Mark Blum

Mark Blum

Highest Rated: 92% Shattered Glass (2003)

Lowest Rated: 17% I Don't Know How She Does It (2011)

Birthday: May 14, 1950

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, USA

After starting his career in theatre, Mark Blum appeared in a number of hit films during the mid-'80s, many of which were written or directed by top names in the comedy field. He made his big-screen debut with a small role in "Lovesick," the 1983 Dudley Moore vehicle by "Annie Hall" co-writer Marshall Brickman. This was shortly followed by "Desperately Seeking Susan," in which he played Gary Glass, the husband of a discontented suburban housewife (played by Rosanna Arquette) who becomes obsessed with a woman who leaves messages in the personal ads section of a newspaper; and ""Crocodile" Dundee," wherein he played the title character's romantic rival. During this time, Blum also appeared in the decidedly non-comedic '88 thriller "The Presidio" as a villain, a wealthy man somehow connected to a shooting at an Army base. In '87, he costarred on a television sitcom for the first time, but the resulting "Sweet Surrender" was quickly canceled, as was his 1990 series "Capital News," which centered around a Washington, D.C. newspaper. However, Blum was no stranger to television and movie audiences during the '90s and 2000s, guest starring in everything from crime dramas to comedies. Mark Blum died in New York City on March 25, 2020, having contracted the virus COVID-19. He was 69.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
47% 35% Sister of the Groom Nat (Character) - 2020
71% 27% No Pay, Nudity Leon (Character) $9K 2016
38% 58% How He Fell in Love Henry (Character) $8.9K 2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Wife Alone George (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet 42% The Green Stuart (Character) - 2011
17% 32% I Don't Know How She Does It Lew Reddy (Character) $9.7M 2011
No Score Yet 55% Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost Dr. Parkinson (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet 8% The Warrior Class Richardson (Character) - 2004
92% 79% Shattered Glass Lewis Estridge (Character) $2.2M 2003
90% No Score Yet Getting to Know You Darrell (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet 25% You Can Thank Me Later Edward Cooperberg (Character) - 1998
40% 36% Stag Ben Marks (Character) - 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Defenders: Payback Jackson (Character) - 1997
No Score Yet 78% Indictment: The McMartin Trial Wayne Satz (Character) - 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet Condition Critical Dr. Howard Zuckerman (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Emma and Elvis Ben Winchek (Character) - 1992
No Score Yet 42% Worth Winning Ned Broudy (Character) $3.6M 1989
53% 33% The Presidio Arthur Peale (Character) $18.9M 1988
21% 42% Blind Date Denny Gordon (Character) $37.5M 1987
88% 59% Crocodile Dundee Richard Mason (Character) $169M 1986
83% 62% Desperately Seeking Susan Gary Glass (Character) $24.4M 1985

TV

Credit
68% 68% Tommy Jacob Fulton (Guest Star) 2020
24% 93% Almost Family Dr. Lewis (Guest Star) 2020
95% 89% Elementary Irvin Langstrom (Guest Star) 2018
94% 90% Mozart in the Jungle Union Bob (Character) 2014
70% 72% Pan Am Captain Jackson (Guest Star) 2012
78% 89% Law & Order: Special Victims Unit David Arnoff (Guest Star) 2011
93% 92% The Good Wife Julius Kreutzer (Guest Star) 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 2009 1998 1995 1993
90% 77% Fringe Dr. Claus Penrose (Guest Star) 2008
No Score Yet 87% New Amsterdam Unknown (Guest Star) 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law & Order: Criminal Intent Unknown (Guest Star) 2006 2003
No Score Yet No Score Yet Judging Amy Unknown (Guest Star) 2004
No Score Yet 66% CSI: Miami Unknown (Guest Star) 2004
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Practice Unknown (Guest Star) 2002
No Score Yet No Score Yet Ed Unknown (Guest Star) 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Judge Unknown (Character) 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet Family Law Unknown (Guest Star) 2000
75% 94% The West Wing Rep. Katzenmoyer (Guest Star) 1999
92% 98% The Sopranos Randall Curtin (Guest Star) 1999
83% No Score Yet NYPD Blue FBI Agent Mike Francis (Guest Star) 1999 1996 1993
93% 95% Frasier John (Guest Star) 1997
38% No Score Yet Ink Unknown (Guest Star) 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wings Unknown (Guest Star) 1996
No Score Yet No Score Yet New York Undercover Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
76% 68% Roseanne Mike Summers (Guest Star) 1992
72% No Score Yet Miami Vice Unknown (Guest Star) 1987

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