Great actors but so underappreciated

In no order really after the first four.
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“ Best known for his outstanding portrayal of half Kiowa Running Buck Cross on the TV show The Young Riders. ” - bettlebugbud
 
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“ Best known for his portrayal of the lovable Ike McSwain on the Young Riders or the adorable Nurse John in Girl Interuppted. ” - bettlebugbud
 
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“ Best known for his role of Dr. Neil McNeil on the TV show Christy and the made for TV movies. ” - bettlebugbud
 
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Michael Mahonen
Michael Mahonen was born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada, gold mining town in Northern Ontario. He graduated from George Brown Theatre School in 1989. In 2004 he wrote, directed and co-produced "Sandstorm" a feature based on the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners in China. Sandstorm won 29 awards including 11 for Best Feature or Best of Festival as well as awards for Best Director...
“ played the adorable Gus Pike in the TV series Road to Avonlea. ” - bettlebugbud
 
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Michael Greyeyes
Michael Greyeyes is an actor, director, scholar and founding artistic director of Signal Theatre. He is Plains Cree from Muskeg Lake Cree Nation in Saskatchewan, Canada. His film work includes the role of Sitting Bull in the forthcoming feature, "Woman Walks Ahead," co-starring Jessica Chastain and directed by Susanna White...
 
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Gil Birmingham
Actor, Twilight
Gil Birmingham is an American actor of Comanche ancestry, best known for his portrayal of Billy Black in the The Twilight Saga film series. Birmingham was born in San Antonio, Texas. His family moved frequently during his childhood, due to his father's career in the military. He learned to play the guitar at an early age and considers music his "first love"...
 
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James Marsters
James graduated from Davis High School and attended Juilliard, the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts, and the American Conservatory Theatre. After spending ten years doing stage work he finally moved to L.A. to pursue a career in film and television. After appearing in several guest roles he finally got his big break as Spike in Buffy the Vampire Slayer...
 
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William Shockley
William Shockley has fashioned a storied career, portraying complex characters as an actor, adding diverse experience as a director, producer and screenwriter. In 2017, Shockley will appear in five feature films. He plays a Texas drug-runner in Last Rampage with Robert Patrick and Heather Graham. He portrays a construction worker in You Can't Say No with Marguerite Moreau...
 
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Joe Lando
A former cook in a Hollywood restaurant, Lando first came to the attention of casting directors in the role of heartthrob Jake Harrison on the soap opera One Life to Live. That job led to the co-starring role as the backwoodsman/love interest of Jane Seymour on TV's Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman.
 
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Kirk Cameron
Kirk Thomas Cameron was born in Panorama City, California, to Barbara Cameron (née Barbara Jeanne Bausmith), a homemaker, and Robert Cameron, a teacher. Though his parents initially did not project show business aspirations onto their children, a family friend in the business noted to Barbara that both Kirk and his sister...
 
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Dale Midkiff
Dale Midkiff attended Edgewood high school and Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland, before moving to New York to work as a waiter while pursuing his acting career. His breakthrough role was when he landed the role of Elvis in the made-for-TV movie Elvis and Me. He later starred in Pet Sematary with Fred Gwynne and Love Potion No. 9 with Sandra Bullock...
 
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Eric Close
Eric was born in Staten Island, New York, May 24th. His father is an orthopedic surgeon and his mother is an artist. Eric is the eldest of three brothers. His family moved to Indiana, then to Michigan and finally settled in San Diego when Eric was eight years old. He graduated with a B.A. in communications from the University of Southern California in 1989...