Powers Boothe

Powers Boothe

Jun. 1st, 1948
Born in
Snyder, Texas, USA
6' 1 1/2"

Powers Boothe's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Deadwood TV Show
National Geographic Specials TV Show
National Geographic Specials
Philip Marlowe, Private Eye TV Show
Philip Marlowe, Private Eye
Skag TV Show
Dalva TV Show

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
2012 - The Avengers
2010 - MacGruber
2007 - The Final Season
2005 - Sin City
2001 - Frailty
2000 - Men of Honor
1997 - Con Air
1995 - Sudden Death
1995 - Nixon
1994 - Blue Sky
1993 - Tombstone
1992 - Rapid Fire
1987 - Extreme Prejudice
1985 - The Emerald Forest
1984 - Red Dawn
1981 - Southern Comfort
1980 - Cruising
1977 - The Goodbye Girl

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Lamar Wyatt
Vice President Noah Daniels
Gorilla Grodd (Voiced)
Leslie Hunt (Voiced)
Sunder (Voiced)
Dead Justice (Voiced)
Sunder (Voiced)
Mayor Eo Jaxxon (Voiced)
[Complete List]


American actor born 1948, in Snyder, Texas. Leading man of the American stage, TV, and films. He made a strong presence in some films in the 80s, but he was most successful on TV. He won an Emmy award as Best Actor for his performance in the TV movie Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980) (TV).

  • He was inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame in March 2009 in Austin, Tx.
  • For his role on _Tombstone (1993)_ (qv), he was trained by renowned Hollywood Gun Coach 'Thell Reed' (qv), who has also trained such actors as: 'Kurt Russell (I)' (qv), 'Val Kilmer' (qv), 'Bill Paxton' (qv), 'Sam Elliot' (qv), 'Michael Biehn' (qv), 'Brad Pitt' (qv), 'Girard Swan' (qv) and 'Leonardo DiCaprio' (qv).
  • He was named after a friend of his father's that was killed in World War II.
  • His first film role was as a Bolivian bandito in the 1969 classic, "Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid". He had no lines and did not receive a credit.
  • He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity at Southwest Texas State University.
  • Born to Merrill Vestal Boothe and his wife Emily Kathryn Reeves.
  • He earned an MFA from Southern Methodist University and went on to become a resident actor at the Oregon Shakespeare Company.
  • Has Native American ancestry.

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