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John P. Ryan

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John P. Ryan (July 30, 1936 – March 20, 2007) was an American character actor, best known for his role as Warden Ranken in the 1985 film Runaway Train. Ryan died from a stroke in Los Angeles, California in 2007 at the age of 70. Description above from the Wikipedia article John P. Ryan (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 30, 1936 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The F.B.I. 1965-09-19
Latest Project:
Movie The Pixar Story 2007-08-28
Known For
Poster of Bound
Poster of Avenging Force
Poster of The Last Flight of Noah's Ark
Poster of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Movie The Pixar Story Dr. Schneider (archive footage) 2007-08-28
Movie Bound Mickey Malnato 1996-09-13
Movie The Patriots Arthur 1994-06-01
Movie Bad Blood John Blackstone 1994-11-03
Series The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Unknown 1993-08-27
Movie Young Goodman Brown The Devil 1993-01-01
Movie Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Buzz Bronski (voice) 1993-12-25
Movie White Sands Arms Dealer (Uncredited) 1992-04-24
Movie Star Time Sam Bones 1992-01-03
Movie Hoffa Red Bennett 1992-12-25
Movie Blood River Henry Logan 1991-03-17
Movie Class of 1999 Mr. Hardin 1990-04-01
Movie Eternity Thomas Vandervere / Prosecutor 1990-11-15
Movie Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection Gen. Taylor 1990-08-24
Movie Best of the Best Jennings 1989-11-10
Movie Paramedics Captain Prescott 1988-06-01
Movie Death Wish 4: The Crackdown Nathan White 1987-06-11
Movie Three O'Clock High Mr. O'Rourke 1987-10-09
Movie Rip Van Winkle Hendrick Hudson 1987-03-23
Movie City of Shadows Sergeant Fireman 1987-12-11
Movie Rent-a-Cop Wieser 1987-11-28
Movie Fatal Beauty Lt. Kellerman 1987-10-30
Movie Avenging Force Prof. Elliott Glastenbury 1986-09-13
Movie Houston: The Legend of Texas David Burnett 1986-11-22
Series Hollywood Beat Unknown 1985-09-21
Movie Runaway Train Ranken 1985-11-15
Series Miami Vice 1984-09-16
Movie The Cotton Club Joe Flynn 1984-12-14
Movie Shooting Stars McGee 1983-07-28
Movie Breathless Lt. Parmental 1983-05-13
Movie The Right Stuff Head of Program 1983-10-20
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Movie The Escape Artist Vernon 1982-05-04
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Movie The Postman Always Rings Twice Kennedy 1981-03-20
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie The Last Flight of Noah's Ark Coslough 1980-06-24
Series Paris Unknown 1979-09-29
Series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century Unknown 1979-09-20
Series Hart to Hart Unknown 1979-09-22
Movie It Lives Again Frank Davis 1978-05-10
Series Kaz Unknown 1978-09-10
Movie A Killing Affair Flagler 1977-09-21
Movie Kill Me If You Can Johnson 1977-09-25
Movie The Missouri Breaks Si 1976-05-19
Movie Futureworld Dr. Mort Schneider 1976-08-13
Series Starsky & Hutch Unknown 1975-09-10
Series Archer Lieutenant Barney Brighton 1975-01-30
Movie Death Scream Detective Dave Lambert 1975-09-26
Movie It's Alive Frank Davis 1974-04-26
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Movie Shamus Col. Craig C. Hardcore 1973-01-31
Movie Dillinger Charles Mackley 1973-07-20
Movie Cops and Robbers Patsy O'Neill 1973-08-15
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
Movie The King of Marvin Gardens Surtees 1972-10-12
Movie Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me Oeuf 1971-09-15
Movie Five Easy Pieces Spicer 1970-09-12
Movie A Lovely Way to Die Harry Samson (uncredited) 1968-04-19
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19