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Frederick Coffin

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Birth dateJanuary 16, 1943
Place of birthDetroit, Michigan
Date of deathJuly 31, 2003(age 60)
Death placeLos Angeles, California

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Frederick D. Coffin (January 16 1943 - July 31 2003) was an American film actor.

He was the son of actress Winifred Deforest Coffin. He appeared in numerous movies and television series. He made guest appearances on Murder, She Wrote, L.A. Law, The X-Files and Hunter. One of his most memorable roles was Officer Koharski in the feature film Wayne's World. Other film credits include

*Andersonville: (1996, Collins)

*Identity: (2003, Detective Varole)

*View from the Top: 2003, Mr. Stewart)

*The Base: (1999, General Albert Becker)

*Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century (1999)

*Memorial Day: (1998, Senator Jerald Lancaster)

*Texas: (1994, Zave)

*There Goes My Baby: (1994, Mr. Maran)

*V.I. Warshawski:(199, Horton Grafalk)

*If Looks Could Kill: (1991, Lt. Col. Larabee)

*Hard to Kill: (1990, Kevin O'Malley)

*Out Cold: (1989, Sgt. Haroldson)

*Lonesome Dove: (1989, Big Zwey)

*A Time of Destiny: (1988, Ed)

*Shoot to Kill: (1988, Ralph)

*The Bedroom Window: (1987, Jessup)

*A Fine Mess: (1986, Traffic Cop)

*Jo Jo Dancer: Your Life Is Calling (1986, Dr. Weissman)

*Nothing Lasts Forever: (1984, Lunar Shopping Observer

*Without a Trace: (1983, Officer Coffin)

*Alone in the Dark: (1982, Jim Gable)

*Dead Ringer: (1981)

*King of the Gypsies: (1978, Basketball Coach)

*Dragonfly: (1976, Walter Craigle).

He attended Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio. In 1997 he returned to his alma mater as that year's Knight Fellow, one of Western Reserve Academy's most distinguished honors.

Coffin died of lung cancer on July 31 2003 in Los Angeles.

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