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Born: May 27, 1955 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Entourage (2015)
Storyline is under wraps.
2.
Kill the Messenger (2014)
Journalist Gary Webb finds himself the target of a smear campaign when he links the CIA to a scheme to arm Contra rebels in Nicaragua and import cocaine into California, which leads to a tragic end.
3.
Decoding Annie Parker (2013)
Annie Parker has a personal relationship with breast cancer. Her mother and her sister died of the disease and ultimately she is diagnosed with it too. Naturally affable with an offbeat sense of humor - even in the face of her own mortality, she struggles to hold her family and life together, as her
4.
Man of Steel (2013)
Clark Kent/Kal-El is a young twenty-something journalist who feels alienated by powers beyond anyone's imagination. Transported to Earth years ago from Krypton, an advanced alien planet, Clark struggles with the ultimate question - Why am I here? Shaped by the values of his adoptive parents Martha and Jonathan Kent, Clark soon discovers that having super abilities means making very difficult decisions. But when the world needs stability the most, it comes under attack. Will his abilities be used to maintain peace or ultimately used to divide and conquer? Clark must become the hero known as "Superman," not only to shine as the world's last beacon of hope but to protect the ones he loves.
5.
Knife Fight (2013)
A shrewd political crisis consultant plays rough to make scandals disappear for his clients.
6.
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Secret Service officer Johnny English has been working in a remote part of Asia, but is hunted down by his superiors for a special mission. He must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos.
7.
Another Harvest Moon (2011)
Four elderly Americans cope with life in a nursing home. Frank, Ella, Alice and June gather each morning for a game of cards. They have become like family to one another, offering unyielding support, constant bickering and strong opinions about life, death and everything in between. One morning Fran
9.
Infidel, The (2010)
A fairly devout Muslim man has his world turned upside down when his mother dies and he discovers his original birth certificate, which reveals not only was he adopted, but he was born a Jew. In the midst of an identity crisis, he turns to a Jewish cabdriver to teach him lessons in Jewishness.
10.
Made in Dagenham (2010)
Confronting a male-dominated corporate machine and the oppressive attitudes of her times, Rita O'Grady leads her female co-workers in a struggle for rights, respect and equal pay that will change the "man's world" forever.
11.
Poliwood (2009)
Taking place during the 2008 Democratic and Republican national conventions, documentary focuses on the role that celebrities play in disseminating various political messages.
12.
Imagine That (2009)
Before he found himself standing in front of his friends' house yelling for his daughter's purple security blanket in the middle of the night, Evan Danielson was just your average financial wizard - focused, successful and driven. But when his daughter introduced him to the princesses and their quee
13.
Last Chance Harvey (2008)
New Yorker Harvey Shine is on the verge of losing his dead-end job as a jingle writer. Warned by his boss that he has just one more chance to deliver, Harvey goes to London for a weekend to attend his daughter's wedding but promises to be back on Monday morning to make an important meeting--or else.
14.
Martian Child (2007)
David Gordon, a recently widowed science fiction writer, considers adopting Dennis, a young orphaned boy who claims to be from Mars. Ignoring some sage advice about the perils of parenthood from his sister Liz and the qualms of children's group home director Sophie, David decides he wants to be a fa
15.
Civic Duty (2006)
An American accountant obsessed with terrorist plots and cable news gets a jolt when an unattached graduate student moves in next door.
16.
Ray (2004) as Jerry Wexler
Born in a poor town in Georgia, Ray Charles went blind at the age of seven shortly after witnessing his younger brother's accidental death. Inspired by a fiercely independent mother who insisted he make his own way in the world, Charles found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring
17.
People I Know (2003) as Elliot Sharansky
A veteran New York press agent is drawn into the sleazy world of politics, celebrity, and illicit drugs when his famous actor-client falls into a scandal that jeopardizes his ambitious plans to become a senator.
18.
I Am Sam (2001) as Turner
Sam Dawson is a mentally-challenged father raising his daughter Lucy with the help of an extraordinary group of friends. As Lucy turns seven and begins to intellectually surpass her father, their close bond is threatened when their situation comes under the scrutiny of a social worker who wants Lucy placed in foster care. Faced with a seemingly unwinnable case, Sam vows to fight the legal system and forms an unlikely alliance with Rita Harrison, a high-powered, self-absorbed attorney who initially takes his case pro bona as a challenge from her colleagues. On the surface the two couldn't be further apart, but in reality they are subtly similar. Sam's compulsive nature is mirrored in Rita's more socially acceptable obsessive-compulsive nature. Together they struggle to convince the system that Sam deserves to get his daughter back and, in the process, fuse a bond that results in a unique testament to the power of unconditional love.
19.
What's the Worst That Could Happen? (2001) as Walter Greenbaum
Max Fairbanks is a very wealthy, powerful man who has built an incredibly successful business empire by being ruthless. Kevin Caffrey is a sophisticated procurer of other people's possessions. An accidental meeting brings the two men together and in a simple moment their fates are sealed. When Max catches Kevin during an attempted robbery at his beachside mansion, he steals Kevin's lucky ring in retaliation, claiming it as his own. Because the ring is his girlfriend's, Kevin is furious and vows to stop at nothing to get it back.
20.
Lucky Numbers (2000) as Jerry Green
Local television weatherman Russ Richards is on the verge of losing his shirt. What money he doesn't squander on his own lavish lifestyle he loses in an unsuccessful snowmobile dealership he owns in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Desperate to avoid financial ruin, Russ schemes with Crystal Latroy, the station's lotto ball girl, to rig the state lottery drawing. The numbers come up right, but everything else starts to go wrong as the plan starts to unravel and turns downright ugly.
21.
Gun Shy (2000) as Elliot
Charlie, a legendary undercover DEA agent, has suddenly lost his nerves of steel. Although he's been involved in more drug busts than he cares to remember, his instinct for danger, his cool composure and his iron guts--especially his guts--have finally failed him. The post traumatic stress of his la
22.
Whatever It Takes (2000) as Pe Teacher
Two high school seniors, one jock and one nerd, agree to coach each other on how to win the heart of a girl.
23.
Forces of Nature (1999) as Joe
Ben has two days to get from New York to Savannah for his wedding to Bridget. How hard can that be in this age of planes, trains and automobiles? When his plane goes skidding into Flushing Bay, Ben saves the life of his seatmate, an eccentric young woman named Sarah. In return, she becomes his faithful traveling companion--whether he likes it or not--and it's all downhill from there as the two head south. Panic doesn't really set in until Ben realizes that he's developing a definite attraction to the impetuous Sarah... and the feeling is decidedly mutual. It seems that man, machine and the forces of nature are conspiring to keep Ben from his vows, leaving him to wonder if this is some kind of cosmic test...and if it is, will he pass?
24.
Crazy in Alabama (1999) as Norman
It's the summer of 1965 and eccentric and glamorous Lucille is on her way to Hollywood to pursue her dreams of television stardom. With the head of her abusive husband stored safely in a tupperware container, she hits the road on a journey of self independence and becomes an unlikely catalyst for a
25.
Living out Loud (1998) as Philly
A film about New York state of mind which chronicles the life of Judith Nelson, a woman who has lived the life of a wealthy, Fifth Avenue doctor's wife. But after her husband abandons her for a younger woman, Judith is left to reconcile the silence of her plush Co-op--a silence filled with memories and frustrations. When her isolation is interrupted by a chance, fleeting romantic encounter, Judith sees the world through new eyes. Refreshed with the possibilities of a new life, she befriends her building elevator operator, Pat--a familiar yet nameless face--and she discovers he, too, has a life filled with loss and dreams beyond this invisible daily job. Together, they confide in and console each other.
26.
Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The (1998) as Mr Green
A typical day for New York City subway riders turns into a nightmare, as four hijackers, led by Mr. Blue, carry out their plan to seize command of a subway train with eight hostages. A ransom of $8 million must be delivered in one hour or they will begin to shoot the hostages. Transit Authority Poli
27.
Heaven (1998) as Stanner
Langley is a compulsive gambler and unsuccessful architect whose wife has just left him. He is redesigning his sleazy pal Stanner's strip club when he meets transsexual Heaven. Heaven is, by coincidence seeing the same therapist as Langley, this shrink being an unethical type who is also sleeping wi
28.
Pentagon Wars, The (1998)
Satiric look at the Pentagon, tells the true story of wild government spending focusing on the Pentagon's use of $14 billion of American taxpayers' money to fund a new troop carrier that they knew would never work. Air Force Colonel James Burton attempts to expose the waste, and at the same time, th
29.
Deep Impact (1998) as Don Biederman
After it's discovered that a comet is heading toward Earth, a U.S. spaceship is launched to blow it up. The plan fails, splitting the comet into two pieces, both hurtling towards different parts of North America. One is expected to trigger catastrophic tidal waves on the eastern seaboard and the other to create dense clouds of dust that could wipe out all life.
30.
Volcano (1997) as Haskins
Los Angeles. It is perhaps best known as the entertainment capital of the world--a sun-kissed golden metropolis of glitz and glamour. To others it represents something very different. Millions more recognize The City of Angels as the unwilling epicenter of virtually every natural disaster--including earthquakes, firestorms and mudslides. Now the city which has become almost a byword for disaster is about to experience its most cataclysmic event ever, one that will ultimately test its ability to survive. A vent in the earth's crust has unleashed an incredible force of nature. The literally earth-shattering product: an erupting Volcano... and ground zero is L.A.'s famed La Brea Tar Pits. An unprepared Los Angeles is facing its worst nightmare as an endless stream of fiery, deadly lava insidiously creeps across traffic-choked streets while wreaking havoc below ground in the labyrinth of man-made natural tunnels.
31.
Santa Fe (1997) as Alex
After having suffered a terrible cult experience, a man returns to his Santa Fe hometown to reunite with his wife and daughter only to learn that they have become deeply involved in New Age philosophies. Weary of anything remotely cultish after his near-fatal experience, he still manages to fall in
32.
Touch (1997) as Jerry
Juvenal is an innocent young man who has the rare -- possibly miraculous -- ability to heal people with his hands. When his healing touch comes to public attention, he is sought out by an assortment of characters who stand to gain from his gift, including a zany religious zealot and an opportunistic
33.
Loved (1997) as District Attorney Steve Waters
A district attorney falls in love with a star witness, a woman who was once involved in an abusive relationship with a defendant. He has driven three women to attempt suicide, and the last one has succeeded. Hedda, his first lover, had a promising swimming career destroyed by her desperate reaction
34.
Lost World: Jurassic Park, The (1997) as Eddie Carr
A few years back, venture capitalist John Hammond figured out how to recreate dinosaurs from DNA fragments encased in ember. He started a company called InGen, which placed the genetically engineered dinosaurs in a theme park on an island in Costa Rica. But the Jurassic Park systems broke down shortly before it could open, the dinosaurs got free and had to be destroyed, and the island was closed to the public. In the aftermath, everyone involved moved quickly to quash the story. InGen wanted to limit its liability. The Costa Rican government wanted to preserve its reputation as a tourist paradise. And the individual scientists who had been hired as consultants on the project were bound by the nondisclosure agreement to remain silent. But as Dr. Ian Malcolm is about to find out... something has survived.
35.
Michael (1996) as Italian Waiter
When rumor of Michael's existence reaches the National Mirror, washed-up journalist Frank Quinlan smells a page-one scoop. True or not, it's his job to track down this alleged angel, and bring him back to Chicago in time for Christmas. But his fiesty boss won't let him go alone. He sends Quinlan on assignment with angel expert Dorothy Winters and Huey Driscoll, another jaded reporter who would have been canned years ago had he not rescued Sparky, a mongrel that has become famous as the paper's prized mascot. As the trio travels to Iowa, each believes the trip is a colossal hoax until they come face-to-feather with Michael. He smells like cookies, acts like a playboy and tosses off miracles when everyone least expects them. As Quinlan and Dorothy search for the incontrovertible proof they need not to believe in Michael, Michael sets out against all odds to get Dorothy and Quinlan to believe in each other.
36.
City Hall (1996) as Larry Schwartz
To a young idealist like New York City's Deputy Mayor Kevin Calhoun life is either black or white, but to a veteran politician like Mayor John Pappas the game is played in various shades of gray. Together, they are a formidable team that deftly handles the daily crossfire of crime, poverty and urban
37.
Grace of My Heart (1996) as Auditiion Record Producer
A look at a woman struggling to find her own voice in the male-dominated world of music follows the journey of singer/songwriter Denise Waverly through the corridors of the Brill Building during the doo-wop heyday of the late fifties and into Malibu's psychedelic surfer scene of the late sixties. Al
38.
Trigger Effect, The (1996) as Gun Shop Clerk
Returning to their suburban home, Matt and Annie discover that their infant daughter has an ear infection. Matt calls the pediatrician who says he'll phone in a prescription, but during the night there is a power failure. With the phones dead, the pharmacist hasn't received the prescription and won'
39.
Special Report: Journey to Mars (1996) as Eric Altman
Drama revolving around the first human attempt to land on Mars and the Global News Network's television coverage of the event. The mission is endangered by the Native Earth Alliance, a non-violent group set on ending interplanetary exploration.
40.
Arrival, The (1996) as Calvin
An astronomer discovers an encoded message from an alien race.
41.
Rough Magic (1995)
The story of magician's assistant Myra Shumway who sets off on a series of bizarre, liberating adventures during the early 1950s. After her controlling fiance shoots and kills her mentor, Myra flees to the Mexican border concealing the roll of film on which she captured the murder. There she is caug
42.
Se7en (1995)
A retiring police detective and his new partner investigate a serial killer whose crimes mirror the seven deadly sins.
43.
Tank Girl (1995) as Trooper In Trench
Set in the year 2033, when an ecological cataclysm has ravaged the land, leaving water the most rare and coveted resource. Out of this brutal landscape emerges Rebecca Buck, a warrior-chick with an attitude... and a tank. Sexy, smart and outspoken, with a completely irreverent sense of humor, Tank G
44.
Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (1994) as Movietone News Director
Pioneer aviator Amelia Earhart makes her 1937 fatal last flight.
45.
Speed (1994) as Train Driver
A morally ambivalent cop must remove a bomb planted under a bus that's triggered to explode when its speed drops below 50 mph.
46.
Speechless (1994) as Sound Technician
Two sppechwriters for opposite political candidates fall in love.
47.
Saved By the Bell -- Wedding in Las Vegas (1994) as Deputy Dano
A television movie based on the series "Saved By the Bell." Zack and Kelly, along with their friends, drive to Las Vegas to get married; but when Slater and Screech are mistakenly arrested, Zack has to use the wedding money for bail. The boys then desperately try to earn the money back without Kelly
48.
The Hudsucker Proxy (1994) as Mailroom Screamer
A corrupt executive tries to control his company by appointing a small-town boob to replace the president.
49.
My Life (1993) as Young Bill
Wanting his unborn child to know his father in some way, a dying man makes videotapes of his life.
50.
Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom, The (1993) as Life Photographer
Based on the story of Wanda Holloway of Channelview, Texas, who was found guilty of conspiring to kill the mother of her daughter's cheerleading rival. Examines the entire phenomenon of the case -- the eighth-grade tryouts, the alleged murder plot, the trial, the media madness, and the battle over m
51.
Ghost in the Machine (1993) as Scanner Technician
An electrical storm causes a power surge in a hospital's MRI machine, killing the crash victim--a computer repairman cum serial killer--being scanned, but sending his soul into the city's electrical circuitry and computer systems. Thus liberated, he resumes stalking his next victims.
52.
The Bodyguard (1992) as Skip Thomas
A former Secret Service agent signs on as bodyguard to a temperamental pop star.
53.
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) as Gun Clerk
A cop teams up with his mother to catch the killer from a murder she witnessed.
54.
Till Death Us Do Part (1992) as Jack Wells
A television movie based on a book by Vincent Bugliosi and Ken Hurwitz. A district attorney seeks to convict a slick con man of murdering his girlfriend's husband and his own wife in order to collect on their life insurance policies.
55.
Rapid Fire (1992) as Art Teacher
When a student witness a murder between two feuding drug families, he seeks the help of a friend who is a cop.
56.
Malcolm X (1992) as Jfk Reporter
The story of Malcom X, a black man who went from jail to leading a revolution.
57.
Public Eye, The (1992) as Photographer - Thompson Street
Set in early 1940s New York, a tabloid photographer gets involved in a black-market gas rationing coupon scandal. The story is very loosely based on the life of the famous tabloid photographer, Weegee.
58.
Hoffa (1992) as Government Attorney
Film based on the life of union leader Jimmy Hoffa, until his dissapearance in 1975.
59.
Young Guns II (1990) as Rat Bag
Sequel to "Young Guns" (USA/1988), reuniting some of the characters from the original one year later, when they are extradited to New Mexico to stand trial.
60.
Trenchcoat in Paradise (1989) as Mole
A detective from New Jersey crosses a crime boss, travels to Hawaii, and ends up tackling the Islands' biggest case.
61.
Medium Straight (1988) as Pat Harding
A petty hood goes on the lam after assuming he's murdered the son of a Mafia kingpin.

Cast (special)

62.
Sports Illustrated's Night of Champions (2001) as Presenter
A tribute to a group of the sports world's top performers of 2001 and legendary figures from the past. The program reveals the 2001 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year, and honors Sports Illustrated Women's Sportswoman of the Year, three-time NBA Most Valuable Player Earvin "Magic" Johnson and
63.
Korman's Kalamity (1990) as Lester Middleton
A segment of the horror anthology series for HBO, "Tales From the Crypt." A cartoonist for "Tales from the Crypt" comics discovers his macabre illustrations come to life and commit deadly acts. A policewoman investigating the murders falls in love with the married artist, but their romance won't blo

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

64.
Forever Lulu (2001)
A schizophrenic woman tracks down her college boyfriend to help her find their son they gave up for adoption 16 years earlier.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

65.
Cruel Doubt (1992)
A two-part miniseries based on Joe McGinniss's nonfiction book. A family is torn apart when a woman discovers that her husband's murderer is a member of her own family.

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