Dick Butkus


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 3,508 this week
Trailer
1:53 | Trailer
Richard J. Butkus, "Dick", was born in Chicago, Illinois, December 9, 1942. He graduated from the University of Illinois where he was a two time All- American line backer. A first round draft pick of the Chicago Bears, Dick played for them from 1965-1973, and was named All-Pro linebacker seven times. Mr. Butkus was elected into the NFL "Football ... See full bio »

What to Watch in December

Looking for something new to watch in December? Here are some picks to fill your Watchlist.

Get some picks

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Night Court
Hurricane: Part 1 (S3, Ep21)
Sat, Dec 05 7:00 AM PST on KABCDT3 (191)
Night Court
Hurricane: Part 1 (S3, Ep21)
Sat, Dec 05 7:30 AM PST on KABCDT3 (191)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 people
created 07 Feb 2015
 
a list of 42 people
created 21 Nov 2017
 
a list of 32 people
created 04 Sep 2015
 
a list of 10000 people
created 30 Dec 2015
 
a list of 58 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Dick Butkus's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

Known For

(1990)
The Last Boy Scout Dick Butkus
(1991)
Any Given Sunday Opposing Coach - Game 3
(1999)
MacGyver Earl Dent
(1990-1991)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (56 credits)
 2001 Teddy Bears' Picnic
Dick Butkus
 1998-2000 Hang Time (TV Series)
Coach Mike Katowinski
- Graduation on Three (2000) ... Coach Mike Katowinski
- High School Confidential (2000) ... Coach Mike Katowinski
- A Night to Remember (2000) ... Coach Mike Katowinski
- For the Love of the Game (2000) ... Coach Mike Katowinski
- Secrets and Lies (2000) ... Coach Mike Katowinski
 2000 Malibu, CA (TV Series)
Uncle Charlie
- Goin' Up in Smoke (2000) ... Uncle Charlie
 1999 Any Given Sunday
Opposing Coach - Game 3
 1992-1997 Coach (TV Series)
Dick Butkus
- Upsized (1997) ... Dick Butkus
- The Bachelor Party (1992) ... Dick Butkus
 1994 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Tony Ward
- Who Killed Romeo? (1994) ... Tony Ward
 1992 Let's Kill All the Lawyers
The Turnkey
 1991 The Last Boy Scout
Dick Butkus
 1990-1991 MacGyver (TV Series)
Earl Dent
- Split Decision (1991) ... Earl Dent
- High Control (1991) ... Earl Dent
- Harry's Will (1990) ... Earl Dent
 1991 Necessary Roughness
Convict Football Player
 1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Dick Butkus
 1990 Spontaneous Combustion
Lt. General
 1987-1989 My Two Dads (TV Series)
Ed Klawicki
- Getting Smart (1989) ... Ed Klawicki
- You Love Me, Right? (1989) ... Ed Klawicki
- Basket Case (1989) ... Ed Klawicki
- Crushed (1989) ... Ed Klawicki (credit only)
- The Courtship of Nicole's Fathers (1989) ... Ed Klawicki
 1988 Crash Course (TV Movie)
Ed Konner
 1988 Growing Pains (TV Series)
Robert
- The Marrying Kind (1988) ... Robert
 1987 Time Out for Dad (TV Movie)
Dick Kowalski
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
Vic Garrett / The Annihilator
- The Annihilator (1987) ... Vic Garrett / The Annihilator
 1987 The Stepford Children (TV Movie)
Tom Wilcox
 1986 Night Court (TV Series)
Stanley
- Hurricane: Part 2 (1986) ... Stanley
- Hurricane: Part 1 (1986) ... Stanley
 1986 WWE PPV on WWE Network (TV Series)
Dick Butkus
- WrestleMania II (1986) ... Dick Butkus
 1986 Blacke's Magic (TV Series)
Ruston
- Vanishing Act (1986) ... Ruston
 1985 The Star Games (TV Series)
Referee
 1985 Half Nelson (TV Series)
Beau
- Malibu Colony (1985) ... Beau
- The Beverly Hills Princess (1985) ... Beau
- Nose Job (1985) ... Beau
- Diplomatic Inmunity (1985) ... Beau
- Uppers and Downers (1985) ... Beau
 1985 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Tank Mason
- Sudden Death (1985) ... Tank Mason
 1984 Johnny Dangerously
Arthur
 1984 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ernie Jordan
 1984 Blue Thunder (TV Series)
Richard 'Ski' Butowski
- The Island (1984) ... Richard 'Ski' Butowski
- The Godchild (1984) ... Richard 'Ski' Butowski
- The Long Flight (1984) ... Richard 'Ski' Butowski
- Payload (1984) ... Richard 'Ski' Butowski
- Clipped Wings (1984) ... Richard 'Ski' Butowski
 1983 Cracking Up
Anti-Smoking Enforcer
 1977-1982 Miller Lite: Tastes Great, Less Filling (TV Series short)
- Alumni Bowling (1982)
 1982 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Joe Blake
- Fowl Play (1982) ... Joe Blake
 1982 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)
Coach Andrews
- The Price Is Right (1982) ... Coach Andrews
 1982 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Crusher Kawalski
- Killing Isn't Everything (1982) ... Crusher Kawalski
 1982 Cass Malloy (TV Short)
Officer Alvin Dimsky
 1982 Deadly Games
Joe Adams
 1982 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Clarence / Dumbo
- One More Summer (1982) ... Clarence / Dumbo
 1981 Vega$ (TV Series)
Vinnie Trancas
- Time Bomb (1981) ... Vinnie Trancas
 1980 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (TV Movie)
Brom Bones
 1978-1980 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Derrick Haskell / Moose Maloney
- Jungle Man/Mary Ann and Miss Sophisticate (1980) ... Derrick Haskell
- Call Me Lucky/Torch Singer (1978) ... Moose Maloney
 1979 Taxi (TV Series)
Party Guy
- The Apartment (1979) ... Party Guy
 1979 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Neil
 1978 Superdome (TV Movie)
Scott Hennerson
 1976 Gus
Rob Cargil
 1976 Mother, Jugs & Speed
Rodeo
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Mini-Series)
Al Fanducci
- Part I: Chapters 1 and 2 (1976) ... Al Fanducci
 1976 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Dick Butkus
- The No-Cut Contract (1976) ... Dick Butkus
 1975 Petrocelli (TV Series)
Bill Eberly
- Terror by the Book (1975) ... Bill Eberly
 1975 Joe Forrester (TV Series)
 1975 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Bobby Laport
- One of Our Running Backs Is Missing (1975) ... Bobby Laport
 1975 Bronk (TV Series)
Roman Manescu
- The Gauntlet (1975) ... Roman Manescu
 1975 Police Story (TV Series)
Selig / Sullivan
- Officer Needs Help (1975) ... Selig
- Year of the Dragon: Part 2 (1975) ... Sullivan
 1975 Cipolla Colt
Jeff
 1975 A Matter of Wife... and Death (TV Movie)
Heavy
 1974 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Coach
- Guilt by Association (1974) ... Coach
 1974 Emergency! (TV Series)
Dave 'The Animal'
- The Hard Hours (1974) ... Dave 'The Animal'
 1971 Brian's Song (TV Movie)
Dick Butkus (uncredited)
Show Show Self (41 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Hertz Rent-a-Car with O.J. Simpson, Bubba Smith and Arnold Palmer See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Inducted into the ESPN Chicago Hall of Fame in 2011 (inaugural class) with Michael Jordan, Walter Payton, Ernie Banks, and Mike Ditka. See more »

Nickname:

The Robot of Destruction See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page

Everything That's New on Netflix in December

No need to waste time endlessly browsing—here's the entire lineup of new movies and TV shows streaming on Netflix this month.

See the full list



Recently Viewed