Walt Longmire is the charismatic, dedicated and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Recently widowed, Longmire is a man in psychic repair that buries his pain behind a brave face and dry wit. He is known for his manners, strength, and old fashioned approach. His dedication to the law and his passion for the great West make him a desirable lawman.
Robert Taylor is one of Australia's busiest actors along with a burgeoning international film and television career. He is a graduate of the prestigious West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).
Most recently, Taylor has appeared as a support lead opposite Hugo Weaving in feature film Healing, directed by Craig Monahan for Poinblank Pictures. He also finished filming a lead role opposite Noah Taylor in The Menkhoff Method, directed by David Parker, and a support lead in What Lola Wants, directed by Rupert Glasson.
On television, Taylor appeared as 'Kiron' in the NBC telemovie Hercules and worked with acclaimed American director, Peter Bogdanovich in The Mystery Of Natalie Wood. Additionally, he played the role of 'Vincent' in the BBC series Ballykissangel and had a lead role opposite Guy Pearce and Rachael Griffiths in the feature film The Hard Word.
Taylor is no stranger to international blockbusters, starring as 'Skip Taylor' along side Chris O'Donnell in Vertical Limit and 'Agent Jones' in The Matrix.
In a career covering 20 years, he has also starred in many productions in Australia and the US such as Mr. & Mrs. Murder, Satisfaction, Ned Kelly, After The Rain, First Daughter, Tales of The South Seas, Muggers, Underbelly - Tell Them Lucifer Was Here, Twisted Tales, Coffin Rock, Twentysomething, The Feds, Stingers, Phage and Nash's Vision (USA). Taylor has also starred as the lead opposite French star, Nadia Fares in the international feature film Storm Warning, was featured in Rogue, from one of Australia's hottest directors, Greg McLean, and seen in the Australian series Killing Time opposite David Wenham.