Dennis Lipscomb Biography (1942-)

Born March 1, 1942, in Brooklyn, NY. Addresses: Agent: Stone Manners Agency, 8436 West Third St., Suite 740, Los Angeles, CA 90048.

Birth Details
March 1, 1942
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • Benny Lansing, Le grand silence, 1977
  • Dr. Rene Allende, Wings of Ash: Pilot for a Dramatization of the Lifeof Antonin Artaud, 1978
  • Harlan, Union City, Kinesis, 1980
  • Arthur Brady, Love Child, Warner Bros., 1982
  • Announcer, Penitentiary II, 1982
  • Lyle Watson, Wargames, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1983
  • Will Smythe, Eyes of Fire (also known as Cry Blue Sky), Elysian, 1984
  • Captain Taylor, A Soldier's Story, Columbia, 1984
  • Lloyd, Crossroads, Columbia, 1986
  • Johnny B. Goode, Amazing Grace and Chuck (also known as SilentVoice), TriStar, 1987
  • Cleve Doucet, Sister, Sister, 1988
  • George Miller, Retribution, 1988
  • Commander Perkins, The First Power (also known as Pentagramand Transit), Orion Pictures, 1990
  • Trenton, Under Siege (also known as Piege en haute mer), Warner Bros., 1992
  • Foster, Undercover Blues, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1993
  • Sykes, The Force, Republic Entertainment, 1994
  • Raymond Hammer, Automatic, Republic Pictures, 1994
  • Book collector, Finding Kelly (also known as Mystery Kids),A-Pix Entertainment, 1999
  • Dr. Votkiff, The Medicine Show, Vista Street Entertainment, 2001
  • Also appeared in Hundred Percent.
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Reverend Walker, The Day After, ABC, 1983
  • Finch, The Blue Yonder, (also known as Time Flyer), The Disney Channel, 1985
  • Chief Ron McDonald, Slow Burn, Showtime, 1986
  • Michael Light, Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit, NBC,1987
  • Andrew Hutchinson, Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story, CBS, 1987
  • Ivan Fletcher, She Knows Too Much, NBC, 1989
  • Prime Target, NBC, 1989
  • Max LeMar, Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin, NBC, 1991
  • Harry Rawlings, Curacao (also known as Deadly Currents), Showtime, 1993
  • George Low, Apollo 11 (also known as Apollo 11: The Movie),The Family Channel, 1996
  • Series
  • Carl Martin, Our Family Honor, 1985
  • Sid Royce (Elvis Prim), Wiseguy, CBS, 1987
  • Mayor Jim Findley, In the Heat of the Night, NBC, 1988
  • Appeared as Sidney Weitz in Cop Rock, ABC.
  • Episodic
  • Pat Perillo, "Who's on First," WKRP in Cincinnati, 1981
  • Wally, "Anything but the Truth," CHiPs, 1981
  • "The Tontine," Barney Miller, 1982
  • Mr. Vosca, "The Young, the Beautiful, and the Degraded," Hill Street Blues, 1982
  • Sherman Andruss, "A Faraway Cry," Little House on the Prairie, 1982
  • Dave Tanner, "Good Samaritan," The Greatest American Hero, 1982
  • Tom Gardener, "Heaven Is in Your Genes," The Greatest American Hero, 1983
  • Prince, "Bad Time on the Border," The A-Team, 1983
  • "Fuchs Me? Fuchs You!" Hill Street Blues, 1984
  • Rollins, "Deadlock," T. J. Hooker, 1984
  • Gordon Redding, "Odds on a Dead Pigeon," Scarecrow and Mrs. King,1985
  • Val Webster, "Moving Day," Amazing Stories, 1987
  • Mob boss, Midnight Caller, NBC, 1989
  • Reverend Tobias Bennett, "The Silent Bell," Highway to Heaven, NBC, 1989
  • Janitor Lou, "Custodian of the People," Ferris Bueller, NBC, 1990
  • Lloyd Schroeder, "Vanishing Act," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1993
  • Leonard Vance, "Miracle Man," The X-Files, Fox, 1994
  • Mickey, "Dutch on the Run," Renegade, USA Network and syndicated,1994
  • "The Washington Affair," Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, CBS, 1994
  • Dr. Wilson, "Love's Labor Lost," ER, NBC, 1995
  • Stanley Gables, "Resurrection," Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, ABC, 1995
  • "Melrose Place Is a Box of Chocolates," Melrose Place, Fox, 1995
  • Mr. Conklin, "Going, Going, Gone," Party of Five, Fox, 1996
  • Donnie Rhymer, "Truth and Consequences," Fired Up, NBC, 1997
  • Malcolm Trainor, "Retribution: Parts 1 & 2," Diagnosis Murder,CBS, 1998
  • Mirror man, "The End of an Era," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, ABC,2000
  • "Skin and Bones," Roswell, The WB, 2000
  • Also appeared in Call to Glory.
  • Pilots
  • Jed Carter, Farrell for the People, NBC, 1982
  • Simon, Moonlighting, 1985
  • Les McCall, Matlock: Diary of a Perfect Murder, NBC, 1986
  • Mayor Jim Findley, In the Heat of the Night, NBC, 1988
  • Harland Keyvo, The Famous Teddy Z, CBS, 1989
  • Other
  • Dr. Richard Pearlman, Without Warning, 1994
  • Stage Appearances
  • The Survival of St. Joan, Studio Arena Theatre, Buffalo, NY, 1970-1971
  • Twelfth Night, North Shore Shakespeare Festival Theatre, Beverly,MA, 1971
  • (Off-Broadway debut) Faulkland, The Rivals, Stage One, RoundaboutTheatre, 1974-1975
  • Title role, The Tragedy of King Richard II, Champlain ShakespeareFestival Theatre, Burlington, VT, 1976
  • Lawrence Duncan, The Boss, Theatre at Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY, then Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 1976
  • As You Like It, Theatre Venture '76, Beverly, MA, 1976
  • Hamlet, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival Theatre, Lakewood, OH, 1977
  • The Taming of the Shrew, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival Theatre,1977
  • Cackleson, The Crazy Locomotive, Theatre at Brooklyn Academy of Music, 1977
  • Gregory and chief watchman, Romeo and Juliet, Circle in the Square, New York City, 1977
  • Two Gentlemen of Verona, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival Theatre,1978
  • Understudy for the roles of George and Jacob, Night and Day, AniaTheatre, New York City, 1979
  • Major Tours
  • Carr Gomm, conductor, Pinhead manager, policeman, Will, and Lord John, The Elephant Man, U.S. cities, 1979-1981
  • Video Games
  • Voice of DCI Peter Sterling, Spycraft: The Great Game, Activision,1996

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