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Corbin Bernsen


Corbin Bernsen made his initial mark on the seminal television series L.A. Law as opportunistic divorce lawyer "Arnie Becker" earning him multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations over the show's eight-year run. He proved along the way the role was not to be a dead-end stereotype, maintaining a steady career in both television and film over the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 4 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

L.A. Law
L.A. Law Arnie Becker
(1986-1994)
Psych
Psych Henry Spencer / Henry Spencer, Jr.
(2006-2014)
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Harlan Dexter
(2005)
General Hospital
General Hospital John Durant
(2005-2006)

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 2016 A Time to Dance (TV Movie)
Pops
 2016 Love's Complicated (TV Movie)
Dublin Senior
 2015 It Had to Be You (TV Movie)
Nolan Powell
 2015 Grace and Frankie (TV Series)
Dr. Paul Mason
- The Fall (2015) ... Dr. Paul Mason
 2015 Portrait of Love (TV Movie)
Tyler
 2015 NCIS: New Orleans (TV Series)
Navy Admiral Adam Huntley
- The Abyss (2015) ... Navy Admiral Adam Huntley
 2014 Anger Management (TV Series)
Roger
- Charlie & the 100th Episode (2014) ... Roger
 2014 The League (TV Series)
Bruce
- Man Land (2014) ... Bruce
 2014 Scorpion (TV Series)
Bob Connelly
- Shorthanded (2014) ... Bob Connelly
 2014 Motive (TV Series)
Dr. Stan Matthews
- Deception (2014) ... Dr. Stan Matthews
 2013 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Henry Upton
- Kupouli 'la (2013) ... Henry Upton
 2012 Switched at Birth (TV Series)
James Wilkerson II
- Venus, Cupid, Folly, and Time (2012) ... James Wilkerson II
 2012 Stolen Child (TV Movie)
George
 2011 Castle (TV Series)
Lance Hastings
- One Life to Lose (2011) ... Lance Hastings
 2011 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Jerry Grandin
- Today I Do (2011) ... Jerry Grandin
 2009 The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV Series)
Howard
- For Love or Money (2009) ... Howard
 2008 For the Love of Grace (TV Movie)
Captain Washington
 2008 Vipers (TV Movie)
Burton
 2008 Depth Charge (TV Movie)
Capt. Brad Richards
 2007 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Ira
- Right to Die (2007) ... Ira
 2006 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Attorney Eli Granger
- ...There's Fire! (2006) ... Attorney Eli Granger
 2005-2006 General Hospital (TV Series)
John Durant
- Episode #1.10967 (2006) ... John Durant
- Episode dated 25 January 2006 (2006) ... John Durant
- Episode #1.10958 (2006) ... John Durant
- Episode #1.10957 (2006) ... John Durant
- Episode dated 10 January 2006 (2006) ... John Durant
 2005 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
William Hendry
- Prisoner (2005) ... William Hendry
 2005 Ordinary Miracles (TV Movie)
David Woodbury
 2005 Palmetto Pointe (TV Series)
Old Ballplayer
- All That You Can't Leave Behind (2005) ... Old Ballplayer
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Bob Cavanaugh
- I Love My Wives, But Oh You Kid (2004) ... Bob Cavanaugh
 2004 Third Watch (TV Series)
Carter Savage
- Rat Bastard (2004) ... Carter Savage
 2004 They Are Among Us (TV Movie)
Norbert
 2003 Love Comes Softly (TV Movie)
Ben Graham
 2003 Dragnet (TV Series)
Richard Atkins
- All That Glitters (2003) ... Richard Atkins
 2003 Miss Match (TV Series)
Stu 'Dr. Love' Scott
- Divorce Happens (2003) ... Stu 'Dr. Love' Scott
 2002 The Santa Trap (TV Movie)
Chief Spivak
 2002 Presidio Med (TV Series)
- Milagros (2002)
 2002 Atomic Twister (TV Movie)
Sheriff C.B. Bishop
 2002 L.A. Law: The Movie (TV Movie)
Arnie Becker
 2002 Gentle Ben (TV Movie)
Fog Benson
 2001 Citizen Baines (TV Series)
Nicholas Tassler
- Three Days in November (2001) ... Nicholas Tassler
 2001 V.I.P. (TV Series)
Zack Henley
- Val in Carnation (2001) ... Zack Henley
 2000 Baywatch (TV Series)
Barry Poe
- Ties That Bind (2000) ... Barry Poe
 2000 Yes, Dear (TV Series)
Gary Walden
- Jimmy Gets a Job (2000) ... Gary Walden
 2000 Beggars and Choosers (TV Series)
Sandy Peretz
- Killer Sushi (2000) ... Sandy Peretz
 2000 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Big Red Johnson
- Miso Honei (2000) ... Big Red Johnson
 2000 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Virgil Nygard
- Abaddon (2000) ... Virgil Nygard
 2000 Battery Park (TV Series)
Michael
- Rabbit Punch (2000) ... Michael
 1999 A Place Apart (TV Movie)
Robert, Sr.
 1999 The Unbelievables (TV Movie)
 1999 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Edward Jansen
- Trade Off (1999) ... Edward Jansen
 1999 Twice in a Lifetime (TV Series)
Roger Stovall / Bill Water
- Death and Taxes (1999) ... Roger Stovall / Bill Water
 1999 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Ted Grant
- Sometimes That's Just the Way It Is (1999) ... Ted Grant
 1999 Two of Hearts (TV Movie)
Bruce Saunders
 1999 Tracey Takes On... (TV Series)
Jack Dayton
- Dating (1999) ... Jack Dayton
 1998 Young Hearts Unlimited (TV Movie)
Brian
 1998 Recipe for Revenge (TV Movie)
Dr. Chester Winnifield
 1998 Riddler's Moon (TV Movie)
George
 1997 Veronica's Video (TV Movie)
Rob Hammerman
 1997 Tidal Wave: No Escape (TV Movie)
John Wahl
 1997 Bloodhounds (TV Movie)
Harrison Coyle
 1997 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Eric Weiss
- Angel of Death (1997) ... Eric Weiss
 1996 Full Circle (TV Movie)
Harrison Winslow
 1996 Bloodhounds II (TV Movie)
Harrison Coyle
 1996 Inhumanoid (TV Movie)
Foster Carver
 1996 The Cold Heart of a Killer (TV Movie)
Alex Jensen
 1995 Murderous Intent (TV Movie)
Brice
 1995 Tails You Live, Heads You're Dead (TV Movie)
Neil Jones / Roy Francis Netter
 1995 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Frank Cole
- By Duty Bound (1995) ... Frank Cole
 1994 The Nanny (TV Series)
Glen Mitchell
- Stock Tip (1994) ... Glen Mitchell
 1994 Guns of Honor (TV Movie)
Brent Mallick
 1994 Voices from Within (TV Movie)
Mark Reichard
 1994 Where Are My Children? (TV Movie)
Tom Scott
 1994 Love & War (TV Series)
Neil
- Bali Ha'i (1994) ... Neil
 1993 Beyond Suspicion (TV Movie)
Stan
 1993 Roc (TV Series)
Jim Larson
- The Millionaire Brother (1993) ... Jim Larson
 1993 The Extraordinary (TV Series)
Host
 1992 Love Can Be Murder (TV Movie)
Nick Peyton
 1992 Ring of the Musketeers (TV Movie)
Harry
 1992 Grass Roots (TV Movie)
Will Lee
 1991 Dead on the Money (TV Movie)
Carter Matthews
 1991 Out of This World (TV Series)
Chad
- Evie Nightingale (1991) ... Chad (as Collin Bernsen)
 1991 Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story (TV Movie)
Morris Dees
 1990 Dear John (TV Series)
Blake McCarron
- Hole in One (1990) ... Blake McCarron
 1990 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Q2
- Déjà Q (1990) ... Q2 (uncredited)
 1989 Anything But Love (TV Series)
Dr. Jeff Ryan
- Bang You're Dead (1989) ... Dr. Jeff Ryan (uncredited)
 1989 Breaking Point (TV Movie)
Pike
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
Corbin Bernsen
- The Network (1987) ... Corbin Bernsen
 1985 Doubletake (TV Movie)
Tennis Pro
 1983 Allison Sydney Harrison (TV Movie)
Steve Malloy
 1980 The Waltons (TV Series)
Casey
- The Medal (1980) ... Casey
 1979 Flying High (TV Series)
Dan Ellison
- It Was Just One of Those Days (1979) ... Dan Ellison
 1976 Police Story (TV Series)
Chris Andes
- Bought and Paid For (1976) ... Chris Andes
 1976 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Lifeguard
- Blind Sunday (1976) ... Lifeguard
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Alternate Names:

Collin Bernsen

Height:

5' 10¾" (1.8 m)
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I'm sort of an experimenter; I thought it'd be interesting to play around and see what's there. See more »

Trivia:

Sons with Amanda Pays: Oliver Bernsen (b. 14 March 1989), twins Henry Bernsen & Angus Bernsen (b. 19 March 1992), and Finley Bernsen (b. 9 June 1998). See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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