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Robert Rusler (born September 20, 1965) is an American film and television actor.

Rusler was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the son of Maria Elena (née Varela) and Richard C. Rusler. He moved to Waikiki Beach in Hawaii, where he started surfing and skateboarding on a semi-professional level, competiting in local tournaments. Then he and his family moved to Los Angeles, where he studied martial arts and entered many competitions. After high school, Robert wanted to try his hand as an actor and began taking acting classes at the Loft Studio with Peggy Feury and William Taylor.

His first film was the 1985 hit comedy film Weird Science as Max; he is also well known for his role in the 1985 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge as Grady and Richard Lawson in the 1991 TV film Stephen King's Sometimes They Come Back. Rusler has starred on some television series, such as the short lived 1990 series The Outsiders as Tim Shepard, and in the 1993 short lives series Angel Falls, but his best known TV role was in the 1990s hit science fiction series Babylon 5 as Warren Keffer in season 2 (1994-1995). He has acted in the 1995 sci-fi video game flight simulator, Wing Commander IV which starred Mark Hamill and Malcolm McDowell. He also recently appeared in an episode of the TV series The Unit.

Rusler has made guest appearances on television shows ranging from The Facts of Life, Snoops, Cold Case, Medium, The Unit, The Closer, 24, Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service, and Enterprise in the season 3 episode "Anomaly" as Orgoth. He has appeared in a Heineken commercial directed by Oliver Stone.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Robert Rusler (born September 20, 1965) is an American film and television actor.

Rusler was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the son of Maria Elena (née Varela) and Richard C. Rusler. He moved to Waikiki Beach in Hawaii, where he started surfing and skateboarding on a semi-professional level, competiting in local tournaments. Then he and his family moved to Los Angeles, where he studied martial arts and entered many competitions. After high school, Robert wanted to try his hand as an actor and began taking acting classes at the Loft Studio with Peggy Feury and William Taylor.

His first film was the 1985 hit comedy film Weird Science as Max; he is also well known for his role in the 1985 horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge as Grady and Richard Lawson in the 1991 TV film Stephen King's Sometimes They Come Back. Rusler has starred on some television series, such as the short lived 1990 series The Outsiders as Tim Shepard, and in the 1993 short lives series Angel Falls, but his best known TV role was in the 1990s hit science fiction series Babylon 5 as Warren Keffer in season 2 (1994-1995). He has acted in the 1995 sci-fi video game flight simulator, Wing Commander IV which starred Mark Hamill and Malcolm McDowell. He also recently appeared in an episode of the TV series The Unit.

Rusler has made guest appearances on television shows ranging from The Facts of Life, Snoops, Cold Case, Medium, The Unit, The Closer, 24, Navy NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service, and Enterprise in the season 3 episode "Anomaly" as Orgoth. He has appeared in a Heineken commercial directed by Oliver Stone.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1965-09-20

Place of Birth Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street as Himself
2018 FredHeads: The Documentary as Himself
2018 Concrete Kids as Jerry
2018 The Debt Collector as Tarva
2017 The Unwilling as Rich
2016 Blood Feast as Fuad Ramses
2015 Tales of Halloween as Mr. Blake
2011 Delivered as Wiggs
2010 Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy as Himself
2007 Agenda as Alec Foster
2006 Surveillance as Ben Palmer
2006 The Hunt as Atticus Monroe
2006 The Unit (1 episode)
2005 The Closer (1 episode)
2005 Medium (1 episode)
2004 Air Strike
2003 Cold Case (1 episode)
2003 NCIS (1 episode)
2001 24 (1 episode) as Hank
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (1 episode) as Orgoth
1997 Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1 episode)
1994 Babylon 5 (1 episode) as Warren Keffer (1 episode) as Lt. Warren Keffer
1993 Amityville: A New Generation as Ray
1993 Angel Falls (6 episodes) as Toby Riopelle
1992 Final Embrace as Kyle Lambton
1992 Crisis in the Kremlin as Jack Reilly
1991 Sometimes They Come Back as Richard Lawson
1990 The Outsiders (13 episodes)
1989 Shag as Buzz
1987 Tonight's the Night as Kenny Costner
1986 Thrashin' as Tommy Hook
1986 Vamp as AJ
1985 A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge as Ron Grady
1985 Weird Science as Max
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1979 The Facts of Life (2 episodes)

Writing

2013 Black Asylum Screenplay

Production

2013 Black Asylum Producer

Directing

2013 Black Asylum Director

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