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Jason Robards

Jason Nelson Robards, Jr. (July 26, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American actor on stage and in film and television and a winner of the Tony Award (theatre), two Academy Awards (film) and the Emmy Award (television). He was also a United States Navy combat veteran of World War II. He became famous playing works of Eugene O'Neill, an American playwright, and regularly performed in O'Neill's works throughout his career. Robards was cast in both common-man roles and as well-known historical figures. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jason Robards, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 26, 1922 In Chicago, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone 2016-11-04
Latest Project:
In the movie The Gilded Lily 1921-03-27
Known For
Poster of The West
Poster of Heidi
Poster of Washington: Behind Closed Doors
Poster of The Alcoa Hour
Movie All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone Ben Bradlee (archive footage)
Movie And the Oscar Goes To...
Movie Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self (archive footage)
Movie The Wages of Sin Cheyenne
Movie Going Home Charles Barton
Movie That Moment: Magnolia Diary Himself
Movie Magnolia Earl Partridge
Movie My Best Fiend Fitzcarraldo (archive footage)
Movie Enemy of the State Congressman Phillip Hammersley (uncredited)
Movie Beloved Mr. Bodwin
Movie The Real Macaw Grandpa Girdis
Movie Heartwood Logan Reeser
Movie A Thousand Acres Larry Cook
Series The West
Movie My Antonia Josea Burden
Movie Crimson Tide Rear Admiral Anderson, Board of Inquiry President (uncredited)
Movie The Great American West Narrator
Movie Journey Marcus
Series Baseball John McGraw / Kenesaw Mountain Landis / Harry Frazee (voice)
Movie The Enemy Within General R. Pendleton Lloyd
Movie Little Big League Thomas Heywood
Movie The Paper Graham Keighley
Movie La Classe américaine The Newspaper Director (archive footage)
Series Heidi Grandfather
Movie Sam Peckinpah: Man of Iron Himself
Movie The Trial Dr Huld
Movie The Adventures of Huck Finn Pap Finn
Movie Philadelphia Charles Wheeler
Movie Lincoln
Movie Storyville Clifford Fowler
Movie Empire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio Narrator (voice)
Movie The Perfect Tribute President Abraham Lincoln
Series An Inconvenient Woman Jules Mendelson
Movie Mark Twain and Me Mark Twain
Movie Chernobyl: The Final Warning Dr. Armand Hammer
Series The Civil War Ulysses S. Grant
Movie Quick Change Chief Rotzinger
Movie Black Rainbow Walter Travis
Movie Thomas Hart Benton Narrator (voice)
Movie Parenthood Frank Buckman
Movie Reunion Hans Strauss(alt)
Movie Dream a Little Dream Coleman Ettinger
Movie The Christmas Wife John Tanner
Movie The Good Mother Muth
Series American Experience Narrator (voice)
Movie Bright Lights, Big City Drunken Writer/Mr. Hardy
Movie Inherit the Wind Harry Drummond
Movie Square Dance Dillard
Movie Laguna Heat Wade Shephard
Movie Breaking Home Ties Lloyd Wells
Series The Last Frontier Ed Stenning
Movie Portrait: Werner Herzog archive footage
Series The Long Hot Summer Will Varner
Series The Atlanta Child Murders Alvin Binder
Movie America and Lewis Hine (voice)
Movie Sakharov Andrei Sakharov
Movie Hughie Unknown
Movie The Day After Dr. Russell Oakes
Movie Something Wicked This Way Comes Charles Halloway
Movie Max Dugan Returns Max Dugan
Movie Burden of Dreams Fitzcarraldo
Movie The Legend of the Lone Ranger President Ulysses S. Grant
Movie F.D.R.: The Last Year President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Movie Cabo Blanco Gunther Beckdorff
Movie Melvin and Howard Howard Hughes
Movie Haywire Leland Hayward
Movie Raise the Titanic Admiral James Sandecker
Movie Hurricane Capt. Bruckner
Series The Kennedy Center Honors Unknown
Movie A Christmas to Remember Daniel Larson
Movie Comes a Horseman Jacob 'J.W.' Ewing
Movie Julia Dashiell Hammett
Series Washington: Behind Closed Doors President Richard Monckton
Movie The Spy Who Never Was Inspector Barkan
Movie All the President's Men Ben Bradlee
Movie Addie and the King of Hearts Jamie Mills
Movie The Easter Promise Jamie Mills
Movie A Boy and His Dog Lou Craddock
Movie A Moon for the Misbegotten James Tyrone Jr.
Movie Mr. Sycamore John Gwilt
Movie The Thanksgiving Treasure James Mills
Movie Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid Governor Wallace
Movie Old Faithful Himself
Movie The House Without a Christmas Tree Jamie Mills
Series Circle of Fear Unknown
Movie The War Between Men and Women Stephen Kozlenko
Movie Johnny Got His Gun Joe's Father
Movie Murders in the Rue Morgue Cesar Charron
Movie Fools Matthew South
Movie Julius Caesar Marcus Brutus
Movie The Ballad of Cable Hogue Cable Hogue
Movie Operation Snafu Sam Armstrong
Movie Tora! Tora! Tora! Lt. General Walter C. Short
Series The Dick Cavett Show Himself - Guest
Movie Isadora Singer
Movie Once Upon a Time in the West Manuel 'Cheyenne' Gutiérrez
Movie The Night They Raided Minsky's Raymond Paine
Movie Hour of the Gun Doc Holliday
Movie The Belle of 14th Street Himself
Movie The St. Valentine's Day Massacre Al Capone
Movie Divorce American Style Nelson Downes
Movie Noon Wine Royal Earle Thompson
Movie Any Wednesday John Cleves
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown
Movie A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Drummond
Movie A Thousand Clowns Murray N. Burns
Movie Act One George S. Kaufman
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown
Movie Long Day's Journey Into Night Jamie Tyrone
Movie Tender Is the Night Dr. Richard 'Dick' Diver (as Jason Robards Jr.)
Movie By Love Possessed Julius Penrose
Movie The Iceman Cometh Theodore 'Hickey' Hickman
Movie The Bat Detective Anderson
Movie A Doll's House Dr. Rank
Series Play of the Week Unknown
Movie The Journey Paul Kedes
Series Tony Awards Presenter
Series The Alcoa Hour Unknown
Series The Oscars Unknown
Series General Electric Theater Unknown
Series Omnibus Unknown
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown
Series Studio One Unknown
Series The Philco Television Playhouse Unknown
Movie The Gilded Lily Frank Thompson