January 4, 1939
With a legacy of laughter-inducing roles, Oliver Clark was known for his rich movie career. Early on in his acting career, Clark landed roles in various films, including the drama "The End of the Road" (1970) with Stacy Keach, the dramedy "The Landlord" (1970) with Beau Bridges and the George C Scott comedic adaptation "They Might Be Giants" (1971). He also appeared in "The Great Gatsby" (1974), "Dynamite Woman" (1976) with Claudia Jennings and the musical drama "A Star Is Born" (1976) with Barbra Streisand. He continued to act in productions like the comedy "The Last Married Couple in America" (1979) with George Segal and "Deadhead Miles" (1982). He also landed a role in the miniseries "Hanging By a Thread" (1978-79). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Fame" (NBC, 1978-79). He also was featured in the TV movie "Nightlife" (USA, 1988-89). Clark most recently acted in the drama "Lost Souls" (2000) with Winona Ryder.