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James Karen (November 28, 1923 - October 23, 2018) was an American character actor of Broadway, film and television.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

James Karen (November 28, 1923 - October 23, 2018) was an American character actor of Broadway, film and television.

Description above from the Wikipedia article James Karen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 133

Birthday 1923-11-28

Day of Death 2018-10-23

Place of Birth Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Jim Karen

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Great Buster: A Celebration as Himself
2018 Cynthia as Frank Teague
2016 Bender as Old Man Bender
2015 Notfilm as Himself
2013 America's Most Haunted as Ralph George
2012 The Butterfly Room as Sales Clerk
2012 Drew Peterson: Untouchable as Pastor Tom Keller
2011 More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead as Himself
2011 They Won't Stay Dead: A Look at 'Return of the Living Dead Part II' as Himself
2011 Sympathy for Delicious as Father Rohn
2009 Jack and the Beanstalk as Saddius
2007 The Dead Have Risen: The Making of 'The Return of the Living Dead' as Himself
2006 The Pursuit of Happyness as Martin Frohm
2005 Unscripted (3 episodes)
2004 So Funny It Hurt: Buster Keaton & MGM as Himself - Host / Narrator
2003 A House on a Hill as Sy
2003 Cold Case (1 episode)
2002 First Monday (13 episodes) as Justice Michael Bancroft
2001 Mulholland Drive as Wally Brown
2001 The Nightmare Room (1 episode)
1999 Any Given Sunday as Christina's Advisor
1999 Judging Amy (1 episode)
1999 The Parkers (1 episode)
1999 One Last Flight
1999 My Last Love as Phil Morton
1999 Mulholland Dr. as Wally Brown
1998 Girl as Dad
1998 Apt Pupil as Victor Bowden
1998 Universal Horror as Himself / Interviewee
1998 Freedom Strike as President Mitchell
1998 Shadow of Doubt as Norman Calloway
1997 The Practice (3 episodes)
1997 A River Made to Drown in as Ray
1997 Joyride as The Client / Mayor
1996 Dark Skies (1 episode)
1995 Piranha as Governor
1995 JAG (2 episodes)
1995 Congo as College President / Elliot's Boss
1995 Tough and Deadly as Winston Briggers
1995 Bonanza: Under Attack as Mr. Stewart
1994 The Companion as Peter Franklin
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1994 A Kiss Goodnight as Sam Mosbach
1994 Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds In Love as Mylan Whitfield
1994 Future Shock as Kafka
1993 A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion as Assistant District Attorney Al Sampson
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (1 episode)
1992 The Larry Sanders Show (2 episodes)
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1992 Bodies of Evidence (2 episodes)
1991 The Commish (1 episode)
1991 Sisters (1 episode)
1991 Absolute Strangers as Dr. X
1991 The Unborn as Dr. Richard Meyerling
1991 Lies Before Kisses as Arthur
1990 The Willies as Jenkins / Uncle Harry
1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 (2 episodes)
1990 Road Lawyers and Other Briefs as Judge Bowelmore
1990 Shattered Dreams as Charles O'Donnell
1990 The Closer as Ned Randall
1989 Mancuso, F.B.I. (1 episode)
1989 Booker (1 episode)
1989 The New Lassie (2 episodes)
1989 Seinfeld (1 episode)
1989 Girlfriend from Hell as Carl's Dad
1989 Cult People as Himself
1988 Murphy Brown (1 episode)
1988 Return of the Living Dead Part II as Ed
1987 Wall Street as Lynch
1987 Buster Keaton: A Hard Act to Follow (3 episodes)
1987 Jake and the Fatman (4 episodes)
1987 Drive-In Madness as Himself / Host / Narrator
1986 Designing Women (2 episodes)
1986 Sledge Hammer! (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1986 Hardbodies 2 as Logan
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1986 Invaders from Mars as Gen. Climet Wilson
1985 Jagged Edge as Andrew Hardesty
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1985 Amazing Stories (1 episode)
1985 227 (1 episode)
1985 The Golden Girls (1 episode)
1985 The Return of the Living Dead as Frank
1985 Moonlighting (1 episode)
1984 Charles in Charge (2 episodes)
1984 Who's the Boss? (1 episode)
1984 Highway to Heaven (1 episode)
1984 The Boy Who Loved Trolls as Richman
1983 Hardcastle and McCormick (1 episode)
1982 Time Walker as Dr. Wendell J. Rossmore
1982 Tucker's Witch (1 episode)
1982 Family Ties (1 episode)
1982 The Powers of Matthew Star (22 episodes) as Major Wymore
1982 Poltergeist as Mr. Teague
1982 Herbie the Matchmaker (1 episode)
1981 Simon & Simon (1 episode)
1981 Take This Job and Shove It as Loomis
1981 Dynasty (2 episodes)
1980 The Jazz Singer as Barney Callahan
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 F.D.R.: The Last Year as Adm. McIntire
1979 Knots Landing (1 episode)
1979 Topper as Fred Korbell
1979 The China Syndrome as Mac Churchill
1979 The Ordeal of Patty Hearst
1978 F.I.S.T. as Andrews
1977 The Gathering as Bob Block
1977 Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night as Dr. Sutterman
1977 Lou Grant (1 episode)
1977 The Kallikaks (1 episode)
1977 Lucan (1 episode)
1977 Something for Joey as Dr. Wingreen
1977 Eight Is Enough (8 episodes)
1976 Quincy, M.E. (3 episodes)
1976 All the President's Men as Hugh Sloan's attorney
1976 The Bionic Woman (1 episode)
1975 One Day at a Time (1 episode)
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1975 The Invisible Man (1 episode)
1974 Police Woman (1 episode)
1974 Amazing Grace as Annenberg
1972 M*A*S*H (1 episode)
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1972 The Waltons (1 episode)
1972 Rivals as Child Psychiatrist
1971 McMillan & Wife (1 episode)
1970 I Never Sang for My Father as Old Age Home Director
1969 Hercules in New York as Professor Camden
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)
1965 Frankenstein Meets the Space Monster as Dr. Steele
1965 Film as Passerby
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)

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