Rance Howard

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
A Beautiful Mind (2001) | Nebraska (2013) | How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations More »
BORN 
Nov 17, 1928 (age 88)

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Projects in Development (7 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
Past Film & Video (155 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (123 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Home on the RangeHome on the Range (TV Movie) Cal Harlan  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Old Man ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Jerold Norsky ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for ReviewReview (TV Series) Willie ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Kroll ShowKroll Show (TV Series) Dr. Stanley Armond ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Second ChancesSecond Chances (TV Movie) Wilbur  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Los AngelesNCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) Eugene ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Martin Carroll ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for WorkaholicsWorkaholics (TV Series) Jerry ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Elf Sparkle and the Special Red DressElf Sparkle and the Special Red Dress (TV Movie) Rudolph (voice)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Dr. Oliver Kostin ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Lie to MeLie to Me (TV Series) Joe Metz ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Skip TracerSkip Tracer (TV Movie) Old Man Dickens  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for CSI: NYCSI: NY (TV Series) Samuel Cooper ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Twenty Good YearsTwenty Good Years (TV Series) Henry ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost WhispererGhost Whisperer (TV Series) Dirk Abrams ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for That's So RavenThat's So Raven (TV Series) Murphy ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Buddie ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Son of the BeachSon of the Beach (TV Series) Dean Faraday ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for That '80s ShowThat '80s Show (TV Series) Mr. Bailey ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Marcus Roscoe / Angel ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • Carpe Noctem (Oct 15, 2001) Marcus Roscoe / Angel  Less
  • Primary photo for The HuntressThe Huntress (TV Series) Foreman ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for 7th Heaven7th Heaven (TV Series) Old Man in Park ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Help! (Oct 9, 2000) Old Man in Park  Less
  • Primary photo for Driving Me CrazyDriving Me Crazy (TV Movie) Charly Girabaldi  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Just Shoot Me!Just Shoot Me! (TV Series) Blind Flower Guy ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Two of a KindTwo of a Kind (TV Series) Mr. Filmore / Mr. Fillmore ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for CluelessClueless (TV Series) Mr. Bell ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for Holiday in Your HeartHoliday in Your Heart (TV Movie) Blind Man  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Murder, She Wrote: South by SouthwestMurder, She Wrote: South by Southwest (TV Movie) Jarvis Bean  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Babylon 5Babylon 5 (TV Series) David Sheridan ( 3 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 3
  • Primary photo for Beyond Belief: Fact or FictionBeyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series) (segment "The Viewing") ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Reverend / Edwin ( 2 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Baywatch NightsBaywatch Nights (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Second Civil WarThe Second Civil War (TV Movie) Arnold Tooney Jr  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for InkInk (TV Series) Funeral Director ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Motel Manager ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for SeinfeldSeinfeld (TV Series) Farmer / Blind Man ( 2 episodes, 1993–1996 )  Less 1993–1996 2
  • Primary photo for Land's EndLand's End (TV Series) Jeff Foster ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The ColonyThe Colony (TV Movie) Stan Benson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Problem Child 3: Junior in LoveProblem Child 3: Junior in Love (TV Movie) The Janitor  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Des ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Rebel HighwayRebel Highway (TV Series) Minute Man 3 ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Diagnosis MurderDiagnosis Murder (TV Series) Driver ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for CoachCoach (TV Series) Herman Van Dam ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for BaywatchBaywatch (TV Series) Joe / Fireman ( 2 episodes, 1989–1992 )  Less 1989–1992 2
  • Primary photo for Boris and NatashaBoris and Natasha (TV Movie) Polygraph Man  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Doc Graves ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Switched at BirthSwitched at Birth (TV Movie) Frank Hill  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Lucy & Desi: Before the LaughterLucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (TV Movie) Bernie  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Letters from MoabThe Letters from Moab (TV Short) Vern Logan  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Equal JusticeEqual Justice (TV Series) Mr. Williams ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for B.L. StrykerB.L. Stryker (TV Series) Richard Walton ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for SuperboySuperboy (TV Series) Colonel ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Series) Ernest Haynes ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for A Smoky Mountain ChristmasA Smoky Mountain Christmas (TV Movie) Dr. Jennings  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for CBS Schoolbreak SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series) Mr. Sellers ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Return to MayberryReturn to Mayberry (TV Movie) Preacher  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Long Hot SummerThe Long Hot Summer (TV Movie) Wilk  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for A Death in CaliforniaA Death in California (TV Mini-series) Ralph Lee ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Playing with FirePlaying with Fire (TV Movie) Fireman Goodwin  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Scandal SheetScandal Sheet (TV Movie) Mr. Bell  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Words by HeartWords by Heart (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Fillmore ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Finder of Lost LovesFinder of Lost Loves (TV Series) Hank ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Gifford ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Fantastic World of D.C. CollinsThe Fantastic World of D.C. Collins (TV Movie) Policeman  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Rita Hayworth: The Love GoddessRita Hayworth: The Love Goddess (TV Movie) Still Photographer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Thorn BirdsThe Thorn Birds (TV Mini-series) Doc Wilson ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Part 3 (Mar 29, 1983) Doc Wilson  Less
  • Primary photo for The Kid with the 200 I.Q.The Kid with the 200 I.Q. (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Executioner's SongThe Executioner's Song (TV Movie) Lt. Nelson  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Kid with the Broken HaloThe Kid with the Broken Halo (TV Movie) Coach Ramsdell  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Time CrystalThe Time Crystal (TV Movie) Producer, Writer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Miracle of Kathy MillerThe Miracle of Kathy Miller (TV Movie) Dr. Jewell  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Here's BoomerHere's Boomer (TV Series) Foldy / Sheriff ( 2 episodes, 1980–1981 )  Less 1980–1981 2
  • Primary photo for Mork & MindyMork & Mindy (TV Series) Guard ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for EnosEnos (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for SkywardSkyward (TV Movie) Pilot #2  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Scout's HonorScout's Honor (TV Movie) The Captain  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Mr. Burkhart / Ben Wilson / Announcer ( 3 episodes, 1976–1979 )  Less 1976–1979 3
  • Primary photo for Flatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady TruckersFlatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady Truckers (TV Movie) Mr. Murray  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Laverne & ShirleyLaverne & Shirley (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Battlestar GalacticaBattlestar Galactica (TV Series) Farnes ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Cotton CandyCotton Candy (TV Movie) Mr. Bremmercamp, Associate Producer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) Simpson ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The New Daughters of Joshua CabeThe New Daughters of Joshua Cabe (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Dr. McIvers ( 5 episodes, 1973–1975 )  Less 1973–1975 5
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  • Primary photo for SwitchSwitch (TV Series) Collins ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Huckleberry FinnHuckleberry Finn (TV Movie) Pap Finn  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The RookiesThe Rookies (TV Series) Truck Driver ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972–1975 2
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Cleve ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Myron Faraday ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Partridge Family 2200 ADPartridge Family 2200 AD (TV Series) Writer  Less 1974–1975
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Frank Benton / Judge Alan Franklin ( 2 episodes, 1970–1974 )  Less 1970–1974 2
  • Primary photo for LocustsLocusts (TV Movie) Aaron  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Kung FuKung Fu (TV Series) Sheriff Byrd ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Red PonyThe Red Pony (TV Movie) Sheriff Bill Smith, Dialogue  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Ranger ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for NicholsNichols (TV Series) Deputy ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Bogardus / Sam ( 2 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for Night GalleryNight Gallery (TV Series) Cameraman (segment "The Boy Who Predicted Earthquakes") ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Dan AugustDan August (TV Series) Hobbs ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Here Come the BridesHere Come the Brides (TV Series) Goff ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Then Came BronsonThen Came Bronson (TV Series) Mr. Carl Mueller ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Gentle BenGentle Ben (TV Series) Henry Boomhauer ( 30 episodes, 1967–1969 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1968 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1968 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1967–1969 31
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  • Primary photo for The MonroesThe Monroes (TV Series) Al ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for That GirlThat Girl (TV Series) Customer II ( 2 episodes, 1965–1966 )  Less 1965–1966 2
  • Primary photo for The Andy Griffith ShowThe Andy Griffith Show (TV Series) Party Guest / First Treasury Agent / Governor's Chauffeur / Bus Driver ( 4 episodes, 1962–1964 ) , Writer (story by) ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1962–1966 5
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  • Primary photo for The Jean Arthur ShowThe Jean Arthur Show (TV Series) Reporter #1 ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Luka ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Days of Our LivesDays of Our Lives (TV Series) Henry Clovis (1985)  Less 1965– 
  • Primary photo for The FlintstonesThe Flintstones (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965 3
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
    • Smoke Screen (Oct 29, 1963) Doctor (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Combat!Combat! (TV Series) Wilkerson ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Mace / Gideon ( 2 episodes, 1960–1961 )  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) TV Crewman ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Deputy Shaker ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Bat MastersonBat Masterson (TV Series) Fletcher ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for How to Marry a MillionaireHow to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series) Corporal ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for FlightFlight (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode )  Less 1958–  1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Actor ( 3 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957 3
Self (15 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Seinfeld: Inside LookSeinfeld: Inside Look (TV Series) Farmer ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Cleve ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
    • Wild Country: Part 1 (Feb 23, 1975) Cleve (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less

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