Arny Freytag is an American actor and producer. He is best known for his roles in the films Speed, The Negotiator, The Cable Guy, and The Whole Nine Yards.
Freytag was born Arnold Alan Freytag in Chicago, Illinois on December 5, 1948. He attended the University of Iowa and earned a degree in theater. After graduation, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.
Freytag's first major role was in the 1986 film Speed. He played the role of a security guard who is bribed to allow the thief (played by Keanu Reeves) access to the building. The role earned him praise and he went on to appear in other films such as The Negotiator (1998), The Cable Guy (1996), and The Whole Nine Yards (2000).
Freytag has also appeared in television shows such as Diagnosis Murder, American Gothic, and The X-Files. He has also appeared in several music videos, including Michael Jackson's "Black or White" and Nave's "Gonna Make You Sweat".
In addition to acting, Freytag has also produced several films. These include The Whole Nine Yards (2000), The Art of War (2000), and The Scorpion King (2002).
Freytag's acting career has been successful. He has earned several awards, including a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor in Speed. He has also been nominated for several awards, including a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Comedy for his role in The Cable Guy.
Freytag is married to actress Lisa Wilcox. They have two children together.
Freytag is an accomplished actor and producer who has been in the business for over thirty years. His work in films and television has earned him praise and awards. He is a respected member of the entertainment industry and will continue to have a successful career.