|Born||September 9th, 1923 |
La Jolla, California, United States
|Died||September 10th, 2011 |
Stony Brook, New York, United States
|Productions||The Twilight Zone as Jerry Etherson|
Cliff Robertson was an American actor.
Born Clifford Robertson III in La Jolla, California, he was initially a United States Marine and journalist before being selected by Robert Kennedy to play him in PT 109. He trained at the Actor's Studio, and won an Academy Award for his leading role in Charly.
As well as his numerous film roles such as in Three Days of the Condor and Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken, Robertson made a large number of television appearances including The Twilight Zone and Batman. He also played "Uncle" Ben Parker in the Spider-Man trilogy.
Robertson passed away in 2011.
Robertson gave only one singing performance in his lengthy career, performing "I Only Have Eyes For You" while guest starring on The Twilight Zone.
- I Only Have Eyes For You (solo)