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Lance R. Guest (born July 21, 1960) is an American actor. He developed a serious interest in acting in the 9th grade, and he majored in theater while attending UCLA.

Guest has starred in many theatrical films including his role as Jimmy alongside actress Jamie Lee Curtis in the film Halloween II and also starred in I Ought to Be in Pictures. His most notable role is in the 1984 science fiction film The Last Starfighter as Alex Rogan, and as Beta, a robot sent to replace Alex while he was in space. In 1987, Lance starred in Jaws: The Revenge as Michael Brody. In 2000, he played Cosmo Cola in Stepsister from Planet Weird. In 2001, he played Hugo Archibald in The Jennie Project.

His starring TV roles included Lou Grant from 1981–1982 and Knots Landing in 1991. He has guest starred on St. Elsewhere, The Wonder Years, Party of Five, JAG, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, Becker, Life Goes On, House, and Jericho.

Lance has starred on Broadway as Johnny Cash in the musical Million Dollar Quartet, a fictionalized depiction of a unique moment in music history: the one and only time Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley ever met and recorded music as a group.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Lance Guest, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Lance R. Guest (born July 21, 1960) is an American actor. He developed a serious interest in acting in the 9th grade, and he majored in theater while attending UCLA.

Guest has starred in many theatrical films including his role as Jimmy alongside actress Jamie Lee Curtis in the film Halloween II and also starred in I Ought to Be in Pictures. His most notable role is in the 1984 science fiction film The Last Starfighter as Alex Rogan, and as Beta, a robot sent to replace Alex while he was in space. In 1987, Lance starred in Jaws: The Revenge as Michael Brody. In 2000, he played Cosmo Cola in Stepsister from Planet Weird. In 2001, he played Hugo Archibald in The Jennie Project.

His starring TV roles included Lou Grant from 1981–1982 and Knots Landing in 1991. He has guest starred on St. Elsewhere, The Wonder Years, Party of Five, JAG, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, Becker, Life Goes On, House, and Jericho.

Lance has starred on Broadway as Johnny Cash in the musical Million Dollar Quartet, a fictionalized depiction of a unique moment in music history: the one and only time Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley ever met and recorded music as a group.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Lance Guest, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1960-07-21

Place of Birth Saratoga, California, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Traces as Nelson
2014 Late Phases as Griffin
2012 The Nightmare Isn't Over! The Making of Halloween II
2011 The Least of These as Mark Roberts
2008 Flu Bird Horror as Garrett
2007 Shadowbox as Morell - Shadow Man
2006 Jericho (1 episode)
2004 House (1 episode)
2001 The Jennie Project as Hugo Archibald
2001 Mach 2 as Keith Dorman
2000 Stepsister from Planet Weird as Cosmo Cola
1995 JAG (2 episodes)
1994 Party of Five (1 episode)
1993 Hart to Hart Returns as Duke as Peter McDowell
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1988 The Wonder Years (1 episode) as Mike Detweiller
1987 Jaws: The Revenge as Michael Brody
1985 My Father, My Rival as Scott
1984 Just The Way You Are as Jack the Answering Service Guy
1984 The Last Starfighter as Alex Rogan
1984 The Roommate as Orson Zeigler
1982 St. Elsewhere (2 episodes)
1982 I Ought to Be in Pictures as Gordon
1981 Halloween II as Jimmy Lloyd
1981 Please Don't Hit Me, Mom as Michael Reynolds
1979 Knots Landing (12 episodes)
1977 Lou Grant (5 episodes)
1972 ABC Afterschool Special (1 episode) as Tim

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