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“They were just geniuses and they were at the height of their power — all four of them. He also played the powerful district attorney Calvin Beckett in the film American Violet. Daniel Kaffee. Winged Foot will have to do. [8] He played the lead role in the 1982 film Split Image as a college athlete who gets lured into a religious cult by a beautiful girl (Karen Allen). “I was lucky to be in the same movie with Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield and Ted Knight, because those guys are comic legends,’’ he said. 12:00 PM PST [18] In 2014, O'Keefe appeared in a recurring role in Homeland as CIA agent and former interim station chief John Redmond [19] and as Detective Winslow in the Amazon Prime original TV series Sneaky Pete. Michael O’Keefe, the actor who played Noonan in the 1980 golf film, is looking to get back on a bag in time for the U.S. Open at Winged Foot Golf Club in late September. From Injustice Came the Way to Describe Justice, How to Live with Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life), Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story, Tithing Day, Sheaving Tide, Husking Bee, Corn Play, Kindling Night, Harvest Home, Ploughing Day, Planting Day, Agnes Fair, Choosing the Young Lord, the Day of Seasoning, Scent of a Criminal/Bonnie/Classic: Brucification, The Best TV Shows About Being in Your 30s. And it won’t be at Bushwood Country Club. [26], He has been a practicing Zen Buddhist since 1981. [citation needed]. “But there was a part of me that was like, ‘Man, I wish somebody would know me for the other work that I’ve done, too.’ ’’. O'Keefe was born Raymond Peter O'Keefe Jr., in Mount Vernon, New York, the oldest of seven children in a devoutly Catholic Irish American family. “In my opinion, Michael O’Keefe is not going to be able to carry a staff bag around Winged Foot,’’ Balin said with a laugh. Well, next week, O’Keefe will be on the grounds with a golf bag over his shoulder, rubbing shoulders with the likes of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy. 38,963, This story has been shared 30,489 times. The soft-spoken fan-favorite from the cult classic ‘Caddyshack‘ was the famed looper at Bushwood Country Club, but he’s now aiming for a much bigger stage. He was on social media last week lobbying for a loop here, just hoping to get back inside the gates to see the U.S. Open up close and in person. Listen on Apple Podcasts | Spotify, Gang's All Here: A NY Jets Podcast KMEXDT3 (207), Tue, Nov 03

O’Keefe earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in The Great Santini (1979), which led to his iconic role in Caddyshack.Since then, he’s acted in countless TV shows and movies. His brother Bill has been a longtime Winged Foot member and is a past president of the club. He won’t be on the bag for Ty Webb — aka Chevy Chase. [6] He received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his role as Ben, the oldest son of a Marine aviator in The Great Santini (1979) starring Robert Duvall, who was also nominated for an Academy Award for the film. Michael Breed, the former Golf Channel instructional personality who now teaches at Trump Ferry Point, was the middleman in this transaction, reaching out to Balin, his fellow Met Area pro, and pitching the idea of O’Keefe caddying for him. Sitemap 30,489, THE BEST INSIGHTS FROM THE ULTIMATE INSIDERS, Blue Rush: A NY Giants Podcast Bill Belichick: Patriots 'sold out' and now we are doomed, Powerbeats headphones marked down up to 20 percent off for Amazon sale, The best Wi-Fi extenders for boosting your internet connection range, Best Buy's 27 biggest early Black Friday deals of 2020, Thanksgiving meal kits and delivery services for an easy holiday feast, The FurZapper pet hair remover is one of the easiest, most affordable solutions out there, Robert F. Smith's yearlong, $59 million Chelsea penthouse build nears finish line. Now he comes full circle, minus the powerhouse movie cast. O'Keefe appeared with George Clooney in Michael Clayton. Anybody can see that all I did was just grab onto their coattails and hang on.’’. Wouldn’t Judge Smails be proud?

Danny Noonan is going to caddie at the US Open next week. He has been married to Emily Donahoe since September 18, 2011. Privacy Notice Thanks for contacting us. Listen on Apple Podcasts | Spotify, © 2020 NYP Holdings, Inc. All Rights Reserved Danny Noonan. We've received your submission. on Yankees star's 'sad' comments get back to Aaron Boone, This story has been shared 67,699 times. [2][3], O'Keefe grew up in Larchmont, New York,[4] and graduated from Mamaroneck High School. I do know the course. [24], He married actress Emily Donahoe in 2011,[25] with whom he has one child. Do Not Sell My Personal Information. He was previously married to Bonnie Raitt. Knight died on August 26, 1986, after a long battle with colon cancer. Do Not Sell My Personal Information, Your California Privacy Rights O'Keefe is known for his role as Danny Noonan in the comedy film Caddyshack. Asked if he plans to bring a lighter carry bag for O’Keefe next week, Balin said, “No, he’ll be carrying the full tour bag. Danny Balin will have to do. He also appeared as Fred on the television sitcom Roseanne. Danny Noonan is going from looping at fictional Bushwood Country Club to the U.S. Open at Winged Foot. They have one child. [14], O'Keefe's highest-profile television role was his portrayal of Fred, the husband of Jackie Harris (Laurie Metcalf) on the ABC series Roseanne from 1993 to 1995. He has appeared twice with Jack Nicholson, as his son in Ironweed and as the father of a murdered girl in The Pledge. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. O'Keefe's Broadway theatre credits include Side Man (1998),[10] Mass Appeal (1981),[11] Fifth of July (1980),[12] and Reckless with Mary-Louise Parker (2004). [7] He played a Marine in the CBS miniseries A Rumor of War (1980) as the friend of Brad Davis' character, Philip Caputo. He played the husband in the series Life's Work from 1996 to 1997. O’Keefe revealed that he didn’t even play golf as a kid, that he “lied at the ‘Caddyshack’ audition when they asked if I could play and I said, ‘Yeah.’ ’’, As soon as he got the gig, O’Keefe said, he went back to Winged Foot and, with the help of then-head pro Tom Nieporte, got lessons “so when I got there [to film the movie], I at least had something that resembled a golf swing.’’. Michael O’Keefe — the actor who played Danny Noonan, the young, impressionable caddie in “Caddyshack’’ — will carry a bag on Monday and Tuesday in practice rounds at the US Open, The Post has learned. O’Keefe’s initial motivation in trying to land a loop was to be able to initiate a donation fund for caddie relief to aid the caddies who were out of work during the pandemic. O’Keefe, though, has gone on to have an accomplished acting career, which continues today — despite the fact that he’ll forever be known as Danny Noonan. He also appeared as Fred on the television sitcom Roseanne. Michael O’Keefe (Danny Noonan) YouTube: Movieclips (left), Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP (right). Terms of Use [17], O'Keefe has guest starred on Saving Grace, The West Wing, Criminal Minds, Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, House, M*A*S*H, Ghost Whisperer, Brothers and Sisters, Leverage, Blue Bloods and The Waltons. [20][21], O'Keefe was married to rock/blues singer Bonnie Raitt from April 27, 1991[22] to November 1999, when they divorced. Get the latest odds on all the top sports. Your California Privacy Rights NOONAN!!!!! Choose an adventure below and discover your next favorite movie or TV show.

8:00 AM PST When asked how realistic he thought his chances were of getting a bag for the Open, O’Keefe said, “I think it’s absolutely as big a long shot as Carl Spackler winning the Masters,’’ referring to the Bill Murray character who was the mentally unstable groundskeeper in the movie. He is an actor and director, known for Caddyshack (1980), Michael Clayton (2007) and Keith (2008). Michael O'Keefe, Actor: Caddyshack. Michael O'Keefe was born on April 24, 1955 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA as Raymond Peter O'Keefe Jr. Check it out - actor Michael O'Keefe (Danny Noonan from Caddyshack) is on the bag for Monday and Tuesday practice rounds at the U.S. Open for NY PGA Professional Danny … [1] He is the son of Stephanie (née Fitzpatrick) and Raymond Peter O'Keefe, who was a law professor at Fordham University, and also taught at St. Thomas University. 67,699, This story has been shared 38,963 times. [15] Additional television credits include the lead role of Simon MacHeath in the short-lived Boston-based series Against the Law, which aired on Fox during the 1990–91 season,[16] and the role of Ron Steffey in the 1992 CBS drama Middle Ages. The whole thing began when O’Keefe, now 65 and living in Ulster County, penned a tongue-in-cheek piece for golf.com soliciting any player playing in the US Open to hire him to caddie. "Caddyshack" star Michael O'Keefe is back on the bag ... the actor who famously played Danny Noonan in the iconic 1980 golf flick is a …

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WE (122), Caddyshack’s Danny Noonan Offers to Be a Caddy in U.S. Open, Caddyshack: 10 Behind-The-Scenes Facts About The Golf Comedy, Caddyshack Star Michael O'Keefe Offers His Caddying Services to the U.S. Open. “I thought, ‘What if there’s a golfer out there who’s willing to give me a shot to carry their bag?’ ’’ O’Keefe told The Post.

So, Danny Noonan, on the 40th anniversary of “Caddyshack,’’ has a loop at the US Open. “I try to take this somewhat serious, so I would never do this during a tournament round,’’ Balin said. Michael O'Keefe (born Raymond Peter O'Keefe, Jr.; April 24, 1955) is an American actor, known for his roles as Danny Noonan in Caddyshack, Ben Meechum in The Great Santini, for which he received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, and Darryl Palmer in the Neil Simon movie The Slugger's Wife. He was 62. “Whenever I would meet someone and say, ‘I’m Danny,’ they’d go, ‘Danny, do you do drugs?’ ’’ Balin told The Post on Wednesday, mimicking one of the most iconic lines in the movie. [9] Michael appeared in the Neil Simon movie The Slugger's Wife (1985) as Darryl Palmer, a baseball player for the Atlanta Braves who enjoys the fame and fringe benefits of bachelor life until he meets rock singer Debby Huston, falls in love and decides to settle down. Stars Align on Opening Night of The Library, Starring Chloë Grace Moretz", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Michael_O%27Keefe&oldid=984460067, Articles with unsourced statements from February 2017, Internet Off-Broadway Database person ID same as Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Pages using authority control with parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, 1981: Nominated, "Best Actor in a Supporting Role" –, 1987: Nominated, "Best Actor in a Dramatic Series" –, 1981: Nominated, "New Male Star of the Year in a Motion Picture" –, This page was last edited on 20 October 2020, at 06:05.