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Bert Remsen (1925–1999)


American character actor who became a casting director following an accident, then returned to acting years later. The son of a New York policeman, Remsen lived a colorful life before turning to acting. He made his film debut in 1959 and was busy before the cameras in both film and television. Five years later, however, a collapsing crane on the ... See full bio »

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 1999 Lansky (TV Movie)
Senator Tobey
 1999 The Pretender (TV Series)
Father Moore
- At the Hour of Our Death (1999) ... Father Moore
 1999 Clueless (TV Series)
Bronson Adeosun Alcott
- Child Bride (1999) ... Bronson Adeosun Alcott
 1995-1998 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Sonny Skyler / Joe Curtis / Judge George Markham
- Dr. Jealousy (1998) ... Sonny Skyler
- Quest for Mother (1996) ... Joe Curtis
- Postmortem Madness (1995) ... Judge George Markham
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
Dave Henson
- Road Warriors (1997) ... Dave Henson
 1996 Humanoids from the Deep (TV Movie)
Duffy the Coroner
 1996 Baywatch (TV Series)
Shop Owner
- Go for the Gold (1996) ... Shop Owner
 1995 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
Old Man
- Tomorrow I Die (1995) ... Old Man
 1994 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Kubus
- The Collaborator (1994) ... Kubus
 1994 Rise and Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story (TV Movie)
Mr. Robinson
 1994 Secret Sins of the Father (TV Movie)
Judge Kleiser
 1993 In the Shadows, Someone's Watching (TV Movie)
Oliver London
 1993 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series)
Judge
- Pilot (1993) ... Judge
 1993 There Was a Little Boy (TV Movie)
Father McHenry
 1992 Wild Card (TV Movie)
 1992 Ladykiller (TV Movie)
Medical Examiner O'Malley
 1988-1992 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Amos Banning
- Babyface (1988) ... Amos Banning
 1992 Maid for Each Other (TV Movie)
Minister
 1991 Pros and Cons (TV Series)
Father Karl
- Scarlet Biretta (1991) ... Father Karl
 1991 Life Goes On (TV Series)
Gramps
- Ghost of Grandpa Past (1991) ... Gramps
 1990 Dragnet (TV Series)
Sid Dempsey
- The Push (1990) ... Sid Dempsey
 1989 Night Walk (TV Movie)
Chauncey
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
Wilson Douglas
- The Best Friend (1987) ... Wilson Douglas
 1987 Jack and Mike (TV Series)
Dalton
- The Reluctant Hero (1987) ... Dalton
 1986 Who Is Julia? (TV Movie)
Joseph Dineen
 1986 Convicted (TV Movie)
Grandfather
 1985 Generation (TV Movie)
Tom Breed
 1985 Space (TV Mini-Series)
Ed Specktor
- Part V (1985) ... Ed Specktor
 1982-1984 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Tom Wheeler / Eugene
- Promises... Promises (1984) ... Tom Wheeler
- The Ransom (1982) ... Eugene
 1984 I Married a Centerfold (TV Movie)
Gramps
 1984 Burning Rage (TV Movie)
J.D. Moses
 1983-1984 The Yellow Rose (TV Series)
Clem
- Sacred Ground (1984)
- Only the Proud (1983) ... Clem
- Trail's End (1983) ... Clem
 1984 Dynasty (TV Series)
Jack Crager
- The Accident (1984) ... Jack Crager
- A Little Girl (1984) ... Jack Crager
- Seizure (1984) ... Jack Crager
- Lancelot (1984) ... Jack Crager
 1983 Hobson's Choice (TV Movie)
Homer Ralston
 1983 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Barney Kiernan
- Steele Knuckles and Glass Jaws (1983) ... Barney Kiernan
 1983 Memorial Day (TV Movie)
Clay Gibbs
 1983 Policewoman Centerfold (TV Movie)
Captain David Buckman
 1983 M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (TV Movie)
Dick Dodridge
 1982 Tucker's Witch (TV Series)
Senator MacGowan
- Terminal Case (1982) ... Senator MacGowan
 1982 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Deputy Chief
- One of Our Own (1982) ... Deputy Chief
 1979-1982 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Mr. McKenna / Jimmy Delaney
- The Harts Strike Out (1982) ... Mr. McKenna
- Cop Out (1979) ... Jimmy Delaney
 1982 The Phoenix (TV Series)
Hal Massey
- In Search of Mira (1982) ... Hal Massey
 1982 CHiPs (TV Series)
Jim
- Bright Flashes (1982) ... Jim
 1982 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Jackson Mobley
- The Rose and the Briar (1982) ... Jackson Mobley
 1982 Victims (TV Movie)
Lt. McClain
 1980-1981 It's a Living (TV Series)
Mario
- Kids (1981) ... Mario
- R-E-S-P-E-C-T (1981) ... Mario
- Our Man Barry (1981) ... Mario
- Making the Grade (1981) ... Mario
 1981 Crazy Times (TV Movie)
Father Burke
 1979 Love for Rent (TV Movie)
Ben
 1979 Flesh & Blood (TV Movie)
Joe Jorgenson
 1979 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Dr. Jaffe
- The Boy Who Knew Her Secret: Part 2 (1979) ... Dr. Jaffe
- The Boy Who Knew Her Secret: Part 1 (1979) ... Dr. Jaffe
 1979 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Franklin Anderson
- Targets Without a Badge: Part 2 (1979) ... Franklin Anderson
 1978 Family (TV Series)
Mr. Defilips
- Just Friends (1978) ... Mr. Defilips
 1978 The Awakening Land (TV Mini-Series)
Isaac Barker
- Part III: The Town (1978) ... Isaac Barker
- Part II: The Fields (1978) ... Isaac Barker
 1977-1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Brewster McFarland / Pinky Tibbs
- Diamond in the Rough (1978) ... Brewster McFarland
- The Big Tap-Out (1977) ... Pinky Tibbs
 1977 Tarantulas: The Deadly Cargo (TV Movie)
Mayor Douglas
 1975-1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
Ed Berrigan
- Deadline: Death (1977)
- The Purge (1975) ... Ed Berrigan
 1976-1977 Gibbsville (TV Series)
Mr. Pell
- The Price of Everything (1977) ... Mr. Pell
- The Grand Gesture (1977) ... Mr. Pell
- Manhood (1977) ... Mr. Pell
- In the Silence (1977) ... Mr. Pell
- Chautauqua, Chautauqua, Chautauqua (1977) ... Mr. Pell
 1976 Columbo (TV Series)
Mark
- Fade in to Murder (1976) ... Mark
 1976 The Sad and Lonely Sundays (TV Movie)
Mort Cooper
 1976 Brinks: The Great Robbery (TV Movie)
Ted Flynn
 1976 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
Heath
- Any Second Now (1976) ... Heath
 1975-1976 Doc (TV Series)
Father Murphy
- My Son, the Father (1976) ... Father Murphy
- Get Me to the Church (1975) ... Father Murphy
 1974-1975 The Rookies (TV Series)
Lucas Dawson
- Reluctant Hero (1975) ... Lucas Dawson
- Blue Christmas (1974)
 1975 Sweet Hostage (TV Movie)
Mr. Withers
 1975 Ironside (TV Series)
Billy Joe
- A Matter of Life or Death (1975) ... Billy Joe
 1974 The Death Squad (TV Movie)
The Chief
 1971 If Tomorrow Comes (TV Movie)
Coslow
 1965-1969 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
TV News Announcer's Voice / Control Tower Supervisor / Spectrographic Examiner
- Conspiracy of Silence (1969) ... TV News Announcer's Voice (uncredited)
- Flight to Harbin (1966) ... Control Tower Supervisor
- The Problem of the Honorable Wife (1965) ... Spectrographic Examiner
 1966 The Doomsday Flight (TV Movie)
Police officer (uncredited)
 1965-1966 Peyton Place (TV Series)
Detective Lawrence / Mr. Lawrence
- Episode #2.80 (1966) ... Detective Lawrence (voice, uncredited)
- Episode #2.67 (1966) ... Detective Lawrence (uncredited)
- Episode #2.47 (1965) ... Mr. Lawrence
- Episode #2.39 (1965) ... Mr. Lawrence (uncredited)
 1965-1966 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Bartender / Announcer / Heckler
- Bad Reception in Albany (1966) ... Bartender
- Dear Sally Rogers (1966) ... Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- No Rice at My Wedding (1965) ... Heckler
 1966 The Virginian (TV Series)
Jury Foreman
- Long Ride to Wind River (1966) ... Jury Foreman
 1965 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Jim Slater
- The Church Organ (1965) ... Jim Slater
 1965 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Senator Kimberly
- The Machines Strike Back (1965) ... Senator Kimberly (as Bert Ramsen)
 1964 12 O'Clock High (TV Series)
Sgt. Nero
- An Act of War (1964) ... Sgt. Nero
- Pressure Point (1964) ... Sgt. Nero
 1964 The Third Man (TV Series)
- The Big Kill (1964)
 1961-1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Dr. Tom Belmanno / Dr. MacDonald / Dr. Oscar Hoag
- Goodbye, Mr. Jersey (1964) ... Dr. MacDonald
- Guest Appearance (1962) ... Dr. Tom Belmanno
- The Chemistry of Anger (1962) ... Dr. Tom Belmanno
- Season to Be Jolly (1961) ... Dr. Oscar Hoag
 1964 Hazel (TV Series)
Federal Man
- Scheherazade and Her Frying Pan: Part 2 (1964) ... Federal Man
 1961-1963 Route 66 (TV Series)
Skeats / Police Officer / Army Sergeant / ...
- A Cage in Search of a Bird (1963) ... Police Officer
- Fifty Miles from Home (1963) ... Army Sergeant (uncredited)
- Mon Petit Chou (1961) ... Higgy
- Fly Away Home: Part II (1961) ... Skeats
- Fly Away Home: Part I (1961) ... Skeats
 1963 The Fugitive (TV Series)
US Coast Guard Skipper
- Never Wave Goodbye: Part 2 (1963) ... US Coast Guard Skipper
 1963 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Frank Summers
- The Hundred Days of the Dragon (1963) ... Frank Summers
 1963 Sam Benedict (TV Series)
Jack Seibert
- Run Softly, Oh Softly (1963) ... Jack Seibert
 1963 Saints and Sinners (TV Series)
Chester Demlow
- Slug It, Miss Joyous (1963) ... Chester Demlow
 1962-1963 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
- Project X (1963)
- Savage Sunday (1962)
 1962 Going My Way (TV Series)
First Salesman
- A Saint for Momma (1962) ... First Salesman
 1962 The Lloyd Bridges Show (TV Series)
Luke / Mr. Taylor
- The Sound of Angels (1962) ... Mr. Taylor
 1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
The Sheriff
- Annabel (1962) ... The Sheriff
 1961-1962 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Unfriendly Jones / Becket Sharpe
- The Pet Shop Caper (1962) ... Unfriendly Jones
- The Rival Eye Caper (1961) ... Becket Sharpe
 1962 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Mr. Thompson
- Eddie Quits School (1962) ... Mr. Thompson
 1962 Surfside 6 (TV Series)
Sgt. Owen Crawford
- The Green Beret (1962) ... Sgt. Owen Crawford
 1962 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Captain Maynard
- Le Petit Stowaway (1962) ... Captain Maynard
 1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
The Officer / Jimmy - Bartender / The Policeman / ...
- The Right Kind of Medicine (1961) ... The Officer
- Services Rendered (1961) ... Jimmy - Bartender
- Gratitude (1961) ... The Policeman
- The Throwback (1961) ... Police Lieutenant
 1961 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Carlson
- The Monster (1961) ... Carlson
 1961 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
Burkhardt
- People Need People (1961) ... Burkhardt
 1959-1961 Rawhide (TV Series)
Murdock / Ash
- Rio Salado (1961) ... Murdock
- Incident of the Big Blowout (1961) ... Murdock
- Incident Near the Promised Land (1961) ... Murdock
- Incident at Dangerfield Dip (1959) ... Ash
 1961 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Frank Dineen
- A Matter of Policy (1961) ... Frank Dineen
 1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Lt. White
- The Case of the Cowardly Lion (1961) ... Lt. White
 1961 The Islanders (TV Series)
Noel Parkinson
- The Pearls of Ratu (1961) ... Noel Parkinson
 1960 Thriller (TV Series)
First Detective
- Man in the Middle (1960) ... First Detective
 1960 Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Priest
- The Trap (1960) ... Priest
 1960 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Ted Clevenger
- Switchblade (1960) ... Ted Clevenger
 1960 Lock Up (TV Series)
Brian Carter
- First Prize for Murder (1960) ... Brian Carter
 1960 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV Series)
Lt. Pierce
- Vendetta (1960) ... Lt. Pierce
 1960 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Burkett
- The Town (1960) ... Burkett
 1960 The Detectives (TV Series)
Joe Kirby jr.
- The Chameleon Truck (1960) ... Joe Kirby jr.
 1960 Johnny Staccato (TV Series)
Jason Eldridge
- The Mask of Jason (1960) ... Jason Eldridge
 1959 The Man and the Challenge (TV Series)
Ken
- The Visitors (1959) ... Ken
 1959 U.S. Marshal (TV Series)
Ralph Lacey
- Anything for a Friend (1959) ... Ralph Lacey
- The Third Miracle (1959) ... Ralph Lacey
 1959 Rescue 8 (TV Series)
Andrew Ramsey
- Nine Minutes to Live (1959) ... Andrew Ramsey
 1959 The D.A.'s Man (TV Series)
Dewie Sander
- Two for Shakespeare (1959) ... Dewie Sander
 1959 Yancy Derringer (TV Series)
Major James Sampson
- The Gun That Murdered Lincoln (1959) ... Major James Sampson
 1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Harry Frost
- Voluntary Surrender (1959) ... Harry Frost
 1958 Man with a Camera (TV Series)
Barnes
- Two Strings of Pearls (1958) ... Barnes
 1958 Jefferson Drum (TV Series)
Jim Ford
- Pete Henke (1958) ... Jim Ford
 1958 Maverick (TV Series)
Deputy George
- The Jail at Junction Flats (1958) ... Deputy George
 1958 The Silent Service (TV Series)
Murdock
- The Swordfish Story (1958) ... Murdock
 1957 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- The Iron Horse (1957)
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
Ned Cullen
- Alice's Wedding Gown (1957) ... Ned Cullen
 1957 The Web (TV Series)
- The Puppeteer (1957)
 1956 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
Horse
- Bang the Drum Slowly (1956) ... Horse
 1956 Playwrights '56 (TV Series)
Hank
- You Sometimes Get Rich (1956) ... Hank
 1952 Suspense (TV Series)
Guard
- The Moving Target (1952) ... Guard
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