Lorne Greene

Biography: Canadian-born Lorne Greene began acting while attending Canada's Queen's University, and after graduation got a job in radio broadcasting. His rich, deep, authoritarian voice quickly propelled him to prominence as Canada's top newscaster.
He left Canada in the early '50s for a film career in Hollywood, and soon began appearing regularly in television, films and on radio. His greatest successes came in two television series, the long-running western Bonanza, in which he played the patriarch of a wealthy frontier family, and the sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica.

Lorne Green died on September 11, 1987 from pneumonia he contracted after heart surgery.

Lorne Greene's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 56 Citizen Gangster
Lowest Metascore: 56 Earthquake
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 2
  2. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
56 Citizen Gangster Apr 27, 2012 Himself: CBC Reporter (1952) 5.4
56 Earthquake Nov 15, 1974 Royce tbd