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Roger V. Burton (1928–2018)

From age 11, Roger was a professional jazz musician, playing with such legends as Peggy Lee, Hoagy Carmichael and Nat 'King' Cole. He continued to work as a professional musician while getting Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Southern California, and a Ph.D. in developmental psychology from Harvard University. As an esteemed ... See full bio »


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Known For

Manna from Heaven Second Dance Couple Man
House Male Patient
The Clapper Elderly Man
George Lopez Walter


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 2020 Old Guy (Short)
Harry ("Old Guy")
 2018 The Guest Book (TV Series)
Uncle Alec
- Finding Reality (2018) ... Uncle Alec
 2018 The Cool Kids (TV Series)
- Pilot (2018) ... Phillips
 2016-2018 Baskets (TV Series)
Martha's Dad / Martha's Father
- Basque-ets (2018) ... Martha's Dad
- Thanksgiving (2018) ... Martha's Dad
- Easter in Bakersfield (2016) ... Martha's Father
 2017 The Fake News with Ted Nelms (TV Series)
Roy Baker
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Roy Baker (as Roger Vernon Burton)
 2017 Please Stand By
 2017 Fargo (TV Series)
Old Howard Zimmerman
- The Law of Non-Contradiction (2017) ... Old Howard Zimmerman
 2017/I The Clapper
Elderly Man
 2016 Shameless (TV Series)
Eugene Hamilton
- Going Once, Going Twice (2016) ... Eugene Hamilton
 2015 Super Clyde (TV Movie)
Uncle Bill
 2015 Two and a Half Men (TV Series)
King Rupert
- Of Course He's Dead: Part 1 & 2 (2015) ... King Rupert
 2013 Old Guy (TV Series)
 2011-2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Steven Tyler After Pyrotechnics / Mick Jagger's Son / Jersey Shores / ...
- Episode #22.31 (2013) ... Steven Tyler After Pyrotechnics
- Ben Affleck/Kristen Bell/Rodriguez (2013) ... Mick Jagger's Son
- Episode #21.24 (2012) ... Jersey Shores
- Episode #19.153 (2011) ... Thor & Not So Fast Five
 2013 Super Clyde (TV Movie)
Uncle Bill
 2012 Up All Night (TV Series)
- Ma'am'd (2012) ... Wayne (as Roger Burton)
 2011 Torchwood (TV Series)
Thin Old Man
- Miracle Day: Escape to LA (2011) ... Thin Old Man (as Roger Vernon Burton)
 2011 Wilfred (TV Series)
Patient #1
- Respect (2011) ... Patient #1 (as Roger Vernon Burton)
 2011 Larry Crowne
Grandfather (uncredited)
 2011 House (TV Series)
Male Patient
- Changes (2011) ... Male Patient (as Roger Burton)
 2010 Father vs. Son
Mr. Kusnitz
 2009 A Funeral for Grandpa Harry (Short)
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Skinny John
- My Name Is Inmate #28301-016: Part 1 (2007) ... Skinny John (as Roger Burton)
 2007 American Body Shop (TV Series)
Elderly Man
- SuperQuads (2007) ... Elderly Man
 2007 The Happiest Day of His Life
Husband at bar
 2007 George Lopez (TV Series)
 2007 Monk (TV Series)
Old Man
- Mr. Monk Visits a Farm (2007) ... Old Man
 2005 C'est vrai (en plus) (Short)
The Teacher (as Roger Burton)
 2002 Manna from Heaven
Second Dance Couple Man (as Roger Burton)
 1999 Temps
Stan, Jonah's father
 1997 Chairman of the Board
Member of the Board
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Professional Jazz Musician (bassist and trombonist) - played with big bands, including Peggy Lee, etc.). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Roger Vernon Burton | Roger Burton


Gabrielle B. Burton  (her death)  (5 children)


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