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Daniel Peter O'Herlihy (May 1, 1919 – February 17, 2005) was an Irish-born film actor, known for such roles as Brigadier General Warren A. "Blackie" Black in Fail Safe, Conal Cochran in Halloween III: Season of the Witch, "The Old Man" in RoboCop, and Andrew Packard in Twin Peaks. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 1954 film Adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dan O'Herlihy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Daniel Peter O'Herlihy (May 1, 1919 – February 17, 2005) was an Irish-born film actor, known for such roles as Brigadier General Warren A. "Blackie" Black in Fail Safe, Conal Cochran in Halloween III: Season of the Witch, "The Old Man" in RoboCop, and Andrew Packard in Twin Peaks. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 1954 film Adventures of Robinson Crusoe. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dan O'Herlihy, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 95

Birthday 1919-05-01

Day of Death 2005-02-17

Place of Birth Wexford, Ireland

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Also Known As

  • Daniel O'Herlihy

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1998 The Rat Pack as Joe Kennedy
1995 VR.5 (1 episode)
1993 Love, Cheat & Steal as Hamilton Fisk
1990 RoboCop 2 as The Old Man
1990 Twin Peaks (6 episodes)
1988 A Waltz Through the Hills as Uncle Tom
1987 The Dead as Mr. Browne
1987 RoboCop as The Old Man
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1986 Dark Mansions as Alexander Drake
1986 The Whoopee Boys as Judge Sternhill
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1985 The Ray Bradbury Theater (1 episode)
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1984 The Last Starfighter as Grig
1982 Halloween III: Season of the Witch as Conal Cochran
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Nancy Astor (9 episodes) as Chiswell 'Chillie' Langhorne
1981 Artemis '81 as Albrecht Von Drachenfels
1981 Death Ray 2000 as The Director
1979 Trapper John, M.D. (1 episode)
1979 A Man Called Sloane (12 episodes)
1977 Deadly Game as Colonel Edward Stryker
1977 Good Against Evil as Father Kemschler
1977 The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries (1 episode)
1976 Gibbsville (1 episode)
1976 Charlie's Angels (1 episode)
1976 The Bionic Woman (1 episode)
1976 The Quest: The Longest Drive as Mathew Hatcher
1974 Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill as Leonard Jerome (1 episode)
1974 The Tamarind Seed as Fergus Stephenson
1972 Colditz (4 episodes)
1972 The Carey Treatment as J.D. Randall
1972 The People as Sol Diemus
1970 Waterloo as Marshal Michel Ney
1969 The Big Cube as Charles Winthrop
1969 100 Rifles as Steven Grimes
1968 Hawaii Five-O (1 episode)
1967 The High Chaparral (1 episode)
1967 Hondo (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (1 episode)
1966 Mission: Impossible (1 episode)
1965 The Long, Hot Summer (26 episodes)
1965 The Big Valley (1 episode)
1964 Profiles in Courage (1 episode)
1964 Fail-Safe as Brig. Gen. Warren A. Black
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1 episode)
1963 The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (26 episodes) as Dr. Sardius McPheeters
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Sam Benedict (1 episode)
1962 The Cabinet of Caligari as Caligari / Paul
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 Target: The Corruptors! (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (4 episodes)
1961 King of the Roaring 20's: The Story of Arnold Rothstein as Detective Phil Butler
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as Stephen Jordan
1960 One Foot in Hell as Sir Harry Ivers
1960 A Terrible Beauty as Don McGinnis
1959 Adventures in Paradise (2 episodes)
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1 episode)
1959 The Young Land as Judge Millard Isham
1959 Imitation of Life as David Edwards
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 Home Before Dark as Arnold Bronn
1957 That Woman Opposite as Dermot Kinross
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1955 The Virgin Queen as Lord Derry
1955 The Purple Mask as Brisquet
1955 Hunters of the Deep as Narrator
1954 Bengal Brigade as Capt. Ronald Blaine (as Daniel O'Herlihy)
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 The Black Shield Of Falworth as Prince Hal of Wales
1954 Robinson Crusoe as Robinson Crusoe
1953 Letter to Loretta (1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode)
1953 Sword of Venus as Danglars
1953 General Electric Theater (4 episodes)
1952 Invasion, U.S.A. as Mr. Ohman
1952 Operation Secret as Lt. Duncan
1952 Cavalcade of America (2 episodes)
1952 Actors and Sin as Alfred O'Shea / Narrator (Actor's Blood sequence)
1952 At Sword's Point as Aramis Jr.
1951 The Blue Veil as Hugh Williams
1951 The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel as Commando Captain
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (2 episodes)
1951 Soldiers Three as Sgt.Murphy
1950 Lux Video Theatre (3 episodes)
1950 The Iroquois Trail as Lt. Blakely
1948 Kidnapped as Alan Breck
1948 Macbeth as Macduff
1948 Larceny as Duke
1947 Odd Man Out as Nolan
1947 Hungry Hill as Harry Brodrick

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