Fred Ward

Swing Shift (1984)

Fred Ward  American Actor


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Fred Ward is a 73 year old American Actor. Born Frederick Joseph Ward on 30th December, 1942 in San Diego, California, United States, he is famous for John Anglin In Escape From Alcatraz (1979), Roone Dimmick In Big Business (1988), Rocco Dillon In Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994). in a career that spans 1973–present. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Fred Ward has been in 5 on-screen matchups, including Leigh Taylor-Young in Secret Admirer (1985), Lily Tomlin in Big Business (1988), Maria de Medeiros in Henry & June (1990), Mary Kay Place in Sweet Home Alabama (2002) and Uma Thurman in Henry & June (1990).

Fred Ward is a member of the following lists: Male actors from San Diego, California, 20th-century American male actors and American male stage actors.


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First Name Fred
Last Name Ward
Full Name at Birth Frederick Joseph Ward
Age 73 years
Birthday 30th December, 1942
Birthplace San Diego, California, United States
Height 5' 9½" (177 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame John Anglin In Escape From Alcatraz (1979), Roone Dimmick In Big Business (1988), Rocco Dillon In Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994).
Year(s) Active 1973–present
Friend Ed Harris

Freddie Joe "Fred" Ward (born December 30, 1942) is an American character actor, producer and model. He began his film career in 1979 alongside Clint Eastwood in Escape from Alcatraz. His notable roles include Southern Comfort, The Right Stuff, Remo Williams, his self-produced movie Miami Blues, Tremors, Henry & June, The Player, Short Cuts, Big Business, Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult, Tremors II: Aftershocks, Chain Reaction, Road Trip, Management as well as character roles in many action, drama, comedy and thriller movies. Ward also did model shootings with Lara Stone, Linda Evangelista, Dree Hemingway and Beri Smither. He also appeared in the 1998 Pirelli Calendar.

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True Detective2014Eddie VelcoroTV Show
2 Guns2013Admiral TuweyMovie
30 Minutes or Less2011The MajorMovie
Armored2009Duncan AshcroftMovie
The Wild Stallion2009FrankMovie
United States of Tara2009FrankTV Show
Exit Speed2008Sergeant Archie SparksMovie
In Plain Sight2008Frank JergensTV Show
Leverage2008Steve ReynoldsTV Show
Feast of Love2007BatMovie
Grey's Anatomy2005Denny Duquette, Sr.TV Show
Funky Monkey2004Don DeckerMovie
10.52004Roy Nolan, FEMA DirectorTV Movie
The Last Ride2004Darryl KurtzTV Movie
Masked and Anonymous2003DrunkMovie
Coast to Coast2003Hal KresslerTV Movie
Abandon2002Lieutenant Bill StaytonMovie
Birdseye2002Nolan SharplessMovie
Sweet Home Alabama2002Earl SmooterMovie
Georgetown2002TV Movie
Corky Romano2001Leo CorriganMovie
Joe Dirt2001Joe's DadMovie
Summer Catch2001Sean DunneMovie
Dice2001Gacy, Noah AldisTV Show
Wild Iris2001Errol PodubneyTV Movie
Red Team2000Retired FBI agentMovie
Road Trip2000Earl EdwardsMovie
Ropewalk2000Charlie's dadMovie
The Chaos Factor2000Max CamdenMovie
The Crow: Salvation2000The CaptainMovie
Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis2000John Vernon 'Black Jack' Bouvier IIITV Movie
Dangerous Beauty1998Domenico VenierMovie
The Vivero Letter1998Andrew FallonMovie
Invasion: Earth1998Maj. General David ReeceTV Show
Best Men1997Sheriff PhillipsMovie
...First Do No Harm1997Dave ReimullerTV Movie
Gun1997John FarragutTV Show
Chain Reaction1996FBI Agent Leon FordMovie
The Blue Villa1995FrankMovie
Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult1994RoccoMovie
ER1994Eddie WyczenskiTV Show
Short Cuts1993Stuart KaneMovie
Two Small Bodies1993Lt. BrannMovie
Bob Roberts1992Chip DaleyMovie
Equinox1992Mr. ParisMovie
The Player1992Walter StuckelMovie
Thunderheart1992Jack MiltonMovie
Four Eyes and Six-Guns1992Wyatt EarpTV Movie
The Dark Wind1991Lieutenant Joe LeaphornMovie
Cast a Deadly Spell1991Det. Harry Philip LovecraftTV Movie
Henry & June1990Henry MillerMovie
Miami Blues1990Sgt. Hoke MoseleyMovie
Tremors1990Earl BassMovie
Big Business1988Roone DimmickMovie
Off Limits1988DixMovie
The Prince of Pennsylvania1988Gary MarshettaMovie
The Price of Life1987CrouchShort Film
Florida Straits1987Lucky BooneTV Movie
Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins1985Remo WilliamsMovie
Secret Admirer1985Lou FimpleMovie
UFOria1985Sheldon BartMovie
Swing Shift1984Biscuits TooheyMovie
The Right Stuff1983Gus GrissomMovie
Uncommon Valor1983WilkesMovie
The Hitchhiker1983Luthor RedmondTV Show
Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann1982Lyle SwannMovie
Southern Comfort1981ReeceMovie
American Playhouse1981Mr. Crouch, Royal Earle ThompsonTV Show
Cardiac Arrest1980JamieMovie
Belle Starr1980Ned ChristieTV Movie
Escape from Alcatraz1979John AnglinMovie
The Incredible Hulk1978Marvin, Lynch's HenchmanTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Hostage TakerTV Show
Hearts of the West1975Sam (uncredited)Movie
Ginger in the Morning1974Truck DriverMovie
Cartesius1974TV Movie
The Age of the Medici1973Niccolò de' ContiTV Show
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CraigSnyderMay 20, 2013

My favorite roles he played were in Remo Williams and Road Trip.

JoshskDec 19, 2011

Fred! Ward! We family man:p Josh ward man!!

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