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Boyd Gaines

Boyd Gaines was born on May 11, 1953 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Boyd Payne Gaines. He is an actor, known for Funny Games (2007), Fame (1980) and Heartbreak Ridge (1986). He is married to Kathleen McNenny. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 American Odyssey (TV Series)
Harrison's Father
- Drop King (2015) ... Harrison's Father
 2009 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Richard Chatham
- Home (2009) ... Richard Chatham
 2009 The American Experience (TV Series documentary)
The Voice of Chairman Gray
- The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer (2009) ... The Voice of Chairman Gray
 1993-2004 Law & Order (TV Series)
James Rillard / Oliver Shain / Nathan Barclay / ...
- Coming Down Hard (2004) ... James Rillard
- Matrimony (1997) ... Oliver Shain
- Wannabe (1995) ... Nathan Barclay
- Conduct Unbecoming (1993) ... Lt. St. Claire
 2003 Queens Supreme (TV Series)
Steve Simon / Stan Standowski
- Flawed Heroes (2003) ... Steve Simon / Stan Standowski
 2001-2002 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
Casper Quince
- Fathers (2002) ... Casper Quince
 1999 Earthly Possessions (TV Movie)
 1997 Remember WENN (TV Series)
Congressman Bob Farraday
- A Girl Like Maple (1997) ... Congressman Bob Farraday
 1997 Caroline in the City (TV Series)
 1994 Heavens to Betsy (TV Series)
Rev. Rockwood
- Unaired Pilot ... Rev. Rockwood
 1994 Frasier (TV Series)
Phil Patterson
 1992 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
John Halsey
- Programmed for Murder (1992) ... John Halsey
 1992 Anything But Love (TV Series)
 1991 A Woman Named Jackie (TV Mini-Series)
Yusha Auchincloss
- The Bouvier Years (1991) ... Yusha Auchincloss
 1990 A Son's Promise (TV Movie)
Dan Weston
 1989 The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd (TV Series)
 1988 Piece of Cake (TV Mini-Series)
Chris Hart
- August 1940 (1988) ... Chris Hart
- May 1940 (1988) ... Chris Hart
- March 1940 (1988) ... Chris Hart
- December 1939 (1988) ... Chris Hart
- October 1939 (1988) ... Chris Hart
 1988 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Reverand Dobson
- Pigeon Feathers (1988) ... Reverand Dobson
 1988 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Alfie Gainer
- Skeletons in the Closet (1988) ... Alfie Gainer
 1984-1986 Hotel (TV Series)
Rodger Gage / Steven Parker / Jeff Strider
- Undercurrents (1986) ... Rodger Gage
- Hearts and Minds (1985) ... Steven Parker
- Wedding (1984) ... Jeff Strider
 1985 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Todd Myerson
- Grappling Steele (1985) ... Todd Myerson
 1985 MacGruder and Loud (TV Series)
- Tarnished Blues (1985) ... Ellis
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series)
Chris Bradford
 1981-1984 One Day at a Time (TV Series)
Mark Royer
- Off We Go (1984) ... Mark Royer
- Meaning of Life (1984) ... Mark Royer (credit only)
- Ave Romano (1984) ... Mark Royer
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Narrator for audio book version of "Everything's Eventual: 5 Dark Tales" (2002, author: Stephen King), segment "The Little Sisters of Eluria" from the Dark Towers series. See more »

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Even though I have been--dare I say--embraced by the community of people who do musicals, I'm just an honorary member. See more »


Studied acting with Michael Howard in New York City. See more »

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