Biography

Was an American-born Canadian actor. Best known for his portrayal of detective Nero Wolfe, he was also known for his work as a character actor in many films and on television programs.

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

Was an American-born Canadian actor. Best known for his portrayal of detective Nero Wolfe, he was also known for his work as a character actor in many films and on television programs.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 111

Birthday 1949-07-27

Day of Death 2010-07-27

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Maury Alan Chaykin

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2011 Conduct Unbecoming as Col. Fox
2011 The Drunk and On Drugs Happy Fun Time Hour (6 episodes)
2010 Barney's Version as Wedding Guest
2010 Casino Jack as Big Tony
2010 Abroad as Lord Oldenberg
2008 Less Than Kind (48 episodes)
2008 Glitch as Mr. Linkletter
2008 Elijah as Howard Pawley
2008 Blindness as Accountant
2008 The Grift as Rusty
2006 It's a Boy Girl Thing as Stan Deane
2006 Heavens Fall as Lyle Harris
2006 Eureka (1 episode) as Sheriff / Major William Cobb
2006 At the Hotel (6 episodes)
2005 The Hunt for the BTK Killer as Robert Beattie
2005 Where the Truth Lies as Sally Sanmarco
2004 Camp Hollywood as Himself
2004 Sex Traffic (2 episodes)
2004 Boston Legal (1 episode)
2004 Wilby Wonderful as Mayor Brent Fisher
2004 Being Julia as Walter Gibbs
2004 Entourage (1 episode)
2004 Sugar as Stanley
2004 Intern Academy as Dr. Roger 'Tony' Toussant
2003 Owning Mahowny as Frank Perlin
2003 Hemingway vs. Callaghan as Max Perkins
2002 The Wet Season as Uncle Rick
2002 Crossed Over
2002 Hostage as The Kidnapper
2001 On Their Knees as Norman
2001 The Hire (1 episode) as The Kidnapper
2001 A Nero Wolfe Mystery (28 episodes) as Nero Wolfe (28 episodes, 2000-2002)
2001 Varian's War as Marcello
2001 Bartleby as Ernest
2001 Plan B as Donald Rossi
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2 episodes)
2000 Andromeda (1 episode) as Citizen Eight
2000 The Art of War as Frank Capella
2000 The Golden Spiders: A Nero Wolfe Mystery as Nero Wolfe
2000 What's Cooking? as Herb 'Herbie' Seelig
1999 Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang as Mr. Cooper / Louie Loser
1999 Mystery, Alaska as Bailey Pruitt
1999 Touched as Burt
1999 Entrapment as Conrad Greene
1998 Jerry and Tom as Billy
1998 The Mask of Zorro as Prison Warden
1998 Northern Lights as Ben Rubadue
1998 Emily of New Moon (2 episodes)
1997 MouseHunt as Alexander Falko
1997 A Life Less Ordinary as Tod Johnson
1997 Stargate SG-1 (2 episodes) as Nerus
1997 The Sweet Hereafter as Wendell
1997 Strip Search
1997 Keeping the Promise as Hunter Ben Loomis
1997 Love and Death on Long Island as Irving 'Irv' Buckmuller
1997 Pale Saints as The Pirate
1996 Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1 episode)
1996 If Looks Could Kill as Dr. Richard Boggs
1995 Cutthroat Island as John Reed
1995 Sugartime as Tony Accardo
1995 Unstrung Heroes as Arthur Lidz
1995 Devil in a Blue Dress as Matthew Terell
1994 Camilla as Harold Cara
1994 Whale Music as Desmond Howl
1994 Due South (1 episode) as Jasper Gutman (1 episode) as Pike
1993 Josh and S.A.M. as Pizza Man
1993 Money for Nothing as Vincente Goldoni
1992 Hero as Winston
1992 The Adjuster as Bubba
1992 Montreal Stories
1992 Leaving Normal as Leon
1992 My Cousin Vinny as Sam Tipton
1992 Split Images as Walter Kouza
1991 The Pianist
1990 Dances with Wolves as Major Fambrough
1990 Where the Heart Is as Harry
1989 Breaking In as Vincent Tucci
1989 Cold Comfort as Floyd Lucas
1989 Millennium as Roger Keane
1989 George's Island as Mr. Droonfield
1988 Twins as Burt Klane
1988 Hot Paint as Wilensky
1988 Stars & Bars as Freeborn Gage
1987 Caribe as Captain Burdoch
1987 Hearts of Fire as Charlie Kelso
1987 Wild Thing as Jonathan Trask
1987 The Bedroom Window as Pool Player
1986 Meatballs III: Summer Job as Huey, River Rat Leader
1986 Crime Story (1 episode)
1986 Act of Vengeance as Claude Vealey
1986 The Vindicator as Burt Arthus
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1985 In Like Flynn as Williams
1985 Def-Con 4 as Vinny
1985 Turk 182! as Man in wheelchair
1984 Mrs. Soffel as Charlie Reynolds
1984 Hockey Night as Bum Johnston
1984 The Guardian as Rudy Simbro
1984 Harry & Son as Lawrence
1983 Of Unknown Origin as Dan Errol
1983 WarGames as Jim Sting
1983 Curtains as Monty
1982 Highpoint as Falco
1982 Soup for One as Dr. Wexler
1981 Seeing Things (1 episode)
1981 Death Hunt as Clarence
1980 The Kidnapping of the President as Harvey Cannon
1980 Double Negative as Rollins
1980 Nothing Personal as Kanook
1980 Jimmy B. & Andre as Bruno
1979 Riel as Howard

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