Wallace, Jack

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Wallace, Jack



Agent—The Geddes Agency, 8430 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 200, West Hollywood, CA 90069.


Actor. Kingston Mines Theatre Company, Chicago, IL, member of company.

Awards, Honors:

Drama Desk Award, outstanding ensemble, 1984, for Glengarry Glen Ross; RiverRun International Film Festival Award (with others), best ensemble acting, 2000, for Jacks or Better; Emmy Award for The Trial of Shoeless Joe Jackson.


Film Appearances:

Hank, Death Wish (also known as The Sidewalk Vigilante, Desejo de matar, Ein Mann sieht rot, El justiciero de la ciudad, Il giustiziere della notte, O justiciero da noite, Un justicier dans la ville, Vaaldets fiende nr. 1, Vaekivallan vihollinen, Yo soy la justicia, and Zyczenie smierci), Paramount, 1974.

The Last Affair (also known as Wife, Husband & Friend), Cinematix Releasing, 1976.

Uncle Jack, Medusa Challenger (short film), Film Police, 1977.

Police officer, The Big Score, Almi Pictures, 1983.

Bartender at House of Games, House of Games, Orion, 1987.

Repair shop owner, Things Change, Columbia, 1988.

Uncle Branca, Above the Law (also known as Nico and Nico: Above the Law), Warner Bros., 1988.

Bill (the hunter), L'ours (also known as The Bear), TriStar, 1989.

Matty's bartender, State of Grace, Orion, 1990.

Police officer, Tune In Tomorrow (also known as Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter), Cinecom Pictures, 1990.

Fatal Encounter, 1990.

Frank, Homicide, Triumph Releasing, 1991.

Mike, Liebestraum, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1991.

Tommy, Mad Dog and Glory, Universal, 1993.

Father, Minotaur (also known as The Minotaur), Headliner Productions, 1994.

Football coach, Nixon, Buena Vista, 1995.

Nick's boy, Steal Big Steal Little, Savoy Pictures/Twentieth Century-Fox, 1995.

Dick Resigy, The Killing Jar, Curb Entertainment, 1996.

Police captain, Cold around the Heart (also known as Cold Heart, The Hunt, The Hunt—Eiskalte Liebe, and Sangre fria), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1997.

Rocky, Boogie Nights, New Line Cinema, 1997.

Jesse, Sparkler, 1997, Strand Releasing, 1999.

Chief Pattycake, Platform Six (short film), Hypnotic.com, 1998.

Interrogation officer, Twilight (also known as The Magic Hour, A hora magica, Al caer el sol, Fugindo do passado, Crepusculo, Im Zwielicht, L'heure magique, Rejtelyes alkony, and Sandhedens time), Paramount, 1998.

Mr. Harris, Anarchy TV, The Asylum, 1998.

Sanitation man, The Spanish Prisoner, Sony Pictures Classics, 1998.

Bud Meyers, Brown's Requiem, 1998, Avalanche Releasing, 2000.

Henry, Rituals and Resolutions (short film), AtomFilms, 1999.

Bellhop, State and Main (also known as Hollywood, Vermont, Attention, on tourne!, Cuentame tu historia, Deu a louca nos astros, Sequences et consequences, and State & Main—tienristeyksessae), Fine Line Features, 2000.

Fred, Lakeboat, Artist View Entertainment/Oregon Trail Films, 2000.

Jack, Jacks or Better, ITN Distribution, 2000.

Detective McMahon, Beyond the City Limits (also known as Rip It Off and Rip Off), American World Pictures/Big Pictures Entertainment, 2001.

Enthusiastic person, American Pie 2 (also known as American Summer Story, Secret Disguise, American Pie 2—A segunda vez e ainda melhor, American Pie 2—O ano seguinte, American pie 2: Tu segunda vez es mejor, Amerikai pite 2, Folies de graduation 2, and Le segunda vez es mejor), Universal, 2001.

Waiter, According to Spencer (also known as Admiring Melora and Garage Sale), Lions Gate Films, 2001.

Finvara, Fairie, Gryphon Pictures, 2002.

Harry, The Employee of the Month (also known as Under the Gun), TCS Productions/3 Bean Productions, 2002.

Mr. Penn, Duty Dating, c. 2002.

Senator Cavallo, Intent (short film), Power Up Films, 2003.

Police chief, Art Thief Musical! (short film), 2004.

Chaplain, Edmond, First Independent Pictures, 2005.

Dreamer, Journeyman, Arrowhead Productions, 2005.

Uncle Todd, Love for Rent (also known as Amor en alquiler), MiamiLA Entertainment, 2005.

Wallace Tilman, Man of the House (short film), American Film Institute, 2005.

Client, Once in a Lifetime: Just Go for It, L.A. Film Productions, 2007.

Television Appearances; Series:

Ambrose Miller, The Chisholms, CBS, 1979.

Sergeant Phil O'Brien, Ohara, CBS, 1987-88.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Coroner, Voice from the Grave (also known as Crimes of Passion: Voice from the Grave, From the Files of "Unsolved Mysteries": Voice from the Grave, and Unsolved Mysteries: Voice from the Grave), NBC, 1996.

Sheriff, Amnesia, The Movie Channel, 1996.

Judge Wolinski, The Fixer, Showtime, 1998.

Chief Lewis, Stranger in My House (also known as Total Stranger), Lifetime, 1999.

Sy Harkin, Hard Time: Hostage Hotel (also known as Hostage Hotel), TNT, 1999.

Phil Peters, Who Killed Atlanta's Children? (also known as Echo of Murder), Showtime, 2000.

Santa, Christmas Rush (also known as Breakaway), TBS, 2002.

Television Appearances; Specials:

"The Killing Floor," American Playhouse (also known as American Playhouse: The Killing Floor), PBS, 1985.

"All That Glitters," ABC Afterschool Specials, ABC, 1990.

Grandpa Woods, Comedy Central Thanxgiveaway: Thanksgiving Island (also known as Thanksgivaway 2006), Comedy Central, 2006.

Appeared in The Trial of Shoeless Joe Jackson, WBBM.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Kup's Show, syndicated, c. 1973.

Second homeless man, "Asylum," Law & Order (also known as Law & Order Prime), NBC, 1991.

Ron, "L.A. Story," Designing Women, CBS, 1992.

Joe, "Duke's, We Hardly Knew Ye," Frasier (also known as Dr. Frasier Crane), NBC, 1994.

Detective Janowitz, Muscle, The WB, 1995.

Gambler, "Madwoman," Cracker (also known as Fitz and Cracker: Mind over Murder), ABC, 1997.

Harry, "The Loner," Born Free, syndicated, 1998.

Detective Paul Hoffman, "Who Murders Sleep," NYPD Blue, ABC, 2000.

Mr. Reynolds, "If I Should Fall from Grace," ER (also known as Emergency Room), NBC, 2001.

Tony Mumms, "Table Stakes," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as C.S.I., CSI: Las Vegas, CSI Weekends, and Les experts), CBS, 2001.

Grandpa, "Take Me Out of the Ball Game," Do Over, The WB, 2002.

Murray, "Up the Steaks," Lucky, FX Channel, 2003.

Nelson, "A Little Ho-mance," Becker, CBS, 2003.

Sonny Carroll, "Yo, Adrian," Cold Case, CBS, 2005.

Uncle Danny, "Eat a Peach," Six Feet Under, HBO, 2005.

Father, "What about First Steps …," What about Brian, ABC, 2006.

Hank, "Dedication," The Unit, CBS, 2006.

Father Lange, 10 Items or Less, TBS, 2006.

Pepper Dennis, The WB, 2006.

Appeared as a waiter, Chicago Hope, CBS; and in Spin City (also known as Spin), ABC. Appeared as a tenant in "The Red Cover," an unaired episode of Public Morals, CBS.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Bennett, Sparrow, CBS, 1978.

Chicago Story, NBC, 1981.

"The Awakening," Dark Skies (also known as Dark Skies: The Awakening), NBC, 1996.

The Michael Richards Show, NBC, 2000.

Stage Appearances:

Decker, Bleacher Bums, Organic Theatre Company, American Place Theatre, New York City, 1978.

Father, Curse of the Starving Class, Goodman Theatre, Stage 2, Chicago, IL, c. 1979.

Murphy, The Front Page, Goodman Theatre, c. 1981.

Cliff, The Woolgatherer, Goodman Theatre Studio, c. 1982.

Bartender, bystander, pawnshop owner, and interrogator, Edmond, Provincetown Playhouse, New York City, 1982-83.

Gardenia, Goodman Theatre Studio, c. 1983.

Baylen, Glengarry Glen Ross, John Golden Theatre, New York City, 1984-85.

Understudy for the father, Lie of the Mind, Promenade Theatre, New York City, 1986.

Woodenshoes Eichorn, The Front Page, Lincoln Center, Vivian Beaumont Theater, New York City, 1986, then Plymouth Theatre, New York City, 1986-87.

Artie Shaughnessy, The House of Blue Leaves, Lincoln Center, Vivian Beaumont Theater, 1986-87.

Scullery, Road, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club, New York City, 1988.

Mario, Baba Goya, Second Stage Theatre, McGinn-Cazale Theatre, New York City, 1989.

Bernie, Reunion, Atlantic Theater, New York City, 1991.

Blue, Conversations with My Father, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Bagley Wright Theatre, Seattle, WA, 1991.

General, Distant Fires, Circle Repertory Company, Atlantic Theater, 1991, then Circle in the Square Downtown, New York City, 1992.

Escape from Happiness, Center Stage Theatre, Baltimore, MD, and Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1993.

Fred, Lakeboat, Tiffany Theater, West Hollywood, CA, c. 1994.

Appeared as Lou, One Cold Night, Ensemble Studio; as Ranchman, The People vs. Ranchman, Kingston Mines Theatre Company, Chicago, IL; and in Grace in America, Cleveland Play House, Cleveland, OH. Appeared in other productions, including appearances with the Kingston Mines Theatre Company.

Major Tours:

Appeared as Baylen, Glengarry Glen Ross, U.S. cities.