Lance Guest

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Lance R. Guest (born July 21, 1960) is an American actor. He developed a serious interest in acting in the 9th grade, and he majored in theater while attending UCLA. Guest has starred in many theatrical films including his role as Jimmy alongside actress Jamie Lee Curtis in the film Halloween II and also starred in I Ought to Be in Pictures. His most notable role is in the 1984 science fiction film The Last Starfighter as Alex Rogan, and as Beta, a robot sent to replace Alex while he was in space. In 1987, Lance starred in Jaws: The Revenge as Michael Brody. In 2000, he played Cosmo Cola in Stepsister from Planet Weird. In 2001, he played Hugo Archibald in The Jennie Project. His starring TV roles included Lou Grant from 1981–1982 and Knots Landing in 1991. He has guest starred on St. Elsewhere, The Wonder Years, Party of Five, JAG, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, Becker, Life Goes On, House, and Jericho. Lance has starred on Broadway as Johnny Cash in the musical Million Dollar Quartet, a fictionalized depiction of a unique moment in music history: the one and only time Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley ever met and recorded music as a group. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lance Guest, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

Halloween II (1981)

After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her life. The institution ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Rosenthal
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Charles Cyphers  •  Jeffrey Kramer

After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her life. The institution ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Rosenthal
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Charles Cyphers  •  Jeffrey Kramer

Jaws: The Revenge (1987)

After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Lorraine Gary  •  Lance Guest  •  Mario Van Peebles  •  Michael Caine

After another deadly shark attack, Ellen Brody decides she has had enough of New England's Amity Island and moves to the Caribbean to join her son, Michael, and his family. But a great white shark has followed her there, hungry for more lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joseph Sargent
CAST:  Lorraine Gary  •  Lance Guest  •  Mario Van Peebles  •  Michael Caine

Stepsister from Planet Weird (2000)

Megan's world is turned upside down when she hears her calm life with her little brother and single mum is about to change. She hears she's soon to have a stepfather and a stepsister. Megan thinks they're a bit weird and is determined to stop the wedding. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Boyum
CAST:  Courtnee Draper  •  Tamara Hope  •  Lance Guest  •  Khrystyne Haje

Megan's world is turned upside down when she hears her calm life with her little brother and single mum is about to change. She hears she's soon to have a stepfather and a stepsister. Megan thinks they're a bit weird and is determined to stop the wedding. She ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve Boyum
CAST:  Courtnee Draper  •  Tamara Hope  •  Lance Guest  •  Khrystyne Haje

The Jennie Project (2001)

Hugo Archibald is a doctor and brings home a wide variety of exotic animal species. The latest animal he brings home is a chimpanzee named Jennie. Dr. Archibald is not home very much, and Andrew feels he does not care about him. And Lea his wife does not want ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nadeau
CAST:  Alex D. Linz  •  Sheila Kelley  •  Lance Guest  •  Abigail Mavity

Hugo Archibald is a doctor and brings home a wide variety of exotic animal species. The latest animal he brings home is a chimpanzee named Jennie. Dr. Archibald is not home very much, and Andrew feels he does not care about him. And Lea his wife does not want ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Nadeau
CAST:  Alex D. Linz  •  Sheila Kelley  •  Lance Guest  •  Abigail Mavity

The Last Starfighter (1984)

A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was recruited to join the team of best Starfighters to defend their world from the attack.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Lance Guest  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Barbara Bosson

A video game expert Alex Rogan finds himself transported to another planet after conquering The Last Starfighter video game only to find out it was just a test. He was recruited to join the team of best Starfighters to defend their world from the attack.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nick Castle
CAST:  Lance Guest  •  Dan O'Herlihy  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Barbara Bosson

I Ought to Be in Pictures (1982)

Grandmother has nothing to say when Libby tells her that she is off to LA to look up Dad, a Hollywood screenwriter. Grandmother has been in a New York cemetery for six years and Dad has been out of Libby's life for 16 of her 19 years. Libby arrives in LA on a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Ann-Margret Olsson  •  Dinah Manoff  •  Lance Guest

Grandmother has nothing to say when Libby tells her that she is off to LA to look up Dad, a Hollywood screenwriter. Grandmother has been in a New York cemetery for six years and Dad has been out of Libby's life for 16 of her 19 years. Libby arrives in LA on a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Herbert Ross
CAST:  Walter Matthau  •  Ann-Margret Olsson  •  Dinah Manoff  •  Lance Guest

The Roommate (1984)

Set in 1952, this tells of two young men who are polar opposites being assigned to the same dorm room at Northwestern University.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Lance Guest  •  Larry Neumann Jr.  •  John Cameron Mitchell  •  Elaine Wilkes

Set in 1952, this tells of two young men who are polar opposites being assigned to the same dorm room at Northwestern University.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Lance Guest  •  Larry Neumann Jr.  •  John Cameron Mitchell  •  Elaine Wilkes

The Least of These (2011)

A priest returns to his old Catholic high school to replace a priest who has gone missing, only to begin to suspect that the missing priest may have been murdered by someone at the school to hide a darker secret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nathan Scoggins
CAST:  Isaiah Washington  •  Robert Loggia  •  Jordan Garrett  •  Andrew Lawrence

A priest returns to his old Catholic high school to replace a priest who has gone missing, only to begin to suspect that the missing priest may have been murdered by someone at the school to hide a darker secret.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nathan Scoggins
CAST:  Isaiah Washington  •  Robert Loggia  •  Jordan Garrett  •  Andrew Lawrence

Please Don't Hit Me, Mom (1981)

A babysitter realizes that one of the children she looks after is being physically abused by his mother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Arner
CAST:  Patty Duke  •  Nancy McKeon  •  Lance Guest  •  Sean Astin

A babysitter realizes that one of the children she looks after is being physically abused by his mother.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gwen Arner
CAST:  Patty Duke  •  Nancy McKeon  •  Lance Guest  •  Sean Astin

Flu Bird Horror (2008)

A group of teenagers go on a excursion to the mountains. There, they are attacked by birds infected with a lethal virus. When the teens reach a nearby village, the haunting birds start passing their virus on to all the dwellers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leigh Scott
CAST:  Clare Carey  •  Lance Guest  •  Sarah Butler  •  Jonathon Trent

A group of teenagers go on a excursion to the mountains. There, they are attacked by birds infected with a lethal virus. When the teens reach a nearby village, the haunting birds start passing their virus on to all the dwellers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leigh Scott
CAST:  Clare Carey  •  Lance Guest  •  Sarah Butler  •  Jonathon Trent

Mach 2 (2001)

A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been trying to revive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fred Olen Ray
CAST:  Shannon Whirry  •  Brian Bosworth  •  Ai Wan  •  Michael Dorn

A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been trying to revive ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fred Olen Ray
CAST:  Shannon Whirry  •  Brian Bosworth  •  Ai Wan  •  Michael Dorn

Late Phases (2014)

When deadly attacks from a nearby forest beset a secluded retirement community, it is up to a blind army veteran to discover what the residents are hiding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adrián García Bogliano
CAST:  Tina Louise  •  Ethan Embry  •  Erin Cummings  •  Karen Lynn Gorney

When deadly attacks from a nearby forest beset a secluded retirement community, it is up to a blind army veteran to discover what the residents are hiding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adrián García Bogliano
CAST:  Tina Louise  •  Ethan Embry  •  Erin Cummings  •  Karen Lynn Gorney

Just the Way You Are (1984)

Susan is a professional flautist who has been handicapped since childhood and is forced to wear a leg brace to get around. After breaking up with her boyfriend, she accepts the offer to travel to Europe on a concert tour. While in Paris, she comes up with an idea ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Édouard Molinaro
CAST:  Kristy McNichol  •  Michael Ontkean  •  Robert Carradine  •  Alexandra Paul

Susan is a professional flautist who has been handicapped since childhood and is forced to wear a leg brace to get around. After breaking up with her boyfriend, she accepts the offer to travel to Europe on a concert tour. While in Paris, she comes up with an idea ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Édouard Molinaro
CAST:  Kristy McNichol  •  Michael Ontkean  •  Robert Carradine  •  Alexandra Paul

My Father, My Rival (1985)

A student with a crush on his teacher becomes even more frustrated when his widowed father begins going out with the woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Jutra
CAST:  Wendy Crewson  •  Lance Guest  •  Andrew Gunn  •  Thomas Hauff

A student with a crush on his teacher becomes even more frustrated when his widowed father begins going out with the woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Claude Jutra
CAST:  Wendy Crewson  •  Lance Guest  •  Andrew Gunn  •  Thomas Hauff

Plan B (1997)

A group of friends in their 20s and 30s wrestle with the fact that their lives haven't turned out like they planned.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Jon Cryer  •  Lisa Darr  •  Lance Guest

A group of friends in their 20s and 30s wrestle with the fact that their lives haven't turned out like they planned.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Leva
CAST:  Jon Cryer  •  Lisa Darr  •  Lance Guest

Shadowbox (2007)

A war hero forces himself to relive the war by watching the film of his own torture.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dickerson
CAST:  Neil Hopkins  •  Kelly Carlson  •  Lance Guest  •  Brud Fogarty

A war hero forces himself to relive the war by watching the film of his own torture.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Dickerson
CAST:  Neil Hopkins  •  Kelly Carlson  •  Lance Guest  •  Brud Fogarty

The Nightmare Isn't Over! The Making of Halloween II (2012)

Retrospective documentary about the making of "Halloween II."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Felsher
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Dean Cundey  •  Lance Guest  •  Alan Howarth

Retrospective documentary about the making of "Halloween II."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Felsher
CAST:  Ana Alicia  •  Dean Cundey  •  Lance Guest  •  Alan Howarth

In Search of Tomorrow (2021)

A nostalgic journey through '80s Sc-Fi-films, exploring their impact and relevance today, told by the artist who made them and by those who were inspired to turn their visions into reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David A. Weiner
CAST:  Clancy Brown  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Sean Young  •  Keith David

A nostalgic journey through '80s Sc-Fi-films, exploring their impact and relevance today, told by the artist who made them and by those who were inspired to turn their visions into reality.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David A. Weiner
CAST:  Clancy Brown  •  Catherine Mary Stewart  •  Sean Young  •  Keith David

Hart to Hart Returns (1993)

Jonathan Hart, the wealthy entrepreneur, and his charming investigative reporter wife, Jennifer, once again get caught up in a mystery, this time involving corrupt government contractors. Aided by their trusty servant Max, who is more family than employee, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Roger Hunt
CAST:  Robert Wagner  •  Stefanie Powers  •  Lionel Stander  •  Mike Connors

Jonathan Hart, the wealthy entrepreneur, and his charming investigative reporter wife, Jennifer, once again get caught up in a mystery, this time involving corrupt government contractors. Aided by their trusty servant Max, who is more family than employee, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Roger Hunt
CAST:  Robert Wagner  •  Stefanie Powers  •  Lionel Stander  •  Mike Connors

Traces (2021)

Facing unemployment from his record store job, divorce and his 20 year high school reunion, a listless former 90's 'one hit wonder' is given a unique second chance when he agrees to produce and record the debut album of an up and coming Internet sensation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Currie Holmes
CAST:  Sharon Leal  •  Pablo Schreiber  •  Rick Springfield  •  Lance Guest

Facing unemployment from his record store job, divorce and his 20 year high school reunion, a listless former 90's 'one hit wonder' is given a unique second chance when he agrees to produce and record the debut album of an up and coming Internet sensation.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Currie Holmes
CAST:  Sharon Leal  •  Pablo Schreiber  •  Rick Springfield  •  Lance Guest