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Sean Kanan

Sean Kanan stars on The Bold and the Beautiful, the number one syndicated show in daytime in 120 countries. He plays the deviously sexy Deacon Sharpe, a role that he made famous on both B and B and Y and R. Kanan is starring in a feature film, Limelight, directed by James Cullen Bressacks. Recently he starred in My Trip to the Darkside and ... See full bio »

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 2016 South32 (filming)
Detective Thomas
 2016 Limelight (post-production)
Sergio Veneto
 2016 Youthful Daze (TV Series)
Professor Richie Kingsly
- Love Will Remember (2016) ... Professor Richie Kingsly
- Scream Again (2016) ... Professor Richie Kingsly
- Junk Yard (2016) ... Professor Richie Kingsly
- Restraining Order (2016) ... Professor Richie Kingsly
- Wipeout (2016) ... Professor Richie Kingsly
 2015 A Place Called Hollywood
Gordon Plum
 2014 Acting Dead (TV Series)
Kennedy Mansfield
- The "X" Is Silent But Deadly (2014) ... Kennedy Mansfield
 2014 My Trip Back to the Dark Side
David Prince
 2013 Ronn's Garage (TV Series)
- Sean Kanan (2013)
 2012 Lose Yourself (Video)
David Prince
 2012 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
- With So Little to Be Sure Of (2012) ... Jason
 2012 Happily Divorced (TV Series)
- Daddy's Girl (2012) ... Keith
 2011 Lone Wolf (Short)
All Voice Overs (voice)
 2011 My Trip to the Dark Side (Video)
David Prince
 2011 Aspiring Hollywood (TV Series)
 2011 Second City This Week (TV Series)
Celebrity Guest
- Adonis DNA (2011) ... Celebrity Guest
 2010 Vidor (Short)
Superior Council (voice)
 2010 ACME Saturday Night (TV Series)
Guest host
- Sean Kanan (2010) ... Guest host
 2010 True Jackson, VP (TV Series)
- True Royal (2010)
 2009 Abracadabra (Short)
 2008 Jack Rio
Adam McNeil
 2007 Hack!
Vincent King
 2006 Sons of Italy
Michele Morri
 2006 Freddie (TV Series)
Steve Mulroy
- Eligible Bachelor (2006) ... Steve Mulroy
 2005 Carpool Guy
 2003 Chasing Holden
Alex Patterson
 2001 March
Julian March
 2001 Rendez-View (TV Series)
 2001 10 Attitudes
 2001 Crash Point Zero
Don Spengler
 2000 The Chaos Factor
 1999 V.I.P. (TV Series)
Stu Solomon
- Three Days to a Kill (1999) ... Stu Solomon
 1998 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Brad Alt
- Eyes of a Ranger (1998) ... Brad Alt
 1996 The Nanny (TV Series)
Mike McMullen
- The Cradle Robbers (1996) ... Mike McMullen
 1995 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Steve Law
- Super Mann (1995) ... Steve Law
 1994 Oasis Cafe
 1994 Dead at 21 (TV Series)
- Shock the Monkey (1994)
 1993 Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss (TV Movie)
Mark Stratton
 1993 Step by Step (TV Series)
- Sister Act (1993) ... Michael
 1993 Wild Palms (TV Mini-Series)
- Everything Must Go (1993) ... Jacob (uncredited)
 1991 Rich Girl
 1991 Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (TV Movie)
Jeff Sorrento
 1990 The Outsiders (TV Series)
Gregg Parker
- Maybe Baby (1990) ... Gregg Parker
- Pilot (1990) ... Gregg Parker
 1990 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
- Take Me Back to the Ballgame (1990) ... Charlie
 1989 Baby Boom (TV Series)
- X-y-l-o-p-h-o-n-e (1989) ... Scott
 1988 Hide and Go Shriek
John Robbins
 1987 Werewolf (TV Series)
- All Hallow's Eve (1987)
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Release of his book, "The Modern Gentleman". See more »

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1 Interview | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


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When fans ask me for advice, here's what I tell them: "Work for a living, but don't live for working".


He nearly died in 1988 from injuries suffered making The Karate Kid, Part III (1989). See more »


Often plays characters that are obnoxious and menacing



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