Matt McCoy (born May 20, 1958) is an American actor. [1 ]
Biography [ edit ]
McCoy was born in
Washington D.C.. He grew up in Bethesda, Maryland, and attended Walter Johnson High School, from which he graduated in 1974. He began acting when he appeared in two plays in the student-directed one act festival: "Winners" by Brian Friel and "Footsteps of Doves" by Robert Anderson.
Since starring as Sgt. Nick Lassard in
and Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach , Police Academy 6: City Under Siege his motion picture credits have included the [2 ] Curtis Hanson films (1992) The Hand That Rocks the Cradle and [3 ] (1997), L.A. Confidential as well as the action comedy [4 ] (2003) alongside National Security Martin Lawrence and Steve Zahn. McCoy has also worked regularly on television; his credits include starring in the NBC sitcom , and guest appearances on We Got It Made , Murder, She Wrote , Star Trek: The Next Generation , The Golden Girls , The Nanny , L.A. Law , Melrose Place , NYPD Blue , Chicago Hope , Sabrina, the Teenage Witch , Six Feet Under , The West Wing , Carnivàle and CSI: NY . McCoy also played Lloyd Braun in two episodes of Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (the character was played in a previous episode by Seinfeld Peter Keleghan).
McCoy has appeared in three
Bigfoot-themed movies: Bigfoot: The Unforgettable Encounter (1994), Little Bigfoot (1997) and (2006). Abominable
McCoy also narrated a 1997
Mount St. Helens documentary titled Fire Mountain: The Eruption and Rebirth of Mt. St. Helens.
References [ edit ]
^ "Matt McCoy". . The New York Times
^ Bernstein, Richard (March 11, 1989). "Police Academy 6 City Under Siege (1989) Review/Film; Bungling as a Fine Art".
^ Canby, Vincent (January 10, 1992). "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992) Review/Film; Help Wanted: A Nanny, Duplicity & Malice Req'd". . The New York Times
^ "L.A. Confidential". . The New York Times
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