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Robert Hammond Patrick Jr. was born on November 5, 1958 in Marietta, Georgia, and raised in Columbus, Ohio, the eldest of 5 children. He attended the Bowling Green State University in Ohio, but dropped out after he took a drama course and became interested in acting. After leaving college, he took a job as a house painter and continued as such ... See full bio »

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Walk the Line
Walk the Line Ray Cash
The X-Files
The X-Files John Doggett
The Unit
The Unit Colonel Tom Ryan


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 2017 Last Rampage (post-production)
Gary Tison
 2016 Eloise (announced)
 2016 Hot Bath an' a Stiff Drink 2 (post-production)
Dallas Cambridge
 2015 Street Level
 2015 Hollywood Adventures
 2015 Hellions
 2014 Tell
 2014 Kill the Messenger
Ronald J. Quail
 2014 The Road Within
 2014 Ask Me Anything
Doug Kampenfelt
 2013 Lovelace
John Boreman
 2012 Mafia
Jules Dupree
 2012 Trouble with the Curve
 2012 Jayne Mansfield's Car
Jimbo Caldwell
 2010 Kill Speed (uncredited)
 2008 Fly Me to the Moon 3D
Louie (voice)
 2006 We Are Marshall
Coach Rick Tolley (uncredited)
 2006 The Marine
 2005 Supercross
Earl Cole
 2002 Out of These Rooms
John Michael
 2002 Eye See You
 2001 Texas Rangers
Sgt. John Armstrong
 2000 Mexico City
Ambassador Mills
 1999 Shogun Cop
 1997/I Hacks
 1997/I Asylum
Nicholas Tordone
 1997 Rosewood
 1997 The Only Thrill
Colonel Tom Ryan McHenry
 1995 Decoy
 1995 Last Gasp
Leslie Chase
 1993 The Cool Surface
Jarvis Scott
 1990 Hollywood Boulevard II
 1987 Equalizer 2000
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TV ad for DirectTV, re-playing the T-1000 from Terminator 2 in the scene where he breaks into the Police Helicopter at Skynet. See more »

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6 Interviews | 4 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 11" (1.8 m)

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I looked to animal and insect imagery to develop the lack of substance and wasted motion that my Terminator has. I tried to tap into the killer instinct inherent in animals, where they are locked onto a target and will walk through anything that gets between them and their intended target. See more »


In the mid to late 1980s, he lived in the same Los Angeles complex with such neighbors such as Jim Carrey (Bruce Almighty (2003)), Ernie Hudson (Ghostbusters (1984)) and Cynthia Ettinger (Deadwood (2004), The Silence of the Lambs (1991)). See more »


Frequently plays corrupt, homicidal or unfriendly characters due to his intense presence and cold blue eyes. See more »

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