Robert Lewis (I) (1909–1997)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,745 this week
Trailer
2:56 | Trailer
Robert Lewis was one of the original members of the Group Theatre in the 1930s and co-founder of the Actors Studio in 1947. He was active as a character actor in Hollywood for only a brief period, under contract first to Fox Studios and then MGM. Though he went on to appear in and direct Hollywood musicals, Lewis preferred the stage, eventually ... See full bio »

What Movie Makes John Cena Cry Like a Baby?

Dolittle star John Cena shares the movie that makes him ugly cry and gets us excited for his new film with Jackie Chan.

Watch now

Back in the Day: Actors' Early Roles

Take a look back at the early roles of some of Hollywood's heavy hitters.

See the full gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 49 people
created 30 May 2013
 
a list of 59 people
created 6 months ago
 
a list of 683 people
created 17 Sep 2013
 
a list of 69 people
created 18 Jul 2014
 
a list of 987 people
created 1 month ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Robert Lewis's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Related Videos

Photos

Known For

Ziegfeld Follies Chinese Gentleman ('Limehouse Blues' / Telephone Voice ('Number Please')
(1945)
Monsieur Verdoux Maurice Bottello - Verdoux's Friend
(1947)
Anything Goes Director
(1956)
Knots Landing Director
(1992)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (11 credits)
 1988 Hawken's Breed
Tackett's Gang
 1973 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Crony I
- Maid for Each Other (1973) ... Crony I
 1947 Monsieur Verdoux
Maurice Bottello - Verdoux's Friend
 1945 The Hidden Eye
Stormvig
 1945 Ziegfeld Follies
Chinese Gentleman ('Limehouse Blues' / Telephone Voice ('Number Please')
 1945 The Last Installment (Short)
Kovak (as Bob Lewis)
 1945 Son of Lassie
Sergeant Schmidt
 1944 Dragon Seed
Capt. Sato
 1943 Paris After Dark
Col. Pirosh
 1943 Bomber's Moon
Priest (scenes deleted)
 1943 Tonight We Raid Calais
Maurice Bonnard
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He played Clayton in Clifford Odets' play, "Waiting for Lefty," in a Group Theater Company production at the Selwyn Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Morris Carnovsky (Harry Fatt); Art Smith (Joe); Ruth Nelson (Edna); Tony Kraber (Miller); Louis Leverett (Irv); Phoebe Brand (Florrie); Jules Garfield (Sid); Elia Kazan (Keller); ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bobby Lewis | Bob Lewis
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Broadway director and famed acting teacher who made a few films. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed