Ryan O'Neal

Ryan O'Neal


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 20-04-1941
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
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  • Popularity: 8.63
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Charles Patrick Ryan O'Neal (born April 20, 1941) is an American actor and former boxer. O'Neal trained as an amateur boxer before beginning his career in acting in 1960. In 1964, he landed the role of Rodney Harrington on the ABC nighttime soap opera Peyton Place. The series was an instant hit and boosted O'Neal's career. He later found success in films, most notably Love Story (1970), for which he received Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations as Best Actor, Peter Bogdanovich's What's Up, Doc? (1972) and Paper Moon (1973), Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon (1975), Richard Attenborough's A Bridge Too Far (1977), and Walter Hill's The Driver (1978). From 2005 to 2017, he had a recurring role in the Fox TV series Bones as Max, the father of the show's protagonist.




Year Movie Character
1978 The Driver as The Driver
1975 Barry Lyndon as Redmond Barry Lyndon
1973 Paper Moon as Moses Pray
1984 Irreconcilable Differences as Albert Brodsky
1982 Partners as Sgt. Benson
1973 The Thief Who Came to Dinner as Webster McGee
1981 So Fine as Bobby Fine
1987 Tough Guys Don't Dance as Tim Madden
1976 Nickelodeon as Leo Harrigan
1981 Green Ice as Joseph Wiley
1969 The Big Bounce as Jack Ryan
1985 Fever Pitch as Taggart
1978 Oliver's Story as Oliver Barrett IV
1971 Love Hate Love as Russ Emery
1998 An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn as James Edmunds
2003 Gentleman B. as Phil, Bank Manager
1972 What's Up, Doc? as Howard Bannister
1970 Love Story as Oliver Barrett IV
1979 The Main Event as Eddie 'Kid Natural' Scanlon
1971 Wild Rovers as Frank Post
1989 Small Sacrifices as Lew Lewiston
1970 The Games as Scott Reynolds
2009 Farrah's Story as Himself
2000 The List as Richard Miller
1992 The Man Upstairs as Mooney Polaski
2012 Slumber Party Slaughter as William O'Toole
1971 Mean Justice as Tal Garrett
1989 Chances Are as Philip Train
2001 Epoch as Allen Lysander
2002 People I Know as Cary Launer
1998 Zero Effect as Gregory Stark
1996 Faithful as Jack Connor
1997 Playboy: Farrah Fawcett, All of Me as Himself
2018 Filmworker as Self
1988 Sam Found Out: A Triple Play as Pimp
2014 Kubrick Remembered as Self
1972 Screwball Comedies... Remember Them? as Self
2003 Malibu's Most Wanted as Bill Gluckman
2022 Becoming Al Pacino as Self (archive footage)
1977 A Bridge Too Far as Brig. Gen. James M. Gavin
2019 My Best Friend's Famous as Himself
1999 Coming Soon as Dick
1997 Hacks as Dr. Applefield
2015 Knight of Cups as Ryan
1981 Circle of Two as Theatre Patron (uncredited)
2019 This Is Farrah Fawcett as Self (archive footage)
2015 Unity as Self - Narrator (voice)

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