Marco Perella

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Marco Perella was born on May 18, 1949 in Houston, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for Boyhood (2014), Friday Night Lights (2004) and Miss Congeniality (2000). He has been married to Diane Perella since 1984. They have two children. See full bio »

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Boyhood Professor Bill Welbrock
Miss Congeniality Starbucks Guy


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 2020 Death in Texas
 2019 A Room Full of Nothing
 2019 A Good Son (Short)
 2017/II Human Resources (Short)
Dr. Datillo
 2017 The Son (TV Series)
Sheriff Graham
- Scalps (2017) ... Sheriff Graham
- The Prophecy (2017) ... Sheriff Graham
- The Plum Tree (2017) ... Sheriff Graham
- First Son of Texas (2017) ... Sheriff Graham
 2016 The Golden Rut
 2016 Queen of the South (TV Series)
- El Hombre Pájaro (2016) ... Sam
 2016 American Crime (TV Series)
Senator Robert Butler
- Season Two: Episode Ten (2016) ... Senator Robert Butler
 2015 My All-American
Dr. Martin
 2015 The Leftovers (TV Series)
Charlie Simpson
- No Room at the Inn (2015) ... Charlie Simpson
 2015 The Teller and the Truth
FBI Agent Carl Winstead
 2015 The Devil's Candy
Sgt. Investigator Davis
 2015 In an Instant (TV Series documentary)
as Koski's neighbor
- The Shootout (2015) ... as Koski's neighbor
 2014/I Boyhood
Professor Bill Welbrock
 2013 This Is Where We Live
Doctor Benson
 2013 Dallas (TV Series)
Mark-Oil Executive
- Battle Lines (2013) ... Mark-Oil Executive
 2012 Deep in the Heart
 2011 Almost Forgiven (Short)
 2010 Lone Star (TV Series)
- One in Every Family (2010) ... Man
 2010 Beatdown
 2009 Spirit Camp
Nikki's Dad
 2009 The Cowpokes Ball (Short)
TV station manager
 2008 Friday Night Lights (TV Series)
Big Shot
- A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (2008) ... Big Shot
 2007 Bag Bait (Short)
 2007 Broke Sky
 2007 Elvis and Anabelle
 2006 Love and Mary
 2006 Infamous
Clifford Hope
 2006 A Scanner Darkly
 2006 Fast Food Nation
Tom Watson
 2005 The King
 2005 Sin City
Skinny Dude
 2005 The Wendell Baker Story
 2005/I Room
 2004 Friday Night Lights
 2004 America Brown
District Attorney (as Marco Parella)
 2004 No Pain, No Gain
Preppy Customer
 2003 The Life of David Gale
TV Host
 2000 Miss Congeniality
Starbucks Guy
 2000 Picnic (TV Movie)
Police Chief
 2000 Hell Swarm (TV Movie)
Brad Dempsey
 1993-1999 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Cobalt / Zeke
- No Way Out (1999) ... Zeke
- Payback (1994) ... Cobalt
- The Long Haul (1994) ... Cobalt
- In the Name of God (1993) ... Cobalt
- One Riot, One Ranger (1993) ... Cobalt
 1999 Varsity Blues
Dr. Benton
 1998 Home Fries
Good Ol' Boy in Pickup
 1998 Ares Rising (Video Game)
 1998 To Live Again (TV Movie)
News Anchor
 1997 Keys to Tulsa
Bedford Shaw
 1997 Spamarama the Movie
Tex (as Marco Parella)
 1996 Deep in the Heart
Mickey / Coach
 1996 The People Next Door (TV Movie)
Simms, Manager
 1996 Two Mothers for Zachary (TV Movie)
Reporter #2
 1996 Lone Star
Anglo Father
 1995 Wishbone (TV Series)
Seymour LaVista
- Rushin' to the Bone (1995) ... Seymour LaVista
 1995 Crusader: No Remorse (Video Game)
Weasel (voice)
 1995 The Tuskegee Airmen (TV Movie)
Col. Sirca
 1995 The Man with the Perfect Swing
Chuck Carter
 1995 Tall, Dark and Deadly (TV Movie)
 1994 Shadows of Desire (TV Movie)
Man #1
 1994 The Chase
Cop #2
 1993 Strike Commander (Video Game)
Tex (voice)
 1993 A Perfect World
Road Block Officer
 1993 Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald (TV Movie)
2nd Young Guy
 1993 My Boyfriend's Back
 1993 Murder in the Heartland (TV Mini Series)
Bob Von Busch (uncredited)
 1992-1993 Dangerous Curves (TV Series)
Trank / Bruder Larry
- Crack Up (1993) ... Trank
- Cast the First Stone (1992) ... Bruder Larry
 1992 Hank's Journey (Video short)
Hank Leonard
 1991 JFK
Mercer Interrogator
 1991 A Seduction in Travis County (TV Movie)
 1991 Knight Rider 2000 (TV Movie)
Police Sergeant
 1991 In Broad Daylight (TV Movie)
Knowles (as Marco Parella)
 1990 A Killing in a Small Town (TV Movie)
Rick Slocum
 1990 Challenger (TV Movie)
Dick Methia
 1989 Night Game
Color Man
 1989 Black Snow
 1988 Pancho Barnes (TV Movie)
Maj. Cooper
 1988 Cohen and Tate
FBI George
 1988 It Takes Two
 1988 D.O.A.
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- Mirrors (1987) ... Paramedic
 1985 Fandango
Jester (scenes deleted)
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Marco Parella


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Diane Perella  (2 children)

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