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Bennett Liss

Bennett Liss was born on January 28, 1958 in the USA as Bennett James Liss. He is an actor, known for The Great Santini (1979), Zapped! (1982) and Paralysed (2013). See full bio »


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Known For

The Great Santini
The Great Santini Cpl. Atcherly
Zapped! Croupier
Paralysed John
Evilspeak Captain Merrill


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 2013 Paralysed (Short)
 2002 First Monday (TV Series)
Leonard Blake
- Right to Die (2002) ... Leonard Blake
 2000 Cutaway (TV Movie)
Surveillance Agent
 1991 The Rape of Doctor Willis (TV Movie)
TV Reporter
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Desk Clerk
- Nowhere to Turn (1990) ... Desk Clerk
 1990 Room for Romance (TV Series)
 1990 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Press / Second Reporter
- The Price of Justice (1990) ... Press
- Start of the Fire (1990) ... Second Reporter
 1989 Alien Nation (TV Series)
Ralph Emerson
 1989 The New Lassie (TV Series)
Steven Boatwright
- Best of Show ... Steven Boatwright
 1989 Columbo (TV Series)
- Grand Deceptions (1989) ... Corporal
 1989 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Russell's Friend
- Trust Me (1989) ... Russell's Friend
 1988 Frank Nitti: The Enforcer (TV Movie)
 1988 A Year in the Life (TV Series)
- The Politics of Being (1988) ... Paramedic
 1982 Zapped!
 1982 Superstition
 1980-1981 CHiPs (TV Series)
Bernie / Harold
- Finders Keepers (1981) ... Bernie
- Sick Leave (1980) ... Harold
 1981 Evilspeak
Captain Merrill
 1980 CBS Afternoon Playhouse (TV Series)
- Lost in Death Valley (1980) ... Bob
 1979 The Great Santini
Cpl. Atcherly

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After suspending his acting career, Bennett Liss went on to invent what is now known as the United States Emergency communications system, purchased by Blackboard Connect. Bennett resides in Woodland Hills California and is working on his next venture, Community Funding Solutions.

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