Biography

Was an American actor with a film and television career that spans half of a century. Robertson won the 1968 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the movie Charly. His most recent film roles were as "Uncle Ben Parker" in the Spider-Man film series.

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Was an American actor with a film and television career that spans half of a century. Robertson won the 1968 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the movie Charly. His most recent film roles were as "Uncle Ben Parker" in the Spider-Man film series.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Cliff Robertson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 78

Birthday 1923-09-09

Day of Death 2011-09-10

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

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Also Known As

  • Clifford Parker "Cliff" Robertson, III

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2007 Spider-Man 3 as Ben Parker
2004 Riding the Bullet as Farmer
2004 Spider-Man 2 as Ben Parker
2002 13th Child as Mr. Shroud
2002 Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star as Himself
2002 Spider-Man as Ben Parker
2002 Dreams of Gold
2001 'Obsession' Revisited as Himself
2001 Falcon Down as Buzz Thomas
2001 Mach 2 as Vice President Pike
1999 Family Tree as Larry
1998 Assignment Berlin as Colonel Cliff Garret
1996 Joan Crawford: Always the Star
1996 Escape from L.A. as President
1995 Dazzle as Mike Kilkullen
1995 The Sunset Boys as Ted Roth
1995 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1994 Renaissance Man as Colonel James
1992 Wind as Morgan Weld
1991 Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken as Dr. W.F. Carver
1990 Dead Reckoning as Daniel Barnard
1987 Ford: The Man and the Machine as Henry Ford
1987 Malone as Charles Delaney
1986 Dreams of Gold: The Mel Fisher Story as Mel Fisher
1985 The Key to Rebecca as Maj. William Vandam
1985 Shaker Run as Judd Pierson
1983 Star 80 as Hugh Hefner
1983 Brainstorm as Alex Terson
1983 Class as Mr. Burroughs
1982 Two of a Kind as Frank Minor
1981 Falcon Crest (227 episodes)
1980 The Pilot as Mike Hagan
1979 The Little Prince as Narrator / Pilot
1979 Dominique as David Ballard
1977 Washington: Behind Closed Doors (6 episodes) as William Martin
1976 Obsession as Michael Courtland
1976 Midway as Cmdr. Jessop
1976 Shoot as Rex
1976 Return to Earth
1975 Three Days of the Condor as J. Higgins
1975 Out of Season as Joe Tanner
1975 My Father's House as Tom Lindholm Jr.
1974 The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts (55 episodes)
1974 Man on a Swing as Lee Tucker
1973 The Man Without a Country as Philip Nolan
1973 Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies as Ace Eli Walford
1973 The Men Who Made the Movies: Alfred Hitchcock as Narrator
1972 The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid as Cole Younger
1972 J.W. Coop as J.W. Coop
1970 Too Late the Hero as Lt. Sam Lawson
1968 Charly as Charlie Gordon
1968 The Devil's Brigade as Major Alan Crown
1967 The Honey Pot as William McFly
1965 Up from the Beach as Sgt. Edward Baxter
1965 Masquerade as David Frazer
1965 Love Has Many Faces as Pete Jordan
1964 633 Squadron as Wing Commander Roy Grant
1964 The Best Man as Joe Cantwell
1963 Sunday in New York as Adam Tyler
1963 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1963 PT 109 as Lt. John F, Kennedy
1963 My Six Loves as Rev. Jim Larkin
1962 The Interns as Dr. John Paul Otis
1961 Underworld U.S.A. as Tolly Devlin
1961 The Big Show as Josef Everard
1961 All in a Night's Work as Warren Kingsley, Jr.
1959 As the Sea Rages as Clements
1959 Battle of the Coral Sea as Lt. Cmdr. Jeff Conway
1959 The Twilight Zone (2 episodes)
1959 Gidget as The Big Kahuna
1958 Days of Wine and Roses as Joe Clay
1958 The Naked and the Dead as Lt. Robert Hearn
1958 The Girl Most Likely as Pete
1956 Autumn Leaves as Burt Hanson
1955 Picnic as Alan Benson
1953 The United States Steel Hour (1 episode)
1943 Corvette K-225 as Lookout (uncredited)
1943 We've Never Been Licked as Adams

Writing

2002 13th Child Writer
1972 J.W. Coop Writer

Directing

1980 The Pilot Director
1972 J.W. Coop Director

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