Eric Roberts

Actor / Film Producer | * 04/18/1956 (63) | Biloxi, Mississippi, USA
Eric Anthony Roberts (born April 18, 1956) is an American actor. His career began with a leading role in King of the Gypsies (1978), for which he received his first Golden Globe Award nomination. He was again recognized by the Golden Globes for his interpretation of Paul Snider in Bob Fosse's Star 80 (1983). Roberts' performance in Class="shortinfo">Runaway Train (1985), as prison escapee Buck McGeehy, earned him a nomination for a third Golden Globe and a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In a career spanning over 40 years, Roberts has amassed more than 500 credits, including Raggedy Man (1981), The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), The Specialist (1994), ()
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An American actor. His career began with a well-received performance in King of the Gypsies (1978), for which he earned his first Golden Globe Award nomination. His second Golden Globe nomination came for his portrayal of Paul Snider in Star 80 (1983), followed by Globe and Academy Award nominations for his supporting role in Runaway Train (1985). In a career spanning almost forty years, Roberts has performed in over 200 films, including Raggedy Man (1981), The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), The Specialist (1994), Cecil B. Demented (2000), National Security (2003), The Dark Knight (2008), The Expendables (2010) and Inherent Vice (2014). His equally varied television work includes three seasons with the sitcom Less than Perfect, as well as recurring roles on the NBC drama Heroes and the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless. His sisters Julia Roberts and Lisa Roberts Gillan, and daughter Emma Roberts, also have acting careers.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Action

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Eric Roberts

Theatre World Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

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Movies with Eric Roberts as Actor(310)

as Roger2019 The Wrong Mommy
as Rick2019 Billboard
as Dominion Harvey2019 The Immortal Wars: Resurgence
as John Sola2019 Project Solitude
as General Horne2019 Monster Island
as Blake2019 Blackbird
as Mayor Richard Dellasandro2019 Pandemic - Tödliche Erreger
as Clayton2019 The Evil Inside Her
as Eric2019 Clinton Road
as Charles2019 Lose-Lose
as Mr. Jones2019 The Reliant
as Coach Bronx2019 Submission
as Jude2019 Night Walk
as Father Wes2018 Hide in the Light
as Nick Shaw2018 The Perception
as Old School Eddie2018 Taco Shop
as Tailored Man2018 A. I. Tales
as Coroner2018 Something
as Vice Principal Clark2018 The Wrong Teacher
as Priest2018 Child of Satan
as Dominion Harvey2018 The Immortal Wars
as Dr. Eric Owens2018 Papa
2018 1959
as Dr. Holst2018 Head Full of Honey
as Nick2018 Days of Power
as Dr. Frank2018 Black Wake
as Jack2017 Juvie
as Earl Wild2017 Paradise Club
as Jenkins Chesney2017 Henri
as Judge2017 Charlie Charlie
as Sonny2017 Actors Anonymous
as Pokerboss Dean Deus2017 Lux in Tenebris
as Chief Lubbock2017 The Summoning
as Dr. Torrington2017 The Institute
as Leigh Warring2017 But Deliver Us from Evil
as Louie2017 #Speedball
as The Governor2017 Naked People Every Where
as Harry Cohn2017 Frank and Ava
as Major General Coulter2017 Ayla: The Daughter of War
as Stu Undercoffler2017 Spreading Darkness
as Sheriff2017 Lore
as Dalton2016 Compadres
as Floyd2016 The Wrong Roommate
as Richard2016 Executor
as The Shaman2016 Evil Exhumed
as Santiago2016 The Rally - LA
as Judge Bolden2016 Prayer Never Fails
as Mall Santa2016 Santa's Boot Camp
as Patrick2016 Leaves of the Tree
as Jack2016 A Remarkable Life
as Marshal Denton J Cartwright2016 The Gunfighter
as Bobby2016 Uploaded
as The Devil2016 Six Gun Savior
as Captain George Sigler2016 Than All Else Ever
as William2016 Hunting Season
as Hal Spreadum2016 Moments of Clarity
as Senator Allen2016 The Sector
as Mr. Rawlings2016 A Husband for Christmas
as Henderson2016 Bunker: Project 12
as Pastor Malcolm2016 Dead Saturday
as Uncle Nicky2016 EuroClub
as Trent Walker2015 Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs
as Gerry Gaci2015 No Deposit
as Detective Louis Marshall2015 Sicilian Vampire
as Frank Tanner2015 The Condemned 2
as Father Anthony2015 Love Me True
as James Connelly2015 Lazarus Rising
as Tugg2015 Deadly Sanctuary
as The Executive2015 A Hitman in London
as Peter Bengtson2015 Dead Ringer
as The Mayor2015 L.A. Slasher
as James Jenning2015 Joker's Poltergeist
2015 The Fix
as Al2015 Ktown Cowboys
as Dr. Jason Ballard2015 Fractured
as The Warlock2015 Amityville Death House
as Doctor Grey2015 Stalked by My Doctor
as Detective Wood2015 Story of Eva
as Henrick2015 Dark Moon Rising
as Parker2015 The Code of Cain
as Officer Richardson2015 American Sharia
as Lewis Cutterman2015 No Solicitors
as Dr. Woods2015 The Wicked Within
as Rommel Lazarus2014 Starcrossed
as Augustine of Hippo2014 Let the Lion Roar
as Mr. Wagner2014 Chicks Dig Gay Guys
as Zurn2014 Rumors of Wars
as Mr. Campbell2014 The Opposite Sex
as Jonathan2014 A Cry from Within
as Gene Weiner2014 Eternity: The Movie
as Older Bernie2014 Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper
as Dracula2014 Halloween Hell
as Lanzetta2014 Relentless Justice
as Tim Gollant2014 Road to the Open
as Julian Barrett2014 Camp Dread
as Dr. Philip Tenenbaum2014 2 Bedroom 1 Bath
as Michael Z. Wolfmann2014 Inherent Vice
as William2014 Doc Holliday's Revenge
as Captain Novakov2014 Rogue Strike
as Black Knight CEO2014 Sector 4: Extraction
as Keith2014 Jake's Road
as Mr Cromwell2014 BlackJacks
as Bill Sagat2014 It's Not a Date
as Jeff2014 Trust Me
as Wallace2013 In The Name of God
as Dante (voice)2013 Dante's Hell Animated
as Mr. Esposito2013 Pop Star
as Nat Laurendi2013 Lovelace
as Dr. Lipschitz2013 Paranormal Movie
as Agent Guthro2013 Scavenger Killers
as Daniel2013 23 Minutes to Sunrise
as Walter2013 Self Storage
as David2013 Before I Sleep
as Officer Peterson2013 The House Across the Street
as Angelo Moretti2013 Abstraction
as johnathon2013 spanners
2013 White T
as Duffy (voice)2013 A Talking Cat!?!
as Taxi Driver2013 Assumed Killer
as Bob2013 Wrong Cops
as Bob2013 This Is Our Time
as Abraham Tanner2013 Day of the Gun
as Cooper2013 The Mark: Redemption
as Jeremiah2013 Run
as Lawyer Patterson2013 Assault on Wall Street
as Celebrity PSA2013 Cool Cat Finds a Gun
as Cutter2013 Sinkhole
as Lawrence Humphrey2013 The Hot Flashes
as Alex Stratholme2012 Stealing Las Vegas
as Ronnie Bullock2012 Deadline
as Senator2012 Silver Case
as Doctor Marley2012 Mary
as Father Tollman2012 The Cloth
as Sonny Barnes2012 The Dead Want Women
as Tommy Maxell2012 Christmas in Compton
as Robert Stern2012 The Child
as Mr.Cooper2012 The Mark
as Parley Hinkins2011 The Wayshower
as Chris2011 Jesse
as General2011 Chillerama
as Lee Davis2010 Hunt to Kill
as Jake the Deliveryman2010 Rock Slyde
as Mr. Hopewell2010 Bed & Breakfast
as President of the United States2010 First Dog
as Benjamin Sheffield2010 Class
as Cobbs2010 Enemies Among Us
as John Barrow2010 Westbrick Murders
as Monroe2010 The Expendables
as Angus2010 Groupie
as Dr. Nathan Sands2010 Sharktopus
as Vaslev2009 The Tomb
as Merle Hench2009 The Butcher
as Mitchell Prescott2009 Amazing Racer
as Police Chief2009 Confessions of an Action Star
as Dad2009 Royal Kill
as Robert Byrne2009 Crimes of the Past
as Captain Jones2009 In the Blink of an Eye
as Dimitry2008 Contamination
as Emperor Tiberius Caesar2008 Cyclops
as Sal Maroni2008 The Dark Knight
as L.A. Guy2008 Dark Honeymoon
as Commander Krieg2008 Depth Charge
as Wilford Duvall2008 Witless Protection
as Thomas Kurt2007 Hollywood Dreams
as Donovan2006 DOA: Dead or Alive
as Ray2006 Southern Comfort
as Joe2006 Fatal Desire
as Mr. Brown2006 Aurora
as Nick Swell2006 One Way
as Charlie Klamanski2006 8 of Diamonds
as Tarkington Alexander Graves / Tag2005 Graves End
as Michael Richard Lange2005 Break a Leg
as himself2005 My Date with Drew
as Jack Hammer (voice)2005 Geppetto's Secret
as Jack Talbot2004 Killer Weekend
as Maximus Powers2004 Miss Cast Away
as Coyote Larry2004 Border Blues
as Eric Roberts2004 The Last Shot
as Sheriff Hank Bowman2003 The Long Ride Home
as Police Lt. Mike Sullivan2003 Endangered Species
as Teddy2003 Intoxicating
as Nash2003 National Security
as Augustus Talbert2003 The King's Guard
as Pierce Patchett2003 L.A. Confidential
as Dyson Keller2002 Wolves of Wall Street
as Josh Grey2002 Wrong Number
as The Man2002 Spun
as Scalzetti2002 Christmas Rush
as First Officer Mike Hogan2001 Rough Air: Danger on Flight 534
as Mack Drake2001 The Beatnicks
as Sheriff Jim Tanner2001 Raptor
as Robinson2001 Fast Sofa
as Police Chief DeSpain2001 Walking Shadow
as Bob Henry (segment "My Generation")2001 Strange Frequency
as Officer Hopkins2001 Con Games
as Sean2001 Frozen In Fear
as Kit Adrian2001 Stiletto Dance
as David Mendez2001 Mindstorm
as Lieutenant2000 Sanctimony
as Mr. Eddie2000 TripFall
as Honey's Ex2000 Cecil B. Demented
as James Gabriel2000 Race Against Time
as Customer2000 Dirk and Betty
as Carlo2000 Luck of the Draw
as Victor Haddock / Stanley Joiner2000 No Alibi
as The Replacement2000 The Alternate
as Rome2000 Mercy Streets
as Jacob2000 Wildflowers
as Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel1999 Lansky
as Calvin Stasi1999 Two Shades of Blue
as Colin Wentworth1999 Facade
as Robert Woodfield1999 Restraining Order
as Dean McConnell1999 Heaven's Fire
as Blackjack Britton1999 Purgatory
as Tony Lazorka / John Dugan1999 Hitman's Run
as Mr. Venti1999 BitterSweet
as Michael1998 The Prophecy II
as Henry Smovinsky1998 Dead End
as Russo1998 T.N.T.
as Julia1998 Making Sandwiches
as Walter Pool1998 La Cucaracha
as Bob Wilson1997 The Shadow Men
as Assistant Deputy Director Spencer1997 Most Wanted
as Arthur Dunlop1996 Public Enemies
as Karlin Pickett1996 Power 98
as Eric Roberts1996 The Cable Guy
as Nick Stark1996 It's My Party
as Cass1996 The Grave
as Martin1996 American Strays
as Montrachet1996 The Glass Cage
as Bruce / The Master1996 Doctor Who
as Bubba Rocque1996 Heaven's Prisoners
as Walter D'Arcangelo1996 Dark Angel
as Dylan Cooper1996 Past Perfect
as Jack1995 The Immortals
as Adrian (Dusty)1995 Nature of the Beast
as Dannion Brinkley1995 Saved By The Light
as Grant Orion1994 Freefall
as Tomas Leon1994 The Specialist
as Dr. Chandler Etheridge1994 The Hard Truth
as Anthony1994 Babyfever
as Dr. Ian Burton1994 Sensation
as Jack Hart1994 Love Is a Gun
as Alex Grady1993 Best of the Best 2
as Reno Adams1993 Love, Cheat & Steal
as Gil Freeland1993 Voyage
as Cal Harper1992 Fugitive Among Us
as Jimmy Evans1992 Final Analysis
as Alexander Villard1991 By the Sword
as Frank1991 Lonely Hearts
as Michael Rossi1990 Descending Angel
as Josh Baker1990 The Ambulance
as Al Capone1990 The Lost Capone
as Alex Grady1989 Best of the Best
as Fred1989 Rude Awakening
as Marco Collogero1989 Blood Red
as Matt Salinger / Donald Anderson (in telefilm epilogue)1989 Options
as Jan Scruggs1988 To Heal a Nation
as Riley1986 Nobody's Fool
as Jacob Asch1986 Slow Burn
as Becker1985 The Coca-Cola Kid
as Buck1985 Runaway Train
as Paul Snider1983 Star 80
as Teddy1981 Raggedy Man
as Paul1980 Paul's Case

TV Shows/Series with Eric Roberts as Actor(38)

as Pauly Agostino2015 The Player
as Jimmy "The Butcher" Figgis2013 Brooklyn Nine-Nine
as Racken2012 Bullet in the Face
as Hades2010 Lost Girl
as Hades / Jack2010 Lost Girl
as Seth Blanchard2008 Crash
as Packard2007 Chuck
as Thompson2006 Heroes
as Will Butler2002 Less than Perfect
as Host2001 Dark Realm
as Daniel Larson2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
as Strohmeyer1998 The King of Queens
as John Olansky1997 C-16: FBI
as Richard L'Italien1997 Oz
as Perry Smith1996 In Cold Blood
as Guest Caller - Chet1993 Frasier

Movies with Eric Roberts as Crew(1)

Production/Executive Producer2018 Hide in the Light

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Eric Roberts
Born: Wednesday, 04/18 1956 (April) in Biloxi (current age: 63 years + 153 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Educated at: American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Spouses (current/former): Eliza Roberts
Children: Emma Roberts, Keaton Simons
Mother: Betty Lou Bredemus
Other names for Eric Roberts (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Eric Anthony Roberts"
"Ерік Робертс"
Eric Roberts frequently works together with these people:
David DeCoteau (29x, Crew)
Stavri Shkurti (24x, Cast)
Eliza Roberts (11x, Actress)
Frank D'Angelo (10x, Crew)
Tammy Cheung (10x, Crew)
Michael Madsen (9x, Actor)
Justin Price (9x, Crew)
Eriska Rein (9x, Cast)
Ben Stiller (8x, Actor)
Daryl Hannah (8x, Actress)
Vivica A. Fox (8x, Actress)
Lucy Lawless (8x, Actress)

Other people with this name: Eric Roberts

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1207, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/16/2019