Davis Roberts
Davis Roberts
Davis Roberts in 1960's screenshot
Vital Information
Gender: Male
Ethnicity Black
Birthname: Roabert A. Davis
Born: (1917-03-07)March 7, 1917
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
Died July 10, 1993(1993-07-10) (aged 76)
Deathplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Years active: 1947-1993, his death
Family/Personal information
Character/series involvement
Appeared on/
Involved with:
Sanford and Son
Episodes appeared in: 3 in Seasons 2-3
Character(s) played: Dr. Caldwell
Sanford and Son retro Wiki Script

Actor Davis Roberts (born Robert A. Davis March 7, 1917-died July 18, 1993), portrayed Dr. Caldwell in three episodes in the second and third seasons of Sanford and Son.

Throughout his career, Roberts, a native of Mobile, Alabama, appeared in over 30 feature films, including: In a Lonely Place (1950); The Killers (1964) written by Star Trek executive producer Gene L. Coon and featuring Ronald Reagan in his last film role; The Chase (1966) with Steve Ihnat; Westworld (1973) with Majel Barrett, Charles Seel, Alan Oppenheimer, Kenneth Washington and Paul Sorensen; Demon Seed (1977), with Fritz Weaver, Gerrit Graham, Michael Dorn and Felix Silla; and John Schlesinger's Honky Tonk Freeway (1981), which featured Teri Garr, Jerry Hardin and Jeffrey Combs. He also appeared in the mini-series Roots, which starred LeVar Burton, as well as many television series, including I Dream of Jeannie, Mission: Impossible, Gunsmoke, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Sanford and Son, and All in the Family.

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