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Richard Masur

Masur has also been active in the theatre with increasing frequency. His Broadway debut was in The Changing Room by David Storey (1973). More recently, Masur returned to Broadway in Michael Frayn's Democracy (2004-05), and, among his many off-Broadway and regional theatre appearances, are recent major roles in A Feminine Ending by Sarah Treem (... See full bio »
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 2016 Lonely Boys (completed)
 2015-2016 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Geoffrey Solomon
- Judged (2016) ... Geoffrey Solomon
- Payback (2015) ... Geoffrey Solomon
 2016 Puppy Love (Short)
Dr. Bear
 2015 Transparent (TV Series)
- Oscillate (2015) ... Buzz
- The Book of Life (2015) ... Buzz
- Grey Green Brown & Copper (2015) ... Buzz
 2015 Red Oaks (TV Series)
- Body Swap (2015) ... Morrie
- MDMA (2015) ... Morrie
 2015 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
Bill King
- Trust No Bitch (2015) ... Bill King
 2015 Tumbledown
 2013 Elementary (TV Series)
Jacob Weiss
- Internal Audit (2013) ... Jacob Weiss
 2013 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Assemblyman Shapiro
- Men in Black (2013) ... Assemblyman Shapiro
 2012 Girls (TV Series)
Rich Glatter
 2010-2011 Bored to Death (TV Series)
Ira Ames
- Gumball! (2011) ... Ira Ames
- The Blonde in the Woods (2011) ... Ira Ames
- The Gowanus Canal Has Gonorrhea! (2010) ... Ira Ames
 2010 Storm Up the Sky (Short)
 2007-2009 All My Children (TV Series)
Jesse Johnson
- Episode #1.10161 (2009) ... Jesse Johnson
- Episode #1.9685 (2007) ... Jesse Johnson
 2008 Vote and Die: Liszt for President
Rease Cunningham
 2007 Lovely by Surprise
 2004 Palindromes
Steve Victor
 1998-2002 The Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Daniel Taylor / Asst. D.A. Ed Means
- M. Premie Unplugged (2002) ... Dr. Daniel Taylor
- Ties That Bind (1998) ... Asst. D.A. Ed Means
 2001 Felicity (TV Series)
Dr. Auerbach
- Fire (2001) ... Dr. Auerbach
- Moving On (2001) ... Dr. Auerbach
 2001 61* (TV Movie)
Milt Kahn
 2001 The Back Page (TV Movie)
 2000 Noriega: God's Favorite (TV Movie)
 1999 Play It to the Bone
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Judge Andrew Wolinsky
- Justice (1999) ... Judge Andrew Wolinsky
 1999 Oh Baby (TV Series)
Dr. Landaw
- Sitting on Babies (1999) ... Dr. Landaw
 1997 Fire Down Below
Phil Pratt
 1996 Undue Influence (TV Movie)
Jack Vega
 1996 Multiplicity
Del King
 1995 It Was Him or Us (TV Movie)
Walter Pomeroy
 1995 Dream On (TV Series)
- Am I Blue (1995) ... Manny
 1995 Hiroshima (TV Movie)
Gen. Leslie R. Groves (as Richard D. Masur)
 1995 The Face on the Milk Carton (TV Movie)
Jonathan Sands
 1995 My Brother's Keeper (TV Movie)
 1994-1995 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Ed Lawson
- Freezer Burn (1995) ... Ed Lawson
- Cold Spell (1994) ... Ed Lawson
- Enemy Lines (1994) ... Ed Lawson
 1994 Keys (TV Movie)
Lowly Flowers
 1994 The Patriots
Jeremy Pelman
 1994 Search for Grace (TV Movie)
Dr. Randolph
 1988-1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Barry Glassman / Jay Ellison / Robert Boland
- Pacific Rimshot (1993) ... Barry Glassman / Jay Ellison
- Safe Sex (1993) ... Barry Glassman / Jay Ellison
- The Green, Green Grass of Home (1993) ... Barry Glassman / Jay Ellison
- Open Heart Perjury (1988) ... Robert Boland
 1993 The Man Without a Face
Prof. Carl Hartley
 1993 Blood In, Blood Out
Prison Librarian (uncredited)
 1991 The Story Lady (TV Movie)
Norm Denton
 1990 Going Under
Defense Contractor
 1990 Always Remember I Love You (TV Movie)
Earl Monroe
 1990 It (TV Mini-Series)
Stanley Uris
- Part 2 (1990) ... Stanley Uris
- Part 1 (1990) ... Stanley Uris
 1990 The Big One: The Great Los Angeles Earthquake (TV Movie)
Kevin Conrad
 1990 Lifestories (TV Series)
Don Chapin
- Don Chapin (1990) ... Don Chapin
 1990 Blossom (TV Series)
Terry Russo
- Pilot (1990) ... Terry Russo
 1990 Blossom (TV Movie)
Terry Russo
 1990 Yes, Virginia... (TV Short)
 1990 Out of Sight, Out of Mind
Dr. Meltzner
 1990 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
- Fax or Fiction (1990) ... Ben
 1990 Vietnam, Texas
 1990 Matlock (TV Series)
Attorney David O'Malley
- The Informer: Part 2 (1990) ... Attorney David O'Malley
- The Informer: Part 1 (1990) ... Attorney David O'Malley
 1990 Flashback
 1989 Cast the First Stone (TV Movie)
 1989 Settle the Score (TV Movie)
Lincoln Whately
 1989 Far from Home
 1989 Third Degree Burn (TV Movie)
Clay Reynolds
 1989 Two Daddies? (TV Movie)
Michael Stevens (voice)
 1988 Higher Ground (TV Movie)
 1988 Hiroshima Maiden (TV Movie)
Jim Bennett
 1988 Shoot to Kill
 1988 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Werner Breslow
- Competition (1988) ... Werner Breslow
 1987 Walker
Ephraim Squier
 1987 Rent-a-Cop
 1987 Roses Are for the Rich (TV Movie)
Everett Corbett
 1986 Welcome Home (Short)
 1986 The George McKenna Story (TV Movie)
Ben Proctor
 1986 When the Bough Breaks (TV Movie)
 1985 Wild Horses (TV Movie)
Bob Bowne
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Trent Tinker
- The Amazing Falsworth (1985) ... Trent Tinker
 1985 My Science Project
Detective Isadore Nulty
 1985 Embassy (TV Movie)
Dennis Thorne
 1985 The Mean Season
Bill Nolan
 1985 Obsessed with a Married Woman (TV Movie)
Ed Karasick
 1985 The Falcon and the Snowman
Bartender (uncredited)
 1984 The Burning Bed (TV Movie)
Aryon Greydanus
 1984 The Bounder (TV Movie)
 1984 Flight 90: Disaster on the Potomac (TV Movie)
Roger Olian
 1983 The Winter of Our Discontent (TV Movie)
 1983 Under Fire
Hub Kittle
 1983 Adam (TV Movie)
Jay Howell
 1983 Nightmares
Steven Houston (segment "Night of the Rat")
 1983 The Demon Murder Case (TV Movie)
Anthony Marino
 1983 An Invasion of Privacy (TV Movie)
Dr. Harvey Cohen
 1982 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Ralph Barbinski
- I'll Be Home for Christmas (1982) ... Ralph Barbinski
 1982 Money on the Side (TV Movie)
Nelson Vernon
 1982 The Thing
 1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Alan Newman
 1981 Fallen Angel (TV Movie)
Howard Nichols
 1981 East of Eden (TV Mini-Series)
Will Hamilton
- Part Three (1981) ... Will Hamilton
- Part Two (1981) ... Will Hamilton
- Part One (1981) ... Will Hamilton
 1980 Heaven's Gate
 1980 Happy Days (TV Series)
- Allison (1980) ... Doug
 1979 Scavenger Hunt
Georgie Carruthers
 1979 Hanover Street
2nd Lieut. Jerry Cimino
 1979 Walking Through the Fire (TV Movie)
Dr. Maitland
 1979 Time Express (TV Series)
Sam Loring
- The Copy-Writer/The Figure Skater (1979) ... Sam Loring
 1979 Mr. Horn (TV Movie)
Sheriff Ed Smalley
 1978 Betrayal (TV Movie)
Loren Plotkin
 1978 Who'll Stop the Rain
 1978 The Many Loves of Arthur (TV Movie)
Arthur Murdock
 1978 Family (TV Series)
- Crossing Over (1978) ... Producer
 1977 Semi-Tough
Phillip Hooper
 1977 Bumpers (TV Movie)
Joey Webber
 1976 Having Babies (TV Movie)
Max Duggin
 1976 Bittersweet Love
 1975 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Bink Avery
- A Touch of Guilt (1975) ... Bink Avery
 1975 Doc (TV Series)
Dr. Vic Kramer
- Heal Thyself (1975) ... Dr. Vic Kramer
 1975 Whiffs
Lockyer's Aide
 1975 Switch (TV Series)
Wes Atwater
- The Man Who Couldn't Lose (1975) ... Wes Atwater
 1975 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Lt 'Digger' Detweiler
- The Late Captain Pierce (1975) ... Lt 'Digger' Detweiler
 1974 The Waltons (TV Series)
Tom Povich
- The System (1974) ... Tom Povich
 1974 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
Bob Larson
- The Outsider (1974) ... Bob Larson
 1974 All in the Family (TV Series)
George Bushmill
- Gloria's Boyfriend (1974) ... George Bushmill
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Other Works:

: Played Horst Ehmke in "Democracy" play by Michael Frayn (Brooks Atkinson Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard D. Masur


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I'm a familiar face, but rarely do people typecast me. I've been very lucky that way.


Remembered as Bonnie Franklin's lumpish, even-natured boyfriend in the earlier seasons of One Day at a Time (1975). See more »

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Totally underrated!! sl0thluvchunk
Somebody should put his picture up!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!! eric_rosenberg7
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Hey, it's...Richard Masur! nicholan
Such a good looking man normanup
He was superb in 'Who'll Stop the Rain' rock_bustin
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