James Karen



Place of birth:

Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, USA:


​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. James Karen (November 28, 1923 - October 23, 2018) was an American character actor of Broadway, film and television. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Karen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Film Credits

The Great Buster: A Celebration (2018)
as Himself
Cynthia (2018)
as Frank Teague
Bender (2016)
as Old Man Bender
Notfilm (2015)
as Himself
Drew Peterson: Untouchable (2014)
as Pastor Tom Keller
America's Most Haunted (2013)
as Ralph George
The Butterfly Room (2012)
as Sales Clerk
More Brains! A Return to the Living Dead (2011)
as Himself
They Won't Stay Dead: A Look at 'Return of the Living Dead Part II' (2011)
as Himself
Sympathy for Delicious (2011)
as Father Rohn
Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
as Saddius
Dark and Stormy Night (2009)
as Seyton Ethelquake
The Dead Have Risen: The Making of 'The Return of the Living Dead' (2007)
as Himself
Making Pursuit: An Italian Take on the American Dream (2007)
as Self
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
as Martin Frohm
So Funny It Hurt: Buster Keaton & MGM (2004)
as Himself - Host / Narrator
The China Syndrome: A Fusion of Talent (2004)
The China Syndrome: Creating a Controversy (2004)
A House on a Hill (2003)
as Sy
Fatal Kiss (2002)
as Larry Jacobs
Mulholland Drive (2001)
as Wally Brown
Thirteen Days (2000)
as George Ball
Any Given Sunday (1999)
as Christina's Advisor
One Last Flight (1999)
My Last Love (1999)
as Phil Morton
Mulholland Dr. (1999)
as Wally Brown
Girl (1998)
as Dad
Apt Pupil (1998)
as Victor Bowden
Universal Horror (1998)
as Himself / Interviewee
Freedom Strike (1998)
as President Mitchell
Shadow of Doubt (1998)
as Norman Calloway
Joyride (1997)
as The Client / Mayor
A River Made to Drown in (1997)
as Ray
Up Close & Personal (1996)
as Tom Orr
Nixon (1995)
as Bill Rogers
Piranha (1995)
as Governor
Congo (1995)
as College President / Elliot's Boss
Tough and Deadly (1995)
as Winston Briggers
Bonanza: Under Attack (1995)
as Mr. Stewart
The Companion (1994)
as Peter Franklin
A Kiss Goodnight (1994)
as Sam Mosbach
Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds In Love (1994)
as Mylan Whitfield
Future Shock (1994)
as Kafka
A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion (1993)
as Assistant District Attorney Al Sampson
Absolute Strangers (1991)
as Dr. X
The Unborn (1991)
as Dr. Richard Meyerling
Lies Before Kisses (1991)
as Arthur
The Willies (1990)
as Jenkins / Uncle Harry
Road Lawyers and Other Briefs (1990)
as Judge Bowelmore
Shattered Dreams (1990)
as Charles O'Donnell
The Closer (1990)
as Ned Randall
Girlfriend from Hell (1989)
as Carl's Dad
Cult People (1989)
as Himself
Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988)
as Ed
Wall Street (1987)
as Lynch
Drive-In Madness (1987)
as Himself / Host / Narrator
Hardbodies 2 (1986)
as Logan
Invaders from Mars (1986)
as Gen. Climet Wilson
Jagged Edge (1985)
as Andrew Hardesty
The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
as Frank
The Boy Who Loved Trolls (1984)
as Richman
Little House: The Last Farewell (1984)
as Nathan Lassiter
Frances (1982)
as Judge Hillier
Time Walker (1982)
as Dr. Wendell J. Rossmore
Poltergeist (1982)
as Mr. Teague
Take This Job and Shove It (1981)
as Loomis
The Jazz Singer (1980)
as Barney Callahan
F.D.R.: The Last Year (1980)
as Adm. McIntire
Topper (1979)
as Fred Korbell
The China Syndrome (1979)
as Mac Churchill
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (1979)
F.I.S.T. (1978)
as Andrews
Opening Night (1977)
as Bellboy
Capricorn One (1977)
as Vice President Price
The Gathering (1977)
as Bob Block
Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night (1977)
as Dr. Sutterman
Something for Joey (1977)
as Dr. Wingreen
All the President's Men (1976)
as Hugh Sloan's attorney
Amazing Grace (1974)
as Annenberg
Rivals (1972)
as Child Psychiatrist
I Never Sang for My Father (1970)
as Old Age Home Director
Hercules in New York (1970)
as Professor Camden
Frankenstein Meets the Space Monster (1965)
as Dr. Steele
Film (1965)
as Passerby