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Cliff Gorman

1936-10-13 Queens, New York City, New York, USA

Image of Cliff Gorman


Cliff Gorman was an American stage and screen actor. He won an Obie award in 1968 for the stage presentation of The Boys in the Band, and went on to reprise his role in the 1970 film version. Gorman and his wife cared for his fellow The Boys in the Band cast member Robert La Tourneaux in the last few months of his battle against AIDS, until La Tourneaux's death on June 3, 1986 Gorman died of leukemia in 2002, aged 65, although his final film, Kill the Poor, was not released until 2003. He was survived by his wife, Gayle Gorman.


Kill the Poor Yakov 2003-05-09
King of the Jungle Jack 2000-10-12
The 60s Father Daniel Berrigan 1999-02-07
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai Sonny Valerio 1999-10-06
Down Came a Blackbird Nick the Greek 1995-10-22
Janek: The Silent Betrayal Greenburg 1994-12-20
The Forget-Me-Not Murders Aaron 1994-03-29
Hoffa Solly Stein 1992-12-25
Terror on Track 9 Sgt. Aaron Greenberg 1992-09-20
Night and the City Phil Nasseros 1992-10-11
Murder Times Seven Aaron Greenberg 1990-10-14
Murder in Black and White Aaron Greenberg 1990-01-07
Vestige of Honor Sanderson 1990-12-30
Internal Affairs Aaron Greenberg 1988-11-06
Doubletake Aaron Greenberg 1985-11-24
Angel Lt. Andrews 1984-04-19
Cocaine and Blue Eyes Riki Anatole 1983-01-02
The Bunker Joseph Goebbels 1981-04-15
Night of the Juggler Gus Soltic 1980-06-06
All That Jazz Davis Newman 1979-12-16
An Unmarried Woman Charlie 1978-05-24
Having Babies II Arthur Magee 1977-10-28
Brinks: The Great Robbery Danny Conforti 1976-03-26
The Silence Stanley Greenberg 1975-11-06
Rosebud Yafet Hemlekh 1975-03-24
Strike Force Det. Joey Gentry 1975-04-12
Class of '63 Mickey Swerner 1973-03-14
Cops and Robbers Tom 1973-08-15
Paradise Lost Kewpie 1971-02-25
The Boys in the Band Emory 1970-03-16
The Chicago Conspiracy Trial 1970-10-04
Justine Toto 1969-08-06