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Barret Oliver


Barret Oliver was born on August 24, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Barrett Spencer Oliver. He is known for his work on The NeverEnding Story (1984), Cocoon (1985) and Frankenweenie (1984). See full bio »

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Known For

The NeverEnding Story
(1984)
Cocoon
Cocoon David
(1985)
Frankenweenie
Frankenweenie Victor Frankenstein
(1984)
Cocoon: The Return
(1988)

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 1988 Hooperman (TV Series)
Anthony
- Me and Mr. Magoo (1988) ... Anthony
 1987 The Secret Garden (TV Movie)
Dickon Sowerby
 1986 Spot Marks the X (TV Movie)
Ken Miller
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Georgie (segment "Gramma")
- Gramma/Personal Demons/Cold Reading (1986) ... Georgie (segment "Gramma")
 1985 Tall Tales & Legends (TV Series)
Hendrick Van Tassel
- The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1985) ... Hendrick Van Tassel
 1985 Cocoon
David
 1985 D.A.R.Y.L.
Daryl
 1984 Finder of Lost Loves (TV Series)
Matthew Powell
- Portraits (1984) ... Matthew Powell
 1984 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Arthur Nealy
- To Touch the Moon (1984) ... Arthur Nealy
 1984 Invitation to Hell (TV Movie)
Robbie Winslow
 1984 Lottery! (TV Series)
 1983 Uncommon Valor
Kid #2
 1983 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
- Surprise Party (1983)
 1982 The Circle Family (TV Movie)
Q.P.
 1982 Kiss Me Goodbye
Little Boy
 1982 Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again
Child in Supermarket
 1982 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Buddy
- Knight of the Phoenix: Part 2 (1982) ... Buddy
- Knight of the Phoenix: Part 1 (1982) ... Buddy
 1981 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Jimmy the Kid
- Veteran (1981) ... Jimmy the Kid
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Other Works:

Has appeared in television commercials for several institutions such as McDonald's, Goodyear Tires, Visa Card, Security Pacific Bank, Marineland, and Hertz. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lindsay Barret Oliver
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"Everyone can do a character the way they want to do it, unless the director tells them not to, which isn't very common. I like to do my characters, if it's not specific in the script, as myself." (from a 1985 "Starlog" interview) See more »

Trivia:

Attended Los Feliz (Apple) School, an Elementary School in Los Angeles. See more »

Nickname:

Barry

Star Sign:

Virgo

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