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Lorne Greene : Biography, Pictures, Photos, Trivia, Address, Filmography (Battlestar Galactica, Bonanza)

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Lorne Greene - Biography

Commandant Adama in Battlestar Galactica, Ben Cartwright in Bonanza

Photos Lorne Greene Nom de naissance : Lyon Himan Green
Date de naissance : 1915/02/12
Date of death : 1987/09/11 (72 years old)
Birth place : Ottawa (Canada)
Taille : 1.85 m

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Biography for Lorne Greene

Canadian-born Lorne Greene began acting while attending Canada's Queen's University, and after graduation got a job in radio broadcasting. His rich, deep, authoritarian voice quickly propelled him to prominence as Canada's top newscaster. He left Canada in the early '50s for a film career in Hollywood, and soon began appearing regularly in television, films and on radio. His greatest successes came in two television series, the long-running Western "Bonanza" (1959), in which he played the patriarch of a wealthy frontier family, and the sci-fi series "Battlestar Galactica" (1978).

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. Creation date : 2003/07/01 by eldea66

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