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|Also Known As:||Ludovico Sorret,Richmond Arrley||Died:|
|Born:||April 12, 1951||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Greenwich, Connecticut, USA||Profession:||Cast ... director screenwriter actor producer composer editor acting teacher screenwriting and playwriting instructor guitar player fiction writer bouncer|
Tall (6'6"), lanky and balding, Tom Noonan is a veritable one-man movie studio, serving as producer, director, writer, editor, composer and, on occasion, star of a handful of well-received independent features. Born and raised in Connecticut, he dropped out of Yale and moved to Boston before eventually settling in Manhattan where he began his showbiz career as a musician and composer. Switching to acting, Noonan first came to prominence as the star of Sam Shepard's "Buried Child" in 1978. In films, he achieved notoriety as a serial killer in Michael Mann's taut "Manhunter" (1986). Using his towering, eccentric look, at once fragile and terrifying, Noonan went on to create a galaxy of screen villains, most memorably in "F/X" (1986), "RoboCop 2" (1990) and "Last Action Hero" (1993).
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