Stefan Gierasch - Rotten Tomatoes

Stefan Gierasch

Highest Rated:   98% The Hustler (1961)
Lowest Rated:   0% Blood Beach (1981)
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Stefan Gierasch made his earliest Broadway appearances in comic juvenile roles in such popular fare as Kiss and Tell and A Hatful of Rain. As he matured, Gierasch was afforded meatier assignments in plays like a Hatful of Rain, Compulsion and The Iceman Cometh. He made his first film appearance as a preacher in The Hustler (1961); subsequent film roles have included murder victim Professor Schreiner in Silver Streak (1974), Principal Norton in Carrie (1976) and the House Majority Leader in Dave (1993). Stefan Gierasch has been seen on TV as hospital bureaucrat J. Powell Karbo in AES Hudson Street (1978) and in the dual role of Professor Woodard and Joshua in the 1991 prime time revival of Dark Shadows. Gierasch continued acting through the late 2000s, appearing in TV shows and movies, including a guest spot on ER. He died in 2014, at age 88.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet The Legend of the Phantom Rider
  • Nathan
2003
No Score Yet Starry Night
  • Prof. Beckmore
1999
No Score Yet Crime of the Century
  • Albert Osborn Sr.
1996
34% Junior
  • Edward Sawyer
1994
50% Murder in the First
  • Warden Humson
1994
No Score Yet Empty Cradle
  • Mr. Spizey
1993
94% Dave
  • House Majority Leader
1993
29% Jack the Bear
  • Grandpa Glickes
1993
69% Mistress
  • Stratland Sr.
1991
No Score Yet Megaville
  • Dr. Vogel
1991
No Score Yet Incident at Dark River
  • Actor
1989
No Score Yet Spellbinder
  • Edgar De Witt
1988
19% Perfect
  • Charlie
1985
No Score Yet My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn
  • Michael Curtiz
1985
0% Blood Beach
  • Dimitros
1981
40% The Champ
  • Charlie Goodman
1979
No Score Yet Tartuffe
  • Actor
1978
No Score Yet The Great Texas Dynamite Chase
  • Robert Simon
1977
88% Silver Streak
  • Johnson/Prof. Schreiner
1976
93% Carrie
  • Mr. Morton
1976
No Score Yet Captains and the Kings
  • Gannon
1976
80% Blue Sunshine
  • Lt. Jennings
1976
No Score Yet Cornbread, Earl and Me
  • Sgt. Danaher
1975
No Score Yet Claudine
  • Sanitation Foreman
1974
96% High Plains Drifter
  • Mayor Jason Hobart
1973
No Score Yet The New Centurions
  • Landlord
1972
93% Jeremiah Johnson
  • Del Gue
1972
90% What's Up, Doc?
  • Fritz
1972
98% The Hustler
  • Preacher
1961

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
No Score Yet ER
1994-2009
  • Daniel
No Score Yet Cheers
1982-1993
  • Guest
No Score Yet Star Trek: The Next Generation
1987-1994
  • Hail Moseley

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