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Kip Niven was raised in Prairie Village, Kansas (a suburb of Kansas City in affluent Johnson County), and graduated in 1963 from Shawnee Mission East High School. After spending a year at Baylor University, he changed his mind and entered the theater program at The University of Kansas, where he performed in dozens of plays. Niven has an impressive... See full bio »
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 2014 Pop Tarts (Short)
 2014 Jayhawkers
Forrest 'Phog' Allen
 2013 One Man's Trash (Short)
Father Bob
 2013 Withered World (TV Series)
- Pop Tarts (2013)
 2012 A Senior Moment (Short)
 2012 Santa's Sack (Short)
Santa Claus
 2009 The Only Good Indian
Dr. Hummber
 2006 Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (TV Movie)
General Masterson (segment "One Kind of Officer")
 2006 Raising Jeffrey Dahmer
Attorney Howard Parker
 2002 More Than Puppy Love
 2001 The Painting
 2000 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
D.A. Phillip Moody
- Showdown at Casa Diablo: Part 2 (2000) ... D.A. Phillip Moody (as Clifford W. 'Kip' Niven)
- Showdown at Casa Diablo: Part 1 (2000) ... D.A. Phillip Moody (as Clifford W. 'Kip' Niven)
 1997 Detention: The Siege at Johnson High (TV Movie)
FBI Agent Brown
 1997 A Deadly Vision (TV Movie)
Lt. Chad Mulligan
 1996 Summer of Fear (TV Movie)
 1996 Gone in the Night (TV Movie)
 1994 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dan Rudman
- Censure (1994) ... Dan Rudman
 1993 Return to Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series)
Doctor (Miles City)
- The Passing (1993) ... Doctor (Miles City)
- The Legacy (1993) ... Doctor (Miles City)
 1993 Dead Before Dawn (TV Movie)
Ken Fuller
 1989 True Blue (TV Series)
- Pilot: Part 1 (1989)
 1988 Kate & Allie (TV Series)
- A Catered Affair (1988)
 1987 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Dan Mahaffey
- The Road Back (1987) ... Dan Mahaffey
 1986 Dream West (TV Mini-Series)
Sen. John Crittenden
 1986 Knight Rider (TV Series)
- Knight Flight to Freedom (1986) ... Harrington
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- If the Shoe Fits (1985)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Secret Service Agent Bob Komack
- Funny Money (1985) ... Secret Service Agent Bob Komack
 1981-1985 Alice (TV Series)
Steve Marsh / Travis Marsh
- Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore: Part 2 (1985) ... Travis Marsh
- Alice Doesn't Work Here Anymore: Part 1 (1985) ... Travis Marsh
- Tis the Season to Be Jealous (1983) ... Steve Marsh
- Sweet Erasable Mel (1983) ... Steve Marsh
- Vera's Reunion Romance (1982) ... Steve Marsh
 1984 Hotel (TV Series)
Larry McLain
- Lifelines (1984) ... Larry McLain
 1984 Lottery! (TV Series)
- Miami: Sharing (1984)
 1982-1983 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Bob Carmichael / Paul Holbrook
- Room 3502 (1983) ... Bob Carmichael
- Thin Air (1982) ... Paul Holbrook
 1983 CHiPs (TV Series)
Dr. Rutledge
- Day of the Robot (1983) ... Dr. Rutledge
 1982 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Ford Beebe
- Harts on Campus (1982) ... Ford Beebe
 1982 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Amos Clark
- Troubled Waters (1982) ... Amos Clark
 1982 McClain's Law (TV Series)
 1981 Goliath Awaits (TV Movie)
 1981 Comedy of Horrors (TV Movie)
Michael Soames
 1979-1981 The Waltons (TV Series)
Rev. Tom Marshall / Lt. Clarke Oler
- The Pin-Up (1979) ... Lt. Clarke Oler
 1981 A Matter of Life and Death (TV Movie)
Dr. Hamilton
 1980 New Year's Evil
Richard Sullivan
 1980 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Teddy Singleton
- Murder in the Key of C (1980) ... Teddy Singleton
 1979 Blind Ambition (TV Mini-Series)
Egil Krogh
 1978-1979 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Lt. Ames
- Sky Trap (1979)
- The Million Dollar Dixie Deliverence (1978) ... Lt. Ames
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Mini-Series)
Lt. Ayeless
- The Enemy (1979) ... Lt. Ayeless
 1978 A Fire in the Sky (TV Movie)
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
John Tanner
- Sighting 4009: The French Incident (1978) ... John Tanner
 1978 The Million Dollar Dixie Deliverance (TV Movie)
Lt. Ames
 1977 Damnation Alley
Lt. Tom Perry
 1977 Corey: For the People (TV Movie)
 1977 Code R (TV Series)
- Black Out (1977) ... Bill
 1976 Once an Eagle (TV Mini-Series)
 1976 Davy Crockett on the Mississippi (TV Movie)
Running Wolf / Jake (voice)
 1976 Amelia Earhart (TV Movie)
Allen Bradford
 1976 Snafu (TV Movie)
Lt. Hemsley Hauser
 1976 Swashbuckler
Willard Culverwell
 1976 Midway
PBY Pilot
 1976 Farewell to Manzanar (TV Movie)
Captain Curtis
 1976 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Donald Harris
- Welcome Home, Jaime: Part 2 (1976) ... Donald Harris
 1975 The Hindenburg
Lt. Truscott
 1975 Mobile One (TV Series)
- The Reporter (1975) ... Phillips
 1975 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Arthur Van Dyke
- The Adventure of the 12th Floor Express (1975) ... Arthur Van Dyke
 1975 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
- Omega One (1975) ... Stockwell (as Nip Niven)
 1974 Earthquake
Walter Russell
 1974 Sierra (TV Series)
Jess Jordan
- Tails, You Lose (1974) ... Jess Jordan
 1971-1974 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Richards / Dr. Ken Richards / Sam
- A Fevered Angel (1974) ... Dr. Richards
- The Brittle Warrior (1974) ... Dr. Ken Richards
- Cross-Match (1971) ... Sam
 1974 Newman's Law
Assistant Coroner
 1974 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Officer Phillips
- Taking It Easy (1974) ... Officer Phillips
 1973-1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Joey / Phil Wagner Jr.
- Once More for Joey (1974) ... Joey
- Love Me in December (1973) ... Phil Wagner Jr.
 1974 The ABC Afternoon Playbreak (TV Series)
Steve Whitman
- Mother of the Bride (1974) ... Steve Whitman
 1974 Indict and Convict (TV Movie)
Norman Hastings
 1973 Magnum Force
 1973 Maneater (TV Movie)
Shep Saunders
 1972-1973 Emergency! (TV Series)
Bo Jensen / Billy Hanks / Stan Taylor / ...
- The Promise (1973) ... Bo Jensen
- School Days (1973) ... Billy Hanks
- Peace Pipe (1972) ... Stan Taylor
- Nurse's Wild (1972) ... Clive Jonas
 1973 Runaway! (TV Movie)
College Man
 1971-1973 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)
Fred Holden
- The Pool House (1973) ... Fred Holden
 1973 Escape (TV Series)
- The Sub (1973) ... Kurczak
 1973 Hec Ramsey (TV Series)
Dave Perkins
- Mystery of the Yellow Rose (1973) ... Dave Perkins
 1972 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Harry Krell
- The Girl with the Hungry Eyes (1972) ... Harry Krell
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
Randy Blake
- I Do Not Belong to the Human World (1972) ... Randy Blake
 1971 Sarge (TV Series)
- The Silent Target (1971) ... Fifield
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Nat Olanov (1990)
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