George R. Robertson

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George R. Robertson
Born (1933-04-20) April 20, 1933 (age 86)
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Years active1968–2017

George R. Robertson (born April 20, 1933) is a Canadian actor, most famous for his roles in the first six Police Academy movies and the film JFK. He guest-starred on an episode of The Twilight Zone (1980s version). He also played Dick Cheney in The Path to 9/11. Robertson has 80 acting credits to his name.[1]


In 1993, Robertson was awarded the Margaret Collier Award.

In 2004 he won the Humanitarian Award at the Gemini Awards.

As of 2017, Robertson has appeared in three films that were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture: 1970's Airport, 1979's Norma Rae and JFK in 1991.[2]


Year Title Role Notes
1968 Rosemary's Baby Lou Comfort Uncredited
1969 Marooned VIP Uncredited
1970 Airport Richard Stout - Passenger Uncredited
1973 U-Turn Tennis pro
1973 Paperback Hero Burdock
1979 Norma Rae Farmer
1981 The Amateur U.S. Consul
1982 Murder by Phone George Lord
1984 Police Academy Chief / Commissioner Henry Hurst
1985 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
1986 Police Academy 3: Back in Training
1987 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol
1988 Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach
1989 The Twilight Zone Gen. Greg Slater TV Series, 1 episode
1989 Police Academy 6: City Under Siege Commissioner Henry Hurst
1991 Deceived Adrienne's Father
1991 JFK White House Man
1995 National Lampoon's Senior Trip President Davis
1996 Holiday Affair
1997 Murder at 1600 Mack Falls
2012 Still Mine Chester Jones


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