Sam McMurray

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Sam McMurray
Born(1952-04-15) April 15, 1952 (age 62)
New York City, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor
Years active1975 – present
 
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Sam McMurray
Born(1952-04-15) April 15, 1952 (age 62)
New York City, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActor
Years active1975 – present

Sam McMurray (born April 15, 1952) is an American television, film and voice actor. He is famously known for his role as Supervisor Patrick O'Boyle in the The King of Queens series.

Early life[edit]

McMurray was born in New York City, the son of Jane (née Hoffman) and Richard McMurray, both actors.[1] Lesley Woods was his stepmother.[2] McMurray is Jewish on his mother's side of the family and Irish on his father's side of the family.

Career[edit]

Among McMurray's film credits are Raising Arizona, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Drop Dead Gorgeous, L.A. Story, The Wizard as Jimmy's step-father Mr. Bateman, and C.H.U.D.. On television he was a featured player on The Tracey Ullman Show, played a recurring role as Chandler's boss on Friends, appeared in The King of Queens as Doug and Deacon's boss and also appeared in Disney's Recess, Freaks and Geeks, Home Improvement, The Sopranos, The Tick and Breaking Bad. McMurray gained much international recognition among gamers for his role as the voice of 'BBC Newscaster/American Newscaster' in the expansion for Command & Conquer: Generals. He also appeared in the 2011 TV film A Holiday Engagement.

Filmography[edit]

Film Appearances[edit]

Film Work[edit]

Television Appearances[edit]

Series[edit]

Movies[edit]

Miniseries[edit]

Pilots[edit]

Specials[edit]

Episodic[edit]

Stage Appearances[edit]

• Stage Appearances

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sam McMurray Biography (1952-)
  2. ^ "Lesley Woods". Variety. August 19, 2003. Retrieved 2008-03-14. 

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