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Dabney Coleman

1932-01-03 Austin, Texas, USA

Image of Dabney Coleman


Dabney Coleman is an American actor. He was born on January 3, 1932, in Austin, Texas. Coleman has had a prolific career spanning several decades, primarily in film and television. He is known for his versatile performances and often portrays characters with a touch of sarcasm and dry humor. Coleman's notable film roles include "9 to 5" (1980), "Tootsie" (1982), "WarGames" (1983), and "You've Got Mail" (1998). In these movies, he typically played memorable supporting characters such as bosses, authority figures, or comedic foils. In television, Coleman has appeared in various shows, earning critical acclaim for his performances. He starred in the sitcom "The Slap Maxwell Story" (1987-1988), for which he received an Emmy nomination. He also had prominent roles in series like "Buffalo Bill" (1983-1984) and "Boardwalk Empire" (2010-2011). Dabney Coleman's career has spanned over six decades, and he has left a lasting impact on the entertainment industry through his numerous roles.


Still Working 9 to 5 Self 2022-03-13
Rules Don't Apply Raymond Holliday 2016-11-23
Char·ac·ter Self 2012-11-30
Hard Four Spray Loomis 2007-11-01
Domino Drake Bishop 2005-10-14
Where the Red Fern Grows Grandpa 2003-05-03
Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade Principal Prickly (voice) 2003-12-09
Recess: All Growed Down Principal Prickley (voice) 2003-12-09
The Climb Mack 2002-02-22
Moonlight Mile Mike Mulcahey 2002-09-09
Recess: School's Out Principal Peter Prickly (voice) 2001-01-27
How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale 2000-06-20
Must Be Santa 1999-12-12
Giving It Up Johnathan Gallant 1999-03-16
Taken Ethan Grover 1999-01-01
Inspector Gadget Chief Quimby 1999-07-23
Stuart Little Dr. Beechwood 1999-12-17
You've Got Mail Nelson Fox 1998-12-17
Target Earth Senator Ben Arnold 1998-01-01
My Date with the President's Daughter President George Richmond 1998-04-19
Exiled Kevin Stolper 1998-11-08
Un amour de sorcière Joel 1997-03-19
Devil's Food Seymour Kecker 1996-09-02
In the Line of Duty: Kidnapped Arthur Milo 1995-03-12
Judicial Consent Charles Mayron 1994-01-01
Clifford Gerald Ellis 1994-04-01
Amos & Andrew Chief of Police Cecil Tolliver 1993-03-05
The Beverly Hillbillies Milburn Drysdale 1993-10-15
There Goes the Neighborhood Jeffrey Babitt 1992-10-30
Lincoln Stephen A. Douglas (voice) 1992-12-26
Never Forget William Cox 1991-04-08
Meet the Applegates Aunt Bea 1990-11-08
Where the Heart Is Stewart McBain 1990-02-23
Short Time Burt Simpson 1990-05-04
Hot to Trot Walter Sawyer 1988-08-26
Baby M Gary Skoloff 1988-05-22
Maybe Baby Hal 1988-12-05
Dragnet Jerry Caesar 1987-06-23
Guilty of Innocence: The Lenell Geter Story Ed Sigel 1987-02-03
Sworn to Silence Martin Costigan 1987-04-06
Plaza Suite Jesse Kiplinger 1987-12-03
Murrow William Paley 1986-01-19
The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Himself 1986-04-18
The Man with One Red Shoe Cooper 1985-07-18
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985-03-10
The Muppets Take Manhattan Martin Price 1984-06-27
Cloak & Dagger Jack Flack / Hal Osborne 1984-06-01
WarGames McKittrick 1983-06-03
Young Doctors in Love Dr. Joseph Prang 1982-07-16
Tootsie Ron Carlisle 1982-12-17
On Golden Pond Bill Ray 1981-12-01
Callie & Son Randall Bordeaux 1981-10-13
Modern Problems Mark Winslow 1981-12-25
Nine to Five Franklin M. Hart Jr. 1980-12-18
How to Beat the High Cost of Living Jack Heintzel 1980-07-11
Pray TV Marvin Fleece 1980-05-23
Nothing Personal Dickerson 1980-03-28
Melvin and Howard Judge Keith Hayes 1980-09-19
When She Was Bad... Jack Wilson 1979-11-25
North Dallas Forty Emmett Hunter 1979-08-03
More Than Friends Joshua 'Josh' Harrington 1978-10-20
The Case of the Baltimore Girls George Bates 1978-01-23
Maneaters Are Loose! McCallum 1978-05-03
Rolling Thunder Maxwell 1977-10-14
Viva Knievel! Ralph Thompson 1977-06-10
Black Fist Heineken 1977-08-31
Midway Captain Murray Arnold 1976-06-18
Kiss Me, Kill Me Capt. Logan 1976-05-08
Bite the Bullet Jack Parker 1975-09-26
Returning Home Al Stephenson 1975-04-30
Attack on Terror: The FBI vs. the Ku Klux Klan Paul Mathison 1975-02-20
The Other Side of the Mountain Dave McCoy 1975-11-14
House of Evil 1974-05-14
The Dove Charles Huntley 1974-06-16
Bad Ronald Mr. Wood 1974-10-23
The Towering Inferno Deputy Chief #1 1974-12-14
Savage Ted Seligson 1973-03-31
Dying Room Only Bob Mitchell 1973-09-18
Cinderella Liberty Executive Officer 1973-12-18
The President's Plane Is Missing Sen. Bert Haines 1973-10-23
I Love My Wife Frank Donnelly 1970-12-21
The Brotherhood of the Bell Agent Shepard 1970-09-17
Downhill Racer Mayo 1969-11-06
The Trouble with Girls Harrison Wilby 1969-06-24
The Scalphunters Jed 1968-02-29
This Property Is Condemned Salesman 1966-08-03
The Slender Thread Charlie 1965-12-15
Dan August: The Jealousy Factor Rick Bessett