Robert Knepper Bio, Age, Family, Career, Movies, Awards, Net Worth

Robert Knepper Biography | Robert Knepper Bio

Robert Knepper (born Robert Lyle Knepper) is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayal in the Fox drama series Prison Break of 2005–2009, 2017, as Theodore “T-Bag” Bagwell, as Samuel Sullivan in the final season of the NBC series Heroes of 2009–2010, as Angus McDonough in The CW series iZombie of 2015–2018 and in Mitchum in Showtime’s revival of Twin Peaks of 2017, as Rodney. Other famous films he has appeared include Hitman and Transporter 3, 2007 and 2008 respectively.

Robert Knepper Age

Knepper celebrates his birthday on the 8th of July every year. Born in 1959, he is 60 years old as of 2019.

Robert Knepper Family

Robert Knepper was born in Fremont, Ohio and raised in Maumee, Ohio. He is the son of Pat Deck and Donald Knepper (a veterinarian). Robert Knepper was very passionate about acting, ever since he was young. His interest was brought about by his mom who was a props-handler at a community theater.


Robert Knepper went to Maumee High School, graduating in 1977. He then attended Northwestern University, where he obtained professional roles in plays in Chicago. Just about to complete his degree, Knepper transferred and went to continue working in theater, in New York City.

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Robert Knepper

Speaking of his personal life, Knepper has experienced ups and downs in his love life, but he has managed well to overcome those difficult times and now it seems like everything is perfect.

He dated his longtime girlfriend, Tory Herald before the couple decided to get married in the year 2005. However, their relationship was all over in the year 2009 and a time came when they divorced and ended their relationship in a sad and bad note.

As a man, he moved on with his life and met Nadine Kary whom he married and became his wife until now. It seems like everything is going fine with this relationship and this leaves the chances of a divorce to occur in their lives to the very minimum. The couple has a son called Benjamin Peter Knepper.

Robert Knepper Career

Although Knepper ne’er meant to figure in film and tv comes, he began his tv and film career in 1986 with The game and that is Life!. Knepper went on to possess larger roles in such films as a Wild issue, Young Guns II, once the limb Breaks and everybody Says I like You.

He created appearances on such tv series because of the Twilight Zone, Star Trek: following Generation, ER, and Law & Order. In 2005, once a continual role on the HBO series Carnivàle, Knepper was solid in his known role, as Theodore “T-Bag” Bagwell in jail Break. The series received positive reviews upon unleashing, and “T-Bag” is commonly thought-about to be one in every of the best tv villains of all time. throughout his time on jail Break,

Knepper also starred in a number of films; Good Night, and Good Luck, Hitman, Transporter 3 and The Day the Earth Stood Still. After jail Break resulted in 2009, Knepper was solid as villain Samuel Sullivan within the fourth and final season of Heroes once this, he went on to possess a continual role in Stargate Universe in 2010.

He guest-starred on season six of Criminal Minds as Rhett Walden, a manslayer. The same year he vies the titular character within the film adaptation of Burning Daylight. In addition, Knepper appeared as Hawaiian capital Police Internal Affairs detective Rex Coughlin in 2 episodes of Hawaii Five-O.

In 2011, he reprised his role of T-Bag in one episode of the A&E series prison-breaking Kings. The next year he vies thespian in My method, a biopic of Claude François, a French pop singer United Nations agency wrote the song “Comme d’habitude”, the original version of Sinatra’s song “My Way”. Knepper was cast in the 2013 television series Cult as Roger Reeves, an actor playing Billy Grimm on a show called Cult. The show was canceled after only one season.

The same year, he appeared in R.I.P.D., Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters and guest starred on the television series The Blacklist (episode: “The Courier”). At the tip of 2013, the explosive compound series Mob town premiered, during which Knepper vie malefactor Sid Rothman.  In 2014, Knepper guest starred in episodes of Arrow and The Flash as a master hacker and time-and-motion study knowledgeable William Tockman / Clock King.

Since 2015, Knepper has had a continual role on iZombie as Angus McDonough, the estranged and abusive father of Blaine DeBeers (David Anders). It was announced in July 2017 that Knepper would be promoted to the show’s main solid for season four.

Knepper was solid within the boot of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks as malefactor Rodney actor. He later voiced the audiobook adaptation for the fixing epistolatory novel of the show referred to as the key History of dual Peaks.

Robert Knepper accused of 1991 sexual assault on a film set

Robert Knepper Movies And Tv Shows

   Title Role Year
The Orville (TV Show)

  • If the Stars Should Appear — 2017

Hamelac 2017
Prison Break (TV Show)

  • Behind the Eyes — 2017
  • Progeny — 2017
  • Wine-Dark Sea — 2017

See all 117 Episodes Theodore “T-Bag” Bagwell 2017
iZombie (TV Show)

  • Max Wager — 2015
  • Zombie Bro — 2015

Blaine’s Father 2015
Hawaii Five-0 (TV Show)

  • Pono Kaulike (Justice for All) — 2015

Det. Rex Coughlin 2015
Chicago Fire (TV Show)

  • Three Bells — 2015

Arrow (TV Show)

  • Time of Death — 2014

William Tockman/The Clock King 2014
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I (Movie) Antonius 2014
Mob City (TV Show)

  • Oxpecker; Stay Down — 2013
  • Oxpecker — 2013
  • Stay Down — 2013

See all 9 Episodes Sid Rothman 2013
The Blacklist (TV Show)

  • The Courier — 2013

The Courier 2013
Cult (TV Show)

  • 1987 — 2013
  • Executive Producer Steven Rea — 2013
  • Flip the Script — 2013

See all 13 Episodes Roger Reeves/Billy Grimm 2013
R.I.P.D. (Movie) Stanley Nawicki 2013
Earth’s Final Hours (TV Show) John Streich
Breakout Kings (TV Show)

  • The Bag Man — 2011

Stargate Universe (TV Show)

  • Malice — 2010
  • The Greater Good — 2010
  • Pathogen — 2010

See all 6 Episodes Simeon 2010
Criminal Minds (TV Show)

  • Reflection of Desire — 2010

Rhett 2010
Chase (TV Show)

  • The Comeback Kid — 2010

Jack Druggan 2010
Heroes (TV Show)

  • Brave New World — 2010
  • The Wall — 2010
  • The Art of Deception — 2010

See all 23 Episodes Samuel Sullivan 2010
The Day The Earth Stood Still (Movie) Colonel 2008
Hitman (Movie) Yuri Marklov 2007
Carnivàle (TV Show)

  • Creed, OK — 2005
  • Ingram, TX — 2005
  • Alamogordo, NM — 2005

See all 10 Episodes Tommy Dolan 2005
Hostage (Movie) Wil Bechler 2005
Good Night, And Good Luck. (Movie) Don Surine 2005
Species III (Movie) Dr. Abbot 2004
Presidio Med (TV Show)

  • With Grace — 2003
  • Pick Your Battles — 2002
  • When Approaching a Let-Go — 2002

See all 5 Episodes Sean Brennan 2002 – 2003
Thieves (TV Show)

  • Home Is Where the Heist Is — 2001
  • The Green and the Black — 2001
  • The Long Con — 2001

See all 10 Episodes Agent Oliver Shue 2001
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Show)

  • The Good Doctor — 2001

Dr. Peter Kelmer 2001
The West Wing (TV Show)

  • Ellie — 2001

Morgan Ross 2001
Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Kennedy Women (Movie) Robert Kennedy 2001
Absence Of The Good (Movie) Glenn Dwyer 2000
Love & Sex (Movie) Gerard 2000
Kidnapped In Paradise (Movie) Renard 1999
Phantoms (Movie) Agent Wilson 1998
Murder, She Wrote (TV Show)

  • Something Foul in Flappieville — 1996
  • A Murderous Muse — 1994
  • The Sound of Murder — 1993

Robbie Dorow 1993 – 1996
Everyone Says I Love You (Movie) Greg 1996
New York Undercover (TV Show)

  • Buster and Claudia — 1995

David Carson 1995
Law & Order (TV Show)

  • Rebels — 1995

Igor 1995
When The Bough Breaks (Movie) Creedmore 1995
Search And Destroy (Movie) Daniel Strong 1995
Getting Out (Movie) Carl 1994
Gas Food Lodging (Movie) Dank 1992
Where The Day Takes You (Movie) Rock Singer 1992
Young Guns II (Movie) Deputy Carlyle 1990
E.A.R.T.H. Force (TV Show) Peter Roland
Renegades (Movie) Marino 1989
D.O.A. (Movie) Nicholas Lang 1988
Made In Heaven (Movie)  1987
Wild Thing (Movie) Wild Thing 1987
That’s Life! (Movie) Steve Larwin 1986
Transporter 3 (TV Show) Johnson
Species 3 (TV Show)
Seal Team Six Aka Code Name Geronimo (TV Show)
Strange World (TV Show)

  • Azreal’s Breed

Gil Sandifer
Guest (2 Credits)
Title Role Year
Hollywood Today Live (TV Show)

  • Keyshia Cole, Robert Knepper, Nicole Lapin — 2017

Live With Kelly and Ryan (TV Show)

  • 2007 January 22 — 2007

Robert Knepper Net Worth

The American actor has a net worth of $2 million.

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Robert Knepper Quotes

  • I come to work with a smile and I leave with a laugh, and I’m so grateful
  • I’ve had so much fun working on ‘Shameless
  • When you’re a little kid, growing up, most of us know what’s right and wrong. Our parents teach us that discipline.
  • Sometimes with success comes some crazy that goes along with it.
  • I continue to be known as a guy that plays really complex, three-dimensional characters.
  • My life is going to continue to be public, and I just accept that.


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