Biography

Osgood Robert "Oz" Perkins II (born February 2, 1974) is an American actor.

He was born in New York City, New York, the elder son of the actor Anthony Perkins (of Psycho fame) and the photographer and actress Berry Berenson, who was killed in the 9-11 attacks. He also is the brother of musician Elvis Perkins, a grandson of the stage actor Osgood Perkins, a nephew of the actress Marisa Berenson, and a great-grandson of the fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli, who was a great-niece of Giovanni Schiaparelli, the Italian astronomer.

Perkins's first acting role was in 1983's Psycho II, in which he briefly appeared as the twelve-year-old version of the Norman Bates character his father had created. Since then, he has appeared in the 1993 film [adaptation of the play] Six Degrees of Separation, the 2001 movie Legally Blonde as, "Dorky David," and he appeared in theatrical productions including Not Another Teen Movie and Secretary, and on episodes of Alias and other television shows. He also has a brief role in the 2009 film Star Trek as a Starfleet Academy trainee. In the award winning indie film La Cucina (film) he plays Chris, opposite Leisha Hailey.

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Osgood Robert "Oz" Perkins II (born February 2, 1974) is an American actor.

He was born in New York City, New York, the elder son of the actor Anthony Perkins (of Psycho fame) and the photographer and actress Berry Berenson, who was killed in the 9-11 attacks. He also is the brother of musician Elvis Perkins, a grandson of the stage actor Osgood Perkins, a nephew of the actress Marisa Berenson, and a great-grandson of the fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli, who was a great-niece of Giovanni Schiaparelli, the Italian astronomer.

Perkins's first acting role was in 1983's Psycho II, in which he briefly appeared as the twelve-year-old version of the Norman Bates character his father had created. Since then, he has appeared in the 1993 film [adaptation of the play] Six Degrees of Separation, the 2001 movie Legally Blonde as, "Dorky David," and he appeared in theatrical productions including Not Another Teen Movie and Secretary, and on episodes of Alias and other television shows. He also has a brief role in the 2009 film Star Trek as a Starfleet Academy trainee. In the award winning indie film La Cucina (film) he plays Chris, opposite Leisha Hailey.

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

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 22

Birthday 1974-02-02

Place of Birth New York City, New York, U.S.

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Also Known As

  • Osgood Perkins

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 78/52 as Himself
2014 Electric Slide as Andy Segal
2010 Removal as Henry Sharpe
2009 Star Trek as Enterprise Communiations Officer
2007 La Cucina as Chris
2007 October Road(1 episode) as Dr. Stone
2005 Close to Home(1 episode) as Charlie Forsberg
2005 Erosion
2004 Dead & Breakfast as Johnny
2003 Quigley as Guardian Angel Sweeney
2002 Secretary as Jonathan
2001 Not Another Teen Movie as Uninterested Guy
2001 Alias(2 episodes) as Coke Bottle Glasses
2001 Legally Blonde as Dorky David Kidney
1993 Six Degrees of Separation as Woody
1983 Psycho II as Young Norman Bates

Writing

A Head Full of GhostsScreenplay
2016 I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the HouseWriter
2015 The Blackcoat's DaughterWriter
2015 The Girl in the PhotographsWriter
2013 Cold Comes the NightWriter
2010 RemovalWriter

Directing

A Head Full of GhostsDirector
2019 Gretel and HanselDirector
2016 I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the HouseDirector
2015 The Blackcoat's DaughterDirector

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