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Kenneth O'Brien (I) (1935–1985)

Kenneth O'Brien was born on November 5, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for The Sting (1973), Airplane II: The Sequel (1982) and The Executioner's Song (1982). He died on January 18, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1984 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
- Burden of Proof (1984)
 1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Applicant
- Hair Apparent (1984) ... Applicant (as Ken O'Brien)
 1984 The Lonely Guy
Hold Up Man
 1982 Airplane II: The Sequel
Porter (as Kenneth G. O'Brien)
 1982 Some Kind of Hero
Jim (Bartender)
 1982 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Father Kavanagh
- You Call This Plain Clothes? (1982) ... Father Kavanagh
 1979-1981 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
B.B. Hellworth / Movie Director / Andrew Corry
- Dead Stop (1981) ... B.B. Hellworth
- Never a Child (1979) ... Movie Director
- A Question of Death (1979) ... Andrew Corry
 1981 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Beauregard Mason
- Along Came a Duke (1981) ... Beauregard Mason
 1981 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series)
Captain
- Time of the Hawk (1981) ... Captain
 1980 The Idolmaker
Walt Bennett
 1980 Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (TV Series)
Racetrack Richard Rollins
- Loose Larry's List of Losers (1980) ... Racetrack Richard Rollins
 1980 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Mick
- Guns (1980) ... Mick
 1979 Beggarman, Thief (TV Movie)
 1979 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series)
Cork
- Photo Finish (1979) ... Cork
 1979 David Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series)
- Death Is a Close Friend, Too (1979) ... (as Ken O'Brien)
 1977-1978 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Dr. Victor Evtuhov / Traveling Salesman
- On the Run (1978) ... Traveling Salesman
- Doomsday Is Tomorrow: Part 2 (1977) ... Dr. Victor Evtuhov
- Doomsday Is Tomorrow (1977) ... Dr. Victor Evtuhov
 1978 Baretta (TV Series)
Micelli
- It's a Boy (1978) ... Micelli
 1974-1977 Kojak (TV Series)
Silas / Ankrum
- The Summer of '69: Part 2 (1977) ... Silas
- The Summer of '69: Part 1 (1977) ... Silas
- Down a Long and Lonely River (1974) ... Ankrum
 1972-1977 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Wes / Jimbo / Dr. Gary
- Time Out (1977) ... Wes
- Superstar (1976) ... Jimbo
- In the Midst of Strangers (1972) ... Dr. Gary
 1976 Ark II (TV Series)
Rufus
- The Rule (1976) ... Rufus
 1976 Jigsaw John (TV Series)
- Ole-Ole an Free (1976)
 1976 Banjo Hackett: Roamin' Free (TV Movie)
Wiley Pegram
 1974-1976 Police Story (TV Series)
Youngman / Grady Barkeep / Psycho
- Officer Dooly (1976) ... Youngman (as Ken O'Brien)
- The Cutting Edge (1975) ... Grady Barkeep
- Country Boy (1974) ... Psycho (as Ken O'Brien)
 1970-1976 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Oscar / Deke
- Turkey Shoot at Makapuu (1976) ... Oscar
- The Guarnerius Caper (1970) ... Deke
 1975 Mannix (TV Series)
Maj. Muller / Major Muller
- Bird of Prey: Part 2 (1975) ... Maj. Muller
- Bird of Prey: Part 1 (1975) ... Major Muller
 1971-1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Leo Gulden / Tommy / Kerwin Morgan
- Run Scared (1974) ... Leo Gulden
- Friend or Foe (1974) ... Tommy
- Love, Peace, Brotherhood and Murder (1971) ... Kerwin Morgan
 1973-1974 Kung Fu (TV Series)
Landry / Harlow Strunk / Mr. Jenkins
- Cry of the Night Beast (1974) ... Landry
- The Tide (1973) ... Mr. Jenkins (as Ken O'Brien)
 1974 Get Christie Love! (TV Series)
Dewey
- Emperor of Death Street (1974) ... Dewey
 1974 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
 1973 The Sting
Greer
 1970 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Tottle
- Log 45: Bright Boy (1970) ... Tottle
 1969 The Outsider (TV Series)
Richard Twining
- A Lot of Muscle (1969) ... Richard Twining
 1968 The Outcasts (TV Series)
Rafe
- The Heady Wine (1968) ... Rafe
 1968 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
Harve Crawley
- Saro-Jane, You Never Whispered Again (1968) ... Harve Crawley
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Alternate Names:

Kenneth G. O'Brien | Ken O'Brien
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Scorpio

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