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Roy Jenson
Birth: Feb. 9, 1927
Alberta, Canada
Death: Apr. 24, 2007
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. He started his career as a stuntman and went on to perform in a wide variety of genres. He was noted for playing gruff bad guy roles in films to include "Paint Your Wagon," "Will Penny," "Chinatown," "Harper," "Star Trek: The Movie," "Any Which Way But Loose," and "The Getaway." On TV, he appeared on shows including "Star Trek," "Kung Fu" "The Rockford Files," "Kojak," "Little House on the Prairie," "Fantasy Island," as well as recurring roles on "Mannix" and "Gunsmoke." He also played football for UCLA, then professionally in Canada for the Calgary Stampeders, Montreal Alouettes and the BC Lions. He died of cancer. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: May 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19211685
Roy Jenson
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Roy Jenson
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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- J Spencer
 Added: Apr. 7, 2014
Loved you in Star Trek. You whiped the COMS. E plub unim Cloud William. Miss you so much.
- Roger Strout
 Added: Mar. 27, 2014
You were a really good character actor, one of the best at playing heavies. And that is not easy. Probably typecast early, and stayed in that mold throughout your career. I suspect when you weren't menacing someone on screen, you were a pretty nice guy...(Read more)
- Em
 Added: Mar. 11, 2014
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