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Doug McClure

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Birth Name: Doug McClure
Born: 05/11/1935
Birth Place: Glendale, California, USA
Death Place: Sherman Oaks, California, USA
Died: 02/05/1995

McClure's early TV roles include "The Sky's the Limit" (CBS, 1960), the detective series "Checkmate" (CBS, 1960-62) and the Western "Overland Trail" (syndicated, 1960). Stardom finally arrived when he was cast as a boisterous cowboy opposite James Drury's mysterious, taciturn "Virginian". The show ran through 1970 and Drury and McClure, who had gone to high school together, became off-screen smoking and drinking buddies. McClure went on to work in a handful of other series: "The Men from Shiloh" (NBC, 1970-71), "Search" (NBC, 1972-73), "The Barbary Coast", with William Shatner (ABC, 1975-76), the Ninja outing "The Master" (NBC, 1984) and the sci-fi comedy "Out of This World" (syndicated, 198... Continue Bio >>

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