David Knell

Actor | Second Unit or Assistant Director | Cinematographer
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KNOWN FOR 
Splash (1984) | Total Recall (1990) | Turner & Hooch (1989)
AKA 
David Nell
BORN 
Sep 8, 1961 (age 56)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | AEA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Blond(e) (Chin Length)
EYES *
Blue
WEIGHT *
180 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Average
ACCENTS *
New York (Brooklyn) | New England | Southern | Irish | French | British  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Violin | Fiddle | Viola | Guitar  Less
DANCE *
Tap
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Film | Theater | Commercial  Less
JOB TYPES *
Editing | Acting | Producing | Camera Operation | Production | Directing | Steadicam Operator | Writing | Cinematography  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
us (without valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (16 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (35 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for GrimmGrimm (TV Series) Stan's Father (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for LeverageLeverage (TV Series) Rick Crowsley (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Six Feet UnderSix Feet Under (TV Series) Kevin's Friend #2 (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for ProvidenceProvidence (TV Series) Father (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The Invisible ManThe Invisible Man (TV Series) Dennis (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Diagnosis MurderDiagnosis Murder (TV Series) Clerk (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Brer Rabbit's Christmas CarolBrer Rabbit's Christmas Carol (TV Movie) Actor (voice)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for JailbirdsJailbirds (TV Movie) Baxter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Murphy BrownMurphy Brown (TV Series) Pizza Kid (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for BlossomBlossom (TV Series) Mozart (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Father Dowling MysteriesFather Dowling Mysteries (TV Series) Intern (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Famous Teddy ZThe Famous Teddy Z (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for ParadiseParadise (TV Series) Jesse (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for ALFALF (TV Series) Dudley (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for The Law and Harry McGrawThe Law and Harry McGraw (TV Series) Wendell (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for The Tracey Ullman ShowThe Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) Sidney, Radio Station Assistant (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • K-AIR (Nov 15, 1987) Sidney, Radio Station Assistant  Less
  • Primary photo for Charles in ChargeCharles in Charge (TV Series) Duane (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Rags to RichesRags to Riches (TV Series) Darryl (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Acting Police Chief Wylie Ledbetter (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • No Laughing Murder (Mar 15, 1987) Acting Police Chief Wylie Ledbetter  Less
  • Primary photo for The Alan King ShowThe Alan King Show (TV Movie) Barton Sommers  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Mr. SunshineMr. Sunshine (TV Series) Warren Leftwich (11 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 11
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  • Primary photo for Shadow ChasersShadow Chasers (TV Series) Wick (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Gidget's Summer ReunionGidget's Summer Reunion (TV Movie) Albert Winslow  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for High School U.S.A.High School U.S.A. (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for We Got It MadeWe Got It Made (TV Series) Rick (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for St. ElsewhereSt. Elsewhere (TV Series) Matthew Brody (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for September GunSeptember Gun (TV Movie) Jason, Ben's Nephew  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Amanda'sAmanda's (TV Series) Reverend Frank Flicker (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Bret MaverickBret Maverick (TV Series) Rodney Catlow (18 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1982 18
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  • Primary photo for Best of the WestBest of the West (TV Series) Jimmy-Jack (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Bitter HarvestBitter Harvest (TV Movie) Brandon  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for A Christmas Without SnowA Christmas Without Snow (TV Movie) Terry  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Sam Clemens (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for CBS Afternoon PlayhouseCBS Afternoon Playhouse (TV Series) Sam (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Belle StarrBelle Starr (TV Movie) Ed Reed (as David Nell)  Less 1980

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Richard II * – Sir Stephen Scroop Uprising Theatre
  • The Comedy of Errors * – Antipholus of Ephisis Kingsmen Shakespeare Co.
  • The Male Animal * – Michael Barnes Actors Alley, Noho
  • Diary of Anne Frank * – Mr. Kraler Allan Hunt, director
  • Runaways * – Eddie Original Broadway Production
  • Licking Batteries * – Conrad//Allessandro/Eugene CoHo Theatre, portland
  • ART * – Serge Lakewood Center, Lake Oswego
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Ecstatic * – Frank - Helpless Romantic David Knell, director
  • Turner and Hooch * – Ernie - Dog Slobber Victim Roger Spotiswoode, director
  • Total Recall * – Ernie - Rekall Technician Paul Verhoeven, director
  • Spring Break * – Nelson - the lead guy Sean S. Cunningham, director
  • My Blue Heaven * – Supermarket Checker Herbert Ross, director
  • Splash * – Claude, the moron twin Ron Howard, director
  • Chopper Chicks in Zombie Town * – Booge, local zombie killer Dan Hoskins, director
  • The Devil and Max Devlin * – Nerve Nordlinger, motocross nerd Steven H. Stern, director
  • Making Love * – Michael, bar patron Arthur Hiller, director
  • Jailbirds * – Deputy Baxter Butterworth Burt Brinkerhoff, director
  • Shadow Chasers * – Wick, tabloid reporter Kenneth Johnson
  • September Gun * – Jason, cowboy sidekick Don Taylor, director
  • Bitter Harvest * – Brandon, farm hand Roger Young, director
  • Belle Starr * – Ed Reed, Belle's son John Alonzo
  • Life On the Mississippi * – Sam, Cub Riverboat Pilot Peter H. Hunt
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Murphy Brown * – Pizza Guy Barnett Kelman
  • Murder She Wrote * – Acting Chief Wylie B. Ledbetter Walter Graumann
  • 6 Feet Under * – Friend of the deceased Alan Paol
  • Providence * – Mr. Willis, bereaved Dad mike Fresco
  • Mr. Sunshine * – Warren Leftwich, Series Regular John Rich
  • Bret Maverick * – Rodney Catlow - Series Regular Warner Bros.

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