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Max Wright was born on August 2, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as George Wright. He is an actor, known for ALF (1986), Norm (1999) and All That Jazz (1979). He has been married to Linda Wright since 1965. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2005 Back to Norm (TV Movie)
Uncle Joe
 2003 A Minute with Stan Hooper (TV Series)
The Mayor
- Stan Hooper Goes to Washington (2003) ... The Mayor
 2002 Easter
Zaddock Pratt
 1999 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
Drew's Stomach
- Drew's Stomachache (1999) ... Drew's Stomach
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
Horace Whaley
 1998 Mad About You (TV Series)
Elevator Man
- Season Opener (1998) ... Elevator Man
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-Series)
Guenter Wendt
- We Have Cleared the Tower (1998) ... Guenter Wendt
 1997 Dead by Midnight (TV Movie)
Dr. Jonas Reilly
 1996 High Incident (TV Series)
- Change Partners (1996)
 1996 Aaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series)
Herbie Hinkle
- You Only Scare Twice/Less Talk, More Monsters (1996) ... Herbie Hinkle (voice)
 1996 Early Edition (TV Series)
Mayor Mike Garfield
- Thief Swipes Mayor's Dog (1996) ... Mayor Mike Garfield
 1996 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
- Some Call Them Beasts (1996) ... Bishop
 1995 Grumpier Old Men
County Health Inspector
 1995 A Mother's Gift (TV Movie)
Herman Mandelbrot
 1994 The Shadow
 1994 White Mile (TV Movie)
Bill Spencer
 1994 Monty (TV Series)
Wild, Wild Willy
- Wild, Wild Willy and His O.K. Corral (1994) ... Wild, Wild Willy
 1993 Roc (TV Series)
Mr. Cole
- Shove It Up Your Asprin (1993) ... Mr. Cole
 1993 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Marshall Corwin
- All the Life That's Fit to Print (1993) ... Marshall Corwin
 1993 Dudley (TV Series)
- Learnin' the Blues (1993) ... Paul
- Off the Record (1993) ... Paul
 1992 The Powers That Be (TV Series)
Justice Reynolds
- Sophie's Big Decision (1992) ... Justice Reynolds
 1992 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
Dr. Wormser
- Allergic to Love (1992) ... Dr. Wormser
 1991 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Gerald Yelverton
- The Taxman Cometh (1991) ... Gerald Yelverton
 1988 Going to the Chapel
Howard Haldane
 1987 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Prince Heinrick
- The Dancing Princesses (1987) ... Prince Heinrick
 1987 You Are the Jury (TV Series)
Judge Rhodes
- The State of Oregon vs. Stanley Manning (1987) ... Judge Rhodes
 1986 Soul Man
Dr. Aronson
 1986 Touch and Go
 1986 Liberty (TV Movie)
Alexandre Gustave Eiffel
 1986 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
Leon Pakulski
- The Faculty (1986) ... Leon Pakulski
 1985 Konrad (TV Movie)
Dr. Al Monford
 1985 Fraternity Vacation
Millard Tvedt
 1985 Benson (TV Series)
- Mid-life Cowboy (1985) ... Bernard
 1985 Code Name: Foxfire (TV Series)
 1985 Scandal Sheet (TV Movie)
Stan Clark
 1984 E/R (TV Series)
Marvin Brock
- Mr. Fix-It (1984) ... Marvin Brock
 1984 The Boy Who Loved Trolls (TV Movie)
 1984 After MASH (TV Series)
Burt Philbrick
- Less Miserables (1984) ... Burt Philbrick
 1984 I Gave at the Office (TV Series)
 1983 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Mr. Bundle
- Trick or Treat (Pilot) (1983) ... Mr. Bundle
 1983 The Sting II
Floor Manager
 1982 Taxi (TV Series)
Mr. Ambrose
- The Road Not Taken: Part 2 (1982) ... Mr. Ambrose
 1982 Code Red (TV Series)
- No Escape (1982)
 1982 Open All Night (TV Series)
Jeremy 'Duke Dizzy Zoot' Howe
- The Chicken Suit (1982) ... Jeremy 'Duke Dizzy Zoot' Howe
 1982 Dangerous Company (TV Movie)
Dr. Boone
 1982 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Dr. Robert Chase
- Hart of Diamonds (1982) ... Dr. Robert Chase
 1981 Reds
Floyd Dell
 1981 For Ladies Only (TV Movie)
Shakespeare Director
 1980 Playing for Time (TV Movie)
Dr. Mengele
 1980 Simon
Leon Hundertwasser
 1979 All That Jazz
Joshua Penn
 1979 Last Embrace
Second Commuter
 1977 Red Alert (TV Movie)
 1974 Great Performances (TV Series)
- In Fashion (1974) ... Etienne
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Appeared in Lincoln Center Theatre's Summer 1998 production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, opposite Helen Hunt and Kyra Sedgwick. See more »

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Bears an uncanny resemblance to Colonel Oliver North's lawyer during the Iran-Contra hearings. So much so, he and the ALF puppet did a short made-for-TV spoof of the Senate Commitee hearings, in which ALF was being questioned on whether or not he was an alien, and he would lean over to hear the whispered advice from Willie (played by Wright), just like Oliver North was doing during his own ... See more »



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