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Fredric Cook (1941–2016)

Born in Rochester, New York Feb. 17, 1941, joined the US Navy in 1958 after high school, went to the University of North Carolina and graduated with a BA in Theatre in 1966, went to New York to study acting with Uta Hagen, Mira Rostova, Bobby Lewis and Michael Shurtleff, joined Actor's Equity Association as R.P. McMurphy in One Flew Over the ... See full bio »


(age 75) in Park City, Utah, USA

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True Confessions
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 2000 Cowboys and Angels
Doctor (as Frederic Cook)
 1999 The Test of Love (TV Movie) (as Frederick Cook)
 1996 Sisters (TV Series)
- Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1996) ... Editor
 1992 In the Arms of a Killer (TV Movie)
Sgt. Warlow
 1991 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
- Thursday's Child (1991) ... Aaronson
 1989 Cheers (TV Series)
Detective McGuiness
- Call Me, Irresponsible (1989) ... Detective McGuiness
 1989 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
- Blood Money (1989) ... McCarthy (as Frederick Cook)
 1988 Eisenhower & Lutz (TV Series)
- Don't Change a Hair for Me (1988) ... Griffin
 1988 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Harry Palmer
- The Perfect Alibi (1988) ... Harry Palmer
 1988 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Finlay Weeks
- Lady Be Good (1988) ... Finlay Weeks
 1986-1987 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Greek Orthodox Priest
- The Idiot and the Odyssey (1987) ... Greek Orthodox Priest
- A Room with a View (1986) ... Greek Orthodox Priest
 1986-1987 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Dr. Wittenberg / Officer Schmidt
- Without Diana (1987) ... Dr. Wittenberg
- Hell Toupee (1986) ... Officer Schmidt
 1987 Rags to Riches (TV Series)
- Foley vs. Foley (1987)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Clarence Trent
- Funny Money (1985) ... Clarence Trent
 1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
- The Other Side of Oneness (1984) ... Mugger
 1982 The Blue and the Gray (TV Mini-Series)
Captain Grimes
- Part 3 (1982) ... Captain Grimes
- Part 2 (1982) ... Captain Grimes
- Part 1 (1982) ... Captain Grimes
 1982 Father Murphy (TV Series)
- Happiness Is... (1982) ... Porter
 1981 Macbeth (Video)
 1981 True Confessions
Brenda's Trick
 1981 Stand by Your Man (TV Movie)
 1981 East of Eden (TV Mini-Series)
- Part Three (1981) ... (as Frederic Cook)
- Part Two (1981) ... (as Frederic Cook)
- Part One (1981) ... (as Frederic Cook)
 1980 Getting Wasted
 1980 Schizoid
 1980 Gideon's Trumpet (TV Movie)
Leo Stafford
 1980 The $5.20 an Hour Dream (TV Movie)
 1979 Act of Violence (TV Movie)
 1979 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Mr. Arnold
- Starsky vs. Hutch (1979) ... Mr. Arnold
 1978 Outside Chance (TV Movie)
Deputy Hobie
 1978 Barney Miller (TV Series)
Harold Adelman
- The Baby Broker (1978) ... Harold Adelman
 1978 True Grit: A Further Adventure (TV Movie)
 1977 The Life and Assassination of the Kingfish (TV Movie)
Earl Long
 1976 Jackson County Jail
Hobie (as Frederic Cook)

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Alternate Names:

Frederick Cook | Frederic Cook | Fred Cook


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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