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Ira Lewis (1932–2015)

Ira Lewis was born on August 27, 1932 in Newark, New Jersey, USA as Ira Lewis Metsky. He was an actor and writer, known for Looking for Richard (1996), Chinese Coffee (2000) and Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987). He died on April 4, 2015 in Edison, New Jersey. See full bio »


(age 82) in Edison, New Jersey, USA

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Known For

Looking for Richard
Tough Guys Don't Dance
Tough Guys Don't Dance Merwyn Finney
Chinese Coffee
Personal Sergeant


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 2004 Personal Sergeant
 1996 Looking for Richard (Documentary)
 1987 Tough Guys Don't Dance
Merwyn Finney
 1987 The Equalizer (TV Series)
- First Light (1987) ... Porter
 1983 SuperBook (TV Series)
- Worth Fighting For (1983) ... (voice)
 1981 Rollover
 1977 Woman of Valor (TV Movie)
 1968 What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (uncredited)
 1964 The Flesh Eaters
Freddy Miller
 1959 The Bridge (English version, voice)
 1959 Soft Skin on Black Silk
Man on beach - U. S. insert (uncredited)
 1957 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Charlie White Eagle
- Cherokee Ernie (1957) ... Charlie White Eagle
 1955 I Spy (TV Series)
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 2000 Chinese Coffee (play) / (screenplay)
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 2009 The Carolina Brogue (TV Short documentary)

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Stage play: The Sponsor, Theater at St. Clement's in Manhattan. See more »

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