Tom Mardirosian Biography (1947-)

Born December 14, 1947, in Buffalo, NY; son of Matthew and Afro (maiden name,Karahos) Mardirosian; married Frederica Meister (an actress), August 26, 1984; children: Anna Victoria, Sally Lucile. Addresses: Contact: Don Buckwald and Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, playwright
Birth Details
December 14, 1947
Buffalo, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • The Trial of the Catonsville Nine, Studio Arena Theatre, Buffalo,NY, 1971-1972
  • Romeo and Juliet, Studio Arena Theatre, 1971-1972
  • Peter Pan, Studio Arena Theatre, 1972-1973
  • Feldman, The Magic Show, Cort Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • Flint, Studio Arena Theatre, 1974
  • Desire under the Elms, Studio Arena Theatre, 1974-1975
  • 13 rue de l'Amour, Studio Arena Theatre, 1974-1975
  • The Legend of Wu Chang, Studio Arena Theatre, 1974-1975
  • The Contrast, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, 1975-1976
  • Scapino!, Studio Arena Theatre, 1975-1976
  • Fran, Gemini, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 1976
  • Member of the Fold, Happy End, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City,1977
  • Understudy for the roles of Baby Face and Cop, Happy End, ChelseaTheatre Center, New York City, 1977
  • Police Inspector, Grand Magic, Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 1978-1979
  • Mike, Losing Time, Manhattan Theatre Club, 1979
  • Little Tom, Passione, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1980
  • A View from the Bridge, Cincinnati Playhouse, Cincinnati, 1980-1981
  • Haroutoon, A Day out of Time, New Federal Theatre, New York City,1981
  • Barton, Success and Succession, Theatre for the New City, New YorkCity, 1983
  • Julius Caesar, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, 1983-1984
  • Inspector Spano, Cap and Bells, Judith Anderson Theatre, 1984
  • Dave DeVito, Cliffhanger, Lamb's Theatre, New York City, 1985
  • David, Hiram Keebler, examining doctor, and Ben, The Normal Heart,Public Theatre/LuEsther Hall, New York City, 1985
  • Guard, The Ground Zero Club (segment of The Young Playwrights Festival), Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1985
  • Provost, Measure for Measure, Delacorte Theatre, New York City, 1985
  • Olda, Largo Desolato, Public Theatre/LuEsther Hall, 1986
  • Understudy for the role of Jackie, Cuba and His Teddy Bear, Longacre Theatre, New York City, 1986
  • King, Coup d'etat (segment of Fifth Annual Young Playwrights Festival), Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1986
  • Egerton, Almost by Chance a Woman: Elizabeth, Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1986
  • Bardolph, Henry IV, Part I, New York Shakespeare Festival, Delacorte Theatre, 1988
  • Tom, Saved from Obscurity, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1988
  • Joe LaPorte, The Good Coach, WPA Theatre, New York City, 1989
  • Tom, Subfertile, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1990
  • Hortensio, The Taming of the Shrew, New York Shakespeare Festival,Delacorte Theatre, 1990
  • King Kaiser, My Favorite Year, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1992
  • Pompey, Measure for Measure, New York Shakespeare Festival, 1993
  • My Favorite Year, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, 1993
  • Baptista Minola, The Taming of the Shrew, New York Shakespeare Festival, Delacorte Theatre, 1999
  • Joe Lehman, The Butter and Egg Man, Atlantic Theatre, New York City, 2002
  • String Fever, Ensemble Studio Theatre, New York City, 2003
  • Film Appearances
  • Only When I Laugh, Columbia, 1981
  • Stage manager, Tootsie (also known as Would I Lie to You?),Columbia, 1982
  • Officer Pantuzzi, Trading Places, Paramount, 1983
  • Benny, Alphabet City, Atlantic, 1984
  • Shopkeeper, Agent on Ice, Shapiro, 1985
  • Sheik, Power, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1986
  • Detective Fallon, The Rosary Murders, New Line Cinema, 1987
  • Cab driver, Shakedown (also known as Blue Jean Cop), Universal, 1988
  • Hasid, "Life without Zoe," New York Stories, Buena Vista, 1989
  • Dave Delahaas, Betsy's Wedding, Buena Vista, 1990
  • Nico Della Guardia, Presumed Innocent, Warner Bros., 1990
  • Mr. Zang, Just Like in the Movies, Cabriolet Films, 1990
  • Salesman, Boomerang, Paramount, 1992
  • The Deodorant Salesman Breaks a Sweat (short film), 1992
  • Rick Cowley, The Dark Half, Orion, 1993
  • Baba the Eunuch, Don Juan DeMarco and the Centerfold (also known as Don Juan DeMarco), New Line Cinema, 1995
  • The barber, Razor's Edge, Vagabond, 1999
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Bus driver, Seizure: The Story of Kathy Morris, 1980
  • The Neighborhood, 1982
  • Maitre'd, Muggable Mary: Street Cop, CBS, 1982
  • Meat man, Terrible Joe Moran, 1984
  • Pedestrian, Stone Pillow, 1985
  • First cab driver, Rockabye, 1986
  • Weiss, "None So Blind" (also known as "Kojak"), The ABC Saturday Mystery, ABC, 1990
  • Kaprow, Quiet Killer (also known as Black Death and Panic in the City), CBS, 1992
  • Henry, "Miss Rose White," Hallmark Hall of Fame, NBC, 1992
  • Captain Bob Browning, With Murder in Mind (also known as With Savage Intent), CBS, 1992
  • Judge Bacon, Voice from the Grave: From the Files of "Unsolved Mysteries" (also known as Crimes of Passion: Voice from the Grave, Unsolved Mysteries: Voices from the Grave, and Voice from the Grave),NBC, 1996
  • Police captain, If Looks Could Kill: From the Files of "America's MostWanted" (also known as If Looks Could Kill and If Looks CouldKill: The John Hawkins Story), 1996
  • Series
  • General Gazi, One Life to Live (also known as Between Heaven and Hell), ABC, 1991-1992
  • Prisoner # 98b242 Agamemnon Busmalis, Oz, HBO, 1998-2003
  • Episodic
  • McIntyre, "No Exit" (also known as "Three-Eyed Turtle"), Miami Vice, NBC, 1984
  • "Streetwise," Miami Vice, NBC, 1984
  • "Time Present, Time Past," The Equalizer, CBS, 1989
  • Brian Doxsee, "Mushrooms," Law & Order, NBC, 1991
  • Joe Tashjian, "The Fertile Fields," Law & Order, NBC, 1992
  • Gary Lowery, "Silence of the Lambskins," L.A. Law, NBC, 1992
  • Mr. Parry, "The One after the Earthquake," Nurses, NBC, 1994
  • Mr. Kasinzakas, "Torah! Torah! Torah!," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1995
  • Edward Patterson, "Control Freak," VR.5 (also known as AvengingAngel, Virtual Reality, and VR), Fox and Sci-Fi Channel, 1995
  • Mr. Butler, "DWB," Law & Order, NBC, 1998
  • Mr. Stubelski, "Fools for Love," Law & Order, NBC, 2000
  • Nicky Avakian, "Oxymoron," Law & Order, NBC, 2002
  • Also appeared as Buddy, Cosby, CBS; merchant, Love and War,CBS; in All My Children, ABC; Another World, NBC; Big Brother Jake, The Family Channel; Father Brown Detective; Guiding Light, CBS; Loving, ABC; Miss Rosewater, BBC; Ryan's Hope, ABC; and Search for Tomorrow.
  • WRITINGS
  • Plays
  • Saved from Obscurity, produced at Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 1988
  • Subfertile, produced at Playwrights Horizons Theatre, 1990
  • Screenplays
  • Author of the unproduced screenplay Pop Goes the Weasel, HBO, 1991.
  • Television Episodes
  • Big Brother Jake, The Family Channel, 1993

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