Oct. 31st, 1939
New York City, New York, USA
Ron Rifkin's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2002 - Dragonfly
2002 - The Sum of All Fears
2002 - Tadpole
2001 - The Majestic
2000 - Boiler Room
2000 - Keeping the Faith
1998 - The Negotiator
1997 - L.A. Confidential
1994 - Wolf
1993 - Manhattan Murder Mystery
1992 - Husbands and Wives
1991 - JFK
1978 - The Big Fix
1972 - Silent Running
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Carl Vucelich
Dr. Hal Lantry
Dr. Martin Nodel
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- He is sometimes confused with actor 'Joel Grey' (qv) and vica versa. Due to this, Grey guest-starred on _"Alias" (2001)_ (qv) as a man brainwashed into thinking he was the evil terrorist-spy Arvin Sloane, who was played by Rifkin.
- Is very close friends with 'Sarah Jessica Parker' (qv).
- Appeared with wife 'Iva Rifkin' (qv) in _The Sting II (1983)_ (qv).
- Won Broadway's 1998 Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for a revival "Cabaret."
- Godfather of 'Eve Kagan' (qv).
- Appeared in two movies in 2002 with animals for titles, _Tadpole (2002)_ (qv) and _Dragonfly (2002)_ (qv). Coincidentally, he'd previously appeared in the film _Wolf (1994)_ (qv) as well.
- He won a Tony in 1998 for a featured role in "Cabaret".
- Older brother of 'Arnold Rifkin' (qv).