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Philip Bruns

1931-05-02 Pipestone, Minnesota, USA

Image of Philip Bruns


Philip Bruns (May 2, 1931 – February 8, 2012) was an American television and movie actor and writer. He portrayed George Shumway, the father of Mary Hartman on the 1970s comedic series Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, and Morty Seinfeld, the father of Jerry Seinfeld, in the 1990 second episode of Seinfeld.


Inferno Old Man Buyer 1999-09-25
Johnny Skidmarks Old Coot 1998-01-18
The Trigger Effect Mr. Schaefer 1996-08-30
Digital Man Bob 1995-09-05
Pentathlon Vic 1994-06-04
Love Bites Vinnie Helsting 1993-09-15
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them Irv Crown 1992-11-26
Dead Men Don't Die Nolan 1990-09-08
Return of the Living Dead Part II Doc Mandel 1988-01-15
Amazon Women on the Moon French Ventriloquist Dummy Manager 1987-09-18
Betrayed by Innocence Judge Mendola 1986-03-01
The Christmas Star Lucky 1986-12-14
Airwolf: The Movie Mitch, the Director 1984-06-26
Flashdance Frank Szabo 1983-04-14
My Favorite Year Fed. Marshal Holt / Featured Player 1982-10-01
The Stunt Man Ace 1980-06-27
The Gold Bug Tattoo 1980-02-02
Aunt Mary Det. LaMonica 1979-12-05
Corvette Summer Gil 1978-06-02
The Chopped Liver Brothers Mr. Ruth 1977-05-06
Nickelodeon Duncan 1976-12-21
Flash and the Firecat Mr. Walley 1975-05-31
Target Risk Marty 1975-01-06
Rock-a-Die Baby Lt. John Anderson 1975-03-21
The Great Waldo Pepper Dilhoefer 1975-03-13
The Kansas City Massacre Capt. Jackson 1975-09-19
Last Hours Before Morning Max 1975-04-19
Harry and Tonto Burt Coombes 1974-08-12
The Family Kovack Jo-Jo Linsen 1974-04-05
Mr. Inside/Mr. Outside Brack 1973-03-14
Night of the Dark Full Moon Wilfred Butler (1929) 1972-11-01
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight Gallagher 1971-12-22
Taking Off Policeman 1971-03-28
Jenny Fred Callahan 1970-01-02
The Out-of-Towners Officer Meyers 1970-05-28
Let Me Hear You Whisper Dan 1969-05-23
Midnight Cowboy Man in TV Montage (uncredited) 1969-05-25
The Swimmer Biswangers' Pool Party Guest (uncredited) 1968-08-09
A Thousand Clowns The Man in the Restaurant 1965-12-13