Powers Boothe

Powers Boothe

68 (passed away May. 14th, 2017)
Jun. 1st, 1948
Born in
Snyder, Texas
6' 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

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


Powers Allen Boothe was an American television and film actor, known for Deadwood, 24, Nashville, Hatfields & McCoys, and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

  • 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).
  • 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.
  • Has Native American ancestry.
  • He was named after a friend of his father's that was killed in World War II.
  • He was inducted into the Texas Film Hall of Fame in March 2009 in Austin, Tx.
  • Father of 'Parisse Boothe' (qv).
  • Born to Merrill Vestal Boothe and his wife Emily Kathryn Reeves.
  • In September of 1980, in an act of defiance, he showed up at the Emmy Awards ceremony to collect the award he had won for playing Jim Jones. The Screen Actors Guild was in the middle of a strike and members boycotted the ceremony until the strike was settled. He was the only winner in an acting category who showed up. The incident was referenced in the 'James L. Brooks' (qv) film, _I'll Do Anything (1994)_ (qv).

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