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Robert Hays
Robert Hays
Born Robert Blakely Hays
July 24, 1947 (1947-07-24) (age 72)
Bethesda, Maryland
Characters played Iron Man
Living Laser
Iron Man (Robot)
Charter Boat Captain

Robert Blakely Hays (born August 24, 1947) is an actor who played Iron Man, Living Laser, Iron Man (Robot), and a charter boat captain on Iron Man, reprising the role of Iron Man for The Incredible Hulk and Spider-Man.


He is best known for his role of Ted Striker in Airplane! and Airplane II: The Sequel. He played father to Spider-Man actor Christopher Daniel Barnes's character on Starman.

Other notable works include The Rockford Files, Marcus Welby, M.D., The Streets of San Francisco, Laverne & Shirley, The Blue Knight, Wonder Woman, The Love Boat, The Young Pioneers, Angie, Take This Job and Shove It, Trenchcoat, Touched, Cat's Eye, She's Having a Baby, FM, Fifty/Fifty, The Larry Sanders Show, Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey, Cutters, Vanished, Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco, Unabomber: The True Story, Touched by an Angel, Superman: The Animated Series, I'll Be Home for Christmas, Kelly Kelly, An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster, Dr. T & the Women, That 70s Show, Bette, Spin City, Superhero Movie, Paranormal Movie, Sharknado 2: The Second One, and Boonville Redemption.

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