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Barry Primus was born on February 16, 1938 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and director, known for American Hustle (2013), New York, New York (1977) and Righteous Kill (2008). He is married to Julie Arenal. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 Bad Hurt (post-production)
 2013/XI Redemption (completed)
Scott McCabe
 2014 The Longest Week
Bernard the Chauffer
 2014 Small Time
 2013 American Hustle
Tellegio's Consigliere
 2013 Memoirs (Short)
Ray Harris
 2012 The Legend
 2012 The Undercard (Short)
Tony Salerno
 2011/I Good Intentions (Short)
 2008 Jackson
 2008 Righteous Kill
 2007 A Relationship in Four Days (Short)
 2007 Price (Short)
 2006 Mustang Sally
Dr. Koshansky
 2005 Break a Leg
Ira Goldstein
 2004 When Will I Be Loved
Victor Barrie
 2004 Cross Bronx
Mary Green
 2003 Frankie and Johnny Are Married
Barry Primus
 2001 Life as a House
 2001 15 Minutes
Cab Driver
 1999/II Black and White
 1997 Flipping
Joey, Leo's Crew
 1992 Night and the City
Tommy Tessler
 1991 Guilty by Suspicion
Bert Alan
 1990 Final Stage
Detective #1
 1990 Desperate Hours (uncredited)
 1990 Torn Apart
Arie Arnon
 1990 Denial
 1987 The Stranger
Sergeant Drake
 1987 Talking Walls
Professor Hirsch
 1986 SpaceCamp
 1986 Jake Speed
 1986 Down and Out in Beverly Hills
Lou Waltzberg
 1984 The River
 1981 Bolero
 1980 Night Games
Jason St. John
 1979 The Rose
 1979 Heartland
 1978 Avalanche
Mark Elliott
 1975 Autopsy
Father Paul Lenox
 1974 The Gravy Train
 1972 Boxcar Bertha
Rake Brown
 1971 Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me
Gnossos 'Paps' Pappadopoulis
 1970 Puzzle of a Downfall Child
Aaron Reinhardt
 1968 The Brotherhood
 1962 When I'm Old Enough... Good-Bye! (Short)
Doug Miller
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: Plays Victor Franz in "The Price" play by Arthur Miller (Odyssey Theater Ensemble, West Los Angeles, California, USA).

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I could easily have become a criminal if I hadn't decided to become an actor.


Primarily a dramatic support actor but has also doubled and tripled as writer and director. See more »

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