Leon Rippy (born October 30, 1949) is an American character actor. Active on screen since 1983, Rippy has appeared in numerous films and recurring roles on television. He is best known for his roles as Earl the Angel on the series Saving Grace, saloon owner Tom Nuttall on the series Deadwood and militiaman John Billings in The Patriot (2000).
Movies & TV shows
Deadwood: The Movie
South Dakota's statehood is celebrated by following the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp. All are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time have wrought, as rivalries are reo...
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An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he had in the past.
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After 19 years on Death Row for the rape and murder of his teenage girlfriend, Daniel Holden is going home. His conviction was thrown out due to new evidence. He has to return to a world he no longer ...
One of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, Raymond "Red" Reddington, surrendered to the FBI in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI both want to bring down criminals and terrorists. The FBI can...
The Lone Ranger
The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws, but the gang ambushes them, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is nursed back to health by an American Indian named Tonto. The Ranger, wearing a m...
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A group of people, consisting of a federal agent, a police officer, and a conspiracy theory novelist, investigate the reappearance of the most notorious prisoners in Alcatraz fifty years after they su...
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A five person team comprised of a thief, a grifter, a hacker, and a retrieval specialist, led by Nathan Ford, use their skills to fight corporate and governmental injustices inflicted on ordinary citi...
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Most of the main characters are based on real people in the story of the early days of Deadwood. Deadwood started as a gold mining camp and gradually turned into a civilized town. The story is about r...
The 1836 standoff at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas was based on the battle between a group of Texan and Tejano men and Mexican dictator Santa Anna's forces.
Eight Legged Freaks
The residents of a rural mining town discover that a chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to grow to the size of SUVs. The Sheriff's young son, Mike, and his family, including the Sher...
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Six Feet Under
A darkly comic look at a group of people. When death is your business, what is your life? For the Fisher family, the world outside of their family-owned funeral home continues to be at least as challe...
Benjamin Martin wanted nothing more to do with battle in the French and Indian War, preferring the simple life of a farmer. Benjamin returned to his old life to protect his son when Gabriel enlisted i...
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The Thirteenth Floor
Los Angeles. Mr is a wealthy man. The world he lives in has a shocking secret. He left a message for his friend in the most unexpected place, fearing for his life.
CI5: The New Professionals
CI5 is funded by the governments of the UK, U.S.A., Japan, Germany and France and is called upon to deal with terrorism and espionage on an international scale. Two gung ho field agents are the origin...
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The Visitor was a science fiction television series that aired on Fox from 1997 to 1998. Adam was kidnapped by extraterrestrials and escaped back to Earth 50 years later.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
The murder trial of a local millionaire is the subject of a visiting city reporter's assignment.
There is a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Soon after his discovery, he was fired. He searches for the origin of the transmission that leads him into a labyrinth of paranoia and i...
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Dr. Mark Sloan is a good-natured, offbeat physician who is called upon to solve murders.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Wicked Wives
Anthony Caruso came to Denver on the request of Dee Morrison. David Morrison wants to shoot a photo with his former models. All of his former models are also his former wives. Dee knows Anthony can co...
Walker, Texas Ranger
Modern-day Texas Ranger, Cordell Walker's independent crime-solving methods have their roots in the rugged traditions of the Old West. The former Ranger is Walker's closest friend. "C.D.'s," a Country...
Beyond the Law
Dan Saxon is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. To maintain the trust of the gang's leader, he must commit more dangerous and heinous cr...
George Kuffs did not finish high-school, he lost his job, and his girlfriend is pregnant. George takes over Brad's police district and all of the problems that come with it after his brother is killed...
An American soldier who was killed in the Vietnam War is revived 25 years later by the military as UniSols, a high-tech soldier of the future. The soldier is forced to recall his past after the failed...
The Hot Spot
A man moves in to a small Texas town, gets a job, and plans to rob a bank.
Mac, the two-fisted, savvy cop, finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. Ellis is an amazing detective who puts a lot of effort...
Young Guns II
Three of the original five "young guns" — Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) — return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the...
There are fights for the last deposits on other planets and satellites in the year 2038: the mineral resources of the earth are drained. This is the situation when one of the bigger mining corporation...
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Hardball is an American crime drama television series that ran on NBC during the 1989-1990 television schedule.
Dr. It is possible for one to time travel within his own lifetime. Sam Beckett went into the quantum leap accelerator. He was trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own, and drive...
After a series of vicious crimes by a group of cowboys, Noble Adams is pulled out of retirement to capture "Red Jack", a legendary tracker, dead or alive. Noble thought he left behind a brutal side of...
The man has battled his way through several countries, spitting lead with two-handed good grace. He retires to a life of baking cookies. Running out of money, he hires himself as a "Town Tamer" and st...
Years after a desperate teenage Linda gives up her baby for adoption, she finds herself face-to-face with Martin, a young man who claims to be her long-lost son. Linda found a reprieve from her unhapp...
Born to Race
A race-car driver falls in love with a beautiful Italian automobile engineer who is traveling the NASCAR circuit to sell her controversial engine technology.
When he was called up for jury duty, Richard Dice found his first crush and only real, but unrequited love. Richard is trying to win over the girl of his dreams while trying to prove Mollys innocence ...
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Star Trek: The Next Generation
Follow the adventures of Capt. Jean-Luc Picard and his crew are on a new ship.
The Bedroom Window
Sylvia is Terry's boss's wife. Sylvia saw a man assault a young woman. She doesn't want Terry to know she had an affair with him. Terry is trying to catch a criminal. The police begin to suspect his m...
When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world go on rampages. A group of people are held hostage by a group of 18-wheelers. The people were going to defeat the machines. Or be ki...
Mark Kaminsky was kicked out of the FBI for his treatment of a suspect. He is the sheriff of a small town. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son has been killed by a mobster named Patrovina, enlisted Kam...
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Andy and his future wife, Vicky, were involved in secret experiments when they were young. Years later, the couple's daughter, Charlie, begins to exhibit the ability of setting fires. This volatile ta...
Frank Lupo is the creator of Hunter, a police drama series that features Fred Dryer as Sgt. They were Rick Hunter and Stepfanie Kramer. Dee Dee McCall was on NBC from 1984 to 1991. After the sixth sea...
Tales of the Third Dimension
"Young Blood" is the first of the three stories that make up this movie. A pair of grave robbers make a terrible mistake when they visit the St. There is a cemetery called Francis Abbey. The final epi...
Hit the Road Running
Beau Jim Donner returns to his hometown to find unscrupulous tycoon Sam Grady has been buying out locals and intimidating any opposition to his plans. Donner joins as deputy and sets out to thwart Gra...