David Dukes Biography (1945-2000)

Full name, David Coleman Dukes; born June 6, 1945, in San Francisco, CA; sonof a California highway patrolman; married Carolyn Lee McKenzie, October 9, 1965 (divorced February 1981); married Carol Muske, January 31, 1983; children: (first marriage) Shawn; (second marriage) Anne Cameron Muske-Dukes. Addresses: Agent: International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Actor, choreographer
Birth Details
June 6, 1945
San Francisco, California, United States
Death Details
October 9, 2000
Tacoma, Washington

Famous Works

  • Stage Appearances
  • Murderous Angels, Center Theatre Group, Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, CA, 1969
  • In 3 Zones, Charles Playhouse, Boston, MA, 1970
  • (Broadway debut) Horace, The School for Wives, Lyceum Theatre, NewYork City, 1971
  • Aubrey Beardsley, The Neophyte, Center Theatre Group, New Theatrefor Now, Los Angeles, CA, 1971
  • Don Carlos, Don Juan, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Lyceum Theatre, 1972
  • Committee member, The Great God Brown, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Lyceum Theatre, 1972
  • Albert Adam, The Play's the Thing, Bijou Theatre, New York City, 1973
  • The judge, The Government Inspector, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Edison Theatre, New York City, 1973
  • Husbands number seven, eight, and nine, The Visit, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1973
  • Coustouillu, Chemin de Fer, New Phoenix Repertory Theatre, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, 1973
  • Nick Potter, Holiday, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, 1973
  • The Death and Life of Jesse James, New Theatre for Now, Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, 1974
  • Scandal, Love for Love, New Phoenix Repertory Theatre, Helen HayesTheatre, New York City, 1974
  • Guido Venanzi, The Rules of the Game, New Phoenix Repertory Company, Helen Hayes Theatre, 1974
  • Billy, The Salty Dog Saga, New Dramatists, New York City, 1975
  • Henry, Travesties, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, 1975
  • Design for Living, Goodman Theatre, Chicago, IL, 1976 , and at theNational Shakespeare Festival, Old Globe Theatre, San Diego, CA, 1981
  • Harold, The Man Who Drew Circles, New Dramatists, 1976
  • General William Tecumseh Sherman, Rebel Women, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, New York City, 1976
  • Henry, Travesties, Center Theatre Group, Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, 1977
  • Horst, Bent, New Apollo Theatre, New York City, 1979
  • Victor Frankenstein, Frankenstein, Palace Theatre, New York City,1981
  • Benjamin, Another Part of the Forest, Center Theatre Group, Ahmanson Theatre, 1982
  • Antonio Salieri, Amadeus, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1982
  • Charles and Harold, Light Comedies, Center Theatre Group, AhmansonTheatre, 1984
  • Rene Gallimard, M. Butterfly, Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New YorkCity, 1988
  • Andrew Makepeace Ladd III, Love Letters, Edison Theatre, 1989-90
  • Narrator, Shipwreck, Getty Museum, 1990
  • Edward, Someone Who'll Watch Over Me, Booth Theatre, New YorkCity, 1992
  • Dr. Harry Hyman, Broken Glass, Booth Theatre, 1994
  • Also appeared as Dr. Harry Hyman, Broken Glass, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT.
  • Major Tours
  • Horace, The School for Wives, Canadian cities, 1971-72
  • Title role, Dracula, U.S. cities, 1979
  • Stage Work
  • Choreographer of sword fights, Macbeth, New York Shakespeare Festival, Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • Film Appearances
  • Guard, The Strawberry Statement, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1970
  • James Morrison, The Wild Party, American International Pictures, 1975
  • George de Marco, A Little Romance, Orion, 1979
  • Daniel Blank, The First Deadly Sin, Filmways, 1980
  • David, Only When I Laugh (also known as It Hurts Only When I Laugh and Neil Simon's Only When I Laugh), Columbia, 1981
  • Graham Selky, Without a Trace, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1983
  • Phillip, The Men's Club, Atlantic, 1986
  • Waldo Tarr, Catch the Heat (also known as Feel the Heat), Trans World, 1987
  • Ed Winston, Date with an Angel, De Laurentiis Group, 1987
  • Howard Hellenbeck, Rawhead Rex (also known as RawHeadRex),Empire, 1987
  • Myron Weston, Deadly Intent, Fries Distribution, 1988
  • Peter Goodwin, See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989
  • (Uncredited) Doctor, The Handmaid's Tale, Cinecom, 1990
  • Bo Peterson, The Rutanga Tapes (also known as Killer Instinct), Shapiro Glickenhaus Home Video, 1991
  • Under Surveillance, 1991
  • Victor Feldman, Me and the Kid, Orion, 1993
  • Chris Paine, Fled, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1996
  • Tinseltown, Samuel Goldwyn Films, 1998
  • Veterinarian, Can I Play?, 1998
  • David Lewis, Gods and Monsters, Universal, 1998
  • Spencer Dane Sr., Slappy and the Stinkers, TriStar, 1998
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Robert Lassiter, Beacon Hill, CBS, 1975
  • Dr. Wade Halsey, Sisters, NBC, 1991-93
  • Jack Larson, The Mommies (also known as Mommies), NBC, 1993-95
  • Edward Sherman, Pauly (also known as Mommy and Me), Fox, 1996-97
  • Miniseries
  • Mike Koshko, Harold Robbins' 79 Park Avenue (also known as 79 Park Avenue), NBC, 1977
  • Leslie Slote, The Winds of War, ABC, 1983
  • George William Fairfax, George Washington, CBS, 1984
  • Leopold Strabismus, James A. Michener's Space (also known as Space), CBS, 1985
  • David Osborne, Kane and Abel, CBS, 1985
  • Leslie Slote, War and Remembrance, ABC, 1988
  • Tim Curtiz, Look at It This Way, A&E, 1993
  • Pilots
  • Dr. Chase, The Many Loves of Arthur, NBC, 1978
  • Mike Kelly, The Bakery, CBS, 1990
  • Movies
  • David Allen, A Fire in the Sky, NBC, 1978
  • Reverend Crane, Go West, Young Girl!, ABC, 1978
  • Miles Standish, Mayflower: The Pilgrim's Adventures, CBS, 1979
  • Joe Dine, Some Kind of Miracle, CBS, 1979
  • Lou Ribin, The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal, NBC, 1979
  • Bill Sanger, Portrait of a Rebel: Margaret Sanger (also known as Portrait of a Rebel: The Remarkable Mrs. Sanger), CBS, 1980
  • Avery McPherson, Miss All-American Beauty, CBS, 1982
  • Bill Gardner, Sentimental Journey, CBS, 1984
  • Barney Powers, Turn Back the Clock (also known as Repeat Performance), NBC, 1989
  • Murdoch, Snow Kill (also known as Over the Edge), USA Network, 1990
  • Jo Bouillon, The Josephine Baker Story, HBO, 1991
  • Jerry Levin, Held Hostage: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story (also known as Beirut and Forgotten: The Sis and Jerry Levin Story), ABC, 1991
  • Joe Hubbard, Wife, Mother, Murderer--The Marie Hilley Story (alsoknown as Black Widow--The Marie Hilley Story, The Marie Hilley Story, and Wife, Mother, Murderer), ABC, 1991
  • Sloane, She Woke Up, ABC, 1992
  • Dr. Mervyn Silverman, And the Band Played On, HBO, 1993
  • Robert, Spies, The Disney Channel, 1993
  • Stuart Quinn, The Surrogate, ABC, 1995
  • Arthur Miller, Norman Jean and Marilyn (also known as Norma Jean & Marilyn), HBO, 1996
  • Edward Janroe, Last Stand at Saber River, TNT, 1997
  • Everett Reagle, The Love Letter, 1998
  • Leland Hayward, Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story (alsoknown as Life of the Party: Pamela Harriman), Lifetime, 1998
  • Jordan McNamara, Supreme Sanction, HBO, 1999
  • Specials
  • Guido, Rules of the Game, 1975
  • Cutting, Valley Forge, NBC, 1975
  • Dr. O'Brien, Handle with Care, CBS, 1977
  • Gooper, "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," American Playhouse, PBS, 1984
  • Levi Strauss, "My Darlin' Clementine," American Tall Tales and Legends, Showtime, 1987
  • Dr. Ned Darrell, "Strange Interlude," American Playhouse, PBS, 1988
  • Narrator, Gabriel Garcia Marquez--Magic and Reality, PBS, 1990
  • Episodic
  • Joe Heston, "Coinage of the Realm," Harry O, 1974
  • "Corporation," Barney Miller, ABC, 1977
  • All That Glitters, syndicated, 1977
  • The man who tried to rape Edith, "Edith's 50th Birthday, Part One," All in the Family, CBS, 1977
  • Jim Walsh, "Jack's Navy Pal," Three's Company, ABC, 1978
  • Ted Miller, "Remembering Melody," The Hitchhiker, HBO, 1984
  • Todd Ettinger, "Ye Gods," The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1985
  • Dr. Allistair Alwyn, Kyle Fernando, and Romulo Rayfield, "Mysterious Stranger," Time Trax, 1993
  • Darren Worthy, "In Defense of Murder," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1996
  • Jack Brenner, Seventh Heaven, The WB, 1998
  • Johnson Biblico, Ally McBeal, Fox, 1998
  • Mr. Joseph McPhee, " ... That is the Question," Dawson's Creek, The WB, 1998-99
  • Ted Lennon, "A Day in the Life," The Practice, ABC, 1999
  • Thomas Mallory, "Roads Taken," Sliders, 1999
  • "Higher Calling," Snoops, 1999
  • Patrick Simpson, Family Law, CBS, 1999
  • Also appeared in Family, ABC; The Virginian; The Jeffersons; Beacon Hill.
  • Taped Readings
  • Michel Foucault, "A Question of Place," A Sound Portrait of Michel Foucault, National Public Radio (Washington, DC), 1980
  • Narrator, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Caedmon (New York City), 1983
  • Best of Science Fiction and Fantasy, Dove Audio (Beverly Hills, CA), 1991
  • Deadly Allies, Dove Audio, 1992
  • My Other Life, Dove Audio, 1996
  • Dr. Neruda's Cure for Evil, Dove Audio, 1996

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