Richard Jenkins

Richard Jenkins


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 04-05-1947
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: DeKalb, Illinois, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Ричард Дженкинс
    Richard Dale Jenkins

  • Popularity: 3.54
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Richard Dale Jenkins (born May 4, 1947) is an American actor. Jenkins began his acting career in theater at the Trinity Repertory Company and later made his film debut in 1974. He has worked steadily in film and television since the 1980s, mostly in supporting roles. His first major role did not come until the early 2000s, when he portrayed the deceased patriarch Nathaniel Fisher on the HBO funeral drama series Six Feet Under (2001–2005). He is also known for his roles in the films Burn After Reading (2008), Step Brothers (2008), Let Me In (2010), Jack Reacher (2012), and The Cabin in the Woods (2012). Jenkins was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the drama film The Visitor (2007). He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for the limited drama series Olive Kitteridge (2014). For his performance in the fantasy drama film The Shape of Water (2017), Jenkins received Academy Award, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Jenkins, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2007 The Visitor as Prof. Walter Vale
2014 4 Minute Mile as Coleman
2013 A.C.O.D. as Hugh
2014 God's Pocket as Richard Shelburn
2014 Lullaby as Robert
2020 The Last Shift as Stanley
2010 Dear John as Mr. Tyree
1997 Into Thin Air: Death on Everest as Beck Weathers
1988 Little Nikita as Richard Grant
2003 The Mudge Boy as Edgar Mudge
2010 Let Me In as The Father
2010 Norman as Doug Long
2012 Jack Reacher as Alex Rodin
1991 Doublecrossed
1986 On Valentine's Day as Bobby Pate
2016 The Hollars as Don Hollar
2012 Liberal Arts as Professor Peter Hoberg
2017 LBJ as Sen. Richard Russell
1987 Courtship as Bobby Pate
1970 The Humans as Erik Blake
2002 Sins of the Father as Bobby Frank Cherry
1996 Eddie as Carl Zimmer
1995 The Indian in the Cupboard as Victor
2005 Fun with Dick and Jane as Frank Bascombe
2008 Step Brothers as Dr. Robert Doback
1996 A Couch in New York as Campton
2011 Hall Pass as Coakley
1989 Kojak: Fatal Flaw
1999 The Confession as Cass O'Donnell
2015 Bone Tomahawk as Chicory
1989 Out on the Edge as Paul Evetts
2012 Darling Companion as Russell
1986 The Tender Age as Roger Davis
2017 The Shape of Water as Giles
1990 Challenger as Gregory B. Jarvis
2020 Kajillionaire as Robert
2001 Say It Isn't So as Walter Wingfield
2003 Intolerable Cruelty as Freddy Bender
1999 Outside Providence as Barney
2010 Eat Pray Love as Richard
2010 Waiting for Forever as Richard Twist
2013 White House Down as Raphelson
2000 Me, Myself & Irene as Agent Boshane
1990 When You Remember Me as Vaughan
1994 Getting Out as Chaplain
1994 Wolf as Detective Bridger
2005 Rumor Has It... as Earl Huttinger
2008 The Broken as John McVey
2008 Burn After Reading as Ted
1987 The Witches of Eastwick as Clyde Alden
2011 The Rum Diary as Lotterman
2012 Killing Them Softly as Driver
2011 Friends with Benefits as Mr. Harper
1992 Afterburn as Acton Ryder
1986 The Manhattan Project as Radiation Controls Officer
1989 Sea of Love as Gruber
2021 Nightmare Alley as Ezra Grindle
2001 The Man Who Wasn't There as Walter Abundas
1989 Blaze as Picayune
2012 The Cabin in the Woods as Richard Sitterson
2003 The Core as Gen. Thomas Purcell
1999 Random Hearts as Truman Trainor
1999 The Mod Squad as Det. Bob Mothershed
2002 Stealing Harvard as Honorable Judge Emmett Cook
2002 Changing Lanes as Walter Arnell
1996 Flirting with Disaster as Paul Harmon
1994 It Could Happen to You as C. Vernon Hale
2007 The Kingdom as Robert Grace
1988 Stealing Home as Hank Chandler
2001 One Night at McCool's as Father Jimmy
1990 Rising Son as Tommy
1990 Blue Steel as Attorney Mel Dawson
1991 The Perfect Tribute as Blair
1988 In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I. Murders as Detective Hamill
1996 The Boys Next Door as Bob Klemper
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars as Sheriff Art Moran
2000 What Planet Are You From? as Don Fisk
1994 Trapped in Paradise as Agent Shaddus Peyser
2005 North Country as Hank Aimes
2012 The Company You Keep as Jed Lewis
1990 Descending Angel as Debaudt
2011 Happythankyoumoreplease as Paul Gertmanian
2013 Turbo as Bobby (voice)
1997 Eye of God as Willard Sprague
1993 Undercover Blues as Frank
2004 Shall We Dance? as Devine
1997 Absolute Power as Michael McCarty
1998 The Impostors
1982 Parole as 1st Cop
1988 Rachel River as Cordell
2008 The Tale of Despereaux as Principal (voice)
1986 Hannah and Her Sisters as Dr. Wilkes
1989 How I Got Into College as Bill Browne
2017 Kong: Skull Island as Senator Al Willis
2004 I ♥ Huckabees as Mr. Hooten (uncredited)
2003 Cheaper by the Dozen as Shake
1993 And the Band Played On as Dr. Marc Conant
1995 How to Make an American Quilt as Howell
1998 There's Something About Mary as Psychiatrist
1985 Silverado as Kelly
2015 Spotlight as Richard Sipe (voice) (uncredited)
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2014 Olive Kitteridge (4 episode) as Henry Kitteridge
2016 Berlin Station (29 episode) as Steven Frost
2001 Six Feet Under (21 episode) as Nathaniel Fisher
1993 Alex Haley's Queen (3 episode) as Mr. Benson
1984 Miami Vice (1 episode) as DEA Agent Ed Waters
1971 Great Performances (1 episode) as Warder
1971 Great Performances (1 episode) as Sheriff
1970 Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story (0 episode) as Lionel Dahmer

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