Caption: Still of John Wayne, Dean Martin, Michael Anderson Jr. and Earl Holliman in The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Born: September 11, 1928
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: Police Woman (1974), Forbidden Planet (1956), Hotel de Paree (1959), Giant (1956)
Louisiana-born actor Earl Holliman, after a stint in the Navy, studied at UCLA and the Pasadena Playhouse before earning his break in the Martin/Lewis comedy Scared Stiff (1953). He gained clout after portraying a variety of young, manly characters in rugged westerns and war drama, ranging from dim and/or good-natured to overly impulsive and/or ...