Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kevin Tighe (b. Jon Kevin Fishburn; August 13, 1944) is an American character actor primarily known for his roles on television. Tighe is best known for his role as Roy DeSoto, a senior paramedic, on the NBC series Emergency! (1972–77). He and Randolph Mantooth, his partner in the series, have remained close friends. In the 2000's he played Anthony Cooper the father of John Locke on the ABC series Lost.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kevin Tighe (b. Jon Kevin Fishburn; August 13, 1944) is an American character actor primarily known for his roles on television. Tighe is best known for his role as Roy DeSoto, a senior paramedic, on the NBC series Emergency! (1972–77). He and Randolph Mantooth, his partner in the series, have remained close friends. In the 2000's he played Anthony Cooper the father of John Locke on the ABC series Lost.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 57

Birthday 1944-08-13

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, United States

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2013 I Am I as Gene
2009 Lie to Me (1 episode) as Fletcher Bellwood
2009 My Bloody Valentine as Ben Foley
2006 Numb3rs (1 episode)
2005 A Life in Suitcases as William Gottschalk
2005 Today You Die as Max Stevens
2005 The Deal as John Cortland
2004 Lost (5 episodes)
2004 The 4400 (2 episodes)
2003 The Tulse Luper Suitcases: Antwerp
2003 The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story as William Gottschalk
2003 Fast Food High as Dave Richter
2002 Nancy Drew as Coach Jeffries
2002 Everwood (1 episode)
2002 Rose Red (3 episodes)
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode)
2000 The Sight as Jake
1999 Freaks and Geeks (1 episode) as Mr. Andopolis
1999 Mumford as Mr. Crisp
1999 The West Wing (1 episode)
1999 Family Law (1 episode)
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)
1999 The Darwin Conspiracy as Allan Hollingsworth
1998 Winchell as William Randolph Hearst
1996 In Cold Blood (2 episodes) as Herbert Clutter
1996 Scorpion Spring as California County Sheriff Rawley Gill
1996 Race the Sun as Jack Fryman
1995 Jade as D.A. Arnold Clifford
1995 The Single Guy (1 episode)
1995 Murder One (23 episodes) as David Blalock
1995 Escape to Witch Mountain as Sheriff Bronson
1995 Star Trek: Voyager (1 episode)
1995 The Avenging Angel as Benjamin Rigby
1994 ER (1 episode)
1994 Chicago Hope (1 episode)
1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape as Ken Carver
1993 Geronimo: An American Legend as Brig. Gen. Nelson Miles
1993 I Love a Man in Uniform as Frank
1993 Caught in the Act as Police Detective
1993 Better Off Dead. as D.A. John Byron
1992 School Ties as Coach McDevitt
1991 Face of a Stranger as Richard Foster
1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter as Steven Elliott
1990 Another 48 Hrs. as Blake Wilson
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode) as Sam Forney
1989 Road House as Tilghman
1989 Lost Angels as Dr. Gaeyl
1989 K-9 as Lyman
1988 Eight Men Out as Joseph 'Sport' Sullivan
1987 Matewan as Hickey
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode) as Lt. Moynihan
1977 The Hardy Boys / Nancy Drew Mysteries (2 episodes)
1975 Ellery Queen (1 episode)
1973 Emergency +4 (23 episodes) as Fireman Roy DeSoto (voice)
1972 Emergency! (132 episodes) as Roy DeSoto
1968 Adam-12 (1 episode)
1967 Narcotics: Pit of Despair as John Scott

Directing

1972 Emergency! (4 episodes)Director

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