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Pat McNamara was born on July 22, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Sleepers (1996) and Instinct (1999). See full bio »
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Known For

The Silence of the Lambs Sheriff Perkins
Sleepers Guard
Instinct Dr. Josephson
Airplane II: The Sequel Businessman #2


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 2002 The Guru
Mr. McGee
 2002 Ash Wednesday
 2000 The Beat (TV Series)
- The Beat Goes On (2000)
 1999 Fight Club
Police Commissioner Jacobs
 1999 Instinct
Dr. Josephson
 1999/I Mutiny (TV Movie)
 1998 Party of Five (TV Series)
Dr. Bob
- Moving On (1998) ... Dr. Bob
 1997-1998 Oz (TV Series)
Dr. Prestopnick
- Strange Bedfellows (1998) ... Dr. Prestopnick
- Straight Life (1997) ... Dr. Prestopnick
 1997 413 Hope St. (TV Series)
Warren Jennings
- Thanksgiving (1997) ... Warren Jennings
 1997 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Ralph Lyne
- Pilot (1997) ... Ralph Lyne
 1997 The Last Time I Committed Suicide
Father Fletcher
 1997 Commandments
Police Chief Warren
 1995-1997 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series)
Mike Kellerman Sr. / Mike Kellerman, Sr.
- Wu's on First? (1997) ... Mike Kellerman Sr.
- Fire: Part 2 (1995) ... Mike Kellerman, Sr.
 1996 Sleepers
 1996 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Henry Davis
- A Death in the Family (1996) ... Henry Davis
 1996 The Daytrippers
Jim Malone
 1995 Zoya (TV Movie)
Stage Manager
 1994 The Search for One-eye Jimmy
Harold Hoyt
 1994 Cagney & Lacey: The Return (TV Movie)
 1993 All My Children (TV Series)
Walt Marsh
- Episode #1.6004 (1993) ... Walt Marsh (credit only)
- Episode #1.5990 (1993) ... Walt Marsh (credit only)
 1991-1992 Law & Order (TV Series)
Ron Borland / Molloy
- Intolerance (1992) ... Ron Borland
- Life Choice (1991) ... Molloy
 1992 Claude
Al Dewey
 1991 Against the Law (TV Series)
- The Union Label (1991)
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs
Sheriff Perkins
 1990 Orpheus Descending (TV Movie)
 1989 Lean on Me
Police Officer
 1989 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Mr. O'Brien
- Taking a Stand (1989) ... Mr. O'Brien
 1987 The Squeeze
Arnold Drisco (as Pat MacNamara)
 1985 A Chorus Line
 1985 Stone Pillow (TV Movie)
 1985 Brass (TV Movie)
Lt. Hanley
 1984 Mr. Mom (TV Movie)
Vernon Wesley
 1984 Crimes of Passion
 1984 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Mr. Kremmins
- Cramming (1984) ... Mr. Kremmins (as Patrick McNamara)
 1984 Last of the Great Survivors (TV Movie)
Redinald Burke
 1983 Prototype (TV Movie)
 1983 I Want to Live (TV Movie)
Capt. Polk
 1983 At Ease (TV Series)
Hollis Figaro
- The Marriage of the Figaros (1983) ... Hollis Figaro
 1983 Blue Thunder
 1982 The Devlin Connection (TV Series)
- Erica (1982) ... Sam
 1982 Airplane II: The Sequel
Businessman #2
 1982 Family Ties (TV Series)
Officer Becker
- Have Gun, Will Unravel (1982) ... Officer Becker
 1982 The Challenge
Fight Promoter
 1982 In the Custody of Strangers (TV Movie)
 1982 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
'Gentleman Joe' Cavanaugh
- Heroes (1982) ... 'Gentleman Joe' Cavanaugh
 1981 Remember Me (Short)
Service Manager
 1981 Revenge of the Gray Gang (TV Movie)
Officer Francis Hoots
 1981 Barney Miller (TV Series)
Burt Boskin / Roland Kent
- The Car (1981) ... Burt Boskin
- Riot (1981) ... Roland Kent
 1981 Soap (TV Series)
- Episode #4.15 (1981) ... Chairman
 1980 Archie Bunker's Place (TV Series)
Gordy Bruns
- The Incident (1980) ... Gordy Bruns
 1980 Windows
 1979 The Last Word
S.W.A.T. Lieutenant
 1979 Hollow Image (TV Movie)
Delivery Man
 1979 Crisis in Mid-air (TV Movie)
 1978 American Hot Wax
 1976 The Front
Federal Marshal (as Patrick McNamara)
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
 1975 The Boy Who Liked Deer (Short)
Mr. Mason (as Patrick McNamara)
 1975 Dead Man on the Run (TV Movie)
 1966 Dark Shadows (TV Series)
Bangor Pine Hotel customer
- Episode #1.95 (1966) ... Bangor Pine Hotel customer (uncredited)
- Episode #1.42 (1966) ... Bangor Pine Hotel customer (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(February 20 to March 23, 1980) He played Dan in David Blomquist's play, "Weekends Like Other People," was performed in a Humana Festival production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Carol Teitel (Laurie) in the cast. Israel Hicks was director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Pat MacNamara | Patrick McNamara

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Brad Davis, Annabella Price, Ebbe Roe Smith, Priscilla Smith and he were awarded the 1982 Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Ensemble for "Metamorphosis" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

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