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Jay Ripley

Jay Ripley was born on September 1, 1953 in the USA. He is an actor, known for True Grit (1969), Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny (1972) and Petticoat Junction (1963). See full bio »


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True Grit Harold Parmalee
Petticoat Junction Willie / Claude Tweedy / Tad Whipple


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 1981 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Deputy Wilbur Fudge
- The Legacy (1981) ... Deputy Wilbur Fudge
 1979 The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again
Young Soldier #2 on Train
 1978 How the West Was Won (TV Series)
Jess Mudd
- Mormon Story (1978) ... Jess Mudd
- Buffalo Story (1978) ... Jess Mudd
 1974 Shootout in a One Dog Town (TV Movie)
Little Edgar
 1972-1973 The Waltons (TV Series)
2nd Man / Sam Holden
- The Prize (1973) ... 2nd Man
- The Carnival (1972) ... Sam Holden
 1972 Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny
Santa Claus (as Jay Clark)
 1971 The Partridge Family (TV Series)
- Days of Acne and Roses (1971) ... Wendell
 1971 Room 222 (TV Series)
Mathew Palmer
 1970 Norwood
 1964-1969 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Willie / Claude Tweedy / Tad Whipple
- Sorry Doctor, I Ain't Takin No Shots (1969) ... Claude Tweedy (as Jay Clark)
- Betty Jo's Bike (1966) ... Willie
- Hooterville a Go Go (1965) ... Willie
- Bedloe Gets His Comeuppance (1965) ... Willie
- Betty Jo's Dog (1964) ... Willie
 1969 True Grit
Harold Parmalee
 1966-1968 The Virginian (TV Series)
Perkins / Dawkins
- Seth (1968) ... Perkins (as Jay Clark)
- The Long Way Home (1966) ... Dawkins
 1967 A Time for Killing
 1966-1967 Pistols 'n' Petticoats (TV Series)
Buster / Buster Turner
- The Golden Fleece (1967) ... Buster
- A Crooked Line (1966) ... Buster Turner
 1966 Duel at Diablo
Tech (uncredited)
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
- Holloway's Daughters (1966) ... Jerry
 1965 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Ned Moore
- Two Tall Men (1965) ... Ned Moore
 1965 Bonanza (TV Series)
Larry Newell
- A Good Night's Rest (1965) ... Larry Newell
 1965 Karen (TV Series)
- Young at Heart (1965) ... Avery
- Avery's Coming (1965) ... Avery
 1964 Young Fury
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Jay Ripley Clark | Jay Clark

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