Richard Beymer

Richard Beymer

Highest Rated: 92% West Side Story (1961)

Lowest Rated: 27% Foxfire (1996)

Birthday: Feb 20, 1938

Birthplace: Not Available

At 12 he began performing on Los Angeles children's TV shows, then at 14 he debuted onscreen in De Sica' Stazione Termini/Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953). Beymer continued appearing in films for the next decade, progressing from boy roles to juvenile leads. In 1963 he quit movies and went to New York to study at the Actors Studio. In 1964 he participated in the drive to register black voters in Mississippi; he made a documentary about the event, and his work won a prize at the Mannheim Festival. Beymer later directed a short film, A Very Special Day, followed by the feature The Innerview (1974), which he also produced, wrote, filmed, and edited. He returned to occasional screen acting in the '80s and '90s, and was a regular on the TV series Twin Peaks.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet West Side Story Presented By TCM Actor 2018
No Score Yet It's A Beautiful World Director 2015
No Score Yet West Side Story: A Summer Of Musicals Actor 2013
No Score Yet Elvis Meets Nixon Bob Haldeman 1998
No Score Yet The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson Chad Leary 1996
27% Foxfire Mr. Parks 1996
27% My Girl 2 Peter Webb 1996
No Score Yet The Little Death Prosecutor 1996
No Score Yet A Face to Die For Dr. Matthew Sheridan 1996
No Score Yet State of Emergency Dr. Ronald Frames 1994
No Score Yet Under Investigation Dr. Jerry Parsons 1993
No Score Yet Danger Island Ben 1992
No Score Yet Blackbelt Eddie Deangelo 1992
No Score Yet Silent Night, Deadly Night III: Better Watch Out! Dr. Newbury 1989
No Score Yet Cross Country Evan Bley 1983
No Score Yet The Stripper Kenny Baird 1963
No Score Yet Heningway's Adventures of a Young Man Nick Adams 1962
87% The Longest Day Schultz 1962
No Score Yet Five Finger Exercise Philip Harrington 1962
No Score Yet Bachelor Flat Mike Pulaski 1962
No Score Yet Hemingway's Adventures Of A Young Man Actor 1962
92% West Side Story Tony 1961
No Score Yet High Time Bob Bannerman 1960
79% The Diary of Anne Frank Peter Van Daan 1959
No Score Yet Johnny Tremain Rab Silsbee 1957
No Score Yet So Big Roelf as a youth 1953
38% Indiscretion of an American Wife (Stazione Termini) Paul, Mary's nephew 1953


88% Twin Peaks
Ben Horne Benjamin Horne 2018
No Score Yet Family Law
Richard Collins 2001
No Score Yet Profiler
Martin Fizer 1999
75% The X-Files
Dr. Jack Franklyn 1996
No Score Yet Murder, She Wrote
Richard Lefko Dirk Mathison Charles Lawton Standish Sydney Jarvis Morgan McCormack 1996
90% Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Li Nalas Resistance Fighter 1993
No Score Yet Dallas
Jeff Larkin 1987
97% Moonlighting
Father McDonovan 1986
100% The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
Williams 1967


Riff says: Womb to Tomb...

Riff says: Womb to Tomb.

Tony says: Birth to Earth!