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Gary Graham (born June 7, 1950) is an American actor. He may be best known for his starring role as Detective Matthew Sikes in the television series Alien Nation (1989–1990) and five subsequent Alien Nation television films (1994–1997).

Gary Graham
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Gary Graham at 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International
Born (1950-06-07) June 7, 1950 (age 69)
OccupationActor
Years active1975–present

Biography and careerEdit

Graham was born in Long Beach, California. One of his earliest roles was in the 1980 CBS mini series Scruples based on the Judith Krantz novel starring Lindsay Wagner. He was cast as a "hitman" on the television show Moonlighting co-starring opposite Bruce Willis.

He has played more than 38 TV roles and has also been in more than 40 movies.

Band names: The Gary Graham Garage Band, The Gary Graham Band and The Sons of Kirk.

TelevisionEdit

As well as Alien Nation and Star Trek, Graham starred in a 2008 TV pilot styled after Sin City called Dead End City.

Alien NationEdit

As well as starring as Detective Matthew Sikes in the television series Alien Nation (1989–1990), he resumed this role in the TV movies Alien Nation: Dark Horizon (1994), Alien Nation: Body and Soul (1995), Alien Nation: Millennium (1996), Alien Nation: The Enemy Within (1996), and Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy (1997). He was also in Monk (2004) where he posed a huge threat to Adrian and Alison Marie.

Star TrekEdit

Star Trek fans probably know him best from his more recent guest-starring roles on Star Trek: Enterprise as the recurring character Ambassador Soval, a Vulcan ambassador to Earth. He also guest-starred on Star Trek: Voyager (1995) once, playing Ocampan community leader Tanis in the season 2 episode Cold Fire. He plays a new role, Ragnar, in the fan production Star Trek: Of Gods and Men and continued this role in Star Trek: Renegades.

In 2015, Graham reprised his role as Ambassador Soval, in the fan film Star Trek: Axanar.[1]

MoviesEdit

His films include Hardcore, The Hollywood Knights, All the Right Moves, The Arrogant, The Last Warrior, Robot Jox, Running Woman, Siren. Gary's most recent films are InAlienable, Action Hero and Dreams Awake. Graham made his directorial debut in the spring of 2007 with the film Interviews which he also wrote.

Web-based workEdit

Graham also made appearances as the "Smoking Jacket Guy" in the introduction and other scenes in the Internet gaming show The Jace Hall Show.[2]

Graham played Dr. David Macavoy in the web series Universal Dead.[3] In late June, 2010 it was announced that Universal Dead will be made into a feature film.[4]

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1979 Hardcore Tod (Credited as Gary Rand Graham)
1980 The Hollywood Knights Jimmy Shine
1983 All the Right Moves Greg
1988 The Arrogant Giovanni
1989 The Last Warrior Gibb
Robot Jox Achilles
1992 Man Trouble Butch Gable
1993 Necronomicon: Book of Dead Sam (part 2)
1997 Steel Detective
To Die Quietly Tommy
1998 Running Woman John Delaney
2006 Siren Jay Fagan
2007 Star Trek: Of Gods and Men Ragnar Video
Plugged Detective Slogan Short
2008 Dead End City Murphy Video Short
Mistaken Identity George Kempler
Interviews
2010 Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey Green (Voice)
2013 Dust of War Tom Dixie
2014 Prelude to Axanar Ambassador Soval Short
The Extendables Burton
2017 Champion Jack Reed
2018 Demon Protocol Father Prester J. Bedford
Unbelievable!!!!! Neil Downe

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1976 The Quest Aaron Jordan 1 Episode
1977 Eight Is Enough Second Poker Player 1 Episode
Starsky & Hutch Freddy 1 Episode
Police Woman Santa 1 Episode
1978 David Cassidy: Man Undercover Otis 1 Episode
1979 The Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel Jacob Barth Television film
The Ordeal of Patty Hearst Young Editor Television film
The Incredible Hulk Greg Episode: "Metamorphosis"
1980 Scruples Jake Cassidy TV mini series
1981 Knots Landing Cal 1 Episode
No Place to Hide David Norland Television film
Fire on the Mountain Marshal Burr Television film
CHiPs Anthony Chadway Episode: "Concours d'Elegance"
1982 The Dukes of Hazzard Denny 1 Episode
Thou Shalt Not Kill Ray Masters Television film
Money on the Side Jack Gilson Television film
T. J. Hooker Jeff Simpson 1 Episode
1984 Remington Steele Butch Bemis 1 Episode
1985 The Atlanta Child Murders Ken Lawson TV miniseries
Moonlighting Michael Wrye 1 Episode
Crazy Like a Fox Judd 1 Episode
Hunter David Talon Episode: "Killer in a Halloween Mask"
Hollywood Beat
1987 The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission Joe Stern Television film
1989-1990 Alien Nation Detective Matthew Sikes 22 Episodes
1992 In the Best Interest of the Children John Birney Television film
Danger Island Rick Television film
1993 Trouble Shooters: Trapped Beneath the Earth Jack Television film
The Commish Barry Witt Episode: "Burned Out Case"
Grace Under Fire Andy Episode: "Second Time Around"
1994 Alien Nation: Dark Horizon Detective Matthew Sikes Television film
1994-1995 M.A.N.T.I.S. Captain Ken Hetrick 9 Episodes
1995 Renegade John Henry Dukane Episode: "Legend"
Legacy of Sin: The William Coit Story Mike Backus Television film
Alien Nation: Body and Soul Detective Matthew Sikes Television film
Star Trek: Voyager Tanis Episode: "Cold Fire"
1996 Alien Nation: Millennium Detective Matthew Sikes Television film
Angel Flight Down Bob Bagshaw Television film
The Siege at Ruby Ridge Brian Jackson Television film
Pacific Blue Jackie Earl Bates Episode: "Genuine Heroes"
Alien Nation: The Enemy Within Detective Matthew Sikes Television film
1997 Sisters and Other Strangers Dave Metzger Television film
Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy Detective Matthew Sikes Television film
1998 Promised Land Ryan Matthews Episode: "Total Security"
Diagnosis: Murder Ryan Matthews Episode: "Promises to Keep"
Soldier of Fortune, Inc. Bill Michaels Episode: "Payback"
1999 Ally McBeal Rodney Wilcox Episode: "Angels and Blimps"
Crusade Bruder Episode: "The Path of Sorrows"
Dillinger in Paradise
2000 Walker, Texas Ranger Travis Episode: "Showdown at Casa Diablo: Part 1"
Manhattan, AZ Lt. Col. Baugarten Episode: "Lt. Colonel's Boy"
Seven Days Paul Watson Episode: "The Fire Last Time"
2001 Nash Bridges Ulysses Paxton Jr. Episode: "Something Borrowed"
1997-2001 JAG Captain Tobias Ingles / Captain Gary Hochausen 6 Episodes
2002 Sheena Glenn Pollett Episode: "Stranded in the Jungle"
The Agency Dobson Episode: "The Understudy"
2003 Dragnet Stan Mackey Episode: "All That Glitters"
2005 Slavery and the Making of America Reenactor Episode: "The Downward Spiral"
Crossing Jordan Ben Morgan Episode: "Sanctuary"
2001-2005 Star Trek: Enterprise Ambassador Soval 12 Episodes
2008 Divas of Novella McGreg Television film
2009 The Crusader Dr. John Ellis
Nip/Tuck Silas Martel Episode: "Wesley Clovis"
2010 Amish Grace Henry Taskey Television film
Universal Dead Dr. David Macavoy 3 Episodes
2012 Cardio World NASA Chief Episode: "I'm FATTER and I Can't Get DOWN!"
2008-2012 The Jace Hall Show Tuxedo Guy / Smoking Jacket Guy / The Smoking Jacket Guy 44 Episodes
2015 Work Related Tony Episode: "1of5"
Under Surveillance Lieutenant Washington Television film
2015-2017 Star Trek: Renegades Ragnar 2 Episodes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 'Star Trek: Axanar' Fan Film Kicks Fundraising into Warp Drive, retrieved 2015-08-19
  2. ^ "Crackle - Watch Movies Online, Free TV Shows, & Original Online Series".
  3. ^ "Universal Dead". Universal Dead. Retrieved 2012-06-04.
  4. ^ "Universal Dead full length feature?". Archived from the original on 2011-08-18.

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