Biography

Peter Frederick Weller (born June 24, 1947) is an American film and stage actor, director and lecturer.

He is best known for his roles as the title character in the first two RoboCop films and Buckaroo Banzai in the cult classic The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension. He received an Academy Award nomination for his direction for the 1993 short Partners, in which he also acted. He also hosted the show Engineering an Empire on the History channel. He played Stan Liddy in the 5th Season of the Showtime original series, Dexter.

Peter Frederick Weller (born June 24, 1947) is an American film and stage actor, director and lecturer.

He is best known for his roles as the title character in the first two RoboCop films and Buckaroo Banzai in the cult classic The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension. He received an Academy Award nomination for his direction for the 1993 short Partners, in which he also acted. He also hosted the show Engineering an Empire on the History channel. He played Stan Liddy in the 5th Season of the Showtime original series, Dexter.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 87

Birthday 1947-06-24

Place of Birth Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA

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Also Known As

  • Питер Уэллер

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Yamasong: March of the Hollows as Brujt
2014 Skin Trade as Costello
2013 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (Deluxe Edition) as Bruce Wayne (voice) / Batman (voice)
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness as Alexander Marcus
2013 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 as Batman / Bruce Wayne
2012 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 as Batman / Bruce Wayne
2012 Dragon Eyes as Mr. V
2011 Forced To Fight as Danny G.
2011 Franklin & Bash(1 episode) as Bert Mazzani
2010 William S. Burroughs: A Man Within as Himself/The Narrator
2010 Once Fallen as Eddie
2008 Fringe(2 episodes)
2008 Sons of Anarchy(4 episodes) as Charles 'Charlie' Barosky
2007 Dating Vietnam as Jack Newton
2007 Prey as Tom Newman
2006 The Hard Easy as Ed Koster
2006 Dexter(1 episode)
2006 Dexter(12 episodes) as Stan Liddy
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Yin / Professeur Karl Rotmensen
2005 The Poseidon Adventure as Captain Paul Gallico
2005 Engineering an Empire(15 episodes) as Himself / Host
2005 Undiscovered as Wick Treadway
2004 House(1 episode) as Dr. Penza
2003 The Handler(1 episode)
2003 The Order as Driscoll
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 Odyssey 5(20 episodes)
2002 Buckaroo Banzai Declassified as Himself
2001 24(11 episodes) as Christopher Henderson
2001 Styx as Nelson
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise(2 episodes)
2000 Contaminated Man as Joseph Müller
2000 Dark Prince: The True Story of Dracula as Father Stefan
2000 ivans xtc. as Don West
2000 Shadow Hours as Stuart Chappell
1999 Diplomatic Siege as Steve Parker
1998 Tower of the First Born as John Shannon
1998 Top of the World as Ray Mercer
1997 End of Summer as Theo Remmington
1995 Mighty Aphrodite as Jerry Bender
1995 Screamers as Colonel Hendricksson
1995 Beyond the Clouds as Il marito di Patricia
1995 Decoy as Baxter
1994 Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee as Uncredited
1994 The New Age as Peter Witner
1994 The Substitute Wife as Martin Hightower
1993 Sunset Grill as Ryder Hart
1993 Fifty/Fifty as Jake Wyer
1992 Naked Making Lunch as Himself
1991 Naked Lunch as Bill Lee
1991 Road To Ruin as Jack Sloan
1990 RoboCop 2 as RoboCop
1990 Women and Men: Stories of Seduction as Hobie
1990 Rainbow Drive as Mike Gallagher
1989 Cat Chaser as George Moran
1989 Leviathan as Steven Beck
1988 Shakedown as Roland Dalton
1988 The Tunnel as Juan Pablo Castell
1987 The Dancing Princesses as The Soldier
1987 RoboCop as RoboCop / Officer Alex J. Murphy
1986 Apology as Rad Hungate
1986 A Killing Affair as Baston Morris
1984 Firstborn as Sam
1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension as Buckaroo Banzai
1983 Of Unknown Origin as Bart Hughes
1983 Two Kinds Of Love as Joe Farley
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre(1 episode) as The Soldier
1982 Shoot the Moon as Frank Henderson
1980 Just Tell Me What You Want as Steven Routledge
1979 Butch and Sundance: The Early Days as Joe Le Fors
1978 Mourning Becomes Electra(5 episodes) as Peter
1977 Lou Grant(1 episode)

Directing

2018 Magnum P.I.(1 episode)Director
2018 Mayans M.C.(1 episode)Director
2016 MacGyver(2 episodes)Director
2016 Game of Silence(1 episode)Director
2016 Rush Hour(1 episode)Director
2016 Outsiders(1 episode)Director
2016 Shades of Blue(2 episodes)Director
2014 The Last Ship(4 episodes)Director
2013 Sleepy Hollow(1 episode)Director
2013 Under the Dome(2 episodes)Director
2012 Longmire(2 episodes)Director
2010 Hawaii Five-0(6 episodes)Director
2008 Sons of Anarchy(11 episodes)Director
2004 House(2 episodes)Director
2003 Las Vegas(1 episode)Director
2002 Monk(1 episode)Director
2002 Odyssey 5(3 episodes)Director
1997 Elmore Leonard's Gold CoastDirector
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(2 episodes)Director
1993 PartnersDirector

Writing

2010 Hawaii Five-0(1 episode)Writer

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