Don Bexley (1910–1997)

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Don Bexley was born on March 10, 1910 in Jamestown, Virginia, USA as Donald Thomas Bexley. He was an actor, known for Sanford and Son (1972), T.J. Hooker (1982) and What's Up, Doc? (1972). He was married to Patricia Bergeron, Gillian and Ruth. He died on April 15, 1997 in Hampton, Virginia. See full bio »


(age 87) in Hampton, Virginia, USA

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Sanford and Son Bubba Bexley
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Hunter Kirby / Alf


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 1990-1991 True Colors (TV Series)
Hank / Grady
- Seems Like Old Times (1991) ... Hank (as Don 'Bubba' Bexley)
- High Anxiety (1990) ... Grady (as Don 'Bubba' Bexley)
 1991 The Royal Family (TV Series)
- New Beginnings (1991) ... Elston (as Don 'Bubba' Bixley)
 1986-1991 Hunter (TV Series)
Kirby / Alf
- Cries of Silence (1991) ... Alf
- The Bogota Million (1988) ... Kirby
- Renegade (1988) ... Kirby
- Hot Pursuit: Part 1 (1987) ... Kirby
- Love, Hate and Sporty James (1986) ... Kirby (as Don 'Bubba' Bexley)
 1988 Vibes
Lou (as Don 'Bubba' Bexley)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
- Return of a Cop (1985) ... Freddie
 1985 Handsome Harry's (TV Movie)
Elmo Sweet
 1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
- Rookie Nookie (1984) ... Heckler
 1984 Cheers (TV Series)
- Coach Buries a Grudge (1984) ... Charlie
 1983 Ace Crawford... Private Eye (TV Series)
Hospital Parametic
- Murder at Restful Hills (1983) ... Hospital Parametic
 1980 Little Miss Marker
 1979 Uptown Saturday Night (TV Movie)
 1979 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Reverend Larry
- The Wedding (1979) ... Reverend Larry
 1979 Beane's of Boston (TV Movie)
Mr. Johnson
 1977 Sanford Arms (TV Series)
Bubba Bexley
- Young Love (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- The Wedding Reception (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- The TV Show (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- The Ernie Williams Memorial Golf Course (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- Phil's Past (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
 1972-1977 Sanford and Son (TV Series)
Bubba Bexley
- School Daze (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- Fred Sings the Blues (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- Funny, You Don't Look It (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- The Lucky Streak (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
- Fred the Activist (1977) ... Bubba Bexley
 1976 Sparkle
 1975 Grady (TV Mini-Series)
Bubba Bexley
- Grady's Night In (1975) ... Bubba Bexley
 1973 Tenafly (TV Series)
Pawn Shop Owner
- Pilot (1973) ... Pawn Shop Owner
 1972 What's Up, Doc?
Skycap (as Donald T. Bexley)
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Alternate Names:

Don 'Bubba' Bexley | Donald T. Bexley | Don 'Bubba' Bixley

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Remained friends with Redd Foxx up until Foxx's death in 1991. While it was assumed that they were around the same age on Sanford and Son (1972), Bexley was more than 12 years older than Foxx in real life. See more »



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