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Michael Nussbaum (born December 29, 1923) is an American actor and director.

From the start of his acting career in the 1950s, Nussbaum has appeared in many of David Mamet's plays both on and off Broadway, as well as in Chicago. His appearances in movies include roles in Field of Dreams (1989) and Men In Black (1997).

In 1997 he received a Jeff Award for his performance as Reverend Lionel Espy in David Hare's Racing Demon. His performance in Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross on Broadway received a Drama Desk Award in 1984. As a director, his work has included Where Have You Gone, Jimmy Stewart? (2002) by Art Shay.

Nussbaum also appeared in local TV commercials for Chicago's Northwest Federal Savings (with the jingle, "It's Northwest Federal Savings Time, sixty-three hours a week").

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

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Michael Nussbaum (born December 29, 1923) is an American actor and director.

From the start of his acting career in the 1950s, Nussbaum has appeared in many of David Mamet's plays both on and off Broadway, as well as in Chicago. His appearances in movies include roles in Field of Dreams (1989) and Men In Black (1997).

In 1997 he received a Jeff Award for his performance as Reverend Lionel Espy in David Hare's Racing Demon. His performance in Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross on Broadway received a Drama Desk Award in 1984. As a director, his work has included Where Have You Gone, Jimmy Stewart? (2002) by Art Shay.

Nussbaum also appeared in local TV commercials for Chicago's Northwest Federal Savings (with the jingle, "It's Northwest Federal Savings Time, sixty-three hours a week").

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 18

Birthday 1923-12-29

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1998 The Con as Harry
1997 Men in Black as Gentle Rosenburg the Arquillian Jeweler
1996 Early Edition (1 episode)
1993 Frasier (1 episode) as Owner
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1993 Class of '96 (1 episode)
1992 Overexposed as Bob Davis
1992 The Water Engine as Mr. Wallace
1991 The Commish (3 episodes)
1991 Brooklyn Bridge (2 episodes)
1990 Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again as 'Pop' Tate
1989 Field of Dreams as Principal
1988 Things Change as Mr. Green
1987 House of Games as Joey
1987 Fatal Attraction as Bob Drimmer
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1985 Spenser: For Hire (1 episode)
1985 The Equalizer (1 episode)

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