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A native of Jacksonville, Florida, Smith debuted on Broadway in "Grease" in 1978. He enjoyed a stint as a teen idol in the late 70s and had a gold top-10 single, "You Take My Breath Away", in 1979. He later appeared in both the stage and film versions of The Pirates of Penzance (1983), and he has also appeared on stage in "The Human Comedy", "West... See full bio »
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 2015 Cats Dancing on Jupiter
Rex Katz
 2007 City Girls (TV Movie)
Ben Morgan
 2006 Pope Dreams
Don Merchant
 2002 Just Cause (TV Series)
Keith Temple
- Fading Star (2002) ... Keith Temple
 2000 Norm (TV Series)
Pirate #1
- Norm vs. Jenny (2000) ... Pirate #1
 1999 Malibu, CA (TV Series)
Jesse Mercer
- Jason's Song (1999) ... Jesse Mercer
 1998 Baywatch (TV Series)
- Friends Forever (1998) ... Gavin
 1998 Ri¢hie Ri¢h's Christmas Wish (Video)
 1998 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Hudson Miller
- Caretakers (1998) ... Hudson Miller
 1997 Caroline in the City (TV Series)
Dr. David Engel
- Caroline and the Free Cable (1997) ... Dr. David Engel
 1997 JAG (TV Series)
Sgt. Max Frankl
- The Court-Martial of Sandra Gilbert (1997) ... Sgt. Max Frankl
 1997 The Sentinel (TV Series)
Galileo / Frank Rachins
- Dead Drop (1997) ... Galileo / Frank Rachins
 1994 A Passion to Kill
 1994 Once in a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Jeffrey Fields
 1994 Cobra (TV Series)
Mark Dante
- Blast from the Past (1994) ... Mark Dante
 1993 Silk Stalkings (TV Series)
Bob Johnson
- Night Games (1993) ... Bob Johnson
 1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (TV Movie)
Andy Sacks
 1988 Transformations
Wolfgang Shadduck
 1988 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Jerry Wickes
- Old Flames (1988) ... Jerry Wickes
 1987 Shades of Love: The Ballerina and the Blues (TV Movie)
Rick Peterson
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
Jake Bodine
- Desperado (1987) ... Jake Bodine
 1986 Dear Penelope and Peter (TV Short)
Ben Berlin
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Stew Bennett
- If a Body Meet a Body (1986) ... Stew Bennett
 1986 New Love, American Style (TV Series)
- Love and Dear Penelope (1986) ... Rookie
 1984-1985 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Guest Interviewee / The Prince
- Grimm Party (1985) ... Guest Interviewee
 1980 The Pirates of Penzance (TV Movie)
 1980 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Frederic - Musical Guest
- David Carradine/Cast of 'The Pirates of Penzance' (1980) ... Frederic - Musical Guest (as The Cast of 'The Pirates of Penzance')
 1980 Headin' for Broadway
Fast Eddie
 1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Mark Redding
 1979 Sooner or Later (TV Movie)
Michael Skye
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Darryl Crawford (1991-1993)
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Released the 45 single "You Take My Breath Away" in 1979 with the flip-side containing "You're Never Too Old To Rock and Roll". See more »

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Replaced Andy Gibb, in 1981, as co-host of the music variety show, Solid Gold (1980), when Gibb was fired for drug problems that resulted in his unreliability. Gibb died in 1988 of heart problems aggravated by his cocaine usage. See more »


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