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Paul Linke

Paul Linke was born on May 6, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for CHiPs (1977), K-PAX (2001) and Motel Hell (1980). He has been married to Christine Healy since 1991. They have one child. He was previously married to Francesca Cagiati Draper. See full bio »

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CHiPs Officer Arthur Grossman / Man in Convertible
K-PAX Stuart Hessler
Motel Hell
Motel Hell Bruce Smith
Parenthood George Bowman


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 2017 The Guest House
Detective Collins
 2015 War Dog (Short)
 2011 Country Pirates (Short)
Uncle Chip
 2010 Hogoz (TV Mini-Series)
- Concessions (2010) ... Boylin
- Maria (2010) ... Boylin
- Carnitas (2010) ... Boylin
 2006 Fallen Angels
 2001 K-PAX
Stuart Hessler
 2001 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
The Warden
- Attachments (2001) ... The Warden
 1999 Smart House (TV Movie)
 1999 Baywatch (TV Series)
Man at the Marina
- Castles in the Sand (1999) ... Man at the Marina
 1998 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Evelyn's Husband
- Murder x 4 (1998) ... Evelyn's Husband
 1998 CHiPs '99 (TV Movie)
 1998 Thirst (TV Movie)
 1998 Profiler (TV Series)
Bobby Perkins
- Cycle of Violence (1998) ... Bobby Perkins
 1998 Chance of a Lifetime (TV Movie)
 1997 Killing Mr. Griffin (TV Movie)
 1997 Friends 'Til the End (TV Movie)
 1996 Every Woman's Dream (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1996 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Eddie Mapp
- Death by Demographics (1996) ... Eddie Mapp
 1996 No One Would Tell (TV Movie)
Rod Merredi
 1995 Amazing Grace (TV Series)
- Remember When (1995)
 1995 Awake to Danger (TV Movie)
 1994 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Man at AIDS Support Group
- Holiday on Ice (1994) ... Man at AIDS Support Group
 1994 Lady in Waiting
 1994 Where Are My Children? (TV Movie)
 1994 Shrunken Heads
Mr. Larson
 1994 Family Album (TV Series)
Wardrobe Man
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Wardrobe Man
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Wardrobe Man
 1992 Jonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted (TV Movie)
Dr. Sullivan
 1992 The Fear Inside (TV Movie)
Carl Landers
 1991 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
- The Party Fish (1991) ... Edgar
 1991 Plymouth (TV Movie)
 1991 Fire: Trapped on the 37th Floor (TV Movie)
Battalion Chief Powers
 1990 Hunter (TV Series)
Dale Shawn
- Acapulco Holiday (1990) ... Dale Shawn
 1990 The Dreamer of Oz (TV Movie)
Opie Read (uncredited)
 1989-1990 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Sheriff Ben Masters / Lionel
- The Boogieman - October 31, 1964 (1990) ... Sheriff Ben Masters
 1990 The Flash (TV Series)
Ted Preminger
- Honor Among Thieves (1990) ... Ted Preminger
 1990 Capital News (TV Series)
- Pilot (1990)
 1989 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Mr. Tompkins
- Mike's P.O.V. (1989) ... Mr. Tompkins
 1988 Shootdown (TV Movie)
Martin Henderson
 1988 Daddy's Boys
Traveling Salesman
 1987 Into the Homeland (TV Movie)
Red Hughes
 1987 Hooperman (TV Series)
T.J. (1988-1989)
 1983-1986 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Dr. Herb Bensick / Mitch Hopson
- A Room with a View (1986) ... Dr. Herb Bensick
- Newheart (1983) ... Mitch Hopson
 1986 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Tapper Shell
- Past Tense (1986) ... Tapper Shell
 1985 Space Rage
 1985 KGB: The Secret War
 1985 Three's a Crowd (TV Series)
Dr. Smith
- Father Knows Nothing (1985) ... Dr. Smith
 1984 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
 1983 Heart Like a Wheel
Reporter #2
 1980 Motel Hell
Bruce Smith
 1978 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
- Major Topper (1978) ... Collins
 1977 Grand Theft Auto
Collins Hedgeworth
 1976 Moving Violation
Deputy Frank
 1976 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
- The Bachelor Party (1976) ... Milo
 1975 The Waltons (TV Series)
- The Estrangement (1975) ... Pete
 1975 Three for Two (TV Movie)
 1975 Three for the Road (TV Series)
- Odyssey in Jeans (1975)
 1975 The Strongest Man in the World
Peter 'Porky' Peterson
 1975 Police Woman (TV Series)
- Target Black (1975) ... Harry
 1974 Big Bad Mama
Bank Teller
 1970 The Baby Maker
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Wrote the one man stage play "Time Flies When You're Alive" in 1987, chronicling his wife, Francesca's, fight to overcome cancer, the miraculous birth of their daughter, and her subsequent death.

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