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Gary Burghoff


Gary Burghoff was born on May 24, 1943 in Bristol, Connecticut, USA as Gary Rich Burghoff. He is an actor, known for M*A*S*H (1972), MASH (1970) and Behind the Waterfall (1995). He was previously married to Elisabeth Bostrom and Janet Gayle. See full bio »

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Known For

M*A*S*H Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly
(1972-1983)
MASH Cpl. 'Radar' O'Reilly
(1970)
Behind the Waterfall Mr. Connors
(1995)
Small Kill Fleck / Lady Esmerelda
(1992)

Filmography

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 2010 Daniel's Lot
Pastor Mahoney
 1995 Behind the Waterfall
Mr. Connors
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Patrick Noyes
- Who Killed the Hollywood Headshrinker? (1995) ... Patrick Noyes
 1992 Small Kill
Fleck / Lady Esmerelda
 1991 Doubles
Arnie
 1984 W*A*L*T*E*R (TV Short)
Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly
 1984 AfterMASH (TV Series)
Radar O'Reilly
- It Had to Be You (1984) ... Radar O'Reilly
- Yours Truly, Max Klinger (1984) ... Radar O'Reilly
 1981 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Harry Flock
- The Best Policy (1981) ... Harry Flock
 1977-1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Eddie Martin / Donald M. Flanders
 1980 CHiPs (TV Series)
Gary Burghoff
- The Great 5K Star Race and Boulder Wrap Party: Part 2 (1980) ... Gary Burghoff (uncredited)
 1978-1980 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Gordon Hughes / Richard C. Delaney
- The Love Doctor/Pleasure Palace/Possessed (1980) ... Gordon Hughes
- Superstar/Salem (1978) ... Richard C. Delaney
 1980 Casino (TV Movie)
Bill Taylor
 1979 The Man in the Santa Claus Suit (TV Movie)
Bob Willis
 1972-1979 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly
- Life Time (1979) ... Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (credit only)
- The Yalu Brick Road (1979) ... Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (credit only)
- Mr. and Mrs. Who? (1979) ... Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (credit only)
- Private Finance (1979) ... Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (credit only)
- Nurse Doctor (1979) ... Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly (credit only)
 1979 $weepstake$ (TV Series)
Roscoe Fuller
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... Roscoe Fuller
 1978 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Alan
- The Man Who Wouldn't Tell (1978) ... Alan
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Gerald Hacker
- The Adventure of the Disappearing Dagger (1976) ... Gerald Hacker
 1975 Twigs (TV Movie)
Clergyman
 1974-1975 Insight (TV Series)
Mombo / Milo
- The Incredible Man (1975) ... Mombo
- Five Without Faces (1974) ... Milo
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Wilbur Wright (segment "Love and the Plane Fantasy") / Sydney Melvin Wimple (segment "Love and the Crisis Line")
- Love and the Crisis Line/Love and the Happy Family/Love and the Vertical Romance (1973) ... Sydney Melvin Wimple (segment "Love and the Crisis Line")
 1971 B.S. I Love You
Ted
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Watson
- Man of the People (1970) ... Watson
 1970 MASH
Cpl. 'Radar' O'Reilly
 1969 The Good Guys (TV Series)
Mike Butterworth
- Take a Computer to Lunch (1969) ... Mike Butterworth
 1967 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
Boy
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Reunited with Harry Morgan and Jamie Farr to do a Public Service Announcement for Diabetes testing/screening as their M*A*S*H characters. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gary & Janet

Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't vote for the guy I trust. I vote for the guy who trusts me the most. See more »

Trivia:

In several TV talk show interviews many years following the conclusion of M*A*S*H, several of the lead performers of the series confided - each on different occasions - that the series regulars were actually somewhat glad to see Burghoff leave the show. There were continued stories of the actor missing rehearsals, consistently showing up on the set hours late at a time, and even failing to show ... See more »

Trademark:

Known to millions as 'Radar' on the television series "M*A*S*H*"

Star Sign:

Gemini

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