BOB GUNTON; Q & A with an Icon of TV/Film

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BOB GUNTON:

Served in the United States Army, earning the Vietnam Service Medal and a Bronze Star for valor.

Has twice received Tony nominations: in 1980 as Best Actor (Featured Role - Musical) for playing Juan Domingo Perón in "Evita", and ten years later, in 1990, as Best Actor (Musical) for playing the title role in a revival of "Sweeney Todd".
Won the 1980 Drama Desk Award for his role of Juan Domingo Perón opposite Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin in the Broadway musical "Evita".
1980: Won the Clarence Derwent Award and the Obie Award for Best Performance in "How I Got That Story".
Profiled in "Character Kings: Hollywood's Familiar Faces Discuss the Art & Business of Acting" by Scott Voisin (2009).
Has played three historical U.S. presidents: Woodrow Wilson in Iron Jawed Angels (2004), Franklin D. Roosevelt in World War Two: Behind Closed Doors (2008), and Richard Nixon in Elvis Meets Nixon (1997).
As of 2014, has appeared in four films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Born on the Fourth of July (1989), JFK (1991), The Shawshank Redemption (1994) and Argo (2012), the latter being a winner in the category.
Has appeared with David Strathairn in four films: Matewan (1987), Judgment (1990), Dolores Claiborne (1995) and Fracture (2007).
In the original Broadway production of Evita, he was the only cast member who spoke with a Spanish accent.
Attended and graduated from Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, California (1964).
Attended and graduated from the University of California, Irvine (1968).

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