Fritz Weaver

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 70
Fritz William Weaver was an American actor in television, stage, and motion pictures, perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Josef Weiss in the 1978 epic television drama, Holocaust. In cinema, he is best recognized from his debut film Fail Safe (1964), as well as Marathon Man (1976), Creepshow (1982) and The Thomas Crown Affair (1999). read more

Fritz William Weaver was an American actor in television, stage, and motion pictures, perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Josef Weiss in the 1978 epic television drama, Holocaust. In cinema, he is best recognized from his debut film Fail Safe (1964), as well as Marathon Man (1976), Creepshow (1982) and The Thomas Crown Affair (1999). Among many television roles, he performed in two seminal projects: the movie The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975) and the mini-series Holocaust (1978), for which Weaver was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award. He was further known for his work in science fiction and fantasy, especially in television series and movies like The Twilight Zone, 'Way Out, Night Gallery, The X-Files, The Martian Chronicles and Demon Seed, and also narrated educational TV programs.

Birth Name

Francis William Weaver

Born

Tuesday, 19 January 1926

Died

Saturday, 26 November 2016

Actor Filmography

Eli Roth's History of Horror Dexter Stanley 2018
The 71st Annual Tony Awards Self - Memoriam 2017
The Congressman Harlan Lantier 2016
The Cobbler Mr. Solomon 2015
We'll Never Have Paris Phillipe 2014
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight Hugo Black 2013
This Must Be the Place Cheyenne's Father / Cheyenne's Father (voice) 2011
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Dexter Stanley 2007
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Self 2004
The Thomas Crown Affair John Reynolds 1999
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Eli Roth's History of Horror Dexter Stanley 2018
The 71st Annual Tony Awards Self - Memoriam 2017
The Congressman Harlan Lantier 2016
The Cobbler Mr. Solomon 2015
We'll Never Have Paris Phillipe 2014
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight Hugo Black 2013
This Must Be the Place Cheyenne's Father / Cheyenne's Father (voice) 2011
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Dexter Stanley 2007
Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust Self 2004
The Thomas Crown Affair John Reynolds 1999
The Spanish American War Narrator 1998
Promised Land Oliver Hooper 1996
Broken Trust Lionel Nash 1995
Spring Awakening Captain Von Koster / Capt. Von Koster 1994
Pointman Jason 1994
Frasier Sir Trevor Ainsley 1993
The X-Files Senator Albert Sorenson 1993
Blind Spot Simon 1993
Class of '96 Professor Bennenger 1993
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Kovat 1993
Citizen Cohn Sen. Everett Dirksen 1992
Ironclads John Ericsson 1991
Against the Law Skipper Haverhill 1990
Law & Order Larry Weber, Nathan Fogg, Philip Woodleigh 1990
My Name Is Bill W. Dr. Burnham 1989
Monsters Mr. Hallet 1988
Friday the 13th: The Series Asteroth 1987
We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala Self - Performer 1987
Biography Narrator, Mr. Andrew Borden 1987
I'll Take Manhattan Mr. Amberville 1987
The Infinite Voyage Narrator 1987
L.A. Law Dr. Aaron Pierce 1986
American Masters (archive footage), Narrator 1986
Dream West Sen. Thomas Hart Benton 1986
Matlock Pastor James Hubert 1986
Power Wallace Furman 1986
The Twilight Zone Father Matthew Costigan (segment "The Star") 1985
A Death in California Van Niven 1985
The Hearst and Davies Affair Arthur Beal 1985
Murder, She Wrote Edwin Dupont, Judge Lambert, Paris Inspector Hugues Panassié 1984
Hot Pursuit Watkins 1984
Hawaiian Heat Hawthorne 1984
Don't Eat the Pictures: Sesame Street at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Osiris 1983
Tales from the Darkside Dr. Fenner, Sir Edmund Halley 1983
Creepshow Dexter Stanley (segment "The Crate") 1982
Falcon Crest Arthur Maesfield 1981
Jaws of Satan Pater Tom Farrow / Father Tom Farrow 1981
Nightkill Herbert Childs 1980
Magnum, P.I. Captain Cooly, Captain J. Cooly, USN 1980
Children of Divorce Eli Sorenson 1980
The Martian Chronicles Father Peregrine 1980
Dan August: Once Is Never Enough Dr. Michael Serling 1980
Tales of the Unexpected Princey 1979
The Big Fix Oscar Procari Sr. 1978
Holocaust Dr. Josef Weiss 1978
Captains Courageous Harvey Cheyne, Sr. 1977
The Love Boat Mr. Weatherby 1977
Demon Seed Alex Harris 1977
Black Sunday Sam Corley / FBI Agent Sam Corley 1977
Marathon Man Prof. Biesenthal / Professor Biesenthal 1976
Quincy M.E. Sen. William Pike 1976
Wonder Woman Dr. Solano 1975
The Legend of Lizzie Borden Mr. Andrew Borden / Andrew Borden 1975
The Jolly Corner Spencer Brydon 1975
Petrocelli Colonel William Fletcher 1974
Movin' On Eli Hoffner 1974
A Touch of the Poet Cornelius Melody 1974
The Day of the Dolphin Harold DeMilo 1973
Barnaby Jones Jason Matthews, Laurence Sheffield 1973
The Snoop Sisters Anton de Tourolet 1972
The Streets of San Francisco Ted Whitlock 1972
The Delphi Bureau Vander 1972
Kung Fu Hillquist 1972
Cannon Leo Kern, Piermont, Raymond Thurston 1971
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law Dr. Martin Cohen 1971
Banyon Whitney Pemberton 1971
Great Performances Caterpillar 1971
Dan August Dr. Michael Serling 1970
Men at Law John C. Tilton 1970
A Walk in the Spring Rain Roger Meredith 1970
Berlin Affair Joe Mallicent 1970
Night Gallery Dr. Mazi (segment "A Question of Fear") 1969
Room 222 Janos Kulovich 1969
The Maltese Bippy Mischa Ravenswood / Mr. Ravenswood 1969
Medical Center Dr. Matthews 1969
Mod Squad John Palmer 1968
The Outcasts Sam Croft 1968
The Name of the Game Col. Walter Scharz 1968
Hawaii Five-O Dr. Harvey Danworth 1968
Mannix Dr. Cameron McKenzie, William Avery 1967
Ironside Paul Friedland 1967
Gentle Ben Oce Franklin 1967
N.Y.P.D. Kevin Lipton 1967
The Crucible Reverend John Hale / Reverend Hale 1967
The Borgia Stick Anderson 1967
CBS Playhouse David Hoffman 1967
The Invaders Deputy Ambassador Peter Borke 1967
Mission: Impossible Emil Skarbeck, Erik Hagar, George Berlinger, Imre Rogosh 1966
The Felony Squad Bender 1966
The F.B.I. Charles Ridgeway, John Thomas Whiting, Paul Winters, Steven Colton 1965
The Big Valley Burke Jordan, Hebron Grant 1965
The Guns of August Narrator 1964
Fail Safe Col. Cascio 1964
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Andrew Vulcan 1964
12 O'Clock High Col. Peter Raff 1964
The Rogues Gen. Baldassare Cione 1964
To Trap a Spy Andrew Vulcan 1964
Espionage Richard Keller 1963
The Great Adventure Colonel Thomas Rose 1963
The Fugitive Joe Tucker 1963
Combat! Major Chaplain Ernest Miller 1962
The Doctors and the Nurses Father Wickford 1962
The Power and the Glory Schoolmaster 1961
The New Breed Arthur Grissom 1961
Dr. Kildare Arthur Hobler 1961
Cain's Hundred Martin Weir 1961
The Defenders Leo Graves, Vincent Kayle 1961
The Asphalt Jungle Victor Vanda 1961
'Way Out Dr. Landy 1961
CBS Repertoire Workshop Writer 1960
Play of the Week James Califer 1959
The Twilight Zone Chancellor, William Sturka 1959
The Bell Telephone Hour Self - Narrator 1959
Rawhide Jonathan Damon 1959
The DuPont Show of the Month Barsad, Charlie Castle, Horace, Sr. 1957
Playhouse 90 King 1956
Gunsmoke Marshal Burl Masters 1955
The United States Steel Hour Carl Schard, Douglas Oberon, Francis 1953
Omnibus (segment) 1952
Armstrong Circle Theatre Milovan Djilas 1950
Studio One George Hanley 1948
1978 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series Nominated
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