Bob Gunton

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Robert Patrick "Bob" Gunton, Jr. (born November 15, 1945) is an American actor. He is known for playing strict, authoritarian characters, with his best known roles as Warden Samuel Norton in the 1994 prison film The Shawshank Redemption, Chief George Earle in 1993's Demolition Man, and President Juan Peron in the original Broadway cast of Evita.

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Robert Patrick "Bob" Gunton, Jr. (born November 15, 1945) is an American actor. He is known for playing strict, authoritarian characters, with his best known roles as Warden Samuel Norton in the 1994 prison film The Shawshank Redemption, Chief George Earle in 1993's Demolition Man, and President Juan Peron in the original Broadway cast of Evita.

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

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Gender Male

Known Credits 90

Birthday 1945-11-15

Place of Birth Santa Monica, California, USA

Adult Actor False

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2016 The List as Mr. Stern
2015 The Gettysburg Address as William Herndon (voice)
2015 The 33 as President Sebastián Piñera
2015 Marvel's Daredevil(13 episodes) as Leland Owlsey
2013 Live at the Foxes Den as Tony O'Hara
2013 Highland Park as Bert
2013 Jimmy as Sheriff Brinson
2012 Argo as Cyrus Vance
2012 Trouble with the Curve as Watson
2012 Get the Gringo as Mr. Kaufmann
2011 The Lincoln Lawyer as Cecil Dobbs
2011 Kill the Irishman as Jerry Merke
2010 The Trial as Joe Whetstone
2009 Tenure as William Thurber
2008 24: Redemption as Ethan Kanin
2008 The Lazarus Project as Father Ezra
2008 The Mentalist(1 episode) as Alexander Harrington
2008 Player 5150 as Nick
2007 Women's Murder Club(1 episode)
2007 Pandemic as Dr. Max Sorkosky
2007 Numb as Dr. Townshend
2007 Dead Silence as Edward Ashen
2006 Believe in me as Hugh Moreland
2006 Pepper Dennis(4 episodes)
2006 Numb3rs(1 episode)
2005 E-Ring(1 episode)
2004 Desperate Housewives(40 episodes)
2004 Boston Legal(1 episode)
2004 Veronica Mars(1 episode)
2004 The Batman(1 episode)
2004 I Heart Huckabees as Mr. Silver
2004 Iron Jawed Angels as President Woodrow Wilson
2003 Dallas 362 as Joe
2003 Broadway's Lost Treasures as Self
2003 Peacemakers(9 episodes) as Mayor Smith
2003 Nip/Tuck(3 episodes)
2003 Mister Sterling(3 episodes)
2002 The Pact as James Harte
2002 Boat Trip as Boat Captain
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 Greg the Bunny(36 episodes) as "Junction" Jack Mars
2002 The Court(1 episode)
2001 24(5 episodes)
2001 24(51 episodes) as Ethan Kanin
2001 When Billie Beat Bobby as Jerry Perenchio
2001 Scenes of the Crime as Steven, Jimmy's Partner
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
2000 Running Mates as Sen. Terrence Randall
2000 The Perfect Storm as Alexander McAnally III
1999 Bats as Dr. Alexander McCabe
1999 Family Law(1 episode)
1999 Judging Amy(2 episodes)
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1998 Patch Adams as Dean Walcott
1997 Buffalo Soldiers as Col. Benjamin Grierson
1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil as Finley Largent
1997 A Thousand Acres as Judge (uncredited)
1997 Ally McBeal(1 episode)
1997 Elvis Meets Nixon as Richard M. Nixon
1997 Changing Habits as Bishop Creighton
1996 The Glimmer Man as Frank Deverell
1996 Spin City(1 episode)
1996 Broken Arrow as Pritchett
1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls as Burton Quinn
1995 Courthouse(11 episodes) as Judge Homer Conklin
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1995 Dolores Claiborne as Mr. Pease
1995 In Pursuit of Honor as Col. John Hardesty
1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long as Franklin D. Roosevelt
1994 Touched by an Angel(1 episode)
1994 The Shawshank Redemption as Warden Samuel Norton
1993 Demolition Man as Chief George Earle
1993 Wild Palms as Dr. Tobias Schenkl
1993 Wild Palms(6 episodes)
1992 Missing Pieces as Mr Gabor
1991 JFK as TV Newsman #3
1991 A Woman Named Jackie(3 episodes)
1991 Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis as Chaplain
1990 Judgment as Monsignor Beauvais
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1989 Born on the Fourth of July as Doctor
1989 Glory as Gen. Charles Garrison Harker
1989 Unconquered as Gov. George Wallace
1988 Hothouse(7 episodes)
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation(1 episode)
1987 Matewan as C.E. Lively
1986 L.A. Law(1 episode)
1985 Static as Frank
1985 The Equalizer(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(1 episode)
1981 Rollover as Sal Naftari

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