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Michael Fairman is a veteran of film, stage and television, with a career spanning more than 40 years. He has portrayed Adlai Stevenson in the political thriller Thirteen Days (2000) starring Kevin Costner, was featured in David Lynch's Academy Award-nominated Mulholland Drive (2001) and played Ben Affleck's father in Dreamworks' Forces of Nature ... See full bio »
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 2014 After the Reality (post-production)
Elmer Severson
 2013 Bones (TV Series)
David Hal-El
- The Nazi on the Honeymoon (2013) ... David Hal-El
 2013 A Voice in the Dark
Mr. Anderson
 2013 Workaholics (TV Series)
Gramps DeMamp
- The Worst Generation (2013) ... Gramps DeMamp
 2010 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Lumpy Feldstein / Lumpy
- Turas (2010) ... Lumpy Feldstein
- Turning and Turning (2010) ... Lumpy
 2010 Browncoats: Redemption
Adelai Niska (uncredited)
 2009 Monk (TV Series)
Stanley Greenblatt
- Mr. Monk Is Someone Else (2009) ... Stanley Greenblatt
 2008-2009 Crash (TV Series)
Lou Losky
- Clusterf**k (2008) ... Lou Losky
- Railroaded (2008) ... Lou Losky
- Episode One (2008) ... Lou Losky
 2008 Dark Streets
Nathaniel
 2008 Struck (Short)
Doctor
 2008 The Reflecting Pool
Berman
 2006 Medium (TV Series)
Frontier Doctor
- Blood Relation (2006) ... Frontier Doctor
 2006 The Hard Easy
Colonel Max
 2006 Beyond the Wall of Sleep
Older Intern (voice)
 2006 Night Stalker (TV Series)
Hugh
- Timeless (2006) ... Hugh
 2006 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Dennis' Father
- Dead Man's Ridge (2006) ... Dennis' Father (uncredited)
 2005 Ordinary Miracles (TV Movie)
Sterling Grimes
 2005 Wheelmen
Paul
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Thomas Healy
- Transitions (2005) ... Thomas Healy
 2005 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Milton Madison
- Brotherly Love (2005) ... Milton Madison
 2001-2004 The Practice (TV Series)
Governor's Council Interviewer / Harold Shaw - School Board President
- New Hoods on the Block (2004) ... Governor's Council Interviewer
- The Day After (2001) ... Harold Shaw - School Board President
 2003 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Bob
- Pictures of Lily (2003) ... Bob
 2003 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Judge Henry Bouton
- Wild Card (2003) ... Judge Henry Bouton
 2002 Firefly (TV Series)
Adelai Niska
- War Stories (2002) ... Adelai Niska
 2001 Dharma & Greg (TV Series)
Porter
- Without Reservations (2001) ... Porter
 2001 The Perfect Wife (TV Movie)
Orville Gleason
 2001 The King of Queens (TV Series)
Harold
- Wedding Presence (2001) ... Harold
 2001 Black Scorpion (TV Series)
General Stryker
- Armed and Dangerous (2001) ... General Stryker
 2000 Boston Public (TV Series)
Harold Shaw
- Chapter Three (2000) ... Harold Shaw
 2000 Family Law (TV Series)
Pierce's Attorney
- Going Home (2000) ... Pierce's Attorney
 2000 The Perfect Tenant
Mr. Hartwell
 1999 Sunset Beach (TV Series)
Archbishop Damien
- Episode #1.682 (1999) ... Archbishop Damien (uncredited)
- Episode #1.681 (1999) ... Archbishop Damien (uncredited)
- Episode #1.680 (1999) ... Archbishop Damien (uncredited)
- Episode #1.679 (1999) ... Archbishop Damien (uncredited)
- Episode #1.678 (1999) ... Archbishop Damien (uncredited)
 1999 Boy Meets World (TV Series)
Dr. Markman
- Resurrection (1999) ... Dr. Markman
 1999 Providence (TV Series)
Frank Gerrish
- If Memory Serves (1999) ... Frank Gerrish
 1998 The Christmas Wish (TV Movie)
Mr. Connor
 1998 Viper (TV Series)
Abe Goldberg
- Honest Abe (1998) ... Abe Goldberg
 1998 Freedom Strike
Gen. Porter
 1998 Mike Hammer, Private Eye (TV Series)
Ronald Wilk
- The Art of Murder (1998) ... Ronald Wilk
 1997 The Nurse
Bob Martin
 1997 High Incident (TV Series)
- Hot Wire (1997)
 1997 Cupid
Carl
 1996 Kid Cop (Video)
Charlie Rebbins
 1996 Apollo 11 (TV Movie)
Edwin Aldrin, Sr.
 1996 General Hospital (TV Series)
Harry Silver
- Episode #1.8487 (1996) ... Harry Silver
 1996 The Great White Hype
Chairman Jerry Schwartz
 1996 An Unfinished Affair (TV Movie)
Clayton Edmunds
 1996 The Late Shift (TV Movie)
Michael Gartner
 1995 The Crew (TV Series)
Sam Steadman
- Bar Mitzvah Boy (1995) ... Sam Steadman
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series)
Judge Francis Firestone
- Pilot (1995) ... Judge Francis Firestone
 1995 Sweet Justice (TV Series)
Richard Crashaw
- Fire (1995) ... Richard Crashaw
 1994 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Steve Ferguson
- Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio? (1994) ... Steve Ferguson
 1994 ER (TV Series)
Mort Harris
- 24 Hours (1994) ... Mort Harris
 1994 The George Carlin Show (TV Series)
Commissioner
- George Speaks His Mind (1994) ... Commissioner
 1994 Hoggs' Heaven (TV Short)
Dad
 1993 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Mr. Pensky
- The Barber (1993) ... Mr. Pensky
 1993 Shameful Secrets (TV Movie)
Mal
 1993 Bob (TV Series)
Buck Sikes
- Oh Where, Oh Where Has My Mad Dog Gone? (1993) ... Buck Sikes
 1993 The Golden Palace (TV Series)
Ernie Niles
- Runaways (1993) ... Ernie Niles
 1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Louis Sumner
- Grin and Bare It (1992) ... Louis Sumner
 1992 Stand by Your Man (TV Series)
Judge
- For Better or Worse (1992) ... Judge
 1991 Roc (TV Series)
Bert
- How to Succeed at Garbage (1991) ... Bert
 1991 Cheers (TV Series)
Dutch Kincaid
- Pitch It Again, Sam (1991) ... Dutch Kincaid
 1991 Wings (TV Series)
Reporter
- Plane Nine from Nantucket (1991) ... Reporter (as Michael Eugene Fairman)
 1991 L.A. Law 100th Episode Celebration (TV Movie)
Judge Douglas McGrath (uncredited)
 1990 One Day in Dallas
John
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Cabby
- The Return of Preston Giles (1990) ... Cabby (as Michael Eugene Fairman)
 1990 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Judge Mulhearn
- The Great Spontini - May 9, 1974 (1990) ... Judge Mulhearn
 1990 Johnny Ryan (TV Movie)
Meyer Lansky
 1990 My Two Dads (TV Series)
 1989 The Banker
Fred
 1989 Alien Nation (TV Series)
Capt. McKnight
- The Takeover (1989) ... Capt. McKnight
 1989 Mancuso, FBI (TV Series)
- Suspicious Minds (1989)
 1989 Hunter (TV Series)
Carl Weller
- Return of White Cloud (1989) ... Carl Weller
 1987-1989 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Sinclair / Dr. Bolton
- Words to Live By (1989) ... Sinclair
- An Enemy Among Us (1987) ... Dr. Bolton
 1988 Dynasty (TV Series)
Dr. Westhaven
- Body Trouble (1988) ... Dr. Westhaven
 1988 Favorite Son (TV Mini-Series)
Dr. Aronowitz
 1988 A Place at the Table (TV Movie)
Martin
 1987 Glory Years (TV Movie)
 1987 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Frank Hartman
- Low and Away (1987) ... Frank Hartman
 1983-1987 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Sergei / Dr. Theodore Glaser
- Suitable for Framing (1987) ... Sergei
- If Thoughts Could Kill (1983) ... Dr. Theodore Glaser
 1987 The Story of Book One (Video short)
 1987 Down and Out in Beverly Hills (TV Series)
Henry Phelps
- Jerry's Mission (1987) ... Henry Phelps
 1987 Newhart (TV Series)
Senator Wells
- Harris Ankles PIV for Web Post (1987) ... Senator Wells
 1985 I Dream of Jeannie... Fifteen Years Later (TV Movie)
Gen. Hatten
 1985 MacGyver (TV Series)
Gen. Relkwin
- Pilot (1985) ... Gen. Relkwin
 1985 Our Family Honor (TV Series)
- Pilot (1985)
 1985 Stingray (TV Movie)
Ned Rosenberg, M.D.
 1985 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Deputy Attorney General
- Enos and Daisy's Wedding (1985) ... Deputy Attorney General
 1984 Anatomy of an Illness (TV Movie)
Dr. Lowman
 1984 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Cop
- Elegy in Steele (1984) ... Cop
 1984 The A-Team (TV Series)
Anthony Raymond
- The Battle of Bel Air (1984) ... Anthony Raymond
 1983 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Eric Fenton
- Brother's Keeper (1983) ... Eric Fenton
 1983 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (TV Series)
Colonel Harris
- The Rescue (1983) ... Colonel Harris
 1983 Filthy Rich (TV Series)
Mr. Taylor
- The Country Club (1983) ... Mr. Taylor
 1982 The Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series)
Mr. Heller
- Genius (1982) ... Mr. Heller
- Daredevil (1982) ... Mr. Heller
- Jackal (1982) ... Mr. Heller
 1982 Gavilan (TV Series)
 1979-1982 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Senator / Doctor / Dr. Chamberlain
- Unthinkable (1982) ... Senator
- Violence (1981) ... Doctor
- Charlatan (1979) ... Dr. Chamberlain
 1982 World War III (TV Movie)
Dr. Alan Tenant
 1981 Gangster Wars
Mr. Silver
 1981 Fly Away Home (TV Movie)
Hap
 1981 Bosom Buddies (TV Series)
Mr. Peters
- Kip Quits (1981) ... Mr. Peters
 1980 Any Which Way You Can
CHP Captain
 1980 Scared Straight! Another Story (TV Movie)
Warden
 1978-1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series)
Buddy Barker / Shoe Store Owner
- The Airplane Show (1980) ... Buddy Barker
- Turkeys Away (1978) ... Shoe Store Owner
 1980 Marilyn: The Untold Story (TV Movie)
 1980 Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (TV Series)
Doyle
 1980 Taxi (TV Series)
John Brennan
- Tony and Brian (1980) ... John Brennan
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series)
Lieutenant
- Ladies of the Afternoon (1979) ... Lieutenant
 1979 Like Normal People (TV Movie)
Lt. Anderson
 1978 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Gerald Laslo
- Memory of a Nightmare (1978) ... Gerald Laslo
 1978 A Question of Guilt (TV Movie)
Man on Stand
 1978 Peeping Times (TV Movie)
Mayor of Ewell
 1977 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Cal Stone
- Angels in the Wings (1977) ... Cal Stone
 1977 Eight Is Enough (TV Series)
 1971 The Anderson Tapes
Sergeant Claire
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Michael Eugene Fairman

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5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Graduated as 2nd Lieutenant from Harlingen Air Force Base, Texas. He went on to log 2500 hours as an Air Force Navigator. See more »

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