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Encyclopedia > William Windom (actor)
William Windom playing the role of Dr. Seth Hazlitt on the television series Murder, She Wrote
William Windom playing the role of Dr. Seth Hazlitt on the television series Murder, She Wrote

William Windom, (born September 28, 1923, New York, New York), great-grandson of U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, of the same name, is an American actor, best known for his work on television, including several episodes of The Twilight Zone; playing the character of John Monroe on the sitcom My World and Welcome to It, for which he won an Emmy Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series; and the character Randy Lane in the Emmy-nominated Night Gallery episode "They're Tearing Down Tim Riley's Bar". Image File history File links WilliamWindom01. ... Image File history File links WilliamWindom01. ... Murder, She Wrote was an American mystery television series, starring Angela Lansbury as the lead character, Jessica Fletcher, who was a mystery writer turned professional sleuth. ... September 28 is the 271st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (272nd in leap years). ... 1923 (MCMXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... The United States Secretary of the Treasury is the finance minister of the Federal Government of the United States. ... William Windom (May 10, 1827–January 29, 1891) was an American politician. ... The Twilight Zone original opening The Twilight Zone is an anthology series created (and often written) by its narrator and host Rod Serling. ... My World and Welcome to It was a half-hour situation comedy based on the writings of humorist and cartoonist James Thurber. ... An Emmy Award. ... An Emmy Award. ... Night Gallery was Rod Serlings follow-up to The Twilight Zone, airing on NBC from 1970 to 1973. ... Theyre Tearing Down Tim Rileys Bar is an episode of the anthology television series Night Gallery written by series host and creator Rod Serling. ...


Windom was a regular for a decade on the series Murder, She Wrote, playing the role of Doctor Seth Hazlitt. His initial appearance in the role was in April 1985. The producers enjoyed his work, and consequently invited him to return at the beginning of the second season to take on the role permanently. He briefly left the show to work on another series in 1990, but the show was short lived and he returned to Murder, She Wrote as a semi-regular for the remainder of the series' run. Murder, She Wrote was an American mystery television series, starring Angela Lansbury as the lead character, Jessica Fletcher, who was a mystery writer turned professional sleuth. ...


Filmography

Although William Windom has made guest appearances on many TV shows during his long career, his best known performance has probably been on Star Trek as Commodore Matt Decker in the season 2 episode The Doomsday Machine, a role he reprised in the Star Trek: New Voyages episode "In Harm's Way". True Crime is a 1999 film starring (and directed by) Clint Eastwood. ... Miracle on 34th Street (also titled The Big Heart (UK)) is a 1947 film which tells the story of a gentle old man, working as a Santa Claus at Macys department store in New York City, who contends that he really is Kris Kringle. ... Sommersby DVD cover The 1993 motion picture Sommersby was directed by Jon Amiel and stars Richard Gere, Jodie Foster, Bill Pullman and James Earl Jones. ... Parenthood is a 1989 film starring Steve Martin, Dianne Wiest, Dennis Dugan, Mary Steenburgen, Paul Linke, Jason Robards, Rick Moranis, Tom Hulce, Martha Plimpton, Zachary La Voy, Keanu Reeves, and Joaquin Phoenix. ... Uncle Buck is a 1989 film starring John Candy, Amy Madigan, Jean Louisa Kelly, Gaby Hoffmann, and Macaulay Culkin. ... Shes Having a Baby is an American movie, released in 1988, which was directed by John Hughes. ... Planes, Trains & Automoblies DVD cover Planes, Trains & Automobiles is an American comedy movie produced by Paramount Pictures in 1987. ... Murder, She Wrote was an American mystery television series, starring Angela Lansbury as the lead character, Jessica Fletcher, who was a mystery writer turned professional sleuth. ... Grandview, U.S.A. is a (1984) comedy/drama film starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Carole Cook, Ramon Bieri, John Cusack, Joan Cusack, M. Emmet Walsh, Michael Winslow, and Troy Donahue. ... Separate Ways is a song sung by Journey on their album Frontiers and released as a single on February 5, 1983. ... Blind Ambition is the third episode of Season 4 of Family Guy. ... Second Chance was an ABC game show that aired from March 7 to July 15, 1977. ... Promotional poster for The Man The Man is a 2005 comedy/action/crime film staring Eugene Levy and Samuel L. Jackson. ... Escape from the Planet of the Apes is a 1971 science fiction film that is the second sequel to the Planet of the Apes movie of 1968, the first sequel being Beneath the Planet of the Apes. ... Brewster McCloud is a 1970 movie directed by Robert Altman; it centers around a young recluse who lives in a fallout shelter in the Houston Astrodome building a pair of wings to fly. ... The Gypsy Moths is my favorite Burt Lancaster movie. ... Hour of the Gun (1967), a western movie about Wyatt Earp (James Garner) and Doc Holliday (Jason Robards), attempts more historical accuracy than most accounts of the events, and explores what happened after the gunfight at the O.K. Corral. ... The Americanization of Emily is a 1964 American motion picture drama/comedy adapted for the screen by Paddy Chayefsky from the novel by William Bradford Huie. ... The Farmers Daughter is a 1947 movie which tells the story of a small-town girl from Minnesota who moves to Washington, DC to work as a housekeeper for her local Congressman. ... Book cover artwork for To Kill a Mockingbird has taken many forms over the years which emphasize different symbolisms, themes and plot details from the novel. ... Star Trek collectively refers to an American science-fiction franchise spanning six unique television series (which comprise 726 episodes) and ten (another is currently being made) feature films, in addition to hundreds of novels, computer and video games, fan stories, and other works of fiction — all of which are set... The Doomsday Machine is an episode of Star Trek: The Original Series. ...


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William Windom at AllExperts (340 words)
William Windom (May 10, 1827 – January 29, 1891) was an American politician.
Windom was appointed to the Senate to fill the vacancy in the term ending March 3, 1871, caused by the death of Daniel S. Norton, and served from July 15, 1870, to January 22, 1871, when a successor (Ozora P. Stearns) was elected to fill the term.
Windom was however elected to the regular full term that started March 4, 1871.
William Windom (actor) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (236 words)
William Windom playing the role of Dr. Seth Hazlitt on the television series Murder, She Wrote
Windom was a regular for a decade on the series Murder, She Wrote, playing the role of Doctor Seth Hazlitt.
Although William Windom has made guest appearances on many TV shows during his long career, his best known performance has probably been on Star Trek as Commodore Matt Decker in the season 2 episode The Doomsday Machine, a role he reprised in the Star Trek: New Voyages episode "In Harm's Way".
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