Biography

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Matt Clark (born November 25, 1936) is an American actor and director with credits in both film and television. Clark has played diverse character roles in Westerns, comedies, and dramas.

Clark was born in Washington D.C., the son of Theresa (née Castello), a teacher, and Frederick William Clark, a carpenter. Clark grew up in Conyers, Georgia. After serving in the military, he attended college at George Washington University, but later dropped out. After working at various jobs, he joined a local D.C. theatre group. He later became a member of New York's Living Theatre company and worked off-Broadway and in community theatre in the late 1950s.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Matt Clark (born November 25, 1936) is an American actor and director with credits in both film and television. Clark has played diverse character roles in Westerns, comedies, and dramas.

Clark was born in Washington D.C., the son of Theresa (née Castello), a teacher, and Frederick William Clark, a carpenter. Clark grew up in Conyers, Georgia. After serving in the military, he attended college at George Washington University, but later dropped out. After working at various jobs, he joined a local D.C. theatre group. He later became a member of New York's Living Theatre company and worked off-Broadway and in community theatre in the late 1950s.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Matt Clark (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 77

Birthday 1936-11-25

Place of Birth Washington, D.C., United States

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West as Old Prospector
2010 The Way as Padre Frank
2004 Killer Diller as Barge Captain
1997 The Visitor (1 episode)
1997 The Practice (1 episode)
1996 Trilogy of Terror II as Ansford
1996 The Pretender (1 episode)
1996 Raven Hawk as Ed Hudson
1995 The Jeff Foxworthy Show (2 episodes)
1995 Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh as Honore Thibideaux
1995 A Season of Hope as Wallace Porter
1994 Chicago Hope (1 episode)
1993 Grace Under Fire (1 episode)
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1 episode)
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (3 episodes)
1993 Dead Before Dawn as John DeSilva
1991 Class Action as Richter R. Symes
1990 Back to the Future Part III as Chester the Bartender
1989 Blind Witness as Lt. Schapper
1989 House III: The Horror Show as Dr. Tower
1987 Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues as Sgt. Grinder
1987 The Quick and the Dead as Doc Shabitt
1986 Let's Get Harry as Walt Clayton
1985 Out of the Darkness as John Hubbard
1985 Love, Mary as Fannie Groda
1985 Return to Oz as Uncle Henry
1985 Tuff Turf as Stuart Hiller
1984 Country as Tom McMullen
1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension as Secretary of Defense
1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1 episode)
1983 Love Letters as Chuck Winter
1982 Honkytonk Man as Virgil
1982 In the Custody of Strangers as Mike Raines
1982 Some Kind of Hero as Mickey
1981 The Children Nobody Wanted as Bill Westbrook
1981 The Legend of the Lone Ranger as Sheriff Wiatt
1981 An Eye for an Eye as Tom McCoy
1981 Ruckus as Cecil 'Cece' Grant
1981 Dynasty (3 episodes)
1980 Magnum, P.I. (1 episode)
1980 Brubaker as Roy Purcell
1979 The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang as George 'Bitter Creek' Newcomb
1978 The Driver as Red Plainclothesman
1977 Dog and Cat (7 episodes)
1977 Outlaw Blues as Billy Bob
1977 Lucan (1 episode)
1977 Kid Vengeance as Grover
1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales as Kelly
1975 Hearts of the West as Jackson
1975 The Kansas City Massacre as Verne Miller
1974 The Great Ice Rip-Off as Georgie
1974 Little House on the Prairie (2 episodes)
1974 The Terminal Man as Gerhard
1974 Melvin Purvis G-Man as Charles 'Charlie' Parlmetter
1974 The Execution of Private Slovik as Dunn
1973 White Lightning as Dude Watson
1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid as J.W. Bell
1973 Emperor of the North as Yardlet
1972 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean as Nick the Grub
1972 Kung Fu (1 episode)
1972 ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode)
1972 The Waltons (1 episode)
1972 The Rookies (1 episode)
1972 Jeremiah Johnson as Qualen
1972 The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid as Bob Younger
1972 The Culpepper Cattle Co. as Pete
1972 Pocket Money
1970 Monte Walsh as Rufus Brady
1969 The Bridge at Remagen as Corp. Jellicoe
1967 Will Penny as Romulus Quint
1967 In the Heat of the Night as Packy
1966 The Rat Patrol (1 episode)
1964 Black Like Me as Mugger in alley
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1 episode)
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)

Directing

1988 Midnight Caller (2 episodes)Director
1988 Da Director

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