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Born: October 22, 1939 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Dirty Dancing (2017)
Inspired by the 1960's-set film about dancer and a guest from different economic and social levels who fall in love at a summer resort.
12 and Holding (2005)
In the suburbs, three close knit 12-year-olds--introverted Jacob, precocious Malee, and vulnerable Leonard--start down the path of self-discovery and begin to distinguish their own voices from those of their parents. Sparked by the tragic death of Jacob's twin brother, the trio band together as they
Broadway: The Golden Age (2004) as Himself
The Golden Age of Broadway theater is brought to the screen by interviews with over 100 Broadway stars, composers, writers and notables, whose stories bring Broadway's past to life. Includes archival footage of productions from the pre-video era and vintage photographs of some of Broadway's most fam
Grownups (2001) as Mr Epstein
Steve and Eric are average guys living average lives with their average wives in their home town of Freehold, New Jersey. Now, in their early 30s, they fear settling into the routine of life in the suburbs. Both they and their wives Ami and Claire are dealing with the reality that they are no longer
Dead Broke (1998)
A detective investigates a murder in Brooklyn.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Jealous Jokester, A (1995) as Toby Joplin
Filling in for Perry Mason once again, Attorney Bill McKenzie takes the case when his niece is framed for the murder of a popular and demanding sitcom star.
Shattering the Silence (1993) as Walter Henderson
Severe postpartum depression revives memories in a new mother who was sexually molested by her father when she was a child.
Arthur Miller's American Clock (1993) as Jesse Livermore
An adaptation of Arthur Miller''s play, "The American Clock," about the effects the Great Depression has on one middle-class family.
Switch (1991) as Arnold Friedkin
A male chauvinist dies and is reincarnated as a woman, thereby forcing him/her to endure the same sexist behavior he practiced as a man.
Our Sons (1991) as Harry
Two women from different social circles come together when the son of one of them is near death as a result of complications from AIDS.
Popcorn (1991) as Mr Davis
A horror film festival, held in a theater which was once the scene of a tragic fire, turns into a real life horror show.
Painting the Town: The Illusionistic Murals of Richard Haas (1989) as Narration
Documentary portrait of the architectural artist Richard Haas.
Time Guardian, The (1989) as Committee Member
Futuristic adventure about humans battling mutants.
18 Again! (1988) as Arnold
The mind of an 80-year-old man ends up in the body of his 18-year-old nephew.
Different Affair, A (1987) as Dr Jeffrey Newman
A sophisticated widow and radio talk-show therapist learns a hard lesson in responsibility from a 12-year-old as he makes her reconsider her life style and career.
Radio Days (1987) as "Silver Dollar" Emcee
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) as Mickey'S Ex-Partner
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
Key Exchange (1985) as David Slattery
Packin' It In (1983) as Charlie Baumgarten
A married couple decide to kiss big city living goodbye after losing their jobs and then finding their house ransacked, head for the wilds of Oregon over the protests of their TV-addicted son and punk-crazed daughter, only to find themselves knee-deep in the game of basic back-to-the-land survival.
Amityville 3: The Demon (1983) as John Baxter
Question of Honor, A (1982) as Marlowe
More than passingly resembling Sidney Lumet's theatrical "Prince of the City", Budd Shulberg's first television script in over 20 years, from the book "Point Blank" by Sonny Grosso and Philip Rosenberg, fictionalizes the death of a cop who had been involved in a federal corruption investigation with
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (1982) as Dr Maxwell Jordan
Three couples find their relationships tested during a country weekend.
Just Tell Me What You Want (1980) as Mike Berger
When her older lover won''t make their relationship legal, a woman takes up with a younger man.
Stardust Memories (1980) as Tony
A film comedian attending a festival in his honor dreams of doing more serious work.
If Things Were Different (1980) as Michael Boden
Following her husband's nervous breakdown, and his collapse into a catatonic state, a plucky woman struggles to hold herself and her family together and finds that she is romantically drawn to her boss after landing a job in a TV station.
Girls in the Office, The (1979) as Mike Holden
A romantic comedy about four women employees of an ultra-modern Houston department store who discover that they must choose between love and success.
Annie Hall (1977) as Rob
A comedian and an aspiring singer try to overcome their neuroses and find happiness.
Rosetti and Ryan: Men Who Love Women (1977) as Joseph Rosetti
A couple of resourceful, free-wheeling criminal attorneys with an eye for the ladies confront a no-nonsense judge while trying to clear an heiress in the slaying of her husband, although her explanation that a mysterious intruder did it provides them with a rather weak case. The subsequent series wi
Opening Night (1977)
After viewing the accidental death of a devoted fan, a famous actress re-examines her professional and personal relationships.
Lindbergh Kidnapping Case, The (1976) as Lieutenant Jim Finn
A dramatization of the 1932 kidnapping of the Lindbergh infant, the search for the abductor, and his capture, trial and execution three years later. Anthony Hopkins won an Emmy for his acting in this movie which itself was nominated as Outstanding Special, as were J.P. Miller (original teleplay), Ri
Le Sauvage (1975) as Alex Fox
A man helps a woman escape from her engagement.
Serpico (1974) as Bob Blair
A rookie risks his life going undercover to ferret out police corruption.
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974) as Warren Lasalle
Gunmen hold a New York subway train and its passengers for ransom.
Play It Again, Sam (1972) as Dick [Christie]
A recent divorce gets romantic advice from the ghost of Humphrey Bogart.
Star Spangled Girl (1971) as Andy Hobart
The Million Dollar Duck (1971) as Fred Hines
To save it from being put to death, Professor Albert Dooley takes home a dumb duck from the research laboratory, which accidentally was exposed to X-rays. At home he discovers that it lays now golden eggs. Since he's broke all the time, his family welcomes this new source of income greatly, and tries to keep it secret. But their greedy neighbors become suspicious.
The Beach Girls and the Monster (1965) as Brad
When a young girl named Bunny is killed on the beach, the police theorize that it is either a psychopath or something more sinister. However, oceanographer, Doctor Otto Lindsay, claims that it is a giant humanoid like fish that was responsible. Lindsay also uses the occasion to rail against the local surfers that his son Rick has been hanging around with since he was involved in a near fatal accident that also left Rick's friend Mark a cripple. Soon, there are other killings, including one of Rick's surfing buddies, Rick,s adulterous step-mother Vicky and Rick's crippled friend Mark. However, during the attack on Mark, the monster is cornered and after a struggle its mask is ripped off and the monster is revealed to be Otto, who was committing the murders as a twisted way of trying to make Rick give up his friends and to get back at Vicky for her affairs. Otto then steal a car belonging to Rick's fiancee Jane and after a short chase he drives off a cliff and dies in a fiery crash.

Art Director (feature film)

9 Ages of Nakedness (1970) as Production Design

Art Department (feature film)

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) as Carpenter
The Fellowship of the Ring fights its last desperate battle to save Middle Earth from the forces of evil.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) as Carpenter
As Frodo and Sam infiltrate Mordor, their allies try to protect Rohan from the evil Sauron.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) as Carpenter
The wizard Gandalf enlists a hobbit and a team of adventurers to protect the One Ring from the evil Sauron.

Casting (feature film)

Keaton's Cop (1990)
A retired paroled mobster aids a veteran policeman to take on a Mob boss.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (1952) as Asst to prod
Two performers get lost on a tropical island and are rescued by the local natives. They are advised by the chief's daughter that a scientist - who just happens to remsemble legendary film icon Bela Lugosi - can help them off the Island.
Disc Jockey (1951) as Asst to prod

Cast (special)

Robert Redford (2002) as Narration
Profile of actor/director/producer Robert Redford.
Jon Bon Jovi (2001) as Narration
Profile of actor/musician Jon Bon Jovi.
Richard Rodgers: The Sweetest Sounds (2001) as Narration
The program celebrates the master of the 20th century musical -- Richard Rodgers -- the magic behind "Oklahoma," "Carousel," "The King and I," "Pal Joey" and "The Sound of Music." Rodgers composed over 800 songs and wrote more than 40 musicals, yet his name is inseparable from his two famous collabo
Paul Newman - Bravo Profile (2001) as Narration
Bravo profile of actor Paul Newman.
Garry Marshall (2001) as Narration
Profile of writer/director Garry Marshall.
Intimate Portrait: Diane Keaton (2001) as Interviewee
Portrait of actor/director Diane Keaton, who won an Academy Award as best actress for her performance in Woody Allen's 1977 film "Annie Hall."
Billy Bob Thornton (2000) as Narration
Documentary that follows actor/writer/director Billy Bob Thornton as he drives from his Arkansas birthplace to a recording studio in Nashville and on to his home in Los Angeles, where he discusses his film, "All the Pretty Horses."
Victor/Victoria (2000) as Carroll Todd
A stage adaptation of Blake Edward's 1982 theatrical film "Victor/Victoria," itself an adaptation of a 1933 German film, Rheinhold Schunzel's "Viktor/Viktoria." Victoria, a down-on-her-luck singer in 1920's Paris, is forced to play a man impersonating a woman in order to survive. She and her mentor
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (1999)
Special concert performance saluting the women of the Great White Way.
1998 Goodwill Games (1998) as Reporter
Coverage of the 1998 Goodwill Games played in the New York metropolitan area, where approximately 1,500 athletes from more than 60 countries compete in 15 sports.
Trial of Adolf Eichmann, The (1997) as Voice Of George Wellers; Voice Of Heinrich Karl Gruber
Documentary about Nazi SS Lieutenant Adolf Eichmann, tried in 1961 in Israel for crimes against the Jewish people after a 15-year manhunt by Israeli agents. The documentary features rare videotapes of the original trial, exclusive interviews with courtroom witnesses, prosecutors and others -- many o
Kennedy Center Honors, The (1997)
Presentation of the 20th annual Kennedy Center Honors.
Buckminster Fuller: Thinking Out Loud (1996) as Voice Over
A documentary portrait of architect, designer, engineer, poet, author, teacher and philosopher Buckminster Fuller--known to some as a genius, to others as a crackpot.
Julie Andrews: Back on Broadway (1995)
Retrospective profile of the actress/singer Julie Andrews. Includes behind-the-scenes look at album recording sessions and rehearsals for the Broadway musical "Victor/Victoria," adapted from her hit movie, as well as clips from her varied film and television musical career.
48th Annual Tony Awards, The (1994) as Presenter
A live presentation of the annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the theater.
38th Annual Tony Awards, The (1984)
A live presentation of the 1984 Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
Way They Were, The (1981)
A music and comedy reunion of celebrity graduates from Northwestern University.
Snafu (1976) as Sergeant Mike Conroy
A humorous look at the insanity of war as seen through the eyes of battle-weary G.I.'s spending World War II amid the bloody and pointless fighting in Italy.
Let's Celebrate (1972) as Performer
A late-night program of comedy skits.

Film Production - Main (special)

Surfers (1999) as Principal Water Photography
Documentary chronicling the lives of several surfers who have devoted their lives to the sport as they search for their first big break in order to make their living on the professional surfing circuit.

Misc. Crew (special)

1998 Goodwill Games (1998)
Coverage of the 1998 Goodwill Games played in the New York metropolitan area, where approximately 1,500 athletes from more than 60 countries compete in 15 sports.
1998 Goodwill Games (1998) as Announcer
Coverage of the 1998 Goodwill Games played in the New York metropolitan area, where approximately 1,500 athletes from more than 60 countries compete in 15 sports.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Seize the Day (1987) as Bernie Pell

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