Actor Martin Azarow

Martin Monroe Azarow (July 4, 1934 – September 8, 2003) was an American film and television actor. He is notable for playing the role of “Big Al” in the 1982 film They Call Me Bruce?.

Born in Brooklyn, New York. Azarow guest-starred in television programs, including, Taxi, Remington Steele, T.J. Hooker, It’s a Living, L.A. Law, Hill Street Blues, St. Elsewhere, Charlie’s Angels, Doogie Howser, M.D., The New Mike Hammer and Hooperman. He also appeared in films, such as, Some Kind of Hero, Mae West and Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling.

Azarow died in September 2003 at Las Vegas, Nevada, at the age of 69.



Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1977 The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa Lombardi TV Movie
1981 Born to Be Sold Louie Blatz TV Movie
1982 Some Kind of Hero Tank
1982 Mae West Detective TV Movie
1982 They Call Me Bruce? Big Al
1983 Missing Pieces Hector Bolinas TV Movie
1984 The Outlaws Emil TV Movie
1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling Gangster #2
1987 The Jigsaw Murders Leon Murch


Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1976 Starsky & Hutch Packrat 1 episode
1978 Charlie’s Angels George Danforth 1 episode
1979 Eight Is Enough Will Burdett 1 episode
1979 Operation Petticoat Engineer Manganini 2 episodes
1980 The White Shawdow Party Guest 1 episode
1981 It’s a Living Mr. Scolick 1 episode
1981-1985 Hill Street Blues Dr. Sackheim/Cigar Smoker/Mortician 3 episodes
1982 Hart to Hart Mr. Brooklyn 1 episode
1982 T.J. Hooker Harry Wheeler 1 episode
1982-1987 Cagney & Lacey Ralph Steer 2 episodes
1982 St. Elsewhere Fat Man 1 episode
1983 Nine to Five Gregory 1 episode
1983 Taxi Armed-Wrestling Cabbie 1 episode
1983 Remington Steele Kessel Parks 1 episode
1983 The A-Team Danny 1 episode
1984 The New Mike Hammer Fat Man 1 episode
1984 V Rodrigo 1 episode
1985 Brothers Mr. Pappola 1 episode
1986 The Twilight Zone Man 1 episode
1986 Hunter Henry Bartholomew 1 episode
1987-1988 L.A. Law Robert Sylvia 3 episodes
1988 Ohara Josephson 1 episode
1988 Max Headroom Punk 1 episode
1989 Hooperman Cabbie 1 episode
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. William Finkelstein 1 episode
1989 Pee-wee’s Playhouse Michael Angelo 1 episode
1989 Matlock Proprietor 1 episode
1990 Equal Justice Arty 1 episode

External Links

Actor Martin Azarow – Wikipedia

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