Rod Steiger

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Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger (April 14, 1925 – July 9, 2002) was an American actor known for his performances in such films as In the Heat of the Night, Oklahoma!, Waterloo, The Pawnbroker, On the Waterfront, The Harder They Fall, Doctor Zhivago, and Jesus of Nazareth.

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Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger (April 14, 1925 – July 9, 2002) was an American actor known for his performances in such films as In the Heat of the Night, Oklahoma!, Waterloo, The Pawnbroker, On the Waterfront, The Harder They Fall, Doctor Zhivago, and Jesus of Nazareth.

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Gender -

Known Credits 122

Birthday 1925-04-14

Day of Death 2002-07-09

Place of Birth Westhampton, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2005 James Dean: Forever Young as Himself (archive footage)
2004 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
2002 The Hollywood Sign as Floyd Benson
2002 The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller as Pvt. O'Meara (archive footage)
2002 Poolhall Junkies as Nick
2001 Muhammad Ali - Through The Eyes Of The World
2001 The Flying Dutchman as Ben
2000 Body and Soul as Johnny Ticotin
2000 The Last Producer as Sheri Ganse
2000 Cypress Edge as Woodrow McCammon
1999 End of Days as Father Kovak
1999 Crazy in Alabama as Judge Louis Mead
1999 The Hurricane as Judge Sarokin
1998 Modern Vampires as Dr. Frederick Van Helsing
1998 Legacy as Sadler
1998 The Heaven and Earth Show(1 episode)
1998 Animals with the Tollkeeper
1998 Kingdom of Shadows as Narrator
1997 Incognito as Milton A. Donovan
1997 Truth or Consequences, N.M. as Tony Vago
1997 The Kid as Harry Sloan
1996 Mars Attacks! as General Decker
1996 Shiloh as Doc Wallace
1996 Little Surprises
1996 Carpool as Mr. Hammerman
1996 The Real Thing as Victor
1995 Out There as Col. Buck Gunner
1995 Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys as The President
1995 In Pursuit of Honor as Col. Owen Stuart
1995 OP Center as Boroda
1995 James Dean and Me as Himself
1994 The Specialist as Joe Leon
1994 The Last Tattoo as General Frank W. Zane
1994 The Critic(1 episode)
1993 The Neighbor as Dr. Myron Hatch
1993 From Hollywood to Hanoi as Himself
1992 Lincoln
1992 Sinatra as Salvatore 'Sam' 'Momo' Giancana
1992 The Player as Himself
1992 Due vite, un destino
1991 Tennessee Nights
1991 The Commish(2 episodes)
1991 Manhunt in the Dakotas as Gordon Kahl
1991 The Ballad of the Sad Cafe as Rev. Willin
1991 Guilty As Charged as Kallin
1990 Men of Respect as Charlie D'Amico
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 The January Man as Mayor Eamon Flynn
1989 That Summer of White Roses
1988 American Gothic as Pa
1988 Desperado: Avalanche at Devil's Ridge as Silas Slaten
1987 Catch the Heat as Jason Hannibal
1987 The Kindred as Dr. Phillip Lloyd
1985 Hollywood Wives
1985 Hollywood Wives(3 episodes)
1984 The Naked Face as Lieutenant McGreary
1983 Cook & Peary: The Race to the Pole as Robert E. Peary
1982 The Magic Mountain as Mynher Peperkorn
1981 The Chosen
1981 Cattle Annie and Little Britches as Tilghman
1981 Lion of the Desert as Benito Mussolini
1980 Klondike Fever as Soapy Smith
1979 The Amityville Horror as Father Delaney
1979 Portrait of a Hitman as Max Andreotti
1979 Breakthrough as Gen. Webster
1979 Love and Bullets as Joe Bomposa
1978 F.I.S.T. as Senator Madison
1977 Jesus of Nazareth(4 episodes) as Pontius Pilate
1977 Jesus of Nazareth as Pontius Pilatus
1976 W.C. Fields and Me as W.C. Fields
1975 Hennessy as Niall Hennessy
1975 Dirty Hands as Louis Wormser
1974 The Last Four Days as Mussolini
1973 Lucky Luciano as Gene Giannini
1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ...(1 episode)
1973 Gli Eroi
1973 Lolly-Madonna XXX as Laban Feather
1971 Duck, You Sucker as Juan Miranda
1971 Happy Birthday, Wanda June
1970 Waterloo as Napoleon Bonaparte
1969 Three into Two Won't Go as Steve Howard
1969 The Illustrated Man as Carl
1968 The Sergeant as MSgt. Albert Callan
1968 No Way to Treat a Lady as Christopher Gill
1967 La ragazza e il generale
1967 In the Heat of the Night as Police Chief Bill Gillespie
1965 Doctor Zhivago as Viktor Komarovsky
1965 A Man Named John as The Intermediary
1965 The Loved One as Mr. Joyboy
1965 The Pawnbroker as Sol Nazerman
1964 Gli indifferenti as Leo
1963 Hands Over the City as Edoardo Nottola
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre(1 episode)
1962 The Longest Day as Destroyer Commander
1962 13 West Street as Detective Sergeant Koleski
1961 Ben Casey(1 episode)
1961 The Mark as Dr. Edmund McNally
1961 On Friday at Eleven as Frank Morgan
1960 Route 66(1 episode)
1960 Seven Thieves as Paul Mason
1959 Al Capone as Al Capone
1958 Cry Terror! as Paul Hoplin
1957 Run of the Arrow as Pvt. O'Meara
1957 Across the Bridge as Carl Schaffner
1957 The Unholy Wife as Paul Hochen
1956 Back from Eternity as Vasquel
1956 The Harder They Fall as Nick Benko
1956 Jubal as Pinky
1955 The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell as Maj. Allan Guillion
1955 The Big Knife as Stanley Shriner Hoff
1955 Oklahoma! as Jud Fry
1954 On the Waterfront as Charlie Malloy
1953 General Electric Theater(1 episode)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars(2 episodes)
1951 Tales of Tomorrow(2 episodes)
1951 Teresa as Frank
1950 Lux Video Theatre(1 episode)
1949 Suspense(2 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse(3 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse(1 episode) as Marty Pilletti
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show(3 episodes)
1944 Golden Globe Awards(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(3 episodes)

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