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R. Lee Ermey

R. Lee Ermey

Born in Emporia, Kansas, USA on 24th March 1944. Died in 2018 aged 74 years old.
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R. Lee Ermey was an actor with a career spanning 33 years, from 1979 to 2012, starting at the age of 35. His first film was Apocalypse Now and his last film was The Watch. A lot of his work was in the Thriller and Comedy genres.

Known For


Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
The Watch poster The Watch 2012 1h 42m R
Toy Story 3 poster Toy Story 3 2010 1h 43m G
Solstice poster Solstice 2008 1h 31m PG-13
The Pixar Story poster The Pixar Story 2007 1h 27m
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning poster The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning 2006 1h 31m R
X-Men: The Last Stand poster X-Men: The Last Stand 2006 1h 44m PG-13
Man of the House poster Man of the House 2005 1h 40m PG-13
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre poster The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2003 1h 38m
Willard poster Willard 2003 1h 40m PG-13
Birdseye poster Birdseye 2002 1h 30m
Scenes of the Crime poster Scenes of the Crime 2002 1h 31m
Taking Sides poster Taking Sides 2001 1h 48m
The Salton Sea poster The Salton Sea 2002 1h 43m R
Run Ronnie Run poster Run Ronnie Run 2002 1h 26m
Saving Silverman poster Saving Silverman 2001 1h 30m PG-13
Recess: School's Out poster Recess: School's Out 2001 1h 22m G
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins poster Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins 2000 1h 10m G
Skipped Parts poster Skipped Parts 2000 1h 40m R
The Apartment Complex poster The Apartment Complex 1999 1h 39m R
Toy Story 2 poster Toy Story 2 1999 1h 32m G
Life poster Life 1999 1h 48m R
Weapons of Mass Distraction poster Weapons of Mass Distraction 1997 1h 40m R
Starship Troopers poster Starship Troopers 1997 2h 9m
Switchback poster Switchback 1997 1h 58m R
Dead Men Can't Dance poster Dead Men Can't Dance 1997 1h 45m R
Prefontaine poster Prefontaine 1997 1h 46m PG-13
The Frighteners poster The Frighteners 1996 1h 50m R
Dead Man Walking poster Dead Man Walking 1995 2h 2m R
Toy Story poster Toy Story 1995 1h 21m G
Leaving Las Vegas poster Leaving Las Vegas 1995 1h 51m R
Seven poster Seven 1995 2h 7m R
Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back poster Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back 1995 1h 30m
Murder in the First poster Murder in the First 1995 2h 2m R
Love Is a Gun poster Love Is a Gun 1994 1h 45m R
Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult poster Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult 1994 1h 23m PG-13
On Deadly Ground poster On Deadly Ground 1994 1h 42m R
Body Snatchers poster Body Snatchers 1993 1h 27m R
Sommersby poster Sommersby 1993 1h 49m PG-13
Toy Soldiers poster Toy Soldiers 1991 1h 52m R
The Terror Within II poster The Terror Within II 1991 1h 30m
I'm Dangerous Tonight poster I'm Dangerous Tonight 1990 1h 40m R
The Rift poster The Rift 1990 1h 22m R
Fletch Lives poster Fletch Lives 1989 1h 35m PG
Mississippi Burning poster Mississippi Burning 1988 2h 8m R
Full Metal Jacket poster Full Metal Jacket 1987 1h 57m
Apocalypse Now poster Apocalypse Now 1979 2h 27m

Regularly Credited With

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Laurie Metcalf
5 films together
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Wallace Shawn
5 films together
Tom Hanks's profile
Tom Hanks
4 films together
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John Ratzenberger
4 films together
Jeff Pidgeon
Jeff Pidgeon
4 films together
Jan Rabson
Jan Rabson
4 films together
Joe Ranft
Joe Ranft
4 films together
Andrew Stanton
Andrew Stanton
4 films together


His Top Genres 1
10% Thriller
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His Top Years
14% 1995
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Top Character Types
58% Sheriff
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Hero or Villain?
50% Bad
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Role Type
84% Support
+ 1 more

1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

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R. Lee Ermey FAQ

How old was R. Lee Ermey when he died?

74 years old.

When was R. Lee Ermey born?

24th March 1944

Where was R. Lee Ermey born?

Emporia, Kansas, USA

Has R. Lee Ermey won an Oscar?

No, he never won an Oscar.

Has R. Lee Ermey won a BAFTA?

No, he never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is R. Lee Ermey?

He was Caucasian.