Robert Webber was born in Santa Ana,
California. During World War II, he was a Marine in Guam and Okinawa.
In the 1957 film 12 ANGRY MEN, starring Henry Fonda, Robert Webber played a juror in the tense courtroom drama. Webber played a general in THE DIRTY DOZEN, , starring Lee Marvin. He also played a supporting role in THE SANDPIPER, as Elizabeth Taylor's jealous ex-lover.
Webber played a key role in the REVENGE OF THE PINK PANTHER (1978) in which he portrayed the ineffectual French gangster Phillip Douvier, who plots to kill Inspector Clouseau [played by Peter Sellers], with comic results. In the 1979 movie 10, Robert Webber portrayed Dudley Moore's gay song writing partner. In the 1980 movie PRIVATE BENJAMIN, with Goldie Hawn, Robert Webber played the big honcho Colonel Thornbush.
Robert Webber played the father of Cybill Shepherd in the popular television series, MOONLIGHTING, from 1986 to 1988. He appeared in 138 film and television projects over a 40 year career.
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