Robert Forster

Biography

Robert Forster (born July 13, 1941) is an American actor, best known for his roles as John Cassellis in Haskell Wexler's Medium Cool, and as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, the latter of which gaining him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

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Robert Forster (born July 13, 1941) is an American actor, best known for his roles as John Cassellis in Haskell Wexler's Medium Cool, and as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, the latter of which gaining him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 133

Birthday 1941-07-13

Place of Birth Rochester, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Case for Christ as Walter Strobel
2016 Bus Driver as General Sorbin
2016 The American Side as Sterling Whitmore
2016 The Confirmation as Otto
2016 London Has Fallen as General Edward Clegg
2015 Douglas Brown as Detective Aborn
2015 The Adventures of Biffle and Shooster as 'James Burke' as Lt. Frank Murphy
2015 Art of the Prank
2015 Too Late as Gordon Lyons
2015 Survivor as Bill Talbot
2014 Automata as Robert Bold
2014 Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films as Himself
2014 That Guy Dick Miller as Himself
2013 The Latest Film by Jess Franco as Himself
2013 Coffee, Kill Boss as Walt Ford
2013 Olympus Has Fallen as General Edward Clegg
2013 Somewhere Slow as Chris McConville
2012 Hotel Noir as Jim
2012 Alcatraz(13 episodes) as Ray Archer
2011 Last Man Standing(9 episodes) as Bud Baxter
2011 The Descendants as Scott Thorson
2011 Girl Walks Into a Bar as Dodge
2010 Kalamity as Tom Klepack
2010 The Trial
2010 American Grindhouse as Himself - Narrator
2010 The Bannen Way as Mr. B
2009 The Bannen Way(4 episodes)
2009 Middle Men as Louie LA LA
2009 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past as Sergeant Volkom
2009 Thick as Thieves as Lt. Weber
2008 Touching Home
2008 Would Be Kings(0 episodes)
2008 Breaking Bad(1 episode) as Ed
2007 Grampa's Cabin as Grampa
2007 Cleaner as Arlo Grange
2007 Rise: Blood Hunter as Lloyd
2007 Dragon Wars: D-War as Jack
2006 13 Graves as Tom Ferris
2006 Heroes(10 episodes) as Arthur Petrelli
2006 Numb3rs(1 episode)
2006 Lucky Number Slevin as Murphy
2006 Firewall as Harry
2006 Wild Seven as Wilson
2005 The Hunt for the BTK Killer as Detective Jason Magida
2004 Desperate Housewives(1 episode)
2004 Clubhouse(1 episode) as Burt Austin
2003 Karen Sisco(10 episodes)
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle as Roger Wixon
2003 Grand Theft Parsons as Stanley Parsons
2003 Confidence as Morgan Price
2002 Murder in Greenwich as Steve Carroll
2002 Strange Hearts as Jack Waters
2002 Fastlane(2 episodes)
2002 Like Mike as Coach Wagner
2002 Street Time(1 episode)
2002 Lone Hero as Gus
2002 Due East as Jesse Rapple
2001 Scrubs(1 episode)
2001 Human Nature as Nathan's Father
2001 Mulholland Drive as Detective Harry McKnight
2001 Finder's Fee as Campbell
2000 The Magic of Marciano as Henry
2000 Me, Myself & Irene as Colonel Partington
2000 Lakeboat as Joe Pitko
2000 Supernova as A.J. Marley
2000 Diamond Men as Eddie Miller
1999 Kiss Toledo Goodbye as Sal Fortuna
1999 All the Rage as Tyler
1999 Mulholland Dr.
1998 Outside Ozona as Odell Parks
1998 Psycho as Dr. Simon
1998 Rear Window as Detective Charlie Moore
1997 Jackie Brown as Max Cherry
1997 Uncle Sam as Congressman Cummings
1997 American Perfekt as Jake Nyman
1997 Night Vision
1996 Original Gangstas as Detective Slatten
1996 The Method as Christian's father
1995 Guns & Lipstick as Captain Dimaggio
1995 Scanners: The Showdown as Captain Jack Bitters
1994 Point of Seduction: Body Chemistry III as Bob Sibley
1993 South Beach as Det. Ted Coleman
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger(2 episodes)
1993 Maniac Cop 3: Badge of Silence as Dr. Powell
1991 29th Street as Sgt. Tartaglia
1991 P.S. I Luv U(1 episode)
1991 Committed as Dr. Desmond Moore
1991 In Between
1990 Peacemaker as Yates
1990 Satan's Princess as Lou Cherney
1990 Checkered Flag as Jack Cotton
1989 The Banker as Dan
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Esmeralda Bay as Madero
1989 Jesse Hawkes(1 episode)
1989 Crossbow: The Movie as Aymong
1988 Counterforce
1987 Jake and the Fatman(2 episodes)
1987 Once a Hero(0 episodes)
1987 Once a Hero(1 episode) as Gumshoe
1986 Hollywood Harry
1986 The Delta Force as Abdul
1984 Murder, She Wrote(2 episodes)
1983 Hotel(1 episode)
1983 Vigilante as Eddie Marino
1983 Walking The Edge as Jason Walk
1981 Goliath Awaits as Comdr. Jeff Selkirk
1981 Kinky Coaches and the Pom Pom Pussycats as Coach Alan Arnoldi
1980 Magnum, P.I.(2 episodes)
1980 Alligator as Det. David Madison
1979 The Black Hole as Capt. Dan Holland
1979 The Lady in Red as Turk (uncredited)
1979 The Darker Side of Terror as Paul Corwin / Clone
1978 Avalanche as Nick Thorne
1978 Standing Tall as Luke Shasta
1977 Stunts as Glen Wilson
1977 The City as Lt. Matt Lewis
1975 Medical Story(1 episode)
1974 Nakia as Deputy Nakia Parker
1974 Nakia(14 episodes)
1973 The Don Is Dead as Frank
1973 Police Story(5 episodes)
1972 Banyon(15 episodes)
1972 Journey Through Rosebud as Frank
1970 Cover Me Babe as Tony Hill
1970 Pieces of Dreams as Gregory Lind
1969 Medium Cool as John Cassellis
1969 Justine as Narouz
1968 The Stalking Moon as Nick Tana
1967 Reflections in a Golden Eye as Pvt. L.G. Williams
1967 Judd for the Defense(1 episode)
1961 Kraft Mystery Theatre(1 episode)
1900 Small Crimes
1900 Small Town Crime

Directing

1986 Hollywood Harry … Director

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