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Michael Worth rose to fame as an actor, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. Worth began his acting career in action flicks like "Street Crimes" (1992) with Dennis Farina, "Final Impact" (1992) with Lorenzo Lamas and "To Be the Best" (1993) with Martin Kove. He had a part on the television special "The Story Behind the Story (01/27/92)" (NBC, 1991-92). Worth worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "The John Larroquette Show" (NBC, 1993-97). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Fists of Iron" (1995), "Sue" (1998) with Anna Thomson and "The Contract" (2002) with Jeff Fahey. He also appeared in the Parry Shen crime flick "Better Luck Tomorrow" (2003). In his more recent career, he tackled roles in the action picture "Jabberwock" (2011) with Tahmoh Penikett and the dramatic period piece "Fort McCoy" (2014) with Eric Stoltz. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Closer" (TNT, 2004-2011). Worth most recently acted in the Gary Stretch action movie "Rise of the Dinosaurs" (2014).

Michael Worth rose to fame as an actor, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. Worth began his acting career in action flicks like "Street Crimes" (1992) with Dennis Farina, "Final Impact" (1992) with Lorenzo Lamas and "To Be the Best" (1993) with Martin Kove. He had a part on the television special "The Story Behind the Story (01/27/92)" (NBC, 1991-92). Worth worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "The John Larroquette Show" (NBC, 1993-97). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like "Fists of Iron" (1995), "Sue" (1998) with Anna Thomson and "The Contract" (2002) with Jeff Fahey. He also appeared in the Parry Shen crime flick "Better Luck Tomorrow" (2003). In his more recent career, he tackled roles in the action picture "Jabberwock" (2011) with Tahmoh Penikett and the dramatic period piece "Fort McCoy" (2014) with Eric Stoltz. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Closer" (TNT, 2004-2011). Worth most recently acted in the Gary Stretch action movie "Rise of the Dinosaurs" (2014).

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DIRECTOR:

1.
  Beauty and the Bad Man (1925) Director
2.
  The Girl on the Stairs (1924) Director
3.
  Fashionable Fakers (1923) Director
4.
  The Bolted Door (1923) Director
5.
  Kindled Courage (1923) Director
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  Afraid To Fight (1922) Director
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  Tracked to Earth (1922) Director
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  Out of the Silent North (1922) Director
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  Dr. Jim (1921) Director
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  The Greater Profit (1921) Director

CAST: (feature film)

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 Blossoms in the Dust (1941) Councilman
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 Law and Order (1940) Judge Williams
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 Hawaiian Nights (1939) Man in hotel lobby
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 First Offenders (1939) Judge
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 Espionage Agent (1939) Instructor
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 Dark Victory (1939) First specialist
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 Rio (1939) American banker
9.
 The Forgotten Woman (1939) Doctor
10.
 Union Pacific (1939) Oliver Ames
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Tony Scott ( 2006-03-13 )

Source: The Stars of Hollywood Forever

Born: April 8, 1872 Troy, NY
Died: April 9, 1941 Beverly Hills, CA
A stage actor and producer, William along with Sessue Hayakawa founded the Haywoth Film Company. He also organized and served as president of the Multicolor Film Company. Worthington and actor Herbert Rowlinson appeared in the 1915 film "Damon and Pythias" which was the first film completed on the new Universal Pictures lot.

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