Robert Webber

Actor, Soundtrack

Actor, Soundtrack


Over his 40-year career as one of Hollywood's veteran character actors, Robert Webber always marked his spot by playing all types of roles and was not stereotyped into playing just one kind of character. Sometimes he even got to play a leading role (see Hysteria (1965)). Webber first started out in small stage shows and a few Broadway plays before...
Birth date
1924-10-14
Death date
1989-05-19
Height
5' 11½" (1.82 m)

Known For


12 Angry Men
12 Angry Men
Juror 12 (1957)
The Dirty Dozen
The Dirty Dozen
General Denton (1967)
Midway
Midway
Rear Admiral Frank J. 'Jack' Fletcher (1976)
Revenge of the Pink Panther
Revenge of the Pink Panther
Philippe Douvier (1978)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorBehind God's Back
(Short) Judge Pritchard
1989
ActorSomething Is Out There
(TV Mini-Series) Commissioner Estabrook - Part Two (1988) ... Commissioner Estabrook - Part One (1988) ... Commissioner Estabrook
1988
ActorMoonlighting
(TV Series) Alexander Hayes - Fetal Attraction (1988) ... Alexander Hayes - Father Knows Last (1987) ... Alexander Hayes - Tale in Two Cities (1987) ... Alexander Hayes - Take a Left at the Altar (1987) ... Alexander Hayes - Come Back Little Shiksa (1987) ... Alexander Hayes Show all 6 episodes
1986-1988
ActorNuts
Francis MacMillan
1987
ActorThe Ladies
(TV Movie) Jerry
1987
ActorAssassin
(TV Movie) Calvin Lantz
1986
ActorAnswers
(TV Movie) Ted Talbot (Segment "Twinkle, Twinkle")
1985
ActorIn Like Flynn
(TV Movie) Col. Harper
1985
ActorWild Geese II
Robert McCann
1985
ActorHalf Nelson
(TV Movie)
1985
ActorCover Up
(TV Series) Mason Carter - Pilot (1984) ... Mason Carter
1984
ActorNo Man's Land
(TV Movie) Will Blackfield
1984
ActorGetting Physical
(TV Movie) Hugh Gibley
1984
ActorShooting Stars
(TV Movie) Woodrow Norton
1983
ActorStarflight: The Plane That Couldn't Land
(TV Movie) Felix
1983
ActorDon't Go to Sleep
(TV Movie) Dr. Cole
1982
ActorNot Just Another Affair
(TV Movie) Prof. Wally Dawson
1982
ActorThe Final Option
General Ira Potter
1982
ActorWrong Is Right
Harvey
1982
ActorChicago Story
(TV Series) Dr. Brooks - Performance (1982) ... Dr. Brooks
1982
ActorBret Maverick
(TV Series) Everest Sinclair - Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 2 (1982) ... Everest Sinclair - Faith, Hope and Clarity: Part 1 (1982) ... Everest Sinclair
1982
ActorJudgment Day
(TV Movie) Charles Egan
1981
ActorDarkroom
(TV Series) Greg Conway - Closed Circuit (1981) ... Greg Conway
1981
ActorThe Two Lives of Carol Letner
(TV Movie) Ed Leemans
1981
ActorS.O.B.
Ben Coogan
1981
ActorLes séducteurs
Henry Morrison (segment "The French Method")
1980
ActorPrivate Benjamin
Col. Clay Thornbush
1980
ActorTenspeed and Brown Shoe
(TV Series) Herman LaCross - Pilot: Part 1 (1980) ... Herman LaCross
1980
ActorAll Stars
Harry Stabling
1980
ActorThe Streets of L.A.
(TV Movie) Ralph Salkin
1979
ActorJetzt oder nie
Charley
1979
Actor10
Hugh
1979
ActorGardenia
Tony Caruso
1979
ActorQuincy M.E.
(TV Series) Dr. Steven Chase / Dr. John Franklin - The Eye of the Needle (1979) ... Dr. Steven Chase - Valleyview (1977) ... Dr. John Franklin
1977-1979
ActorThe Rockford Files
(TV Series) Harold Jack Coombs / Roman Clementi / Bob Coleman / ... - Never Send a Boy King to Do a Man's Job (1979) ... Harold Jack Coombs - The Oracle Wore a Cashmere Suit (1976) ... Roman Clementi - The Deep Blue Sleep (1975) ... Bob Coleman - Aura Lee, Farewell (1975) ... Sen. Evan Murdock
1975-1979
ActorKaz
(TV Series) - Which Side Are You On? (1978)
1978
ActorRevenge of the Pink Panther
Philippe Douvier
1978
ActorThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Fred Lockhart - The Young Runaways (1978) ... Fred Lockhart
1978
ActorCasey's Shadow
Mike Marsh
1978
ActorBarnaby Jones
(TV Series) Gene Gates / Maxwell Strager - Final Judgment: Part 2 (1978) ... Gene Gates - Final Judgment: Part 1 (1978) ... Gene Gates - The Price of Terror (1975) ... Maxwell Strager
1975-1978
ActorThe Choirboys
Deputy Chief Riggs
1977
ActorHarold Robbins' 79 Park Avenue
(TV Mini-Series) John Hackson DeWitt - Part 3 (1977) ... John Hackson DeWitt
1977
ActorDer Ankläger
Le cadre américain
1977
ActorMadame Claude
Howard
1977
ActorDeath Steps in the Dark
Inspector
1977
ActorMcMillan & Wife
(TV Series) Charles Meridio - Coffee, Tea, or Cyanide (1977) ... Charles Meridio
1977
ActorHippi Nico von der Kripo
Mr. Douglas
1976
ActorMidway
Rear Admiral Frank J. 'Jack' Fletcher
1976
ActorMcCoy
(TV Series) Rogers - New Dollar Day (1976) ... Rogers
1976
ActorPolice Woman
(TV Series) Julian Lord - Silence (1975) ... Julian Lord
1975
ActorS.W.A.T.
(TV Series) Mike Simon / Doug McVea - Courthouse (1975) ... Mike Simon - Death Score (1975) ... Doug McVea
1975
ActorSwitch
(TV Series) Paul Sinclair - The Old Diamond Game (1975) ... Paul Sinclair
1975
ActorDie Laus der Kompanie
Sgt. John Lewis
1975
ActorFlatfoot in Hong Kong
Sam Accardo
1975
ActorDeath Stalk
(TV Movie) Hugh Webster
1975
ActorMcCloud
(TV Series) Fritz August / Jack Faraday - The Man with the Golden Hat (1975) ... Fritz August - Top of the World, Ma! (1971) ... Jack Faraday
1971-1975
ActorThe Streets of San Francisco
(TV Series) Al Cooper - The Twenty-Five Caliber Plague (1974) ... Al Cooper
1974
ActorThe Manhunter
(TV Series) Newcomb - The Deadly Brothers (1974) ... Newcomb
1974
ActorCannon
(TV Series) Hitman / Barney Shaw / Clay Spencer / ... - Voice from the Grave (1974) ... Hitman - Memo from a Dead Man (1973) ... Barney Shaw - That Was No Lady (1972) ... Clay Spencer - The Nowhere Man (1971) ... McMillan
1971-1974
ActorBring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
Sappensly
1974
ActorDer Chef
(TV Series) Sam Burton / Del Hogan - Amy Prentiss: Part 2 (1974) ... Sam Burton - Amy Prentiss: Part 1 (1974) ... Sam Burton - A Game of Showdown (1973) ... Del Hogan
1973-1974
ActorMurder or Mercy
(TV Movie) Dr. Eric Stoneman
1974
ActorKojak
(TV Series) David Lawrence - The Corrupter (1973) ... David Lawrence
1973
ActorTenafly
(TV Series) Kent - The Window That Wasn't (1973) ... Kent
1973
ActorThe Magician
(TV Series) Arthur Zellman - Lady in a Trap (1973) ... Arthur Zellman
1973
ActorDouble Indemnity
(TV Movie) Edward Norton
1973
ActorGriff
(TV Series) Alan Gilbert - The Framing of Billy the Kid (1973) ... Alan Gilbert
1973
ActorHawkins
(TV Series) Carl Vincent - Death and the Maiden (1973) ... Carl Vincent
1973
ActorSearch
(TV Series) Matthew Linden - Countdown to Panic (1973) ... Matthew Linden
1973
ActorBanyon
(TV Series) Waldo - Sally Overman Is Missing (1972) ... Waldo
1972
ActorLove, American Style
(TV Series) Harris (segment "Love and the Confession") - Love and the Confession/Love and the Disappearing Box/Love and the Hip Arrangement/Love and the Old Flames (1972) ... Harris (segment "Love and the Confession")
1972
ActorMission: Impossible
(TV Series) Charles Rogan - The Deal (1972) ... Charles Rogan
1972
ActorBanacek
(TV Series) Jerry Brinkman - Let's Hear It for a Living Legend (1972) ... Jerry Brinkman
1972
ActorCutter
(TV Movie) Meredith
1972
Actor$
Attorney
1971
ActorThief
(TV Movie) James Calendar
1971
ActorMannix
(TV Series) Tom Carlson - A Gathering of Ghosts (1971) ... Tom Carlson
1971
ActorMacédoine
Sanderberg
1971
ActorDie jungen Anwälte
(TV Series) Sgt. Albert Fielder - False Witness (1971) ... Sgt. Albert Fielder
1971
ActorHauser's Memory
(TV Movie) Dorsey
1970
ActorSan Francisco International Airport
(TV Series) Brigadier General Goodwin - We Once Came Home to Parades (1970) ... Brigadier General Goodwin
1970
ActorThe Virginian
(TV Series) Jackson Reed - The Mysterious Mr. Tate (1970) ... Jackson Reed
1970
ActorThe Great White Hope
Dixon
1970
ActorThe Movie Murderer
(TV Movie) Karel Kessler
1970
ActorThe Bold Ones: The Lawyers
(TV Series) Sam Rand - The People Against Ortega (1969) ... Sam Rand
1969
ActorThe Big Bounce
Bob Rodgers
1969
ActorThe Name of the Game
(TV Series) William McKendricks - Fear of High Places (1968) ... William McKendricks
1968
ActorHemmungslose Manon
Ravaggi
1968
ActorEvery Man Is My Enemy
Tony Costa
1967
ActorThe Dirty Dozen
General Denton
1967
ActorDon't Make Waves
Rod Prescott
1967
ActorDead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round
Milo Stewart
1966
ActorThe Hired Killer
Clint Harris
1966
ActorHarper
Dwight Troy
1966
ActorThe Silencers
Sam Gunther
1966
ActorThe Third Day
Dom Guardiano
1965
ActorThe Sandpiper
Ward Hendricks
1965
ActorHysteria
Chris Smith
1965
ActorKraft Suspense Theatre
(TV Series) Robert Burke / Anderson / Prosecutor - Kill No More (1965) ... Robert Burke - Leviathan Five (1964) ... Anderson / Prosecutor
1964-1965
ActorThe Rogues
(TV Series) Guy Gabriel - Wherefore Art Thou, Harold? (1965) ... Guy Gabriel
1965
ActorThe Outer Limits
(TV Series) Ikar - Keeper of the Purple Twilight (1964) ... Ikar
1964
ActorMr. Broadway
(TV Series) Hogan - Don't Mention My Name in Sheboygan (1964) ... Hogan
1964
ActorBrenner
(TV Series) Eddie Constantinos - Unwritten Law (1964) ... Eddie Constantinos
1964
ActorEspionage
(TV Series) Jack Hanley - The Liberators (1964) ... Jack Hanley
1964
ActorThe Fugitive
(TV Series) Harlan Guthrie - The Garden House (1964) ... Harlan Guthrie
1964
ActorBen Casey
(TV Series) Slim - It Is Getting Dark... And We Are Lost (1963) ... Slim
1963
ActorBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre
(TV Series) Stuart Landsman - The Candidate (1963) ... Stuart Landsman
1963
ActorThe Defenders
(TV Series) Father Phelps / Michael Hillyer / Douglas - The Seal of Confession (1963) ... Father Phelps - Ordeal (1963) ... Michael Hillyer - Reunion with Death (1962) ... Douglas
1962-1963
ActorArrest and Trial
(TV Series) George Morrison - The Witnesses (1963) ... George Morrison
1963
ActorThe Doctors and the Nurses
(TV Series) Arthur Luskin - The Gift (1963) ... Arthur Luskin
1963
ActorThe Greatest Show on Earth
(TV Series) Rudy - Silent Love, Secret Love (1963) ... Rudy
1963
ActorThe Stripper
Ricky Powers
1963
ActorNaked City
(TV Series) Gordon Lanning - Golden Lads and Girls (1963) ... Gordon Lanning
1963
ActorRoute 66
(TV Series) Franck Bridenbaugh - Give the Old Cat a Tender Mouse (1962) ... Franck Bridenbaugh
1962
ActorThe Dick Powell Theatre
(TV Series) Capt. John Wycliff / Corporal Stone - The Court Martial of Captain Wycliff (1962) ... Capt. John Wycliff - Three Soldiers (1961) ... Corporal Stone
1961-1962
ActorStoney Burke
(TV Series) Roy Hazelton - Spin a Golden Web (1962) ... Roy Hazelton
1962
ActorAlfred Hitchcock Presents
(TV Series) Edward Gibson / Harrison Fell / Paul Brett - First Class Honeymoon (1962) ... Edward Gibson - Burglar Proof (1962) ... Harrison Fell - A True Account (1959) ... Paul Brett
1959-1962
ActorTheatre '62
(TV Series) Andre Latour - The Paradine Case (1962) ... Andre Latour
1962
ActorThe Paradine Case
(TV Movie) Andre Latour
1962
ActorThe Nun and the Sergeant
Sgt. McGrath
1962
ActorThriller
(TV Series) Arthur Henshaw - Portrait Without a Face (1961) ... Arthur Henshaw
1961
ActorThe Investigators
(TV Series) Bert Crayne - Panic Wagon (1961) ... Bert Crayne
1961
ActorFamily Solicitor
(TV Series) Mr. Williams - Wage Snatch (1961) ... Mr. Williams
1961
ActorCheckmate
(TV Series) Miles Archer - Voyage Into Fear (1961) ... Miles Archer (uncredited)
1961
ActorArt Carney Special
(TV Series) Dawes - Full Moon Over Brooklyn (1960) ... Dawes
1960
ActorPlay of the Week
(TV Series) - A Palm Tree in a Rose Garden (1960)
1960
ActorNew York Confidential
(TV Series) Charlie Harrison / George - Come Home to Death (1959) ... Charlie Harrison - The Most Dangerous Animal (1959) ... George
1959
ActorOne Step Beyond
(TV Series) Andrew Courtney - The Captain's Guests (1959) ... Andrew Courtney
1959
ActorToo Young to Go Steady
(TV Series) - Pam Fails to Land a Part in the School Play (1959)
1959
ActorThe Rifleman
(TV Series) Wes Carney - The Retired Gun (1959) ... Wes Carney
1959
ActorPlayhouse 90
(TV Series) Malcolm Field - Shadows Tremble (1958) ... Malcolm Field
1958
ActorThe Phil Silvers Show
(TV Series) Pvt. Pearly Johnson / Ego - Papa Bilko (1958) ... Pvt. Pearly Johnson - Bilko Gets Some Sleep (1956) ... Ego
1956-1958
ActorTrue Story
(TV Series) - The Scent of Roses (1958)
1958
ActorKraft Theatre
(TV Series) - All Those Beautiful Girls (1957) - Now, Where Was I? (1955)
1955-1957
Actor12 Angry Men
Juror 12
1957
ActorRobert Montgomery Presents
(TV Series) Philip - One Bright Day (1956) - Deadline (1955) - Ten Minute Alibi (1954) ... Philip - Skyblock (1954) - The Paradise Cafe (1954) Show all 6 episodes
1954-1956
ActorModern Romances
(TV Series) - The Big Scoop: Part 5 (1956) - The Big Scoop: Part 4 (1956) - The Big Scoop: Part 3 (1956) - The Big Scoop: Part 2 (1956) - The Big Scoop: Part 1 (1956) Show all 10 episodes
1955-1956
ActorMama
(TV Series) - Big Brother Nels (1955)
1955
ActorStudio One in Hollywood
(TV Series) Skeets - Henchman / Bodyguard / Bill Albert - Pigeons and People (1955) - Plan for Escape (1952) ... Skeets - Henchman / Bodyguard - There Was a Crooked Man (1952) - The Happy Housewife (1951) ... Bill Albert
1951-1955
ActorOmnibus
(TV Series) (segment "The Man of Destiny") - The Man of Destiny (1953) ... (segment "The Man of Destiny")
1953
ActorThree Steps to Heaven
(TV Series) Chip Morrison
1953
ActorSuspense
(TV Series) James Forsythe / Salty Jones / Dancing Dan - F.O.B. Vienna (1953) ... James Forsythe - The Juiceman (1951) ... Salty Jones - Dancing Dan's Christmas (1950) ... Dancing Dan
1950-1953
ActorEye Witness
(TV Series) - Apartment 4-D (1953)
1953
ActorTales of Tomorrow
(TV Series) - Bound Together (1952)
1952
ActorOut There
(TV Series) Captain Bill Hurley - Guest in the House (1952) - Outer Limit (1951) ... Captain Bill Hurley
1951-1952
ActorLights Out
(TV Series) - This Way to Heaven (1951)
1951
ActorArmstrong Circle Theatre
(TV Series) - Disaster (1951)
1951
ActorHighway 301
William B. 'Bill' Phillips
1950
ActorStarlight Theatre
(TV Series) Mike Barry - Welcome Home (1950) ... Mike Barry
1950
ActorThe Philco Television Playhouse
(TV Series) - The Man in the Black Hat (1950)
1950
RoleTitleYear
Soundtrack10
(performer: "Don't Call It Love")
1979
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Making of 'Casey's Shadow'
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1978
SelfPacific Challenge
(Documentary) Narrator
1975
SelfA Statue for 'The Sandpiper'
(Documentary short) Self (uncredited)
1965
SelfThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #9.6 (1955) ... Self
1955
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageInterview mit Produzent Euan Lloyd und Ingrid Pitt
(Video documentary short) Robert McCann (uncredited)
2010
Archive footageStrictly Courtroom
(TV Movie documentary) Juror #12 (uncredited)
2008
Archive footageSam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2004
Archive footageThe Making of 'Midway'
(Video documentary short) Rear Admiral Frank Fletcher
2001
Archive footageMoonlighting
(TV Series) Alexander Hayes - The Straight Poop (1987) ... Alexander Hayes (uncredited) - It's a Wonderful Job (1986) ... Alexander Hayes (uncredited)
1986-1987
Archive footageHenry Fonda: The Man and His Movies
(TV Movie documentary) Actor in '12 Angry Men' (uncredited)
1982
Archive footageAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Henry Fonda
(TV Special documentary) Juror 12 (uncredited)
1978