Ned BeattyactorBorn: 7/6/1937Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Chubby and sympathetic character actor who appeared in several of the most highly acclaimed movies of the 1970's, including Deliverance (1972), Nashville (1975), Network (1976), Superman (1978), Gulliver's Travels (1996), Cookie's Fortune (1999) and Spring Forward (2000). He has also appeared on Broadway and in two hit television series, as Ed Connor on Roseanne (1988–97) and as Stan Bolander on Homicide: Life on the Streets (1993–94).
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- Superman II (1980) - Starring Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Ned Beatty, Jackie Cooper, Sarah Douglas
- Rudy - Starring Sean Astin, Jon Favreau, Ned Beatty, Greta Lind, Scott Benjaminson
- Silver Streak - Starring Gene Wilder, Jill Clayburgh, Richard Pryor
- All the President's Men - Starring Robert Redford, Jason Robards, Dustin Hoffman, Hal Holbrook, Ned Beatty
- Where the Red Fern Grows - Starring Joseph Ashton, Ned Beatty, Dabney Coleman, Mac Davis, Renee Faia