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Beatty, Ned

Born: 1937 AD
Currently alive, at 79 years of age.
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1937 – Born on the 6th of July in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

1947 – He began singing in gospel and barbershop quartets in St. Matthews, Kentucky, as well as at his local church. 

 

1972 – His debut film as rape victim Bobby Trippe in Deliverance.

 

1976 – Beatty was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Network.

 

1978 – Appeared as Lex Luthor’s henchman Otis in Superman.

 

         – Member of the cast of the television police drama Homicide: Life on the Street, playing Detective Stanley

Bolander.

 

         – Played the role as Dan Conner’s father on the hit television show Roseanne.

 

1991 – Starred in the award-winning British film Hear My Song, he portrayed the singer Josef Locke.

 

         – Nominated for two Emmy Awards and one Golden Globe Award.

 

         – Spends his summers in Karlstad, Minnesota, his wife’s home town. He resides in Springville, California.
 

2006 – Received the RiverRun International Film Festival’s "Master of Cinema" award.