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David Lipman was born on May 12, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for True Grit (2010), The Impostors (1998) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999). See full bio »

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Known For

True Grit
True Grit First Lawyer
The Impostors
The Impostors Baker in Kramer's Pastries
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Law & Order
Law & Order Judge Morris Torledsky / Judge Moodie


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 2017 The Wizard of Lies (TV Movie)
Martin Flumenbaum
 2012 Smash (TV Series)
Judge Davenport
- The Coup (2012) ... Judge Davenport
 2010 True Grit
First Lawyer
 2009 Smash Cut
Walter (uncredited)
 2002-2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Judge Arthur Cohen
- Selfish (2009) ... Judge Arthur Cohen
- Persona (2008) ... Judge Arthur Cohen
- Unorthodox (2008) ... Judge Arthur Cohen
- Fight (2007) ... Judge Arthur Cohen
- Sin (2007) ... Judge Arthur Cohen
 1992-2005 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Morris Torledsky / Judge Moodie
- Age of Innocence (2005) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
- Cry Wolf (2004) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
- Floater (2003) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
- Smoke (2003) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
- Kid Pro Quo (2003) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
 2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury (TV Series)
Judge Morris Torledsky
- Bang & Blame (2005) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
- 41 Shots (2005) ... Judge Morris Torledsky
 2000 Ed (TV Series)
- Better Days (2000) ... Godfrey
 1999 Cupidity (Short)
 1998 The Impostors
Baker in Kramer's Pastries
 1996 Remember WENN (TV Series)
Tyler Prescott
- Behind Every Great Woman (1996) ... Tyler Prescott
 1996 Mrs. Winterbourne
 1996 The Sunshine Boys (TV Movie)
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Series)
- Only You (1994) ... Dealer
 1993 For Love or Money
Man in Elevator
 1993 Weekend at Bernie's II
Movie Patron
 1991 The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series)
Cab driver
- Here's When the Fat Lady Sings (1991) ... Cab driver
 1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities
Poe Picketer
 1990 Frankenhooker
Frankenhooker's Trick
 1987 Sweet Lorraine
Mr. Lerner
 1986 Playing for Keeps
Bank Buddy
 1985 Beer
 1985 Hot Resort
Mr. Bray Junior
 1984 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Mr. Blake
- Slippage (1984) ... Mr. Blake
 1982 The Soldier
Israeli Defense Secretary
 1982 Splitz
Mac Mogul, Sr.
 1980 Stardust Memories
George - Sandy's Chauffeur
 1980 The Exterminator
The State Senator from New Jersey
 1978 Maraschino Cherry
Sneezing Guy (uncredited)
 1977 Big Thumbs
Judge Harold B. Stevens
 1977 The Violation of Claudia
The Senator (as Waldo Short)
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(Early 80s) Starred in a series TV commercials for Miracle Whip

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Waldo Short


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