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Dirk Benedict


Dirk Benedict was born in Montana on March 1st, 1945. He was raised in the country, far away from anything connected with movies or acting. He gathered his first experiences in acting (on a dare) in a college production of "Showboat" where he got the main part. His father, a lawyer, died when Dirk was 18, which was hard for him to take. While ... See full bio »

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Known For

The A-Team
The A-Team Templeton 'Faceman' Peck
(1983-1987)
Battlestar Galactica
Battlestar Galactica Lieutenant Starbuck
(1978)
The A-Team
The A-Team Pensacola Prisoner Milt
(2010)
Alaska
Alaska Jake Barnes
(1996)

Filmography

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 2010 The A-Team
Pensacola Prisoner Milt
 2009 Inglorious Bumblers (Video)
Tom Mayers
 2006 Earthstorm (TV Movie)
Victor Stevens
 2006 Goldene Zeiten
Douglas Burnett / John Striker / Horst Müller
 2003 Battlestar Galactica (Video Game)
Lt. Starbuck / Lukas (voice)
 2003 Galacticon (Video)
Lt. Starbuck
 1998 Waking Up Horton
Tyler
 1997 Steel Stomachs (Short)
Host
 1997 Zork: Grand Inquisitor (Video Game)
Antharia Jack
 1996 Abduction of Innocence (TV Movie)
Robert Steves
 1989-1995 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Gary Harling / Dr. David Latimer
- Frozen Stiff (1995) ... Gary Harling
- Smooth Operators (1989) ... Dr. David Latimer
 1995 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Blair
- Case Closed (1995) ... Blair
 1995 The Feminine Touch (Video)
John Mackie
 1994 Demon Keeper
Alexander Harris
 1993 The Commish (TV Series)
Gil Higgins
- All That Glitters (1993) ... Gil Higgins
 1993 Official Denial (TV Movie)
Lt. Col. Dan Lerner
 1992 Shadow Force
Rick Kelly
 1992 Baywatch (TV Series)
Aaron Brody
 1991 Bejewelled (TV Movie)
Gordon
 1989 Trenchcoat in Paradise (TV Movie)
Eddie Mazda
 1989 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Dr. Rush
- In the Name of Science (1989) ... Dr. Rush
 1987 Hotel (TV Series)
Trevor Harris
- Prized Possessions (1987) ... Trevor Harris
 1986 Body Slam
M. Harry Smilac
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
Face
- Remote Control Man (1985) ... Face
 1984 Fox Mystery Theater (TV Series)
Frank Rowlett
- Mark of the Devil (1984) ... Frank Rowlett
 1982 Family in Blue (TV Movie)
Matt Malone
 1981 Scruples (TV Movie)
Spider Elliott
 1981 Underground Aces
Pete Huffman
 1980 The Georgia Peaches (TV Movie)
Dusty Tyree
 1979 Scavenger Hunt
Jeff Stevens
 1977-1978 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Denny Railsback / Cadet John Barton
- The Blue Angels (1977) ... Cadet John Barton
 1978 Cruise Into Terror (TV Movie)
Simon Mclane
 1977 The Cabot Connection (TV Movie)
Brom Loomis
 1975 Journey from Darkness (TV Movie)
Bill
 1974 W
William Caulder
 1973 Sssssss
David Blake
 1972 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Walter Clyman
- Chain of Events (1972) ... Walter Clyman
 1972 Georgia, Georgia
Michael Winters
  After Hell (TV Mini-Series) (announced)
Samael
- Episode #1.6 ... Samael (rumored)
- Episode #1.5 ... Samael (rumored)
- Episode #1.4 ... Samael (rumored)
- Episode #1.3 ... Samael (rumored)
- Episode #1.2 ... Samael (rumored)
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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his cameo in The A-Team (2010)] I regret doing it. Mr. T was right not to do it, they got rid of all the qualities that made it such an international hit ... it was like someone said, 'let's find everything that really made this show unique and get rid of that and just make kind of an average action movie'. See more »

Trivia:

A prostate cancer survivor. In 1974, medical doctors recommended surgery, but he claimed to have cured his cancer through a macrobiotic diet recommended by Gloria Swanson, his co-star on Broadway in "Butterflies Are Free," and by exercise and fasting. Over a period of 3 years and under the guidance of Michio Kushi, according to his book Confessions Of A Kamikaze Cowboy, beat the cancer. He ... See more »

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Pisces

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