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Tom Laughlin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tom Laughlin (born August 10, 1931) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, author, educator and political activist. Laughlin is best known for his series of Billy Jack films. He has been married to Delores Taylor since 1954. Taylor has also co-produced and acted in all four of the Billy Jack films. His unique promotion of The Trial of Billy Jack was a major influence on the way films are marketed. In the early 1960s, Laughlin temporarily left his film career behind to start a Montessori preschool in Santa Monica, California; it became the largest school of its kind in the United States. In recent years he has become increasingly involved in politics, running for President of the United States three times (1992, 2004 and 2008). He also has been involved in psychology and domestic abuse counseling, writing several books on Jungian psychology and developing theories on the causes of cancer. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Laughlin, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 10, 1931 In Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Legend of the Book's Tower
Latest Project:
Series ECW on TNN 1999-08-27
Known For
Poster of The Big Sleep
Poster of Billy Jack
Poster of The Born Losers
Poster of Gidget
Series Legend of the Book's Tower Ens. Franklin 2020
Series ECW on TNN 1999-08-27
Series WWE Heat 1998-08-02
Series ECW Pay-Per-View 1997-04-13
Series Early Edition Unknown 1996-09-28
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Series ECW Hardcore TV 1993-04-05
Movie The Big Sleep Lou 1978-03-13
Movie Billy Jack Goes to Washington Billy Jack 1977-04-16
Movie The Master Gunfighter Finley 1975-10-03
Movie The Trial of Billy Jack Billy Jack 1974-11-13
Movie Billy Jack Billy Jack 1971-08-02
Movie The Born Losers Billy Jack 1967-08-18
Movie Like Father, Like Son Chris Wotan 1965-08-01
Movie Tall Story Fred Jensen 1960-04-06
Movie The Proper Time Mickey Henderson 1960-01-01
Series Riverboat Unknown 1959-09-13
Movie Gidget Lover Boy 1959-04-09
Movie South Pacific Lt. Buzz Adams 1958-03-18
Movie Senior Prom Carter Breed III 1958-12-01
Series Man with a Camera Unknown 1958-10-10
Movie The Delinquents Scotty 1957-03-01
Series The Walter Winchell File Unknown 1957-10-02
Series Matinee Theater Unknown 1955-10-31
Series The Millionaire Unknown 1955-01-19
Series Navy Log Unknown 1955-09-20
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Unknown 1951-10-05