M. Emmet Walsh

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Michael Emmet Walsh is an American character actor and comedian who has appeared in over 200 films and television series. He appeared in the Coen Brothers' first film, Blood Simple (1984). He also appeared in such other films as Carl Reiner's comedy The Jerk (1979), Robert Redford's drama Ordinary People (1980), Ridley Scott's science fiction film... read more

Michael Emmet Walsh is an American character actor and comedian who has appeared in over 200 films and television series. He appeared in the Coen Brothers' first film, Blood Simple (1984). He also appeared in such other films as Carl Reiner's comedy The Jerk (1979), Robert Redford's drama Ordinary People (1980), Ridley Scott's science fiction film Blade Runner (1982), Barry Sonnenfeld's steampunk western Wild Wild West (1999) and Brad Bird's animated film The Iron Giant (1999).

Birth Name

Michael Emmet Walsh

Born

Friday, 22 March 1935

Actor Filmography

Knives Out Mr. Proofroc 2019
The Righteous Gemstones Eli's Father 2019
Raising Buchanan Larry Kiesling 2019
Faith, Hope & Love Fr. John 2019
Change In The Air Walter Lemke 2018
Shifting Gears Hank 2018
The Mimic Director 2018
Boiling Pot Dean Marison 2015
Sneaky Pete Tex Hopkins 2015
Empire Harold Blakeley 2015
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Knives Out Mr. Proofroc 2019
The Righteous Gemstones Eli's Father 2019
Raising Buchanan Larry Kiesling 2019
Faith, Hope & Love Fr. John 2019
Change In The Air Walter Lemke 2018
Shifting Gears Hank 2018
The Mimic Director 2018
Boiling Pot Dean Marison 2015
Sneaky Pete Tex Hopkins 2015
Empire Harold Blakeley 2015
The Scorpion King 4: Quest For Power Gorak 2015
Calvary The Writer 2014
Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories Detective 2013
Love Sick Love Ed 2013
Arthur Newman Zazek 2012
The Odd Life Of Timothy Green Uncle Bub 2012
The Raven 2012
Sam Steele and the Junior Detective Agency Chief Van Owen 2011
Pound Puppies Olaf 2010
Chasing 3000 Chuck Ireland 2010
The Assignment Mr. Beudreaux 2010
Adventure Time Cosmic Owl (voice) 2010
Youth In Revolt Mr. Saunders 2010
Don Mckay Samuel 2009
Haunted Echoes Neil 2008
Your Name Here Kroger 2008
Sherman's Way Hoyt 2008
Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner Himself 2007
Damages Lyle Hewes 2007
Big Stan Lew Popper 2007
Army Wives Bernie Wallacheck 2007
Man In The Chair Mickey Hopkins 2007
'Til Death Uncle Rudolph 2006
Greener Mountains Muggs 2005
Racing Stripes Woodzie 2005
Christmas With The Kranks Walt Scheel 2004
Only in LA Himself 2004
Tracey Ullman in the Trailer Tales Wally Westland 2003
VH1 Goes Inside Joe O'Neal (archive footage) 2003
Charlie Lawrence Cubby 2003
Baggage Sandy Westphall 2003
What's New, Scooby-Doo? Jeb 2002
Snow Dogs George 2002
The Guardian Ezra Pence 2001
The Mind of the Married Man Randall Evans 2001
Christmas In The Clouds Stu O'Malley 2001
Ed Mayor Wally Kendricks 2000
Poor White Trash Judge Pike 2000
Gideon's Crossing Dr. Matthews 2000
Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family Aubrey Lang 2000
Jack of Hearts Commissioner Menlo Boyce 1999
Random Hearts Billy 1999
Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot Mack (voice) 1999
Monster! Lloyd Reeves 1999
The Iron Giant Earl Stutz (voice) 1999
Me and Will Dean 1999
Wild Wild West Coleman 1999
The Wild Thornberrys Gemsbok #1 1998
Men in White Junior Assistant Dispatch Trainee Stanley Snyder 1998
Erasable You Ralph Worth 1998
Chairman Of The Board Freemont 1998
Twilight Lester Ivar 1998
My Best Friend's Wedding Joe O'Neal 1997
The Killing Jar Sheriff Foley 1997
Retroactive Sam 1997
Romeo + Juliet Apothecary 1996
The Lottery Chief Davis 1996
Early Edition Santa 1996
The West Himself (voice) 1996
Albino Alligator Dino 1996
A Time to Kill Dr. Willard Tyrell 'W.T.' Bass (the Defense Psychologist) 1996
Portraits of a Killer Raymond Garrison 1996
Tracey Takes On... Jimmy Duff 1996
Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home Bill Wilcox 1995
Criminal Hearts Martin 1995
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler Morris 1995
Panther Dorsett 1995
Relative Fear Earl Ladelle 1995
Dead Badge Sergeant Miller Hoskins 1995
The Outer Limits Sanford Vallé 1995
Probable Cause Sadler 1994
Baseball Voice, Himself, Various 1994
The Glass Shield Detective Jesse Hall 1994
Camp Nowhere T.R. Polk 1994
Cops And Robbersons 1994
Bitter Harvest Sheriff Bob Brody 1993
NYPD Blue Joe Kroft 1993
Frasier Rich Koechner 1993
The X-Files Arthur Dales 1993
Wilder Napalm Fire Chief 1993
The Music Of Chance Calvin Murks 1993
Four Eyes and Six-Guns Mayor Thornbush 1992
The Jackie Thomas Show Arlen Thomas 1992
The Naked Truth Garcia / Gesundheim 1992
Equinox Pete Petosa 1992
White Sands Bert Gibson 1992
Killer Image John Kane 1992
Home Improvement Col. Fred Patterson 1991
Fourth Story Harry 1991
The Civil War Various 1990
Narrow Margin Sgt. Dominick Benti (as M. Emmett Walsh) 1990
The Flash Henry Allen 1990
Catch Me If You Can Johnny Phatmun 1989
Chattahoochee Morris 1989
Thunderground Wedge 1989
Tales from the Crypt Jonas 1989
Sundown: The Vampire In Retreat Mort Bisby 1989
The Mighty Quinn Fred Miller 1989
Unsub Ned Platt 1989
Brotherhood of the Rose Hardy 1989
Red Scorpion Dewey Ferguson 1988
War Party Colin Ditweiler 1988
Clean And Sober Richard Dirks 1988
Sunset Chief Marvin Dibner 1988
The Milagro Beanfield War Governor 1988
No Man's Land Captain Haun 1987
Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson Sr. 1987
Murder Ordained Vern Humphrey 1987
Raising Arizona Machine Shop Ear-Bender 1987
Broken Vows Detective Mulligan 1987
The Abduction of Kari Swenson Don Nichols 1987
Back To School Coach Turnbull 1986
The Deliberate Stranger Det. Sam Davies 1986
Critters Harv 1986
Wildcats Walt Coes 1986
The Best Of Times Charlie 1986
The Right of the People Mayor 1986
Amazing Stories Grandpa 1985
The Twilight Zone Peter 1985
Fletch Dr. Joseph Dolan 1985
Courage Colonel Crouse 1984
Missing In Action Jack Tucker 1984
Blood Simple Private Detective Loren Visser 1984
Grandview, U.S.A. Mr. Clark 1984
The Pope Of Greenwich Village Burns 1984
You Are the Jury Samuel Lynn 1984
Scandalous Simon Reynolds 1984
Silkwood Walt Yarborough 1983
The Hitchhiker Detective Underhill 1983
Night Partners Joe Kirby 1983
AfterMASH Reverend Horn 1983
Blade Runner Bryant 1982
The Escape Artist Fritz 1982
Fast-Walking Sergeant Sanger 1982
Cannery Row Mack 1982
Reds Speaker - Liberal Club 1981
Back Roads Arthur 1981
Hellinger's Law Mr. Graebner 1981
East of Eden Sheriff Horace Quinn 1981
High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane Harold Patton 1980
Ordinary People Swim Coach 1980
Raise the Titanic Master Chief Vinnie Walker 1980
Brubaker C.P. 'Woody' Woodward 1980
City in Fear Sheldon Lewis 1980
Skag Moran 1980
The Jerk Madman 1979
The French Atlantic Affair Harry 1979
The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh Wally Cantrell 1979
Dear Detective Capt. Gorcey 1979
Straight Time Earl Frank 1978
A Question Of Guilt Inspector McCartney 1978
Superdome Whitley 1978
James at 16 Coach Federson 1977
Red Alert Sheriff Sweeney 1977
Airport '77 Dr. Williams 1977
Slap Shot Dickie Dunn 1977
ABC Weekend Specials Rocco 1977
Nickelodeon 'Father' Logan 1976
Mikey and Nicky Bus Driver 1976
Bound For Glory Husband - Couple in Trailer Automobile 1976
Gibbsville Yostie 1976
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman Officer Malloy, Sergeant Malloy 1976
Starsky and Hutch Freddie, Lloyd Herman Eckworth 1975
Kate McShane 1975
The Prisoner of Second Avenue Joe - Doorman 1975
At Long Last Love Harold 1975
Baretta McDade, Potter 1975
Amy Prentiss Tom 1974
The Gambler Las Vegas Gambler 1974
Little House on the Prairie Callahan 1974
The Rockford Files Edgar Burch 1974
Serpico Gallagher 1973
Kid Blue Barber 1973
ABC Afterschool Specials Joe Lempke 1972
The Sandy Duncan Show Alex Lembeck 1972
The Bob Newhart Show Jack Hoover 1972
Get To Know Your Rabbit Mr. Wendel 1972
What's Up, Doc? Arresting Officer 1972
The Don Rickles Show Kingston 1972
The Waltons David Fletcher 1971
The Jimmy Stewart Show Lionel Atkins 1971
McMillan & Wife Officer Ames 1971
Nichols Gabe McCutcheon, Gabe McCutcheon (as Emmet Walsh) 1971
They Might Be Giants 1st Sanitation Man 1971
Escape from the Planet of the Apes Aide 1971
Cold Turkey Art 1971
All in the Family Billy Hartfield 1971
Little Big Man Shotgun Guard 1970
Arnie Cliff 1970
End of the Road Tutu Man 1970
The Traveling Executioner Warden Brodski 1970
Alice's Restaurant Group W Sergeant 1969
Midnight Cowboy Bus Passenger (uncredited) 1969
Julia Gus Anderson 1968
Ironside Telegraph Clerk 1967
N.Y.P.D. 1967
The Doctors Jason Randall 1963
Bonanza Mattheson 1959
The Magical World of Disney General Presser 1954
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951
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