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Paul Shenar (1936–1989)

Attractive, dark-featured character actor with a voice like thunder, and eyes like a wolf, who was featured in less than sympathetic roles throughout his career. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Albert Paul Shenar attended the University of Wisconsin. Soon after graduation, he relocated to New York City, where he quickly landed roles on ... See full bio »

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 1988 The Big Blue
Dr. Laurence
 1987 Best Seller
David Madlock
 1987 Man on Fire
 1987 The Bedroom Window
Collin Wentworth
 1987 Time Out for Dad (TV Movie)
 1986 Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (TV Movie)
Jerry Worth
 1986 Dark Mansions (TV Movie)
Phillip Drake
 1986 Raw Deal
Paulo Rocca
 1986 Dream Lover
Ben Gardner
 1985 Streets of Justice (TV Movie)
J. Elliott Sloan
 1985 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Matthew Lowington
- Discord in a Minor (1985) ... Matthew Lowington
 1983-1985 Dynasty (TV Series)
Jason Dehner / Justin Dehner
- The Californians (1985) ... Justin Dehner
- Samantha (1983) ... Jason Dehner
- The Search (1983) ... Jason Dehner
 1985 Brass (TV Movie)
Schuyler Ross
 1984 Paper Dolls (TV Series)
Jonathan Westfield
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Jonathan Westfield
 1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
James Delano
- Service Above and Beyond (1983) ... James Delano
 1983 Deadly Force
Joshua Adams
 1982 Richard II (Video)
 1982 The Secret of NIMH
Jenner (voice)
 1982 The End of August
 1980 Beulah Land (TV Mini-Series)
Roscoe Corlay
 1980 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Michael Shillingford
- Night Horrors (1980) ... Michael Shillingford
 1979 Family (TV Series)
Bob Gantry
- Moment of Truth (1979) ... Bob Gantry
 1978 Suddenly, Love (TV Movie)
Jack Graham
 1978 The Courage and the Passion (TV Movie)
Nick Silcox
 1978 Lulu
Ludwig Schon
 1977 The Mask of Alexander Cross (TV Movie)
Alexander Cross
 1977 Logan's Run (TV Series)
David Eakins
- Man Out of Time (1977) ... David Eakins
 1977 Young Dan'l Boone (TV Series)
- The Pirate (1977) ... Hammond
 1977 The Hostage Heart (TV Movie)
James Cardone
 1976-1977 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Todd Daniels / Chadwick
- See How She Runs (1977) ... Todd Daniels
- A Killer Grows Wings (1976) ... Chadwick
 1977 Roots (TV Mini-Series)
John Carrington
- Part III (1977) ... John Carrington
- Part II (1977) ... John Carrington
 1976 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Lieutenant Wertz
- The Feminum Mystique: Part 2 (1976) ... Lieutenant Wertz
- The Feminum Mystique: Part 1 (1976) ... Lieutenant Wertz
 1976 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Cory
- The Ghosthunter (1976) ... Dr. Alan Cory
 1976 Gemini Man (TV Mini-Series)
Charles Edward Royce
- Pilot (1976) ... Charles Edward Royce
 1976 The Keegans (TV Movie)
Rudi Portinari
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Announcer Wendell Warren
- The Adventure of Miss Aggie's Farewell Performance (1975) ... Announcer Wendell Warren
 1975 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Alexi Zartov
- Barnard Wants Out (1975) ... Alexi Zartov
 1975 Petrocelli (TV Series)
Archie LaSalle
- Death in Small Doses (1975) ... Archie LaSalle
 1975 Kojak (TV Series)
Arthur Harris
- Night of the Piraeus (1975) ... Arthur Harris
 1974 The Execution of Private Slovik (TV Movie)
 1974 Great Performances (TV Series)
De Guiche
 1974 Mannix (TV Series)
Johnny Sands
- The Dark Hours (1974) ... Johnny Sands
 1974 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
- House of Friends (1974) ... Blair
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
Sgt. Young
- Publish or Perish (1974) ... Sgt. Young
 1973 The ABC Afternoon Playbreak (TV Series)
Lt. Joe Moroni
- Alone with Terror (1973) ... Lt. Joe Moroni
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He acted in Edmond Rostand's play, "Cyrano De Bergerac," in an American Conservatory Theatre production at the Geary Theater in San Francisco, California with Peter Donat, Marsha Mason and Marc Singer in the cast. See more »


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Made his Off-Broadway debut as 'Michael' in "Pullman Car Hiawatha" at the Circle in the Square in 1962. See more »

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