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Born: December 8, 1946 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Atlas Shrugged: Part II -- The Strike (2012)
In the second installment of this trilogy, the global economy is on the brink of collapse and brilliant, creative people are mysteriously disappearing at the hands of the unknown.
2.
Hello I Must Be Going (2012)
A divorced, childless and demoralized 35-year-old woman finds her life upended by the unexpected attentions of a teenage boy.
3.
Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008)
Dan and Laura both love their deaf 6 year old son more than life, but they differ on a key issue of his upbringing - whether or not to get him cochlear implants. The disagreement begins to tear their family apart.
4.
Jekyll (2008)
A modern retelling of the classic story, which finds the title character working as a computer scientist who collaborates with his female lab assistant to create a powerful program that transforms him into a lustful and violent alternate personality.
5.
Sublime (2007)
A man's trip to the doctor turns into a nightmare.
6.
Choose Connor (2007)
Fifteen-year-old Owen Norris is at the top of his graduating middle-school class, and wants to know how the world works. He has no friends, spends almost all of his time studying, and has an almost nonexistent relationship with his white-collar parents, whom he sees for ten minutes a day. But his bo
7.
Mrs. Harris (2006)
The story of Jean Harris, the WASPy headmistress of a prestigious girls academy, who murdered her rich Jewish boyfriend, Dr. Herman Tarnower, the creator of the Scarsdale Diet.
8.
Amber Frey: Witness For the Prosecution (2005)
Based on the book, telefilm will detail the relationship between Scott Peterson and Amber Frey.
9.
Red Dragon (2002) as Dinner Guest
Ex-FBI agent Will Graham is an expert investigator who quit the Bureau after almost losing his life in the process of capturing the elusive Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Years later, after a series of particularly grisly murders, Graham reluctantly agrees to come out of retirement and assist in the mysteriou
10.
Sleepwalker Killing: From the Files of (1997) as Dr Frank Corrigan
A woman is awakened by police to learn that her mother has been brutally killed and her husband, disoriented and unable to recall his actions, has admitted to the crime. Based on a true story.
11.
Kid Cop (1997)
Following in his policeman father's footsteps, an 11 year-old boy sets out to foil the biggest heist of the year.
12.
Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996) as Darryl Zanuck
Biopic of actor Marilyn Monroe, examining the alter egos of the tragic film star.
13.
Mercy (1995) as Frank Kramer
Frank Kramer is a high-society lawyer whose world is turned upside down when his young daughter Nicole is kidnapped. Unbeknownst to Kramer, the abductor is Ruby, daughter of the family housekeeper and Nicole's best friend. Over the course of one painfully frigid New York winter night, Ruby and her a
14.
Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle, A (1994)
A former associate of Perry Mason returns to handle the defense of a world-class chess player accused of murdering a prominent TV personality.
15.
Another Stakeout (1993) as Thomas Hassrick
In the sequel to the 1987 film, the main characters pose as a family for a stakeout.
16.
Arthur Miller's American Clock (1993) as Moe Baumler
An adaptation of Arthur Miller's play, "The American Clock," about the effects the Great Depression has on one middle-class family.
17.
In My Daughter's Name (1992) as Ben Worrall
A mother takes the law into her own hands after her daughter's murderer is acquitted on a technicality.
18.
Liberace (1988) as Jamie James
A movie about the life of the late entertainer Liberace. The dramatization is based on his personal recollections, interviews, and newspaper and magazine materials, and follows Liberace's dramatic rise from humble origins to a spectacular musical career and his worldwide fame as "Mr. Showmanship."
19.
Still Crazy Like a Fox (1987) as Harrison Fox
A movie based on the cancelled CBS series "Crazy Like a Fox." When attorney Harrison Fox accepts an important job interview in London, he convinces his family, including his private eye father Harry, to take the trip with him. Once there, the two become involved in a mystery involving the murder of
20.
Love Boat: Who Killed Maxwell Thorn?, The (1987) as Allan Davis
A TV movie continuing the adventures of the Love Boat gang.<P>Various passengers end up on board after receiving complimentary tickets from an agency called Luxury Travel, an outfit which turns out to be owned by famous reclusive billionaire Maxwell Thorn. Ace hypothesizes that Thorn plans to kill a
21.
Someone to Watch Over Me (1987) as Neil Steinhart
A cop acting as a bodyguard of a murder witness falls in love with the woman he's protecting.
22.
M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (1983) as Steve White
Mariette Hartley won an Emmy Award nomination for her portrayal of Candy Lightner, the California woman who spearheaded the drive for national anti-drunk driver legislation after her own young daughter became a hit-and-run victim. The film itself was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Drama Special.
23.
I Take These Men (1983) as David Koenig
Moments before being surprised at an anniversary garden party thrown by her husband and their family and friends, Susan Saint James shocks him by asking for a divorce and during the course of the party fantasizes marriage with each of three other men: egotistical real estate magnate, Adam West; mil
24.
Daniel (1983) as Robert Lewin
25.
Skokie (1981) as Herb Lewisohn
Danny Kaye made his television acting debut in this highly acclaimed film dramatizing the controversial street demonstrations attempted by Nazis in the mainly-Jewish community of Skokie, Illinois, in late 1977, and the effects of the prospective march on many World War II concentration camp survivor
26.
Killjoy (1981) as Dr Paul Trenton
Off-beat mystery entangling in a web of intrigue a womanizing surgeon (Stephen Macht), a pathologist (John Rubinstein), his scheming doctor mother (Nancy Marchand), the hospital board chairman's wealthy daughter (Kim Basinger), and a shady character (Robert Culp), following the murder of a model. Wi
27.
Make Me An Offer (1980) as Dr Max Westcott
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
28.
Moviola: The Silent Lovers (1980) as Irving Thalberg
The ill-fated romance between Greta Garbo and John Gilbert is the centerpiece of the third "Moviola" film. Swedish actress/model Kristina Wayborn made her American debut as Garbo, but next to nothing was heard from her since, other than reemerging as one of James Bond's girls in "Octopussy." The Emm
29.
In Search of Historic Jesus (1979) as Jesus
The mystery of the Shroud of Turin is examined in this docudrama.
30.
She's Dressed To Kill (1979) as Alan Lenz
Eleanor Parker, in the best Tallulah Bankhead style, is a once-reigning fashion designer who assembles a group of her top models, a fashion photographer, several critics and her best customers at her mountain-top retreat for a comeback gala, only to have someone start bumping off the guests one by o
31.
The Boys From Brazil (1978) as David Bennett
A Nazi hunter tracks a mad scientist out to bring back Hitler.
32.
Happily Ever After (1978) as Richy
Suzanne Somers appears in her first TV starring role in this romantic comedy about an aspiring singer torn between making the most of her one chance at fame in Las Vegas or giving her heart to a love-struck mountain man.
33.
Car, The (1977) as John Morris
The murderer of people in a small town turns out to be a car that is possessed.
34.
Corey: For the People (1977) as Dan Corey
A lowly assistant D.A. bucks the system and files capital charges against a socialite in the murder of her doctor-husband, suspecting that she is more than the battered wife killing her spouse in self-defense. This was a proposed pilot for a series for Artur Rubinstein's actor/musician son John.
35.
All Together Now (1975) as Bill Lindsay
A film inspired by the actual story of four orphaned children who have thirty days to prove they can remain together as a family without adult supervision. John Rubinstein (son of legendary pianist Artur Rubinstein) stars as the oldest, and he also wrote the film's music. Two other second generation
36.
Something Evil (1972) as Ernest Lincoln
A horror tale about a young couple moving into a Bucks County, Pennsylvania farmhouse, unaware that it is occupied by an unseen presence that is trying to possess the wife.
37.
Streets Of San Francisco, The (1972) as Lindy
A street-smart veteran cop and his young college educated partner go after the killer of a girl by systematically piecing together her last moves and come upon her junkie brother, a closed-mouth corporation lawyer and someone claiming to be her uncle. This pilot to the hit series (1972-77) marked Ka
38.
The Wild Pack (1972) as Professor
Inspired by the classic novel by Brazilian cultural icon Jorge Amado, this is the story of a gang of homeless children lead by Pedro Bala. Set in Bahia, the film follows the adventures of Bala's gang of under aged outlaws as they steal, rape, find love, "capoeira" (a Brazilian form of martial arts) and African-Brazilian religion.
39.
Zachariah (1971) as Zachariah
Gunfights and electric guitars in the Old West? You bet! Zachariah gets a mail order gun, practices a little, and kills a man in the local saloon. He and his friend Matthew set out to become gunfighters, joining with the Crackers, a rock band who are also (pitifully inept) stage robbers. Having quickly outgrown that gang, Zachariah and Matthew set out to become bigtime gunslingers. Before long, they part company and a rivalry grows between them.
40.
Howling in the Woods, A (1971) as Justin Conway
The "other side" of the co-stars of TV's long-running "I Dream of Jeannie" shows up in this chiller about a disillusioned housewife vacationing in the wilds, her incompatible husband who is trying to get her to come home, and a starving dog with a baleful howl.
41.
Getting Straight (1970) as Herbert
A graduate student must choose between his former activism and the preservation of his academic career when violence breaks out on campus.
42.
The Trouble with Girls (1969) as Princeton
A traveling show's star gets involved in a small-town murder case.

Music (feature film)

43.
Walton Wedding, A (1995)
John-Boy Walton gets engaged to the daughter of a U.S. ambassador, and members of the bride-to-be's sophisticated New York family find they have much in common with the down-to-earth people of Walton's Mountain. But complications threaten to cancel the wedding.
44.
Conspiracy of Love (1987)
A grandfather seeks rights to visit his grandchild when his daughter-in-law tries to keep him away with a restraining order because she believes he is a bad influence on the girl.
45.
City Killer (1984)
A love-crazed terrorist threatens not only the woman he loves but the entire city by demolishing the downtown area in a twisted attempt to win her over. A cast of familiar TV faces was upstaged by a series of controlled though graphic implosions of multi-story office buildings during location filmin
46.
Dollmaker, The (1983)
In her TV-movie debut, Jane Fonda stars as an illiterate Kentucky woman who uproots her children to follow her husband to Detroit during World War II, where he has found work as a mechanic, and tries to adjust to a new way of life by utilizing her natural talents as a wood carver. Susan Cooper and H
47.
Dollmaker, The (1983)
In her TV-movie debut, Jane Fonda stars as an illiterate Kentucky woman who uproots her children to follow her husband to Detroit during World War II, where he has found work as a mechanic, and tries to adjust to a new way of life by utilizing her natural talents as a wood carver. Susan Cooper and H
48.
Choices of the Heart (1983)
The dramatization of the story of Jean Donovan, who evolved from a free-spirited college student to a deeply committed lay missionary, giving up her family, friends and finance to work on behalf of the poor in El Salvador. In December 1980, she and three Maryknoll nuns were slain by five members of
49.
Secrets of a Mother and Daughter (1983)
Mother and daughter clash over the same man -- the mother emerging from her widow's weeds, the daughter rebounding from marital problems, and a handsome restaurateur the object of the desires of both.
50.
Johnny Belinda (1982)
In this remake of the 1948 Jane Wyman-Lew Ayres film (based on the 1940 Broadway play), Richard Thomas is a do-gooder in a poverty stricken rural area with VISTA where he encounters Rosanna Arquette, whom everybody believes to be retarded but he soon discovers to be deaf. A tentative romance blossom
51.
Amber Waves (1980)
A rugged midwest wheat farmer (Dennis Weaver) and a male model from back East (Kurt Russell) seeking to find himself clash over their values, time-honored patriotism, and themselves. Mare Winningham, who plays Weaver's free-spirited daughter, won an Emmy Award as Outstanding Supporting Actress, and
52.
To Race the Wind (1980)
A light-hearted dramatization of the autobiography of Harold Krents, a blind Harvard Law School student trying to make his way in a sighted world. Krents, whose experiences inspired the play and film, "Butterfiles Are Free," subsequently has become a lawyer -- although he initially was rejected by 4
53.
Champions: A Love Story (1979)
The story of two adolescents whose personal relationship blossoms and whose professional relationship matures as they attempt to reach their goal -- the national figure skating championships.
54.
Ordeal of Patty Hearst, The (1979)
The Patricia Hearst story -- through the eyes of FBI Special Agent Charles Bates -- from her abduction on February 4, 1974, until her capture nineteen months later.
55.
Champions: A Love Story (1979)
The story of two adolescents whose personal relationship blossoms and whose professional relationship matures as they attempt to reach their goal -- the national figure skating championships.
56.
Happily Ever After (1978)
Suzanne Somers appears in her first TV starring role in this romantic comedy about an aspiring singer torn between making the most of her one chance at fame in Las Vegas or giving her heart to a love-struck mountain man.
57.
New Maverick, The (1978)
Recycling the legendary comedy Western series (1957-62), this pilot for a prospective new run for "Maverick" has brothers Bret and Bart (Garner and Kelly recreating their original roles) joining forces with the eager but inexperienced son of their British cousin Beau (played in the earlier series by
58.
Sticking Together (1978)
A Hawaii beach bum finds himself surrogate uncle to five orphaned children in this pilot movie for a planned TV series which turned up briefly in the spring of 1979 as "The MacKenzies of Paradise Cove." Filmed entirely on location on the island of Oahu.
59.
Stalk the Wild Child (1976)
A young boy raised by wild dogs is found and taken to a university where an attempt is made to civilize him.
60.
Killer Inside Me, The (1976) as Music
Everyone figures Lou Ford, a small-town, Texas, deputy sheriff, to be a normal, good-old-boy kind of regular Joe. But no one knows about "the sickness" that drives him to kill.
61.
All Together Now (1975)
A film inspired by the actual story of four orphaned children who have thirty days to prove they can remain together as a family without adult supervision. John Rubinstein (son of legendary pianist Artur Rubinstein) stars as the oldest, and he also wrote the film's music. Two other second generation
62.
All Together Now (1975)
A film inspired by the actual story of four orphaned children who have thirty days to prove they can remain together as a family without adult supervision. John Rubinstein (son of legendary pianist Artur Rubinstein) stars as the oldest, and he also wrote the film's music. Two other second generation
63.
Kid Blue (1972) as Music
A western satire in which the counterculture visits 1902 Dime Box, Texas.
64.
The Candidate (1972) as Composer
A senate candidate's ideals weaken as his position in the polls gets stronger.
65.
Jeremiah Johnson (1972) as Composer
An ex-soldier moves to the Colorado wilderness but cannot escape civilization.
66.
The Candidate (1972) as Music
A senate candidate's ideals weaken as his position in the polls gets stronger.
67.
Jeremiah Johnson (1972) as Music
An ex-soldier moves to the Colorado wilderness but cannot escape civilization.
68.
Zachariah (1971) as Composer
Gunfights and electric guitars in the Old West? You bet! Zachariah gets a mail order gun, practices a little, and kills a man in the local saloon. He and his friend Matthew set out to become gunfighters, joining with the Crackers, a rock band who are also (pitifully inept) stage robbers. Having quickly outgrown that gang, Zachariah and Matthew set out to become bigtime gunslingers. Before long, they part company and a rivalry grows between them.

Director (special)

69.
Summer Stories: The Mall (1992) as Director
A three-part "ABC Afterschool Special" focusing on the lives of a group of high-school-age friends who work in a suburban mall and their individual struggles to make critical decisions that will shape their futures.
70.
Matter of Conscience, A (1989) as Director
A "CBS Schoolbreak Special" about the problems that develop between a boy and his grandfather when the grandfather's Nazi past comes to light.

Cast (special)

71.
Art of the Piano, The (2000) as Narration
Journeying through the major traditions and stylistic currents that have shaped the 20th century history of the piano, this performance documentary bisects other important developments in music: recording techniques, instrument manufacture, Hollywood films and the psychology of the world's virtuoso
72.
Art of the Piano, The (2000) as Host
Journeying through the major traditions and stylistic currents that have shaped the 20th century history of the piano, this performance documentary bisects other important developments in music: recording techniques, instrument manufacture, Hollywood films and the psychology of the world's virtuoso
73.
50th Annual Tony Awards, The (1996)
Live presentation of the 50th Annual Tony Awards, honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. The special includes a salute to Tony's Golden Anniversary spotlighting historic moments from previous Tony broadcasts.
74.
Liza Minnelli in Sam Found Out: A Triple Play (1988) as Johnny (Part 3)
A special featuring Liza Minnelli in three one-act plays--a drama (Part 1), a comedy (Part 2), and a musical (Part 3). The phrase "Sam Found Out" acts as the basis for the action of each play. Part one deals with a prostitute who helps the plice get the goods on her sadistic pimp. The second segment
75.
Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening (1987)
A special taped before a black-tie audience at Carnegie Hall, which had been shut down for seven months for the most extensive renovation in its 96-year history. The program celebrates the re-opening of the great concert hall, and highlights its history through personal anecdotes, vintage photograph
76.
Rubinstein Remembered: A 100th Anniversary Tribute (1987) as Host
Actor-composer John Rubinstein hosts a profile of his pianist grandfather, Arthur Rubinstein, who, had he lived (he died in 1982), would have celebrated his one-hundredth birthday on January 28, 1987. To commemorate that anniversary, the people of Lodz, Poland, brought the Rubinstein family back to
77.
40th Annual Tony Awards, The (1986)
The annual presentation of the American Theatre Wing's Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater, broadcast live from the Minskoff Theatre in New York City. This year (1986) marks the twentieth time the Tony Awards have been presented on national television.
78.
37th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards, The (1985)
The thirty-seventh annual presentation by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS) of the Emmy Awards for prime time television. Telecast live from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, California.
79.
Mr. & Ms. (1975) as David Robbins
The exploits of David and Mandy Robbins, a husband-and-wife private detective team. In the second of two pilots for a potential "Mr. & Ms." series (see also "Mr. & Ms. and the Magic Studio Mystery"), David and Mandy investigate the death of a young British rock star and a conspiracy by several peopl

Music (special)

80.
Hollow Boy, The (1991) as Music
A drama about two teenaged friends in New York City in 1936 who come from very different homes.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

81.
Roots: The Next Generations (1979) as Lieutenant Hamilton Ten Eyck
The unparalleled success of "Roots" in 1977 prompted this continuation of Alex Haley's saga, beginning with the events where its predecessor ended in 1882 and bringing the story to the present with James Earl Jones playing Haley and Marlon Brando as American Nazi leader George Lincoln Rockwell, who

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

82.
Perfect Murder, Perfect Town (2000) as Reverend Hoverstock
Miniseries based on Lawrence Schiller's book about the struggle between John and Patsy Ramsey and law enforcement in Boulder, Colorado, after the murder of their young daughter, JonBenet, on Christmas night 1996. The fact-based story, which draws on recorded interviews with investigators, prosecutor
83.
Voices Within: The Lives of Truddi Chase (1990) as Norman
A two-part miniseries based on the true story of Truddi Chase, a woman who developed multiple personalities, eventually leading to the destruction of her marriage and career. After years of struggling, she finds the help she needs from a caring therapist and begins to unravel the mystery in her past
84.
Shadow on the Sun (1988) as Arthur Cane
A miniseries for CBS detailing the life of Beryl Markham, famed adventurer, pilot, and horse trainer who was linked romantically with some of the most celebrated people of her time.
85.
Two Mrs. Grenvilles, The (1987) as Bratsie Bleeker
A miniseries based on Dominick Dunne's novel about the sensational Woodward murder case of 1955. Showgirl Ann Arden marries wealthy Billy Grenville and must contend with the disapproval of her patrician mother-in-law, Alice. Ann's rag-to-riches ascent into New York society comes to a halt when she s
86.
French Atlantic Affair, The (1979) as Herb Kleinfeld
There's terror on the high seas when cult leader Telly Savalas and his fanatic followers, among whom is devoted Shelley Winters, seize a luxury liner commanded by Louis Jourdan and hold a stellar roster of film and TV luminaries for a ransom of $70 million in gold. Chad Everett is a successful novel

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