Richard Overton
Richard Overton

Gender

Male

Known Credits

11

Richard Overton

Date of Birth: Aug 10, 1954

Birthplace:  Forest Hills, Queens, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

Raised in New Jersey and New York, Overton comes from a musical family. His father, Hal Overton, was Thelonious Monks big band arranger as well as a music teacher at the Juilliard Institute. His mother, Nancy Overton aka Anne Swain Overton, sang in personal appearances as a member of The Chordettes, the girl group most famous for their singles Lollipop and Mr. Sandman. Rick has dabbled in the music industry himself as he plays the harmonica occasionally with local blues bands.

Known For

Filmography

I'm Dying Up Here

I'm Dying Up Here

as  Mitch Bombadier

2017

A Haunted House 2

A Haunted House 2

as Professor Wilde

2014

Veep

Veep

as

2012

Last Man Standing (2011)

Last Man Standing (2011)

as  Ted Dryer

2011

I Am Comic

I Am Comic

as Himself

2010

Cloverfield

Cloverfield

as Frantic Man

2008

My Giant

My Giant

as Director

1998

Blind Fury

Blind Fury

as Tector Pike

1990

Modern Girls

Modern Girls

as Marsalis

1986

Bad Teacher

Bad Teacher

as Philip

1969