Ned Beatty
Ned Beatty

Gender

Male

Known Credits

20

Ned Beatty

Date of Birth: Jul 06, 1937

Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, USA

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ned Thomas Beatty (born July 6, 1937) is an American actor who has appeared in more than 100 films and has been nominated for an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award; and has won a Drama Desk Award. These nominations stemmed from his performances in films and TV series like Network (1976), Friendly Fire (1979), Last Train Home (1990), Hear My Song (1991) and the adaptation movie Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (2004). He has had great commercial success in memorable roles such as the executive Bobby Trippe in Deliverance (1972), Tennessee lawyer Delbert Reese in Nashville (1975), general attorney Dardis in All the Presidents Men (1976), the priest Edwards in Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977), Lex Luthors henchman Otis in Superman (1978) and Superman II (1980), Bates right hand man Sydney Morehouse in The Toy (1982), twice characters Borisov and Pavel Petrovic in The Fourth Protocol (1987), TV presenter Ernest Weller in Repossessed (1990), Rudy Ruettigers father in Rudy (1993), detective McNair in Just Cause (1995), Ray and Claudes warden/employer Dexter Wilkins in Life (1999), the simple sheriff in Where the Red Fern Grows (2003), the corrupt Senator Charles F. Meachum in Shooter (2007), United States Congressman Doc Long in Charlie Wilsons War (2007) and the voice of antagonist Lots-O-Huggin Bear in Toy Story 3 (2010).

Known For

Filmography

Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3

as Lotso (voice)

2010

The Walker

The Walker

as Jack Delorean

2007

Just Cause

Just Cause

as McNair

1995

Replikator

Replikator

as Insp. Victor Valiant

1994

Rudy

Rudy

as Daniel Ruettiger

1993

Tennessee Nights

Tennessee Nights

as Charlie Kiefer

1993

Prelude to a Kiss

Prelude to a Kiss

as Dr. Boyle

1992

Repossessed

Repossessed

as Ernest Weller

1990

Switching Channels

Switching Channels

as Roy Ridnitz

1988

The Trouble with Spies

The Trouble with Spies

as Harry Lewis

1987

Back to School

Back to School

as Dean David Martin

1986

Superman II

Superman II

as Otis

1981

1941

1941

as Ward Douglas

1979

Superman

Superman

as Otis

1978

A Question of Love

A Question of Love

as Dwayne Stabler

1978

Gray Lady Down

Gray Lady Down

as Mickey

1978

Network

Network

as Arthur Jensen

1976

Gator

Gator

as Sheriff J.C. Connors

1976

Deliverance

Deliverance

as Bobby

1972