Bob Gunton

Actor, Film actor

1945 –

37

Who is Bob Gunton?

Robert Patrick "Bob" Gunton, Jr. is an American actor. He is known for playing strict, authoritarian characters, with his best known roles as Warden Samuel Norton in the 1994 prison film The Shawshank Redemption, Chief George Earle in 1993's Demolition Man, Dr. Walcott, the domineering dean of Virginia Medical School in Patch Adams, and President Juan Peron in the original Broadway production of Evita, for which he received a Tony Award nomination.

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Born
Nov 15, 1945
Santa Monica
Also known as
  • Robert Patrick Gunton, Jr.
  • Robert Patrick Gunton Jr
  • Robert Patrick "Bob" Gunton, Jr.
  • Robert Patrick Gunton Jr.
  • Robert Gunton
Parents
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Mater Dei High School
Lived in
  • Santa Monica

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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