Bo Hopkins

Biography: BO studied acting under UTA HAGEN and also at the DESILU PLAYHOUSE. His acting abilities earned him an audition with SAM PECKINPAH. This lead to his first film appearance in PECKINPAH'S Western, THE WILD BUNCH.
He has played a variety of roles ranging from dumb yokels to violent outsiders to being good guys like lawmen. He has had some success in TV series. He played ELDRED MCCOY, the Bush Pilot who helped DOC ELLIOT (73-74) and he played MATTHEW BLAISDAL, a geologist who was infatuated with KRYSTLE, played by actress LINDA EVANS, in DYNASTY (1981-88).

Bo Hopkins' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 60
Highest Metascore: 97 American Graffiti
Lowest Metascore: 22 South of Heaven, West of Hell
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 8
  2. Negative: 1 out of 8
8 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
40 Shade Apr 9, 2004 Executive Producer 5.3
22 South of Heaven, West of Hell Dec 15, 2000 Doc Angus Dunfries 5.7
54 U Turn Oct 3, 1997 Ed 8.5
59 Midnight Express Oct 6, 1978 Tex 8.5
97 American Graffiti Aug 11, 1973 Joe 8.3
60 White Lightning Aug 8, 1973 Roy Boone tbd
55 The Getaway Dec 13, 1972 Frank Jackson tbd
95 The Wild Bunch Jun 18, 1969 Crazy Lee tbd