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M. Emmet Walsh

Actor
Biography
Michael Emmet Walsh (March 22, 1935 - March 19, 2024) was an American character actor who has appeared in over 200 films and television series, including supporting roles in dozens of major studio features of the 1970s and 1980s. He starred in Blood Simple (1984), the Coen Brothers' first film for which he won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead. He also appeared in 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).

Personal Info

Occupation Actor
Place of Birth Ogdensburg, New York, USA
Birthday 1935-03-22

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Filmography by Year

1
2023
1
2022
1
2021
5
2019
3
2018
2
2015
1
2014
3
2012
1
2011
3
2010
2
2009
2
2008
3
2007
2
2005
1
2004
1
2003
1
2002
3
2001
3
2000
6
1999
5
1998
3
1997
6
1996
5
1995
5
1994
3
1993
6
1992
1
1991
5
1990
6
1989
4
1988
6
1987
7
1986
2
1985
6
1984
3
1983
4
1982
4
1981
6
1980
6
1979
3
1978
3
1977
4
1976
4
1975
1
1974
2
1973
3
1972
3
1971
3
1970
3
1969

Filmography by Genre

Drama
75
Comedy
58
Crime
41
Thriller
38
Action
22
TV Movie
20
Romance
17
Family
14
Adventure
12
Science Fiction
11
Mystery
10
Western
9
Horror
7
Fantasy
5
Documentary
4
Etc
2
Animation
2
War
2
Music
2
History
2
War & Politics
1
Action & Adventure
1