Jim Palmer

Biography

Date of Birth: 15 October, 1945, in New York, New York James Alvin Palmer best known as Jim Palmer and nicknamed "Cakes," is a former Major League Baseball right-handed starting pitcher who played his entire career for the Baltimore Orioles (1965-1984). He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1990. Shortly after his birth, Palmer was adopted by Moe Wiesen, a garment industry executive, and his wife Polly from Harrison, N.Y. After his adoptive father died in 1955, the 9-year-old Jim, his mother and his sister moved to California, where he began playing in youth-league baseball. In 1956, his mother married actor Max Palmer, from whom Palmer took his last name. Showing talent at the amateur level, upon high school graduation in 1962, Palmer signed a minor-league contract at the age of 17. Filmography As Actor: 2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation (completed) Clutch (uncredited) 2011 Thor SHIELD Guard 2011 World Invasion: Battle Los Angeles Crew Chief (uncredited) 1995-2008 General Hospital (TV series) Randy - 9 episodes 2007 Sharpshooter (TV movie) Steve 2000 V.I.P. (TV series) – V.I.P., R.I.P. (2000) … Thug 2000 Charlie's Angels Shooter 2000 Martial Law (TV series) – Deathfist 5: Major Crimes Unit (2000) … Bank Robber 1997 Batman & Robin Ice Thug 1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt Falwell Reporter 1996 Last Man Standing Brothel Thug 1996 Broken Arrow Lt. Reed 1995 Batman Forever Harvey's Thug 1995 Windrunner Jock #2 1994 Somebody to Love Drunk Guy 1994 Last Detour 1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day Jock

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No Name and Dynamite Davenport

Hank

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Tennessee Queer

Rev. Jack Gray

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Blind Vengeance

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Black Widow

Detective Harris

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Somebody to Love

Drunk Guy

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Sharpshooter

Steve

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Broken Arrow

Lt. Reed

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The Tomorrow War

Truck Driver Draftee

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Nothing But the Truth

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Last Man Standing

Brothel Thug

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No Name and Dynamite Davenport

Hank

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The Tomorrow War

Truck Driver Draftee

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Godzilla vs. Kong

Maia Apex Cybernetics Guard

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The Greatest Showman

Standkeeper (uncredited)

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The 5th Wave

Soldier (uncredited)

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G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Clutch

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Tennessee Queer

Rev. Jack Gray

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Thor

SHIELD Guard

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Battle: Los Angeles

Crew Chief (uncredited)

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Nothing But the Truth

Editor #3

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Black Widow

Detective Harris

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Sharpshooter

Steve

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Charlie's Angels

Shooter

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Batman & Robin

Ice Thug

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The People vs. Larry Flynt

Falwell Reporter

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Last Man Standing

Brothel Thug

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Broken Arrow

Lt. Reed

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Batman Forever

Harvey's Thug

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Somebody to Love

Drunk Guy

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Jock

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Blind Vengeance

Porter

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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

Baseball Announcer

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