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Ron Harper Biography (1936-)
Full name, Ronald Robert Harper; born January 12, 1936, in Turtle Creek, PA;son of George and Mabel Grace Champion Harper; married Sally Stark (an actress); children: Nicole. Addresses: Agent: Tisherman Agency, 6767 ForestLawn Dr., Suite 101, Los Angeles, CA 90068.; Contact: 2109 South Wilbur Ave.,Walla Walla, WA 99362.
- Birth Details
- January 12, 1936
- Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania, United States
- Head of CIA, The Soldier (also known as Codename: The Soldier), Embassy Pictures Corp., 1982
- Jack, Below Utopia (also known as Body Count), Cinetel Films, 1997
- Jack, The Odd Couple II (also known as Neil Simon's The Odd Couple II), Paramount, 1998
- Norman, Freedom Strike, A-pix Entertainment, 1998
- Minister, Pearl Harbor, 2001
- Also appeared in Venom.
- Detective Bert Kling, 87th Precinct, NBC, 1961
- Jeff Conway, Wendy and Me, ABC, 1964
- Paul Marshall, The Jean Arthur Show, CBS, 1966
- Lieutenant Craig Garrison, Garrison's Gorillas, ABC, 1967
- Steve Prescott number two, Where the Heart Is, CBC, 1970-1973
- Uncle Jack, Land of the Lost, NBC, 1974
- Alan Virdon, Planet of the Apes, CBS, 1974
- Dr. Andrew Marriott, Love of Life, 1977-1980
- Taylor Holloway, Another World (also known as Another World: Bay City), NBC, 1980
- Baxter McCandless, Capitol, CBS 1985-87.
- Charles Hartman, Loving, ABC, 1988
- Peter Whitemore, Generations, NBC, 1990-1991
- Also appeared as Jarrett Morgan, Capitol, CBS; appeared in TheStudio.
- Alan Virdon, Back to the Planet of the Apes, 1981
- Appeared as narrator, Disaster: The Unflyable Plane, BBC.
- "Duel at Parkinson Town," Laramie, NBC, 1960
- "The River Crossing," Wagon Train, NBC, 1960
- "Duty Bound," The Deputy, NBC, 1961
- "The Best Policy," The Tall Man, NBC, 1961
- Eric Abbott, "Top of the Stairs," The Big Valley, ABC, 1969
- Glen, "Fool's Gold," Cannon, CBS, 1971
- "Cast in Steele," Remington Steele, NBC, 1984
- Dad, "Transsexual Wedding," Night Stand, syndicated, 1995
- Elderly man, "I Left My Heart in San Francisco," Night Stand, syndicated, 1997
- Man number one, "Eric Hollywood," Boy Meets World, ABC, 1998
- Eddie, "Trackdown," Walker, Texas Ranger, CBS, 1998
- Chairman, "The Stackhouse Filibuster," The West Wing, NBC, 2001
- Also appeared in "Operation Lemonade," FBI: The Untold Stories, ABC; Beverly Hills, 90210, Fox; Melrose Place, Fox; Savage Season;
The Equalizer, CBS; thirtysomething;
Hill Street Blues; and Dynasty.
- Directed and produced The Studio (series).
- Luke, Sweet Bird of Youth, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1958-1959
- Also appeared as Big Jim, A Palm Tree and a Rose Garden, Broadwayproduction; Hank, Night Circus, Detroit; and Richard, 6 RMS RIV VU, Broadway production.
- Wrote episodes of The Studio.