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Robert Englund


Veteran character actor Robert Englund was born in Glendale, California, to Janis (MacDonald) and John Kent Englund, an aeronautics engineer. He has Swedish, Danish, Scottish, and English ancestry. Since 1973, Englund has appeared in over 75 feature films and starred in four TV series. He has starred alongside Oscar-winners Henry Fonda, Susan ... See full bio »

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 2015 Freak Out Scooby-Doo! (TV Movie) (pre-production) (voice)
 2014 Death House (pre-production) (rumored)
 2014 Kantemir
John
 2014 Sanitarium (TV Movie)
Sam
 2013 The Mole Man of Belmont Avenue
Hezekiah Confab
 2013 Sanitarium
Sam
 2013 Workaholics (TV Series)
Josh / Dr. TelAmeriCorp
- A TelAmerican Horror Story (2013) ... Josh / Dr. TelAmeriCorp
 2012 Zombie Mutation
Dream Man
 2012 Lake Placid: The Final Chapter (TV Movie)
Jim Bickerman
 2012 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
Doom Beaver
- Episode #3.5 ... Doom Beaver (voice)
 2012 Strippers vs Werewolves
Tapper
 2012 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Detective Gassner
- Heathridge Manor (2012) ... Detective Gassner
 2012 Green Lantern: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Myglom
- Razer's Edge (2012) ... Myglom (voice)
 2011 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Samuel Lee
- Ka Iwi Kapu (2011) ... Samuel Lee
 2011 Regular Show (TV Series)
Stagman
- Camping Can Be Cool (2011) ... Stagman (voice)
 2011 Inkubus
Inkubus
 2011 The Sexy Dark Ages (Short)
 2011 Call of the Dead (Video Game)
Robert Englund (voice)
 2011 Marvel Super Hero Squad Online (Video Game)
Dormammu (voice)
 2010 Supernatural (TV Series)
Dr. Robert
 2010 I Want to Be a Soldier
Psychologist
 2010 Bones (TV Series)
Ray Buxley
 2009 Fear Clinic (TV Series)
Dr. Andover
- Scotophobia (2009) ... Dr. Andover
- Misophobia (2009) ... Dr. Andover
- Hydrophobia (2009) ... Dr. Andover
- Entomophobia (2009) ... Dr. Andover
 2009 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series)
Dormammu
- Enter Dormammu! (2009) ... Dormammu (voice)
 2008-2009 The Spectacular Spider-Man (TV Series)
Adrian Toomes / Vulture
- Shear Strength (2009) ... Adrian Toomes / Vulture (voice)
- Reinforcement (2009) ... Adrian Toomes / Vulture (voice)
- Group Therapy (2008) ... Adrian Toomes / Vulture (voice)
 2008 Red
Mr. Doust
 2007 Black Swarm (TV Movie)
Eli Giles
 2005-2007 The Batman (TV Series)
The Riddler / Edward Nygma
- Riddler's Revenge (2007) ... The Riddler (voice)
- Riddled (2005) ... The Riddler (voice)
 2006 Heartstopper
Sheriff Richard Berger
 2006 Hatchet
Sampson
 2005 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
The MC
- Dance of the Dead (2005) ... The MC
 2002-2005 Justice League (TV Series)
Felix Faust
- The Balance (2005) ... Felix Faust (voice)
- Paradise Lost: Part II (2002) ... Felix Faust (voice)
- Paradise Lost (2002) ... Felix Faust (voice)
 2004 Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! (TV Series)
Ringmaster
- Circus of Ooze (2004) ... Ringmaster (voice)
 2004 Dubbed and Dangerous 3 (Video)
Mr. Englund
 2003 I'm with Her (TV Series)
Leonard Heckman
- All About Evil (2003) ... Leonard Heckman
 2003 Il ritorno di Cagliostro
Erroll Douglas
 2003 As a Bad Dream
Professor
 2003 Windfall (TV Movie)
Scratch
 2002 Wish You Were Dead
Bernie Garces
 2002 Cold Sweat
Starring
 2001 Charmed (TV Series)
Gammill
- Size Matters (2001) ... Gammill
 2001 The Nightmare Room (TV Series)
Mr. Bell
- The Howler (2001) ... Mr. Bell
 2000 Python (TV Movie)
Dr. Anton Rudolph
 1999 The Prince and the Surfer
Kratski
 1999 The Hughleys (TV Series)
Evil Bloodthirsty Brian
- Storm o' the Century (1999) ... Evil Bloodthirsty Brian
 1999 The Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series)
Clive
- Bro-Jack (1999) ... Clive
 1998 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Freddy Krueger
- Treehouse of Horror IX (1998) ... Freddy Krueger (voice)
 1998 Strangeland
Jackson Roth
 1997 Married with Children (TV Series)
Lucifer
- Damn Bundys (1997) ... Lucifer
 1997 Perfect Target (Video)
Colonel Shakwell
 1996 Sliders (TV Series)
Dr. James Aldohn
- State of the A.R.T. (1996) ... Dr. James Aldohn
 1996 The Paper Brigade (Video)
Crazy Man Cooper
 1996 La lengua asesina
Prison Director
 1996 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Jeremiah
- Grey 17 Is Missing (1996) ... Jeremiah
 1996 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Lyle Eckert
- Deadline (1996) ... Lyle Eckert
 1996 Starquest II (Video)
Father O'Neill
 1995 The Unspoken Truth (TV Movie)
Ernest Trainor
 1995 Legend (TV Series)
Mordechai / Willy Miles
- The Gospel According to Legend (1995) ... Mordechai / Willy Miles
 1994 Mortal Fear (TV Movie)
Dr. Ralph Wannamaker
 1994 A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle (TV Movie)
Peter Cartwright
 1993 Night Terrors
Marquis De Sade / Paul Chevaller
 1992 Dance Macabre
Anthony Wager / Madame
 1989 C.H.U.D. II - Bud the Chud
Man in Trenchcoat Walking with Trick-or-Treaters (uncredited)
 1987 Infidelity (TV Movie)
Scott
 1986 Never Too Young to Die
Riley
 1986 North and South, Book II (TV Mini-Series)
Deserter
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Deserter
 1986 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Edward Kent
- Fright Knight (1986) ... Edward Kent
 1986 MacGyver (TV Series)
Tim Wexler
- Flame's End (1986) ... Tim Wexler
 1985 Hunter (TV Series)
Vaughn
- Million Dollar Misunderstanding (1985) ... Vaughn
 1985 Night Court (TV Series)
Arnold Preminger
- Dan's Boss (1985) ... Arnold Preminger
 1985 Hollywood Beat (TV Series)
Captain Crusader
- Pilot (1985) ... Captain Crusader
 1984-1985 V (TV Series)
Willie
- The Return (1985) ... Willie
- War of Illusions (1985) ... Willie
- The Wildcats (1985) ... Willie
 1984 V: The Final Battle (TV Mini-Series)
Willie
- Part Three (1984) ... Willie
- Part Two (1984) ... Willie
- Part One (1984) ... Willie
 1984 Alice (TV Series)
Sammy
- Vera, the Horse Thief (1984) ... Sammy
 1983 Journey's End (TV Movie)
 1983 Hobson's Choice (TV Movie)
Freddy Beenstock
 1983 Manimal (TV Series)
Thug
- Night of the Beast (1983) ... Thug
 1983 I Want to Live (TV Movie)
Sam Cooper
 1983 V (TV Movie)
Willie
 1983 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
3-Card Monty
- Red Dog Blues (1983) ... 3-Card Monty
 1983 The Fighter (TV Movie)
Charlie
 1982 Cassie & Co. (TV Series)
- Fade Out (1982)
 1982 Mysterious Two (TV Movie)
Boone
 1982 Thou Shalt Not Kill (TV Movie)
Bobby Collins
 1981 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Buddy Kilgore
- Rhinestone Harts (1981) ... Buddy Kilgore
 1981 Galaxy of Terror
Ranger
 1981 Dead & Buried
Harry
 1981 Walking Tall (TV Series)
Bobby Joe Wilson
- The Killing of McNeal County's Children (1981) ... Bobby Joe Wilson
 1981 CHiPs (TV Series)
Zack
 1980 Flo (TV Series)
Web
 1980 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Harold Belkin
- Harrigan's Angel (1980) ... Harold Belkin
 1979 Paris (TV Series)
J.J. Eastwick
- Dead Men Don't Kill (1979) ... J.J. Eastwick
 1979 California Fever (TV Series)
Buddy Burns
- Centerfold (1979) ... Buddy Burns
 1979 Mind Over Murder (TV Movie)
Ted Beasly
 1979 Soap (TV Series)
Simon
- Episode #3.3 (1979) ... Simon
- Episode #3.2 (1979) ... Simon
 1979 Police Story: A Cry for Justice (TV Movie)
Painter
 1978 The Fifth Floor
Benny
 1978 Bloodbrothers
Mott
 1978 The Courage and the Passion (TV Movie)
Sgt. Bell
 1978 Big Wednesday
Fly
 1978 Police Woman (TV Series)
Jonas
- Sons (1978) ... Jonas
 1977 Young Joe, the Forgotten Kennedy (TV Movie)
Willy
 1977 The Great Smokey Roadblock
Beebo Crozier
 1977 Eaten Alive
Buck
 1977 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Gar
- Mystery of the Fallen Angels (1977) ... Gar
 1976 A Star Is Born
Marty (uncredited)
 1976 St. Ives
Hood #1
 1976 Stay Hungry
Franklin
 1975 Hustle
Hold-up Man
 1975 Sunburst
Michael Sutherland
 1974 Buster and Billie
Whitey
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in music video for Dokken (as his Freddy Krueger character): "Dream Warriors" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 8 Interviews | 4 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 15 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Robert 'Freddy' Englund

Height:

5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

Jeff Bridges taught me a lot about how to keep a scene fresh. See more »

Trivia:

He is a keen surfer, and has been shown on Entertainment Tonight (1981) talking about surfing. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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