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David Schifter

As a teenager, David Schifter hosted a cable television show in New York City called "Spotlight on Teens", and later spent a successful 14 years as a TV news investigative reporter, reporting for stations in West Virginia, Virginia, California, New York and Cleveland. He also was a corespondent for CNN and CNBC. He earned numerous awards including... See full bio »

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  Hear the Gypsy Cry (announced)
Lt. Cmdr,. Tom Brody
 2015 Twinge (pre-production)
 2015 Realm (TV Movie) (pre-production)
William Hennessey
 2015 The Body Sculptor (filming)
Agent Terrence Marshall
 2015 Fallen Redemption (Short) (filming)
Officer Brody
  Black Songbird (filming)
 2015 Extreme the Movie (post-production)
Secretary of Defense
 2015 The Hollow Oak (Video) (post-production)
Rick Coleman
 2015 Two-Eleven (post-production)
Chris Kaufman
 2015 One Church (post-production)
 2015 Harker: The Awakening (post-production)
Mr. Nichols
 2015 Accept Not (Short) (completed)
 2013 Shifter (Short) (completed)
 2015 Switchblades and Bad Eggs (announced)
News Anchor
 2015 Partners (TV Series)
Detective Sergeant Thomas St. John
- ACT IV: Gunshots (2015) ... Detective Sergeant Thomas St. John
- ACT II: Loss of Innocence (2015) ... Detective Sergeant Thomas St. John
- ACT I: Back at It (2015) ... Detective Sergeant Thomas St. John
 2015 Secrets and Lies (TV Series)
Channel 7 reporter
- The Sister (2015) ... Channel 7 reporter (uncredited)
 2014/I The Remaining
Featured Panicked Survivor
 2014 Tammy
Drunk Single Guy (uncredited)
 2014 A Short History of Decay
Law Firm Attorney
 2014 Virtuous
Ian Fisher
 2014 Scorned: Love Kills (TV Series)
Detective Harris
- Slave for Love (2014) ... Detective Harris
 2014 It's Supernatural (TV Series)
Mr. Clark
- Randy Clark (2014) ... Mr. Clark
 2013 Crush (Video)
Senator Andrews
 2013 Simply Fine Necessities (Short)
Oliver Nickleby
 2013 Sleepy Hollow (TV Series)
Colonial Nobleman
- John Doe (2013) ... Colonial Nobleman (uncredited)
 2013 Southern Iron (Short)
Agent Martin
 2013 Under the Dome (TV Series)
TV News Reporter
- Blue on Blue (2013) ... TV News Reporter (uncredited)
 2013/IV Blackout
James T. Haag
 2012-2013 Revolution (TV Series)
Monroe Militia / DOD Security / Militia / ...
- The Dark Tower (2013) ... Monroe Militia (uncredited)
- Home (2013) ... Monroe Militia (uncredited)
- The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia (2013) ... DOD Security (uncredited)
- Ghosts (2013) ... DOD Security (uncredited)
- The Stand (2013) ... Militia (uncredited)
 2012 Piranha 3DD
Bite Victim's Father (uncredited)
 2011/I The Artifact
 2011 Pendulum Swings
Tom Blair
 2010 Butchered (Video)
Peter Reynard
 2009 Half Empty
 2009 Port City
 2009 Port City P.D. (TV Series)
Cocky Businessman
- Closed Mouths (2009) ... Cocky Businessman
 2009 The Jailhouse
Calvin Simpkins
 2009 Eyeborgs
Jack Romero
 2008/III El camino
 2008 IQ-145 (TV Series)
Hotel Manager
- Quest for Knowledge (2008) ... Hotel Manager
 2007 Tattered Angel
Live TV Reporter
 2007 Simple Things
Dr. Olson Edwards
 2006 Four the Roses
 2006 Nuestro barrio (TV Series)
Dr. Frank Hayden
 2005 Inside America's Executive Mansions (TV Short) (voice)
 2004 Days That Shook the World (TV Series documentary)
Bar Patron / Captain Matthews
- Attack on Pearl Harbor (2004) ... Captain Matthews
 2004 The Last Summer
Mr. Riley
 2004 Sins of the Jedi (Short)
Captain Rysard
 2003 Combat Jump (TV Movie)
Col. James Gavin
 2003 Fearsome
Judge Chandler
 2003 Ball of Wax
Mysterious Reporter
 2001 Black Knight
Archer (uncredited)
 2001 Domestic Disturbance
Sam Turner (uncredited)
 2001 Ding-a-ling-Less
Reporter Robert Bishop
 2000 Darktales (TV Movie)
Mr. Thomas
 2000 Students vs. School Violence (TV Movie)
Movie Studio Executive
 2000 Takedown
Scott Michaels (unconfirmed)
 2000 Freedom Song (TV Movie)
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Pesky Reporter
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Credited with starting the television career of Dr. Robi Ludwig, a New York City based psychotherapist who he once hired as a specialty reporter for a NBC affiliate where Schifter was News Director. Dr. Ludwig is a regular guest on Larry King Live, Nancy Grace, NBC's Today Show,Dr. Phil, HLN Jane Velez Mitchel, ET and The Oprah Winfrey Show." Schifter and Ludwig remain good friends. See more »

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