Richard Crenna

Richard Crenna

  • Born on
    • November 30th, 1926
  • Died on
    • January 17th, 2003
Richard Donald Crenna (November 30, 1926 – January 17, 2003) was an American motion picture, television, and radio actor and occasional television director. He starred in such motion pictures as The Sand Pebbles, Wait Until Dark, Body Heat, the first three Rambo movies, Hot Shots! Part Deux, and The Flamingo Kid. Crenna played "Walter Denton" in the CBS radio and CBS-TV network series Our Miss Brooks, and "Luke McCoy" in ABC's TV comedy series, The Real McCoys, (1957–63), which moved to CBS-TV in September 1962. Crenna was in one of the few TV political dramatic series Slattery's People on CBS. Crenna played "Colonel Trautman" in the first three Rambo movies. He also played "Frank Skimmerhorn" in the critically acclaimed mini-series Centennial. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Crenna, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


Acting (39 Credits)

2008Rambo as Col. Samuel Trautman (archive footage) (uncredited)
2003Out of the Ashes as Jake Smith
2001The Day Reagan Was Shot as Ronald Reagan
2000Murder, She Wrote: A Story to Die For as Warren Pierce
1998Wrongfully Accused as Lieutenant Fergus Falls
199720,000 Leagues Under the Sea as Professor Aronnax
1995Sabrina as Patrick Tyson
1995Jade as Governor Edwards
1993Hot Shots! Part Deux as Col. Denton Walters
1992Intruders (1992) as Dr. Neil Chase
1989The Case of the Hillside Stranglers as Sgt. Bob Grogan
1989Leviathan as Dr. Glen Thompson
1988Rambo III as Trautman
1985Rambo: First Blood Part II as Col. Samuel Trautman
1985Summer Rental as Al Pellet
1984The Flamingo Kid as Phil Brody
1984Terror in the Aisles as Mike Talman (archive footage) (uncredited)
1983Table for Five as Mitchell
1982First Blood as Col. Samuel Trautman
1981Body Heat as Edmund Walker
1980Death Ship as Trevor Marshall
1978Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell as Mike Barry
1978The Evil as C.J. Arnold
1978Centennial as Colonel Frank Skimmerhorn
1975Breakheart Pass as Governor Fairchild
1973Double Indemnity as Walter Neff
1973Jonathan Livingston Seagull as Father
1972A Cop as Simon
1971Catlow as Cowan
1969Marooned as Jim Pruett
1968Star! as Richard Aldrich, Producer
1967Wait Until Dark as Mike Talman
1966Made in Paris as Herb Stone
1966The Sand Pebbles as Captain Collins
1965John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! as John Goldfarb
1957The Real McCoys as Luke McCoy
1956Our Miss Brooks as Walter Denton
1952The Pride of St. Louis as Paul Dean
1952Our Miss Brooks as Walter Denton


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