The Greatest Western Movie Stars People In Film
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The Greatest Western Movie Stars

All the greatest Western movie stars of television and film in one list of the best Western stars. Some of these top Western characters were featured in the greatest Western movies ever made, while others starred in classic TV series and mini-series. Whatever the medium, these are the best of the West(ern characters).

The TV Western series, a now almost dead genre of entertainment that was once all the rage, attracting some of the biggest stars in Hollywood to roles where a horse was the supporting actor. These stars were some of the biggest and brightest, not only on TV, but in films as well. From Clint Eastwood (perhaps the biggest Western star of all time) to Steve McQueen (a true outlaw through and through), this list of Western stars brings together the best of the genre in one Western stars list.

Who were the greatest Western movie stars? Who are the classic Western stars? It's time to vote and find out! Vote up your favorite Western TV and movie stars and vote down the ones you think should be run out of town. If your favorite Western movie star isn't on the list, make sure to add them to this list of the best Western stars.
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    most listed
    Clint Eastwood

    1930 More
    100
  2. 2
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    the people's #1
    John Wayne

    1907 More
    100
    added by: mch418
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Steve McQueen

    1930 More
    85
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    1923 More
    84
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Chuck Connors

    1921 More
    76
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    1925 More
    75
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    1924 More
    75
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    1908 More
    73
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    1921 More
    73
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    James Coburn

    1928 More
    72
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    Richard Boone

    1917 More
    72
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    1931 More
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    1920 More
    71
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    1905 More
    70
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    Clint Walker

    1927 More
    70
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    1901 More
    69
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    1918 More
    67
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    1911 More
    65
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    1915 More
    65
    added by: PeteBoyle
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    Randolph Scott

    1898 More
    64
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    1915 More
    64
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    1928 More
    62
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    1936 More
    60
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    1907 More
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    1917 More
    59
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    Walter Brennan

    1894 More
    59
    added by: mch418
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Robert Fuller

    1933 More
    59
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    Robert Conrad

    1935 More
    57
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    George "Gabby" Hayes

    1885 More
    56
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    1903 More
    55
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    Burt Lancaster

    55
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    Pernell Roberts

    1928 More
    54
  34. 34
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    1919 More
    53
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    1905 More
    52
    added by: RodneyBlair
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    1935 More
    51
  37. 37
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    1918 More
    50
    added by: RodneyBlair
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    1907 More
    50
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    1934 More
    50
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    1920 More
    50
    added by: PeteBoyle
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    1955 More
    50
    added by: PeteBoyle
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    1917 More
    49
    added by: mch418
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    1931 More
    49
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    1944 More
    49
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    1939 More
    48
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    1945 More
    48
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    1911 More
    48
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    1929 More
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  49. 49
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    1928 More
    47
    added by: RodneyBlair
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    Ernest Borgnine

    1917 More
    47
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