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Robert Phalen

Robert Phalen (born May 10, 1937) is an American actor who starred in films and on television. He was born in San Francisco, California, where he attended George Washington High School, was active in the school's drama club, and served as student body president. His early stage work includes his membership in San Francisco's Actor's Workshop, where he played a variety of roles in the early 1960s, including Mick in Harold Pinter's The Caretaker. He was in the 1978 hit horror movie Halloween as Dr. Terence Wynn. His character returned in the 1995 sequel Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers, but the role was taken over by Mitch Ryan. Robert also appeared in two other John Carpenter movies; namely Someone's Watching Me! (1978) and Starman (1984). His other film credits include Three Days of the Condor (1975), Just You and Me, Kid (1979), Zoot Suit (1981), The Gladiator (1986) and Impulse (1990). Phalen has made guest appearances on many TV shows. Some of those appearances include MASH, Baretta, Centennial, Hill Street Blues, The Facts of Life, and Babylon 5 (as the father of main character Susan Ivanova).

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May 10, 1937 In San Francisco, California.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Another World 1964-05-04
Latest Project:
Series Babylon 5 1994-01-26
Known For
Poster of Starman
Poster of Zoot Suit
Poster of Halloween
Poster of A Touch of the Poet
Series Babylon 5 Andrei Ivanova 1994-01-26
Series The Oldest Rookie Unknown 1987-09-16
Series thirtysomething Unknown 1987-09-29
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie Starman Major Bell 1984-12-13
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Series Hotel Unknown 1982-08-21
Series Remington Steele Unknown 1982-10-01
Series Voyagers Unknown 1982-10-03
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Movie The Killing of Randy Webster Foreman 1981-03-11
Movie Zoot Suit District Attorney 1981-10-02
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie The Last Song Arnold Overstratten 1980-10-23
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Series The Facts of Life Unknown 1979-08-24
Series Hart to Hart Unknown 1979-09-22
Series Knots Landing Unknown 1979-12-27
Series Taxi Unknown 1978-09-12
Movie Halloween Dr. Wynn 1978-10-24
Movie Someone's Watching Me! Wayne 1978-11-27
Series The White Shadow Unknown 1978-11-27
Series Eight Is Enough Unknown 1977-03-15
Series Lou Grant Unknown 1977-09-20
Movie The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald 1977-09-30
Movie A Killing Affair Sgt. Holt 1977-09-21
Series The Tony Randall Show Unknown 1976-09-23
Series The Jeffersons Unknown 1975-01-18
Series Baretta Unknown 1975-01-17
Series Barney Miller Unknown 1975-01-23
Movie Three Days of the Condor Newberry 1975-09-24
Movie A Touch of the Poet Mickey Maloy 1974-01-02
Series Another World 1964-05-04