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Lean, ruggedly handsome leading man and supporting actor whose "outdoor" looks have improved with age, Tom Skerritt attended Wayne State University and UCLA, and was first noticed in a UCLA production of "The Rainmaker" before making his movie debut in War Hunt (1962). However, he spent most of the next decade in television, regularly appearing in ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Other Works:

TV commercial for Kaufmann & Broad (homebuilders in California) (1997) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

M. Borman | Tom Skerrit


6' (1.83 m)

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It's concentration and luck. There are many prominent people in this business who choose certain types of pictures and play a derivation of a certain character they always play so they are immediately identifiable -- and they are commercially successful because of it. I have never pursued that. I just do films that I would pay five bucks to see. See more »


More recently, he has been living in the Seattle area and has agreed to play the role of "The Stage Manager" in Thorton Wilder's "Our Town" at the Intiman Theater. See more »


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