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Dabney Wharton Coleman was born on the 3rd January 1932, in Austin, Texas USA, and is an actor, best known from starring in a number of films including “The Towering Inferno” (1974) by John Guillermin, “WarGames” (1983) by John Badham, “The Beverly Hillbillies” (1993) by
Penelope Spheeris, “Moonlight Mile” (2002) written, produced and directed by Brad Silberling as well as “Rules Don’t Apply” (2016) written, produced and directed by Warren Beatty. Coleman is the winner of two Screen Actors Guild Awards, a Golden Globe and an Emmy Award. He has been active in the entertainment industry since 1961.
So how rich is the actor? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of Dabney Coleman’s net worth is as much as $5 million, as of the data presented in the early 2017. Acting is the main source of Coleman’s wealth.
Dabney Coleman Net Worth $5 Million
To begin with, Coleman studied at the Virginia Military Institute, and then law at the University of Texas at Austin. He debuted as an actor in the middle of the 1960s, and first worked in episodes of the television series “The Fugitive” (1964), “Bonanza” (1969), “Columbo” (1973) and many others, providing a solid base to his net worth.
Although, he is an actor who created more than 60 characters in various films, usually he interprets the roles of selfish, condescending, intolerant, an authoritarian figure from a certain class, famous and powerful. His fame creating this type of characters rose after performances such as Franklin Hart, Jr. in the film “Nine to Five” (1980), director Ron Carlisle in “Tootsie” (1982) and serious John McKittrick in “War Games” (1983). For the lead role in the television movie “Sworn to Silence” (1987), in which he starred opposite
Peter Coyote and Liam Neeson, he won an Emmy Award as well as a nomination for a Golden Globe Award. In 1988, the actor won a Golden Globe Award for the role of Slap Maxwell in the sitcom “The Slap Maxwell Story” (1987 – 1988) aired on ABC. In the comedy “Where the Heart is” (1990), he co-starred with Uma Thurman.
In the film “You’ve Got Mail” (1998) he created the role of Nelson Fox and starred alongside
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan. From 2001 to 2004, he starred in the television series “The Guardian” as lawyer Burton Fallin. In the HBO television series “Boardwalk Empire” (2010 – 2011) he played the role of Commodore Louis Kaestner, and alongside the ensemble Coleman won two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Recently, he guest starred in the television series “Ray Donovan” (2016) as well as being cast as the main in the feature film “Rules Don’t Apply” (2016). To conclude, all the aforementioned roles have added to his popularity as well as sums to the total size of Dabney Coleman net worth.
Finally, in the personal life of the actor, Coleman has been married twice, firstly to Ann Courtney Harrell from 1957 to 1959; then to the actress Jean Hale with whom he was married from 1961 to 1984, and with whom he has four children: Meghan, Kelly, Randy and Quincy.
Birth date: , January 3 1932 Birth place: , Austin , Texas USA Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m) Profession: Actor Education: , Virginia Military Institute , University of Texas United States Army Nationality: American Spouse: , Ann Courtney Harrell (m. 1957-1959) Jean Hale (m. 1961-1984) Children: , Meghan , Kelly , Randy Quincy Coleman Parents: , Mary Wharton (née Johns) Melvin Randolph Coleman Awards: , Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (1987) , Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy (1988) , Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011 (2011) 2012) Nominations: , CableACE Awards , Golden Globe Awards , Primetime Emmy Awards Hollywood Walk of Fame (2014) Movies: , “The Towering Inferno” (1974) , “WarGames” (1983) , “The Beverly Hillbillies” (1993) , “Moonlight Mile” (2002) “Rules Don't Apply” (2016) TV shows: , The Donna Reed Show (1965) , Mary Hartman , Mary Hartman (TV) , Madman of the People (TV) , The Fugitive (1964) , Bonanza (1969) , Columbo (1973) , The Guardian (2001–04) Boardwalk Empire
# Fact 1 Acting mentor and friend of Simon Baker. 2 Best known by the public for his starring role as Burton Fallin in The Guardian (2001). 3 Didn't have a successful TV series until he was 69. 4 He's from the same city as Ethan Hawke and Steve Austin. 5 He has English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, German, and Swiss-German ancestry. 6 He starred in his own television series, Buffalo Bill, during 1983-84, in which he played an egotistical, chauvinistic talk show host. 7 He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6141 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on November 6, 2014. 8 Auditioned for the role of Professor Roy Hinkley on Gilligan's Island (1964), which went to Russell Johnson. 9 A very good tennis player, Dabney gave tennis lessons in the 1960s. 10 His daughter, Quincy, released her first CD on September 30, 2003 called "Also Known As Mary". 11 Father of Quincy Coleman (born 1972), Randy Coleman and Kelly Johns, with ex-wife Jean Hale, and of Meghan Coleman. 12 Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith. Pg. 112-113. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387 13 Is a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity from the Texas Beta Chapter at the University of Texas. 14 Diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) but took part in a clinical trial which remedied his sight from 20-400 to 20-40 in just a week (2000). 15 Served for two years in the United States Army's Special Services Division. 16 Entered VMI (the prestigious Virginia Military Institute) in 1949 but wound up studying law at the University of Texas and then theater in New York. 17 Was a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute as a member of the Class of 1953... left after two years. 18 Attended the University of Texas at Austin in the early 1950s. 19 Parents are Melvin Randolph and Mary Wharton Coleman.
# Trademark 1 His mustache. 2 Often plays a smarmy, selfish, nervous person with money that is out for himself 3 Usually plays characters that are "up to no good"
# Quote 1 I've played good guys and nice guys, but the truth is I'd rather be nasty than nice. The bad guys are always better written and more fun to play.
Pictures All Dabney Coleman pictures » Won Awards Nominated Awards Nominated awards Nominated awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 1991 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Columbo (1971) 1988 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Sworn to Silence (1987) 1988 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series The Slap Maxwell Story (1987) 1988 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Baby M (1988) 1987 ACE CableACE Awards Actor in a Movie or Miniseries Murrow (1986) 1984 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Buffalo Bill (1983) 1984 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Buffalo Bill (1983) 1983 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Buffalo Bill (1983)
Filmography Actor Actor
Title Year Status Character Plaza Suite 1987 TV Movie Jesse Kiplinger Dragnet 1987 Jerry Caesar Sworn to Silence 1987 TV Movie Martin Costigan Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story 1987 TV Movie Ed Sigel Fresno 1986 TV Mini-Series Tyler Cane Murrow 1986 TV Movie CBS Chairman William Paley The Man with One Red Shoe 1985 Cooper Cloak & Dagger 1984 Jack Flack / Hal Osborne The Muppets Take Manhattan 1984 Martin Price / Murray Plotsky Buffalo Bill 1983-1984 TV Series Bill Bittinger WarGames 1983 McKittrick Tootsie 1982 Ron Young Doctors in Love 1982 Dr. Joseph Prang Modern Problems 1981 Mark Winslow On Golden Pond 1981 Bill Ray Callie & Son 1981 TV Movie Randall Bordeaux Pray TV 1980 Marvin Fleece 9 to 5 1980 Franklin M. Hart Jr. Melvin and Howard 1980 Judge Keith Hayes How to Beat the High Co$t of Living 1980 Jack Heintzel Nothing Personal 1980 Dickerson Dan August: The Jealousy Factor 1980 TV Movie Rick Bessett When She Was Bad... 1979 TV Movie Jack Wilson Barnaby Jones 1973-1979 TV Series Ted Sayers / Brad Adamson / George Clark / ... Diff'rent Strokes 1979 TV Series Fred Tanner North Dallas Forty 1979 Emmett Hunter The Love Boat 1978 TV Series Van Milner More Than Friends 1978 TV Movie Joshua 'Josh' Harrington Go Tell the Spartans 1978 Helicopter pilot (uncredited) Maneaters Are Loose! 1978 TV Movie McCallum The Other Side of the Mountain: Part II 1978 Dave McCoy (uncredited) Apple Pie 1978 TV Series Fast Eddie Murtaugh Rolling Thunder 1977 Maxwell Forever Fernwood 1977 TV Series Merle Jeeter Quincy M.E. 1977 TV Series Officer Peter O'Neil / Dr. Burt Travers Fernwood Tonight 1977 TV Series Mayor Merle Jeeter Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman 1976-1977 TV Series Merle Jeeter Viva Knievel! 1977 Ralph Thompson Police Story 1976 TV Series Captain Stromwall / Lieutenant Kruse The Streets of San Francisco 1974-1976 TV Series Andrew Horvath, Sr. / George Todd Midway 1976 Captain Murray Arnold Kiss Me, Kill Me 1976 TV Movie Capt. Logan Bert D'Angelo/Superstar 1976 TV Series Switch 1976 TV Series C.C. Owens Cannon 1973-1976 TV Series Jack Sheffield / Lt. Daggett Mary Tyler Moore 1976 TV Series Congressman Phil Whitman Medical Story 1976 TV Series Petrocelli 1976 TV Series Willy Morgan The Other Side of the Mountain 1975 Dave McCoy McMillan & Wife 1974-1975 TV Series Walter Jennings / Hansen Returning Home 1975 TV Movie Al Stephenson Bite the Bullet 1975 Jack Parker Caribe 1975 TV Series Donald Coglan Medical Center 1975 TV Series Brice Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan 1975 TV Movie Paul Mathison Mannix 1972-1975 TV Series Howard Graham / Ralph Stoner The Towering Inferno 1974 Deputy Chief #1 The Manhunter 1974 TV Series Sheriff Stigman Sons and Daughters 1974 TV Series Bad Ronald 1974 TV Movie Mr. Wood The Dove 1974 Charles Huntley The F.B.I. 1965-1974 TV Series Barnes / Mr. Jamison / Ty Williams / ... Kojak 1974 TV Series Alex Linden House of Evil 1974 TV Movie Bogard 1974 Heineken Love Is Not Forever 1974 TV Movie Jerry Michaells Cinderella Liberty 1973 Executive Officer The President's Plane Is Missing 1973 TV Movie Sen. Bert Haines Griff 1973 TV Series George Bates The Wide World of Mystery 1973 TV Series Dying Room Only 1973 TV Movie Bob Mitchell Egan 1973 TV Movie Captain Walter Jones Savage 1973 TV Movie Ted Seligson Search 1973 TV Series Elliott Desmond Ironside 1973 TV Series Daniel Leary Room 222 1970-1973 TV Series Gary Webster Sr. / Calvin Schuller Banyon 1972 TV Series Ralph Hubbard The Bold Ones: The New Doctors 1972 TV Series Dr. Goldstone Nanny and the Professor 1970 TV Series Detective Robinson I Love My Wife 1970 Frank Donnelly Dan August 1970 TV Series Rick Bessett The Brotherhood of the Bell 1970 TV Movie Agent Shepard Bonanza 1968-1969 TV Series Clyde / Ivar Peterson Downhill Racer 1969 Mayo Then Came Bronson 1969 TV Series Doctor Ron Carlisle Bright Promise 1969 TV Series Dr. Tracy Graham (1971-1972) The Trouble with Girls 1969 Harrison Wilby Mod Squad 1968 TV Series John Death Valley Days 1968 TV Series Calvin H. Higby Judd for the Defense 1968 TV Series Walter Sims The Scalphunters 1968 Jed Iron Horse 1967 TV Series Lee Archer Dundee and the Culhane 1967 TV Series Sheriff Wrenn The Invaders 1967 TV Series John Carter / Capt. Mitchell Ross The Flying Nun 1967 TV Series Sub. Captain I Dream of Jeannie 1965-1967 TV Series Captain Dan Yardley / Lieutenant George Webb That Girl 1966-1967 TV Series Dr. Leon Bessemer Run for Your Life 1967 TV Series Fred Palmer Please Don't Eat the Daisies 1966 TV Series Clark The Fugitive 1964-1966 TV Series Steve / Officer George Graham / Floyd / ... This Property Is Condemned 1966 Salesman 12 O'Clock High 1964-1966 TV Series Captain Robbins / Captain Wilson The Slender Thread 1965 Charlie The Donna Reed Show 1965 TV Series Rallye Master Hazel 1965 TV Series Les Swanton Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre 1964-1965 TV Series Sergeant Harry King / Stanley Rivkin The Outer Limits 1964 TV Series James Custer / Lt. Rupert Lawrence Howard / Dr. Williams The Alfred Hitchcock Hour 1963-1964 TV Series Sgt. Lou Snyder / Tom Esterow Dr. Kildare 1964 TV Series Dr. David Kirkson Kraft Suspense Theatre 1964 TV Series Alvin Piper / William Gunther The Movie Maker 1964 TV Movie Arrest and Trial 1963 TV Series Wayne Holton Breaking Point 1963 TV Series Ben Casey 1963 TV Series Dr. Bobby Bainbridge Alcoa Premiere 1963 TV Series Lee Mattheson Armstrong Circle Theatre 1962 TV Series Junkie / John Mitchell Naked City 1961 TV Series Resident Rules Don't Apply 2016 Ray Donovan 2016 TV Series Mr. Price Boardwalk Empire 2010-2011 TV Series Commodore Louis Kaestner Pound Puppies 2010-2011 TV Series Mayor Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2009 TV Series Frank Hager Hard Four 2007 Spray Loomis Heartland 2007 TV Series Dr. Bart Jacobs Lilo & Stitch: The Series 2006 TV Series Principal Pete Prickly Courting Alex 2006 TV Series Jack Atwell
Bill Rose Domino 2005 Drake Bishop The Guardian 2001-2004 TV Series Burton Fallin Recess: All Growed Down 2003 Video Principal Prickley (voice) Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade 2003 Video Principal Prickly (voice) Where the Red Fern Grows 2003 Grandpa Freedom: A History of Us 2003 TV Series documentary Stephen A. Douglas Moonlight Mile 2002 Mike Mulcahey The Zeta Project 2002 TV Series Dr. Boyle The Climb 2002 Mack Recess Christmas: Miracle on Third Street 2001 Video Principal Peter Prickly (voice) Kiss My Act 2001 TV Movie Henry Recess: School's Out 2001 Principal Peter Prickly (voice) How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale 2000 TV Movie John Kennedy Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child 2000 TV Series Monsieur Fox Taken 1999/I Ethan Grover Must Be Santa 1999 TV Movie Tuttle Stuart Little 1999 Dr. Beechwood Recess 1997-1999 TV Series Principal Peter Prickly
Principal Prickly Inspector Gadget 1999 Chief Quimby Giving It Up 1999 Johnathan Gallant You've Got Mail 1998 Nelson Fox Exiled 1998 TV Movie Lieutenant Kevin Stolper My Date with the President's Daughter 1998 TV Movie President Richmond Target Earth 1998 TV Movie Senator Ben Arnold, Sam's Uncle Jumanji 1997 TV Series Ashton Philips The Magic School Bus 1997 TV Series Horace Scope Un amour de sorcière 1997 Joel Devil's Food 1996 TV Movie Seymour Kecker Madman of the People 1994-1995 TV Series Jack 'Madman' Buckner Kidnapped: In the Line of Duty 1995 TV Movie Arthur Milo Judicial Consent 1994 Charles Mayron Texan 1994 TV Short Richard Williams Clifford 1994 Gerald Ellis The Beverly Hillbillies 1993 Milburn Drysdale Amos & Andrew 1993 Chief of Police Cecil Tolliver Lincoln 1992 TV Movie Stephen A. Douglas (voice) There Goes the Neighborhood 1992 Jeffrey Babitt Drexell's Class 1991-1992 TV Series Otis Drexell Columbo 1973-1991 TV Series Hugh Creighton / Detective Murray Never Forget 1991 TV Movie William Cox Meet the Applegates 1990 Aunt Bea Short Time 1990 Burt Simpson Where the Heart Is 1990 Stewart McBain Hot to Trot 1988 Walter Sawyer Maybe Baby 1988 TV Movie Hal The Slap Maxwell Story 1987-1988 TV Series Slap Maxwell Dolly 1988 TV Series Arthur Andrews Miscellaneous Miscellaneous
Title Year Status Character Drexell's Class 1991 TV Series executive consultant - 2 episodes Thanks Thanks
Title Year Status Character Char·ac·ter 2009 Documentary grateful acknowledgment Gotham 1988 TV Movie special thanks Self Self
Title Year Status Character Not Such a Bad Guy: Conversations with Dabney Coleman 2016 Documentary completed Himself Home & Family 2016 TV Series Himself Celebrating Laughter: The Life and Films of Colin Higgins 2016 Documentary Himself Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You 2016 Documentary Himself Getting There Is the Hard Part 2010 Video short Himself Char·ac·ter 2009 Documentary Himself - Interviewer CMT Insider 2008 TV Series Himself Quincy Coleman: It's All in the Song 2008 Documentary Himself A Better Man: The Making of Tootsie 2008 Video documentary Himself / Ron Carlisle CMT Greatest Moments: Dolly Parton 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself Dolly Parton: Platinum Blonde 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself Brilliant But Cancelled 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself The Perfect Pitch 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself The 4th Annual Family Television Awards 2002 TV Special Himself Biography 2001 TV Series documentary Himself Bravo Profiles 1999 TV Series documentary Himself Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen 1996 TV Series documentary Quote Reader Idols of the Game 1995 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself / Host The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1994 TV Series Himself - Guest Late Night with David Letterman 1982-1991 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest It's Garry Shandling's Show. 1989-1990 TV Series Himself The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1984-1990 TV Series Himself / Burt Simpson from SHORT TIME / Bill Bittinger / ... The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1988 TV Special Himself - Nominee: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series & Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Baby M 1988 TV Movie Gary Skoloff The 45th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1988 TV Special Himself - Winner: Best Actor in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical & Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV Saturday Night Live 1987 TV Series Himself - Host / Various The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1987 TV Special Himself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood 1987 TV Special documentary Himself The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer 1986 TV Movie Himself Night of 100 Stars II 1985 TV Movie Himself The 41st Annual Golden Globe Awards 1984 TV Special Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a TV-Series - Comedy / Musical The 35th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1983 TV Special Himself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series The 7th Annual People's Choice Awards 1981 TV Special Himself - Accepting Award for Favourite Motion Picture-Comedy Archive Footage Archive Footage