Robert MacNaughton Movies and Career Information
Dec 19, 1966
New York City
Robert Macnaughton (born December 19, 1966 in New York City) is an American actor, best known for his role as Elliott's brother Michael in Steven Spielberg's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, for which he won a 1983 Young Artist Award as Best Young Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture.Robert also played the lead role of Adam Farmer in the film I Am The Cheese,based on the popular Young Adult novel by Robert Cormier. Robert primarily worked in the theater,both before and after E.T.,performing with the Circle Repertory Company,where he originated the role of Buddy Layman in Jim Leonard's classic The Diviners and Robert also performed w/ Kevin Kline in Henry V at the New York Shakespeare Festival,played Hally in Athol Fugard's Master Harold...and the boys at South Coast Repertory,and worked at the Long Wharf Theater and Seattle Repertory,among many others.His TV appearances include Dennis Potter's Visitors for the BBC,Vietnam War Story for HBO,Newhart,and Amen,among many other TV movies.
- Robert MacNaughton Movies before 2012
- E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial 1982