Robert Preston

Born Jun 8, 1918
  • Actor
Robert Preston was an American stage and film actor best remembered for originating the role of Harold Hill in the 1957 musical The Music Man and the subsequent film adaptation.

Robert Preston Stats

Nickname

: Robert Preston Meservey, Pres

Profession

: Actor

Height

: 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Jun 8, 1918 - Mar 21, 1987 (68 years old)

Place of Birth

: Newton

Date of Death

: Mar 21, 1987

Place of Death

: Montecito

Cause of Death

: Lung cancer
Appearances

Robert Preston Film Roles

  1. Blood on the Moon
  2. How the West Was Won
    Roger Morgan
    How the West Was Won
  3. The Last Starfighter
    Centauri
    The Last Starfighter
  4. This Gun for Hire
  5. Victor Victoria
    Carole "Toddy" Todd
    Victor Victoria
  6. Junior Bonner
  7. Rehearsal for Murder
  8. Mame
  9. Parachute Battalion
  10. Beau Geste

Robert Preston Film Appearances

  1. Going Hollywood: The 30s
  2. The Great American Western: Vol. 12
  3. Broadway's Lost Treasures
    Broadway's Lost Treasures

Robert Preston TV Starring Roles

  1. The Chisholms
  2. Man Against Crime

Robert Preston TV Guest Roles

  1. The 21st Annual Tony Awards
  2. The 39th Annual Golden Globe Awards
  3. It Gives Me Great Pleasure
  4. The Midas Touch
  5. The 36th Annual Tony Awards
  6. The Box of Chocolates
  7. The 38th Annual Tony Awards
  8. Trail of Terror
  9. The 28th Annual Tony Awards
  10. Season 4, Episode 15