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Born: December 9, 1942 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Any Given Sunday (1999) as Opposing Coach Game No 3
The biggest battle for the NFL's Miami Sharks is not with the other teams, but within the Shark's own ranks as aging star quarterback, Jack "Cap" Rooney, and battle-weary coach, Tony D'Amato, go head to head with young players and new management who are more concerned with big money and the star-making potential of television than the ethics of the game or the health of its players.
2.
Last Boy Scout, The (1991) as Himself
In this entertaining early '90s classic, a former Secret Service agent teams up with a former pro-football star to solve the mysterious murder of his girlfriend. This is a must-see for any action-film aficionados. Starring Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans, Halle Berry, Taylor Negron and Chelsea Field.
3.
Necessary Roughness (1991)
Comedy about a college football coach and his assistant who must clean up their team, captained by a 34-year-old quarterback who falls in love with a professor.
4.
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990) as Himself
Chaos results when a developer levels the building which housed a purveyor of Gremlins.
5.
Spontaneous Combustion (1989) as General
The story of a man who can make people spontaneously combust simply by coming into contact with them.
6.
Crash Course (1988) as Smilin' Ed Konner
A group of mischievous high school seniors are enrolled in a summer-school driver's education class.
7.
Stepford Children, The (1987) as Tom Wilcox
A television movie about the Harding family forsaking city life for the quiet of the small town of Stepford where the women are programmed into perfection. Steven Harding's second wife, Laura, is concerned about her new law career, and the Harding children fear boredom. But Laura pries into the deat
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Johnny Dangerously (1984) as Arthur
10.
Smorgasbord (1983)
Warren Nefron narrates his life's story to his psychiatrist. He is such a failure at life that he cannot even succeed at committing suicide.
11.
Who Fell Asleep? (1979) as Joe
When a young woman is killed shortly after receiving an anonymous phone call, a policeman named Roger Lane is assigned to find out if her death was accidental, a suicide, or murder. While on the case, Roger meets the woman's sister, a reporter named Keegan, and they two are attracted to each other.
12.
Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, The (1979) as Brom Bones
The old Washington Irving literary classic about clumsy schoolteacher Ichabod Crane's encounter with the fabled Headless Horseman in the town of Sleepy Hollow initially premiered, typically, on Halloween night. An entry in NBC's periodic "Classics Illustrated" series, this presentation was framed by
13.
Superdome (1978) as Hennerson
A silent killer stalks New Orleans and threatens the Super Bowl football game, putting a roster fill of familiar TV faces in jeopardy in this mini-version of "Two Minute Warning."
14.
Gus (1976) as Rob Cargil
The California Atoms are in last place with no hope of moving up. But by switching the mule from team mascot to team member, (He can kick 100 yard field goals!) they start winning, and move up in the rankings, Hurrah! The competition isn't so happy.
15.
Matter of Wife... and Death, A (1976) as Heavy
A free-wheeling private eye attempts to track down the killers of a small-time hood and finds himself neck-deep in a big-time gambling operation. This pilot to a prospective series called "Shamus" was an attempt to duplicate the success of the theatrical feature that was a big hit for Burt Reynolds.
16.
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976) as Rodeo
Los Angeles: A new law says that the first ambulance that arrives at an accident obtains the contract to transport the injured person. The result is ruthless competition between several companies.
17.
Brian's Song (1971) as Himself
One of the most critically acclaimed of all made-for-TV movies, and one of the most watched, this was a finely told and acted story of Brian Piccolo, running back for the Chicago Bears, his lasting rivalry and friendship with fellow player Gale Sayers, and his losing battle with cancer. The film was

Cast (special)

18.
Sports Illustrated's 20th Century Sports Awards (1999)
Live coverage of an awards event commemorating sports in the 20th century, from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Celebrities of the entertainment world salute the century's most exceptional stars of the sports world.
19.
NFL at 75: An All-Star Celebration, The (1995)
Special celebrating the National Football League's 75th anniversary, featuring guest performances and appearances, footage from NFL history and the introduction of the NFL's All-Time Team.
20.
Bob Hope & Friends: Making New Memories (1991)
A special in which Bob Hope appears with celebrity guest stars and ten new female "stars of tomorrow."
21.
Valvoline National Driving Test, The (1989)
A special that utilizes state-of-the-art camera technology to place viewers in the driver's seat while testing their knowledge of traffic rules and car safety.
22.
Time Out For Dad (1987) as Dick Kowalski
A story about a retired football player turned househusband. The production marks the return to television of Harriet Nelson, of "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet."
23.
Rodney Dangerfield: Exposed (1985)
A special comprised of comedy sketches that exploit Rodney Dangerfield's difficulty getting anybody's respect.
24.
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest
Michael Landon is roasted in this special.
25.
Sunday Funnies (1983) as Tank Mcnamara
Musical numbers, sketches, and blackouts based on comic strip characters.
26.
Cass Malloy (1982) as Officer Alvin Dimsky
The pilot for a comedy series not picked up by CBS about Cass Malloy, a pretty wife and mother who, after the untimely death of her husband, Big Jim Malloy, replaces him as Sheriff of Burr County, Indiana. In the pilot episode, Cass assumes her new responsibilities and struggles to balance the dema

Cast (special)

27.
Rich Man, Poor Man (1975) as Al Fanducci
The overwhelming success of this star-laden TV adaptation of Irwin Shaw's 1970 best-seller that was shown as six two-hour motion pictures over a seven-week period assured the future of the "Novel for Television" miniseries genre. Stars of varying magnitudes were made of the production's three leadin

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