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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 17 June 1979Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Birth NameRobert C. Oppel
Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Robert Oppel was born on June 17, 1979 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert C. Oppel. He is known for his work on The Wrestler (2008), One for the Money (2012) and The Reader (2008).

Trivia (12)

Graduate of The Neighborhood Playhouse School of The Theater, May, 2002. Perhaps Oppel's creative streak was provided by his uncle and namesake who was the 1974 Academy Award's streaker and also an author and activist.
Lead singer of industrial-punk band, Bitten Bullet.
Creator of comedy sketch troupe turned production company, Funny Anarchy.
Nephew of Academy Awards Streaker.
Stand-In For Gary Oldman In "Lawless" (2012).
Oppel is also a Certified Surgical Technologist and has assisted in numerous surgeries throughout the U.S.
An editor for Independent Film Quarterly Magazine
Writer for IFQ Magazine. Independent Producer, Writer and Director. [March 2005]
Robert Oppel is also a photo journalist & medical assistant for CureCervicalCancer.org Oppel has voluntarily committed to medical missions in Africa, including Kisii, Kenya to help set up screening & treatment centers for women w/ cervical cancer.
In October of 2014 Oppel released a debut solo album, "Not Bad For A White Cat" which CD Baby called, "A unique blend of funk, punk, industrial, folk & rap.".
Often cast as a villain or thug. Although Oppel's comic timing and quick wit could provide useful in the comedy genre.
Oppel is also a Tap Dancer and has competed in Tap and Hip Hop dance-offs in Pittsburgh, PA and Los Angeles, CA.

Personal Quotes (1)

Acting is like running from the cops, you don't think, you just do.

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