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Also Known As: Died: January 7, 2015
Born: January 11, 1930 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Lidcombe, New South Wales, AU Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Inglourious Basterds (2009)
In the first year of the German occupation of France, Shosanna Dreyfus witnesses the execution of her family at the hand of Nazi Colonel Hans Landa. Shosanna narrowly escapes and flees to Paris where she forges a new identity as the owner and operator of a cinema. Elsewhere in Europe, Lieutenant Aldo Raine organizes a group of Jewish American soldiers to perform swift, shocking acts of retribution. Later known to their enemy as "the basterds," Raine''s squad joins German actress and undercover agent Bridget von Hammersmark on a mission to take down the leaders of the Third Reich. Fates converge under a cinema marquis, where Shosanna is poised to carry out a revenge plan of her own.
Kaw (2007)
A murder of crows become infected with mad cow disease and take to systematically pecking out the townspeople one by one.
Welcome to Woop Woop (1998) as Daddy-O
While driving through the Australian outback, Teddy, a New York conman, is kidnapped by Angie, a sex-crazed tomboy to whom he has just offered a ride. Teddy is in heaven until wham... he's knocked unconscious and wakes up to find himself "happily married" in her native, remote town of Woop Woop, an
Warlord: Battle For the Galaxy, The (1998) as General Sorenson
Renegade swashbuckler Heenoc Xian joins forces with former enemy and fellow adventurer Justin Thorpe to do battle against the Engineers, an alien race seeking to dominate the galaxy and create a universe without families. Justin's sister Nova has been kidnapped by the Engineers. Heenon Xian agrees t
Point of Betrayal (1996)
A family viciously struggles to take control of a family fortune.
Open Season (1995) as Billy Patrick
The very un-modern Stuart Sain is an upstanding, fatally honest, do-right employee of the Fielding Ratings Company, and later public television, who has no greater ambition in life than to have a friendly company softball team. Sain unwittingly rises to power amidst one of the greatest television mi
Palomino (1991) as Bill
A photographer, devastated by the end of her marriage, finds love unexpectedly when she takes an assignment at a California ranch. Based on Danielle Steel's novel "Palomino."
Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal, The (1985)
Interviews and film clips pay tribute to the Oscar-winning fantasy filmmaker.
Charles & Diana: A Royal Love Story (1982) as Edward Adeane
The first of two TV movies premiering in the space of three nights centering on the romance and July 1981 wedding of Britain's Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer. As the two leads, both David Robb and Caroline Bliss made their American TV acting debuts, although Robb had been seen previously in t
On The Run (1982) as Payette
Harry (Paul Winfield) is an escaped convict from the U.S. who has found shelter for awhile in Australia, at least until he meets Paul (Beau Cox), an orphan who has just witnessed an assassination. Because of what he saw, Paul becomes the next target of the killer.
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1981) as Jack Bouvier
Jaclyn Smith plays the starring role, tracing Jackie Kennedy's career from age five through finishing school, her arrival in Washington as a newspaper photographer and columnist, her whirlwind romance with a young Congressman from Boston, to November 22, 1963, in Dallas. James Franciscus is JFK, a r
Hellinger's Law (1981) as Clint Tolliver
In this pilot to a followup series to his "Kojak", Telly Savalas is a flamboyant criminal lawyer who takes on the case of the syndicate's accountant--actually a Justice Department plant who has infiltrated the mob--accused of murdering a local TV newscaster. Hellinger finds that not only does the g
Cry of the Innocent (1980) as Steve Donigan
Rod Taylor, an American insurance executive who sees his wife and two children die when a plane crashes into their vacation cottage on the Irish coast, uncovers a series of suspicious clues indicating that it was no accident, after a pretty financial reporter who resembles his dead wife (Joanna Pett
Time to Die, A (1979) as Bailey
A man hunts down the six Nazi terrorists who murdered his wife. One by one he finds them and gets his revenge, starting with Von Osten, a vicious Nazi General and cold-blooded killer.
Hell River (1978)
Yugoslavian partisans confront the invading Nazis in several battles, and finally face them in the Battle at Hell River.
Matter of Wife... and Death, A (1976) as Shamus
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.
Oregon Trail (1976) as Evan Thorpe
A pioneer family pulls up stakes, packs its belongings and heads west for the rewards of free land and a freer life. The series that followed this pilot film ran briefly from September to December 1977.
Picture Show Man, The (1976) as Palmer
At the beginnings of this centuary a man, his son and a piano player travel around Australia showing the first silent movies (naturally in black and white). But what they really want is stay at one place and open up a cinema.
Blondy (1975) as Al Mathieu Carriere Tauling
Partisani (1974) as Marko
During World War II, a Jewish girl named Anna wants to rescue her grandfather from a concentration camp. She becomes reacquainted an Austrian man who is now a soldier and offers to help her, but she refuses because of the danger it would pose for him. While they are meeting, the partisans attack. An
Deadly Trackers, The (1973) as Brand
A pacifist sheriff joins forces with a Mexican lawman to track a deadly bandit.
The Train Robbers (1973) as Grady
A bandit's widow enlists a famed gunman to return the gold her husband had stolen.
Trader Horn (1973) as Trader Horn
An experienced African explorer protects a young widow from wild beasts and hostile natives.
Gli Eroi (1972)
Family Flight (1972) as Jason Carlyle
A flying vacation to Mexico for a troubled family turns into a near-hopeless battle for survival following a crash landing in an isolated section of Baja, California.
Powderkeg (1971) as Hank Bracket
A lighthearted adventure in the pre-World War I West with Taylor and Cole playing a pair of troubleshooters hired to retrieve a hijacked train. They continued their roles and battled early twentieth-century crime in the short-lived late 1971 series "Bearcats!"
101 Dalmatians (1961) as Voice
Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the pups, and wants to get hold of them, as well as more pups, to make herself a loveley dalmation skin coat... Cruella gets some thugs to kidnap the pups and hold them at her mansion. Will Pongo and Perdita find them in time ?

Special Thanks (feature film)

Hi-Lo Country, The (1998) as Special Thanks
In the prairie town of Hi-Lo, New Mexico, Pete and Big Boy return from World War II to their old way of life: raising cattle and working the land. Able to hold their own with other men, and popular with women, they are masters of the land that they are proud to call home. But Pete has always pined f

Cast (special)

Intimate Portrait: Tippi Hedren (2001) as Interviewee
Portrait of actress Tippi Hedren.

Cast (special)

Grass Roots (1992) as Willoughby
A two-part miniseries based on the novel by Stuart Woods. A respected lawyer/politician about to undertake a campaign for a seat in the U.S. Senate is forced to defend a young white man for the brutal murder of a black activist. Sequel to the 1983 miniseries "Chiefs."

Cast (short)

Every Girl's Dream (1966)
Nancy Bernard, the 1966 Maid of Cotton, is given a studio tour for MGM in this short film.
Glass Bottom Boat in Catalina (1966)
This promotional short provides a behind-the-scenes look at the shooting location of Catalina for "The Glass Bottom Boat" (1966)
Sean O'Casey The Spirit of Ireland (1965)
A promotional short about the making of "Young Cassidy" (1965) as well as the life of Sean O''''Casey, whose autobiography served as the basis for the movie.
Operation Raintree (1957)
This MGM short is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Raintree County" (1957).

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