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Douglas Dirkson

Douglas Dirkson was born on May 17, 1943 in Montana, USA as Douglas Hubert Dirkson. He is an actor, known for Footloose (1984), Hopscotch (1980) and 'Gator Bait (1974). See full bio »
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 2004 The Standard v.15 (Short)
Mr. Cramer
 2001 Taking Back Our Town (TV Movie)
Ned Beaufort
 2001 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Walson Knack
- Jenny (2001) ... Walson Knack
 1993 Northern Exposure (TV Series)
Bar Patron
- Three Doctors (1993) ... Bar Patron
 1992 Article 99
Freaked Patient
 1990 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Irvin Nessel
- Photo Opportunity (1990) ... Irvin Nessel
 1988 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
- Their Town (1988)
 1988 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
Mr. Bannister
 1987-1988 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Judge Austin Lyne
- Petticoat Injunction (1988) ... Judge Austin Lyne
- Divorce with Extreme Prejudice (1987) ... Judge Austin Lyne
 1987 Stingray (TV Series)
 1987 U.S. Marshals: Waco & Rhinehart (TV Movie)
Prison Officer
 1986 Eye of the Tiger
 1986 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
- Photo Finish (1986) ... Blake
 1986 MacGyver (TV Series)
Reverend Mather
- The Enemy Within (1986) ... Reverend Mather
 1986 Hunter (TV Series)
Floyd Dudleigh
- Scrap Metal (1986) ... Floyd Dudleigh
 1985 Streets of Justice (TV Movie)
 1985 Wildside (TV Series)
- The Crimea of the Century (1985) ... Fester
 1984 My Mother's Secret Life (TV Movie)
Michael Jensen
 1983 Whiz Kids (TV Series)
 1983 Blood Feud (TV Movie)
Clark Mollenhoff (labor reporter)
 1983 Malibu (TV Movie)
 1982 Modesty Blaise (TV Movie)
Jack Fraser
 1982 Portrait of a Showgirl (TV Movie)
 1982 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
George Dawes
- Suffer the Children (1982) ... George Dawes
 1981 CHiPs (TV Series)
- Fast Money (1981) ... Rado
 1981 The Ordeal of Bill Carney (TV Movie)
Dr. Share
 1981 She's in the Army Now (TV Movie)
Sgt. King
 1981 King of the Mountain
 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Frank Ingram
- The French Follies Caper (1981) ... Frank Ingram
 1981 Harry's War
 1980 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Eric Palmer
- 'Tis the Season to Be Murdered (1980) ... Eric Palmer
 1980 A Cry for Love (TV Movie)
 1980 Portrait of an Escort (TV Movie)
 1980 Hopscotch
 1980 Angel on My Shoulder (TV Movie)
Nick's Aide
 1980 Gorp
Bible Looie
 1979 Young Maverick (TV Series)
- Hearts O' Gold (1979)
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
- The Enemy (1979) ... Tally
 1979 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
- Mother's Rule (1979) ... Arnold
 1977 Beyond Reason
 1977 Kojak (TV Series)
Alvin Kettle
- I Could Kill My Wife's Lawyer (1977) ... Alvin Kettle
 1977 Escape from Bogen County (TV Movie)
Bo Walker
 1977 Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series)
- Five the Hard Way (1977) ... Gorman
 1976 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
- Any Second Now (1976) ... Phillips
 1976 Harry O (TV Series)
Tim Condit
- Mister Five and Dime (1976) ... Tim Condit
 1975-1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Smooth Move / Bricker
- A Fashionable Connection (1976) ... Smooth Move
- Pilot (1975) ... Bricker
 1975 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Ole Olafsen
- Doctor's Lady (1975) ... Ole Olafsen
 1974 Get Christie Love! (TV Series)
 1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Abel Wakefield
- Matt Dillon Must Die (1974) ... Abel Wakefield
 1974 'Gator Bait
Leroy Bracken (as Doug Dirkson)
 1974 Dirty O'Neil
Willard (as Doug Dirkson)
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
Jeff the airport mechanic
- Swan Song (1974) ... Jeff the airport mechanic (as Doug Dirkson)
 1973 Kung Fu (TV Series)
- The Soldier (1973) ... Hamel
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Ambush at Rio Lobo (1972) ... Gabe
 1972 Nichols (TV Series)
Aide to Cutler
- Wonder Fizz Flies Again (1972) ... Aide to Cutler
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