Clu Gulager is an American television and film actor and director, particularly noted for his co-starring role as William H. Bonney (Billy The Kid) in the 1960–1962 NBC television series The Tall Man and for his role as Emmett Ryker in another NBC western series, The Virginian.

He also appeared in Peter Bogdanovich’s The Last Picture Show and the racing film Winning, with Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. Gulager was the protagonist Burt Wilson in the cult horror movie The Return of the Living Dead, starred in McQ with John Wayne, and in director Don Siegel’s The Killers with Lee Marvin and Angie Dickinson. Gulager’s short film A Day with the Boys was nominated for the prestigious Palme d’Or for best short film at the 1969 Cannes Film Festival.

Clu can be seen as his reoccurring role of the bartender in Feast 1,2, and 3.  He can also be seen in Give Til It Hurts, Return of the Living Deadand Tangerine.