Richard Beymer Biography (1939?-)

Full name, George Richard Beymer, Jr.; born February 21, 1939 (some sources cite February 20, 1938), in Avoca, IA; son of G. R. (a printer) and Eunice (maiden name, Gose) Beymer.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, director, producer, cinematographer, writer
Birth Details
February 21, 1939?
Avoca, Iowa, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Roelf, ages 12-16, So Big, Warner Bros., 1953
  • (As Dick Beymer) Paul, Indiscretion of an American Wife (also known as Indiscretion, Station Terminus, Terminal Station, Terminal Station Indiscretion, Terminus Station, and Stazionetermini), Columbia, 1954
  • (As Dick Beymer) Rab, Johnny Tremaine (also known as Johnny Tremaine and the Sons of Liberty), 1957
  • Peter Van Daan/Peter van Pels, The Diary of Anne Frank, TwentiethCentury-Fox, 1959
  • Bob Bannerman, High Time, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1960
  • Tony, West Side Story, United Artists, 1961
  • Nick Adams, Adventures of a Young Man (also known as Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1962
  • Mike Pulaski, Bachelor Flat, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1962
  • Philip Harrington, Five Finger Exercise, Columbia, 1962
  • Private Dutch Schultz, The Longest Day, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1962
  • Kenny Baird, The Stripper (also known as Woman of Summer),Twentieth Century-Fox, 1963
  • Dean, Free Grass (also known as Scream Free! and StreetDrugs), Hollywood Star Pictures, 1969
  • The Innerview (experimental film; some sources cite as The Interview), 1974
  • Evan Bley, Cross Country, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1983
  • Dr. Newbury, Silent Night, Deadly Night 3: Better Watch Out, QuietFilms, 1989
  • Eddie Di Angelo, Blackbelt, New Horizon Picture Corp., 1992
  • Peter Webb, My Girl 2, Columbia, 1994
  • Prosecutor, The Little Death, Island Pictures, 1995
  • Mr. Parks, Foxfire, Samuel Goldwyn Company, 1996
  • Chad Leary, The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson, 1996
  • Film Work
  • Director and cinematographer, A Regular Bouquet (documentary), 1964, later broadcast as an episode of Eyes on the Prize, PBS
  • Producer, director, cinematographer, and editor, The Innerview (experimental film; some sources cite as The Interview), 1974
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • David Fenton, Paper Dolls, ABC, 1984
  • Benjamin Horne, Twin Peaks, ABC, 1990
  • Movies
  • Allan Breed, Generation ABC, 1985
  • Ben, Danger Island (also known as The Presence), NBC, 1992
  • Dr. Matthew Sheridan, A Face to Die For (also known as The Face), NBC, 1996
  • Bob Haldeman, Elvis Meets Nixon, Showtime, 1997
  • Episodic
  • Mark Shannon, "You Take the High Road," The Virginian, 1965
  • "Show Me a Hero," The Virginian, 1965
  • Harry Williams, "The Survival School Affair," The Man from U.N.C.L.E., 1967
  • "All Creatures Great ... and Not So Great," Moonlighting, 1986
  • Jeff Larkin, Dallas, CBS, 1987
  • Morgan McCormack, "The Way to Dusty Death," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1987
  • Sidney Jarvis, "The Days Dwindle Down," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1987
  • John Locke, "The Gospel Truth," The Bronx Zoo, NBC, 1988
  • Max Winitski, Buck James, ABC, 1988
  • Charles Lawton Standish, "The List of Yuri Lermentov," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
  • Richard Lefko, "The Sound of Murder," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
  • Li Nalas, "The Homecoming," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, syndicated, 1993
  • Li Nalas, "The Circle," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, syndicated, 1993
  • Li Nalas, "The Siege," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, syndicated, 1993
  • Lou Keramides, "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1993
  • Dirk Matheson, "The Dark Side of the Door," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1996
  • Dr. Jack Franklin, "Sanguinarium," The X-Files, Fox, 1996
  • Douglas Bradford, "Noir," Vengeance Unlimited, ABC, 1998
  • Martin Samuel Pfizer, "Ceremony of Innocence," Profiler, NBC, 1999
  • Appeared as God, "God in the Dock," an episode of Insight; also appeared in Playhouse 90, CBS.
  • Pilots
  • Ralph Belmonte, Guilty or Not Guilty, NBC, 1966
  • Benjamin Horne, Twin Peaks, ABC, 1990
  • Other
  • (Television debut) Fantastic Studios Inc., 1949
  • Dr. Jerry Parsons, Under Investigation, 1993
  • Dr. Ronald Frames, State of Emergency, HBO, 1994
  • Television Director
  • Episodic
  • Director of episode, Insight.
  • Television Work
  • Specials
  • Photographer, The Juggler of Notre Dame, syndicated, 1982
  • Photographer and editor, Leadfoot, syndicated, 1982
  • Other
  • Cinematographer and editor of television programs, including Clay Feet; Girl on the Edge of Town; Hang Tight; The Soup Man; A Step Too Slow; To Climb a Mountain; The Trouble with Grandpa; Who Loves Amy Tonight?; and Willy Bill.
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays and Musical Scores
  • The Innerview (experimental film; some sources cite as The Interview), 1974

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