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Robert Michael Morris Biography

Birth Place:
Ludlow, Kentucky, United States
Actor, playwright, director, set designer

Fast Facts

  • Entered a student competition in 1969 at the Catholic University of America and took home top prize for his work Sunday Drive
  • That same year, earned a Shubert Fellowship in Playwriting
  • Was a high-school teacher
  • Also taught drama classes at a few colleges
  • In the early 1990s, served as director of performing arts at Urbana University in Urbana, OH
  • Made TV debut in 2005 on the HBO series The Comeback
  • First appearance on the big screen was in the 2007 comedy Smiley Face
  • Wrote An American Scrapbook in 2007
  • Penned a vast collection of theatrical pieces as well as TV sitcom pilots