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Robert Gerringer (1926–1989)


Robert Gerringer was born on May 12, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Exorcist (1973), Dark Shadows (1966) and The Way We Were (1973). He was married to Patricia Falkenhain. He died on November 8, 1989 in Damariscotta, Maine, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Exorcist Senator at Party
(1973)
Dark Shadows Dr. Dave Woodard
(1967)
The Way We Were Dr. Short
(1973)
The Doctors Detective Sergeant George Cadman / Hotel Desk Clerk
(1970-1977)

Filmography

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 1988 The Beat
Dr. Morningstone
 1988 Tanner '88 (TV Mini Series)
Farmer Bob
- The Dark Horse (1988) ... Farmer Bob
 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Paul Johnson
- One If by Land, Two If by Sea (1986) ... Paul Johnson
 1983-1984 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Del Emerson / Del Emeron
- Episode #1.7420 (1984) ... Del Emerson
- Episode #1.7419 (1984) ... Del Emerson
- Episode #1.7418 (1984) ... Del Emerson
- Episode #1.7417 (1984) ... Del Emerson
- Episode #1.7416 (1984) ... Del Emerson
 1980-1981 Texas (TV Series)
Striker Bellman #1
- Episode #1.164 (1981) ... Striker Bellman #1 (credit only)
- Episode #1.163 (1981) ... Striker Bellman #1
- Episode #1.162 (1981) ... Striker Bellman #1
- Episode #1.161 (1981) ... Striker Bellman #1
- Episode #1.160 (1981) ... Striker Bellman #1
 1980 The Jilting of Granny Weatherall (TV Movie)
James
 1980 Hide in Plain Sight
Judge Duval
 1978 King of the Gypsies (uncredited)
 1970-1977 The Doctors (TV Series)
Detective Sergeant George Cadman / Hotel Desk Clerk
- Episode #1.3827 (1977) ... Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
- Episode #1.2371 (1972) ... Detective Sergeant George Cadman (uncredited)
- Episode #1.2099 (1971) ... Detective Sergeant George Cadman (credit only)
- Episode #1.2097 (1971) ... Detective Sergeant George Cadman (credit only)
- Episode #1.2090 (1970) ... Detective Sergeant George Cadman (credit only)
 1977 The Andros Targets (TV Series)
Anson Tolliver
- The Deadly Silence (1977) ... Anson Tolliver
 1977 The Sentinel
Hart
 1976 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
Conductor
- Big Henry and the Polka Dot Kid (1976) ... Conductor
 1976 The Adams Chronicles (TV Mini Series)
Burrill
 1975 I'll Quit Tomorrow
Phil
 1974 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
John Bingham
- How to Impeach a President (1974) ... John Bingham
 1973 The Exorcist
Senator at Party
 1973 The Way We Were
Dr. Short
 1971 The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight
Commissioner McGrady
 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
Bishop Aelfhun
- The Ceremony of Innocence (1970) ... Bishop Aelfhun
 1968 A Lovely Way to Die
Connor (uncredited)
 1967 Dark Shadows (TV Series)
Dr. Dave Woodard
- Episode #1.334 (1967) ... Dr. Dave Woodard
- Episode #1.333 (1967) ... Dr. Dave Woodard
- Episode #1.331 (1967) ... Dr. Dave Woodard
- Episode #1.329 (1967) ... Dr. Dave Woodard
- Episode #1.328 (1967) ... Dr. Dave Woodard
 1967 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
George Blessing
- The Trap of Solid Gold (1967) ... George Blessing
 1966 Hawk (TV Series)
Murray Sanders / Lt. Murray Sanders
- Legacy for a Lousy Future (1966) ... Lt. Murray Sanders
- The Living End of Sisterbaby (1966) ... Murray Sanders
- Thanks for the Honeymoon (1966) ... Murray Sanders
 1961-1964 The Defenders (TV Series)
The District Attorney / Egan / District Attorney / ...
- King of the Hill (1964) ... Egan
- Who'll Dig His Grave? (1964) ... District Attorney
- Madman: Part 2 (1962) ... The District Attorney
- Madman: Part 1 (1962) ... The District Attorney
- The Iron Man (1962) ... DA Louis Fontana
 1963-1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Doctor / Dr. Thorsen / Hal Leonard
- The Prisoner: Part 2 (1964) ... Doctor
- The Gift (1963) ... Dr. Thorsen
- Party Girl (1963) ... Hal Leonard
 1964 Fail Safe
Pilot playing pool with Col. Grady (uncredited)
 1964 Brenner (TV Series)
Lou
- Point of Law (1964) ... Lou (as Bob Gerringer)
 1964 Black Like Me
Ed Saunders
 1963 Inside Danny Baker (TV Movie)
Ted Baker
 1963 Espionage (TV Series)
Director
- The Whistling Shrimp (1963) ... Director
 1963 The DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series)
Joe Moore
- The Last Hangman (1963) ... Joe Moore
 1960-1962 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
John Median / Ralph Pearson / Warden O'Hara
- Smash Up (1962)
- The Antique Swindle (1960) ... Ralph Pearson
- The Prison Professor (1960) ... Warden O'Hara
 1960 CBS Repertoire Workshop (TV Series)
Stranger
- Flight of Fancy (1960) ... Stranger (as Bob Gerringer)
 1960 John Brown's Raid (TV Movie)
 1959 Art Carney Special (TV Series)
Sam Craig
- Our Town (1959) ... Sam Craig
 1959 The DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series)
Butler / Spangler
- Billy Budd (1959) ... Butler
- The Human Comedy (1959) ... Spangler
 1955 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
- Doing Her Bit (1955)
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Adam Thorpe #1 (1972)
 1949 The Philco Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Mercutio
- Romeo and Juliet (1949) ... Mercutio (as Robert Geiringer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1967 season) Lynne Arden; Rene Auberjonois; Ramon Bieri; Dion Chesse; Barbara Colby; Peter Donat; Jay Doyle; George Ede; Patricia Falkenhain; Harry Frazier; Ellen Geer, Will Geer; David Grimm; Scott Hylands; Phillip Kerr; Ruth Kobart; Michael Learned; Barry MacGregor; DeAnn Mears; Judith Milhalyi; Jopsehine Nichols; William ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Robert Geiringer | Bob Gerringer

Spouse:

Patricia Falkenhain  (his death)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

In 1967, he was replaced as Dr. Dave Woodard on the ABC In 19 television soap opera Dark Shadows because he refused to cross a picket line.

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