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Ron Rifkin

 
Date of Birth: October 31, 1939 (83)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater and National Theatre One-Night Reading, 2017
Senator Bernard Sanders
  [Off-Broadway]
2econd Stage Theatre Production, 2014
Isaac [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2012
Yevgeny Zunse
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2000
Henry Dennett
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Herr Schultz
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Mikhailo Aleksandrovich Rakitin
  [Broadway]
1994
Phillip Gellburg
  [New York]
Workshop, 1993
Dr. Tambourri
  [Broadway]
1989
Alper
  [Regional (US)]
World Premiere, 1986
Weisskopf
  [Broadway]
1979
Arthur Korman

Ron Rifkin Movies

Flareup
 
[1969]
Sailor
The Devil's 8
 
[1969]
Stewart Martin
Silent Running
 
[1972]
Marty Barker
The Sunshine Boys
 
[1975]
T.V. Floor Manager
Rabbit Test
 
[1978]
Dr. Briscoe
The Big Fix
 
[1978]
Randy
The Sting II
 
[1983]
Eddie
Kidco
 
[1984]
George Tuskle
Husbands and Wives
 
[1992]
Rain's Analyst
Manhattan Murder Mystery
 
[1993]
Sy
Wolf
 
[1994]
Doctor
Last Summer in the Hamptons
 
[1995]
Eli Garfield
I'm Not Rappaport
 
[1996]
Feigenbaum
The Substance of Fire
 
[1996]
Isaac Geldhart
L.A. Confidential
 
[1997]
D.A. Ellis Loew
The Negotiator
 
[1998]
Grant Frost
Boiler Room
 
[2000]
Judge Marty Davis
Keeping the Faith
 
[2000]
Larry Friedman
The Majestic
 
[2001]
Kevin Bannerman
Sam the Man
 
[2001]
Richard
Tadpole
 
[2002]
Professor Tisch
Just a Kiss
 
[2002]
Dr. Fauci
Dragonfly
 
[2002]
Charlie Dickinson
The Sum of All Fears
 
[2002]
Secretary of State Owens
Pulse
 
[2006]
Dr. Waterson
Peep World
 
[2010]
Henry Meyerwitz
The Words
 
[2012]
Timothy Epstein
True Memoirs of an International Assassin
 
[2016]
Amos
A Star Is Born
 
[2018]
Carl
Minyan
 
[2020]
Josef
Funny Pages
 
[2022]
Grandfather

Ron Rifkin TV Shows

Alias
 
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Arvin Sloane
Brothers & Sisters
 
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Saul Holden
ER
 
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Dr. Carl Vucelich
Gotham
 
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Father Creal, Father Creel
Law & Order
 
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Alex Drakos, Phillip Nevins
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
 
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Marvin Exley
Limitless
 
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Dennis Finch
One Day at a Time
 
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Nick Handris
The Outer Limits
 
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Dr. Martin Nodel
The Rockford Files
 
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Warren Weeks, Tom Robertson
The Trials of Rosie O'Neill
 
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Ben Meyer

Ron Rifkin Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2015 - The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, HAYES Production
Ron RifkinCamp David
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Featured Actor - Musical
Ron RifkinCabaret
 
Tony Awards - 1998 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Gold Star
Ron Rifkin, Cabaret
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production
Ron Rifkin3 Hotels
 
The Lortels - 1994 - Outstanding Lead Actor Gold Star
Ron Rifkin, Three Hotels
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Actor - Play
Ron Rifkin , Three Hotels
 
The Lortels - 1992 - Outstanding Lead Actor Gold Star
Ron Rifkin, The Substance of Fire
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Actor - Play Gold Star
Ron Rifkin, The Substance of Fire

Ron Rifkin News

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE Producer Si Litvinoff Passes Away at 93 Photo A CLOCKWORK ORANGE Producer Si Litvinoff Passes Away at 93
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 7, 2023

Si Litvinoff, the visionary producer whose foresight in cinema art led to perennial classics such as Stanley Kubrick's ‚ÄúA Clockwork Orange,‚ÄĚ Nicolas Roeg's ‚ÄúWalkabout‚ÄĚ, 'The Man Who Fell to Earth,' starring David Bowie, and more passed away peacefully on Monday, December 26, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. He was 93.¬†¬† ¬†

The Name Droppers Will Hold Fundraiser 'Ukraine We Stand' at The Bijou Theater Photo The Name Droppers Will Hold Fundraiser 'Ukraine We Stand' at The Bijou Theater
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2022

Connecticut based Blues/Rock quartet, The Name Droppers, have a storied history. The Name Droppers were the backing band for legendary performer Charlie Karp who played with Buddy Miles.

Kennedy Caughell, Lana Gordon & More to Star in Industry Reading of SUPERYOU Photo Kennedy Caughell, Lana Gordon & More to Star in Industry Reading of SUPERYOU
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre¬†in association with¬†Melissa M Jones/All Awesome LLC, will present an industry reading of¬†SuperYou, a new musical with book, lyrics, music and arrangements from the visionary mind of creator,¬†Lourds Lane¬†at¬†Theatre Row ‚Äď Theater 2¬†(410 West 42nd Street) on Thursday, April 21 at 3pm.

Carole Sylvan and The Name Droppers Come to The Triad Theater Next Month Photo Carole Sylvan and The Name Droppers Come to The Triad Theater Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2021

Carole Sylvan is no stranger to the mainstream music scene, having scored a Billboard top 10 hit with her song ‚ÄúJust Doin' What We Love‚ÄĚ in 2009, along with having performed with numerous A-list artists such as C&C Music Factory, Peabo Bryson, Toni Braxton and Lionel Richie, just to name a few.

Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the  Photo Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the Stephen Sondheim Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Stephen Sondheim Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, the show currently inhabiting the theatre, Mrs. Doubtfire, and more!

Theater Stories: Parties With Cher, Dolly Parton & Diana Ross, The Long-Running CABAR Photo Theater Stories: Parties With Cher, Dolly Parton & Diana Ross, The Long-Running CABARET Revival, and More About Studio 54!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 6, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features Studio 54! Learn about the star-studded parties during the venue's nightclub days, with artists artists including Dolly Parton, Diana Ross, Liza Minnelli, and more; the long-running revival of Cabaret starring Alan Cumming and more!

HIGH SCORE Makes West Coast Premiere Photo HIGH SCORE Makes West Coast Premiere
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 12, 2020

Serena Ryen & Ethan Itzkow of Schmeh Films, the award-winning team behind the film ‚ÄúCASHED‚ÄĚ (now streaming on Amazon Prime Video) are thrilled to announce their new anti-racism social horror film, HIGH SCORE, makes its West Coast premiere at the Oscar¬ģ-Qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival on Monday, November 16, 2020.

Geoff Josselson and Katja Zarolinski Have Launched  JZ Casting Photo Geoff Josselson and Katja Zarolinski Have Launched JZ Casting
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 31, 2020

Casting Directors Geoff Josselson, C.S.A., and Katja Zarolinski, C.S.A., announced today the launch of JZ Casting, a New York-based casting office, with over 25 years of combined experience in the entertainment industry. Their new offices are located at 226 West 37th Street, Suite 604.

Photo Flash: Stars Align For Oscar Winner Joseph Feury's New Exhibit At The National  Photo Photo Flash: Stars Align For Oscar Winner Joseph Feury's New Exhibit At The National Arts Club
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2019

Academy Award winning producer Joseph Feury may be best known for his work on groundbreaking films like ‚ÄúDown & Out in America‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúWhat Sex Am I?‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúNobody's Child,‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúBaghdad ER‚ÄĚ, but in recent years he's turned his attention to the canvas. Michael Douglas, Elaine May, and Lee Grant are proud to present the first complete retrospective of his work, on display at The National Arts Club through October.

Scoop: NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE, 6/11-6/30 Photo Scoop: NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE, 6/11-6/30
by TV Scoop - Jun 11, 2019

Get all the scoop on NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE, 6/11-6/30, airing on NBC on Tuesday, June 11, 2019!

Ron Rifkin Videos

BWW TV: From C-Span to Town Hall! Watch a Scene from ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN?
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 12, 2017

ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN?, a one-night-only staged presentation edited and directed by Nicolas Kent, was presented by The Public Theater in New York and London's National Theatre last night, May 11, at Town Hall. BroadwayWorld is excited to share a scene from the staging below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Elie Wiesel's NIGHT Reading, Featuring Broadway's Jessica Hecht, Tovah Feldshuh, Sheldon Harnick and More
by Stage Tube - Feb 8, 2017

Prominent figures from the arts, politics, human rights, social justice, the media, and academia gathered for a continuous reading of Nobel Peace laureate Elie Wiesel's seismic Holocaust memoir, 'Night,' at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place, on Sunday, January 29, 2017. The all-day 'Night' event took place in front of an overflow audience at the Museum. You can watch footage of the entire event, produced by Folksbiene executive producer Christopher Massimine (edited to 4:30 hours), below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Winning Ugly' on Next THE GOOD WIFE
by - Apr 6, 2015

On the next episode of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE titled "Winning Ugly", when potential voter fraud is discovered in the State's Attorney election, Eli and Alicia take steps to stop a recount by enlisting the help of a well-respected civil rights lawyer

BWW TV Exclusive: Debra Monk Reveals Details on Her Birthday Benefit Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 18, 2014

Beloved stage and screen star Debra Monk celebrates her 65th birthday February 24, 2014, in a free-wheeling rock 'n' roll concert produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was in the rehearsal room with Debra and the gang to preview the show, and you can check out an exclusive interview with Monk below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Andrea Martin Talks Debra Monk's Birthday Benefit Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2014

Beloved stage and screen star Debra Monk celebrates her 65th birthday February 24, 2014, in a free-wheeling rock 'n' roll concert produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was in the rehearsal room with Debra and the gang to preview the show, and you can check out an exclusive interview with Andrea Martin below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Debra Monk and Andrea Martin in Rehearsal for BC/EFA Rock 'n' Roll Benefit and Birthday Bash
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2014

Beloved stage and screen star Debra Monk celebrates her 65th birthday February 24, 2014, in a free-wheeling rock 'n' roll concert produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. In the behind-the-scenes video below, Debra Monk and Andrea Martin take us into the rehearsal room and explain what it means to be 'totally hot and a little dirty.' Click below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Jim Newman Talks Debra Monk's Birthday Benefit Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 15, 2014

Beloved stage and screen star Debra Monk celebrates her 65th birthday February 24, 2014, in a free-wheeling rock 'n' roll concert produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was in the rehearsal room with Debra and the gang to preview the show, and you can check out an exclusive interview with Jim Newman below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - SMASH Goes to 'The Tonys' in 2-Hour Series Finale!
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2013

In the SMASH two-hour series finale on May 26th on NBC, 'The Nominations' and 'The Tonys', it's a crucial moment for both shows as Tony nominations loom, but keeping your eye on the prize can be hard. Click below to watch the promo!

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Jon Robin Baitz on Being Invited to the Tonys Party!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 28, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tony Brunch on May 2, 2012, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Jon Robin Baitz, nominee for Best Play for writing Other Desert Cities.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - A Child Disappears on Tonight's LAW & ORDER:SVU on NBC
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 30, 2011

On tonight's episode of LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT on NBC entitled, 'Lost Traveler', a Romani child disappears on his way home from school. Benson (Mariska Hargitay) and Amaro (Danny Pino) interview the distraught parents, who are distrustful of the police.


Ron Rifkin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ron Rifkin been in?
Ron Rifkin has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

How many West End shows has Ron Rifkin been in?
Ron Rifkin has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ron Rifkin been nominated for?
The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, HAYES Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Camp David , Best Featured Actor - Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Cabaret , Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Cabaret , Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for 3 Hotels , Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for Three Hotels , Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Three Hotels Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for The Substance of Fire and Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Substance of Fire .

What awards has Ron Rifkin won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Cabaret, Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for Three Hotels Outstanding Lead Actor (The Lortels) for The Substance of Fireand Outstanding Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Substance of Fire.