Richard Jenkins

4 May 1947

Actor

Richard Dale Jenkins (born May 4, 1947) is an American stage, film, and television actor. After beginning his career in theatre, Jenkins made his film debut in 1974, and appeared in supporting roles in numerous film productions in the 1980s and the 1990s before coming to prominence in the early 2000s for playing the deceased patriarch Nathaniel Fisher on the HBO funeral drama series Six Feet Under. He has since established himself in Hollywood by appearing in lead roles in the films The Visitor and The Cabin in the Woods.

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Filmography (72 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···The Shape of Water
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Giles)
(movie, 2017)
···LBJ
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Senator Russell)
(movie, 2017)
7.0Kong: Skull Island
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Senator Al Willis)
(movie, 2016)
···The Hollars
Genre: Family, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Don Hollar)
(movie, 2015)
···Spotlight
Genre: Drama, Thriller, History
Role: Actor (as Richard Sipe (voice, uncredited))
(movie, 2015)
···Bone Tomahawk
Genre: Horror, Western, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Chicory)
(movie, 2014)
···Olive Kitteridge
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Henry Kitteridge)
(movie, 2014)
···Lullaby
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Robert)
(movie, 2014)
···One Square Mile
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Coleman)
(movie, 2014)
···God's Pocket
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Richard Shelburn)
(movie, 2013)
···A.C.O.D.
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Hugh)
(movie, 2013)
···Turbo
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Bobby (voice))
(movie, 2013)
···White House Down
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Raphelson)
(movie, 2012)
···Jack Reacher
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Alex Rodin)
(movie, 2012)
···Killing Them Softly
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Driver)
(movie, 2012)
···Liberal Arts
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Prof. Peter Hoberg)
(movie, 2012)
···The Company You Keep
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jed Lewis)
(movie, 2012)
···The Cabin in the Woods
Genre: Horror, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richard Sitterson)
(movie, 2012)
···Darling Companion
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Russell)
(movie, 2011)
···The Rum Diary
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lotterman)
(movie, 2011)
···Friends with Benefits
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mr. Harper)
(movie, 2011)
···Hall Pass
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Coakley)
(movie, 2010)
···Let Me In
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as The Father)
(movie, 2010)
···Eat Pray Love
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Richard)
(movie, 2010)
···Dear John
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Actor (as Mr. Tyree)
(movie, 2010)
···Happythankyoumoreplease
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paul Gertmanian)
(movie, 2010)
···Norman
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Doug Long)
(movie, 2010)
···Waiting for Forever
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Richard Twist)
(movie, 2008)
···The Tale of Despereaux
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Principal (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···Burn After Reading
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ted)
(movie, 2008)
···Step Brothers
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dr. Robert Doback)
(movie, 2008)
···The Brøken
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as John McVey)
(movie, 2007)
···The Visitor
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Prof. Walter Vale)
(movie, 2007)
···The Kingdom
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Robert Grace)
(movie, 2005)
···Rumor Has It...
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Earl Huttinger)
(movie, 2005)
···Fun with Dick and Jane
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Frank Bascombe)
(movie, 2005)
···North Country
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Hank Aimes)
(movie, 2004)
···Shall We Dance?
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Devine)
(movie, 2003)
···Intolerable Cruelty
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Freddy Bender)
(movie, 2003)
···The Core
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gen. Thomas Purcell)
(movie, 2003)
···The Mudge Boy
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Edgar Mudge)
(movie, 2002)
···Stealing Harvard
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Honorable Judge Emmett Cook)
(movie, 2002)
···Sins of the Father
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Bobby Frank Cherry)
(movie, 2001)
···The Man Who Wasn't There
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Walter Abundas)
(movie, 2000)
···Me, Myself & Irene
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Agent Boshane)
(movie, 2000)
···What Planet Are You From?
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Don Fisk)
(movie, 1999)
···Snow Falling on Cedars
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Art Moran)
(movie, 1999)
···Random Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Truman Trainor)
(movie, 1999)
···Outside Providence
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Barney)
(movie, 1999)
···The Confession
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cass O'Donnell)
(movie, 1999)
···The Mod Squad
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Det. Bob Mothershed)
(movie, 1998)
···There's Something About Mary
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Psychiatrist)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Beck Weathers)
(movie, 1996)
···Eddie
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Carl Zimmer)
(movie, 1996)
···Flirting with Disaster
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Paul Harmon)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Howell)
(movie, 1995)
···The Indian in the Cupboard
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Victor)
(movie, 1994)
···Trapped in Paradise
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Agent Shaddus Peyser)
(movie, 1994)
···It Could Happen to You
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as C. Vernon Hale)
(movie, 1994)
···Wolf
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Detective Bridger)
(movie, 1994)
···Getting Out
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Chaplain)
(movie, 1993)
···And the Band Played On
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Marc Conant)
(movie, 1991)
···Doublecrossed
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 1990)
···Challenger
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Gregory B. Jarvis)
(movie, 1990)
···When You Remember Me
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Vaughan)
(movie, 1989)
···Sea of Love
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor
(movie, 1989)
···Blue Steel
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dawson)
(movie, 1989)
···Out on the Edge
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Paul Evetts)
(movie, 1988)
···Little Nikita
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richard Grant)
(movie, 1987)
···The Witches of Eastwick
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Clyde Alden)
(movie, 1986)
···On Valentine's Day
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bobby Pate)
(movie, 1985)
···Silverado
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Kelly)