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Philip Baker Hall

Philip Baker Hall (born September 10, 1931) is an American actor. In film, Hall has portrayed the lead roles of President Richard Nixon in Robert Altman's Secret Honor (1984), Arthur Pratt in Duck (2005), and Sydney in Paul Thomas Anderson's Hard Eight (1996), later collaborating with Anderson on Boogie Nights (1997) and Magnolia (1999). He is also known for his portrayal of Lieutenant Bookman, Library Cop on Seinfeld. Description above from the Wikipedia article Philip Baker Hall, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 10, 1931 In Toledo, Ohio, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Zabriskie Point 1970-02-09
Latest Project:
Movie A Buck's Worth 2022
Known For
Poster of A Buck's Worth
Poster of Playing It Cool
Poster of The Amityville Horror
Poster of Bruce Almighty
Movie A Buck's Worth Unknown 2022
Series Messiah Zelman Katz 2020-01-01
Movie Dear Chickens Emil 2018-07-27
Movie The Last Word Edward 2017-03-03
Movie Person to Person Jimmy 2017-07-28
Series Room 104 Charlie 2017-07-28
Series Second Chance Jimmy Pritchard (75 years old) 2016-01-13
Movie Playing It Cool Granddad 2014-09-26
Movie Altman Himself 2014-08-01
Movie Showing Up Himself 2014-02-25
Series BoJack Horseman Hank Hippopopalous (voice) 2014-08-22
Movie Clear History McKenzie 2013-08-10
Movie Bad Words Dr. Bowman 2013-09-06
Movie Bending The Rules Herb Gold 2012-03-09
Movie Dog Eat Dog Old Man 2012-06-22
Movie People Like Us Ike Rafferty 2012-06-29
Movie The Chicago 8 Judge Julius Hoffman 2011-06-04
Movie Mr. Popper's Penguins Franklin 2011-06-17
Movie 50/50 Alan 2011-09-30
Movie All Good Things Malvern Bump 2010-12-03
Movie Wonderful World The Man 2009-01-08
Movie The Lodger Captain Smith 2009-01-14
Movie Fired Up! Coach Byrnes 2009-02-20
Series Modern Family Walt Kleezak 2009-09-23
Movie Zodiac Sherwood Morrill 2007-03-02
Movie You Kill Me Roman Krzeminski 2007-02-09
Movie The TV Set Vernon Maxwell 2007-04-06
Movie Rush Hour 3 Capt. William Diel 2007-08-08
Movie Mrs. Harris Arthur Schulte 2006-02-25
Movie Islander Popper 2006-01-01
Movie The Shaggy Dog Lance Strictland 2006-03-09
Series Big Love Ned Johanssen 2006-03-12
Series Psych Irving Parker 2006-07-07
Series The Loop Unknown 2006-03-15
Movie Duck Arthur Pratt 2005-03-11
Movie The Amityville Horror Father Callaway 2005-04-14
Movie The Zodiac Frank Perkins 2005-07-31
Movie The Matador Mr. Randy 2005-05-12
Series Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Movie In Good Company Eugene Kalb 2004-12-29
Movie Dogville Tom Edison Senior 2003-05-19
Movie A House on a Hill Harry Mayfield 2003-11-14
Movie Bruce Almighty Jack Baylor 2003-05-23
Movie Path to War Everett Dirksen 2003-10-28
Movie Die, Mommie, Die! Sol Sussman 2003-10-31
Movie The Sum of All Fears Defense Secretary Becker 2002-05-31
Movie A Gentleman's Game Charlie Logan 2002-01-01
Series Everwood Unknown 2002-09-16
Series Without a Trace Noah Ridder 2002-09-26
Series Monk Unknown 2002-07-12
Series Night Visions Unknown 2001-07-12
Series Pasadena George Reese Greeley 2001-09-28
Movie Rules of Engagement Gen. H. Lawrence Hodges 2000-04-07
Movie Psycho Path Himself 2000-02-10
Movie That Moment: Magnolia Diary Himself 2000-01-01
Series Baby Blues Unknown 2000-07-28
Movie Lost Souls Father James 2000-10-13
Movie The Contender Oscar Billings 2000-10-13
Movie Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Aristotle Onassis 2000-11-04
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Movie The Insider Don Hewitt 1999-03-10
Movie Implicated Mr. Sawyer 1999-01-01
Movie Let the Devil Wear Black Sol Hirsch 1999-01-01
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Cradle Will Rock Gray Mathers 1999-12-10
Movie The Talented Mr. Ripley Alvin MacCarron 1999-12-25
Movie Magnolia Jimmy Gator 1999-12-10
Movie Witness to the Mob Toddo Aurello 1998-05-10
Movie Sour Grapes Mr. Bell 1998-01-01
Movie The Truman Show Network Executive 1998-06-04
Movie Tempting Fate Dr. Bardwell 1998-04-05
Movie Judas Kiss Pobby Malavero 1998-09-16
Movie Enemy of the State Mark Silverberg (uncredited) 1998-11-20
Movie Psycho Sheriff Chambers 1998-12-04
Movie Rush Hour Captain Diel 1998-09-18
Series The Practice Joseph Vinocour 1997-03-04
Movie Buddy Minister 1997-06-06
Series Michael Hayes William Vaughn 1997-09-15
Movie Air Force One U.S. Attorney General Ward 1997-07-25
Movie Boogie Nights Floyd Gondolli 1997-10-07
Movie Eye for an Eye Sidney Hughes 1996-01-12
Movie Hard Eight Sydney Brown 1996-02-28
Movie The Little Death Detective Snyder 1996-01-01
Series Millennium Unknown 1996-10-25
Movie The Rock Chief Justice (uncredited) 1996-06-07
Series Life's Work Unknown 1996-09-17
Movie Hit Me Lenny Ish 1996-09-09
Movie Kiss of Death Big Junior Brown 1995-04-21
Series Chicago Hope Unknown 1994-09-18
Movie Roswell Roswell General 1994-07-31
Movie Without Warning Dr. Kurt Lowden 1994-10-30
Movie Cigarettes & Coffee Unknown 1993-08-03
Movie Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232 Sam Gochenour 1992-02-24
Movie Live Wire Senator Thyme 1992-09-03
Movie Blue Desert Joe 1991-07-11
Movie How I Got Into College Dean Patterson 1989-05-19
Movie Ghostbusters II Police Commissioner 1989-06-16
Movie Say Anything... IRS Boss 1989-04-14
Movie Incident at Dark River Dr. Leo Manus 1989-12-04
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Movie An Innocent Man Judge Kenneth Lavet 1989-10-06
Movie Midnight Run Sidney 1988-07-20
Movie Goddess of Love Detective Charles 1988-11-20
Movie The Spirit Sevrin 1987-07-31
Series Mariah Unknown 1987-04-01
Movie Three O'Clock High Detective Mulvahill 1987-10-09
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie Who Is Julia? Dean May 1986-10-26
Movie Secret Honor Richard Nixon 1984-09-15
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Series Hardcastle and McCormick Unknown 1983-09-18
Movie The Night The Bridge Fell Down Warren Meech 1983-02-28
Series T. J. Hooker Unknown 1982-03-13
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Series Family Ties Unknown 1982-09-22
Movie This House Possessed Clerk 1981-02-06
Series Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04
Movie The Last Reunion Mike Sills 1980-01-01
Movie Samurai Prof. Owens 1979-04-29
Movie Mayday at 40,000 Feet! Reporter 1977-04-29
Series The Fitzpatricks Unknown 1977-09-05
Movie Kill Me If You Can Phillips 1977-09-25
Series Quincy, M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03
Movie The Last Survivors 1975-03-04
Series Good Times Unknown 1974-02-08
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
Movie Zabriskie Point Diner Owner (uncredited) 1970-02-09
Movie Love-In '72 Father Reis 1970-03-21