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John Randolph

Veteran performer John Randolph was a Tony Award-winning character actor whose union and social activism in the '40s and '50s caused him to be blacklisted during the McCarthy era. The balding performer may not have been a household name, but he was a regular face in movies and TV for over four decades. Randolph was born Emanuel Cohen in New York ...

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Jun 1, 1915 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Real Guernika
Latest Project:
Movie People's Champion: Eli Porter 2012-07-17
Known For
Poster of You've Got Mail
Poster of National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Poster of Prizzi's Honor
Poster of Serpico
Movie Here Dies Another Day Brace 2018
Movie People's Champion: Eli Porter Himself - 'Jay Smooth' 2012-07-17
Movie People's Champion: Behind the Battle Himself - 'Jay Smooth' 2011-07-19
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Series Seinfeld: Inside Look Unknown 2007
Movie Superman 50th Anniversary Unknown 2006-11-29
Movie 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2005-02-05
Movie Numb Unknown 2003-01-01
Movie The Dogwalker Ike 2002-09-13
Movie Sunset Strip Mr. Niederhaus 2000-08-18
Movie The Real Guernika Unknown 1999
Movie You've Got Mail Schuyler Fox 1998-12-18
Movie A Price Above Rubies Rebbe Moshe 1998-03-25
Movie The Hotel Manor Inn Gus 1997-03-28
Movie Walking to Waldheim Hyman Goldblatt 1997-10-17
Movie Going Home Arthur 1996-10-01
Series The Great Defender Unknown 1995-03-05
Series Sweet Justice Unknown 1994-09-15
Series ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie The American Clock Older Lee Baumler 1993-08-23
Movie Lady Boss Abe Panther 1992-10-11
Movie Iron Maze Mayor Peluso 1991-11-01
Movie Sibling Rivalry Charles Turner Sr. 1990-10-26
Movie The Wizard of Loneliness Doc 1990-03-03
Series Grand Harris Weldon 1990-01-18
Series Screen One Waldo 1989-09-10
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series A Peaceable Kingdom Unknown 1989-09-20
Movie National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Clark, Sr. 1989-12-01
Series Annie McGuire Red McGuire 1988-10-26
Movie Homesick Unknown 1988
Series Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Movie Everybody Rides the Carousel Unknown 1987-07-31
Movie The 41st Annual Tony Awards Unknown 1987-06-07
Movie The Right of the People Hollander 1986-01-13
Series Charmed Lives Unknown 1986-05-13
Series Married with Children Unknown 1986-12-12
Movie Joshua and the Battle of Jericho None 1986-09-12
Movie As Summers Die Augustus Tompkins 1986-05-18
Movie Vital Signs None 1986-02-11
Series Matlock Unknown 1986-03-03
Movie Means and Ends Bill Henderson 1985
Series The Equalizer Unknown 1985-09-18
Movie Prizzi's Honor Angelo 'Pop' Partanna 1985-06-14
Series Our Family Honor Unknown 1985-09-17
Movie The Execution Judge 1985-01-14
Series Who's the Boss? Unknown 1984-09-20
Series CBS Schoolbreak Special Unknown 1984-01-23
Movie Old Friends Phil Forbes 1984-07-12
Movie The Sheriff and the Astronaut Hank Bashaw 1984-05-24
Series Gun Shy Unknown 1983-03-15
Movie Shooting Stars Unknown 1983-07-28
Movie Frances Unknown 1983-02-03
Movie A Rose for Emily Mr. Grierson 1983-10-01
Movie Kentucky Woman Reverend Palkstater 1983-01-11
Series Emerald Point N.A.S. Unknown 1983-09-26
Series Voyagers! Unknown 1982-10-03
Series Family Ties Unknown 1982-09-22
Series American Playhouse Unknown 1982-01-12
Movie The Adventures of Pollyanna Unknown 1982
Series Dynasty Unknown 1981-01-12
Movie The Adventures of Nellie Bly Joseph Pulitzer 1981-06-11
Series Darkroom Unknown 1981-11-27
Series Bret Maverick Unknown 1981-12-01
Movie Killing at Hell's Gate Attorney General 1981-10-31
Series Best of the West Unknown 1981-09-10
Series Private Benjamin Unknown 1981-04-06
Movie Lovely But Deadly Franklin Van Dyke 1981-09-08
Series Nero Wolfe Unknown 1981-01-16
Series Hagen Unknown 1980-03-01
Series Park Place Unknown 1980-04-07
Series Trapper John, M.D. Unknown 1979-09-23
Movie Nero Wolfe Lon Cohen 1979-12-19
Series Angie Unknown 1979-02-08
Series Eischied Unknown 1979-09-21
Series Backstairs at the White House Sen. Fall 1979-01-29
Series Blind Ambition John Mitchell 1979-05-20
Series The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24
Movie Nowhere to Run Marian's Father 1978-01-16
Movie Heaven Can Wait Unknown 1978-06-28
Series Dallas Unknown 1978-04-02
Movie Doctors' Private Lives Irv 1978-03-20
Series Kaz Unknown 1978-04-14
Series Vega$ Unknown 1978-04-25
Movie The Winds of Kitty Hawk Alexander Graham Bell 1978-12-17
Series The Paper Chase Unknown 1978-09-09
Series Richie Brockelman, Private Eye Mr. Brockelman 1978-03-17
Movie Tail Gunner Joe Unknown 1977-02-06
Movie Secrets Ed Warner 1977-02-20
Series Lou Grant Unknown 1977-09-20
Movie Kill Me If You Can Judge Lewis Goodman 1977-09-25
Movie The Gathering Dr. Hodges 1977-12-04
Series Loves Me, Loves Me Not Unknown 1977-03-20
Series Washington: Behind Closed Doors Bennett Lowman 1977-09-06
Series Lucan Dr. Don Hoagland 1977-05-22
Movie Nowhere to Hide Unknown 1977-06-05
Movie Collision Course: Truman vs. MacArthur Unknown 1976-01-04
Series Spencer's Pilots Unknown 1976-04-09
Series Quincy M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03
Series Executive Suite Unknown 1976-09-20
Movie The New Deal for Artists Himself 1976-09-08
Movie All the President's Men Unknown 1976-04-09
Movie Independence Samuel Adams 1976-07-04
Movie King Kong Captain Ross 1976-12-17
Movie F. Scott Fitzgerald in Hollywood Rupert Wahler 1976-05-16
Series Sirota's Court Unknown 1976-12-01
Series Wonder Woman Unknown 1975-11-07
Movie The Runaways George Collingwood 1975-04-01
Movie Adventures of the Queen John Howe 1975-02-14
Movie Serpico Sidney Green 1974-02-26
Movie Tell Me Where It Hurts Lou 1974-03-12
Movie Ann in Blue Captain Mulholland 1974-08-08
Series Lincoln Simon Cameron 1974-09-06
Movie Earthquake Unknown 1974-11-15
Movie The Missiles of October Unknown 1974-12-18
Movie Nourish the Beast Mario 1974-06-05
Series Lucas Tanner Unknown 1974-05-08
Series The American Parade Unknown 1974-03-17
Movie Pueblo Lt. Gen. S.J. McKee 1973-03-29
Movie Partners in Crime Judge Charles Leland 1973-03-24
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-03-08
Movie Topper Returns Unknown 1973
Movie The Family Rico Malaks 1972-09-12
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie The Judge and Jake Wyler James Rockmore 1972-12-02
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
Series Young Dr. Kildare Unknown 1972-09-21
Series The Rookies Unknown 1972-03-07
Series The Bob Newhart Show Unknown 1972-09-16
Movie Conquest of the Planet of the Apes Commission Chairman 1972-06-30
Movie A Death of Innocence Charles Cameron 1971-11-26
Movie Little Murders Mr. Chamberlain 1971-02-09
Series McMillan & Wife Unknown 1971-09-17
Movie Crosscurrent Frederick Cooper 1971-11-19
Movie Escape from the Planet of the Apes Chairman 1971-07-09
Series O'Hara, U.S. Treasury Unknown 1971-04-02
Movie A Step Out of Line Detective Riddle 1971-02-26
Series Columbo Unknown 1971-03-01
Series All in the Family Unknown 1971-01-12
Movie There Was a Crooked Man... Cyrus McNutt 1970-09-19
Series The Interns Unknown 1970-09-18
Series The Bold Ones: The Senator Gov. George Keller 1970-09-13
Movie Gaily, Gaily Father 1970-03-23
Series The Bold Ones: The Lawyers Unknown 1969-03-11
Series Night Gallery Unknown 1969-11-08
Movie Smith! Mr. Edwards 1969-03-21
Movie Number One Coach Southerd 1969-08-21
Series Medical Center Unknown 1969-04-17
Series Bracken's World Unknown 1969-09-19
Movie Of Mice and Men None 1968-01-31
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The Name of the Game Unknown 1968-09-20
Movie Pretty Poison Morton Azenauer 1968-07-19
Series The Invaders Unknown 1967-01-10
Series Mannix Unknown 1967-09-16
Series Judd for the Defense Unknown 1967-09-08
Series N.Y.P.D. Unknown 1967-09-05
Movie The Borgia Stick Smith 1967-02-25
Movie Sweet Love, Bitter None 1967-01-30
Movie Seconds Arthur Hamilton 1966-11-14
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie Inherit the Wind Unknown 1965-11-18
Series For the People Unknown 1965-01-31
Series Slattery's People Unknown 1964-09-21
Movie Hamlet Gravedigger 1964
Series East Side/West Side Unknown 1963-09-23
Series The Patty Duke Show Unknown 1963-09-18
Series The Defenders Unknown 1961-09-16
Series Insight Unknown 1960-10-02
Movie The Closing Door None 1960-01-04
Series Play of the Week Unknown 1959-10-12
Series Bonanza Unknown 1959-09-12
Series The Edge of Night Unknown 1956-04-02
Series Camera Three Unknown 1956-01-22
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Movie Fourteen Hours Unknown 1951-05-20
Series Treasury Men in Action Unknown 1950-09-11
Series Danger Unknown 1950-09-19
Series The Web Unknown 1950-07-04
Series Hands of Mystery Unknown 1949-08-24
Series The Clock Unknown 1949-05-16
Movie The Naked City Unknown 1948-03-04
Series The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse Unknown 1948-10-03
Series Actor's Studio Unknown 1948-09-26
Series Kraft Theatre Unknown 1947-05-07