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Ankrum, David

David Ankrum

David  Wheeler Ankrum was born on May 2, 1947 to actor Morris Ankrum and actress Joan Wheeler in Santa Clara, California.

Ankrum now runs a talent agency in Los Angeles, CA: Schiowitz Connor Ankrum Wolf, Inc.
He has been married to Barbara Ankrum (April 7, 1979). They have two grown children.

Cracking Up~1983 - Bellhop (delivers ice to Jerry Lewis's character, Warren/Dr. Perks)
The Sting II~1983 - Waiter
Star Wars~1977 - uncredited 
     voice of Red Two - Wedge (physically played by Collin Higgins) 'That’s impossible, even for a computer'

     voice of Red Two - Wedge (physically played by Denis Lawson) 'Look at the SIZE of that thing' Antilles (Wedge Antilles is physically portrayed by SWAD alum Denis Lawson)
The Student Body~1976 - LeRoy
The Zebra Force~1976 - Art
Linda Lovelance For President~1975 - Frat Boy #1
Bummer!~1973 - Mike
The Roommates~1973 - Andy
Every Little Crook and Nanny~1972 - uncredited Hippy
Equinox - A Journey Into The Supernatural~1970 - Monster (see Actor Connections - Film)

Film Composer
The Beauties and the Beast~1974

Film Producer
The Victim~2011

Film Thanks
The Victim~2011 (special thanks)

The Big Five~1988 - Robert Kirkland - Bobby's Father
Days of Our Lives~1984-1987; 1992 - Dr. Randall
Moonlighting~1985 - Reporter in Sleep Talkin' Guy
Murder, She Wrote~1984 - Young Doctor in One Good Bid Deserves a Murder
Simon & Simon~1981 - Alan Turner in Deep Cover
Hunter~1984 - Bartender in Pen Pals
ER~1984 - Joe in Only a Nurse
Hardcastle and McCormick~1984 - Mike - Producer in Whatever Happened to Guts?
Wizards and Warriors~1983 - ? in The Kidnap (see Actor Connections - TV)
Bare Essence~1983 - Norman in:
     Hour Four
     Hour Two
Alice~1976 - Man #1 in Guinness on Tap
B.J. and the Bear~1979 - Reporter #2 in The Eyes of Texas
The White Shadow~1979 - Dr. Luria in Sudden Death
Pleasure Cove~1979 - Jack
Tabitha~1977 - Adam Stephens (12 episodes)
Tell Me Where It Hurts~1974 - ?
The Waltons~1972 - Hobgood in The First Day
Barnaby Jones~1973 -
     Receptionist in Echo of a Murder
     Dodge's Grandson in To Catch a Dead Man
Cannon~1971 -
     Man on Beach in Trial by Terror
     Rankin in Child of Fear

TV Writer
Getting by~1994 (My Brilliant Career)
Roc~1991 (Let's Tryst Again)
13 East~1989
Totally Hidden Video~1989 (Really Hot Date)
Charles in Charge~1984 (Duelling Presleys)

Jack and the Beanstalk~ (Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA)

Hearts Are Wild~2011 (thank you)

Social Media
Official Site:
Wedge Speaks

His younger brother Carey (who was a part of the movie Equinox with David and Dennis Muren) died in a surfing accident in 1989.

Originally auditioned for the role of C-3PO

Was a member of the sketch comedy group "Three and a Half" with Hervé Villechaize, Betty Thomas and David Arkin. Performed at The Hollywood Canteen, 1977.

Mid to late 70s - was employed by a special program called the Comprehensive Employment Training Act (CETA) which endowed Los Angeles with funds to create Theatre Arts Proram/Los Angeles (TAPLA), it was attached to the City's Recreation and Parks Department.

Dennis Muren was a childhood friend.

His stepfather was William Challee

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