Kenneth Welsh
Kenneth Welsh

Gender

Male

Known Credits

18

Kenneth Welsh

Date of Birth: Mar 30, 1942

Birthplace: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kenneth Welsh, CM (born March 30, 1942) is a Canadian film and television actor (sometimes credited as Ken Welsh). He is known to Twin Peaks fans as the multi-faceted villain Windom Earle, and has more recently played the father of Katharine Hepburn (Cate Blanchett) in Martin Scorseses The Aviator. In 1984 he was nominated for a Genie Award as Best Actor for his portrayal of Reno Colt in the film Reno and the Doc, written and directed by Charles Dennis. In 1997 Welsh directed Dennis in the latters play SoHo Duo at the West Bank Theatre in New York City. Welsh was born in Edmonton, Alberta to a father who worked for the Canadian National Railway.

Known For

Filmography

The Void

The Void

as Dr. Richard Powell

2016

The Expanse

The Expanse

as  Franklin Degraaf

2015

The Covenant

The Covenant

as Provost Higgins

2006

Four Brothers

Four Brothers

as Robert Bradford

2005

The Aviator

The Aviator

as Dr. Hepburn

2004

The Day After Tomorrow

The Day After Tomorrow

as Vice President Becker

2004

Eloise at Christmastime

Eloise at Christmastime

as Sir Wilkes

2003

Eloise at the Plaza

Eloise at the Plaza

as Sir Wilkes

2003

The Third Twin

The Third Twin

as Preston Barck

1997

Kissinger and Nixon

Kissinger and Nixon

as James 'Scotty' Reston

1995

Legends of the Fall

Legends of the Fall

as Sheriff Tynert

1994

And Then There Was One

And Then There Was One

as David Burns

1994

Death Wish 5: The Face of Death

Death Wish 5: The Face of Death

as Lt. Mickey King

1994

The Freshman

The Freshman

as Dwight Armstrong

1990

Of Unknown Origin

Of Unknown Origin

as James Hall

1983

The Outer Limits

The Outer Limits

as  Dr. Vasquez

1969