Paul L. Smith

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 66
Paul Lawrence Smith, most frequently credited as Paul Smith or Paul L. Smith, was an American actor. Burly, bearded and imposing, he appeared in feature films and occasionally on television since the 1970s, generally playing "heavies" and bad guys. His most notable roles include Hamidou, the vicious prison guard in Midnight Express (1978), Bluto in... read more

Paul Lawrence Smith, most frequently credited as Paul Smith or Paul L. Smith, was an American actor. Burly, bearded and imposing, he appeared in feature films and occasionally on television since the 1970s, generally playing "heavies" and bad guys. His most notable roles include Hamidou, the vicious prison guard in Midnight Express (1978), Bluto in Robert Altman's Popeye (1980), Gideon in the ABC miniseries Masada (1981) and Glossu Rabban in David Lynch's Dune (1984).

Birth Name

Paul Lawrence Smith

Born

Wednesday, 24 June 1936

Died

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Actor Filmography

D.R.E.A.M. Team Vladimir Corzon (as Paul Smith) / Vladimir Corzon 1999
Maverick The Archduke 1994
Desert Kickboxer Santos 1992
Eye of the Widow Elko 1991
Crossing the Line Joe Kapinski 1990
Caged Fury Head Guard 1990
Ten Little Indians Mr. Rodgers / Elmo Rodgers 1989
Sonny Boy Slue 1989
Death Chase Steele 1988
Terminal Entry Stewart 1987
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

D.R.E.A.M. Team Vladimir Corzon (as Paul Smith) / Vladimir Corzon 1999
Maverick The Archduke 1994
Desert Kickboxer Santos 1992
Eye of the Widow Elko 1991
Crossing the Line Joe Kapinski 1990
Caged Fury Head Guard 1990
Ten Little Indians Mr. Rodgers / Elmo Rodgers 1989
Sonny Boy Slue 1989
Death Chase Steele 1988
Terminal Entry Stewart 1987
Outlaw Force Inspector Wainright 1987
Gor Surbus / Serbus 1987
Haunted Honeymoon Dr. Paul Abbot 1986
Texas Godfather Duval 1985
Red Sonja Falkon 1985
The Protector Mr. Booar 1985
Crimewave Faron Crush 1985
Dune The Beast Rabban 1984
Operation Shtreimel Saul the Priest 1984
Sadat King Farouk 1983
Pieces Willard 1982
Masada Gideon 1981
The Salamander The Surgeon 1981
Popeye Bluto 1980
Going in Style Radio Announcer 1979
The Toni Tennille Show Self 1979
Disaster on the Coastliner Jim Waterman / Victor Prescott / Jim Waterman/Victor Prescott 1979
The Frisco Kid Person on Philadelphia dock 1979
The In-Laws Mo 1979
Midnight Express Hamidou 1978
CHiPs Announcer 1977
Return of the Tiger Paul the Westerner 1977
I'm Healthy, I'm Alive and I'm Free Hamidou 1977
21 Hours at Munich Gutfreund 1976
Diamond Pedlars Simone / Toby 1976
Conspiracy of Terror Pound Supervisor 1975
Wonder Woman Simon Rohan 1975
We Are No Angels Raphael McDonald 1975
Convoy Buddies Butch 1975
They Call Me Shmil Shmiel 1975
Carambola's Philosophy: In the Right Pocket Len 1975
Carambola Len / Clem 1974
Barney Miller Leon Stipanich 1974
Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus Peter 1973
Nahtche and the General 1972
Emergency! Security Director 1972
Madron Gabe Price 1970
The Doris Day Show 1968
Hawaii Five-O Andy Kamoku 1968
Homicide Dudley Stark 1964
Exodus Peretz Geffner - Jewish Prisoner 1960
Have Gun - Will Travel Sven 1957

Producer Filmography

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