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Richard LeParmentier (1946–2013)

Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) was Richard LeParmentier's third film after moving to Britain from the United States in 1974. Richard has appeared in over fifty films and TV shows. He used to reside in Bath, UK, and worked as a screenwriter. He also developed a comedy-drama series for the BBC and wrote a feature film. See full bio »


(age 66) in Austin, Texas, USA

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Octopussy U.S. Aide
Superman II Reporter


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 2012 Kinect Star Wars: Girly Vader (TV Movie)
Admiral Motti
 2007 Alligator (Short)
Mr. B (voice)
 2004 Soldiers: Heroes of World War II (Video Game)
American Narrator (voice)
 1992 The Berlin Conspiracy
Colonel Gurnheim
 1989-1990 Capital City (TV Series)
Lee Wolf
- The Wedding (1990) ... Lee Wolf
- A Wolf in Wolf's Clothing (1990) ... Lee Wolf
- Strange Fruits (1990) ... Lee Wolf
- Strange Attractors (1990) ... Lee Wolf
- Headhunting (1990) ... Lee Wolf
 1989 Screen Two (TV Series)
- Defrosting the Fridge (1989) ... Eddie (as Richard LeParmentiere)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Lt. Santino (as Richard Le Parmentier)
 1987 London Embassy (TV Mini-Series)
Al Sanger
- An Unofficial English Rose (1987) ... Al Sanger
 1987 Worlds Beyond (TV Series)
George Scott
- Captain Randolph (1987) ... George Scott
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series)
Dr. Kates
- Paint Me a Murder (1984) ... Dr. Kates (as Richard Parmentier)
 1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-Series)
FBI Agent
- The Trust (1983) ... FBI Agent (as Richard Parmentier)
 1983 Octopussy
U.S. Aide (as Richard Parmentier)
 1983 Philip Marlowe, Private Eye (TV Series)
- Nevada Gas (1983) ... Gandolph (as Richard Parmentier)
 1982 We'll Meet Again (TV Mini-Series)
Captain Lester Carson / Capt. Lester Carson
- Exceptional Circumstances (1982) ... Captain Lester Carson (as Richard le Parmentier)
- One Day at a Time (1982) ... Captain Lester Carson (as Richard le Parmentier)
- Up the Smoke (1982) ... Captain Lester Carson (as Richard le Parmentier)
- The Big One (1982) ... Capt. Lester Carson (as Richard le Parmentier)
- The Milk Run (1982) ... Captain Lester Carson (as Richard le Parmentier)
 1982 Shine on Harvey Moon (TV Series)
- Hail the Conquering Hero (1982) ... Chuck
 1981 Reds
Man Drinking with Pete Van Wherry (uncredited)
 1981 The House on the Hill (TV Series)
Captain Brickson
- Something for the Boys (1981) ... Captain Brickson
 1980 Superman II
Reporter (as Richard Parmentier)
 1980 The Professionals (TV Series)
- Need to Know (1980) ... Ivan (as Richard Parmentier)
 1980 Silver Dream Racer
Journalist (as Richard Parmentier)
 1979 Hazell (TV Series)
Mort Berman
- Hazell Gets the Part (1979) ... Mort Berman (as Richard Parmentier)
 1979 Turtle's Progress (TV Series)
Kirk Tyndale
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Kirk Tyndale (as Richard Parmentier)
 1979 The Music Machine
Jay Reltano (as Richard Parmentier)
 1978 Lillie (TV Mini-Series)
Third Reporter
- America (1978) ... Third Reporter (as Richard Parmentier)
 1978 Return of the Saint (TV Series)
- The Imprudent Professor (1978) ... Demmell (as Richard Parmentier)
 1978 The One and Only Phyllis Dixey (TV Movie)
G.I. at Box Office (as Richard Parmentier)
 1977 Blind Man's Bluff
Mr. Oliver (as Richard Parmentier)
 1977 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Exiles (1977) ... Harry
 1977 Valentino
The Sheik (uncredited)
 1977 Space: 1999 (TV Series)
Ed Malcolm
- Dorzak (1977) ... Ed Malcolm (as Richard Le Parmentier)
 1977 The People That Time Forgot
Lt. Whitby (as Richard Parmentier)
 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
General Motti
 1976 Play for Today (TV Series)
- Housewives' Choice (1976) ... Buzz
 1975 Rollerball
Bartholomew's Aide (as Rick LeParmentier)
 1974 Stardust
Felix Hoffman (as Richard Le Parmentier)
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TV Commercial for Star Wars XBox 360 Kinects.

Alternate Names:

Richard Le Parmentier | Rick LeParmentier | Richard LeParmentiere | Richard Parmentier | Parmentier Richard | Richard le Parmentier

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Producer David Wilkinson said that LeParmentier wrote an outstanding screenplay "one of the best he ever read" about the composer Frederick Delius's time on an orange plantation in Florida. "It would have been an expensive film to make and it box office potential limited but the writing was first-rate" Wilkinson stated. See more »

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