Richard Brestoff

Richard Brestoff was widely known for his acting on the big screen. He worked in series television while getting his start in acting, including a part on "The New Operation Petticoat" (NBC, 1978-79). He appeared in a ... Read more »

Filmography

Actor (19)

The Fugitive 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Medicine Ball 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Taking of Beverly Hills 1991 (Movie)

1st Executive (Actor)

Call From Space 1989 (Movie)

Movie Director (Actor)

Dad 1989 (Movie)

Additional Voice (Actor)

Loverboy 1989 (Movie)

Robot Voice (Actor)

Return to Horror High 1987 (Movie)

Arthur Lyman (Actor)

The Man With Two Brains 1983 (Movie)

Dr Pasteur (Actor)

My Favorite Year 1982 (Movie)

Stage Manager (Actor)

The Entity 1981 (Movie)

Gene Kraft (Actor)

Pottsville 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Fast Break 1979 (Movie)

Howard (Actor)

The New Operation Petticoat 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

Operation Petticoat 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Operation Petticoat 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Actor

Car Wash 1976 (Movie)

Irwin (Actor)

The Brady Girls Get Married (TV Show)

Actor
Sound (1)

Oscar 1991 (Movie)

ADR group (ADR)

Biography

Richard Brestoff was widely known for his acting on the big screen. He worked in series television while getting his start in acting, including a part on "The New Operation Petticoat" (NBC, 1978-79). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Pottsville" (CBS, 1979-1980) and "The Brady Girls Get Married" (NBC, 1980-81). He additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Operation Petticoat" (ABC, 1977-78) and "Rape and Marriage: The Rideout Case" (CBS, 1980-81). He next focused his entertainment career on film, appearing in "My Favorite Year" (1982), the Barbara Hershey horror movie "The Entity" (1982) and the comedy "The Man With Two Brains" (1983) with Steve Martin. He also appeared in "Return to Horror High" (1987). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Murder, She Wrote" (CBS, 1984-1996). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in the Jack Lemmon drama "Dad" (1989), "Loverboy" (1989) with Patrick Dempsey and the Ken Wahl action picture "The Taking of Beverly Hills" (1991). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Medicine Ball" (Fox, 1994-95). Most recently, Brestoff acted on "The Fugitive" (CBS, 2000-01).

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