Richard Cotovsky

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Richard Cotovsky was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in the Rogers Park area. He attended the Mary Bartleme School which is now an old folks home. He then went to Stone School and graduated in 1967. He continued his education at Senn H.S. and transferred to Niles North H.S. when his family moved to Skokie, Ill. Not knowing what he wanted to ... See full bio »

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Stir of Echoes Neighborhood Man
Little Fockers Newspaper Vendor
Office Christmas Party Salvation Army Collector
Cold Night Into Dawn Homeless Man


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  Anita (announced)
Friar Ugo Bassi
 2018 Not Welcome
 2013-2017 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
Pawn Shop Owner / Mick
- Devil's Bargain (2017) ... Pawn Shop Owner
- Viral (2013) ... Mick
 2017 A Place to Be
 2016 Office Christmas Party
Salvation Army Collector
 2015 Cowl Girl (TV Series short)
- Pilot ... Franklin
 2015 Devolve (TV Series)
 2015 The Origins of Wit and Humor
Stan Veckel
 2015 Under Covers (TV Series short)
 2014/I Chat
Hotdog Vendor / Groundskeeper
 2014/I Checked Out (Short)
 2014 Crisis (TV Series)
Homeless Man
- How Far Would You Go (2014) ... Homeless Man
 2014 The Drunk
AA Tim
 2014 The Two Thieves (Short)
 2014 Mind Games (TV Series)
- Apophenia (2014) ... William
 2014/III Animals
 2014 Warren
 2013 Doubt (TV Movie)
Laughing Drunk
 2013 Shameless (TV Series)
- Order Room Service (2013) ... Bum
 2013 Best If Used By (Short)
 2012 Roundabout American
Pines Motel Receptionist
 2012 Just Like a Woman
 2011 The Playboy Club (TV Series)
Tough Man 2
 2011 The Chicago Code (TV Series)
- Black Hand and the Shotgun Man (2011) ... Drunk
 2010 Little Fockers
Newspaper Vendor (as Richard Cutovsky)
 2010 Janie Jones
Club Manager
 2009 A Perfect Manhattan (Short)
 2009 An Evening with Emery Long (Short)
 2008 The Professional Interview (Short)
 2004 Bad Meat
Meat Worker 1
 2003 Mr. Id
 2002 Design
Plaid Pants Freak
 1996-2000 Early Edition (TV Series)
Bartender / Tools
- Mel Schwartz, Bounty Hunter (2000) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- The Paper (1996) ... Tools
 1999 Stir of Echoes
Neighborhood Man
 1999 Turks (TV Series)
Arcade Mangager
- Friends & Strangers (1999) ... Arcade Mangager
 1999 Unconditional Love
Homeless man
 1998 Cupid (TV Series)
Open Mike Singer
- First Loves (1998) ... Open Mike Singer
 1998 A Will of Their Own (TV Mini-Series)
Beatnik Poet Allen Ginsburg
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Beatnik Poet Allen Ginsburg
 1997 Lionel on a Sunday (Short)
Vendor Vendor
 1997/II The Ride
 1997 Cold Night Into Dawn
Homeless Man
 1997 ER (TV Series)
Homeless Man
- The Long Way Around (1997) ... Homeless Man
 1995 Pictures of Baby Jane Doe
Regenerated Woodman
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In Chicago in 2000 directed Live Bait Theater's world premiere of the John Susman play "Nelson & Simone" about the affair between Nelson Algren and Simone de Beauvoir. Gary Houston played Algren and Rebecca Covey played Beauvoir. See more »

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Richard Cutovsky

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He was nominated for a 2006 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation for Actor in a Principal Role in a Play for "Buried Child" at the Mary-Arrchie Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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