Biography

Max Gail was born on April 5, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Maxwell Trowbridge Gail. He is an actor and director, known for Barney Miller (1974), 42 (2013) and D.C. Cab (1983). He has been married to Nan Harris since 1989. They have two children. He was previously married to Willie Beir.

Max Gail was born on April 5, 1943 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Maxwell Trowbridge Gail. He is an actor and director, known for Barney Miller (1974), 42 (2013) and D.C. Cab (1983). He has been married to Nan Harris since 1989. They have two children. He was previously married to Willie Beir.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 75

Birthday 1943-04-05

Place of Birth Detroit - Michigan - USA

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Also Known As

  • Maxwell Gail
  • Maxwell Trowbridge Gail
  • Maxwell Gail Jr.
  • Max Gail Jr.

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Last Full Measure as Haley
Killer in the Mirror
The Legend of Tillamook's Gold as Julie's Grandfather
2017 Abundant Acreage Available as Hans
2017 September Morning as Delivery Don
2017 The Hero as Gary Babcock
2016 Recovery Road(1 episode) as Mort
2015 Underdog Kids as Charlie Walker
2015 I'll See You in My Dreams as Carl
2014 Scorpion(2 episodes) as Bruce
2014 The Frontier as Sean
2014 Review(1 episode) as Roger
2013 42 as Burt Shotton
2012 Perception(1 episode) as John O'Hare
2011 Act Your Age as Andrew
2009 Always and Forever as Bill Anderson
2008 Gary Unmarried(6 episodes)
2007 Life(1 episode)
2007 Mad Men(1 episode) as Floyd
2006 Dexter(1 episode)
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Jerry Carp
2006 Sons & Daughters(11 episodes) as Wendal Halbert
2005 Criminal Minds(1 episode)
2005 Hoxsey: When Healing Becomes a Crime as Narrator
2004 Entourage(1 episode)
2004 Mind Rage as Lou
2003 Cold Case(1 episode)
2003 NCIS(1 episode)
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2001 Facing the Enemy as Thomas Galloway
2001 The Perfect Wife as Ted Vance
2000 18 Wheels of Justice(1 episode)
1999 Naturally Native as Mr. Carson
1999 Judging Amy(1 episode)
1998 Judgment Day as General William 'Bill' Meech
1997 The Inheritance as Arliss Johnson
1997 Tell Me No Secrets as Art Koster
1996 Forest Warrior as Sheriff Ramsey
1994 Mortal Fear as Det. Michael Curran
1994 Pontiac Moon as Jerome Bellamy
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1994 Sodbusters as Tom Partridge
1994 Dangerous Touch as Jasper Stone
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger(2 episodes)
1993 The Switch as Judge Johnson
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman(1 episode)
1992 A Child Lost Forever: The Jerry Sherwood Story as Mr. Jurgens
1992 Renegade(1 episode)
1991 Home Improvement(1 episode)
1990 Normal Life(13 episodes)
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D.(1 episode)
1989 Quantum Leap(1 episode)
1988 Judgment in Berlin as Judah Best
1987 Tonight's the Night as Sam Davies
1986 Where Are the Children? as Clay Eldridge
1986 Can You Feel Me Dancing? as Mel Nichols
1986 Matlock(2 episodes)
1985 Amazing Stories(1 episode) as Duncan Moore
1984 Murder, She Wrote(1 episode)
1984 Heartbreakers as King
1983 D.C. Cab as Harold
1983 Vietnam: The Secret Agent as Narrator
1983 Whiz Kids(18 episodes)
1980 The Aliens Are Coming as Russ Garner
1980 Cardiac Arrest as Leigh Gregory
1980 Fun and Games
1979 11th Victim as Andrew Spencer
1979 Tales of the Unexpected(1 episode)
1977 Curse of the Black Widow as Ragsdale
1976 Battle of the Network Stars(2 episodes)
1975 Night Moves as Stud
1975 Barney Miller(176 episodes) as Stan Wojciehowicz
1972 The Streets of San Francisco(1 episode)
1971 Dirty Harry as Tunnel Hoodlum (uncredited)
1971 Cannon(2 episodes)

Directing

2006 Sons & Daughters(1 episode)Director
1983 Whiz Kids(1 episode)Director
1975 Barney Miller(5 episodes)Director

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