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Joseph Maher (1933–1998)


Joseph Maher was born on December 29, 1933 in Westport, County Mayo, Ireland. He was an actor, known for In & Out (1997), Mars Attacks! (1996) and Heaven Can Wait (1978). He died on July 17, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

In & Out
In & Out Father Tim
(1997)
Mars Attacks!
Mars Attacks! White House Decorator
(1996)
Heaven Can Wait
(1978)
I.Q.
I.Q. Nathan Liebknecht
(1994)

Filmography

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 1999 The Out-of-Towners
Mr. Wellstone
 1998 Hoods
Dr. Alstrich
 1998 O.K. Garage
Lilly (as Joe Maher)
 1998 Style & Substance (TV Series)
Mr. John
- I Went to a Garden Party (1998) ... Mr. John
- Chelsea's Ex (1998) ... Mr. John
- No Soap, Romeo (1998) ... Mr. John
- Chelsea's First Date (1998) ... Mr. John
 1997 In & Out
Father Tim
 1996-1997 Goode Behavior (TV Series)
Chancellor Willoughby
- Goode Angel (1997) ... Chancellor Willoughby
- The Only Goode Indian (1997) ... Chancellor Willoughby
- Goode Cop, Bad Cop (1997) ... Chancellor Willoughby
- Goode Music (1997) ... Chancellor Willoughby
- Goode Daddy (1997) ... Chancellor Willoughby
 1995-1997 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Dr. David Stadson / Board Member
- Love on the Rocks (1997) ... Dr. David Stadson
- Growth Pains (1995) ... Board Member (as Joe Maher)
 1996 Mars Attacks!
White House Decorator
 1996 Surviving Picasso
Kahnweiler
 1994 I.Q.
Nathan Liebknecht
 1994 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Judge #1 / Judge #2 / Judge #3
- Let the Punishment Fit the Crime (1994) ... Judge #1 / Judge #2 / Judge #3
 1994 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Nigel Allison
- Amsterdam Kill (1994) ... Nigel Allison
 1994 The Shadow
Isaac Newboldt
 1994 Killer
Dr. Alstricht
 1994 Baby Brokers (TV Movie)
Leo
 1993 Partners (TV Short)
Edward Hooper
 1992 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Dr. Emile Dorian
- Tyger Tyger (1992) ... Dr. Emile Dorian (voice)
 1992 Sister Act
Bishop O'Hara
 1992 Laurie Hill (TV Series)
Dr. Walter Wiseman
- The Babysitter (1992) ... Dr. Walter Wiseman
- Much Ado About Nancy (1992) ... Dr. Walter Wiseman
- The Birds, the Bees and the Elephants (1992) ... Dr. Walter Wiseman
- Walter and Beverly (1992) ... Dr. Walter Wiseman
- The Heart Thing (1992) ... Dr. Walter Wiseman
 1991 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Gavin
- The Dog (1991) ... Gavin
 1990 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Brendan Norris
- Photo Opportunity (1990) ... Brendan Norris
 1989-1990 Anything But Love (TV Series)
Brian Allquist
- Thirty... Something (1990) ... Brian Allquist
- The Days of Whine and... (1990) ... Brian Allquist
- Robin Q. Public (1990) ... Brian Allquist
- Hooray for Hollywood (1990) ... Brian Allquist
- The Icewoman Cometh (1990) ... Brian Allquist
 1990 The Local Stigmatic
David (as Joe Maher)
 1988 My Stepmother Is an Alien
Lucas Budlong
 1988 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Jerome
- A Womb with a View (1988) ... Jerome
 1975-1988 Great Performances (TV Series)
Smedley Cork / Frank
- Forget-Me-Not-Lane (1975) ... Frank
 1988 ALF (TV Series)
Angel Bob
- Stairway to Heaven (1988) ... Angel Bob
 1988 The Cavanaughs (TV Series)
Abbot Costello
- Monk's the Word (1988) ... Abbot Costello
 1988 Funny Farm
Michael Sinclair
 1988 My Two Dads (TV Series)
Charles Van Duren
- My Fair Joey (1988) ... Charles Van Duren
 1988 Why on Earth? (TV Movie)
Mr Bell
 1987 Boys Will be Boys (TV Series)
St. Peter / Saint Peter
- A Hunting We Will Go (1987) ... St. Peter
- Mid-Term Blues (1987) ... St. Peter
- To Have Loved and Lost (1987) ... St. Peter
- Handy Boy (1987) ... St. Peter
- Oedipus Russell (1987) ... St. Peter
 1987 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Professor Dudley
- Parents' Week: Part 2 (1987) ... Professor Dudley
- Parents' Week: Part 1 (1987) ... Professor Dudley
 1987 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Jack Kendrix
- Bigfoot (1987) ... Jack Kendrix
 1987 Stingray (TV Series)
Peter Van Hoat
- Echoes (1987) ... Peter Van Hoat
 1985-1986 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Sultan / Narrator
- Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp (1986) ... Sultan
- Cinderella (1985) ... Narrator
 1986 Mr. and Mrs. Ryan (TV Movie)
Stockwell
 1985 Double Dare (TV Series)
Sylvester (as Joe Maher)
 1984 Frankenweenie (Short)
Mr. Chambers
 1984 At Your Service (TV Movie)
Albert Vogel
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Mr. Milbourne
- The Women (1984) ... Mr. Milbourne
 1984 The Evil That Men Do
Molloch
 1983 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
Feinbush
- Sidney's Art Show (1983) ... Feinbush
 1983 I, Leonardo: A Journey of the Mind (TV Movie)
Giorgio Vasari
 1983 Will There Really Be a Morning? (TV Movie)
1st Doctor
 1982 Little Gloria... Happy at Last (TV Movie)
Smythe
 1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Doctor Kalman
 1981 Under the Rainbow
The Duke
 1981 Going Ape!
Gridley
 1980 Those Lips, Those Eyes
Fibby Geyer
 1980 Just Tell Me What You Want
Dr. Coleson
 1979 My Old Man (TV Movie)
Phil Kiley
 1979 Time After Time
Adams
 1978 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Edgar Percy
- Stolen Faces (1978) ... Edgar Percy
 1978 Visions (TV Series)
- Blackout (1978)
 1978 Heaven Can Wait
Sisk
 1976 Diary of the Dead
Walter Johnson (as Joe Maher)
 1975 When Things Were Rotten (TV Series)
Eavesdropper / Emissary
- The Spy: Part 1 (1975) ... Eavesdropper
- A Ransom for Richard (1975) ... Emissary
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Lyle Shannon
- The Adventure of the Comic Book Crusader (1975) ... Lyle Shannon
 1975 My Father's House (TV Movie)
Doctor
 1975 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Major Taylor
- The Consultant (1975) ... Major Taylor
 1974 For Pete's Sake
Mr. Coates (as Joe Maher)
 1974 The Contractor (TV Movie)
Fitzpatrick
 1972 It Ain't Easy
Charlie
 1966 Passages from James Joyce's Finnegans Wake
Celebrant (as Joe Maher)
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Leonard Brooks #1 (1975-1978)
 1964 Little Moon of Alban (TV Movie)
British Soldier
 1959 Encounter (TV Series)
Dermot
- Hangman's House (1959) ... Dermot
 1958 Little Moon of Alban (TV Movie)
British Soldier
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Whitney Foxton (1978)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Joe Orton's play, "What the Butler Saw," at the Wyndham's Theatre in London, England with Clive Francis, Sheila Gish, Gary Olsen, Ben Porter, and Camille Coduri in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Joe Maher

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I get cast frequently in aristocratic roles because I have a long nose and sound peculiar.

Trivia:

He was awarded the 1987 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award for Distinguished Lead Performance for "Loot" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California. See more »

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Capricorn

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