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Danny Darst

Danny Darst was born as Daniel Dean Darst. He is an actor, known for The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Short Cuts (1993) and The Manchurian Candidate (2004). See full bio »

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The Silence of the Lambs
Short Cuts
Short Cuts Aubrey Bell
The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate Ellie's Mysterious Aide
Something Wild
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 2012/II Eli (Short)
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
Ellie's Mysterious Aide
 1999 Cookie's Fortune
Billy Cox
 1998 The Gingerbread Man
Sheriff Hope
 1995-1997 Melrose Place (TV Series)
- Going Places (1997) ... Monty
- The Brooke Stops Here (1996) ... Monty
- Two Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1995) ... Monty
 1994 Models Inc. (TV Series)
Jimmy Kester
- Pilot (1994) ... Jimmy Kester
 1993 Short Cuts
Aubrey Bell
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs
Sgt. Tate
 1988 The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (TV Movie)
Captain Randolph Southard
 1985 O.C. and Stiggs
Schwab Commercial Singer
 1984 Swing Shift
Deacon (as Daniel Dean Darst)
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 1986 Something Wild (performer: "Black Sheep of the Family", "Long Legged Woman") / (writer: "Black Sheep of the Family", "Long Legged Woman")
 1985 The Laundromat (TV Movie) (performer: "Common Folk", "Somebody's Daddy", "Can't Make a Livin' on the Road") / (writer: "Common Folk", "Somebody's Daddy", "Can't Make a Livin' on the Road")
 1980 Melvin and Howard (performer: "Hard Way to Go", "Love Can't Hold a Ramblin' Man", "Southern Belles" - as Daniel Dean Darst) / (writer: "Love Can't Hold a Ramblin' Man" - as Daniel Dean Darst)
 1975 Supervixens (as Daniel Dean Darst, "Scottsville Express")
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 1977 The Oregon Trail (TV Series) (composer - 3 episodes)
- Evan's Vendetta (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Last Game (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
- Hard Ride Home (1977) ... (composer: theme music)
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 2012 American Songwriter (Documentary)
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 2015 The Wish Horse (Short) (special thanks)
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 2012 American Songwriter (Documentary)
 1988 Tanner '88 (TV Mini-Series)
- The Night of the Twinkies (1988) ... Himself
- For Real (1988) ... Himself

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