Thomas Hill (actor)
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June 2, 1927|
Landour, Mussourie, India
|Died||April 20, 2009
Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.
|Other names||Tom Hill, Pancakes, Bernardo|
Thomas Hill (June 2, 1927 – April 20, 2009) was a character actor and director on stage for decades before starting in film in the mid-1960s and on television in the 1980s.
One of Hill's most prominent recurring roles was as Jim Dixon on the 1980s TV series Newhart. Hill also appeared as King Baaldorf in the short-lived 1980s series Wizards and Warriors. His TV movie roles include Father Andrew Doyle in the 1984 NBC miniseries V: The Final Battle. He had guest appearances on such shows as St. Elsewhere, Remington Steele, The Facts of Life, Married... with Children, Coach, and Law & Order.
- The Slender Thread (1965)
- McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
- The Nude Bomb (1980)
- The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981)
- True Confessions (1981)
- Firefox (1982)
- Newhart (TV) (1982–90)
- V: The Final Battle (1984) (TV)
- The NeverEnding Story (1984)
- Black Widow (1987)
- The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter (1990)