Bruce Malmuth (February 4, 1934 - June 29, 2005 of esophageal cancer) was an American actor and film director. [1 ]
Biography [ edit ]
Early life [ edit ]
Malmuth began making documentaries while serving in the
Army, where he met baseball announcer Walter Red Barber. After his military career, Malmuth directed the New York Yankee games at WPIX radio before entering the film and television industry.
Film and television career [ edit ]
Malmuth was best known for directing
Sylvester Stallone in the 1981 thriller and Nighthawks Steven Seagal in the 1990 political action film and Hard to Kill , with Where Are The Children? Jill Clayburgh.
An avid sports fan, Malmuth played the role of ring announcer in
1984's , among other small film roles. He also worked on documentaries, including The Karate Kid and the Emmy-winning Baseballs or Switchblades? , which featured A Boy's Dream Darryl Strawberry.
On June 29, 2005, Malmuth died at
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center of esophageal cancer. He was 71.
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