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Dick Schaap

Dick Schaap


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Cast (feature film)

Life and Times of Hank Greenberg, The (1998) as Himself
Portrait of baseball's first Jewish star. Bronx-born Hank Greenberg's achievements during the "Golden Age of Baseball" in the 1930s and '40s rivaled those of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. He also helped break down the barriers of discrimination in American sports and society. Greenberg was a beacon of h
Muhammad Ali: The Whole Story (1996)
Life and career of world boxing champion Muhammad Ali.
Semi-Tough (1977) as Himself
Two football players both love the boss'''' daughter.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Funny (1989) as Assistance
Various celebrities and non-celebrities tell jokes, and funny stories.

Cast (special)

Broadway Joe: The Joe Namath Story (2002) as Interviewee
Profile of former professional football player Joe Namath.
Twice Born (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary on the life and career of heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, through the prism of Ali's two Olympic experiences. At the 1960 Rome Olympics, Ali -- then an 18-year-old fighter known as Cassius Clay -- burst upon the international scene, winning a light heavyweight boxing gold medal
Greatest Dynasties of the Century (1999) as Host
A look at the century's greatest teams, those that over time have defined the word "dynasty." The five teams the program focuses on are: the New York Yankees; the Boston Celtics; UCLA Basketball; Notre Dame Football; and the Montreal Canadiens.
NYTV: By the People Who Made It (1998) as Interviewee
History of New York television as told through the collective voices of its celebrities and innovators. Interviews are supplemented by archival film clips from classic programs made in New York as well as scenes from shows currently produced in New York.
1998 (1998) as Host
Teams comprised of ordinary people competing against each other in everyday tasks. The categories are: The Disk - competitors seek to be the first to break through a shrink-wrapped cellophane of six CDs, fill a six-disc player and program it to play song three on disc five; The Parallel Park -- two
Journey of the African-American Athlete, The (1996) as Interviwee
Documentary that emphasizes personal stories, struggles and achievements of African-American athletes. More than 100 years of events are chronicled, using moments in American history as a backdrop for African-American achievements. Part 1 covers the years 1875-1950; Part 2, 1950 to the present. More
NBA at 50 (1996)
Documentary chronicling the history of the NBA from its inception in 1946 through today. Many past and present NBA players and personalities reflect on the game and its heritage. Vintage game and off-court footage offers a comprehenseive look at the NBA's past 50 years.
ABC's Wide World of Sports 35th Anniversary Special (1996) as Interviewee
Special commemorating the 35th anniversary of "ABC's Wide World of Sports." Included are memorable moments and personalities from the series.
Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards (1994)
A presentation of the third annual Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring individual sports achievements in ten categories.
In This Corner... Boxing's Historic Battles (1994)
Documentary focusing on four epic boxing bouts and the stories that made them larger than life: Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries (1910), the Joe Louis vs. Max Schmeling rematch (1938), the Muhammad Ali vs. Sonny Liston rematch (1965), and Ali vs. Joe Frazier (1971).
Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards Presented by Footlocker (1993) as Presenter
A live presentation of the Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards, honoring athletes in ten categories.
Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards (1992) as Presenter
A live presentation of "The Jim Thorpe Awards," honoring individual achievements in 10 sports categories.
Muhammad Ali (1991)
A special chronicling the life and career of former heavyweight fighter Muhammad Ali. Telecast as a segment of "Biography."
Grand Slam (1989) as Host
A special in which sportscaster Dick Schaap interviews baseball stars, both past and present, about their recollections of the game. Some memorable moments from the game are shown. Comedian Billy Crystal provides humor from the fans' perspective.

Misc. Crew (special)

Sports Comedy Network, The (1990) as Footage Supplier
A comedy special featuring humorous moments from the sports world. Includes comedy skits, interviews and spoofs of sports commercials.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

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