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Wayne Tippit (1932–2009)

Wayne Tippit was born on December 19, 1932 in Lubbock, Texas, USA. He was an actor and assistant director, known for Guiding Light (1952), JFK (1991) and Nurse Betty (2000). He was married to Carole Macho. He died on August 28, 2009 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Guiding Light
Guiding Light Alan Spaulding (1982)(temporary replacement) / Dr. Carl Richards (1974)
JFK FBI Agent - Frank
Nurse Betty
Nurse Betty Doctor
Search for Tomorrow
Search for Tomorrow Ted Adamson


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 2009 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Cinco Supporter
- The Brothers Cinco (2009) ... Cinco Supporter
 2003 The Lyon's Den (TV Series)
 2000 Nurse Betty
 1999 A Journey in Faith (Video)
 1998 Two of a Kind (TV Series)
Father Conrad
- A Very Carrie Christmas (1998) ... Father Conrad
 1998 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Walter Emmons
- Memento Mori (1998) ... Walter Emmons
 1993-1997 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Elliott Whitfield / Howard Mitchell / FBI Agent
- The Merry Widow Murder (1997) ... Elliott Whitfield
- Living on the Streets Can Be Murder (1996) ... Howard Mitchell
- Amnesia (1993) ... FBI Agent
 1996 Something So Right (TV Series)
- Something About Schmoozing (1996) ... Iverson
 1994-1996 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series)
- Aged Heat (1996) ... (voice)
- It's the Thing of the Principal (1994) ... (voice)
 1995 Seinfeld (TV Series)
- The Secret Code (1995) ... Captain
 1995 The Client (TV Series)
Maurice Duffin
- The Burning of Atlanta (1995) ... Maurice Duffin
 1995 New York Daze (TV Series)
Howard Miller
- Too Something (pilot) (1995) ... Howard Miller
 1994 The Byrds of Paradise (TV Series)
 1990-1994 Matlock (TV Series)
Assistant D.A. Jerry Carlisle / Sen. David Hopkins
- Brennen (1994) ... Assistant D.A. Jerry Carlisle
- The Blackmailer (1990) ... Sen. David Hopkins
 1994 In the Best of Families: Marriage, Pride & Madness (TV Movie)
Dan Donaldson
 1993 The X-Files (TV Series)
Detective Thompson
- The Jersey Devil (1993) ... Detective Thompson
 1993 The Ernest Green Story (TV Movie)
 1992 Mad About You (TV Series)
Manny Gantz
- Met Someone (1992) ... Manny Gantz
 1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
 1992 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Buck Wilson
- The Classic Murder (1992) ... Buck Wilson
 1992 Love & War (TV Series)
- What Are You Wearing (1992) ... Bub
 1992 Homefront (TV Series)
Walter Lemo
- The Lemo Tomato Juice Hour (1992) ... Walter Lemo
 1992 The Torkelsons (TV Series)
- Aunt Poison (1992) ... Strickland
 1992 Honor Thy Mother (TV Movie)
 1991 JFK
FBI Agent - Frank
 1991 Dear John (TV Series)
Mary Beth's father
- Whose Soap Opera Is It Anyway? (1991) ... Mary Beth's father
 1991 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Paul Hauge
- Do No Harm (1991) ... Paul Hauge
 1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Hugh Lawson
- I'm Gonna Live Till I Die (1991) ... Hugh Lawson
 1991 Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story (TV Movie)
 1991 Dark Shadows (TV Series)
Dr. Hiram Fisher
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Dr. Hiram Fisher
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Dr. Hiram Fisher
 1990 Lifestories (TV Series)
Chuck McAuliffe
- Steve Burdick (1990) ... Chuck McAuliffe
 1990 Running Against Time (TV Movie)
FBI Agent Landry
 1990 Follow Your Heart (TV Movie)
 1990 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
John Q. Bryant
- But First a Word from Our Sponsor (1990) ... John Q. Bryant
 1990 Madhouse
 1990 Wiseguy (TV Series)
- Changing Houses (1990) ... Flanagan
 1989 Mancuso, FBI (TV Series)
- Racial Matters (1989) ... Tarnworth
 1989 Money, Power, Murder. (TV Movie)
 1989 Baywatch (TV Series)
Senator Thomas Hastings
- The Cretin of the Shallows (1989) ... Senator Thomas Hastings
 1989 The Final Days (TV Movie)
Senator Edward Gurney
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Henry Mackenzie
 1989 Hardball (TV Series)
 1989 When We Were Young (TV Movie)
 1989 The Dream Team
Captain Lewitt
 1988 Hunter (TV Series)
Dick Frost
- The Baby Game (1988) ... Dick Frost
 1988 Crime Story (TV Series)
Ambassador Morgan
- Escape (1988) ... Ambassador Morgan
- Pursuit (1988) ... Ambassador Morgan
 1988 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Magistrate Thomas Branford
- The Apprentice (1988) ... Magistrate Thomas Branford
 1986 Vengeance: The Story of Tony Cimo (TV Movie)
Bill Moon
 1985 Brass (TV Movie)
Police Commissioner Haines
 1984-1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Mr. Burleigh / Robert Stripling
- Noon Wine (1985) ... Mr. Burleigh
- Concealed Enemies, Part I: Suspicion (1984) ... Robert Stripling
 1983 Rage of Angels (TV Movie)
 1983 Illusions (TV Movie)
 1980 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Ted Adamson
- Episode dated 23 June 1980 (1980) ... Ted Adamson
 1977 Rollercoaster
Police Captain Christie
 1976 Pipe Dreams
Mike Thompson
 1976 Petrocelli (TV Series)
Det. Will Lewis
- Six Strings of Guilt (1976) ... Det. Will Lewis
 1975 Kate McShane (TV Series)
 1975 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Wade Swanson
- Poisoned Pigeon (1975) ... Wade Swanson
 1975 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series)
- The Way We Weren't (1975) ... Pilot
 1975 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
 1964 The Horror of Party Beach
Drunk Killed by Monster (uncredited)
 1954 The Secret Storm (TV Series)
Jerry Ames (1959-1965)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Dr. Carl Richards (1974) / Alan Spaulding (1982)(temporary replacement)
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Award winning TV and radio commercial voice over man in '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s. Was the voice of such products as Alka Seltzer, Excedrin, Crest toothpaste, Plymouth automobiles, Hewlett Packard, Yuban coffee, Contadina, Weight Watchers, and many others. See more »

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