Lionel Mark Smith

Lionel Mark Smith

Highest Rated: 92% Homicide (1991)

Lowest Rated: 3% The Mod Squad (1999)

Birthday: Feb 5, 1946

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Lionel Mark Smith was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. Smith's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as "Galaxina" (1980), the dramatic adaptation "The Postman Always Rings Twice" (1981) with Jack Nicholson and the comedy "Things Change" (1988) with Don Ameche. He also appeared in the Joe Mantegna action picture "Homicide" (1991). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including parts on "Days of Our Lives" (NBC, 1965-) and "Park Place" (CBS, 1980-81). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Above Suspicion" (HBO, 1994-95). Following that project, Smith worked on mostly television programs, including "Phenom" (ABC, 1993-94) and "Cleghorne!" (WB, 1995-96). More recently, he earned a role in the Ben Gazzara crime picture "The Spanish Prisoner" (1998). Smith focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the action film "The Mod Squad" (1999) with Claire Danes, the Jeremy Blackman drama "Magnolia" (1999) and "State and Main" (2000) with Alec Baldwin. He also appeared in the Val Kilmer thriller "Spartan" (2004) and the dramatic comedy "Edmond" (2006) with William H. Macy. Smith last acted in "Stuck" (2008). Smith passed away in February 2008 at the age of 62.

Highest rated movies

State and Main
The Mod Squad



73% 54% Stuck Sam (Character) $67.2K 2007
47% 46% Edmond Pimp (Character) $131.6K 2005
No Score Yet 57% King of the Ants Carl (Character) - 2003
85% 70% State and Main Bill Smith (Character) $6.9M 2000
3% 17% The Mod Squad Det. Earnie Lanier (Character) $13.3M 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Con Charlie Hayes (Character) - 1998
92% 72% Homicide Charlie Olcott (Character) $1.9M 1991
17% 23% Galaxina Maurice (Character) - 1980


84% 80% The Unit Unknown (Guest Star) 2006
83% 83% NYPD Blue Onus Price (Guest Star) 1997
89% 92% Seinfeld Florist (Guest Star) 1995
82% No Score Yet Picket Fences Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
40% No Score Yet Cleghorne! Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet 227 Unknown (Guest Star) 1988-1990
No Score Yet 0% Who's the Boss? Unknown (Guest Star) 1989
No Score Yet No Score Yet Frank's Place Unknown (Guest Star) 1987