Dave Tanner

Dave Tanner’s eight films as an actor include the Oscar-winning The Trip To Bountiful.

Dave Tanner Dave with Sam Elliott Roy Rogers autograph Dave playing accordian Grand foyer

He has worked in over 300 radio and TV commercials.

Children know him as “Farmer Dooley” with Barney The Dinosaur.

He was a researcher for Paul Harvey’s The Rest Of The Story.

In his 47 years as a full-time entertainer, he has performed for European royalty, leaders of business and industry, six Texas governors, and three Presidents of the United States.

A 5th-generation Texan from Gainesville, Dave now lives in Irving with his wife Gina.

LOVE that Gainesville Superstar!”
Ron Chapman, KLUV Radio