Beaver, Terry

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(Terry L. Beaver)


Career: Actor.

Awards, Honors: Antoinette Perry Award nomination, best actor—featured role—play, Outer Critics Circle Award, outstanding feature actor, Theatre World Award, outstanding Broadway debut, 1997, all for The Last Night of Ballyhoo.


Stage Appearances:

Adolph Freitag, The Last Night of Ballyhoo, Helen Hayes Theatre, New York City, 1997–98.

Daniel, Glimmer Brothers, Nikos Stage, Williamstown, MA, 1999.

Mr. Stanley, The Man Who Came to Dinner, American Airlines Theatre, New York City, 2000.

Earl of Northumberland, Henry IV, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 2003–2004.

Reinhard Wilke, Democracy, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 2004–2005.

Also appeared in Twentieth Century; Proof, Coconut Grove; How I Learned to Drive, Dallas Theater Center; Angels in America; Betrayal; The Dining Room, Shadowbox, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Othello, In the Name of the Father, and A Christmas Carol, all at the Alliance Theatre, Atlanta, GA; American Notes, Court Theatre, Los Angeles, CA; The Next Big Thing, Melnitz Theatre, University of California at Los Angeles, CA; Tumbleweed, L.A. Theatre Center, Los Angles, CA; Provenance, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Los Angeles, CA; Both Our Houses, Imaginary Theatre; A Thousand Clowns, Burt Reynolds Theatre; Bus Stop, Burt Reynolds Theatre; Marat/Sade, Academy Theatre; The Lady Not for the Burning, Academy Theatre.

Film Appearances:

Trucker, Carny, United Artists, 1980.

Tobin, Hopscotch, AVCO Embassy Pictures, 1980.

Pensky, Six Pack, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1982.

Commercial director, Stroker Ace, Universal, 1983.

Walter Kuhen, The Bear, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1984.

William Miller, Impure Thoughts, RMC Films, 1985.

Agent Johnson, Dead Aim, Verstron, 1987.

Policeman, Pulse, Columbia, 1988.

Carl DiMauro, Funland, Double Helix Films, 1988.

Officer, "The Mission," Amazing Stories: Book One, MCA/Universal Home Video, 1992.

Mr. Judge, Company Man, Paramount Classics, 2000.

Mr. Oliver, Hearts in Atlantis, Warner Bros., 2001.

Dr. Monte, Imaginary Heroes, Sony Pictures Classics, 2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

First guard in visiting room, Fresno, CBS, 1986.

Sergeant Dexter, Billionaire Boys Club, NBC, 1987.

District attorney Bert Lupino, A Season in Purgatory, CBS, 1996.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Union sergeant, The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd, CBS, 1980.

Sergeant, So Proudly We Hail, CBS, 1990.

Shaw, Complex of Fear, CBS, 1993.

Mr. Phelps, Stolen Babies, Lifetime, 1993.

Paul, To Dance with the White Dog, NBC, 1993.

The Price of a Broken Heart, Lifetime, 1999.

Richard Giaque, Shot in the Heart, HBO, 2001.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Mr. Stanley, The Man Who Came to Dinner, PBS, 2000.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Jo Jo, Six Pack, NBC, 1983.

Lookwell, NBC, 1991.

Dr. Lawrence Harrison, "Insight," Profiler, NBC, 1996.

Also appeared in The Client.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Bar owner, "Steele Trying," Remington Steele, NBC, 1985.

Officer, "The Mission," Amazing Stories, NBC, 1985.

"Dick the Kid," Newhart, CBS, 1986.

"In 'N Outlaws," Moonlighting, ABC, 1989.

Newcomer cop, "Alien Nation," Alien Nation, Fox, 1989.

Sergeant Dustin Baxley, "Partners," Alien Nation, Fox, 1990.

Nick Larkin, "Small Wishes," I'll Fly Away, NBC, 1993.

Nick Larkin, "Realpolitik," I'll Fly Away, NBC, 1993.

"Your Own Kind," In the Heat of the Night, CBS, 1993.

(As Terry L. Beaver) "Refuge: Parts 1 & 2," Law & Order, NBC, 1999.

(As Terry L. Beaver) State Attorney General Morris Klein, "Uncivilized," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, NBC, 1999.

(As Terry L. Beaver) "Demolition Derby," Third Watch, NBC, 2000.

(As Terry L. Beaver) Senator Kragen, "Everybody Who's Anybody," Now and Again, CBS, 2000.

(As Terry L. Beaver) Lee Voight, "The Long Goodbye," The West Wing, NBC, 2003.

"False-Hearted Judges," Law & Order: Criminal Intent, NBC, 2005.

Also appeared in "Kiritsis," FBI: The Untold Stories, ABC; (as Terry L. Beaver) Norman Patton, L.A. Law, NBC.


Taped Readings:

Narrator, Patrick F. McManus' Into Twilight, Endlessly Grousing, Audioworks, 1999.

(With Kaye Gibbons) Narrator, Kaye Gibbons' A Virtuous Woman, Audioworks, 2000.