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Rod Steiger

Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger (April 14, 1925 – July 9, 2002) was an American actor known for his performances in such films as In the Heat of the Night, Oklahoma!, Waterloo, The Pawnbroker, On the Waterfront, The Harder They Fall, Doctor Zhivago, and Jesus of Nazareth. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rod Steiger, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 14, 1925 In Westhampton, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Latest Project:
Movie James Dean: Forever Young 2005-05-20
Known For
Poster of Lincoln
Poster of The Simpsons
Poster of Wolf Lake
Poster of The Girl and the General
Movie James Dean: Forever Young Himself (archive footage) 2005-05-20
Movie Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust 2004-01-01
Movie Contender: Mastering the Method Interviewee 2003-01-01
Movie Poolhall Junkies Nick 2002-06-07
Movie The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller Pvt. O'Meara (archive footage) 2002-07-02
Movie Frozen In Fear Ben 2001-09-11
Movie The Flying Dutchman Ben 2001-09-11
Movie Muhammad Ali - Through The Eyes Of The World 2001-11-19
Movie The Hollywood Sign Floyd Benson 2001-09-28
Movie The Last Producer Sheri Ganse 2000-08-22
Movie Body and Soul Johnny Ticotin 2000-09-01
Movie The Hurricane Judge Sarokin 1999-09-17
Movie Cypress Edge Woodrow McCammon 1999-01-01
Movie Crazy in Alabama Judge Louis Mead 1999-10-22
Movie End of Days Father Kovak 1999-11-24
Movie Animals with the Tollkeeper 1998-01-06
Movie Kingdom of Shadows Narrator 1998-01-01
Movie Legacy Sadler 1998-10-09
Movie Modern Vampires Dr. Frederick Van Helsing 1998-10-19
Movie The Kid Harry Sloan 1997-01-01
Movie Truth or Consequences, N.M. Tony Vago 1997-05-02
Movie Incognito Milton A. Donovan 1997-11-14
Movie Carpool Mr. Hammerman 1996-08-23
Movie The Real Thing Victor 1996-01-01
Movie Little Surprises 1996-10-01
Movie Shiloh Doc Wallace 1996-11-30
Movie Mars Attacks! General Decker 1996-12-12
Movie Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story Anthony Comstock 1995-03-08
Movie OP Center Boroda 1995-02-26
Movie Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys The President 1995-11-10
Movie In Pursuit of Honor Col. Owen Stuart 1995-03-18
Movie Out There Col. Buck Gunner 1995-11-19
Series The Critic Unknown 1994-01-26
Movie The Specialist Joe Leon 1994-10-07
Movie The Last Tattoo General Frank W. Zane 1994-07-01
Movie From Hollywood to Hanoi Himself 1993-07-21
Movie The Neighbor Dr. Myron Hatch 1993-11-03
Movie Lincoln 1992-12-26
Movie The Player Himself 1992-04-03
Series Sinatra Salvatore 'Sam' 'Momo' Giancana 1992-11-08
Movie Manhunt in the Dakotas Gordon Kahl 1991-05-12
Movie Guilty As Charged Kallin 1991-03-01
Movie The Ballad of the Sad Cafe Rev. Willin 1991-03-28
Series The Commish Unknown 1991-09-28
Movie Tennessee Nights Richter Prescott 1991-10-12
Movie Men of Respect Charlie D'Amico 1990-01-18
Movie That Summer of White Roses 1989-01-01
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie The January Man Mayor Eamon Flynn 1989-01-13
Movie The Kindred Dr. Phillip Lloyd 1987-01-09
Movie American Gothic Pa 1987-08-17
Movie Catch the Heat Jason Hannibal 1987-10-01
Movie Sword of Gideon Mordechai Samuels 1986-09-01
Series Hollywood Wives 1985-02-17
Movie The Naked Face Lieutenant McGreary 1984-06-01
Movie Cook & Peary: The Race to the Pole Robert E. Peary 1983-12-13
Movie The Magic Mountain Mynher Peperkorn 1982-02-25
Movie Lion of the Desert Benito Mussolini 1981-04-17
Movie Cattle Annie and Little Britches Tilghman 1981-04-24
Movie The Chosen Reb Saunders 1981-08-20
Movie Klondike Fever Soapy Smith 1980-01-12
Movie Wolf Lake Charlie 1980-02-08
Movie Breakthrough Gen. Webster 1979-03-01
Movie Love and Bullets Joe Bomposa 1979-01-01
Movie Portrait of a Hitman Max Andreotti 1979-05-11
Movie The Amityville Horror Father Delaney 1979-07-26
Movie F.I.S.T. Senator Madison 1978-04-26
Series Jesus of Nazareth Pontius Pilate 1977-01-06
Movie W.C. Fields and Me W.C. Fields 1976-03-31
Movie Hennessy Niall Hennessy 1975-12-31
Movie Innocents with Dirty Hands Louis Wormser 1975-01-01
Movie The Last Four Days Mussolini 1974-03-27
Movie Lolly-Madonna XXX Laban Feather 1973-02-21
Movie Lucky Luciano Gene Giannini 1973-10-10
Movie The Heroes 1973-02-23
Movie Duck, You Sucker Juan Miranda 1971-10-20
Movie Happy Birthday, Wanda June 1971-12-09
Movie Waterloo Napoleon Bonaparte 1970-10-26
Movie Tattooed Steiger Himself 1969-01-01
Movie The Illustrated Man Carl 1969-03-26
Movie Three Into Two Won't Go Steve Howard 1969-07-02
Movie No Way to Treat a Lady Christopher Gill 1968-03-20
Movie The Sergeant MSgt. Albert Callan 1968-12-25
Movie In the Heat of the Night Police Chief Bill Gillespie 1967-08-02
Movie The Girl and the General der General 1967-09-30
Movie The Pawnbroker Sol Nazerman 1965-04-20
Movie The Loved One Mr. Joyboy 1965-10-11
Movie A Man Named John The Intermediary 1965-11-18
Movie Doctor Zhivago Viktor Komarovsky 1965-12-22
Movie Time of Indifference Leo 1964-09-24
Movie Hands Over the City Edoardo Nottola 1963-10-09
Movie 13 West Street Detective Sergeant Koleski 1962-02-23
Movie Convicts 4 Tiptoes 1962-09-15
Movie The Longest Day Destroyer Commander 1962-09-25
Movie On Friday at Eleven Frank Morgan 1961-02-16
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie The Mark Dr. Edmund McNally 1961-06-07
Movie Seven Thieves Paul Mason 1960-03-12
Series Route 66 Unknown 1960-10-07
Movie Al Capone Al Capone 1959-01-01
Movie Cry Terror! Paul Hoplin 1958-05-02
Movie The Unholy Wife Paul Hochen 1957-06-24
Movie Run of the Arrow Pvt. O'Meara 1957-09-05
Movie Across the Bridge Carl Schaffner 1957-08-20
Movie Jubal Pinky 1956-04-06
Movie The Harder They Fall Nick Benko 1956-05-09
Movie Back from Eternity Vasquel 1956-09-07
Movie The Big Knife Stanley Shriner Hoff 1955-10-25
Movie Oklahoma! Jud Fry 1955-10-10
Movie The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Maj. Allan Guillion 1955-12-31
Movie On the Waterfront Charlie Malloy 1954-06-22
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Movie Teresa Frank 1951-04-05
Series Tales of Tomorrow Unknown 1951-08-03
Series Suspense Unknown 1949-01-06
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20