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Robert Benedetti was born on February 27, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988), A Lesson Before Dying (1999) and Miss Evers' Boys (1997). See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark
A Lesson Before Dying
Miss Evers' Boys
The Canterville Ghost


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 1998 Aldrich Ames: Traitor Within (TV Movie)
Chief of Operations
 1997 Miss Evers' Boys (TV Movie)
 1994 On Promised Land (TV Movie)
Mr. Baines
 1993 Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771 (TV Movie)
Harry Hanson
 1991 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Dr. Zelmik
- Pilot (1991) ... Dr. Zelmik
 1990 The Flash (TV Series)
Dr. Mortimer
- Out of Control (1990) ... Dr. Mortimer
 1990 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
 1989 Growing Pains (TV Series)
- Carol's Promotion (1989) ... Ike
- Carol Meets the Real World (1989) ... Ike
 1989 FM (TV Series)
Nolan Lloyd
- Play Laura for Me (1989) ... Nolan Lloyd
- Love or Money (1989) ... Nolan Lloyd
 1989 Deadly Weapon
Bernard Bauhaus
 1989 Tarzan in Manhattan (TV Movie)
 1989 Beyond the Stars
Voice of NASA (voice, as Bob Benedetti)
 1989 The Revenge of Al Capone (TV Movie)
Mayor Anton Cermak
 1989 Swimsuit (TV Movie)
 1989 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
Ben Collins
- The End of the World (1989) ... Ben Collins (as Robert L. Benedetti)
 1989 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
- Words to Live By (1989) ... Customer
 1988 Cheers (TV Series)
 1988 My Stepmother Is an Alien
Drill Sergeant
 1988 Elvira: Mistress of the Dark
Calvin Cobb
 1988 Shakedown on the Sunset Strip (TV Movie)
Lt. Bookem Schwartz
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
- Mig 21 (1987) ... Minister
 1987 L.A. Law (TV Series)
James Peletier
- Cannon of Ethics (1987) ... James Peletier
- The Wizard of Odds (1987) ... James Peletier
 1987 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
- Fatal Attraction (1987)
 1987 Starman (TV Series)
Dr. Costigan
- Starscape: Part 1 (1987) ... Dr. Costigan
 1987 Newhart (TV Series)
- Jail, Jail, the Gang's All Here (1987) ... Judge
 1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Phone Bill Guy
- Suitcase (1986) ... Phone Bill Guy
 1986 Legal Eagles
Bearded Speaker
 1985 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Cecil Bendix
- Fast Food for Thought (1985) ... Cecil Bendix
 1978 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Balloon Man
- On the Run (1978) ... Balloon Man (as Robert L. Benedetti)
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He directed William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew," in an Oregon Shakespeare Festival production at the Elizabethan Stage Theatre in Ashland, Oregon. Jerry Turner was artistic director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Bob Benedetti | Robert L. Benedetti

Did You Know?


He was awarded a 1980 Joseph Jefferson Award Citation for Director of a play for "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead" at the Court Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.

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