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

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • 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.
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • 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.
  • Movies
  • Alan Virdon, Back to the Planet of the Apes, 1981
  • Specials
  • Appeared as narrator, Disaster: The Unflyable Plane, BBC.
  • Episodic
  • "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.
  • Television Work
  • Directed and produced The Studio (series).
  • Stage Appearances
  • 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.
  • Television Episodes
  • Wrote episodes of The Studio.

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