Denver Pyle

Born May 11, 1920
  • Actor, Television Director, Drummer, Sailor, Voice Actor
Net Worth
$5 Million
Denver Dell Pyle was an American film and television actor. He was best known for portraying Briscoe Darling, Jr. in several episodes of The Andy Griffith Show and Uncle Jesse in The Dukes of Hazzard from 1979 to 1985.

Denver Pyle Stats


: Denver D. Pyle, Denver Dell Pyle


: Actor, Television Director, Drummer, Sailor, Voice Actor


: 6 ft (1.85 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: May 11, 1920

Place of Birth

: Bethune

Date of Death

: December 25, 1997

Place of Death

: Burbank

Cause of Death

: Lung cancer

Denver Pyle Film Roles

  1. Bandolero!
  2. The Dukes of Hazzard: Reunion!
  3. Welcome to L.A.
    Welcome to L.A.
  4. Hawmps!
  5. Welcome to Hard Times
  6. The Flying Saucer
  7. The Left Handed Gun
  8. To Hell and Back
  9. Geronimo
    Senator Conrad
  10. Bonnie and Clyde
    Frank Hamer
    Bonnie and Clyde

Denver Pyle TV Starring Roles

  1. The Dukes of Hazzard
    Jesse Duke
    The Dukes of Hazzard
  2. The Dukes
  3. Tammy
  4. The Doris Day Show
    Buck Webb
  5. The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams
    The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams
  6. Karen
  7. The Andy Griffith Show
  8. The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
  9. The Gene Autry Show

Denver Pyle TV Guest Roles

  1. Black Leather Jackets
  2. Bloodlines
  3. Bullet for a Bride
    Bullet for a Bride
  4. Shadow Of The Noose
  5. After Midnight
  6. Flying Bullets
  7. I Dream of Jeannie
  8. Annie's Desert Adventure
  9. Bill Thompson Gives In
  10. The Special Courage of Captain Pratt