John Rubinstein

Actor, Composer, Director
The son of famed pianist and composer Arthur Rubinstein, John Rubinstein has distinguished himself as both a character player and occasional leading man of stage and screen and as a respected film and TV composer.
Born: 12/08/1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Actor (93)

Jekyll 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Bones 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Fosters 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Atlas Shrugged: Part II -- The Strike 2012 (Movie)

Dr. Floyd Ferris (Actor)

Harry's Law 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hello I Must Be Going 2012 (Movie)

Stan (Actor)

True Jackson, VP 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Wizards of Waverly Place 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Ronna & Beverly 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Actor

Desperate Housewives 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

HawthoRNe 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Choose Connor 2008 (Movie)

Cary Evor (Actor)

Dirty Sexy Money 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Sublime 2006 (Movie)

Dr Lichterhand (Actor)

24 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Charmed 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

NCIS 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Division 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Without A Trace 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Adventures From the Book of Virtues 1996 - 2002 (TV Show)

Voice

Angel 2001 - 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

First Monday 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Presidio Med 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Red Dragon 2002 (Movie)

Dinner Guest (Actor)

The Guardian 2002 (Tv Show)

Actor

Boston Public 1994 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Diagnosis Murder 1994 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Early Edition 1994 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Family Law 1992 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Gideon's Crossing 1994 - 1996, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman 1994 - 1996, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Murder, She Wrote 1992 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

NYPD Blue 1994 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Art of the Piano 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

ER 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Kid Cop 1997 (Movie)

(Actor)

Sleepwalker Killing: From the Files of 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Mercy 1996 (Movie)

Frank Kramer (Actor)

Party of Five 1994 - 1996 (Tv Show)

Actor

The 50th Annual Tony Awards 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

All Together Now 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Star Trek: Voyager 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Against the Grain 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Another Stakeout 1993 (Movie)

Thomas Hassrick (Actor)

Beryl Markham: A Shadow on the Sun 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Liza Minnelli in Sam Found Out: A Triple Play 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Someone to Watch Over Me 1987 (Movie)

Neil Steinhart (Actor)

The Love Boat: Who Killed Maxwell Thorn? 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Crazy Like a Fox 1984 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The 37th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The 40th Annual Tony Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Daniel 1983 (Movie)

Robert Lewin (Actor)

M.A.D.D.: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

Killjoy 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

The French Atlantic Affair 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Happily Ever After 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

In Search of Historic Jesus 1979 (Movie)

Jesus (Actor)

The Boys From Brazil 1978 (Movie)

David Bennett (Actor)

The Quest 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Actor

Mr. & Ms. 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

Mr. & Ms. 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

The Car 1976 (Movie)

John Morris (Actor)

The Streets of San Francisco 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

Something Evil 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Actor

The Wild Pack 1971 (Movie)

Professor (Actor)

Getting Straight 1970 (Movie)

Herbert (Actor)

Zachariah 1970 (Movie)

Zachariah (Actor)

The Trouble With Girls 1969 (Movie)

Princeton (Actor)

A Howling in the Woods (TV Show)

Actor

Corey: For the People (TV Show)

Actor

Family (TV Show)

Actor

I Take These Men (TV Show)

Actor

In My Daughter's Name (TV Show)

Actor

Jane Doe: The Wrong Face (TV Show)

Actor

Liberace (TV Show)

Actor

Make Me an Offer (TV Show)

Actor

Moviola: The Silent Lovers (TV Show)

Actor

Mrs. Harris (TV Show)

Actor

Norma Jean & Marilyn (TV Show)

Actor

Roots: The Next Generations (TV Show)

Actor

She's Dressed to Kill (TV Show)

Actor

Skokie (TV Show)

Actor

Still Crazy Like a Fox (TV Show)

Actor

Sweet Nothing in My Ear (TV Show)

Actor

The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (TV Show)

Actor
Music (24)

A Walton Wedding 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Music

China Beach 1987 - 1991 (TV Show)

Theme Music

Conspiracy of Love 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Music

Johnny Belinda 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Music

The MacKenzies of Paradise Cove 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Music

Sticking Together 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Music

The Fitzpatricks 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Music

The Killer Inside Me 1975 (Movie)

(Music)

Jeremiah Johnson 1972 (Movie)

(Music)

Kid Blue 1972 (Movie)

(Music)

The Candidate 1972 (Movie)

(Music)

Amber Waves (TV Show)

Music

Champions: A Love Story (TV Show)

Music

Choices of the Heart (TV Show)

Music

City Killer (TV Show)

Music

Johnny Belinda (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Stalk the Wild Child (TV Show)

Music

The Dollmaker (TV Show)

Music

The Hollow Boy (TV Show)

Music

The Lazarus Syndrome (TV Show)

Music

The New Maverick (TV Show)

Music

The Ordeal of Patty Hearst (TV Show)

Music

To Race the Wind (TV Show)

Music
Director (3)

Nash Bridges 1992 - 1997, 2000 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Director

Summer Stories: The Mall 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Director

A Matter of Conscience 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Director

Biography

The son of famed pianist and composer Arthur Rubinstein, John Rubinstein has distinguished himself as both a character player and occasional leading man of stage and screen and as a respected film and TV composer.

Relationships

Jane Lanier

Wife
appeared onstage in "Jerome Robbins' Broadway" and "Fosse" co-starred with Rubinstein in "Mercy" (1996)

Arthur Rubinstein

Father
died in 1982 at age 95

Aniela Rubinstein

Mother
died on December 31, 2001 at age 93

Jessica Rubinstein

Daughter
born in February 1972 mother, Judi West

Peter Rubinstein

Son
born in February 1994 mother, Jane Lanier

Paul Rubinstein

Brother
older

Alina Rubinstein

Sister

Eva Rubinstein

Sister

Judi West

Wife
married on December 15, 1971 divorced in 1989

Michael Weston

Son
born in October 1973 in NYC mother, Judi West

EDUCATION

The Juilliard School

New York , New York 1973 - 1974

University of California at Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California 1964 - 1967

Milestones

2012

Cast in romantic comedy "Hello I Must Be Going," starring Melanie Lynskey and Blythe Danner

2009

Cast as Dr. Charles Taylor on "The Young and the Restless" (CBS)

2009

Landed recurring guest role on "Desperate Housewives" (ABC)

2007

Played The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz in Los Angeles production of award-winning musical "Wicked"

2003

Played a gynecologist in "21 Grams"

2001

Guest starred on The WB's "Angel"

2000

Appeared opposite Donald Sutherland in the stage play "Enigma Variations"

1997

Played featured role of Tateh in Los Angeles production of "Ragtime"; later reprised on Broadway

1992

Directed three-part story on "ABC Afterschool Specials"

1987

Made stage directorial debut with "The Rover," starring Christopher Reeve

1984

Co-starred with Jack Warden on "Crazy Like a Fox" (CBS)

1983

Played adoptive father of title character in Sidney Lumet's feature "Daniel"

1980

Returned to Broadway to co-star with Phyllis Frelich in "Children of a Lesser God"; won Tony Award

1979

Appeared in ABC miniseries "Roots: The Next Generations"

1979

Played title role in documentary "The Search for Historic Jesus"

1976

Landed recurring role as Jeff, the ex-husband of Nancy (Meredith Baxter Birney), on drama series "Family" (ABC); also composed show's theme

1974

Scored TV series "The New Land"

1972

With Tim McIntire, wrote music for the Western feature "Jeremiah Johnson"

1972

Starred on Broadway in the title role of "Pippin," directed by Bob Fosse

1970

First leading role, "Zachariah"; also composed songs

1968

Made TV-movie debut, "The Psychiatrist: God Bless the Children"

1968

Scored first feature film, "Paddy"

1968

Played first substantial screen role in "The Trouble with Girls," starring Elvis Presley

1967

Made TV debut on an episode of "The Virginian" (NBC)

1965

Made stage debut in "Camelot" in San Carlos, CA

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