Charles Durning

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 87
Charles Edward Durning was an American actor, with appearances in over 200 movies, television shows and plays. Durning's best-known films include The Sting (1973), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), True Confessions (1981), Tootsie (1982), Dick Tracy (1990) and O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000). He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor... read more

Charles Edward Durning was an American actor, with appearances in over 200 movies, television shows and plays. Durning's best-known films include The Sting (1973), Dog Day Afternoon (1975), True Confessions (1981), Tootsie (1982), Dick Tracy (1990) and O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000). He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for both The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982) and To Be or Not to Be (1983). Prior to his acting career, Durning served in World War II and was decorated for valor in combat.

Birth Name

Charles Edward Durning

Born

Wednesday, 28 February 1923

Died

Monday, 24 December 2012

Actor Filmography

Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021
Bleeding Hearts Santa Claus 2015
The 67th Annual Tony Awards Self - Actor (In Memoriam) 2013
Scavenger Killers Dylan Frier 2013
The Oscars Self - Actor (In Memoriam) 2013
Rogue Assassin Frank Maro 2012
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories Himself - Award Winning Actor (archive footage), Himself - Deceased Award winning actor (archive footage) 2011
The Life Zone James Wise 2011
The Great Fight Judge Frier 2011
Naked Run Congressman Davenport 2011
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Self 2021
Bleeding Hearts Santa Claus 2015
The 67th Annual Tony Awards Self - Actor (In Memoriam) 2013
Scavenger Killers Dylan Frier 2013
The Oscars Self - Actor (In Memoriam) 2013
Rogue Assassin Frank Maro 2012
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories Himself - Award Winning Actor (archive footage), Himself - Deceased Award winning actor (archive footage) 2011
The Life Zone James Wise 2011
The Great Fight Judge Frier 2011
Naked Run Congressman Davenport 2011
An Affirmative Act Man in the White Suit 2010
The Waiter Frank 'The Handler' Maro 2010
Break The Wise Man 2009
Shannon's Rainbow Floyd 2009
A Bunch of Amateurs Charlie Rosenberg 2008
The Golden Boys John Bartlett 2008
Good Dick Charlie 2008
iMurders Dr. Seamus St. Martin 2008
Polycarp Alexander Hathaway 2008
Deal Charlie Adler 2008
Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen Quote Reader 2007
Forget About It Eddie O'Brien 2006
Local Color Yammi 2006
Desperation Tom Billingsley 2006
Miracle Dogs Too Capt. Pete Weaver / Captain Pete Weaver 2006
Descansos Inkeeper #2 2006
Jesus, Mary and Joey Teddy / Teddy the Bartender 2006
Unbeatable Harold Harold's Father 2006
Dirty Deeds Victor Rasdale 2005
One Last Ride Mr. Orlick 2005
The L.A. Riot Spectacular The Lawyer 2005
River's End Murray Blythe 2005
Detective Councilman Max Ernst 2005
Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story Frank McNally 2005
A Boyfriend for Christmas Santa Claus 2004
Rescue Me Michael Gavin, Tommy's Dad 2004
Death and Texas Marshall Ledger 2004
The Drum Beats Twice Satan 2004
NCIS Ernie Yost 2003
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Self 2003
Mr. St. Nick Nicholas XX 2002
Mother Ghost George 2002
Monk Hank Johansen 2002
The Last Man Club John 'Eagle Eye' Pennell 2002
Everwood Eugene Brown 2002
Turn of Faith Philly Russo 2002
First Monday Justice Henry Hoskins 2002
Bleacher Bums Scorekeeper Victor 2001
L.A.P.D.: to Protect and to Serve Stuart Steele 2001
Citizen Baines Clifford Connelly 2001
Dinner for Five Self - Special Guest 2001
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies Self 2001
The Judge Judge Harlan Radovich 2001
Jazz (voice) 2001
O Brother, Where Art Thou? Pappy O'Daniel / Menelaus 'Pappy' O'Daniel 2000
State and Main Mayor George Bailey 2000
The Last Producer Syd Wolf 2000
Very Mean Men Paddy Mulroney 2000
Lakeboat Skippy 2000
Never Look Back 2000
A Constant Forge 2000
Hard Time: Hostage Hotel Det. Charlie Duffy 1999
Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony (voice) 1999
Now and Again Narrator 1999
The Hoop Life Wes Connelly 1999
Hard Time: The Premonition Det. Charlie Duffy 1999
Family Guy Francis Griffin 1999
Justice Moe Ryan 1999
The Directors Self 1999
Hard Time Det. Charlie Duffy 1998
A Chance of Snow Earl Pulmer 1998
Jerry and Tom Vic 1998
Hi-Life Fatty 1998
The 52nd Annual Tony Awards Self 1998
Shelter Capt. Robert Landis 1998
The Practice Stephen Donnell 1997
Orleans Frank Vitelli 1997
One Fine Day Lew 1996
Mrs. Santa Claus Santa Claus 1996
Jack Lemmon: America's Everyman Himself 1996
Sesame Street: Elmo Saves Christmas Santa Claus 1996
The Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists Archie (voice) / Archie 1996
Early Edition Judge Steven Romick, Psychiatrist 1996
Everybody Loves Raymond Father Hubley 1996
Arli$$ Self 1996
Spy Hard The Director 1996
Home for the Holidays Henry Larson 1995
The Grass Harp Rev. Buster / Reverend Buster 1995
The Last Supper Rev. Gerald Hutchens / Reverend Gerald Hutchens 1995
A Woman of Independent Means Andrew Alcott 1995
Cybill A.J. Sheridan 1995
I.Q. Louis Bamberger 1994
In Search of Dr. Seuss Grandfather Yook 1994
Touched by an Angel Father Thomas Madden 1994
Roommates Barney 1994
The Hudsucker Proxy Waring Hudsucker 1994
The Music of Chance Bill Flower 1993
When a Stranger Calls Back John Clifford 1993
Homicide: Life on the Street Thomas Finnegan 1993
The Water Engine Tour Guide 1992
The Story Lady Judge 1991
The Return of Eliot Ness Roger Finn 1991
V.I. Warshawski Lt. Mallory / Det. Lt. Bobby Mallory 1991
Performance Charles F. Money 1991
Fatal Sky Colonel Clancy 1990
The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson Doc Hopper 1990
Evening Shade Harlan Elldridge / Dr. Harlan Elldridge, Dr. Harlan Elldridge / Harlan Elldridge, Dr. Harlan Elldridge 1990
Dick Tracy Chief Brandon 1990
The 44th Annual Tony Awards Self - Winner 1990
The Kennedys of Massachusetts John 'Honey Fitz' Fitzgerald / John F. Fitzgerald 1990
Steve McQueen: Man on the Edge (archive footage) 1990
Dinner at Eight Dan Packard 1989
The Butter Battle Book Grandfather (voice) / Grandfather 1989
Cat Chaser Jiggs Scully 1989
Prime Target Earl Mulcahaney 1989
Brenda Starr Editor Francis I. Livright 1989
Ballet Zio Joshua / Uncle Joshua 1989
Far North Bertrum 1988
Cop Dutch Peltz 1988
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues Senator Henry Colton / Sen. Henry Colton 1987
The Man Who Broke 1, 000 Chains Warden Hardy 1987
Dolly Self - Guest 1987
A Tiger's Tale Charlie Drumm / Charlie 1987
Happy New Year Charlie 1987
The Rosary Murders Father Ted Nabors 1987
Solarbabies The Warden 1986
Meatballs III: Summer Job Pete, Heaven Doorman 1986
Where the River Runs Black Father O'Reilly 1986
Tough Guys Deke Yablonski 1986
The 40th Annual Tony Awards Self - Performer 1986
Big Trouble O'Mara 1986
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Self 1985
Amazing Stories Assistant to the Boss, Earl 1985
Tall Tales & Legends Uncle Doffue 1985
Stand Alone Louis Thibadeau 1985
Death of a Salesman Charley 1985
The Man with One Red Shoe Ross 1985
Stick Chucky 1985
Eye to Eye Oscar Poole 1985
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985
Mass Appeal Monsignor Thomas Burke 1984
The 56th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 1984
Mister Roberts The Captain 1984
To Be or Not to Be Col. Erhardt 1983
Two of a Kind Charlie 1983
Scarface Immigration Officer 1983
Hadley's Rebellion Sam Crawford 1983
The 55th Annual Academy Awards Self - Nominee 1983
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Governor 1982
Tootsie Les / Les Nichols 1982
American Playhouse Retired Man 1982
Sharky's Machine Friscoe / Lt. Friscoe 1981
Dark Night of the Scarecrow Otis P. Hazelrigg 1981
True Confessions Jack Amsterdam 1981
The Best Little Girl in the World Frank Powell 1981
Crisis at Central High Jess Matthews 1981
Die Laughing Arnold 1980
Attica Commissioner Russell Oswald / Commisioner Russel Oswald 1980
The Final Countdown Senator Samuel Chapman / Sen. Samuel Chapman 1980
Starting Over Michael (Mickey) Potter / Michael "Mickey" Potter 1979
When a Stranger Calls John Clifford 1979
North Dallas Forty Coach Johnson 1979
The Muppet Movie Doc Hopper 1979
The Muppets Go Hollywood Self / Himself 1979
Tilt Harold 'The Whale' Remmens 1979
Studs Lonigan Paddy Lonigan 1979
One of the Missing Self 1979
The Greek Tycoon Michael Russell 1978
An Enemy of the People Peter Stockmann 1978
The Fury Dr. Jim McKeever 1978
Special Olympics Carl Gallitzin 1978
The Choirboys Spermwhale Whalen 1977
Twilight's Last Gleaming President David T. Stevens 1977
The Paul Ryan Show Self - Guest 1977
Visions Cubby Doucette 1976
Sherlock Holmes in New York Inspector 1976
Captains and the Kings Ed Healey 1976
Harry and Walter Go to New York Rufus T. Crisp 1976
The Hindenburg Captain Max Pruss / Captain Pruss 1975
Breakheart Pass O'Brien 1975
The Cop and the Kid Officer Frank Murphy 1975
Dog Day Afternoon Moretti / Det. Sgt. Eugene Moretti 1975
Queen of the Stardust Ballroom Al Green 1975
The Trial of Chaplain Jensen Budd Rogers 1975
Baretta Jake Hatch 1975
The Front Page Murphy 1974
Dinah! Self - Guest 1974
BBC2 Playhouse McMahon 1974
The Sting Lt. Wm. Snyder 1973
The Connection Frank Devlin 1973
Barnaby Jones Don Corcoran 1973
Sisters Joseph Larch 1972
Madigan Sid Balinger 1972
Deadhead Miles Truck Driver in Cafe 1972
Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues Murphy 1972
Doomsday Voyage Jason's First Mate 1972
Look Homeward, Angel Will Pentland 1972
Cannon Don Corcoran 1971
The Pursuit of Happiness 2nd Guard 1971
Great Performances Doc Hopper, McMahon (story 'The Monument') 1971
All in the Family Detective 1971
I Walk the Line Hunnicutt / Wylie Hunnicutt 1970
There Was a Crooked Man... Narrator 1970
Hi, Mom! Superintendent 1970
Sticky My Fingers... Fleet My Feet Football Player 1970
Stiletto Cop 1969
Hawaii Five-O Havens 1968
The High Chaparral Hewitt 1967
N.Y.P.D. Lawrence 1967
Hawk Police Announcer 1966
Harvey Middleman, Fireman Dooley 1965
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself 1962
The Password Is Courage American Soldier 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
The Defenders Juror #11 1961
You Are There Col. John Jameson 1953
Armstrong Circle Theatre Clarence Hollis 1950
2008 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
2005 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1998 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1992 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
1991 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Won
1991 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
1986 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1984 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1984 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1983 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1980 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special Nominated
1977 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actor - Television Nominated
1977 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Drama Series Nominated
1976 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture Nominated
1975 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy Nominated
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