Biography

Michael Joseph "Mike" Farrell (born February 6, 1939) is an American actor, best known for his role as Captain B.J. Hunnicutt on the television series MAS*H (1975–83). He is an activist for politically liberal causes.

Farrell was a producer of Patch Adams (1998) starring Robin Williams, and has starred on the television series Providence (1999–2002) and appeared as Milton Lang, the father of Victor Lang (John Slattery), husband of Gabrielle Solis (Eva Longoria) on Desperate Housewives (2007–2008). He was seen in the tenth season episode "Persona" of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

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Michael Joseph "Mike" Farrell (born February 6, 1939) is an American actor, best known for his role as Captain B.J. Hunnicutt on the television series MAS*H (1975–83). He is an activist for politically liberal causes.

Farrell was a producer of Patch Adams (1998) starring Robin Williams, and has starred on the television series Providence (1999–2002) and appeared as Milton Lang, the father of Victor Lang (John Slattery), husband of Gabrielle Solis (Eva Longoria) on Desperate Housewives (2007–2008). He was seen in the tenth season episode "Persona" of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 56

Birthday 1939-02-06

Place of Birth St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Michael Joseph Farrell

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Bucky and the Squirrels as Mike Farrell
2016 American Crime Story(1 episode) as Lee Miglin
2005 Ghost Whisperer(1 episode)
2005 Supernatural(1 episode) as Fred Jones
2005 Locusts as Lyle Rierden
2004 Desperate Housewives(3 episodes)
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2002 M*A*S*H: 30th Anniversary Reunion as Himself/Host
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(1 episode)
1999 Providence(96 episodes) as Jim Hansen
1997 Sins of the Mind as William
1996 Superman: The Animated Series(9 episodes)
1996 Superman - The Last Son of Krypton as Jonathan Kent (voice)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1996 Hanged on a Twisted Cross as Bonhoeffer
1995 The Killers Within as Congressman Clayton
1990 The Price of the Bride as Joe Roth
1990 Lockdown as Prentiss
1989 Incident at Dark River as Tim McFall
1989 A Deadly Silence as Atty. Gianelli
1986 Vanishing Act as Harry Kenyon
1986 Matlock(2 episodes) as Judge David Bennett
1984 Murder, She Wrote(1 episode) as Drew Borden
1983 Choices of the Heart as Ambassador Robert E. White
1983 Memorial Day as Matt Walker
1982 Prime Suspect
1981 El Salvador: Another Vietnam as Narrator
1980 Father Damien: The Leper Priest as Robertson
1978 Battered as Michael Hawks
1974 The New Land(1 episode)
1974 Harry O(1 episode)
1974 Live Again, Die Again as James Carmichael
1974 The Questor Tapes as Jerry Robinson
1973 She Cried Murder as Walter Stepanic
1972 M*A*S*H(205 episodes) as B. J. Hunnicutt
1972 Ghost Story(1 episode)
1972 The Longest Night as Wills
1972 The Sixth Sense(1 episode)
1971 Cannon(1 episode)
1970 The Interns(24 episodes)
1969 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors(1 episode)
1969 The Bill Cosby Show(1 episode)
1968 Panic in the City as Dick Blaine
1968 Targets as Man in Phonebooth
1967 Mannix(1 episode)
1967 Garrison's Gorillas(1 episode)
1967 Ironside(1 episode)
1966 The Monkees(1 episode)
1965 I Dream of Jeannie(1 episode)
1964 Daniel Boone(1 episode)
1963 Captain Newman, M.D. as Patient (uncredited)
1962 Combat!(1 episode)
1961 The Dick Powell Show(1 episode) as Young Couple Boy
1954 Lassie(2 episodes)

Writing

1989 Incident at Dark RiverStory
1979 Ebony, Ivory and JadeTeleplay
1979 Ebony, Ivory and JadeStory
1972 M*A*S*H(218 episodes)Writer

Directing

1972 M*A*S*H(4 episodes)Director

Production

1998 Patch AdamsProducer

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