Gil Gerard
Actor
Gil Gerard
Gilbert C. "Gil" Gerard is an American actor, most notable for his role as Captain William "Buck" Rogers in the 1979–1981 television series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century.
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Fred Olen Ray's Dino Wolf Gets a New Title, Trailer, and Release Date - Dread Central
Google News - over 5 years
Maxwell Caulfield (Empire Records) and TV's “Buck Rogers” Gil Gerard star in this bloodbath from the venerable b-moviemaker responsible for such cult favorites as Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers and Evil Toons/ about scientists regenerating a dire wolf from
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Le retour du Comiccon de Montréal, les 17-18 septembre 2011 à Place Bonaventure - Patwhite.com
Google News - over 5 years
Parmi les autres invités galactiques figurent Maria de Aragon, l'impudent chasseur de primes Greedo, ainsi que Gil Gerard et Erin Gray, respectivement Buck Rogers et le Colonel Wilma Deering. Tout cela, sans compter la voiture de Retour vers le futur
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The Montreal Comiccon Expands! September 17-18, 2011 - Place Bonaventure - MarketWatch (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Other goody galactic guests include Maria de Aragon, the cocky bounty hunter Greedo, and Gil Gerard and Erin Gray, who played Buck Rogers and Colonel Wilma Deering, respectively. And if THAT wasn't enough, fans can have their photos taken with Back To
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Listen Up, Troopers! Casper Van Dien To Appear At Monster Mania 19 This Weekend! - Icon Vs. Icon
Google News - over 5 years
... Addy Miller, Chris Sarandon (Fright Night), Lance Henriksen (Alien), Rochelle Davis (The Crow), Richard J. Walters, William Ragsdale, Gil Gerard (Buck Rogers), Sam J. Jones (Flash Gordon), Erin Gray (Buck Rogers), Melody Anderson and many more!
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Exclusive : Affleck's Argo needs natural breasts, droids & star troopers - Moviehole
Google News - over 5 years
(from the late 1970′s – google Gil Gerard-Buck Rogers and hit images). Caucasian male, age 38-42, brown 1970′s style hair, feathered, parted on side, etc. Male, 6'6 to 6'8 tall. DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU ARE SHORTER. Must have a thin build and not be
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YOUR GUIDE: Chicago Comic Con arrives, Aug. 11-14 - HollywoodSoapbox.com
Google News - over 5 years
Gil Gerard and Erin Gray will represent Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, while several wrestlers will meet fans. Supporting actors from The Walking Dead will be present, plus Chewbacca himself, Peter Mayhew. On the comic-book front, expect to see Mike
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Silent Hill: Downpour trailer rains down on E3 - Warp Zoned
Google News - over 5 years
Downpour looks to combine classic Silent Hill scares with the escaped prisoner antics of The Fugitive (sadly lacking Tommy Lee Jones' Gil Gerard). It'll be available for the PS3 and Xbox 360 this Fall and will be on display during next week's E3 Expo
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A Few Behind-the-Scenes Peeks at JA Steel's Blood Fare - Dread Central
Google News - over 5 years
Along with Gil Gerard, who plays the character of Professor Meade, mentor to the protagonist Tyler, Blood Fare's cast includes Michelle Wolff (“NCIS”, “Chicago Hope”, “ER”, and “Providence”), international action star Kim Sønderholm (Westbrick Murders)
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'My big regret in life is doing those lads' mags': The world according to ... - Daily Mail
Google News - over 5 years
Gil Gerard, who played Buck Rogers, was performing in a West End show and I got a letter from him saying he'd seen me on the television while he was over here and found out we had some mutual acquaintances and would I like to meet him for dinner?
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Gil Gerard: 'Buck Rogers' reboot is dead - Examiner.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Unfortunately, after speaking with Erin Gray and Gil Gerard, I cannot offer fans any hope. "Buck Rogers Begins" was set to be an origin story as laid out in the comics, explaining how Lucas 'Buck' Rogers was propelled from World War I, into a future
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Sci-fi stars light up Trek Expo - Tulsa World
Google News - almost 6 years
Takei is the headliner, and the lineup includes cult favorites - a reunion of the 1970s "Buck Rogers" TV show (including Gil Gerard and Erin Gray) - and newcomers such as Jewel Staite of "Firefly" and "Stargate: Atlantis." Tickets for the event at
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Paid Notice: Deaths TRAUBE, BEVERLY ANDERSON,
NYTimes - over 9 years
TRAUBE--Beverly Anderson, a veteran Broadway talent agent whose clients were a who's who of the stage, died last Saturday evening at her home in Queens. She was 77. Her 50-year career made her one of New York's longest running independent agents. She helped launch the careers of Alan Alda, Bernadette Peters, Elliot Gould, Morgan Fairchild, Donna
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Paid Notice: Deaths TRAUBE, BEVERLY ANDERSON,
NYTimes - over 9 years
TRAUBE--Beverly Anderson, a veteran Broadway talent agent whose clients were a who's who of the stage, died last Saturday evening at her home in Queens. She was 77. Her 50-year career made her one of New York's longest running independent agents. She helped launch the careers of Alan Alda, Bernadette Peters, Elliot Gould, Morgan Fairchild, Donna
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Paid Notice: Deaths TRAUBE, BEVERLY ANDERSON,
NYTimes - over 9 years
TRAUBE--Beverly Anderson, a veteran Broadway talent agent whose clients were a who's who of the stage, died last Saturday evening at her home in Queens. She was 77. Her 50-year career made her one of New York's longest running independent agents. She helped launch the careers of Alan Alda, Bernadette Peters, Elliot Gould, Morgan Fairchild, Donna
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TV WEEKEND; A MARTIAL-ARTS WHIZ IN ABC'S 'SIDEKICKS'
NYTimes - over 30 years
TAKING a predictable cue from the success of the ''Karate Kid'' movies, television has come up with ''Sidekicks,'' starring Ernie Reyes Jr., a 14-year-old, 4 1/2-foot-tall expert in the martial arts. Created by Dan Gordon, the show began as a presentation called ''The Last Electric Knight'' on ABC's ''Disney Sunday Movie.'' Now, produced by Ric
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TV REVIEW; 'FOR LOVE OR MONEY,' WITH MARY KAY PLACE
NYTimes - over 32 years
-show producer, ''you take a bona fide saint, put her on 'The Price Is Right,' and she'll sell out her own mother for a toaster oven.'' The subject of ''For Love or Money,'' tonight's television movie on CBS at 9, is that perennial favorite - human greed. While James Henerson's script finally manages to wriggle its way into a comfortable,
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THEATER: 'AMEN CORNER,' MUSICAL SET IN HARLEM
NYTimes - over 33 years
BOOK musicals are a dying breed, so at least let it be said that ''Amen Corner,'' the new show at the Nederlander, is mounting a noble campaign to rectify this trend. Have you been craving a musical in which the characters would rather talk incessantly than sing or dance? ''Amen Corner'' is the answer to your prayers. Still, if conversation is a
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'HEAR NO EVIL,' WEST COAST POLICE STORY
NYTimes - over 34 years
STRAINING for a new gimmick in the old police-drama formula, ''Hear No Evil,'' tomorrow's television movie on CBS, Channel 2, at 9, comes up with a deaf cop. Played by Gil Gerard, who was formerly ''Buck Rogers in the 20th Century,'' Bill Dragon is a San Francisco detective stalking a motorcycle gang suspected of running drugs and prostitution
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Gil Gerard
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2007
    Age 64
    Gerard and his Buck Rogers co-star Erin Gray reunited in 2007 for the TV film Nuclear Hurricane, and also returned to the Buck Rogers universe by playing the characters' parents in the pilot episode of James Cawley's Buck Rogers Begins Internet video series in 2009.
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  • 2005
    Age 62
    In October 2005, Gerard appeared on the show Action Hero Makeover on the Discovery Health Channel, which documented his year-long progress after undergoing life-saving mini-gastric bypass surgery.
    More Details Hide Details According to the show, he had been struggling with his weight for 40 years, losing weight only to gain it back. By the time of the program's production, his weight had risen to over and had many life-threatening health problems including a severe problem with type 2 diabetes. Within five days of the surgery he had lost, within three months he had lost, and within ten months he has lost a total of.
  • FORTIES
  • 1992
    Age 49
    In 1992, Gerard presented the reality TV series Code 3, which followed firefighters from different areas of the country as they answer emergency calls.
    More Details Hide Details The show ran on the Fox TV Network until the following year. For the remainder of the 1990s, Gerard made guest appearances on various TV shows, including Fish Police, Brotherly Love, The Big Easy, Days Of Our Lives, and Pacific Blue.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1979
    Age 36
    Gerard then landed his best known role, as Captain William "Buck" Rogers in the TV series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century which ran from 1979 to 1981, with the feature-length pilot episode being released theatrically some months prior to the series airing.
    More Details Hide Details After this, he was featured in a number of other TV shows and movies, including starring roles in the short-lived series Sidekicks (1986) and E.A.R.T.H. Force (1990).
  • 1978
    Age 35
    A guest shot in Little House on the Prairie impressed producer-star Michael Landon, who cast him in the leading role in the 1978 TV movie Killing Stone.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1960
    Age 17
    In 1960, he attended Maryknoll Seminary, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois and played the title role in an all male production of The Music Man.
    More Details Hide Details He attended the University of Central Arkansas but dropped out before graduation. Gerard landed a job as an industrial chemist, and within a few years he became regional manager of a large chemical company headed by governor Winthrop Rockefeller. Gerard's employers said they would name him the firm's vice president if he went for his master's degree, so he quit rather than tell everyone that he did not have a college degree. He then went to New York where he studied drama by day and drove a taxicab at night. Gerard picked up a fare who showed a lively interest in the problems of unknown, unemployed actors. Before he left the cab, he told Gerard to report in a few days to the set of Love Story, which was being filmed on location in New York. When Gerard arrived on the Love Story set, he was hired as an extra. Later that day, he was singled out for a "bit" role, but this eventually wound up on the cutting room floor.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1943
    Age 0
    Born on January 23, 1943.
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