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Anthony Zerbe

Anthony Zerbe

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1936-05-20 · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Long Beach, California, USA

50 Movies · 30 TV shows

Also Known As: Anthony Jared Zerbe

Biography

Anthony Jared Zerbe (born May 20, 1936) is an American stage, film and television actor. Notable film roles include the post-apocalyptic cult leader Matthias in The Omega Man, a 1971 film adaptation of Richard Matheson's 1954 novel, I Am Legend; as a corrupt gambler in Farewell, My Lovely; as Abner Devereaux in Kiss Meets the Phantom of the Park; as villain Milton Krest in the James Bond film Licence to Kill; Rosie in The Turning Point; Roger Stuart in The Dead Zone; Admiral Dougherty in Star Trek: Insurrection and Councillor Hamann in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.

Career

Zerbe was born in Long Beach, California, the son of Catherine (née Scurlock) and Arthur LeVan Zerbe. He went to Newport Harbor High School. He attended Pomona College in Claremont, California, graduating in 1958. His parents were also alumni of Pomona College. He served in the United States Air Force from 1959-61.Zerbe's interest in acting was kindled by stage productions when he was 17. He studied at the Stella Adler Studio in New York City. On television, he has played guest roles on such series as Naked City, The Virginian, Kung Fu (2 episodes), The Big Valley, Route 66, The Wild Wild West, Twelve O'Clock High, Bonanza, Mission: Impossible (5 episodes), Gunsmoke, Hawaii Five-O, Mannix (4 episodes), It Takes a Thief, The Chisholms, Ironside, The F.B.I., The Rookies, The Rockford Files, Dynasty and Columbo, among others.He had a starring role in The Young Riders; and co-starred on Harry O in that series' second and final seasons. Zerbe was also seen as Pontius Pilate in the miniseries A.D. and as General Grant in North and South: Book II. He was also in many episodes of the mini-series Centennial, in 1978. His latest appearance is in the 2013 American black comedy/crime film American Hustle.Zerbe is the former artistic director of Reflections, A New Plays Festival at the Geva Theatre in Rochester, New York, and has toured the United States, in 1981, with Behind the Broken Words, a performance of contemporary poetry, comedy and dramatic works with fellow actor Roscoe Lee Browne.In 1976, Zerbe won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Continuing Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Lieutenant K.C. Trench in the private detective series Harry O. In 1981, he played eldest brother Benjamin Hubbard in a Broadway revival of The Little Foxes.

Personal Life

Zerbe has been married to Arnette Jens (sister of actress Salome Jens), since October 7, 1962; the couple have two children.

Movies & TV shows

2014.

1 Movie

2013.

1 Movie

2007.

1 Movie

2004.

1 Movie · 1 TV show

2003.

2 Movies

1999.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows

1998.

1 Movie

1997.

2 Movies

1996.

1 Movie

1993.

2 TV shows

1991.

1 Movie

1989.

4 Movies · 2 TV shows

1988.

2 Movies

1987.

3 Movies

1986.

2 Movies

1985.

2 TV shows

1984.

2 TV shows

1983.

2 Movies

1982.

1 Movie

1981.

1 Movie

1980.

3 Movies

1978.

3 Movies · 1 TV show

1977.

1 Movie

1975.

2 Movies

1974.

1 Movie · 3 TV shows

1973.

5 Movies

1972.

2 Movies · 3 TV shows

1971.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows

1970.

3 Movies

1968.

1 TV show

1967.

2 Movies · 2 TV shows

1966.

1 TV show

1965.

2 TV shows

1960.

1 TV show

1958.

1 TV show

1955.

1 TV show

1951.

1 TV show
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