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Tom Atkins was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Atkins's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "The Detective" (1968), "Where's Poppa?" (1970) with George Segal and "The Owl and the Pussycat" (1970) with Barbra Streisand. He also appeared in the comedy "Special Delivery" (1976) with Bo Svenson, "The Fog" (1980) and "Escape From New York" (1981). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Halloween III: Season of the Witch" (1982), "The Ninth Configuration" (1985) featuring Stacy Keach and the Jason Lively comedy "Night of the Creeps" (1986). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the action film "Striking Distance" (1993) with Bruce Willis, the Jason Flemyng fantasy "Bruiser" (2000) and the drama "Out of the Black" (2002) with Tyler Christopher. He also appeared in the Charles Durning crime feature "Turn of Faith" (2003). Most recently, Atkins acted in the action flick "Drive Angry" (2011) with Nicolas Cage.

Tom Atkins was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Atkins's career in acting began with his roles in various films like "The Detective" (1968), "Where's Poppa?" (1970) with George Segal and "The Owl and the Pussycat" (1970) with Barbra Streisand. He also appeared in the comedy "Special Delivery" (1976) with Bo Svenson, "The Fog" (1980) and "Escape From New York" (1981). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Halloween III: Season of the Witch" (1982), "The Ninth Configuration" (1985) featuring Stacy Keach and the Jason Lively comedy "Night of the Creeps" (1986). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the action film "Striking Distance" (1993) with Bruce Willis, the Jason Flemyng fantasy "Bruiser" (2000) and the drama "Out of the Black" (2002) with Tyler Christopher. He also appeared in the Charles Durning crime feature "Turn of Faith" (2003). Most recently, Atkins acted in the action flick "Drive Angry" (2011) with Nicolas Cage.

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CAST: (feature film)

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 Drive Angry (2011)
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 Bruiser (2000) Detective Mccleary
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 Rockford Files: If the Frame Fits, The (1996) Commander Alex Diehl
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 Sworn To Vengeance (1993) Ed Barry
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 Striking Distance (1993) Fred Hardy
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 Bob Roberts (1992) Dr Caleb Menck (Scranton)
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Education

Duquesne University: Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania -

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