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Mike is one of four children. His father, Joe, who died in 1956, was a carpenter at Hollywood studios. Mike attended grammar school with Natalie Wood and Ricky Nelson. He entered the Marines in the 1950s for two years. Later, he attended the University of California at Los Angeles and studied acting at the Jeff Corey Workshop. He started getting ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Supernatural (TV Series)
Fred Jones
 2010 Miami Medical (TV Series)
Dr. Carl Willis
- Golden Hour (2010) ... Dr. Carl Willis
 2009 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Bill Jett
- Do Over (2009) ... Bill Jett
 2009 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Ross Baldwin
- Hard Landing (2009) ... Ross Baldwin
 2008 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Jonah Malcolm
- Persona (2008) ... Jonah Malcolm
 2007 Smith (TV Series)
Dr. Breen
- Six (2007) ... Dr. Breen
 2006 Superman: Brainiac Attacks (Video)
Jonathan Kent (voice)
 2005 Locusts (TV Movie)
Lyle Rierden
 2003-2004 Justice League (TV Series)
Jonathan Kent / Brainiac / Store Owner
- Comfort and Joy (2003) ... Jonathan Kent / Store Owner (voice)
 2004 The Clinic (TV Movie)
Dr. Cyrus Gachet
 1996-1999 Superman (TV Series)
Jonathan Kent
- Unity (1999) ... Jonathan Kent (voice)
- New Kids in Town (1998) ... Jonathan Kent (voice)
- Little Girl Lost (1998) ... Jonathan Kent (voice)
- The Late Mr. Kent (1997) ... Jonathan Kent (voice)
 1997 Sins of the Mind (TV Movie)
 1996 Vows of Deception (TV Movie)
Clay Spencer
 1995 The Killers Within
Congressman Clayton
 1994 Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die (TV Movie)
Frank Crane
 1991 Silent Motive (TV Movie)
Detective Paul Trella
 1991 Matlock (TV Series)
Judge David Bennett
- The Trial: Part 2 (1991) ... Judge David Bennett
- The Trial: Part 1 (1991) ... Judge David Bennett
 1991 The Whereabouts of Jenny (TV Movie)
Van Zandt
 1990 Lockdown
 1990 The Price of the Bride (TV Movie)
Joe Roth
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Drew Borden
- The Family Jewels (1990) ... Drew Borden
 1990 Coach (TV Series)
- A Jerk at the Opera (1990) ... Jeffrey
 1989 Incident at Dark River (TV Movie)
Tim McFall
 1989 A Deadly Silence (TV Movie)
Atty. Gianelli
 1986 Vanishing Act (TV Movie)
Harry Kenyon
 1985 Private Sessions (TV Movie)
Dr. Joe Braden
 1983 Choices of the Heart (TV Movie)
Ambassador Robert E. White
 1983 Memorial Day (TV Movie)
Matt Walker
 1982 Prime Suspect (TV Movie)
Frank Staplin
 1980 Father Damien: The Leper Priest (TV Movie)
 1979 Sex and the Single Parent (TV Movie)
 1978 Battered (TV Movie)
Michael Hawks
 1976 McNaughton's Daughter (TV Mini-Series)
Colin Pierce
- McNaughton's Daughter (1976) ... Colin Pierce
 1975 Ladies of the Corridor (TV Movie)
Paul Osgood
 1972-1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Mr. Ferra
- Hell Is Upstairs (1974) ... Mr. Ferra
 1974 Harry O (TV Series)
Cole Harris
- Material Witness (1974) ... Cole Harris
 1967-1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Len Parsons / Bellhop
- Cross Doublecross (1974) ... Len Parsons
- Light at the End of the Journey (1967) ... Bellhop (uncredited)
 1974 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
David Tate
- The Pioneers (1974) ... David Tate
 1974 The New Land (TV Series)
 1974 Live Again, Die Again (TV Movie)
James Carmichael
 1974 The Questor Tapes (TV Movie)
Jerry Robinson
 1972-1973 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Blair Cameron
- The Camerons Are a Special Clan (1973) ... Blair Cameron
- Hour of Judgment (1972)
 1973 She Cried Murder (TV Movie)
Walter Stepanic
 1973 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
- Nightmare Step (1973) ... Steven
 1973 The Rookies (TV Series)
Frank Essex
- The Wheel of Death (1973) ... Frank Essex
 1970-1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Jack (segment "Love and the Hot Spell") / The Young Man (segment "Love and the Pick-Up")
- Love and the Pick-Up/Love and the Proposal/Love and the Fighting Couple (1970) ... The Young Man (segment "Love and the Pick-Up")
 1973 Banacek (TV Series)
Jason Trotter
- The Greatest Collection of Them All (1973) ... Jason Trotter
 1972 Circle of Fear (TV Series)
Frank Simmons
- Elegy for a Vampire (1972) ... Frank Simmons
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
Dr. Will Agar
- The Hidden Enemy (1972) ... Dr. Will Agar
 1972 Cannon (TV Series)
- Stakeout (1972) ... Ron
 1972 The Longest Night (TV Movie)
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
Dr. Gil Clarke
- Witch, Witch, Burning Bright (1972) ... Dr. Gil Clarke
 1972 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Vic Wheelwright
- Discovery at Fourteen (1972) ... Dr. Vic Wheelwright
 1972 Doomsday Machine
1st Reporter
 1971 Sarge (TV Series)
- A Terminal Case of Vengeance (1971) ... Steve
 1970 Mannix (TV Series)
Clay Riegles
- Blind Mirror (1970) ... Clay Riegles
 1969 The Bill Cosby Show (TV Series)
Al Socconis
- A Word from Our Sponsor (1969) ... Al Socconis
 1969 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
- The Inquiry (1969) ... Reporter (uncredited)
 1969 Worthy to Stand (Short)
Fred Washburn
 1968 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Scott Banning
- Episode #1.780 (1968) ... Scott Banning
 1968 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
Police Lieutenant / Employment Clerk
- The Sound of the Plastic Axe (1968) ... Police Lieutenant
- You Remember Joe Maddox (1968) ... Employment Clerk
 1968 Dayton's Devils
Naval Officer
 1968 Panic in the City
Dick Blaine (as Michael Farrell)
 1968 Targets
Man in Phonebooth
 1968 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
 1967 The Graduate
Bellhop in Hotel Lobby (uncredited)
 1967 Garrison's Gorillas (TV Series)
The Captain
- Black Market (1967) ... The Captain
 1967 Custer (TV Series)
First Trooper
- Desperate Mission (1967) ... First Trooper
 1967 Countdown
Houston Engineer (uncredited)
 1967 The Monkees (TV Series)
Agent Modell
- Monkees Chow Mein (1967) ... Agent Modell
 1967 Lassie (TV Series)
- Never Look Back (1967) ... Ranger
 1966 Combat! (TV Series)
- The Bankroll (1966) ... Doctor
 1963 Captain Newman, M.D.
Patient (uncredited)
 1963 Ensign O'Toole (TV Series)
 1963 McHale's Navy (TV Series)
The Gunner
- Washing Machine Charlie (1963) ... The Gunner
 1963 The Dick Powell Theatre (TV Series)
- The Rage of Silence (1963) ... (as Michael Farrell)
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D.B. Cooper | Michael Farrell


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(On his on- and off-screen chemistry with Harry Morgan, who played Col. Sherman Potter): It's harder for me to separate Harry and Col. Potter because I adore them both so much. Col. Potter was the father figure we all loved and admired. A straight-arrow, regular army, by the book type who, just beneath the surface, was a marshmallow. Harry Morgan is a wonderful guy and a good friend. He's full of... See more »


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