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Thomas Hill (actor)

Personal information
Birth dateJune 2, 1927
Place of birthLandour, Mussourie, India
Date of deathApril 20, 2009(age 81)
Death placeBloomington, Indiana, U.S.

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Thomas Hill (June 2, 1927 April 20, 2009) was an actor and director on stage for decades before starting in film in the mid 1960s and on television in the 1980s.

One of Hill's most prominent recurring roles was as Jim Dixon on the 1980s TV series Newhart. Hill also appeared as King Baaldorf in the short-lived 1980s series Wizards and Warriors. His TV movie roles include Father Andrew Doyle in the 1984 NBC miniseries V: The Final Battle. He had guest appearances on such shows as St. Elsewhere,

Remington Steele, The Facts of Life,

Married... with Children, Coach, and Law & Order.

Hill's first feature film performance was in the 1965 film Thread. Other film credits include Firefox (1982).

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