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Timothy Van Patten

Timothy Van Patten was born on June 10, 1959 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Christopher Van Patten. He is an actor and director, known for The Sopranos (1999), Boardwalk Empire (2010) and The White Shadow (1978). He has been married to Wendy Rossmeyer since May 23, 1996. They have three children. See full bio »
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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 13 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

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 2001 Water with Food Coloring (Short)
 1988 Catacombs
Father John Durham
 1988 The Wrong Guys
 1986-1987 Night Heat (TV Series)
Greg / Danny Rivera
- Tell Me a Story (1987) ... Greg
- Fighting Back (1986) ... Danny Rivera
 1986 Dress Gray (TV Movie)
Lugar (as Tim van Patten)
 1985 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
- Give the Boy a Hand (1985) ... Dean
- Saving Face (1985) ... Dean
 1984 California Cowboys
 1983 Johnny Garage (TV Movie)
 1982 High Powder (TV Movie)
Bill Reed
 1982 The Silence (Short)
 1978 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
- The Lost Weekend (1978) ... (as Timmy Van Patten)
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Timothy Van Patten was the subject of two Mystery Science Theater 3000 shows. Master Ninja I and Master Ninja II. Timothy played an apprentice to master ninja Lee Van Cleef (Angeleyes in The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)). See more »

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