An American character actor who appeared in more than 180 films, including many produced by Roger Corman. He later appeared in the films of directors who began their careers with Corman, including James Cameron and Joe Dante, with the distinction of appearing in every film directed by Dante. Wikipedia

An American character actor who appeared in more than 180 films, including many produced by Roger Corman. He later appeared in the films of directors who began their careers with Corman, including James Cameron and Joe Dante, with the distinction of appearing in every film directed by Dante. Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 155

Birthday 1928-12-25

Day of Death 2019-01-30

Place of Birth The Bronx, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Richard Miller

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 The Adventures of Biffle and Shooster as Walter
2014 Burying the Ex as Grumpy Cop
2014 That Guy Dick Miller as Himself
2011 Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel as Himself
2010 Machete Maidens Unleashed!
2009 The Hole as Pizza Delivery Guy
2008 Trail of the Screaming Forehead as Eddie
2006 Trapped Ashes as Max
2004 Justice League Unlimited (13 episodes) as Oberon
2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action as Security Guard
2001 Route 666 as Bartender
2001 It Conquered Hollywood! The Story of American International Pictures as Himself
2001 Schlock! The Secret History of American Movies as Himself
1999 Time of Your Life (1 episode)
1999 SportsCentury (1 episode)
1998 Small Soldiers as Joe
1997 The Second Civil War as Eddie O'Neill
1996 Clueless (1 episode)
1996 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company as Himself
1996 100 Years of Horror: The Gruesome Twosome as Himself
1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight as Uncle Willy
1995 Number One Fan as Night Manager
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 National Lampoon's Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women as Officer Murphy
1994 Runaway Daughters as Roy Farrell
1994 Mona Must Die as Father Stilicato
1994 Midnight Runaround as O'Doul
1994 Weird Science (1 episode)
1993 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm as Chuckie Sol (voice)
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1 episode)
1993 Fallen Angels (1 episode)
1993 Matinee as Herb Denning
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (2 episodes) as Vin
1992 The Flash III: Deadly Nightshade as Fosnight
1992 Amityville 1992: It's About Time as Mr. Anderson
1992 Unlawful Entry as Impound Clerk
1992 Quake as Storekeeper
1992 Body Waves as Mr. Matthews
1992 Evil Toons as Burt Wentworth
1991 The Woman Who Sinned as Thomas
1991 Motorama as Horseshoe Player
1990 The Flash (1 episode) as Fosnight (4 episodes)
1990 Mob Boss as Mike
1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch as Murray Futterman
1989 Ghost Writer as Club Manager
1989 Far from Home as Sheriff Bill Childers
1989 Under the Boardwalk as Official
1989 The 'Burbs as Vic, Garbageman #1
1988 Angel III: The Final Chapter as Nick Pellegrini
1988 Freddy's Nightmares (1 episode)
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (1 episode) as Vendor
1987 Innerspace as Cab Driver
1987 Project X as Max King
1986 Armed Response as Steve
1986 Night of the Creeps as Walt
1986 Chopping Mall as Walter Paisley
1986 Fangoria's Weekend of Horrors as Himself
1985 Amazing Stories (1 episode)
1985 After Hours as Diner Waiter (Pete)
1985 Lies as Producer
1985 Explorers as Charlie Drake
1985 Moonlighting (1 episode)
1984 The Terminator as Pawnshop Clerk
1984 Gremlins as Murray Futterman
1984 Swing Shift as Wallflower at Jamboree
1983 All the Right Moves as Teacher in auditorium
1983 Get Crazy as Mr. Allen
1983 Space Raiders as Crazy Mel
1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie as Walter Paisley (segment "It's a Good Life")
1983 Heart Like a Wheel as Mickey White
1982 Vortex as Bit Part
1982 White Dog as Animal Trainer
1982 National Lampoon's Movie Madness as Dr. Hans Kleiner ("Success Wanters")
1982 Police Squad! (1 episode) as Vic
1982 Fame (17 episodes)
1982 The Aftermath as Broadcaster (voice)
1981 Heartbeeps as Factory Watchman
1981 Smokey Bites the Dust as Owner of Vehicle
1981 The Howling as Walter Paisley - Bookstore Owner
1980 Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype as Irsil / Orson
1980 Used Cars as Man in Bed
1980 The Happy Hooker Goes Hollywood as New York Cop
1979 Knots Landing (1 episode)
1979 1941 as Officer Miller
1979 11th Victim as Investigator Ned
1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School as Police Chief
1979 The Lady in Red as Patek
1978 Piranha as Buck Gardner
1978 Corvette Summer as Mr. Lucky
1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand as Sergeant Brenner
1978 Starhops as Jerry
1977 Game Show Models as Joe Lippin - Game Show Host
1977 New York, New York as Palm Club Owner
1977 Mr. Billion as Bernie
1977 Hunter (1 episode)
1976 Vigilante Force as Pianist
1976 Moving Violation as Mac
1976 Cannonball as Bennie Buckman
1976 Hollywood Boulevard as Walter Paisley
1975 Darktown Strutters as Officer Hugo
1975 White Line Fever as Birdie
1975 Crazy Mama as Wilbur Janeway
1975 Capone as Joe Pryor
1974 Big Bad Mama as Bonney
1974 Summer School Teachers as Sam
1974 Candy Stripe Nurses as Spectator
1974 Truck Turner as Fogarty
1973 Executive Action as Rifleman - Team B
1973 The Slams as Taxi Driver
1973 The Student Teachers as Coach Harris
1973 Fly Me as Taxi Driver
1973 The Young Nurses as Cop
1972 Night Call Nurses as Mr. Jensen
1970 The Andersonville Trial as Sketch Artist
1970 McCloud (1 episode)
1968 The Legend of Lylah Clare as Reporter at Press Party (uncredited)
1968 The Wild Racers as Pit Crew Mechanic
1967 The Trip as Cash
1967 A Time for Killing as Zollicoffer
1967 The St. Valentine's Day Massacre as Gangster Dressed as a Cop
1967 The Dirty Dozen as MP at Hanging (uncredited)
1966 The Wild Angels as Rigger
1966 Wild, Wild Winter as Rilk
1965 Beach Ball as Cop #1
1965 Ski Party as Taxi Driver
1965 The Girls on the Beach as First Waiter
1965 Branded (1 episode)
1963 X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes as John Trask, Heckler (uncredited)
1963 The Terror as Stefan
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 The Virginian (1 episode)
1962 The Premature Burial as Mole
1961 Capture That Capsule as Ed Nowak
1961 Atlas as Greek Soldier
1960 The Little Shop of Horrors as Burson Fouch
1959 A Bucket of Blood as Walter Paisley
1959 The Lawless Years (2 episodes)
1958 War of the Satellites as Dave Boyer
1957 Sorority Girl as Mort
1957 M Squad (1 episode)
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1957 Rock All Night as Shorty
1957 The Undead as The Leper
1957 Not of This Earth as Joe Piper
1957 Naked Paradise as Mitch
1957 Carnival Rock as Benny
1956 It Conquered the World as Sgt. Neil
1956 The Oklahoma Woman as Bartender (as Richard Miller)
1956 Gunslinger as Jimmy Tonto
1955 Apache Woman as Tall Tree
1951 Dragnet (1 episode)


1988 Sonny Spoon (1 episode)Director
1984 Miami Vice (2 episodes)Director


1974 TNT Jackson Writer
1970 Which Way to the Front? Story

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