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TONY DOW BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

Tony Dow was born on April 13th, 1945 in Hollywood, California with the birth name Tony Lee Dow.  His mother, Muriel Montrose was a working stuntwoman who performed in early westerns and his father, John Stevens was a designer and general contractor.  He attended Van Nuys High School and graduated in 1963.     
 
In his youth he excelled in diving and was actually a Junior Olympics diving champion.  He also became a working child actor and is best known for his role on the television sitcom, "Leave it to Beaver" (1957-1963).  After the series ended, he followed with a number of television appearances on such series as "Dr. Kildare", "My Three Sons" and "Mr. Novak".   
 
In 1965 he rook a brief break from acting and joined the National Guard and when he completed his service he studied at journalism school and also worked in contracting and construction.  However, Dow did continue to work as an actor guest starring on more television series such as "The Mod Squad" and "Emergency!". 
 
Tony Dow has also involved himself in the writing side of the industry such as in 1986, writing an episode of "The New Leave it to Beaver" and he even took a chance at directing an episode of "The New Lassie" (1989). 
 
He has married twice, first to Carol Marlow in 1969 and together they had one child before divorcing in 1980.  He then married Lauren Shulkind in 1980 and they have one child together and remain married today.  His latest work was in 2008 on "Mother Goose Parade" and he now focuses his time to building luxury condominiums as well as working as an art sculptor.   

 
Filmography

2008 Mother Goose Parade
1999 Diagnosis Murder 
1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction 
1998 Playing Patti
1995 The Adventures of Captain Zoom in Outer Space
1990 Freddy's Nightmares
1989 Charles in Charge
1983-1989 The New Leave It to Beaver
1987 Back to the Beach 
1983-1987 The Love Boat
1987 Murder, She Wrote 
1987 The New Mike Hammer 
1983 High School U.S.A.
1983 Knight Rider
1983 Quincy, M.E.
1983 Still the Beaver
1982 Square Pegs
1981 The Ordeal of Bill Carney
1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries
1977 The Kentucky Fried Movie
1975 General Hospital
1975 Death Scream
1972 A Great American Tragedy
1972 Emergency!
1971 Mod Squad
1971 Love, American Style
1970 Adam-12
1968 Lassie
1967 NBC Children's Theatre
1965 Never Too Young
1963-1965 Mr. Novak
1964 My Three Sons
1964 The Greatest Show on Earth
1963 The Eleventh Hour
1963 Dr. Kildare
1957-1963 Leave It to Beaver 





Matinee Classics - Leave it to Beaver starring Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow and Jerry Mathers as the Beaver
Matinee Classics - Leave it to Beaver starring Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow and Jerry Mathers as the Beaver
Matinee Classics - Leave it to Beaver starring Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley, Tony Dow and Jerry Mathers as the Beaver


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