Edgar Buchanan

Born Mar 20, 1903
  • Actor, Dentist
Edgar Buchanan was an American actor with a long career in both film and television, most familiar today as Uncle Joe Carson from the Petticoat Junction, Green Acres and The Beverly Hillbillies television sitcoms of the 1960s. As Uncle Joe, he took over as proprietor of the Shady Rest Hotel followin...

Edgar Buchanan Stats


: William Edgar Buchanan


: Actor, Dentist


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Mar 20, 1903 - Apr 4, 1979 (76 years old)

Place of Birth

: Humansville

Date of Death

: Apr 4, 1979

Place of Death

: Palm Desert

Cause of Death

: Stroke | Pneumonia

Edgar Buchanan Film Roles

  1. Ride the High Country
    Judge Tolliver
    Ride the High Country
  2. The Man from Colorado
    Doc Merriam
  3. Move Over, Darling
  4. Angel in My Pocket
    Angel in My Pocket
  5. The Comancheros
  6. Penny Serenade
  7. It Started with a Kiss
  8. Shane
    Fred Lewis
  9. Tombstone, the Town Too Tough to Die
  10. Welcome to Hard Times

Edgar Buchanan Film Appearances

  1. Cary Grant: A Gentleman's Gentleman
    Cary Grant: A Gentleman's Gentleman

Edgar Buchanan TV Starring Roles

  1. Cade's County
  2. Petticoat Junction
    Petticoat Junction
  3. Judge Roy Bean
  4. Hopalong Cassidy
  5. The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again
  6. The Over-the-Hill Gang

Edgar Buchanan TV Guest Roles

  1. The Trail Gang
    The Trail Gang
  2. The Trick
  3. The Trade
  4. The John Darro Story
  5. The Jane Hawkins Story
  6. Petticoat Doctor
  7. Hail to the Fire Chief
  8. Bargain Bride
  9. Stay On, Stranger!
  10. Railroaded