Biography

The future MacGyver (1985) and Stargate SG-1 (1997) star was born on January 23, 1950, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His father, Stuart Anderson, was a teacher at a local high school and his mother, Jocelyn, was an artist who was talented in both sculpting and painting. He and his two younger brothers, Thomas John and James Stuart, grew up in a suburb of Minneapolis called Roseville. During his childhood and teenage years, he developed a love for sports, music (especially jazz) and acting.

The future MacGyver (1985) and Stargate SG-1 (1997) star was born on January 23, 1950, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His father, Stuart Anderson, was a teacher at a local high school and his mother, Jocelyn, was an artist who was talented in both sculpting and painting. He and his two younger brothers, Thomas John and James Stuart, grew up in a suburb of Minneapolis called Roseville. During his childhood and teenage years, he developed a love for sports, music (especially jazz) and acting.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1950-01-23

Place of Birth Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Official Site http://www.rdanderson.com/

Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2012 MacGyver and the New Citan(3 episodes) as MacGyver
2012 Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23(1 episode) as Richard Dean Anderson
2011 Fairly Legal(4 episodes) as David Smith
2009 Stargate Universe(6 episodes) as Jack O'Neill
2009 Stargate SG-1: Children of the Gods - Final Cut as Colonel Jack O'Neill
2009 The Fairly OddParents: Wishology as Macgyver (voice)
2008 Stargate: Continuum as Major General Jack O'Neill
2004 Stargate Atlantis(1 episode) as Brigadier General Jack O'Neill
2004 Stargate Atlantis(2 episodes)
1997 Stargate SG-1(178 episodes) as Jack O'Neill
1997 Firehouse as Lt. Michael Brooks
1996 Pandora's Clock(2 episodes) as Capt. James Holland
1995 Legend(13 episodes) as Ernest Pratt
1994 MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday as Angus MacGyver
1994 MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis as MacGyver
1992 Through the Eyes of a Killer as Ray Bellano
1992 In the Eyes of a Stranger as Jack Rourke
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1986 Ordinary Heroes as Tony Kaiser
1986 Odd Jobs as Spud
1985 MacGyver(143 episodes) as Angus MacGyver
1983 Emerald Point N.A.S.(35 episodes)
1982 Seven Brides for Seven Brothers(22 episodes) as Adam McFadden
1982 Young Doctors in Love as Drug dealer
1979 The Facts of Life(1 episode)
1976 Battle of the Network Stars(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)

Production

1997 Stargate SG-1(224 episodes)Producer
1994 MacGyver: Trail to DoomsdayExecutive Producer

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