Lee Bryant rose to fame as an actor, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. In the early stages of his Hollywood career, Bryant acted in comedies like "Airplane!" (1980) with Robert Hays and "Airplane II: the Sequel" (1982) with Robert Hays. He appeared in a number of television specials, including "The Rita Moreno Show" (1977-78), "The Many Loves of Arthur" (NBC, 1977-78) and "Lassie: The New Beginning" (ABC, 1978-79). He kept working in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, starring in "Deathmask" (1983). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Mysterious Two" (NBC, 1982-83). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the dramatic comedy "Holy Man" (1998) with Eddie Murphy, the dramatic period piece "The Good Shepherd" (2006) with Matt Damon and the drama "Friends With Kids" (2012) with Jennifer Westfeldt. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (NBC, 1999-). Bryant most recently worked on "Good People" (2014) with James Franco.