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Also Known As: Died: January 27, 1997
Born: June 26, 1925 Cause of Death: stroke
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: actor, police officer

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Ryan Slater worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. He also starred in the TV movies "Rise & Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story" (Fox, 1993-94) and "After Jimmy" (CBS, 1996-97). Slater worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "Walker, Texas Ranger" (CBS, 1992-2001). Slater also contributed his voice to characters in "The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer" (1998). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Sinbad: The Battle of the Dark Knights" (HBO, 1999-2000). In the nineties and the early 2000s, he acted in the Rosanna Arquette crime flick "Hell's Kitchen" (1999) and "Home Team (Premiere Pictures)" (2002) with Steve Guttenberg. In the early 2000s and the 2010s, Slater lent his talents to projects like "Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Good Wilt Hunting" (Cartoon Network, 2006-07), "Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board" (Disney, 2006-07) and "Ben 10/Generator Rex: Heroes United" (Cartoon Network, 2011-12). His credits also expanded to "Mistresses" (ABC, 2012-16. Slater most recently appeared in "Vanity" (2015). Slater was nominated for an Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program Primetime Emmy Award for "Regular Show"...

Ryan Slater worked on a variety of projects during his entertainment career. He also starred in the TV movies "Rise & Walk: The Dennis Byrd Story" (Fox, 1993-94) and "After Jimmy" (CBS, 1996-97). Slater worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "Walker, Texas Ranger" (CBS, 1992-2001). Slater also contributed his voice to characters in "The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer" (1998). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Sinbad: The Battle of the Dark Knights" (HBO, 1999-2000). In the nineties and the early 2000s, he acted in the Rosanna Arquette crime flick "Hell's Kitchen" (1999) and "Home Team (Premiere Pictures)" (2002) with Steve Guttenberg. In the early 2000s and the 2010s, Slater lent his talents to projects like "Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Good Wilt Hunting" (Cartoon Network, 2006-07), "Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board" (Disney, 2006-07) and "Ben 10/Generator Rex: Heroes United" (Cartoon Network, 2011-12). His credits also expanded to "Mistresses" (ABC, 2012-16. Slater most recently appeared in "Vanity" (2015). Slater was nominated for an Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program Primetime Emmy Award for "Regular Show" in 2015.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Family For Joe, A (1990) Officer Finney
3.
 Zebra Force, The (1976)
5.
 Adventures of the Queen (1975) Riley
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 Busting (1974)
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 Wonder Woman (1974)
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10.
 Black Eye (1974)
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1973:
Starred in "Walking Tall"
1968:
Appeared in "The Boston Strangler"
1960:
Feature film debut in "Butterfield 8" starring Elizabeth Taylor
:
Performed in "Dark at the Top of the Stairs" on Broadway
1983:
Starred in ABC TV-movie "The Winds of War"
1979:
Worked in "The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again"
1961:
Broadway debut in "A Cook for Mr General"
:
New York police officer for 12 years while acting
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Notes

Played role of popular gas station attendent, Murph, for 17 years in the Unocal TV commercials.

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wife:
survived him.

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