Philip Casnoff

Biography: Official Lifetime Telvision Press Release Bigoraphy: Philip Casnoff was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the setting of Strong Medicine. Philip Casnoff stars as Dr. Robert Jackson, Rittenhouse Hospital's chief of staff, whose primary concern is to keep the integrity of the hospital intact, in LIFETIME Television's hit dramma series "Strong Medicine" Casnoff was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his performance as Frank Sinatra in the CBS miniseries "Sinatra." His numerous roles in television miniseries include both parts I & II of the critically acclaimed epic "North and South" Danielle Stelle's "Zoya,"George Washington," in which he protrayed Lafayette, "Heaven and Hell," and "Hand of a Stranger." He has also starred in a slate of movies for telvision, including "Journey to Mrs," "Ironclads," "The Red Spider," "Little Girls in Pretty Boxes," and "Defenders, Taking the First." He most recently starred in the HBO series "OZ." He played Nikolai Stanislofsky, ending up murdered while taking a bath by means of electrocution.

He was a series regular in the drama "Under Suspicion," he played a recurring role on "Sisters" and has guest-starred on such series as "Chicago Hope" and "The Practice"

An accomplished performer who sings and playes the piano, Casnoff has also nejoyed a successful stae career. On Broadway, he starred in such productions as "Shogun the Muscial," "The Devil's Disciple," "Grease," and Trevor Nunn's "Chess," for which he won the 1988 Theater World Award. Off-Broadway, his credits include starring roles in the New York Shakespeare Festival production of "Up Against It," for which he recieved a Drama Desk Award nomination and "The Penny Opera - Mack the Knife" with Bebe Neuwirth.
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Philip Casnoff's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 70
Highest Metascore: 70 Oz: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 70 Oz: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Monk: Season 4 Jul 8, 2005 Director 8.3
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 6 Jun 12, 2005 Director tbd
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 5 Jun 13, 2004 Dr. Robert "Bob" Jackson / Director tbd
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 4 Jun 15, 2003 Dr. Robert "Bob" Jackson / Director tbd
tbd Oz: Season 6 Jan 5, 2003 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 8.8
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 3 Jul 21, 2002 Dr. Robert "Bob" Jackson / Director tbd
tbd Oz: Season 5 Jan 6, 2002 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 8.9
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 2 Jul 15, 2001 Dr. Robert "Bob" Jackson tbd
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 1 Jul 23, 2000 Dr. Robert "Bob" Jackson 7.0
tbd Oz: Season 4 Jul 12, 2000 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 9.0
tbd Oz: Season 3 Jul 14, 1999 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 9.0
tbd Oz: Season 2 Jul 11, 1998 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 9.1
70 Oz: Season 1 Jul 12, 1997 Nikolai Stanislofsky (Episodes 19 - 31) 9.1