Vic Morrow

Born Feb 14, 1929

Victor Harry "Vic" Morrow was an American actor whose credits include a starring role in the 1960s TV series Combat!, prominent roles in a handful of other television and cinema dramas, and numerous guest roles on television. He and two children died when a stunt helicopter crashed on them during the filming of Twilight Zone: The Movie.… Read More

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1929 Birth Born on February 14, 1929.


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In 1958, Morrow married actress and screenwriter Barbara Turner, with whom he had two daughters: Carrie Ann Morrow (b. 1958) and actress Jennifer Jason Leigh (b. 1962).


1959 30 Years Old Morrow's career then expanded after which he went into television. Later, he guest-starred on John Payne's NBC western series, The Restless Gun. On April 16, 1959, he appeared in the premiere of NBC's 1920s crime drama The Lawless Years in the episode "The Nick Joseph Story".
1960 31 Years Old Morrow then appeared from 1960–1961 as Joe Cannon in three episodes of NBC's The Outlaws with Barton MacLane.
1961 32 Years Old On October 6, 1961, he appeared in an episode of the ABC drama series Target: The Corruptors! with Stephen McNally and Robert Harland. … Read More
1962 33 Years Old Morrow was cast in the lead role of Sergeant "Chip" Saunders in ABC's Combat!, a World War II drama, which aired from 1962–1967. … Read More
1964 35 Years Old Morrow's marriage to Barbara lasted seven years and ended in divorce in 1964 or 1965.
1966 37 Years Old Morrow also worked as a television director. Together with Leonard Nimoy, he produced a 1966 version of Deathwatch, an English-language film version of Jean Genet's play Haute Surveillance, adapted by Morrow and Barbara Turner, directed by Morrow, and starring Nimoy. … Read More


1970 41 Years Old Morrow wrote and directed a 1970 Spaghetti Western, produced by Dino DeLaurentiis, titled A Man Called Sledge and starring James Garner, Dennis Weaver, and Claude Akins. … Read More
1971 42 Years Old In 1971 Vic Morrow starred in a T.V. movie, produced by QM Productions for CBS entitled Travis Logan, D.A.. … Read More


…  Morrow and two child actors were killed in 1982 by a stunt helicopter crash during the filming of Twilight Zone: The Movie. … Read More
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