Jimmy Herman (I) (1940–2013)

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Jimmy Herman was born on October 25, 1940 in Cold Lake Reserve, Alberta, Canada. He was an actor, known for Dances with Wolves (1990), Reindeer Games (2000) and North of 60 (1992). He died on September 13, 2013 in Edmonton, Alberta. See full bio »

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Dances with Wolves Stone Calf
Reindeer Games Bartender
North of 60 Joe Gomba


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 2007 Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (TV Movie)
Yellow Bird
 2006-2007 Hank William's First Nation (TV Series)
Uncle Martin
- Graduation Malfunction (2007) ... Uncle Martin
- Duelling Hotties (2006) ... Uncle Martin
- Bear in My Hair (2006) ... Uncle Martin
 2005 Supernatural (TV Series)
Joe Whitetree
- Bugs (2005) ... Joe Whitetree
 2005 Santa's Slay
 2005 Little House on the Prairie (TV Mini-Series)
 2005 Hank Williams First Nation
Uncle Martin
 2005 Distant Drumming: A North of 60 Mystery (TV Movie)
Joe Gomba
 2005 The Collector (TV Series)
Chief Kirk
- The Dreamer (2005) ... Chief Kirk
 2004 Kingdom Hospital (TV Series)
- Death's Kingdom (2004) ... Groundskeeper
 2003 Coyote Waits (TV Movie)
Ashie Pinto
 2003 Michel Vaillant
Chef indien / Native American Chief
 2003 DreamKeeper (TV Movie)
Multnomah Elder
 2003 Boys on the Run
Walter Running Deer
 2003 Another Country (TV Movie)
Joe Gomba
 2002 Skinwalkers the Navajo Mysteries (TV Series)
Ashie Pinto
- Coyote waits (2002) ... Ashie Pinto
 2002 Johnson County War (TV Movie)
 2002 Jeremiah (TV Series)
The Apparition
- The Touch (2002) ... The Apparition
 2001 Dream Storm (TV Movie)
Joe Gomba
 2001 Death Train to the Pacific (TV Movie)
 2000 The Claim
Miner No.3
 2000 Reindeer Games
 2000 Trial by Fire (TV Movie)
Joe Gomba
 1999 Grey Owl
Chief Pete Misebi
 1999 The Jack Bull (TV Movie)
Crow Indian
 1999 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
- Blank Slate (1999) ... Mickey
 1999 In the Blue Ground
Joe Gomba
 1999 Phantom Town (Video)
 1998 HeartBeat: Changing Places (Video)
 1998 Il mio West
Nonno indiano (uncredited)
 1998 The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (TV Series)
Slow Bull
- Before I Wake (1998) ... Slow Bull
 1998 Winnetous Rückkehr (TV Movie)
 1992-1997 North of 60 (TV Series)
Joe Gomba
- Borrowed Time (1997) ... Joe Gomba
- I Shall Not Want (1997) ... Joe Gomba
- A Sparrow Falls (1997) ... Joe Gomba
- If I Have Been Untrue (1997) ... Joe Gomba
- Oil and Water (1997) ... Joe Gomba
 1996 Crazy Horse (TV Movie)
Conquering Bear
 1996 Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (TV Series)
Little Wolf
- Medicine (1996) ... Little Wolf
 1995 Tecumseh: The Last Warrior (TV Movie)
 1994 Tales of the Wild (TV Series)
 1994 Blind Justice (TV Movie)
 1994 The X-Files (TV Series)
- Shapes (1994) ... Ish
 1993 Medicine River (TV Movie)
Lionel James (as Jimmie Herman)
 1993 Geronimo (TV Movie)
Old Geronimo
 1991 Moccasin Flats (TV Short)
 1990 Dances with Wolves
Stone Calf
 1984 John Cat (Short)
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Jimmie Herman

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He moved to Edmonton in 1980 to study at Grant MacEwan College's Native Communications Program. There, he received the Malcolm Calliou Award for his ambition to succeed, and to inspire other Aboriginal Canadians to do the same. After his graduation from Grant MacEwan, he accepted employment with Native Counseling Services of Alberta as a media assistant in the media department. During that time, ... See more »

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