Curt Gowdy worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. Gowdy's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as "Heaven Can Wait" (1978) and "The Naked Gun - From the Files of Police Squad!" (1988). He had a part on the television special "Greatest Sports Upsets" (HBO, 1986-87). He also contributed to a variety of television specials, including "Rebels With a Cause: The Story of the American Football League" (1995-96), "Ted Williams: A Baseball Life Presented by Mobil 1" (ABC, 1996-97) and "Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio?" (HBO, 1997-98). He also worked in film during these years, including a part on "An American Summer" (1991). Gowdy continued to exercise his talent in the nineties and the early 2000s, taking on a mix of projects like "The State Farm U.S. Figure Skating Championships" (ABC, 1998-99), "The Sportscasters: Behind the Mike" (History, 1999-2000) and "Wonders of Wildlife Honors: Concert For Conservation" (The Nashville Network, 1999-2000). His credits also expanded to "State Farm U.S. Figure Skating Championships" (ABC, 2000-01). Gowdy last acted in the comedic sports movie "Summer Catch" (2001) with Freddie Prinze Jr.. Gowdy passed away in February 2006 at the age of 87.