Rip Torn

6 Feb 1931

Actor

Elmore Rual Torn, Jr. (born February 6, 1931), better known as Rip Torn, is an American actor of stage, screen and television.

Torn received an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actor for his role in the 1983 film Cross Creek. His work includes the role of Artie, the producer, on The Larry Sanders Show, for which he was nominated for six Emmy Awards, winning in 1996. Torn also won an American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Male in a Series, and two CableACE Awards for his work on the show, and was nominated for a Satellite Award in 1997 as well.

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Filmography (73 titles)

Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as King Looney)
(movie, 2009)
···American Cowslip
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Trevor O'Hart)
(movie, 2009)
···The Afterlight
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Carl)
(movie, 2008)
···The Golden Boys
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Capt. Jeremiah Burgess)
(movie, 2007)
···Bee Movie
Genre: Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lou Lo Duca (voice))
(movie, 2007)
···Turn the River
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Quinette)
(movie, 2006)
···Zoom
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Larraby)
(movie, 2006)
···Marie Antoinette
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Louis XV)
(movie, 2005)
···Yours, Mine and Ours
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Commandant Sherman)
(movie, 2005)
···Forty Shades of Blue
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Alan James)
(movie, 2004)
···Eulogy
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Edmund Collins)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Patches O'Houlihan)
(movie, 2004)
···Welcome to Mooseport
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bert Langdon)
(movie, 2003)
···Love Object
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Novak)
(movie, 2002)
···Men in Black II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Zed)
(movie, 2001)
···Freddy Got Fingered
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jim Brody)
(movie, 2000)
···Wonder Boys
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Quentin 'Q' Morewood)
(movie, 1999)
···The Insider
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John Scanlon)
(movie, 1999)
···Balloon Farm
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Harvey H. Potter)
(movie, 1999)
···Passing Glory
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Father Robert Grant)
(movie, 1999)
···Seasons of Love
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Spence)
(movie, 1998)
···Senseless
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Randall Tyson)
(movie, 1997)
···Men in Black
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Chief Zed)
(movie, 1997)
···Hercules
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Zeus (voice))
(movie, 1996)
···Down Periscope
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Admiral Winslow)
(movie, 1996)
···The Mouse
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Trucker 'God')
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Arthur)
(movie, 1995)
···Canadian Bacon
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as General Dick Panzer)
(movie, 1995)
···Letter to My Killer
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Russel Vanik)
(movie, 1993)
···Beyond The Law
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Deputy Prescott)
(movie, 1993)
···RoboCop 3
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as The CEO)
(movie, 1993)
···Where the Rivers Flow North
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Noel Lord)
(movie, 1991)
···Defending Your Life
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bob Diamond)
(movie, 1991)
···Death Falls
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dub Farley)
(movie, 1990)
···By Dawn's Early Light
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as E-4 Col. Fargo)
(movie, 1990)
···Beautiful Dreamers
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Walt Whitman)
(movie, 1990)
···Kojak: None So Blind
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gideon Hogarth)
(movie, 1987)
···Laguna Heat
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joe Datilla)
(movie, 1987)
···Nadine
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Buford Pope)
(movie, 1985)
···Summer Rental
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Scully)
(mini-series, 1985)
···The Atlanta Child Murders
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Lewis Slaton)
(movie, 1985)
···The Execution
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Wilheim Gehbert)
(movie, 1984)
···City Heat
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Primo Pitt)
(movie, 1984)
···Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Big Daddy)
(movie, 1984)
···Flashpoint
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Wells)
(movie, 1984)
···Misunderstood
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Will)
(movie, 1984)
···Songwriter
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Dino McLeish)
(movie, 1983)
···Cross Creek
Genre: Drama, Romance, Biography
Role: Actor (as Marsh Turner)
(movie, 1982)
···Airplane II: The Sequel
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bud Kruger · President Reagan)
(movie, 1982)
···The Beastmaster
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Maax)
(movie, 1982)
···A Stranger Is Watching
Genre: Horror, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Artie Taggart)
(movie, 1982)
···Jinxed!
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Harold Benson)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Charles Burt)
(movie, 1980)
···Sophia Loren: Her Own Story
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carlo Ponti)
(mini-series, 1979)
···Blind Ambition
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Richard M. Nixon)
(movie, 1979)
···Heartland
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Clyde Stewart)
(movie, 1979)
···The Seduction of Joe Tynan
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Senator Kittner)
(movie, 1978)
···Coma
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. George)
(movie, 1978)
···Betrayal
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Doctor Hartogs)
(movie, 1976)
···The Man Who Fell to Earth
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Nathan Bryce)
(movie, 1976)
···Birch Interval
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Thomas)
(movie, 1974)
···Crazy Joe
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Richie)
(movie, 1973)
···Cotter
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Roy)
(movie, 1970)
···Maidstone
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Raoul Rey O'Houlihan)
(movie, 1970)
···Tropic of Cancer
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Henry Miller)
(movie, 1969)
···Coming Apart
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe)
(movie, 1967)
···Beach Red
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Sergeant Honeywell)
(movie, 1966)
···One Spy Too Many
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Alexander)
(movie, 1966)
···You're a Big Boy Now
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as I.H. Chanticleer)
(movie, 1965)
···The Cincinnati Kid
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as William Jefferson Slade)
(movie, 1962)
···Sweet Bird of Youth
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Thomas 'Tom' J. Finley, Jr.)
(movie, 1961)
···King of Kings
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Judas)
(movie, 1959)
···Pork Chop Hill
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Lt. Walter Russel)