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Brian Kelly (I) (1931–2005)

Actor Brian Kelly was a Valentine's Day baby. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Anne Veronica (O'Brien) and Harry Francis Kelly, who was Governor of Michigan (1943-1947) and served as a justice on the Michigan Supreme Court. He was of Irish descent. Brian joined the Marine Corps. during the Korean War and subsequently attended the University of... See full bio »

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 1973 Drive Hard, Drive Fast (TV Movie)
Mark Driscoll
 1971 Company of Killers (TV Movie)
Nick Andros
 1970 Berlin Affair (TV Movie)
Paul Strand
 1968 Shoot, Gringo... Shoot!
Chad Stark
 1966/I Around the World Under the Sea
Dr. Craig Mosby
 1963 Thunder Island
Vincent Dodge
 1963 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Officer Kelly / 2nd Policeman
- Jed Plays Solomon (1963) ... Officer Kelly
- Elly's Animals (1963) ... 2nd Policeman
 1961-1962 Straightaway (TV Series)
Scott Ross
- The Hoax (1962) ... Scott Ross
- To Climb Steep Hills (1962) ... Scott Ross
- The Craziest Race in Town (1962) ... Scott Ross
- Full Circle (1962) ... Scott Ross
- The Longest Night (1962) ... Scott Ross
 1960 Insight (TV Series)
Father Bergen
- Fisher of Men (1960) ... Father Bergen
 1959 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Captain Rivers
- Haunted (1959) ... Captain Rivers
 1959 21 Beacon Street (TV Series)
- Dilemma (1959) ... Brian
- The Trap (1959) ... Brian
- The Hostage (1959) ... Brian
- The Trojan Horse (1959) ... Brian
- Break In (1959) ... Brian
 1958 Flight (TV Series)
 1958 Panic! (TV Series)
Randy Burke
- Fingerprints (1958) ... Randy Burke
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