Rip Torn

Rip Torn

  • Born on
    • February 6th, 1931
  • Died on
    • July 9th, 2019
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Elmore Rual "Rip" Torn Jr. (February 6, 1931 – July 9, 2019) was an American actor and voice actor whose career spanned more than 60 years, better known as Rip Torn, was 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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rip Torn, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Rip Torn on Plex


Acting (68 Credits)

2011The Legend of Awesomest Maximus as King Looney
2009Happy Tears as Joe
2008August as David Sterling
2007Turn the River as QuinetteWatch Free
2007Bee Movie as Lou Lo Duca (voice)
2006Marie Antoinette as Louis XV of France
2006Zoom as Larraby
2005Forty Shades of Blue as Alan James
2005The Sisters as Dr. Chebrin
2005Yours, Mine & Ours as Commandant Sherman
2004Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story as Patches O'Houlihan
2004Welcome to Mooseport as Bert Langdon
2004Eulogy as Edmund Collins
2003Love Object as Novak
2003Rolling Kansas as Oldman
2002Men in Black II as Zed
2001Freddy Got Fingered as Jim Brody
2000Wonder Boys as Quentin 'Q' Morewood
1999The Insider as John Scanlon
1998Senseless as Randall Tyson
1997Men in Black as Chief Zed
1997Trial and Error as Benny
1997Hercules as Zeus (voice)
1996Down Periscope as Admiral Winslow
1995Canadian Bacon as General Dick Panzer
1995How to Make an American Quilt as Arthur
1993RoboCop 3 as The CEO
1993Beyond the Law as Deputy Prescott
1992The Larry Sanders Show as Arthur
1991Dolly Dearest as Karl Resnick
1991Defending Your Life as Bob Diamond
1990By Dawn's Early Light as E-4 Col. Fargo
1989Cold Feet as SheriffWatch Free
1989Hit List as Vic Luca
1988April Morning as Solomon Chandler
1987Nadine as Buford Pope
1987Extreme Prejudice as Sheriff Hank Pearson
1985Beer as Buzz Beckerman
1985Summer Rental as Richard Scully
1984Flashpoint as Sheriff Wells
1984Songwriter as Dino McLeish
1984City Heat as Primo Pitt
1983Cross Creek as Norton Baskin
1982A Stranger Is Watching as Artie Taggart
1982Jinxed! as Harold Benson
1982The Beastmaster as Maax
1982Airplane II: The Sequel as Bud Kruger / President Reagan
1982The Blue and the Gray as Ulysses S. Grant
1980One-Trick Pony as Walter Fox
1980First Family as JCS Chairman G. E. Dumpston
1979Heartland as Clyde Stewart
1979The Seduction of Joe Tynan as Senator Kittner
1978Coma as Dr. George
1977The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover as Dwight Webb
1976The Man Who Fell to Earth as Nathan Bryce
1973Payday as Maury Dann
1972Slaughter as Dominic Hoffo
1970Tropic of Cancer as Henry Miller
1969Lions Love (... and Lies) as THE BEARD Director (uncredited)
1967Beach Red as Gunnery Sgt. Ben Honeywell
1966You're a Big Boy Now as I.H. Chanticleer
1965The Cincinnati Kid as William Jefferson Slade
1963Critic's Choice as Dion Kapakos
1962Sweet Bird of Youth as Thomas 'Tom' J. Finley, Jr.
1961King of Kings as Judas
1959Pork Chop Hill as Lt. Walter Russell
1957Time Limit as Lt. George Miller
1956Baby Doll as The Dentist (uncredited)

Director (1 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2018The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling as Himself (archive footage)


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