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Lou Hirsch is a Actor American born on 27 february 1955 at Brooklyn (USA)

Lou Hirsch

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Nationality USA
Birth 27 february 1955 (63 years) at Brooklyn (USA)

Lou Hirsch (born February 27, 1955) is an American actor, born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, United States, and currently based in the United Kingdom. He studied at the University of Miami and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London with future Star Trek: The Next Generation actress Marina Sirtis. He has an extensive list of credits in film, television, and theater going back more than 20 years.

He appeared as Headmaster Widdlesome in the film Thunderbirds (2004) and as Arnie Kowalski in the BBC TV comedy series My Hero from 2000 to 2006. Hirsch's other film credits include Superman III (1983) and Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988; as the "off-camera" voice of Baby Herman). His first major TV appearance was as Hymie in We'll Meet Again in 1982.

In 2011, Hirsch appeared in the new British-American sitcom Episodes as Wallace, the security guard at the complex where the main characters live.

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Filmography of Lou Hirsch (12 films)

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Thunderbirds, 1h35
Directed by Jonathan Frakes
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, Films about families, Seafaring films, Transport films, Aviation films, Comedy science fiction films, Films set in the future, Space opera, Heist films, Children's films, Disaster films
Actors Brady Corbet, Bill Paxton, Anthony Edwards, Sophia Myles, Lou Hirsch, Vanessa Hudgens
Roles Headmaster
Rating42% 2.103062.103062.103062.103062.10306
The Tracy family, led by former astronaut Jeff Tracy, operate International Rescue, a secret organization that aids those in need using the technologically advanced machines called Thunderbirds. The youngest son Alan lives at a boarding school on the mainland dreaming of being a Thunderbird pilot. He and his friend Fermat Hackenbacker, son of the Thunderbirds’ engineer Brains, are picked up by Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward and her butler Aloysius Parker. Lady Penelope is an International Rescue agent, travelling to Tracy Island in the South Pacific in her limo FAB 1. The Thunderbirds return from an oil rig fire, but Alan and Fermat play around in Thunderbird 1, discovering a strange compound splattered on the side. Unbeknownst to them, the compound is a tracking beacon being used by the Hood, a psychic criminal mastermind who has a vendetta against Jeff for not saving him in a collapsing diamond mine while his brother Kyrano was rescued.
Death, Deceit and Destiny Aboard the Orient Express, 1h32
Directed by Mark Roper
Genres Action
Themes Films about terrorism, Transport films, Rail transport films
Actors Richard Grieco, Christoph Waltz, Romina Mondello, Nicky Henson, Götz Otto, Hristo Chopov
Rating31% 1.56231.56231.56231.56231.5623
When an anonymous benefactor invites a party of celebrities and business magnates to a New Year's celebration aboard the Orient Express, it is the guests' greed which brings them all together. Apart from an enjoyable free trip on the luxury train, the businessmen among the passengers also expect to make a lucrative deal. However, just outside Paris the whole train is taken over by terrorists—without anybody noticing. Jack Chase (Richard Grieco), a young American actor who has also been invited, realizes that one of the waiters is missing but does not know that he has been killed together with all his work colleagues.
Tom & Viv
Tom & Viv (1994)
, 1h55
Directed by Brian Gilbert
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Romance
Themes Films about writers, Poésie
Actors Willem Dafoe, Miranda Richardson, Rosemary Harris, Tim Dutton, Nickolas Grace, Geoffrey Bayldon
Roles Capitaine Todd
Rating64% 3.246883.246883.246883.246883.24688
Biographie de T. S. Eliot.
Panique au pique-nique, 3minutes
Origin USA
Themes Children's films
Actors Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, April Winchell, Lou Hirsch, Corey Burton, Frank Welker
Roles Adult Baby Herman

Chargé de garder Baby Herman lors d'une randonnée en forêt dans le Parc national de Yellowstone, Roger tente de le sauver alors qu'il y part en exploration et découvre la faune locale. Tous ces efforts tournent bien sûr toujours en défaveur de Roger.
Lapin Looping
Origin USA
Themes Children's films
Actors Charles Fleischer, April Winchell, Lou Hirsch, Kathleen Turner, Corey Burton, Luq Hamet
Roles Bébé Herman

Dans une fête foraine, Roger est chargé de garder Baby Herman pendant que « maman » rend visite à une voyante. Herman poursuit un ballon qui va emmener les deux protagonistes sur tous les manèges du parc d'attractions, dont des montagnes russes.
Red King, White Knight, 1h45
Directed by Geoff Murphy
Genres Drama, Thriller, Romance
Themes Spy films, Political films
Actors Tom Skerritt, Max von Sydow, Helen Mirren, Tom Bell, Neil Dudgeon, Barry Corbin
Roles Baetz
Rating59% 2.9689552.9689552.9689552.9689552.968955
The CIA hears of a KGB scheme to assassinate the Soviet General Secretary and enlists Stoner, an agent retired for 10 years, to go to Russia to investigate. He verifies the plot, but then has trouble leaving the country. In the meantime, the U.S. policy makers struggle over whether or not to inform the Soviets of the plot. Stoner's problems are complicated by the renewal of an affair with Anna, a Russian, as he tries to convince her to defect.
Tummy Trouble
Directed by Frank Marshall, Rob Minkoff
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Animation
Themes Children's films
Actors Charles Fleischer, Kathleen Turner, Lou Hirsch, April Winchell, Corey Burton, Luq Hamet
Roles Adult Baby Herman (voice)
Rating72% 3.6413.6413.6413.6413.641
Chargé de garder Baby Herman pendant l'absence de "maman", Roger lui offre un hochet, qu'Herman s'empresse d'avaler. En déplacement aux urgences, les deux compères enchaînent les catastrophes, qui retomberont évidemment toujours sur Roger.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit, 1h44
Directed by Hayao Miyazaki, Robert Zemeckis
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Crime, Animation
Themes Films about animals, Films about films, Mise en scène d'un lapin ou d'un lièvre, Mise en scène d'un rongeur, Mise en scène d'une souris, Buddy films, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Bob Hoskins, Christopher Lloyd, Charles Fleischer, Stubby Kaye, Joanna Cassidy, Lou Hirsch
Roles Baby Herman (voice)
Rating76% 3.847693.847693.847693.847693.84769
In 1947, cartoon characters are commonly referred to as "toons" and most work as paid actors in Hollywood. They frequently interact with humans and animals, and dwell in the animated district of Toontown, owned by businessman Marvin Acme. Amongst the toon stars is Roger Rabbit, who does comedy shorts with Baby Herman, but as of late his performances are poor. Meanwhile, R.K. Maroon, Roger’s employer and head of Maroon Studios, hires private detective Eddie Valiant to investigate rumors that Roger’s wife Jessica Rabbit is having an extramarital affair. Eddie himself is an alcoholic, following the murder of his brother Teddy at the hands of a toon. Going to the Ink & Paint Club, Eddie at first believes that Jessica is a rabbit (due to her last name), but surprised when he sees that she's a very attractive woman. He later attempts and manages to snap photographs of Marvin Acme playing patty cake with Jessica, showing them to Maroon and a distraught Roger who vows he and his wife will be happy, before running off.
Haunted Honeymoon, 1h22
Directed by Gene Wilder
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantastic, Comedy, Horror comedy, Musical theatre, Horror, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Ghost films, Musical films, Comedy horror films
Actors Gilda Radner, Dom DeLuise, Jonathan Pryce, Paul L. Smith, Gene Wilder, Bryan Pringle
Roles Charlie Tarlow
Rating56% 2.8005452.8005452.8005452.8005452.800545
Larry Abbot (Wilder) and Vickie Pearle (Radner) are performers on radio's "Manhattan Mystery Theater" who decide to get married. Larry has been plagued with on-air panic attacks and speech impediments since proposing marriage. Vickie thinks it's just pre-wedding jitters, but his affliction could get them both fired.
Insignificance, 1h50
Directed by Nicolas Roeg
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about television, Films based on plays
Actors Theresa Russell, Tony Curtis, Gary Busey, Will Sampson, Patrick Kilpatrick, Raynor Scheine
Rating66% 3.348593.348593.348593.348593.34859
The film opens on a crowded New York City street where people have gathered to watch a film crew shoot a sequence which becomes recognisable as the iconic shot of Marilyn Monroe in a white dress standing on a grate while the rush of wind caused by a huge fan to imitate the subway going by below blows her skirt up around her waist. The Actress' husband, The Ballplayer, watches with obvious discomfort as she is ogled. The Actress, rather than join him afterwards, disappears in a taxi, leaving him behind. She stops at a store and picks up a variety of toys, flashlights, and balloons.
The Lonely Lady, 1h32
Directed by Peter Sasdy
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Pia Zadora, Lloyd Bochner, Bibi Besch, Joseph Cali, Jared Martin, Anthony Holland
Roles Bernie
Rating26% 1.3249351.3249351.3249351.3249351.324935
Jerilee Randall (Pia Zadora) is an innocent schoolgirl living in the San Fernando Valley area of California with dreams of becoming a famous screenwriter. Shortly after winning a trophy for her creative writing, she meets Walt (Kerry Shale), the son of famous screenwriter Walter Thornton (Lloyd Bochner), at a party. She goes home with him, along with some other friends, and during a late evening pool party, one of Jerilee's friends (played by Ray Liotta in one of his first roles) beats her, slaps her and then sexually assaults her with a garden hose nozzle.