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Scott Brady is a Actor American born on 13 september 1924 at Brooklyn (USA)

Scott Brady

Scott Brady
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Birth name Gerard Kenneth Tierney
Nationality USA
Birth 13 september 1924 at Brooklyn (USA)
Death 16 april 1985 (at 60 years) at Los Angeles (USA)

Scott Brady (born Gerard Kenneth Tierney; September 13, 1924 – April 16, 1985) was an American film and television actor best known for his roles in western films and as a ubiquitous television presence. His acting career spanned 1948 - 1984.

Biography

Brady had been involved earlier in life with actresses Gwen Verdon and Dorothy Malone but went on to marry a non-actress at age 43 and have two sons. A staunch supporter of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football, Brady hosted the team with a party at his home in the Hollywood Hills whenever the Irish came to town to play the University of Southern California.

In 1981, Brady was stricken with pulmonary fibrosis and thereafter required the use of an oxygen tank. He died four years later at the age of sixty. He is interred at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California.

Best films

The China Syndrome (1979)
(Actor)

Usually with

Dan Curtis
Dan Curtis
(3 films)
Steve Fisher
Steve Fisher
(6 films)
Richard Arlen
Richard Arlen
(5 films)
James Best
James Best
(4 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Scott Brady (56 films)

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Actor

Gremlins
Gremlins (1984)
, 1h45
Directed by Joe Dante
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Comedy, Horror comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Themes Monde imaginaire, Christmas films, Comedy horror films
Actors Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, Polly Holliday, Frances Lee McCain, Corey Feldman
Roles Sheriff Frank
Rating72% 3.6478253.6478253.6478253.6478253.647825
Randall “Rand” Peltzer, a struggling inventor, visits a Chinatown antique store in the hope to find a Christmas present for his son Billy. In the store, Randall encounters a small, furry creature called a Mogwai. The owner Mr. Wing refuses to sell the creature to Rand, so his grandson secretly sells the Mogwai to Rand but tells him to remember three important rules that must never be broken – do not expose the Mogwai to bright lights or sunlight which will kill it, do not let it get wet, and never feed it after midnight.
Strange Behavior, 1h34
Directed by Michael Laughlin
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Horror
Actors Michael Murphy, Louise Fletcher, Dan Shor, Arthur Dignam, Fiona Lewis, Dey Young
Roles Shea
Rating57% 2.855652.855652.855652.855652.85565
Several teenage boys in Galesburg, Illinois are murdered, each apparently by a different killer. Local policeman John Brady (Murphy) investigates. The victims are sons of men who previously collaborated with John to investigate the unethical experiments of Galesburg University professor Dr. Le Sange (Dignam), who reportedly died years previously but still gives lectures via old films. Le Sange's research is being continued by Gwen Parkinson (Lewis). John, whose late wife had worked for Le Sange, becomes convinced that Le Sange is still alive and is waging a vendetta against those who wronged him. Unbeknownst to John, Gwen has enlisted his son Pete (Shor) as a research subject. Gwen's "experiments" involve mind control, turning the subject into a programmed killer.
The China Syndrome, 2h2
Directed by James Bridges
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Themes Films about writers, La fin du monde, Films about journalists, Films about television, Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon, Michael Douglas, Richard Herd, Scott Brady, Wilford Brimley
Roles Herman De Young
Rating73% 3.6987253.6987253.6987253.6987253.698725
While visiting the (fictional) Ventana nuclear power plant outside Los Angeles, television news reporter Kimberly Wells (Fonda), her cameraman Richard Adams (Douglas) and their soundman Hector Salas witness the plant going through an emergency shutdown (SCRAM). Shift Supervisor Jack Godell (Lemmon) notices an unusual vibration while grabbing his cup of coffee which he had set down. He then finds that a gauge is misreading and that the coolant is dangerously low (he thought it was overflowing). The crew manages to bring the reactor under control and can be seen celebrating and expressing relief.
The Last Ride of the Dalton Gang, 3h
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Western
Actors Cliff Potts, Randy Quaid, Larry Wilcox, Royal Dano, Mills Watson, Sharon Farrell
Roles Poker Player
Rating55% 2.7699152.7699152.7699152.7699152.769915
À la suite de l'assassinat de leur frère aîné, Frank, les Dalton commencent une nouvelle vie tout en poursuivant leur quête de fortune qui finira par le raid de la ville de Coffeyville dans le Kansas. Avec à leur poursuite le détective Will Smith.
When Every Day Was the Fourth of July, 1h40
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Dean Jones, Andrew Duggan, Louise Sorel, Chris Petersen, Katy Kurtzman, Harris Yulin
Roles Officer Michael Doyle
Rating76% 3.8444553.8444553.8444553.8444553.844455
It's the summer of 1937 in Bridgeport, Connecticut and 12-year-old Daniel Cooper (Chris Petersen) along with his 10-year-old sister Sarah (Katy Kurtzman) are looking forward to summer vacation, most particularly, the annual 4th of July festivities. Sarah soon befriends the town's gentle misfit, Albert Cavanaugh, known by the town's children as "Snowman" (Geoffrey Lewis), a highly decorated and now brain-damaged World War I veteran, after she defends him from the town's resident bully, "Red" Doyle (Eric Shea). When Snowman finds himself accused of a terrible murder, Sarah, believing him to be innocent, convinces her successful attorney father, Ed Cooper (Dean Jones) to defend him. Amid courtroom allegations of communism and insinuations of a potentially inappropriate relationship with Sarah, Ed Cooper and the town's children must try to prove Snowman's innocence, before he can be sentenced to jail for the murder.
The Kansas City Massacre, 1h39
Directed by Dan Curtis
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Mafia films, Gangster films
Actors Dale Robertson, Bo Hopkins, Scott Brady, John Karlen, Matt Clark, Lynn Loring
Roles Police Commissioner Herbert Tucker McElwaine
Rating64% 3.235163.235163.235163.235163.23516
Gangsters free one of their colleagues being escorted to prison and kill several FBI agents and local police officers in the attempt. FBI agent Melvin Purvis puts together a special squad to track down and capture the men responsible.
Roll, Freddy, Roll!, 1h13
Directed by Bill Persky
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Sports films
Actors Tim Conway, Jan Murray, Moosie Drier, Barra Grant, Scott Brady, Robert J. Hogan
Roles Adm. Norton
Rating73% 3.655753.655753.655753.655753.65575
A man tries to impress his son by breaking the world record for staying on roller skates.
Wicked, Wicked, 1h35
Directed by Richard L. Bare
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror, Slasher
Themes Serial killer films
Actors David Bailey, Tiffany Bolling, Randolph Roberts, Scott Brady, Edd Byrnes, Madeleine Sherwood
Roles Police Sgt. Ramsey
Rating55% 2.7594652.7594652.7594652.7594652.759465
The Grandview is a sprawling Californian hotel with a terrible secret: single blonde visitors who check in don't check out. Hotel detective Rick Stewart (David Bailey) begins investigating what's happened to a handful of vanishing guests but he soon becomes personally involved when his brunette ex-wife, Lisa James (Tiffany Bolling), arrives for a singing engagement at the hotel. When Lisa dons a blonde wig for her performance, she finds herself the next target of a psychopathic killer.
Bonnie's Kids, 1h45
Directed by Arthur Marks
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Crime
Actors Tiffany Bolling, Steve Sandor, Robin Mattson, Scott Brady, Alex Rocco, Leo Gordon
Roles Ben
Rating60% 3.048513.048513.048513.048513.04851
Sisters Myra and Ellie have finally had enough of their miserable, dead-end lives. When their step-father Charley tries to rape Myra, Ellie shoots him with a shotgun and the pair run off to their wealthy uncle's mansion in El Paso. From that point on the two undergo a transformation in their personalities and start to enjoy living their lives on the wild side.
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, 2h1
Directed by Richard Brooks
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Crime
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Films about prostitution, Erotic thriller films, Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Warren Beatty, Goldie Hawn, Gert Fröbe, Robert Webber, Scott Brady, Arthur Brauss
Roles Sarge
Rating63% 3.150213.150213.150213.150213.15021
Set in Hamburg, West Germany, several criminals take advantage of the German bank privacy laws to use safe deposit boxes in a German bank to store large amounts of illicit cash. These include a Las Vegas mobster as well as a ruthless drug smuggler known as the Candy Man and a crooked overbearing U.S. Army sergeant and his meek-mannered partner the Major, who conspire on a big heroin and LSD smuggling score. Joe Collins (Warren Beatty), an American bank security consultant, has been spying on them and makes mysterious and elaborate preparations to steal their money (totaling more than $1.5 million) with the help of Dawn Divine (Goldie Hawn), a hooker with a heart of gold.
Doctors' Wives, 1h41
Directed by George Schaefer
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about sexuality
Actors Dyan Cannon, Gene Hackman, Carroll O'Connor, Richard Crenna, Rachel Roberts, Janice Rule
Roles Sgt.Malloy
Rating45% 2.2542652.2542652.2542652.2542652.254265
While playing cards with her girlfriends, all of whom suspect their doctor husbands of having affairs, Lorrie Dellman volunteers to seduce each of them to find out more.
Cain's Cutthroats, 1h35
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Action, Western
Actors John Carradine, Darwin Joston, Scott Brady, Valda Hansen, Russ McCubbin
Roles Justice Cain
Rating55% 2.791352.791352.791352.791352.79135
After the end of the Civil War, Confederate army captain Justice Cain (Scott Brady) retires from the military. He becomes a farmer and lives a peaceful life with his son, Jody (by his deceased first wife) and his new wife, Angie (Tereza Thaw), the biracial ex-slave of Cain's former father-in-law.
Marooned
Marooned (1969)
, 2h14
Directed by John Sturges
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, La fin du monde, Films about music and musicians, Dans l'espace, Films about the Apollo program, Films based on science fiction novels, Musical films, Space opera, Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Gregory Peck, Richard Crenna, David Janssen, James Franciscus, Gene Hackman, Lee Grant
Roles Public Affairs Officer
Rating59% 2.952312.952312.952312.952312.95231
Three American astronauts – commander Jim Pruett (Richard Crenna), "Buzz" Lloyd (Gene Hackman), and Clayton "Stoney" Stone (James Franciscus) – are the first crew of an experimental space station on an extended duration mission. While returning to Earth, the main engine on the Apollo spacecraft Ironman One fails. Mission Control determines that Ironman does not have enough backup thruster capability to initiate atmospheric reentry, or to re-dock with the station and wait for rescue. The crew is marooned in orbit.
The Mighty Gorga, 1h24
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantasy, Adventure
Actors Anthony Eisley, Scott Brady, Kent Taylor, Greydon Clark, Gary Graver
Roles Dan Morgan
Rating30% 1.5306151.5306151.5306151.5306151.530615
Circus owner Mark Remington is concerned that he is about to go bankrupt. On hearing of an overgrown gorilla (the Gorga) in Africa, he travels there with the aim of capturing it to be used as an attraction in his Circus. On arrival, the hunter who originally reported the gorilla is nowhere to be found, but his daughter, April says that he has been kidnapped. Together they set off in order to find both the Gorga and her father. Meanwhile, Morgan, a rival hunter is also on their trail.