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Barnard Hughes

Barnard Hughes Mostly Credited As: Barnard Hughes
Sometimes Credited As: Barney Hughes

Date Of Birth: July 16, 1915 (Age 90)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Bedford Hills, New York
Date Of Death: July 11, 2006
Cause Of Death: Natural Causes (New York, New York)


Barnard Hughes began his acting career with the Shakespeare Fellowship Repertory company in New York City. Since then he has played more than 400 roles on the stage alone, including "Da" which he also filmed. Among his other roles are Polonius to Stacy Keach's "Hamlet", Dogberry in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "Much Ado About Nothing" and off-Broadway performances in "Uncle Vanya" (directed by Mike Nichols), "A Doll's House", "Hogan's Goat", "The Three Sisters", "The Devil's Disciple" and "Translations". On Broadway, he appeared in the hit play "Prelude to a Kiss" after completing a run of "You Can't Take It With You" at Dublin's Abbey Theatre. On screen, he created his first big impact in Midnight Cowboy (1969). Since then his films have included The Lost Boys (1987), First Monday in October (1981), Tron (1982) and The Hospital (1971). Among his television credits are the series "The Cavanaughs", "Mr. Merlin" and "Doc". Hughes died July 11th, 2006 at New York Presbyterian Hospital after suffering an illness.


TV Appearances

Main cast 
Blossom (1991)As: Buzz Richman (S02-S04)
The Cavanaughs (1986)As: Francis "Pop" Cavanaugh
Mr. Merlin (1981)As: Max Merlin
Doc (1975) (1975)As: Dr. Joe "Doc" Bogert
Dark Shadows (1966) (1966)As: Stuart Bronson (1966)
Guiding Light (1952)As: Dr. Bruce Banning (#2) (1961 - 1966)
Episode Cast Credits 

Deadline (2000) 
  Daniel in the Lion's Den 01x04: (Oct/23/2000) As Judge Panicio 

Homicide: Life on the Street (1993) 
  In Search of Crimes Past 03x17: (Apr/14/1995) As Sam O'Donnell 

The Marshal (1995) 
  Twoslip 01x08: (Mar/25/1995) As Judge Tuttman 

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  Home Fires Burning 38x02: (Jan/29/1989) As Jake Tibbetts 
  All The Way Home 21x02: (Dec/01/1971) As Joel Lynch 

The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (1987) 
  Here's who ordered the pizza 02x08: (Jun/01/1988) As Shimkin 

The Love Boat (1977) 
  Ace In the Hole/Uncle Joey's Song/Father in the Cradle 07x18: (Jan/28/1984) As Actor 

Hotel (1983) 
  Passages 01x15: (Jan/18/1984) As Joe Freilich 

Tales from the Darkside (1983) 
  Trick or Treat (Pilot) 01x01: (Oct/29/1983) As Gideon Hackles, [Starring Roles]

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 30th Annual Emmy Awards 30x01: (Sep/17/1978) As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series (for 'Lou Grant': episode 'Judge') 

The Bob Newhart Show (1972) (1972) 
  Grizzly Emily 06x14: (Jan/14/1978) As Herbert "Herb" Hartley 
  Making Up is the Thing to Do 05x13: (Dec/25/1976) As Herbert "Herb" Hartley 
  An American Family 03x11: (Nov/23/1974) As Herbert "Herb" Hartley 

Lou Grant (1977) 
  Judge 01x09: (Nov/15/1977) As Judge Felix Ruthman 

Hawaii Five-O (1968) (1968) 
  A Capitol Crime 09x18: (Feb/17/1977) As Clinton Palmer 

All in the Family (1971) 
  Edith's Conversation 04x09: (Nov/10/1973) As Father John Majeski 
  Edith Flips Her Wig 03x06: (Oct/21/1972) As Father John Majeski 
  Edith's Accident 02x07: (Nov/06/1971) As Father John Majeski 

Love Story (US) (1973) 
  All My Tomorrows 01x02: (Oct/10/1973) As Andrew Corby 

Cannon (1971) 
  Dead Pigeon 01x08: (Nov/09/1971) As Jack Riker 

ABC Stage 67 (1966) 
  The Trap of Solid Gold 01x15: (Jan/04/1967) As Lathrop Hyde 

Trials of O'Brien (1965) 
  A Horse Called Destiny 01x17: (Jan/21/1966) As Chief Judge 
  No Justice for the Judge 01x13: (Dec/10/1965) As Chief Judge 

The Nurses (1962) 
  Show Just Cause Why You Should Weep 02x02: (Oct/03/1963) As Harold Myle 

Naked City (1958) 
  Prime of Life 04x21: (Feb/13/1963) As Older Reporter 
  One of the Most Important Men in the Whole World 03x17: (Jan/31/1962) As Judge 

Car 54, Where are You? (1961) 
  Toody Undercover 02x09: (Nov/11/1962) As Inspector 

Route 66 (1960) (1960) 
  Two on the House 02x27: (Apr/20/1962) As Al Forrester 
  The Man on the Monkey Board 01x04: (Oct/28/1960) As Doctor 

The Defenders (1961) (1961) 
  The Boy Between 01x06: (Oct/21/1961) As **Unknown** 

Way Out (1961) 
  William and Mary 01x01: (Mar/31/1961) As Dr. Foster 

The United States Steel Hour (1953) 
  Little Charlie Don't Want a Saddle 05x08: (Dec/18/1957) As Leo 

Robert Montgomery Presents Your Lucky Strike Theatre (1950) 
  The New World 08x33: (Apr/29/1957) As guest star 

The Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950) 
  Four Homes for Danny 08x12: (Mar/19/1957) As Mr. Dubois 

Kraft Television Theatre (1947) (1947) 
  Papa was a Sport 08x03: (Oct/13/1954) As guest star 
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