Alan Ruck

Biography: Ruck was raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He attended Parma Senior High School in Parma, Ohio, where he got interested in acting. Ruck then later graduated from the University of Illinois and went on you pursue his acting career.

Ruck began acting professionally in Chicago, appearing in numerous productions including the Goodman and Wisdom Bridge Theaters. He made his Broadway debut in Neil Simons' Biloxi Blues, as the role of Don Carney. Ruck was actively involved in Chicago theater for 5 years.

Ruck is best know for his work in Ferris Bueller's Day Off as Ferris Bueller's best friend Cameron. He had a recurring role in Mad About You. Ruck was also a main star in the comedy television series, Spin City.

Ruck was married to Claudia Stephany, where they had two children, Sam and Emma. Stephany and Ruck were divorced in 2005.

Alan Ruck's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 48
Highest Metascore: 78 Speed
Lowest Metascore: 18 Kickin It Old Skool
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 11
  2. Negative: 4 out of 11
11 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
45 Shanghai Calling Feb 8, 2013 Marcus Groff 4.0
38 Goats Aug 10, 2012 Dr. Eldridge 8.5
45 Extraordinary Measures Jan 22, 2010 Pete Sutphen 6.5
32 I Love You, Beth Cooper Jul 10, 2009 Mr. Cooverman 4.9
34 The Happening Jun 13, 2008 Principal 5.3
18 Kickin It Old Skool Apr 27, 2007 Dr. Fry 3.5
63 Everything Put Together Nov 2, 2001 Kessel 7.5
68 Twister May 10, 1996 Robert 'Rabbit' Nurick 6.5
55 Star Trek: Generations Nov 18, 1994 Capt. Harriman 6.5
78 Speed Jun 10, 1994 Stephens 8.0
60 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Jun 11, 1986 Cameron Frye 8.2