Robert Patrick Biography
Robert Patrick Jr. is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayals of villainous characters. Robert is a Saturn Award winner with four nominations. He entered film in 1986 after he dropped out of college when drama class sparked his interest in acting. Robert played a supporting role in Die Hard 2 (1990). He also starred as the T-1000, the main antagonist of Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) – a role he repeated for cameo appearances in Wayne’s World (1992) and Last Action Hero (1993).
Other known film credits include Fire in the Sky (1993), Striptease (1996), Cop Land (1997), The Faculty (1998), Spy Kids (2001), Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003), Ladder 49 (2004), Walk the Line (2005), Flags of Our Fathers (2006), We Are Marshall (2006), Bridge to Terabithia (2007), The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009), and Safe House (2012).
Robert in television he is known for his portrayals of FBI Special Agent John Doggett in The X-Files and Colonel Tom Ryan in The Unit. He has also played ongoing roles in series such as The Outer Limits, The Sopranos, Elvis, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Burn Notice, Last Resort, Sons of Anarchy and From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series. He was cast in the role of DHS agent Cabe Gallo in the CBS drama series Scorpion in 2014 . He was also guest host on season two of GunnyTime.
AllMovie journalist Tracie Cooper wrote that, by the conclusion of The X-Files in 2002, Robert had developed a “solid reputation within the industry”, with critics, fans and co-stars alike praising his “work ethic, personality, and consistent performances.” He was described by actor and director Jason Bateman as “one of the great heavies.”
Robert Patrick Age
Robert was born on November 5, 1958 in Marietta, Georgia. He is 60 years old as of 2018.
Robert Patrick Family
Patrick was born in Marietta, Georgia. He is the son to Nadine and Robert Patrick Sr. He is the oldest of five children born. He is of Scottish-Irish ancestry Irish ancestry. Robert’s siblings are Richard Patrick (who is the lead singer for the rock band Filter), Cheri, Karen and Lewis. Robert spent his early life in Bay Village, a small suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. He did not start to pursue an acting career until his mid-twenties.
In his childhood years, He did not like to act. During his third grade, he refused to wear a pair of green tights required for Peter Pan. In 1977 he graduated from Farmington High School in Farmington, Michigan . Robet was a track and field and football athlete at Bowling Green State University He dropped out before graduating when he found interest in Drama and acting.
When he left college, he secured a position as a house painter and continued as such until a boating accident in 1984 in Lake Erie. Robert swam for three hours in order to save others who were still stranded on the accident site, nearly drowning in the attempt.
After the accident, Robert moved from Ohio to Los Angeles, California, at age 26. During his first years his main income was as a bartender, and he often lived in his car. He was then picked up for various small roles and cameos in low-budget films. Looking back, Patrick credited his early appearances in films to his “tough-looking exterior”.
Robert Patrick Wife
During the filming of Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) Robert married actress Barbara Hooper. The two have appeared together in various media releases such as Zero Tolerance and The X-Files. The couple has two children, a son, Samuel, and a daughter, Austin (named after the police officer the T-1000 impersonates in Terminator 2).
Almost every year, he does the Love Ride, a charity motorcycle ride held annually in Southern California. His brother is Richard Patrick, former guitarist of Nine Inch Nails and lead singer of the rock bands Filter and Army of Anyone. On October 22, 2010, the brothers sang guest vocals on the Filter song “So I Quit” on stage in Dallas, Texas. Patrick is a devout Christian, of the Episcopalian denomination.
Robert Patrick Movies
Movies from Year 2013 to 2018
2018- Back RoadsChief Mansour
2017 – EloiseDr. H.H. Greiss
2017- Last RampageGary Tison
2015 – Lost After DarkMr. C
2015 – HellionsCorman
2015 – Hollywood AdventuresStudio Guard #1
2014 – Endless LoveHarry Elliot
2014 – Kill the MessengerRonald J. Quail
2014 – The Road WithinRobert
2014 – Ask Me AnythingDoug Kampenfelt
2013 – Gangster SquadMax Kennard
2013 – LovelaceJohn Boreman
2013 – Identity ThiefSkiptracer
Movies from Year 2000 to 2006
2006 – The MarineRome
2006 – Flags of Our FathersColonel Chandler Johnson
2006 – We Are MarshallHead Coach Rick Tolley
2005 – SupercrossEarl Cole
2005 – Walk the LineRay Cash
2005 – The FixShay Riley
2004 – Ladder 49Lenny Richter
2003 – Charlie’s Angels: Full ThrottleRay Carter
2002 – Out of These RoomsJohn Michael
2002 – PavementSamuel Brown
2002 – The Hire: TickerFBI Agent
2002 – D-ToxPeter Noah
2001 – Spy KidsMr. Lisp
2001 – Texas RangersSgt. John Armstrong
2000 – BackFlashRay Bennet
2001 – Angels Don’t Sleep HereDetective Russell Stark
2000 – Mexico CityAmbassador Mills
2000 – All the Pretty HorsesCole
Robert Patrick Terminator 2
Robert made a short appearance in Die Hard 2 as a bit part henchman for Colonel Stuart before landing a role in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) as the main villain, the T-1000; it was his first starring role. The film’s director James Cameron , said he chose Patrick for the role because of his physical appearance, which he felt fit the role. In the filming of Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Robert was “broke”, living in a cheap apartment with his girlfriend, Barbara, whom he married during filming. He has credited the film with starting his career.
Robert Patrick X Files
Robert’s performance in Fire in the Sky led The X-Files creator Chris Carter to cast him in that series for the role of John Doggett. Previously his brother, Richard, had worked for the series by adding music for the soundtrack album The X-Files: The Album. In 2000 Robert was cast as Doggett.
Two seasons later,the X-Files was canceled after Duchovny left the show following season 7, which resulted in low ratings for the show. Robert made several appearances on many genre magazines, with TV Guide going so far as to label him one of the Ten Sexiest Men of Sci-Fi.
Robert Patrick Scorpion
From 2014 to 2018 he played Agent Cabe Gallo on the CBS drama series Scorpion . Scorpion is an action drama television series created by Nick Santora for CBS. The series stars Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Eddie Kaye Thomas, and Jadyn Wong, among others.
It is Loosely based on the life of its executive producer and self-proclaimed computer expert Walter O’Brien. The series centers on O’Brien and his friends helping to solve complex global problems and save lives. On September 22, 2014 that when the series premiered . CBS placed a full season episode order for the first season on October 27, 2014. CBS renewed the series for a fourth season in March 2017, which premiered on September 25, 2017.
During its first season it received mixed reviews. The succeeding seasons achieved a more favorable reception. CBS cancelled the series after four seasons on May 12, 2018.
Robert Patrick Net Worth
Robert has an estimated net worth of $12 million.
Robert Patrick Sopranos
Robert in 2000 he appeared in three episodes of The Sopranos (“The Happy Wanderer”, “Bust Out” and “Funhouse”) as David Scatino, a store owner struggling with gambling debts owed to Richie Aprile and Tony Soprano.
Robert Patrick True Blood
Recently Robert has appeared in a television series known asTrue Blood. True Blood is a dark fantasy horror television series produced and created by Alan Ball and based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries, a series of novels by Charlaine Harris.
It revolves around Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin), a telepathic waitress living in the rural town of Bon Temps, Louisiana. Two years after the invention of a synthetic blood branded “Tru Blood,” vampires are able to “come out of the coffin” and allow their presence to be known to mankind.
Now they are struggling for equal rights and assimilation, while anti-vampire organizations begin to gain power. Sookie’s world is turned upside down when she falls in love with 173-year-old vampire Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer) and for the first time must navigate the trials, tribulations, and terrors of intimacy and relationships.
Austin Patrick Robert Patrick
Robert and daughter Austin Patrick pose for a photograph during the 6th Annual Collectors Convention 2015 at Hotel Grand Palace on May 4, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan.
Robert Patrick Terminator 5
Robert seemed hesitant at a return due to the lack of involvement of key players in the franchise… most notably James Cameron but was interested in the script of what came to be Genisys and also open to an offer and interested to see how studios would bring back the character.
With news of James Cameron’s return however Robert Patrick has changed his thoughts on a return when he spoke to Yahoo Movies UK while promoting Terminator 2: Judgment Day 3D in the UK he Exclusively told them the following…
Robert Patrick Walk The Line
Walk the Line is a biographical drama film directed by James Mangold. Its screenplay, written by Mangold and Gill Dennis. It is based on two autobiographies authored by singer-songwriter Johnny Cash—Man in Black: His Own Story in His Own Words and Cash: The Autobiography. It follows Cash’s early life, his romance with June Carter, and his ascent to the country music scene. It stars Joaquin Phoenix as Cash, Reese Witherspoon as Carter, Ginnifer Goodwin as Vivian Liberto, and Robert Patrick as Cash’s father.
It was previewed at the Telluride Film Festival on September 4, 2005, and went into wide release on November 18. The film was nominated for five Oscars at the 78th Academy Awards, including Best Actor (Phoenix), Best Actress (Witherspoon, which she won), and Best Costume Design (Arianne Phillips). It grossed more than $186 million worldwide.