Will Geer

Mar 9, 1902


Though perhaps best remembered for portraying the wise and crusty Grandpa Zeb Walton on the long-running The Waltons (1972-1978), character actor Will Geer had been a staple in films and television for many years before that. He had also been a Broadway regular since his theatrical debut in The Merry Wives of Windsor (1928). Born William Auge Ghere in… More


Will Geer Videos

Why Did I Get Married?
2 minutes 3 seconds
Jeremiah Johnson
1 minutes 33 seconds
Executive Action
3 minutes 53 seconds
Brother John
2 minutes 11 seconds
3 minutes 54 seconds

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