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John P. Ryan

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John P. Ryan (July 30, 1936 – March 20, 2007) was an American character actor, best known for his role as Warden Ranken in the 1985 film Runaway Train. Ryan died from a stroke in Los Angeles, California in 2007 at the age of 70. Description above from the Wikipedia article John P. Ryan (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 30, 1936 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The F.B.I. 1965-09-19
Latest Project:
Movie Bound 1996-10-04
Known For
Poster of Bound
Poster of Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection
Poster of Death Wish 4: The Crackdown
Poster of Archer
Movie Bound Mickey Malnato 1996-10-04
Movie Bad Blood John Blackstone 1994-11-03
Movie Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Buzz Bronski (voice) 1993-12-25
Series The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Unknown 1993-08-27
Movie Young Goodman Brown The Devil 1993-01-01
Movie Hoffa Red Bennett 1992-12-25
Movie Star Time Sam Bones 1992-01-03
Movie Blood River Henry Logan 1991-03-17
Movie Eternity Thomas Vandervere / Prosecutor 1990-11-15
Movie Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection Gen. Taylor 1990-08-24
Movie Class of 1999 Mr. Hardin 1990-04-01
Movie Best of the Best Jennings 1989-11-10
Movie Paramedics Captain Prescott 1988-06-01
Movie Death Wish 4: The Crackdown Nathan White 1987-06-11
Movie Rent-a-Cop Wieser 1987-11-28
Movie Three O'Clock High Mr. O'Rourke 1987-10-09
Movie Fatal Beauty Lt. Kellerman 1987-10-30
Movie Houston: The Legend of Texas David Burnett 1986-11-22
Movie Avenging Force Prof. Elliott Glastenbury 1986-09-13
Movie Runaway Train Ranken 1985-11-15
Series Hollywood Beat Unknown 1985-09-21
Movie The Cotton Club Joe Flynn 1984-12-14
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie The Right Stuff Head of Program 1983-10-20
Movie Shooting Stars McGee 1983-07-28
Movie Breathless Parmental 1983-05-13
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Series Cagney & Lacey Unknown 1982-03-25
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie The Postman Always Rings Twice Kennedy 1981-03-20
Movie The Last Flight of Noah's Ark Coslough 1980-06-24
Series Paris Unknown 1979-09-29
Series Hart to Hart Unknown 1979-09-22
Series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century Unknown 1979-09-20
Series Kaz Unknown 1978-09-10
Movie It Lives Again Frank Davis 1978-05-10
Movie Kill Me If You Can Johnson 1977-09-25
Movie A Killing Affair Flagler 1977-09-21
Movie The Missouri Breaks Si 1976-05-19
Movie Futureworld Dr. Schneider 1976-08-13
Series Starsky & Hutch Unknown 1975-09-10
Series Archer Lieutenant Barney Brighton 1975-01-30
Movie It's Alive Frank Davis 1974-10-15
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie Dillinger Charles Mackley 1973-07-20
Movie Shamus Col. Craig C. Hardcore 1973-01-31
Movie The King of Marvin Gardens Surtees 1972-10-12
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17
Movie Five Easy Pieces Spicer 1970-09-12
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19