Jack Riley Biography (1935-)

Born December 30, 1935, in Cleveland, OH; son of John A. and Agnes C. (maidenname, Corrigan) Riley; married Ginger Lawrence, May 18, 1975; children: Jamie, Brian. Addresses: Agent: Cunningham-Escott-Dipene and Associates, 10635 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 130, Los Angeles, CA 90025.; Contact: 400 S. Beverly Dr. #101, Beverly Hills, CA 90212; 9401 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, writer
Birth Details
December 30, 1935
Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Uncredited) Waiter, Days of Wine and Roses, Warner Bros., 1962
  • Doctor, Catch-22, Paramount, 1970
  • The Todd Killings (also known as A Dangerous Friend and Skipper), National General, 1971
  • Riley Quinn, McCabe and Mrs. Miller, Warner Bros., 1971
  • Piano player, The Long Goodbye, United Artists, 1973
  • Second bartender, California Split (also known as Jackpot!), Columbia, 1974
  • Jackson, Bank Shot, United Artists, 1974
  • Executive, Silent Movie, United Artists, 1976
  • Projectionist, The World's Greatest Lover, Twentieth Century-Fox,1977
  • The desk clerk, High Anxiety, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1977
  • Agriculture official, Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!, Four Square,1978
  • Messenger, Butch and Sundance--The Early Years, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1979
  • Stoned soldier, History of the World, Part I, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1981
  • Bob Barnes, Frances, Universal, 1982
  • Dobish, To Be or Not to Be, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1983
  • Agent Ormond, Finders Keepers, Warner Bros., 1984
  • Dr. Ziegler, Night Patrol, New World, 1984
  • Television journalist, Spaceballs (also known as Space Balls), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1987
  • Homeowner, Gleaming the Cube (also known as A Brother's Justice and Skate or Die), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1988
  • Herb (the auditor), Rented Lips, Cineworld, 1988
  • Wado, C.H.U.D. II: Bud the C.H.U.D, Vestron, 1989
  • Himself, The Player, Fine Line, 1992
  • Bandleader, A Dangerous Woman, Gramercy, 1993
  • Alaric, Theodore Rex (also known as T. Rex), New Line Cinema, 1995
  • Lawyer of Amber Waves' ex-husband, Boogie Nights, New Line Cinema,1997
  • Mr. Leach, Venus Envy, 1997
  • Voice of Stu Pickles, A Rugrats Vacation (animated), Paramount, 1997
  • Voice of Stu Pickles, The Rugrats Movie (animated), Paramount, 1998
  • Condom boss, Chairman of the Board, Trimark, 1998
  • Voice of Stu Pickles, Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (also known as Rugrats in Paris-Der Film and Rugrats in Paris: The Movie-Rugrats II; animated), Paramount, 2000
  • Voice of Golfer #1, Recess: School's Out (animated), Buena Vista,2001
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Cohost, Baxter and Riley, WERE (Cleveland, OH), 1961-1965
  • Wally Frick, Occasional Wife, NBC, 1966-1967
  • Elliott Carlin, The Bob Newhart Show, CBS, 1972-1978
  • Keep on Truckin', ABC, 1975
  • The Tim Conway Show, CBS, 1980
  • Leon Buchanan, Roxie, CBS, 1987
  • Voice of Stu Pickles, Rugrats (animated), Nickelodeon, 1991-
  • Various characters, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, NBC, 1992-1999
  • Chappy, Son of the Beach, FX, 2000
  • Movies
  • Director, Columbo: Candidate for Crime, 1973
  • Owen, Marriage Is Alive and Well, 1980
  • Ralph, When Your Lover Leaves, 1983
  • Marvin, Lots of Luck, 1985
  • Freeman, Brothers-in-Law, 1985
  • Scientist, The History of White People in America (also known as The History of White People in America; Volume I), HBO, 1985
  • Scientist, The History of White People in America: Volume II, HBO,1986
  • Martin Mull in Portrait of a White Marriage (also known as Portrait of a White Marriage and Scenes from a White Marriage), Cinemax, 1988
  • Specials
  • Tom Mimelman, Washingtoon, 1985
  • Mr. White, First the Egg, 1985
  • This Is Your Life, NBC, 1987
  • "Martin Mull Live! From North Ridgeville," HBO Comedy Hour, HBO, 1987
  • Himself and Elliott Carlin, The Bob Newhart 19th Anniversary Special, CBS, 1991
  • Voice of Stu Pickles, A Rugrats Passover (animated), Nickelodeon,1995
  • Voice of Stuart "Stu" Pickles, The Rugrats: All Growed Up (animated), Nickelodeon, 2001
  • Episodic
  • Larry, "Gomer, the Beautiful Dreamer," Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., 1967
  • Larry, "The Great Talent Hunt," Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., 1967
  • Frank, "Abdullah," I Dream of Jeannie, NBC, 1968
  • Captain, "Operation Hannibal," Hogan's Heroes, 1969
  • Guard, "At Last-Schultz Knows Something," Hogan's Heroes, 1969
  • S.S. Man, "The Big Record," Hogan's Heroes, 1970
  • Eldon Colfax, "Didn't You Used to Be ... Wait ... Don't Tell Me," TheMary Tyler Moore Show, CBS, 1971
  • Captain Kaplan, "Chief Surgeon Who?," M*A*S*H, CBS, 1972
  • Barry Barlow, "Rhoda Morgenstern: Minneapolis to New York," The Mary Tyler Moore Show, CBS, 1972
  • Programmer, "Catch Me If You Can," Cannon, 1973
  • Royal, "The Gunman," Kung Fu, 1974
  • Officer O'Reilly, "The Deadly Dares," Happy Days, ABC, 1974
  • Eddie Stern, "Silent Kill," Harry O, 1975
  • Frederick Clooney, "Fear of Flying," Barney Miller (also known asThe Life and Times of Captain Barney Miller), ABC, 1976
  • Richard Atkins, "A Call to Arms," Alice, 1976
  • Adrian Lyman, "There's One in Every Port," The Rockford Files, 1977
  • Miles Monroe, "Goodbye Dolly," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1978
  • Robert Lovell, "The Counterfeiter," Barney Miller, 1979
  • Charles Sutton, "The New Landlord," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1979
  • Mr. Crocker, "The Girls School," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1979
  • Joe Roth, "Bradfordgate," Eight Is Enough, 1980
  • Bank robber, "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?," Too Close for Comfort, 1980
  • Norman Culp, "Tis the Season to Be Murdered," Hart to Hart, ABC, 1980
  • The Love Boat, ABC, 1980
  • Dr. Robert P Medlow, "Ashes to Ashes and None Too Soon," Simon & Simon, 1982
  • Earl, "Have Gun, Will Unravel," Family Ties, 1982
  • The Love Boat, ABC, 1984
  • Emil Dutton, "Wonder Drugs," Night Court, NBC, 1984
  • Deep Throat, "The Candidates," Domestic Life, 1984
  • Warren Wilson, "The Blizzard," Night Court, NBC, 1984
  • Pete, "Blue Collar Drummond," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1985
  • Elliot Carlin, "Close Encounters," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1985
  • Dr. Flick, "Dan's Operation: Parts 1 & 2," Night Court, NBC, 1986
  • Professor Kleeman, "Trading Papers," Charles in Charge, 1988
  • Director, "Brandon's Commercial," Punky Brewster, 1988
  • Patient, "I Married Dick," Newhart, 1988
  • Beepo, "Clip Show: Parts 1 & 2," Night Court, NBC, 1989
  • Dave, "It's My Art, and I'll Die If I Want To," My Two Dads, 1990
  • Jim Wimberly, "To Sleep, No More," Night Court, NBC, 1991
  • Babes, Fox, 1991
  • Evening Shade, CBS, 1992
  • Mr. Graves, "How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying," Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, ABC, 1992
  • Wayne, "The Way the Ball Bounces," Family Matters, NBC, 1993
  • Wendell, "Business Sucks: Part 1," Married ... with Children, Fox,1994
  • Guy, Dave's World, CBS, 1994
  • Bob, The Boys Are Back, CBS, 1994
  • Howie, "The Hit Parade," Hudson Street, ABC, 1995
  • (Uncredited) Airline passenger, "The One Where Rachel Finds Out," Friends, NBC, 1995
  • Oliver O. Olson, "Just Short of the Goal," Coach, ABC, 1996
  • Mr. Jones, "What the Zoning Inspector Saw," The Drew Carey Show, ABC, 1996
  • Rider, "The Muffin Tops," Seinfeld, NBC, 1997
  • "The Cameo Episode," George and Leo, CBS, 1997
  • "Eel Nino," Baywatch, 1997
  • Leo, "Sandcastles," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1997
  • Harry Tatham, "Himbo," Oh Grow Up, ABC, 1999
  • Also appeared as guest in an episode of Body Language; voice of Feldman Battery 5 and crowd member 5, "Hole-in-One," Rugrats (animated),Nickelodeon; in "The Jacket," Too Something.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Small Craft Warnings, West coast production, 1975
  • 12 Angry Men, Los Angeles, 1985
  • Zeitgeist, 1990
  • House of Blue Leaves, Cleveland Playhouse, Cleveland, OH, 1993
  • The Odd Couple, Beck Center, Cleveland, OH, 1999
  • Major Tours
  • House of Blue Leaves, Eastern European cities, 1993
  • WRITINGS
  • Television Episodes
  • The Mort Sahl Show, 1967
  • The Don Rickles Show, ABC, 1968

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Aug 1, 2013 @ 3:15 pm
Eliott Carlin voice sounds like the Jack FM Radio Disc Jockey.

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