The Old Man
... The Old Man
(TV Series short)
Sheriff Dalton Parks
Banner / Sheriff
... Gant Foley
Police Capt. Bill Battersea / Gus Flagg
... Gus Flagg
Carl Anderson / Argonaut Moonercan / Jud Briar / ...
George David Owens / Ed Cray / Sheriff Crowley
Frederick Harley / Ben Winters
Police Capt. McAllister / Captain McAllister / Capt. McAllister
Col. Keith Jarrell / Nathan Clay / Andrew Holloway
Marshal Matt Peters / Tully / Sheriff Bradley
Sheriff John Keeley / Gantry Hobson / Burke / ...
Vic Prescott / Marshal Al Dawson / Jud / ...
John Gregory / Harry Bright / Matthew Bartlett
General Kirby / John Muskie
Nathanael Grimm / Angus Emmett
Wellington Cosgrove / Colonel Karl Bent
Big Sam Aldridge / Cliff Clifford
Major Ben Rogers / Gabe Dallas
Lou Stoner / Clay Calhoun
Sheriff Fred Tomlinson / Sheriff Tomlinson
Townsman Sid (voice, uncredited)
Appeared in the Metallica
music video "Enter Sandman". He was the old man they kept flashing in portions of the video.
3 Interviews |
R. G. Armstrong | R.K. Armstrong | Robert Armstrong
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
[on why he excelled at playing crazed backwoods preachers and religious zealots] I've always loved Walter Huston
in Duel in the Sun
(1946) as a preacher. I've always wanted to play some preachers like that 'cause my mother wanted me to be a preacher so bad, it broke her heart when I didn't. That wasn't my cup of tea. I had repressed a lot of things in me from my father's action and behavior ...
Armstrong was semi-retired from films, continuing to be active in off-Broadway theater, until retiring because of near-blindness.