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Anthony Costello (I) (1938–1983)

Born in Andover, Massachusetts to Dorcas (nee Curley; 07 Jan 1915-12 Oct 1993) and Phillip Anthony Costello (07 Dec 1912-09 Jun 2000). He grew up in Andover with his brother Michael. After he graduated in 1955 from Phillips Andover Academy, he went to the Rhode Island School of Design, the University of Florence in Italy, and then he attended Case ... See full bio »

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 1971-1982 Insight (TV Series)
Bum / Forsythe / Ron / ...
- A Gun for Mandy (1982) ... Bum
- A Slight Change in Plans (1979) ... Forsythe
- The Halleluia Kid (1977) ... Ron (as Tony Costello)
- The Resurrection of Joe Hammond (1973) ... David Murray
- The Death of Superman (1972) ... Chris
 1982 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
- To Coin a Hart (1982) ... Karp
 1982 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
'Slammer' Angelini
- Guns Don't Die (1982) ... 'Slammer' Angelini
 1977-1981 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Tim Switzer / Victor Gary
- Hometown (1981) ... Tim Switzer
- Henhouse (1977) ... Victor Gary
 1981 Nero Wolfe (TV Series)
Charles Ceretti
- Sweet Revenge (1981) ... Charles Ceretti
 1979 Meeting of Minds (TV Series)
 1978 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
Jason Fields
- Kingsfield's Daughter (1978) ... Jason Fields
 1978 Evening in Byzantium (TV Movie)
John Macklin
 1978 Wheels (TV Mini-Series)
Emerson Vale
 1977 Police Story (TV Series)
- Trigger Point (1977) ... Laiten
 1976 One of My Wives Is Missing (TV Movie)
Bert (as Tony Costello)
 1976 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series)
Dwayne 'Duke of Dunk' Granger
- Duke of Dunk (1976) ... Dwayne 'Duke of Dunk' Granger
 1976 The Stronger (Short)
 1975 Night Moves
Marv Ellman
 1974 Mr. and Mrs. Cop (TV Movie)
Paul Roscommon
 1973 The Laughing Policeman
Det. Dave Evans - Bus Victim
 1973 Cry Rape (TV Movie)
Officer Riley
 1973 Ironside (TV Series)
Jim Rogers
- Downhill All the Way (1973) ... Jim Rogers
 1971-1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Lee Payne / Billy Blaik
- Edge of Desperation (1972) ... Lee Payne
- The Natural (1971) ... Billy Blaik
 1970-1971 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Keith Lavery / Austin Keep
- Lavery (1971) ... Keith Lavery
- Luke (1970) ... Austin Keep
 1971 Doctors' Wives
Mike Traynor
 1964-1970 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Amos Kolb / Sheriff Tom Sommers / Teacher Yelton / ...
- Amos and the Black Bull (1970) ... Amos Kolb
- The Indiana Girl (1968) ... Sheriff Tom Sommers
- The Four Dollar Law Suit (1966) ... Teacher Yelton
- Crullers at Sundown! (1966) ... Sam Davis
- Peter the Hunter (1964) ... Jim Beaumont
 1970 The Molly Maguires
Frank McAndrew
 1969 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
 1968 Blue
Jess Parker
 1968 Tarzan (TV Series)
- The Professional (1968) ... Sergeant
 1967 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Justice (1967) ... Cliff
 1964 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
- Governor John M. Slaton (1964) ... Burley
 1964 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Lieutenant Jim Bowman
- The Invisible Enemy (1964) ... Lieutenant Jim Bowman
 1964 Temple Houston (TV Series)
Lt. Greeley
- Miss Katherine (1964) ... Lt. Greeley

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