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Lawrence Pressman

Lawrence Pressman was born on July 10, 1939 in Cynthiana, Kentucky, USA as David M. Pressman. He is an actor, known for American Pie (1999), Shaft (1971) and Dark Angel (2000). He was previously married to Lanna Saunders. See full bio »

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American Pie
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Dark Angel
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  Golden and Gone (announced)
  The Guardian Angel (announced)
General Omar Bradley
 2018 Modern Family (TV Series)
 2018 Break a Hip (TV Series)
Carlton Kincade
 2017/I Totem
 2017 Doubt (TV Series)
Ivan Sturgill
 2013-2015 Hart of Dixie (TV Series)
Vernon 'Brando' Wilkes
 2014 Transparent (TV Series)
Ed Paskowitz
 2013 Beyond the Heavens
Pastor Jim
 2011 Lily Look Here (Short)
Mr. McCalister
 2011 Law & Order: LA (TV Series)
Judge Justin Conway
 2010 Mad Men (TV Series)
Henry Sloan
 2010 Hawthorne (TV Series)
Dr. Arkin
 2010 Gamechangers Ep. 3: A Legend in the Booth (Video short)
 2009 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Judge Schuller
 2009 Mother and Child
Dr. Morgan
 2009 Tickling Leo
Warren Pikler
 2009 Saving Grace (TV Series)
Mr. Nesbit
 2008 The Mentalist (TV Series)
Chancellor Stern
 2007-2008 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Judge Floyd Hurwitz
 2008 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Old Peter Harrison
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series)
Robert 'Dobber' Metz '07
 2007 General Hospital (TV Series)
 2004-2007 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Judge Harlan Marshall
 2003-2006 NCIS (TV Series)
Dr. Russell Pike / Director Mark
 2006 The Far Side of Jericho
Van Damm
 2006 Just Legal (TV Series)
Judge W. Alston
 2006/I Mentor
Jonathan Kendall
 2006 American Dreamz
White House Butler
 2006 Bones (TV Series)
Trent Seward
 2005 Medium (TV Series)
Therapist / Couples Counselor
 2005 Fathers and Sons (TV Movie)
Max's father (uncredited)
 2005 Nine Lives
 2004 Jack & Bobby (TV Series)
Jonas Parker
 2004 Murder Without Conviction (TV Movie)
Dr. G.K. Sanderson
 2004 Century City (TV Series)
 2004 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Floyd Stiles
 1999-2004 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Alan Stetson / Atty. Ackerman
 2003 DC 9/11: Time of Crisis (TV Movie)
Vice President Dick Cheney
 2003 American Wedding
Head Coach
 2003 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Mr. Beckworth
 2003 Mister Sterling (TV Series)
Commissioner Jarvis
 2001-2002 The Guardian (TV Series)
Donald Sample
 1999-2002 The Practice (TV Series)
Atty. Russell Mathis / Dr. Nelson Leach
 2001 The Agency (TV Series)
Admiral Callan
 2001 The Hughleys (TV Series)
Mr. Shuman
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2
Governor of California (uncredited)
 2001 Dark Angel (TV Series)
Uncle Jonas Cale
 2001 Alex in Wonder
School Counselor
 2001 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Lawrence Kendall
 2001 Family Law (TV Series)
Judge Owen Mason
 2001 Providence (TV Series)
Dr. Clemens
 2000 The X-Files (TV Series)
Mr. Milsap
 2000 The West Wing (TV Series)
Ken Cochran
 2000 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
Dr. Byron Fielding
 1999 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
Dr. Zinneman
 1998-1999 Profiler (TV Series)
Walter Anderson
 1999 American Pie
Coach Marshall
 1998 Mighty Joe Young
Dr. Baker
 1998 Very Bad Things
Mr. Fisher
 1998 My Giant
 1998 Significant Others (TV Series)
Nell's New Boss
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Judge Harland Smart
 1997 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Bill Burke
 1997 Total Security (TV Series)
 1997 The Maker
Father Minnell
 1997 Trial and Error
 1994-1997 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Tekeny Ghemor / Krajensky / Ghemor
 1997 Dangerous Minds (TV Series)
Dr. Milton Rappaport
 1996 The Pretender (TV Series)
Ben Sloane
 1996 The Uninvited (TV Movie)
 1996 She Cried No (TV Movie)
Edward Connell
 1996 The Sentinel (TV Series)
Brother Jeremy
 1996 The Sunchaser
Agent in Charge Collier
 1996 The Late Shift (TV Movie)
Bob Wright
 1996 A Case for Life (TV Movie)
Cardiac Doctor
 1996 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (TV Series)
Ezra Leonard
 1995-1996 Partners (TV Series)
 1996 All My Children (TV Series)
Principal Breck
 1995 The Client (TV Series)
Calvin Rutledge
 1995 Whose Daughter Is She? (TV Movie)
Dr. Joe Steiner
 1995 Angus
Principal Metcalf
 1993-1995 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Colter / Nicholas Burke / Professor Wesley Burke
 1995 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Arnold Rudman
 1994 The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A. (TV Movie)
 1994 The Enemy Within (TV Movie)
Atty. General Arthur Daniels
 1994 Birdland (TV Series)
 1994 To My Daughter with Love (TV Movie)
Arthur Monroe
 1985-1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Philip Holt / Tom Dutton / George Reed
 1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Richard Hollis
 1989-1993 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Benjamin Canfield
 1991 White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd (TV Movie)
Roland West
 1989 Fire and Rain (TV Movie)
Mr. Hamilton
 1989 Breaking Point (TV Movie)
Gen. Smith
 1989 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Nathan Kraft
 1989 She Knows Too Much (TV Movie)
Robert Hughes
 1988 Honor Bound
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
 1988 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
 1988 Little Girl Lost (TV Movie)
 1986-1988 Matlock (TV Series)
Dr. Jeremy Barnes / Nelson White - TV anchor
 1988 Nine to Five (TV Series)
 1987 The Hanoi Hilton
 1986 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Jack Dawson
 1986 On Wings of Eagles (TV Mini-Series)
Bill Gayden
 1986 The Deliberate Stranger (TV Movie)
Ken Wolverton
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Dr. Tobin
 1986 Hotel (TV Series)
Scott Baker
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series)
Thomas Miller
 1984 For Love or Money (TV Movie)
 1984 The Three Wishes of Billy Grier (TV Movie)
 1984 Dynasty (TV Series)
Eric Grayson
 1984 The Red-Light Sting (TV Movie)
Larry Barton
 1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Art Bradley
 1983 The Winds of War (TV Mini-Series)
Bunky Thurston
 1982 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ken Miller
 1982 Tucker's Witch (TV Series)
 1982 Rehearsal for Murder (TV Movie)
Lloyd Andrews
 1982 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Ronald Camp
 1982 Cry for the Strangers (TV Movie)
Glen Palmer
 1980-1981 Ladies' Man (TV Series)
Alan Thackeray
 1981 Darkroom (TV Series)
Charlie Miller
 1980 Nine to Five
 1980 One Day at a Time (TV Series)
Professor Barr
 1980 United States (TV Series)
 1974-1980 Insight (TV Series)
David Bliss / John - Husband
 1979 The Gathering, Part II (TV Movie)
 1979 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Congressional Aide R. Theodore Williamson
 1979 Walk Proud
Henry Lassiter
 1979 Blind Ambition (TV Mini-Series)
H.R. Haldeman
 1979 Stockard Channing in Just Friends (TV Series)
Frank Hughes
 1978 Like Mom, Like Me (TV Movie)
Michael Gruen
 1977 Mulligan's Stew (TV Series)
Michael Mulligan
 1977 The Gathering (TV Movie)
 1977 The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (TV Movie)
Paul Ewbank
 1977 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Larry Drake
 1977 Lanigan's Rabbi (TV Series)
Bert Morris
 1977 Man from Atlantis (TV Series)
Cmdr. Phil Roth
 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
Greg McGuire
 1976 Switch (TV Series)
Austin Midler
 1974-1976 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Mr. Bentley / Lloyd C. Kellner
 1976 Rich Man, Poor Man (TV Mini-Series)
Bill Denton
 1975-1976 Cannon (TV Series)
Kent Preedy / David Elder
 1975 Everybody Rides the Carousel
Stage 7 (voice)
 1974-1975 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series)
Ed Hoffman
 1972-1975 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Alan Joyce / Peter Jordan
 1975 The First 36 Hours of Dr. Durant (TV Movie)
Dr. Konrad Zane
 1975 Requiem for a Nun (TV Movie)
Gowan Stevens
 1975 Harry O (TV Series)
Alex Keller
 1975 The Man in the Glass Booth
Charlie Cohn
 1974 Paper Moon (TV Series)
 1974 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
 1974 Winter Kill (TV Movie)
Peter Lockhard
 1974 6 Rms Riv Vu (TV Movie)
Richard Miller
 1971-1973 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Tom Dayton / Leonard Thayer / Frank Latham
 1973 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Calvin Cutler
 1973 Griff (TV Series)
Leo Pendleton
 1972-1973 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Hartnett / Alex Graham
 1973 Starring: Nancy Clancy (TV Movie)
 1973 The Delphi Bureau (TV Series)
 1973 The Marcus-Nelson Murders (TV Movie)
 1972 The Snoop Sisters (TV Series)
Lieutenant Ostrowski
 1972 Bedtime Story (TV Movie)
 1971 Young Marrieds at Play (TV Movie)
 1971 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
Bill Phelps
 1971 Shaft
Tom Hannon
 1971 Cannon (TV Movie)
Herb Mayer
 1971 Making It
 1971 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Dennis Carey
 1970 The Governor & J.J. (TV Series)
John Fawcett
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Roger Castermore #1 (1969)
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He acted in Eugene O'Neill's play, "Long Day's Journey Into Night" in a Bonnie Franklin's Classic Contemporary American Play production at the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, with Mimi Kennedy, Sam Robards, Jodi Taffel, and Michael Weston in the cast. Nancy Malone was the director. See more »

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