(1980's). Spokesman in the Coast Guard recruiting ads in the 80s.
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6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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[2010, on The Landlord
(1970)] Hal Ashby
was a great man. A great man. I had some great experiences with Hal and Diana Sands
and Beau Bridges
and Pearl Bailey
and Lee Grant
. We had a very good time. For a lot of us, it was our first major motion picture, and we had a ball. An absolute ball. My favorite scene is when "Copee" goes crazy. It's a magic scene there. I was very satisfied with that ...
Along with Stacy Keach
, he was one of two actors considered for the role of the SGC's new commanding officer, General Hank Landry, on Stargate SG-1
(1997). The role instead went to Beau Bridges
, however Gossett was cast as a Jaffa leader named Gerak.
Often plays military commanders and authority figures