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Rex Robbins (1935–2003)

Rex Robbins was born on March 30, 1935 in Pierre, South Dakota, USA as Rex McNicol Robbins. He was an actor, known for The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), Shaft (1971) and The Secret of My Succe$s (1987). He was married to Patricia Moran. He died on September 23, 2003 in Pierre. See full bio »

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 2001 The Royal Tenenbaums
Mr. Levinson
 2001 Ed (TV Series)
- Mind Over Matter (2001) ... Councilman
 1992-1997 Law & Order (TV Series)
Kettering / Steinman
- Turnaround (1997) ... Kettering
- Intolerance (1992) ... Steinman
 1996 Breathing Room
David's Father
 1996 The Associate
Investor at 21 Club
 1994 I.Q.
 1990 Stella
 1990 Love or Money
Al McDonough
 1988 Hemingway (TV Mini-Series)
Max Perkins
 1988 Vampire's Kiss
Sidney Langdon
 1988 Max's Christmas (Short) (voice)
 1987 The Secret of My Succe$s
 1987 The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (TV Movie)
Cab Driver #1
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
George Fish
- Obituary for a Dead Anchor (1986) ... George Fish
 1986 Rockabye (TV Movie)
 1985 Key Exchange
Dr. Fanshaw
 1979-1985 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Urban Principal / Mr. Brundage
- I Want to Go Home (1985) ... Urban Principal
- Seven Wishes of a Rich Kid (1979) ... Mr. Brundage
 1985 Double Negative (Short)
Insurance Man
 1983 No Big Deal (TV Movie)
Mr. Kirkpatrick
 1983 Reuben, Reuben
C. B. Springer
 1983 Kennedy (TV Mini-Series)
Theodore Sorenson
 1983 The Man Who Wasn't There
 1983 The First Time
 1983 Running Out (TV Movie)
Jack Armstrong
 1982 MysteryDisc: Murder, Anyone? (Video)
Derrick Reardon
 1982 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
- Father's Day (1982) ... Judge
 1981-1982 Nurse (TV Series)
Dr. Greg Manning / Dr. Arthur Manning
- On the Line (1982) ... Dr. Arthur Manning
 1981 Another World (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4307 (1981) ... Judge
 1981 The Private History of a Campaign That Failed (TV Movie)
Missouri Minister
 1980 The Day the Women Got Even (TV Movie)
Steve Michaels
 1980 Simon
Army doctor
 1979 The Tenth Month (TV Movie)
Gene Varley
 1978 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Richard Loomis
- Episode #1.655 (1978) ... Richard Loomis
 1974-1977 Great Performances (TV Series)
Lt. Foray / Holroyd
- Secret Service (1977) ... Lt. Foray
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
Senator John Langdon
- Chapter V: John Adams, Vice President (1976) ... Senator John Langdon
 1974 The Yanks Are Coming (TV Movie)
 1971 Shaft
 1969 Where the Heart Is (TV Series)
Dr. Hugh Jessup #1 (1969)
 1963 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Steve Aldrich (1980s) (temporary replacement for David O'Brien)
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Other Works:

James Joyce's The Dead (2000). Drama. Written by Richard Nelson; Based on "The Dead" by James Joyce. Music by Shaun Davey. Music orchestrated by Shaun Davey. Musical Director: Charles Prince. Mary Jane's academy piece and additional arrangements by Deborah Abramson. Associate Musical Director: Deborah Abramson. Scenic Design by... See more »

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He was awarded the 1977 Joseph Jefferson Award for Cameo Performance in the play, "The Landscape of the Body", at the Academy Festival Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.

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