Larry Bishop

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Larry Bishop
Born (1948-11-30) November 30, 1948 (age 65)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation Actor, screenwriter, film director

Larry Bishop (born November 30, 1948) is an American actor, screenwriter and movie director. He is the son of Sylvia Ruzga and comedian Joey Bishop. He has been featured in many Hollywood movies including Hell Ride.[1]

Early life[edit]

Bishop attended Beverly Hills High School. His fellow alumni Reiner and Richard Dreyfuss appear with him in Mad Dog Time, as does Joey Bishop.[2]

Career[edit]

His television credits include writing for (and appearances on) The Hollywood Palace (with then-partner Rob Reiner), and appearances on I Dream of Jeannie, Love, American Style, Laverne and Shirley and Kung Fu.

His movie credits include roles in Kill Bill: Vol. 2, The Big Fix, The Savage Seven, and as the hook-handed musician Abraham "The Hook" Salteen in Wild in the Streets. He wrote, directed and appeared in Mad Dog Time in 1996, reuniting him with Streets costar Christopher Jones in Jones' final film appearance.[3] His most recent movies are 2008's Hell Ride, in collaboration with Quentin Tarantino, and 2010's Forgotten Pills.

Filmography[edit]

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Screenwriter[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "The New York Times". The New York Times. Retrieved 2011-12-31. 
  2. ^ Ebert, Roger (1996-11-29). "Mad Dog Time". Chicago Sun-Times. 
  3. ^ Colker, David (February 4, 2014). "Christopher Jones dies at 72; actor quit at peak of career". The Los Angeles Times. 

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