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Richard Tyson was born in Mobile, Alabama but eventually pursued his love of acting and moved to Hollywood, California. Landing one of his first roles on the hit TV show, 'Moonlighting' (with Bruce Willis and Cybil Shepherd), Richard's career took off from there and hasn't shown any sign of slowing down since. Best known for his roles as Buddy ... See full bio »

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 2018 Asarum (filming)
Jack Davis
 2017 Rabid Christmas (pre-production)
Colonel Stone
 2016 Niemand (post-production)
Dr. Smith
  Demented (post-production)
Detective Alex Lockhart
  Eternal (announced)
Captain Joshua Burke (rumored)
  Soul Lake (post-production)
Pete (rumored)
  When the Storm God Rides (pre-production)
Fred Scott (rumored)
 2016 The Obsidian Curse
 2016 Boonville Redemption
 2016 The Sector
 2016 The Perfect Weapon
 2016 Simon Says
Dr. Sinclaire
 2016 Playing with Dolls: Bloodlust
The Watcher / Scopophilio
 2015 Our Apartment
Chuck (as Chuck)
 2015 Despair Sessions
Antonio Rugada
 2015 Hayride 2
 2015 Playing with Dolls
The Watcher / Scopophilio
 2015 A Turn in the Sun
Sergeant Wade
 2015 Bound to Vengeance
 2014 Sunken City
 2014/I Glory Days
Bob Anderson
 2012 Company M: A Mob of Soldiers
Thomas Baird
 2012 Hayride
 2011/I Under the Bridge
 2011 Double Tap
Captain Spears
 2011 Naked Run
Lancer Higgins
 2010 Creative Differences
 2010 Once Fallen
 2009 The Fear Chamber
 2009 Dark Room Theater
Officer Carlson
 2008 Jake's Corner
Johnny Dunn
 2007 The Dukes
 2007 Flight of the Living Dead
Paul Judd
 2006 Big Bad Wolf
Mitchell Toblat / Beast
 2006 When I Find the Ocean
 2006 The Visitation
Sheriff Brett Henchle
 2005 Yesterday's Dreams
 2004 Moscow Heat
Nikolay Klimov (as Richard Tayson)
 2002 Cottonmouth
Thomas Carruth
 2001 Firetrap
Paul Brody
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene
Gun Shop Owner
 1999 Desert Thunder
Ralph Streets
 1999 Monsoon
Gaspar Dias / Kenneth Blake
 1999 Implicated
 1998 There's Something About Mary
Detective Krevoy (as Richard M. Tyson)
 1998 The Pandora Project
Captain William Stenwick
 1997 Time Under Fire
 1996 The Glass Cage
Paul Yaeger
 1995 Pharaoh's Army
 1994 Dark Tide
 1987 Three O'Clock High
Buddy Revell
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Alternate Names:

Chuck | Richard Tayson | Richard M. Tyson


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His brother, John Tyson Jr. is currently district attorney for the city of Mobile, Alabama, and is the 2006 Democratic candidate for Alabama Attorney General, running against incumbent AG Troy King. See more »



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