" and "The Big Valley. " In 1975, Swofford excelled on the mystery program "Ellery Queen," and in 1977, he played Al Barber on the large-scaled television miniseries "Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II." Also in the late 1970s, Swofford made his presence felt on the James Garner series "The Rockford Files," and he returned to the big screen for the Blake Edwards comedy "S.O.B." and the John Huston musical "Annie" in the early 1980s. Around this time, Swofford's problems with alcohol caught up with him, and he was involved in a drunk driving accident; after that incident, Swofford was a steady voice against drunk driving and appeared in the television film "M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers" in 1983. he won the recurring role of Morloch on the 1980s TV show "Fame," and he's rounded out his career with appearances on the mystery classics "Murder, She Wrote" and "Diagnosis Murder."

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