Richard Jenkins

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Richard Dale Jenkins (born May 4, 1947) is an American stage, film, and television actor. After beginning his career in theatre, Jenkins made his film debut in 1974, and appeared in supporting roles in numerous film productions in the 1980s and the 1990s before coming to prominence in the early 2000s for playing the deceased patriarch Nathaniel Fisher on the HBO funeral drama series Six Feet Under. He has since established himself in Hollywood by appearing in lead roles in the films The Visitor and The Cabin in the Woods.

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Richard Dale Jenkins (born May 4, 1947) is an American stage, film, and television actor. After beginning his career in theatre, Jenkins made his film debut in 1974, and appeared in supporting roles in numerous film productions in the 1980s and the 1990s before coming to prominence in the early 2000s for playing the deceased patriarch Nathaniel Fisher on the HBO funeral drama series Six Feet Under. He has since established himself in Hollywood by appearing in lead roles in the films The Visitor and The Cabin in the Woods.

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Gender -

Known Credits 82

Birthday 1947-05-04

Place of Birth DeKalb, Illinois, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Shape of Water
2016 LBJ as Senator Russell
2016 The Hollars as Don Hollar
2016 Berlin Station(1 episode) as Steven Frost
2015 Spotlight as Richard Sipe (voice, uncredited)
2015 Bone Tomahawk as Chicory
2014 Olive Kitteridge as Henry Kitteridge
2014 Olive Kitteridge(4 episodes) as Henry Kitteridge
2014 Lullaby as Robert
2014 4 Minute Mile as Coleman
2014 God's Pocket as Richard Shelburn
2013 A.C.O.D. as Hugh
2013 Turbo as Bobby (voice)
2013 White House Down as Raphelson
2012 Jack Reacher as Rodin
2012 Killing Them Softly as Driver
2012 Liberal Arts as Professor Peter Hoberg
2012 The Company You Keep as Jed Lewis
2012 Darling Companion as Russell
2012 The Cabin in the Woods as Richard Sitterson
2011 The Rum Diary as Lotterman
2011 Friends with Benefits as Mr. Harper
2011 Hall Pass as Coakley
2010 Let Me In as The Father
2010 Eat Pray Love as Richard
2010 Norman as Doug Long
2010 Waiting for Forever as Richard Twist
2010 Dear John as Mr. Tyree
2010 Happythankyoumoreplease as Paul Gertmanian
2008 The Tale of Despereaux as Principal
2008 Burn After Reading as Ted Treffon
2008 Step Brothers as Dr. Robert Doback
2008 The Broken as John McVey
2007 The Visitor as Prof. Walter Vale
2007 The Kingdom as Robert Grace
2005 Rumor Has It... as Earl Huttinger
2005 Fun with Dick and Jane as Frank Bascombe
2005 North Country as Hank Aimes
2004 Shall We Dance? as Devine
2003 Intolerable Cruelty as Freddy Bender
2003 The Core as Gen. Thomas Purcell
2003 The Mudge Boy as Edgar Mudge
2002 Stealing Harvard as Honorable Judge Emmett Cook
2001 Six Feet Under(1 episode) as Nathaniel Fisher
2001 Six Feet Under(4 episodes)
2001 The Man Who Wasn't There as Walter Abundas
2001 One Night at McCool's as Father Jimmy
2001 Say It Isn't So as Walter Wingfield
2000 Me, Myself & Irene as Agent Boshane
2000 What Planet Are You From? as Don Fisk
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars as Sheriff Art Moran
1999 Random Hearts as Truman Trainor
1999 Outside Providence as Barney
1999 The Mod Squad as Det. Bob Mothershed
1999 The Confession as Cass O'Donnell
1998 There's Something About Mary as Psychiatrist
1998 The Impostors
1997 Into Thin Air: Death on Everest as Beck Weathers
1996 Eddie as Carl Zimmer
1996 Flirting with Disaster as Paul Harmon
1996 A Couch in New York as Campton
1995 How To Make An American Quilt as Howell
1995 The Indian in the Cupboard as Victor
1994 Trapped in Paradise as Agent Shaddus Peyser
1994 It Could Happen to You as C. Vernon Hale
1994 Wolf as Detective Bridger
1993 And the Band Played On as Dr. Marc Conant
1992 Afterburn as Acton Ryder
1991 Doublecrossed
1990 When You Remember Me as Vaughan
1990 Rising Son as Tommy
1990 Blue Steel as Dawson
1989 Blaze as Picayune
1989 Sea of Love as Gruber
1989 How I Got Into College as Bill Browne
1989 Out on the Edge as Paul Evetts
1989 Rachel River as Cordell
1988 Stealing Home as Hank Chandler
1988 Little Nikita as Richard Grant
1987 The Witches of Eastwick as Clyde Alden
1986 The Manhattan Project as Radiation Controls Officer
1986 On Valentine's Day as Bobby Pate
1985 Silverado as Kelly

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