Richard C. Sarafian

Richard C. Sarafian

Born Apr 28, 1930
  • Screenwriter, Film Director, Actor, Television Director
Richard Caspar Sarafian was an American TV and film director and actor. He compiled a versatile career that spanned over five decades as a director, actor, and writer. He is best known as the director of the 1971 film Vanishing Point.

Richard C. Sarafian Stats


: Richard C. Sarafian Sr., Richard Sarafian, Alan Smithee, Richard Caspar Sarafian


: Screenwriter, Film Director, Actor, Television Director


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Apr 28, 1930 - Sep 18, 2013 (83 years old)

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: Sep 18, 2013

Place of Death

: Santa Monica

Cause of Death

: Pneumonia

Richard C. Sarafian Film Roles

  1. Bugsy
    Jack Dragna
  2. Ruby
  3. Songwriter
  4. Gunmen
  5. Blink of an Eye
  6. Blue Streak
    Uncle Lou
    Blue Streak
  7. Bound
  8. The Crossing Guard
    Sunny Ventura

Richard C. Sarafian Film Director

  1. Man in the Wilderness
  2. Eye of the Tiger
  3. The Next Man
  4. Vanishing Point
    Vanishing Point
  5. Gangster Wars
    Gangster Wars
  6. The Bear
    The Bear
  7. Solar Crisis
  8. Street Justice
  9. Fragment of Fear
    Fragment of Fear
  10. Splendor in the Grass
    Splendor in the Grass

Richard C. Sarafian TV Starring Roles

  1. Foley Square

Richard C. Sarafian TV Guest Roles

  1. Le Lacrime de Amore (2)
  2. Bitter Harvest
    Caspar Kasabian