|Years active 1981-2006|
Name Robert Harper
|Born May 19, 1951 (age 64) (1951-05-19) New York City, New York, USA|
Spouse Sascha Noorthoorn van der Kruyff (m. 2005), Lisa Pelikan (m. 1981–1984)
Movies and TV shows Once Upon a Time in America, Creepshow, Wanted: Dead or Alive, Gunmen, Frank's Place
Similar People Lisa Pelikan, Farhad Mann, Gary Sherman, Deran Sarafian, John Duigan
Robert Harper (born May 19, 1951) is an American actor. He is perhaps most well known for his role as Sharkey in Once Upon a Time in America. He has also portrayed Charlie Gereson in Creepshow and Bubba 'Si' Weisberger in the CBS sitcom Frank's Place. Other film credits include Wiseguy, Final Analysis, The Insider, Deconstructing Harry, and Molly.
He has appeared on Broadway in Once in a Lifetime (directed by Tom Moore), The Inspector General and Arthur Miller's The American Clock.
In May 2007 Mr. Harper delivered the Commencement Address at University College, Rutgers.