Articles, Interviews, Awards

Articles & Interviews


“Hollywood Star Walk, Dennis Weaver” — Dennis McLellan in the Los Angeles Times, February 28, 2006
“Dennis Weaver” – Archive of American Television. Interview and 5-part video.
“Dennis Weaver” – Wikipedia
“McCloud” – Wikipedia. “McCloud Episode Titles and Air Dates” –
Gunsmoke Star Dennis Weaver Interview. YouTube
“Gunsmoke/Dennis Weaver” –


“Earthship: Dennis Weaver’s Proof You Can Build Greener” – Ovidiu Sandru, The Green Optimistic, October 22, 2009
“Weaver Home Has Ecology in Mind” – Ruth Ryon in the Los Angeles Times, November 12, 1989
“Earthship. build a house out of tires and dirt.” YouTube video and Google Video with Dennis Weaver.
“2012 Denver Post Summer Escapes: Ridgway, Colorado” – Kyle Wagner, May 2012


Nourish the Children, L.I.F.E. (Love is Feeding Everyone), Institute of Ecolonomics
Institute of Ecolonomics, founded by Dennis Weaver


“Dennis Weaver, 81, Sidekick on ‘Gunsmoke,’ Dies” – Felicia R. Lee, New York Times, February 28, 2006
“Actor Dennis Weaver dies at 81” – NBC Today – AP, February 27, 2006
“Dennis Weaver,” 1924-2006 – People Magazine, March 13, 2006
“Dennis Weaver” – eNotes. With filmography, references, external links.


1958 Emmy. Nominated Best Continuing Supporting Actor, “Gunsmoke.”
1959 Emmy. Won, Best Supporting Actor, “Gunsmoke.”
1973 Ralph Morgan Award, Screen Actors Guild.
1974 Emmy. Nominated Best Lead Actor, “McCloud.”
1975 Emmy. Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor, “McCloud”
1981 Cowboy Hall of Fame.
1981 Best Acting awards, Cowboy Hall of Fame for “Ishi” and “Centennial.”
1981 Bronze Wrangler Award, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City
1984 Golden Boot
1986 Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.
1987 Won. Humanitarian Award, Film Crystal Awards.
1988 Honorary “Doctor of Humanities” degree, Ryokan College.1990
1990 Humanitarian Award, The Inside Edge
1990 Louella Parsons Award, Hollywood Women’s Press Association
2001 Bronze Wrangler. Won, Television Feature Film, “The Virginian”

Speaking and Representations

Great Western Bank, spokesperson
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), Rio
Windstar’s “Choice for the Future” symposium, Aspen, Colo.
NBC special, “Earthday”
International Environmental Film Festival, Boulder, Colo.
Earth Communications Office (ECO), Board of Directors
Center for Environmental Solutions, Board of Directors
Institute of Ecolonomics, founder
Calgary Stampede, Calgary, Canada. Grand Marshall