facebook twitter rss
GW Bailey stars in "Major Crimes" on TNT as Detective Lt. Provenza, reprising the role that he played for all seven seasons of the hit drama "The Closer."

GW Bailey's career spans three decades and is a gallery of memorable, distinctive characters. A native Texan, he began his training at Texas Tech University and started his professional career at the prestigious Actor's Theatre of Louisville, Kentucky. He later moved to Los Angeles, where he started his television career in a string of guest-starring
G.W. Bailey in "Major Crimes"
G.W. Bailey Major Crimes
roles on episodic series, in addition to continuing his stage work.

Among his series credits are "M*A*S*H," "The Jeff Foxworthy Show" and "St. Elsewhere." He also starred in several TV movies, such as the award-winning "Double Crossed" and "The Siege at Ruby Ridge."

Bailey's feature career began with the film "Police Academy" and flourished with starring roles in such movies as "Mannequin," "Short Circuit," "Burglar" and "Rustler's Rhapsody," among others. He returned to academia in the mid 1990s and graduated from Texas State University in 1994. He served as artist-in-residence for several years, working occasionally in Hollywood and on the stage in New York.

Bailey's many interests include his work with The Sunshine Kids Foundation, where he is executive director. Sunshine Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to children with cancer. Established in 1982, the foundation is committed to providing positive group activities and emotional support for young cancer patients.



GW BAILEY: FACTS

How tall is GW Bailey? How old is GW Bailey? Find out here.

Age: 70 years old
Birthday: August 27, 1944
Height: 5' 7"
Full Name / Real Name: George William Bailey
Birthplace: Port Arthur, TX
Wife: Eleanor June Goosby (4/2/1966 - 1999, divorced, 2 children)





Jon Tenney in "The Closer" 'Major Crimes' Season 3 Cast Expands — Jon Tenney, Tom Berenger, Bill Brochtrup and Malcolm-Jamal Warner are set to return, while Andrew Daly, Azita Ghanizada, Kathe Mazur and Ransford Doherty are also on tap. Read more...
Nadine Velazquez in "Snitch" Nadine Velazquez Joins 'Major Crimes' Cast — Known for "My Name Is Earl" and "The League," the actress will play Deputy D.A. Emma Rios who is newly assigned to the Phillip Stroh case. Read more...
Tony Denison and Mary McDonnell in "Major Crimes" TNT Books 'Major Crimes' Season 2 — The network has ordered 15 episodes for the sophomore season of cable's #1 new drama for summer 2013. Read more...
SEE ALL GW BAILEY NEWS



Robert Taylor in "Longmire" A&E Renews 'Longmire' for Season 3 — "'Longmire' has become one of the most compelling dramas on television with a devoted audience and we are so proud of the show," said David McKillop. Read more...
Cast of "Leverage" TNT Announces Fall/Winter Schedule — "Leverage" returns November 27 followed by "The Closer," "Rizzoli & Isles" on November 28, "TNT Mystery Movie Night" on November 29 and "Southland" on January 17. Read more...
"Rizzoli & Isles" cast 'Rizzoli & Isles' Season 3 to Return Next Year — The series, following its September 12 summer finale, will return to wrap up its second season with new episodes in November and December. Read more...
SEE ALL MAJOR CRIMES NEWS


 
 
 
prettyclownlady says:
When first open-I was young lady,, i saw that movie that G.W bailey..I feel really think he very very very so HANDSOME he is true.I did was dream of him..Now i don;t need be dream of him..Very silly myself LOL..Just he very very HANDSOME count it of course...I hope he will read my write note..Big smile.
Post a Comment
Display Name
E-mail (optional)
(not displayed with comment)
URL (optional)
Comment
  BB code and links are not permitted.