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Richard Selzer (I) (1922–2008)

Richard Selzer was born on August 29, 1922 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York, USA as Richard Sylvan Selzer. He is known for his work on Port Charles (1997), Mr. Blackwell Presents (1968) and Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (2000). He died on October 19, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Port Charles
Port Charles Himself (1999)
Mr. Blackwell Presents
Mr. Blackwell Presents Costume Designer
Truck Turner


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (8 credits)
 1999 Foreign Correspondents
Second Landlord (as Mr. Blackwell)
 1991 Blossom (TV Series)
Richard Selzer
- Blossom - A Rockumentary (1991) ... Richard Selzer (as Mr. Blackwell)
 1991 The Flash (TV Series)
Art Buyer
- Done with Mirrors (1991) ... Art Buyer (as Richard Blackwell)
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Art Dealer
- The Secret: Part 2 (1990) ... Art Dealer (as Mr. Blackwell)
 1982 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Valentine St. Clair
- Deadly Fashion (1982) ... Valentine St. Clair (as Mr. Blackwell)
 1974 Truck Turner
Wino (as Richard Blackwell)
 1938 Juvenile Court
Ears (as Dick Selzer)
 1938 Little Tough Guy
Bud (uncredited)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (3 credits)
Show Show Costume designer (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (21 credits)

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Other Works:

Guest on the program "Outrageous Opinions". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Mr. Blackwell | Richard Blackwell | Dick Selzer

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

On Dustin Hoffman in Tootsie (1982): He's better as a woman. If I were him, I'd *never* get out of drag.


Mr. Blackwell started his career as a Broadway actor but moved on to fashion, launching his first line of clothing in the late 1950s. See more »


Mr. Blackwell

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