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Bob Gunton


Bob Gunton was born on November 15, 1945 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Robert Patrick Gunton Jr. He is an actor, known for The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Argo (2012) and 24 (2008). He has been married to Carey Pitts since August 26, 2006. He was previously married to Annie McGreevey. See full bio »

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Known For

The Shawshank Redemption
The Shawshank Redemption Warden Norton
(1994)
Argo
Argo Cyrus Vance
(2012)
24
24 Ethan Kanin
(2008)
Glory
Glory Gen. Charles Garrison Harker
(1989)

Filmography

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 2017 The Gettysburg Address (post-production)
William Herndon (voice)
 2017 Trial & Error (TV Series)
Jeremiah Davis / Jeremiah Jefferson Davis
- The Verdict (2017) ... Jeremiah Davis
- Unusual Suspect (2017) ... Jeremiah Davis
- Right-Hand Man (2017) ... Jeremiah Davis
- Secrets & Lies (2017) ... Jeremiah Davis
- The Other Man (2017) ... Jeremiah Davis
 2017 Mountain Top
Maxwell Forrest
 2017 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Lawrence Hendricks Sr.
- Decline and Fall (2017) ... Lawrence Hendricks Sr.
 2016/I The List
Mr. Stern
 2010-2016 Royal Pains (TV Series)
General William Collins / Ret. General William Collins
- The Good News Is... (2016) ... Ret. General William Collins
- Can of Worms (2013) ... General William Collins
- Off-Season Greetings: Part 2 (2012) ... General William Collins
- Off-Season Greetings: Part 1 (2012) ... General William Collins
- Hurts Like a Mother (2012) ... General William Collins
 2016 The Last Tycoon (TV Series)
Vanderbilt Riddle
- Pilot (2016) ... Vanderbilt Riddle
 2015 The 33
President Piñera
 2015 Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant
Flight School Instructor
 2015 Daredevil (TV Series)
Leland Owlsley
- Daredevil (2015) ... Leland Owlsley
- The Path of the Righteous (2015) ... Leland Owlsley
- The Ones We Leave Behind (2015) ... Leland Owlsley
- Nelson v. Murdock (2015) ... Leland Owlsley
- Shadows in the Glass (2015) ... Leland Owlsley
 2014 Trophy Wife (TV Series)
Francis Harrison
- The Wedding: Part Two (2014) ... Francis Harrison
 2014 New Girl (TV Series)
Ed
- Basketsball (2014) ... Ed
 2013 Live at the Foxes Den
Tony O'Hara
 2013 Runner Runner
Dean Alex Monroe
 2013/I Jimmy
Sheriff Brinson
 2013 Decoding Annie Parker
Dr. Benton
 2013 Highland Park
Bert
 2012 Up All Night (TV Series)
Tom
- The Wedding (2012) ... Tom
 2012 Trouble with the Curve
Watson
 2012 Argo
Cyrus Vance
 2012 Wilfred (TV Series)
Warner
- Now (2012) ... Warner
 2012 Get the Gringo
Thomas Kaufman
 2011 Family Guy (TV Series)
Warden
- Cool Hand Peter (2011) ... Warden (voice)
 2011 Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (TV Series)
Marshall Phelps
- Strays (2011) ... Marshall Phelps
 2011 Kill the Irishman
Jerry Merke
 2011 The Lincoln Lawyer
Cecil Dobbs
 2010 The Trial
Joe Whetstone
 2010 Warren the Ape (TV Series)
- Out with the Old (2010)
 2010 The Mentalist (TV Series)
Alexander Harrington
- Red All Over (2010) ... Alexander Harrington
 2007-2010 24 (TV Series)
Ethan Kanin
- Day 8: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. (2010) ... Ethan Kanin
- Day 8: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. (2010) ... Ethan Kanin
- Day 8: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. (2010) ... Ethan Kanin
- Day 8: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2010) ... Ethan Kanin
- Day 8: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m. (2010) ... Ethan Kanin
 2008 Tenure
William Thurber
 2008 The Least of These
Father Thomas Peters
 2008 World War Two: Behind Closed Doors (TV Series documentary)
Franklin Roosevelt
- The Communist Threat (2008) ... Franklin Roosevelt
- Dividing the World (2008) ... Franklin Roosevelt
- The Big Three (2008) ... Franklin Roosevelt
- Cracks in the Alliance (2008) ... Franklin Roosevelt
- Hitler's Betrayal (2008) ... Franklin Roosevelt
 2008 24 (TV Movie)
Ethan Kanin
 2008 The Lazarus Project
Father Ezra
 2008 Player 5150
Nick Villa
 2008 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Attorney William Connolly
- The Court Supreme (2008) ... Attorney William Connolly
 2007 Women's Murder Club (TV Series)
Arthur Lazar
- Train in Vain (2007) ... Arthur Lazar
 2007 Rendition
Lars Whitman
 2007/I Numb
Dr. Townshend
 2007 Fracture
Judge Gardner
 2007 Dead Silence
Edward Ashen
 2007 The Batman (TV Series)
Gorman
- Riddler's Revenge (2007) ... Gorman (voice)
 2007 Pandemic (TV Movie)
Dr. Max Sorkosky
 2007 Imperfect Union (TV Movie)
 2006 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Boyd Resnick
- Waste Not (2006) ... Boyd Resnick
 2006 Pepper Dennis (TV Series)
Dick / Dick Dinkle
- True Love Is Dead (2006) ... Dick
- Dennis, Bulgari, Big Losers at ACoRNS (2006) ... Dick Dinkle
- Heiress Bridenapped (2006) ... Dick
- Poker Clubs and Boob Cams (2006) ... Dick
- Pilot (2006) ... Dick Dinkle
 2004-2006 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Noah Taylor
- Remember: Part 1 (2006) ... Noah Taylor
- There Is No Other Way (2006) ... Noah Taylor
- Thank You So Much (2006) ... Noah Taylor
- Silly People (2006) ... Noah Taylor
- We're Gonna Be All Right (2006) ... Noah Taylor
 2006 Believe in Me
Hugh Moreland
 2006 E-Ring (TV Series)
General Hughes
- Acceptable Losses (2006) ... General Hughes
- Friends and Enemies (2006) ... General Hughes
- War Crimes (2006) ... General Hughes
 2005 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Agent Sagamore
- Hannah Tedesco (2005) ... Agent Sagamore
- Tommy Bolton (2005) ... Agent Sagamore
- Ben White (2005) ... Agent Sagamore
 2005 Fur on the Asphalt: The Greg the Bunny Reunion Show (TV Movie)
Prison Warden
 2002-2004 Greg the Bunny (TV Series)
Junction Jack
- Sock Like Me (2004) ... Junction Jack
- Jimmy Drives Gil Crazy (2004) ... Junction Jack
- Dottie Heat (2002) ... Junction Jack
- Blah Bawls (2002) ... Junction Jack
- Father and Son Reunion (2002) ... Junction Jack
 2004 Ichabod!
Baltus Van Tassel
 2004 I Heart Huckabees
Mr. Silver
 2004 Monk (TV Series)
Dwight Ellison
- Mr. Monk and the Game Show (2004) ... Dwight Ellison
 2004 Judas (TV Movie)
High Priest Caiaphas
 2004 Iron Jawed Angels (TV Movie)
Woodrow Wilson
 2003-2004 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Dr. Alan Foster
- Dancing in the Dark (2004) ... Dr. Alan Foster
- Christenings (2004) ... Dr. Alan Foster
- Sex and the Single Mother (2003) ... Dr. Alan Foster
 2003 Peacemakers (TV Series)
Mayor Smith
- A Town Without Pity (2003) ... Mayor Smith
- Bad Company (2003) ... Mayor Smith
- The Witness (2003) ... Mayor Smith
- The Perfect Crime (2003) ... Mayor Smith
- Legend of the Gun (2003) ... Mayor Smith
 2003 Dallas 362
Joe
 2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Director Robert Carvallo
- Play with Fire (2003) ... Director Robert Carvallo
 2003 Mister Sterling (TV Series)
California Governor Marino
- Final Passage (2003)
- Game Time (2003) ... California Governor Marino
- Next Question (2003) ... California Governor Marino
- Pilot (2003) ... California Governor Marino
 2002 The Pact (TV Movie)
James
 2002 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Sidney Alcott
- A Feather on the Breath of God (2002) ... Sidney Alcott
 2002 Boat Trip
Boat Captain
 2002 Spin City (TV Series)
Governor Riley
- A Friend in Need (2002) ... Governor Riley
 2002 The Court (TV Series)
Casey
- Back in the Bottle ... Casey
 2001 Scenes of the Crime
Steven, Jimmy's Partner
 2001 61* (TV Movie)
Dan Topping
 2001 When Billie Beat Bobby (TV Movie)
Jerry Perenchio
 2000 Family Law (TV Series)
Judge Mason
- Telling Lies, Conclusion (2000) ... Judge Mason
 2000 Running Mates (TV Movie)
Sen. Terrence Randall
 2000 The Perfect Storm
Alexander McAnally III
 1999 Bats
Dr. Alexander McCabe
 1998 Patch Adams
Dean Walcott
 1998 Ally McBeal (TV Series)
Michaelson
- These Are the Days (1998) ... Michaelson
 1998 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Clute Nichols
- The Hunt (1998) ... Clute Nichols
 1998 Nothing Sacred (TV Series)
Bishop Corey
- Signs and Words (1998) ... Bishop Corey
 1997 Buffalo Soldiers (TV Movie)
Col. Benjamin Grierson
 1997 A Thousand Acres
Judge (uncredited)
 1997 Elvis Meets Nixon (TV Movie)
Richard M. Nixon
 1997 Changing Habits
Bishop Creighton
 1996 The Glimmer Man
Frank Deverell
 1996 The Siege at Ruby Ridge (TV Movie)
Bo Gritz
 1996 Broken Arrow
Pritchett
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series)
Judge Homer Conklin
- Injustice for All (1995) ... Judge Homer Conklin
- Fair-Weathered Friends (1995) ... Judge Homer Conklin
- One Strike and You're Out (1995) ... Judge Homer Conklin
- Child Support (1995) ... Judge Homer Conklin
- Sex, Law and Videotape (1995) ... Judge Homer Conklin
 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Burton Quinn
 1995 Dolores Claiborne
Mr. Pease
 1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (TV Movie)
Franklin D. Roosevelt
 1995 In Pursuit of Honor (TV Movie)
Col. John Hardesty
 1994 The Shawshank Redemption
Warden Norton
 1994 Roswell (TV Movie)
Frank Joyce
 1993 Demolition Man
Chief George Earle
 1993 Father Hood
Lazzaro
 1993 Wild Palms (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Tobias Schenkl
- Hello, I Must Be Going (1993) ... Dr. Tobias Schenkl
- Hungry Ghosts (1993) ... Dr. Tobias Schenkl
- Rising Sons (1993) ... Dr. Tobias Schenkl
- The Floating World (1993) ... Dr. Tobias Schenkl
- Everything Must Go (1993) ... Dr. Tobias Schenkl
 1993 Murder in the Heartland (TV Mini-Series)
Governor Anderson
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Governor Anderson
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Governor Anderson
 1992 Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (TV Movie)
Larry Dietrick - State of Alaska
 1992 Jennifer 8
Goodridge
 1992 The Public Eye
Older Agent
 1992 Ladykiller (TV Movie)
Wolkowski
 1992 Patriot Games
Interviewer
 1992 Ned Blessing: The True Story of My Life (TV Movie)
Texas Preacher
 1992 Sinatra (TV Mini-Series)
Tommy Dorsey
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... Tommy Dorsey
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Tommy Dorsey
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Tommy Dorsey
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Tommy Dorsey
 1991 JFK
TV Newsman #3
 1991 Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin (TV Movie)
Asst. D.A. Scott Willard
 1991 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Capt. Benjamin Maxwell
- The Wounded (1991) ... Capt. Benjamin Maxwell
 1991 A Woman Named Jackie (TV Mini-Series)
Hugh Auchincloss
- The Bouvier Years (1991) ... Hugh Auchincloss
- The Kennedy Years (1991) ... Hugh Auchincloss
- The Onassis Years (1991) ... Hugh Auchincloss
 1991 Missing Pieces
Mr. Gabor
 1990 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Bob Weston
- New Kidney on the Block (1990) ... Bob Weston
 1990 Law & Order (TV Series)
Gil Himes
- Happily Ever After (1990) ... Gil Himes
 1990 The Bride in Black (TV Movie)
Sydney
 1990 Judgment (TV Movie)
Monsignor Beauvais
 1990 Sesame Street Home Video Visits the Firehouse (Video short)
Chief Kirby
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Doctor #1 - VA Hospital
 1989 Glory
Gen. Charles Garrison Harker
 1989 Cookie
Richie Segretto
 1989 Unconquered (TV Movie)
Governor George Wallace
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Rivas
- Heart of Night (1988) ... Rivas
 1988 Hothouse (TV Series)
Dr. Leonard Schrader
- 'Love and Taxes' (1988) ... Dr. Leonard Schrader
- His Mother (1988) ... Dr. Leonard Schrader
- Nancy: Part 2 (1988) ... Dr. Leonard Schrader
- Nancy: Part 1 (1988) ... Dr. Leonard Schrader
- The Actress (1988) ... Dr. Leonard Schrader
 1987 The Pick-up Artist
Portacarrero
 1987 Matewan
C.E. Lively
 1986 Adam: His Song Continues (TV Movie)
Edgar Milton
 1985 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Cronin
- Mama's Boy (1985) ... Cronin
 1985 Static
Frank
 1985 Finnegan Begin Again (TV Movie)
Christian Jamison
 1984 Comedy Zone (TV Series)
Various
- Episode dated 7 September 1984 (1984) ... Various
- Episode dated 31 August 1984 (1984) ... Various
 1982 Lois Gibbs and the Love Canal (TV Movie)
Harry Gibbs
 1981 Rollover
Sal Naftari
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Personal Details

Other Works:

6/02: Plays "Benjamin Stone" in "Follies", a musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Goldman (Wadsworth Theater, Los Angeles, CA). See more »

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

Among the roles I've played on stage, television and in films were politicos as diverse as Abe Lincoln, Juan Peron, Herman Goering, George Wallace and both Roosevelts. See more »

Trivia:

As of 2014, has appeared in four films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Born on the Fourth of July (1989), JFK (1991), The Shawshank Redemption (1994) and Argo (2012), the latter being a winner in the category. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays political figures or military figures See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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