Richard Jenkins
Jenkins at the 90th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon
1 Nomination
Role Actor
Born May 4, 1947
DeKalb, Illinois, USA

Richard Jenkins is an American stage, film, and television actor. After beginning his career in theatre, Jenkins made his film debut in 1974 and appeared in supporting roles in numerous film productions in the 1980s and the 1990s. He gained wide public attention in the early 2000s for playing the deceased patriarch Nathaniel Fisher on the HBO funeral drama series "Six Feet Under".

81st Academy Awards, 2008
Best ActorThe Visitor
90th Academy Awards, 2017
Best Supporting ActorThe Shape of Water


Oscar-nominated Roles