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Ron Leibman

Born: October 11, 1937, New York City, New York - USA

Ronald Leibman is an American actor.

He won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1993 for his performance in Angels in America. More recently, he had a recurring role on the animated television series “Archer”.

Leibman was a member of the Compass Players in the late 1950s, and was admitted to the Actors Studio shortly thereafter. He co-starred with second wife Jessica Walter in Neil Simon's play Rumors.

They also appeared together as husband and wife in the film Dummy and in the TV series “Law & Order” in the episode “House Counsel.”

Leibman won an Emmy Award for his convict-turned-lawyer character in “Kaz” (1978–79), a series which he also created and co-wrote. Leibman also received a Tony Award for his performance as Roy Cohn in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Angels in America.

He is also widely known for his portrayal of Dr. Leonard Green, Rachel Green's overbearing father, on the sitcom “Friends”. Leibman had a recurring role on “The Sopranos” as Dr. Plepler.

In 1983, Leibman starred in the Australian movie “Phar Lap” as David J. Davis, the owner of legendary New Zealand/Australian racehorse Phar Lap, who won the 1930 Melbourne Cup and the 1932 Agua Caliente Handicap.

In 2013, Leibman began appearing as a recurring character on the TV series “Archer” as Ron Cadillac. He stars as the husband to Malory Archer, voiced by his real-life wife Jessica Walter.

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Garden State (2004)

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| 102 Min

Andrew returns to his hometown for the funeral of his mother, a journey that reconnects him with past friends. The trip coincides with his decision to stop taking his powerful antidepressants. A chance meeting with Sam - a girl also suffering from various maladies - opens up the possibility of rekindling emotional attachments, confronting his psychologist father, and perhaps beginning a new life.

76 2004 102
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Dummy (2002)

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| 91 Min

An ex-office worker becomes a ventriloquist, leading to a date with his unemployment counselor; but his quirky family and a gauche female friend may thwart his new career and love life.

68 2002 91
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Auto Focus (2002)

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| 104 Min

A successful TV star during the 1960s, former \Hogan's Heroes\ actor Bob Crane projects a wholesome family-man image, but this front masks his persona as a sex addict who records and photographs his many encounters with women, often with the help of his seedy friend, John Henry Carpenter. This biographical drama reveals how Crane's double life takes its toll on him and his family, and ultimately contributes to his death

66 2002 104
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Night Falls on Manhattan (1997)

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| 113 Min

A newly elected District attorney finds himself in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and his partner.

66 1997 113
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Romantic Comedy (1983)

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Jason Carmichael is a popular New York City playwright in desperate need of a new writing partner who can provide him with inspiration. Phoebe Craddock is a small-town teacher who aspires to be a writer.

52 1983 103
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Norma Rae (1979)

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Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the difficult, and possibly dangerous, struggle to unionize her factory.

73 1979 110
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Won Ton Ton: the Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976)

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| 92 Min

Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood is a 1976 film directed by Michael Winner.

45 1976 92
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Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)

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| 104 Min

\Listen: Billie Pilgrim has come unstuck in time.\ Slaughterhouse-Five is an award-winning 1972 film adaptation of Kurt Vonneguts novel of the same name. Director Hill faithfully renders for the screen Vonneguts obsessive story of Pilgrim, who survives the 1945 firebombing of Dresden, then lives simultaneously in his past, present, and future.

70 1972 104
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The Hot Rock (1972)

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| 101 Min

Dortmunder and his pals plan to steal a huge diamond from a museum. But this turns out to be only the first time they have to steal it...

68 1972 101



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