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Robert W. Castle (1929–2012)

Robert W. Castle was born on August 29, 1929 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Robert Wilkinson Castle Jr. He was an actor, known for Sleepers (1996), Philadelphia (1993) and The Manchurian Candidate (2004). He was married to Kate Castle and Nancy Castle. He died on October 27, 2012 in Holland, Vermont, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Sleepers Priest
Philadelphia Bud Beckett
The Manchurian Candidate General Wilson
Cop Land Chaplain at Joey's Funeral


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 2008 Rachel Getting Married
Rehearsal Dinner Guest (as Rev. Robert Castle)
 2004 The Manchurian Candidate
General Wilson (as Robert Castle)
 2002 The Truth About Charlie
Flea Market Bargain Hunter (as Robert Castle)
 2000 Lost Souls
Josef the Doorman (as Robert Castle)
 1998 Just the Ticket
Uncle Donald (as Robert Castle)
 1998 Beloved
Mr. Sawyer (as Robert Castle)
 1997 SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (TV Movie)
Knish Buyer (segment "Subway Car from Hell")
 1997 Cop Land
Chaplain at Joey's Funeral (as Robert Castle)
 1996 The Funeral
Priest (as Robert Castle)
 1996 Sleepers
 1996 Big Night
Father O'Brien
 1995 The Addiction
Narrator / Priest (as Father Robert Castle)
 1993 Philadelphia
Bud Beckett (as Robert Castle)
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs
Priest on Chilton's Plane (uncredited)
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 1992 Cousin Bobby (Documentary)

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Father Robert Castle | Rev. Robert Castle | Reverend Robert Castle | Robert Castle

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Nephew of Edith Demme. See more »


Frequently cast in the films of his cousin, Jonathan Demme.



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