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Spike Lee
(Movies & TV)
Stephen King
(Literature)
Robert De Niro
(Movies & TV)
Hal Hartley
(Movies & TV)
Iceland
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Dakota Fanning
(Movies & TV)
 

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Robert John Burke

Knowledge Identifier: +Robert_John_Burke

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Robert John Burke

American actor add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1960.

Countries: United States (56%), Iceland (22%), Italy (11%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Spike Lee, Stephen King, Robert De Niro

Linked to: State University of New York at Purchase, American Broadcasting Company, HBO, NBC

 

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Robert John Burke was born in 1960 add something


1989

He is notable for being a regular performer in fellow Purchase alum Hal Hartley's indie films, such as 1989's "The Unbelievable Truth" and 1992's "Simple Men" add something


1993

He has a twin brother, who made a cameo appearance in Richard Stanley's 1993 film "Dust Devil", playing his twin add something

 

He starred in Richard Stanley's 1993 film Dust Devil, and in 2001's "No Such Thing", in which he plays a foul-mouthed mythical beast living in Iceland add something


1995

He had a small role in Hartley's 1995 film "Flirt" add something


1996

In 1996, he played the lead role in the Stephen King adaptation "Thinner" add something


2004

Also, in 2004 Burke played the role of Mr. Neck in the independent film "Speak" add something


2005

More recently, 2005 was a big year for Burke, having had a small yet memorable role in the John Polson film "Hide and Seek", a psychological thriller starring Robert De Niro and Dakota Fanning add something


2008

Burke portrayed Gen. Ned Almond, commanding general of the 92nd Div., Buffalo Soldiers, in the 2008 Spike Lee film "Miracle at St. Anna" add something

 

In 2008, he portrayed Major General James Mattis, Commanding General of 1st Marine Division in the HBO miniseries "Generation Kill" add something


2012

He appeared in the 2012 film "Safe" add something


2014

In 2014 he appeared in an episode of "Last Week Tonight" parodying his role on "Law & Order" add something


2015

In 2015 he appeared in an episode of "Last Week Tonight" parodying his role on "Law & Order" add something


2018

He played the Colorado Springs chief of police in Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman" in 2018 add something