Rick Schroder Biography (1970-)

Full name, Richard Bartlett Schroder, Jr.; born April 13, 1970, in Staten Island, NY; son of Richard (a telephone company district manager) and Diane (a telephone company employee) Schroder; married Andrea Bernard, 1992; children:Holden Richard, Luke William, Cambrie, Faith Anne. Addresses: Agent: International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211.; Agent: Baker Winokur Ryder, 9100 Wilshire Blvd., 6th floor West, BeverlyHills, CA 90212.

Birth Details
April 13, 1970
Staten Island, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Ricky Stratton, Silver Spoons, NBC, 1982-86, syndicated, 1986-87
  • Detective Danny Sorenson, NYPD Blue, ABC, 1998-2001
  • Miniseries
  • Newt Dobbs, Lonesome Dove, CBS, 1989
  • Newt Dobbs, Return to Lonesome Dove, CBS, 1993
  • Otto Macnab, James A. Michener's "Texas" (also known as Texas), ABC, 1995
  • Billy Richardson, Innocent Victims, ABC, 1996
  • Movies
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Title role, Little Lord Fauntleroy, CBS, 1980
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Joey Bosnick, Something So Right, CBS, 1982
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Robby Farley, Two Kinds of Love, CBS, 1983
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Alex Stewart, A Reason to Live, NBC, 1985
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Calvin Graham, Too Young the Hero (also knownas Too Young a Hero), CBS, 1988
  • Danny Evetts, Out on the Edge (also known as Committed), CBS, 1989
  • Clay Nelson, Terror on Highway 91, CBS, 1989
  • Terry O'Kelley, A Son's Promise (also known as The O'Kelley Brothers, Fire in the Heart, and The Terry O'Kelley Story), ABC, 1990
  • Mark, The Stranger Within, CBS, 1990
  • Jimmy Perls, Blood River, CBS, 1991
  • Johnny Cortino, My Son Johnny (also known as My Son Frankieand My Brother Frankie), CBS, 1991
  • Frank Reilly, Miles from Nowhere (also known as The Long Walk Home), CBS, 1992
  • John Thornton, Call of the Wild, CBS, 1993
  • Joey Cutter, To My Daughter with Love (also known as Single Dad), NBC, 1994
  • Nick Donahue, Too Close to Home, CBS, 1997
  • Jason Copeland, Detention: The Siege at Johnson High (also known as Target for Rage and Hostage High), ABC, 1997
  • Isaiah Dockett, Heart Full of Rain, CBS, 1997
  • Sam Benson, Ebenezer, TNT, 1997
  • Henry, What We Did That Night (also known as Murder at Devil'sGlenn), ABC, 1999
  • Whittlesey, The Lost Battalion, Arts and Entertainment, 2002
  • Specials
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's Star-Studded Spoof ofthe New Season--G Rated--with Glamour, Glitter, and Gags, NBC, 1982
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Kraft Salutes Walt Disney World's 10th Anniversary, CBS, 1982
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Battle of the Network Stars, ABC, 1982
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Circus of the Stars #7, CBS, 1982
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Circus of the Stars #9, CBS, 1984
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Circus of the Stars #10, CBS, 1985
  • (As Ricky Schroder) WrestleMania 2, Showtime, 1986
  • (As Ricky Schroder) NBC's 60th Anniversary Celebration, NBC, 1986
  • Himself, Lonesome Dove: The Making of an Epic, syndicated, 1992
  • Voice of Joseph Plumb Martin, The American Revolution, Arts and Entertainment, 1994
  • Himself, The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, 1999
  • Also appeared (as Ricky Schroder) in The Jimmy McNichol Special; Doug Henning's World of Magic; An Orchestra Is a Team, Too; Missing: Have You Seen This Person?; S.O.S.: Secrets of Surviving.
  • Episodic
  • Hansel, "Hansel and Gretel," Faerie Tale Theatre, Showtime, 1982
  • Lieutenant Matthew Ryan, "The Deserter," Dead Man's Gun, Showtime,1998
  • Film Appearances
  • (As Ricky Schroder) T. J. Flynn, The Champ, United Artists, 1979
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Bobby, The Last Flight of Noah's Ark, Buena Vista, 1980
  • (As Ricky Schroder) Shawn Daley, The Earthling, Filmways, 1981
  • Billy Maloney, Across the Tracks, Academy, 1991
  • Stick, There Goes My Baby (also known as The Last Days of Paradise), Orion, 1994
  • Lieutenant Paul Hellerman, Crimson Tide, Buena Vista, 1995
  • Cop, I Woke Up Early the Day I Died (also known as Ed Wood's IWoke Up Early the Day I Died and I Awoke Early the Day I Died), Cinequanon Pictures International, 1998
  • Brad, Poolhall Junkies, Gold Circle Films, 2001

Further Reference


    • Interview, May, 2000, p. 88
    • Newsweek, November 16, 1998, p. 74
    • People, November 15, 1993, pp. 117-20; May 10, 1999, p. 109

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