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Robert Schenkkan


Robert Schenkkan was born on March 19, 1953 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Hacksaw Ridge (2016), All the Way (2016) and The Quiet American (2002). He was previously married to Maria Dahvana Headley. See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Hacksaw Ridge
Hacksaw Ridge Writer
(2016)
All the Way
All the Way Writer
(2016)
The Quiet American
(2002)
The Andromeda Strain
(2008)

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 1994 Keys (TV Movie)
Ry Bimstone / Cyrus Rockworth
 1991 In Broad Daylight (TV Movie)
Rev. Don Douglas
 1991 Son of the Morning Star (TV Mini-Series)
Capt. Weir
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Capt. Weir
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Capt. Weir
 1990 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Dr. Gregory
- New Kidney on the Block (1990) ... Dr. Gregory
 1990 Lifestories (TV Series)
 1990 Pump Up the Volume
David Deaver
 1990 Amen (TV Series)
Todd
- The Honeymoon (1990) ... Todd
 1990 The Image (TV Movie)
Wilton Hale
 1989 Out Cold
Sgt. Roberts
 1989 Hard Time on Planet Earth (TV Series)
DeSalvo
- Stranger in a Strange Land (1989) ... DeSalvo
 1988 Beverly Hills Buntz (TV Series)
Mayhew
- A Christmas Carol (1988) ... Mayhew
 1987 Amazing Grace and Chuck
Pollack
 1987 The Bedroom Window
State Attorney Peters
 1987 Nutcracker: Money, Madness & Murder (TV Mini-Series)
Campbell
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Campbell
- Episode #1.1 (1987) ... Campbell
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Campbell
 1986 Newhart (TV Series)
Jonathan Curtis
- Sweet and Sour Charity (1986) ... Jonathan Curtis
 1986 The Manhattan Project
Government Aide
 1986 Act of Vengeance (TV Movie)
Paul Gilly
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Eli (segment "Devil's Alphabet")
- Take My Life... Please!/Devil's Alphabet/The Library (1986) ... Eli (segment "Devil's Alphabet")
 1985 Kane & Abel (TV Mini-Series)
Jack Thomas
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Jack Thomas
 1985 Chain Letters
Rick
 1984 Places in the Heart
Texas Voice #2 (voice)
 1983 Murder in Coweta County (TV Movie)
Wilson Turner
 1982 The Neighborhood (TV Movie)
Neighbor
 1979 Sanctuary of Fear (TV Movie)
Father Wembley
 1974 The Hunt (Short)
The Confederate Soldier
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(November 5 to 29, 1981) His play, "Intermission," was performed in '81 Shorts (New One-Act Plays in repertory) at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Michael Kevin (Bill); Bruce Kuhn (Steve); Andy Backer (Steve) and Randle Mell (John) in the cast. Frazier Marsh was director. See more »
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Was nominated for Broadway's 1994 Tony Award as author of Best Play nominee "The Kentucky Cycle." See more »

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