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Rod Steiger (Rodney Stephen Steiger)

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Biography

Westhampton, New York, USA
Rod Steiger was born in Westhampton, New York, to Lorraine (Driver) and Frederick Steiger, both vaudevillians. He had German, Austrian, French, and Scottish ancestry. Steiger moved with his mother to Newark, New Jersey after her divorce was final. He dropped out of Westside High school at age 16 and joined the Navy. He saw action in the Pacific on a destroyer. He returned to New Jersey after the war and worked for the VA. He joined an amateur acting group. He then joined the Actors' Studio using his GI Bill benefits. Read more...

Actor

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Character: Maj. Allan Guillion

The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell 1955

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Character: Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role & Co-Presenter: Short Subject Awards

The 27th Annual Academy Awards 1955

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Character: 'Pinky' Pinkum

Jubal 1956

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Character: Carl Schaffner

Across the Bridge 1957

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Character: Paul Hochen

The Unholy Wife 1957

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Character: Sol Nazerman

The Pawnbroker 1964

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Character: Komarovsky

Doctor Zhivago 1965

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Character: Mr. Joyboy

The Loved One 1965

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Character: Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in Leading Role

The 38th Annual Academy Awards 1966

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Character: Christopher Gill

No Way to Treat a Lady 1968

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Character: Himself - Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role & Co-Presenter: Writing Awards

The 40th Annual Academy Awards 1968

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Character: Laban Feather

Lolly-Madonna XXX 1973

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Character: Guenther von Lutz, German baron

Gli eroi 1973

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Character: Himself - Audience Member

The 52nd Annual Academy Awards 1980

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Character: Colonel Gluck

The Lucky Star 1980

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Character: Himself - Presenter: Paddy Chayefsky Tribute

The 33rd Annual Emmy Awards 1981

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Character: Himself

Il falso bugiardo 2008

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Character: Father Kovak

End of Days 1999

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Character: Judge Sarokin

The Hurricane 1999

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Character: Judge Louis Mead

Crazy in Alabama 1999

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Character: Milton A. Donovan

Incognito 1997

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Character: General Decker

Mars Attacks! 1996

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Character: Col. Owen Stuart

In Pursuit of Honor 1995

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Character: Col. Buck Gunner

Out There 1995

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Character: Joe Leon

The Specialist 1994

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Character: Gen. Frank Zane

The Last Tattoo 1994

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Character: Dr. Myron Hatch

The Neighbor 1993

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Character: Salvatore 'Sam' 'Momo' Giancana

Sinatra 1992

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Character: Frank Argento

Due vite, un destino 1992

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Character: Rev. Willin

The Ballad of the Sad Cafe 1991

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Character: Kallin

Guilty as Charged 1991

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Character: Charlie D'Amico

Men of Respect 1990

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Character: Mayor Eamon Flynn

The January Man 1989

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Character: Jason Hannibal

Catch the Heat 1987

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Character: Mr. Hammerman

Carpool 1996

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Character: John Wesley Northridge II

Dalva 1996

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Character: Dr. Frederick Van Helsing

Modern Vampires 1998

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Character: Sheri Ganse

The Last Producer 2000

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Character: Johnny Ticotin

Body and Soul 2000

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Character: Woodrow McCammon

Cypress Edge 2000

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Character: Floyd Benson

The Hollywood Sign 2001

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Character: Charley McCabe

A Month of Sundays 2001

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Character: King Osso

Lightmaker 2001

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Character: Himself - Guest

The Tonight Show 1962

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Character: Vincenzo Fortelli

Columbo 1971

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Character: Himself

Parkinson 1971

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Character: Charles Dirkson

Ben Casey 1961

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Character: Nick Benko

The Harder They Fall 1956

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Character: Frank Marre

Suspicion 1957

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Character: Dr. Edmund McNally

The Mark 1961

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Character: Frank

Teresa 1951

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Character: Mynheer Peperkorn

Der Zauberberg 1982

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Character: Edoardo Nottola

Le mani sulla città 1963

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Character: Mordechai Samuels

Sword of Gideon 1986

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Character: Himself

I Love Liberty 1982

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Character: Himself - Past Winner

The 70th Annual Academy Awards 1998

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Character: Leo Whaley

Suspense 1949

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Character: Himself - Guest

The Dick Cavett Show 1968

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Character: Justin Lezama

Route 66 1960

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Character: MSgt. Albert Callan

The Sergeant 1968

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Character: Reb Saunders

The Chosen 1981

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Character: Lieutenant McGreary

The Naked Face 1984

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Character: Stanley Shriner Hoff

The Big Knife 1955

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Character: The Intermediary

E venne un uomo 1965

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Character: Himself

Monitor 1958

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Character: Himself - Special Guest

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