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Also Known As: Died: February 7, 2001
Born: October 31, 1912 Cause of Death: congestive heart failure
Birth Place: Uvalde, Texas, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Roy Rogers: King of the Cowboys (1992) as Herself
Join America's premier singing cowboy along with his best gal Dale Evans and his wonder-horse Trigger for adventures on the trail. Includes five of Roy's best feature-length Westerns along with 10 episodes of his TV show "The Roy Rogers Show: The King of the Cowboys" (1951-1957).
2.
South of Caliente (1951) as Doris Stewart
Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), owner of a transportation service for moving race horses from track to track, prepares to take a number of thoroughbreds to the Pan American fair races at Monterey. Among them is "Dancing Girl", a fine mare owned by Doris Stewart (Dale Evans), who is being forced to sell the horse in order to keep her ranch. Doris and her trainer, Dave Norris (Douglas Fowley), accompany Roy and his outfit to the border at Caliente, where they are approached by Rosina (Charlita), a young gypsy fortune teller who begs Roy not to continue the trip. After crossing the border, Roy and his men are attacked by masked bandits, the horses are stolen and the stable boy (Willie Best) is murdered. Accompanied by Doris and his sidekick Pinky (Pinky Lee) and the a Mexican Commandante (Leonard Penn), Roy goes to the gypsy camp to find Rosita. She is not there but Roy spots the stolen thoroughbreds hidden among a herd of wild horses near the camp. He also finds the dead body of a horse that appears to be "Dancing Girl." The loss of the horse means ruin for Doris, who is unaware that Norris and his crooked partner, Studsy (Frank Richards), killed a mare resembling her horse and left it where Roy could find it.
3.
Pals of the Golden West (1951) as Cathy Marsh
A border patrolman fights to stop smugglers from bringing in diseased cattle.
4.
Twilight in the Sierras (1950) as Deputy Patricia Callahan
Roy is a United States Marshal tracking down a counterfeiting ring and hunting down a mountain lion. Songs: "It's One Wonderful Day," "Rootin' Tootin' Cowboy," "Pancho's Rancho" and the title song.
5.
Trigger, Jr. (1950) as Kay Harkrider
A lawbreaker uses a killer horse to set up a protection racket preying on local ranchers.
6.
Bells of Coronado (1950) as Pam Reynolds
Roy is an insurance investigator looking into the theft of uranium ore. He must prevent the thieves from taking off in a plane with the stolen ore. It includes the songs "Bells of Coronado," "Got No Time for the Blues," and "Save a Smile for a Rainy Day."
7.
Down Dakota Way (1949) as Ruth Shaw
Rancher H. T. McKenzie (Roy Barcroft) is informed by veterinarian George Fredericks (Emmett Vogan) that his cattle are carriers of the hoof-and-mouth disease and must be destroyed. McKenzie hires Steve Paxton (Byron Barr) to kill the vet and steal his report. Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers) and the Riders of the Purple Sage (Foy Willing, Darol Rice, George Bamby and Al Sloey) on their way to the Cheyenne Rodeo, detour through Sun Rock so that Roy can visit his old schoolteacher Dolly Paxton (Elisabeth Risdon), Steve's stepmother. Roy becomes involved in the chase of Steve by Sheriff Holbrook (Montie Montana). Ruth Shaw (Dale Evans) tells Roy that the schoolboard has fired Dolly because of Steve, and that she has turned into a crushed and bitter woman still willing to defend her stepson. Roy discovers a McKenzie calf with symptoms of hoof-and-mouth which puts him on the trail of McKenzie.
8.
Susanna Pass (1949) as Kay "Doc" Parker
The bad guys dynamite a fish hatchery. They're trying to put the hatchery out of business so they can get possession of oil underneath the lake. Roy is a game warden investigating the dynamiting. Songs include the title, "A Good, Good Mornin',"Brush Those Tears From Your Eyes," and "Two-Gun Rita."
9.
The Golden Stallion (1949) as Stormy Billings
Bandits use a specially designed horseshoe to smuggle diamonds.
10.
The Trespasser (1947) as Linda Coleman
11.
Apache Rose (1947) as Billie Colby
The Vegas own an oil rich ranch and Calhoun is after the mineral rights. He gets Carlos Vega to run huge gambling debts. When Carlos' sister who is half owner arrives, Calhoun tries to have her killed. Roy finds a clue and this leads him to Calhoun's offshore gambling ship.
12.
Bells of San Angelo (1947) as Lee Madison
Gridley is mining silver from an old Mexican mine and bringing it into the USA thru a passage into his worthless mine. Border guard Rogers suspects Gridley and finally finds the secret entrance to the Mexican mine. He sends Lee Madison for help only to have her captured by Gridley. Trigger brings help that takes care of Gridley's men and now Roy has to rescue Madison.
13.
Slippy McGee (1947) as Mary Hunter
14.
Home in Oklahoma (1946) as Connie Edwards
A small-town editor and a big-city reporter investigate a wealthy rancher's mysterious death.
15.
Out California Way (1946) as
An interesting oddity in Republic's B-western series but certainly not the first or only time the studio used a movie set as the backdrop of a plot line. Newcomer Monte Hale (Monte Hale) is tying to just get a job in western films when he meet young Danny McCoy (Bobby Blake) and his sister Gloria (Adrian Booth). Danny is trying to get his horse, "Pardner" into films. Monte sings a song and "Pardner" does some tricks and a casting director notices. Monte gets a singing-cowboy role and the horse gets a bit, but there is an accidental explosion, engineered by western star George Sheridan (John Dehner), who is jealous of Monte, and the horse is badly scared and blows his lines. Monte takes care of Sheridan in some hand-to-hand fisticuffs and "Pardner", trouper that he is, recovers and performs as expected. Republic contractees Roy Rogers and Dale Evans drop by and sing a song while "Trigger" upstages "Pardner" with some tap-dancing, and Donald Barry and Allan Lane drop by and say 'hidy."
16.
Song of Arizona (1946) as Claire Summers
Gabby's ranch for wayward boys is in financial trouble. One of his boys, Chip is hiding stolen money sent by his father the outlaw leader King Blaine. After Blaine is killed, Chip decides to pay off Gabby's debt with this money, but trouble arises when the remaining gang members arrive looking for the loot.
17.
Under Nevada Skies (1946) as Helen Williams
Rodeo star Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), returning with his horse "Trigger" to his home town, finds old Tom Craig (Leyland Hodgson) murdered and offers his aid to "acting sheriff" Gabby Whittaker (George Hayes). Roy meets Helen Williams (Dale Evans), new singer at the Trading Post club, who is on her way to see Craig about a family-heirloom crest which he has stolen from her father. Arthur Courtney (Douglass Dumbrille)is informed by his henchmen that Craig is dead but they were unable to find the crest since Gabby, Helen and Roy had appeared on the scene. He orders them to get rid of Roy and Helen. After narrowly missing being killed while on their way to an Indian pow-wow, Roy and Gabby go to the Craig ranch where they discover an old clock and the crest hidden it it. They are taken captive by Courtney's henchmen and watch Courtney press a catch on the crest and take out a piece of paper. A fight ensues and The Sons of the Pioneers (Bob Nolan, Tim Spencer, Hugh Farr, Karl Farr and "Shug" Fisher) and Roy's Indian friends come to Roy's and Gabby's aid.
18.
Roll on Texas Moon (1946) as Jill Delaney
To get the Delaney ranch Cole's henchman Anders has started a phony range war between the cattlemen and sheepmen. After killing Delaney, he tries to kill his daughter Jill and then Roy who was sent to investigate the war. But the failed attempts gives Roy the information he needs.
19.
Heldorado (1946) as Carol Randall
Roy Rogers (Roy Rogers), a Nevada State Ranger Captain in charge of the Rangers Reclamation Service, makes a trip to Las Vegas for the annual Heldorado Frontier Days Festival, as he wants to help his old friend Gabby Whittaker (George Hayes) who originated the idea (at least, in this film).In Las Vegas, Roy meets heiress Carol Randall, who has been selected as the Queen of the Heldorado. Roy is informed that the F.B.I. wants an immediate investigation of the counterfeit thousand dollar bills that are being passed over the gambling tables at the casino.
20.
My Pal Trigger (1946) as Susan Kendrick
A cowboy fights to clear his name when he's accused of shooting a friend's horse.
21.
Rainbow Over Texas (1946) as Jackie Dalrymple
A cowboy star takes on bandits during a personal appearance in his hometown.
22.
Utah (1945) as Dorothy Bryant
When ranch foreman Roy learns the new ranch owner Dorothy Bryant and her friends are arriving, he directs them to Gabby's rundown ranch. He figures they will be discouraged and return East. But the plan backfires when Dorothy, thinking her ranch worthless, sells the real ranch at a fraction of it's value.
23.
The Big Show-Off (1945) as June Mayfield
Joe Bagley (Lionel Stander),owner of the Blue Heaven Club,tries to foster a romance between shy pianist Sandy Elliott (Arthur Lake)and band vocalist June Mayfield(Dale Evans.) Joe tells June that Sandy is really a professional,masked wrestler known as "The Devil." Wally Porter (George Meeker),also in love with June doesn't believe the story. The real wrestler breaks a leg in a match and Sandy,in order to keep up the ruse now has to wear a cast on his leg.June attends a match and hears the real Devil announce his engagement to another girl.
24.
Hitchhike to Happiness (1945) as Alice Chase, also known as Mary Kelly
25.
Sunset in Eldorado (1945) as Lucille Wiley/Kansas Kate
The story involves a rather odd flashback by Dale who is visiting El Dorado, home of her grandmother. She dreams about her grandmother's adventures including a romance with a cowboy who looks very much like Roy. Roy, of course, also exists in the present for Dale. Songs include "Go West, Young Man," "Lady Who Wouldn't Say Yes," and "Belle of the El Dorado."
26.
Don't Fence Me In (1945) as Toni Ames
A lady reporter travels West to dig up the truth about a long dead bandit.
27.
Man from Oklahoma (1945) as Peggy Lane
Roy spends most of this movie resucing Dale from terrible fates. The film includes a reenactment of land rush opening the Oklahoma Territory. Songs include "I'm Beinning to See the Light," "Cherro, Cherro, cherokee," "I'm Gonna Have a Cowboy Wedding," and "Dragin' the Wagon."
28.
Along the Navajo Trail (1945) as Lorry Alastair
U.S. Deputy Marshal Roy investigates the disappearance of a government agent who has come to Dale's father's Lazy A Ranch. The bad guys want the land the ranch sits on because they know an oil pipeline is planned through this location. Songs include the title song and the famous "Cool Water."
29.
Bells of Rosarita (1945) as Susan Farnum
Dale Evans inherits a circus, but her dead father's partner (Grant Withers) is trying to take it away from her. Roy and Bob Nolan are filming a movie on location at the circus. They and a number of other western movie stars come to Dale's aid, putting on a show and catching the bad guys.
30.
San Fernando Valley (1944) as Dale Kenyon
A ranch owner fires his ranch hands and brings in women to replace them. The owner's daughter wants the male hands back and comes up with a plan to do it. They will rustle the horses and when the women hands are unable to find them, they will bring them in and get their old jobs back. But the two hands that steal the horses sell them and then claim they were robbed.
31.
The Yellow Rose of Texas (1944) as Betty Weston
Insurance Investigator Roy is looking for Weston and the missing money he supposedly obtained in a robbery. When he catches him and listens to his story, he changes his mind about him. A freak accident locates the missing money box and they find the seal unbroken. Roy then announces the box will be opened at the showboat that evening.
32.
Casanova in Burlesque (1944) as Barbara Compton
33.
Song of Nevada (1944) as Jenny Barrabee
When John Barrabbee's plane makes an emergency landing, he wanders off and joins Roy's cattle drive. Later he learns he was killed when his plane resumed its flight and crashed. He also learns his daughter is going to sell his ranch and marry a man he dislikes. So he gives Roy a job on the ranch and sends him off to see if he can prevent both of these events while he remains in hiding.
34.
Lights of Old Santa Fe (1944) as Marjorie Brooks
Sandwiched in between the numerous musical numbers, the Gabby Whittaker and Madden rodeo's are competing for bookings. When Gabby gets a date in Albuquerque, Madden has his man destroy his equipment. Roy finds a broken rawhide rope at the scene and uses it to bring Madden to justice.
35.
The Cowboy and the Senorita (1944) as Ysobel Martinez
Outlaws conceal a gold mine's true worth from the man who inherited it.
36.
Here Comes Elmer (1943) as Jean Foster
37.
Swing Your Partner (1943) as Dale Evans
38.
In Old Oklahoma (1943) as "Cuddles" Walker
Cowboy Dan Somers and oilman Jim "Hunk" Gardner compete for oil lease rights on Indian land in Oklahoma, as well as for the favors of schoolteacher Cathy Allen.
39.
Hoosier Holiday (1943) as Dale Fairchild
40.
The West Side Kid (1943) as Gloria Winston
41.
Girl Trouble (1942) as Ruth
42.
Orchestra Wives (1942) as Hazel
A woman falls in love with a musician in a band and learns about life as an orchestra wife.

Music (feature film)

43.
28 Days (2000) as Song ("Happy Trails")
Gwen Cummings is a successful New York writer living life in the fast lane and everyone's favorite party girl. She shares this roller-coaster lifestyle of hopping from dance club to bar to hangover with boyfriend Jasper--handsome, magnetic and equally attracted to life on the wild side. Life is just an execise in debauchery--until Gwen's ungraceful display at her sister Lily's wedding, when she gets drunk, commandeers the limo and earns herself a DUI and 28-days in court ordered rehab. There Gwen comes face to face with a unique set of rules (like no cell phones) and rituals (like chanting) embraced by an assortment of fascinating fellow re-habbers. A jaded city-girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell, who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look herself Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually begins the long struggle to take back her life.
44.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Song Performer ("Sleigh Ride" "Jingle Bells")
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
45.
Roy Rogers: King of the Cowboys (1992) as Song Performer
Join America's premier singing cowboy along with his best gal Dale Evans and his wonder-horse Trigger for adventures on the trail. Includes five of Roy's best feature-length Westerns along with 10 episodes of his TV show "The Roy Rogers Show: The King of the Cowboys" (1951-1957).
46.
Rio Grande (1950) as Composer
A cavalry unit located on the Mexican border must control Indian uprisings.
47.
Saddle Pals (1947) as Composer
48.
The Big Show-Off (1945) as Composer
Joe Bagley (Lionel Stander),owner of the Blue Heaven Club,tries to foster a romance between shy pianist Sandy Elliott (Arthur Lake)and band vocalist June Mayfield(Dale Evans.) Joe tells June that Sandy is really a professional,masked wrestler known as "The Devil." Wally Porter (George Meeker),also in love with June doesn't believe the story. The real wrestler breaks a leg in a match and Sandy,in order to keep up the ruse now has to wear a cast on his leg.June attends a match and hears the real Devil announce his engagement to another girl.

Cast (special)

49.
America's Music: The Roots of Country (1996) as Interviewee
Multi-part special tracing the evolution of America's country music, from its origins in Appalachia to its current preeminence in concert halls and record stores.
50.
Women of Country, The (1993)
A special celebrating the history and evolution of female artistry in country music over the last century.
51.
Bob Hope: The First Ninety Years (1993)
A gala special celebrating the 90th birthday of Bob Hope.
52.
Tribute to the Singing Cowboy, A (1993)
Special honoring singing cowboys and the music of the West. Includes vintage clips, nostalgic anecdotes and tribute performances to the singing legends.
53.
Roy Rogers: King of the Cowboys (1992)
Documentary tracing the life and career of western star Roy Rogers. Includes use of home movies, family photos, posters and movie clips.
54.
Holiday Greetings From the Ed Sullivan Show (1992)
A Christmas special featuring holiday performances presented on "The Ed Sullivan Show," which aired on CBS from 1948 to 1971.
55.
Republic Pictures Story, The (1991) as Interviewee
A documentary on the Republic Pictures studios. Includes film clips and interviews with various celebrities who appeared in these films.
56.
Randy Travis -- Happy Trails (1991)
A special featuring a trail ride through Montana with Randy Travis and other country music performers, including Dale Evans and Roy Rogers.
57.
61st Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1989)
Live coverage of the sixty-first annual Academy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Civic Auditorium in Los Angeles. Highlights include: an opening production number which recreates Hollywood's glittering past and such landmarks as the Cocoanut Grove and the Chinese Theater; a tribute to the great musi
58.
When the West Was Fun: a Western Reunion (1979)
The program salutes the golden age of television westerns.
59.
Happy Birthday, America (1976)
A Fourth of July bicentennial spectacular from the National Broadcasting Company.
60.
Mickie Finns Finally Present How the West Was Lost, The (1975) as Narration
A comical tribute to the magic and mythos of the American cowboy.
61.
Saga of Sonora (1973) as Narration
A musical fantasy about Sonora, a ghost town of the Old West, that comes to life to relive the adventures of a singing villain with a lust for gold.
62.
Saga of Sonora (1973) as Host
A musical fantasy about Sonora, a ghost town of the Old West, that comes to life to relive the adventures of a singing villain with a lust for gold.

Music (special)

63.
Holiday Greetings From the Ed Sullivan Show (1992) as Song Performer ("Happy Trials" "Christmas On The Plain")
A Christmas special featuring holiday performances presented on "The Ed Sullivan Show," which aired on CBS from 1948 to 1971.
64.
Randy Travis -- Happy Trails (1991) as Song Performer ("Happy Trails")
A special featuring a trail ride through Montana with Randy Travis and other country music performers, including Dale Evans and Roy Rogers.
65.
Randy Travis -- Happy Trails (1991) as Song
A special featuring a trail ride through Montana with Randy Travis and other country music performers, including Dale Evans and Roy Rogers.
66.
Microcops (1989) as Theme Song ("Happy Trails")
Two amoeba-size extraterrestrial police officers chase an intergalactic villain into contemporary America.

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