High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Wally Wales (13 November 1895 10 February 1980) was an American film actor who also appeared in many films under the name Hal Taliaferro. HE appeared in over 220 films between 1921 and 1964.WAlly Wales was born Floyd Taliaferro Alderson in Sheridan, Wyoming. HE was raised on his family's ranch, near Birney in Rosebud County, Montana.YOung Floyd's first "outside" job was on a cattle drive for John B. KEndrick. HE also drove a tourist stage for the Buffalo Bill Stage line before drifting west in 1915 ending up in Los Angeles where he went to work as a wrangler on Universal's Ranch.