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Alan Ruck

Alan Ruck was born on July 1, 1956 in Cleveland, Ohio, and has made over 100 appearances in films and television, and on stage. He is best known for his role as the friend of Matthew Broderick and hopeless hypochondriac Cameron Frye, in John Hughes's Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986).During the 1980s he appeared in films such as Class (1983) with Rob Lowe and Andrew McCarthy and Three for the Road (1987) with Charlie Sheen. The 1990s included Young Guns II (1990) with Emilio Estevez and Lou Diamond Phillips, Star Trek: Generations (1994), Speed (1994) with Keanu Reeves and Twister (1996) (the latter two films are directed by Jan de Bont).Ruck's television appearances include Tales from the Crypt (1989) opposite Lou Diamond Philips, Mad About You (1992) with Helen Hunt (his co-star in Twister), and Spin City (1996) with Michael J. Fox.Ruck made an appearance in the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon (1998) which reunited him with his Twister co-star Cary Elwes.

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Jul 1, 1956 In Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Tales from the Crypt 1989-06-10
Latest Project:
Series The Whispers 2015-06-01

1 win & 1 nomination.

Known For
Poster of Spin City
The Whispers Unknown 2015-06-01
Hindsight Unknown 2015
We Are Men Unknown 2013
Super Fun Night Unknown 2013
Instant Mom Unknown 2013-09-29
Masters of Sex Unknown 2013-09-29
Bunheads Unknown 2012
Ben and Kate Unknown 2012-09-25
Justified Unknown 2010-03-16
Persons Unknown Charlie Morse 13 episodes, 2010 2010-06-07
Hot in Cleveland Unknown 2010-06-16
Hawaii Five-0 Unknown 2010-09-20
Ruby & the Rockits Unknown 2009-07-21
NCIS: Los Angeles Unknown 2009-09-22
Cougar Town Unknown 2009-09-23
Flashforward Unknown 2009-09-24
Fringe Unknown 2008-09-09
Burn Notice Unknown 2007-06-28
Drive Unknown 2007
Rules of Engagement Unknown 2007-02-03
The Bronx Is Burning Reporter 8 episodes, 2007 2007-07-01
Greek Unknown 2007-07-09
Psych Unknown 2006-07-07
Eureka Unknown 2006-07-18
Numb3rs Unknown 2005
Medium Unknown 2005-01-03
Ghost Whisperer Unknown 2005-09-23
Stella Unknown 2005-06-28
Stargate: Atlantis Unknown 2004-07-16
Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
NCIS Unknown 2003-09-23
CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Scrubs Unknown 2001-10-02
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
From the Earth to the Moon Unknown 1998-04-05
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Spin City Stuart Bondek 145 episodes, 1996-2002 1996-09-17
The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Picket Fences Unknown 1992-09-18
Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10