Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. George Ames Plimpton (18 March 1927 – 25 September 2003) was an American journalist, writer, editor, and actor. He is widely known for his sports writing and for helping to found The Paris Review.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. George Ames Plimpton (18 March 1927 – 25 September 2003) was an American journalist, writer, editor, and actor. He is widely known for his sports writing and for helping to found The Paris Review.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1927-03-18

Day of Death 2003-09-26

Place of Birth New York City, New York

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead: The Story of the National Lampoon as Himself / Actor (archive footage)
2012 Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself as Himself (archive footage)
2008 Soul Power
2006 Factory Girl as Himself
2001 Bullet in the Brain as Narrator
2001 Just Visiting as Dr. Brady
2000 Deadline (1 episode)
1999 Edtv as Panel Member
1997 Good Will Hunting as Psychologist
1997 Just Shoot Me! (1 episode)
1996 When We Were Kings as Himself
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1995 The Single Guy (1 episode)
1995 Central Park West (1 episode)
1995 Just Cause as Elder Phillips
1994 ER (3 episodes)
1994 Baseball (9 episodes) as Himself
1991 Little Man Tate as Winston F. Buckner
1991 L.A. Story as Straight Weatherman
1990 The Civil War (9 episodes) as George Templeton Strong
1990 Wings (1 episode)
1989 The Simpsons (1 episode)
1989 A Fool and His Money as Gott
1986 Uncensored Channels: TV Around The World With George Plimpton as Himself (Host)
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)
1985 Volunteers as Lawrence Bourne Jr.
1984 Good Morning, Mr. Orwell as Himself
1981 Reds as Horace Whigham
1978 If Ever I See You Again as Lawrence
1977 The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover as Quentin Reynolds
1975 Saturday Night Live (2 episodes)
1970 Rio Lobo as Fourth Gunman
1968 The Detective as Reporter
1968 The Queen as Himself
1968 Beyond the Law as Mayor
1962 Lawrence of Arabia as Bedouin (uncredited)

Writing

2006 Infamous Book
1968 Paper Lion Book

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