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Adam Roarke (Richard Jordan Gerler)

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Biography

Brooklyn, New York, USA
Burly Brooklyn-born tough guy Adam Roarke made an infamous name for himself in 1960s biker flicks, usually donning a black leather jacket and a mean, mean scowl, typically the head of a bunch of hell-raisers. Nine of his more than 30 films would be in motorcycle movies, sometimes at odds with young rebel Jack Nicholson before his 'Easy Rider' fame. The former Richard Jordan Gerler was destined to become some type of entertainer as his dad was a vaudeville comic and his mom a chorus girl. His parents met while performing in the Ziegfeld Follies. Read more...

Actor

Character: Kisum

The Savage Seven 1968

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Character: 'Preacher'

A Bullet for Pretty Boy 1970

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Character: Raymond Bailey

The Stunt Man 1980

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Character: Douglas Goldman

Sioux City 1994

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Character: Sgt. Kelliher

Arrest and Trial 1963

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Character: Paul Durbin

Kraft Suspense Theatre 1963

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