Robert Kirsch

Played By Leland Orser

Leland Orser stars in BERLIN STATION as “Robert Kirsch,” a devoted and successful Deputy Chief who digs intelligence 
out of the capital through a mix of force, diligence and cleverness.

Leland Orser first came to prominence in David Fincher’s Se7en with Morgan Freeman and Brad Pitt. He has gone on to give memorable performances in one great film after another: Alien Resurrection with Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Sigourney Weaver; Saving Private Ryan with Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks; The Bone Collector with Philip Noyce alongside Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie; Very Bad Things directed by Peter Berg, with Jon Favreau, Jeremy Piven and Cameron Diaz; Twisted directed by Philip Kauffman with Ashley Judd and Samuel L. Jackson; The Good German with Steven Soderbergh, George Clooney and Cate Blanchett; and the Taken series with Pierre Morel, Olivier Megaton and Liam Neeson. Among his more recent projects are the psychological thriller The Guest, which premiered at Sundance, and Riley Stearns dark comedy, Faults which premiered at the SXSW film festival.


Other film credits include Runaway Jury, Pearl Harbor, Escape From L.A., Excess Baggage, Resurrection, Daredevil with Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, and Confidence with Ed Burns and Rachel Weisz.


On television he played opposite Leiv Shreiber in “Ray Donovan” as Father Romero. Orser also appeared in “Magic City,” “Revolution,” “Touch,” and “Scandal”. He appeared for the final five years of NBC’s “E.R” as Dr. Lucien Dubenko and on Fox’s “24”.


Orser wrote and directed the feature film, Morning which was released by Anchor Bay in theaters last fall. He stars in the film alongside Jeanne Tripplehorn, Laura Linney, Kyle Chandler and Elliott Gould. Morning is now available on iTunes.