Strother Martin

Born Mar 26, 1919
  • Actor, Swimming Teacher, Swimmer
Strother Douglas Martin, Jr., was an American character actor who often appeared in support of superstars John Wayne and Paul Newman and was memorable in Western films directed by John Ford and Sam Peckinpah. Martin perhaps is best known as the prison "captain" in the 1967 film Cool Hand Luke, in wh...

Strother Martin Stats


: Strather Martin, Strother Martin, Jr., Strother Douglas Martin Jr., T-Bone Martin


: Actor, Swimming Teacher, Swimmer


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Mar 26, 1919 - Aug 1, 1980 (61 years old)

Place of Birth

: Kokomo

Date of Death

: Aug 1, 1980

Place of Death

: Thousand Oaks

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction

Strother Martin Film Roles

  1. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
    Percy Garris
    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  2. Cool Hand Luke
    Cool Hand Luke
  3. Slap Shot
    Joe McGrath
  4. Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke
    Arnold Stoner
    Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke
  5. Pocket Money
  6. Hannie Caulder
    Rufus Clemens
  7. Sssssss
  8. Hard Times
  9. The Villain
  10. An Eye for an Eye

Strother Martin TV Starring Roles

  1. Hotel de Paree
  2. The Rounders
  3. Hawkins

Strother Martin TV Guest Roles

  1. The Grave
  2. The White Collar Worker
  3. No Hands
  4. There Was Another Dalton Brother
  5. Tall Trapper
  6. Barbed Wire Christmas
  7. Island in the Desert (1)
  8. The Bigger They Are
  9. The Four Dollar Law Suit
  10. The Trappers