Rod Taylor

Biography: Parents:
William Sturt Taylor and Mona Stewart

Father of CNBC anchor Felicia Taylor (by his second wife, Mary Hilem) .

Most famous film roles were The Time Machine (1960) and The Birds (1963). Also worked with Doris Day on two films, Do Not Disturb and Glass Bottom Boat.

Has been in 5 television series, the first was Hong Kong, arguably his best show, with Bearcats! (1971), Oregon Trail (1977), Masquerade (1983), Outlaws (1986) following. Recurring roles in Falcon Crest and Walker, Texas Ranger (as Alex Cahill's father). Did several episodes of Murder, She Wrote as Jessica Fletcher's Irish friend, Rory Lanahan. Also did multiple episodes of Playhouse 90.

Even though Rod is Australian, he has played Irishmen several times, including Cry of the Innocent, Young Cassidy and Jacqueline Kennedy Onasis (as Jackie's father).

Rod Taylor's Scores

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Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 9 Sep 29, 1989 Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 8 Oct 28, 1988 Frank Agretti / Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 7 Oct 2, 1987 Frank Agretti / Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 6 Oct 3, 1986 Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 5 Oct 4, 1985 Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 3 Sep 30, 1983 Frank Agretti tbd
tbd Falcon Crest: Season 2 Oct 1, 1982 Frank Agretti tbd
tbd The Twilight Zone: Season 1 Oct 2, 1959 Col. Clegg Forbes 8.9