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Wilford Brimley

Allen Wilford Brimley (born September 27, 1934 in Salt Lake City, Utah) is an American actor. Active since 1968, he has appeared in such films as The China Syndrome and Cocoon. Brimley is also known for appearing in television commercials, including ads for Quaker Oats and (starting in 2001) for Liberty Medical, a medical company which provides supplies for diabetics.