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Jason Robards

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Jason Nelson Robards, Jr. (July 26, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American actor on stage and in film and television and a winner of the Tony Award (theatre), two Academy Awards (film) and the Emmy Award (television). He was also a United States Navy combat veteran of World War II. He became famous playing works of Eugene O'Neill, an American playwright, and regularly performed in O'Neill's works throughout his career. Robards was cast in both common-man roles and as well-known historical figures. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jason Robards, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 26, 1922 In Chicago, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
113
First Appeared:
In the series Tony Awards 1947-04-06
Latest Project:
Movie All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone 2016-11-04
Known For
Poster of Enemy of the State
Poster of An Inconvenient Woman
Poster of The Civil War
Poster of Hallmark Hall of Fame
Filmography
Movie All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone Ben Bradlee (archive footage) 2016-11-04
Movie My Best Fiend Fitzcarraldo (archive footage) 1999-05-17
Movie Magnolia Earl Partridge 1999-12-08
Movie Ennemi dans l'etat General R. Pendleton Lloyd 1998-09-01
Movie Heartwood Logan Reeser 1998-01-01
Movie The Real Macaw Grandpa Girdis 1998-09-24
Movie Enemy of the State Congressman Phillip Hammersley (uncredited) 1998-11-20
Movie A Thousand Acres Larry Cook 1997-09-17
Series The West 1996-09-15
Movie My Antonia 1995-01-01
Movie The Great American West Narrator 1995-01-01
Movie Journey Marcus 1995-12-10
Movie The Paper Graham Keighley 1994-03-18
Movie Little Big League Thomas Heywood 1994-06-29
Movie The Enemy Within General R. Pendleton Lloyd 1994-08-24
Movie The Adventures of Huck Finn Pap Finn 1993-04-02
Movie The Trial Dr Huld 1993-06-18
Movie Sam Peckinpah: Man of Iron Himself 1993-06-29
Movie Philadelphia Charles Wheeler 1993-12-22
Movie Heidi Grandfather 1993-07-18
Movie Empire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio Narrator (voice) 1992-01-29
Movie Lincoln 1992-12-26
Movie Storyville Clifford Fowler 1992-08-26
Movie Chernobyl: The Final Warning Dr. Armand Hammer 1991-04-22
Series An Inconvenient Woman 1991-05-12
Movie An Inconvenient Woman Jules Mendelson 1991-05-12
Movie Mark Twain and Me Mark Twain 1991-11-22
Movie Quick Change Chief Rotzinger 1990-07-13
Series The Civil War Ulysses S. Grant 1990-09-23
Movie The Civil War Ulysses S. Grant 1990-09-23
Movie Metallica: One Joe's Father 1989-01-22
Movie Reunion Hans Strauss(alt) 1989-05-17
Movie Dream a Little Dream Coleman Ettinger 1989-03-03
Movie Parenthood Frank Buckman 1989-07-31
Movie Black Rainbow Walter Travis 1989-12-05
Movie Thomas Hart Benton Narrator (voice) 1989-10-31
Movie Inherit the Wind Harry Drummond 1988-03-20
Movie Bright Lights, Big City Drunken Writer/Mr. Hardy 1988-04-01
Movie The Christmas Wife John Tanner 1988-12-12
Movie The Good Mother Muth 1988-11-04
Movie Square Dance Dillard 1987-03-01
Movie Portrait Werner Herzog archive footage 1986-03-27
Movie The Last Frontier Ed Stenning 1986-10-05
Series The Atlanta Child Murders Unknown 1985-02-10
Movie The Atlanta Child Murders Alvin Binder 1985-02-10
Series The Long Hot Summer Will Varner 1985-10-06
Movie The Long Hot Summer Will Varner 1985-10-06
Movie Sakharov Andrei Sakharov 1984-06-20
Movie Hughie 1984-01-02
Movie America and Lewis Hine (voice) 1984-09-29
Movie Something Wicked This Way Comes Charles Halloway 1983-04-29
Movie Max Dugan Returns Max Dugan 1983-03-25
Movie The Day After Dr. Russell Oakes 1983-11-20
Movie Burden of Dreams Fitzcarraldo 1982-05-30
Movie The Legend of the Lone Ranger President Ulysses S. Grant 1981-08-20
Movie Cabo Blanco Gunther Beckdorff 1980-03-13
Movie Raise the Titanic Admiral James Sandecker 1980-01-01
Movie Haywire Leland Hayward 1980-05-14
Movie F.D.R.: The Last Year President Franklin D. Roosevelt 1980-04-14
Movie Melvin and Howard Howard Hughes 1980-09-19
Movie Hurricane Capt. Bruckner 1979-04-12
Movie Comes a Horseman Jacob 'J.W.' Ewing 1978-10-25
Series The Kennedy Center Honors Unknown 1978-12-28
Movie A Christmas to Remember Daniel Larson 1978-12-22
Series Washington: Behind Closed Doors President Richard Monckton 1977-09-06
Movie Julia Dashiell Hammett 1977-10-02
Movie Washington: Behind Closed Doors President Richard Monckton 1977-09-06
Movie Addie and the King of Hearts Jamie Mills 1976-02-25
Movie All the President's Men Ben Bradlee 1976-04-04
Movie Tod eines Fremden Inspector Barkan 1976-06-01
Movie The Easter Promise Jamie Mills 1975-03-26
Movie A Moon for the Misbegotten James Tyrone Jr. 1975-05-27
Movie Mr. Sycamore John Gwilt 1975-12-12
Movie A Boy and His Dog Lou Craddock 1975-11-20
Movie Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid Governor Wallace 1973-05-23
Movie The Thanksgiving Treasure James Mills 1973-11-18
Movie The War Between Men and Women Stephen Kozlenko 1972-06-01
Series Ghost Story Unknown 1972-09-15
Movie The House Without a Christmas Tree Jamie Mills 1972-12-03
Movie Johnny Got His Gun Joe's Father 1971-08-04
Movie Murders in the Rue Morgue Cesar Charron 1971-10-06
Movie Operation Snafu Sam Armstrong 1970-03-03
Movie The Ballad of Cable Hogue Cable Hogue 1970-05-13
Movie Tora! Tora! Tora! Lt. General Walter C. Short 1970-01-26
Movie Julius Caesar Marcus Brutus 1970-06-04
Movie Fools Matthew South 1970-12-23
Movie Isadora Singer 1968-09-14
Movie The Night They Raided Minsky's Raymond Paine 1968-12-22
Movie Once Upon a Time in the West Manuel 'Cheyenne' Gutiérrez 1968-12-21
Movie Divorce American Style Nelson Downes 1967-06-21
Movie The St. Valentine's Day Massacre Al Capone 1967-06-30
Movie Hour of the Gun Doc Holliday 1967-11-01
Movie A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Drummond 1966-05-31
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown 1966-09-14
Movie Any Wednesday John Cleves 1966-10-13
Movie Noon Wine Royal Earle Thompson 1966-11-23
Movie A Thousand Clowns Murray N. Burns 1965-12-13
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Movie Act One George S. Kaufman 1963-12-26
Movie Tender Is the Night Dr. Richard 'Dick' Diver (as Jason Robards Jr.) 1962-01-19
Movie Long Day's Journey Into Night Jamie Tyrone 1962-10-09
Movie By Love Possessed Julius Penrose 1961-07-19
Movie The Iceman Cometh Theodore 'Hickey' Hickman 1960-11-14
Movie The Journey Paul Kedes 1959-02-19
Series The Play of the Week Unknown 1959-10-12
Series The Alcoa Hour Unknown 1955-10-16
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series Omnibus Unknown 1952-11-09
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series Westinghouse Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Series The Philco Television Playhouse Unknown 1948-10-03
Series Tony Awards Unknown 1947-04-06