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Born: December 19, 1946 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Toronto, Ohio, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
President's Man: A Line in the Sand, The (2002) as President Adam Mayfield
By day, Joshua McCord is a Dallas University professor. By night, he is the president's man -- a highly classified secret agent who goes on special missions for the president. Joshua relies on his right-hand man, Deke Slater, and his computer and technical genius daughter, Que, to go on highly confi
2.
For Love of Olivia (2001) as Horton Roundtree
In the mid-south in 1966, small town lawyer Daniel Stewart is facing the opportunity of a lifetime -- to be the first black congressman from his district. The challenge of Daniel's campaign is heightened when the wife of incumbent Horton Roundtree is found murdered in her bed. The suspect is poor bl
3.
Final Run (1999) as Glen "Lucky" Singer
Pilot Glen "Lucky" Singer, who is skeptical of computers, is on vacation when he and his family are caught on a runaway train that is controlled by a computer.
4.
Miracle on the 17th Green (1999) as Mitch Mckinley
Mitch McKinley wakes up one day to realize that he is unfulfilled in his job as an advertising executive and that he has always dreamed of playing golf on the pro circuit. Middle age hasn't helped Mitch's feeling that life is passing him by and when he unexpectedly loses his job, he decides to try o
5.
Final Descent (1997) as Glen "Lucky" Singer
Glen "Lucky" Singer is the veteran pilot of a jumbo jet that is hit by a prop plane shortly after take-off. The jet, damaged in the rear, can only climb -- it cannot level off, nor descend. It is only a matter of time before the plane reaches an altitude at which air pressure will cause it to disint
6.
Spenser: A Savage Place (1995) as Spenser
Spenser and his ex-girlfriend, a television investigative reporter, probe a story of corruption in the film industry.
7.
She Stood Alone: The Tailhook Scandal (1995) as Rear Admiral Mac Williams
U.S. Naval officer sues for sexual harassment. Based on the story of Lieutenant Paula Coughlin, who was harassed by her male colleagues at the 1991 Tailhook convention of Navy fliers in Las Vegas.
8.
Horse For Danny, A (1995) as Eddie Fortuna
An eleven-year-old girl who has grown up around racetracks parlays her winnings to buy a fiery horse with the heart of a champion.
9.
Spenser: Pale Kings & Princes (1994) as Spenser
In a revival of the television series "Spenser: For Hire," Spenser teams up with his longtime girlfriend, psychologist Susan, and friend Hawk, to unravel a web of murder, drugs and deceit surrounding a small New England town.
10.
To Save the Children (1994) as Jake Downey
An ex-cop uses a bomb to hold an elementary school full of children and teachers hostage. Based on the book "When Angels Intervene," an account of real events that took place in 1986.
11.
Perfect Stranger, A (1994) as Alex Hale
A television movie based on "A Perfect Stranger," Danielle Steel's novel about an attorney who falls in love with the young wife of a wealthy man who is dying.
12.
Spenser: A Judas Goat (1994) as Spenser
Spenser is hired to investigate a peculiar bombing and instead uncovers a ring of African terrorists bent on the assasination of a presidential candidate. Based on the series "Spenser: For Hire" and two television movies.
13.
Spenser: Ceremony (1993) as Spenser
Private investigator Spenser rescues a young girl from the world of teenage prostitution when she uncovers a dangerous secret that could destroy a political candidate's future.
14.
Deadly Relations (1993) as Leonard Fagot
A fiercely domineering father, losing his obsessive control over his once-adoring daughters, turns his rage to murder and an insurance swindle.
15.
Survive the Savage Sea (1992) as Jack Carpenter
Based on the true story of a family which miraculously survived 37 days at sea after their boat is capsized by whales.
16.
Revolver (1992) as Nick Sastre
An American secret agent who, paralyzed by an assassin's bullet, sets out to find his assailant and in the process uncovers a top-secret warfare operation that threatens international security.
17.
In a Stranger's Hand (1992) as Jack Bauer
When a businessman recognizes a girl from a missing-child poster, he joins forces with her mother to search for her.
18.
Blind Man's Bluff (1992) as Thomas Booker
A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
19.
Double Edge (1992) as Harry Carter
A hired assassin is pursued by an FBI agent with whom she has a physical resemblance.
20.
Stranger at My Door (1991) as Joe Fortier
A farm owner and an estranged wife on the run help each other escape corrupt law enforcement and their dark pasts.
21.
Quiet Little Neighborhood, A Perfect Little Murder, A (1990) as Ross Pegler
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.
22.
83 Hours 'Til Dawn (1990) as Bradley Burdock
A television movie based on a true story. A woman is stalked, kidnapped and then buried alive for 83 hours by a calculating sociopath. Her father makes a desperate attempt to save her.
23.
Night Walk (1989) as Jake Simon
A woman who witnesses a murder on a secluded beach becomes the target of professional killers. The investigating officers are reluctant to believe the woman's story since there is no evidence that a murder has been committed.
24.
She Knows Too Much (1989) as Harry Schofield
A former cat burglar and a bungling undercover agent investigate a series of murders involving a prominent congressman.
25.
Comeback, The (1989) as Scotty Malloy
A former college and pro football great's career is cut short by an injury. He squanders the last 20 years of his life as a jet-setting vagabond. Returning to Minneapolis to establish a new career, he tries to resume a relationship with a college-age son he barely knows. Meanwhile, trying to he inad
26.
Murder by Night (1989) as Alan Strong
A man suffers from amnesia and is uncertain whether he's a serial killer.
27.
April Morning (1988) as Joseph Simmons
A young boys cpming of age using the revolutionary war as the backdrop.
28.
Young Again (1986) as Michael Riley
The wish of a 40-year-old executive to return to the fun-filled high school days of his youth is magically granted. But he forgets that seventeen-year-olds have problems -- especially when it comes to affairs of the heart.
29.
Turk 182 (1985) as Terry Lynch
A young man becomes a mystery hero in New York when he lauches a one-man campaign to fight City Hall for proper restitution for his brother, a firefighter who was seriously injured while trying to save a young girl.
30.
Scandal Sheet (1985) as Ben Rowan
Burt Lancaster's unscrupulous publisher of a slick, supermarket checkout-counter tabloid bent on exploiting a glamorous movieland couple was seen in many quarters as what had become of his corrupt J.J. Hunsecker character of "Sweet Smell of Success" nearly twenty years earlier. Henry Winkler, "The F
31.
Defiant Ones, The (1985) as Johnny "Joker" Johnson
A movie about two escaping chain gang prisoners, one white and one black, who hate each other, but in their flight for freedom, find they'll do almost anything to survive, including becoming friends.
32.
His Mistress (1984) as Allen Beck
A married tycoon becomes involved in an emotional triangle after beginning an affair with an ambitious female executive whom he sets up in a lavish penthouse. Robert Urich, Linda Kelsey and Julianne Phillips make up the triangle, with Cynthia Sikes as the savvy mistress of one of industrialist Urich
33.
Invitation to Hell (1984) as Matt Winslow
A space scientist and his wife move to a new community where they are recruited for membership in an exclusive country club by a beautiful seductress with unearthly powers, only to discover that she is the devil herself and the posh surroundings are the gateway to hell. Daytime soap opera star Susan
34.
Ice Pirates, The (1984) as Jason
Robert Urich, Mary Crosby, Michael D. Roberts, Anjelica Huston, John Matuszak, Ron Perlman, John Carradine. Set in an arid future where water has become a precious commodity, this campy blend of space opera and swashbuckler was a late entry in a long line of STAR WARS imitations
35.
Take Your Best Shot (1982) as Jess Marriner
An actor struggling to keep his career alive and his marriage from unravelling is the plot outline of this romantic comedy from the team of Richard Levinson and William Link, a change of pace for the writing/producing pair whose usual stomping grounds are the TV mystery and the social drama.
36.
Endangered Species (1982) as Ruben Castle
A New York cop and a lady sheriff investigate a string of cattle mutilations in the West.
37.
Killing At Hell's Gate (1981) as Charles Duke
A party of river rafters find their pleasure trip turning into a white water nightmare in this thinly disguised carbon of "Deliverance", the main difference being the inclusion of two women. "Hell and High Water" was the initial title of this film.
38.
Fighting Back (1980) as Rocky Bleier
A dramatization of the story of Pittsburgh Steelers football star, Rocky Bleier, and his comeback from serious injuries during the Vietnam War, thanks to Art Rooney, the team's benevolent owner.
39.
When She Was Bad... (1979) as Bob Morgan
In her first starring role in a made-for-TV movie, Cheryl Ladd is a young wife and mother whose ambitious, often-absent, upwardly mobile husband leaves her unhappy and her growing loneliness leads to frustrations she takes out on her pre-school daughter. This child abuse film, originally to have bee
40.
Leave Yesterday Behind (1978) as David Lyle
A happy-go-lucky veterinary student, paralyzed for life in a college polo meet, finds love with a young woman who leaves her fiancee to help him overcome his handicap.
41.
Vega$ (1978) as Dan Tanna
A flashy private eye in Las Vegas searches for a runaway teenage girl and runs into a murder investigation in this pilot for the hit series that began in the fall of 1978.
42.
Killdozer (1974) as Mack Mccarthy
A man-versus-machine thriller pitting a group of construction workers against a murderous bulldozer controlled by an alien being.
43.
Magnum Force (1973) as Grimes
A maverick San Francisco police detective hunts down a band of vigilante cops.

Producer (feature film)

44.
Miracle on the 17th Green (1999) as Executive Producer
Mitch McKinley wakes up one day to realize that he is unfulfilled in his job as an advertising executive and that he has always dreamed of playing golf on the pro circuit. Middle age hasn't helped Mitch's feeling that life is passing him by and when he unexpectedly loses his job, he decides to try o
45.
Spenser: Pale Kings & Princes (1994) as Co-Executive Producer
In a revival of the television series "Spenser: For Hire," Spenser teams up with his longtime girlfriend, psychologist Susan, and friend Hawk, to unravel a web of murder, drugs and deceit surrounding a small New England town.
46.
Blind Man's Bluff (1992) as Co-Producer
A blind professor is accused by the police of killing his neighbor and must clear his name by finding the murderer.
47.
Defiant Ones, The (1985) as Co-Producer
A movie about two escaping chain gang prisoners, one white and one black, who hate each other, but in their flight for freedom, find they'll do almost anything to survive, including becoming friends.

Cast (special)

48.
Ultimate Auction, The (2000) as Host
Coverage of an auction featuring Princess Diana's diamonds, a private tropical paradise, a 65 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton, an original space capsule, John F. Kennedy's Rocking Chair, an opportunity to play against NBA All Star Kobe Bryant and a private concert with N Sync.
49.
Mod Squad: The E! True Hollywood Story, The (2000) as Interviewee
Profile of the actors of the 1960's television series "The Mod Squad" -- Peggy Lipton, Clarence Williams III and Michael Cole.
50.
Intimate Portrait: Lindsay Wagner (1999) as Narration
Profile of the life and career of Emmy Award-winning actress Lindsay Wagner.
51.
67th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade (1998) as Grand Marshal
Coverage of the 67th annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, benefiting the American Cancer Society.
52.
When Stunts Go Bad (1997) as Narration
Special features filmed stunts that failed, including footage from an automobile driver's attempt to jump over 30 school buses, a jet skier's ride over a raging waterfall, and a snow skier's tumble down a mountain. Also includes interviews with stuntmen.
53.
When Animals Attack III (1997) as Host
Sequel to "When Animals Attack" and "When Animals Attack II." Takes a look at man's unpredictable relationship with animals, including footage of human encounters with dangerous animals and commentary on why these incidents occurred.
54.
Screen Actors Guild Awards, The (1997) as Presenter
Live presentation of the 33rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, presented to actors by their peers for outstanding performances in motion pictures and television.
55.
Plugged In: A Parents' Guide to TV (1997)
Kathie Lee Gifford hosts a special teaching parents and children about positive television viewing.
56.
Close Call: Cheating Death (1996) as Narration
Special about real-life human dramas of near-death experiences, featuring footage of the situations and interviews with the survivors.
57.
Hidden Secrets of Magic, The (1996) as Narration
Special which reveals the secrets behind some well-known illusions, including the Hindu Rope Trick, Sawing a Woman in Half, and Buried Alive. Several master magicians will perform and explain these feats.
58.
Hidden Secrets of Magic, The (1996) as Host
Special which reveals the secrets behind some well-known illusions, including the Hindu Rope Trick, Sawing a Woman in Half, and Buried Alive. Several master magicians will perform and explain these feats.
59.
When Animals Attack II (1996) as Host
Sequel to "When Animals Attack." Takes a look at man's unpredictable relationship with animals, including footage of human encounters with dangerous animals and advice from wildlife experts and animal activists.
60.
Family Film Awards (1996) as Presenter
Live coverage of the "Family Film Awards," which honors feature films and television programs that are popular with and appropriate for all members of the family.
61.
Marry Me! (1996) as Interviewee
First of two specials based on the best-selling book describing how celebrity couples met, courted and married. Both specials look at three high-profile couples, including interviews, personal photographs, memorabilia and video clips.
62.
When Animals Attack (1996) as Host
Special examines man's precarious relationship with animals, featuring footage of encounters with dangerous animals, including a rampaging elephant, a mountain lion, killer bees, a great white shark, a pit bull and an angry bull in Pampalona. The special also focuses on landmark animal attack legal
63.
Houdini: Unlocking His Secrets (1995) as Host
Top magicians from around the world pay homage to Harry Houdini by performing some of his most famed illusions. Includes archival footage of Houdini himself.
64.
World's Greatest Magic, The (1994) as Host
Top magicians from around the world gather for a Las Vegas stage performance.
65.
Antarctica: Life in the Freezer (1994) as Host ("National Geographic Explorer")
Examination of Antarctica's land, sea and wildlife.
66.
Made in the USA (1994) as Host
Special which looks at uniquely American products and places.
67.
15th Annual CableACE Awards, The (1994) as Presenter
Live broadcast of the fifteenth annual ACE Awards ceremony honoring excellence in cable television.
68.
Volga, The Soul of Russia (1993) as Host ("National Geographic Explorer")
Documentary special following the course of the Volga River through more than 2,000 miles of Russia.
69.
Killer Whales: Wolves of the Sea (1993) as Host ("National Geographic Explorer")
Examination of killer whale (orca) behavior.
70.
Musical Christmas at Walt Disney World, A (1993) as Host
A special which includes Disney Christmas music as well as traditional Christmas songs performed by contemporary-music artists.
71.
Canine Connection, The (1993) as Host ("National Geographic Explorer")
Two documentaries, "Greyhounds: Running For Their Lives" and "Bloodhounds on the Scent." The former shows how racing greyhounds who can't remain as top runners are consigned to farms for extermination. The latter deals with bloodhounds who rescue lost children, help people in accidents and catch cr
72.
Bat, the Cat and the Penguin, The (1992) as Host
A behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming feature film, "Batman Returns." Includes footage from the film, as well as interviews with the stars.
73.
Egypt: Beyond the Pyramids (1992) as Host ("National Geographic Explorer")
Three short films about Egypt.
74.
48th Annual Golden Globe Awards, The (1991) as Presenter
A live telecast of the forty-eighth annual Golden Globe Awards presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for achievement in film and television.
75.
17th Annual People's Choice Awards, The (1991)
A live presentation of the seventeenth annual "People's Choice Awards" honoring America's favorite entertainers. The Gallup organization determines the winners by way of a special poll.
76.
Fantasies (1991) as Host
A special depicting unusual dreams which come true, including the wish of an ailing girl to meet Neil Patrick Harris; a 100-year-old man gets to sing at a Los Angeles Kings hockey game; a man gets to dance and sing with The Temptations; a sports widow gets to sit in a baseball telecast booth and tal
77.
Tube Test Two (1991)
An interactive special designed to test viewer knowledge of the television medium in such categories as unbelievable things; cops, spies and private eyes; TV milestones.
78.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1990)
Three-hour live coverage of the 64th edition of the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from New York City.
79.
2nd Annual Valvoline National Driving Test (1990) as Host
An interactive entertainment special that uses camera technology to place viewers in the driver's seat while testing their knowledge of traffic rules and car safety.
80.
Fifteenth Annual Circus of the Stars (1990) as Ringmaster
A special in which celebrities with no prior professional circus experience perform circus feats.
81.
All-Star Tribute to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1989)
A special paying tribute to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar who is leaving professional basketball after 20 seasons and an unprecedented four NBA championships to pursue a career in entertainment. The special includes comedy skits, original musical numbers, and film clips highlighting Abdul-Jabar's career.
82.
Ultimate Stuntman: A Tribute to Dar Robinson (1987)
A special about stuntman Dar Robinson, who died in 1986 in a motorcycle accident. Included are clips from films which feature some of Robinson's stunt performances, interviews with friends and co-workers, and behind-the-scenes footage.
83.
Star-Spangled Celebration, A (1987) as Host
A three-hour live-and-taped telecast on the Fourth of July celebrating the holiday and the continuation of "Project Literacy U.S." The program highlights concerts in Busch Stadium and under Gateway Arch on the Mississippi River in St. Louis, and musical performances around the country by well-known
84.
Thanksgiving Day Parade (1986)
Live coverage of Philadelphia's Thanksgiving Day Parade, the nation's oldest. The theme of this year's parade is "We Love a Parade."
85.
Night of 100 Stars II, The (1985)
A star-studded sequel to "The Night of 100 Stars." A celebrity benefit for the Actors Fund of America, featuring music, songs, dances and comedy. Three hundred and eight stars participated in a seven-hour marathon that was edited to three hours for television.
86.
ABC All-Star Spectacular, The (1985)
The program features the stars of ABC's 1985-86 Fall line-up attending a lavish party to introduce viewers to the new and returning ABC series.
87.
Funniest Joke I Ever Heard, The (1984) as Host
Celebrities and ordinary people relate their favorite jokes and stories.
88.
Funniest Joke I Ever Heard, The (1984) as Host
The program features celebrities and ordinary people telling their favorite jokes.
89.
Rodney Dangerfield Show: I Can't Take It No More, The (1983) as Guest
Various comedy sketches featuring the man who gets no respect.
90.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's 30th Anniversary TV Special (1981)
A salute to Bob Hope on the anniversary of his thirty years on television.
91.
Battle of the Network Stars X (1981) as Abc Team Captain
A twice-yearly event in which stars from ABC, CBS, and NBC compete against each other in a series of athletic events to determine which network is best on the athletic field.
92.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's All-Star Comedy Birthday Party at West Point (1981)
A 78th birthday celebration for Bob Hope at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
93.
60 Years of Seduction (1981) as Host
A documentary focusing on sixty years of romance on the silver screen. The program features clips of some of Hollywood's stars in romantic moments, covering the 1920s to the 1970s.
94.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope in the Star-Makers (1980) as Ace Robbins
A musical comedy in which Miles Bauduc, a down-on-his-luck talent agent, and Ace Robbins, a wealthy but naive Texan, team to find an "11," the most beautiful girl in the world, for a TV series called "Levitt's Lovelies," a program about a fashion designer and her two models.
95.
Christmas Special... With Love, Mac Davis, A (1979)
A country-accented holiday show, hosted by Mac Davis.
96.
Paul Lynde at the Movies (1979)
A comic look at movies as seen through the eyes of Paul Lynde (in the guise of movie buff Maurice Darlyrimple).
97.
Celebrity Football Classic, The (1979)
Top-name celebrities compete in a game of flag football for charity.
98.
Merry Christmas From the Grand Ole Opry (1979) as Host
A Christmas celebration from the Mecca of country music, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee.
99.
Battle of the Network Stars VI (1979) as Abc Team Member
A twice-yearly event in which stars from ABC, CBS, and NBC compete against each other in a series of athletic events to determine which network is best on the athletic field.
100.
Battle of the Network Stars V (1978) as Abc Team Member
A twice-yearly event in which stars from ABC, CBS, and NBC compete against each other in a series of athletic events to determine which network is best on the athletic field.
101.
Tabitha (1977) as Paul Thurston
The story focuses on Tabitha Stevens, a beautiful witch and now-grown daughter of the mixed marriage between Samantha and Darrin Stevens, as she begins a career as a production assistant at a television station in Los Angeles.
102.
Bunco (1977) as Officer Ed Walker
The exploits of Ben Gordean and Ed Walker, plainclothes police officers with the Bunco Squad division of the Los Angeles Police Department. The pilot episode depicts Ben and Ed's efforts to expose a ruthless swindler who operates a college for con artists.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

103.
Not in Our House (2003) as Jack
104.
Captains Courageous (1996) as Captain Matthew Troop
106.
Spooner (1989) as Harry Spooner/Michael Norlon
107.
Mistral's Daughter (1984) as Jason Darcy
Vividly filmed kitsch from the pen of Judith Krantz -- in the tradition of "Scruples" and "Princess Daisy" -- as adapted by Rosemary Anne Sisson (one of the creator of "Upstairs, Downstairs") and Terence Feely, with directing chores split between Douglas Hickox and Kevin Connor. In the eight-hour mi
108.
Princess Daisy (1983) as Patrick Shannon
This star-laden adaptation of Judith Krantz's best-selling novel follows the fortunes of the spirited daughter of a beautiful American movie star (Lindsay Wagner) and a dashing Russian prince (Stacy Keach), struggling to overcome her past -- the institutionalizing of her retarded twin sister and her

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

109.
Blind Faith (1990) as Rob Marshall
A four-hour miniseries based on a true story. A leading citizen in the small New Jersey community of Toms River arranges for the murder of his wife. The persistence of an assistant prosecutor assigned to the case unnerves the man, whose sons are finally forced to accept the tragic reality of their f
110.
Lonesome Dove (1989) as Jake Spoon
A four-part miniseries adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about two former Texas Rangers who, after the Civil War, drive their cattle from Lonesome Dove, Texas, to the wide-open spaces of the Montana territory, hoping to establishing a ranch there.
111.
Amerika (1987) as Peter Bradford
A seven-part miniseries set ten years after a hypothetical Soviet takeover of the United States. The story relates how the release of a political dissident from prison triggers strong reactions from his estranged family, his childhood friend (now a rising figure in the new regime), the leaders of th

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