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Kevin Dobson was born on March 18, 1943 in New York City, New York, USA as Kevin Patrick Dobson. He is an actor and director, known for Knots Landing (1979), Kojak (1973) and 1408 (2007). He has been married to Susan Dobson since 1968. They have three children. See full bio »

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Known For

Knots Landing
Knots Landing M. 'Mack' Patrick MacKenzie / Mack MacKenzie
Kojak Det. Bobby Crocker
1408 Priest
Midway Ensign George Gay


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 2017 12 to Midnight (TV Series)
 2014/I Full Circle (Short)
 2014 Anger Management (TV Series)
Dr. Cameron
 2013 Bering Sea Beast (TV Movie)
Glenn Hunter
 2013 Dark Power
Mayor Stan Wood
 2013 House of Lies (TV Series)
Mr. Pinkus
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Al Shepard
 2012 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Malcolm Turner
 2011 The Representative
Hon. Justice Evans
 2009 Portal (Video)
 2008 Cold Case (TV Series)
Mickey Thompson '08
 2008 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Mickey Horton
 2007 Christmas at Cadillac Jack's (TV Movie)
 2007 April Moon
 2006-2007 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series)
Judge Devin Owens
 2007 1408
 2005 Crash Landing
Henderson Davis
 2002 She's No Angel (TV Movie)
Donald Shawnessy
 2001 The Haunted Heart (TV Short)
Mr. Hopkins
 2000 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Raymond Porter
 2000 Chicken Soup for the Soul (TV Series)
 1999 Restraining Order
Police Captain
 1998 Nathan Grimm (Short)
Nathan Grimm
 1998 Mom, Can I Keep Her? (Video)
Dr. Joel Blair
 1998 Nobody Lives Forever (TV Movie)
Lt. Jim Ransom
 1997 Early Edition (TV Series)
Darrel Foster
 1996-1997 F/X: The Series (TV Series)
Detective Leo McCarthy
 1997 Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac (TV Mini-Series)
Mack MacKenzie
 1996 Voice from the Grave (TV Movie)
Detective Joe Sraccula
 1995 If Someone Had Known (TV Movie)
Jack Liner
 1994 The Commish (TV Series)
Frank Botrell
 1994 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Coach Earl Rowley
 1994 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Sheriff Greene
 1993 The Conviction of Kitty Dodds (TV Movie)
Chuck Hayes
 1982-1993 Knots Landing (TV Series)
M. 'Mack' Patrick MacKenzie / Mack MacKenzie
 1992 A House of Secrets and Lies (TV Movie)
Jack Evans
 1992 Dirty Work (TV Movie)
 1991 Fatal Friendship (TV Movie)
 1990 Kojak: It's Always Something (TV Movie)
Assistant D.A. Bobby Crocker
 1990 Casey's Gift: For Love of a Child (TV Movie)
Hank Bolen
 1989 Money, Power, Murder. (TV Movie)
Peter Finley
 1984 Sweet Revenge (TV Movie)
Col. Joseph Cheever
 1984 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Fred Pearson
 1982 CBS Afternoon Playhouse (TV Series)
Jim Welsh
 1981-1982 Shannon (TV Series)
Det. Jack Shannon
 1981 Margin for Murder (TV Movie)
Mike Hammer
 1981 All Night Long
Bobby Gibbons
 1980 Mark, I Love You (TV Movie)
Hal Painter
 1980 Reunion (TV Movie)
Don Hollander
 1980 Hardhat and Legs (TV Movie)
Sal Pacheco
 1979 Orphan Train (TV Movie)
Frank Carlin
 1979 Transplant (TV Movie)
John Hurley
 1978 Greatest Heroes of the Bible (TV Series)
 1978 The Immigrants (TV Movie)
Pete Lomas
 1973-1978 Kojak (TV Series)
Det. Bobby Crocker
 1977 Captain Kangaroo (TV Series)
Mac Hasty
 1976 Midway
Ensign George Gay
 1976 Stranded (TV Movie)
Rafe Harder
 1973 Police Story (TV Series)
 1972 Cannon (TV Series)
Hotel Security Guard
 1972 Ironside (TV Series)
Young Marine
 1972 Emergency! (TV Series)
1st Deputy
 1972 The Rookies (TV Series)
 1971 Mod Squad (TV Series)
 1971 Klute
Man at Bar (uncredited)
 1969-1971 The Doctors (TV Series)
Orderly / Doctor / Policeman / ...
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Gov. Harrison Brooks #1 (2003-2004)
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Alternate Names:

Keven Dobson | Kevin & Susan


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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[When he made his directorial debut on Knots Landing (1979)]: It was everything I thought It would be and more. I was in total control. I felt like I wanted to do all the parts and yet you find out, you make a suggestion here and there and you see that come to fruition, you see that come alive. It's so rewarding. I had a great time with the younger people who are still finding a way, I really had... See more »


Was very close to Telly Savalas. Dobson was also the best friend to all of his acting mentor's children. See more »


Thick, commanding voice. See more »

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