Morton Downey Jr.

Talk show host, Radio broadcaster, Actor
Morton Downey Jr. was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He also appeared in the TV movie "Thanksgiving Day" (NBC, 1990-91). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Super Bloopers & New ... Read more »
Born: 12/09/1933

Filmography

Actor (20)

Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie 2013 (Movie)

HImself (Actor)

Palmer's Pick-Up 1998 (Movie)

Dick Cash (Actor)

Meet Wally Sparks 1997 (Movie)

Special Appearance (Actor)

Talked to Death 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Body Chemistry II: Voice of a Stranger 1991 (Movie)

Charles McGill (Actor)

Driving Me Crazy 1991 (Movie)

Taj (Actor)

Legal Tender 1991 (Movie)

Malcolm Connery (Actor)

The Silencer 1991 (Movie)

(Actor)

To Tell the Truth 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

1st & Ten: Do It Again 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Predator 2 1990 (Movie)

Pope (Actor)

Showdown 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Television Terror 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

The Morton Downey Jr. Show 1987 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Thanksgiving Day (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Morton Downey Jr. was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. He also appeared in the TV movie "Thanksgiving Day" (NBC, 1990-91). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Super Bloopers & New Practical Jokes (03/24/89)" (NBC, 1988-89) and "Television Terror" (HBO, 1989-1990). Downey began his entertainment career acting in films like the action movie "Predator 2" (1990) with Danny Glover. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation" (Fox, 1991-92). In the nineties, he worked on the silver screen, taking roles in the action picture "Driving Me Crazy" (1991) with Thomas Gottschalk, the action flick "Legal Tender" (1991) with Tanya Roberts and "Body Chemistry II: Voice of a Stranger" (1992). He also appeared in "The Silencer" (1992) with Lynette Walden. He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Diagnosis Murder" (CBS, 1993-2001). Downey was most recently credited in "Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie" (2013). He also appeared in the Robert Carradine comedy "Palmer's Pick-Up" (1999). He also was featured in the TV movie "The Rockford Files: A Blessing in Disguise" (CBS, 1994-95). Downey was married to Kim Cotton. Downey passed away in March 2001 at the age of 68.

Relationships

Kim Cotton

Wife
second wife

Morton Downey

Father
born c. 1902 in Wallingford Connecticut died on October 25, 1985 in Palm Beach, Florida

Lori Krebs

Companion
together from c. 1986

Milestones

1996

Underwent operation for lung cancer

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