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Lee Richardson

Highest Rated: 92% Prince of the City (1981)

Lowest Rated: 22% A Stranger Among Us (1992)

Birthday: Sep 1, 1926

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Lee Richardson was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. In his early acting career, Richardson appeared in such films as the dramatic adaptation "Middle of the Night" (1959) with Kim Novak, the Robert Redford drama "Brubaker" (1980) and "Prince of the City" (1981) with Treat Williams. He also appeared in the thriller "I Am the Cheese" (1983) with Robert MacNaughton and the Timothy Hutton drama "Daniel" (1983). He kept working in film throughout the eighties, starring in "Prizzi's Honor" (1985), the drama "Sweet Lorraine" (1987) with Maureen Stapleton and the Jamie Lee Curtis fantastical drama "Amazing Grace and Chuck" (1987). He also appeared in the suspenseful adaptation "The Believers" (1987) with Martin Sheen. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Eric Stoltz horror sequel "The Fly II" (1989), the Nick Nolte drama "Q&A" (1990) and "William Peter Blatty's The Exorcist III" (1990). He also appeared in the drama "A Stranger Among Us" (1992) with Melanie Griffith. He held additional roles in television including a part on "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010). Richardson more recently worked on "The 12th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony" (VH1, 1996-97).

Highest rated movies

Prince of the City
Q & A
Prizzi's Honor
The Believers
Amazing Grace and Chuck
The Fly II
A Stranger Among Us




No Score Yet 73% Skylark Chub "Chubbers" Horatio (Character) - 1993
22% 39% A Stranger Among Us Rebbe (Character) $12.1M 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet With Murder in Mind John Condon (Character) - 1992
87% 59% Q & A Leo Bloomenfeld (Character) $10.5M 1990
29% 24% The Fly II Bartok (Character) $19.6M 1989
No Score Yet 28% Tiger Warsaw Michael Warsaw (Character) - 1988
No Score Yet 25% Laura Lansing Slept Here Melody Gomphers (Character) - 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sweet Lorraine Sam (Character) - 1987
38% 70% Amazing Grace and Chuck Jeffries (Character) - 1987
40% 45% The Believers Dennis Maslow (Character) $17.4M 1987
85% 62% Prizzi's Honor Dominic Prizzi (Character) $26.6M 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Doubletake Jim Hart (Character) - 1985
92% 81% Prince of the City Sam Heinsdorff (Character) - 1981


No Score Yet 96% Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kate & Allie Unknown (Guest Star) 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hammer House of Horror Unknown (Character) 1980
No Score Yet No Score Yet Studio One Unknown (Guest Star) 1954