Yeager, Biff

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Education: Studied acting with William Hickey at HB Studios, New York City.


Contact—c/o AAScreenplay Contest, 1514 N. Formosa Ave., Hollywood, CA 90046.


Actor, director, and producer. Silver Penny Productions (a production company), owner; An Abbreviated Screenplay Contest, cofounder; appeared in television commercials, including American Express and Pepsi. Military service: Served in U.S. Army as a paratrooper.


Film Appearances:

Mustached thing, Dynamite Brothers (also known as Dynamite Brown, Killing of a Chinese Bookie, and Stud Brown), Cinemation Industries, 1973.

So Evil, My Sister (also known as Psycho Sisters and The Sibling), Joseph Brenner Associates, 1974.

Link, Jessi's Girls (also known as Wanted Women), Manson Distributing Corp., 1975.

Pines, Head of D.R.A.G.O.N., Black Samurai (also known as Black Terminator and The Freeze Bomb), Magnum Entertainment, 1976.

Motorcycle cop, Frances, Universal, 1982.

Biff, Stryker (also known as Savage Dawn), Universal, 1983.

Agent B, Repo Man, Universal, 1984.

Policeman #1, Prime Risk, Vestron Video, 1984.

Mr. Malene, Girls Just Want to Have Fun, New World Pictures, 1985.

Reporter, Jagged Edge, Columbia, 1985.

Cop in station, School Spirit, Concorde, 1985.

Biff, Savage Dawn, 1985.

Jailer, Echo Park, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 1986.

Bailiff, The Ladies Club (also known as The Violated), New Line Cinema, 1986.

Detective, Sid and Nancy (also known as Sid and Nancy: Love Kills), New Line Cinema, 1986.

Frank McMahon, Straight to Hell, Island Pictures, 1987.

Max/carpetbagger, Walker, Universal, 1987.

Graham, Banzai Runner, Vidmark Entertainment, 1987.

Security man, Dead Man Walking, Discovery Films, 1988.

Paramedic #1, Night Life, RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video, 1989.

County sheriff, Another 48 Hrs., Paramount, 1990.

George Monroe, Edward Scissorhands, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1990.

Captain Billings, The Gumshoe Kid (also known as The Detective Kid), Skouras Pictures, 1990.

Police sergeant, F/X2 (also known as F/X2: The Deadly Art of Illusion and FX2), Orion, 1991.

Benziger, Another You, 1991.

Ryan, American Born, PM Video, 1991.

Security 2, Batman Returns, Warner Bros., 1992.

Bartender, Roadside Prophets, Fine Line, 1992.

Cop #2, Ed and His Dead Mother (also known as Bon Appetit, Mama and Motherhood), IRS Media, 1993.

Dad, Floundering, Strand Releasing, 1994.

Investigating officer, The Glass Shield (also known as The Johnny Johnson Trial), Miramax, 1994.

Rude boss, Ed Wood, Buena Vista, 1994.

Tommy, Dirty Money, Raven Releasing, 1995.

Joe, Headless Body in Topless Bar, Northern Arts Entertainment, 1995.

Philip's father, The Winner, Live Entertainment, 1996.

Mayor Boar, Best Men, Orion, 1997.

Himself, Back to Hell, 2002.

Judge, White Oleander (also known as Weisser Oleander), Warner Bros., 2002.

Detective Bill Baker, Paris, DEJ Productions, 2003.

02, 2004.

Code Black, 2004.

Cyber Meltdown, 2004.

Television Appearances; Series:

Tom, a recurring role, Gilmore Girls, The WB, 2001–2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Teamster #1, Blood Feud, 1983.

FBI forensics man, Drug Wars: The Camarena Story, NBC, 1990.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Cabbie, The Girl Called Hatter Fox (also known as Lost Legacy), CBS, 1977.

Cabbie, The President's Mistress, CBS, 1978.

Gas attendant, Two of a Kind (also known as GE Theater: Two of a Kind), 1982.

Mr. Hawkins, Emergency Room, syndicated, 1983.

Security guard, The Jerk, Too, NBC, 1984.

Tough detective, Attack on Fear, CBS, 1984.

Parent, Not My Kid, CBS, 1985.

1st FBI agent, Annihilator, NBC, 1986.

Officer #1, Ghost Writer, syndicated, 1989.

Market manager, Sins of the Mother, CBS, 1991.

Nelson Zenner, Aftermath: A Test of Love (also known as The Other Side of Murder), CBS, 1991.

Vincent Jensen, Saved by the Bell: Hawaiian Style, NBC, 1992.

Marshall, Bloodlines: Murder in the Family, NBC, 1993.

Farm hand, Little Richard, NBC, 2000.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Copilot, Nowhere to Hide (also known as Fatal Chase), 1977.

Human Feelings (also known as Miles the Angel), 1978.

Man, "Alien Nation," Alien Nation, Fox, 1989.

Rally cop, Just Life, ABC, 1990.

Man in his '50s, Close Encounters, CBS, 1990.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Walt Sheren, Gambler, CBS, 1988.

Daniel Simpson, Sweet 15, PBS, 1990.

Mr. Calder, Too Soon for Jeff, ABC, 1996.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Sheriff, "Happy Trails," The Fall Guy, ABC, 1983.

Desk cop, "The Burden of Proof," Knots Landing, CBS, 1983.

Factory worker, "Payday Pirates," T. J. Hooker, ABC, 1983.

Buffalo Bill, NBC, 1983.

Desk sergeant, "One Kind of Justice," Knots Landing, CBS, 1983.

Cop referee, "Midway to What?," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.

Cop referee, "Honk if You're a Goose," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.

Cop, "Doris in Wonderland," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.

Artie the doorman, "Mr. Hardcastle Goes to Washington," Hardcastle and McCormick, ABC, 1984.

Bailiff, "Harry on Trial," Night Court, NBC, 1984.

Workman, "Boz Busters," Riptide, NBC, 1985.

Cop, "Footnote to Murder," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985.

"The Right Thing," Highway to Heaven, NBC, 1985.

Wilcher, "Million Dollar Misunderstanding," Hunter, 1985.

Adult Jack Wheeldon, "One Life, Furnished in Early Poverty," The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1985.

Chief Engineer Lieutenant Commander Argyle, "Where No One Has Gone Before," Star Trek: The Next Generation, syndicated, 1987.

Chief Engineer Lieutenant Commander Argyle, "Data-lore," Star Trek: The Next Generation, syndicated, 1988.

Ted, "The Fisherman," Matlock, NBC, 1988.

Man, "The Family Car," The Wonder Years, ABC, 1989.

Police officer, "My Bullet," Knots Landing, CBS, 1990.

Police officer, "The Ripple Effect," Knots Landing, CBS, 1990.

Police officer, "Out of Control," Knots Landing, CBS, 1990.

Politician #1, "Dear Hearts and Gentle People," Dallas, CBS, 1990.

Ned, "The Ties That Bind," The Wonder Years, ABC, 1990.

Fire inspector, "Toast," Life Goes On, ABC, 1991.

Hartung, "Hard Bargains," Reasonable Doubts, NBC, 1991.

Heyman, "The Library," Seinfeld, NBC, 1991.

Businessman, "My Nurse Is Back and There's Gonna Be Trouble…," Empty Nest, NBC, 1991.

Bartender, "P.S. Do I Know You?," Night Court, NBC, 1992.

Bellboy, "The Commitments," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1992.

Fireman, "The Four Elements," Sisters, NBC, 1992.

Security guard, "Help," Room for Two, Fox, 1992.

Red Tie, "Nightmoves," Bodies of Evidence, CBS, 1992.

Mitch Fallon, "Nearest and Dearest," Bodies of Evidence, CBS, 1992.

"And Now, a Pause for Menopause," Room for Two, Fox, 1992.

"The Last Supper," Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Fox, 1993.

Auctioneer, "Love, Mancini Style," Melrose Place, Fox, 1994.

Man, "Assault and Batteries," Married … with Children, Fox, 1994.

Todd Hawkins, "The Secret of Gila Junction," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1995.

Policeman, "Boo's in the House," Martin, Fox, 1996.

Building super, "Erotica," Tracey Takes On …, HBO, 1999.

Hal Cernoff, "The Wee Hours," Judging Amy, CBS, 2000.

Burt, "Judging Billie," Rude Awakening, Showtime, 2000.

Dr. Walch, "My Lucky Day," Scrubs, NBC, 2002.

Also appeared as buyer, Homefront, ABC; second customer, Shaky Ground, Fox; Mr. Bell, Sirens.

Television Producer; Pilots:

Produced The Working Actor's Showcase; The New Filmmakers.

Stage Director:

Directed Wizard of Oz, Brooklyn Heights Players.


Music Videos:

Directed a music video for Erin Shawn Hawkins.


Television Pilots:

Wrote The New Filmmakers.