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Also Known As: Died: October 8, 1996
Born: January 26, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Nichols, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Guitar, The (2008)
One morning Mel, a mousy, harried New Yorker with a thankless job and an even-less-appealing boyfriend learns that the tumor in her throat is cancerous; the diagnosis is terminal, so it seems that both her job and her relationship are kaput. Rather than lying down and dying then and there, she embar
Paper, The (1994) as Henry'S Father
Workaholic New York City tabloid editor Henry Hackett loves the adrenaline rush his job gives him, but the long hours and lousy salary are starting to grate on his wife Martha. With the paper facing cutbacks and his wife pregnant, Hackett contemplates taking a more sedate job with a more respectable
The Portrait (1993) as Hubert Hayden
A young artist deals with her parents'''' aging when she comes home to paint them.
Taking of Beverly Hills, The (1991) as Mitchell Sage
A superstar football player becomes partners with a crooked cop in a last minute attempt to prevent a huge heist in Beverly Hills.
Steel and Lace (1991)
An ex-NASA scientist reanimates his dead sister so she can avenge herself on the man who raped her years earlier, only to get off scot-free in the trial that followed.
Spontaneous Combustion (1989) as Olander
The story of a man who can make people spontaneously combust simply by coming into contact with them.
Do You Know the Muffin Man? (1989) as Arthur Richardson
A police officer suspects his son is being sexually abused at pre-school. He begins an unofficial investigation to help provide the kind of definitive evidence that will stand up in court.
Second Sight (1989) as Cardinal O'Hara
Three partners in a psychic detective agency must rescue the Cardinal of Boston.
Blind Chess (1989) as Ferrano
Detective B.L. Stryker takes on two new clients, a man and a woman who are both in jail, in love, and being stalked by an unknown killer.
Shakedown (1988) as Mr Feinberger
A disillusioned legal aide attorney and an undercover police officer covering Times Square become embroiled in a case involving a shoot-out between a drug dealer and a corrupt cop.
Vice Versa (1988) as Avery
Comedy about a Buddhist skull that has the power to switch the personalities between a father and son.
Nuts (1987) as Clarence Middleton
A strong-willed, upper-class woman, who has turned to prostitution, must prove herself competent to stand trial for the murder of one of her clients.
Assassination (1987) as H H Royce--Lara'S Father
The presidential bodyguard, Jay Killion, is assigned to guard the first lady during the inauguration of her newly elected husband. The iconoclastic first lady initially balks at Killion's traditional, methodical procedures. But when several attempts are made on her life, she begins to trust his inst
Perry Mason: The Case of the Notorious Nun (1986) as Archbishop Stefan Corro
The second of Perry Mason reunion movies with Raymond Burr and Barbara Hale (following their earlier continuing portrayals of Mason and ever-faithful secretary Della Street between 1957 and 1966) has the venerable lawyer defending a young nun accused of murdering a priest with whom, it was rumored,
Fever Pitch (1985) as Mitchell
A compulsive gambler gets in deep with loan sharks.
Movers And Shakers (1985) as Louis Martin
A Hollywood studio head promises a dying friend to turn a notorious sex manual into a movie.
Spies Like Us (1985) as Keyes
A pair of naive guys with aspirations to become government spies have their wish come true only to find out that they''re being used as decoys for a real spy team.
Murder 1, Dancer 0 (1983) as Asa Lamar
The last of Robert Blake's three Joe Dancer movies, like its predecessors, filmed in 1981, finds the private investigator framed for manslaughter as he tries to uncover a Hollywood scandal that could ruin a studio and destroy a top star's career. Original titles: "Joe Dancer III" and "Lights, Camera
Found Money (1983) as George Peterson
Two former bank employees -- executive Dick Van Dyke, forced into early retirement by a computer, and guard Sid Caesar, unceremoniously dismissed before his pension comes due -- concoct a computerized scheme to steal from the rich (i.e., the bank) and give to the poor with anonymous checks (money ac
Moonlight (1982) as Bibb; Mr White
A fast-food delivery man for a New York Chinese restaurant gets involved with international terrorists and is recruited by undercover agents to help track down its leader. This prospective series pilot has the pseudonymous Alan Smithee credited as director, after both Jackie Cooper and his successor
Kiss Me Goodbye (1982) as Reverend Hollis
Kay is a lonely widow, who after three year, has been unable to break free from the memory of her late husband Jolly, a charming, but unfaithful Broadway choreographer. But finally, Kay falls in love with Rupert, a professor of Egyptology. Not long before their wedding day, Kay is visited by Jolly's
Love and Money (1982) as Ambassador Paultz
An investment planner who is bored with his job and his girlfriend is given the opportunity to help open a new firm in South America and accepts the offer. Once in the new country, he finds himself dealing with dictators and revolutionaries during a time of intense political upheaval, and to complicate his life further, he begins an affair with his new employer''s wife.
Soldier, The (1982) as President
Political thriller involving a clash between the world's oil supply and international politics.
Matter of Life and Death, A (1981) as Dr Burgess
Inspired by a story that appeared on "60 minutes" in 1978 about Joy Ufema, a nurse dedicated to treating the terminally ill, Linda Lavin turned it into this TV movie for her Big Deal, Inc. production outfit, teaming with Tyne Daly, playing Joy's psychologist friend and confidante. Coincidentally, an
City in Fear (1980) as Harrison Crawford Ii
David Janssen had his final role as a boozing newspaper columnist who is hired by circulation-hungry publisher Robert Vaughn to make a page-one celebrity out of a psycho (Mickey Rourke) who has been murdering young blondes. Inspired unofficially by New York's infamous Son of Sam killer, this movie,
Time For Miracles, A (1980) as Prefect
The story of Elizabeth Bayley Seton (1774-1821) on her journey from a wealthy New York businessman's wife and the mother of five to founder of the American Sisters of Charity and the first Catholic orphanage, and subsequently became America's first native-born Catholic saint. An Emmy Award nominatio
Make Me An Offer (1980) as Milo Spears
Susan Blakely is a woman who gets involved in the real estate game after the husband she helped put through law school dumps her in this romantic comedy that initially was titled "House Hunting", and Patrick O'Neal is the self-proclaimed "king" of Beverly Hills real estate who wants more than she ca
Gideon's Trumpet (1980) as 5th Justice
In one of his final television roles, Henry Fonda stars as the semi-literate Florida drifter whose court case--being denied counsel at a breaking-and-entering trial because of his inability to afford a lawyer--drastically changed the course of American legal history. His performance won him an Emmy
Bronco Billy (1980) as Edgar Lipton
Billy McCoy presents "Bronco Billy's Wild West Show" a traveling show that has seen better days. When he meets Anoinette, a woman from a rich family who has been left without a dime, she becomes the new assistant in his act. Things don't get much better for the traveling show, but Antoinette warms u
Jericho Mile, The (1979) as Oau Chairman
A runner, serving a life sentence at Folsom Prison, works at becoming the world's fastest miler and wins a chance to compete for a spot on the Olympic team. Peter Strauss won the Emmy Award for his work in this film which also was nominated as the year's Outstanding Drama. Patrick Nolan and Michael
Promise, The (1979) as George Calloway
Two college students, one from a rich background, and the other from a poor one, decide to elope. They are involved in a serious car wreck, with the young girl's face severely injured. In order to get the necessary surgery, the mother of the young man injured in the accident offers a deal to the young woman - to stay out of her son's life permanently, and in return, get the plastic surgery to restore her face. What comes after that is something none of them expected.
Cat From Outer Space, The (1978) as Mr Olympus
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow the cat to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.
Rollercoaster (1977) as Quinlan
A terrorist spreads a climate of fear by attacking amusement parks across the U.S.
Gauntlet, The (1977) as Blakelock
Ben Shockley, a mediocre, alcoholic cop gets assigned to escort a tough Vegas hooker to a Mob trial, only to find out that various parties, including the commissioner who assigned him to the case, don''t expect them to make it there alive.
Johnny, We Hardly Knew Ye (1977) as Ambassador Joseph P Kennedy
The dramatization of a chapter in the best-selling book, focusing on young John Kennedy's first run for office as he sought a congressional seat in 1946.
Network (1976) as Edward George Ruddy
Television programmers turn a deranged news anchor into 'the mad prophet of the airwaves.'
Family Plot (1976) as Bishop
A phony psychic takes on a pair of kidnappers.
The Stepford Wives (1975) as Ike Mazzard
A recent arrival in suburbia suspects a sinister reason for the local women''''s model behavior.
Night Games (1974) as Clayton Nikell
Unorthodox Harvard-educated lawyer, trying to carve out a practice in a small Arizona town with his young bride, defends a pretty socialite accused of murdering her husband in this pilot to the "Petrocelli" series (1974-76). Barry Newman originated the character in the theatrical feature "The Lawyer
Missiles of October, The (1974) as C Douglas Dillon
A three-hour television movie dramatizing the events surrounding the Cuban missile crisis of 1962, when the Soviet Union tried to establish nuclear ballistic missles on Cuba in defiance of the American demands that they be removed. Some months later, the U.S. removed its own missles from bases in Tu
Key West (1973) as Senator Scott
An ex-CIA operative, running a boat service in Florida with an old buddy, finds himself the target of an ailing tycoon with a score to settle and becomes involved in a chase for evidence incriminating a U.S. Senator in this pilot for a prospective series.
Blade (1973) as Powers
Blade is a veteran private detective who is working on a murder case as a favor to a friend. The murder victim was the daughter of a well-known conservative politician named William Prince, someone who Blade knew long before he was prominent. As Blade works on the case, he becomes more and more disi
The Heartbreak Kid (1972) as Colorado man
A newlywed falls in love with the perfect woman during the honeymoon from Hell.
Sacco and Vanzetti (1970) as William Thompson--Defense Lawyer
In 1921, two Italian immigrants were tried for the murders of two payroll guards during a robbery near Boston. Because the two Italians were anarchists, their political beliefs overshadowed the trial and made them into an international cause celebre. Their conviction led to a years-long fight to prove their trial had been unfair and that someone else had committed the crimes. Eventually they became martyrs for their cause, and their guilt or innocence is still hotly debated to this day.
Macabre (1958) as [Dr.] Rodney Barrett
A doctor's daughter is kidnapped and buried alive, and he is given just five hours to find and rescue her.
The Vagabond King (1956) as Rene de Montigny
In 1461, French nobles fearing King Louis XI may seize their lands, join forces with the rebellious Duke of Burgundy to overthrow the king. One of the Duke's captains suggests enlisting the aid of Francois Villon who is known to oppose the king and is leader of the Vagabonds, a group that robs the rich to aid the poor. In league with Burgundy, Villon and two of his cohorts enter Paris, but are captured by the king's men. The king, recognizing Villon's power over the people, proposes that Villon defend Paris against Burgundy and help uncover traitors in the court. Burgundy is routed, and France is reunited, but the king reminds Villon he must pay for his earlier crimes against the court with his life.
Secret of Treasure Mountain (1956) as Robert Kendall
Cyrano de Bergerac (1951) as Christian
A swordsman and poet helps another man woo the woman he loves.
Lust for Gold (1949) as Barry Storm
A German immigrant braves the wild West in search of gold and a woman to love.
Carnegie Hall (1947) as Tony Salerno, Jr.
A woman pushes her son to pursue a career as a classical pianist.
Dead Reckoning (1947) as Johnny Drake, also known as John Joseph Preston
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
Cinderella Jones (1946) as Bartholomew Williams
A woman can claim inheritance only if she marries a genius.
Shadow of a Woman (1946) as David MacKellar
A woman suspects her husband of plotting to kill his son from a previous marriage.
Pillow to Post (1945) as Lt. Don Mallory
A girl pretends to be a war bride to get a hotel room in Washington.
Objective, Burma! (1945) as Lieutenant Sidney Jacobs
An American platoon parachutes into Burma to take out a strategic Japanese outpost.
Hollywood Canteen (1944) as
A serviceman and a starlet find love at the star-staffed serviceman's center.
The Very Thought of You (1944) as Fred
In-law problems threaten a wartime marriage.
Destination Tokyo (1944) as Pills
A U.S. sub braves enemy waters during World War II.

Cast (special)

Chain Letter (1989) as Matthew Barwood
From his posh netherworld penthouse, The Messenger of Death -- a suave, handsome incarnation of the Devil himself -- enters the life of a publishing house editor and subjects her to a series of corrupting temptations calculated to spell her doom. Ambitious young editor Janet Coulter disobeys the com
Goldie and the Bears (1985) as Paul Ellison
Following the death of Red Hawkins, the beloved coach of the Chicago Bears football team, three players (Mac, Rhino, and Walker) team with Red's daughter, Goldie, a private detective who operates Hawkins Investigations. In the pilot episode, Goldie and her Bears attempt to solve the mysterious deat
Concealed Enemies (1984) as John W Davis
A dramatization of the Alger Hiss/Whittaker Chambers spy case of the late '40s as it was carried out in hearings of the House Un-American Activities Committee. The case against Hiss later went to a criminal court where he was convicted -- some contend unjustly -- of espionage and treason agaist his
All Over (1976) as Best Friend
A performance of Edward Albee's play by the Hartford Stage Company.
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1954) as Bert Jefferson
The story of Sheridan Whiteside, a famous author who visits a couple, the Stanleys, intending to stay only for dinner -- until he accidentally breaks his hip and is confined to the Stanley home for six weeks. The plot revolves around the havoc Sheridan causes with his opinionated view of life. Based

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

War and Remembrance (1988) as Admiral Chester Nimitz
A 12-part miniseries continuing Herman Wouk's epic two-volume saga which began with "The Winds of War." The first 17-hour installment begins one week after Pearl Harbor. The family of career naval officer Captain Victor "Pug" Henry is scattered around the globe. Pug and his son, Byron, are fighting
George Washington (1984) as William Fairfax
A sweeping eight-hour, three-part miniseries chronicling the life of Washington from ages 11 to 51, beginning just after the death of his father in 1743 and taking him through his journeyman days as a young surveyor, his hidden love for Sally Fairfax, the wife of his best friend, his marriage to wid
Captains and the Kings (1976) as Jay Regan
The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g
Sybil (1976) as Willard Dorsett
When Sybil, a shy elementary school teacher, suffers a nervous breakdown, psychologist Dr. Wilbur Sybil instantly knows that it is connected to a deeper issue. Over the course of Sybil's therapy, details of an abusive childhood unfold as a great number of distinct personalities, all residing within
Captains and the Kings Part 5 & 6 (1976) as Jay Regan
The nine-hour serialization of Taylor Caldwell's novel about an Irish immigrant and the establishment of his family name through the accumulation of wealth and power during the years from 1857 to 1912, along with his goal of having his son elected the first Catholic President of the United States, g

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Aspen (1977) as Judge Miles Kendrick
A chic Colorado ski resort in the '60s is the setting for illicit love, corruption and a sensational murder trial in this melodrama woven together from two novels (actually the title of one, the plot of the other) and subsequently spiced up with a new, more intriguing title the second time around. I

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