No photo available. Represent George Ellis? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 197,171 this week

George Ellis (II) (1919–1983)

George Ellis was born in 1919 in Newport News, Virginia, USA as George Albert Ellis Jr. He was an actor, known for Honey Britches (1971), The Legend of Blood Mountain (1965) and Moonrunners (1975). He died in 1983 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. See full bio »


(age 64) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Oscar-Nominated Picks for the Best Movie Night Ever

Romance? Excitement? Family fun? Join Aisha Tyler and Dave Karger as they share their picks for your best movie night ever!

Watch now

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of George Ellis's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Honey Britches Harlan P. Craven
Moonrunners Jake Rainey, Bootlegger


Jump to: Actor | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (8 credits)
 1981 When the Circus Came to Town (TV Movie)
 1975 Moonrunners
Jake Rainey, Bootlegger
 1971 Honey Britches
Harlan P. Craven
 1966 Swamp Country (uncredited)
 1965 The Legend of Blood Mountain
Bestoink Dooley
 1958 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series)
- The Joe Credo Case (1958) ... Hall
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 1975 Blood Beast of Monster Mountain
Bestoink Dooley

Did You Know?


He expanded his 1965 role as "Bestoink Dooley" in a small film about Bigfoot made at the Stone Mountain Park in Georgia into a fondly-remembered television series role as a Friday night horror show host of that name on Atlanta's WAGA television in the 1960s and early seventies. Later on he owned a theatre in Atlanta which specialized in art films.

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Recently Viewed