Dennis Lipscomb

Dennis Lipscomb

  • Born on
    • March 1st, 1942
  • Died on
    • July 30th, 2014
Dennis Lipscomb was an American actor. Lipscomb's first feature film was Union City (1980). From the early 1980s to the 1990s, Lipscomb appeared in key roles in various motion pictures including Love Child (1982), WarGames (1983), Eyes of Fire (1983), The Day After (1983), A Soldier's Story (1984), Crossroads (1986), Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987), Retribution (1987), Sister, Sister (1987), The First Power (1990) and Under Siege (1992). Lipscomb also had a recurring role as mayor of the fictitious town of Sparta, Mississippi in the first season of In the Heat of the Night (1988). In more recent years, Lipscomb has guest starred on television commercials and shows, including WKRP In Cincinnati, T.J. Hooker, and Wiseguy (1987; CBS) as Sid Royce/Elvis Prim. To a younger audience he is perhaps best known as DCI Peter Sterling in Spycraft: The Great Game.

Starring Dennis Lipscomb on Plex


Acting (14 Credits)

1995Automatic as Raymond Hammer
1993Curacao as Henry Rawlings
1992Under Siege as Trenton
1990The First Power as Commander Perkins
1990Cop Rock
1987Retribution as George Miller
1987Sister, Sister as Cleve Doucet
1986Slow Burn as Ron McDonald
1986Crossroads as Lloyd
1984A Soldier's Story as Captain Taylor
1983Eyes of Fire as Will Smythe
1983WarGames as Watson
1983The Day After as Reverend Walker
1982Penitentiary II as Announcer


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