Penacoli, Jerry

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Education: University of Bridgeport, graduated summa cum laude, journalism and theatre.


Manager—Sharp/Karrys, 117 N. Orlando Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90048.


Actor and director. WCAU, Philadelphia, PA, anchorman, 1982–91.


Film Appearances:

Reporter, Galaxy Quest, DreamWorks, 1999.

Tom Kelly, Woman on Top, Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2000.

Himself, Amy's Orgasm (also known as Amy's O and Why Love Doesn't Work), Magic Lamp Releasing, 2001.

Frank Winters, Separate Ways, 2001.

Reporter four, Catch That Kid (also known as Mission without Permission), Fox 2000 Pictures, 2004.

Dave the anchorman, Quality Time, 2004.

Television Appearances; Series:

Cohost, Attitudes, Lifetime, 1991.

Jerry Hernandez, Santa Barbara, CBS, 1992.

Reporter, Hard Copy, CBS, 1996–99.

Warm–up and announcer, DreamMaker (also known as Richard Simmons' "DreamMaker"), 1999.

Miles Malloy, Days of Our Lives (also known as DOOL and Days), NBC, 2000.

Hollywood correspondent, Extra, syndicated, c. 2001.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Reporter #3, Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story (also known as Seduced by Madness), NBC, 1996.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Charles Bosworth, Precious Victims, CBS, 1993.

Field reporter, Roseanne and Tom: Behind the Scenes, NBC, 1994.

Newscaster, Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee Nightmare, Fox, 1995.

Hard Copy voiceover, Legalese, TNT, 1998.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Richard Simmons: The E! True Hollywood Story (documentary), E! Entertainment Television, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Newscaster, "Woody Gets an Election," Cheers, NBC, 1993.

Anchor person, "Food Chains," Chicago Hope, CBS, 1994.

Richard, "The Thirty–Minute Man," Ellen, ABC, 1994.

Stan Chester, "Have I Got a Couple for You," Wings, NBC, 1995.

Richard, "Thirty Kilo Man: Part 1," Ellen, ABC, 1995.

Troy Hartman, "Hello, Mister Chips," Step by Step, ABC, 1995.

Buck, "The Retreat," Hudson Street, ABC, 1996.

Harvey Norris, "Missing," Baywatch, syndicated, 1997.

Himself, "Caroline and the Sandwich," Caroline in the City, NBC, 1998.

Will Baker, ZNN reporter, "Act of Terror," JAG, CBS, 1998.

Reporter, "Deconstructing Peri," V.I.P., syndicated, 1998.

Mitchell Roberts, "Les Is More," The Practice, ABC, 2003.

Himself, The Sharon Osbourne Show, syndicated, 2004.

Also appeared as Aaron Neely, The District.

Television Director; Episodic:

Directed episodes of Hard Copy.



Bucks County Courier Times, March 28, 2001.