Ultimately, Richard Basehart became best-known to television audiences as Admiral Harriman Nelson, commander of the glass-nosed nuclear submarine 'S.S.R.N Seaview' in Irwin Allen's Voyage to the ... Multi-talented, multi-award-winning actress Kathleen (Doyle) Bates was born on June 28, 1948, and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. Show "The Love Boat" star Jill Whelan holds her tiny dog as she attends the Hollywood Christmas Parade in December 1980 in Los Angeles, California. His legendary performances transcend time and have been woven into the fabric of this country's artistic legacy. Vanessa and her brother grew up in suburban New York in comfortable surroundings. He was previously married ... Bess Armstrong was born on December 11, 1953 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Elizabeth Key Armstrong. Shelley Winters was born Shirley Schrift of very humble beginnings on August 18, 1920 (some sources list 1922) in East St. Louis, Illinois. The glitterati that graced The Love Boat’s decks as guest stars ran the gamut. Los Angeles, New York and all parts of the country, Florence has helped raise millions of dollars for various charitable organizations.Jerold Franks, friend ... Leslie William Nielsen was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, and raised in Tulita (formerly Fort Norman), Northwest Territories. He was educated at New York Professional Children's School and began performing at age 5. His father, William Hemsley, ... Meredith Baxter was born on June 21, 1947 in South Pasadena, California, USA as Meredith Ann Baxter. Lindley appeared on Pacific Princess nine times between 1977 and 1981, playing a variety of characters. Gene Kelly got her into the movies for the film An American in Paris (1951). She is an actress, known for Thumbelina (1994), The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979) and Tiger by the Tail (1970). At the young age of nine, Scott decided that he wanted to be an actor. A woman (Patty Duke Astin) believes another passenger (Ricky Nelson), who has amnesia, is a former lost-love. His father, a lawyer, died when Dirk ... Brenda Benet, born Brenda Ann Nelson in Los Angeles, California, on August 14, 1945, was a classic example of the modern-day Hollywood tragedy. He is an actor, known for There Will Be Blood (2007), Taxi (1978) and Notruf California (1972). Although Red Buttons is best known as a stand-up comic, he is also a successful songwriter, an Academy Award-winning actor (and has been nominated for two Golden Globe awards) and an accomplished singer. She was previously married to Donald B. Alen. Sherman Alexander Hemsley, Air Force veteran and actor, was born on Feb. 1, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He began performing at age three and began making pictures in 1927. Ahoy, matey! Her acting career began when she was introduced to her brother Ray Duke's ... Ernest Borgnine was born Ermes Effron Borgnino on January 24, 1917 in Hamden, Connecticut. He grew up in various Northern California ... Actor Todd Bridges has seen and done it all. Directed by George Tyne. Born in Lethbridge, Alberta, on February 4, 1923, Conrad Stafford Bain was a twin son (the other was named Bonar) born to Stafford ... Jimmy Baio was born on March 15, 1962 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as James Joseph Baio. In the 1970s, Adams was frequently heard on Himan Brown's CBS ... A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Eddie Albert was a circus trapeze flier before becoming a stage and radio actor. His film ... Robert Guillaume was born on November 30, 1927 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Robert Peter Williams. Upon graduating from high school, Shirley went to New York to audition for the casting director of Rodgers & ... David Hasselhoff has become one of the most recognizable faces on television and throughout the world. 0 … Her acting career began at age six when she won the Baby Miss San Fernando Valley contest, which opened up the glamorous world of ... Telma Hopkins was born on October 28, 1948 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA as Telma Louise Hopkins. He was married to Roxanne Wander, Paula Stewart and Joan Mann. She is an actress and writer, known for Soap (1977), Throb (1986) and The Love Boat (1977). Despite many a powerful performance, this actor's actor never quite achieved the stardom he deserved. Guest Stars. While studying law, he sang with the band The Alabamians, and took over the group in 1928. She has been married to Grahame Pratt since October 16, 1965. He was also heard on most of the successful radio programs during radio's "Golden Age." Robbins studied drama at UCLA, where he graduated with honors in 1981. Alphonzo later became ... Robert Reed was an American actor, mostly known for television roles. International sensation The Love Boat aired on ABC from 1977 to 1987. Celeste Holm was an only child, born into a home where her mother was a painter and her father worked in insurance. Following high school graduation, Kennedy enlisted in the United States Army in 1943 with the hope to become a fighter ... Della began singing in her hometown of Detroit when she was 6 years old. Patricia Klous Judy McCoy, Laurie Blake 29 Episodes. He is a producer and actor best known to audiences for his portrayal of Almanzo Wilder from 1979 to 1983 on the iconic pioneer drama, Little House on the Prairie. The star of many land and underwater adventures, Lloyd Vernet Bridges, Jr. was born on January 15, 1913 in San Leandro, California, to Harriet Evelyn (Brown) and Lloyd Vernet Bridges, Sr., who owned a movie theater and also worked in the hotel business. This could be an incentive to cross the uncanny valley when it comes to CGI. She attended prestigious Bennington College in... Cyd Charisse was born Tula Ellice Finklea on March 8, 1921 in Amarillo, Texas. She was an actress, known for The Thin Man (1957), The Red Skelton Hour (1951) and Broadway Television Theatre (1952). As an only child, Ernest enjoyed most sports, especially boxing, ... Tom Bosley was born on October 1, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Thomas Edward Bosley. As sexy but smart Jennifer Marlowe on the sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978), the ravishing star later became a soap-styled fixture in mini-movies.... Melissa Sue Anderson was very much like her most famous character role, of eldest child & sister, Mary Ingalls -- a quiet, slightly shy girl who would rather read a book than climb a tree. 50. She has been married to Nancy Locke since December 8, 2013. She... Don Ameche was a versatile and popular American film actor in the 1930s and '40s, usually as the dapper, mustached leading man. He is an actor and writer, known for Someone's Watching Me! He began his career at the Chichester Festival Theatre in the UK.