Robert Patrick

Author: Robert Patrick

Profile: Robert Patrick is an American actor and voice actor. He was born in Marietta, Georgia, U.S.  He completed his education at Farmington High School and Bowling Green State University. He is popular for portraying in villainous characters.

He developed interest in acting when a drama class sparked this interest after which he dropped out of college. In 1986 he entered the film industry and played supporting roles in a number of films including Die Hard 2 (1990) in a supporting role, in Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991) as main antagonist, Wayne’s World (1992) for a cameo appearance, and Last Action Hero (1993). A number of other films under his credit include Fire in the Sky (1993), Striptease (1996), Cop Land (1997), The Faculty (1998), Spy Kids (2001), Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003), Ladder 49 (2004), Walk the Line (2005), Flags of Our Fathers (2006), We Are Marshall (2006), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009) and Safe House (2012).

Patrick is well known for his portrayals in television as Colonel Tom Ryan in The Unit and FBI Special Agent John Doggett in The X-Files. Patrick has played many ongoing roles in series like Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Outer Limits, Last Resort, The Sopranos, Sons of Anarchy, Elvis and From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. He has also been guest host of Gunny Time, on season two. In the CBS drama series Scorpion, in 2014 he was cast in the role of Cabe Gallo (DHS agent). In 1990, he married Barbara Hooper. He is a devout Episcoplian and also the Boozefighters motorcycle club member. Many a times he joins a charity motorcycle ride called Love Ride held in Southern California, every year.

Writing style: Robert Patrick’s genre is comedies, dramas and musicals.

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1986 – Eye of the Eagle, Equalizer 2000, Future Hunters

1987 – Killer Instinct, Warlords from Hell

1989 – Hollywood Boulevard II

1990 – Die Hard 2

1991 – Terminator 2: Judgement Day

1992 – Wayne’s World, Broken

1993 – Fire in the Sky, Last Action Hero

1994 – Double Dragon

1995 – The Cool Surface, Zero Tolerance, Decoy

1996 – Body Shot,  T2 3-D: Battle Across Time, Striptease

1997 – Hongkong 97, Cop Land, Rosewood, Hacks, The Only Thrill, Asylum

1998 – The Vivero Letter, Ambushed, Renequade Force, The Faculty

1999 – From Dusk Till Down 2: Texas Blood Money, A Texas Funeral, Shogun Cop, Tactical Assault

2000 – Mexico City, All the Pretty Horses

2001 – Say Kids, Texas Rangers, BackFlash, Angels Don’t Sleep Here

2002 – Out of These Rooms, Pavement, Ticker, D-Tox

2003 – Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle

2004 – Ladder 49

2005 – Supercross, Walk the Line, The Fix

2006 – Firewall, The Marine, Flags of our Fathers, We Are Marshall

2007 – Bridge to Terabithia, Balls of Fury

2008 – Fly Me to the Moon, Strange Wilderness

2009 – Autopsy, Alien Trespass, Lonely Street, The Black Waters of Echo’s Pond The Men Who Stare at Goats

2010 – Five Minarets in New York, The Wrath of Cain

2011 – S.W.A.T: Fire Flight, Red Faction: Origins, Good Day for It

2012 – Safe House, Trouble with the Curve, Jayne Mansfield’s Car, Mafia

2013 – Gangster Squad, Lovelace, Identity Thief

2014 – Endless Love, Kill the Messenger, The Road Within, Ask Me Anything

2015 – Lost After Dark, Hellions, Hollywood Adventures

2017 – Eloise, Lat Rampage

2018 – Edge of Fear, Back Roads

2019 – Sqt. Will Gardner, The Poison Rose, The Rising Hawk, The Laundromat, Tone-Deaf

2020 – Honest Thief

Awards and Acknowledgements:


1992 – Nominated for MTV Movie Awards for Best Villain (Terminator2: Judgement Day)

1992 – Nominated for Saturn Awards for Best Supporting Actor (Terminator 2: Judgement Day)

1994 – Nominated for Saturn Awards for Best Actor (Fire in the Sky)

2001 – Won Saturn Awards for Best Actor on Television (The X-Files)

2002 – Nominated for Saturn Awards for Best Actor on Television (The X-Files)

2005 – Won the Jury Awards for Best Actor (The Fix)