Richard Dean Anderson Biography; Net Worth, Age, Height, Daughter, Wife, Movies And TV Shows

Richard Dean Anderson is an American actor and producer who began his television career in 1976.

Richard Dean Anderson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on January 23, 1950 and is the oldest of four sons. His parents are Stuart Jay Anderson and Jocelyn Rhae Carter.

Richard Dean Anderson attended Alexander Ramsey High School where he sought to achieve his dream of becoming a hockey player. However, his dreams were cut short when he broke his arms.

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Richard Dean Anderson then channeled his energy into becoming an actor and studied for it at St. Cloud State University and then furthered at the Ohio University.

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Richard Dean Henderson has worked as a whale handler in a marine mammal show, a musician in medieval dinner theater, and as a street mime and juggler. He has stated that this period was “the happiest of [his] life” and has expressed an interest in teaching juggling, clowning, and other circus arts to disadvantaged youths.

Richard Dean Anderson Height

Richard Dean Anderson has a height of 1.85 m.

Richard Dean Anderson Wife And Daughter

Richard Dean Anderson and wife
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Richard Dean Anderson’s wife is Apryl A. Prose and they got married in 1996. Apryl A. Prose and Richard Dean Anderson have a daughter called Wylie Quinn Annarose Anderson, who was born on August 2, 1998).

Richard Dean Anderson Net Worth

During the time Richard Dean Anderson was appearing on “Stargate: SG-1,” he teamed up with Michael Greenburg to create the production company Gekko Film Corporation. This company became involved in the production of every episode of “Stargate: SG-1” between 1997 and 2007.

Richard Dean Anderson has appeared in commercials for brands like Mastercard and Pepsi and owns a  3,800 square-foot home in Malibu worth $10 million.

Richard Dean Anderson has a net worth of $30 million.

Richard Dean Anderson TV Shows

Richard Dean Anderson’s first movie role was in the American soap opera, General Hospital as Dr. Jeff Webber from 1976 to 1981.  In 1982–1983, Richard Dean Anderson starred as Adam in the CBS television series Seven Brides for Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

In the 1983–1984 season, Richard Dean Anderson played Lieutenant Simon Adams on the 22-week Dennis Weaver series, Emerald Point N.A.S on CBS.

Richard Dean Anderson Anderson came to fame in the lead role of Angus McGyver in the hit television series MacGyver, which lasted from 1985 to 1992.

From 1997 to 2005, Richard Dean Anderson starred as Jack O’Neill in Stargate SG-1.

Richard Dean Anderson Movies

Year Title Role
1982 Young Doctors in Love Drug Dealer
1986 Odd Jobs Spud
Ordinary Heroes Tony Kaiser
1992 Through the Eyes of a Killer Ray Bellano
In the Eyes of a Stranger Jack Rourke
1994 MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis Angus MacGyver
MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday Angus MacGyver
Beyond Betrayal Bradley Matthews
1995 Past the Bleachers Bill Parish
1997 Firehouse Lt. Michael Brooks
2008 Stargate: Stargate Continuum Jack O’Neill



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