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Robert Lesser was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lesser began his acting career with roles in such films as "David Holzman's Diary" (1967), the Henry Cory comedy "Hot Times" (1974) and the Brandon Maggart horror film "You Better Watch Out" (1980). He also appeared in "2010" (1984) and the action film "Running Scared" (1986) with Gregory Hines. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Andre Gower comedy adventure "The Monster Squad" (1987), "The Big Easy" (1987) with Dennis Quaid and "Shoot to Kill" (1988). He also appeared in the Sean Connery action picture "The Presidio" (1988). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Angela Bassett musical drama "What's Love Got to Do With It" (1993), "Steal Big, Steal Little" (1995) starring Andy Garcia and the thrilling adaptation "The Relic" (1997) with Penelope Ann Miller. He also appeared in the Matthew Broderick blockbuster action flick "Godzilla" (1998) and "End of Days" (1999) with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Lesser most recently acted in "Best Wishes for Tomorrow" (2008).

Robert Lesser was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Lesser began his acting career with roles in such films as "David Holzman's Diary" (1967), the Henry Cory comedy "Hot Times" (1974) and the Brandon Maggart horror film "You Better Watch Out" (1980). He also appeared in "2010" (1984) and the action film "Running Scared" (1986) with Gregory Hines. His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Andre Gower comedy adventure "The Monster Squad" (1987), "The Big Easy" (1987) with Dennis Quaid and "Shoot to Kill" (1988). He also appeared in the Sean Connery action picture "The Presidio" (1988). Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in the Angela Bassett musical drama "What's Love Got to Do With It" (1993), "Steal Big, Steal Little" (1995) starring Andy Garcia and the thrilling adaptation "The Relic" (1997) with Penelope Ann Miller. He also appeared in the Matthew Broderick blockbuster action flick "Godzilla" (1998) and "End of Days" (1999) with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Lesser most recently acted in "Best Wishes for Tomorrow" (2008).

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 Smorgasbord (1983) Passenger
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 Hardly Working (1981) Claude Reed
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 Poor Devil (1973)
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 The Party (1968) Davey Kane
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 The Big Mouth (1967) Studs
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 Three on a Couch (1966) Drunk
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 The Patsy (1964)
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