Robert Easton

Actor, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer

Actor, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer


Robert Easton was born on November 23, 1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Robert Easton Burke. He is known for his work on Working Girl (1988), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) and Red Heat (1988). He was married to June Bettine Grimstead. He died on December 16, 2011 in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Birth date
1930-11-23
Death date
2011-12-16
Height
6' 4½" (1.94 m)

Known For


Working Girl
Working Girl
Armbrister (1988)
Red Heat
Red Heat
Miscellaneous Crew (1988)
The NeverEnding Story
The NeverEnding Story
Miscellaneous Crew (1984)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Ones
(post-production) Don's Guru
ActorHorrorween
(Video) Neighbor
2011
ActorResistance: Retribution
(Video Game) British Commandos (voice)
2009
ActorThe Grift
Henry Addams
2008
ActorSpiritual Warriors
Roger
2007
ActorAzusa Street: The Movie
(Video) Narrator
2006
ActorDaniel: The Movie
(Video) Gabriel
2006
ActorLost
Minister
2004/I
ActorRed Roses and Petrol
Old Geezer
2003
ActorGods and Generals
John Janney
2003
ActorJust One Night
Drunk Cab Driver
2000
ActorMerchants of Venus
Oleg
1998
ActorPrimary Colors
Dr. Beauregard
1998
ActorStorybook
Hoot (voice)
1994
ActorThe Beverly Hillbillies
Mayor Amos Jasper
1993
ActorNeedful Things
Lester Pratt
1993
ActorLittle Sister
M.C.
1992
ActorPet Sematary II
Priest
1992
ActorStar Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
Klingon Judge
1991
ActorSeven Minutes
Hecht
1989
ActorWorking Girl
Armbrister
1988
ActorHarry's Hong Kong
(TV Movie) American Tourist
1987
ActorLong Gone
(TV Movie) Cletis Ramey
1987
ActorTai-Pan
Zergeyev
1986
ActorInvitation to the Wedding
American Husband
1985
ActorThe American Adventure
Thomas Jefferson (voice)
1982
ActorJacqueline Bouvier Kennedy
(TV Movie) David Finley
1981
ActorThe Oklahoma City Dolls
(TV Movie) Sheriff Mike Sorenson
1981
ActorWhen You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?
Customs Man
1979
ActorCharleston
(TV Movie) Reverend Allen
1979
ActorCentennial
(TV Mini-Series) Major Sibley - The Yellow Apron (1978) ... Major Sibley
1978
ActorThe Bionic Woman
(TV Series) Colonel - Rancho Outcast (1978) ... Colonel
1978
ActorIncredible Rocky Mountain Race
(TV Movie)
1977
ActorLast of the Mohicans
(TV Movie) David Gamut
1977
ActorPete's Dragon
Store Proprietor
1977
ActorFernwood Tonight
(TV Series) Nelson Phipps - Amusement and Healing Parks (1977) ... Nelson Phipps
1977
ActorAlmos' a Man
(TV Short) Shopkeeper
1976
ActorAlias Big Cherry1975
ActorThe Timber Tramps1975
ActorMr. Sycamore
Fred Staines
1975
ActorThe Ghost Busters
(TV Series) Sparks - Only Ghosts Have Wings (1975) ... Sparks
1975
ActorThe Giant Spider Invasion
Kester
1975
ActorKolchak: The Night Stalker
(TV Series) Bernard Carmichael - Mr. R.I.N.G. (1975) ... Bernard Carmichael
1975
ActorHeavy Traffic1973
ActorJarrett
(TV Movie) Toby
1973
ActorLassie
(TV Series) Harley - Horsenappers (1973) ... Harley
1973
ActorA Very Missing Person
(TV Movie) Onofre
1972
ActorSquares
Frank Warren
1972
ActorAlias Smith and Jones
(TV Series) Hank - The Bounty Hunter (1971) ... Hank
1971
ActorThe Touch of Satan
Mr. Keitel
1971
ActorJohnny Got His Gun
Third Doctor
1971
ActorMod Squad
(TV Series) Gus Weldon / Wrangler - The Hot, Hot Car (1971) ... Gus Weldon - Ride the Man Down (1969) ... Wrangler
1969-1971
ActorThe Andersonville Trial
(TV Movie) Court Reporter
1970
ActorPaint Your Wagon
Atwell
1969
ActorThe Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) Cowboy Minstrel / Soldier / Irwin - Episode #19.2 (1969) ... Cowboy Minstrel - Our Man Fink (1966) ... Soldier - Let's Talk About Father (1952) ... Irwin
1952-1969
ActorThe Doris Day Show
(TV Series) Albert Simpson - The Relatives (1968) ... Albert Simpson
1968
ActorGet Smart
(TV Series) Maestro - The Little Black Book: Part 2 (1968) ... Maestro - The Little Black Book: Part 1 (1968) ... Maestro
1968
ActorJudd for the Defense
(TV Series) Fred Sherwood - What You Can Do with Money (1968) ... Fred Sherwood
1968
ActorThe Lucy Show
(TV Series) Iffie - Lucy and Tennessee Ernie Ford (1967) ... Iffie
1967
ActorCombat!
(TV Series) Woody Jones - A Little Jazz (1967) ... Woody Jones
1967
ActorPistols 'n' Petticoats
(TV Series) Will Dill - Wretched Beautiful (1966) ... Will Dill
1966
ActorPlease Don't Eat the Daisies
(TV Series) Harold Hewley / Jud - Just for Laughs (1966) ... Harold Hewley - Mine Is the Luck of the Irish (1966) ... Jud
1966
ActorMy Mother the Car
(TV Series) Fink - Over the Hill to the Junkyard (1966) ... Fink
1966
ActorRun for Your Life
(TV Series) Desk Clerk - In Search of April (1966) ... Desk Clerk
1966
ActorLost in Space
(TV Series) Newsman Lacy - Return from Outer Space (1965) ... Newsman Lacy
1965
ActorPerry Mason
(TV Series) Ed Allison - The Case of the Wrathful Wraith (1965) ... Ed Allison
1965
ActorO.K. Crackerby!
(TV Series) Airport Desk Clerk - Who Was That Lady You Saw Me With? (1965) ... Airport Desk Clerk
1965
ActorThe Loved One
Dusty Acres
1965
ActorStingray
(TV Series) Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / Surface Agent X-2-Zero / WSP Commander / ... - Aquanaut of the Year (1965) ... Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan (voice) - Marineville Traitor (1965) ... Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / WSP Commander (voice) - Hostages of the Deep (1965) ... Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan (voice) - The Golden Sea (1965) ... Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / Surface Agent X-2-Zero / Professor Darek (voice) - The Master Plan (1965) ... Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / Surface Agent X-2-Zero (voice) Show all 39 episodes
1964-1965
ActorPetticoat Junction
(TV Series) Hector / Henry Barton - The Hairbrained Scheme (1965) ... Hector - Race Against the Stork (1964) ... Henry Barton
1964-1965
ActorThe Beverly Hillbillies
(TV Series) Beauregard Short - Luke's Boy (1965) ... Beauregard Short
1965
ActorThe Rogues
(TV Series) Barman - Grave Doubts (1965) ... Barman
1965
ActorThe Munsters
(TV Series) Moose Mallory - All-Star Munster (1965) ... Moose Mallory
1965
ActorDeath Valley Days
(TV Series) Moore - There Was Another Dalton Brother (1964) ... Moore
1964
ActorBurke's Law
(TV Series) Hapless Magician - Who Killed Merlin the Great? (1964) ... Hapless Magician
1964
ActorThe Cara Williams Show
(TV Series) Carl - The Wedding Rehearsal (1964) ... Carl
1964
ActorThe Larkins
(TV Series) Doctor Brogan - Strained Relation (1963) ... Doctor Brogan
1963
ActorTeletale
(TV Series) Perry Parkhurst - The Camel's Back (1963) ... Perry Parkhurst
1963
ActorCome Fly with Me
Navigator
1963
ActorThe War Lover
Handown: Crew of 'The Body'
1962
ActorThe Saint
(TV Series) Benson - The Latin Touch (1962) ... Benson
1962
ActorThe Nun and the Sergeant
Orville Nupert
1962
ActorThe Real McCoys
(TV Series) Cab Driver - Back to West Virginny (1961) ... Cab Driver (uncredited)
1961
ActorVoyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Sparks
1961
ActorWanted: Dead or Alive
(TV Series) Jeff - Baa-Baa (1961) ... Jeff
1961
ActorHarrigan and Son
(TV Series) Clem - Pay the Two Dollars (1960) ... Clem
1960
ActorThe Andy Griffith Show
(TV Series) Pete Johnson - Irresistible Andy (1960) ... Pete Johnson
1960
ActorRawhide
(TV Series) Bugler - Incident at Rojo Canyon (1960) ... Bugler
1960
ActorJohnny Ringo
(TV Series) Billy Counts - Coffin Sam (1960) ... Billy Counts
1960
ActorThe Millionaire
(TV Series) Florida Cates - Millionaire Sandy Newell (1960) ... Florida Cates
1960
ActorRiverboat
(TV Series) Cpl. John Chase - A Night at Trapper's Landing (1959) ... Cpl. John Chase (uncredited)
1959
ActorHow to Marry a Millionaire
(TV Series) Robert E Harper - The Comic (1959) ... Robert E Harper
1959
ActorPlayhouse 90
(TV Series) - Dark December (1959)
1959
ActorWagon Train
(TV Series) Slim - The Clara Duncan Story (1959) ... Slim
1959
ActorWhen Hell Broke Loose
Jonesie
1958
ActorThe Adventures of Rin Tin Tin
(TV Series) Swapper Sam Scott / Scott - The Cloudbusters (1958) ... Swapper Sam Scott - The Swapper (1957) ... Scott
1957-1958
ActorDecember Bride
(TV Series) - The Edgar Bergen Show (1958)
1958
ActorThe Adventures of Jim Bowie
(TV Series) Otie Jimson - Up the Creek (1958) ... Otie Jimson
1958
ActorThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
(TV Series) Brian McAfee - The Stolen Car (1958) ... Brian McAfee - The Star Maker (1957) ... Brian McAfee - The Home Graduation (1957) ... Brian McAfee - The Texan Lady MacBeth (1957) ... Brian McAfee - Going to Houston (1957) ... Brian McAfee
1957-1958
ActorCircus Boy
(TV Series) Lem Clemens - The Clemens Boys (1957) ... Lem Clemens
1957
ActorNavy Log
(TV Series) Ensign Knute Lee / Hi-Boats - Buzz Boy (1957) ... Ensign Knute Lee - Hiya Pam (1955) ... Hi-Boats
1955-1957
ActorTelephone Time
(TV Series) Pvt. Grover Mackey - The Sergeant Boyd Story (1956) ... Pvt. Grover Mackey - Boarders Away (1956) ... (uncredited)
1956
ActorThe Ford Television Theatre
(TV Series) Cowboy - Sudden Silence (1956) ... Cowboy
1956
ActorAnnie Oakley
(TV Series) Abner Harkey / 'Smiley' Douglas - The Mississippi Kid (1956) ... Abner Harkey - Joker on Horseback (1956) ... 'Smiley' Douglas
1956
ActorHold Back the Night
Ackerman (as Bob Easton)
1956
ActorSomebody Up There Likes Me
Cpl. Quinbury (uncredited)
1956
ActorThe Bold and the Brave
Tall Blonde G.I. (uncredited)
1956
ActorThe Kettles in the Ozarks
Lafe (uncredited)
1956
ActorTV Reader's Digest
(TV Series) Gene Horton - The Case of the Uncertain Hand (1956) ... Gene Horton
1956
ActorScreen Directors Playhouse
(TV Series) Stanley Moran - It's Always Sunday (1956) ... Stanley Moran
1956
ActorThe Bob Cummings Show
(TV Series) Merrill Pratt - The Sheik (1955) ... Merrill Pratt (as Bob Easton)
1955
ActorFather Knows Best
(TV Series) Carter Mawson - Betty Hates Carter (1955) ... Carter Mawson
1955
ActorGunsmoke
(TV Series) Magnus Goode - Magnus (1955) ... Magnus Goode
1955
ActorSchlitz Playhouse
(TV Series) - On Leave (1955)
1955
ActorMy Little Margie
(TV Series) Ozark Hoskins / Luke Tolliver - Margie's Baseball Player (1955) ... Ozark Hoskins - Hillbilly Margie (1953) ... Luke Tolliver (as Bob Easton)
1953-1955
ActorBuffalo Bill, Jr.
(TV Series) Telegrapher Danny Crockett - Fight for Geronimo (1955) ... Telegrapher Danny Crockett
1955
ActorThe Ray Milland Show
(TV Series) - Stratford on the Ozarks (1955)
1955
ActorWhere's Raymond?
(TV Series) - Girl on a Billboard (1955)
1955
ActorDeep in My Heart
Cumberly (uncredited)
1954
ActorThe Raid
Rebel Soldier (uncredited)
1954
ActorThe High and the Mighty
Cargo Clerk (uncredited)
1954
ActorCavalcade of America
(TV Series) George Merchant - A Strange Journey (1954) ... George Merchant - Sunset at Appomattox (1953)
1953-1954
ActorFireside Theatre
(TV Series) - Moses and Mr. Aiken (1954)
1954
ActorI Married Joan
(TV Series) Joey - Culinary Nightmare (1953) ... Joey
1953
ActorMcCoy of Abilene
(TV Movie)
1953
ActorCombat Squad
Lewis
1953
ActorRacket Squad
(TV Series) Tex / Joe - Desk Clerk - Romance Unlimited (1953) ... Tex (as Bob Easton) - The Case of the Miracle Mud (1951) ... Joe - Desk Clerk (uncredited)
1951-1953
ActorThe Neanderthal Man
Danny - Townsman
1953
ActorThe Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
Deckhand (uncredited)
1953
ActorTake Me to Town
Train Vendor (uncredited)
1953
ActorAdventures of Superman
(TV Series) Marvin - The Runaway Robot (1953) ... Marvin (as Bob Easton)
1953
ActorHollywood Opening Night
(TV Series) - Legal Affair (1953)
1953
ActorDangerous Assignment
(TV Series) Tennessee - The Submarine Story (1952) ... Tennessee
1952
ActorMeet Millie
(TV Series) Red - Episode #4.32 ... Red
1952
ActorFeudin' Fools
Caleb Smith
1952
ActorFearless Fagan
Corpora - Fagan's Guard (uncredited)
1952
ActorO. Henry's Full House
Yokel (segment "The Ransom of Red Chief") (uncredited)
1952
ActorDreamboat
Man in TV Hair Commercial (uncredited)
1952
ActorBelles on Their Toes
Franklin Dykes (uncredited)
1952
ActorWith a Song in My Heart
Kansas GI (uncredited)
1952
ActorThe Jack Benny Program
(TV Series) Lem - Dorothy Shay (1951) ... Lem (uncredited)
1951
ActorDrums in the Deep South
Jerry
1951
ActorThe Red Badge of Courage
Thompson (as Robert Easton Burke)
1951
ActorHavana Rose
Hotel Clerk (as Bob Easton)
1951
ActorThe Tall Target
Young Southerner (uncredited)
1951
ActorComin' Round the Mountain
Luke McCoy (as Bob Easton)
1951
ActorSavage Drums
Tex Channing (as Bob Easton)
1951
ActorCause for Alarm!
Tex (uncredited)
1951
ActorCall Me Mister
Tennessee (uncredited)
1951
ActorUnion Station
Con Victim (uncredited)
1950
ActorUndertow
Fisher - Parking Lot Valet (uncredited)
1949
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewThe Au Pairs
(Short) (technical advisor)
2010
Miscellaneous CrewDays of Our Lives
(TV Series) (dialect coach - 1 episode) - Episode #1.10894 (2008) ... (dialect coach)
2008
Miscellaneous CrewThe Last King of Scotland
(dialogue coach: Mr. Whitaker - as Bob Easton)
2006
Miscellaneous CrewTransit
(TV Movie) (accent coach)
2005
Miscellaneous CrewA Little Trip to Heaven
(additional voice coaching)
2005
Miscellaneous CrewVolare
(Short) (dialect coach)
2004/II
Miscellaneous CrewFace of Terror
(dialogue coach)
2004
Miscellaneous CrewThe Night We Called It a Day
(dialect coach: Mr. Hopper)
2003
Miscellaneous CrewLizzie McGuire
(dialect coach)
2003
Miscellaneous CrewShade
(dialect coach)
2003
Miscellaneous CrewSnapshots
(dialogue coach: Julie Christie)
2002/I
Miscellaneous CrewDrowning Mona
(dialect coach)
2000
Miscellaneous CrewHomegrown
(dialect coach: Mr. Azaria)
1998
Miscellaneous CrewGood Will Hunting
(dialect coach)
1997
Miscellaneous CrewLittle Boy Blue
(dialogue coach)
1997
Miscellaneous CrewThe Maker
(dialect/dialogue coach)
1997
Miscellaneous CrewThe Empty Mirror
(dialogue coach)
1996
Miscellaneous CrewNight Falls on Manhattan
(dialect coach)
1996
Miscellaneous CrewWild Bill
(dialect coach)
1995
Miscellaneous CrewThe NeverEnding Story III
(dialogue coach)
1994
Miscellaneous CrewThe Beverly Hillbillies
(dialect coach)
1993
Miscellaneous CrewThe Amy Fisher Story
(TV Movie) (dialogue coach)
1993
Miscellaneous CrewPet Sematary II
(dialogue coach)
1992
Miscellaneous CrewCruel Doubt
(TV Mini-Series) (dialect coach - 2 episodes) - Episode #1.2 (1992) ... (dialect coach) - Episode #1.1 (1992) ... (dialect coach)
1992
Miscellaneous CrewNoises Off...
(dialect coach)
1992
Miscellaneous CrewMobsters
(dialect coach)
1991
Miscellaneous CrewThe King's Whore
(dialogue coach)
1990
Miscellaneous CrewThe NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter
(dialogue coach)
1990
Miscellaneous CrewCatchfire
(dialogue coach - as Bob Easton)
1990
Miscellaneous CrewStella
(dialect coach)
1990
Miscellaneous CrewNext of Kin
(dialect coach)
1989
Miscellaneous CrewSeven Minutes
(additional dialogue) / (dialogue coach)
1989
Miscellaneous CrewLoverboy
(dialogue coach)
1989
Miscellaneous CrewRed Heat
(dialogue coach)
1988
Miscellaneous CrewSledge Hammer!
(TV Series) (dialect coach - 1 episode) - Death of a Few Salesmen (1987) ... (dialect coach)
1987
Miscellaneous CrewRevolution
(dialect coach)
1985
Miscellaneous CrewKane & Abel
(TV Mini-Series) (dialogue coach - 1 episode) - Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (dialogue coach)
1985
Miscellaneous CrewNorth and South, Book I
(TV Mini-Series) (dialect coach - 6 episodes) - Episode #1.6 (1985) ... (dialect coach) - Episode #1.5 (1985) ... (dialect coach) - Episode #1.4 (1985) ... (dialect coach) - Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (dialect coach) - Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (dialect coach) Show all 6 episodes
1985
Miscellaneous CrewVolunteers
(dialogue coach)
1985
Miscellaneous CrewFlesh+Blood
(dialect coach)
1985
Miscellaneous CrewFlorence Nightingale
(TV Movie) (dialect coach)
1985
Miscellaneous CrewThe NeverEnding Story
(dialogue coach - uncredited)
1984
Miscellaneous CrewScarface
(dialogue coach)
1983
Miscellaneous CrewJacqueline Bouvier Kennedy
(TV Movie) (dialect coach)
1981
Miscellaneous CrewInchon
(dialect coach: Laurence Olivier)
1981
Miscellaneous CrewFalling in Love Again
(dialogue director: 1940's sequence)
1980
Miscellaneous CrewLove and Bullets
(dialogue coach)
1979
Miscellaneous CrewThe Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel
(TV Movie) (dialogue coach)
1979
Miscellaneous CrewMagic
(accent consultant)
1978
Miscellaneous CrewThe Boys from Brazil
(dialect coach: Gregory Peck - uncredited)
1978
Miscellaneous CrewCrazy Mama
(dialect coach)
1975
Miscellaneous CrewThe Molly Maguires
(dialogue coach - uncredited)
1970
Miscellaneous CrewKhartoum
(accent coach - uncredited)
1966
Miscellaneous CrewFeudin' Fools
(dialect coach)
1952
Miscellaneous CrewHavana Rose
(dialect coach)
1951
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe NeverEnding Story
(additional dialogue)
1984
WriterThe Giant Spider Invasion
(screenplay)
1975
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackCircus Boy
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - The Clemens Boys (1957) ... (performer: "Red River Valley" - uncredited)
1957
SoundtrackBelles on Their Toes
(performer: "Doin' the Raccoon", "Sweet Georgia Brown")
1952
RoleTitleYear
ThanksThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) (in memory of)
2012
ThanksSpecial Collector's Edition
(TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode) - Especial ironía: Wanted (2011) ... (in memory of)
2011
ThanksThen She Found Me
(thanks)
2007
RoleTitleYear
SelfStand by for Action
(TV Series documentary)
2007
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Gracie Allen: The Better Half (2002) ... Self
2002
SelfTitanic Explorer
(Video Game documentary) Archibald Gracie / Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon / Charles Joughin / ... (voice)
1998
SelfArnold, the Man Behind the Muscle
(Video documentary) Self
1994
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self - Guest / Self - Episode #28.325 (1990) ... Self - Guest - Episode #19.167 (1982) ... Self - Guest - Carol Burnett/Tim Conway/Robert Easton/Tracee Talavera (1979) ... Self - Episode #16.10 (1978) ... Self - Guest - Episode #15.127 (1978) ... Self - Guest
1978-1990
SelfThe Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind
(TV Movie documentary) Voice Recreation (voice)
1988
Self60 Millionen für Phantásien - Wie die 'unendliche Geschichte' ins Kino kam
(TV Movie documentary) Self (uncredited)
1984
SelfThe Toni Tennille Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.35 (1980) ... Self
1980
SelfThe Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) Self - Hippie - Hippie Days Are Here Again - guests Tim Conway, Nancy Ames, Jackie Coogan (1967) ... Self - Hippie
1967
SelfThe Danny Kaye Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.26 (1965) ... Self
1965
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageFilmed in Supermarionation
(Documentary) Self - Interviewee
2014
Archive footage18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam
2012
Archive footageInvaders from the Deep
Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / Corda / WSP Commander
1981
Archive footageThe Incredible Voyage of Stingray
(Video) Lieutenant George Lee 'Phones' Sheridan / Surface Agent X-2-Zero / 3rd WSP Commander / ...
1980
Archive footageOne of Our Spies Is Missing
Mr. Bentley - the Texan
1966
Archive footageDecision
(TV Series) - Sudden Silence (1958)
1958
Archive footageMobs, Inc.
Joe the Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
1956