Harry Carey, Jr. is an American film actor. He appeared in over 90 films. He is mostly remembered for appearing in Western films?notably those by his friend John Ford — and in television programs.
Carey, Jr. was born Henry G. Carey in Saugus, California, the son of acclaimed actor Harry Carey and actress Olive Fuller Golden. As a boy he was nicknamed "Dobe", by which he is still known to family, friends, and a large number of fans.
A respected character actor, like his father, he acted in a large number of Western genre films. They both appeared in the acclaimed 1948 film, Red River, though they never shared a scene. Harry Carey, Jr. served with the United States Navy during World War II. Carey made four films with acclaimed film director Howard Hawks: Red River, Monkey Business, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and Rio Bravo. He also made 10 movies with actor John Wayne, starting with Red River and ending with Cahill U.S. Marshal .