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Cast (feature film)

1.
Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, The (2007)
In 1881, a younger member of the notorious Jesse James gang becomes so inextricably drawn to and frightened of his mentor that his own delusions of grandeur force him to consider doing the unthinkable.
2.
Jasper, Texas (2003) as Council Member #2
Based on the true story of a violent racially motivated murder that took place in Jasper, Texas in June of 1998. A black man, James Byrd, Jr., was chained to the back of apick-up truck and dragged to his death by three white men. Almost overnight, the small town was thrust into the blinding glare
3.
Death to Smoochy (2002) as Reporter No 1
About a man playing a Barney-type character, know as Smoochie for a children's program, who is targeted for assassination.
4.
Keep the Faith, Baby (2002) as Morris Udall
Based on the life of New York Congressman Adam Clayton Powell.
5.
Focus (2001) as Carlson
In New York during the height of World War II, an American community begins to unravel when a man and his wife become victims of mistaken identity.
6.
Thin Blue Lie, The (2000) as Jack Reynolds
Television movie based on the true story of Jonathan Neumann, a young investigative reporter who won the Pulitzer Prize in the 1970s for exposing corruption in the Philadelphia police department. When Neumann hears stories about a secret cop vigilante group called "The Goon Squad," the city reporter
7.
Bless the Child (2000) as Police Lieutenant
Omens and concepts of good vs. evil have no place in Maggie O'Connor's well-ordered, practical universe. Her life revolves around her job as a nurse at a busy New York hospital -- that is, until her wayward kid sister, Jenna, shows up on her doorstep one rainy Christmas Eve and saddles Maggie with an autistic newborn child named Cody. Cody quickly touches Maggie's heart and becomes the daughter she has always longed for. But six years later Jenna suddenly re-enters her life and, with her mysterious new husband, Eric Stark, abducts Cody. The little girl, it soon becomes clear, is more than simply "special." She manifests extraordinary powers that the forces of evil have waited centuries to control and her abduction sparks a clash between the soldiers of good and evil that can only be resolved, in the end, by the strength of one small child and the love she inspires in those she touches.
8.
Defenders: Choice of Evils, The (1998) as Judge Morton
Television movie remake of the 1960s courtroom drama series, "The Defenders." After the death of his eldest son and his partner in the law firm of Preston and Preston, senior partner, Lawrence Preston enlists his granddaughter, M.J, a former prosecutor, and his other son Don, a law professor, to continue the work of ensuring that every individual accused of a crime is entitled to a proper defense. In this telefilm, a muckraking reporter, who is found guilty of a murder he didn't commit, is mistakenly released from prison. Seeking to flee, he is eventually confronted by two cops, one of whom becomes injured and ultimately dies. Although he is found innocent of the first murder, the reporter must stand trial for murdering the policeman.
9.
His Bodyguard (1998) as Feld
When a deaf man witnesses a high-tech robbery, a female security officer who knows sign language is assigned to protect him. Sam and Jenny learn a lot about each other as they hide out in Sam's apartment, a deaf school and Jenny's childhood home. Eventually, Sam gives Jenny the confidence she never
10.
Bad As I Wanna Be (1997) as General Manager (Chicago)
A chronicle of the life of NBA superstar Dennis Rodman, from his troubled beginnings in Dallas, Texas, through his college years in Oklahoma and subsequent vault into the NBA spotlight. Based on Rodman's autobiography.
11.
Conspiracy of Fear, The (1996) as Phil Lannigan
After his father's "accidental" death, a book-smart college student becomes a sinister assassin's next target. After an accidental encounter teams him with a resourceful young woman, he goes on the run and unravels a conspiracy that threatens America's safety.
12.
Star Command (1996) as Cyno Intelligence Officer
Set in the year 2135, a team of space cadets on their first training mission, is faced with a struggle for survival during an interstellar war, when a planet populated by colonists originally from Earth enters into a bitter conflict over resources and territory.
13.
Captive Heart: The James Mink Story (1996) as Point Pleasant Marshall
Drama based on the life of James Mink, the son of a freed slave who became a respected millionaire businessman in Toronto in the 1850's. Mink and his Irish-immigrant wife find out that their son-in-law, a white American, is a slave trader and has sold their daughter as a slave to a Southern Plantati
14.
Moonshine Highway (1996)
The plans of a moonshine runner trying to make a better life by becoming a stock car racer go awry when the local sheriff is determined to kill the driver over an affair with his wife.
15.
Hidden in America (1996) as Foreman
A wealthy doctor becomes involved in the plight of a father who cannot feed his children, but is too proud to accept charity.
16.
Fly Away Home (1996) as Gun Shop Owner
Following the death of her mother, thirteen-year-old Amy is bundled off to the Ontario farm to live with her estranged father, Thomas, an artist/inventor who has shaped his environment to reflect his eclectic interests. One day, Amy's travels through the farm's woods lead to a discovery that touches her: a nest of orphaned goose eggs. She nurtures the eggs until they hatch and, since geese imprint on whoever they see first, Amy becomes Mother Goose. Seeing his daughter's happiness, Thomas does not have the heart to deny her family of goslings. The young geese thrive but their idyll is disturbed when an officious wildlife officer tells Thomas that it is illegal to raise wild geese without clipping their wings. Thomas knows that nature will compel the geese to migrate south, but they've never learned to fly and with no other geese to show them how, they seem doomed. Thomas, however, has found a cause and decides to use his modest flying skills and hang glider experience to teach the geese to fly.
17.
Gang in Blue (1996) as Ernie Walsh
An African-American cop suspects that a highly-organized white supremacist secret society, called "The Phantoms," exists in his own police precinct. When he contacts the FBI, he gets no response. Deserted on all fronts, he puts his life in danger in order to gather evidence against the group. He fin
18.
When the Dark Man Calls (1995) as Julie'S Dad
After 25 years, the man convicted of murdering a woman's parents is released from prison. He blames her testimony for his conviction and begins threatening her. When he's murdered, she has to move quickly to discover the identity of the real killer.
19.
Where's the Money, Noreen? (1995) as Personnel Director
After serving over 12 years in prison for a $3 million robbery, a woman is determined to find the mastermind behind the robbery as well as the money that has been missing all these years.
20.
Another Woman (1994) as Detective Sheehan
A restaurant owner must reconstruct her life, her marriage, and her memory following a near-fatal beating.
21.
To Save the Children (1994) as Deb Wolfley
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.
22.
Change of Heart (1993)
An orphan enlists her scheming uncle to help find the father she never knew.
23.
Swordsman, The (1992) as Therapist
Two ancient enemies journey across time to claim a powerful sword.
24.
In the Eyes of a Stranger (1992)
A secretary becomes a key figure in the pursuit of stolen money when a thief whispers the whereabouts to her before his death.
25.
Quiet Killer (1992) as Limo Driver
A television movie about a race against time to stop a deadly outbreak of plague in New York City.
26.
Deceived (1991) as Assistant Coroner
Mystery set in the New York City art world, about an expert art restorer who, after her husband's death, discovers she has been deceived for many years.
27.
Abraxas: Guardian Of The Universe (1991) as Sheriff Sharp
Two space cops, former friends until one turned to crime, alight on Earth to play out their final battle.
28.
Scanners III: The Takeover (1991) as Mitch
Part III of the "Scanners" horror film series involves a woman who, under the influence of an untested drug, wreaks psychological havoc amidst power-hungry determination.
29.
Return of Eliot Ness, The (1991) as Detective Moody
Federal agent Eliot Ness returns to Chicago in 1947, sixteen years after winning fame as the man who put Al Capone behind bars. This time Ness fights murderous underworld kingpin Art "Roses" Malto.
30.
Thick as Thieves (1990) as Uncle Al
A teenage cousin stands in the way of two siblings who, as partners in crime, have dreams of easy money.
31.
Thunderground (1989) as Cody
A road picture about a down-and-out man who travels among the homeless and meets a young woman with whom he has various adventures.
32.
Dream Team, The (1989) as Con Ed Man
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
33.
Circleman (1988) as Napoleon
A former champion "round ring" boxer is lured out of retirement to help a friend pay off a gambling debt.
34.
Blue City Slammers (1988) as Georgie
Comedy/drama revolving around a women's softball team in a small town in Ontario, Canada.
35.
Physical Evidence (1988) as Potential Juror
Joe Paris, a cop suspended from active duty, awakens from an alcoholic binge to discover that he is being charged for a murder he has no memory of. Jenny Hudson, his court-appointed defense lawyer, is a young feminist eager to prove herself in the courtroom. Joe's history of violence and the physical evidence against him give the D.A. an airtight case, so Jenny and Joe realize the only way to prove his innocence is to find the real killer themselves.
36.
Ghost of a Chance (1987) as Paulie
A television movie about a veteran policeman who accidentally kills a musician. The ghost of the musician returns to persuade the cop to steer the musician's grandson away from drug peddlers and into a life of music.
37.
Bluffing It (1987)
A story that reveals the poignant and often desperate means taken by a 50-year-old factory foreman to hide his illiteracy from his employers and his family.
38.
Dead Of Winter (1987) as Highway Patrolman
A struggling actress is lured to a random mansion, where all is not what it seems.
39.
Young Again (1986) as Busdriver In City
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.
40.
High Price of Passion, The (1986) as Petrizzi
The sordid true tale of a Tufts University professor who becomes obsessed with a prostitute and is driven to murder, as recounted in Russell M. Glitman's book, is enacted by Richard Crenna, at the head of a lengthy Canadian cast. Tufts officials doubtless were unnerved to discover that in this rathe
41.
Fly, The (1986) as 2nd Man In Bar
Research scientist Seth Brundle invites science-magazine reporter Veronica Quaife to his lab for a demonstration of his telepod, which transfers matter through space. Veronica is around the lab for several weeks, and one day while discussing transporting humans with the device, she inadvertently persuades Seth into experimenting on himself. Unfortunately for everyone, Seth enters the telepod at the same time as a little housefly, with horrifying consequences.
42.
Deadly Business, A (1986) as Giradelli
A television movie based on the true story of Harold Kaufman, whose undercover work for the FBI exposed corruption and the involvment of organized crime in the handling of lethal toxic wastes.
44.
Guardian, The (1984) as Rapist
A film about a group of apartment-dwellers who, in the aftermath of a murder within their apartment building, hire a security guard -- a no-nonsense ex-military man. Everyone is pleased with Mack except Charlie Hyatt, a liberal who feels that the guard too often takes the law into his own hands, unt
45.
Cross-Country (1983) as Drunk In Bar

Film Production - Main (feature film)

46.
Working Girls (1986) as Production Assistant

Cast (special)

47.
Galileo: On the Shoulders of Giants (1998) as The Cardinal
In 1600s Italy, a maverick astronomer/physicist Galileo Galilei gets his comeuppance when he's assigned to tutor the young, egotistical Prince Cosimo de Medici. The battle of egos is fierce until Galileo's brush with the Inquisition brings teacher and pupil together as scientists and friends.
48.
Bodyguards (1995) as Stubbs
A mismatched pair of bodyguards work for a personal security agency.
49.
Dark Eyes (1995) as Gord Playler
A policewoman assigned to head a much-maligned task force on organized crime faces the resentment of the men who work for her.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

50.
Stephen King's Storm of the Century (1999) as Upton Bell
Three-part miniseries written by Stephen King. The inhabitants of Little Tall Island, a sleepy town on a small island in Maine, find themselves cut off from civilization during the worst snow storm of the century. They find terror knocking on their door when an evil stranger comes to town. As street
51.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

52.
To Catch a Killer (1992) as Chief Cameron

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