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The Onion Field (7-Sep-1979)

Director: Harold Becker

Writer: Joseph Wambaugh

From novel: The Onion Field by Joseph Wambaugh

Music by: Eumir Deodato

Producer: Walter Coblenz

Keywords: Crime, Death Row

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
K Callan
Actor
9-Jan-1942   Martha Kent on Lois & Clark
Ronny Cox
Actor
23-Jul-1938   Lt. Bogomil in Beverly Hills Cop
Charles Cyphers
Actor
28-Jul-1939   Halloween
Ted Danson
Actor
29-Dec-1947   Bartender on Cheers
John de Lancie
Actor
20-Mar-1948   Q on Star Trek: TNG
Christopher Lloyd
Actor
22-Oct-1938   Jim Ignatowski on Taxi
Lillian Randolph
Actor
14-Dec-1898 12-Sep-1980 Birdie on The Great Gildersleeve
William Sanderson
Actor
10-Jan-1944   J.F. Sebastian in Blade Runner
John Savage
Actor
25-Aug-1949   The Deer Hunter
James Woods
Actor
18-Apr-1947   Casino, Any Given Sunday

CAST

Starring
John Savage   ...   Karl Hettinger
James Woods   ...   Gregory Powell
Franklyn Seales   ...   Jimmy Smith
Ted Danson   ...   Ian Campbell
and
Ronny Cox   ...   Pierce Brooks
Special Appearances by
David Huffman   ...   District Attorney Phil Halpin
Christopher Lloyd   ...   Jailhouse lawyer
Co-Starring
Diane Hull   ...   Helen Hettinger
Priscilla Pointer   ...   Chrissie Campbell
Beege Barkett   ...   Greg's Woman
Richard Herd   ...   Beat Cop
Le Tari   ...   Emmanuel McFadden
Richard Venture   ...   Glenn Bates
Lee Weaver   ...   Billy
Phillip R. Allen   ...   District Attorney Marshall Schulman
K. Callan   ...   Mrs. Powell
Sandy McPeak   ...   Mr. Powell
Lillian Randolph   ...   Nana
Pat Corley   ...   Jimmy's Lawyer #2
Ned Wilson   ...   LAPD Captain
Jack Rader   ...   IAD Captain
Brad English   ...   Red Haired Cop
Stanley Grover   ...   Greg's Lawyer #2
Michael Pataki   ...   District Attorney Dino Fulgoni
Steve Conte   ...   Prison Guard #1
Burke Byrnes   ...   CHP Officer Odom
Vincent Caristi   ...   Young Man
Don Starr   ...   Judge #1
William Dial   ...   Liquor Store Owner
Ray Guth   ...   Prison Guard #2
Raleigh Bond   ...   Judge #2
Sandy Ward   ...   Pawnbroker
Kenneth G. Patterson   ...   Judge #3
Peter Miller   ...   Oscar
William Sanderson   ...   Young Con
Richard Seff   ...   Jimmy's Lawyer #3
Robert Lee Jarvis   ...   Bakerfield Detective
Allen Williams   ...   Poker Player Cop
Jon K. Greene   ...   CHP Officer Chris
Dolores Sandoz   ...   Court Reporter
Bill Morey   ...   Lawyer #1
John de Lancie   ...   LAPD Lieutnant #2
Wendell Wright   ...   LAPD Sergeant
Richard Kalk   ...   Bailiff
Ray Camacho   ...   Gunrail Guard
Maggie Sullivan   ...   Adah Campbell
Rene LeVant   ...   Drag Queen
Charles Cyphers   ...   Chaplain
Tony Becker   ...   Boy Piper
Tony di Milo   ...   Clerk
Jessie Lawrence Ferguson   ...   Gamblin' Man
Nick Romero   ...   Death Row Convict
Cindy Collins   ...   Hettinger's Daughter

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