Richard Dysart (I) (1929–2015)

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The Thing (1982) | Back to the Future Part III (1990) | Being There (1979)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Richard A. Dysart
NICKNAME  
Dick
BORN 
Mar 30, 1929 (died Apr 5, 2015)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (27 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (57 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for L.A. Law: The MovieL.A. Law: The Movie (TV Movie) Leland McKenzie  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for SpawnSpawn (TV Series) Cogliostro (18 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–1999 18
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  • Primary photo for A Child Is MissingA Child Is Missing (TV Movie) Riley Hallihan  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for TrumanTruman (TV Movie) Henry L. Stimson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for My Secret SummerMy Secret Summer (TV Series) Captain  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for Batman: The Animated SeriesBatman: The Animated Series (TV Series) Dr. Bartholomew (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992–1994 2
    • Lock-Up (Nov 19, 1994) Dr. Bartholomew (voice)  Less
    • Dreams in Darkness (Nov 3, 1992) Dr. Bartholomew (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Leland McKenzie (171 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986–1994 171
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  • Primary photo for Marilyn & Bobby: Her Final AffairMarilyn & Bobby: Her Final Affair (TV Movie) J. Edgar Hoover  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Mystery of the KeysMystery of the Keys (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for War and RemembranceWar and Remembrance (TV Mini-series) President Harry S Truman (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • Part 12 (May 14, 1989) President Harry S Truman  Less
  • Primary photo for Day OneDay One (TV Movie) President Harry S. Truman  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Mickey's 60th BirthdayMickey's 60th Birthday (TV Movie) Leland McKenzie  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Moving TargetMoving Target (TV Movie) Arthur Cambridge  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Six Against the RockSix Against the Rock (TV Movie) Warden James Johnston  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Last Days of PattonThe Last Days of Patton (TV Movie) Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Blood & OrchidsBlood & Orchids (TV Movie) Harvey Koster  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Malice in WonderlandMalice in Wonderland (TV Movie) Louis B. Mayer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Challenge of the GoBotsChallenge of the GoBots (TV Series) Additional Voices  Less 1984–1985
  • Primary photo for SmurfsSmurfs (TV Series) Additional Voices (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Sam (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Lloyd Paul Stryker (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Missing Children: A Mother's StoryMissing Children: A Mother's Story (TV Movie) Hunter Burgess  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Norma RaeNorma Rae (TV Movie) Judge Elvin Allen  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The People vs. Jean HarrisThe People vs. Jean Harris (TV Movie) Judge Russell R. Leggett  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bitter HarvestBitter Harvest (TV Movie) Dr. Morton Freeman  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The SealThe Seal (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Ordeal of Dr. MuddThe Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (TV Movie) Edwin Stanton  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for BogieBogie (TV Movie) Jack Warner  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Mitchell Webster (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Censored (Feb 4, 1980) Mitchell Webster  Less
  • Primary photo for Churchill and the GeneralsChurchill and the Generals (TV Movie) Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for First, You CryFirst, You Cry (TV Movie) Dr. Brennerman  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for VisionsVisions (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for ColumboColumbo (TV Series) Max Duval (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for It Happened One ChristmasIt Happened One Christmas (TV Movie) Peter Bailey  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Court-Martial of George Armstrong CusterThe Court-Martial of George Armstrong Custer (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Andros TargetsThe Andros Targets (TV Series) Dr. Kipness (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Gemini ManGemini Man (TV Mini-series) Leonard Driscoll (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Pilot (May 10, 1976) Leonard Driscoll (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less
  • Primary photo for SaraSara (TV Series) Noonan (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Hartford Dunne (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Point After Death (Feb 18, 1976) Hartford Dunne (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less
  • Primary photo for LincolnLincoln (TV Mini-series) Judge David Davis (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 2
  • Primary photo for Riding with DeathRiding with Death (TV Movie) Leonard Driscoll (flashback scenes)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Doctors' HospitalDoctors' Hospital (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for McCoyMcCoy (TV Series) Boylin (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for DocDoc (TV Series) Helpman (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for MaudeMaude (TV Series) Mason Everhardt (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Guess Who's Coming to DinnerGuess Who's Coming to Dinner (TV Movie) Matt Drayton  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for BarettaBaretta (TV Series) Wilmont Harmond (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Ragtime Billy Peaches (Feb 28, 1975) Wilmont Harmond (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Autobiography of Miss Jane PittmanThe Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman (TV Movie) Master Bryant (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for All in the FamilyAll in the Family (TV Series) Russ DeKuyper (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
    • Edith Gets a Mink (Feb 12, 1972) Russ DeKuyper (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less
  • Primary photo for NET PlayhouseNET Playhouse (TV Series) Calvin / Rich Man (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1972 2
    • Harriet (Feb 3, 1972) Calvin (as Richard A. Dysart)  Less
    • Ofoeti (Dec 16, 1966) Rich Man  Less
  • Primary photo for CBS PlayhouseCBS Playhouse (TV Series) Jerry Arnst (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The DefendersThe Defenders (TV Series) Mr. Westfall (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The NursesThe Nurses (TV Series) Ralph (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. BroadwayMr. Broadway (TV Series) Donovan (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for East Side/West SideEast Side/West Side (TV Series) Tom Morgan (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for Art Carney SpecialArt Carney Special (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for You Are ThereYou Are There (TV Series) Maj. Gen. Benedict Arnold (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The 67th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Dr. Copper (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • La Cosa (Jun 5, 2012) Dr. Copper (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Everything Is Terrible: The MovieEverything Is Terrible: The Movie (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009

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