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Jordan Charney est un Acteur Américain né le 1 avril 1937 à Brooklyn (Etats-Unis)

Jordan Charney

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Nationalité Etats-Unis
Naissance 1 avril 1937 (84 ans) à Brooklyn (Etats-Unis)

Jordan Charney (born April 1, 1937, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American character actor.

Many of his earliest roles were on daytime television, with appearances in numerous soaps. Jordan created
the role of creepy Julian Dark in the early to mid-1960s on the CBS soap, The Secret Storm. He played Sam Lucas, a former convict who became a lawyer, in both Another World and its spin-off Somerset, playing the role from 1967 to 1974. He also appeared as Lt. Vince Wolek on One Life to Live (1975–1977). Other roles were on Love of Life and All My Children.

Charney portrayed newspaper editor Ted Bergman in the 1977 CBS series The Andros Targets. He had a recurring role as Frank Angelino, Jack Tripper's boss, on Three's Company (1981–1983). He is often cast as a judge, attorney, prison warden, or police officer. He has made appearances on Falcon Crest, Dynasty, Night Court and 100 Centre Street, among many other series. He can also be seen in the recurring role of Judge Donald Karan on Law & Order.

Charney has also appeared in such films as The Hospital, Ghostbusters, and Network.

Charney, who is married to television director Nancy Cooperstein, has most recently appeared Off-Broadway with Sabine Singh in The Gold Standard by Daniel Roberts.

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Ivan Reitman
Ivan Reitman
(1 films)
Dan Aykroyd
Dan Aykroyd
(1 films)
Charles Levin
Charles Levin
(2 films)
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Filmographie de Jordan Charney (14 films)

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When He's Not a Stranger, 1h40
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Policier
Thèmes Sexualité, Le viol
Acteurs Annabeth Gish, John Terlesky, Kevin Dillon, Kim Myers, Stephen Elliott, Paul Dooley
Note62% 3.1462653.1462653.1462653.1462653.146265
At Woodword University, a football-oriented California school, Lyn McKenna is raped and brutalized by her best friend's boyfriend, football player Ron Cooper. Lyn is hesitant to reveal this information as she fears that doing so will create a number of social issues and will simply worsen the aftermath of her experience. However, continued threats from Ron and his fellow football teammates lead Lyn into desperate action, and she requests that the school hold a disciplinary hearing against Ron, and ultimately demands that a district attorney prosecute.
Revenge of Al Capone, 1h36
Réalisé par Michael Pressman
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Action, Policier
Thèmes Mafia, Gangsters
Acteurs Keith Carradine, Ray Sharkey, Debrah Farentino, Charles Haid, Jayne Atkinson, Neil Giuntoli
Rôle J. Edgar Hoover
Note50% 2.546012.546012.546012.546012.54601
Following his imprisonment, Al Capone still continues to run his crime empire and plots to assassinate the mayor of Chicago Anton Cermak.
David
David (1988)
, 2h
Réalisé par John Erman
Genres Drame
Acteurs Bernadette Peters, John Glover, Dan Lauria, George Grizzard, Matthew Lawrence, Georgann Johnson
Rôle Judge
Note71% 3.5836953.5836953.5836953.5836953.583695
The film is based on a book written by Marie Rothenberg and Mel White and relates the true story of David, a child who was burned over 90 percent of his body by his father. The parents were estranged and the non-custodial father, Charles Rothenberg, fled with David in tow to California, but quickly decided that he could not care for David alone. However, rather than return David to his mother's care, the elder Rothenberg used kerosene to set fire to his son while the boy slept in a hotel room. The movie shows how his mother, Marie Rothenberg, coped with the crisis, and the courage and determination of David.
My Little Girl, 1h58
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame
Acteurs Mary Stuart Masterson, James Earl Jones, Geraldine Page, Anne Meara, Peter Michael Goetz, Pamela Payton-Wright
Rôle Dr. Gruner
Note47% 2.3806952.3806952.3806952.3806952.380695
Franny Bettinger (Masterson) has had a privileged and wealthy upbringing. One summer she takes a job at a halfway house where she finds herself personally affected by the people she meets. Despite facing hostility due to her background, Bettinger becomes determined to teach the youngsters that they are important and can succeed in life. Unfortunately, she faces opposition from her parents and from her supervisor.
Creator
Creator (1985)
, 1h44
Réalisé par Ivan Passer
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Science-fiction, Comédie, Romance
Thèmes Comédie de science-fiction
Acteurs Peter O'Toole, Vincent Spano, Virginia Madsen, Mariel Hemingway, David Ogden Stiers, John Dehner
Note62% 3.1003653.1003653.1003653.1003653.100365
Harry Wolper est un lauréat de Prix Nobel en biologie, obsédé par la possibilité de cloner sa bien-aimée défunte épouse, Lucy. Aidé par l'étudiant Boris Lafkin et une fille excentrique donneuse d'ovule, Meli, le médecin réussit enfin dans le processus de clonage, mais les événements qui ont conduit à cette réalisation créent des liens solides entre lui et Meli et aussi entre Boris et sa condisciple, Barbara. Enfin, Harry se rend compte qu'il est amoureux de Meli et interrompt le processus de clonage en jetant les dernières cellules de Lucy dans la mer.
Kids Don't Tell, 1h41
Réalisé par Sam O'Steen
Genres Documentaire
Acteurs Michael Ontkean, JoBeth Williams, Ari Meyers, Leo Rossi, Joaquin Phoenix, Jordan Charney
Note65% 3.2763953.2763953.2763953.2763953.276395
Driven by a duty to his young daughter (Ari Meyers), filmmaker John Ryan (Michael Ontkean) agrees to produce a documentary on the sexual abuse of children in the American status quo. However, his loving wife Claudia (JoBeth Williams) becomes increasingly despondent and troubled as the filmmaker immerses himself further into the project. Ryan obtains participation from a host of experts in the field, including a Los Angeles police detective (Leo Rossi), who provides powerful insight into how the legal system fails, and a habitual molester (Jordan Charney) who tells of his technique for choosing and assaulting his victims.
Do You Remember Love
Réalisé par Jeff Bleckner
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame
Acteurs Joanne Woodward, Richard Kiley, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jerry Hardin, Bill Henderson, Ron Rifkin
Rôle Marvin Langdon
Note75% 3.7566553.7566553.7566553.7566553.756655
Barbara Wyatt-Hollis wins the hearts of her academic colleagues with her quick wit and irresistible but definitely quirky personality. Though popular with her students, she might not have gotten tenure if she were not a truly distinguished poet. Barbara has won many prizes and now has been nominated for the Longfellow Award, given only once a decade.
S.O.S. Fantômes, 1h45
Réalisé par Ivan Reitman
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Science-fiction, Fantastique, Comédie, Comédie horrifique, Fantasy, Action
Thèmes Fantômes, Comédie horrifique
Acteurs Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Rick Moranis, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson
Rôle Dean Yager
Note77% 3.8964053.8964053.8964053.8964053.896405
Les docteurs Peter Venkman, Raymond « Ray » Stantz et Egon Spengler, des chercheurs de l'université Columbia de New York spécialisés en parapsychologie, sont accusés de mener des recherches farfelues. Radiés de leur poste par le doyen de l’université, ils décident alors d'ouvrir une société d'investigations paranormales nommée « SOS Fantômes » (en VO « Ghostbusters »). Engageant leurs derniers deniers dans cette activité, ils rachètent une ancienne caserne de pompier new-yorkaise à l'abandon, qu'ils rénovent et modifient, et partent chasser les phénomènes paranormaux partout dans la ville au volant de leur Cadillac blanche décorée au motif de leur société.
The Cartier Affair, 1h36
Réalisé par Rod Holcomb
Genres Comédie, Policier
Acteurs David Hasselhoff, Joan Collins, Telly Savalas, Ed Lauter, Charles Napier, Jordan Charney
Rôle Ben Foley
Note52% 2.634792.634792.634792.634792.63479
Curt Taylor (David Hasselhoff) is released from California State Prison and to settle a debt he becomes a secretary for Cartier Rand (Joan Collins) as a form of amusing punishment, so that he can steal her jewels. During the course of his employment for Cartier, He falls in love with her, which complicates his primary mission to steal from her, Cartier reciprocates his feelings and the two begin an affair.
Witches' Brew, 1h38
Réalisé par Herbert L. Strock
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Comédie, Comédie horrifique, Horreur
Thèmes Comédie horrifique
Acteurs Teri Garr, Richard Benjamin, Lana Turner, Kathryn Leigh Scott, Jordan Charney, Angus Scrimm
Rôle Charlie Reynolds
Note43% 2.1593852.1593852.1593852.1593852.159385
As in earlier film versions of Leiber's story such as Weird Woman (1944) and Night of the Eagle (1962), the story is set around a college campus where rivalries for various chairmanships of faculties take place. While the script's touch is notably lighter than in earlier film versions, verging on comedic in places, the story is basically the same.
Network : Main basse sur la télévision, 2h1
Réalisé par Sidney Lumet
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Comédie, Comédie dramatique, Romance
Thèmes Film sur un écrivain, Journalisme, Sexualité, La télévision
Acteurs Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, Robert Duvall, Ned Beatty, Wesley Addy
Rôle Harry Hunter
Note80% 4.049114.049114.049114.049114.04911
Le réseau UBS est racheté par le conglomérat CCA. Franck Hackett décide alors de renvoyer Howard Beale, présentateur du journal télévisé depuis 20 ans et en perte d'audimat, malgré les protestations de Max Schumacher, rédacteur en chef. Lors de ses dernières émissions, Beale devient de plus en plus offensant, menaçant de se suicider et jurant en direct à la télévision. Flairant le bon coup médiatique, Diana Christensen, directrice des programmes, donne carte blanche à Beale. Lorsque Beale hurle à des millions de téléspectateurs de se rebeller contre le système, c'est le carton d'audience. Hackett décide alors de renvoyer Schumacher et donne les pleins pouvoirs à Christensen. Elle transforme alors l'émission de Beale en une idiotie commerciale où le présentateur, devenu totalement fou, crie des inepties populistes au public. Dans le même temps, elle crée une série documentaire tapageur sur un groupe terroriste communiste. En parallèle, Schumacher quitte femme et enfants pour vivre avec Christensen.
L'Hôpital
L'Hôpital (1971)
, 1h43
Réalisé par Arthur Hiller
Origine Etats-Unis
Genres Drame, Comédie, Comédie dramatique
Thèmes Maladie
Acteurs George C. Scott, Diana Rigg, Richard A. Dysart, Barnard Hughes, Stephen Elliott, Nancy Marchand
Rôle Hitchcock, Hospital Administration
Note71% 3.5963953.5963953.5963953.5963953.596395
Le film nous montre la vie dans un CHU de Manhattan et s'attache au Dr Bock (George C. Scott), le directeur médical, dont la vie est devenue un chaos : sa femme l'a quitté, ses enfants ne lui parlent pas et le CHU qui lui était si cher est en train de partir en morceaux.