His first television role came in 1956, on an episode of The United States Steel Hour. He would continue to appear on television during the next four decades, appearing on such shows as The Twilight Zone, Dr. Kildare, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Rawhide, Mission: Impossible, Combat!, Gunsmoke, Mannix, Kung Fu, Hawaii Five-O, Magnum P.I., Murder, She Wrote, Matlock, Law and Order, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, The X-Files, and Frasier.
He appeared in many films, generally as a supporting actor. Of these, the most well-known are probably Marathon Man, Black Sunday and Creepshow, and the 1999 remake of The Thomas Crown Affair. Other notable movies include The Day of the Dolphin (1978), and Fail Safe (1964).
Since 1999, Weaver has worked primarily as a voice actor, providing narration for programs on the History Channel.
Fritz Weaver Facts
|Birthday||January 19, 1926 (95)|
|Birthplace||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Third from the Sun|
|The Thomas Crown Affair|
|The Obsolete Man|
|Sonata for Solo Organ|