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      Richard Brestoff

      Richard Brestoff

      Highest Rated: 89% Car Wash (1976)

      Lowest Rated: 62% The Entity (1982)

      Birthday: Not Available

      Birthplace: Not Available

      Richard Brestoff was widely known for his acting on the big screen. He worked in series television while getting his start in acting, including a part on "The New Operation Petticoat" (NBC, 1978-79). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "Pottsville" (CBS, 1979-1980) and "The Brady Girls Get Married" (NBC, 1980-81). He additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Operation Petticoat" (ABC, 1977-78) and "Rape and Marriage: The Rideout Case" (CBS, 1980-81). He next focused his entertainment career on film, appearing in "My Favorite Year" (1982), the Barbara Hershey horror movie "The Entity" (1982) and the comedy "The Man With Two Brains" (1983) with Steve Martin. He also appeared in "Return to Horror High" (1987). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Murder, She Wrote" (CBS, 1984-1996). Toward the end of his career, he tackled roles in the Jack Lemmon drama "Dad" (1989), "Loverboy" (1989) with Patrick Dempsey and the Ken Wahl action picture "The Taking of Beverly Hills" (1991). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Medicine Ball" (Fox, 1994-95). Most recently, Brestoff acted on "The Fugitive" (CBS, 2000-01).

      Highest rated movies

      Car Wash
      The Man With Two Brains
      The Entity


      CAR WASH, Bill Duke, Richard Brestoff, Ivan Dixon, Antonio Fargas, 1976



      No Score Yet 17% Return to Horror High Arthur Lyman Kastleman (Character) - 1987
      79% 64% The Man With Two Brains Dr. Pasteur (Character) - 1983
      62% 61% The Entity Gene Kraft (Character) - 1982
      No Score Yet 58% Fast Break Howard (Character) - 1979
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Operation Petticoat Yeoman Hunkle (Character) - 1977
      89% 60% Car Wash Irwin (Character) - 1976


      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Fugitive Unknown (Guest Star) 2000-2001
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Jake and the Fatman Unknown (Guest Star) 1991
      83% No Score Yet thirtysomething Father Tierney (Guest Star) 1991
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Tour of Duty Maj. Darling (Guest Star) 1989
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Frank's Place Unknown (Guest Star) 1988
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Facts of Life Armand (Guest Star) 1985
      No Score Yet No Score Yet The Associates Unknown (Guest Star) 1980
      No Score Yet No Score Yet Operation Petticoat Yeoman Hunkle (Character) 1977-1979