Pernell Roberts

May 18, 1928
Waycross, Georgia, USA


Pernell Roberts worked such odd jobs as butcher, forest ranger and tombstone-maker while studying acting and singing and scouting around for off-Broadway jobs. Roberts' film debut, in a characteristic Deep Brooder role, was in 1958's Desire Under the Elms. From 1959 through 1966, Roberts co-starred as black-clad, taciturn Adam Cartwright on Bonanza.… More


Pernell Roberts Videos

The Magic Of Lassie
1 minutes 9 seconds
The Errand Boy
2 minutes 10 seconds
Ride Lonesome
2 minutes 4 seconds
Desire Under The Elms
2 minutes 23 seconds

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