Anthony Zerbe

Biography: Anthony was born on May 20, 1936 in Long Beach, CA. Early on he disdained the "surfer" mentality of his California boyhood friends, Anthony chose to head to New York to become an actor. He studied with Stella Adler and worked off-Broadway before achieving success in the mid-'60s. He made his film debut in 1967's Will Penny, after which he settled into a series of sharkish, saturnine villainous portrayals. An adherent of EST training, Anthony preferred to work with people who allowed him "space" to develop a characterization; one such person was David Janssen, with whom Anthony appeared on the mid-'70s TV series Harry O (in which he won an Emmy award for his portrayal of Lieutenant Trench). Active on-stage and in films and television into the 1990s, Anthony has contributed some unforgettable acting moments to the big screen, notably as the shadow-enshrouded leper in 1971's Papillon and the "blowed up real good" secondary villain in the 1989 James Bond opus License to Kill.Anthony was born on May 20, 1936 in Long Beach, CA. Early on he disdained the "surfer" mentality of his California boyhood friends, Anthony chose to head to New York to become an actor. He studied with Stella Adler and worked off-Broadway before achieving success in the mid-'60s. He made his film debut in 1967's Will Penny, after which he settled into a series of sharkish, saturnine villainous portrayals. An adherent of EST training, Anthony preferred to work with people who allowed him "space" to develop a characterization; one such person was David Janssen, with whom Anthony appeared on the mid-'70s TV series Harry O (in which he won an Emmy award for his portrayal of Lieutenant Trench). Active on-stage and in films and television into the 1990s, Anthony has contributed some unforgettable acting moments to the big screen, notably as the shadow-enshrouded leper in 1971's Papillon and the "blowed up real good" secondary villain in the 1989 James Bond opus License to Kill.

Anthony currently focuses on his stage work, and resides with his wife in CA.
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Anthony Zerbe's Scores

Average career score: 61
Highest Metascore: 90 American Hustle
Lowest Metascore: 44 See No Evil, Hear No Evil
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 9
  2. Negative: 0 out of 9
9 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
50 Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks Dec 12, 2014 Mr. Crumwald tbd
90 American Hustle Dec 13, 2013 Senator Mitchel 7.3
64 Star Trek: Insurrection Dec 11, 1998 Vice-Admiral Dougherty 5.9
56 Touch Feb 14, 1997 Father Donahue tbd
58 Licence to Kill Jul 14, 1989 Milton Krest 7.1
44 See No Evil, Hear No Evil May 12, 1989 Sutherland 7.2
69 The Dead Zone Oct 21, 1983 Roger Stuart / Roger Stuart 1.3
58 Papillon Dec 16, 1973 Toussaint tbd
56 The Omega Man Aug 1, 1971 Matthias tbd