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Basil Hoffman

Basil Harry Hoffman (born January 18, 1938) is an American actor. He has had a film and TV career spanning five decades mostly in supporting roles. He has starred in films with many award-winning directors, including Alan Pakula and Robert Redford. He has also authored two books about acting, including Acting and How to Be Good at It. ... Source: Article "Basil Hoffman" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.

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Jan 18, 1938 In Houston, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Great Ice Rip-Off 1974-11-06
Latest Project:
Movie Mr. Roberts 2019-05-17
Known For
Poster of Mr. Roberts
Poster of Hail, Caesar!
Poster of The Artist
Poster of All the President's Men
Movie Mr. Roberts Mr. Roberts 2019-05-17
Movie The Last Word Christopher Georrge 2017-03-03
Movie Hail, Caesar! Stu Schwartz, Accounting 2016-02-05
Movie The Pineville Heist Principal Parker 2016-04-06
Movie The French American Monsieur Tissot 2015-10-15
Movie Rio, I Love You James (segment "La Fortuna") 2014-09-12
Movie Throwdown Judge Eller 2014-12-31
Movie 3 Geezers! Victor 2013-05-22
Movie The Artist Auctioneer 2011-10-08
Movie Surreal Estate Mr. Black 2011-10-20
Movie When Life Gives You Lemons Unknown 2010-01-01
Movie The Box Don Poates 2009-09-17
Movie Down with Love C. W. (uncredited) 2003-05-08
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Hefner: Unauthorized Lawyer 1999-12-08
Movie Culture Unknown 1997-10-01
Series Kindred: The Embraced Charon the Coroner 1996-04-02
Movie The Ice Runner J.C. Kruck 1992-01-01
Movie Switch Higgins 1991-05-10
Movie Mimi & Me Professor Sauer 1991-09-07
Movie Communion Dr. Friedman 1989-11-10
Series Sledge Hammer! Sam Steinway 1986-09-23
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Series The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1985-09-29
Movie All of Me Court Clerk 1984-09-21
Movie The Ratings Game Frank Friedlander 1984-12-15
Movie My Favorite Year Herb Lee 1982-10-01
Movie Night Shift Drollhauser 1982-07-30
Movie Scout's Honor Alexander 1980-01-02
Movie Ordinary People Sloan 1980-09-19
Movie The Electric Horseman Toland 1979-12-21
Movie Love at First Bite Hotel Manager (uncredited) 1979-04-26
Movie Comes a Horseman George Bascomb 1978-10-25
Movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind Longly (uncredited) 1977-11-18
Movie All the President's Men Assistant Metro Editor 1976-04-04
Movie The Amazing Cosmic Awareness of Duffy Moon Photographer 1976-02-04
Movie The Great Ice Rip-Off Richards 1974-11-06