Cooper Huckabee

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Cooper Huckabee
Born Thomas Cooper Huckabee
(1951-05-08) May 8, 1951 (age 65)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1976–present

Thomas Cooper Huckabee (born May 8, 1951)[1] is an American film and television actor who appeared in The Funhouse, Urban Cowboy, and as Harrison in the 1993 film Gettysburg, among other roles.


Huckaby played Buzz, one of the leading roles, in The Funhouse.[2] He was Marshall, John Travolta's buddy in Urban Cowboy.[3] He shared a starring role in the 1982 CBS made-for-TV movie Country Gold made in Nashville which also featured Loni Anderson, Linda Hamilton, and Earl Holliman.[4] He was Henry T. Harrison, the spy, in Gettysburg.[5]

He has also had several guest appearances on various TV series, including ER and The Shield. Huckabee turned in a memorable performance as Euple Byrd, the first husband of country music legend Tammy Wynette in the made-for-TV movie Stand By Your Man.[6] Recently Huckabee appeared in The Killers video for Dustland Fairytale.[7] Huckabee has a recurring role in the TV series True Blood and portrays Joe Lee Mickens.[8]

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