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James Widdoes

Director | Producer | Actor

Widdoes starred as senior student and Fraternity President "Robert Hoover", alongside John Belushi, in the 1978 film, National Lampoon's National Lampoon's Animal House, as well as the 1979 TV series... read full biography
Nov 15, 1953 (age 65) | 6' 6" (1.98m)
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106 titles
Past Film & Video (6 titles) Budget Opening Weekend Gross
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Who's Your Caddy? (2007)
Special Thanks (as Jamie Widdoes) Special Thanks (as Jamie Widdoes)   See fewer
Where Are They Now?: A Delta Alumni Update (2003)
(Video) - Assistant DA Robert Hoover Assistant DA Robert Hoover   See fewer
The Yearbook: An 'Animal House' Reunion (1998)
(Video) - Himself - 'Robert Hoover', Special Thanks Himself - 'Robert Hoover', Special Thanks   See fewer
Chantmania: The Benzedrine Monks of Santo Damonica (1994)
(Video) - Alain Smithee Alain Smithee   See fewer
Shadows in the Storm (1988)
Victor Victor   See fewer
National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
Robert Hoover Robert Hoover   See fewer
Self (7 titles)
20/20 (2018)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2018) Himself (1 episode, 2018)   See fewer
Lights, Camera, Summer! (May 23, 2018) Season 41, Episode 37 - Himself Himself   See fewer
A Fresh Path to Sitcom Pilots: The 4 to 9ers (2012)
(TV Special) - Himself Himself   See fewer
Animal House: The Inside Story (2008)
(TV Movie) - Himself Himself   See fewer
Unseen + Untold: National Lampoon's Animal House (2003)
(TV Movie) - Himself - Interviewee Himself - Interviewee   See fewer
VH-1 Behind the Movie (2002)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2002) Himself (1 episode, 2002)   See fewer
Animal House (Jun 14, 2002) Season 1, Episode 2 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Super Password (1985)
(TV Series) - Himself - Celebrity Contestant (15 episodes, 1985) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (15 episodes, 1985)   See fewer
Episode #1.249 (Sep 6, 1985) Season 1, Episode 249 - Himself - Celebrity Contestant Himself - Celebrity Contestant   See fewer
Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour (1983)
(TV Series) - Himself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1983) Himself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1983)   See fewer
Episode dated 18 November 1983 (Nov 18, 1983) Himself - Panelist Himself - Panelist   See fewer
Archive Footage (1 title)
What If...? (2009)
(TV Series) - Voice Talent (1 episode, 2009) Voice Talent (1 episode, 2009)   See fewer
Episode #1.1 (May 24, 2009) Season 1, Episode 1 - Voice Talent (archive sound) (archive footage) Voice Talent (archive sound) (archive footage)   See fewer
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