Dan Hedaya

24 Jul 1940


Dan Hedaya (born July 24, 1940) is an American character actor. He often plays sleazy villains or uptight, wisecracking individuals; two of his best-known roles are as a cuckolded husband in the Coen brothers' crime thriller Blood Simple. and the scheming Nick Tortelli on the sitcom Cheers.


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Filmography (43 titles)

(movie, 2020)
···Funny Face
Role: Actor (as Benj)
(movie, 2018)
···Douglas Brown
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Maniscalpo)
(movie, 2014)
···The Humbling
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Asa)
(movie, 2010)
···The Extra Man
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Aresh)
(movie, 2006)
···Mr. Gibb
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gabe)
(movie, 2005)
···Pizza My Heart
Genre: Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Vinnie Montebello)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Coach Simkins)
(movie, 2001)
···Mulholland Drive
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Vincenzo Castigliane)
(movie, 2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lt. McBain)
(movie, 2000)
···The Crew
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mike 'The Brick' Donatelli)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Roselli)
(movie, 1999)
···The Hurricane
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Della Pesca)
(movie, 1999)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as President Richard M. Nixon)
(movie, 1999)
···Locked in Silence
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Rosenstock)
(movie, 1998)
···A Night at the Roxbury
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Kamehl Butabi)
(movie, 1997)
7.5Alien Resurrection
Genre: Science Fiction, Horror, Action
Role: Actor (as Gen. Martin Allahandro Carlos Perez)
(movie, 1997)
···A Life Less Ordinary
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Thriller, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gabriel)
(movie, 1996)
···Marvin's Room
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bob)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Kraft)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jackie Brown)
(movie, 1996)
···The First Wives Club
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Morton Cushman)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Detective Garnet Wallace)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: History, Drama
Role: Actor (as Trini Cardoza)
(movie, 1995)
···To Die For
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joe Maretto)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Melvin "Mel" Horowitz)
(movie, 1995)
8.1The Usual Suspects
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sgt. Jeffrey "Jeff" Rabin)
(movie, 1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Twitchy, Riverboat Poker Player)
(movie, 1993)
···For Love or Money
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gene Salvatore)
(movie, 1993)
···Searching for Bobby Fischer
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Tournament Director)
(movie, 1993)
···Rookie of the Year
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Larry 'Fish' Fisher)
(movie, 1993)
···Benny & Joon
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Thomas)
(movie, 1993)
···Boiling Point
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Brady)
(movie, 1992)
···Four Eyes and Six-Guns
Genre: Comedy, Western
Role: Actor
(movie, 1991)
···The Addams Family
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Tully Alford)
(movie, 1990)
···Pacific Heights
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Loan Officer)
(movie, 1990)
···Joe Versus the Volcano
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frank Waturi)
(movie, 1986)
···Running Scared
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Captain Logan)
(movie, 1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arius)
(movie, 1984)
7.0Blood Simple
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Julian Marty)
(movie, 1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Det. Molinari)
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor
(movie, 1983)
···The Hunger
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lieutenant Allegrezza)
(movie, 1981)
···True Confessions
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Howard Terkel)