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Barry Bostwick


Tall (6' 4"), agile, energetic, and ever-so-confident as both actor and singer, especially on the award-winning Broadway stage, Barry Bostwick possesses that certain narcissistic poise, charm and élan that reminds one instantly (and humorously) of a Kevin Kline -- both were quite brilliant in their respective interpretations of The Pirate King in ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Rocky Horror Picture Show
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Brad Majors - A Hero
(1975)
FDR: American Badass!
FDR: American Badass! Franklin Delano Roosevelt
(2012)
Spy Hard
Spy Hard Norman Coleman
(1996)
Movie Movie
Movie Movie Johnny Danko (segment "Dynamite Hands") / Dick Cummings (segment "Baxter's Beauties of 1933")
(1978)

Filmography

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 2018 Santa Girl (filming)
Santa Claus
 2017 Depth of Field (post-production)
Art Curator
  Aaah! Roach! (post-production)
The Exterminator
  Love by Drowning (post-production)
Val Martin Sr.
 2018 Slay Belles
Santa
 2017 Christmas in Mississippi
Mr. Kriss
 2017 American Housewife (TV Series)
Thomas
- Family Secrets (2017) ... Thomas
 2017 Milo Murphy's Law (TV Series)
Clyde
- A Clockwork Origin/Perchance to Sleepwalk (2017) ... Clyde (voice)
 2017 Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Home Again (TV Movie)
Bill Haywith
 2016-2017 Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce (TV Series)
George
- Rule #155: Go with the Magician (2017) ... George
- Rule #930: Plan for New Plans (2017) ... George
- Rule #49: Let It Shine (2017) ... George
- Rule #706: Let Them Eat Cupcakes (2017) ... George
- Rule #14: No Means... No (2016) ... George
 2016-2017 Still the King (TV Series)
Coy Phisher / Coy
- Vernon's Single (2017) ... Coy Phisher
- Who's Your Daddy? (2017) ... Coy Phisher
- Ronnie Brasco (2017) ... Coy Phisher
- Trayning Day (2017) ... Coy Phisher
- P.A.L.S. Weekend (2017) ... Coy Phisher
 2017 Tangled: The Series (TV Series)
Doctor St. Croix
- Great Expotations (2017) ... Doctor St. Croix (voice)
 2017 Bigger Fatter Liar (Video)
Alan Wolf
 2017 The Great Indoors (TV Series)
Mather
- The Explorers' Club (2017) ... Mather
 2016 A Mermaid's Tale
Art
 2015-2016 Inside the Extras Studio (TV Series)
Milt Hamilton
- Impersonator Extra (2016) ... Milt Hamilton
- Sextra (2016) ... Milt Hamilton
- How to Gain Massive Debt (2016) ... Milt Hamilton
- Stunt Extras Are Real Dumb (2016) ... Milt Hamilton
- Doug Jones Returns (2016) ... Milt Hamilton
 2016 Skirtchasers (TV Movie)
Damien Samuels
 2016 The Death of Rasputin (Short)
Rasputin
 2016 Three Days in August
John
 2016 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
Grandpa Richie
- Grandparents Day (2016) ... Grandpa Richie
 2016 Alleluia! The Devil's Carnival
The Watchword
 2016 The Land Before Time XIV: Journey of the Brave (Video)
Grandpa Longneck (voice)
 2015 Gigi Does It (TV Series)
- Love Thyself (2015)
 2015 Home Run Showdown
Big Al
 2015 Love Under the Stars (TV Movie)
Walt
 2015 Tales of Halloween
Mr. Abbadon (segment "The Night Billy Raised Hell")
 2015 Murder? (TV Mini-Series short)
Barry Bostwick
- Part 4 (2015) ... Barry Bostwick
- Part 1 (2015) ... Barry Bostwick
 2015 The Haunted Hathaways (TV Series)
Council Member #1
- Haunted Family (2015) ... Council Member #1
 2015 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Collin Winthrop
- The End Game (2015) ... Collin Winthrop
 2015 November Rule
Lance
 2015 The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power (Video)
Sorrell Reskov
 2014 New Girl (TV Series)
Robert
- LAXmas (2014) ... Robert
 2014 Franklin & Bash (TV Series)
Jacob 'Falcon' Riley
- Falcon's Nest (2014) ... Jacob 'Falcon' Riley
 2014 Dragula (Short)
Dragula
 2014 Enlisted (TV Series)
Russell
- Vets (2014) ... Russell
 2010-2014 Cougar Town (TV Series)
Roger Frank / Roger
- The Trip to Pirate's Cove (2014) ... Roger
- It'll All Work Out (2012) ... Roger Frank
- Southern Accents (2012) ... Roger Frank
- Free Fallin' (2011) ... Roger Frank
- The Same Old You (2010) ... Roger Frank
 2013 Psych (TV Series)
Roland Armitage
- Psych the Musical (2013) ... Roland Armitage
 2013 Scandal (TV Series)
Jerry Grant
- Everything's Coming Up Mellie (2013) ... Jerry Grant
- A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar (2013) ... Jerry Grant
 2013 Masters of Sex (TV Series)
Morris
- Brave New World (2013) ... Morris
 2013 Walking with Francis (Short)
Old Masseo (voice)
 2013 Teen Beach Movie (TV Movie)
Big Poppa
 2013 Blast Vegas (TV Movie)
Sal
 2012-2013 Research. (TV Series)
Dr. Rust
- Grant Geffin, Genius - Part 2 (2013) ... Dr. Rust
- Grant Geffin, Genius - Part 1 (2013) ... Dr. Rust (credit only)
- Puppy Love (2013) ... Dr. Rust
- A Little Light Music (2013) ... Dr. Rust
- Love Is in the Air (2013) ... Dr. Rust
 2013 Finding Joy
Alan
 2012 The New Normal (TV Series)
Marty
- Pardon Me (2012) ... Marty
 2007-2012 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Grandpa Clyde Flynn
- Where's Perry? Part I (2012) ... Grandpa Clyde Flynn (voice)
- The Doonkelberry Imperative/Buford Confidential (2012) ... Grandpa Clyde Flynn (voice)
- Run, Candace, Run/Last Train to Bustville (2011) ... Grandpa Clyde Flynn (voice)
- Crack That Whip/The Best Lazy Day Ever (2008) ... Grandpa Clyde Flynn (voice)
- It's a Mud, Mud, Mud, Mud World/The Ballad of Badbeard (2008) ... Grandpa Clyde Flynn (voice)
 2012 Underwater (TV Series)
DeCordova
- You Got Perspective? (2012) ... DeCordova
 2012 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Hugh
- What's Behind the Door (2012) ... Hugh
 2012 FDR: American Badass!
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
 2011 A Little Bit of Laughter (Short)
Charles
 2011 Guess Whom (Short)
Bruce
 2011 The Selling
Father Jimmy
 2011 Some Guy Who Kills People
Sheriff Walt Fuller
 2010 Glory Daze (TV Series)
Mr. Wilson
- Papa Don't Pre-Game (2010) ... Mr. Wilson
 2010 2010: Moby Dick (Video)
Captain Ahab
 2010 Glee (TV Series)
Tim Stanwick
- The Rocky Horror Glee Show (2010) ... Tim Stanwick
 2010 Bedrooms
Roger
 2010 Miss Nobody
Father Grisham
 2009-2010 'Til Death (TV Series)
George Von Stuessen
- The Baby (2010) ... George Von Stuessen
- Eddie's Book (2009) ... George Von Stuessen
 2010 Secrets of the Mountain (TV Movie)
Henry Beecham
 2010 The Forgotten (TV Series)
Bill Ramey
- My John (2010) ... Bill Ramey
 2009 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Roger Payne
- Don Hoberman (2009) ... Roger Payne
 2009 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Don Sullivan
- Till Death Do Us Start (2009) ... Don Sullivan
 2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie
Mr. Bradley
 2009 Supernatural (TV Series)
Jay
- Criss Angel Is a Douche Bag (2009) ... Jay
 2008/I Baggage
Pete Murphy
 2008 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Roger Adams
- Betty Suarez Land (2008) ... Roger Adams
- Odor in the Court (2008) ... Roger Adams
 2008 Depth Charge (TV Movie)
President Taylor
 2007 The News (TV Movie)
Harvey Deegan
 2007 Nancy Drew
Dashiel Zachary Biedermeyer
 2007 Evening
Mr. Wittenborn
 2004-2007 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Oliver Gates
- Pretend (2007) ... Oliver Gates
- Gone (2006) ... Oliver Gates
- Game (2005) ... Oliver Gates
- Poison (2004) ... Oliver Gates
- Hate (2004) ... Oliver Gates
 2007 Love Is a Four Letter Word (TV Movie)
Martin Harper
 2006 Three Moons Over Milford (TV Series)
- Moonstruck (2006)
 2005-2006 What I Like About You (TV Series)
Jack / Jack Tyler
- Finally (2006) ... Jack
- Someone's in the Kitchen with Daddy (2005) ... Jack Tyler
 2006 Spymate
President
 2005-2006 Out of Practice (TV Series)
Gavin
- New Year's Eve (2005) ... Gavin
 2006 The 12th Man (TV Movie)
Pete
 2005 Las Vegas (TV Series)
Martin
- Down and Dirty (2005) ... Martin
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series)
Roy Brigham Anthony 2005
- Creatures of the Night (2005) ... Roy Brigham Anthony 2005
 2004 Chestnut: Hero of Central Park
Thomas Trundle
 2004 The Skulls III (Video)
Nathan Lloyd
 2004 Spellbound (TV Movie)
 2003 Scrubs (TV Series)
Mr. Randolph
- My Dirty Secret (2003) ... Mr. Randolph
 2003/I Swing
Freddie
 2003 Less Than Perfect (TV Series)
Max Damarius
- Oh Papa (2003) ... Max Damarius
 2003 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure (Video)
Thunderbolt (voice)
 2003 Baby Bob (TV Series)
Jack Collins
- You Don't Know Jack (2003) ... Jack Collins
 2003 The Afterlife (TV Movie)
Stan Franklin (voice)
 2002 She Spies (TV Series)
Governor Gary McNamara
- First Episode (2002) ... Governor Gary McNamara
 1996-2002 Spin City (TV Series)
The Mayor
- A Tale of Four Cities (2002) ... The Mayor
- A Friend in Need (2002) ... The Mayor
- Look Who's Not Talking (2002) ... The Mayor
- An Affair Not to Remember (2002) ... The Mayor
 2000 919 Fifth Avenue (TV Movie)
Mr. Lawrence Van Degen
 1999 Beggars and Choosers (TV Series)
 1998 Men in White (TV Movie)
President Smith
 1998 The New Batman Adventures (TV Series)
Irv Kleinman / Bernie Benson
- Mean Seasons (1998) ... Irv Kleinman / Bernie Benson (voice)
 1998 One Hot Summer Night (TV Movie)
Art Brooks
 1997 Lexx (TV Series)
Thodin
- I Worship His Shadow (1997) ... Thodin
 1996 Lexx: The Dark Zone Stories (TV Mini-Series)
Thodin
- I Worship His Shadow (1996) ... Thodin
 1996 A Different Kind of Christmas (TV Movie)
Frank Mallory
 1996 The Secret Agent Club
Vincent Scarletti
 1996 Spy Hard
Norman Coleman
 1995 High Society (TV Series)
Mark Finnegan
- Finnigan's Rainbow (1995) ... Mark Finnegan
 1995 Grace Under Fire (TV Series)
Prof. Jack Drayson
- Mother & Son & Father Reunion (1995) ... Prof. Jack Drayson
 1995 The Return of Hunter: Everyone Walks in L.A. (TV Movie)
Matt Sherry
 1995 The Secretary (TV Movie)
Eric Bradford
 1995 Project: Metalbeast
Miller
 1994 Once in a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Dr. Matthew Dane
 1993 Praying Mantis (TV Movie)
Don McAndrews
 1993 Weekend at Bernie's II
Arthur Hummel
 1993 Between Love and Hate (TV Movie)
Justin Conrad
 1993 The Last U-Boat (TV Movie)
Captain Hawkins
 1992 Russian Holiday
Grant Ames
 1992 The Golden Palace (TV Series)
Nick DeCarlo
- Just a Gigolo (1992) ... Nick DeCarlo
 1991 Captive (TV Movie)
Paul Plunk
 1990 Aladdin (TV Movie)
Genie of the Lamp / Genie of the Ring
 1990 The Great Air Race (TV Movie)
Roscoe Turner
 1990 Joseph and His Brothers (Video short)
Joseph (voice)
 1990 Challenger (TV Movie)
Commander Francis R. Scobee
 1989 Till We Meet Again (TV Mini-Series)
Terrence 'Mac' McGuire
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... Terrence 'Mac' McGuire
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Terrence 'Mac' McGuire
 1989 Parent Trap: Hawaiian Honeymoon (TV Movie)
Jeffrey Wyatt
 1988-1989 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series)
'Lady' Aster
- Part 8 (1989) ... 'Lady' Aster
- Part 7 (1988) ... 'Lady' Aster
- Part 6 (1988) ... 'Lady' Aster
- Part 5 (1988) ... 'Lady' Aster (credit only)
- Part 4 (1988) ... 'Lady' Aster (credit only)
 1989 Parent Trap III (TV Movie)
Jeffrey Wyatt
 1988 Addicted to His Love (TV Movie)
Larry Hogan
 1988 Body of Evidence (TV Movie)
Alex Dwyer
 1987 I'll Take Manhattan (TV Mini-Series)
Zachary Amberville
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Zachary Amberville
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Zachary Amberville
 1986-1987 Dads (TV Series)
Rick Armstrong
- Waiting (1987) ... Rick Armstrong
- The Rivals (1987) ... Rick Armstrong
- Of Mice and Dirty Jokes (1987) ... Rick Armstrong
- Especially Thy Father (1987) ... Rick Armstrong
- The Shadow of Pompasso (1987) ... Rick Armstrong
 1986 George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation (TV Movie)
George Washington
 1986 Pleasures (TV Movie)
Ben Scott
 1986 Betrayed by Innocence (TV Movie)
Nick DeLeon
 1986 The Hitchhiker (TV Series)
Tony Lynch
- Ghostwriter (1986) ... Tony Lynch
 1985 Greatest Adventure Stories from Bible (TV Series)
Joseph
- Joseph and His Brothers (1985) ... Joseph
 1985 Deceptions (TV Movie)
Grant Roberts
 1985 A Woman of Substance (TV Mini-Series)
Major Paul McGill
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Major Paul McGill
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Major Paul McGill (credit only)
- Seires (1985) ... Major Paul McGill (credit only)
 1984 George Washington (TV Mini-Series)
George Washington
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... George Washington
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... George Washington
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... George Washington
 1983 An Uncommon Love (TV Movie)
Mr. Kinser
 1983 Summer Girl (TV Movie)
Gavin Shelburne
 1982 Megaforce
Commander Ace Hunter
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Steelworker
- Working (1982) ... Steelworker
 1981 Red Flag: The Ultimate Game (TV Movie)
Major Jay Rivers
 1981 Foul Play (TV Series)
Detective Tucker Pendleton
- Hit and Run (1981) ... Detective Tucker Pendleton
- Play It Again Tuck (1981) ... Detective Tucker Pendleton
- Double Play (1981) ... Detective Tucker Pendleton
- Sins of the Father (1981) ... Detective Tucker Pendleton
- The Big Bang (1981) ... Detective Tucker Pendleton
 1980 The Silent Lovers (TV Movie)
John Gilbert
 1980 Once Upon a Family (TV Movie)
Henry Demerjian
 1980 Scruples (TV Mini-Series)
Spider Elliott
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Spider Elliott
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Spider Elliott
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Spider Elliott
 1979 Young Guy Christian (TV Movie)
Guy Christian
 1979 You Can't Take It with You (TV Movie)
Anthony Kirby, Jr.
 1979 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Lucas Sandover
- The Year of the Horse (1979) ... Lucas Sandover
 1979 Murder by Natural Causes (TV Movie)
Gil Weston
 1978 Movie Movie
Johnny Danko (segment "Dynamite Hands") / Dick Cummings (segment "Baxter's Beauties of 1933")
 1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Ted Machlin
- The Jade Trap (1978) ... Ted Machlin
 1977 The Quinns (TV Movie)
Bill Quinn
 1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Brad Majors - A Hero
 1975 The Wrong Damn Film
Alex Rounder
 1974 The Chadwick Family (TV Movie)
Tom McTaggert
 1974 Slither (TV Movie)
Dick Kanipsia
 1973 Road Movie
Hank
 1973 Fantastic Planet
Adult Terr - Narrator (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1971 Jennifer on My Mind
Nanki
 1970 The Klowns (TV Movie)
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Stage: Won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical for "The Robber Bridegroom". See more »

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Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'll be quoting 'Dammit, Janet' to people for the rest of my life.

Trivia:

Father Henry Bostwick Jr. joined Screen Actors Guild at age 79. He later died of a cerebral hemorrhage and cardiac arrest on December 7, 1999 at age 86. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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