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Anthony Perkins

Anthony Perkins was an actor most famous for playing Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (1960), as well as in its three sequels.




  • In the Deep Woods (1992) (TV movie) as Paul Miller, P.I.
  • Los gusanos no llevan bufanda (1992) (also known as The Naked Target or Worms Don't Wear Scarves) as Mechanical Man
  • "Oatmeal Raisin Crisp" (1991) (TV commercial)
  • Der Mann nebenan (1991) (also known as A Demon in My View or The Man Next Door) as Arthur Johnson

In Psycho IV: The Beginning

  • Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990) (TV movie) as Norman Bates
  • The Ghost Writer (1990) as Anthony Strack
  • I'm Dangerous Tonight (1990) (TV movie) as Prof. Buchanan
  • Daughter of Darkness (1990) (TV movie) as Anton/Prince Constantine
  • Edge of Sanity (1989) as Dr. Henry Jekyll/Jack "The Ripper" Hyde
  • Destroyer (1988) as Robert Edwards
  • "Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story" (1987) as Talleyrand (unknown episodes)
  • Psycho III (1986) as Norman Bates

In Psycho III

  • Crimes of Passion (1984) as Rev. Peter Shayne
  • The Glory Boys (1984) (TV movie) as Jimmy
  • Psycho II (1983) as Norman Bates

In Psycho II

  • The Sins of Dorian Gray (1983) (TV movie) as Henry Lord
  • For the Term of His Natural Life (1983) (TV movie) as Rev. James North
  • Double Negative (1980) as Lawrence Miles
  • The Black Hole (1979) as Dr. Alex Durant
  • Twee vrouwen (1979) as Alfred
  • Winter Kills (1979) as John Cerruti
  • North Sea Hijack (1979) (also known as Assault Force or ffolkes) as Kramer
  • Les miserables (1978) as Javert
  • First, You Cry (1978) as Arthur Heroz
  • Remember My Name (1978) as Neil Curry
  • Mahogany (1975) as Sean
  • Murder on the Orient Express (1978) as Hector McQueen
  • Lovin' Molly (1974) as Gid
  • The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972) as Rev. Mr. LaSalle
  • Play It As It Lays (1972) as B.Z.
  • La décade prodigieuse (1971) (also known as Ten Days Wonder) as Charles Van Horn
  • Quelqu'un derrière la porte (1971) (also known as Someone Behind the Door) as Laurence Jeffries
  • How Awful About Allan (1970) as Allan
  • WUSA (1970) as Rainey
  • Catch-22 (1970) as Chaplain Capt. A.T. Tappman
  • "BBC Play of the Month" (1968) as Tommy Turner (1 episode: "The Male Animal")
  • Pretty Poison (1968) as Dennis Pitt
  • Le Scandale (1968) (also known as The Champagne Murders) as Christopher
  • Evening Primrose (1966) (TV movie) as Charles Snell
  • "ABC Stage 67" (1966) as Charles Snell (1 episode: "Evening Primrose")
  • Paris br'ûle-t-il? (1966) (also known as Is Paris Burning?) as Sergent U.S./Sgt. Warren
  • The Fool Killer (1965) as Milo Bogardus
  • Une ravissant idiote (1964) (also known as Agent 38-24-36) as Harry Compton/Nicholas Maukouline
  • Le glaive et la balance (1963) as Johnny Parsons
  • Le procès as (1962) (also known as The Trial) Josef K.
  • Le couteau dans la plaie (1962) (also known as Five Miles to Midnight) as Robert Macklin
  • Phaedra (1962) as Alexis
  • Goodbye Again (1961) as Philip Van der Besh
  • Psycho as Norman Bates

In Psycho

  • Tall Story (1960) as Ray Blent
  • On the Beach (1959) as Lt. Peter Holmes - Royal Australian Navy
  • Green Mansions (1959) as Abel
  • The Matchmaker (1958) as Cornelius Hackl
  • Desire Under the Elms (1958) as Eben Cabot
  • This Angry Age (1958) as Joseph Dufresne
  • The Tin Star (1957) as Sheriff Ben Owens
  • The Lonely Man (1957) as Riley Wade
  • Fear Strikes Out (1957) as Jimmy Piersall
  • Friendly Persuasion (1956) as Josh Birdwell
  • "Goodyear Television Playhouse" (1956) as Joey (1 episode)
  • "Front Row Center" (1956) as Dexter Green (1 episode: "Winter Dreams")
  • "Studio One" (1956) as Clyde Smith (1 episode: "The Silent Gun")
  • "Kraft Television Theatre" (1954-1956) (unknown character) (2 episodes: "Home is the Hero" (1954) and "The Missing Years" (1956))
  • "The Man Behind the Badge" (1954) as Pedro (2 episodes: "The Case of the Narcotics Racket" and "The East Baton Rouge Story")
  • "Armstrong Circle Theatre" (1954) as Philippe (1 episode: "The Fugitive")
  • The Actress (1953) as Fred Whitmarsh


Psycho movies[]



Selected Theater Works[]

  • Steambath (1970) (off-Broadway play) as Tandy
  • Harold (1962) (Broadway play)
  • Greenwillow (1960) (Broadway musical) as Gideon Briggs

    Anthony Perkins sings

    One of the musical numbers in Greenwillow, featured in a 1987 Best of Broadway show

  • Look Homeward, Angel (1957) (Broadway) as Eugene Gant