Pat Bermel was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In the early stages of his acting career, Bermel landed roles in action flicks like "Ladies of the Lotus" (1987) starring Angela Read. He also appeared in the TV movie "After the Promise" (CBS, 1987-88). Bermel worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "The Commish" (1991-95). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Through the Eyes of a Killer" (CBS, 1992-93). His career progressed to film, including a role in the action picture "Knight Moves" (1993) with Christopher Lambert. He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "The Hat Squad" (CBS, 1992-93). He also was featured in the TV movie "The Substitute" (USA, 1993-94). Most recently, Bermel directed the Lance Henriksen thriller "The Invitation" (2003).