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Philip Baker Hall

Philip Baker Hall was born in Toledo, Ohio, to Berdene (McDonald) and William Alexander Hall, a factory worker who was originally from Montgomery, Alabama. He did not start acting until he was 30 years old, and shot to cult fame when he turned in an electrifying performance as Sydney, the veteran gambler, in Paul Thomas Anderson's debut feature, ...

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Sep 10, 1931 In Toledo, Ohio, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Love-In 1972
Latest Project:
Series The Loop 2017-11-20

5 wins & 4 nominations.

Known For
Poster of 50/50
Poster of Bruce Almighty
Poster of The Insider
Poster of Hard Eight
Movie Wildlife None 2018
Movie The Last Laugh William T. 2018
Movie Cigarettes & Coffee Sydney 2018
Movie 'Psycho' Path Unknown 2018
Movie Throw Out the Anchor! Unknown 2018
Movie Thesis: Work vs. Play None 2018
Series The Loop Russ 2017-11-20
Series Room 104 Charlie 2017-07-28
Movie Unraveling the Story: Interview with Andrew Jarecki Unknown 2017-09-12
Movie Wonderful World The Man 2017-11-17
Movie Loomis None 2017-09-09
Movie All Good Things: Truth in Fiction Unknown 2017-09-07
Movie Person to Person Jimmy 2017-07-28
Movie The Last Word Edward 2017-03-03
Series The Eighties Unknown 2016-03-31
Series Second Chance Old Jimmy Pritchard 2016-01-13
Movie 3rd Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 2015 Jack Baylor 2015-09-30
Movie Playing It Cool Granddad 2015-05-08
Movie Altman Unknown 2014-11-04
Series BoJack Horseman Unknown 2014-08-22
Series Madam Secretary Unknown 2014-09-21
Movie Bad Words Dr. Bowman 2014-03-28
Movie Showing Up Unknown 2014-02-25
Series Rake Unknown 2014-01-23
Movie Clear History McKenzie 2013-08-10
Movie Dog Eat Dog None 2013-01-28
Movie Departure Date Old Jake 2012-06-09
Movie The Chicago 8 Judge Julius Hoffman 2012-09-14
Series Ruth & Erica Harry 2012-09-24
Series The Newsroom Unknown 2012-06-24
Movie Bending the Rules Herb Gold 2012-03-09
Movie People Like Us Ike Rafferty 2012-06-29
Movie Argo Unknown 2012-10-12
Movie 50/50 Alan 2011-09-30
Movie Mr. Popper's Penguins Franklin 2011-06-17
Movie All Good Things Malvern Bump 2010-12-09
Series Warren the Ape Unknown 2010-06-01
Movie The Lodger Captain Smith 2009-01-14
Series Modern Family Unknown 2009-09-23
Movie Fired Up! Coach Byrnes 2009-02-20
Series True Jackson, VP Unknown 2008-11-08
Series Childrens Hospital Unknown 2008-12-08
Series Worst Week Unknown 2008-09-22
Series The Life & Times of Tim Unknown 2008-06-01
Movie Diálogos de cine Unknown 2008-05-05
Movie Rush Hour 3 Unknown 2007-08-10
Movie You Kill Me Roman Krzeminski 2007-07-13
Series Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Movie Duck Arthur Pratt 2007-05-11
Movie Zodiac Unknown 2007-03-02
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2007
Movie The TV Set Unknown 2006
Series Big Love Unknown 2006-03-12
Movie The Matador Mr. Randy 2006-01-27
Movie The Zodiac Frank Perkins 2006-08-03
Movie Mrs. Harris Unknown 2006-02-25
Movie The Shaggy Dog Lance Strictland 2006-03-10
Series Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Movie Islander Popper 2006-06-25
Movie The Amityville Horror Father Callaway 2005-04-15
Movie In Good Company Eugene Kalb 2005-01-14
Movie A Buck's Worth None 2005-01-21
Movie Dogville Tom Edison Sr. 2004-04-23
Series Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Movie A House on a Hill Harry Mayfield 2003-11-14
Movie Die, Mommie, Die! Sol Sussman 2003-10-31
Movie Dogville Confessions Unknown 2003-06-27
Movie Bruce Almighty Jack Baylor 2003-05-23
Movie Path to War Everett Dirksen 2002-05-18
Movie A Gentleman's Game Charlie Logan 2002-08-20
Series Everwood Unknown 2002-09-16
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Series Monk Unknown 2002-07-12
Movie The Sum of All Fears Defense Secretary Becker 2002-05-31
Series Pasadena George Reese Greeley 2001-09-28
Series Dinner for Five Unknown 2001-07-06
Series Night Visions Unknown 2001-07-12
Movie Magnolia Unknown 2000-01-07
Series The Fugitive Unknown 2000-10-06
Series Baby Blues Unknown 2000-07-28
Movie Cradle Will Rock Gray Mathers 2000-01-21
Movie Rules of Engagement Gen. H. Lawrence Hodges 2000-04-07
Movie That Moment: Magnolia Diary Himself 2000-08-29
Movie The Contender Oscar Billings 2000-10-13
Movie Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Aristotle Onassis 2000-11-05
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Movie Lost Souls Father James 2000-10-13
Movie Let the Devil Wear Black Sol Hirsch 2000-06-09
Movie Implicated John Sawyer 1999-01-13
Movie The Insider Don Hewitt 1999-11-05
Movie The Talented Mr. Ripley Alvin MacCarron 1999-12-25
Movie Aimee Mann: Save Me Jimmy Gator 1999-11-01
Series The West Wing Unknown 1999-09-22
Movie Partners Scarpatti 1999-06-01
Movie Judas Kiss Pobby Malavero 1999-04-23
Movie Tempting Fate Dr. Bardwell 1998-04-05
Series L.A. Doctors Unknown 1998-09-21
Movie Rush Hour Unknown 1998-09-18
Movie Witness to the Mob Toddo Aurello 1998-05-10
Movie Psycho Sheriff Chambers 1998-12-04
Movie Enemy of the State Unknown 1998-11-20
Movie Hit Me Lenny Ish 1998-09-25
Movie The Truman Show Unknown 1998-06-05
Movie Sour Grapes Unknown 1998-04-17
Movie Air Force One Unknown 1997-07-25
Series Michael Hayes William Vaughn 1997-09-15
Movie Buddy Unknown 1997-06-06
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Movie Hard Eight Sydney 1997-02-28
Movie Boogie Nights Unknown 1997-10-31
Movie Eye for an Eye Sidney Hughes 1996-01-12
Series Life's Work Unknown 1996-09-17
Series Millennium Unknown 1996-10-25
Movie The Rock Unknown 1996-06-07
Movie The Little Death Detective Snyder 1996-03-26
Series 3rd Rock from the Sun Unknown 1996-01-09
Movie Kiss of Death Big Junior Brown 1995-04-21
Series Hardball Unknown 1994-09-04
Movie Roswell Unknown 1994-07-31
Series Chicago Hope Unknown 1994-09-18
Series Madman of the People Unknown 1994-09-22
Movie Without Warning Unknown 1994-10-30
Movie M.A.N.T.I.S. Smitty 1994-01-24
Series The Good Life Unknown 1994-01-03
Series The John Larroquette Show Unknown 1993-09-02
Movie Stormy Weathers Dr. Comden 1992-05-04
Movie Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232 Sam Gochenour 1992-02-24
Series Bob Unknown 1992-09-13
Movie Live Wire Senator Thyme 1992-09-03
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series Dark Justice Unknown 1991-04-05
Movie Blue Desert Joe 1991-01-09
Series Civil Wars Unknown 1991-11-20
Series Nurses Unknown 1991-09-14
Series Equal Justice Unknown 1990-03-27
Series Bagdad Cafe Unknown 1990-03-30
Movie An Innocent Man Unknown 1989-10-06
Movie Incident at Dark River Dr. Leo Manus 1989-12-04
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Movie A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story Judge Blumenfeld 1989-10-02
Movie How I Got Into College Dean Patterson 1989-05-19
Movie Ghostbusters II Unknown 1989-06-16
Movie Say Anything... Unknown 1989-04-14
Movie Midnight Run Sidney 1988-07-20
Movie Goddess of Love Detective Charles 1988-11-20
Series Empty Nest Unknown 1988-10-08
Movie The Spirit Sevrin 1987-07-31
Movie Three O'Clock High Detective Mulvahill 1987-10-09
Series Mariah James Malone 1987-04-01
Movie Nothing in Common Unknown 1986-07-30
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie Secret Honor Richard Nixon 1986-01-29
Movie Who Is Julia? Dean May 1986-10-26
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Series Lottery! Unknown 1983-09-09
Series Hardcastle and McCormick Unknown 1983-09-18
Movie The Night the Bridge Fell Down Warren Meech 1983-02-28
Movie The Last Reunion Unknown 1982-02-08
Series T.J. Hooker Unknown 1982-03-13
Series Family Ties Unknown 1982-09-22
Movie Games Mother Never Taught You Lester Greene 1982-11-27
Series Cheers Unknown 1982-09-30
Series Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Unknown 1982-09-19
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1981-10-08
Series Falcon Crest Unknown 1981-12-04
Series McClain's Law Unknown 1981-11-20
Movie Dream On! None 1981-10-01
Movie This House Possessed Clerk 1981-02-06
Movie Riding for the Pony Express Mr. Durfee 1980-10-05
Movie The Man with Bogart's Face Unknown 1980-05-28
Movie Samurai Prof. Owens 1979-04-30
Movie Terror Out of the Sky Starrett 1978-12-26
Movie Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy None 1978-11-22
Movie The Bastard Unknown 1978-05-22
Series The Fitzpatricks Unknown 1977-09-05
Series Man from Atlantis Unknown 1977-03-04
Movie The Hostage Heart Unknown 1977-09-09
Movie Kill Me If You Can Unknown 1977-09-25
Series Visions Boyle / ... 1976-10-21
Movie Mayday at 40,000 Feet! Unknown 1976-11-12
Series Quincy M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03
Movie The Last Survivors Unknown 1975-03-04
Series Good Times Unknown 1974-02-08
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
Series Emergency! Oliver Warren 1972-01-15
Series The Waltons Unknown 1971-12-19
Movie Love-In 1972 Unknown 1971
Movie Love-In '72 Father Reis 1970-07-23
Movie Zabriskie Point Unknown 1970-03-26