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Dan Hedaya (born July 24, 1940) is an American character actor. He often plays sleazy villains or uptight, wisecracking individuals; two of his best-known roles are as a cuckolded husband in the Coen brothers' crime thriller Blood Simple, and the scheming Nick Tortelli on the sitcom Cheers.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Dan Hedaya (born July 24, 1940) is an American character actor. He often plays sleazy villains or uptight, wisecracking individuals; two of his best-known roles are as a cuckolded husband in the Coen brothers' crime thriller Blood Simple, and the scheming Nick Tortelli on the sitcom Cheers.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 101

Birthday 1940-07-24

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Daniel Hedaya

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Garden of Redemption as Capt. Zito
2018 The Big Take as Frank Maniscalpo
2017 Black Dog, Red Dog as Norman
2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as Red
2014 Gotham(1 episode) as Detective Dix
2014 The Humbling as Asa
2013 Clutter as Walter Bickford
2013 Golden Boy(1 episode) as Francis Diaco
2012 The Normals
2010 The Extra Man as Aresh
2008 Lipstick Jungle(1 episode)
2007 The Warrior Class as Rand
2006 Strangers with Candy as Guy Blank
2006 The Book of Daniel(5 episodes)
2006 The Good Student as Gabe
2005 Pizza My Heart as Vinnie Montebello
2003 American Cousins as Settimo
2003 New Suit as Muster Hansau
2003 Lucky(13 episodes)
2002 Swimfan as Coach Simkins
2002 Monk(2 episodes)
2001 Mulholland Drive as Vincenzo Castigliane
2001 Down as Lt. McBain
2000 The $treet(1 episode)
2000 The Crew as Mike 'The Brick' Donatelli
2000 Shaft as Jack Roselli
2000 The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave as Gil Ruston
1999 Judging Amy(1 episode)
1999 The Hurricane as Della Pesca
1999 Dick as President Richard M. Nixon
1999 Mulholland Dr. as Vincenzo Castigliane
1999 Locked in Silence as Dr. Rosenstock
1998 A Night at the Roxbury as Kamehl Butabi
1998 A Civil Action as John Riley
1997 Alien Resurrection as Gen. Martin Allahandro Carlos Perez
1997 A Life Less Ordinary as Gabriel
1997 The Second Civil War as Mel Burgess
1996 Marvin's Room as Bob
1996 Daylight as Frank Kraft
1996 Ransom as Jackie Brown
1996 The First Wives Club as Morton Cushman
1996 Freeway as Detective Garnet Wallace
1995 Nixon as Trini Cardoza
1995 Fair Game as Walter Hollenbach (uncredited)
1995 Fair Game
1995 To Die For as Joe Maretto
1995 The Usual Suspects as Sgt. Jeffrey "Jeff" Rabin
1995 Clueless as Melvin "Mel" Horowitz
1994 Because Mommy Works as Judge (uncredited)
1994 ER(4 episodes)
1994 Midnight Run for Your Life as Eddie Moscone
1994 Maverick as Twitchy, Riverboat Poker Player
1994 Another Midnight Run as Eddie Moscone
1993 Mr. Wonderful as Harvey
1993 For Love or Money as Gene Salvatore
1993 Based on an Untrue Story as Caprawolski
1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer as Tournament Director
1993 Fallen Angels(1 episode)
1993 Rookie of the Year as Larry 'Fish' Fisher
1993 Boiling Point as Brady
1993 Benny & Joon as Thomas
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1992 Four Eyes and Six-Guns
1991 The Addams Family as Tully Alford
1991 Veronica Clare(1 episode)
1990 Pacific Heights as Loan Officer
1990 Law & Order(2 episodes)
1990 Joe Versus the Volcano as Frank Waturi
1989 Double Your Pleasure
1989 One of the Boys(6 episodes)
1987 The Tortellis(13 episodes)
1986 A Smoky Mountain Christmas as Harry
1986 Courage as John Fosh
1986 L.A. Law(3 episodes)
1986 Running Scared as Captain Logan
1986 Wise Guys as Anthony Castelo
1986 Slow Burn as Simon Fleischer
1985 Commando as Arius
1985 The Twilight Zone(1 episode)
1985 The Equalizer(1 episode)
1984 Hot Pursuit(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(2 episodes)
1984 Blood Simple as Julian Marty
1984 Tightrope as Det. Molinari
1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension as John Gomez
1984 The Dollmaker as Skyros
1984 Reckless as Peter Daniels
1983 The Hunger as Lieutenant Allegrezza
1982 St. Elsewhere(3 episodes)
1982 Cheers(1 episode)
1982 Family Ties(2 episodes)
1982 Endangered Species as Peck
1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can as Dr. Klein
1982 Cassie & Co.(1 episode)
1981 True Confessions as Howard Terkel
1981 Hill Street Blues(5 episodes)
1980 Night of the Juggler as Sgt. Otis Barnes
1979 Paris(1 episode)
1977 CHiPs(1 episode)
1977 The Prince of Central Park as Hot Dog Vendor
1976 The Passover Plot as Yaocov
1973 Kojak(1 episode)

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