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Born: March 20, 1950 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Washington, Washington D.C., USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Moon and the Sun, The (2015)
A magical sea monster is captured by Louis XIV, who believes the creature holds the keys to immortality. Meanwhile, the king's illegitimate daughter with his favorite lover comes of age and is summoned to his court. The fates of the creature and the girl intertwine to make history.
2.
Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: His, The (2014)
The experiences of a married couple going through a difficult time in their relationship are seen through the eyes of the husband.
3.
Winter's Tale (2014)
Master thief Peter loves Beverly, but he is marked for death by his demonic former mentor and she is seriously ill. Against all odds, Peter tries to save his true love.
4.
Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Hers, The (2014)
The experiences of a married couple going through a difficult time in their relationship are seen through the eyes of the wife.
6.
Host, The (2013)
In the near future, Earth has been assimilated by an alien species of parasites that use humans as their hosts.
7.
Late Bloomers (2012)
Mary and Adam are a high-functioning couple who suddenly realize that they have entered the senior category. Adam's reaction to this "discovery" is as frantic as his denial, and he desperately looks for a fountain of youth. Mary, on the other hand, decides to deal with the situation by doing what sh
8.
Too Big to Fail (2011)
When the U.S. economy dangles on the precipice of disaster in 2008, Henry Paulson is tasked with holding it all together by gathering the heads of all of the top banks in the country to come up with a solution in this dramatization of a true story.
9.
Beast of Bataan (2010)
Film based on the true story of Japanese General Homma, "The Beast of Bataan," who was implicated in the Japanese Bataan Death March. 10,000 American and Filipino soldiers died on the forced march to captivity in 1942. Homma's young lawyer tries the case, his first, and fights against the death pena
10.
Moby Dick (2010)
11.
Robin Hood (2010)
In 13th century England, Robin and his band of marauders confront corruption in a local village and lead an uprising against the crown that will forever alter the balance of world power.
12.
Yellow Handkerchief, The (2008)
Brett Hanson is an ex-convict, just released from prison after serving six years for manslaughter and now adrift in a world of new freedoms and responsibilities. Finding initial difficulties in reconciling himself to a troubled past, Brett crosses paths with lonely and troubled teenager Martine and
13.
Countess, The (2008)
After her husband's death, the Countess of Bathory finds herself at the head of a vast fortune and transforms herself into the most powerful woman in early 17th century Hungary, inspiring both admiration and hatred in those around her. Power is not enough to protect her, though, when she falls in lo
14.
Incredible Hulk, The (2008)
In this new beginning, scientist Bruce Banner desperately hunts for a cure to the gamma radiation that poisoned his cells and unleashes the unbridled force of rage within him: The Hulk. Living in the shadows--cut off from a life he knew and the woman he loves, Betty Ross--Banner struggles to avoid t
15.
Vantage Point (2008)
Thomas Barnes and Kent Taylor are two Secret Service agents assigned to protect President Ashton at a landmark summit on the global war on terror. When President Ashton is shot moments after his arrival in Spain, chaos ensues and disparate lives collide. In the crowd is Howard Lewis, an American t
16.
Into the Wild (2007)
Based on a true story of top student and athlete Christopher McCandless, an Emory graduate, who abandons his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness where he met his untimely fate.
17.
Mr. Brooks (2007)
A psychological thriller delving into the mind of a successful business man, who happens to be addicted to killing.
18.
Noise (2007)
David is a successful lawyer who can't stand the fact that Manhattan is a place where it's too noisy to get a good night's sleep, listen to his wife play classical music, or even make love. Every time he hears a car alarm going off, he swings into action. His acts of vandalism generate no end of g
20.
Beautiful Ohio (2006)
Coming-of-age story about a 14-year-old math genius who's socially maladjusted.
21.
King, The (2005)
Elvis Valderez is a twenty-one year old dreamer who has just been honorably discharged from the US Navy. With his duffle bag and rifle, he travels back to his hometown of Corpus Christi Texas, where he intends to seek out his father--a man he has only heard about from his Mexican mother, who has sin
22.
Neverwas (2005)
The tale of a young man whose problems are unlocked with the help of a series of children's books set in the land of Neverwas.
23.
Village, The (2004) as Edward Walker
At first glance this late nineteenth century village seems picture perfect. However, this close-knit community lives with the frightening knowledge that a race of creatures resides in the woods around them. The villagers share the fear of the evil and foreboding force that lurks outside. So frightening that one dare not venture beyond "The Village" and into the woods. Despite the advice of his elders, a curious and determined Lucius Hunt has a burning desire to step beyond the boundaries of the town into the unknown. Town leader, Edward Walker warns Lucius of the danger amongst the town's outskirts, and Lucius' mother, Alice Hunt advises him to stay at home and spare himself of the greed and desires that exist in the outside world. Lucius' strength is matched only by Ivy Walker, a beautiful and mesmerizing blind woman with an unusual wisdom beyond her years. Her fearless nature and gift-like perception are beyond anything Lucius has ever known. Both Lucius and the mischievous Noah Percy admire Ivy passionately, though her heart only has room for one of them. Her devotion eventually leads her down a forbidden path where terrifying truths are revealed. The ominous presence of the unknown boils over into chaos for the town, with one's bravery being the only thing that can save them. The truce between "The Village" and the creatures is ending.
24.
Changing Lanes (2002) as The Sponsor
A rush-hour fender bender on New York City's crowded FDR Drive, under most circumstances, wouldn't set off a chain reaction that could decimate two people's lives. But on this day, at this time, a minor collision will turn two complete strangers into vicious adversaries. Their means of destroying on
25.
Tuck Everlasting (2002) as Angus Tuck
The story of Winnie Foster, a teenage girl on the cusp of maturity. Winnie longs for a life outside the control of her domineering mother. When lost in the woods near her home, she happens upon Jesse Tuck, a boy unlike any she's ever met before. He and his family are kind and generous, and they imme
26.
Rare Birds (2001) as Dave Purcell
Dave Purcell is ready to call it quits. On his marriage and on his restaurant "The Auk". The restaurant, which like the ill-fated bird for which it was named, has definitely seen better days. Everything changes when Dave's neighbor Phonse proposes a mad and ingenious scheme to save the restaurant. T
27.
Varian's War (2001) as Varian Fry (Berlin)
Story of American soldier Varian Fry, who rescued Jewish artists from the Nazis in the South of France.
28.
A.I.: Artificial Intelligence (2001) as Professor Hobby--The Visionary (Cybertronics)
A robot child dreams of becoming a real boy.
29.
Flamingo Rising, The (2001) as Turner Knight
Hubert Lee, an eccentric dreamer, builds the world's largest drive-in theater across the street from a funeral parlor, much to the chagrin of the owner of the parlor, Turner Knight. Edna, Hubert's wife, sympathizes with Turner's predicament and reaches out to befriend him. Their lives become further
30.
Miracle Maker, The (2000) as Voice Of Jairus
The story of the last years of Jesus Christ's life told through the eyes of a child. Focuses on events from the New Testament such as: the rising of Lazarus, the healing of Mary Magdalene, the crucifixion and the resurrection. Utilizes both 3-D clay animation and computer-generated imagery.
31.
Contaminated Man (2000) as David Whitman
Years after an accident resulted in the deaths of his wife and daughter, industrial chemist David Whitman finds himself on the body-strewn trail of Joseph Mueller, an innocent security guard who doesn't realize he is the carrier of a lethal toxin that kills anyone he touches. Whitman's desperate mis
32.
4th Floor, The (2000) as Greg Harrison
When a young New York decorator moves into an apartment inherited from a recently deceased relative, she finds herself being harassed by the creepy recluse who lives below her.
33.
Simian Line, The (2000) as Edward
On a recent night, in Weehawken, New Jersey, four couples of differing backgrounds bring eight very different sets of hopes and aspirations to the dinner table of a neighborhood party. When Rick invites Arnita, a fortune-teller, to the house for entertainment, everything is thrown into disarray with
34.
Sunshine (1999) as Andor Knorr
An epic tale which spans three generations of the Sonnenschein family--a Jewish-Hungarian clan that dates back to the time when Hungary was ruled by the Austro-Hungarian empire. Like many other families during this time when Hungary was one of the most prosperous countries in Europe, the Sonnenschei
35.
Big Brass Ring, The (1999) as Blake Pellarin
A wealthy and politically ambitious man, running for governor of Missouri in the year 2000, finds his road to the White House compromised by a secret past, threats of blackmail from a surrogate father, and a stormy marriage being exposed to the media by a young reporter.
36.
To Speak the Unspeakable: The Message of Elie Wiesel (1999) as English Narration
Documentary about Nobel Peace prize winning writer-lecturer and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel.
37.
Lost in Space (1998) as John Robinson
Professor John Robinson, his wife Maureen, their daughters Judy and Penny, and son Will are selected to be the first family to colonize outer space. Piloted by Major Don West, the Jupiter 2 takes off to Alpha Prime, the only other habitable planet in the galaxy. En route, their spacecraft is sabotaged by arch villain Dr. Zachary Smith, who is intent on foiling their plan. When the Jupiter 2 strays dangerously off course, the Robinson family must band together and use their unique skills to complete their mission for face certain death while they remain "lost in space."
38.
Dark City (1998) as Inspector Frank Bumstead
A cop tries to help an amnesiac fugitive, suspected of being a serial killer, to discover the truth about his past. He finds that his memories and his reality as he knows it are, in fact, artificial creations controlled by a fiendish underworld of ominous beings knows as The Strangers.
39.
One True Thing (1998) as George Gulden
Few moments in life are as powerful, emotionally charged or rife with humor as returning home to visit your parents as an adult. For ambitious New York journalist Ellen Gulden, the journey back to her quaint hometown in the midst of a crisis is all of those things. Returning home to help her father
40.
Proposition, The (1998) as Arthur Barret
As told by Father Michael McKinnon, the story is set in 1930's Boston. Arthur Barret, an attorney and adviser to FDR, and Eleanor Barret, a successful author, have decided to have a child. Unfortunately, Arthur is impotent, forcing the couple to go outside of conventional means. Top Harvard Law stud
41.
Loved (1997) as K D Dietrickson
A district attorney falls in love with a star witness, a woman who was once involved in an abusive relationship with a defendant. He has driven three women to attempt suicide, and the last one has succeeded. Hedda, his first lover, had a promising swimming career destroyed by her desperate reaction
42.
Couch in New York, A (1996) as Henry
A comedy about an uptight New York psychiatrist who swaps apartments with a free-spirited Parisian dancer, and must return to Manhattan after the dancer encounters some of his patients.
43.
Jane Eyre (1996) as Rochester
As a child, young Jane is a poor orphan who is mistreated by her relatives. Cast out of Gateswood, her cruel Aunt Reed's house, she's sent to the grim Lowood School. Jane, who is spirited and outspoken, becomes the unfortunate scapegoat of Mr. Brocklehurst, the school's headmaster, and Miss Scatcher
44.
Michael (1996) as Frank Quinlan
When rumor of Michael's existence reaches the National Mirror, washed-up journalist Frank Quinlan smells a page-one scoop. True or not, it's his job to track down this alleged angel, and bring him back to Chicago in time for Christmas. But his fiesty boss won't let him go alone. He sends Quinlan on assignment with angel expert Dorothy Winters and Huey Driscoll, another jaded reporter who would have been canned years ago had he not rescued Sparky, a mongrel that has become famous as the paper's prized mascot. As the trio travels to Iowa, each believes the trip is a colossal hoax until they come face-to-feather with Michael. He smells like cookies, acts like a playboy and tosses off miracles when everyone least expects them. As Quinlan and Dorothy search for the incontrovertible proof they need not to believe in Michael, Michael sets out against all odds to get Dorothy and Quinlan to believe in each other.
45.
Smoke (1995) as Paul Benjamin
Different stories revolving around the customers of a smoke shop.
46.
Secrets Shared With a Stranger (1995) as The Stranger
In 1907 St. Petersberg, Russia, a young woman has all that she wants in her child, rich husband and lovers who desire her. One afternoon, following an ancient tradition, she makes a secret wish to a bird that has been set free. That evening her husband is murdered.
47.
Second Best (1994) as Graham
James is a silent, angry boy living in an orphanage, haunted by the memory of his father, who is serving time in jail. Graham Holt is a middle-aged postmaster living a quiet, isolated life. Now that his mother is dead, Holt is nursing his invalid father and is haunted by the emptiness of his existence. After seeing an advertisement for adoption, Holt applies to become a father to James. Neither James, who hasn't seen his father in years but loves him with an undying loyalty, nor Holt is prepared for the changes they must undergo, the truths they must face, or the risks they must take before they can learn to make a family of their own.
48.
Trial by Jury (1994) as Vesey
A young, single mother's strength and idealistic convictions are put to the test when she's selected to serve as a juror--and terrifyingly manipulated--in the trial of a notorious New York mob boss.
49.
Mr. Wonderful (1993) as Tom
A utility worker is given a second chance at first love when he falls back in love with his ex-wife.
50.
Plague, The (1992) as Dr Bernard Rieux
Contemporary adaptation of Albert Camus' 1947 novel, set in a port city in Latin America in 1991.
51.
Doctor, The (1991) as Jack
A contemporary urban drama about a doctor with a terrible bedside manner who learns he has cancer, becomes a patient himself and through his illness he comes to terms with his own humanity.
52.
Until the End of the World (1991) as Trevor Mcphee/Sam Farber
Sam Farber must get a special camera, that records dreams, to his blind Mother while being pursued by the CIA.
53.
I Love You To Death (1990) as Harlan
After discovering that her husband has been cheating on her, a woman plots to kill him but ends up falling in love with him all over again.
54.
Time of Destiny, A (1988) as Martin
When Jorge Larrenata, patriarch of an immigrant family in San Diego, learns that his daughter Josie has eloped with a GI named Jack, he tracks her down. While attempting to bring her back, Jorge accidentally skids off the road and dies while being pursued by Jack. Martin, Jorge's irresponsible son
55.
Accidental Tourist, The (1988) as Macon Leary
A married man loses his son and separates from his wife when he cannot deal with the loss well. He meets a woman who begins to change his bleak outlook on life.
56.
Broadcast News (1987) as Tom Grunick
A satiric look at the inner workings of the Washington news bureau of a major TV network and the romantic triangle between the feisty young female producer, the vain male news anchor, and the good-hearted male reporter.
57.
Children Of A Lesser God (1986) as James Leeds
A teacher at a school for the deaf marries a rebellious pupil.
58.
Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985) as Molina
A political prisoner and a gay man share their dreams in a South American prison.
59.
The Big Chill (1983) as Nick
A friend's death brings together a group of former college activists.
60.
Gorky Park (1983) as Arkady Renko
61.
Eyewitness (1981) as Daryll Deever
Daryll Deever is a janitor in an office building in New York, and a big fan of TV news reporter, Tony Sokolow. When a rich man is murdered in Daryll's building, Tony comes to cover the story and Daryll introduces himself to her. Thinking he may know something about the crime, Tony pursues him, and i
62.
Body Heat (1981) as Ned Racine
A femme fatale seduces a Florida lawyer and convinces him to kill her husband.
63.
Altered States (1980) as Eddie Jessup
A professor in abnormal psychology who is studying schizophrenia develops a theory that other states of consciousness are as real as the waking state. He begins experimenting using sensory-deprivation and drugs on himself. This experimentation leads to extreme psychological and physical changes, at

Cast (special)

64.
53rd Annual Tony Awards, The (1999) as Presenter
Live coverage of the 53rd annual Tony Awards presentation from the Gershwin Theater in New York City.
65.
Africans in America -- America's Journey Through Slavery (1998) as Voice
Documentary examining the historical roots of today's social problems by exploring the history of slavery in America. From the nation's early days as an English settlement to the start of the Civil War, each part focuses on a different chapter in the struggle to define freedom. Combines first-person
66.
Lee Marvin: A Personal Portrait By John Boorman (1998) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Lee Marvin by his friend, director John Boorman. Features film clips, home movies and interviews with friends and family.
67.
Odyssey of John Dos Passos, The (1994) as Voice Of John Dos Passos
Documentary special on the life and career of American writer John Dos Passos. Includes readings from his diaries and works as well as interviews with literary critics, writers and biographers.
68.
Gala For the President at Ford's Theatre, A (1993)
President and Mrs. Clinton are the guests of honor for an evening of performances by contemporary musical and comedy stars at Ford's Theatre.
69.
Marilyn Hotchkiss Ballroom Dancing & Charm School (1992) as Narration
Set in the early 1960s, a group of adolescent boys is embarassed when their mothers sign them up for charm school and ballroom dancing lessons.
70.
Boy Who Drew Cats, The (1991) as Narration
A Japanese tale about a boy who sets out into a famine-ravaged countryside armed only with his talent for drawing pictures of cats.
71.
A. Einstein: How I See the World (1991) as Narration
A documentary examining physicist Albert Einstein's roles as humanitarian and philosopher. Uses home movies, archival footage and interviews with Einstein's friends and colleagues. Airing as part of the PBS series, "American Masters."
72.
45th Annual Tony Awards, The (1991)
A live presentation of the 1991 Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring outstanding achievement in the Broadway theater.
73.
41st Annual Tony Awards, The (1987)
The forty-first annual presentation of the American Theatre Wing's Antoinette Perry (or "Tony") Awards honoring excellence in the Broadway theater. Broadcast live from the Mark Hellinger Theatre In New York City, the program is the first presentation of the Tonys under the aegis of the Tony Awards P
74.
59th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1987)
Live coverage of the fifty-ninth annual Academy Awards ceremony.
75.
All the Way Home (1981) as Jay Follet
The story, set in Tennessee in 1915, relates events in the lives of an estranged family who rediscover love after the death of a family member reunites them.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

76.
Frank Herbert's Dune (2000) as Duke Leto Atreides
Miniseries based on Frank Herbert's 1965 novel, telling the story of Paul, who lives in a world tenuously balanced by the universal need for the life-sustaining substance "Spice," the most precious commodity in the universe. When Paul's father, Duke Leto, is ordered to oversee production of Spice, h
77.
Do Not Disturb (2000) as Walter Richmond
78.
Verna: USO Girl (1978) as Walter

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

79.
Frankenstein (2004) as Professor Waldman

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