Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
John Romano to Waldo Salt
John P. Ryan Biography (1938-)
Born July 30, 1938, in New York, NY. Addresses: Agent--Lee Daniels, 151 W. 74th St., #6D, New York, NY 10023.
- Birth Details
- July 30, 1938
- New York, New York, United States
Credits; Film Appearances
- Toni's escort, The Tiger Makes Out, Columbia, 1967.
- Harry Samson, A Lovely Way to Die (also known as A Lovely Way to Go), Universal, 1968.
- Roger, What's So Bad about Feeling Good?, Universal, 1968.
- Spicer, Five Easy Pieces, Columbia, 1970.
- Surtees, The King of Marvin Gardens, Columbia, 1972.
- Houston, The Legend of Nigger Charley, Paramount, 1972.
- Patsy, Cops and Robbers, United Artists (UA), 1973.
- Charles Mackley, Dillinger, American International, 1973.
- Colonel Hardcore, Shamus, Columbia, 1973.
- Frank Davis, It's Alive, Warner Bros., 1974.
- Gardner, Persecution (also known as Terror of Sheba and Sheba), Fanfare,1974.
- Dr. Schneider, Futureworld, American International, 1976.
- Si, The Missouri Breaks, UA, 1976.
- Frank Davis, It Lives Again (also known as It's Alive II), Warner Bros.,1978.
- Coslough, The Last Flight of Noah's Ark, Buena Vista, 1980.
- On the Nickel, Rose's Park, 1980.
- Kennedy, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Paramount, 1981.
- Vernon, The Escape Artist, Orion/Warner Bros., 1982.
- Lieutenant Parmentel, Breathless, Orion, 1983.
- Head of program, The Right Stuff, Warner Bros., 1983.
- Joe Flynn, The Cotton Club, Orion, 1984.
- Warden Ranken, Runaway Train, Cannon, 1985.
- Glastebury, Avenging Force, Cannon, 1986.
- Norton White, Death Wish 4: The Crackdown, Cannon, 1987.
- Lieutenant Kellerman, Fatal Beauty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)/UA, 1987.
- Mr. O'Rourke, Three O'Clock High, Universal, 1987.
- Wieser, Rent-a-Cop, Kings Road Entertainment, 1988.
- Captain Prescott, Paramedics, Vestron, 1988.
- Sergeant Fireman, City of Shadows (also known as City of Night, Cry of Shadows, and Pater Noster), Shapiro/Glickenhaus Entertainment, 1989.
- Jennings, Best of the Best, Taurus Entertainment Group, 1989.
- Mr. Hardin, Class of 1999, Taurus Entertainment Group, 1990.
- General Taylor, Delta Force 2, MGM/UA, 1990.
- Red Bennett, Hoffa, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1992.
- Voice of Buzz Bronski, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (animated), Warner Bros., 1993.
- Grub, Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill, Buena Vista,1995.
- Appeared as the prosecutor and Thomas, Eternity, 1990; and as Sam Bones,Star Time, 1991; also appeared in Young Goodman Brown, 1993; American Cyborg:Steel Warrior, 1994; and White Sands.
Credits; Film Producer
- (With George Mendeluk), The Kidnapping of the President, Crown International, 1980.
- (With Mendeluk), Stone Cold Dead, Dimension, 1980.
Credits; Television Appearances; Series
- Lieutenant Barney Brighton, Archer, NBC, 1975.
Credits; Television Appearances; Movies
- Detective Dave Lambert, Death Scream, ABC, 1975.
- Johnson, Kill Me If You Can, NBC, 1977.
- Flagler, A Killing Affair, CBS, 1977.
- David Burnet, Houston: The Legend of Texas, CBS, 1986.
- Logan, Blood River, CBS, 1991.
- Bad Blood, HBO, 1994.
Credits; Television Appearances; Pilots
- Ralph Sloan, Target Risk, NBC, 1975.
- Mr. Canady, Willow B: Women in Prison, ABC, 1980.
- Captain McGee, Shooting Stars, ABC, 1983.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- M*A*S*H, CBS, 1982.
- Blackie Scanlon, Hollywood Beat, ABC, 1985.
- Jake Manning, Miami Vice, NBC, 1989.
- Appeared in episodes of Kojak, Starsky and Hutch, Matt Helm, and Matt Huston.
Credits; Stage Appearances
- John, Duet for Three, Cherry Lane Theatre, New York City, 1966.
- Constable, Serjeant Musgrave's Dance, Theatre De Lys, New York City, 1966.
- Villager, Yerma, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1966.
- (Broadway debut) Understudy for Joseph, Daphne in Cottage D, Longacre Theatre, 1967.
- Jamie O'Hanlin, Nobody Hears a Broken Drum, Fortune Theatre, New York City, 1970.
- Major Cassidy, The Love Suicide at Schofield Barracks, American NationalTheatre and Academy (ANTA) Theatre, New York City, 1972.
- Rich man's son and contestant, Gypsy, Theatre at Unitarian Church of AllSouls, New York City, 1972.
- Mr. Drumm, The Silent Partner, Actors' Studio Theatre, New York City, 1972.
- Juror, Twelve Angry Men, Queens Playhouse, New York City, 1972.
- Jason, Medea, Circle in the Square/Joseph E. Levine Theatre, New York City, 1973.
- The Country Girl, Stagewest, West Springfield, MA, 1975-76.
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