Ralph Waite (June 22, 1928 – February 13, 2014) was an American actor and political activist, best known for his lead role as John Walton Sr. on The Waltons (1972–1981), which he occasionally directed.
Ralph Harold Waite (* 22.Juni 1928 in White Plains, New York; † 13. Februar 2014 in Palm Desert, Kalifornien) war ein US-amerikanischer Schauspieler.Seine bekannteste Rolle war die des John Walton aus der Serie Die Waltons.
Ralph Waite, Actor: The Waltons. Ralph Waite was born in White Plains, New York on June 22, 1928. Educated at Bucknell University where he graduated with a BA degree, Waite existed rather aimlessly as a young adult while trying to find his way in the world.
Ralph Waite est un acteur et réalisateur américain né le 22 juin 1928 à White Plains, (État de New York) et décédé le 13 février 2014 à Palm Desert .. Il est particulièrement connu pour avoir joué le rôle de John Walton Senior dans la série La Famille des collines (1972-1981) et ses nombreuses suites, et les rôles de Jackson Gibbs, le père du héros Leroy Jethro Gibbs dans ...
21/10/2020 · "Ralph Waite was fired from his role on due to budgetary issues," the site wrote. "The show had become more expensive as Waite aged, usually at the same time the ratings start to decline." It seems the producers were originally planning to have Season 8 be the final one, and thus would be able to keep all the original cast members.
16/02/2019 · Ralph Waite and Michael Learned in "The Waltons." (YouTube) Learned, who at one point said she was “going to tear up” just thinking about Waite, added the star also had his faults.
13/02/2014 · Actor. He will be best remembered for playing 'John Walton,' patriarch of the family in the TV series The Waltons (1972 to 1981). Following high school, he served with the United States Marine Corps shortly after World War II. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bucknell University and later attended Yale's...