Harry Dean Stanton
Born: July 14, 1926
Number of Roles: 175
Best Known for Playing: Cowboys and just generally grizzled men.
First Appearance: Andrew on Inner Sanctum (1954)
Most Recent Appearance: Harry on Chuck (Chuck vs. The Anniversary) (2010)
- Brain in Escape from New York
- Detective Jenkins in Christine
- Mr. Eckert in Red Dawn
- Jack Walsh in Pretty in Pink
- Brett in Alien
- CPO Howard in Down Periscope
- Judge in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
- Cotton Harry in Fire Down Below
- Toot Toot in The Green Mile
- Roman Grant on Big Love
- Tramp in Cool Hand Luke
- Bud in Repo Man
- Formed his own band called The Harry Dean Stanton Band.
- Was known as “Dean Stanton” until 1971 to avoid getting confused with actor Harry Stanton
- Served in the Navy during World War II
- Lived with Jack Nicholson for a time.