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Also Known As: Died: July 18, 2015
Born: February 29, 1936 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Silver Skies (2015)
A group of eccentric tenants' lives are turned upside down when their beloved apartment complex is suddenly sold out from under them.
Scammerhead (2014)
Smokin' Aces (2007)
A mob contract is put out on a semi-famous Las Vegas magician, turning hordes of two-bit hoods and villains into a squad of hit-men in an all out race for his head.
crazylove (2006)
Letty is put into an institution after suffering a nervous breakdown and finds herself falling for an unlikely match, a schizophrenic man named Michael.
Find Me Guilty (2006)
It was the longest criminal trial in U.S. history: After years of federal investigation, 20 members of the Lucchese crime family are brought to court on 76 different charges. The U.S. Government is prepared to take down one of the mob's biggest crime families. Until one defendant decides to do the u
Country Bears, The (2002) as Rip Holland
Like other celebrated rock-and-roll groups, the members of the legendary group 'The Country Bears'--Ted and Fred Bedderhead, Tennessee O'Neal and Zeb Zober--were torn apart by the perils of their own success: ego, jealousy and a little too much honey. Can eager young fan Beary Barrington convince th
Face to Face (2001) as Phil
After witnessing their fathers cry for the first time at their grandfather's funeral, three cousins decide to get to know their uncommunicative, cantankerous dads--by drugging and kidnapping them to a remote cabin. After a male-bonding pit stop at a strip joint, things go from bad to worse, forcing
Last Producer, The (2001) as Poker Player
An aging veteran producer in desperate need of a hit in order to re-enter the Hollywood club has his idea stolen by a brash young executive.Sonny Wexler's last chance for glory is the script optioned from a hungry young writer. When the writer tells Sonny that he has made a deal with a hot young stu
Wedding Planner, The (2001) as Salvatore
Workaholic wedding planner Mary Fiore is so devoted to her career that she doesn''t have time to find a man. Things change, however, when Mary takes on a lucrative new client -- the ultra-rich Donnollys, to whom money is no object in regards to the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Fran. When Mary is victim to an unlikely accident involving a runaway dumpster during wedding preparations, she is literally and figuratively swept off of her feet by Steve Edison, a charming pediatrician -- who just happens to be the fiance of Fran Donnolly.
Dudley Do-Right (1999) as The Chief
In the Canadian Rockies community of Semi-Happy Valley, Dudley Do-Right works as a dedicated but hapless young Mountie. Dudley's ladylove, Nell Fenwick, has seen the world and decided to settle down in Seattle, still confused about her relationships with men. The evil Snidley Whiplash is out to rule
Goodbye Lover (1999) as Detective Crowley
Sandra is a femme fatale obsessed with the songs of The Sound of Music. Behind her saccharine exterior, she is carrying on an affair with her husband''s brother Ben, and likes using handcuffs on him during their trysts. When Ben dies mysteriously, a cynical police detective must investigate a sleazy web of deceit.
Bug's Life, A (1998) as Thorny
A misfit ant goes on a mission to save his colony from grasshoppers and recruits a collection of inept circus bugs to help him.
Just Write (1997) as Father
Harold is a film buff who works as a Hollywood tour guide rather than use his knowledge in a more challenging way. When he meets Amanda, a rising new film star, he pretends to be a hot shot screenwriter in an attempt to impress her. Soon the pair fall in love, but she wants him to help write her new
That Thing You Do! (1996) as Sol Siler
It's the summer of 1964, and Guy Patterson is a salesman at his father's appliance store in Erie, PA. By day, he sells toasters and transistor radios. But at night, he retreats to the basement, sits down at a set of drums, and disappears into a cloud of jazz percussion. In other words, he's ready to
Robin Cook's Harmful Intent (1993) as Mosconi
A respected anesthesiologist is wrongly found guilty of causing a patient's death and is forced to run from the law in order to prove his innocence.
Boris and Natasha (1992) as Sheldon Kaufman
A television movie based on characters from the popular children's cartoon series, "Rocky and Bullwinkle." The two Pottsylvanian spies, Boris Badenov and Natasha Fatale infiltrate the United States to locate a missing scientist responsible for creating a priceless time-reverse microchip.
Pope Must Diet, The (1991) as Cardinal Rocco
An unlikely priest finds himself elected Pope through a case of mistaken identity.
Quiet Little Neighborhood, A Perfect Little Murder, A (1990) as Police Detective Locke
A television movie in which a young couple and their baby move to suburbia and discover that their neighbors are plotting a murder when a communications device in their baby's room picks up their conversation.
How to Murder a Millionaire (1990) as Walter Summers
A rich Beverly Hills matron suspects her husband is trying to kill her. She makes her escape when an enterprising con-artist convinces her to run away.
Wired (1989) as Arnie Fromson
The short life and fast times of John Belushi.
Dream a Little Dream (1989) as Gus Keller
An elderly couple find themselves trapped in the bodies of two teenagers.
Rock 'n' Roll Mom (1988) as Jerry Weiss
A "Disney Sunday Movie" about a music-loving mother who overnight climbs the charts as a hot rock sensation, but is forced to leave behind her kids and best friends for the sake of a glamorous new image, while a rival rocker schemes to expose her real identity. --BASELINE.
Lady in White (1988) as Angelo
A young boy, after seeing the ghost of a little murdered girl, attempts to find the killer, only to find that he is being stalked by the murderer.
Return to Horror High (1987) as Barry Sleerik
In 1982, a series of dismemberment murders took place at Crippen High School and the killer was never determined. Five years later, a production company comes to the now abandoned school to use it as their location for a low-budget horror movie based on the actual events. Soon after filming begins,
Scenes From the Goldmine (1987) as Nathan Diangelo
Braker (1985) as Orsini
Veteran black L.A. cop and his young white partner, investigating a murder at a music video studio, find the trail leading to the Hollywood porno trade in this busted pilot to a prospective series for Carl Weathers, who had become a star playing Apollo Creed to Sylvester Stallone''s Rocky Balboa and, after this pilot, went on to another series of his own, "Fortune Dane."
Badge of the Assassin (1985) as Bill Butler
A television movie about Robert K. Tannenbaum, an Assistant District Attorney of New York County, who is immersed in a grueling and tense effort to trace, apprehend, and convict the men who brutally killed police officers Waverly Jones and Jospeh Piagentini in a sensational crime that stunned New Yo
Stick (1985) as Firestone
An ex-con seeks to avenge the death of a friend and goes up against some ruthless drug dealers.
Gotcha! (1985) as Al
A a pair of college buddies take a vacation in Paris and one of them meets a seductive woman who turns out to be involved in professional espionage.
Cannonball Run II (1984) as Tony
Washed up race car driver J.J. McClure and his mechanic Victor Prinzim enter the cross-country Cannonball Run in a ambulance. In order to look more legitimate, they take along a doctor, Nikolas Van Helsing, and abduct a pretty photographer to pass as their patient.
First Time, The (1983) as Jay
Teenager Jennifer Jason Leigh drops out of high school to follow her boyfriend to San Diego, and her desperate mother, Susan Anspach, not ready for her daughter''s loss of innocence, enlists the aid of an old Navy friend to help locate her. Harriet Nelson is the girl''s liberal-minded grandmother.
Entity, The (1982) as Jerry Anderson
An invisible, supernatural presence sexually assaults a woman several times. No one will believe her, and in fact, she doubts her own sanity until she undergoes psychological therapy and meets with experts on the supernatural. Eventually, the entity is coerced into materializing, and this leads to i
P.K. And The Kid (1982) as Lester
P.K. is a teenager who runs away from home because her mother's boyfriend has been sexually abusing her. Kid Kane is on his way to an arm-wrestling competion when he discovers that P.K. hiding in the back of his truck. When he learns why P.K has run away, Kane takes her with him, and this gets him
Nobody's Perfekt (1981) as Boss
Three patients who have the same psychiatrist want the city to buy them a new car when a pothole totals their vehicle. They approach this legally, but when that fails, they develop an extortion plot to get the money from the mayor.
Stunt Man, The (1980) as Jake
A disturbed Vietnam vet stumbles upon a movie set and pretends to be a stunt man for an egocentric director.
Herbie Goes Bananas (1980) as Quinn
The owners of a magical Volkswagen drive through Latin America on the way to a Brazilian race.
Voices (1978) as Frank Rothman
An up-and-coming rock singer falls for a deaf woman.
Grass Is Always Greener Over the Septic Tank, The (1978) as Ralph Corliss
A comedy-drama about a New York couple who decided to dump the hassle of the big city, pack up the kids and move to what they think is the easy life of suburbia. Carol Burnett made her TV-movie debut in this film which followed her departure from the grind of weekly television after ten years of "Th
Rabbit Test (1978) as Danny
Lionel is a young man who has never had sex and is engaged to be married. His cousin sets him up with a one-night stand, and not long after this he finds himself to be the world's first pregnant man.
Question Of Guilt, A (1978) as Mel Duvall
Inspired by the Alice Crimmins case in New York, this drama focuses on an attractive woman whose personal lifestyle is viewed by many as distasteful and who later is accused of murdering her young daughter.
Fire Sale (1977) as Al
Benny and his wife Ruthie a getting set to drive down to Florida, but Benny needs someone to look after his store while he's gone. Though he doesn't think much of him, Benny hands the responsibility over to his son, Russel. While Russel doesn't get much respect from his parents, he's better off than his brother, Ezra, whom Benny has gone so far as to disown. Ezra is currently battling with his work (coach of a high school basketball team that hasn't won in ages) and his wife (who keeps nagging him that she wants to have a baby as soon as possible) at the same time.
Hearts of the West (1975) as Sid--Assistant Director
An aspiring western novelist in thirties Hollywood becomes a low-budget cowboy star.
Rafferty And The Gold Dust Twins (1975) as Blackjack Kibitzer
Two young women kidnap a driving instructor so he can drive them to New Orleans.
Hustling (1975) as Swifty
A drama about an investigative reporter (obviously based on Gail Sheehy) for a New York-based news magazine who digs into the multi-million dollar prostitution business in Manhattan in search of the real profiteers. Emmy Award nominations went to Jill Clayburgh for her acting and Fay Kanin for her w
Three the Hard Way (1974) as Lieutenant D Nisco
Three martial arts experts take on a racist group out to destroy the African-American race.
Freebie and the Bean (1974) as District Attorney
To police detectives try to save the crook they''re tailing from a hit man.
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973) as Scalise
An aging hood turns police informer, with deadly results.
Slither (1973)
An ex-con and his misfit team search the underbelly of American life for a cache of embezzled loot.
Detroit 9000 (1973) as Lieutenant Danny Basset
Congressman Aubrey Hale Clayton is Michigan's first Black Gubernatorial Candidate and his political organization holds a gala fund-raising affair at the elegant and once lily-white Sheraton-Cadillac Hotel. There's only one complication... It all happens in less than ten minutes. A well rehearsed tea
The Godfather (1972) as Moe Greene
Epic tale of a 1940s New York Mafia family and their struggle to protect their empire from rival families as the leadership switches from the father to his youngest son.
Bonnie's Kids (1972) as Eddy [Toland]
Sisters Myra and Ellie have finally had enough of their miserable, dead-end lives. When their step-father Charley (The Bonnie from the title being long dead) tried to rape Myra, Ellie ventilates him with a shotgun, and the pair run off to their wealthy uncle's mansion in El Paso. From that point on, the two undergo a transformation in their personalities, and start to enjoy living their lives on the wild side.
Stanley (1972) as [Richard] Thomkins
Vietnam vet uses his reptilian pals, including sentient rattler Stanly, for vengeance.
Wild Riders (1971) as Stick
Blood Mania (1970) as Lawyer
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967) as Diamond
Il film racconta, come in una cronaca retrospettiva, la cruenta rivalità fra i due più grossi "sindacati" del crimine esistenti negli USA ai tempi del proibizionismo. Uno capeggiato da Al Capone, l'altro da Bugs Moran. In quegli anni ci fu una lunga serie di attentati e «liquidazioni» da entrambe le parti. Nel tentativo di indebolire Al Capone, Moran fa eliminare un suo potente amico della mafia, servendosi di un traditore. Questa fu la goccia che fece traboccare il vaso. Al Capone si vendicò facendo trucidare sette uomini che avevano partecipato all'omicidio, il 14 febbraio 1929 : la notte di San Valentino.
Motor Psycho (1965) as Cory Maddox
Three bad boy motorcyclists get kicks raping other people's women and generally being a nuisance. When they rape a veterinarian's wife, he takes exception and pursues them, teaming up with a Cajun woman whose husband they killed. The leader of the gang, a Vietnam Vet, begins showing signs of being a few slices short of a loaf.

Cast (special)

Intimate Portrait: Nancy McKeon (2001) as Interviewee
Portrait of actress Nancy McKeon, who played Jo on the television series "The Facts of Life" (1979-1988).
Please Watch the Jon Lovitz Special, The (1992)
A live comedy pilot in which Jon Lovitz and guest stars perform a one-act play about a baseball player afflicted with a potentially fatal head injury who must choose between helping his team with the World Series or safeguarding his health.
TGIF Comedy Preview (1991)
A primetime special showcasing ABC's Fall 1991 comedy series and their stars.
4th Annual American Comedy Awards, The (1990)
Broadcast of the Fourth Annual American Comedy Awards honoring top comedic performers in all forms of American entertainment.
Old Dogs (1987) as Rudy Luchese
A pilot for a series about Jimmy Bryce and Mayo Dunlop, two retired cops who refuse to accept being put out to pasture just because they have grown old on the job. They team up and thrust themselves back into the line of duty, solving a case the younger cops can't.
Changing Patterns (1987) as Arthur
A comedy pilot airing as a segment of the "CBS Summer Playhouse," about two women who start a dress manufacturing business when their husbands retire.
Best of Times, The (1983) as Gene Falcone; Pete'S Father
The story, set in California, follows the day-to-day activities of a group of students at U.S. Grant High School. In the pilot episode, student Pete Falcone faces the wrath of a jealous Marine when he asks the Marine's girlfriend to a school dance.
Lily -- Sold Out (1981)
Lily Tomlin brings her original cast of characters to Las Vegas in this comedy special, which also features an array of guest performers.
Husbands and Wives (1977) as Murray Zuckerman; A Salesman
The story, set in California, relates incidents in the lives of five married couples of diverse backgrounds.
This Better Be It (1976) as Harry Bell; Her Husband
The story focuses on the efforts of Annie and Harry Bell, newlyweds who have each previously had a bad marriage, as they attempt to make a new life for themselves.
Twigs (1975) as Frank
Four playlets that each present a slice of American life as seen through the eyes of three sisters and their mother.
Portrait: Legend in Granite: The Vince Lombardi Story (1973)
Based on the life of Vince Lombardi.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Love, Honor & Obey: The Last Mafia Marriage (1993) as Uncle Frank
A two-part miniseries based on the true story of Bill and Rosalie Bonnano, members of the notorious crime family. Chronicles the marriage of Bill Bonnano to Rosalie Profaci, a union of New York's most powerful Mafia families.
Inconvenient Woman, An (1991) as Casper Stieglitz
A two-part miniseries. The glamorous life of a Los Angeles financier and his wife comes apart when he arranges to make the murder of a friend appear to be a suicide. Meanwhile, the financier's mistress fears for her life because of her knowledge of the Los Angeles/Hollywood connection of extortion,
Blue Knight, The (1973) as Detective Charley Bronski
Veteran actor William Holden made his dramatic debut on TV in the role of Bumper Morgan, a twenty-year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department on his last few days on the force before his retirement, and won an Emmy Award for his performance. The miniseries form as subsequently established bega

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Harold Robbins' "79 Park Avenue" (1977) as Frank Millerson
A poor New York teenager of the mid-1930s is forced into prostitution despite sincere efforts to make a living otherwise, and ultimately she becomes the city's most famous madam. An Emmy Award nomination went to Yvonne Wood for her period costumes. Subsequently shown in two parts over four hours.

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