Gary Lockwood

Born Feb 21, 1937

Gary Lockwood is an American actor probably best known for his role as the astronaut Dr. Frank Poole in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968).

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1937 Birth Born on February 21, 1937.
1941 4 Years Old In the story, Eric Jason was said to have been born on December 7, 1941 (Pearl Harbor Day), but Lockwood was actually born nearly five years earlier. … Read More


1961 24 Years Old He would star again with Weld in his film debut, 1961's Wild in the Country, with Elvis Presley. … Read More
1962 25 Years Old In 1962, Lockwood appeared on Perry Mason as the title character in "The Case of the Playboy Pugilist".
1963 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1963, Lockwood co-starred with Elvis Presley in the musical-comedy film It Happened at the World's Fair.
1964 27 Years Old In 1964, Lockwood guest-starred as Major Gus Denver in the first season of 12 O'Clock High, in episode 9, "Appointment at Liege", and again in 1965 in episode 29, "V For Vendetta". … Read More
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In 1966, Lockwood guest starred as Clint Bethard in the episode "Reunion" of ABC's The Legend of Jesse James, starring Christopher Jones in the title role of Jesse James. … Read More


1983 46 Years Old Lockwood co-starred with Stefanie Powers (then his wife) in an episode of ABC's Love, American Style as a newlywed who gets his mouth stuck around a doorknob. In 1983, he guest starred in the series Hart to Hart ("Emily by Hart") with Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers. … Read More


2001 64 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He is known for his roles as astronaut Frank Poole in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), and as Lieutenant Commander Gary Mitchell in the Star Trek pilot episode "Where No Man Has Gone Before" (1966). … Read More
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