Western Star's Parry Lodge, Kanab, UT
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 37° 02.852 W 112° 31.639
12S E 364185 N 4101235
Quick Description: Hundreds of celebrities have been seen at this lodge. Most recently, Willem Dafoe was spotted here.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 11/24/2012 12:30:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMFRNW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Raine
Views: 2

Long Description:
Hundreds, literally hundreds of movie stars have stayed at this lodge in Kanab, Utah.

The Lodge's website boasts: "Parry Lodge has hosted some of the biggest names from the golden age of Hollywood. John Wayne, Frank Sinatra, Olivia De Havilland, Gregory Peck, Maureen O'Hara, Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Robert Taylor, Anne Bancroft, Dean Martin, Lana Turner, Clint Eastwood and Barbara Stanwyck are just a few of the hundreds of stars and character players that stayed at Parry's while filming in the many scenic locales in and around Kanab, Utah."

Since Kanab is a location that is suited for filming Western movies and television shows, celebrities are fairly common here. Some of the most recent movies or documentaries that were filmed in or around Kanab that also had celebrities staying at Parry Lodge were:
2012 - JOHN CARTER OF MARS (celebrity Willem Dafoe, filmed in 2010)
2010 - 127 HOURS (James Franco, amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara)
2008 - THE ATTIC DOOR (celebrities Jake Johnson, Madison Davenport)
2008 - RETURN TO LITTLE HOLLYWOOD (Clint Walker, Ed Faulkner)
2008 - SHOOTIN THE BREEZE (Peter Brown)
2008 - Dogtown (Michael Dix)
2007 - Passage to Zarahemla (Summer Naomi Smart)
2006 - THE MURDER PROJECT (Oz Perkins, Nicole Travolta)

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Parry Lodge
Address: 89 East Center Street,
Kanab, Utah 84741
Telephone: 435.644.2601
Toll-free: 888.289.1722

Here is a partial list of celebrities that have stayed at Parrys Lodge:

Alan Ladd
Ann Baxter
Anne Bancroft
Anthony Quinn
Arlene Dahl
Ava Gardner
Barbara Stanwyck
Ben Johnson
Bob Steele
Brian Donlevy
Brian Keith
Broderick Crawford
Buddy Ebsen
Burgess Meredith
Burl Ives
Burt Reynolds
Charles Coburn
Charlton Heston
Christian Slater
Chuck Conners
Claire Trevor
Claudette Colbert
Clayton Moore
Clint Eastwood
Clint Walker
Dale Evans
Dean Martin
Deanna Durbin
Dennie O'Keefe
Dolores Del Rio
Don Knotts
Dorothy McKinnan
Ed Faulkner
Edmund Gwenn
Eli Wallach
Fess Parker
Forrest Tucker
Frank Sinatra
Fred McMurray
Frederic March
Garry Cooper
George “Gabby” Hayes
George Hamilton
George Obrien
George Peppard
Glenn Ford
Grant Withers
Gregory Peck
Henry Fonda
Jack Elam
Jack Nicholson
James Arness
James Brolin
James Garner
James Stewart
Jane Russell
Jay Silverheels
Joel McCrea
John Agar
John Carradine
John Gavin
John Ireland
John Travolta
John Wayne
Jon Hall
Joseph Cotton
Julie Newmar
Ken Curtis
Kent Taylor
Lana Turner
Lee Majors
Lee Van Cleef
Lex Barker
Linda Blair
Linda Darnell
Madison Davenport
Mamie Van Doren
Margot Kidder
Maria Montez
Mark Wahlberg
Marty Robbins
Maureen O’Hara
Mel Gibson
Merry Anders
Neil Summers
Olivia De Havilland
Omar Shariff
Peggie Castle
Penny Edwards
Peter Graves
Peter Lawford
Preston Foster
Randolph Scott
Raquel Welch
Ray Milland
Raymond Massey
Rhonda Fleming
Robert Fuller
Robert Paige
Robert Preston
Robert Ryan
Robert Taylor
Robert Young
Rod Cameron
Roddy McDowell
Roger Moore
Ronald Reagan
Roy Rogers
Russell Means
Sammy Davis, Jr.
Sidney Portier
Strother Martin
Telly Savalas
Tex Ritter
Tim Conway
Tim Holt
Tim Roth
Tom Mix
Tony Martin
Trevor Howard
Tyrone Power
Veronica Lake
Victor Mature
Virginia Mayo
Wallace Beery
Walter Brennan
Warren Oates
William Dafoe
William Elliott
William Powell
Yvonne De Carlo
Celebrity's Name: Willem Dafoe

Celebrity Description:
Willem J Dafoe was born July 22, 1955 (age 57) in Appleton, Wisconsin and has starred in Platoon, Affliction, Off Limits, Streets of Fire, To Live and Die in L.A., Born on the Fourth of July, The English Patient, The Last Temptation of Christ, Mississippi Burning, Mr. Bean's Holiday, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, The Boondock Saints, Spider-Man, and The Aviator, and voice roles in Fantastic Mr. Fox and Finding Nemo.

Celebrity Type: Actor

Time celebrity was spotted: Not Listed

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