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Also Known As: Richard Cusack Died: June 2, 2003
Born: August 29, 1925 Cause of Death: pancreatic cancer
Birth Place: Profession: actor, advertising creative director

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Dick Cusack was an actor who graced the silver screen many times throughout his Hollywood career. Cusack's early roles were in dramas like "My Bodyguard" (1980) and "Eight Men Out" (1988) with John Cusack and Jayce Alexander. He also starred in the TV movies "Skokie" (CBS, 1981-82) and "Vital Signs" (CBS, 1985-86). He kept working in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, starring in the Gene Hackman drama "The Package" (1989), "Crazy People" (1990) and the Harrison Ford blockbuster action movie "The Fugitive" (1993). He also starred in the TV movies "Johnny Ryan" (NBC, 1989-1990) and "Overexposed" (ABC, 1992-93). In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "While You Were Sleeping" (1995) with Sandra Bullock, the action film "Chain Reaction" (1996) with Keanu Reeves and the comedic adaptation "High Fidelity" (2000) with John Cusack. He also was featured in the TV movies "Evil Has a Face" (USA, 1995-96) and "The Jack Bull" (HBO, 1998-99). Cusack last acted in the David Duchovny drama "Return to Me" (2000). Cusack was married to Nancy Cusack and had five children. Cusack passed away in June 2003 at the age of 78.

Dick Cusack was an actor who graced the silver screen many times throughout his Hollywood career. Cusack's early roles were in dramas like "My Bodyguard" (1980) and "Eight Men Out" (1988) with John Cusack and Jayce Alexander. He also starred in the TV movies "Skokie" (CBS, 1981-82) and "Vital Signs" (CBS, 1985-86). He kept working in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, starring in the Gene Hackman drama "The Package" (1989), "Crazy People" (1990) and the Harrison Ford blockbuster action movie "The Fugitive" (1993). He also starred in the TV movies "Johnny Ryan" (NBC, 1989-1990) and "Overexposed" (ABC, 1992-93). In the latter half of his career, he tackled roles in "While You Were Sleeping" (1995) with Sandra Bullock, the action film "Chain Reaction" (1996) with Keanu Reeves and the comedic adaptation "High Fidelity" (2000) with John Cusack. He also was featured in the TV movies "Evil Has a Face" (USA, 1995-96) and "The Jack Bull" (HBO, 1998-99). Cusack last acted in the David Duchovny drama "Return to Me" (2000). Cusack was married to Nancy Cusack and had five children. Cusack passed away in June 2003 at the age of 78.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Return to Me (2000) Mr Bennington
2.
 High Fidelity (2000) Minister
3.
 Jack Bull, The (1999) Jury Foreman
4.
 Chain Reaction (1996) Senate Chairman
5.
 While You Were Sleeping (1995) Dr Rubin
6.
 Fugitive, The (1993) Walter Gutherie
7.
 Overexposed (1992) Judge
8.
 Crazy People (1990) Mort Powell
9.
 Johnny Ryan (1990)
10.
 Package, The (1989) Secretary Of State
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Education

Holy Cross College: Worcester , Massachusetts -
Holy Cross College: Worcester , Massachusetts -

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wife:
Nancy Cusack. Former teacher.

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daughter:
Ann Cusack. Actor. Born c. 1961.
daughter:
Joan Cusack. Actor. Born on October 11, 1962.
son:
Bill Cusack. Actor. Born c. 1964.
son:
John Cusack. Actor. Born in 1966.
daughter:
Susie Cusack. Actor. Born c. 1971.
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