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Ron Ely

The 15th screen Tarzan (if you don't count Gordon Griffith) was to have played a Tarzan impersonator in a projected Mike Henry television show, which never materialized. He had been tested fourteen months earlier when Henry got the part. Prior to Tarzan, he had played only bit parts in movies, e.g., the copilot in South Pacific (1958) and had ...

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Jun 21, 1938 In Hereford, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Tarzan's Jungle Rebellion
Latest Project:
Series Hawkeye 1994-09-24
Known For
Poster of Der Schrei der schwarzen Wölfe
Poster of Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze
Poster of South Pacific
Poster of Tarzan
Movie Mesopotamia Unknown 2018
Movie Expecting Amish Unknown 2014
Movie Underground Entertainment: The Movie Unknown 2011
Series Whatever Happened To? Unknown 2010
Series Sheena Unknown 2001
Movie In Search of Tarzan with Jonathan Ross Unknown 1998
Movie John Wayne: On Board with the Duke Unknown 1997
Movie Tarzan at the Movies, Part 2: The Many Faces of Tarzan Unknown 1996
Series Hawkeye Unknown 1994-09-24
Series The Hat Squad Unknown 1992-09-16
Series Vicki! Unknown 1992-08-31
Series Tarzán Unknown 1992
Series Renegade Unknown 1992-09-19
Series Superboy Unknown 1988-10-08
Series Sea Hunt Unknown 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Series Blacke's Magic Unknown 1986
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982
Movie The Seal Unknown 1981
Movie 60th Annual Miss America Pageant Unknown 1980
Series Face the Music Unknown 1979
Series Wonder Woman Unknown 1979
Movie Slavers Unknown 1978
Series Fantasy Island Unknown 1977-01-14
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Movie MitGift Unknown 1976
Series The Cross-Wits Unknown 1975-12-15
Movie Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze Unknown 1975
Movie Alleluja & Sartana Are Sons... Sons of God Unknown 1972
Movie Der Schrei der schwarzen Wölfe Bill Robinson 1972-10-04
Movie Tarzan and the Perils of Charity Jones Unknown 1971
Movie Tarzan's Deadly Silence Unknown 1970
Series Marcus Welby, M.D. Unknown 1969-09-23
Series The Courtship of Eddie's Father Unknown 1969-09-17
Movie Tarzan and the Four O'Clock Army Unknown 1968
Movie Tarzan's Jungle Rebellion Unknown 1967
Series Dream Girl of '67 Unknown 1967
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-09-14
Series Stars in der Manege Unknown 1966
Movie The Night of the Grizzly Unknown 1966
Series Tarzan Unknown 1966
Series The Hollywood Squares Unknown 1966-10-17
Movie Once Before I Die Unknown 1966
Series Die Rudi Carrell Show Unknown 1965-10-25
Movie The 26th Cavalry Unknown 1965
Series The Aquanauts Mike Madison 1960-09-14
Series Thriller Unknown 1960
Series The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Unknown 1960
Movie The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker Unknown 1959
Series Steve Canyon Unknown 1958-09-13
Series How to Marry a Millionaire Unknown 1958
Movie South Pacific Unknown 1958
Movie The Fiend Who Walked the West Unknown 1958
Series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp Unknown 1957
Series Father Knows Best Unknown 1957
Series The Millionaire Unknown 1957
Series Playhouse 90 Unknown 1956-10-04