Von Bargen, Daniel 1950–

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Von Bargen, Daniel 1950–

(Daniel Van Bargen, Dan von Bargen)


Born June 5, 1950, in Cincinnati, OH. Education: Graduated from Purdue University.

Addresses: Agent—Mitchell K. Stubbs & Associates, 8675 W. Washington Blvd., Suite 203, Culver City, CA 90232.

Career: Actor. Trinity Square Repertory Company, Providence, RI, member of resident company, 1972–88, 1990–91; Dallas Theatre Center, Dallas, TX, guest artist, 1983–85; American Repertory Theatre, Cambridge, MA, member of resident company, 1988–89.

Awards, Honors: Theatre World Award, 1989–90, for Mastergate.


Film Appearances:

Malcolm, Complex World (also known as It's a Complex World), Hemdale Releasing, 1990.

Vigilante, Shadows and Fog, Orion, 1991.

SWAT communicator, The Silence of the Lambs, Orion, 1991.

Mike Flinn, CIA agent in Berlin, Company Business, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1991.

The Good Policeman, 1991.

Lieutenant Marty Nilsen, Basic Instinct (also known as Ice Cold Desire), TriStar, 1992.

Moreno, Robo Cop 3, Orion, 1993.

Jury foreman, Philadelphia (also known as At Risk and People Like Us), TriStar, 1993.

Detective, Six Degrees of Separation, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1993.

Chief Olson/interrogator, Rising Sun, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1993.

Boat captain, The Saint of Fort Washington, David V. Picker/Nessa Hyams/Carrie Productions, 1993.

Secret Service agent, I.Q., Paramount, 1994.

Vladimir Radchenko, Crimson Tide, Buena Vista, 1995.

Nix, Lord of Illusions (also known as Clive Barker's "Lord of Illusions"), United Artists, 1995.

(As Dan von Bargen) Ratcliffe, Looking for Richard, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996.

Fran Conklin, Before and After, Buena Vista, 1996.

Chief Duncan Hopley, Stephen King's "Thinner" (also known as Thinner), Paramount, 1996.

Air Force General Creely, Broken Arrow, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996.

Warden Pendelton, Amistad, DreamWorks, 1997.

Girls Night Out, 1997.

Theodore Hayes, G.I. Jane (also known as Full Metal Corset, In Pursuit of Honor, A Matter of Honor, Navy Cross, Pursuit of Honor, and Undisclosed), Buena Vista, 1997.

Sheriff Briscoe, The Postman, Warner Bros., 1997.

Devon, The Real Blonde, Paramount, 1997.

Cecil, the butcher, Trouble on the Corner, Trouble on the Corner LCC, 1997.

Sheriff Jackson, Desert Blue, Samuel Goldwyn, 1998.

Mr. Tate, The Faculty (also known as Feelers), Miramax, 1998.

Dr. Litvak, I'm Losing You, Lions Gate Films, 1998.

Mr. Granger, A Civil Action, Buena Vista, 1998.

Police Chief Yardley, The General's Daughter (also known as Wehrlos—Die Tochter des Generals), Paramount, 1999.

General Radford, Universal Soldier: The Return (also known as Universal Soldier IV), Columbia, 1999.

Carl Heine, Sr., Snow Falling on Cedars, Universal, 1999.

Adrian, Blessed Art Thou (also known as A Question of Faith), First Look Pictures Releasing, 2000.

Sheriff Cooley/The Devil, O Brother, Where Art Thou? (also known as O' Brother), Buena Vista, 2000.

Lieutenant Kearney, Shaft (also known as Shaft—Noch Fragen?), Paramount, 2000.

Sam Duritz, The Kid (also known as Disney's "The Kid"), Buena Vista, 2000.

Police Chief Bruce Grady, Super Troopers (also known as Broken Lizard's "Super Troopers"), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2001.

Federal Agent Ellerby, The Majestic, Warner Bros., 2001.

Sheriff Tate, Coastlines, Curb Entertainment, 2002.

Chief detective, S1m0ne, New Line Cinema, 2002.

Howard Deardorf, Artworks, Panorama Entertainment, 2003.

Himself, Cincinnati: Just Around the Corner (documentary short film), 2003.

Stu, Dead Horse, 2004.

Daniel, Drip, 2005.

George Burgess, Things That Hang from Trees, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Joe Morrison, The Guiding Light (also known as Guiding Light), 1993.

Lieutenant Cody, All My Children, ABC, 1994–95.

Commandant Edwin Spangler, Malcolm in the Middle, Fox, 2000–2002.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

A sailor, The Scarlet Letter, 1979.

Voice, The West, 1996.

Voice, Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery, PBS, 1997.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Woolridge, Feasting with Panthers, 1974.

(As Dan Von Bargen) George Berkeley, The Dean of Thin Air, 1983.

Detective Roberts, Right to Kill?, 1984.

Clyde Tolson, Citizen Cohn (also known as Rules of Misconduct: The Roy Cohn Story), HBO, 1992.

Nordlinger, The Last Hit (also known as The Long Kill), USA Network, 1993.

Albert Magliocco, Scam, Showtime, 1993.

Mr. Brady, The Gift of Love (also known as Set for Life), CBS, 1994.

Officer Ted Campbell, With Hostile Intent (also known as Two Cops, Two Cops: The Long Beach Sexual Harassment Case, and With Hostile Intent: Sisters in Black and Blue), CBS, 1995.

Sternhardt, The Shamrock Conspiracy, UPN, 1995.

General Douglas MacArthur, Truman, HBO, 1995.

Rockwell, The Writing on the Wall (also known as Operation Schmetterling), 1996.

General Craig Maxwell, Inferno, UPN, 1998.

Harold, Trigger Happy, Independent Film Channel, 2001.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Voice, Margaret Sanger, PBS, 1998.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Guard, "Life among the Lowly," Visions, 1976.

(Uncredited) Al, "Autumn Thieves," Spenser: For Hire, ABC, 1985.

Thomas, "Three Sovereigns for Sarah," American Playhouse, 1985.

Mr. Hurley, "Rage," Spenser: For Hire, ABC, 1986.

Lambrusco, "Confession," Law & Order, NBC, 1991.

Captain Charlie Dalton, "'Til Death Do Us Part," One West Waikiki, CBS, 1994.

Duane Armstrong/Omega Bomber, "Color Lines," New York Undercover (also known as Uptown Undercover), Fox, 1995.

Sergeant Ray Kahlins, "Hollie and the Blowfish," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1996.

Sergeant Ray Kahlins, "Unembraceable You," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1996.

Prentiss McLaren, "Ranger Jarod," The Pretender, NBC, 1997.

Commander Billings, "Navy Blues," Law & Order, NBC, 1997.

Kruger, "The Slicer," Seinfeld, NBC, 1997.

Kruger, "The Strike," Seinfeld, NBC, 1997.

Kruger, "The Burning," Seinfeld, NBC, 1998.

Kruger, "The Maid," Seinfeld, NBC, 1998.

Haley, "The Pine Bluff Variant," The X-Files (also known as The X Files), Fox, 1998.

Dick Grayson, "Love and War," Party of Five, Fox, 1998.

Prentiss McLaren, "Collateral Damage," The Pretender, 1998.

(As Daniel Van Bargen) David Lerner, "The Plan," Significant Others, 1998.

"Whatever It Takes," Arli$$, 1998.

District Attorney John Flynn, "Innocent," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1999.

Detective Smiley, "Happily Ever After," The Practice, ABC, 1999.

Mr. Halloway, "The Time They Got E-Rotic," Time of Your Life, Fox, 2000.

Stewart Rafferty, "Unhand Me," City of Angels, CBS, 2000.

General Shannon, "In the Shadow of Two Gunmen: Part 1," The West Wing, NBC, 2000.

Air Force General Ken Shannon, "Noel," The West Wing, NBC, 2000.

Judge William Kopesky, "The Ex-Files," Ally McBeal, Fox, 2001.

Judge, "Grounded," Judging Amy, CBS, 2001.

Federal Agent Ellerby, "The Majestic," HBO First Look, HBO, 2001.

Chief Patrick Finn, "Trip Box," Without a Trace, CBS, 2003.

Superintendant Cooper, "The Brotherhood," Law & Order, NBC, 2004.

Also appeared as Whitehall, "Are You There, Alpha Centauri?," H.E.L.P.

Stage Appearances:

Dracula, Purdue Professional Theatre, Lafayette, IN, 1969–70.

Tucker, Missing Persons, Production Company, New York City, 1981.

Hurlyburly, Trinity Repertory Company, Providence, RI, 1986–87.

Major Manley Battle, Mastergate, American Repertory Theatre, Cambridge, MA, 1988–89, then Criterion Center, New York City, 1989.

Macbeth, Public Theatre, New York City, 1990.

Pop, Beggars in the House of Plenty, Stage II, Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 1991.

Gunther Ludwig, Angel of Death (double-bill with Big Al), American Jewish Theatre, New York City, 1992.

Andrew, The Treatment, Newman/Public Theatre, New York City, 1993.



Supertroopers, 2001.

Broken Lizard's "Club Dread," Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004.