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Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield was born the son of a Lt. Colonel in the British Army and spent his childhood on various army bases in Australia and Britain. As a teenager, he fronted many music bands-such as the "Jordy Boys", "Wakedy Wak" and "Zoot". The latter was his most successful paving his way for his future success as a musician. However, that success ... See full bio »
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 2016 Traces (filming)
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
Dr. Irving Pitlor
- Omega Station (2015) ... Dr. Irving Pitlor
- Other Lives (2015) ... Dr. Irving Pitlor
- Night Finds You (2015) ... Dr. Irving Pitlor
 2015 Ricki and the Flash
 2014 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series)
Liam Matthews
- First Date (2014) ... Liam Matthews
 2012 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
 2011 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Renny Sinclair
- Ho'ohuli Na'au (2011) ... Renny Sinclair
 2001 Dying to Dance (TV Movie)
Dave Lennox
 1999 Martial Law (TV Series)
Special Agent Stockwell
- The Friendly Skies (1999) ... Special Agent Stockwell
 1998 Legion (TV Movie)
 1998 Loyal Opposition
Senator Barklay
 1994 A Change of Place (TV Movie)
 1994 Robin's Hoods (TV Series)
Nick Collins (1995)
 1993 In the Shadows, Someone's Watching (TV Movie)
Paul Merritt
 1992 Just Deserts (TV Movie)
Simon Harcourt
 1991 Silent Motive (TV Movie)
Brad Flynn
 1990 Dead Reckoning (TV Movie)
Kyle Rath
 1989 Nick Knight (TV Movie)
Det. Nick Knight
 1984 Hard to Hold
James Roberts
 1981 Rick Springfield: Jessie's Girl (Video short)
 1979 CHiPs (TV Series)
Guy at Accident Scene
- Second Chance (1979) ... Guy at Accident Scene (uncredited)
 1979 California Fever (TV Series)
- Portrait of Laurie (1979) ... Adam
 1979 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Mike Roark
- The Disciple (1979) ... Mike Roark
 1979 Turnabout (TV Series)
- Till Dad Do Us Part (1979) ... Rick
 1978-1979 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Anton / Tom
- Amazon Hot Wax (1979) ... Anton
- Screaming Javelins (1978) ... Tom
 1978 In the Beginning (TV Series)
 1978 Battlestar Galactica
Lieutenant Zac
 1978 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Keith Stuart
- Dwarf in a Helium Hat (1978) ... Keith Stuart
 1977 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
- Rollback (1977) ... Niles
 1973 Mission: Magic! (TV Series)
Rick Springfield
- A Light Mystery (1973) ... Rick Springfield (voice)
- Horse Feathers (1973) ... Rick Springfield (voice)
- Modran Returns (1973) ... Rick Springfield (voice)
- Nephren (1973) ... Rick Springfield (voice)
- Doctor Astro (1973) ... Rick Springfield (voice)
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Other Works:

Release of his novel, "Magnificent Vibration". See more »

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1 Print Biography | 14 Interviews | 17 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard Springthorpe


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on Hard to Hold (1984)] They wanted to see me for one of the guys in The Right Stuff (1983). And I'd just gotten friggin' Hard To Hold and I said, "I don't need to be a part of an ensemble, I'm going to be a star in my own movie," and it was one of the stupidest fucking decisions I ever made. See more »


Through the 1970s, he was mistaken for Bruce Springsteen because of their similar surnames and musical backgrounds. See more »



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