Ted Rusoff was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Rusoff worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "L' Ossessa" (1974), "Mussolini: The Decline and Fall of Il Duce" (1985-86) and "The Day Christ Died" (CBS, 1979-1980). He also contributed to "The Sword of the Barbarians" (1983) starring Peter MacCoy. He also starred in the TV movies "Lost Souls" (UPN, 1998-99) and "Riddler's Moon" (UPN, 1998-99). He also lent his voice to "The Last Temptation of Christ" (1988) with Willem Dafoe. Rusoff took on film roles in more recent years, appearing in the Christopher McDonald thriller "The Eighteenth Angel" (1998) and the Jim Caviezel smash hit dramatic biopic "The Passion of the Christ" (2004). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Rome" (HBO, 2005-07). Most recently, Rusoff acted in the Keisha Castle-Hughes period drama "The Nativity Story" (2006).