STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 21,039 this week

Ellis Rabb (1930–1998)


Ellis Rabb was born on June 20, 1930 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. He was an actor and director, known for The Royal Family (1977), The Dain Curse (1978) and Great Performances (1971). He was married to Rosemary Harris. He died on January 11, 1998 in Memphis. See full bio »

2016 Summer Movie Preview

Dive in and get planning for the season: Superheroes, anti-heroes, sci-fi sequels, and more await you in our Summer Movie Guide.

See the Summer Movie Guide

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 218 people
created 01 Jul 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ellis Rabb's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (7 credits)
 1986 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Ramsey Headley
- To Tell the Truth (1986) ... Ramsey Headley
 1979 A Life in the Theater (TV Movie)
Robert
 1979 The Waltons (TV Series)
Window washer
- The Parting (1979) ... Window washer
 1978 The Dain Curse (TV Mini-Series)
Joseph Haldorn
 1977 The Royal Family (TV Movie)
Tony Cavendish
 1974 Great Performances (TV Series)
Yakov
- Enemies (1974) ... Yakov
Hide Hide Show Show Director (2 credits)
 1974-1984 Great Performances (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Enemies (1974)
 1977 The Royal Family (TV Movie)
Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
 1974-1984 Great Performances (TV Series) (director - 2 episodes)
- You Can't Take It with You (1984) ... (director: original stage production)
- Enemies (1974) ... (director: original stage production)
 1977 The Royal Family (TV Movie) (director: stage production)
Hide Hide Show Show Writer (1 credit)
 1974 Great Performances (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Enemies (1974) ... (adaptation)
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2003 Setting the Bar: A Conversation with Ted Danson (Video documentary short)
Eric Finch (uncredited)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Gen. Koschnadieff") in "Look After Lulu" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Noël Coward. Based on "Occupe-toi d'Amelie" by Georges Feydeau. Scenic / Costume Design by Cecil Beaton. Lighting Design by Raymond Sovey. Hair Design by Ernest Adler. Directed by Cyril Ritchard. Henry Miller's Theatre: 3 Mar 1959-4 Apr 1959 ... See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Won Broadway's 1976 Tony Award as Best Director (Play) for a revival of "The Royal Family." He had been previously nominated as Best Director (Dramatic) in 1966 for a revival of "You Can't Take It with You." See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Discuss Ellis Rabb on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page