Bud Cort

29 Mar 1948

Actor, Director

Bud Cort (born Walter Edward Cox on March 29, 1948) is an American film and stage actor, writer, and director. He is best known for his portrayals of Harold in Hal Ashby's 1971 film Harold and Maude and the titular hero in Robert Altman's 1970 film Brewster McCloud. Both films have large cult followings today.


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Filmography (24 titles)

(movie, 2015)
···The Little Prince
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as The King (voice))
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Bill Ubell)
(movie, 2003)
···The Big Empty
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Neely)
(movie, 2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Howard Putzel)
(movie, 2000)
···The Million Dollar Hotel
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Shorty)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Agent Otts)
(movie, 1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as John Doe Jersey)
(movie, 1999)
···But I'm a Cheerleader
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Peter)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Solenko, Restaurant Manager (uncredited))
(movie, 1995)
···Crazy for a Kiss
Role: Actor (as Dr. Webb)
(movie, 1993)
···And the Band Played On
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Antique shop owner)
(movie, 1991)
···Ted & Venus
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1990)
···Brain Dead
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Halsey)
(movie, 1987)
···Bates Motel
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Alex West)
(movie, 1986)
···Invaders from Mars
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mark Weinstein)
(movie, 1984)
···Maria's Lovers
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Harvey)
(movie, 1984)
···Electric Dreams
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Edgar)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sigmund Freud)
(movie, 1978)
···Son of Hitler
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Willi Hitler)
(movie, 1977)
···Why Shoot the Teacher?
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Max Brown)
(movie, 1971)
···Harold and Maude
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Harold Parker Chasen)
(movie, 1970)
···Brewster McCloud
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Brewster McCloud)
(movie, 1970)
···The Traveling Executioner
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Jimmy Croft)
(series, 1963)
···The Doctors
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Delivery Boy (late 1960s))