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Ethan Wayne


Youngest son of John Wayne who started his acting job at age 21. He debuted in The Blues Brothers and afterwards made an appearance in The Daring and the stunning. He was called after his father’s personality in the Searchers, Ethan Edwards. He started carrying out stuntwork before embracing television, and made an appearance in several applications, but mostly worried himself with protecting his father’s legacy. He provides two sisters, three half-brothers and a half-sister. He is at the 1981 slasher film Scream, which starred Pepper Martin.

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Full Name Ethan Wayne
Date Of Birth February 22, 1962
Place Of Birth Los Angeles, CA
Height 1.8 m
Profession Movie Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Gina Rivadenegry
Parents John Wayne, Pilar Pallete
Siblings Patrick Wayne, Marisa Wayne, Michael Wayne, Aissa Wayne, Mary Antonia Wayne LaCava, Melinda Wayne Munoz
Movies Bombshell, The Alamo: 13 Days to Glory, Man Hunt, Scream, Big Jake, Escape From El Diablo, Cobra Mission
TV Shows The New Adam-12
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1He has been President of John Wayne Enterprises since the death of his older half-brother, Michael Wayne in 2003.
2Nephew of Robert E. Morrison
3Uncle of Brendan Wayne
4Brother of Aissa Wayne and Marisa Wayne
5Along with the Flynns (Errol Flynn and Sean Flynn), John and Ethan Wayne comprise one of the rare father-son teams involved in on-screen whippings. John was bound to a yoke and lashed in 1955's The Conqueror (1956) and Ethan was tied by his wrists in a barn and flogged in 1985's The Manhunt (1984).
6Named after the character his father played in The Searchers (1956).
7Half-brother of Patrick Wayne, Michael Wayne, Toni Wayne, and Melinda Wayne
8Son of John Wayne and Pilar Wayne.



The Bold and the Beautiful1987-2003TV SeriesStorm Logan
Comanche2000Mark Kellogg
Ma il buon Dio è proprio in gamba?1998Gary Clemons
The Last Embrace1997Webster
Bombshell1997Cop No. 4
Suddenly Susan1997TV SeriesDr. Byron Glaser
La signora della città1996TV MovieHarrison Scott
Más allá del horizonte1994TV SeriesJuan Pedraza
Missione d'amore1993TV Mini-SeriesGiorgio
Piazza di Spagna1992TV Mini-SeriesArnaldo
The New Adam-121989-1991TV SeriesOfficer Matt Doyle / Matt Doyle
Jesse Hawkes1989TV Series
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory1987TV MovieEdward Taylor
Operation Nam1986Mike
The Best Times1985TV SeriesBodie Oates
The Manhunt1984Stranger (as John Ethan Wayne)
California Cowboys1984Sundance
Knight Rider1984TV SeriesDanny Duvall
B.J. and the Bear1981TV SeriesEric Jeffers
Big Jake1971Little Jake McCandles (as John Ethan Wayne)
Rio Lobo1970uncredited



Red State2011stunts
Baby Geniuses1999stunts
The Return of the Living Dead1985stunts
The Blues Brothers1980stunts



The Dying Western2009Short special thanks



The Cowboy2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Home & Family2015TV SeriesHimself
CBS This Morning2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Pawn Stars2013TV SeriesHimself
The Personal Property of John Wayne2011Video documentaryHimself
The Duke at Fox2011Documentary shortHimself
100 Years of John Wayne2007TV Short documentaryHimself
John Wayne: On Board with the Duke1997Video documentaryHimself
The $10,000 Pyramid1987TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Greats1984TV Series documentaryHimself

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