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Mac McDonald (born Terence McDonald in Long Island, New York, USA) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Captain Hollister on the BBC TV series Red Dwarf and frequently plays American characters in other British TV shows. He has also had many movie roles in films such as Aliens, Batman and The Fifth Element, all of which were filmed ... See full bio »
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 2015 Boris in the Forest (Short) (post-production)
Merv Blanco
 2015/I Somnus (post-production)
 2015 60 Second War (Short)
General McGuffin
 2014 Alien: Isolation (Video Game) (voice)
 2008-2014 Chuggington (TV Series)
Dr. Gosling (US)
- Round Up Wilson (2014) ... Dr. Gosling (US) (voice, as Mac Macdonald)
- Park Patroller Wilson (2013) ... Dr. Gosling (US) (voice, as Mac Macdonald)
- Top Secret Koko (2011) ... Dr. Gosling (US) (voice)
- Chug-o-flage (2011) ... Dr. Gosling (US) (voice)
- Zephie's Monkey Business (2009) ... Dr. Gosling (US) (voice, as Mac Macdonald)
 2014 The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2014: Animation
Martin the Giraffe (voice)
 2012 Tad, the Lost Explorer
Professor Lavrof / Professor Humbert (English version, voice, as Mac Macdonald)
 2011 Battlefield 3 (Video Game)
Commander (voice)
 2009 Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead (Video)
Warden Ladew
 2009 The Descent: Part 2
Mayor Riley Kaplan (uncredited)
 2008 Transsiberian
 2007/I Shooter
Police Captain (uncredited)
 2006 Little Britain (TV Series)
- Little Britain Abroad: Part 2 (2006) ... Phil
- Little Britain Abroad: Part 1 (2006) ... Phil
 2005 Vietcong 2 (Video Game)
Lewis / MACV Officer #1 (voice)
 2005 Tara Road
 2005 Timesplitters: Future Perfect (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice, as Mac MacDonald)
 2004 Control
 2004 Second Sight (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice, as Mac MacDonald)
 2004 Black Books (TV Series)
American War Enthusiast
- A Little Flutter (2004) ... American War Enthusiast
 2004 Hustle (TV Series)
American on plane
- The Last Gamble (2004) ... American on plane (as Mac MacDonald)
 2004 Murder City (TV Series)
Calvin Moran
- The Critical Path (2004) ... Calvin Moran
 2003 Captain Sabertooth
Red Rudy (English version, voice, as Mac MacDonald)
 2003 Trevor's World of Sport (TV Series)
Mr. Thomson
- A Man's Game (2003) ... Mr. Thomson
 2003 MI-5 (TV Series)
Hard-faced Man
- Episode #2.10 (2003) ... Hard-faced Man (uncredited)
 2003 Between Iraq and a Hard Place (TV Movie)
Various Characters (voice)
 2001 My Family (TV Series)
Scott Tailor
- The Last Supper (2001) ... Scott Tailor
 2001 Dark Realm (TV Series)
The Stranger
- Organizer 2000 (2001) ... The Stranger
 2001 Desperados: The Shadow of El Diablo (Video Game)
Additional Voices (English version, voice)
 1999 The Waiting Time (TV Movie)
Larry Rendell
 1998 The Barber of Siberia
Serzhant O'Liri (as Mak MakDonald)
 1998 Stiff Upper Lips
American Husband
 1997 Lust for Glorious (TV Movie)
 1997 G Police (Video Game) (voice, as Mac Macdonald)
 1997 Strange But True? (TV Series)
Reconstruction Cast
- Remote viewing (David Morehouse) (1997) ... Reconstruction Cast
 1997 Oh Doctor Beeching! (TV Series)
 1997 The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous (TV Mini-Series)
Elmer Winterton
 1997 The Fifth Element
Flying Cop
 1997 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
- In God We Trust (1997) ... Cowboy
 1997 Fierce Creatures
TV Producer
 1996 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Captain Bligh: Mutiny on the Bounty (1996) ... Narrator (as Mac MacDonald)
 1996 Mike & Angelo (TV Series)
Cactus Billy
- The Larkswood Kid (1996) ... Cactus Billy
 1996 Delta Wave (TV Series short)
Sheldon Hubble
- Dodgy Jammers: Part 2 (1996) ... Sheldon Hubble
- Dodgy Jammers: Part 1 (1996) ... Sheldon Hubble
- A Glitch in Time: Part 2 (1996) ... Sheldon Hubble
- A Glitch in Time: Part 1 (1996) ... Sheldon Hubble
 1996 Gulliver's Travels (TV Mini-Series)
 1995 Red Dwarf: Smeg Outs (Video)
Captain Hollister / Himself
 1995 One for the Road (TV Series)
- Patton (1995) ... Lars
 1995 Smith & Jones (TV Series)
- Episode #8.1 (1995)
 1995 The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (1995) ... (as Mac MacDonald)
 1990-1995 French and Saunders (TV Series)
Comedy Emcee
- Go to the Movies (1995)
- Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1990) ... Comedy Emcee
 1995 The Glam Metal Detectives (TV Series)
Rolston Brocade / Talk Show Guest
- Give Me Your Money (1995) ... Rolston Brocade
- Never Never Land (1995) ... Rolston Brocade / Talk Show Guest
- Splat (1995) ... Rolston Brocade
- One of Us Is a Robot (1995) ... Rolston Brocade
 1994 There's No Business
Mort Clayton
 1994 Fall from Grace (TV Movie)
Actor 3
 1994 The Tomorrow People (TV Series)
- The Monsoon Man: Part 5 (1994) ... Twitch
- The Monsoon Man: Part 4 (1994) ... Twitch
 1993 The Mystery of Dr Martinu (TV Movie)
The Official (as Mac MacDonald)
 1993 Lovejoy (TV Series)
John Ewell
- A Going Concern (1993) ... John Ewell (as Mac Macdonald)
 1993 Lethal Exposure (TV Movie)
Lt. Mays
 1991 Prisoner of Honor (TV Movie)
Picquart's lawyer
 1991 Iran: Days of Crisis (TV Movie)
Dale Leibach
 1987-1991 Screen Two (TV Series)
G-Man / USAF Airman
- Fellow Traveller (1991) ... G-Man
- Coast to Coast (1987) ... USAF Airman
 1990 The Russia House
 1990 The Tragedy of Flight 103: The Inside Story (TV Movie documentary)
Port Authority Policeman
 1990 Night of the Fox (TV Movie)
U.S. Tank Sergeant
 1990 Boon (TV Series)
- A Night at the Ballet (1990) ... Kelp
 1990 Memphis Belle
Les (as Mac Macdonald)
 1990 Nightbreed
Lou Rickman
 1989 Stay Lucky (TV Series)
- Fool's Gold (1989) ... Vinny
- The Howling (1989) ... Vinny
- A1 Rain Dancer (1989) ... Vinny
 1989 Back Home (TV Movie)
 1989 Patlabor: The Movie
Matsui (1995) (English version, voice, as Mac McDougall)
 1989 Batman
Goon (as Mac Macdonald)
 1989 The New Statesman (TV Series)
- California Here I Come (1989) ... Sheriff
 1987 London Embassy (TV Mini-Series)
- Charlie Hogle's Earring (1987) ... Colonel
 1986 Strong Medicine (TV Movie)
2nd Salesman
 1986 Half Moon Street
Eddy Pressback
 1986 Haunted Honeymoon
 1986 Aliens
Simpson (uncredited)
 1985 Edge of Darkness (TV Mini-Series)
- Into the Shadows (1985) ... Kelly
 1985 Death Wish 3
 1985 The Lenny Henry Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (1985)
 1985 The Man from Moscow (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Agent
 1984 Top Secret!
German Soldier
 1982 We'll Meet Again (TV Mini-Series)
Flight Controller
- A Wing and a Prayer (1982) ... Flight Controller
- Fighting Men (1982) ... Flight Controller
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Rebel Pilot (uncredited)
 1975 Rollerball
Executive (uncredited)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Mac MacDonald | Mac Macdonald | Mak MakDonald | Mac McDougall


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