Joe Don Baker

12 Feb 1936


Joe Don Baker (born February 12, 1936) is an American film actor, perhaps best known for his roles as a Mafia hitman in Charley Varrick, real-life Tennessee sheriff Buford Pusser in Walking Tall, James Bond villain Brad Whitaker in The Living Daylights, and CIA agent Jack Wade in the James Bond films GoldenEye and Tomorrow Never Dies.


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Filmography (38 titles)

(movie, 2013)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as King)
(movie, 2008)
···Strange Wilderness
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bill Calhoun)
(movie, 2005)
···The Dukes of Hazzard
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Governor Jim Applewhite)
(movie, 2001)
···Joe Dirt
Genre: Mystery, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Don, Brandy's Dad)
(movie, 1997)
···Tomorrow Never Dies
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Wade)
(movie, 1997)
···George Wallace
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Big Jim Folsom)
(movie, 1997)
···To Dance with Olivia
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Horace Henley)
(movie, 1996)
···Mars Attacks!
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Richie's Dad)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Wade)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as R.B. Travis)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Brimmer)
(movie, 1994)
···Reality Bites
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tom Pierce)
(movie, 1994)
···Ring of Steel
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Man in Black)
(movie, 1993)
···Complex of Fear
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Det. Frank Farrel)
(movie, 1992)
···The Distinguished Gentleman
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Olaf Andersen)
(movie, 1992)
···Citizen Cohn
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sen. Joseph McCarthy)
(movie, 1991)
···Cape Fear
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Role: Actor (as Claude Kersek)
(movie, 1987)
···The Living Daylights
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Brad Whitaker)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Onstad)
(movie, 1987)
···The Killing Time
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Carl Cunningham)
(movie, 1986)
···Getting Even
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as King R. Kenderson)
(movie, 1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Chief Jerry Karlin)
(movie, 1984)
···The Natural
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as The Whammer)
(movie, 1978)
···To Kill a Cop
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Chief Earl M. Eischied)
(movie, 1977)
···Checkered Flag or Crash
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Walkaway Madden)
(movie, 1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Pete Novick)
(movie, 1977)
···The Pack
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Jerry)
(movie, 1977)
···The Shadow of Chikara
Genre: Horror, Western
Role: Actor (as Wishbone Cutter)
(movie, 1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ron Lewis)
(movie, 1974)
···Golden Needles
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Dan)
(movie, 1973)
···Charley Varrick
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Molly)
(movie, 1973)
···Walking Tall
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Buford Pusser)
(movie, 1972)
···Junior Bonner
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Curly Bonner)
(movie, 1972)
···That Certain Summer
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Phil Bonner)
(movie, 1971)
···Welcome Home, Soldier Boys
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Danny)
(movie, 1970)
···Adam at Six A.M.
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Harvey Gavin)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Slater)
(movie, 1967)
···Cool Hand Luke
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Fixer)