Fred Willard

Fred Willard

  • Born on
    • September 18th, 1933
  • Died on
    • May 15th, 2020
Frederick Charles Willard (September 18, 1933 - May 15, 2020) was an American actor, comedian and voice over actor known for his improvisational comedy skills. He is known for his roles in the Christopher Guest mockumentary films This is Spinal Tap, Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show, A Mighty Wind, and For Your Consideration as well as television series D.C. Follies. He is an alumnus of The Second City comedy troupe. He received three Emmy nominations for his recurring role on the TV series Everybody Loves Raymond as Robert Barone's father-in-law, Hank MacDougall.

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Acting (64 Credits)

2020Have a Good Trip as The 'Just Hang On!' Man
2018Lovesick Fool - Love in the Age of Like as SmittyWatch Free
2016Fifty Shades of Black as Gary
2016Mascots as Greg Gammons, Jr.
2015Russell Madness as TJ
2014Review as Jack T. Walthall
2014All Stars as John CarsonWatch Free
2014Planes: Fire & Rescue as Secretary of the Interior (voice)
2013Max Rose as Jim Clark
2013Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Ed Harken
2013Dealin' with Idiots
2012The Magic of Belle Isle as Al Kaiser
201112 Wishes of Christmas as Jack Volara
2011A Valentine's Date as Paul
2011Scooby-Doo! Legend of the Phantosaur as Mr. Hubley (voice)
2011Accidentally in Love as Dick Brocton
2009Youth in Revolt as Mr. Ferguson
2008WALL·E as Shelby Forthright, BnL CEO
2008Harold as Dr. Pratt
2007Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!
2007Back to You
2007I Could Never Be Your Woman as Marty
2007Epic Movie as Aslo
2007Billy & Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure as The Boogey Man (voice)
2006Date Movie as Bernie Funkyerdoder
2006For Your Consideration as Chuck
2006Ira & Abby
2006Monster House as Dad (voice)
2006Re-Animated as Milt Appleday
2005Lovewrecked as Ben Taylor
2005Chicken Little as Melvin - Alien Dad (voice)
200450 Ways to Leave Your Lover as Bucky Brandt
2004Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Ed Harken
2004Wake Up, Ron Burgundy as Ed Harken
2004Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle as Dr. Willoughby
2003Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure as Professor Doornitz
2003American Wedding as Harold Flaherty
2003A Mighty Wind as Mike LaFontaine
2003Nobody Knows Anything! as Mr. McClintockWatch Free
2001When Billie Beat Bobby as Howard Cosell
2001How High as Philip Huntley
2001The Wedding Planner as Basil St. Mosely
2000Best in Show as Buck Laughlin
1999Idle Hands as Dad Tobias
1999Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me as Mission Commander
1998Permanent Midnight as Craig Ziffer
1996Waiting for Guffman as Ron Albertson
1996Back to Back as Loan Officer
1994Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die as Reginald CobblesWatch Free
1992High Strung as Insurance Salesman
1992A Spinal Tap Reunion: The 25th Anniversary London Sell-Out as Lt. Bob Hookstratten
1987Roxanne as Mayor Deebs
1985Moving Violations as Terrence 'Doc' Williams
1984This Is Spinal Tap as Colonel on Military Base
1982Movie Madness as President Robert Fogerty - 'Success Wanters'
1980How to Beat the High Cost of Living as Robert
1980First Family as Presidential Assistant Feebleman
1979Salem's Lot as Larry Crockett
1979Americathon as Vincent Vanderhoff
1977Fernwood 2Night
1977Fun with Dick and Jane as Bob
1976Silver Streak as Jerry Jarvis
1975Hustle as Interrogator
1969Model Shop as Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)


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