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John Saxon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Saxon (born August 5, 1936) is an American actor who has worked on over 200 projects during the span of sixty years. Saxon is most known for his work in horror films such as A Nightmare on Elm Street and Black Christmas, both of which feature Saxon as a policeman in search of the killer. He is also known for his role as Roper in the 1973 film Enter the Dragon, in which he starred with Bruce Lee and Jim Kelly. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Saxon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Aug 5, 1935 In Brooklyn, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie It Should Happen to You 1954-01-18
Latest Project:
Movie Eurocrime! The Italian Cop and Gangster Films That Ruled the '70s 2012-03-30
Known For
Movie Eurocrime! The Italian Cop and Gangster Films That Ruled the '70s Himself 2012-03-30
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Himself 2010-05-04
Movie Clarkworld himself 2009-11-03
Movie How Bruce Lee Changed the World Himself 2009-05-17
Movie War Wolves Tony Ford 2009-03-08
Movie God's Ears Lee Robinson 2008-06-10
Movie Trapped Ashes Leo 2006-09-12
Movie Pelts Jeb 'Pa' Jameson 2006-01-12
Movie Edgar G. Ulmer: The Man Off-screen Self 2004-09-04
Movie Night Class Murphy 2001-10-23
Movie Mario Bava: Maestro of the Macabre Himself 2000-01-01
Movie Bruce Lee: The Legend Lives On (archive footage) 1999-01-01
Movie Welcome to Primetime Himself 1999-09-08
Movie criminal minds 1998-10-20
Movie Bruce Lee: In His Own Words Himself (archive footage) 1998-07-01
Movie The Path of the Dragon Himself 1998-01-01
Movie Bruce Lee - The Intercepting Fist Himself 1998-01-01
Movie From Dusk Till Dawn FBI Agent 1996-01-19
Movie Encyclopedia of Martial Arts: Hollywood Celebrities Himself 1995-08-28
Movie Jonathan of the Bears Fred Goodwin 1995-04-21
Movie The Killers Within Detective Lewis 1995-01-01
Movie Frame-Up II: The Cover-Up Charles Searage 1994-12-27
Movie New Nightmare Himself / Lt. Donald Thompson 1994-10-14
Movie Beverly Hills Cop III Orrin Sanderson 1994-05-24
Movie No Escape, No Return James Mitchell 1993-01-01
Movie The Baby Doll Murders John Maglia 1993-01-01
Movie Hellmaster Professor Jones 1992-12-16
Movie Animal Instincts Otto Van Horne 1992-10-21
Movie Maximum Force Captain Fuller 1992-10-07
Movie Lucky Luke 2 1992-01-01
Movie Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker 1991-10-28
Movie Blackmail Gene 1991-10-23
Movie The Arrival Agent Miils 1991-01-01
Movie Aftershock Oliver Quinn 1990-10-05
Movie Crossing the Line Jack Kagan 1990-08-08
Movie The Final Alliance Ghost 1990-06-30
Movie The Best of Martial Arts Films Narrator 1990-01-01
Movie Nightmare Beach Strycher 1989-09-01
Movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Lt. Donald Thompson 1987-02-27
Movie Hands of Steel Francis Turner 1986-08-29
Movie Fever Pitch Sports Editor 1985-11-22
Movie A Nightmare on Elm Street Lt. Thompson 1984-11-15
Movie Tenebre Bullmer 1984-02-17
Movie Prisoners of the Lost Universe Kleel 1983-08-15
Movie The Big Score Davis 1983-03-17
Movie The Scorpion with Two Tails Arthur Barnard 1982-09-17
Movie Wrong Is Right Homer Hubbard 1982-04-16
Movie Running Scared Captain Munoz 1980-11-01
Movie Battle Beyond the Stars Sador 1980-09-08
Movie Invasion of the Flesh Hunters Norman Hopper 1980-08-04
Movie Beyond Evil Larry Andrews 1980-05-01
Movie Fast Company Phil Adamson 1979-05-18
Movie The Glove Sam Kellog 1979-12-01
Movie The Electric Horseman Hunt Sears 1979-12-21
Movie Shalimar Colonel Columbus 1978-12-08
Movie The Immigrants Alan Brocker 1978-11-20
Movie The Bees John Norman 1978-11-01
Series 79 Park Avenue John Hackson DeWitt 1977-10-16
Movie Moonshine County Express J.B. Johnson 1977-06-01
Movie The Cynic, the Rat & the Fist Frank Di Maggio 1977-02-03
Movie Violent Naples Francesco Capuano 1976-08-07
Movie Raid on Entebbe Maj. Gen. Benny Peled 1976-01-01
Movie Shadows in an Empty Room Sgt. Ned Matthews 1976-03-09
Movie The Swiss Conspiracy Robert Hayes 1976-09-01
Movie Mark Strikes Again Altman 1976-10-20
Movie A Special Cop in Action Albertelli 1976-11-27
Series Once an Eagle Capt. Townshend 1976-12-02
Movie Mitchell Walter Deaney 1975-09-10
Movie Strange New World 1975-07-12
Movie Metralleta 'Stein' Mariano Beltrán 1975-01-27
Movie Black Christmas Lieutenant Kenneth Fuller 1974-12-20
Movie Planet Earth Dylan Hunt 1974-04-23
Movie Can Ellen Be Saved? James Hallbeck 1974-02-06
Movie Linda 1973-11-03
Movie Enter the Dragon Roper 1973-08-17
Movie Family Killer Gaspare Ardizzone 1973-02-23
Movie Snatched Paul Maxvill 1973-01-31
Movie Joe Kidd Luis Chama 1972-07-14
Movie The Intruders Billy Pye 1970-11-10
Series The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Dr. Theodore Stuart 1969-09-14
Movie Death of a Gunfighter Lou Trinidad 1969-04-04
Movie Western, Italian Style Himself 1968-01-01
Movie Istanbul Express Cheval 1968-10-22
Movie Winchester '73 Dakin McAdam 1967-03-13
Movie The Doomsday Flight George Ducette, a celebrity on flight 1966-12-13
Movie The Appaloosa Chuy 1966-09-14
Movie Queen of Blood Allan Brenner 1966-03-01
Movie The Cavern Joe Cramer 1964-06-26
Movie The Cardinal Benny Rampell 1963-12-12
Movie The Girl Who Knew Too Much Dr. Marcello Bassi 1963-02-10
Movie Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation Byron 1962-06-15
Movie War Hunt Pvt. Raymond Endore 1962-05-01
Movie Posse from Hell Seymour Kern 1961-05-01
Movie The Unforgiven Johnny Portugal 1960-04-06
Movie The Plunderers Rondo 1960-11-05
Movie Portrait in Black Blake Richards 1960-07-27
Movie The Big Fisherman Voldi 1959-08-04
Movie Cry Tough Miguel Antonio Enrico Francisco Estrada 1959-08-01
Movie The Restless Years Will Henderson 1958-12-01
Movie This Happy Feeling Bill Tremaine 1958-06-18
Movie Summer Love Jimmy Daley 1958-03-10
Movie The Reluctant Debutante David 1958-01-01
Movie Rock, Pretty Baby Jimmy Daley 1956-12-01
Movie The Unguarded Moment Leonard Bennett 1956-11-01
Movie Running Wild Vince Pomeroy 1955-12-01
Movie It Should Happen to You Boy Watching Argument in Park (uncredited) 1954-01-18