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Tom Skerritt

Actor, Director, Producer
Born August 25, 1933 (90 years)
Thomas Roy Skerritt (born August 25, 1933) is an American actor who has appeared in more than forty films and more than two hundred television episodes since 1962. He is known for his film roles in M*A*S*H, Alien, The Dead Zone, Top Gun, A River Runs Through It, Up in Smoke, and the television series Picket Fences. Skerritt has earned several nominations and awards, including a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 1993 for Picket Fences. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom Skerritt, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Movies & Shows on Plex
  • Bonanza
  • The Dead Zone
  • The Devil's Rain
  • Big Bad Mama
  • My Favorite Martian
  • Big Man on Campus
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • The Real McCoys
  • What the Deaf Man Heard
  • Death Valley Days
  • Your Love Never Fails
  • Redemption Road
  • Vinegar Hill
  • A Dangerous Summer
  • Wings: Sky Force Heroes
  • Swing
  • Over America
  • The Rocky Mountain Fly Highway
Known For
  • Alien
  • Top Gun
  • Contact
  • The Dead Zone
  • M*A*S*H
  • A River Runs Through It
  • Poltergeist III
  • Tears of the Sun
  • Up in Smoke
  • Whiteout
  • Desperation
  • Picket Fences
  • A Hologram for the King
  • Steel Magnolias
  • Poison Ivy
  • The Rookie
  • Lucky
  • The Other Sister
  • Leverage
  • Knight Moves
  • SpaceCamp
  • Aftershock: Earthquake in New York
  • The Turning Point
  • Big Bad Mama

Filmography

2022
Going Home (TV Series) · as Vance Baker
2021
East of the Mountains · as Ben Givens
2021
2017
Lucky · as Fred
2017
Day of Days · as Walter
2016
Journey Back to Christmas · as Tobias Cook
2016
2015
Field of Lost Shoes · as Ulysses S. Grant
2014
Return of the River · as Grant Humes
2014
Madam Secretary (TV Series) · as Patrick Mccord
2014
2014
Wings: Sky Force Heroes · as Colonel (voice)
2013
At Middleton · as Dr. Roland Emerson
2013
Redwood Highway · as Pete Peterson
2012
Wings · as Colonel
2012
Soda Springs · as Walt Jackson
2011
2010
2009
For Sale by Owner · as Clive Farrier
2009
White Collar (TV Series) · as Alan Mitchell
2009
The Good Wife (TV Series) · as James Paisley
2009
Whiteout · as Dr. John Fury
2009
The Velveteen Rabbit · as Horse (voice)
2008
Leverage (TV Series) · as Jimmy Ford
2008
Beer for My Horses · as Sheriff Wilson Landry
2008
The Trojan Horse (TV Series) · as President Stanfield
2008
2008
2007
Fallen (2007) (TV Series)
2007
Killer Wave · as Victor Bannister
2007
Killer Wave (TV Series) · as Victor Bannister
2006
Bonneville · as Emmett L. Johnson
2006
Desperation · as John Edward Marinville
2006
Brothers & Sisters (TV Series) · as William Walker
2006
Fallen · as Zeke
2006
Mammoth · as Simon Abernathy
2005
Category 7: The End of the World · as Colonel Mike Davis
2005
Category 7: The End of the World (TV Series) · as Colonel Mike Davis
2005
The Colbert Report (TV Series) · as Viper (archive Footage)
2005
The Closer (TV Series) · as Det. Joey 'o' Olin
2005
Vinegar Hill · as Fritz Grier
2004
Huff (TV Series)
2004
The Grid (TV Series)
2004
Homeland Security · as Admiral Mckee
2003
Swing · as George Verdi
2003
Tears of the Sun · as Captain Bill Rhodes
2002
The Dead Zone (TV Series) · as Herb Smith
2002
Greenmail · as Tom Bradshaw
2002
Path to War · as General William Westmoreland
2002
Changing Hearts · as Johnny Pinkley
2001
Texas Rangers · as Richard Dukes
2000
Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis · as Joseph P. "joe" Kennedy
2000
2000
High Noon · as Will Kane
2000
Trial by Media · as Walter
1999
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (TV Series) · as Thomas Ahearn
1999
The West Wing (TV Series) · as Senator Chris Carrick
1999
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) · as Oliver Taft
1999
1999
1999
The Other Sister · as Radley Tate
1998
Smoke Signals · as Police Chief
1998
Will & Grace (TV Series) · as Dr. Jay Markus
1998
Two for Texas · as Sam Houston
1997
1997
Divided by Hate · as Steve Riordan
1997
Contact · as David Drumlin
1996
1994
Chicago Hope (TV Series)
1994
Over California in High Definition · as Narrator (voice)
1992
A River Runs Through It · as Rev. Maclean
1992
Singles · as Mayor Weber
1992
Picket Fences (TV Series) · as Jimmy Brock
1992
Getting Up and Going Home · as Jack Montgomery
1992
Poison Ivy · as Darryl Cooper
1992
In Sickness and in Health · as Jerritt Mattison
1992
Knight Moves · as Frank Sedman
1991
1990
The Rookie · as Eugene Ackerman
1990
She'll Take Romance · as Judge Warren Danvers
1990
Child in the Night · as Detective Bass
1990
The China Lake Murders · as Sheriff Sam Brodie
1989
Big Man on Campus · as Dr. Webster
1989
1989
Steel Magnolias · as Drum Eatenton
1989
The Heist · as Ebbet Berens
1988
Honor Bound · as Sam Cahill
1988
Poltergeist III · as Bruce Gardner
1988
1988
Moving Target · as Joseph Kellogg
1987
The Big Town · as Phil Carpenter
1987
Maid to Order · as Charles Montgomery
1987
Poker Alice · as Jeremy Collins
1987
Biography (TV Series) · as Passages Read By
1986
Wisdom · as Lloyd Wisdom
1986
Miles to Go... · as Stuart Browning
1986
Opposing Force · as Logan
1986
The Parent Trap II · as Bill Grand
1986
SpaceCamp · as Zack
1986
Top Gun · as Viper
1985
1984
Calendar Girl Murders · as Lieutenant Dan Stoner
1983
The Hitchhiker (TV Series) · as Detective Frank Sheen
1983
The Dead Zone · as Sheriff Bannerman
1983
Danger Bay (TV Series) · as Don Bared
1982
A Dangerous Summer · as Howard Anderson
1982
Cheers (TV Series) · as Evan Drake
1982
Fighting Back · as John D'angelo
1981
Silence of the North · as Walter Reamer
1981
Savage Harvest · as Casey
1979
Alien · as Dallas
1978
Ice Castles · as Marcus Winston
1978
Up in Smoke · as Strawberry
1978
Maneaters Are Loose! · as John Gosford
1977
The Turning Point · as Wayne
1976
Plot of Fear · as Chief Inspector
1976
Origins of the Mafia (TV Series) · as Bernardino Campo
1976
La madama · as Jack
1975
The Devil's Rain · as Tom Preston
1975
S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
1975
The Last Day · as Bill Powers
1975
Baretta (TV Series)
1974
1974
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series) · as Robert W. Palmer
1974
Get Christie Love (TV Series)
1974
Thieves Like Us · as Dee Mobley
1974
Run, Run, Joe! · as Margherito
1974
Manhunter (TV Series)
1973
Barnaby Jones (TV Series) · as Darrin Addison
1972
Fuzz · as Det. Bert Kling
1972
The ABC Afterschool Special (TV Series) · as Jim
1971
Harold and Maude · as Motorcycle Officer
1971
The Birdmen · as Orville Fitzgerald
1971
Nichols (TV Series) · as Charley Doyle
1971
Cannon (TV Series) · as Bud
1971
Wild Rovers · as John Buckman
1970
The Moonshine War · as Neighbor (uncredited)
1970
Storefront Lawyers/Men At Law (TV Series) · as Paul Marek
1970
M*A*S*H · as Duke Forrest
1969
Bracken's World (TV Series) · as Gil Dobie
1969
Medical Center (TV Series) · as Artie Atwood
1968
Lancer (TV Series)
1968
The Name of the Game (TV Series) · as Pete
1968
Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) · as Lew Morgan
1968
The Outsider (TV Series)
1967
Mannix (TV Series) · as Morgan Carpenter
1967
Cimarron Strip (TV Series)
1966
The Felony Squad (TV Series)
1966
The Time Tunnel (TV Series) · as Matthew Gebhardt
1965
The F.B.I. (TV Series) · as John Clarence Rim
1965
Run for Your Life (TV Series) · as Lou Patterson
1965
Those Calloways · as Whit Turner
1964
Twelve O'Clock High (TV Series) · as Lt. Paddy Gialella
1964
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series) · as Richardson
1964
One Man's Way · as Leonard Peale, Grown
1963
My Favorite Martian (TV Series) · as Edgar
1963
Temple Houston (TV Series) · as Cast
1963
The Fugitive (TV Series) · as Neely Hollister
1962
Combat! (TV Series) · as Hicks
1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) · as Frank Farmer
1962
The Virginian (TV Series) · as Eric Kroeger
1962
War Hunt · as Sgt. Stan Showalter
1960
My Three Sons (TV Series) · as Young Steve
1959
Laramie (TV Series) · as Price
1959
Bonanza (TV Series) · as Jerry
1957
The Real McCoys (TV Series) · as Mailman
1957
Wagon Train (TV Series) · as Hamish Browne
1955
Gunsmoke (TV Series) · as Ben Stone
1954
Disneyland (TV Series) · as Corky Mardis
1952
Death Valley Days (TV Series) · as Dennis Driscoll
1951
Hallmark Hall Of Fame (TV Series) · as Norm Jenkins

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