Awards & Winners

Pernell Roberts

Date of Birth 18-May-1928
Place of Birth Waycross
(Ware County, Georgia, Pierce County, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Pernell Elvin Roberts Jr., Roberts, Pernell, The Liberal Cartwright
Profession Actor
Pernell Elven Roberts, Jr. was an American stage, movie and television actor, as well as a singer. In addition to guest starring in over 60 television series, he was best known for his roles as Ben Cartwright's eldest son Adam Cartwright on the Western TV series Bonanza, and as chief surgeon Dr. John McIntyre, the title character on Trapper John, M.D.. He was also known for his lifelong activism, which included participation in the Selma to Montgomery marches in 1965 and pressuring NBC to refrain from hiring whites to portray minority characters.

Awards by Pernell Roberts

Check all the awards nominated and won by Pernell Roberts.


Nominations 1981 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series Trapper John, M.D.


Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance
Honored for : Macbeth

Nominations 1956 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance Macbeth