David Hanson was an accomplished actor, noted for his comedic timing in his roles for television shows. Hanson launched his entertainment career by acting in films like the action flick "Slap Shot" (1977) with Paul Newman. He continued to work steadily in television throughout the nineties and the 2010s, appearing on "Carnivàle" (HBO, 2003-05) and "The Ghost Whisperer" (CBS, 2005-2010). He also had roles in film during these years, including roles in "The Watermelon Woman" (1997) with Cheryl Dunye and the Stephen Baldwin comedy sequel "Slap Shot II: Breaking the Ice" (2002). Hanson most recently acted on "Inside Amy Schumer" (Comedy Central, 2012-).