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Richard M. Hughes (a.k.a., Dick Hughes) was born in Pittsburgh, PA and attended Carnegie Mellon Univ. Drama [BFA] and Boston University Theatre [MFA] and in addition to his acting is also know for his Viet Nam humanitarian work [1968-Present] which has been profiled in the NYT, Life Magazine, PEOPLE, etc. and on The Today Show, all three network ... See full bio »

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The Departed
The Departed Uncle Edward
The Amityville Horror
The Amityville Horror 2nd New York State Trooper
The Night Before
The Night Before Train Conductor
Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto V Peter Dreyfuss


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 2016 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Michael Dunham
- The Mystery of the Unwelcome Houseguest (2016) ... Michael Dunham
- The Mystery of the Downward Spiral (2016) ... Michael Dunham
 2015 The Night Before
Train Conductor
 2014 The Humbling
 2013 Hostages (TV Series)
Man, Kate's Husband
- Burden of Truth (2013) ... Man, Kate's Husband
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game)
Peter Dreyfuss (voice)
 2011 Suits (TV Series)
SIlver Fox
- Pilot (2011) ... SIlver Fox (as Richard M. Hughes)
 2011 Royal Pains (TV Series)
- A History of Violins (2011) ... Poindexter
 2010 Ten Stories Tall
 2008 Choke
Blind CEO (uncredited)
 2007 Story Time Santa (Video)
Santa Claus
 2006 The Departed
Uncle Edward
 2004 Third Watch (TV Series)
Suited Man
- Alone Again, Naturally (2004) ... Suited Man
 1996-2002 Law & Order (TV Series)
Franklin Praeger / Chief / Mickey Mason / ...
- Oxymoron (2002) ... Franklin Praeger (as Richard Michael Hughes)
- Amends (2000) ... Chief (as Richard Michael Hughes)
- Juvenile (1999) ... Mickey Mason (as Richard M. Hughes)
- Expert (1998) ... Dr. Gillick
- Legacy (1997) ... Patrick Dean (as Richard Michael Hughes)
 2000 The $treet (TV Series)
CEO Board Member
- Hostile Makeover (2000) ... CEO Board Member
 1994 Iron Will
Conductor Brawley
 1991 Monsters (TV Series)
Henry Wells
- The Space Eaters (1991) ... Henry Wells (as Richard M. Hughes)
 1989 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Board Member #1
- Starfire (1989) ... Board Member #1 (as Richard Michael Hughes)
 1986 The Manhattan Project
D.O.D. Man (uncredited)
 1985 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
- Sour Grapes (1985)
 1979 The Amityville Horror
2nd New York State Trooper
 1979 Sanctuary of Fear (TV Movie)
Deptuy Sheriff (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Stage Play HAMLET with Kevin Kline - Played Bernardo at Public Theatre, New York City. See more »

Alternate Names:

Richard M. Hughes | Richard Michael Hughes


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Left South Vietnam in August 1976 after an eight-year stint there as social worker [Shoeshine Boys Project, 1968-76] and also as a journalist [a founder of Dispatch News Agency, 1969, which broke the My Lai massacre story].


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