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Norman Alexander Gibbs

Norman Alexander Gibbs was born in 1938. He is known for his work on Airplane! (1980), Runaway Train (1985) and Blue Thunder (1983). See full bio »


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Known For

Airplane! First Jive Dude
Runaway Train
Runaway Train Queen Con
Blue Thunder
Blue Thunder Man in Beanie
The Bionic Woman


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 1994 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Bystander #2
- Black Men Can Jump (1994) ... Bystander #2
 1985 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Estoccian Guard
- The Wrong Way Home (1985) ... Estoccian Guard
 1985 Runaway Train
Queen Con
 1984 Fatal Vision (TV Mini-Series)
News Reporter
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... News Reporter (as Norman Gibbs)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... News Reporter (as Norman Gibbs)
 1982-1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Transvestite / Smitty / Businessman
- Watt a Way to Go (1984) ... Transvestite
- Mayo, Hold the Pickle (1984) ... Transvestite
- Moon Over Uranus (1983) ... Smitty
 1983 Blue Thunder
Man in Beanie
 1982 Kiss Me Goodbye
 1982 Flamingo Road (TV Series)
 1980-1981 The White Shadow (TV Series)
Policeman / Thief
- Mister Hero (1981) ... Policeman
- The Death of Me Yet? (1980) ... Thief
 1980 Lou Grant (TV Series)
- Streets (1980) ... Garrett
 1980 Airplane!
First Jive Dude
 1980 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Clark
- Have You Hugged Your Nurse Today? (1980) ... Dr. Clark
 1979 Salvage 1 (TV Series)
- Hard Water: Part 2 (1979) ... Missileman
- Hard Water: Part 1 (1979) ... Missileman
 1979 Disaster on the Coastliner (TV Movie)
 1977 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
- Over the Hill Spy (1977) ... Man (as Norman Gibbs)
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 1980 Airplane! (dialogue: Jive - uncredited)
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 2005 Airplane: Long-Haul Version (Video documentary)
Himself - 'First Jive Dude'

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