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Michael Masters (I) (1929–2003)


Michael Masters was born on August 7, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Michael A. Shanto. He is known for his work on Combat! (1962), Emergency! (1972) and The Bob Cummings Show (1955). He died on December 2, 2003 in Arleta, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Combat!
Combat! Burns / GI / German Prisoner / German Sgt. / Mail Caller / Medic / NCO / Poker Player / Runner
(1964-1967)
Emergency!
Emergency! Guard Mike / Joe
(1977-1978)
The Bob Cummings Show
The Bob Cummings Show The Muscle Man
(1958)
Remington Steele
Remington Steele Newsreader #1
(1986)

Filmography

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 1990-1991 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Tinker / Guard
 1990 Dragnet (TV Series)
Security Man
 1990 Baywatch (TV Series)
Mel
 1990 Columbo (TV Series)
Security Guard
 1989 Jake Spanner, Private Eye (TV Movie)
George
 1987 Once a Hero (TV Series)
Henchman
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
Boarder guard
 1986 Who Is Julia? (TV Movie)
Santa (uncredited)
 1982-1986 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Protestor / Trash Collector #2 / Brute
 1986 The A-Team (TV Series)
Travers
 1986 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Newsreader #1
 1986 Airwolf (TV Series)
Deputy
 1982-1985 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Cabby / Tuxedo / Garbage Man
 1984 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Tiny
 1984 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Captain Maxwell
 1983 Cave In! (TV Movie)
Ray
 1982 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Detective
 1981 Nice Dreams
Willard 'Animal' Bad
 1979-1981 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series)
Jailer / Worker
 1981 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
Shill
 1980 The Man with Bogart's Face
Ralph (as Mike Masters)
 1979 The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again
Cowboy (as Mike Masters)
 1973-1979 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Bill Collier / 2nd Guard / Deputy Sheriff Abrams / ...
 1977-1978 Emergency! (TV Series)
Guard Mike / Joe
 1977 CHiPs (TV Series)
Customer
 1977 Most Wanted (TV Series)
Stock Car Mechanic
 1977 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Bully
 1976 Norman... Is That You?
Delivery Man (uncredited)
 1976 Kiss Me, Kill Me (TV Movie)
Gym Manager
 1972-1976 Cannon (TV Series)
Bodyguard / Enforcer #1
 1968-1975 Mannix (TV Series)
Hood #2 / DeMorro's Henchman / Rick Rivera / ...
 1975 Lepke
Striker (as Mike Masters)
 1974 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Manager
 1974 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
Mort
 1974 The Hanged Man (TV Movie)
Deputy Sheriff
 1974 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Bartender
 1973 Sssssss
Hawker #5
 1973 Banacek (TV Series)
Steve Crawford
 1973 Set This Town on Fire (TV Movie)
Plainclothesman
 1968-1972 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Orderly / Gate Guard / Monk
 1972 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Guard
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
1st Guard
 1972 Medical Center (TV Series)
Foreman
 1971 Bearcats! (TV Series)
Coley Wayatt
 1971 The Immortal (TV Series)
Dalby
 1969-1970 The Virginian (TV Series)
Owens / Dawkins / Morgan
 1970 Macho Callahan
Guard (as Mike Masters)
 1969 The Silent Gun (TV Movie)
Gunman
 1969 Seven in Darkness (TV Movie)
The Father (as Mike Masters)
 1969 Judd for the Defense (TV Series)
Policeman
 1969 The Outsider (TV Series)
Marty / Swamper
 1968 The Outcasts (TV Series)
Eldon
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Sandone
 1965-1968 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
2nd Reporter / Brother Faith
 1967 Hondo (TV Series)
Bully
 1967 I Spy (TV Series)
Soldier
 1964-1967 Combat! (TV Series)
GI / Medic / German Sgt. / ...
 1967 The Rat Patrol (TV Series)
Second Guard
 1965-1967 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Henchman / Guard / Bluebeard / ...
 1966 The Long Hunt of April Savage (TV Movie)
 1966 Laredo (TV Series)
West Sweet
 1966 Seconds
Orderly (uncredited)
 1965-1966 Branded (TV Series)
Miller / Sheriff
 1965 Young Dillinger
Driver (as Mike Masters)
 1964 Flipper (TV Series)
Pete
 1964 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
German Sergeant
 1964 Seven Days in May
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Ripcord (TV Series)
Townsman / Gang Member
 1962-1963 Saints and Sinners (TV Series)
Lester / Phil / Court Reporter
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Charles Masters / Harry Fletcher
 1962 The Manchurian Candidate
FBI Agent (uncredited)
 1962 Birdman of Alcatraz
Guard (uncredited)
 1962 All Fall Down
Bit Role (uncredited)
 1962 Shannon (TV Series)
Police Officer
 1961 The Sergeant Was a Lady
MP #2 (as Mike Masters)
 1961 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Eric
 1960-1961 The Rebel (TV Series)
Morales / Attendant / Joe Kellogg
 1961 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Driver
 1961 The Tall Man (TV Series)
Kramer
 1960 Dante (TV Series)
Leo
 1960 Coronado 9 (TV Series)
Casino Henchman
 1960 Spartacus
Small Role (uncredited)
 1960 The Aquanauts (TV Series)
Sirus
 1959-1960 The Man and the Challenge (TV Series)
Judo Expert / Bill Locke / Jerry Ogden
 1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series)
Policeman
 1959-1960 Sea Hunt (TV Series)
Flotilla Team Member / Jerry / Bill / ...
 1960 The Man from Blackhawk (TV Series)
Willie Fry
 1959 The Rookie
Athletics Instructor (uncredited)
 1959 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
Samson
 1958 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Policeman
 1958 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Cass
 1958 The Bob Cummings Show (TV Series)
The Muscle Man
 1958 December Bride (TV Series)
Dick Conway
 1958 M Squad (TV Series)
Health Club Instructor
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Mike Masters

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

Has three children, two daughters and a son.

Star Sign:

Leo

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