Lewis Arquette

Arquette acting family patriarch Lewis Arquette is best known for his role on the series "The Waltons". He was also the manager of the famed Second City theater for several years and appeared extensively on television ... Read more »
Born: 12/14/1935

Filmography

Actor (68)

Freakylinks 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Out Cold 2001 (Movie)

Papa Muntz (Actor)

Best in Show 2000 (Movie)

Fern City Show Spectator (Actor)

Little Nicky 2000 (Movie)

Cardinal (Actor)

Ready to Rumble 2000 (Movie)

Fred King (Actor)

The Trial of Old Drum 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Babylon 5 1993 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Almost Heroes 1998 (Movie)

Merchant (Actor)

Kiki's Delivery Service 1998 (Movie)

(USA version) (Voice)

Sleepwalkers 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The Alarmist 1998 (Movie)

Bruce Hudler (Actor)

Twilight 1998 (Movie)

Water Pistol Man (Actor)

Kid Cop 1997 (Movie)

(Actor)

Meet Wally Sparks 1997 (Movie)

Cardinal (Actor)

Scream 2 1997 (Movie)

Chief Louis Hartley (Actor)

Waiting for Guffman 1997 (Movie)

Clifford Wooley (Actor)

Wild Side 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Daisy-Head Mayzie 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Voice

L.A. Law 1986 - 1989, 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

SeaQuest DSV 1986 - 1989, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Stuart Saves His Family 1995 (Movie)

Cemetery Official (Actor)

Sleep With Me 1994 (Movie)

Minister (Actor)

Tom and Jerry Kids Show 1990 - 1994 (TV Show)

Voice

A Pup Named Scooby Doo 1988 - 1993 (TV Show)

Voice

Camp Candy 1989 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The Linguini Incident 1992 (Movie)

(Actor)

Yo! Yogi 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Voice

Book of Love 1991 (Movie)

Mr Malloy (Actor)

Rick Moranis in Gravedale High 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Voice

Lower Berth 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Dad 1989 (Movie)

Additional Voice (Actor)

Quantum Leap 1986 - 1989 (Tv Show)

Actor

Syngenor 1989 (Movie)

Ethan Valentine (Actor)

Tango & Cash 1989 (Movie)

Wyler (Actor)

The Horror Show 1989 (Movie)

Lieutenant Miller (Actor)

Big Business 1988 (Movie)

Mr Stokes (Actor)

Just a Regular Kid: An AIDS Story 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Sons of Gunz 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The Great Outdoors 1988 (Movie)

Herm (Actor)

Perfect Strangers 1986 - 1987 (Tv Show)

Actor

Just Between Friends 1986 (Movie)

TV Station Guard (Actor)

Nobody's Fool 1986 (Movie)

Mr Fry (Actor)

The Check Is in the Mail 1986 (Movie)

Man at Pool (Actor)

It Only Hurts When You Laugh 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Prime Times 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Off the Wall 1982 (Movie)

(Actor)

Harper Valley PTA 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Loose Shoes 1981 (Movie)

Warden (Actor)

The Waltons 1972 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Dribble 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

The China Syndrome 1979 (Movie)

Hatcher (Actor)

The Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. Show 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Actor

The New Lorenzo Music Show 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

A Child Lost Forever (TV Show)

Actor

A Very Brady Christmas (TV Show)

Actor

Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (TV Show)

Actor

Badge of the Assassin (TV Show)

Actor

Dance 'Til Dawn (TV Show)

Actor

My First Love (TV Show)

Actor

Ruby and Oswald (TV Show)

Actor

Tainted Blood (TV Show)

Actor

The Jayne Mansfield Story (TV Show)

Actor

The Westing Game (TV Show)

Actor

The Wild West (TV Show)

Voice
Music (1)

Barnyard: The Original Party Animals 2006 (Movie)

("The Barnyard Dance") (Song Performer)
Producer (1)

The Lorenzo and Henrietta Music Show 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Biography

Arquette acting family patriarch Lewis Arquette is best known for his role on the series "The Waltons". He was also the manager of the famed Second City theater for several years and appeared extensively on television. He was on the series "Alice" in 1977 and followed with work on "Barney Miller" and "Delta House", before appearing in the film "The China Syndrome" in 1979. Arquette co-starred in three episodes of "Fantasy Island" before landing his career-defining part of Jefferson Davis Pickett on "The Waltons". Arquette appeared in a total of over 120 roles in both TV and film including "Little Nicky", "L.A. Law", "Dragnet" and "Matlock". He collaborated with director Christopher Guest multiple times, including on the films "Best in Show" and "Waiting for Guffman". He also appeared on "The Smurfs", "Fantasy Island", "Remington Steele", and "Barney Miller". He is the father of actors Rosanna, Patricia, Alexis and David Arquette.

Relationships

David Arquette Actor

Son
Born Sept. 8, 1971; starred in "Scream" (1996) and "Never Been Kissed" (1999); competed on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars"

Patricia Arquette Actor

Daughter
Born April 8, 1968; mother, Brenda Denaut; starred in "True Romance" (1993) and the NBC television series "Medium"

Alexis Arquette Actor

Son
Born Robert Arquette on July 28, 1969; mother, Brenda Denaut; 16 years later, she went through her own transition from male to female, an experience that was documented in the film "Alexis Arquette: She's My Brother" (2007); also acted in "Pulp Fiction" (1994) and "The Wedding Singer" (1998)

Rosanna Arquette Actor

Daughter
Born Aug. 10, 1959; mother, Brenda Denaut; starred in "Desperately Seeking Susan" (1985) and "Pulp Fiction" (1994); also directed the documentary "Searching for Debra Winger" (2002)

Richmond Arquette Actor

Son
Born Aug. 21, 1963; mother, Brenda Denaut; acted in "Fight Club" (1999) and the FX drama series "Dirt"

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