Jim Moody

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    • September 25th, 1949
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Jim Moody (born September 25, 1949 in Portsmouth, Virginia) is a television and film character actor. He played the tough talking counselor/teacher Gene Daniels in Bad Boys. His first feature film was in the 1980 hit film Fame, which he played Mr. Farrell, a drama teacher. Jim starred in the 1983 comedy film D.C. Cab as Arnie, a member of the rival cab company, Emerald Cab. He also appeared in the 1999 drama The Best Man and as Leroy Greene, Sr. (the father) in The Last Dragon. Jim has made some guest appearances on television shows like Law & Order, which he appeared in a few episodes of that TV series, in each episode, he played a different character. Jim's other appearances were Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Third Watch, and New York Undercover. He was a drama teacher at the LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts and the subsequent LaGuardia High School of Music and Arts and the Performing Arts, with Adrian Brody among his more famous students. He is now a private drama coach and working actor based in New York. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jim Moody (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (11 Credits)

200028 Days as Chauffeur
1999The Best Man as Uncle Skeeter
1996Night Falls on Manhattan as Mayor Williams
1993Who's the Man? as Nick Crawford
1989Lean on Me
1985The Last Dragon as Daddy Green
1983Bad Boys as Gene Daniels
1983D.C. Cab as Arnie
1982Personal Best as Roscoe Travis
1980Fame as Farrell
1980First Family as Justice Haden

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