Dayton Callie is best known for his roles as Charlie Utter on HBO’s drama film Deadwood, former Police Chief Wayne Unser on Sons of Anarchy, and Jeremiah Otto on AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead. He was born in Newark, New Jersey.
Early Life of Dayton Callie
Dayton, the diligent and brilliant actor, was born in the lovely city of Newark, New Jersey, but later moved to the Los Angeles area. During the Vietnam War, he served in the United States Navy. He left the navy to pursue a career in acting.
It was also not easy for him to break into the mainstream film industry. It took him eight years to obtain his first paying acting assignment. In addition, the actor has appeared in a number of free theater plays in New York. He appeared in 28 student films while at New York University.
Career of Dayton Callie
The beautiful actor had his first movie debut as a breakdancer in the 1984 ‘Playboy Channel’ joint feature ‘Preppies.’ Three years later, he appeared in an episode of the CBS sitcom ‘Kate & Allie’ and the TV movie ‘At Mother’s Request.’ He also had uncredited roles in the 1989 feature ‘Alien Space Avenger’ and single episodes of the NBC sitcom ‘Valerie’s Family’ and the series ‘Adam-12.’ He had cameo appearances in several TV shows and the CBS television movie “Return to Green Acres” the following year.
He performed a major role in the 2016 horror thriller ‘Abattoir.’ He first appears as ‘Jebediah Crone,’ a real estate reporter investigating a haunted house, in the first scene. The film’s director, Darren Lynn Bousman, crafted the screenplay with Dayton in mind, although his role received less screen time. They worked together earlier on the film “Alleluia! The Devil’s Carnival.” In 2018, he played Lieutenant O’Shea in the criminal drama ‘City of Lies.’ He also voiced the character ‘Archer’ in the adult cartoon series ‘FX’ and ‘Left 4 Dead 2’ in 2013.
Relationship of Dayton Callie
Susan Peyton, a 75-year-old actor, was formerly married to Dayton Callie. In January 1966, he and his ex-wife Susan exchanged wedding vows, marking the 50th anniversary of their marriage. Regrettably, the glimmers of his married life remain concealed behind the woods, with no details about the intimate parts revealed. From their marriage, the former couple had two children. Eddie Rodriguez is engaged to Nickie Callie, one of their children.
Dayton and Susan were unable to keep their marriage together and divorced for an unknown reason. However, nothing has been said regarding when or how they ended their marriage. He also had on-screen romance in the television series Sons of Anarchy as Wayne Unser. In the film, his plot revolves around his ex-wife Della Unser and their two daughters. He is currently single and comfortable, and his love inclinations are unknown to him.
Net Worth of Dayton Callie
Callie has a $3 million net worth. His principal source of income is acting, and he is most known for his career as Charlie Utter in HBO’s drama picture Deadwood.