Person Details

Birthday: 1943-08-06 12:59:01

Aliases: Michael Anderson

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 19

TV Involvements: 4


Most Famous Work

Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Michael Joseph Anderson, Jr. (born 6 August 1943) is an English actor. He was born in Hillingdon, Middlesex, into a theatrical family. His grandparents and great-great-aunt were acclaimed actors. His father is the film director Michael Anderson, Sr. Anderson trained at the Arts Educational School in drama and ballet. He appeared in seventy-two films between 1956 and 1998, the most notable films include The Sundowners (1960), The Sons of Katie Elder (1965), Major Dundee (also 1965) and in Logan's Run he played the character Doc, opposite of Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Richard Jordan and Farrah Fawcett (1976). In the 1966-1967 season, Anderson co-starred with Barbara Hershey, who portrayed his sister, in an ABC family western series, The Monroes. The programme was about five orphans trying to survive in the Wyoming wilderness. It was partly filmed in and about Grand Teton National Park near Jackson, Wyoming. The Monroes did not last the full season on the air. He also appeared in a 1969 episode of ABC's Love, American Style. Michael Anderson Jr. is stepson of actress Adrienne Ellis, and stepbrother of actress Laurie Holden (The X-Files, The Walking Dead). His brother is producer David Anderson. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Anderson, Jr., licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Highlander: The Series
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7

Highlander: The Series

(1992) Ian Bancroft
Logan's Run
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7

Logan's Run

(1976) Doc
The Sons of Katie Elder
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7

The Sons of Katie Elder

(1965) Bud Elder
Land of the Giants
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7

Land of the Giants

(1968) Ben Car
The Greatest Story Ever Told
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6

The Greatest Story Ever Told

(1965) James the Younger
Major Dundee
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7

Major Dundee

(1965) Trooper Tim Ryan
In Search of the Castaways
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6

In Search of the Castaways

(1962) John Glenarvan
CHiPs
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7

CHiPs

(1977) Lucas Peters

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
1996 Funeral Priest
Harrison Dekker
1995 Mr. Nicely
1993 David Lean
Lt. Jeff Carruthers
N/A
1992 Ian Bancroft
1989 N/A
1984 N/A
N/A
1981 N/A
1980 N/A
David Lustig
1977 N/A
Lucas Peters
1976 N/A
Doc
Dan Hodges
1974 Darrell Pettet
1973 Tommy Byrnes
N/A
1972 N/A
Cole Wetherall
1971 J.J.
1970 Stan Whitman
1968 N/A
Ben Car
N/A
1967 N/A
1966 N/A
1965 N/A
Pvt. Martin Hale
Bud Elder
Trooper Tim Ryan
James the Younger
1964 Patrick, Phyllis' Son
1962 John Glenarvan
N/A
Lewis Craig
Alvin
1961 N/A
1960 Sean Carmody
1959 Boy with Cap Gun
1958 Martin Strangeways
N/A
1956 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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