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Michael Des Barres


Michael Des Barres is a European Marquis, raised in England and living in Los Angeles. As the host of Little Steven's Underground Garage on SiriusXM Radio Channel 21, he is heard by more than six million listeners, five days a week (5am-8am and 9pm-midnight PT). He has appeared in over 150 hours of American television and more than 40 feature ... See full bio »

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Known For

MacGyver
MacGyver Nicholas Helman
(2018)
NCIS
NCIS Del Finney
(2012)
California Solo
California Solo Wendell
(2012)

Filmography

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 2018 MacGyver (TV Series)
Nicholas Helman
- Murdoc + Handcuffs (2018) ... Nicholas Helman
 2017 Dishonored: Death of the Outsider (Video Game)
Cultists (voice)
 2014/I Me
Sanford
 2014 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Marty 'The Cat' Kirch
- Long Road Home (2014) ... Marty 'The Cat' Kirch
 2012 NCIS (TV Series)
Del Finney
- Phoenix (2012) ... Del Finney
 2012 Suits (TV Series)
Sergei Baskov
- All In (2012) ... Sergei Baskov
 2012 The Finder (TV Series)
Icepick
- Voodoo Undo (2012) ... Icepick
 2012 California Solo
Wendell
 2011 Maroon 5 Feat. Christina Aguilera: Moves Like Jagger (Video short)
Man on stage
 2010 Terra Incognita (Short)
Therapist
 2010 Bones (TV Series)
Simon Graham
- The Rocker in the Rinse Cycle (2010) ... Simon Graham
 2007 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Everett Poe
- Everett Poe (2007) ... Everett Poe
 2006 Four Kings (TV Series)
Nick Dresden / Nick
- Check, Please! (2006) ... Nick Dresden
- Bobby's Song (2006) ... Nick Dresden
- House Rules (2006) ... Nick
- Elephant in the Room (2006) ... Nick Dresden
- Tale of the Tape (2006) ... Nick Dresden
 2005 Alias (TV Series)
Miles Devereaux
- The Index (2005) ... Miles Devereaux
 2004 Hawaii (TV Series)
Preston Tucker
- No Man Is an Island (2004) ... Preston Tucker
 2004 Dead Like Me (TV Series)
Gideon Jeffries
- In Escrow (2004) ... Gideon Jeffries
 1997-2004 JAG (TV Series)
Howie Black / King Josif
- Trojan Horse (2004) ... Howie Black
- Washington Holiday (1997) ... King Josif
 2004 Frasier (TV Series)
Georges
- And Frasier Makes Three (2004) ... Georges
 2004 Catch That Kid
Brisbane
 2002 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Claude Clemenceau
- A Deep Fried Korean Thanksgiving (2002) ... Claude Clemenceau
 2002 My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (TV Series)
Eric Darnell
- The Wedding Singers (2002) ... Eric Darnell
- The Session (2002) ... Eric Darnell
- The Yoko Factor (2002) ... Eric Darnell
- The Road Gig (2002) ... Eric Darnell
- Pay to Play (2002) ... Eric Darnell
 2002 She Spies (TV Series)
Dr. Zirby
- Poster Girl (2002) ... Dr. Zirby
 2002 Charmed (TV Series)
Dark Priest
- We're Off to See the Wizard (2002) ... Dark Priest
 2002 Ocean Park
Gower
 2002 Providence (TV Series)
Yule
- All the King's Men (2002) ... Yule
 2001 Dead Last (TV Series)
J. L. Crawford
- The Crawford Touch (2001) ... J. L. Crawford
 2001 Diary of a Sex Addict (Video)
Sammy Horn
 2001 Good Advice
Michael Des Barres (as Michael DesBarres)
 2001 What They Wanted, What They Got (Short)
Jimmy Cotton
 2001 Mulholland Dr.
Billy
 2000 Poison (TV Movie)
Evan Lazlo
 2000 Men Named Milo, Women Named Greta (Short)
Christian Bell
 1999 The Hungry Bachelors Club
Harold Spinner
 1999 The Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries (TV Series)
Immigration Agent #2
- Brussels Sprouts/The Golden Bird of Shangri-Claw (1999) ... Immigration Agent #2 (voice)
 1999 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Niles Maynard
- Superstition (1999) ... Niles Maynard
 1999 Sugar Town
Nick
 1998 Jungle Book: Lost Treasure
Kohabeez
 1998 The Pretender (TV Series)
Douglas Willard, The Blue Moon Killer
- Once in a Blue Moon (1998) ... Douglas Willard, The Blue Moon Killer
 1998 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Nick Hewitt
- Nina in the Cantina (1998) ... Nick Hewitt
 1997 Hitz (TV Series)
Julian
 1997 Poison Ivy: The New Seduction (Video)
Ivan Greer
 1995-1997 Ellen (TV Series)
The Patient / Nigel the Director
- The Clip Show Patient (1997) ... The Patient
- The Movie Show (1995) ... Nigel the Director
 1991-1997 Roseanne (TV Series)
Dr. Phillips / Steven / Jerry Gimbel
- The Miracle (1997) ... Dr. Phillips
- Tolerate Thy Neighbor (1991) ... Steven
- Dances with Darlene (1991) ... Jerry Gimbel
 1997 Adventures from the Book of Virtues (TV Series)
Haman / Royal Guard
- Loyalty (1997) ... Haman / Royal Guard (voice)
 1996-1997 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Arthur Field
- The Eyes of the Storm (1997) ... Arthur Field
- Quest for Mother (1996) ... Arthur Field
- Sole Sister (1996) ... Arthur Field
- Nice Work If You Can Get It (1996) ... Arthur Field
- Farewell, Mike's Concubine (1996) ... Arthur Field
 1996 Limp Fangs (Video)
Narrator
 1996 Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm (TV Series)
Kano / Shao Kahn / Captain
- Abandoned (1996) ... Shao Kahn (voice)
- Amends (1996) ... Kano (voice)
- Familiar Red (1996) ... Kano / Captain (voice)
 1996 Sliders (TV Series)
Prof. Vincent Cardoza
- The Dream Masters (1996) ... Prof. Vincent Cardoza
 1996 The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Rodney / Merlin
- The Spectre of the Pine Barrens (1996) ... Rodney (voice)
- The Alchemist (1996) ... Merlin (voice)
 1996 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Jackson Weele
- Sins of the Fathers Chapter 5: The Rocket Racer (1996) ... Jackson Weele (voice)
 1996 Widow's Kiss (TV Movie)
Steven Rose
 1995 New York Daze (TV Series)
 1995 Freakazoid! (TV Series)
Man In Hole
 1995 Renegade (TV Series)
Michael St. John
- Hitman (1995) ... Michael St. John
 1995 The Commish (TV Series)
Aaron DeFord
- Cry Wolfe (1995) ... Aaron DeFord
 1995 Marker (TV Series)
Beau
- Cloud Warriors (1995) ... Beau
 1994 Northern Exposure (TV Series)
Felix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky
- Zarya (1994) ... Felix Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky
 1994 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Lenny Stoke
- Wall of Sound (1994) ... Lenny Stoke
 1994 A Simple Twist of Fate
Bryce (as Michael des Barres)
 1994 Silk Degrees
Degrillo
 1994 The High Crusade
Monsieur du Lac
 1994 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Mr. Allesio
- Silence Is Golden (1994) ... Mr. Allesio
 1994 Deep Red (TV Movie)
Lew Ramirez
 1993 The Hat Squad (TV Series)
Carlton Fischer
- The 12th Victim (1993) ... Carlton Fischer
 1993 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Restaurateur
- The Smelly Car (1993) ... Restaurateur
 1993 The Jackie Thomas Show (TV Series)
Documentary Director
- Strike (1993) ... Documentary Director
 1992 The Legend of Prince Valiant (TV Series)
John / Black Rose Member
- The Beggar (1992) ... John (voice, as Michael Desbarre)
- The Black Rose (1992) ... Black Rose Member (voice, as Michael DeBarre)
 1992 Under Siege
Domiani
 1992 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Nostromos / Carl Fowler
- Prophecy of Doom (1992) ... Nostromos / Carl Fowler (voice)
 1991-1992 The New WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series)
Jack Allen
- Spies Like Us (1992) ... Jack Allen (credit only)
- Where's Jack (1992) ... Jack Allen
- Chicken a La Russe (1992) ... Jack Allen
- Herb's Got a Guy (1992) ... Jack Allen (credit only)
- Number One Fan (1992) ... Jack Allen
 1992 Waxwork II: Lost in Time
George
 1991 Superboy (TV Series)
Adam Verrell
- A Change of Heart: Part 2 (1991) ... Adam Verrell
- A Change of Heart: Part 1 (1991) ... Adam Verrell
 1987-1991 MacGyver (TV Series)
Murdoc
- Obsessed (1991) ... Murdoc
- Strictly Business (1991) ... Murdoc
- Serenity (1990) ... Murdoc
- Halloween Knights (1989) ... Murdoc
- Cleo Rocks (1989) ... Murdoc
 1990 Midnight Cabaret
Paul Van Dyke
 1990 Super Force (TV Series)
Jesse Caldwell
- As God Is My Witness (1990) ... Jesse Caldwell
 1990 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Alex Sawyer
- The Exotic Dancer Mystery (1990) ... Alex Sawyer
 1989 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Gavin McHugh / Mr. Karst
- Eternal Flame (1989) ... Gavin McHugh
- High High (1989) ... Mr. Karst
 1989 Pink Cadillac
Alex
 1988 Life on the Flipside (TV Movie)
Elliot Weedle
 1988 ALF (TV Series)
Eddie
- Promises, Promises (1988) ... Eddie
 1988 Ohara (TV Series)
Roderick McConnell
- Seeing Something That Isn't There (1988) ... Roderick McConnell
 1988 J.J. Starbuck (TV Series)
Benny 'Ben Franklin' Bijou
- Rag Doll (1988) ... Benny 'Ben Franklin' Bijou
 1985-1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Shane Dubois / Power Station Vocalist
- Baseballs of Death (1988) ... Shane Dubois
- Whatever Works (1985) ... Power Station Vocalist (uncredited)
 1987 Free Spirit (TV Movie)
Oliver Faraday
 1987 Nightflyers
Jon Winderman
 1987 Sledge Hammer! (TV Series)
Sir Guy
- Sledgepoo (1987) ... Sir Guy
 1987 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Simon
- Double Switch (1987) ... Simon
 1986 My Sister Sam (TV Series)
Emmet Gentry
- Shooting Stars (1986) ... Emmet Gentry
 1986 The Hitchhiker (TV Series)
The Wise Man
- O.D. Feelin' (1986) ... The Wise Man
 1986 The Insiders (TV Series)
Jimmy Randall
- Den of Thieves (1986) ... Jimmy Randall
 1985 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
Donald
- Loss of Power (1985) ... Donald
 1984 Ghoulies
Malcolm Graves
 1983 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Malcolm Kingsley
- The Gang's All Here (1983) ... Malcolm Kingsley
 1980 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Syd Sado
- Downhill to Death (1980) ... Syd Sado
 1979 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Gordon Flack / Keith
- Lions, Tigers, Monkeys and Dogs: Part 1 (1979) ... Gordon Flack
 1978 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series)
Dog
- Hoodlum Rock (1978) ... Dog
 1974 Arizona Slim
Michael Pearson (as Michael DeBarre)
 1972 Six Days of Justice (TV Series)
Glover
- Open House (1972) ... Glover
 1971 I, Monster
Boy in alley
 1968 B and B (TV Series)
Simon
- Come to the Aid of the Party (1968) ... Simon
 1968 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Philip Baker
- The Brothers (1968) ... Philip Baker
 1968 The First Lady (TV Series)
Barry Wainwright
- King of Furness (1968) ... Barry Wainwright
 1968 You and the World (TV Series)
Tim
- Terry (1968) ... Tim
 1967 To Sir, with Love
Williams (as Micheal Des Barres)
 1967 Z Cars (TV Series)
Young Drunk
 1967 Mrs Thursday (TV Series)
Laurence Mayne
- The Old School Tie Up (1967) ... Laurence Mayne
 1966 Arrivederci, Baby!
Boy in Orphanage (uncredited)
 1960 Whack-O! (TV Series)
Floyd
- Episode #6.1 (1960) ... Floyd
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Alternate Names:

Michael des Barres | Micheal Des Barres | Michael DeBarre | Michael DesBarres | Michael Desbarre

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on entertainment magnate Lord Lew Grade] For three decades, he practically *was* the British television industry. See more »

Trivia:

When asked what he thought of the rebooted MacGyver (2016), Des Barres - who portrayed Murdoc, the "Anti-MacGyver", in the original series - answered, "The show itself stinks...But I dig that cast". See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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