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George Sawaya (1923–2003)

George Sawaya was born on August 14, 1923 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Batman: The Movie (1966), Repo Man (1984) and Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982). He died on September 17, 2003 in Studio City, California. See full bio »

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 1984 Repo Man
First Repo Victim
 1983 The Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series)
Mr. Stein
- Matthew Star D.O.A. (1983) ... Mr. Stein
 1982 Voyagers! (TV Series)
Senator
- Cleo and the Babe (1982) ... Senator
 1981 Mr. Merlin (TV Series)
Driver
- Pilot (1981) ... Driver
 1981 Best of Friends (TV Movie)
Fox
 1973-1980 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Driver / Ted / Roy Hollister
- The Silent Accuser (1980) ... Driver
- The Lonely Victims (1976) ... Ted
- The Deadly Prize (1973) ... Roy Hollister
 1980 Young Maverick (TV Series)
 1979 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Redman
- Run for the Money: Part 2 (1979) ... Redman
 1979 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
Redman
- Run for the Money (1979) ... Redman
 1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand (uncredited)
 1977 Switch (TV Series)
Deamer
- Fade Out (1977) ... Deamer
 1977 Future Cop (TV Series)
Spectator
- The Mad Mad Bomber (1977) ... Spectator
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man - Book II (TV Series)
Mike
- Chapter V (1976) ... Mike
 1976 St. Ives
Arab Bagman
 1976 Embryo
Policeman
 1976 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Fricke
- The Italian Bird Fiasco (1976) ... Fricke (uncredited)
 1972-1975 Columbo (TV Series)
Embassy Guard / Man
- A Case of Immunity (1975) ... Embassy Guard (uncredited)
- Short Fuse (1972) ... Man
 1975 When Things Were Rotten (TV Series)
Courier
- A Ransom for Richard (1975) ... Courier
 1973-1975 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Woody Parks / Police Officer
- Poisoned Snow (1975) ... Woody Parks
- The Unicorn (1973) ... Police Officer
 1975 The Devil's Rain
Steve Preston
 1974 The Red Badge of Courage (TV Movie)
The Colonel
 1974 Earthquake
Deputy Sherriff (uncredited)
 1974 The Snoop Sisters (TV Series)
Scarface
- The Devil Made Me Do It! (1974) ... Scarface
 1974 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Al
- Cross & Double Cross (1974) ... Al
 1974 Blazing Saddles
Townsman (uncredited)
 1972-1974 Cannon (TV Series)
Enforcer #2
- The Torch (1972) ... Enforcer #2
 1973 The Don Is Dead
Garcia (uncredited)
 1972-1973 Emergency! (TV Series)
Ted / Injured Stuntman / Dr. Duncan / ...
- Insomnia (1973) ... Ted (uncredited)
- Show Biz (1972) ... Injured Stuntman (uncredited)
- Hang-Up (1972) ... Dr. Duncan (uncredited)
- Mascot (1972) ... Police Officer at Rampart (uncredited)
 1970-1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Marty Greene / First Police Officer
- Dark Christmas (1972)
- A Second Life (1972) ... Marty Greene
- Summer Terror (1970) ... First Police Officer
 1972 The Poseidon Adventure
Bos'n Mate (uncredited)
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
2nd Man
- Five Widows Weeping (1972) ... 2nd Man
 1966-1972 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Guard / Officer in Warehouse / Poker Player / ...
- The Deal (1972) ... Guard (uncredited)
- Flight (1970) ... Officer in Warehouse (uncredited)
- The Heir Apparent (1968) ... Guard (uncredited)
- The Emerald (1968) ... Poker Player (uncredited)
- The Slave: Part 2 (1967) ... Guard (uncredited)
 1972 Moon of the Wolf (TV Movie)
Attendant
 1972 Ironside (TV Series)
Cabbie
- Find a Victim (1972) ... Cabbie
 1971 Bearcats! (TV Series)
Tower Guard
- Assault on San Saba (1971) ... Tower Guard
 1971 Monty Nash (TV Series)
Phil / Fitzgerald
- The Ambassador's Daughter (1971) ... Phil (as George C. Sawaya)
- Code Name: Diana (1971) ... Fitzgerald (as George C. Sawaya)
 1968-1971 Mannix (TV Series)
Lew / Steve / Henchman on boat
- Run Till Dark (1971) ... Lew
- Bang, Bang, You're Dead (1970) ... Steve
- Deadfall: Part 1 (1968) ... Henchman on boat (uncredited)
 1971 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Bandit / Jake Benson
- Million Dollar Bluff (1971) ... Bandit
- Log 155: Internal Affairs - Blackmail (1971) ... Jake Benson
 1971 Private Duty Nurses
Ahmed
 1971 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Harv Miller
- The Showdown (1971) ... Harv Miller
 1970 Get Smart (TV Series)
Werewolf / Kopek / Jack The Ripper / ...
- Do I Hear a Vaults? (1970) ... Kopek
- House of Max: Part 2 (1970) ... Werewolf / Jack The Ripper
- House of Max: Part 1 (1970) ... Jack the Ripper / Werewolf
 1969 Justine
Tough (uncredited)
 1969 Sam Whiskey
 1968-1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Garcia / 2nd Guard / Observer
- The Baranoff Timetable (1969) ... Garcia
- The Radomir Miniature (1968) ... 2nd Guard
- A Very Warm Reception (1968) ... Observer
 1969 More Dead Than Alive
Guard captain
 1968 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
Hoodlum #1
- All You Need Is One Good Break (1968) ... Hoodlum #1
 1966-1968 Star Trek (TV Series)
Klingon Crewman / Second Soldier / Chief Humboldt
- Day of the Dove (1968) ... Klingon Crewman (uncredited)
- Errand of Mercy (1967) ... Second Soldier
- The Menagerie: Part I (1966) ... Chief Humboldt (uncredited)
 1968 Panic in the City
Karl Sinden (Mr. X)
 1968 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Man
- A Girl for Goober (1968) ... Man
 1968 Sol Madrid
Dietrich Gunman #3
 1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Fred
- The Night of the Headless Woman (1968) ... Fred (uncredited)
 1967 Custer (TV Series)
Lu-Kah
- To the Death (1967) ... Lu-Kah
 1967 The Lucy Show (TV Series)
Pete
- Lucy Meets Sheldon Leonard (1967) ... Pete
 1967 Batman (TV Series)
Templar
- Scat! Darn Catwoman (1967) ... Templar
- That Darn Catwoman (1967) ... Templar
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
Georges
- Father Abraham (1966) ... Georges
 1966 Shane (TV Series)
Indian #1
- High Road in Viator (1966) ... Indian #1
 1963-1966 Combat! (TV Series)
German Sergeant / GI #1 / Pierre
- The Raider (1965) ... GI #1
- Thunder from the Hill (1963) ... Pierre
 1965-1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Hans / Tribesman / Gypsy / ...
- The King of Diamonds Affair (1966) ... Hans
- The Arabian Affair (1965) ... Tribesman
- The Bow-Wow Affair (1965) ... Gypsy
- The Yellow Scarf Affair (1965) ... Thuggee
 1965 Convict Stage
Adam Scott
 1965 The Money Trap
Angelo (uncredited)
 1965 Fort Courageous
Indian
 1965 The Rogues (TV Series)
Panuji
- Bow to a Master (1965) ... Panuji
 1964 Arrest and Trial (TV Series)
2nd Reporter
- Signals of an Ancient Flame (1964) ... 2nd Reporter
 1963 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Joe - Police Officer
- Who Killed the Kind Doctor? (1963) ... Joe - Police Officer
 1963 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
First Indian Chief
- Turkey Day (1963) ... First Indian Chief
 1963 Come Blow Your Horn
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1963 Drums of Africa
Arab
 1963 Diary of a Madman
Wagon Driver
 1962 Five Weeks in a Balloon
Nomad Chief (uncredited)
 1962 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Hood / Coogan's Bodyguard
- The Monkey Wrench (1962) ... Hood (uncredited)
- The Canada Run (1962) ... Coogan's Bodyguard (uncredited)
 1962 Escape from Zahrain
Arab Guard Refinery Gate (uncredited)
 1962 Hands of a Stranger
Tony Wilder
 1962 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
1st Drunk
- The Angry Sky (1962) ... 1st Drunk
 1959-1962 Bonanza (TV Series)
Lynch Mob Member / Posse Member
- The Lawmaker (1962) ... Lynch Mob Member (uncredited)
- The Hanging Posse (1959) ... Posse Member
 1961 Ben Casey (TV Series)
 1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Connor
- The Case of the Malicious Mariner (1961) ... Connor
 1961 Man-Trap
Truck Driver (uncredited)
 1961 The Rebel (TV Series)
Groder - Bounty Hunter / Escoban - Body Guard
- The Found (1961) ... Groder - Bounty Hunter
- The Proxy (1961) ... Escoban - Body Guard (as George Sawaja)
 1961 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Hoodlum
- The Most Deadly Angel (1961) ... Hoodlum
 1961 Bat Masterson (TV Series)
Harry Sutton
- The Prescott Campaign (1961) ... Harry Sutton
 1961 The Police Dog Story
Driver
 1961 The Brothers Brannagan (TV Series)
Georgie
- Tough Guy (1961) ... Georgie
 1960 The Walking Target
Brodney's Driver
 1958 Flight (TV Series)
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Waiter
- Peace Bond (1958) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1957 Bop Girl Goes Calypso
Short Record Company Representative (uncredited)
 1952-1957 Dragnet (TV Series)
Sgt. Lopez
- The Big Steal (1957)
- The Big Slug (1956)
- The Big Friend (1953)
- The Big Rose (1953)
- The Big Hate (1953) ... Sgt. Lopez
 1956 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
 1956 Emergency Hospital
Jack - Ambulance Driver (uncredited)
 1956 Hot Cars
Lt. Fred Holmes
 1956 The Black Sleep
K6 - sailor
 1955 The Man Behind the Badge (TV Series)
Bartender
- The Case of the Unknown Man (1955) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1955 The Prodigal
Kavak
 1954 Dragnet
Detective Mac (uncredited)
 1953 The Desert Song
Riff Guard (uncredited)
 1953 Desert Legion
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1953 Down Among the Sheltering Palms
Native (uncredited)
 1953 Tropic Zone
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1952 The Narrow Margin
Reporter (uncredited)
 1952 With a Song in My Heart
Soldier (uncredited)
 1951 The Living Christ Series (TV Mini-Series)
Pharisee
- Triumph & Defeat ... Pharisee
- Return to Nazareth ... Pharisee
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