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Aldrich Ames

Aldrich Ames was born on March 26, 1941 in River Falls, Wisconsin, USA as Aldrich Hazen Ames. He is known for his work on Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (1998), Cold War (1998) and Panorama (1953). See full bio »

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Known For

Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within
Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within Miscellaneous Crew
Cold War
Cold War Himself
Panorama Himself


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 1998 Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (TV Movie) (technical consultant)
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 1998 Cold War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Spies (1998) ... Himself (as Aldrich 'Rick' Ames)
 1995 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
- The Million Dollar Spy (1995) ... Himself
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 1998 SpyTek (TV Movie documentary)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Aldrich 'Rick' Ames

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Personal Quote:

When [Ronald Reagan] was elected, I felt that the Agency had gone much more into the service of a political tendency in the country with which I had already felt very strong disagreement. See more »


Convicted of espionage against the United States.

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