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Lawrence Tierney

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lawrence Tierney (March 15, 1919 – February 26, 2002) was an American actor, known for his many screen portrayals of mobsters and hardened criminals, which mirrored his own frequent brushes with the law. Commenting on the DVD release of a Tierney film in 2005, a New York Times critic observed: "The hulking Tierney was not so much an actor as a frightening force of nature." Description above from the Wikipedia article Lawrence Tierney, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Mar 15, 1919 In Brooklyn, New York
Movie/TV Credits:
69
First Appeared:
In the movie Gildersleeve on Broadway 1943-10-28
Latest Project:
Movie Evicted 2004-05-04
Known For
Poster of Starstruck
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of Seinfeld
Filmography
Movie Evicted Bob 2004-05-04
Movie Southie Colie Powers 1998-06-10
Movie 2 Days in the Valley Old Man 1996-09-11
Movie Fatal Passion Robert Pearlman 1995-01-01
Movie Starstruck Patron 1995-01-01
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Movie A Kiss Goodnight Sergeant Harwood 1994-06-01
Movie Junior Mover 1994-11-22
Movie Red Louis 'Red' Deutsch 1993-01-03
Movie Casualties of Love: The Long Island Lolita Story Joey Buttafucco's Father 1993-01-13
Movie Reservoir Dogs Joe Cabot 1992-09-02
Movie Eddie Presley Joe West 1992-12-08
Movie The Runestone Chief Richardson 1991-02-01
Movie Wizards of the Demon Sword Slave Master 1991-02-28
Movie The Death Merchant Ivan Yates 1991-06-07
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Movie House III: The Horror Show Warden 1989-04-28
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Angels Manager 1988-12-02
Movie From a Whisper to a Scream Warden 1987-09-25
Movie Tough Guys Don't Dance Dougy Madden 1987-09-18
Series Star Trek: The Next Generation Unknown 1987-09-28
Movie Murphy's Law Cameron 1986-04-18
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie Silver Bullet Owen 1985-10-10
Movie Terrible Joe Moran Pico 1984-03-26
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Series Tales from the Darkside Unknown 1983-10-29
Series Remington Steele Unknown 1982-10-01
Series Fame Unknown 1982-01-07
Movie Midnight Bert Johnson 1982-12-31
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Movie Arthur Man in Coffee Shop 1981-07-17
Movie The Prowler Maj. Chatham 1981-11-06
Movie Blood Rage Malone 1979-01-01
Movie The Kirlian Witness Detective 1979-06-14
Movie Bad O'Reilly-O'Crapface 1977-05-04
Movie Abduction FBI Agent 1975-05-05
Movie Such Good Friends Hospital Guard 1971-12-16
Movie Killer Without a Face The Mute 1968-07-20
Movie Custer of the West Gen. Philip Sheridan 1967-11-09
Movie Exorcism at Midnight The Doctor (U.S. version) 1966-05-27
Movie A Child Is Waiting Douglas Benham 1963-02-13
Series New York Confidential Unknown 1959-01-01
Series Adventures in Paradise Unknown 1959-10-05
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Series Man with a Camera Unknown 1958-10-10
Movie Female Jungle Det. Sgt. Jack Stevens 1956-06-16
Movie The Steel Cage Chet Harmon, a Ringleader, segment "The Hostages" 1954-12-01
Movie The Bushwhackers Sam Tobin 1952-01-08
Movie The Greatest Show on Earth Mr. Henderson 1952-01-10
Movie The Hoodlum Vincent Lubeck 1951-07-05
Movie Best of the Badmen Jesse James 1951-08-09
Movie Kill or Be Killed Bob Warren 1950-01-01
Movie Shakedown Harry Colton 1950-09-01
Movie Bodyguard Michael C. 'Mike' Carter 1948-09-04
Movie Born to Kill Sam Wild 1947-05-03
Movie The Devil Thumbs a Ride Steve Morgan 1947-02-20
Movie Step By Step Johnny Christopher 1946-08-23
Movie Badman's Territory Jesse James 1946-01-04
Movie San Quentin Jim Roland 1946-12-16
Movie Dillinger John Dillinger 1945-03-02
Movie Back to Bataan Lt. Cmdr. Waite 1945-05-30
Movie Those Endearing Young Charms Lt. Ted Brewster 1945-06-19
Movie The Falcon Out West Senator (uncredited) 1944-04-23
Movie Youth Runs Wild Larry Duncan 1944-09-01
Movie Gildersleeve on Broadway Cab Driver (uncredited) 1943-10-28
Movie Government Girl FBI Man (uncredited) 1943-11-05
Movie The Ghost Ship Seaman Louie Parker (uncredited) 1943-12-24