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Robin Sachs (1951–2013)


Robin Sachs was born on February 5, 1951 in Hammersmith, London, England as Robin David Sachs. He was an actor, known for Galaxy Quest (1999), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) and Ocean's Eleven (2001). He was married to Casey DeFranco and Siân Phillips. He died on February 1, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Galaxy Quest
Galaxy Quest Sarris
(1999)
Ocean's Eleven
(2001)

Filmography

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 2012 Resident Evil: Damnation
Ataman / Ivan Judanovich (voice)
 2012 Mass Effect 3 (Video Game)
Zaeed Massani (voice)
 2012 NCIS (TV Series)
MI5 Inspector Andrew Challis
- Need to Know (2012) ... MI5 Inspector Andrew Challis
 2012 Castle (TV Series)
Announcer
- An Embarrassment of Bitches (2012) ... Announcer
 2011 Torchwood (TV Series)
British Professor
- Miracle Day: The New World (2011) ... British Professor
 2011 An Unbending People (Short) (voice)
 2010 Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom (Video Game)
Xolotl (English version, voice)
 2010 Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days (Video Game) (voice)
 2010 Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening (Video Game)
Seneschal Varel / Narrator / Statue of War (voice)
 2010 Mass Effect 2 (Video Game)
Zaeed Massani (voice)
 2009 Dragon Age: Origins (Video Game)
Lord Pyral Harrowmont / Murdock / Experienced Human Male / ... (voice)
 2006 SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series)
Sergeant Roderick
- Krusty Towers/Mrs. Puff, You're Fired (2006) ... Sergeant Roderick
 2005 Rainbow Six: Lockdown (Video Game) (voice)
 2005 Alias (TV Series)
Hans Dietrich
- Nightingale (2005) ... Hans Dietrich
 2004 GoldenEye: Rogue Agent (Video Game) (voice)
 2004 The Bard's Tale (Video Game) (voice)
 2003 Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds (Video Game)
Ethan Rayne / The First (voice)
 2003 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic (Video Game)
Admiral Saul Karath (voice)
 2003 Northfork
Cup of Tea
 2002 Megalodon (Video)
Peter Brazier
 2001 Ocean's Eleven
Seller
 2001 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
General Valen
- The Void (2001) ... General Valen
 1997-2000 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)
Ethan Rayne
- A New Man (2000) ... Ethan Rayne
- Band Candy (1998) ... Ethan Rayne
- The Dark Age (1997) ... Ethan Rayne
- Halloween (1997) ... Ethan Rayne
 1999 Galaxy Quest
Sarris
 1994-1998 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Na'Tok / Warleader Na'Kal / Hedronn
- The Fall of Centauri Prime (1998) ... Na'Tok
- Movements of Fire and Shadow (1998) ... Na'Tok
- Walkabout (1996) ... Warleader Na'Kal
- The Fall of Night (1995) ... Warleader Na'Kal
- All Alone in the Night (1995) ... Hedronn
 1998 F/X: The Series (TV Series)
Sebastian
- Thief (1998) ... Sebastian
 1998 Babylon 5: In the Beginning (TV Movie)
Coplann
 1997 Ravager
Dr. Shepard
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Mr. Bowman
 1996 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Yuri Vashkov
- Hit Parade (1996) ... Yuri Vashkov
 1996 Baywatch Nights (TV Series)
Malcolm O'Neal
- Circle of Fear (1996) ... Malcolm O'Neal
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Wilson Dupree
- Lights Out (1996) ... Wilson Dupree
 1996 Nowhere Man (TV Series)
Alexander Hale / The Voice
- Hidden Agenda (1996) ... Alexander Hale
- Contact (1996) ... The Voice (uncredited)
 1995 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Philippe Brouchard
- Standoff (1995) ... Philippe Brouchard
 1994 Fantastic Four (TV Series)
Silver Surfer / Norrin Radd / Physician / ...
- The Silver Surfer & the Return of Galactus (1994) ... Silver Surfer / Norrin Radd (voice)
- The Silver Surfer & the Coming of Galactus: Part 2 (1994) ... Silver Surfer (voice)
- The Silver Surfer & the Coming of Galactus: Part 1 (1994) ... Silver Surfer / Physician / Street Fanatic (voice)
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Art Thief
- The Last Laugh: Part 2 (1994) ... Art Thief
 1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Martin Kramer
- Murder in White (1993) ... Martin Kramer
 1993 The Return of Ironside (TV Movie)
 1991 Herman's Head (TV Series)
Simon
- 9 1/2 Hours (1991) ... Simon
 1991 Dynasty: The Reunion (TV Series)
Adam Carrington
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Adam Carrington
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Adam Carrington
 1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Greg Hatton
- You Don't Know Me (1991) ... Greg Hatton
 1991 The Bill (TV Series)
Prosecuting Counsel
- Crown v Cooper (1991) ... Prosecuting Counsel
 1989 Gentlemen and Players (TV Series)
Journalist
- Black Gold (1989) ... Journalist
 1989 A Fine Romance (TV Series)
Count Ivan Rakosi
- It's Just the Gypsy in My Soul (1989) ... Count Ivan Rakosi
 1987 Rumpole of the Bailey (TV Series)
Hugo Lutterworth
- Rumpole and the Old, Old, Story (1987) ... Hugo Lutterworth
 1986 Cold War Killers (TV Movie)
Hugh Roskill
 1986 The Alamut Ambush (TV Movie)
Hugh Roskill
 1986 The Deadly Recruits (TV Movie)
Hugh Roskill
 1985 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
James Latchmere
- My Father Knew Lloyd Mbotu (1985) ... James Latchmere
 1983 Chessgame (TV Series)
Hugh Roskill
- Digging Up the Future (1983) ... Hugh Roskill
- The Roman Connection (1983) ... Hugh Roskill
- The Alamut Ambush (1983) ... Hugh Roskill
- Enter Hassan (1983) ... Hugh Roskill
- Cold Wargame (1983) ... Hugh Roskill
 1983 A Flame to the Phoenix
Gavin McCrae
 1983 Number 10 (TV Mini-Series)
Sir Edward Hamilton
- Old Glad Eyes (1983) ... Sir Edward Hamilton
 1982 Tom, Dick and Harriet (TV Series)
Marcel
- Paternal Triangle (1982) ... Marcel
 1981 Brideshead Revisited (TV Mini-Series)
Etonian / Old Etonian at Window
- The Bleak Light of Day (1981) ... Etonian
- Et in Arcadia Ego (1981) ... Old Etonian at Window
 1981 Diamonds (TV Series)
Charles Nielsen
- Gamblers (1981) ... Charles Nielsen
 1981 Lady Killers (TV Series)
Gervais Rentoul
- The Root of All Evil (1981) ... Gervais Rentoul
 1978 Richard II (TV Movie)
Bushy
 1977 The Disappearance
Young Man
 1977 Rob Roy (TV Series)
Frank Osbaldistone
- Episode #1.6 (1977) ... Frank Osbaldistone
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Frank Osbaldistone
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Frank Osbaldistone
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Frank Osbaldistone
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Frank Osbaldistone
 1976 East Lynne (TV Movie)
Richard Hare
 1976 Crown Court (TV Series)
 1975 Centre Play (TV Series)
Adam
- Hoodwink (1975) ... Adam
 1975 Quiller (TV Series)
Dieter
- Safe Conduct (1975) ... Dieter
 1975 Ten from the Twenties (TV Series)
Harry Lance
- The Anarchist (1975) ... Harry Lance
 1973 Upstairs, Downstairs (TV Series)
Robert
- What the Footman Saw (1973) ... Robert
 1972 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Hugh Randolph
- Dear Octopus (1972) ... Hugh Randolph
 1972 Love and Mr Lewisham (TV Series)
Mr. Edwin Peake Baynes
- Part 4 (1972) ... Mr. Edwin Peake Baynes
- Part 3 (1972) ... Mr. Edwin Peake Baynes
 1972 Henry VIII and His Six Wives
Thomas Culpeper
 1972 Vampire Circus
Heinrich
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Best known for his memorable appearances in sci-fi and fantasy, notably on Babylon 5 (1994), Star Trek: Voyager (1995), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) and (as the evil General Sarris) in the movie Galaxy Quest (1999). Often in heavy makeup as assorted alien characters. He has also lent his distinctive voice to many video games. See more »

Trademark:

Rich baritone voice

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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