Tony Dow

  • Birth Name: Tony Lee Dow
  • Birth Place: Hollywood, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Sculptor

Fast Facts

  • Is the son of Hollywood stuntwoman Muriel Dow, who was actress Clara Bow's double.
  • Was a decorated swimmer and diver as a youth.
  • Has worked as a director, builder, producer and sculptor.
  • As a sculptor, has shown at numerous galleries and festivals; his "Unarmed Warrior" sculpture appeared at an exhibition at the Louvre in 2008. 
  • Remained close to his Leave It to Beaver cast mates after the show went off the air: Barbara Billingsley, his TV mom, had one of his sculptures displayed at her home.
  • Was diagnosed with clinical depression; has appeared in self-help videos on the subject.


  • Carol Marlow — Ex-wife
  • Muriel Dow — Mother
  • Christopher Dow — Son
  • Lauren Dow — Wife