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Richard Jamison (1943–2017)

Richard Jamison was born on June 1, 1943 in Sabetha, Kansas, USA as Richard Leonard Jamison. He was an actor and production designer, known for Every Which Way But Loose (1978), MacGyver (1985) and The Rape of Richard Beck (1985). He was married to Ellen Smith Jamison. He died on March 19, 2017 in Simi Valley, California, USA. See full bio »

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MacGyver Ralph / Wilson
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 2004 Shank's Mare
Eamonn Shanks
 1999 Vengeance Unlimited (TV Series)
- Critical (1999)
 1988-1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Jury Foreperson / Andy Globas
- How Much Is That Bentley in the Window (1993) ... Jury Foreperson
- Gorilla My Dreams (1988) ... Andy Globas
 1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Delivery Man
- The Legacy of Borbey House (1993) ... Delivery Man
 1991 Sisters (TV Series)
- Freedom's Just Another Word (1991) ... Officer
 1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
- Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (1991) ... Teacher
 1990 Knots Landing (TV Series)
- Only Just Begun (1990) ... Bartender
 1988 Police Story: Gladiator School (TV Movie)
Court Clerk
 1988 The New Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
- Drivers Ed (1988) ... Coach (as Richard L. Jamison)
 1985-1987 MacGyver (TV Series)
Ralph / Wilson
- Back from the Dead (1987) ... Ralph
- The Eraser (1986) ... Ralph (as Richard L. Jamison)
- The Heist (1985) ... Wilson
 1987 Destination America (TV Movie)
 1987 Retribution
4th Killer
 1987 Designing Women (TV Series)
Ed Shelton
- Oh, Suzannah (1987) ... Ed Shelton
 1987 Sister Margaret and the Saturday Night Ladies (TV Movie)
 1984-1986 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Gate Man / Frank
- That's Our Dad (1986) ... Gate Man
- Hotel of Dreams (1984) ... Frank
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Guard No. 1 (segment "To See the Invisible Man")
- The Elevator/To See the Invisible Man/Tooth and Consequences (1986) ... Guard No. 1 (segment "To See the Invisible Man")
 1986 Melba (TV Series)
- Manhunt (1986)
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- Eye in the Sky (1985)
 1985 Hunter (TV Series)
SWAT Commander
- Night of the Dragons (1985) ... SWAT Commander
 1985 The Rape of Richard Beck (TV Movie)
 1985 Sylvester
Capt. Marsh
 1984 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Police Capt. Mundy
- Our Fair City (1984) ... Police Capt. Mundy
 1984 I Married a Centerfold (TV Movie)
Ernie Kreeger
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Security Guard
- Playing God: Part 2 (1984) ... Security Guard
 1984 When She Says No (TV Movie)
Det. Lobell
 1983 Who's in Charge? (TV Movie)
 1980-1981 Alice (TV Series)
Man #1 / Customer
- Mel's Cousin, Wendell (1981) ... Man #1
- Dog Day Evening (1980) ... Customer
 1979 Over the Edge
 1979 The Sacketts (TV Mini-Series)
Miner #1
- Part II (1979) ... Miner #1
- Part I (1979) ... Miner #1
 1979 The Chisholms (TV Mini-Series)
Captain Kelsey
- Chapter IV (1979) ... Captain Kelsey (as Richard L. Jamison)
 1977 One on One
High School Coach
 1977 Snowbeast (TV Movie)
Ben Cochran
 1976 The Disappearance of Aimee (TV Movie)
 1973 Scarecrow
Young Man (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Dick Jamison | Richard L. Jamison

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