Richard Jenkins



Place of birth:

DeKalb, Illinois, USA:


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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Jenkins , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

The Shape of Water (2017)
as Giles
LBJ (2017)
as Senator Russell
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
as Senator Al Willis
The Hollars (2016)
as Don Hollar
Spotlight (2015)
as Richard Sipe (voice) (uncredited)
Bone Tomahawk (2015)
as Chicory
Lullaby (2014)
as Robert
4 Minute Mile (2014)
as Coleman
God's Pocket (2014)
as Richard Shelburn
A.C.O.D. (2013)
as Hugh
Turbo (2013)
as Bobby (voice)
White House Down (2013)
as Raphelson
Jack Reacher (2012)
as Alex Rodin
Killing Them Softly (2012)
as Driver
Liberal Arts (2012)
as Professor Peter Hoberg
The Company You Keep (2012)
as Jed Lewis
Darling Companion (2012)
as Russell
The Cabin in the Woods (2012)
as Richard Sitterson
The Rum Diary (2011)
as Lotterman
Friends with Benefits (2011)
as Mr. Harper
Hall Pass (2011)
as Coakley
Let Me In (2010)
as The Father
Eat Pray Love (2010)
as Richard
Norman (2010)
as Doug Long
Waiting for Forever (2010)
as Richard Twist
Dear John (2010)
as Mr. Tyree
Happythankyoumoreplease (2010)
as Paul Gertmanian
The Tale of Despereaux (2008)
as Principal (voice)
Burn After Reading (2008)
as Ted
Step Brothers (2008)
as Dr. Robert Doback
The Broken (2008)
as John McVey
The Visitor (2007)
as Prof. Walter Vale
The Kingdom (2007)
as Robert Grace
Rumor Has It... (2005)
as Earl Huttinger
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
as Frank Bascombe
North Country (2005)
as Hank Aimes
Shall We Dance? (2004)
as Devine
I Heart Huckabees (2004)
as Mr. Hooten (uncredited)
Cheaper by the Dozen (2003)
as Shake
Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
as Freddy Bender
The Core (2003)
as Gen. Thomas Purcell
The Mudge Boy (2003)
as Edgar Mudge
Stealing Harvard (2002)
as Honorable Judge Emmett Cook
Changing Lanes (2002)
as Walter Arnell
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
as Walter Abundas
One Night at McCool's (2001)
as Father Jimmy
Say It Isn't So (2001)
as Walter Wingfield
Me, Myself & Irene (2000)
as Agent Boshane
What Planet Are You From? (2000)
as Don Fisk
Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
as Sheriff Art Moran
Random Hearts (1999)
as Truman Trainor
Outside Providence (1999)
as Barney
The Confession (1999)
as Cass O'Donnell
The Mod Squad (1999)
as Det. Bob Mothershed
There's Something About Mary (1998)
as Psychiatrist
The Impostors (1998)
Terrore Sull'Everest (1997)
as Beck Weathers
Absolute Power (1997)
as Michael McCarty
Eddie (1996)
as Carl Zimmer
Flirting with Disaster (1996)
as Paul Harmon
Un divan à New York (1996)
as Campton
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
as Howell
The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
as Victor
Trapped in Paradise (1994)
as Agent Shaddus Peyser
It Could Happen to You (1994)
as C. Vernon Hale
Wolf (1994)
as Detective Bridger
Getting Out (1994)
as Chaplain
And the Band Played On (1993)
as Dr. Marc Conant
Afterburn (1992)
as Acton Ryder
Doublecrossed (1991)
The Perfect Tribute (1991)
as Blair
Descending Angel (1990)
as Debaudt
When You Remember Me (1990)
as Vaughan
Rising Son (1990)
as Tommy
Blue Steel (1990)
as Attorney Mel Dawson
Challenger (1990)
as Gregory B. Jarvis
Blaze (1989)
as Picayune
Kojak: Fatal Flaw (1989)
Sea of Love (1989)
as Gruber
How I Got Into College (1989)
as Bill Browne
Out on the Edge (1989)
as Paul Evetts
Stealing Home (1988)
as Hank Chandler
Little Nikita (1988)
as Richard Grant
The Witches of Eastwick (1987)
as Clyde Alden
Rachel River (1987)
as Cordell
Courtship (1987)
as Bobby Pate
The Manhattan Project (1986)
as Radiation Controls Officer
On Valentine's Day (1986)
as Bobby Pate
The Little Sister (1986)
as Roger Davis
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
as Dr. Wilkes
Silverado (1985)
as Kelly
The Humans ()
Untitled Miranda July Project ()