Kenneth Kimmins Biography (1941-)

Born September 4, 1941, in Brooklyn, NY; son of Edward F. (a distiller) and Charlotte (maiden name, Duncan) Kimmins; married second wife, Lisa Raggio (anactress). Addresses: Manager: Burstein Company, 15304 Sunset Blvd., Suite 208, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272.

Actor, producer, director, writer
Birth Details
September 4, 1941
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Thorton McLeish, Dallas, CBS, 1982-1983
  • Mr. President, Fox, 1987
  • Jerry Fedderson, Leo and Liz in Beverly Hills, CBS, 1987
  • Howard Burleigh, Coach, ABC, 1989-1997
  • Dr. Bernard Klein, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (also known as Lois & Clark and The New Adventures of Superman), ABC, 1995-1997
  • Also appeared in A Rock and a Hard Place, NBC.
  • Miniseries
  • Fuller, Moviola: The Scarlett O'Hara War (also known as The Scarlett O'Hara War), NBC, 1980
  • Broderick, The Atlanta Child Murders, CBS, 1985
  • Fogerty, If Tomorrow Comes, CBS, 1986
  • Movies
  • Andy, My Old Man, CBS, 1979
  • Dr. Lewis Halloran, The Henderson Monster, CBS, 1980
  • All God's Children, ABC, 1980
  • Joe Kimble, I Was a Mail Order Bride, CBS, 1982
  • Duward Sandifer, Eleanor, First Lady of the World, CBS, 1982
  • Bill, My Body, My Child, ABC, 1982
  • Fred Burns, Your Place or Mine?, CBS, 1983
  • Keith Mackerson, Emergency Room, syndicated, 1983
  • Chief of surgery, Why Me?, ABC, 1984
  • Network spokesman, The Ratings Game (also known as The Mogul), The Movie Channel, 1984
  • (As Ken Kimmins) Dr. Barney Kay, Blackout, HBO, 1985
  • Eugene Skerritt, Something in Common, CBS, 1986
  • Gary Cole, A Fight for Jenny, NBC, 1986
  • Principal, Help Wanted: Kids, ABC, 1986
  • Booking officer, Love among Thieves, ABC, 1987
  • Jake Spanner, Private Eye (also known as Hoodwinked and The Old Dick), USA Network, 1989
  • District Attorney Randall Thatcher, Perry Mason: The Case of the Reckless Romeo, NBC, 1992
  • Epstein, The Jennie Project, The Disney Channel, 2001
  • Specials
  • (As Ken Kimmins) Mr. Lee, "Rookie of the Year," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1976
  • Uncle Paul, But It's Not My Fault!, ABC, 1983
  • Howard Burleigh, Coach Retrospective: Mary Hart Goes One-on-One with "Coach," ABC, 1994
  • Pilots
  • Larry, A Rock and a Hard Place, NBC, 1981
  • Mr. Donovan, Hardesty House, ABC, 1986
  • Nell's PR Firm boss, Significant Others, Fox, 1998
  • Episodic
  • John Henderson, "Murray and the Liquor Board," Archie Bunker's Place, CBS, 1979
  • Blind man, "Episode 69," Soap, ABC, 1980
  • (As Ken Kimmins) Wayne Craven, "Jennifer Moves," WKRP in Cincinnati, CBS, 1980
  • Sam Girard, "'Tis the Season to Be Murdered," Hart to Hart, ABC, 1980
  • Henry, "I Love You, Too, Smith/Mamma and Me/Sally's Paradise," The Love Boat, ABC, 1981
  • Howard Cutler, "Hometown," Lou Grant, CBS, 1981
  • "Bye, Bye American Spy," House Calls, 1981
  • Keith Michaels, "The Silent Partner," The Fall Guy, ABC, 1982
  • Fred Wilson, "Friends, Romans, and Accountants," Cheers, NBC, 1982
  • Mr. Anderson, "A Hair of the Dog," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1982
  • Mr. Anderson, "Phantom of the Hill," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1982
  • Mr. Anderson, "No Body's Perfect," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1982
  • Mr. Putnam, "Animal Attractions," Newhart, CBS, 1983
  • Councilman Barnett, "Footloose Mel," Alice, CBS, 1984
  • Hal Rogers, "There Goes the Neighborhood," Hardcastle and McCormick, ABC, 1985
  • Dr. Chase, "Life and Death," Dynasty, ABC, 1985
  • Ford Stevens, "Steele Blushing," Remington Steele, NBC, 1985
  • Reverend Wilkes, "The Many Lives of Jonathan," Shadow Chasers, ABC, 1985
  • "Home Again," Our House, NBC, 1986
  • Watson, "Once a Son," My Two Dads, NBC, 1987
  • Mr. Dodson, "Beauty and the Babe," Rags to Riches, NBC, 1987
  • Cooper, "No Hard Feelings," Night Court, NBC, 1987
  • Officer, "Back to Oakland," Highway to Heaven, NBC, 1988
  • Dr. Bradley Lawrence, "Fetus Completus," L.A. Law, NBC, 1988
  • "Who Do You Truss?," Hooperman, ABC, 1988
  • "Home," TV 101, CBS, 1988
  • Bob King, "The Black Widow," Matlock, NBC, 1989
  • Thomas Sefton, "Shallalagh," Hunter, NBC, 1989
  • T. Mark Fitch, "Passion Plundered," Night Court, NBC, 1989
  • Doctor, "The Chimes at Midnight," Beauty and the Beast, CBS, 1990
  • Doctor, "Invictus," Beauty and the Beast, CBS, 1990
  • Pete, "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?," Empty Nest, NBC, 1991
  • Harry Travis, "The Abduction," Matlock, NBC, 1992
  • Surgeon, "Mr. Dreeb Comes to Town," Picket Fences, CBS, 1992
  • Mr. Joffe, "Jay Is for Jealousy," Herman's Head, Fox, 1993
  • Surgeon, "Strangers," Picket Fences, CBS, 1993
  • Phil, "The Note," Ellen, ABC, 1994
  • Harvard University dean, "Angel Gone Bad," Unhappily Ever After, The WB, 1996
  • Henry Holmes, "The Accused," The Jamie Foxx Show, The WB, 1997
  • (As Kenneth Kimmons) Mr. Walker, "Two Guys, a Girl and an Elective," Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place, ABC, 1998
  • (As Kenneth Kimmons) Mr. Walker, "Two Guys, a Girl and an Internship," Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place, ABC, 1998
  • Mr. Forsley, "Pyramids on the Nile," Ally McBeal, Fox, 1999
  • Bob Brite, "Graduation," Clueless, UPN, 1999
  • Daniel Citrone, "Contemptuous Words," JAG, CBS, 1999
  • Mr. Hibbert, "Polterguest," Bette, CBS, 2001
  • General Stanley, "Full Disclosure," The West Wing, NBC, 2004
  • Also appeared as Mr. Kimble, "Domestic Bliss," Fired Up, NBC; in Doogie Howser, M.D., ABC.
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Associate producer, Network, United Artists, 1977
  • (As Ken Kimmins) Stanley, Thieves, Paramount, 1977
  • Annie Hall, United Artists, 1977
  • Maitre D', Shoot the Moon, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1982
  • Parkview hotel manager, Bachelor Party, 1984
  • Officer Kenney, Invaders from Mars, Cannon, 1986
  • Detention teacher, Some Kind of Wonderful, Paramount, 1987
  • Mr. Capello, I Was a Teenage Vampire (also known as My Best Friend Is a Vampire), 1987
  • Security guard, Stella, Buena Vista, 1990
  • Wyler, Diplomatic Immunity, Fries Distribution Immunity, 1991
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Wally Myers, The Male Animal, Lakes Region Playhouse, Laconia, NH, 1960
  • (Broadway debut) Charley Montgomery, The Fig Leaves Are Falling, Broadhurst Theatre, 1968
  • All My Sons, Equity Library Theatre, New York City, 1968
  • Adaptation/Next, Greenwich Mews Theatre, New York City, 1969
  • Harry, Company, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1971
  • The Gingerbread Lady, Plymouth Theatre, New York City, 1971
  • (London debut) Harry, Company, Her Majesty's Theatre, 1971
  • Standby for Jimmy Perry, Status Quo Vadis, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1973
  • Feldman, The Magic Show, Cort Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • Mayor Shin, Music Man, Neil Simon Theatre, New York City, 2000-2001
  • Also appeared in The Fantasticks, Sullivan Street Playhouse; Impressions on Love, off-Broadway production; Nasty Rumors and Final Remarks, Public Theatre, New York City; Twelve Angry Men, Henry FondaTheatre, Los Angeles; The Normal Heart, Los Angeles.
  • Major Tours
  • Harvey Greenfield, Cactus Flower, U.S. cities, 1967-1968
  • Stage Work
  • Producer, Just the Immediate Family, Hudson Guild Theatre, New York City, 1978
  • Also worked as director and coproducer, Impressions on Love.
  • Stage Plays
  • Wrote Impressions on Love, New York City.

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