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Also Known As: James Callahan Died:
Born: October 4, 1930 Cause of Death: esophageal cancer
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA Profession: actor

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Kenny Call was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He had a part on the television special "One Last Ride" (CBS, 1979-1980). He also was featured in the miniseries "Wild Times" (1979-1980) and "Lonesome Dove" (1988-89). A few of his roles at the time were also in movies like the comedy "Near Dark" (1987) with Adrian Pasdar. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Beverly Hills 90210" (Fox, 1990-2000). During these years, he additionally appeared in film, receiving a role in "Sunset" (1988). He also starred in the TV movies "Honor Thy Mother" (CBS, 1991-92) and "Prey of the Chameleon" (Showtime, 1991-92). He also was featured in the TV movies "Dead Man's Revenge" (1993-94), "Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert" (NBC, 1993-94) and "Bonanza: Under Attack" (NBC, 1994-95). Call most recently acted in the Daniel Craig box office smash action movie "Cowboys & Aliens" (2011).

Kenny Call was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He had a part on the television special "One Last Ride" (CBS, 1979-1980). He also was featured in the miniseries "Wild Times" (1979-1980) and "Lonesome Dove" (1988-89). A few of his roles at the time were also in movies like the comedy "Near Dark" (1987) with Adrian Pasdar. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Beverly Hills 90210" (Fox, 1990-2000). During these years, he additionally appeared in film, receiving a role in "Sunset" (1988). He also starred in the TV movies "Honor Thy Mother" (CBS, 1991-92) and "Prey of the Chameleon" (Showtime, 1991-92). He also was featured in the TV movies "Dead Man's Revenge" (1993-94), "Fugitive Nights: Danger in the Desert" (NBC, 1993-94) and "Bonanza: Under Attack" (NBC, 1994-95). Call most recently acted in the Daniel Craig box office smash action movie "Cowboys & Aliens" (2011).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Born (2009)
2.
 Cursed (2005)
3.
 Up For Grabs (2004)
4.
 Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
5.
 Norman Rockwell Christmas Story, A (1996) Samuel Cavanaugh
6.
 Blood for Blood (1995)
7.
9.
 May Jean (1993) Mr Platt
10.
 Hero (1992)
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Television acting debut in "Divorce Court"
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Featured in several episodes of "Dr. Kildare" (NBC) in the early 1960s
1969:
Played a press secretary on "The Governor & J.J.," (CBS)
1970:
Film acting debut in "Tropic of Cancer"
1972:
Cast as the band leader in "Lady Sings the Blues"
1977:
Portrayed a country-western singer in "Outlaw Blues" with Peter Fonda
1982:
Cast as Jeff Barnes on the NBC series "Knight Rider"
1987:
Played the cranky grandfather, Walter Powell on the syndicated series "Charles in Charge"
2002:
Appeared on several episodes of the medical drama "Body & Soul" (Pax TV)
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Education

University of Washington: -
Culver Military Academy: -

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wife:
Peggy Cannon-Callahan. Married in 1994.

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father:
William T Callahan. Salesman.
mother:
Elenora G Callahan.

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