Studs Terkel

Studs Terkel was an actor who was no stranger to being featured in numerous film roles throughout his career. Terkel began his acting career with roles in such films as the Pete Seeger documentary "The Weavers: Wasn't ... Read more »
Born: 05/16/1912 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Actor (31)

Sacco & Vanzetti 2007 (Movie)

(Actor)

Tell Them Who You Are 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin 2004 (Movie)

Interviewee (Actor)

Hell in the Pacific 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Jazz 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Voice

The Grapes of Wrath 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Babe Ruth 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

The Big One 1998 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Anthem 1997 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Corwin 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Home Court 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Baseball 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Raymond Carver: To Write and Keep Kind 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Diamonds on the Silver Screen 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Harry Bridges: A Man and His Union 1991 (Movie)

Narration (Narrator)

Eight Men Out 1988 (Movie)

Hugh Fullerton (Actor)

Ralph Nader: Up Close 1988 (Movie)

Narration (Narrator)

Tanner '88: Something Borrowed, Something New 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Long Shadows 1987 (Movie)

(Actor)

Working 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Actor

East to West 1981 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time! 1980 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Assignment America 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

Coming & Going (TV Show)

Actor

The Civil War (TV Show)

Voice

The Dollmaker (TV Show)

Actor

The Eyes of War (TV Show)

Actor
Other (1)

Riding the Rails 1997 (Movie)

(Consultant)

Biography

Studs Terkel was an actor who was no stranger to being featured in numerous film roles throughout his career. Terkel began his acting career with roles in such films as the Pete Seeger documentary "The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time!" (1981), "East to West" (1982) and "Long Shadows" (1988). He also appeared in the sports drama "Eight Men Out" (1988) with John Cusack. In the eighties and the nineties, Terkel devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Eyes of War," "The Man Who Beat the Blacklist... John Henry Faulk" (PBS, 1989-1990), "The Civil War" (PBS, 1990) and "Harry Bridges: A Man and His Union" (1992). Terkel had a number of different projects under his belt in the nineties and the early 2000s, including "Riding the Rails" (1997) starring Jim Mitchell, "The Big One" (1998), "Look out Haskell, It's Real! The Making of 'Medium Cool'" with Haskell Wexler (2001), "A Note of Triumph: The Golden Age of Norman Corwin" (2005) and "Tell Them Who You Are" with Haskell Wexler (2005). Terkel last acted in the documentary "Sacco & Vanzetti" (2007) with John Turturro. Studs Terkel passed away in October 2008 at the age of 96.

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