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Don Brockett (1930–1995)

Don Brockett was born on January 30, 1930 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Richard Donald Brockett. He was an actor, known for The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Flashdance (1983) and Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (1968). He was married to Leslie Brockett. He died on May 2, 1995 in Pittsburgh. See full bio »

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The Silence of the Lambs Friendly Psychopath
Flashdance Pete
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Chef Brockett / Mr. Bulldog / Santa Claus / Captain B / Covered wagon / Fish / Horatio the Potato Bug / King Kittypuss / Kitty's Father / Monkey's Uncle / Swan Father
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 1968-1995 Mister Rogers' Neighborhood (TV Series)
Chef Brockett / Mr. Bulldog / Santa Claus / ...
- 1686: Everybody's Special (1995) ... Chef Brockett
- 1674: Things to Wear (1994) ... Chef Brockett
- 1650: Imaginary Friends (1992) ... Chef Brockett
- 1649: Imaginary Friends (1992) ... Chef Brockett
- 1642: Art (1991) ... Chef Brockett
 1995 Houseguest
Happy Marcelli
 1993 Money for Nothing
Beer Belly
 1992 Hoffa
Police Captain
 1992 Bob Roberts
 1992 Passed Away
 1992 Against Her Will: An Incident in Baltimore (TV Movie)
Judge Mulligan
 1991 Mobsters
Irish Politician
 1991 Bloodsucking Pharaohs in Pittsburgh
Police Chief 'Buzz Saw' Ryan
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs
Friendly Psychopath
 1990 Night of the Living Dead
Zombie (uncredited)
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie)
Judge Mulino
 1990 Equal Justice (TV Series)
Court Clerk #1
- Pilot (1990) ... Court Clerk #1
 1989 Fletch Lives
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania
Tony Minetta
 1988 Tiger Warsaw
 1987 Lady Beware
 1985 Walls of Glass
Van Driver
 1985 Day of the Dead
Featured Zombie
 1985 Rappin'
Store Manager
 1983 Heart of Steel (TV Movie)
 1983 Flashdance
 1966-1967 MisteRogers (TV Series)
Chef Brockett
- Episode #7.48 (1967) ... Chef Brockett
- Episode #7.35 (1967) ... Chef Brockett
- Episode #7.18 (1967) ... Chef Brockett
- Episode #7.10 (1967) ... Chef Brockett
- Episode #7.7 (1967) ... Chef Brockett
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Don Brockett was the director of FORBIDDEN PITTSBURGH, a series of annual year-in-review spoofs of the city of Pittsburgh. He was one of the only independent producers of theatre in Pittsburgh.

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