Leon Russom

Longtime stage, television and film actor Leon Russom is best known for his extensive theater work and his role on the series "Prison Break". His first professional job was on the soap opera "Guiding Light". During his ... Read more »
Born: 12/06/1941

Filmography

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Diagnosis Murder 1992 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Eagleheart 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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JAG 1996 - 2000, 2002, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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L.A. Law 1991 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Law & Order 1992 - 1994, 1996 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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NYPD Blue 1991 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Nash Bridges 1991 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Picket Fences 1993 - 1994, 1996 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Profiler 1993 - 1994, 1996 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Reasonable Doubts 1991 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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The Magnificent Seven 1997 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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The Sentinel 1996 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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The X-Files 1992 - 1994, 1996 - 2000, 2008 - 2009, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

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Wolfpack of Reseda 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

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True Grit 2010 (Movie)

Sheriff (Actor)

Prison Break 2008 - 2009 (Tv Show)

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Cold Case 2006 (Tv Show)

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NCIS 2004 (Tv Show)

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L.A. Dragnet 2003 (Tv Show)

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John Doe 2002 (Tv Show)

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Behind Enemy Lines 2001 (Movie)

Ed Burnett (Actor)

Men of Honor 2000 (Movie)

Decker (Actor)

The Big Lebowski 1998 (Movie)

Malibu Police Chief (Actor)

Dark Skies 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Goode Behavior 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Reasons of the Heart 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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John Grisham's The Client 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Nowhere Man 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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Primevils 1996 (Movie)

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Strange Luck 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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The Phantom 1996 (Movie)

Mayor Krebs (Actor)

Double Dragon 1994 (Movie)

Chief Delario (Actor)

Midnight Run-Around 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

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Moment of Truth: Broken Pledges 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

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The Adventures of Huck Finn 1993 (Movie)

Shanty Lady's Husband (Actor)

He Said, She Said 1991 (Movie)

Harry (Actor)

Star Trek VI: the Undiscovered Country 1991 (Movie)

Chief in Command (Actor)

Project: Tin Man 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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TV 101 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

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Down Delaware Road 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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Fresh Horses 1988 (Movie)

Larkin's Dad (Actor)

Hostage 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The Rescue 1988 (Movie)

Captain Miller (Actor)

Hotshot 1987 (Movie)

Coach (Actor)

No Way Out 1987 (Movie)

Kevin O'Brien (Actor)

Silver Bullet 1985 (Movie)

Bob Coslaw (Actor)

Love Is a Many Splendored Thing 1967 - 1973 (TV Show)

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Dirty Harry 1971 (Movie)

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The Trial of the Catonsville Nine 1971 (Movie)

David (Actor)

A Private Matter (TV Show)

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A Wing and a Prayer (TV Show)

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Alien Nation: Body and Soul (TV Show)

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Another World (TV Show)

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Childhood Sweetheart? (TV Show)

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Long Road Home (TV Show)

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The Disappearance of Nora (TV Show)

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The Migrants (TV Show)

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The Retrievers (TV Show)

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Witness Protection (TV Show)

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Biography

Longtime stage, television and film actor Leon Russom is best known for his extensive theater work and his role on the series "Prison Break". His first professional job was on the soap opera "Guiding Light". During his early TV career days, Russom continued to work in theater and in 1983 he landed another soap opera, "All My Children". Throughout the 1980s he appeared in numerous films including "No Way Out", "The Rescue", "Silver Bullet", and "Hotshot". After starring in the TV film "Hostage", Russon moved to Los Angeles where he joined the series "TV101". In 1991 he appeared in the feature film "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" and later worked on the films "Double Dragon" and "The Phantom". In 1998 he appeared in one of his most well known roles as the police chief in "The Big Lebowski", directed by the Coen Brothers. In 2006, he joined the series "Prison Break" in a recurring role, appearing in 30 episodes of the show. He earned an Emmy nomination for the television film "Long Road Home".

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