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Ed Lauter (Edward Matthew Lauter II)

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Long Beach, Long Island, New York, USA
Edward Matthew Lauter II was born on October 30, 1938 in Long Beach, New York. In a film career that has extended for over four decades, Lauter has starred in a plethora of film and television productions since making his big screen debut in the western Dirty Little Billy (1972). He had portrayed an eclectic array of characters over the years, including (but not limited to), authority/military figures, edgy villains, and good-hearted heavies. Many will remember him for his appearance as the stern Captain Wilhelm Knauer in The Longest Yard (1974) (Lauter also made a cameo in the 2005 remake). Read more...

Actor

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Character: Burton Colt

The Last American Hero 1973

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Character: Mr. Nastase

The Chicken Chronicles 1977

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Character: Gus Carpenter

The Boy Who Drank Too Much 1980

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Character: Mr. McCloud

Becker's Farm 2015

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Character: Dante Tancredi

The Beautiful Ones 2014

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Character: Himself - In Memoriam

The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2014

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Character: Peppy's Butler

The Artist 2011

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Character: Austin Hatinger

Carnal Innocence 2011

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Character: Walter Enright

Expecting a Miracle 2009

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Character: Sheriff Steiner

Camille 2008

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Character: Mayor Crawley

Brothers in Arms 2005

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Character: Capt. John Sullivan

Venice Underground 2005

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Character: Captain Dave Cutler

Into the Fire 2005

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Character: Victor Boyd

Art Heist 2004

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Character: Charles Strub

Seabiscuit 2003

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Character: Harry Koslow

Gentleman B. 2003

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Character: Warden Lessen

Go for Broke 2002

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Character: Gen. Marshall Carter

Thirteen Days 2000

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Character: Kubat

Under Wraps 1997

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Character: Mel Ridgefield

Top of the World 1997

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Character: Harry, Megan's Father

Married to a Stranger 1997

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Character: Detective Frank Richards

Allie & Me 1997

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Character: Mobster #3

Leaving Las Vegas 1995

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Character: General Stevenson

The Tuskegee Airmen 1995

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Character: Colin Kreuger

Breach of Trust 1995

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Character: Ben Wilmer

Girl in the Cadillac 1995

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Character: Arnold Carter

Secret Sins of the Father 1994

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Character: Police Captain Quiggle

True Romance 1993

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Character: Dallas Hale

Judgement 1992

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Character: Whitney Ashbridge

Fat Man and Little Boy 1989

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Character: Murray Chadwick

Youngblood 1986

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Character: Moran

3:15 1986

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Character: David Decker

Real Genius 1985

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Character: Colonel Glenn

Girls Just Want to Have Fun 1985

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Character: Richard Shriker

Death Wish 3 1985

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Character: Josef Sirola

Finders Keepers 1984

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Character: Lt. Singer

Taken by Force 2010

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Character: Sheriff Daggert

Raven Hawk 1996

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Character: Murray Hendershot

Rattled 1996

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Character: Mitchell Foster

Coyote Summer 1996

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Character: Gaming Commission Chairman

For Which He Stands 1996

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Character: General Weyand

A Bright Shining Lie 1998

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Character: Pilot

Python 2000

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Character: Sergei Karpov

Farewell, My Love 2000

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Character: Gen. Jack Gordon Shepherd

Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation 2004

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Character: Molls

The Sweeper 1996

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Character: Jack Cochran

Mercenary 1996

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Character: Timothy Miller

These Ties That Bind 2008

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Character: Barclay Tobin

Cats in the Cradle... 2002

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Character: Lt. Col. Marcus Aurelius Belt

Space 1993

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Character: Lt. Cmdr. Albert

Star Trek: The Next Generation 1987

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Character: Captain Quintin

Magnum, P.I. 1980

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Character: Martin Stillman

How the West Was Won 1977

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Character: Major Douglas Kyle

The A-Team 1983

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Character: Hyder Rudge

The Waltons 1971

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Character: Ed Borgue

Baretta 1975

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Character: Doctor Joseph Ford

The Streets of San Francisco 1972

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Character: Lt. Howard Fine

Charlie's Angels 1976

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Character: Joseph Maloney

Family Plot 1976

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Character: Robert Nichols

The Equalizer 1985

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Character: General Brian

French Connection II 1975

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Character: Jerry Beloit

The Jericho Mile 1979

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Character: Himself

Casting By 2012

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Character: Rick Vetromile

Hardcastle and McCormick 1983

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Character: Duke

Magic 1978

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Character: Dr. Lt.Col. Paul S. Hill

The Last Days of Patton 1986

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Character: Joe Camber

Cujo 1983

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Character: Jack Cagney

Episode #1.5 0

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Character: Shep 'Mack' McAvoy '08

One Small Step 0

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