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Born: July 22, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Burlington, Vermont, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Hating Breitbart (2012)
Spending more than two years alongside the late conservative writer and commentator Andrew Breitbart with nearly unlimited access, filmmaker Andrew Marcus paints a vivid picture of a man who refused to be silenced. A new-media innovator, Breitbart was embraced by conservatives for challenging the ru
Mattie Fresno and the Holoflux Universe (2008)
Mattie Fresno endures an uneventful life, until her grandfather--Nobel physicist, Raff Buddemeyer, leaves a videotaped will. Death, according to his unorthodox theory, is no barrier to their relationship and he promises to "always be there." The message triggers a series of hallucinations which quic
Alien Autopsy (2006)
A pair of buddies produce a documentary spoof, claiming the footage is actually from a top secret extra-terrestrial autopsy.
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Charlie's Angels (2004) as Voice Of John Forsythe
A candid look at the events leading up to the creation of the popular TV program and its tumultuous first season when Farrah Fawcett-Majors decided to leave before her contract was up.
Knee High P.I. (2003) as Mcintyre
A thirtysomething dwarf solves crimes with a take-no-prisoners attitude on the criminals - and the ladies! He reluctantly takes his genius younger cousin on as an intern to keep him out of trouble and finds he is a great asset to his detective work. Together they help a former stripper turned widowe
Frank McKlusky, C.I. (2002)
As a child Frank McKlusky watched his daredevil father wipe out in a horribly-conceived motorcycle stunt, and since then, Frank's developed an unhealthy aversion to any kind of risk: he lives with his parents, wears a helmet everywhere he goes, and lives his life strictly by the rules. He was inspir
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Movie (1999) as Loren Bray
Television movie that continues the story of the CBS series "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman." Dr. Mike and her husband Sully, along with the townspeople of Colorado Springs, search for their kidnapped daughter Katie.
Being John Malkovich (1999) as Doctor Lester
A man takes a new job on the 7th-and-a-half floor of an office building and stumbles upon a membranous room that leads inside the head of stage and screen actor John Malkovich. There he can see life through Malkovich's eyes before being systematically ejected from the room and onto the New Jersey tu
UnBowed (1998)
An unlikely romance develops between a Lakota warrior and a young black woman at an 1890s black college.
Just My Imagination (1992)
A small-town school teacher's life changes drasticallly when a rock-and-roll superstar, her former classmate, writes about her in his latest hit.
Chance Of A Lifetime (1991) as Fred Novins
An uptight businesswoman changes her attitude about life when she thinks she has a fatal illness and falls for a dapper widower while on vacation in Mexico.
Instant Karma (1990) as Doctor Berlin
A television producer loses his series and gets audited, but at the same time he falls in love.
Innerspace (1987) as Lydia'S Editor
Smart Alec (1986) as Arthur Fitzgerald
Forty Deuce (1982) as Mr Roper
Rickey, a teenage male hustler, attempts to frame Mr. Roper, his chicken-hawk john, for the death of a 12-year-old runaway.
Skateboard (1977) as Himself
Lola (1971) as Hal
A 25-30-year old Hacienda-owner (David Hemmings) is misbehaving on women due to his traumatic youth; his mother (Alida Valli) covers him for his sadistic actions; however, when he wants the daughter of the mansion supervisor to serve for him, things seem to get totally out of hand. He 'tames' her, but when 'tamed' and finally married, the young woman (Andrea Rau) soon becomes the dominating person in the family.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959) as Dr. Matthew Smith
A small-town lawyer gets the case of a lifetime when a military man avenges an attack on his wife.
How To Be Very, Very Popular (1955) as Toby Marshall
Song-and-dance girls Curly and Stormy Tornado hide out with the guys at Bristol College when they know they can identify the killer of a fellow performer at their San Francisco cabaret. But they rather stand out in their stage costumes and soon all sorts of trouble is heading their way. The fact that Curly has been hypnotised doesn't help.

Cast (special)

Kevin Bacon: Am I Me? (2002) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Kevin Bacon.
Intimate Portrait: Jane Seymour (1998) as Narration
Profile of actress Jane Seymour. Includes comments by the actress and her husband James Keach.
Salute to Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, A (1998)
Special about the former CBS series, "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," including behind-the-scenes footage and unaired clips.
NBC Presents the AFI Comedy Special (1987) as Father Sean ("The Rec Room")
A special consisting of four comedy sketches written and introduced by recently discovered writers competitively selected at the American Film Institute's Television Writers Comedy Workshop, underwritten by NBC, which was conducted in the summer of 1986. The four sketches are titled: "Gwendolyn," "T
Mr. Bevis (1960) as James Bevis
The story of James Bevis, an eccentric young man who is loved by everyone and watched over by J. Hardy Hempstead, his guardian angel. Broadcast as a segment of "The Twilight Zone," although it was originally written as the pilot for a potential series.
Man in the Dog Suit, The (1960) as Tony Roberts
The story of Oliver Walling, a milquetoast man who is constantly being degraded--until he rents a dog suit for a costume party and finds he can face the world while wearing it.
Miracle on 34th Street (1959) as Dr Sawyer
The second television adaptation of the Valentine Davies story about a kindly old gentleman who comes to the aid of advertising manager Doris Walker and agrees to play Santa Claus in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The story relates the problems that occur when the gentleman, whose name is Kris

Cast (special)

Garfield in the Rough (1984) as Billy Rabbit
When Garfield, the rotund, lasagna-loving feline, his owner Jon, the cartoonist, and Jon's dog, Odie, come down with a bad case of the blahs, the trio embarks on a vacation in the mountains. The story relates their adventures as they endure the great outdoors.
Hobbit, The (1977) as Voice Of Bilbo Baggins
The story, based on J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy novel, "The Hobbit," follows the adventures of one Bilbo Baggins, a diminutive creative who resides in a place called "Middle-Earth" before he is compelled to go on a quest to find a treasure buried deep in the heart of Lonely Mountain.

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