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|Other names||Quinn Redecker|
|Awards||Soap Opera Digest Award, 1973 Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role for The Young and the Restless|
Redeker has been a screenwriter for over 40 years, with the most notable work to his name being the story writer for the 1978 film The Deer Hunter. Throughout 1960, Redeker was cast as a photographer on the short-lived NBC crime drama Dan Raven starring the former child actor Skip Homeier and Dan Barton. The following year, he appeared as nerdy Schulyer Davis in the film The Three Stooges Meet Hercules.
On television, he started acting in 1960 and amassed appearances on over five dozen television series. On 10/25/1972 he played a crooked cop on Adam-12. He's most well known for his roles as Alex Marshall on Days of Our Lives, whom he played from 1979 to 1987, and on The Young and the Restless where he played Nick Reed in 1979 and Joseph Taylor from 1979-1980 before his most well known character of Rex Sterling, from 1987 to 1994. Redeker also appeared in Barnaby Jones; episode titled, "Fantasy of Fear"(02/25/1975).
As a writer, Redeker was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and an WGA Award for Best Drama Written Directly for the Screenplay for The Deer Hunter, along with Deric Washburn, Louis A. Garfinkle and Michael Cimino.
As an actor, Redeker was twice nominated for an Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role on The Young and the Restless, both in 1989 and 1990. He also won a Soapy Award for Best Villain for his role on Days of our Lives in 1983, along with a Soap Opera Digest Award for "Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role: Daytime" for The Young and the Restless.
|1960||Sea Hunt||USCG Lt. Bob Camp / Joey||TV Series, 2 episodes|
|1961||The Marriage-Go-Round||Crewcut - Party Guest||Uncredited|
|1962||The Three Stooges Meet Hercules||Schuyler Davis|
|1962||The Virginian||Daniel Kroeger||Episode: "Impasse"|
|1967||Spider Baby||Peter Howe|
|1970||The Christine Jorgensen Story||Tom Crawford|
|1971||The Andromeda Strain||Capt. Morris||Uncredited|
|1972||The Candidate||Rick Jenkin|
|1972||The Limit||Jeff McMillan|
|1974||The Midnight Man||Swanson|
|1975||At Long Last Love||Kitty's Boyfriend|
|1979||The Electric Horseman||Bud Broderick|
|1980||Where the Buffalo Roam||Pilot|
|1980||Coast to Coast||Benjamin Levrington|
|2003||An American Reunion||Coach Grayman|
|2006||Sweet Deadly Dreams||Blaisdale|
|2008||For Heaven's Sake||Prof. Harris|
|2009||The Confessional||Father Mills|
|2012||Big Miracle||President Reagan|