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Dennis Dugan was born on September 5, 1946 in Wheaton, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and director, known for Happy Gilmore (1996), Grown Ups (2010) and I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007). He is married to Sharon Dugan. He was previously married to Joyce Van Patten. See full bio »

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 2013 Grown Ups 2
Dr. Larry
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Homeless Guy
 2006 Confessions of Captain Freedom (Video short)
 2004 Karroll's Christmas (TV Movie)
Door Knocker
 2001 Saving Silverman
Referee (uncredited)
 1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Roy Tomba
- Pacific Rimshot (1993) ... Roy Tomba
 1988-1989 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Walter Bishop / Cy
- Lunar Eclipse (1989) ... Cy (as Walter Bishop)
- And the Flesh Was Made Word (1988) ... Walter Bishop
- Maddie Hayes Got Married (1988) ... Walter Bishop
- Tracks of My Tears (1988) ... Walter Bishop
 1988 Channel 99 (TV Movie)
Marty Kessler
 1988 Hooperman (TV Series)
- The Snitch (1988) ... Snitch
 1987 Can't Buy Me Love
David Miller
 1985 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
- Tears of a Clown (1985)
 1985 Water
 1984 The Toughest Man in the World (TV Movie)
 1983 Full House (TV Movie)
Ivan Travalian
 1975-1983 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Robert 'Bob' Wilson / Pvt. Danny McShane
- Strange Bedfellows (1983) ... Robert 'Bob' Wilson
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie)
Darryl Appleby
 1981 It's a Living (TV Series)
Lloyd Hoffmeyer
- Second Time Around, Almost (1981) ... Lloyd Hoffmeyer
 1980 Deer in the Works (Short)
David Potter
 1979 Unidentified Flying Oddball
Tom Trimble / Hermes
 1979 Supertrain (TV Series)
Jack Hogarth
- Superstar (1979) ... Jack Hogarth
 1978 Police Story (TV Series)
Officer Brett Loebner
- The Broken Badge (1978) ... Officer Brett Loebner
 1978 Last of the Good Guys (TV Movie)
Officer Johnny Lucas (uncredited)
 1976 The Fatal Weakness (TV Movie)
 1976 Alice (TV Series)
Joel Snedeger
- Pilot (1976) ... Joel Snedeger
 1976 Father O Father (TV Movie)
Father Morgan
 1976 Good Heavens (TV Series)
 1976 Columbo (TV Series)
Sergeant Theodore "Mac" Albinsky
- Last Salute to the Commodore (1976) ... Sergeant Theodore "Mac" Albinsky
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Mini-Series)
Claude Tinker
- Part I: Chapters 1 and 2 (1976) ... Claude Tinker
 1975 Smile
 1975 The Day of the Locust
 1975 Night Moves
Boy in Bar
 1975 The ABC Afternoon Playbreak (TV Series)
Andy Martin
- The Girl Who Couldn't Lose (1975) ... Andy Martin
 1974 Cannon (TV Series)
- The Deadly Trail (1974) ... George
 1973 Death Race (TV Movie)
Pvt. Becker
 1973 The Girl Most Likely to... (TV Movie)
Charlie Elliott
 1973 The Waltons (TV Series)
Stuart Lee Claybourne
- The Theft (1973) ... Stuart Lee Claybourne
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Icarus (segment "Love and the Lie")
 1973 Mod Squad (TV Series)
Chris Norton
- Scion of Death (1973) ... Chris Norton
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
Bill Miller
- If I Should Die Before I Wake (1972) ... Bill Miller
 1972 Night Call Nurses
 1971 The Hospital
E.R. Doctor (uncredited)
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Walter Bishop


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Audiences that go to my movies don't want a message. They don't want my soul exposed or my life view. They just want to laugh.


His second wife, Sharon Dugan (nee O'Connor), is a sometime producing partner. Together they formed the production company Art Echo. See more »


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