Roger Bowen

Roger Bowen

  • Born on
    • May 25th, 1932
  • Died on
    • February 16th, 1996
Roger Bowen was an American comedic actor and novelist, known for his portrayal of Lt. Col. Henry Blake in the 1970 film MASH. He often portrayed stuffy defenders of the upper class and had regular roles on a number of television series. Bowen considered himself a writer who only moonlighted as an actor. He wrote eleven novels as well as sketches for Broadway and television. He was also one of the co-founders of Chicago's comedy and acting troupe The Second City.


Acting (11 Credits)

1993Even Cowgirls Get the Blues as The naturalist
1991What About Bob? as Phil
1987Morgan Stewart's Coming Home as Dr. Cabot
1982Zapped! as Mr. Springboro
1980First Family as Senator William 'Wild Bill' Hubley
1978Heaven Can Wait as Newspaperman
1976Tunnel Vision as Henry Kissinger
1973Wicked, Wicked as Simmons, Hotel Manager
1973Steelyard Blues as Fire Commissioner Francis
1970MASH as Lt. Col. Henry Blake
1968Petulia as Warren


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