No photo available. Represent Rick Parker? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 173,258 this week

Rick Parker (I)

Rick Parker is known for his work on Cinderella Man (2005), The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996) and Dawn of the Dead (2004). He is married to Gail Parker. See full bio »

IMDb Picks: October

Of course the return of "The Walking Dead" is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

Related News

This Week in Marvel Unlimited
| LatinoReview
R.I.P. Darwyn Cooke (1962 – 2016)
| Flickeringmyth

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Rick Parker's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Cinderella Man
Cinderella Man Miscellaneous Crew
The Long Kiss Goodnight
The Long Kiss Goodnight Miscellaneous Crew
Dawn of the Dead
The Boondock Saints
The Boondock Saints Miscellaneous Crew


Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (114 credits)
 2016 The Cow That Swam Lake Ontario (Short) (animal wrangler) (delayed)
 2016 Four in the Morning (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 3 episodes)
- The Music (2016) ... (animal wrangler)
- Folklore (2016) ... (animal wrangler)
- Blow (2016) ... (animal wrangler)
 2016 Legal (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2016) ... (animal wrangler)
 2016 Special Correspondents (animal wrangler)
 2015 Hannibal (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 1 episode)
- Digestivo (2015) ... (animal wrangler)
 2014 Surfacing (animal wrangler)
 2014 Monkey in the Middle (animal wrangler)
 2014 Maps to the Stars (animal wrangler)
 2013 Carrie (animal wrangler)
 2013 Against the Wild (TV Movie) (bear trainer)
 2012 Copper (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 10 episodes)
- A Vast and Fiendish Plot (2012) ... (animal wrangler)
- A Day to Give Thanks (2012) ... (animal wrangler)
- Better Times Are Coming (2012) ... (animal wrangler)
- The Hudson River School (2012) ... (animal wrangler)
- Arsenic and Old Cake (2012) ... (animal wrangler)
 2011 Getting Past the Bull (Short) (animal wrangler)
 2010 The Con Artist (animal wrangler)
 2010 Devil (animal wrangler)
 2010 Small Town Murder Songs (animal wrangler)
 2010 The Real Jack the Ripper (TV Movie documentary) (rat wrangler)
 2010 Repo Men (animal wrangler)
  The Jon Dore Television Show (TV Series) (dog wrangler - 2 episodes, 2009) (animal wrangler - 1 episode, 2008)
- Jon Gets Old (2009) ... (dog wrangler)
- Jon Gets Horny (2009) ... (dog wrangler)
- Loss and Roger (2008) ... (animal wrangler)
 2008 The Love Guru (animal wrangler - as Richard Parker)
 2008/I Camille (animal wrangler)
 2007 Beta House (Video) (animal wrangler)
 2007 Closing the Ring (animal handler: Ontario)
 2007 Talk to Me (animal wrangler)
 2007 The Tracey Fragments (animal wrangler)
 2006 Hollywoodland (animal handler)
 2006 The Marsh (animal wrangler)
 2006 Booky Makes Her Mark (TV Movie) (horse wrangler)
 2006 Silent Hill (animal wrangler)
 2006 16 Blocks (animal wrangler)
 2005/I Cake (animal wrangler)
 2005 Cinderella Man (animal wrangler)
 2005 Aurora Borealis (livestock wrangler)
 2005 The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico (animal wrangler)
 2004 Evel Knievel (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2004/I New York Minute (animal wrangler)
 2003 Eloise at Christmastime (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2003 Spinning Boris (animal wrangler)
 2003 Eloise at the Plaza (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2003 Bulletproof Monk (animal wrangler)
 2002 Rock My World (animal wrangler)
 2002 Ararat (animal wrangler)
 2002 Gilda Radner: It's Always Something (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2002 Deceived (Video) (animal wrangler)
 2002 Men with Brooms (animal wrangler)
 2001 Jenifer (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2001 Who Is Cletis Tout? (animal wrangler)
 2001 Doc (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 1 episode)
- Family Matters (2001) ... (animal wrangler)
 2000 Urban Legends: Final Cut (animal handler)
 2000 On Hostile Ground (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2000 New Blood (animal wrangler)
 2000 Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2000 Flowers for Algernon (TV Movie) (mouse wrangler)
 2000 After Alice (animal wrangler)
 2000 Run the Wild Fields (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 2000 The Crossing (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1999 The Boondock Saints (animal wrangler)
 1999 Pushing Tin (animal wrangler - as Richard A. Parker)
 1999 Hidden Agenda (animal wrangler)
 1999 The Corruptor (animal wrangler)
 1999 The Famous Jett Jackson (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 1 episode)
- Front Page (1999) ... (animal wrangler)
 1998 Bride of Chucky (animal wrangler)
 1998 All I Wanna Do (animal wrangler)
 1998 Dogboys (TV Movie) (horse trainer)
 1997-1998 Due South (TV Series) (dog trainer - 13 episodes)
- Mountie on the Bounty: Part 2 (1998) ... (dog trainer: Diefenbaker - as Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers)
- Mountie on the Bounty: Part 1 (1998) ... (dog trainer: Diefenbaker - as Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers)
- Dead Guy Running (1998) ... (dog trainer: Diefenbaker - as Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers)
- Perfect Strangers (1997) ... (dog trainer: Diefenbaker - as Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers)
- Asylum (1997) ... (dog trainer: Diefenbaker - as Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers)
 1998 The Fixer (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1998 Blues Brothers 2000 (animal wrangler)
 1998 Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1997 Promise the Moon (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1997 Rescuers: Stories of Courage: Two Women (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1997 A Simple Wish (animal wrangler)
 1997 The Sweet Hereafter (animal wrangler)
 1997 That Old Feeling (poodle wrangler)
 1997 ...First Do No Harm (TV Movie) (wrangler)
 1997 Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1996 Hidden in America (TV Movie) (crow wrangler)
 1996 The Morrison Murders: Based on a True Story (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1996 Buried Secrets (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
 1996 The Long Kiss Goodnight (picture horses, dogs, etc.)
 1996 Extreme Measures (animal trainer: Toronto)
 1996 Harriet the Spy (animal wrangler)
 1996 Captive Heart: The James Mink Story (TV Movie) (wrangler)
 1996 Getting Away with Murder (animal handler)
 1995 Blood & Donuts (rat wrangler)
 1995 It Takes Two (wrangler: Canada)
 1995 At the Midnight Hour (TV Movie) (horse sequences)
 1995 Never Talk to Strangers (animal handler)
 1995 Mrs. Munck (animal wrangler)
 1995 The Silence of Adultery (TV Movie) (animal handler)
 1995 Darkman II: The Return of Durant (Video) (animal wrangler)
 1995 A Pyromaniac's Love Story (animal handler)
 1995 Billy Madison (animal wrangler)
 1994 Trapped in Paradise (animal wrangler)
 1994 Dance Me Outside (animal wrangler)
 1994 The Ref (dog wrangler)
 1993 M. Butterfly (animal wrangler)
 1993 Taking the Heat (TV Movie) (animal handler)
 1993 Cold Sweat (animal wrangler)
 1993 Blown Away (TV Movie) (animal wrangler)
  Avonlea (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 2 episodes, 1993) (animal supplier - 1 episode, 1991)
- The Dinner (1993) ... (animal wrangler)
- Incident at Vernon River (1993) ... (animal wrangler)
- May the Best Man Win (1991) ... (animal supplier)
 1992 Used People (animal handler)
 1991 Naked Lunch (animal wrangler)
 1991 Black Robe (raven trainer)
 1990 The Last Best Year (TV Movie) (animal trainer)
 1990 The Freshman (animal wrangler)
 1990 Stanley & Iris (animal wrangler)
 1989 Renegades (horse wrangler)
 1989 The January Man (animal wrangler)
 1987 The Believers (animal trainer)
 1987 Seeing Things (TV Series) (animal wrangler - 1 episode)
- Bull's-Eye (1987) ... (animal wrangler)
 1986 Christmas Eve (TV Movie) (animal trainer)
 1985 Big Deal (animal trainer)
 1985 One Magic Christmas (animal master)
 1984 Mrs. Soffel (wrangler)
 1979 Riel (TV Movie) (wrangler)
Show Show Stunts (71 credits)
Show Show Actor (8 credits)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Richard A. Parker | Richard Parker | Rick Parker Canadian Wranglers

Did You Know?


Trainer of Siberian Husky "Draco", who portrayed "Diefenbaker" on the 3rd and 4th season of Due South (1994). See more »

Message Boards

Discuss Rick Parker on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page