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Route 66 Cast List

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Route 66 cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Route 66 main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Route 66 stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Route 66 focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Route 66 that are on here as well.

This list features items like Martin Sheen and William Shatner

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Route 66?" or "Who starred on Route 66?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

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Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Route 66 Cast List
M*A*S*H, The West Wing, The Big C
Alan Alda (born January 28, 1936) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, comedian and author. A six-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner, he played Hawkeye Pierce in the war ...more
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Glenn Corbett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Route 66 Cast List
The Doctors, Route 66, The Stranger
Glenn Corbett (born Glenn Edwin Rothenburg; August 17, 1933 – January 16, 1993) was an American actor in movies and television for more than thirty years. Corbett came to national attention in ...more
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Martin Milner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Adam-12, Route 66, The Swiss Family Robinson
Martin Sam Milner (December 28, 1931 – September 6, 2015) was an American film, stage, radio, and television actor. Milner is known for his performances on two television series: Route 66, which ...more
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Arthur Hiller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Arthur Hiller, (November 22, 1923 – August 17, 2016) was a Canadian-American television and film director with over 33 films to his credit during a 50-year career. He began his career directing ...more
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George Maharis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Route 66, Search for Tomorrow, Look What's Happened to Rosemary's Baby
George Maharis (born September 1, 1928, Astoria, Queens, New York City) is an American actor who portrayed Buz Murdock in the first three seasons of the TV series Route 66. Maharis also recorded ...more
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Burt Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Gunsmoke, Evening Shade, Win
Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. (February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018) was an American actor, director and producer. He first rose to prominence starring in television series such as Gunsmoke ...more
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James Caan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Las Vegas, The Godfather Saga, Back in the Game
James Edmund Caan (born March 26, 1940) is an American actor. After early roles in The Glory Guys (1965), for which he received a Golden Globe nomination, El Dorado (1967), and The Rain People ...more
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Joey Heatherton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Route 66 Cast List
I Spy, The Jackie Gleason Show, The Nurses
Davenie Johanna "Joey" Heatherton (born September 14, 1944) is an American actress, dancer, and singer. A sex symbol of the 1960s and 1970s, she is best known for her many television ...more
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Julie Newmar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Fantasy Island, McMillan & Wife, The Phil Silvers Show
Julie Newmar (born August 16, 1933) is an American actress, dancer, and singer, known for a variety of stage, screen, and television roles as well as a writer, lingerie inventor, and real estate ...more
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Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Route 66 Cast List
The Simpsons, The West Wing, Captain Planet and the Planeteers
Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez (born August 3, 1940), known professionally as Martin Sheen, is an American actor who first became known for his roles in the films The Subject Was ...more
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Patrick O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Patrick O'Neal The Defenders, The Doris Day Show, The Nurses
Patrick O'Neal is the name of: Patrick O'Neal (actor) (1927–1994), American television, stage and film actor Patrick O'Neal (sportscaster) (born 1967), studio host and reporter for Fox Sports ...more
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Peter Graves is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Mission: Impossible, The Winds of War, Mission: Impossible
Peter Graves (born Peter Duesler Aurness; March 18, 1926 – March 14, 2010) was an American film and television actor. He was best known for his role as Jim Phelps in the CBS television series ...more
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Robert Redford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Route 66 Cast List
The Defenders, The Deputy, Rescue 8
Charles Robert Redford Jr. (born August 18, 1936) is an American retired actor, director, producer, and businessman. He is the founder of the Sundance Film Festival. Redford began acting on ...more
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Ron Howard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Arrested Development, Happy Days, The Andy Griffith Show
Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American filmmaker and actor. Howard first came to prominence as a child actor, guest starring in several television series, most notably in an ...more
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Stefanie Powers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Hart to Hart, McMillan & Wife, Banacek
Stefanie Powers (born Stefanie Zofya Paul; November 2, 1942) is an American actress best known for her role as Jennifer Hart in the American mystery series Hart to Hart, with Robert Wagner, ...more
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Suzanne Pleshette is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Route 66 Cast List
The Bob Newhart Show, G.I. Joe: Sigma 6, Good Morning
Suzanne Pleshette (January 31, 1937 – January 19, 2008) was an American actress and voice actress. Pleshette started her career in the theatre and began appearing in films in the late 1950s and ...more
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Tuesday Weld is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Route 66 Cast List
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis, The Tab Hunter Show, Follow the Sun
Tuesday Weld (born Susan Ker Weld; August 27, 1943) is a retired American actress. She began acting as a child, and progressed to mature roles in the late 1950s. She won a Golden Globe Award for ...more
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William Shatner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Route 66 Cast List
Star Trek: The Original Series, Boston Legal, Star Trek: The Animated Series
William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, director, and singer. In his seven decades of television, Shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain ...more