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Jay S. York (1938–1995)

Jay S. York was born on August 4, 1938. He is known for his work on Tall Tale (1995), Paradise Alley (1978) and Going Ape! (1981). He was married to Debi Pelletier. He died on October 7, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »


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Tall Tale
Tall Tale Lumberjack #2
Paradise Alley
Paradise Alley Wrestler
Going Ape!
Going Ape! Strong Man
Calendar Girl
Calendar Girl Tattoo Artist


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 1995 Tall Tale
Lumberjack #2
 1993 Calendar Girl
Tattoo Artist
 1993 Johnny Bago (TV Series)
- Big Top Bago (1993) ... Strongman
 1991 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
- Heart of a Champion - July 23, 1955 (1991) ... Executioner
 1989 My Two Dads (TV Series)
The Biker
- Fallen Idol (1989) ... The Biker
 1989 Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects
Duke's Cellmate
 1987 Starman (TV Series)
- The Wedding (1987) ... Fisherman
 1986 Body Slam
The Alaskan (as Jay York)
 1986 Comedy Factory (TV Series)
- The Arena (1986) ... Sheldon
 1986 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Half Dome
- Tag Team (1986) ... Half Dome
 1986 Bad Guys
Kremlin Krusher
 1985 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Buddy #1
- Fly Away Home (1985) ... Buddy #1 (as Jay York)
- Lead Me to the Altar (1985) ... Buddy #1 (as Jay York)
 1981 Going Ape!
Strong Man (as Jay York)
 1978 Paradise Alley
 1975 Gone with the West
Mimmo's Men (as Jay York)
 1969 Paint Your Wagon
Miner (uncredited)
 1968 Angels from Hell
George (as Jay York)
 1964 The Munsters (TV Series)
Crusher Kowalski
- Herman the Great (1964) ... Crusher Kowalski (as Jay York)
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6' 4" (1.93 m)

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