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Alan Richard Vint (November 11, 1944 – August 16, 2006)[1] was an American character actor.

Vint was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He appeared in a number of supporting roles during the 1970s in films such as The McMasters (1970), Two-Lane Blacktop (1971), The Panic in Needle Park (1971), Welcome Home, Soldier Boys (1971), Unholy Rollers (1972), Badlands (1973), Macon County Line (1974), Earthquake (1974), Breakout (1975), Checkered Flag or Crash (1977) and The Lady in Red (1979). He also made guest appearances on such television series as Centennial, Police Story, Emergency!, Hawaii Five-O, Adam-12, Lou Grant and Baretta.

Vint appeared in several films with his brother Jesse Vint. He was married to Susan Mullen and had three daughters — Kelly, Kate and Megan Vint, also actors. Vint and Mullen eventually divorced.[when?]

Alan Vint's long-running disease was diagnosed as rheumatoid arthritis many years before his death. Ultimately his major organs failed as a result of this disease, and he died in Sherman Oaks, California, in 2006.[2]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1970 The McMasters Hank
1971 The Panic in Needle Park Hotch
1971 Two-Lane Blacktop Man in Roadhouse
1971 Welcome Home, Soldier Boys Kid
1972 Unholy Rollers Greg
1973 Badlands Deputy
1974 Macon County Line Chris Dixon
1974 Earthquake Ralph
1975 Breakout Harve
1977 Checkered Flag or Crash Doc Pyle
1979 The Lady in Red Melvin Purvis
1982 The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez Mike Trimmell
1993 Family Prayers Delivery Man
1999 Malevolence Deputy Warden (final film role)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alan Vint". Los Angeles Times. 26 August 2006. Retrieved 20 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Alan Vint". Variety. 12 September 2006. Retrieved 20 April 2016.

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