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Born: January 10, 1948 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Served as a medic in US Army
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Appeared in more than 30 Off-Broadway plays
1976:
Film debut, "Savage Weekend"
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Moved to Los Angeles
1980:
Played Loretta Lynn's young uncle in "Coal Miner's Daughter"
1981:
TV series debut as regular, "Bret Maverick" (NBC)
1982:
Played Larry (of Larry, Daryl and Daryl) on "Newhart" (CBS)
1982:
Appeared as Tommy Lee Jones' cellmate in "The Executioner's Song"
1982:
Cast as the brilliant, gentle toy maker in Ridley Scott's classic sci-fi film, "Blade Runner"
1989:
Played Lippy Jones in the "Lonesome Dove" miniseries on CBS
1991:
Co-Starred in "Stephen King's 'Sometimes They Come Back'"
1993:
Reprised role of Lippy Jones in "Return to Lonesome Dove" (CBS)
1994:
Co-starred in John Grisham's "The Client"
1994:
Portrayed a character named Deuce in an episode of the hit series "Babylon 5" (TNT); later reprised the role in the TV movie "Babylon 5: Thirdspace" (1998)
1995:
Provided voice for the "Santo Bugito" (CBS) series
1998:
Co-starred opposite Beau Bridges in the satirical television series "Maximum Bob" (ABC)
2000:
Co-starred with Faye Dunaway in "Stanley's Gig"
2003:
Starred with Robert Duval in "Gods and Generals"
2004:
Cast as hotelier E.B. Farnum on the HBO original series, "Deadwood"
2005:
Starred in the big-screen version of the popular video game, "BloodRayne"; directed by Uwe Boll
2006:
Again worked with director Uwe Boll for "Dungeon Siege"
2007:
Re-teamed with director Uwe Boll for "Postal"
2008:
Joined the cast of HBO's "True Blood" playing town Sheriff Bud Dearborne

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