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Ray Aranha (1939–2011)

Ray Aranha was born on May 1, 1939 in Miami, Florida, USA. He was an actor, known for Dead Man Walking (1995), Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995) and Maid in Manhattan (2002). He was married to Jean Mills. He died on October 9, 2011 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA. See full bio »
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Dead Man Walking
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 2001 Good Advice
Man in Central Park
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series)
Barnett Freeman
- Journey to the Himalayas (2000) ... Barnett Freeman
 1994-1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge / Dr. Henry 'Papa Doc' Doirnell
- Blood Money (1999) ... Judge
- Wager (1994) ... Dr. Henry 'Papa Doc' Doirnell
 1998 Cosby (TV Series)
- Chemistry (1998) ... James
 1997 The Kid
Cappy Dover
 1997 Deconstructing Harry
Professor Aranha
 1994-1997 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Mel Dunston / Jamell Johnson
- Is It a Crime? (1997) ... Mel Dunston
- Garbage (1994) ... Jamell Johnson
 1996 Twisted
Can Man, a homless man
 1996 Box of Moon Light
 1996 City Hall
James Bone
 1995 Dead Man Walking
Luis Montoya
 1995 Die Hard with a Vengeance
Janitor (as Ray Arahna)
 1995 Are You Afraid of the Dark? (TV Series)
Cap Anderson
- The Tale of Train Magic (1995) ... Cap Anderson
 1994 Drop Squad
Bruford Jamison, Sr
 1994 Lifestories: Families in Crisis (TV Series)
- POWER: The Eddie Matos Story (1994) ... Victor
 1993 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Rev. Foy
- Hallelujah (1993) ... Rev. Foy
 1991 City of Hope
 1990-1991 Married People (TV Series)
Nick Williams
- You Were Right and I Was... (1991) ... Nick Williams
- Dance Ten, Friends Zero (1991) ... Nick Williams
- Mommy and Me (1991) ... Nick Williams
- The Nanny (1991) ... Nick Williams
- To Live and Drive in New York (1990) ... Nick Williams
 1987 Five Corners
 1982 A Stranger Is Watching
Cop in Bathroom

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Appear on Broadway in August Wilson's play Fences with Billy Dee Williams in 1988

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