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It bothered me at first. I was always wondering if they knew my real name, but as you progress as an actor, you start to realize that when people fall in love with a character, it's really a great compliment. It shows me that this is a show people really take into their homes and into their hearts. Not only that, but I've got a brother named Rick, so I'm kind of used to it.
He was not cast as Lt. Robert Boyle in the pilot episode of Black Sheep Squadron
(1976), but rather, he was cast as Boyle in the series from the second episode through the end of the series's run in 1978.