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Fred Ward (1942 – 2022) was an American actor and producer known for his parts in The Right Stuff (1983), Miami Blues (1990), Tremors (1990), Henry & June (1990), The Player (1992), and Short Cuts (1993).


Year Film Role Notes
1973 The Age of the Medici (L'età di Cosimo de Medici) Niccolò de' Conti Episode: "The Power of Cosimo" ("Il potere di Cosimo")
1974 Cartesius Unknown TV movie
Ginger in the Morning Truck Driver
1975 Hearts of the West Sam Uncredited<ref name = Berger/>
1978 Quincy, M.E. Hostage Taker Episode: "Even Odds" (uncredited)
1979 Escape from Alcatraz John Anglin <ref name = Berger/>
The Incredible Hulk Lynch's Henchman / Marvin Episodes: "The Disciple" / "Jake"
Tilt Lenny
1980 Carny Jack
Cardiac Arrest Jamie
Belle Starr Ned Christie TV Movie
1981 Southern Comfort Corporal Lonnie Reece
1982 Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann Lyle Swann <ref name = Berger/>
1983 Silkwood Morgan <ref name = Berger/>
Uncommon Valor Wilkes
The Right Stuff Gus Grissom <ref name = Berger/>
1984 Swing Shift Archibald 'Biscuits' Toue
1985 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins Officer Samuel Edward 'Sam' Makin / CURE Agent Remo Williams <ref name = Berger/>
American Playhouse Royal Earle Thompson / Mr. Crouch Episodes: "Noon Wine" / "Triple Play II"
Secret Admirer Lou Fimple
UFOria Sheldon Bart
1986 Florida Straits 'Lucky' Boone TV movie
1987 The Price of Life Crouch Short feature
The Hitchhiker Luther Redmond Episode: "Dead Heat"
1988 Catchfire Pauling
The Prince of Pennsylvania Gary Marshetta
Big Business Roone Dimmick
Off Limits Dix
1990 Henry & June Henry Miller Also soundtrack<ref name = Berger/>
Miami Blues Sergeant Hoke Moseley Also producer
Tremors Earl Bassett <ref name = Berger/>
1991 Cast a Deadly Spell Detective Harry Philip Lovecraft TV movie
The Dark Wind Joe Leaphorn
1992 Four Eyes and Six-Guns Wyatt Earp TV movie
The Player Walter Stuckel
Equinox Mr. Paris
Thunderheart Jack Milton
Bob Roberts Chip Daley
1993 Short Cuts Stuart Kane
Two Small Bodies Lieutenant Brann Festival event
1994 [[Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult|Naked Gun Template:Frac: The Final Insult]] Rocco Dillon
1995 The Blue Villa (Un bruit qui rend fou) Frank Festival event
1996 Chain Reaction FBI Agent Leon Ford
Tremors 2: Aftershocks Earl Bassett Direct-to-video
1997 ...First Do No Harm Dave Reimuller TV movie
Best Men Sheriff Phillips
Gun John Farragut Episode: "Father John"
1998 The Vivero Letter Andrew Fallon
Invasion: Earth Major General David Reece TV miniseries
Dangerous Beauty Domenico Venier
1999 The Crimson Code Randall Brooks
2000 The Crow: Salvation Captain John L. Book
Ropewalk Charlie's Dad
The Chaos Factor Max Camden
Circus Elmo Somerset
Road Trip Earl Edwards
Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis John 'Black Jack' Bouvier III TV movie
2001 Summer Catch Sean Dunne
Corky Romano Leo Corrigan
Joe Dirt Cody Nunamaker
Full Disclosure John McWhirter
Wild Iris Errol Podubney TV movie
Dice Gacy / Noah Aldis TV miniseries
2002 Enough Jupiter
Sweet Home Alabama Earl Smooter
Birdseye Nolan Sharpless
Abandon Lieutenant Bill Stayton
2003 Masked and Anonymous Drunk
Coast to Coast Hal Kressler TV movie
2004 The Last Ride Darryl Kurtz TV movie
10.5 Roy Nolan, FEMA Director TV miniseries
Funky Monkey Don Decker
2006 ER Eddie Wyczenski 3 episodes
Grey's Anatomy Denny Duquette Sr. Episode: "What I Am"
2007 Feast of Love 'Bat'
2008 Management Jerry
Exit Speed Sergeant Archie Sparks
2009 Armored Duncan Ashcroft
Farewell (L'affaire Farewell) Ronald Reagan
The Wild Stallion Frank Mills
United States of Tara Frank Episodes: "Transition" / "From This Day Forward"
2010 In Plain Sight Frank Jergens / Frank Jerome Episode: "No Clemency for Old Men"
2011 30 Minutes or Less The Major
2012 Leverage Steve Reynolds Episode: "The D.B. Cooper Job"
2013 2 Guns U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Tuwey
2015 True Detective Eddie Velcoro Episodes: "Maybe Tomorrow" / "Omega Station"

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