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Tom Skerritt

 
Bio:
Best Actor Emmy winner for the series, "Picket Fences," Skerritt is well known from his film work, including M*A*S*H, Turning Point (Best Supporting Actor Award, National Board of Review), Alien, A River Runs Through It, Steel Magnolias, Top Gun, and Contact, among others. At UCLA, he studied film ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Best Actor Emmy winner for the series, "Picket Fences," Skerritt is well known from his film work, including M*A*S*H, Turning Point (Best Supporting Actor Award, National Board of Review), Alien, A River Runs Through It, Steel Magnolias, Top Gun, and Contact, among others. At UCLA, he studied film ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere, 2013
Lucien Wilbanks

Photos

Theatre Marquee unveiling for 'Straight White Men' starring  Armie Hammer and Tom Ske Photo

Theatre Marquee unveiling for 'Straight White Men' starring Armie Hammer and Tom Skerritt at the Helen Hayes Theatre on May 18, 2018 in New York City.

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Date:
12/30/2018
Armie Hammer,Tom Skerritt, Paul Schneider and Josh Charles  Photo

Armie Hammer,Tom Skerritt, Paul Schneider and Josh Charles

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Date:
06/15/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Premiere, 2013
Lucien Wilbanks

Tom Skerritt Biography

Best Actor Emmy winner for the series, "Picket Fences," Skerritt is well known from his film work, including M*A*S*H, Turning Point (Best Supporting Actor Award, National Board of Review), Alien, A River Runs Through It, Steel Magnolias, Top Gun, and Contact, among others. At UCLA, he studied film writing and theatre and mentored with Robert Altman, Hal Ashby and Ridley Scott. In 1994 he received a Life Achievement Honor from UCLA; in 2007, a Life Achievement from Wayne State University followed with a Laureate Award from The Rainier Club in Seattle. In 2011, he received the Saturn Best Guest Actor Award - TV. In 2004, along with other Hollywood transplants, he founded The Film School in Seattle, with a focus on feature storytelling. The success of the school, started the Red Badge Project, Storytelling for PTS Vets in VA Centers throughout the state of Washington. Recently, Skerritt founded Heyou Media, a New Media content company. He made his Broadway debut in 2013 in A Time to Kill.




Tom Skerritt News

VOODOO MACBETH, THE FORGOTTEN PLACE, ON OUR OWN ISLAND, and More Win Big at the 27th  Photo VOODOO MACBETH, THE FORGOTTEN PLACE, ON OUR OWN ISLAND, and More Win Big at the 27th Annual Sedona International Film Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2021

Check out the full list of winners, including Lifetime Achievement Awards to Oscar-winning costume designer Bob Mackie for his body of work; director and actor Luis Valdez; and iconic actor Tom Skerritt. 

Bob Mackie Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Sedona International Film Festi Photo Bob Mackie Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Sedona International Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 26, 2021

In Mackie’s honor, the Barbra Streisand classic Funny Lady, the sequel to Funny Girl,will be screened.  Funny Lady, which was nominated for five Oscars including Best Costume Design, will screen at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16 at SPAC.

Celebrate Halloween with Five Movies From the Written Works of Stephen King Photo Celebrate Halloween with Five Movies From the Written Works of Stephen King
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 28, 2020

Prepare for terrifying suspense and bone-chilling thrills with this new 5-Movie Collection arriving on Blu-ray September 15, 2020.

Key West Film Festival Announces Official Lineup, Featuring MARRIAGE STORY, JUST MERC Photo Key West Film Festival Announces Official Lineup, Featuring MARRIAGE STORY, JUST MERCY, & More!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 30, 2019

The 8th Annual Key West Film Festival announces its official 2019 lineup including major fall films from Noah Baumbach and Destin Daniel Cretton. More than 115 films and V/R pieces will be shown during the 5-day festival, which runs November 20-24. Nearly half of the feature films at the festival will be Florida festival premieres.

KWFF 2019 Announces Golden Key Award Recipients Photo KWFF 2019 Announces Golden Key Award Recipients
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 24, 2019

KEY WEST FILM FESTIVAL announced today that Kimberly Peirce and Tom Skerritt will receive the prestigious Golden Key Awards at this year's festival, running November 20-24, 2019.

Theatre And Dance At Wayne State University Honors Jeffrey Seller With 2019 Apple Awa Photo Theatre And Dance At Wayne State University Honors Jeffrey Seller With 2019 Apple Award At HAMILTON
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2019

The Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance, a program within the College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts at Wayne State University, is thrilled to honor Michigan native and Tony Award-winning producer of 'Hamilton,' Jeffrey Seller, with the 2019 Apple Award on Wednesday, March 27 at the Fisher Theatre. A private, pre-show reception with Mr. Seller will be held at the Fisher Theatre before guests attend 'Hamilton' that evening at 8 p.m.

Bid Now to Attend The Creative Coalition's Spotlight Awards Benefit Photo Bid Now to Attend The Creative Coalition's Spotlight Awards Benefit
by Stephi Wild - Jan 5, 2019

Gain access to one of the best happenings during the Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2019. You and a guest will win VIP access to The Creative Coalition's Spotlight Initiative Awards Gala celebrating individual achievements in independent filmmaking.

Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Marquees of 2018 Photo Photo Coverage: A Look Back on the Marquees of 2018
by Walter McBride - Dec 30, 2018

Today, we're giving you a look back on the marquees of 2018, with this retrospective album from our archives.

Drexel Announces 2019 Lineup For AMERICA'S GREATEST FILMS Photo Drexel Announces 2019 Lineup For AMERICA'S GREATEST FILMS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 5, 2018

The historic Drexel Theatre today announced the lineup for its 2019 America's Greatest Films series, made possible through a generous gift from PNC Bank. Launched in 2017 as a thank you to the community, the series offers free screenings of some of the nation's most beloved classic films on the first Tuesday of each month with a pre-screening introduction and post-screening Q&A.

STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Takes Final Broadway Bow Today Photo STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Takes Final Broadway Bow Today
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 9, 2018

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Straight White Men will conclude its limited run today, September 9. The play began previews at the Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) on Friday, June 29, 2018 and officially opened on Broadway on July 23, 2018. Young Jean Lee's dark comedy, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, stars Kate Bornstein, Josh Charles, Ty Defoe, Armie Hammer, Stephen Payne and Paul Schneider.

Tom Skerritt Videos

VIDEO: Armie Hammer Talks Moonwalking, Learning Lines, And Being Out Of His Comfort Z VideoVIDEO: Armie Hammer Talks Moonwalking, Learning Lines, And Being Out Of His Comfort Zone In STRAIGHT WHITE MEN On LATE NIGHT
by Stage Tube - Jul 31, 2018

Armie Hammer talks about his terrifying Broadway debut in Straight White Men, why he moonwalks in the show and the very unique way he learns his lines

VIDEO: Armie Hammer Talks STRAIGHT WHITE MEN, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, & More on THE LAT VideoVIDEO: Armie Hammer Talks STRAIGHT WHITE MEN, CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, & More on THE LATE SHOW
by Macon Prickett - Jul 18, 2018

Armie Hammer visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to talk making his Broadway debut, Call Me By Your Name, & more. Check out the clip below!

BWW TV: Armie Hammer, Josh Charles & More Explain What STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Is All Abou VideoBWW TV: Armie Hammer, Josh Charles & More Explain What STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Is All About!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2018

Second Stage Theater presents Straight White Men, beginning previews at the Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) on Friday, June 29, 2018 and officially opening on Monday, July 23, 2018. Young Jean Lee's dark comedy, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, will star Armie Hammer, Tom Skerritt, Josh Charles, Kate Bornstein and Ty Defo.

VIDEO: Tom Cruise Confirms TOP GUN Sequel: 'It's Definitely Happening'
by Caryn Robbins - May 24, 2017

In an appearance on this morning's Australian morning show SUNRISE today, actor Tom Cruise confirmed rumors that a new installment of TOP GUN is in the works.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'We, the Juries' Episode of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE
by - Jan 10, 2014

On the next episode of CBS's THE GOOD WIFE titled 'We, the Juries,' Alicia and Will each represent one-half of a couple accused of smuggling drugs, but the courtroom becomes mired in confusion and legal technicalities when they insist on separate jury pools.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of A TIME TO KILL on Opening Night- Sebastian Arcelus, Patrick Page & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 21, 2013

The show opened last night, October 20, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there throughout the night to celebrate with the cast. Check out what the whole gang had to say below!

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet at A TIME TO KILL with Joan Rivers, Bobby Cannavale & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 21, 2013

The show opened last night, October 20, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on the red caret to chat with the guest, including Joan Rivers, Bobby Cannavale, Patrick Stewart and more. Check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Opening Tonight! Video Preview of A TIME TO KILL ON BROADWAY!
by Robert Diamond - Oct 20, 2013

It's the first ever John Grisham novel to be adapted for the stage and we're excited to present a first look at the explosive courtroom drama on Broadway, before the show opens on Sunday night, October 20.

BWW TV: Get an Explosive First Look at A TIME TO KILL ON BROADWAY!
by Robert Diamond - Oct 18, 2013

It's the first ever John Grisham novel to be adapted for the stage and we're excited to present a first look at the explosive courtroom drama on Broadway, before the show opens on Sunday night, October 20.

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet A TIME TO KILL's 'Gwen Hailey'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 7, 2013

Below, we bring you an exclusive first look at 'Gwen Hailey', played by Tonya Pinkins.


Tom Skerritt Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tom Skerritt been in?
Tom Skerritt has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Tom Skerritt been in?
Tom Skerritt has not appeared in the West End