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Al Hopson (I) (1920–1998)

Al Hopson was born on March 20, 1920 in Haverford, Pennsylvania, USA as Alfred W. Hopson. He was an actor, known for The Wedding Singer (1998), High Anxiety (1977) and Silent Movie (1976). He died on October 16, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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Known For

The Wedding Singer
The Wedding Singer Grandpa at Bar Mitzvah
(1998)
High Anxiety
High Anxiety Man Who is Shot
(1977)
Silent Movie
Silent Movie Executive
(1976)
The Hired Hand
The Hired Hand Bartender
(1971)

Filmography

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 1998 The Wedding Singer
Grandpa at Bar Mitzvah
 1986 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Man #1
- The Last Assignment (1986) ... Man #1
 1984 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Locksmith
- Tarentella (1984) ... Locksmith
 1984 Racing with the Moon
Elmer
 1981 The Waltons (TV Series)
Rance Crooks
- The Hostage (1981) ... Rance Crooks
 1980 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Drunk
- A New Beginning (1980) ... Drunk
 1980 Dallas (TV Series)
Merdo Ferris
- Jock's Trial: Part 1 (1980) ... Merdo Ferris
 1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Fred
- Angels in the Stretch (1978) ... Fred
 1978 Starhops
Carter Axe
 1977 High Anxiety
Man Who is Shot
 1977 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Simms
- Coffee, Tea, or Cyanide (1977) ... Simms
 1977 Police Story (TV Series)
the Tire Store Manager
- Spitfire (1977) ... the Tire Store Manager
 1976 Silent Movie
Executive
 1974-1975 Kojak (TV Series)
Manny / Hotel Desk Clerk
- No Immunity for Murder (1975) ... Manny (uncredited)
- A Souvenir from Atlantic City (1974) ... Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
 1975 Sweet Hostage (TV Movie)
Mr. Smathers
 1971 The Last Movie
Sheriff
 1971 The Hired Hand
Bartender
 1971 Ironside (TV Series)
Assistant Vet
- A Killing at the Track (1971) ... Assistant Vet
 1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Wino
- The Little John Doe Affair (1966) ... Wino
 1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Photo Clerk
- The Waverly Ring Affair (1966) ... Photo Clerk (as Alfred Hopson)
 1961-1965 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Farmer / Skeet Match Referee
- The Perfect Female (1961) ... Skeet Match Referee (as Alfred Hopson)
 1957-1964 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Clark / Richard Ellis
- The Case of the Sleepy Slayer (1964) ... Clark (as Alfred Hopson)
- The Case of the Baited Hook (1957) ... Richard Ellis (as Alfred Hopson)
 1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Wino
- Tyger, Tyger: Part 2 (1964) ... Wino (as Alfred Hopson)
 1963 Mr. Peters' Pets
William Companion Peters (as Alfred Hopson)
 1960-1963 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Prisoner / Groton
- The Giant Killer (1963) ... Prisoner (uncredited)
- Three Thousand Suspects (1960) ... Groton (uncredited)
 1959-1960 One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Taxi Driver / Chief Keating
- Legacy of Love (1960) ... Taxi Driver
- The Burning Girl (1959) ... Chief Keating (as Alfred Hopson)
 1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Dispatcher
- The Passenger (1960) ... Dispatcher (as Alfred Hopson)
 1960 Wrangler (TV Series)
Wilkins
- Encounter at Elephant Butte (1960) ... Wilkins
 1959 Captain David Grief (TV Series)
Mayor Mendez
- The Gun Runners (1959) ... Mayor Mendez
 1957-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Striker / Customer
- The Rank and File (1959) ... Striker (as Alfred Hopson)
- The Helen Morgan Story (1957) ... Customer
 1958 The Thin Man (TV Series)
Bartender - Mort
- The Lost Last Chapter (1958) ... Bartender - Mort (uncredited)
 1958 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Bill
- Overland Express (1958) ... Bill
 1958 Harbor Command (TV Series)
Bill Brown
- Bum's Rush (1958) ... Bill Brown (as Alfred Hopson)
 1957 Maverick (TV Series)
Fred Carter
- The Jeweled Gun (1957) ... Fred Carter (as Alfred Hopson)
 1954 Danger (TV Series)
 1954 The Web (TV Series)
- Top Gun (1954) ... (as Alfred Hopson)
 1953 Man Against Crime (TV Series)
Stranger
- Third Rail (1953) ... Stranger (as Alfred Hopson)
 1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Domenico (1952)

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