Jason Robards

Actor | * 07/26/1922 († 78, 12/26/2000) | Chicago, Illinois, USA
Jason Nelson Robards Jr. (July 26, 1922 – December 26, 2000) was an American stage, film and television actor. He was a winner of a Tony Award, two Academy Awards and an Emmy Award, making him one of 24 Triple Crown of Acting winners. He was also a United States Navy decorated combat veteran of World War II. He became famous playing works of American playwright Eugene O'Neill and regularly performed in O'Neill's works throughout his career. Robards was cast both in common-man roles and as well-known historical figures. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | TV Movies

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Awards & Nominations for Jason Robards

National Medal of Arts 2x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Theatre World Award Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play Kennedy Center Honors 3x Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor 6x Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play

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Movies with Jason Robards as Actor(100)

as Charles Barton2000 Going Home
as Fitzcarraldo (archive footage)1999 My Best Fiend
as Earl Partridge1999 Magnolia
as Congressman Phillip Hammersley (uncredited)1998 Enemy of the State
as Logan Reeser1998 Heartwood
as Mr. Bodwin1998 Beloved
as Grandpa Girdis1998 The Real Macaw
as Larry Cook1997 A Thousand Acres
as Josea Burden1995 My Antonia
as Narrator1995 The Great American West
as Marcus1995 Journey
as General R. Pendleton Lloyd1994 The Enemy Within
as Graham Keighley1994 The Paper
as Thomas Heywood1994 Little Big League
as Charles Wheeler1993 Philadelphia
as Dr Huld1993 The Trial
as The Newspaper Director (archive footage)1993 La Classe américaine
as Clifford Fowler1992 Storyville
1992 Lincoln
as Dr. Armand Hammer1991 Chernobyl: The Final Warning
as Mark Twain1991 Mark Twain and Me
as President Abraham Lincoln1991 The Perfect Tribute
as Chief Rotzinger1990 Quick Change
as Frank Buckman1989 Parenthood
as Narrator (voice)1989 Thomas Hart Benton
as Coleman Ettinger1989 Dream a Little Dream
as Hans Strauss(alt)1989 Reunion
as Walter Travis1989 Black Rainbow
as Muth1988 The Good Mother
as Harry Drummond1988 Inherit the Wind
as Drunken Writer/Mr. Hardy1988 Bright Lights, Big City
as John Tanner1988 The Christmas Wife
as Lloyd Wells1987 Breaking Home Ties
as Wade Shephard1987 Laguna Heat
as Dillard1987 Square Dance
as archive footage1986 Portrait: Werner Herzog
as Grandpa Martin Vanderhof1984 You Can't Take It with You
as Andrei Sakharov1984 Sakharov
as (voice)1984 America and Lewis Hine
1984 Hughie
as Max Dugan1983 Max Dugan Returns
as Dr. Russell Oakes1983 The Day After
as Charles Halloway1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes
as Fitzcarraldo1982 Burden of Dreams
as President Ulysses S. Grant1981 The Legend of the Lone Ranger
as Admiral James Sandecker1980 Raise the Titanic
as Leland Hayward1980 Haywire
as President Franklin D. Roosevelt1980 F.D.R.: The Last Year
as Howard Hughes1980 Melvin and Howard
as Gunther Beckdorff1980 Cabo Blanco
as Capt. Bruckner1979 Hurricane
as Jacob 'J.W.' Ewing1978 Comes a Horseman
as Daniel Larson1978 A Christmas to Remember
as Dashiell Hammett1977 Julia
as Jamie Mills1976 Addie and the King of Hearts
as Inspector Barkan1976 Death of a Stranger
as Ben Bradlee1976 All the President's Men
as Jamie Mills1975 The Easter Promise
as Lou Craddock1975 A Boy and His Dog
as John Gwilt1975 Mr. Sycamore
as James Tyrone Jr.1975 A Moon for the Misbegotten
as Governor Wallace1973 Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
as himself1973 Old Faithful
as James Mills1973 The Thanksgiving Treasure
as Stephen Kozlenko1972 The War Between Men and Women
as Cesar Charron1971 Murders in the Rue Morgue
as Joe's Father1971 Johnny Got His Gun
as Marcus Brutus1970 Julius Caesar
as Matthew South1970 Fools
as Lt. General Walter C. Short1970 Tora! Tora! Tora!
as Cable Hogue1970 The Ballad of Cable Hogue
as Sam Armstrong1970 Operation Snafu
as Singer1968 Isadora
as Raymond Paine1968 The Night They Raided Minsky's
as Manuel 'Cheyenne' Gutiérrez1968 Once Upon a Time in the West
as Nelson Downes1967 Divorce American Style
as Doc Holliday1967 Hour of the Gun
as John Cleves1966 Any Wednesday
as Henry Drummond1966 A Big Hand for the Little Lady
as Royal Earle Thompson1966 Noon Wine
as Murray N. Burns1965 A Thousand Clowns
as George S. Kaufman1963 Act One
as Jamie Tyrone1962 Long Day's Journey Into Night
as Dr. Richard 'Dick' Diver (as Jason Robards Jr.)1962 Tender Is the Night
as Julius Penrose1961 By Love Possessed
as Theodore 'Hickey' Hickman1960 The Iceman Cometh
as Dr. Rank1959 A Doll's House
as Paul Kedes1959 The Journey
as Frank Thompson??? The Gilded Lily

TV Shows/Series with Jason Robards as Actor(21)

as John McGraw / Kenesaw Mountain Landis / Harry Frazee (voice)1994 Baseball
as Grandfather1993 Heidi
as Jules Mendelson1991 An Inconvenient Woman
as Narrator (voice)1988 American Experience
as Ed Stenning1986 The Last Frontier
as Alvin Binder1985 The Atlanta Child Murders
as President Richard Monckton1977 Washington: Behind Closed Doors
as Himself - Guest1968 The Dick Cavett Show
as Ulysses S. Grant1961 Supercar
1952 Omnibus

Full Name: Jason Robards
Born: Wednesday, 07/26 1922 (July) in Chicago
Died: Tuesday, 12/26 2000 (December) in Bridgeport (aged: 78)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Spouses (current/former): Lauren Bacall
Children: Sam Robards
Other names for Jason Robards (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Jason Robards Jr."
"Джейсон Робардс"
"Jason Nelson Robards"
Jason Robards frequently works together with these people:
L.Q. Jones (8x, Actor)
Werner Herzog (7x, Crew)
Joanne Woodward (7x, Actress)
Jessica Tandy (7x, Actress)
John Forsythe (7x, Actor)
Hume Cronyn (7x, Actor)
Sam Peckinpah (7x, Crew)
Jack Klugman (7x, Actor)
Melvyn Douglas (7x, Actor)
Carlo Simi (7x, Crew)
Bailey Holden (7x, Crew)
Sergio Leone (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:5339, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/26/2020