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Bert Remsen (February 25, 1925 – April 22, 1999) was an American actor.

Remsen was born in Glen Cove, New York, on Long Island. He played character roles in numerous films directed by Robert Altman, including: Brewster McCloud (1970), McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), Thieves Like Us (1974), California Split (1974), Nashville (1975), Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976), A Wedding (1978), "Dallas" as Harrison 'Dandy' Dandridge (1987) and Daddy's Dyin'...Who's Got the Will? (1990).

After suffering an injury on the set of a television show, Remsen had moved away from acting. He was hired as the casting director on Brewster McCloud when Altman talked him into taking a role in the film.

He was briefly married to Little House on the Prairie actress Katherine MacGregor.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bert Remsen (February 25, 1925 – April 22, 1999) was an American actor.

Remsen was born in Glen Cove, New York, on Long Island. He played character roles in numerous films directed by Robert Altman, including: Brewster McCloud (1970), McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), Thieves Like Us (1974), California Split (1974), Nashville (1975), Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976), A Wedding (1978), "Dallas" as Harrison 'Dandy' Dandridge (1987) and Daddy's Dyin'...Who's Got the Will? (1990).

After suffering an injury on the set of a television show, Remsen had moved away from acting. He was hired as the casting director on Brewster McCloud when Altman talked him into taking a role in the film.

He was briefly married to Little House on the Prairie actress Katherine MacGregor.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Bert Remsen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 110

Birthday 1925-02-25

Day of Death 1999-04-22

Place of Birth Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Bert Ramsen

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2002 The Sky is Falling
1999 Forces of Nature as Ned
1997 Road Ends as Arliss
1996 Clueless(1 episode)
1996 The Pretender(1 episode)
1996 Humanoids from the Deep as Duffy the Coroner
1996 Crime of the Century as Dr. John Condon
1995 Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero as Old Man
1995 Dillinger and Capone as Wheezy
1994 Open Fire as Walter the Guard
1994 Maverick as Riverboat Poker Player
1994 Secret Sins of the Father as Judge Kleiser
1993 Joshua Tree as Woody Engstrom
1993 There Was a Little Boy as Father McHenry
1993 Jack the Bear as Mitchell
1992 The Bodyguard as Rotary Club President
1992 Melrose Place(3 episodes)
1992 The Player as Himself
1991 Payback as Bert
1991 Only the Lonely as Spats
1990 Jezebel's Kiss as Doctor Samuel Whatley
1990 Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? as Daddy
1990 Evil Spirits as John Wilson
1989 Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat as Milt Bisby
1989 Miss Firecracker as Mr. Morton
1989 Baywatch(1 episode)
1988 South of Reno as Howard Stone
1988 Remote Control as Bill Denver
1987 Jake and the Fatman(2 episodes)
1986 Tai-Pan
1986 Who Is Julia? as Joseph Dineen
1986 Eye of the Tiger as Father Healey
1986 Matlock(1 episode)
1986 TerrorVision as Grampa
1985 Lies as Murrey Haliday
1985 Generation
1985 Code of Silence as Commander Kates
1984 I Married a Centerfold as Gramps
1984 Places in the Heart as Tee Tot Hightower
1983 Memorial Day as Clay Gibbs
1983 Policewoman Centerfold as Captain David Buckman
1983 The Sting II as Kid Colors
1983 Independence Day as Red Malone
1982 Lookin' to Get Out as Smitty
1982 Remington Steele(1 episode)
1982 Cagney & Lacey(1 episode)
1981 Crazy Times as Father Burke
1981 Dynasty(4 episodes)
1980 Inside Moves as Stinky
1980 Borderline as Carl J. Richards
1980 It's a Living(120 episodes)
1980 Carny as Delno Baptiste
1979 Knots Landing(1 episode)
1979 Flesh & Blood as Joe Jorgenson
1979 Trapper John, M.D.(1 episode)
1979 Hart to Hart(2 episodes)
1978 A Wedding as William Williamson
1978 The Awakening Land as Isaac Barker
1977 Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo as Mayor Douglas
1977 CHiPs(1 episode)
1976 Gibbsville(1 episode)
1976 Baby Blue Marine as Mr. Hudkins
1976 Charlie's Angels(2 episodes)
1976 Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson as The Bartender (Crutch)
1975 Wonder Woman(2 episodes)
1975 Sweet Hostage as Mr. Withers
1975 Doc(1 episode)
1975 Starsky & Hutch(1 episode)
1975 Nashville as Star
1975 S.W.A.T.(1 episode)
1974 Police Woman(2 episodes)
1974 California Split as Helen Brown
1974 Thieves Like Us as T-Dub
1974 The Death Squad as The Chief
1972 The Rookies(2 episodes)
1972 Fuzz as Sgt. Murchison
1971 Columbo(1 episode)
1971 McCabe & Mrs. Miller as Bart Coyle
1970 Brewster McCloud as Officer Douglas Breen
1966 The Doomsday Flight
1965 The F.B.I.(2 episodes)
1964 Twelve O'Clock High(78 episodes)
1964 Dead Ringer as Daniel 'Dan' Lister, Bartender
1963 The Fugitive(1 episode)
1963 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1962 Going My Way(1 episode)
1962 Sam Benedict(1 episode)
1962 Moon Pilot as Brennan
1961 Dr. Kildare(1 episode)
1960 Tess of the Storm Country as Mike Foley
1960 Route 66(4 episodes)
1960 Surfside 6(1 episode)
1960 The Andy Griffith Show(1 episode)
1960 The Islanders(1 episode)
1960 Thriller(1 episode)
1959 Lock-Up(1 episode)
1959 Johnny Staccato(1 episode)
1959 One Step Beyond(1 episode)
1959 Rawhide(2 episodes)
1958 Man with a Camera(1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip(2 episodes)
1958 The Donna Reed Show(1 episode)
1958 Peter Gunn(1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive(1 episode)
1957 Leave It to Beaver(1 episode)
1957 Maverick(1 episode)
1957 Perry Mason(1 episode)
1955 Playwrights '56(1 episode)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents(4 episodes)

Production

1972 No Place to RunCasting

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