Biography

We don't have a biography for Basil Hoffman.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 32

Birthday 1938-01-18

Place of Birth Houston, Texas, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • -

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Last Word as Christopher Georrge
2016 The Pineville Heist as Principal Parker
2016 Hail, Caesar! as Stu Schwartz, Accounting
2015 The French American as Monsieur Tissot
2014 Throwdown as Judge Eller
2014 Rio, I Love You as James (segment "La Fortuna")
2013 3 Geezers! as Victor
2011 Surreal Estate as Mr. Black
2011 The Artist as Auctioneer
2010 When Life Gives You Lemons
2003 Down with Love as C. W. (uncredited)
1999 Hefner: Unauthorized as Lawyer
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1997 Culture
1996 Kindred: The Embraced (1 episode) as Charon the Coroner
1992 The Ice Runner
1991 Mimi & Me as Professor Sauer
1989 Communion as Dr. Friedman
1986 Sledge Hammer! (1 episode) as Sam Steinway
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1984 The Ratings Game as Frank Friedlander
1982 My Favorite Year as Herb Lee
1982 Night Shift as Drollhauser
1980 Ordinary People as Sloan
1980 Scout's Honor as Alexander
1979 The Electric Horseman as Toland
1979 Love at First Bite as Hotel Manager (uncredited)
1978 Comes a Horseman as George Bascomb
1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind as Longly (uncredited)
1976 All the President's Men as Assistant Metro Editor
1974 The Great Ice Rip-Off as Richards

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page