Ed Lauter

Born in October 30th, 1938

From Long Beach, Long Island, New York, USA

Ed Lauter Biography

An American actor. He has appeared in numerous movies and was a stand up comic before getting into acting. Lauter was born in Long Beach, Long Island, New York. His films include The Last American Hero (1973), Executive Action (1973), The Midnight Man (1974), The Longest Yard (1974), Breakheart Pass (1975), King Kong (1976), Magic (1978), Death Hunt (1981), Cujo (1983), Real Genius (1985), Girls Just Want To Have Fun (1985), Death Wish 3 (1985), Youngblood (1986), Raw Deal (1986), Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987), The Rocketeer (1991), School Ties (1992), True Romance (1993), Under Wraps (1997) Not Another Teen Movie (2001), Purple Heart (2005), Camille (2007) and A Modern Twain Story: The Prince and the Pauper(2007).

He starred with Bruce Dern, Barbara Harris, Karen Black and William Devane in the final film of director Alfred Hitchcock, Family Plot. Hitchcock was impressed by Lauter and asked him to play a major role in the romantic espionage thriller he planned as his next film; the director's failing health and eventual death in 1980 meant that The Short Night never went into production.

Lauter's TV guest appearances include performances on Psych, The X-Files, Kojak, The A-Team, Booker, Charmed, Highlander: The Series, Star Trek: The Next Generation (as Lt. Cmdr. Albert in the season 5 episode "The First Duty"),The Equalizer and ER (with a recurring role as Fire Captain Dannaker). Description above from the Wikipedia article Ed Lauter, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Ed Lauter Movies

Casting By Poster
November 1, 2012
Trouble with the Curve Poster
September 21, 2012
The Artist Poster
October 14, 2011
The Number 23 Poster
February 13, 2007
The Lost Poster
March 11, 2006
The Longest Yard Poster
May 19, 2005
The Librarians Poster
December 9, 2004

Ed Lauter TV Shows

Grey's Anatomy Poster
March 27, 2005
The Office Poster
March 24, 2005
The X-Files Poster
September 10, 1993
Shameless Poster
January 9, 2011
Charmed Poster
October 7, 1998
The A-Team Poster
January 23, 1983

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